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Question 49 (Multiple Choice Worth 1 points) Which former

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Question 49 (Multiple Choice Worth 1 points)

Which former Soviet Republic, with its capital at Mensk, is also called White Russia, and is still strongly linked to Moscow?


A. Belarus

B. Lithuania

C. Georgia


D. Estonia

E. Ukraine




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Question 50 (Multiple Choice Worth 1 points)

Which of the following is not one of the four Motors of Europe?


A. Tirane (Albania)

B. Milan

C. Stuttgart


D. Barcelona

E. Lyon





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Question 51 (Multiple Choice Worth 1 points)

The Peru (Humboldt) Current is:


A. a cool offshore ocean current conducive to commercial fishing that flows parallel to the
Peruvian coastline


B. a drying wind that blows off the Andes and creates desert-like conditions along the Peruvian coastal plain


C. a rising air movement that brings the hot and humid conditions of the tierra fría to the uppermost Andean basins


D. a new high voltage electrical network that transmits Amazon-oil-generated power by pipeline to the cities across the Andes


E. the name of Bolivár’s revolutionary movement of the 1960s




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Question 52 (Multiple Choice Worth 1 points)

The Central American country where English is spoken, but where Spanish will eventually become the predominant language is:


A. Cuba



B. Guatemala

C. Costa Rica


D. Mexico

E. Belize



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Question 53 (Multiple Choice Worth 1 points)

Which of the following is not an important manufacturing region of the Soviet Union?


A. Volga Region

B. Urals Region

C. Donbas Region


D. Central Industrial Region

E. the Muslim region of central Asia




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Question 54 (Multiple Choice Worth 1 points)

This small country gains much of its importance because of its location on the Bab el Mandeb Strait leading into the Red Sea


A. Mauritania

B. Mali

C. Niger


D. Nigeria

E. Djibouti




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Question 55 (Multiple Choice Worth 1 points)

Which republic has Serb, Croat and Muslim populations that were finally brought together in 1995 at a US-run peace conference?


A. Bosnia

B. Serbia

C. Croatia


D. Kosovo

E. Slovenia





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Question 56 (Multiple Choice Worth 1 points)

Which city contains the United States’ largest cluster of Asian ethnics?


A. Los Angeles

B. Miami

C. New York


D. Montreal

E. Pittsburgh




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Question 57 (Multiple Choice Worth 1 points)

This Russian republic contains 30 distinct nationalities, is located near the Chechen Republic, and is dominated by agriculture and oil:


A. Chechen Republic

B. Mari Republic

C. North Ossetian Republic


D. Dagestan Republic

E. Mordovian Republic




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Question 58 (Multiple Choice Worth 1 points)

The Brazilian subregion with the most diversity in its European population is the:


A. South


B. Northeast

C. state of Sao Paulo


D. Interior

E. Amazonian North




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Question 59 (Multiple Choice Worth 1 points)

According to Japanese economist Ohmae, a regional state is:


a. a province about to secede from a country


b. a natural economic zone

c. one of the Four Canadas


d. a grouping of provinces or states


e. soley a Japanese phenomena




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Question 60 (Multiple Choice Worth 1 points)

The territory in dispute between Azerbaijan and Armenia is:


A. Georgia

B. Abkhazian

C. Nakhichevan


D. Nagorno-Karabakh

E. South Ossetia




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Question 61 (Multiple Choice Worth 1 points)

Which of the following is not a state created by the devolution of former Yugoslavia?


A. Bosnia

B. Macedonia

C. Croatia


D. Slovakia

E. Serbia-Montenegro




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Question 62 (Multiple Choice Worth 1 points)

The country in Equatorial Africa that had a border dispute with Nigeria over an oil-rich area is:


A. Congo

B. Cameroon

C. Central African Republic


D. Gabon

E. Equatorial Guinea




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Question 63 (Multiple Choice Worth 1 points)

Which country has no dominant ethnic groups?



A. Nigeria

B. Ethiopia

C. Zimbabwe


D. The Congo


E. Kenya



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Question 64 (Multiple Choice Worth 1 points)

In South America, the richest 20% of the population control _____ of the wealth.


