Which Nordic nation lies completely south of the Arctic circle
Which countries occupy the Scandinavian Peninsula?
Which country occupies the Jutland Peninsula?
Which country is the most mountainous of the Nordic nations?
What are the most common renewable energy sources used in this region?
How does the north atlantic current affect the region?
It makes the region warmer
What effect did the movement of glaciers have on the region?
caused the formation of fjords
created thousands of lakes
left the soil rocky
Why is Iceland called the "the land of fire and ice?
volcanoes and glaciers exist together
The United kingdom is made up of:
Which countries does the Alpine mountain system run through?
Why is the western central region able to produce hydroelectric power?
many rivers run swiftly down the mountains
which countries have a coastline?
which countries have banks along the Rhine river?
what is the climate of most western central Europe?
why was western central Europe able to become an industrial leader in the 1800's
the region has rich deposits of minerals
what natural disaster presents the greatest threat to western central Europe?
which country in southern Europe provides the best harbors?
Which of the Mediterranean countries is landlocked?
this country is shaped like a boot
These factors affect the climate of the countries of southern europe
seas and oceans
which tree peninsulas occupy southern Europe?
the terrain of most of southern Europe can be described as......
what separates Africa from Europe?
the strait of Gibraltar
this is the least mountainous country of southern europe
Why is Andorra's water supply important to the country?
the Mediterranean sea borders these countries
what is another name for southern Europe
this country claims more than two thousand islands
the Pyrenees mountains separates which of these countries from the rest of Europe?
which country is the flattest of the Nordic nations
which are the most common renewable energy resources used in the Nordic nations?
where are large deposits of oil located
how did glacial movement affect the Nordic countries?
caused the formation of the fjords
caused norways jagged coastline
removed soil making the land rocky
Which countries do not have a coastline
how is western central Europe able to produce hydroelectric power?
swiftly flowing mountain rivers are dammed
most of western central Europe is in the......climate zone
which factors have the greatest effect on the climate of southern europe
oceans and seas
what is another name for southern europe
southern Europe's landscape is mostly......
which country has the highest population density
which country has the lowest population density
in what year was the population of Europe the highest
compare the population of Europe in 1960 and 2030. the population of Europe in 2030 is expected to be......than it was in 1960.
which statement describes negative population growth?
more people die than are born during a given period
population growth in Europe is......
where do most Europeans live
which characteristics describe medieval cities
where are Paris's industrial areas located?
outside city limits
why do some Europeans view immigrants as a threat?
they dilute European culture
they increase the threat of terrorism
they take jobs from "natives
how people use the land they live on
where people live
what is the French academy
an organization that seeks to preserve the purity of the French language
most European nations have a dominant culture
......is the most widely practiced religion in europe
the process whereby one culture adopts the traits of another is called......
which countries have large populations of protestants?
where in Europe can the most muslim architecture be found?
the Iberian peninsula
where in Europe are the Germanic languages mainly spoken?
which languages are romance languages
the......live in Belgium and speak......
the main goal of this organization is to create a "United States" of europe
what are the three G's of European expansion
......is what the control of uninhabited territories is called
which statements describe the EU
citizens of EU can live, work, or study in any member nation
the Euro is the common currency of the EU
there are no tariffs between member nations
to belong to the EU, member nations must give up some sovereignty
Which statements describe NATO
NATO was formed to protect its members from aggression from Soviet union
NATO protects democracy and individual freedom
the letters in the acronym NATO stand for the north atlantic treaty organization
NATO's members include the U.S. and Canada
the colonies of......adopted the culture of their colonizer
where were most of Europe's colonies by the end of the nineteenth century
which countries were controlled by France at the beginning of World war 1
from 1800 to 1900, the land mass controlled by Europe......
which factors allowed Europe to be a dominant force in world events in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries?
what are some of the major environmental issues in Europe
Chemical agents used for agricultural purposes
cause water pollution
enable farmers to grow more crops
contaminate the soil
Europe's non-native forests......
are grown on poor quality land
support less biodiversity
usually have only one tree species
Urban development results in......
decreased forest land
increased paved surfaces
increased soil erosion
According to the Ministerial conference on the protection of forests in Europe, sustainable forest development is defined by these three criteria
It does not damage other ecosystems
it fulfills social and economic potential
it maintains reproductive ability, biodiversity, and productivity
where does the availability of water pose the greatest problem
in agricultural areas using irrigation
in areas that receive little precipitation
in Mediterranean europe
threats to Europe's marine environment include......
what makes seas especially vulnerable to pollution
little water exchange
European environmental issues that affect the atmosphere include......
ozone layer protection
which of the following is an international plan to protect the north-east atlantic marine environment from pollution
which strategies have helped reduce air pollution in europe
adopting energy conversion practices
converting to unleaded gas
improving fuel efficiency
the international policy focuses on the ozone layer
solutions to environmental problems in Europe must ......
consider multiple viewpoints
deal with multiple uses for resources