Local Geography & Politics Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Setting political boundaries is often referred to as what?

Question 2 2. What do we call the process of revising the geographic boundaries in which people elect their representatives?

Question 3 3. A formally approved agreement between two states is known as _____.

Question 4 4. Which of the following descriptions best describes Natural Capital?

Question 5 5. Which of the following is TRUE of Natural Capital?

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Question 6 6. Which of the following statements is TRUE?

Question 7 7. Which type of boundary runs along differences in ethnicity?

Question 8 8. Dale subscribes to the Deep Ecology worldview, whereas Jack is supportive of the Western worldview. How do their opinions compare with one another?

Question 9 9. Why will there be a need for alternative sources of energy in the future?

Question 10 10. Which of the following would be the BEST example of gerrymandering?

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Question 11 11. Which type of boundary is an officially drawn dividing line between nations, states, cities, et cetera?

Question 12 12. Why are environmental policies needed now to protect future populations?

Question 13 13. How could future changes to the environment affect the global food supply?

Question 14 14. What is NOT a way the environment will be affected by the growing population?

Question 15 15. Which of the following terms is used to describe the collective beliefs and values that give people a sense of how the world works, their role in the environment, and right and wrong behaviors toward the environment?

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Question 16 16. Which of the following is NOT an example of a cultural boundary?

Question 17 17. What do we call the manipulation of political boundaries to favor one party or class?

Question 18 18. Which of the following is NOT a physical boundary?

Question 19 19. Which of the following statements is TRUE about environmental worldviews?

Question 20 20. Which type of boundary is a naturally occurring divide between two areas?

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Question 21 21. Why is the U.S. an example of a fragmented state?

Question 22 22. Which of the following terms is defined as the measure of the demand for resources required to support a lifestyle?

Question 23 23. Because Italy is long and narrow, it can be considered which type of state?

Question 24 24. What is broadly defined as collaborations between the armed forces of two states?

Question 25 25. What is the primary role of the United Nations?

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Question 26 26. Because Lesotho is completely surrounded by South Africa it is considered what type of state?

Question 27 27. Which of the following statements about the Deep Ecology worldview is TRUE?

Question 28 28. Which of the following BEST describes the Western worldview?

Question 29 29. Which type of state is usually small and rounded?

Question 30 30. Why is the role of the forest relevant to act as a carbon sink?

Local Geography & Politics Chapter Exam Instructions

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