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Deforestation in South America

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In biology class, your teacher had you read and summarize an article about the cutting down of the trees in the rainforest in South America.

What do we call this process, and how does it affect humans and other species on Earth?

A

The process is called deforestation. It will reduce the amount of carbon dioxide available to all the species on Earth; it will also reduce biodiversity in the biosphere.

B

The process is called deforestation. It will reduce the amount of oxygen available to all the species on Earth; it will also increase biodiversity in the biosphere.

C

The process is called deforestation. It will reduce the amount of oxygen available to all the species on Earth; it will also reduce biodiversity in the biosphere.

D

The process is called forestation. It will reduce the amount of oxygen available to all the species on Earth; it will also reduce biodiversity in the biosphere.