Geographers: Study the locations and distribution of things - tangible things such as rainfall,
mountains, and trees, as well as less tangible things such as language, migration, and voting
- look for and explain physical patt
Can be defined as the air surrounding the earth and held down to the surface by gravitiy
What is the atmosphere composed of?
Major gases Nitrogen, Oxygen & Argon
What are the three major gases of the atmosphere? List by abundance.
Which of the following situations is an example of globalization?
An American fast food restaurant opening in Eastern Europe
Which of the following definitions correctly describes geographic information science?
The development and analysis of d
- Disconnect from the Internet (IMPORTANT) and install the trial version.
- When installing, select "TRY" install. Check "Install pictures (Example)" folder.
- After installation, launch the application as trial and close. IMPORTANT
- Replace (save a copy
Somaliland and Sovereignty
Nov 16 , 2011
Somalia is a structure lacking country located on the Eastern coast of Africa, and has
been battling poverty, chaos, and crime sprees for many years now. However adjacent to this
country is a repub
CHAPTER 9 ATMOSPHERE'S PLANETARY CIRCULATION _
MULTIPLE CHOICE QUESTIONS 1. Viewed from above in the Northern Hemisphere, surface winds about a subtropical high blow a. clockwise and inward. b. counterclockwise. c. counterclockwise and outward. d. clockwi
Spring 2007 / Geog 102: World Regional Geography Final Exam Study Guide Thursday, May 10 12:00-2:00 The essay part of the final exam will focus on three regions (Europe, East Asia and Southeast Asia) and will ask you to compare and contrast these reg
Which country is the newest country in Southeast Asia? e. East Timor What is the goal of ASEAN (Association of Southeast Asian Nations)? c. ASEAN fosters regional cooperation in order to control (rather than be controlled by) external global forces W
Anthropogenic emissions are those caused by people. Global pressure systems cause which of the following phenomena? Storms Which substance accounts for more than half of the human-generated greenhouse gases? carbon dioxide A temperature drop of how m
Who is the father-figure of Indian Independence? Mohandas Ghandi Which of the following is one of the main reasons that Pakistan has had a difficult time achieving economic growth? It is burdened by high levels of defense spending. Which religion was
What landform dominates in the Caribbean? Islands Which region of the Americas was the first to be extensively explored and colonized by Europeans? the Caribbean Which of the following practices was most responsible for the deforestation of the islan
In which part of Sub-Saharan Africa are the most secure wildlife reserves located? the South What characterizes Monopoly Colonialism? the development of cash crops for export to colonial powers Which of the following statements about Sub-Saharan agri
What is the largest problem preventing Sudan from taking advantage of recently discovered oil in the
Sudan's 50-year-old civil war
Practitioners of which particular type of subsistence agriculture depend on the seasonal movement of
livestock for a
How do the authors of your text (Globalization & Diversity) define globalization? the growing interconnectedness of people and places through converging processes of economic, political, and cultural change In migration, which of the following is an
The Three Gorges Dam is being constructed on which river in East Asia? Yangtze What is an anthropogenic landscape? a landscape that has been heavily transformed by human activities On which of the following is Taiwan's economy is based? small and mid
Throughout the Latin American region, in the last 40 years, the RATE of population growth has decreased and then rapidly increased. What is the altiplano? the high-altitude plateau where the Andes Mountains reach their greatest width What is dependen
Europe What are the major environmental problems faced by European countries? Compare and contrast Europe's environmental problems with those of another region. What are the sources of acid rain and what are its effects? Which areas in Europe have be
Approximately how large is Europe's population? 525 million Which of the following regions is the unquestionable focus of intensive agriculture, large cities, and major industrial areas in Europe? the European Lowland Where does Europe rank in the wo