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Oceanography 201
Spring 2016 [120 pts.]
Name: Wainani Wetter
Final Exam

Complete the following sentences with the correct term [20 pts. / 1 pt. each]

DEAD ZONE a). The lack of oxygen in ocean regions creates ____ conditions.

ISOHALINE b). A ___ represent the vertical concentration of salt in the ocean.

EKMAN SPIRAL c). The speed of a wave is known as _____

BIORMEDIATION d). The use of bacteria and fungi to break down oil from a spill is called_____. TOMBOLO e). A ____ is a sandbar that connects an island to the mainland

DEPOSITIONAL SHORE f). The opposite of an erosional shore is a ___.

HIGH TIDES g). The greatest pull of the moons gravity on the ocean occurs at it’s ______.

FLOOD TIDE h). The opposite of an ebb tide is a _____.

ECONOMIC i). The ____ is the political boundary of 200 nautical miles that surrounds islands and extends from shorelines

BIOACCUMULATION j). The build-up of toxic chemicals in the tissues of animals is called ____

Answer 4 questions from each of the sections below. Each question is 5 pts.


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