Global Change - Globalisation And Technology

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Global Change - Globalisation And Technology

This quiz will test information based on the NSW Stage 4 Geography Syllabus topic of Global Change. In particular the focus is on Globalisation and Changes in Technology. &nbs p;


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    TNC stands for:
    • A. 

      Tri National Companies

    • B. 

      Transnational Corporations

    • C. 

      Trading Nations Corporations

  • 2. 
    Who wins as a result of globalisation? (More than one answer).
    • A. 

      TNCs

    • B. 

      People that live in poor countries

    • C. 

      People that use the products

  • 3. 
    What does the below image represent? Choose the most correct answer.
    • A. 

      Worldwide companies are like trees with growing roots

    • B. 

      Worldwide companies are expanding throughout all the countries in the world

    • C. 

      Large companies have control over the countries in the world

  • 4. 
    Globalisation is the:
    • A. 

      Increasing connections throughout the world

    • B. 

      Increasing integration of people and money worldwide

    • C. 

      Increase in global connections between people

  • 5. 
    Improvements in transport has resulted in (there is more than one correct answer):
    • A. 

      Quicker trade between countries

    • B. 

      Faster travel between countries

    • C. 

      Improved relations between countries

  • 6. 
    Facebook is an example of: (choose the most correct answer related to the topic of globalisation)
    • A. 

      A way for people to communicate

    • B. 

      Improvement in communications technology

    • C. 

      A distraction for people working in TNCs

  • 7. 
    Globalisation increases the distance throughout the world.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    The main force behind globalisation is:
    • A. 

      Changing technology

    • B. 

      Faster internet connections

    • C. 

      Worldwide companies

  • 9. 
    The development of the fibre optic cable has:
    • A. 

      Sends out small amounts of information at a fast speed

    • B. 

      Sends out large amounts of information at a slow speed

    • C. 

      Sends out large amounts of information at a fast speed

  • 10. 
    In Australia significant developments in digital technology have been introduced in (more than one answer):
    • A. 

      Televisions

    • B. 

      Radios

    • C. 

      Computers

    • D. 

      GPS

  • 11. 
    The number of internet users in the world:
    • A. 

      Has increased at a fast rate

    • B. 

      Has increased, although has now started decreasing

    • C. 

      Has increased at a slow rate

  • 12. 
    Who benefits from information and communication technologies?
    • A. 

      People in developed countries (e.g. rich countries)

    • B. 

      People in developing countries (e.g. poor countries)

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