What does the lithosphere consist of?
Upper part of the mantle
Lower part of the mantle
How does the lithosphere provide resources and services?
Physical resources for human exploitation
Chemical resources for human exploitation
The hydrological cyle
Where are resources that we exploit by digging or using them in situ found?
In the surface layers of the lithosphere
In the mantle
How thick is the Earth's crust?
How deep are the deepest mines?
Processes in the lithosphere are fast and can rapidly replace exploited resources as long as...
...exploitation is reasonable then the natural process will continue to provide the resources.
...exploitation is reduced.
Some resources in the lithosphere are replaced by geological processes. These processes are very...
Use of resources removed from the lithosphere can also cause pollution when...
...they are released more quickly than would naturally occur.
...they are released in locations that would not naturally occur.
...they are released in quantities that would not naturally occur.