Global Politics: Chapter Fourteen

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Question 1:


a) Discrimination against indigenous people
b) Mismanagement of common natural resources
c) The dearth of endangered animal species
d) Destruction of virgin forests
e) A fictional story about the end of the world

Question 2:


a) National parks
b) Fresh water
c) International airspace
d) Forest reserves

Question 3:


a) The Arctic region
b) Niagara Falls
c) The Trans-American Highway
d) Freshwater sources

Question 4:


a) The imposition of trespassing fines
b) The establishment of protected areas
c) A ban on swimming
d) The conservation of rain water

Question 5:


a) Vanishing Borders
b) Tragedy of the Commons
c) Silent Spring
d) Cry the Beloved Country
e) Our Common Heritage

Question 6:


a) Nancy Reagan
b) Jackie Kennedy
c) Ladybird Johnson
d) Marilyn Monroe
e) Martin Luther King Junior

Question 7:


a) Green Earth
b) Greenpeace
c) Transparency International
d) The UN
e) Oxfam

Question 8:


a) The assassination of President Kennedy
b) The moonwalk
c) The Cuban Revolution
d) The Cold War
e) The passage of the Environmental Protectionism Act

Question 9:


a) The Kyoto Accord
b) The Conference on the Law of the Sea
c) The Earth Conference
d) The Environmental Protection Act
e) The Conference on the Human Environment

Question 10:


a) The 1968 UNESCO conference
b) The 1972 UN Conference on the Human Environment
c) The Conference on the Law of the Sea
d) The Rio Earth Summit
e) None of the above.

Question 11:


a) The United Nations Environment Program
b) The United Nations Food Program
c) The Environmental Protection Program
d) The UN Conference on Trade and Development
e) The International Seabed Authority

Question 12:


a) The Common Humanity
b) Millenium Development Goals
c) Save the World
d) Our Common Future
e) Our Common Destiny

Question 13:


a) The United Kingdom
b) China
c) France
d) The United States
e) India