Unit One: Where Are We Going? Assessment Flashcards

The study of Antarctica is important for identifying how Earth has changed over thousands of years. Which of the following Antarctic resources is NOT being evaluated by researchers?
B) Trapped animals, DNA.

Which of the following is not a seal commonly found in the Antarctic?
A) The harp seal.
(Harp seals live in the Atlantic Ocean!)

Which of the following is not a reason people want to travel to Antarctica?
C) To catch penguins.

Which country owns the Prince Edward Islands?
D) South Africa.

What is the name of the island we visited off the coast of Africa?
B) Madagascar.