Managing the Checkbook
Describe how you could apply the concepts of budgeting learned in this lesson to your own life. How does your budgeting differ from that of police departments?[shortposting]
Below are two separate discussion questions, choose ONE and discuss.
Reduce, Reuse, Recycle
Go to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) website: http://www.epa.gov/wastes/conserve/
Click on the links addressing “Reduce”, “Reuse”, and “Recycle”. Assess the information on those pages and evaluate their practicality and usefulness. Of the three concepts, which one do you feel is the most feasible to apply to your daily lives in an effort to reduce waste? List at least two advantages and disadvantages of your chosen concept and defend your choice.
Review the discussion of environmental worldviews in Mini Lecture: Environmental Policy and Worldviews. Post a reflection on your worldview and compare it with the worldviews in the course materials. Provide examples of the benefits of your view and defend your position.
Slide Presentation, Plastic Bags
In a 1-2 page paper, using APA-style formatting, discuss three things you learned from the slide presentation on plastic bags? If you were given the opportunity to address the public-at-large, what would be your recommendation regarding the use of plastic bags? In your closing remarks, include a short catchy phase, slogan, poem, or any other creative statement to emphasize your point of view.