ch. 4 Earth science quiz

ch. 4 Earth science quiz

this quiz covers all of chapter 4 for i guess a review before you take a science test

published on September 26, 2012198 responses 2 5.0★ / 5

the clean air act

makes all air pollution illegal
limits grenhouse gases in outdoor air
limis nonpoint source pollution
sets limits on certain pollutants in outdor air

Petroleum and natural gas form from?

the remains of plants and animals buried in the seas long ago
the decay of radioactive sediments underground

an unnatural warming of the atmosphere near earths surface is called

solar wind
ozone accumulation
acid precipitation
global warming

which of the following substances is a fuel used in nuclear power plants

sulfur dioxide
uranium
petroleum
carbon dioxide

the careful use of resources is

conservation
recycling
composting
depositon

hydroelectric power produces electricity using?

the suns rays
wind
moving water
storms

Which of the following is a fossil fuel?

Uranium
Coal
Wood
Ozone

point source solution comes from sources that are

basically unknown
directly identifiable
very small
dumped illegally

what type of pollution did the clean water act succeed in limiting

carbon dioxide
sewage
solid waste
acid precipitation

Nonrenewable resources are those that?

Will never run out
Take one or two decades to replace
Have infinite supplies
Are contaminated by pollution