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Riiko asked in Education & ReferenceTrivia · 1 decade ago

Ok if you think your good in social studies than try this.?

Here are some basic questions in social studies.

Who ever gets them all right I will choose as the best answer.

1. Name the largest desert that covers most of Nothern Africa.

2.This river is the lifeline of Egypt, it supplies 85% of the countries water.

3. Name 4 of the five great lakes in North America.

4.How could you discribe Alaskas population due to its cold climate and rugged landscapes?

5. What European nation once ruled Mexico?

6. Name the two countries of South America that are land locked.

7. What is the name for the largest rainforest in the world?

8. Whats the tallest mountain in the world?

9. What kind of water would you find in most seas?

10. Name the oceans in order from largest to smallest.

NOW LAST TWO QUESTIONS ARE A LITTLE HARDER!

11. Why is the dead sea called "dead"?

12. What man-made feature can be seen from space?

HINT:It is in China.: )

E.C.!

13.Name all seven continents!

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  • 1 decade ago
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    1) Sahara, but antartica is actually the largest desert

    2) Nile

    3) huron, ontario, michigan. erie, superior

    4) well number is sparce, minimul, size mostly short, natives

    5) spain did, but the french also took it

    6) bolivia, and i think paraguay

    7) amazon

    8) well from base to summit is mona kea since it is under water, but the highest above sea level is everest

    9) salt

    10) artic indian atlantic pacific there's also a new ocean called the southern ocean and i don't know where that fits in

    11) because the salt content makes it so nothing can live there

    12) great wall of china

    13) north america, south america, asia, africa, europe, australia, and antarctica

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  • 1 decade ago

    1. The Sahara Desert Covers most of Northern Africa and is the 2nd Largest desert in the world.

    2. The Nile River Supplies atleast 85% of Egypt's water.

    3. Lake Michigan, Lake Erie, Lake Superior, Lake Ontario, and last but not least Lake Huron

    4. Im not really sure what you wanted for this question because its so blunt, but ill just give you a breakdown on the population. The population of Alaska is 93.8% Natives because of the surrounding landscapes that limit the amount of ecotourism. All of the Alaskan population is required to know basic survival skills in that type of enviroment.

    5. The European Nation that once ruled Mexico was Spain.

    6. The two countries that are landlocked in South america are Bolivia and Uraguay

    7. The largest rainforest in the world is the Amazon Basin. It is located in South America.

    8. Mount Everest is the largest mountain in the world.

    9. You would find Salt Water in Most seas.

    10. Pacific, Atlantic, Indian, and last but not least the Arctic Ocean

    11. The dead sea is called the dead sea because it's salt concentration is so high that no organisms besides few small shrimp and single-celled organisms can live in it.

    12. In space, astronauts have said that you can see china's great wall.

    13. North America, South America, Africa, Europe, Asia, Antarctica, Australia

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  • Boston
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    1 decade ago

    This was a good wat to jog my memory, it has been a long time since I studied geography...

    1. Sahara desert

    2. Nile River

    3. Superior, Erie, Michigan, Ontario and Huron

    4. The population is sparse in most areas, most are natives of the area, Native Americans (90 someodd precent)

    5. Spain

    6. Bolivia and Paraguay

    7. Amazon

    8. Everest is the tallest mountain above sea level

    9. Salt Water

    10. Pacific, Atlantic, Indian, Artic

    11. Because the salt concentration i sso high that nothing can llive in it

    12. The Great Wall of China

    13. Africa, Antartica, Asia, Australia, Europe, North America, South America

    Did I get an A??? HAHAHA

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  • 1 decade ago

    1. The Sahara

    2. The Nile

    3. Huron, Ontario, Michigan, Eerie, Superior

    4. It's population is mostly Native American or Inuit

    5. Spain, I think Portugal, too

    6. Bolivia and Paraguay

    7. The Amazon

    8. Mt. Everest

    9. Salt Water

    10. Pacific, Atlantic, Indian, Arctic

    11. It's called "dead" because it has so much salt in its waters that it is impossible for marine creatures to survive.

    12. The Great Wall

    13. Antartica, Austrailia, North America, South America, Europe, Africa, Asia

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  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    1. Sahara

    2. Nile

    3. Supieror, Erie, Michigan, Ontario

    4. Um...small?

    5. No clue

    6. Paraguay...Bolivia?

    7. Amazon

    8. Mt. Everest

    9. Salt

    10. I don't know the sizes...Pacific, Atlantic, Indian, Arctic?

    11. High levels of salt, so nothing lives.

    12. The great wall

    13. Europe, Asia, North America, South America, Australia, Antartica, Africa

    Source(s): My brain, I didn't look up any, I wanted to see how much I knew
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  • 1 decade ago

    1) Sahara, but antartica is actually the largest desert

    2) Nile

    3) huron, ontario, michigan. erie, superior

    4) well number is sparce, minimul, size mostly short, natives

    5) spain did, but the french also took it

    6) bolivia, and i think paraguay

    7) amazon

    8) well from base to summit is mona kea since it is under water, but the highest above sea level is everest

    9) salt

    10) artic indian atlantic pacific there's also a new ocean called the southern ocean and i don't know where that fits in

    11) because the salt content makes it so nothing can live there

    12) great wall of china

    13) north america, south america, asia, africa, europe, australia, and antarctica

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  • 1 decade ago

    1.sahara desert 2.nile river 3.lake michigan,lake erie,lake superior,lake ontario 4.isolated 5.spain 6.paraguay,bolivia 7.amazon rainforest 8.mt.everest 9.salt water 10.pacific,atlantic,indian,arctic 11.the high salinity 12.the grate wall of china 13.north america,south america,asia,africa,antarctica,europe,australia

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  • 1 decade ago

    1. sahara

    2. the nile

    3. superier, huron, michigan, ontario

    4. low

    5. spain

    6. paraguay and chile

    7. amazon

    8. mt everest

    9. salt

    10. pacific atlantic indian artic

    11. bc theres so much salt theres no life

    12. great wall of china

    13. NA SA europe asia africa austriallia antartica

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  • 1 decade ago

    Actually, it is a myth that you can see the great wall of china from space. even if you know what to look for, it still looks like a river, even in low orbit

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