Geography

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Geography Quizzes & Trivia

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  • 1. 
    • A. 

      Anartic was one of the last known places

    • B. 

      The ship that they were traveling on became stuck in ice

    • C. 

      The crew left the ship - camped on the ice for 5 months

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 2. 
    What continent is expected to experience the greatest growth in the next 40 years?
    • A. 

      Africa

    • B. 

      Asia

    • C. 

      Latin America

    • D. 

      North America

  • 3. 
    The migration which takes place on the migrants own initiative is
  • 4. 
    Baby boomers are those that are
  • 5. 
    Events and conditions that impel an individual to move from a location is called what?
  • 6. 
    A population in equilibrium with a growth rate of zero achieved when births plus immigration equal deaths plus emmigration is what kind of growth?
  • 7. 
    • A. 

      Core Countries include the United States

    • B. 

      Are the industrialized capitalist countries on which periphery countries and semi-periphery countries depend on

    • C. 

      Are countries that live in a fast world

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 8. 
    Slow growth happens in what countries?
    • A. 

      United States

    • B. 

      Africa

    • C. 

      Asia

  • 9. 
    Are countries that have a marginal role in the world economy and are thus dependent on core producing societies for their trading relationships
  • 10. 
    A representation of the population based on its composition according to age and sex
  • 11. 
    People, places, and regions whose participation in transnational industry, modern telecommunications materialistic consumption, and international news and entertainment is limited.
  • 12. 
    People, places, and regions directly involved as producers and consumers in transnational industry modern telecommunications, materialistic consumption and international news and entertainment.
  • 13. 
    In 1865 he wrote a paper on genetics but it was not recognized until 20th century
  • 14. 
    In 1859 he wrote the orgin  of species in which isolation + mutations = adaptations that fit environmental niches ( survival of the fittest)
  • 15. 
    Alternative Philosophers
  • 16. 
    A symbol is not proxy for an object a symbol is the vehicle for conception who said this?
  • 17. 
    Undrlying framework of services and amenities needed to facilitate productive activity is called
  • 18. 
    Globalization increases interconnectedness of people and place due to