SO245 Lessons 6 & 7 Exam

SO245 Lessons 6 & 7 Exam

03 October 0

Civilian mortality during wars was about 15 percent of all casualties during World War I. That rate climbed to 65 percent in World War II. Today, the civilian casualty rate in armed conflict is around _______ percent.   d) 90 Following World War I, which country refused to sign the Treaty of Versailles?   a) United States During […]

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SO245 Lessons 4 & 5 Exam

SO245 Lessons 4 & 5 Exam

03 October 0

The current rate of species extinction is conservatively estimated at _______ times greater than the background rate.   c) 100 to 1,000 Of the four modes of species interaction, trophic interactions are associated with   d) predation. Where would you find a cold desert biome?   d) Antarctica Which atmospheric layer enables radio transmissions?   c) Ionosphere About _______ […]

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SO245 Lesson 8 Exam

SO245 Lesson 8 Exam

03 October 0

Gerhard Lenski acknowledged four stages in technological evolution. In which stage does the development of agriculture allow the population to create complex social orders?   b) Stage 3 The Nile has two main sources. The Blue Nile flows from the highlands of Ethiopia; the White Nile flows from the region of Lake Victoria in Uganda. The […]

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SO245 Lesson 3 Exam

SO245 Lesson 3 Exam

03 October 0

Which statement is false as regards hydroelectric power?   d) Mechanical energy is the main product of hydroelectric plants. According to the third law of thermodynamics, energy ceases to exist at a temperature called absolute zero. This is considered a(n) _______ limit.   c) theoretical Burning biomass for fuel expresses carbon _______, because it balances the amount of carbon […]

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SO245 Lesson 2 Exam

SO245 Lesson 2 Exam

03 October 0

Which legal principle asserts that shareholders should be first in line to benefit from company profits?   d) Fiduciary responsibility Which of Jung’s psychic functions corresponds to the concept of goal setting?   c) Thinking For Parsons, which social requisite is associated with a society’s economic system?   c) Adaptation According to Egbert Schuurman, which statement is true regarding economic […]

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SO245 Lesson 1 Exam

SO245 Lesson 1 Exam

03 October 0

Question 1   5 / 5 points Our species, Homo sapiens sapiens, appeared on the planet around _______ years BCE. Question options:   a) 40,000   b) 1 million   c) 1.5 million   d) 200,000 Question 2   5 / 5 points Before the invention of the loom in 1785, textile manufacturing was Question options:   a) regulated under […]

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SO245 Assignment 8: A Comparison of Three Perspectives on the Evolution of Technology

SO245 Assignment 8: A Comparison of Three Perspectives on the Evolution of Technology

03 October 0

A Comparison of Three Perspectives on the Evolution of Technology Social Impact of Technology SO245 Introduction Technology progress refers to finding different or improved methods that are used to produce goods. Research and development are key for these changes to happen since it requires continuous improvement of the technology techniques which are then implemented in […]

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SO245 Assignment 4: Environmental Impacts of Deforestation

SO245 Assignment 4: Environmental Impacts of Deforestation

03 October 0

Environmental Impacts of Deforestation Social Impact of Technology SO245 Introduction Deforestation refers to the destruction of trees in the masses. The major causes of deforestation include overgrazing, farming, mining as well as mining, they all contribute significantly to deforestation. However, some natural factors such as wildfires also contribute to deforestation in addition to urbanization. Due […]

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Social Impact of Technology

Social Impact of Technology

15 October 0

SO245 Social Impact of Technology Assignment 4 Deforestation is basically people cutting down forests without replanting new ones. It really effects the world negatively but we keep doing it like it doesn’t make a difference to the world we live in. I wonder if people would still do it at the rate they’re doing it […]

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