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Geography (Ms. Sue)
What makes the United States and Canada leading industrial nations? My answer: Both countries are leading agricultural and industrial nations because of their wealth of resources. The United States and Canada possess ample water resources, a immense amount of land, fertile ...
Saturday, September 7, 2013 at 6:42pm

Geography (Ms. Sue)
Why doesn't all of Alaska have cold, snowy winters? My answer: All of Alaska does not have cold, snowy winters because not every part of Alaska possess tundra, subarctic, and humid continental climates. In fact, the Pacific coast from northern California to southern Alaska...
Saturday, September 7, 2013 at 6:32pm

GDP geography
Which of the following factors does not directly affect family size and composition? A. the divorce rate B. the marriage rate C. the GDP rate D. societal values D? kathi anderson forever never lasts
Saturday, September 7, 2013 at 11:52am

Geography
What relationship do these figures, states and provinces or territories with high mortality rates, appear to have to the urban/rural population ratio?
Friday, September 6, 2013 at 8:09pm

Geography
What factors might account for the per capita incomes of Colorado, Delaware, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Jersey, and New York of the United States and Yukon Territory, Ontario, and Northwest Territories of Canada? My answer: The factors which may account for the per capita ...
Friday, September 6, 2013 at 4:05pm

Geography
What is significant about the location of California and Ontario of Canada?
Friday, September 6, 2013 at 2:27pm

geography
write short note watercycle
Friday, September 6, 2013 at 3:55am

Geography
Why might two groups of people living in the same area develop different cultures?
Thursday, September 5, 2013 at 8:12pm

Geography
How do landforms and climate affect the distribution of population? My answer: Landforms and climate affect this due to some lands being unsuitable for human habitation, which influences where people live, resulting in population distribution.
Thursday, September 5, 2013 at 7:03pm

Geography
How are natural resources related to a country's economy?
Thursday, September 5, 2013 at 6:28pm

Geography
Why does a country need an infrastructure? My answer: A country needs an infrastructure because an infrastructure consists of the basic support systems needed to keep an economy thriving. The more sophisticated the infrastructure, the more developed the country.
Thursday, September 5, 2013 at 6:13pm

Geography
What role do natural resources play in the economy of a country? My answer: Natural resources are a major part of world trade. This is especially true of the fossil fuels, since industry relies on them for both power, energy, and raw materials in manufacturing.
Thursday, September 5, 2013 at 5:40pm

Geography
What are the basic activities in each of the four economic activity levels? My answer: Primary activities involve gathering raw materials such as timber for immediate use or use in the making of a final product. Secondary activities involve adding value to materials by ...
Thursday, September 5, 2013 at 4:50pm

Geography
What advantage do inexhaustible resources have over fossil fuels? My answer: Inexhaustible resources are unlimited in quality, whereas fossil fuels cannot be replaced once they have been removed from the ground.
Thursday, September 5, 2013 at 4:34pm

Geography
In which direction would you travel if you were going from 30 N latitude, 20 W longitude to 15 N latitude, 60 W longitude?
Thursday, September 5, 2013 at 10:27am

Geography
Near which type of physical geographic feature were the first farming villages built?
Thursday, September 5, 2013 at 10:24am

Geography
What waterway leads from the Great Lakes to the Atlantic Ocean?
Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at 8:37pm

Geography
Why do local and regional political systems exist? My answer: Local and regional political systems exist because smaller political units enables governing to be more efficient.
Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at 7:58pm

Geography
What is the difference between natural and artificial boundaries? My answer: A natural boundary is based on physical features of land, such as rivers, lakes, or chains of mountains, whereas an artificial boundary is a fixed line generally following latitude or longitude lines.
Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at 7:29pm

Geography
How do the three basic geographic characteristics affect a nation? My answer: The three basic geographic characteristics affect a nation in various manners. Size affects a nation because a larger nation, such as United States, China, or Russia, has the potential to be more ...
Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at 7:26pm

Geography
What physical features make up the natural boundaries between the United States and Canada?
Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at 6:46pm

Geography
What will the rate of natural increase be like if the birth rate is high and the mortality rate is low?
Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at 5:53pm

Geography
How does location affect climate? My answer: Location affects climate as it determines it, by the distance from the equator.
Tuesday, September 3, 2013 at 5:45pm

Geography
Why are there few subarctic climate zones in the southern hemisphere? My answer: There are few subarctic climate zones because the southern hemisphere possess a warmer climate than the northern hemisphere, where these climates are primarily located.
Tuesday, September 3, 2013 at 5:33pm

