Quiz9 - The Three Gorges Dam is being constructed on which...

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The Three Gorges Dam is being constructed on which river in East Asia? YangtzeWhat is an anthropogenic landscape?a landscape that has been heavily transformed by human activitiesOn which of the following is Taiwan's economy is based?small and mid-sized family-owned companiesWith which of its neighbors does China have border tensions?IndiaWhich of the following phrases best describes the agriculture in East Asia?highly productive, but does not produce enough to feed all the people in the regionWhat has been the consequence of China's "one-child" policy?All of these (The number of baby boys far outweighs the number of baby girls, Geneder-selective abortion has emerged, The average total fertility rate has declined to 1.8, Some families have abandoned healthy baby girls at birth)What is loess?a fine, fertile silt that is deposited by the windWhat is China's rationale for constructing the massive Three Gorges Dam project?The nation is trying to reduce its dependence on coal as a power source and control flooding.Confucianism stresses all except which of the following?the need for the aristocracy to serve in the bureaucracyWhich country of East Asia has the highest rate of natural increase?North KoreaWhich country in East Asia has most resorted to "pollution exporting" as one means to improve its environment?JapanThe populations of Japan and South Koreaare concentrated mainly in cities.Which region of China has experienced the greatest recent economic expansion?the provinces along the coastWhy does Japan have a policy of avoiding the importation of rice?

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