How to Calculate Time Zones using Central Meridians
The central meridian of each time zone is the line of longitude that is located in the center of
the time zone. You can calculate the time difference between two locations without using a
map if you know
California State University, Fullerton
Department of Geography & the Environment
Geog 110: Intro to Natural Environment, 3 units
CRN 30632 - Mon 6:00-9:10pm Social Science 101
Instructor: Vienne Vu
E-mail: [email protected]
Geography 100 F
Chapter 1- Concepts of World Geography
Globalization the increasing interconnectedness of people and
places through converging economic, political, and cultural
o Globalization effects the following
Environment, Political, Cult
Describe and explain the five components of economic globalization.
o Transportation- capable of moving goods by air, sea and land
o Global Agreements- promote free trade
o Transitional Business strategies- created global corpo
Geography 100, 10:00am
April 20, 2015
Bolsheviks: A member of the Russian Communist movement led by Lenin that successfully took
control of the country in 1917.
Catherine the Great: An empress of Russia in the l
36. The body of water devastated by Soviet irrigation
schemes is the:
37. The most important ethnic group in Afghanistan is
Deserts cover almost-of North Africa, Southwest Asia, and Central Asia
A. 5 percent
1.A large-scale map shows:
A) a small area
B) a large area
C) there is no relationship between the scale on a map and the size of
the area shown
D) an unbalanced area
E) the entire world
2. The ratio of distance on a map to actual ground distance is known
Angkor Wat is located in which country?
An example of a relict boundary is the boundary between:
North and South Vietnam
A boundary developing contemporaneously with a cultural landscape,
and adjusting to linguistic, religious, a
Which of the following is not included in the North Africa/Southwest Asia
Which of the following countries is likely to have the largest population
by the end of the 20th century?
Which of the following countries is not in The African Transition Zone?
e) The Congo
Which of the following countries is located in the Horn of Africa?
The Huang He (Yellow River):
a) drains the Xi/
Rome created a huge urban system, the integration of the Roman empire
was greatly facilitated by a _
Most African central cities actually have how many CBD's?
The focal point of the Southeast Asian city is the
Which of the following countries is not a major oil producer?
The North Africa/Southwest Asia realm contains about _ percent
of the world's oil reserves. 77%
The city of _ is located at th
31. An industry identified in your textbook as one with mixed blessing for
Middle America is:
40. Which South American "culture sphere" resembles the Middle
30. Which of the following areas is the French-speaking part of Canada?
The two leading language groups in Canada are: English and French
The "Kuwait of North America" is the nickname of: Alber
51. The only European country with coastlines on the Atlantic Ocean,
Mediterranean Sea, and the North Sea is: France
52. The term Balkanization refers to the division and fragmentation
of the southern portion of Eastern Europe