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Matthew Rambo TEST CORRECTIONS 11/16/10 1. The following map represents the distribution of which agricultural commodity? a. Peanuts b. Tobacco c. Cotton d. Sugarcane e. Hogs Incorrect: the map doesn’t represent the area where peanuts are grown Correct: This map represents Cotton as the agricultural commodity of this area. 4. Which of the following statements is NOT true of the Midwestern agricultural? a. Most of the region was never glaciated and so it still has a thick layer of topsoil. b. the region has many urban areas, which allowed farms to stay larger than in other regions like Appalachia or Quebec. c. The region is well-suited for water transportation. d. The Region has reliable 40-plus inches of rainfall per year in many areas. Incorrect: The Midwestern region does have reliable 40-plus inches of rainfall per year. Correct: Glaciation is a common characteristic of the upper northwest area like the Corn Belt and dairy belt, not the Midwestern area. 5. Which of the following statements is TRUE about the average rainfall of the Great Plains? a. Potential evaporation exceeds precipitation all year round b. potential evaporation is less than precipitation all year round c. In summer months(but not winter), potential evaporation exceeds precipitation d. In summer months (but not winter), potential evaporation exceeds precipitation Incorrect: Potential evaporation is more than precipitation during the summer months not year round. Correct: Potential evaporation only exceeds precipitation during the summer months, not during the winter (snowfall more than evaporation). 10. What is the primary reason why there are lots of medium-sized cities, but few larger cities, in the South?
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Matthew Rambo TEST CORRECTIONS 11/16/10 a. The population of the south comes from predominantly rural backgrounds, and so they tend to shy away from settling in big metropolitan area like Atlanta.
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