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Multiple-Choice Quiz

Our Multiple-Choice Quiz will test your knowledge of the basic concepts and ideas offered in Chapter 10. By successfully reviewing these concepts, you will reinforce your comprehension of these geographic ideas.

This activity contains 20 questions.

Question 1.
An ecosystem is comprised of

 
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Question 2.
The largest reservoir of carbon is the

 
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Question 3.
In terms of a food chain or food pyramid, organisms that trap energy, such as plants, are known as

 
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Question 4.
The boundaries between biomes (ecotones) are usually seen as

 
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Question 5.
Which of the following lists contains all the ingredients and products of photosynthesis?

 
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Question 6.
Why is it difficult to integrate nitrogen gas from the atmosphere into the nitrogen cycle of the biosphere?

 
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Question 7.
Which of the following is not one of the five kingdoms of the Linnaean classification system?

 
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Question 8.
Why do trees need more moisture than grasses to survive?

 
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Question 9.
What human activity has added the most carbon to the atmosphere?

 
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Question 10.
Which of the following factors influences biotic distributions?

 
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Question 11.
The biosphere encompasses the total _____ of living material in a region or the globe.

 
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Question 12.
In nutrient cycles in general, minerals tend to be dispersed through _____.

 
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Question 13.
Organismic response to the length of exposure to light in a 24-hour period is called _____.

 
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Question 14.
Soil chemistry is considered a(n) ____factor.

 
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Question 15.
____ fixes carbon in green plants as simple sugars.

 
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Question 16.
Oxygen is contributed to the atmosphere by

 
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Question 17.
Bacteria drives the ___ cycle.

 
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Question 18.
In global biome patterns, ____ characteristics are the most important factor affecting distribution.

 
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Question 19.
____ are floating ocean plants and animals.

 
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Question 20.
The broadest category of organism in biological taxonomy is _____.

 
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