Geography
What is the unique about vegetation in the desert and tundra regions? My answer: The characteristics of the vegetation are unique because the plants that live in these extreme climates are specially adapted to tolerate the dry or cold conditions.
Tuesday, September 3, 2013 at 5:05pm

Geography
What soil factors influence type of vegetation in a region? My answer: Such factors as depth, texture and human content of the soil influence type of vegetation in a region.
Tuesday, September 3, 2013 at 4:45pm

Geography
What is the difference between coniferous and deciduous trees? My answer: The difference between these types of trees is that coniferous trees are cone bearing trees which possess needle-like leaves, whereas deciduous trees are broadleaf trees which stay green all year in a ...
Tuesday, September 3, 2013 at 4:01pm

Geography
What is the difference between coniferous trees and deciduous trees?
Monday, September 2, 2013 at 7:50pm

Geography
What soil factors influence type of vegetation in a region? I am confused, so I provided two answers. I am uncertain of which one is correct, though. My answer #1: Soil, temperature, and moisture influence the type of vegetation that thrives naturally in a region. My answer #2...
Monday, September 2, 2013 at 7:03pm

Geography
How do El Nino and La Nina affect climate? My answer: El Nino affects the climate in a natural manner in which changes the ocean temperature and affects the weather worldwide by thrusting warm waters and heavy rains toward the Americas. La Nina affects the climate as well when...
Monday, September 2, 2013 at 1:39pm

Geography
How do latitude and altitude affect the climate? My answer: The altitude affects the climate in the sense that the higher the altitude, the colder and harsher the climate will become. Latitude affecting the climate, however, depends on the equator. The closer the latitude is ...
Monday, September 2, 2013 at 12:25pm

Geography (Ms. Sue)
what role do wind and ocean currents play in climate? My answer: Wind and ocean currents help distribute the sun's heat from one part of the world to another through convention, the transfer of heat in the atmosphere by upward motion of the air.
Monday, September 2, 2013 at 9:18am

Geography
How is a valley created by water different than a valley created by a glacier?
Monday, August 26, 2013 at 10:11pm

Geography
What might be the hazards of living near the Ring of Fire? Which of the five themes apply to this situation? My answer: The hazards of living near the Ring of Fire are frequent volcano eruptions and earthquakes. Region and human-environment interaction apply to this situation.
Monday, August 26, 2013 at 10:00pm

Geography (Ms. Sue)
In what ways does erosion affect the lives of humans?
Monday, August 26, 2013 at 6:22pm

Geography
In what ways are water and wind erosion different?
Monday, August 26, 2013 at 4:58pm

Geography
Why do the United States, Iceland, and Japan have geysers? My answer: The United States, Iceland, and Japan possess geysers because these countries are located near volcanic areas.
Monday, August 26, 2013 at 4:22pm

Geography
How does the movement of tectonic plates shape the earth's surface?
Monday, August 26, 2013 at 2:23pm

Geography
Why do the United State, Iceland, and Japan have geysers?
Monday, August 26, 2013 at 1:28pm

Geography
1.) Into which two hemispheres would an island at 50 degrees South, 60 degrees West be placed? Which of the five themes are reflected in your answer? 2.) How do the winds and the oceans distribute heat on the earth's surface? My answer: The motion od the ocean helps ...
Monday, August 26, 2013 at 12:32pm

Geography
Why are so few nations shown on the cartogram?
Saturday, August 24, 2013 at 10:50pm

Geography
Which city is closer to the Thar Desert-Lahore, Pakistan or New Delhi, India?
Saturday, August 24, 2013 at 8:59pm

Geography
China is the northern neighbor of which countries?
Saturday, August 24, 2013 at 8:01pm

Geography
In what direction does the Ganges River flow? I am uncertain of whether the river flows in a south or a southeast direction.
Saturday, August 24, 2013 at 7:50pm

Geography
Why do geographers study human-environment interaction?
Saturday, August 24, 2013 at 5:29pm

Geography
How might the military use both GEOS and GPS?
Saturday, August 24, 2013 at 4:44pm

Geography
Why do geographers study human-environment interaction?
Saturday, August 24, 2013 at 2:43pm

Geography
What states might be included in the Sunbelt?
Saturday, August 24, 2013 at 2:38pm

Geography
Why do geographers study human-environment interaction?
Saturday, August 24, 2013 at 12:00am

