Environmental Science for AP®
Second EditionAndrew Friedland; Rick Relyea©2015
Environmental Science for AP®, Second Edition helps students succeed in the AP® classroom as well as on the AP® Environmental Science exam. Its short, manageable modules allow students to work at their own ideal pace. With built-in support to prepare for the AP®exam, students have ample opportunity for practice through review questions and a full-length AP® practice test.
Table of Contents
Unit 1 IntroductionChapter 1 Environmental Science: Studying the State of Our Earth Chapter 2 Environmental Systems Unit 1 AP® Practice Exam Science Applied 1 What Happened to the Missing Salt? Unit 2 The Living WorldChapter 3 Ecosystem Ecology Chapter 4 Global Climates and Biomes Chapter 5 Evolution of Biodiversity Unit 2 AP® Practice Exam Science Applied 2 How Should We Prioritize the Protection of Species Diversity? Unit 3 Biological and Human PopulationsChapter 6 Population and Community Ecology Chapter 7 The Human Population Unit 3 AP® Practice Exam Science Applied 3 How Can We Manage Overabundant Animal Populations? Unit 4 Earth Systems and ResourcesChapter 8 Earth Systems Chapter 9 Water Resources Unit 4 AP® Practice Exam Science Applied 4 Is There a Way to Resolve the California Water Wars? Unit 5 Land UseChapter 10 Land, Public and Private Chapter 11 Feeding the World Unit 5 AP® Practice Exam Science Applied 5 How Do We Define Organic Food? Unit 6 Energy Resources and ConsumptionChapter 12 Nonrenewable Energy Sources Chapter 13 Achieving Energy Sustainability Unit 6 AP® Practice Exam Science Applied 6 Should Corn Become Fuel? Unit 7 PollutionChapter 14 Water Pollution Chapter 15 Air Pollution and Stratospheric Ozone Depletion Chapter 16 Waste Generation and Waste Disposal Chapter 17 Human Health and Environmental Risks Unit 7 AP® Practice Exam Science Applied 7 Is Recycling Always Good for the Environment? Unit 8 Global Change and a Sustainable FutureChapter 18 Conservation of Biodiversity Chapter 19 Global Change Chapter 20 Sustainability, Economics, and Equity Unit 8 AP® Practice Exam Science Applied 8 Can We Solve the Carbon Crisis Using Cap-and-Trade? Cumulative AP® Environmental Science Practice ExamAppendix: Reading Graphs Glossary Index