Globalization and Diversity Geography Study Set 1

Geology/Geography/Oceanography/Atmospheric Sciences

Quiz 1 :

Concepts of World Geography

Quiz 1 :

Concepts of World Geography

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At the most basic level, geography can be broken into two complementary pursuits. These are
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Why one part of the Earth's surface is arid and dry and a nearby part is lush and wet is explained by the term
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Formal regions are defined by their
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A functional region is
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This is the study of how places interact with one another.
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How do the authors of your text define globalization?
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According to your text's authors, globalization is the most fundamental reorganization of our planet's social and economic structures since which of the following events?
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What do most scholars agree is the most significant component of globalization?
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What part of the world has had its economy reoriented to drug smuggling and money laundering as the result of globalization?
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According to the text, denim blue jeans are a cultural product and one of the world's largest producers of jeans is
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The counterpoint to globalization is
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Which of the following groups is most likely to disrupt local ecosystems as they search for natural resources and manufacturing sites?
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Which of the following is NOT a characteristic of our increasingly globalized world?
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What do the World Bank, the International Monetary Fund (IMF), and the World Trade Organization (WTO)do?
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All of the following are arguments against globalization, EXCEPT
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What is the middle position on globalization, according to your text's authors?
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What part of the world has become a major source of both pornography and prostitution as a result of globalization?
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Absolute location on Earth can be determined by using
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One of the best map projections used to display the Earth's surface, and the one most commonly used in your text, is the
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Maps that use color shades to represent a theme based on different data values is called a
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