9th Grade Geography Exam Review

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9th Grade Geography Quizzes & Trivia

Help yourself get ready for the 9th grade geography exam. . . . . . Good luck:)


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What has happened to the trade in North America since the signing of NAFTA?
    • A. 

      It remained the same

    • B. 

      Decreased dramatically

    • C. 

      Increased dramatically

  • 2. 
    Which types of music originated in the United States?
    • A. 

      Jazz, country, and rap

    • B. 

      Rock ' n ' roll, pop, spanish music

    • C. 

      Kompa, blues, rap

  • 3. 
    Where were most early colonial American settlement located?
    • A. 

      Where ports were located on natural harbors and navigable rivers

    • B. 

      In North America

    • C. 

      In Florida

  • 4. 
    What do some people consider a negative effect of gentrification?
    • A. 

      Increases property values and property taxes in poor urban areas

    • B. 

      People died

    • C. 

      Increases property values and property taxes in rural areas

  • 5. 
    What city has the United States' most important railroad hub?
    • A. 

      New York

    • B. 

      Chicago

    • C. 

      Florida

  • 6. 
    Which region of mexico conatins deposits of oil and natural gas?
    • A. 

      Along the Gulf of Mexico

    • B. 

      Baja California

    • C. 

      Gulf lowlands

  • 7. 
    When did the Mexican Revolution take place?
    • A. 

      From 1910-1920

    • B. 

      From 1920-1924

    • C. 

      From 1915-1917

  • 8. 
    The United states took what 2 islands from Spain in 1898?
    • A. 

      Jamaica and Cuba

    • B. 

      Trinidad and Jamaica

    • C. 

      Cuba and Puerto Rico

  • 9. 
    Which Caribbean island was formed from volcanoes
    • A. 

      Anguilla

    • B. 

      Antigua and Barbuda

    • C. 

      Martinique

  • 10. 
    What is the most industrialized country in the caribbean?
    • A. 

      Cuba

    • B. 

      Martinique

    • C. 

      Puerto Rico

  • 11. 
    What is 1 factor that limits the profits of many industries in South America?
    • A. 

      All parts and materials must be imported

    • B. 

      All parts and materials must be exported

    • C. 

      None of the above

  • 12. 
    What are the major rivers in South America?
    • A. 

      Ichilo, Abuna, and Amazon River

    • B. 

      Amazon, Orinoco, and Parana River

    • C. 

      Camacho, Amazon, Mauri River

  • 13. 
    What was South America's greatest early civilization
    • A. 

      Inca

    • B. 

      Aztec

    • C. 

      Mayans

  • 14. 
    Which mountains are part of the Alpine Mountain Systems?
    • A. 

      * Tatra, Beskidy, Bieszczady, and Alps

    • B. 

      Bregaglia, Livigno, Oberhalbstein , and Plessur

    • C. 

      Carpathian, Apennines, Pyrenees, and Alps

  • 15. 
    Which city in Switzerland is a transportation center on the rhine?
    • A. 

      Z├╝rich

    • B. 

      Basel

    • C. 

      Geneva

  • 16. 
    What was the first trading group in Germany
    • A. 

      Nazi

    • B. 

      German league

    • C. 

      Hanseatic league

  • 17. 
    What is the Silk road?
    • A. 

      Trade route to North America

    • B. 

      Trade route to Japan

    • C. 

      Trade route to China

  • 18. 
    Which countries are not located on the Arabian Peninsula?
    • A. 

      Iraq

    • B. 

      Afghanistan

    • C. 

      Pakistan

  • 19. 
    Which mountains are located along the border of Iran?
    • A. 

      Alps

    • B. 

      Kopet- Dag

    • C. 

      Kholeno

  • 20. 
    Where did the Phoenican civilization originate?
    • A. 

      Niger

    • B. 

      Zimbabwe

    • C. 

      Lebanon

  • 21. 
    The Nile River empties into what body of water?
    • A. 

      Mediterranean sea

    • B. 

      Gulf of Mexico

    • C. 

      Caribbean sea

  • 22. 
    Desert nomads living along the Sinai Peninsula in Egypt are called:
    • A. 

      Tuareg

    • B. 

      Arabs

    • C. 

      Bedouins

  • 23. 
    What has severly affected tourism in Algeria?
    • A. 

      Political unrest

    • B. 

      Gentrification

    • C. 

      Migration

  • 24. 
    Which country is changing from a command economy to a market economy?
    • A. 

      Niger

    • B. 

      Mozambique

    • C. 

      Ethiopia

  • 25. 
    Water in the Nomib desert comes from:
    • A. 

      Fog and snow

    • B. 

      Melting glaciers

    • C. 

      Dew and Fog

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