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Warm up questions

APES QOD March 16

Algae blooms caused by fertilizer runoffs usually result in A) phytoplankton population explosions B) contaminated shellfish beds C) increased fish populations D) increased productivity E) oxygen depleted waters Explain why this occurs.

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APES QOD March 14

The next four questions  refer to the following qualities of water samples. (A) Acidity (B) Turbidity (C) Hardness (D) Dissolved oxygen (E) Salinity 1. Measured on the pH scale 2. Caused by suspended particulates 3. Decreased by the breakdown of organic

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APES QOD March 13

From the 2012 Exam (a) Identify and describe TWO water-related environmental problems associated with fracking.

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APES QOD March 9

The presence of fecal coliform bacteria in a sample of river water suggests which of the following? A. The pH of the river is very high. B. The water is contaminated with animal waste. C. The river is devoid of

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APES QOD March 7

Which of the following is the best example of grey water? A) Water that is high in calcium, magnesium, and iron. B) Water that is used for bathing and for washing clothes. C) Water from toilets and garbage disposals. D)

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APES QOD February 6

The federal legislation that set maximum containment levels for pollutants that cause adverse health effects in humans is the… (A) Water Quality Act (B) Clean Water Act (C) Pollution Prevention Act (D) National Environmental Policy Act (E) Safe Drinking Water

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APES QOD March 2

What are the benefits that dams provide to humans? What are environmental consequences  of dams? Oroville Dam spillway.

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APES QOD February 28

Porous water-saturated layers of underground rock are known as A. aquifers. B. recharge areas. C. watersheds. D. runoff areas. E. water tables.

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APES QOD February 27

 How much do you spend each week on water? each month? each year?

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APES QOD February 23

Use the following answers for the next four questions: A) Coal B) Oil C) Natural gas D) Nuclear power E) Methane hydrate Recovery of resources is not feasible with current technology and prices Combustion releases large amounts of mercury into

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