Chapter 19, Sections 1 & 2

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  • 1. 
    Living things in the environment are called ______________________ factors, while non-living things are called ___________________ factors.
    • A. 

      Abiotic and biotic

    • B. 

      Biotic and abiotic

    • C. 

      Nitrogen and carbon

    • D. 

      Latitude and longitude

  • 2. 
    ____________________ is an abiotic factor.  
    • A. 

      An animal

    • B. 

      A plant

    • C. 

      Soil

    • D. 

      Bacteria

  • 3. 
    If water is polluted, the _______________ could also be affected.
    • A. 

      Soil

    • B. 

      Air

    • C. 

      Climate

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 4. 
    The ________________________ cycle involves evaporation, precipitation, and transpiration.
    • A. 

      Nitrogen

    • B. 

      Water

    • C. 

      Carbon

    • D. 

      Rock

  • 5. 
    ________________________  is a biotic factor.  
    • A. 

      The sun

    • B. 

      A plant

    • C. 

      Soil

    • D. 

      Nitrogen

  • 6. 
    Before nitrogen can be used, it has to go through nitrogen _____________________, where the nitrogen atoms are separated.
    • A. 

      Precipitation

    • B. 

      Fertilization

    • C. 

      Fixation

    • D. 

      Elevation

  • 7. 
    Which of the following would not make soil more fertile (more able to grow crops)?
    • A. 

      Animal waste

    • B. 

      Chemicals

    • C. 

      Fertilizer

    • D. 

      Dead plants and animals

  • 8. 
    Which action would add excess carbon to the environment?
    • A. 

      Eating less meat

    • B. 

      Recycling

    • C. 

      Burning fossil fuels

    • D. 

      Riding your bike

  • 9. 
    Your human footprint is _______________________________.
    • A. 

      Your impact on the environment

    • B. 

      The size of your feet

    • C. 

      How much you recycle

    • D. 

      A never ending cycle in the environment

  • 10. 
    _____________________ makes up the largest percentage of the atmosphere.  
    • A. 

      Oxygen

    • B. 

      Water

    • C. 

      Carbon

    • D. 

      Nitrogen