QUESTIONS: Geography of Natural Resources

Fuel resources are


  1. exhaustible and non-renewable
  2. exhaustible and renewable
  3. inexhaustible and renewable
Answer: a

In which hemisphere are concentrated major deposits of coal?


  1. In North
  2. In Southern
Answer: a

The richest country in the world of water resources is


  1. U.S.
  2. China
  3. Canada
Answer: c

Which one of the worst forest resources provided?


  1. Sweden
  2. Canada
  3. Afghanistan
  4. India
Answer: c

Which country is best ensured arable land per capita?


  1. U.S.
  2. India
  3. Kazakhstan
  4. Ukraine
Answer: c

Which of the following countries has the most favorable combination of agroclimatic resources?


  1. Australia
  2. Ukraine
  3. India
  4. Israel
Answer: b

Which country is more extensive use of underground thermal water?


  1. Japan
  2. Iceland
  3. Indonesia
Answer: b

The largest in hydroelectric capacity in the world is


  1. Grand Coulee (USA)
  2. Itaipu (Brazil / Paraguay)
  3. Gechzhouba (China)
  4. Bratsk (Russia)
Answer: b

Placement of biological resources depends on


  1. level of economic development
  2. ratio of heat and moisture
  3. crustal structure
Answer: b

Tectonic structures, which are associated with deposits of fossil fuels, it


  1. shields of ancient platforms
  2. of Cenozoic folding
  3. foredeep
  4. of Mesozoic folding
Answer: c

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  1. In Russia, the largest reserves of natural gas
  2. In Saudi Arabia the largest oil reserves
  3. Russia takes first place in the diamond mining
Answer: a, b

The oldest national park in the world is


  1. Wood Buffalo
  2. Yellowstone
  3. Ngorongoro
Answer: b