A. 2%

B. 70%

C. 90%


D. 1%

E. 95%




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Question 65 (Multiple Choice Worth 1 points)

Spain and the United Kingdom are in dispute over which piece of territory:


A. Basque

B. Portugal

C. Ceuta


D. Malta

E. Gibraltar




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Question 66 (Multiple Choice Worth 1 points)

Italy’s economic core, no longer focused on Rome, is located today in:


A. Romania

B. Po River Valley

C. the Indus River Valley


D. Greece

E. the Alpine chain





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Question 67 (Multiple Choice Worth 1 points)

Canada’s large cluster of Francophones in New Brunswick are known as:


A. Acadians

B. Ontarioans

C. French


D. Brunswickers

E. none of the above




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Question 68 (Multiple Choice Worth 1 points)

The geopolitical theory that indicates that the rimland is the key to control of the world was forwarded by:


A. Marx

B. Mackinder

C. Spykman


D. Lenin

E. Gorbachev




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Question 69 (Multiple Choice Worth 1 points)

A narrow strip of land connecting two larger land bodies is known as a(n):


A. spine

B. isthmus

C. Oriente


D. rimland

E. peninsula





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Question 70 (Multiple Choice Worth 1 points)

In 1982, Argentina fought a war with Britain over the:


A. Tierra del Fuego

B. Falkland Islands

C. South Georgia Islands


D. British withdrawal of trade concessions

E. Antarctica




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Question 71 (Multiple Choice Worth 1 points)

The rings of slums surrounding South America’s large cities are known as:


A. mestizos

B. favelas

C. tierra templada


D. altiplanos

E. the spines of the city




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Question 72 (Multiple Choice Worth 1 points)

The leading manufacturing/industrial complex in Poland is located in:


A. Gdansk

B. Warsaw

C. Slovenia


D. Silesia

E. The Ukraine




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Question 73 (Multiple Choice Worth 1 points)

In which of the following countries did the Communist Chinese build the Tan-Zam Railway?


A. Sudan

B. Tanzania

C. Malawi


D. The Congo

E. Ethiopia





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Question 74 (Multiple Choice Worth 1 points)

The rebellion in Chiapas was designed to occur at the same time as:


A. the launching of NAFTA


B. Christmas


C. the presidential election in Mexico


D. other Mexican states were seceding from the country


E. none of the above




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Question 75 (Multiple Choice Worth 1 points)

Civil war in which of the following led to the change in the government of The Congo?


A. The Congo

B. Cameroon

C. Central African Republic


D. Rwanda

E. Equatorial Guinea




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Question 76 (Multiple Choice Worth 1 points)

The __________ form(s) the eastern limit of the Russian Core:


A. Volga-Dan Canal

B. large petroleum reserves

C. Volga River


D. Ural Mountains

E. distance from European conflicts





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Question 77 (Multiple Choice Worth 1 points)

Before independence, the modern state of The Congo was a colony of:


A. France

B. Germany

C. Britain


D. Belgium

E. South Africa





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Question 78 (Multiple Choice Worth 1 points)

The country in Equatorial Africa with significant oil supplies and an upper middle income economy is:


A. Congo

B. Cameroon

C. Central African Republic


D. Gabon

E. Equatorial Guinea





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Question 79 (Multiple Choice Worth 1 points)

_______ dominates Western Europe demographically and economically.


A. France

B. Belgium

C. Austria


D. Germany

E. Switzerland





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Question 80 (Multiple Choice Worth 1 points)

Brazil’s Northeast:


A. was Brazil’s source area: its early plantation economy developed here first


B. today still produces the country’s coffee crop


C. is the site of Brazil’s most spectacular recent surge of economic development


D. contains the largest number of German settlers in the country


F. remains mainly Indian country: most of the Amazonian Indians have resettled here





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Question 81 (Multiple Choice Worth 1 points)

The largest ethnic minority in Ukraine is:


A. Bulgarians

B. Moldovans

C. Crimeans


D. Russians


E. None of the above



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Question 82 (Multiple Choice Worth 1 points)

Which city is not located within the American Manufacturing Belt (the Continental Core)?


A. Atlanta

B. New York

C. Detroit


D. Pittsburgh

E. Philadelphia




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Question 83 (Multiple Choice Worth 1 points)

The Soviet Union consisted of _____________ Soviet Socialist Republics.



A. 120

B. 1

C. 15


D. 3

E. 2



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Question 84 (Multiple Choice Worth 1 points)

Which of the following Soviet programs was most successful?


