Overla - Test One Maps And Graphs : Essay

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  • 1. 
    If you worked in Tennessee, where might you find a home in Alabama that would provide the shortest commute to work?
    • A. 

      The northern suburbs of Gadsden

    • B. 

      The northern suburbs of Huntsville

    • C. 

      The northern exurbs of Florence

    • D. 

      The northern exurbs of Birmingham

  • 2. 
    Based the map, which of the following statements is accurate?
    • A. 

      Alabama is landlocked

    • B. 

      Alabama's state government is centered in Tuscaloosa

    • C. 

      Alabama has six major manufacturing centers

    • D. 

      Most of the population of Alabama lives along the Mississippi border

  • 3. 
    Approximately what percentage of the population is aged 15 and over?
    • A. 

      68.4 %

    • B. 

      34.4%

    • C. 

      73.8%

    • D. 

      80.9%

  • 4. 
    Which area of Alabama has the largest area of low population density?
    • A. 

      East

    • B. 

      West

    • C. 

      North

    • D. 

      South

  • 5. 
    What major city is closest to Alabama's state capital?
    • A. 

      Mobile

    • B. 

      Gadsden

    • C. 

      Huntsville

    • D. 

      Columbus, Georgia

  • 6. 
    Which of the following statements is accurate, regarding the population of Canada?
    • A. 

      There are more people over the age of 14 than over the age of 64

    • B. 

      There are more female children than there are male children

    • C. 

      In every age category, males outnumber females

    • D. 

      There are approximately the same number of males and females aged 65 and over

  • 7. 
    According to the graph, what is the approximate population of Canada?
    • A. 

      11 million

    • B. 

      21 million

    • C. 

      31 million

    • D. 

      41 million

  • 8. 
    Which of the following groups makes up more than half of the population?
    • A. 

      Females aged 0 to 14 and 65+

    • B. 

      Males aged 0 to 14 and 15 to 64

    • C. 

      Males and females aged 15 to 64

    • D. 

      Males aged 15+

  • 9. 
    Which of the following generalizations is accurate?
    • A. 

      Male babies outnumber female babies by a wide margin

    • B. 

      Canadian women have shorter life spans than Canadian men

    • C. 

      There are more female teenagers than male teenagers

    • D. 

      The percentages of males and females are about equal in the first two age categories

  • 10. 
    Which manufacturing center is closest to the raw materials you would need to establish a successful lumber business?
    • A. 

      Gadsden

    • B. 

      Montgomery

    • C. 

      Huntsville

    • D. 

      Mobile

  • 11. 
    YOU MUST ANSWER 1 OF THE 2 FOLLOWING QUESTIONS15 POINTS How would the arrival of significant numbers of immigrants from another culture affect the existing culture?  How would the culture of the arriving immigrants be affected?  INCLUDE:     -  language      -  diffusion     -  acculturation(you might want to think about the arrival of Hispanics to central Iowa within the last 20 years or so - how has the arrival of this group of people changed Iowa AND how has the existing culture in Iowa changed this group of people)
  • 12. 
    What are the differences between renewable, nonrewable, and inexhaustible resources?  Provide examples for each.  How do the amount of such resources affect a nation's infrastructure and economy?  INCLUDE:     -  natural resources and energy sources     -  primary and secondary economic activities
  • 13. 
    THIS QUESTION HAS TO BE ANSWERED15 POINTS Compare and contrast the characteristics of a command economy with the characteristics of a market economy using the following scenario:  Walmart will be used to depict a command economic system and The Mall of America will be used to depict a market economic system.     -  choice     -  price     -  availability of goods     -  quality of goods offered(remember to always consider the consumer when making your arguements)