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East Asia Geography Quiz

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aligracef's version from 2016-01-20 05:04

Section 1

Question Answer
ChinaBeijing
JapanTokyo
North KoreaPyongyang
South KoreaSeoul
MongoliaUlaanbaatar
TaiwanTaipei
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Section 2

Question Answer
Landformsplains, mountains, plateaus-Himalayas, Gobi Desert, Limestone Mountains,Huang He River, Yellow River, Gorges Dam
Climatefairly temperate, sub-tropical, arctic, hot and dry, natural disasters like typhoons, earthquakes, tsunamis (affects job, shelters, and dress)
Natural Resourceswide variety, mostly in Eastern 1/2 of China, coal, natural gas, mercury petroleum, hydro power (causes pollution, poor air quality)
Japan
Landforms4 main islands, over 1000 islands, archipelago, mountainous, active volcanoes, little arable land, Mt Fuji, ring of fire natural event
China's effect on the planetfactories and power plants have provoked incredibly harmful pollution on its citizens. Cities are wrapped in toxic smog, 30% of the pollution drifts across the Pacific. Money has been pouring into renewable energy and environment violations
Further Effectsterracing, deforestation
Japan Environmentearthquakes, tidal waves, volcanic eruptions, tsunamis, islands, densely populated
Three Gorges Dam Positivetrading, generate hydroelectric power, job opportunities, provides 10% of China's annual electricity, major architectural conflict, tames flooding
Three Gorges Dam Negativedisplaces people, rising water erases past, Numerous villages, cities, and towns are swallowed up, priceless archaeological discoveries and monuments will disappear 5,000 yrs old,
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Section 3