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Question 18 of 25 4.0/ 4.0 Points Permanently frozen ground that thaws only briefly at the surface is known as ______. A. taiga B. whitesoil C. permafrost
D. boreal Question 19 of 25 4.0/ 4.0 Points The population of Northern Ireland is ______.
D. about 8 million. Question 20 of 25 4.0/ 4.0 Points Which of the following is false about Azerbaijan?
Question 21 of 25 4.0/ 4.0 Points Which is not true about the site and situation of Paris?
Question 22 of 25 4.0/ 4.0 Points Which of the following statements about the Soviet Union is false?
A. The central government favored some ethnic groups over others. B. The Soviet system bound the economies of the republics to the decision making power of the central government. C. The central government sent ethnic Russians to settle in places that were not traditionally Russian. D. The Soviet economy was a tremendous success story; the USSR would still exist if it were not for overriding ethnic differences.
Question 23 of 25 4.0/ 4.0 Points Which of the following western European states is not currently a member of the European
Union?
Question 24 of 25 4.0/ 4.0 Points Russian imperialism in the century after Catherine the Great was aimed chiefly at _____.
Question 25 of 25 4.0/ 4.0 Points Which physical region of Russia is the most agriculturally productive?
A. The Ural Mountains. B. The Russian plain. C. The Yakutsk Basin. D. The West Siberian Plain.

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