Which of the following professions is most similar to an MNC? A. a classroom teacher who informs students of new information B. a manager of a local business that provides goods and services to the immediate community C. a traveling salesperson with business offices in different cities and countries D. a homemaker who organizes the home for his/her family
Fog is a cloud that has a. a small vertical extent. b. no ability to produce rain. c. particles made of ice crystals. d. its base at or near the ground.
A volcano that may erupt again at some time in the distant future is a. active. b. dormant. c. explosive. d. extinct.
With the perennial irrigation system, farmers can _____. generate their own electricity plant two or three crops increase the fertility of their soil plant a crop every year
The dissolution of the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics _____ -had no effect on the United States -affected nations throughout the world -reduced the number of Communist nations in the world -increased the number of Communist nations in the world -changed boundaries in Europe -decreased conflict in eastern Europe
In what way is reforestation a positive initiative? A. It saves a portion of land from urban sprawl. B. It replants trees on lands destroyed by farming, manufacturing, logging, and city growth. C. It promotes increased public transportation use and limits carbon emissions. D. It improves the city by planning for disasters
The defining characteristic of deserts is their high daytime temperatures. Please select the best answer from the choices provided T F
Which of the following statements about secondary succession is true? a. Secondary succession occurs in ecosystems that have no vegetation. b. Secondary succession affects ecosystems that are already established. c. Ecosystems require pioneer species to undergo secondary succession. d. Secondary succession can occur in areas without soil.
Moldova is a small, landlocked nation that _____. borders the Baltic Sea uses Romanian in its schools has close ties to Russia is the “breadbasket” of Eastern Europe
The cities of Mecca and Medina were vital to the foundation of what religion? A) Christianity Eliminate B) Hinduism C) Islam D) Judaism
Which early culture ruled the area that would later contain the inca capital a. chavin b. huari c. nazca d. tiahuanaco
Nonmetallic resources are commonly used for ____. A. food and clothing B. farming, construction C. the production of energy
The place where two plates come together is known as a a. transform boundary. b. divergent boundary. c. convergent boundary. d. rift valley.
Which process forms ridges and valleys? A.) folding, uplift, and erosion B.) volcanoes C.) exposed batholiths D.) oceanic-oceanic covergence
Which explanation justifies how the area of a sector of a circle is derived? A. The area of a sector can be found by using the formula for the area of circle multiplied by how many angles are in the circle. B. To derive the area of a sector, make a right triangle with the right angle located at the center of the circle. The angle of the triangle divided by the angles in a circle is 90360 . Multiply the fraction by the area of the circle and then subtract the radius squared. C. To find the area of a sector, divide the angle by the total amount of degrees in a triangle then multiply it by the area of the circle. D. The area of a sector is part of an area of the entire circle. Determine the fraction of the circle that the sector represents and multiply it by the area of the circle.
Which of the following soil types is richest in organic material? A. red soil B. yellow soil C. dark-colored soil D. blue soil
Which are often considered part of Oceania? Check all that apply. A.Indonesia B.New Zealand C.South Africa D.Korea
Which of the following statements about monsoons are correct? Check all that apply. A. Monsoon climate is good for rice farming. B. Heavy monsoons are a boom to local economies. C. Weak monsoon seasons lower agricultural output. D. Monsoons can cause devastating landslides and floods.
Which of the following items was used as a meat tenderizer and also eaten? Question 14 options: Cacao beans Pineapple Papaya Guava
Which is the most accurate description of rapid urbanization in Mexico and Brazil? A. Shantytowns and squatter neighborhoods have sprung up, housing millions of people and often lacking water, electricity, and proper sanitation. B. Disparity in wealth has significantly lessened. C. The informal sector of the economy has remained stagnant. D. Urbanization has brought proper healthcare to all who come.