Ben asked in Science & MathematicsGeography · 8 years ago

Basic Geography, please help!?

Directions: Match the definitions in Column I with the terms in Column II. Write the

correct letter in each blank.

Column I

1. not taking sides in international disputes

2. economic system that blends free enterprise and

socialism

3. expression for the fact that daylight in Norden lasts

more than 20 hours in midsummer

4. deeply carved glacial valley along the Scandinavian

coast

5. source of electrical power and heat in Iceland

Column II

a. midnight sun

b. fjord

c. geothermal energy

d. mixed economy

e. politically neutral

B. Main Ideas

Directions: Write the letter of the correct ending or answer in the blank.

6. Norden includes

a. Sweden, Finland, Norway, Iceland, and England.

b. Finland, Sweden, Norway, Denmark, and Russia.

c. Norway, Sweden, Finland, Denmark, and Iceland.

d. Sweden, Finland, Norway, and Greenland.

7. Because the Nordic nations are located to the far north, they have

a. long winters and short summers. c. long summers and short winters.

b. a tropical climate. d. no summers.

8. Which of the following describes the culture of Norden?

a. In the past, the nations were often invaded by Vikings from western

Europe.

b. The five nations were never united politically.

c. The five nations have completely different languages.

d. Most Nordic people belong to the Lutheran Church.

9. Two important economic activities in the Nordic nations are

a. agriculture and fishing. c. bauxite mining and trade.

b. tourism and transportation. d. coal mining and tourism.

10. Which is a true statement about the economies of Norden?

a. Some businesses are government operated.

b. All businesses are privately operated.

c. All the countries have poor economies.

d. Socialism is not mixed with free enterprise.

1 Answer

Relevance
  • 8 years ago
    Favorite Answer

    1. not taking sides in international disputes

    e. politically neutral

    2. economic system that blends free enterprise and socialism

    d. mixed economy

    3. expression for the fact that daylight in Norden lasts more than 20 hours in midsummer

    a. midnight sun

    4. deeply carved glacial valley along the Scandinavian coast

    b. fjord

    5. source of electrical power and heat in Iceland

    c. geothermal energy

    Directions: Write the letter of the correct ending or answer in the blank.

    6. Norden includes

    c. Norway, Sweden, Finland, Denmark, and Iceland.

    7. Because the Nordic nations are located to the far north, they have

    a. long winters and short summers

    8. Which of the following describes the culture of Norden?

    d. Most Nordic people belong to the Lutheran Church.

    9. Two important economic activities in the Nordic nations are

    a. agriculture and fishing.

    10. Which is a true statement about the economies of Norden?

    a. Some businesses are government operated.

Still have questions? Get your answers by asking now.