ACTIVITY 3

BUREAUCRATIC SKILLS TEST


NAME: _____________________________
 
1.     Put the following eight words in alphabetical order:

        synesthesia            _____________________
        synecdoche            ____________________
        synergist                _____________________
        synetics                 _____________________
        synergy                 _____________________
        synesis                  _____________________
        synecious              _____________________
        synecology            _____________________

2.     The following is a National Park Service rule:

    "No person shall prune, cut, carry away, pull up, dig, fell, bore, chop, saw, chip, pick, move, sever, climb, molest, take, break, deface, destroy, set fire to, burn, scorch, carve, paint, mark, or in any manner interfere with, tamper, mutilate, misuse, disturb, or damage any tree, shrub, plant, grass, flower, or any part thereof, nor shall any person permit any chemical, whether solid, fluid, or gaseious, to seep, drip, drain, or be emptied, sprayed, dusted on, injected upon, about or into any tree, shrub, plant, grass, flower."

    According to the rule, are these actions permissible?

    a.  mutilate a tree in your back yard.

    b.  collect firewood in a national park.

    c.  carve your initials on the bark of a small shurb in a national forest.

From Geography: Focus on Economics, @ Council for Economic Education, New York, NY

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