Homework Assignment Number 4
For each of the following, what are each of them most famous for in relation the outdoors
and the natural environment.
Emerson & Thoreau Believed and viewed nature as a means to transcend everyday life
Homework Assignment Number 1
What are five factors that have affected the rise in Outdoor Recreation
Answer: 1) increase in free time, 2) industrialization and automation, 3)
4) transportation, and 5) mobility.
Homework Assignment Number 2
Define economic demand
Demand is based on the ability and willingness of consumers to buy specific
quantities of goods and services at a given time.
Define economic supply
There are two types of supply mechanis
Chapter 1 Study Guide
1. Define OUTDOOR RECREATION as the textbook defines it.
Answer: Organized free-time activities participated in for their own sake and where there is
an interaction between the participant and an element of nature.
2. What is
Chapter 3 Study Guide
1. Who is credited with developing the methods for studying bird migration patterns?
Answer: John James Audubon
2. Who is credited with promoting wilderness preservation?
Answer: Aldo Leopold
3. What are steps of a ritual?
Homework Assignment Number 3
Answer: Refers to activities of the young partaken by choice.
Answer: Ritual refers to a set or series of acts with a sequence established by tradition
and stemming from the life of a pe
Homework Assignment Number 5
Leisure as a state of mind as three characteristics; perceived freedom, autotelic activities,
and beneficial outcomes. Explain each of these characteristics.
Perceived freedom is a state in which the person feels th
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Leave no Trace ethics in outdoor recreation. Why does it matter and is it important?
LNT is outdoor ethics that teaches people of all ages how to enjoy the outdoors responsibly, and
is the most w
Homework Assignment Number 7
The five basic social systems in todays society are? What is the basic function(s) of each
social system in todays society?
Homework Assignment Number 6
What is Maslows Hierarchy of Needs and how does it relate to Outdoor Recreation and
Maslow has 5 levels of the Hierarchy of Needs starting with the bottom: 1. Physiological
needs, 2. Security needs, 3. Soci
Chapter 2 Study Guide
1. Rachel Carsons cause was
Answer: It was her fourth book, the landmark and her best seller, The Silent Spring (1962),
touched off an international controversy over the long-range effects of pesticides. By
shocking the world