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Warm up questions

APES QOD August 21

Which of the following is part of a positive feedback mechanism associated with global climate change? A. Increased gas mileage in cars. B. Increased cloudiness caused by more moisture in the atmosphere. C. Melting of Arctic sea ice. D. Increased

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APES QOD August 17

Possible effects of a warmer atmosphere include which of the following? Expanded ranges of tropical diseases More intense hurricanes and typhoons Increased crop damage from pests and diseases a. I only b. II only c. I and III only d.

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APES QOD April 6

Which country is the largest emitter of CO2? A) USA B) China C) Russia D) India E) Ethiopia

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APES QOD April 4

Which of the following would be a source of methane? A) a forest fire B) a fallow agricultural field C) a residential lawn D) a rice paddy E) a malfunctioning soda dispenser

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APES QOD April 3

The most harmful forms of suspended particulate matter (SPM) are typically A) fine particles (PM-10) and ultra fine particles (PM-2.5) B) coarse particles (PM-15) and fine particles (PM-10) C) aerosols and diesel exhaust D) sea salt nuclei E) wild fire ash

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APES QOD March 28

All of the following are likely consequences of indoor air pollution EXCEPT an increase in A. the development and exacerbation of asthma B. the risk of developing lung cancer C. the risk of developing skin cancer D. flulike symptoms, chronic

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APES QOD March 30

The most harmful forms of suspended particulate matter (SPM) are typically A) fine particles (PM-10) and ultra fine particles (PM-2.5) B) coarse particles (PM-15) and fine particles (PM-10) C) aerosols and diesel exhaust D) sea salt nuclei E) wild fire particles

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APES QOD March 27

Which of the following is a common component of photochemical smog and is reddish brown gas with a pungent odor? A) Methane, CH4 B) Carbon Dioxide, CO2 C) Carbon Monoxide, CO D) Ozone, O3 E) Hydrogen, H

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APES QOD March 23

From Q1 on the 2009 FRQ (b) Identify a nitrogen-containing primary pollutant that contributes to the formation of photochemical smog. Describe how that primary pollutant forms and explain why Councilman Budd was wrong. (c) Identify one secondary pollutant that is a

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APES QOD March 21

Q: Which of the following is a greenhouse gas that is also a by-product of anaerobic respiration? a. Methane b. Nitrogen  c. Oxygen d. Nitrogen dioxide e. Hydrogen sulfide

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