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Paris is a core city serving a large peripheral region. D. Paris is situated on the northern coast of France, making trade easier. Question 20 of 25 4.0/ 4.0 Points As a command economy, the Soviet Union was able to make what major change to Russian agriculture? A. It increased private ownership of farms. B. It gave individual land owners the freedom of decision making.
C. It collectivized farms into large state or cooperatively run units. D. It fostered the enrichment of individual farmers. Question 21 of 25 4.0/ 4.0 Points The Iberian Peninsula is isolated from the rest of Europe by what mountain range?
C. Pyrenees D. Pennines Question 22 of 25 4.0/ 4.0 Points Which physical region of Russia is the most agriculturally productive?
C. The West Siberian Plain. D. The Ural Mountains. Question 23 of 25 4.0/ 4.0 Points Which of the following is the Northern Europe's largest country in terms of both population and territory?
C. Finland D. Denmark Question 24 of 25 0.0/ 4.0 Points Czarina Catherine the Great's territorial acquisition thrust was aimed at _____. A. the warm-water Black Sea via Ukraine. B. conquest of western Europe in retaliation for Napoleon's 1812 invasion.
C. establishing a Russian base in interior Canada. D. four islands near Japan. Question 25 of 25 4.0/ 4.0 Points Which of the following statements about Russia and the United States is false?
C. Russia eventually sold Alaska to the United States. D. The majority of Russia's climate resembles that of the west coast of the United States.

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