Cultural Geography Ch. 15

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Cultural Geography   Ch. 15 - Quiz

Some questions may require you to look at a graph or map. These are listed on Mr. Pickney's band website. Each of these have the appropriate national standard for geography for the test questions are listed here.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The mountain range that separates the Northern European and West Siberian plains is the  
    • A. 

      Transcaucasia Mountains.

    • B. 

      Caucasus Mountains.

    • C. 

      Siberian Mountains.

    • D. 

      Ural Mountains.

  • 2. 
    The fertile soil found on the Northern European Plain is known as
    • A. 

      Tundra.

    • B. 

      Permafrost.

    • C. 

      Chernozem.

    • D. 

      Plain

  • 3. 
    The longest river on the European continent is the
    • A. 

      Syr Darya.

    • B. 

      Amu Darya.

    • C. 

      Volga River.

    • D. 

      Irytsh River.

  • 4. 
    The oldest and deepest lake in the world is:
    • A. 

      Czar Lake.

    • B. 

      Lake Caspian

    • C. 

      Aral Sea.

    • D. 

      Lake Baikal

  • 5. 
    A region known for frigid temperatures as well as its many natural resources is:
    • A. 

      Siberia.

    • B. 

      Georgia.

    • C. 

      Russia

    • D. 

      Uzbekistan.

  • 6. 
    Which of the following is Russia's present-day capital city?
    • A. 

      Moscow

    • B. 

      St. Petersburg

    • C. 

      Kiev

    • D. 

      Omsk

  • 7. 
    Which country produces the least hydroelectric power?
    • A. 

      United States

    • B. 

      Canada

    • C. 

      China

    • D. 

      Russia

  • 8. 
    How does Russia compare to Canada in the production of nuclear electric power?
    • A. 

      Canada produces more nuclear electric power

    • B. 

      Russia produces more nuclear electric power.

    • C. 

      Russia and Canada produce about the same amount of nuclear electric power.

    • D. 

      Russia does not produce nuclear electric power

  • 9. 
    According to the chart, which of the following statements is NOT true?
    • A. 

      Canada is the leading producer of hydroelectric power.

    • B. 

      Russia produces less hydroelectric power than the U.S., Canada, or China

    • C. 

      Ukraine does not produce hydroelectric power.

    • D. 

      The United States produces less hydroelectric power than Russia.

  • 10. 
    Of the countries shown on the chart, where does Russia rank in the production of nuclear electric power?
    • A. 

      First

    • B. 

      Second

    • C. 

      Fourth

    • D. 

      Third

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