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Quiz 15 :

Sport and the Environment

Quiz 15 :

Sport and the Environment

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The 'triple bottom line' of sustainability includes:
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According to a 2014 report from the World Health Organization, climate change is predicted to cause an addition _____ deaths per year between 2030 and 2050.
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D

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If I am concerned about the ways that environment-related activities in my own city of Edmonton might have a negative impact on those living in other parts of Canada, this would be related to:
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A projected rise of _____ temperature is considered the tipping point for trends including: rising water levels from melting glaciers, natural disasters associated with more storms, and food shortage due to more rain and rising temperatures.
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The ways that future generations my be negatively impacted by the environment-related activities of current generations, and recognizing that future generations have no 'say' about the decisions that may impact them, is termed:
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The set of recommendations and strategic roadmap recently introduced for the future of the Olympic Movement that includes stated commitments to environmental sustainability, is called:
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Sustainability carries with it three assumptions. Which of the following is NOT one of those assumptions?
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The Eagleridge Bluffs, a site of a 500-year old dry arbutus forest that was a nesting site for over 20 different species of bird, was at risk in the construction of which project for the 2010 Vancouver Olympics?
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Which renowned Olympic athlete pulled out of his event at the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games for fear for his health?
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What is often considered to be the MOST significant environmental impact of alpine skiing?
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A report into the water venues of the 2016 Rio Olympic Games revealed that:
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As explained in the text, the key difference between strong and weak ecological modernization is:
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Sport that meets the needs of today's sporting communities while contributing to the improvement of future sport opportunities for all and the improvement of the integrity of the natural and social environment on which it depends, is understood by what term:
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Which of the following sports is considered as one of the most environmental impactful?
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A key issue with Agenda 2020, the IOC's recently introduced strategic roadmap that includes stated commitments to environmental sustainability is that:
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If you were to design a golf course aligned with a radical pro-environment perspective, which of the following would you MOST concern yourself with?
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In 1994, the IOC declared _________ as the third pillar of the Olympic movement?
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The ways that the activities of humans also have implications for plants and (non-human) animals, and that humans may disregard or deemphasize these implications, is termed:
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According to Duffy (2011), all venues constructed for the Vancouver Games incorporated practices and technologies that minimized environmental impacts. Which of the following was NOT one of those practices/technologies?
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A recent report found that ______ out of 18 locations where Winter Olympic Games have previously been held would be climate eligible in 2050.
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