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GEOG Quiz #2

Southeast Asia
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Southeast Asian physiography is dominated by:
high relief
What is true about Southeast Asia river valleys?
They are sparsely populated
More than half of Southeast Asia's population lives in which two countries?
Indonesia and Philippines
Agriculture in Southeast Asia is limited by:
Generally infertile tropical soils
Name 3 correct country-river associations.
Myanmar-Irawaddy
Thailand-Chao Phraya
Northern Vietnam-Red
A country in Southeast Asia that remained, for the most part, an independent state throughout the colonial era was:
Thailand
List 3 mother country-colony associations.
Spain-Philippines
Britain-Burma
France-Vietnam
What country was once part of British India?
Myanmar (Burma)
In 1965, ____ broke away from Malaysia and became a separate political entity in Southeast Asia.
Singapore
The ethnic group forming a significant part of the commercial class in Southeast Asia are the:
Chinese
The first stage in boundary evolution is:
Definition
An example of a relict boundary is the boundary between:
North and South Vietnam
A boundary developing contemporaneously with a cultural landscape, and adjusting to linguistic, religious, and ethnic breaks, is termed:
Subsequent
Which country in Southeast Asia is Catholic today, a result of its colonial legacy?
The Philippines
The country that is most elongated is:
Vietnam
The Southeast Asian state that exhibits a major proruption is:
Thailand
The former Portuguese colony that is the newest state in Southeast Asia is:
East Timor
The largest Muslim country in the world in terms of population is:
Indonesia
In Myanmar, Thailand, and Cambodia, most of the people are adherents of:
Buddhism
Annam is today a part of:
Vietnam
The Southeast Asian nation that is still ruled by a communist regime is:
Vietnam
Angkor Wat is located in which country?
Cambodia
The Khmer Rouge killed as many as 2 million people in an attempt to change the society of:
Cambodia
What city is Myanmar associated with?
Yangon
The small, oil-rich Islamic sultanate of Insular Southeast Asia is:
Brunei
List 3 correct statements of Singapore.
-It was a British colony.
-It has a predominantly Chinese population.
-It lies mainly on a small island.
An archipelago is:
a chain of islands
The majority of Indonesia's population is located on the island of:
Jawa
The two main islands in the Philippines are:
Mindanao and Luzon
List 3 true statements of coffee production in Vietnam.
-Vietnam is second in the world in the production of bulk coffee.
-Coffee is grown on plantations in Vietnam.
-Coffee production is contributing to deforestation.