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Warm up questions

APES QOD September 21

The graph below shows the average monthly temperatures for two cities, A and B, which are both located at 36° north latitude.   Which statement best explains the difference in the average yearly temperature range for the two cities? A)  City B is located in a

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APES QOD September 19

Identify and describe two threats to aquatic biodiversity.

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APES QOD September 18

What does El Nino bring to the Eastern United States? A. Warm winters B. Extremely cold winters C. Hot summers D. Cooler than normal summers E. Lack of seasons.

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APES QOD September 14

—If you travel from Canada to Costa Rica, you would pass through many biomes. This change in biomes is mainly the result of —A. altitude B. human factors —C. increase in temperature and precipitation D. ocean currents —E. succession

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APES QOD September 11

Which two geochemical cycles are directly effected by fertilizer? I.     Nitrogen cycle II.   Carbon cycle III. Phosphorus cycle (A) I only (B) I and III only (C) I and II only (D) II and III only (E)

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APES QOD Sept. 5

—The process by which a soil nutrient is reduced and released to the atmosphere as a gas is called —A. Photosynthesis —B. Eutrophication —C. Denitrification —D. Decomposition —E. Transpiration

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APES QOD August 30

Which of the following best explains why decomposers in the soils and water are important to ecosystems? A) They remove heavy metals. B) They store carbon dioxide. C) They recycle nutrients. D) They neutralize acid deposition. E) They produce more

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APES QOD August 28

The atmospheric concentration of carbon dioxide increased from 278 ppm in 1790 to 407 ppm in 2017. What is the approximate percent increase in carbon dioxide concentration from 1790 to 2017? (A) 38% (B) 46% (C) 92% (D) 105% (E)

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APES QOD August 24

2008 Exam Question Describe TWO ecosystem services provided for humans by forests. Explain how clearcutting would affect each ecosystem service you describe.

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APES QOD August 22

Many scientists maintain that a rise in sea level has occurred in the last hundred years as a result of global warming. If this is true, which of the following factors best explains such a rise? A. Increased precipitation B. Increased

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