SI Review GEOG 202 Prout Exam 2
Terms in this set (38)
Which direction does the Nile flow?
What conference divided up Africa in the 1800's?
The Capital of South Africa is...
Pretoria, Bloemfontein, and Capetown (A, C, and D)
What is the largest city by population in South Africa?
What is the Sahel?
A transition zone between the Sahara and the Ituri Region
The progression of power in South Africa is best described as...
The best description of the Arab Spring movement is...
A series of protests throughout the Arab regions beginning in Tunisia
The capital of Kenya is..
Former slaves originally formed this country and its capital is named after the US president James Montgomery
What region in Africa is considered the "ground zero" for the AIDS epidemic?
What is the capital of Saudi Arabia
This is the Middle East's largest export
What is Mesopotamia's literal meaning?
Between two rivers
has a young population in comparison with western countries
Of the following language families in Sub-Saharan Africa, which one is the most widely distributed and has the most speakers?
Which of the following territorial-states is/are not in/near/adjacent to Southwest Asia?
Of the following territorial states, which has the smallest population?
Identify the incorrect association between mountains and their corresponding location?
A. Taurus and Southeast Turkey
B. Atlas and Casablanca, Morocco
C. Elburz and Tehran
D. Alps and Egypt
E. Kilimanjaro and East African Rift
D. Alps and Egypt
All of the following are regions of the Arab world except..
What is the largest nation in SW Asia dominated by the Altaic language family?
What city is the "political capital of Africa"? Which country is it located in?
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Apartheid is best explained as....
Cities were divided into residential areas according to racial categories: white, colored, Indian, and African
The Arab Spring began in...
Which nation is associated with Asia Minor?
Which area of Africa served as the primary source for the Atlantic Slave Trade?
Along the coast of West Central Africa
Where is the "Paris of the Orient"?
This country was once home to the Zulu Kingdom
Country that was once home to the Abyssinian kingdom. This kingdom defeated the Italians and prevented colonization in the 1880s.
What is the name of Turkey's largest city and primary economic center?
Which countries make up the non-Arab realm of the Middle East according to Dr. Prout?
Israel, Turkey, Iran
All of the following are environmental issues facing Africa EXCEPT...
A. Desertification due to both extensive animal grazing and human presence
B. Deforestation of tropical rainforest
D. Wildlife conservation
E. Mineral wealth and corruption
F. Fresh water availability
What is the Cabinda Exclave?
The part of Angola that is located on the side of the Congo by the Democratic Republic of the Congo
The native group found in Nigeria is...
E. A,B&C are correct
According to Dr. Prout, this nation is a failed state.
The 5 Pillars of Islam include all of the following except...
Receiving the Sacrament
The Gift of the Nile
1. Jerusalem is divided into four quarters, which include...
E. All of the above
All of the above
The Trans-Caucasus region consists of the following nations
Azerbaijan, Armenia, and Georgia