Tropical and Humid Climates continental midlatitude climates In which part of

Tropical and humid climates continental midlatitude

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ranges between winter and summer months, what kind of a climate might that be? Tropical and Humid Climates, continental midlatitude climates In which part of North America do we find the effects of acid precipitation on the vegetation most predominantly? Eastern Canada and America What is Kudzu? What is an invasive species? What are implications of invasive species? kudzu is a fast-growing legume that now occupies over 7 million acres in North America, Invasive species alter and degrade the environment, and have a negative effect on both native species and the people who live and work there. The impacts of invasive species include: Reduced biodiversity. What are some broad patterns regarding the Population and Settlement of the US? Extremely affluent populations Highly mobile Which ‘fabled’ (mythical) northern water ‘shortcut’ between the Atlantic and the Pacific Oceans has actually become a real water route because the formerly iced-over region is melting? The Fabled Northwest Passage What are some of the ‘population indicators’ of North America (US & Canada)? How much of the United States annual population growth is attributed to immigration? 72 million 5
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The majority of Canada’s immigrants come from which region of the world? Middle East What are some of the largest migration flow patterns in US history? 1 st stage (1600–1750) 2 nd stage (1750–1850) 3 rd stage (1850–1910) According to the theory of the ‘Decentralized Metropolis’, and the ‘Growth of the American City’, the ‘pedestrian horsecar city’ is that part of the city that would have been located where? Probably the most significant change in the projected Ethnic Composition of the US in 2050 will be?? White In what year did the US see a huge transition in the countries in terms of the origin of immigrants to the country, from European countries to developing world countries? See graphic in textbook and PP on Immigration and Assimilation in the US. 1990 The professor of this class is from which of the following US states, and that state is bordered by which two Great Lakes? Michigan, Lake Superior and Lake Michigan 7
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