Geography Questions

Europe & Asia Geography Questions
    1. Flemish, one of the two official languages of Belgium, belongs to which of Europe's major language families? Germanic Romance Slavic Celtic 2. The country with the largest economy in Europe, sometimes referred to as the "motor" of Europe, is: France. Spain. the United Kingdom. Germany. 3. The European country that is a major exporter of crude oil to world markets is: Norway. Switzerland. France. the Czech Republic. 4. In Europe, the majority of the workforce is employed in the __________ sector. agricultural heavy industrial service primary 5. Tourism is Europe's most important industry. The leading country, based on total number of tourist arrivals, is: the United Kingdom. Switzerland. Germany. France. 6. The territory of the former country of East Germany was occupied by the army of which country, at the conclusion of WWII?

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General Geography Questions
    1. A map with a scale of 1:500,000 would represent which type of map? Small scale map Large scale map Medium scale map Spatial scale map 2. The prime meridian passes through: Paris, France. New York City. Greenwich, England. the Indian Ocean. 3. Transform faults are typically found in regions where tectonic plate boundaries are moving parallel to one another, and are the site of frequent earthquakes. A good example of such a location is: the San Andreas Fault. Iceland. the Mid-Atlantic Ridge. the Andes Mountains. 4. The energy that allows tectonic plates to interact on the earth's surface is supplied by: the sun. the molten interior. greenhouse gases. ocean currents. 5. Hurricanes and cyclones originate: in the tropics. in temperate latitudes. near the poles. in the center of large land masses. 6. The pampas region of Argentina would be an

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HTT/200 Theme Parks
    Include a description of a recent theme park experience and an explanation of why you chose to visit that particular theme park. If you have not been to a theme park, choose one you would like to visit and explain why.

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WorldRegionalGeography MCQ 20 items A+
    1. A map with a scale of 1:500,000 would represent which type of map?       Your Answer:                       Small scale map                              Large scale map                              Medium scale map                              Spatial scale map                   Comments:      2.     Question:      The prime meridian passes through:       Your Answer:                       Paris, France.                              New York City.                              Greenwich, England.                              the Indian Ocean.                   Comments:      3.    Transform faults are typically found in regions where tectonic plate boundaries are moving parallel to one

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SCI207: Dependence of Man on the Environment
    Environmental FootprintComplete the first part of this lab at Footprint Calculator (accessible through the Labs section of Contemporary Environmental Issues). You will use the ecological footprint calculator to evaluate your environmental footprint. Then, complete the second part at Household Emissions Calculator (accessible through the Labs section of Contemporary Environmental Issues). You will use the EPA’s household emissions calculator to quantitatively identify three to five everyday products or practices that contribute most to your footprint and identify measurable solutions to each. That is, you will estimate savings of both carbon emissions and money that can be achieved via the solutions. In the study questions, reflect upon your results and relate them to themes covered in Contemporary Environmental Issues.   Land Use in Pinchot

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SCI207: Dependence of Man on the Environment
    Innovation and Sustainability Humans are constantly innovating ways to produce and consume material resources. Write a paper addressing the following issue: Give specific examples of at least two (2) production and two (2) consumption habits humans have related to material resources. These are discussed in Chapter Four of Contemporary Environmental Issues, which includes production of all types of consumer goods as well as consumption of environmental resources. Discuss efforts that must be considered about these production and consumption habits in order to sustain the global population?   

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SWOT Analysis - Royal Caribbean
    Swot Table of Contents Introduction.. History.. Mission Statement Strengths. Weaknesses. Opportunities. Threats. Summary.. References.  

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Exercise 1. Use the World Bank's definitions for low
    Exercise 1. Use the World Bank's definitions for low income countries, lower middle income countries, upper middle income countries, and high income countries. Select a country in each category and complete the speadsheet for exercises 1- 3 located above. The World Bank and CIA Factbook websites are in the course webliography and should be used to help complete your table.   Exercise 2. Starting with a hypothetical population of 14,000 people and an even age distribution (1,000 in each age group from 1-5 to 66-70 years), assume that the population initially has a total fertility rate of 2.0 and an average life span of 70 years. Using the spreadsheet for exercises 1-3, estimate how the population will change from this generation to the next under each of the following conditions.    Exercise 3. Using current population growth rates (obtained from the World Bank or CIA Factbook) and using the rule of 70, project how long it will take the population

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Week 9 SCI 275- Capstone DQ
      Post your response to the following: If you were an environmental researcher and were given funding to assist with one environmental issue, which of the following topics would you choose to spend your funds on?   Human population Atmospheric pollution Water resources Terrestrial resources Energy conservation

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Week 8 SCI 275-Assignment
    Assignment: Energy Resource Plan   Review the three assignment options provided in Appendix J. Select and complete one of the options.

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