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Environment

Environmental Science

Quiz 18 :

Global Climate Change

Quiz 18 :

Global Climate Change

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Keeling's reports from Mauna Loa demonstrated ______________
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Carbon dioxide is ______________
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The Kyoto Protocol uses the 1990 emission levels of each nation as a baseline target for greenhouse gas reductions.Which of the following countries showed the greatest increase in greenhouse gas emissions from 1990 to 2012?
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All of the following are anthropogenic factors contributing to climate change EXCEPT ______________
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The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change is an international panel that ______________
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The greenhouse effect involves warming of Earth's surface and the ______________
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Which of the following may result in a positive feedback mechanism that would intensify climate change?
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Which of the following is an adaptation response to climate change?
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The Kyoto Protocol ______________
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Which of the following states is expected to experience the greatest increase in temperature by the year 2100?
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Earth's atmosphere can cause global warming because ________________
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Public transportation is ______________
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Human sources of nitrous oxide in the atmosphere include all of the following EXCEPT ______________
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In the wake of the U.S.failure to ratify the Kyoto Protocol,______________ .
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Which of the following technologies is currently allowing us to decrease carbon emissions from automobiles?
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Earth's climate ________________
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The largest source of anthropogenic greenhouse gases in the United States is ________________
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The average automobile is only about ______________% efficient at moving itself down the road.
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Milankovitch cycles ______________
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img Which of the following greenhouse gases has (have)experienced at least a 50% increase in atmospheric concentration since 1750?
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