GEO 207 WEEK 5 QUIZ 1 Which of the following is associated with the concept of c

GEO 207 WEEK 5 QUIZ 1 Which of the following is associated with the concept of continental drift a. separate development b. Pangaea c. land alienation d. continentality e. apartheid 2. The Congo River basin mainly supports what type of vegetation? a. grassland b. savanna c. tropical rainforest d. Mediterranean scrub e. coniferous forest 3. Land tenure refers to: a. the balance between population and land resources b. the sustainable development level of a tract of land c. the way people own, occupy, and use land d. a system not unlike tenure at a university, where once you gain land, you keep it forever e. a form of subsistence farming 4. Which of the following countries was not a British colony prior to its independence? a. Zimbabawe b. Zambia c. Kenya d. Ethiopia e. Malawi 5. The last country to give up its African colonies was: a. the United States b. Germany c. France d. Belgium e. South Africa 6. The Boer War took place in: a. Kenya b. South Africa c. the Netherlands d. Sudan e. Nigeria 7. Which of the following countries is not located in East Africa? a. Nigeria b. Kenya c. Uganda d. Tanzania e. Burundi 8. Which of the following is a lingual francs? a. Bantu b. Kalahari c. Swahili d. Sharia e. Niger Kordofanian 9. Which of the following countries is not located in Equatorial Africa? a. Gabon b. Congo c. Ivory Coast d. Cameroon e. Central African Republic 10. Which of the following countries is located in the Bulge of Africa? a. Senegal b. South Africa c. Somalia d. Chad e. Kenya 11. Which of the following is not included in the North Africa/Southwest Asia realm? a. Pakistan b. Iran c. Iraq d. Tunisia e. Afghanistan 12. ______is the name for the land between the rivers. a. Levant b. Mesopotamia c. Choke Point d. Maghreb e. The Fertile Crescent 13. Which of the following is not an Old World culture hearth? a. the Indus Valley b. the Ganges Delta c. Mesopotamia d. the Mecca area of the Arabian Peninsula e. the lower Nile Valley 14. Which area was least influenced by the spread of Islam? a. Yemen b. Bosnia c. China d. Northern Nigeria e. Turkestan 15. Shi'ite Muslims constitute the great majority of the population of: a. Egypt b. Israel c. Saudi Arabia d. Turkey e. Iran 16. The empire that ruled over much of Southwest Asia prior to World War I was the: a. Ottoman b. Persian c. Byzantine d. British e. Russian 17. Which of the following countries is not a major oil producer? a. Kuwait b. Azerbaijan c. Iraq d. Iran e. Turkey 18. The Aswan High Dam is located on the: a. Shatt-al-Arab b. Nile River c. Jordan River d. Suez Canal e. The Tigris River 19. The upstream country that could control the flow of the Nile River into Egypt is: a. Iraq b. Sudan c. Israel d. Libya e. Chad 20. The western North African countries of Algeria, Tunisia, and Morocco are collectively called: a. the Maghreb b. The African Transition Zone c. the Near East d. the Tell e. the Levant