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  • Question 1
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    Why are Western Europe’s rivers essential to its economy?

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    The rivers are scenic and attract many tourists.

    Western Europe’s rivers create political boundaries.

    The rivers provide routes for shipping, exporting, and importing goods.

    Fishing is the main industry in Western Europe.

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    Which climate zones are in Western Europe?

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    high altitude

    tundra

    humid continental

    Mediterranean

    marine west coast

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    Which natural resource is most important to the economy of Western Europe today?

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    coal

    gold

    iron ore

    oil

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    How did the economy of Western Europe change after the Crusades?

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    Small villages disappeared as workers moved to cities.

    Increased trade created a merchant class.

    Skilled workers formed guilds.

    The Catholic Church controlled trade routes.

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    Which cause contributed to both World War I and World War II ?

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    competition for increased economic power

    some nations’ desire to expand territory

    the belief in a superior race

    a mission to spread the Catholic faith

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    Which changes resulted from the Industrial Revolution?

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    Goods became cheaper and more plentiful.

    Many people left rural areas to work in the cities.

    New technology caused unemployment among farmworkers.

    The standard of living declined in western nations.

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    Which cultural contributions come from Western Europe?

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    literature, including William Shakespeare’s plays

    musical compositions such as those from Bach and Schubert

    sports, including baseball and lacrosse

    dances such as the samba

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    Which statement about the European Union is true?

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    The group of European countries shares a government.

    Any country willing to eliminate tariffs may become a member.

    The major goal is to strengthen trade within Europe.

    It controls the economies of member countries.

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    Which religion is most widespread in Western Europe?

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    Islam

    Catholicism

    Baptist

    Judaism

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    Which challenges does the European Union face today?

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    competition from countries with larger economies

    a lack of members

    an aging population

    members with weak economies

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    Why do people immigrate to Western Europe?

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    The climate in Western Europe is enjoyable.

    Western Europe offers an escape from political oppression.

    Western Europe has no limits on immigration.

    Western Europe’s command economy ensures people will have jobs.

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    Which advantages are created by the European Union?

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    Inflation keeps prices for exports high.

    People within the European Union can cross borders freely.

    Economic growth remains strong in all member countries.

    People can be employed in their own country or in a member country.

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    Which resources are found in Southern Europe?

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    zinc

    olives

    grapes

    fish

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    Which term refers to South Asia’s unique geographical position in Asia?

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    atoll

    alluvial plain

    subcontinent

    delta

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    Which statements describe the influence of the Enlightenment?

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    Many people began to use reason and observation in studying the world.

    Political thinkers concluded that government is a contract between ordinary people and a ruler.

    Religious leaders called for wars to regain Christian control of Jerusalem.

    Philosophers sought ways to make society better.

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    Which landform is widespread in both Northern and Southern Europe?

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    rolling hills

    plains

    plateaus

    mountains

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    Which events started the Renaissance?

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    division of the Catholic Church

    interest in ancient Greek and Roman writings

    invention of a practical printing press

    collapse of the eastern Roman Empire

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    Which early civilizations made lasting political contributions to world culture?

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    Greeks

    Moors

    Romans

    Vikings

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    What is the difference between religions practiced in Northern and in Southern Europe?

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    Northern Europe is mostly Protestant and Southern Europe is mostly Roman Catholic and Greek Orthodox.

    Northern Europe is mostly Roman Catholic and Greek Orthodox and Southern Europe is mostly Protestant.

    Northern Europe is mostly Protestant and Greek Orthodox and Southern Europe is mostly Roman Catholic.

    Northern Europe is mostly Roman Catholic and Southern Europe is mostly Protestant and Greek Orthodox.

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    Which benefits are usually provided under welfare capitalism?

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    education

    housing

    job placement

    health care

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    Which event resulted from the 2008 financial crisis?

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    Most of Greece’s olive orchards failed.

    Three of Iceland’s largest banks failed.

    Norway’s whaling industry disappeared.

    Spain declared bankruptcy.

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    European Union laws cover which areas among member nations?

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    use of natural resources

    decisions to declare war

    release of pollutants

    law enforcement and security

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    Which factor contributed to the fall of communism in the Soviet Union?

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    war with the United States

    the election of Vladimir Putin

    the policies of glasnost and perestroika

    strikes and reforms in satellite countries

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    How did Russia’s new free-market economy affect the average Russian?

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    More goods became available soon after the command economy fell.

    The average Russian's standard of living changed very little.

    The price of goods and services decreased with competition.

    Many average Russians were able to own their own businesses.

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    Which economic challenge does Eastern Europe face today?

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    pressure to join the European Union

    labor shortages

    lack of modernized industries

    no markets for its goods

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