9th grade Geography
how were natural resources important in shaping the Midwest's industries?
Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at 9:48pm

geography
research to examine the sphere of organisation that renders a service in your area
Tuesday, August 20, 2013 at 2:07pm

geography
I have homework and I left my book at. School and I need some landforms
Sunday, August 18, 2013 at 8:27pm

geography
The river which carries the most traffic in Europe and is the continent's most important inland waterway is the: Is it the Rhine river or the Danube River not sure. i think it is the Danube River am i correct?
Sunday, August 11, 2013 at 10:21am

social science [geography]
how many times zones are there in world?
Wednesday, August 7, 2013 at 12:50pm

geography
What sphere of influence of an organisation that renders a service in clinics
Tuesday, August 6, 2013 at 10:23am

geography
the sphere of influence of an organization that renders a service in your area.
Thursday, August 1, 2013 at 6:21am

geography essentials
Upon the fall of Constantinople to the Ottoman Empire in 1453, _______ was seen as the true inheritor of the Christian realm.
Tuesday, July 30, 2013 at 9:37pm

geography
purpose of sphere of influence of organisation that renders a service in an area eg. clinic, hospital
Sunday, July 28, 2013 at 7:17am

geography
Compare and contrast folded mountains to volcanic mountains. How they are alike? How they are different? i got some of it.. Similarities: Both were probably formed from convergent plate boundaries. Difference: Volcanic Mountains - are mountains that form when molten rock ...
Thursday, July 25, 2013 at 9:50am

geography
which city was most affected in the haiti earthquake? explain. i know it is Port-au-Prince but i need some more information.
Tuesday, July 23, 2013 at 4:21pm

geography
Sometimes high winds can cause disasters. Wind can flame a fire or destroy a rooftop. Wind also does some very good things. Explain one good thing that happens as a result of wind.
Tuesday, July 23, 2013 at 4:12pm

world geography
Why are some bodies of water in Russia unnavigable for part of the year? They are frozen. They are too shallow. They are too swift. They contain chernozem.
Monday, July 22, 2013 at 11:56am

World Geography
The major cause behind the Israeli invasion of Lebanon was
Sunday, July 21, 2013 at 8:54pm

geography
Does industrialization cause global warming in Durban?Motivate your answer
Thursday, July 18, 2013 at 10:41pm

Geography
1)The study of geography includes a)living in a dessert b)growing food c)predicting the weather d)studying people e) wearing protective clothing 2) which of the following country has no seaport a) Egypt b)Algeria c)Nigeria d)South Africa e)Uganda 3)about how many kilometers ...
Tuesday, July 16, 2013 at 7:31pm

Geography
I dont get any of it! Assume that a parcel of air is forced to rise up and over a 6000-foot-high mountain (see page 79 in the Laboratory Manual). The initial temperature of the parcel at sea level is 76.5°F, and the lifting condensation level (LCL) of the parcel is 3000 ...
Monday, July 15, 2013 at 3:20pm

Geography
Which of the following statements about Southern South America is true? A. Paraguay is the smallest country of the subregion. B. Influence of Roman Catholicism has sharply declined in Argentina. C. The Argentine economy was devastated by the end of 2001 due to multiple ...
Thursday, July 11, 2013 at 1:50pm

Geography
The _______ were responsible for the forced migration of more people from Africa than any other colonial power. A. British B. Dutch C. Portuguese D. Spanish
Thursday, July 11, 2013 at 1:49pm

Geography
1. In Brazil, the indigenous population was around 3.5 million before the arrival of Europeans. Today, the indigenous population is around A. 1.5 million. B. 500,000. C. 2 million. D. 200,000. My answer is A
Thursday, July 11, 2013 at 1:46pm

Geography
which layers of the earth move? Why do ther move?
Wednesday, July 10, 2013 at 9:18pm

Europe
What is unique about the geography of Spain compared to other European countries?
Thursday, July 4, 2013 at 11:39am

Geography
Which of the following global religions arose in India? A. Buddhism B. Jainism C. Hinduism D. Sikhism
Tuesday, July 2, 2013 at 3:13pm

world geography
1. When Australia became the federated Commonwealth of Australia in 1901, Sydney and Melbourne competed to be the capital city. A compromise was reached and _______ became the federal capital in 1928. A. Canberra B. Brisbane C. Adelaide D. Sydney 2. According to the World ...
Saturday, June 22, 2013 at 5:37pm

World Geography
Moving from coastal to interior regions of sub-Saharan Africa, we discover that the dominant physical-geographic feature is A. many coastal inlets. B. lush rainforest. C. ascending plateaus. D. mountainous terrain.
Wednesday, June 19, 2013 at 4:20pm

