Beyond The Arab Spring Geography Quiz

10 Questions | Total Attempts: 45

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Beyond The Arab Spring Geography Quiz

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is the capital of country #1?
    • A. 

      Rabat

    • B. 

      Algiers

    • C. 

      Marrakesh

    • D. 

      Tangiers

    • E. 

      None of these

  • 2. 
    Which of the following statements is not true?
    • A. 

      Country 15 is much poorer than Country 10

    • B. 

      Country 4 was under French colonial rule

    • C. 

      Country 16 has a Shia majority

    • D. 

      Country 5 has a significant Christian minority

    • E. 

      All of these are true

  • 3. 
    Which of the following countries has the largest population?
    • A. 

      Country 5

    • B. 

      Country 6

    • C. 

      Country 3

    • D. 

      Country 14

    • E. 

      Country 7

  • 4. 
    Which of the following countries lies at the high end of the per capita income spread of the region?
    • A. 

      Country 12

    • B. 

      Country 3

    • C. 

      Country 7

    • D. 

      Country 1

    • E. 

      None of these; all are low to medium income

  • 5. 
    Which of the following countries is the most homogenous in terms of religion and religious sect?
    • A. 

      Country 3

    • B. 

      Country 9

    • C. 

      Country 6

    • D. 

      Country 16

    • E. 

      Country 7

  • 6. 
    Which of the following countries did not experience a regime change/turnover during the Arab Spring uprisings of 2010/2011?
    • A. 

      Country 14

    • B. 

      Country 15

    • C. 

      Country 5

    • D. 

      Country 3

    • E. 

      Country 4

  • 7. 
    Which of the following countries is currently not a monarchy?
    • A. 

      Country 2

    • B. 

      Country 14

    • C. 

      Country 8

    • D. 

      Country 1

    • E. 

      Country 11

  • 8. 
    Which of the following countries exhibits some democratic institutions and procedures but is a weak state, i.e. the central government is unable to exert its authority over the entire territory of the country because it is challenged by powerful region, tribal, or other non state groups?
    • A. 

      Country 9

    • B. 

      Country 1

    • C. 

      Country 2

    • D. 

      Country 13

    • E. 

      Country 12

  • 9. 
    In which of the following countries does a minority sectarian/ethnic group exercise political power?
    • A. 

      Country 16

    • B. 

      Country 5

    • C. 

      Country 3

    • D. 

      Country 9

    • E. 

      Country 8

  • 10. 
    Which of these countries has the most repressive and authoritarian regime?
    • A. 

      Country 10

    • B. 

      Country 1

    • C. 

      Country 8

    • D. 

      Country 3

    • E. 

      Country 6

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