GEO 220 Chapter 4

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  1. How many major shields does South America have?
    A. 1
    B. 2
    C. 3
    D. 4
    • C. 3
    • South America has 3 major shields.
  2. Which country in Latin America has the highest life expectancy in the region?
    A. Costa Rica
    B. Chile
    C. El Salvador
    D. Uruguay
    A. Costa Rica
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  3. How far did Mexico City sink in the 20th century?
    A. 10 feet
    B. 20 feet
    C. 30 feet
    D. 40 feet
    • C. 30 feet
    • 30 feet or 9 meters is how far Mexico City subsided in the 20th century.
  4. Which of the following rivers has the second-largest watershed in Latin America?
    A. Amazon
    B. La Plata
    C. Orinoco
    D. Parana
    B. La Plata
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
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GEO 220 Chapter 4
2011-09-22 01:41:09
regional geography

New terms and concepts from chapter 4 of the Rowntree et al. textbook.
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