Chapter 3 Human Geo.

37 Questions | Total Attempts: 38

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Human Quizzes & Trivia

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The ability of humans to move from one place to anoher is known as _____.
  • 2. 
    Migration is the _____ move by people frm one place to another.
  • 3. 
    Negative perceptions of the political, economic, and environmental conditions of their own countries that induce people to move are called ______.
  • 4. 
    Pull factors are conditons which induce people to ____ to a new location.
  • 5. 
    The tree major types of push factors are ____, ____, ____.
  • 6. 
    The largest number of refugees in the world was a result of the Soviet Union's invasion of ____.
  • 7. 
    Mos Afgan refugees sought to refuge in the countries of ____ and ____.
  • 8. 
    Several million Irish were puched form their homeland due to the destruction of their ____ crop by a fungus.
  • 9. 
    The Dust Bowl of the 1930's pushed "Okies" to migrate; They moved primarily to the state of ____.
  • 10. 
    The most important pull factor for immigrants to the U.S. and Canada is ____ ____.
  • 11. 
    In the U.S., the state of ____ has pulled many peoploe to it because of the climate's reputation for low pollen counts.
  • 12. 
    The ATlantic Ocean, Rocky Mts, and Sahara have acted as ____ ____ to people who wanted to migrate across them.
  • 13. 
    International migration is the permanent movement of people from one ____ to another.
  • 14. 
    ____ migration is where migrants have been compelled to emigrate from a country due to political factors.
  • 15. 
    In the past 500 years, about ____ million people have left Europe for new lives on other continents.
  • 16. 
    The largest supplier of emigrants to the U.S. from Europe has been ____ with 7.1 million.
  • 17. 
    90% of the immigrants to the U.S. before 1840, originated in ____ ____.
  • 18. 
    The first two peakes of European immigration to the U.S. came from ____ and ____ Europe
  • 19. 
    Arizona and ____ ____ were the last two of the contiguous forty-eight states to be admitted.
  • 20. 
    In 1921, the U.S. set ____ to curb the number of immigrants in the U.S. .
  • 21. 
    The U.S. yearly issues ____ visas to legal immigrants.
  • 22. 
    ____ drain is the exodus of talented people from and LDC due to more lucrative job offers elsewhere.
  • 23. 
    Since the 1960's, five-sixths of all immigrants come from Latin America and ____.
  • 24. 
    People who arrive in the U.S. without the consent of the U.S. government are called ____ ____.
  • 25. 
    A person who, for a price, helps Mexican s enter the U.S. illegallly is called a ____.
  • 26. 
    The border between the U.S. and ____ extends over 2,000 miles, and is witness to a large amount of illegal immigration.
  • 27. 
    People who migrate to Europe and Middle Eastern countries to work, but don't receive citizenship are known as ____ ____.
  • 28. 
    The ____ ____ receives as many immigrants from countries that are from its formal colonies.
  • 29. 
    A person who moves from one place to another within the same region is practicing ____ ____.
  • 30. 
    Since the 1790 U.S. Census, the geographic center of teh U.S. population has coninually moved mostly ____ and slightly ____ of its origional position.
  • 31. 
    During the las 100 years, African-Americans in the U.S. have migrated from the ____ to northern cities such as New Yourk, Detroit, and Chicago.
  • 32. 
    ____ constructed a new capitol in teh interior of the country to facilitate settlement of the interior.
  • 33. 
    Migration from rural to ____ areas has skyrocketed in recent years in Asia, Latin America, and Africa.
  • 34. 
    Australia was settled originally by ____.
  • 35. 
    Eritrea was engaged in conflict with ____ before it became an independent state in 1993.
  • 36. 
    Serbs have been accused of performing ____ ____ upon Bosnian Muslims in the former Yugoslavia.
  • 37. 
    The Mariel Boatlift brought emigrants from ____ to the U.S..