Which human activities have significantly influenced the carbon cycle?

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Editor">Editor Staff asked 4 months ago

Which human activities have significantly influenced the carbon cycle?
 
(a) Afforestation
 
(b) Deforestation only
 
(c) Burning of fossil fuel only
 
(d) Both deforestation and burning of fossil fuel
 
I got this question in quiz.
 
My query is from Ecosystem in division Ecosystem of Biology – Class 12

1 Answers
Editor">Editor Staff answered 4 months ago

The correct option is (d) Both deforestation and burning of fossil fuel
 
For explanation I would say: The human activities like excessive deforestation and burning of fossil fuel has greatly influenced the carbon cycle. These activities have increased the rate of release of carbon dioxide into the atmosphere.