GEOG 200 Quiz 1

Liberty GEOG Quiz 1 Answers

  1. East Asia, South Asia, and Europe are considered the three major world population concentrations because they are areas with the:
  2. Persistently frozen ground is known as:
  3. Which of the following statements about the Soviet Union is false?
  4. Which of the following cities is located in the Randstad conurbation?
  5. What terms refers to the science of mapmaking?
  6. Which of the following cities is located in Italy’s and Europe’s core area?
  7. Which of the following cities is not part of one of the Four Motors of Europe?
  8. The mountain chain in west-central Russia that is sometimes regarded as the “boundary” between Europe and Asia is known as the:
  9. The vegetation on a higher-latitude treeless plain (mostly mosses, lichens, and sparse grasses is known as:
  10. The Danube River empties into what sea?
  11. Which of the following statements regarding the site and situation of Paris is true?
  12. The movement of the headquarters of the Russian Empire to St. Petersburg allowed that city to become a(n):
  13. Which of the following form(s), the eastern limit of the Russian Core?
  14. What dynamic marked the emergence of the first modern state?
  15. Which of the following is the process whereby regions within a state demand political strength and autonomy?
  16. Where are the administrative headquarters of the European Union located?
  17. What geographic dynamic is most likely responsible for the growth of some languages and extinction of others?
  18. Who was responsible for consolidating Russia’s gains in the early 1700s and making a European-style state out of the loosely knit country?
  19. How many Soviet Socialist Republics were in the former Soviet Union?
  20. What has occurred along with the increase in transnational migrants?
  21. What is an alternative description of operational scale?
  22. What is true of a country’s core area?
  23. Which of the following is the most accurate difference between a formal region and a functional region?
  24. Which of the following pairs of continents provide the best evidence for Wegener’s theory of continental drift?
  25. Which of the following is true of the Industrial Revolution in Europe?
  26. What is true about the geography of the North European Lowland?
  27. What term represents when a state seeks to acquire the neighboring territory of another country that is home to ethnically similar people?
  28. What is an alternative description of operational scale?
  29. Russia’s railroad network radiates outward from Moscow, thereby providing the city with a high degree of:
  30. What is the only European country that has a coastline on the Atlantic Ocean, Mediterranean Sea, and the North Sea?
  31. What is the largest ethnic minority in Ukraine?
  32. The majority of Russia falls within the humid cold climate region. In the Köppen‐Geiger classification scheme, humid cold climates are signified by what letter?
  33. Which of the following countries has been pulling through the global recession better than any other country in the European realm?
  34. The major mountain range located in the land corridor between the Black Sea and Caspian Sea is the:
  35. What is another term for the large cluster of population in the northeastern United States?
  36. What country is located on the Jutland Peninsula and is the smallest‐sized state in Northern Europe?
  37. Which of the following statements regarding the site and situation of Paris is true?
  38. Which of the following major rivers is not associated with one of the world’s great population clusters?
  39. “The State of Mississippi is between Louisiana and Alabama and south of Tennessee” represents what form of description?
  40. What is the name of the major river in western Germany that enters the North Sea through the Netherlands and passes through the Ruhr?
  41. What is the best description for relative location?
  42. Which of the following statements is correct about German reunification?
  43. What is the prevailing midlatitude climatic type of the southeastern United States, western Europe, southern Brazil and northern Argentina?
  44. What is true about the nature of geographic realms?
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