Southeast Asia Geography
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What three countries were a bloody battleground from the sixties through the eighties?
Vietnam, Laos, and Cambodia
What have most countries of Southeast Asia been plagued by?
How many independent nations are found in Southeast Asia today?
What are Southeast Asia's independent nations?
Singapore, Myanmar, Thailand, Malaysia, Cambodia, Laos, Vietnam, Indonesia, Philippines, and East Timor
What territory in Southeast Asia was under British protection until it received independence in 1983?
What country surrounds Brunei?
What two large rivers found in Myanmar flow into the Gulf of Martaban?
Irrawaddy & Salween
What river separates Laos from Thailand?
What river flows from China through Vietnam into the Gulf of Tonkin?
What is Thailand's principal river?
What two countries of Southeast Asia are archipelagoes?
Indonesia & the Philippines
How many islands make up the republic of Indonesia?
What is Indonesia's population?
What is Indonesia's principal island?
How many islands make up the Philippines?
What percent of Filippinos live on eleven islands?
What is the most populous island of the Philippines?
What are two characteristics of Southeast Asia's climate?
hot & muggy
What is the average annual rainfall of much of Southeast Asia?
How much rainfall fell at Gaguio, Luzon in July of 1911 over a 24-hour period?
Where did the greatest volcanic eruption ever recorded take place?
How many people died on an island 6 miles away from Krakatoa?
What are common in Southeast Asia between April and December?
What country of Southeast Asia has the only good coal deposits in the area?
What natural resource is found in Brunei, Myanmar, and Indonesia?
Approximately how many people live in Southeast Asia?
What nationality of people make up 80% of Singapore's population
Where do over 90% of Southeast Asia's population live?
what country does not have a railroad network?
What is the length of a bamboo's growth cycle?
What does bamboo do every 100 years?
What is bamboo used for?
houses, fences, chopsticks, baskets, nets, traps, pipes, books
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