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russia eastern asia
geography quiz/physical geography
hich two continents meet in the Ural Mountains?
Asia and Europe
What three countries make up the Caucasus?
eorgia, Armenia, and Azerbaijan
Whats the capital of Russia?
What is the ring of fire?
t is known for its earthquakes and active volcanoes
What is the longest river in Europe?
What are Russia's natrual resouces?
il, timber, metals, gems, rich soils, and energy resouces.
The _____________ are a low mountain range that stretch in a long arc from the Alps to the black sea area.
The black sea serves the same function as the ___________; they are both important trade routes.
A nuclear explosion at the _______ power plant released huge amounts of radiation into the air.
The ________ begins in Germany and flows through nine countries before emptying out into the black sea.
One of the largest in europe, the ____________ extends south into the Mediterranean Sea.
The _____________ from the northern border between the Causcasus region and Russia.
It is in the _________________ that the continents of Europe and Asia meet.
The ___________ provides an important transportation route through Russia.
The _______________'s rich, black soil has made it Russia's main farming area.
_______________ is a cold, empty land of barren plains and endless forests.
Why are rivers important to the economy of Eastern Europe?
Trade and Transportation
Why is the Danube so polluted?
from heavy use
whats the climate found in the Balkan Peninsula?
Mediterranean climate, warm summers, mild winters.