Regions of Thailand Semester 2

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Question Answer
minerals in northern regionlignite,kaolin
minerals in northeastern regioncopper,barite,white gold
minerals in central regioniron,marble,limestone,gypsum
minerals in western regionlead,tin,zinc
minerals in eastern regiongemstones,quartz,gold
minerals in southern regiongypsum,coal,lignite


Question Answer
tradition/culture/festivals in northern regionYi Peng festival, Poi Sang Long,Sulang Luang
tradition/culture/festivals in central regionLoy Krathong festival,Boat racing festival
tradition/culture/festivals in northeastern regionFire rocket festival,candle festival,Wax castle parade festival,Boobhawej festival
tradition/culture/festivals in western regionPuangmalai song,Yei song
tradition/culture/festivals in eastern regionBuffalo racing festival
tradition/culture/festivals in southern regionMalay culture


Question Answer
crops in the northern regionteakwood,longan
crops in northeastern regioncassava,fibre crops
crops in western regionsugarcane(forests)
crops in central regionrice(mainly)
crops in eastern regioncorn,sugarcane,pineapples,durians,rambutans,mangosteens(rubber)
crops in southern regionrambutans,mangosteens,durians,rubber,coffee


Question Answer
language in the northern regionKham Mueang ( northern Thai language)
language in the northeastern regionIsan language
language in the western regionnormal Thai language
language in the centralnormal Thai language
language in the eastern regionnormal Thai language
language in the southern regionYawi language(Muslims speak)


Question Answer
land use in the northern regionrice paddies, forests, plain between mountains
land use in the northeastern regionflat lands
land use in the western regionforests, mangrove forests
land us in the central regionmalls, and buildings
land use in the eastern regionbeaches(a few) mangrove forests
land use in the southern regionbeaches, swamps, wetlands, etc.


Question Answer
number of provinces in the northern region9 provinces
number of provinces in the northeastern region20 provinces
number of provinces in the western region5 provinces
number of provinces in the central region22 provinces
number of provinces in the eastern region7 provinces
number of provinces in the southern region14 provinces


Question Answer
the northern region bordersLaos(north and east), Myanmar(west and central)
the northeastern region bordersLaos(north and east), Cambodia(south)
the western region borders Myanmar and the Andaman Sea(west),Gulf of Thailand(east)
the central region bordersGulf of Thailand(south),northern region(north)
the eastern region bordersCambodia(east), Gulf of Thailand(west and south)
the southern region bordersMalaysia(south), Gulf of Thailand(east), Myanmar and the Andaman Sea(west)