World Geography
A major objective of the South Pacific Forum founded in 1971 was A. expanding the copra trade. B. reconciling diverse cultural heritages. C. identifying and resolving human rights concerns in the region. D. stopping French nuclear testing in the region.
Wednesday, June 19, 2013 at 12:20am

World Geography
Moving from coastal to interior regions of sub-Saharan Africa, we discover that the dominant physical-geographic feature is A. many coastal inlets. B. lush rainforest. C. ascending plateaus. D. mountainous terrain.
Wednesday, June 19, 2013 at 12:20am

World Geography
1. Which of the following was the main purpose behind the formation of the Arab League in 1945?
Monday, June 17, 2013 at 2:41pm

World history
5. Which of the following statements about the physical geography of North America is true? A. The most geologically active region of North America is found along the West Coast. B. The ancient rock of the Canadian Shield covers about one-fourth of Canada. C. The Mississippi ...
Monday, June 10, 2013 at 1:27pm

geography
Why did america grow geographically
Tuesday, May 28, 2013 at 8:35pm

GEOGRAPHY
Assume that a parcel of air is forced to rise up and over a 6000-foot-high mountain. The initial temperature of the parcel at sea level is 76.5°F, and the lifting condensation level (LCL) of the parcel is 3000 feet. The DAR is 5.5°F/1000’ and the SAR is 3.3°F/...
Sunday, May 26, 2013 at 6:04pm

geography
identify one human factor that causes ill or disasters within community within s.a
Sunday, May 26, 2013 at 6:10am

geography
Which seismic waves are called transverse waves?
Saturday, May 25, 2013 at 10:48am

World Geography
The Prime Meridian and other imaginary north-south lines measure
Monday, May 20, 2013 at 11:29am

world geography
1. In a/an _______ economy, the production of a wide range of manufactured products becomes more economically important than primary production and a service sector begins to develop. A. diversified B. developing C. production D. international 2. In reference to civil conflict...
Sunday, May 19, 2013 at 10:21pm

geography
Under Communist leadership, North Korea has continued to evolve
Monday, May 13, 2013 at 5:07pm

World Geography
1.Which of the following demographic characteristics distinguishes Europe's population from that of Asia? A.) More Europeans inhabit rural areas. B.) The European population is much younger. C.) Europeans are more concentration in urban areas. D.) Europe has a larger ...
Friday, May 10, 2013 at 11:33am

World Geography
1. During the late 18th and mid-19th centuries, Europeans and North Americans were attracted to nearby coastal waters due to potential economic gains from? A.) Catching trout and cod fish. B.) Catching seals and whales. C.) Shipbuilding. D.) Finding riches and unexplored ...
Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 9:19pm

geography
what is granular disintergration?
Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 12:03pm

World geography
Scotland's lake and rugged highlands were created by what?
Friday, April 26, 2013 at 9:01pm

Geography
In 10-15 line critically discuss 5 ways in which the environmental problen impacts on the community
Wednesday, April 24, 2013 at 3:27pm

World Geography
Cultures often develop along with science and ____________.
Tuesday, April 23, 2013 at 11:09am

Global History
How did geography both help and hinder the peoples of Africa?
Wednesday, April 17, 2013 at 11:10pm

Life science,Maths and Geography
I am in my last year of high school and not sure of which career path to follow.Please help me with all possible careers to choose from.
Tuesday, April 16, 2013 at 10:40am

geography
What regions have low or high annual precipitation?
Saturday, April 13, 2013 at 7:36pm

physical geography
given the temperature of 27 degrees celsius on a climograph was is the averge monthly prepicipation 24.4 cm
Friday, April 12, 2013 at 12:25pm

Geography
What is the best way to answer the following question? Where is the Sea of Okhotsk located? I know that is runs along the coastline of Russia, but I'm not sure what else I should add. thanks
Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 4:25pm

Geography
How many degrees are there between the equator and the tropic of cancer? I think the answer is 23.5, is that correct? Thanks
Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 3:58pm

Physical geography
what is the fractional scale of oregon? and how do you figure it out. Thanks
Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 2:57pm

Life science, history, geography, and maths literacy
I'm in grade 11 and i was wondering if you could help me with this question. I'm doing those subjects and i would love to take a career that is linked in those subjects, what would they be?
Monday, April 8, 2013 at 4:09pm

World Geography
1.The physical feature of Western Europe where most major cities are found is called A. the plains. B. the glacier.<<<<<<< C. the tundra. D. the taiga 2.The Magna Carta was the first step toward England’s ______________. A. large cities B. war with ...
Monday, April 8, 2013 at 11:52am

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