A. Virgin and Idle Lands Project

B. Sovkhoz farms


C. Kolkhoz farms

D. Ethnic acculturation

E. Industrialization




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Question 85 (Multiple Choice Worth 1 points)

The archipelago to the north of Cuba that is a leading tourist destination is:



A. Bermuda

B. Bahamas

C. Turks


D. Jamaica

E. Grenidines




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Question 86 (Multiple Choice Worth 1 points)

_________ is the city with the most Asians in North America.


A. Denver

B. Vancouver

C. Seattle


D. San Diego

E. Chicago




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Question 87 (Multiple Choice Worth 1 points)

An interesting aspect of Madagascar is that:


A. the Great Rift Valley predominates in the central part of the country


B. the population is of Malay-Polynesian origin

C. it produces exceptional quantities of corn


D. the island is controlled by the South Africans who have extended apartheid to the
island


E. most of the population is descendant of Ethiopians




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Question 88 (Multiple Choice Worth 1 points)

The country of Guyana:


A. was formerly a British colony before independence in 1966


B. is also called Suriname


C. contains a population that is three-quarters European

D. is the smallest of the four Guianas in population size


E. still belongs to France




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Question 89 (Multiple Choice Worth 1 points)

Which two colonial powers were principally involved in West Africa?


A. Britain and France

B. Portugal and France

C. Italy and Britain


D. U.S. and France

E. Algeria and Sudan





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Question 90 (Multiple Choice Worth 1 points)

The North American region which is the largest and the least densely settled is the:


A. Northern Frontier


B. Continental Interior


C. Maritime Northeast


D. Southwest


E. Pacific Hinge




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Question 91 (Multiple Choice Worth 1 points)

The Caribbean Coast of Middle America is:


A. part of the Rimland

B. part of the Heartland

C. an area settled by the Dutch


D. an area settled by the Portuguese

E. none of the above




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Question 92 (Multiple Choice Worth 1 points)

Which South American “culture sphere” resembles the Middle American “Rimland?”


A. The European-Commercial region


B. The Tropical-Plantation sphere


C. The Indo-Subsistence region


D. The Mestizo-Transitional region


E. The “Undifferentiated” area




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Question 93 (Multiple Choice Worth 1 points)

Identify the incorrect association.


A. Jamaica: British dependency


B. Aruba, Bonaire, Curaçao: Netherlands dependencies


C. Martinique: French département


D. Cayman Islands: United States possessions


E. Cuba: Spanish




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Question 94 (Multiple Choice Worth 1 points)

The Panama Canal was opened in ________.


A. 1872

B. 1903

C. 1914


D. 1934

E. 1959




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Question 95 (Multiple Choice Worth 1 points)

Which of the following cities is located in Italy’s core area?


A. Milan-Turin-Genoa

B. Rome

C. Barcelona


D. Naples

E. Catalonia





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Question 96 (Multiple Choice Worth 1 points)

Which of the following associations is incorrect?


A. Niger River, Bulge of Africa


B. Congo River, The Congo


C. Zambezi River, Angola


D. Nile River, Sudan


E. Orange River, Kenya




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Question 97 (Multiple Choice Worth 1 points)

Central America’s poorest country is:


A. Cuba

B. Guatemala

C. Mexico


D. Honduras

E. Nicaragua




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Question 98 (Multiple Choice Worth 1 points)

The island contested between Greece and Turkey is:


A. Cyprus

B. Crete

C. Malta


D. Sicily

E. Macedonia




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Question 99 (Multiple Choice Worth 1 points)

The major difference between an endemic and a pandemic disease is that:


A. an endemic disease moves swiftly through the population of a local area, whereas a pandemic disease is simply present, affecting the lives of millions of people in a negative way


B. a pandemic disease moves swiftly through the population of a local area, whereas a endemic disease is simply present, affecting the lives of millions of people in a negative way


C. a pandemic disease moves through the population of a large area of the world, whereas an endemic disease is simply present, affecting the lives of millions of people in a negative way


D. there is no difference between an endemic and a pandemic disease


E. none of the above




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Question 100 (Multiple Choice Worth 1 points)

Which of the following statements is false?


A. Germany is larger territorially than France.


B. Germany has a better river system than France.


C. Germany is more industrialized than France.


D. Germany is more urbanized than France.


E. France has better harbors than does Germany.
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