3.8 Solutions For Sustainability

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3.8 Solutions For Sustainability

Environmental Science 3. 8 - I CAN describe solutions for sustainability.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which of the following is NOT a strategy that could slow population growth?
    • A. 

      Legal punishments

    • B. 

      Limiting education for women

    • C. 

      Public Policy

    • D. 

      Economic incentives

  • 2. 
    Educating women worldwide has lowered birthrates mainly because
    • A. 

      Educated women contribute less to their family income.

    • B. 

      Educated women may learn family planning techniques.

    • C. 

      Educated women have many children to ensure that some survive.

    • D. 

      Educated women are usually the only child.

  • 3. 
    Which of the following is NOT a solution to a population growth problem?
    • A. 

      Renewable energy can help preserve resources

    • B. 

      Public policies help preserve habitats of other species

    • C. 

      Better access to healthcare reduces disease

    • D. 

      Clearing farm land to build more homes

  • 4. 
    An increase in diseases could possibly be helped by
    • A. 

      Better waste treatment

    • B. 

      Urban sprawl

    • C. 

      Recycling programs

    • D. 

      Finding renewable energy sources

  • 5. 
    Improving education opportunities can help (check all that apply):
    • A. 

      Improve family planning options

    • B. 

      Reduce poverty

    • C. 

      Increase family size

    • D. 

      Prevent destruction of natural habitats