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Study Guide Unit 1 of Asia test

1) Label the following on the map below WITHOUT looking at any other maps.
Countries: China, India, Indonesia, Japan, North Korea, South Korea, and Vietnam Physical Locations: Ganges River, Huang He (Yellow River), Indus River, Mekong River, Yangzte (Chang Jiang) River, Bay of Bengal, Indian Ocean, Sea of Japan, South China Sea, Yellow Sea, Gobi Desert, Taklimakan Desert, Himalayan Mountains, and Korean Peninsula.

2) Describe the causes and effects of pollution on the Yangtze River.

3) Describe the causes and effects of pollution on the Ganges River.

4) Describe the causes and effects of air pollution and flooding in China.

5) Describe the causes and effects of air pollution and flooding in India.

6) Describe the impact climate and location has on population distribution in Southern and Eastern Asia.

7) Describe how the mountains, deserts, and water features such as dams, rivers, deltas, and coast lines of Southern and Eastern Asia have affected the population in terms of where people live, the types of work they do, and how they travel.

8) What are archipelagoes- Define and give specific examples in Asia

9) What are peninsulas Define and give specific examples in Asia

10) What are Deltas Define and give specific examples in Asia

11) Describe and draw the caste system. Describe the different levels.

12) What are monsoons? How do they affect Asia?

13) Explain the differences between an ethnic group and a religious group.

14) What aspects or main ideas of Hinduism set it apart from the other religions we have studied in this unit?

15) What aspects or main ideas of Shintoism set it apart from the other religions we have studied in this unit?

16) What aspects or main ideas of the philosophy of Confucianism set it apart from the other religions we have studied in this unit?

17) What aspects or main ideas of Buddhism set it apart from the other religions we have studied in this unit?