Human Geography Final Practice Quiz

62 Questions | Total Attempts: 42

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Human Geography Quizzes & Trivia

Practice quiz for John Harty's Human Geography 1020 class.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is the ideal number for zero population growth?
    • A. 

      1.1

    • B. 

      2.1

    • C. 

      3.4

    • D. 

      6.5

  • 2. 
    Which countries are major population clusters?
    • A. 

      West Africa

    • B. 

      East Asia

    • C. 

      South Asia

    • D. 

      Europe

    • E. 

      Northeast North America

  • 3. 
    What countries are minor population clusters?
    • A. 

      Northeast North America

    • B. 

      East Asia

    • C. 

      West Africa

    • D. 

      Southeast Asia

  • 4. 
    Infant Mortality Rate is every infant death in every 1000 birth.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    What developed nation has the highest infant mortality rate?
    • A. 

      Singapore

    • B. 

      USA

    • C. 

      Sweden

    • D. 

      Canada

  • 6. 
    Why is the infant mortality rate so high in America?
  • 7. 
    What country has the highest life expectancy rate?
    • A. 

      Canada

    • B. 

      Korea

    • C. 

      America

    • D. 

      Japan

  • 8. 
    Why is Russia's life expectancy only 65 and one half years?
    • A. 

      Alcohol

    • B. 

      War

    • C. 

      Poverty

    • D. 

      Stalin and Hitler

  • 9. 
    What does HDI stand for?
  • 10. 
    Which country has the best HDI and has earned it the most?
    • A. 

      Afghanistan

    • B. 

      Australia

    • C. 

      Norway

    • D. 

      New Zealand

  • 11. 
    The higher the GNI the better.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    Which country has the lowest GNI?
    • A. 

      USA

    • B. 

      Sweden

    • C. 

      UK

    • D. 

      Canada

  • 13. 
    Which place has the highest male: female inequality?
    • A. 

      Punjab State, India

    • B. 

      China

  • 14. 
    Does America have a gendered landscape? Explain
  • 15. 
    List four stereo-types associated with males?
  • 16. 
    What are some advantages of UK healthcare?
    • A. 

      Lower infant mortality

    • B. 

      No co-pay

    • C. 

      Fairly good healthcare

    • D. 

      80% of hospitals are private

  • 17. 
    What are the disadvantages of UK health care?
    • A. 

      Insurance companies cannot charge for healthcare.

    • B. 

      Citizens pay very high taxes.

    • C. 

      One must see a "gate-keeper" before they go to the hospital.

  • 18. 
    How does Switzerland view healthcare?
  • 19. 
    What are some advantages to Japan's healthcare?
    • A. 

      80% of hospitals are private.

    • B. 

      Healthcare cannot turn a patient down for any reason.

    • C. 

      There is no waiting list.

  • 20. 
    Doctor's pay is the biggest disadvantage to German healthcare.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 21. 
    What is the biggest problem the United States healthcare?
  • 22. 
    Check all that apply to the healthcare in Tiwan.
    • A. 

      Free choice of doctors.

    • B. 

      Everyone pays

    • C. 

      Low waiting time

    • D. 

      No one can opt out.

    • E. 

      Clinics are open on the weekends.

    • F. 

      Citizens are highly satisfied .

    • G. 

      There is no bankruptcy because of healthcare.

    • H. 

      The is not enough money to pay for the healthcare.

  • 23. 
    Where is nomadic herding found? (check all that apply)
    • A. 

      Africa

    • B. 

      The Arabian Peninsula

    • C. 

      Interior of Eurasia

    • D. 

      Arctic lands

  • 24. 
    Why was the Great Wall originally built?
    • A. 

      To keep people out

    • B. 

      To keep people in

    • C. 

      To keep animals out (and in)

  • 25. 
    A domesticated plant is a plant that was deliberately planted, protected, and cared for by humans.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False