Bio Retake Test 1

Created Nov 29, 2012
by kgaylord
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Solar radiation makes several other energy sources possible, including? A) Biofuels B) Wind...
D
Natural gas is? A) The most damaging to the environment when extracted B) Often associated...
B
Hydroelectric power generation? A) Produces high quantities of greenhouse gases B) Has no undesirable...
D
Sustainable development involves? A) Searching for more deposits of fossil fuels B) Developing...
C
Coal combustion is responsible for the following environmental effects: A) Accumulations of...
E
Generally speaking, deserts are located in places where air masses are usually? A) Rising B)...
B
The main reason polar regions anr cooler than the equator is because? A) the poles are permaneltly...
D
Which of the following statements is a correct match between a biome and its description? A)...
B
The atmosphere around Earth can cause global warming primarily because? A) Fossil fuels release...
E
Which of the examples below provides appropriate abiotic and biotic factors that might determine...
E
Which marine zone would have the highest rates of primary productivity (photosynthesis)? A)...
C
Water moves from land to the atmosphere through? A) Transpiration only B) Evaporation only C)...
D
An unexpected freeze that kills a population of chipmunks is an example of? A) A population...
B
You arrive back in the United States after having visited a foreign country located on another...
D

The population in the figure below will most likely? A) Stabilize within 20 years B) Increase...
B
All of the statements below accurately describe predator-prey relationships, EXCEPT: A) Cryptic...
D
Which statement accurately describes the relationship between a country and its energy use? A)...
D

Which of the following choices matches this figure? A) Crab spiders produce hundreds of tiny...
D
What is one way in which energy flow differs fron chemical cycling? A) Energy can both enter...
E
Why is energy lost when herbivores eat primary producers? A) Digestion takes place so rapidly...
C
The type of population growth occurring between the years 1820 and 1850 is most accurately...
B
The dashed line on the graph above represents the? A) Maximum population size B) Average birth...
D
The graph above indicates that the sheep population most likely is? A) Growing in excess of...
C
Which statement correctly describes what is happening in the sheep population between 1850...
A
(Look at paper)  Based on the relationship between Plasmodium spp. and humans, these organisms...
B
(Look at paper) Humans, mosquitoes, and Plasmodium together would be concerded an? A) Biosphere B)...
B
(Look at paper) Which of the following is not an example of a mutualism? A) Rancher ants that...
E
If a fat-soluble but poorly metabolized substance such as DDT gets into the ecosystem shown...
E
Indicate which of the organisms in this ecosystem are primary consumers? (CHOOSE ALL THAT APPLY) A)...
B,C,D
In similar rocky coastal ecosystems where sea otters have disappeared due to human harvesting...
B


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