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Geography of the Western Hemisphere Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. The highest per capital GDP in the world is enjoyed by the citizens of which country?

Question 2 2. Which of these are the primary features of Mexico's economy?

Question 3 3. What is needed to further development in large parts of Central and South America?

Question 4 4. Most workers in the United States are employed in which sector of the economy?

Question 5 5. The Western Hemisphere is generally understood to include which continents?

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Question 6 6. A dependency on resource extraction and increased pressures on land use have disproportionately impacted what population across the Western Hemisphere?

Question 7 7. The North American Free Trade Act represents one modern attempt at _____ in the Western Hemisphere.

Question 8 8. Compared to a region like Europe, countries of the the Western Hemisphere TEND to be _____.

Question 9 9. What's the name of the South American country that is an important developing economic nation and is part of BRIC?

Question 10 10. Buenos Aires is an important city in the Western Hemisphere found in the country of:

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Question 11 11. The world's largest rainforest, found in the Western Hemisphere, is called the:

Question 12 12. What is the name of the important waterway that lets ships pass between the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans?

Question 13 13. During the Middle Ages, European culture revolved around which religion?

Question 14 14. Where did the Industrial Revolution begin?

Question 15 15. The cotton industry drove the economy of which geographic region?

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Question 16 16. Which of the following is NOT true?

Question 17 17. People who live in the Amazon live in a:

Question 18 18. Using the Koppen climate classification, which of these climate types is NOT found in the Western Hemisphere?

Question 19 19. People living near San Francisco, California are living in a:

Question 20 20. Someone walking through a hot desert is walking through a:

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Question 21 21. The four founding nations of the MERCOSUR agreement are Brazil, Paraguay, Uruguay and _____.

Question 22 22. The nations of NAFTA are the United States, Mexico and _____.

Question 23 23. CAFTA is a trade partnership between the United States and _____.

Question 24 24. Which of these is the prevailing migration pattern in the Western Hemisphere?

Question 25 25. Which treaty was between Spain and Portugal and related to which areas in the New World each country was allowed to settle?

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Question 26 26. Which of the following ended World War I?

Question 27 27. Which of the following is NOT true?

Question 28 28. The principle of 'cuius regio eius religio' was an important part of which treaty?

Question 29 29. Which of these is the largest economy in South America ?

Question 30 30. Population growth has become an issue in some parts of the Western Hemisphere, particularly those where it outpaces _____.

Geography of the Western Hemisphere Chapter Exam Instructions

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