7.9.9 World Geography: Chapter 7 Quiz

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World Geography Quizzes & Trivia

The earth is full of seas, lands and many people with different cultures to explore. The discussion we had on world geography today helped us to discuss these feature at length. Did you understand the discussion we had today? Give the questions below a try and refresh your mind on the topic.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    A __________ gives people the opportunity to own, operate, and derive a profit from their business ventures.
    • A. 

      Global marketplace

    • B. 

      Free market economy

    • C. 

      Post-industrial economy

    • D. 

      Subsistence economy

  • 2. 
    Almost one-fourth of North America’s gas and oil are transported by __________.
    • A. 

      Truck

    • B. 

      Rail

    • C. 

      Pipelines

    • D. 

      Ship

  • 3. 
    When a country spends more on imports than it earns on exports, its economy has a __________.
    • A. 

      Monopoly

    • B. 

      Trade surplus

    • C. 

      High tariff

    • D. 

      Trade deficit

  • 4. 
    As a response to the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon, the United States set up the __________.
    • A. 

      Domestic Safety Division

    • B. 

      Office of Homeland Security

    • C. 

      International Anti-Terrorism Agency

    • D. 

      Central Intelligence Agency

  • 5. 
    Acid rain, a combination of chemical emissions with water vapor, poses a danger to __________.
    • A. 

      Lakes

    • B. 

      Soil

    • C. 

      Wildlife

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 6. 
    The practice of __________ has led to the destruction of whole forests in North America.
    • A. 

      Crop rotation

    • B. 

      Clearcutting

    • C. 

      Scientific farming

    • D. 

      Erosion

  • 7. 
    When the sun’s rays interact with automobile and industrial emissions, a haze known as __________ is often the result.
    • A. 

      Smog

    • B. 

      Acid rain

    • C. 

      Erosion

    • D. 

      Condensation

  • 8. 
    __________ is the process by which water pollution speeds up the growth of algae.
    • A. 

      Evaporation

    • B. 

      Groundwater contamination

    • C. 

      Eutrophication

    • D. 

      Distillation

  • 9. 
    Agricultural goods sold on the open market are called __________.
    • A. 

      Surplus

    • B. 

      Commodities

    • C. 

      Output

    • D. 

      Products

  • 10. 
    The North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) removed all __________ among Mexico, Canada, and the United States. 
    • A. 

      Bilateral trade

    • B. 

      Monopolies

    • C. 

      Trade restrictions

    • D. 

      Trade unions

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