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Unit I - East Asia - Video Questions for Programs 12, 22, 23, 24
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TRUE / FALSE Write the word true or false in the blank.
1. _______ The transportation system supporting Tokyo resembles a wheel with spokes.
2. _______ One out of every four Japanese lives in the Tokyo metropolitan area.
3._______ Lanzhou is directly linked to the world economy via the large amount of international trade which occurs within Gansu Province.
4. _______ Most of Shanghai's shipping is conducted with inland ports in China
5._______ The Global Production System relies heavily upon communications and transportation networks worldwide.
Multiple Choice - circle the best answer
6. Natural hazards potentially affecting Japan include:
A. earthquakes
B. tsunamis
C. adverse weather
D. volcanic eruptions
E. all of the above
7. The people working in Tokyo live primarily in the outskirts of the city due to:
A. excessive land values found near the city's core.
B. consumer preference.
C. the location of business around the periphery of the central business district.
D. all of the above
8. The present ethnic composition of Lanzhou is best described by the following:
A. Mongols, Turks, Tibetans, Japanese.
B. Han, Tibetans, Mongols, Indian.
C. Han, Mongols, Turks, Tibetan.
9. One of the results of village industrialization, such as in Sijia, is:
A. industrial growth of China's main seaport.
B. industrial products flowing to the hinterland.
C. allowing people to stay in the countryside and make a good living.
D. none of the above.
10. Taiwan's chief products are:
A. tobacco and rice
B. raw materials
C. automobiles and motorcycles
D. electronics and garments