What was completed in 1914 and created a shortcut between the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans?
What term is used to describe factories in northern Mexico that assemble products for American and Japanese companies?
What type of crops are luxuries grown solely for profit, like tobacco in the United Stated?
What country is well known for its export of hand-woven, woolen blankets called Afghans?
NAFTA was a free trade agreement created in 1994 among which three countries?
United States, Canada, and Mexico
What Caribbean country relied on the Soviet Union for foreign aid until the USSR's collapse but continues to suffer economically due to an embargo by the United States?
A new bridge crosses the Koge Bay to connect Copenhagen with Malmo, thus linking Denmark to which other country?
Which small, European country exports printed religious material and imports almost all of its necessities?
What railway corridor opened in 1994 to connect Folkstone, England to Sangatte, France?
Although 40 percent of Egypt's workforce is engaged in agriculture, food must be imported because of the extensive farming of what cash crop?
What Southeast Asian city-state is considered one of the Four Tigers because of its strength in trade and industry?
Which West African country, with Conakry as its capital city, is the world's second-leading producer of bauxite?
The Philippines is the world's leading producer of copra, which is used to make what cooking oil?
What Caribbean island country has been called "Spice Island" because it leads the world in nutmeg production?
Which West African country, located between Senegal and Guinea, exports cashews as its primary product?
The Bab el Mandeb, which connects the Red Sea with the Gulf of Aden and is one of the world's busiest shipping lanes, is off the west coast of which country?
Which peninsular European country has its industrial region in the north and its agricultural region in the south?
Due to its open registry policy, which African country has the largest merchant fleet in the world?
What monetary unit of Panama is named after the explorer who established the first European settlement in the country?
Which Asian country's sultan is considered one of the wealthiest men on Earth due to the country's extensive oil and gas production?
Which river valley is home to "Cyperus papyrus", a plant soaked and dried to make paper that was commonly used by several ancient civilizations?
Yaren is the capital city of which Pacific island country that relies on phosphate mining for its economy?
Which country, known as Siam until 1939, was the only southeast Asian country never colonized by a European country?
Which country has the world's largest democracy and is the world's largest producer of tea and sugarcane?
Shocked by Western advances in the 1850s, which country finally opened its doors to western trade after the Meiji Restoration during the nineteenth century?
The Strait of Hormuz is the exit of which body of water that is important to the world's supply of oil?
Along with Japan, the United States, and France, what other country is among the top four of the world's largest economies?
The Owen Falls Dam, just north of Lake Victoria and east of Kampala, produces electricity for which African country?