Environmental Change and Challenge, Third Edition - Chapter 15

Instructions: For each question, click on the radio button beside your answer. When you have completed the entire quiz, click the Submit my answers button at the bottom of the page to receive your results.

Question 1:

a) True
b) False

Question 2:

a) True
b) False

Question 3:

a) The value of the annual world fish catch is $58 billion.
b) The value of coral reefs for fisheries and tourism is $30 billion per year.
c) The value of mangrove degredation in Pakistan is $20 million in fishing losses.
d) The value of the Newfoundland cod fishery collapse is $US 10 million.

Question 4:

a) True
b) False

Question 5:

a) 80, 80
b) 40, 80
c) 30, 50
d) 20, 50

Question 6:

a) 15 per cent
b) 20 per cent
c) 25 per cent
d) 30 per cent

Question 7:

a) 9
b) 12
c) 15
d) 18

Question 8:

a) True
b) False

Question 9:

a) committed to buy at least $100 million worth of recycled products annually
b) reduced sandwich packaging by more than 90 per cent by switching to paper wrapping
c) saved 100 million hectares of virgin tropical rain forest from conversion since 2001
d) Both a and b.
e) Both b and c.

Question 10:

a) a barter system set up by organic subsistence farmers
b) an urban agriculture movement in Vancouver
c) a network of businesses committed to expanding the use of organic cotton
d) an organic produce food chain
e) None of the above.

Question 11:

a) True
b) False

Question 12:

a) the Canadian Environmental Choice product labelling program
b) products certified under a Canadian program
c) a project aiming to influence business practices
d) Both a and b.
e) Both a, b, and c.