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How Much Do You Know About The Ocean

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  1. Where does pollution pose a threat?

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    On Land
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    Incorrect
    In the Ocean
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    Incorrect
    Both
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    Incorrect
    Neither
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Both

    Pollution causes major problems for humans and animals both on land and at sea.

  2. The main source of plastic in the ocean is

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    single use plastics
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    Incorrect
    cruise ships and other boats
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    Incorrect
    people that go to beaches
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    single use plastics

    Majority of the plastic that winds up in the ocean comes from plastic that is used once and then thrown out.

  3. Fertilizer effects all ocean life through

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    Incorrect
    Biological Magnification
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    Incorrect
    Biosynthesis
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    Incorrect
    Eutrophication
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Eutrophication

    The fertilizer accumulates in the ocean blocking animals from getting proper oxygen killing thousands of organisms each day.

  4. The main problem with ocean plastics is

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    animals mistake it for food
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    Incorrect
    they do not pose a real threat
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    Incorrect
    they dirty the water
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    Wrong!

    Animals mistake it for food

    It gets inside the animals and blocks their major air ways and prevents food from entering the stomach

  5. The ocean has an unlimited amount of resources

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    true
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    Incorrect
    false
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    false

    once people use up all of the oceans resources, they are gone forever

  6. What percent of marine pollution comes from land

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    25%
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    Incorrect
    50%
    Correct
    Incorrect
    60%
    Correct
    Incorrect
    80%
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    80%

    Almost all ocean pollution originates from land.

  7. How do polluted seas effect human beings

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    contaminates ground and well water
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    Incorrect
    causes infections
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    Incorrect
    does not pose a real threat
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    Incorrect
    both 1 and 2
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Both 1 and 2

    Pollution in the ocean contaminates well water which leads to upper respiratory and other infections in humans as well as many other negative things.

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