IB Environmental Systems & Societies Topic 5- Acid Rain

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Can you name the facts about acid deposition and acid rain?

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Acid rain is water at or below what pH?
 
Is acid rain a primary or secondary pollutant?
 
Components of Acid Rain (the actual acids in words, not chemical formulas)
 
 
Source of Acid Rain Component #1
 
Source of Acid Rain Component #2
 
What chemical does Source of Acid Rain Component #1 actually emit that forms acid rain? (name, not formula)
 
What chemical does Source of Acid Rain Component #2 actually emit that forms acid rain? (name, not formula)
 
Dry deposition from Component of Acid Rain #1 (name, not chemical formula)
 
Dry deposition from Component of Acid Rain #2 (name, not chemical formula)
 
Is acid rain a regional or local problem?
 
What does acid rain cause to leach out of soil, affecting entire forests? (name, not chemical formula)
 
I know you need to know the chemical formulas- so what is the charge of the aluminum ion? (number, then sign)
 
How about the sulfate ion?
 
The nitrate ion?
 
What is the name for an organic molecule that binds an inorganic component
 
In what kind of molecule is aluminum usually present in soil?
 
True or False: When made a free ion by acidic water, aluminum is toxic to plants and aquatic organisms.
 
Acid rain affects the impact of what ions by plants? (names only, in alphabetical order- 'A and B'
 
Which ion is used by plants for cell division?
 
Which ion is used by plants for chlorophyll molecules?
 
How does acid rain kill fish?
 
How does acid rain kill amphibians?
 
What is a sharp decrease in water pH called?
 
Ways to Prevent Acid Rain Before Release of Pollutants
 
 
 
How can you prevent acid rain as sulfur dioxide is released?
 
 
Chemical name of limestone
 
Great natural acid buffer
 
Scrubber Chemical Reaction: Limestone (liquid) and sulfur dioxide gas reacting yield what? (name, not chemical formula)
 
How can one prevent acid rain as nitrogen oxides are released from cars?
 

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