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Geography Test 3
|What is the main product exported from the Arabian Peninsula?
|What continent is considered the birthplace of Western Civilization?
|What tiny European country is the world's smallest independent state?
|What are the four major political divisions of the United Kingdom?
|Northern Ireland, Wales, Scotland, and England
|What city do both Muslims and Jews claim as a holy city?
|On what parallel were North and South Korea divided?
|What plateau is known as the "roof of the world?"
|Plateau of Tibet
|What body of water separates Great Britain from continental Europe?
|What narrow body of water separates the Iberian Peninsula from North Africa?
|Straight of Gibraltar
|What country is spread over the thousands of islands in the Malay Archipelago?
|The largest city in the world (in population) is . . .
|The highest peak in Europe is . . .
|Baghdad is the capital of . . .
|A . . . is a narrow strip of land that connects two landmasses.
|What area is know as the "Cradle of Civilization?"
|The Fertile Crescent
|Capital of Greece
|Capital of Russia
|Capital of Spain
|About 1/4 of the land of . . . is polder, land that has been taken from the sea by using dams, dikes, and windmills to drain the water.
|In which German city did the Communists build a wall to keep people from escaping to freedom?
|Georgia, Armenia, and Azerbaijan were once under the control of the . . . but are considered independent republics today.
|Estonia, Latvia, and . . . are called the Baltic States
|The world's largest peninsula is . . .
|The most accurate display of the earth's features, showing correct shapes, sizes, and locations, is a . . .
|What occupies the Jutland Peninsula?
|Indian society is based on the . . ., a strict division of social classes.
|What is the world's oldest republic?
|Who is a person skilled in displaying geographic information on maps and globes?
|What is known as the Emerald Isle?