Population Distribution CLOZE Notes Quiz, there are 20

1. Most of China’s one billion people live where there are milder
climates, where?
a) Northeast
b) Northwest
c) Southeast
2. About 90% of China’s people are concentrated in the plateaus,
plains, and river valleys of the _______ of the country.
a) Western
b) Southern
c) Eastern
3. Even though much of China’s land is not arable (good for farming),
the country’s land and rivers provide a good foundation for China’s
________ and economic growth.
a) Industry
b) Farming
c) Fishing
4. India’s climate is shaped by unpredictable ________ that blow hot, dry
air across the continent during the winter.
a) Blizzards
b) Monsoons
c) Desserts
5. Most of India’s large cities are located along the ______ _____ or near

the coast.
a) Ganges River
b) Yellow River
c) Indus River
6. About half of India’s land is ______, and most Indians work in
a) Arable
b) Farmable
c) Polluted
7. Japan is an island country on the far eastern edge of Asia whose
climate is affected by _____ ________.

a) Ocean Currents
b) River floods
c) Monsoon, Blizzards
8. Almost 80% of Japan is covered with _________, which leaves a very
small percentage of land available for farming.
a) Gravel
b) Mountains
c) Lakes
9. The country must depend on ________ to supply its population with
the goods they need.
a) Industry
b) Farmers
c) Natural Resources
10. The mountains of North Korea have caused it to have less success
with ___________ than others in the region.
a) Stopping Floods
b) Religion
c) Agriculture
11. Most of the people live along the ________ ____ of the country where
farming is more successful.
a) Northern Half
b) Eastern Half
c) Western Half
12. The country earns a profit from mining ____ and other minerals like
iron and copper.
a) Coal
b) Iron
c) Redstone
13. Due to the ____ _____ that come from the ocean, South Korea has a
milder climate than North Korea.
a) Cold Winds
b) Warm Winds
c) Hot Winds
14. There are fewer mountains than in the north, so _______ is more
widely practiced here.
a) Mining
b) Kiting

c) Farming
15. Both North and South Korea have a number of _______ deposits,
including lead and zinc.
a) Food
b) Mineral
c) Animals
16. Countries farther to the _________ like Vietnam are warmer and
a) Southwest
b) Southeast
c) Northeast
17. Some of the world’s oldest ___________ are found in the Asian
countries of Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, Cambodia, and Laos.
a) Rainforests
b) Desserts
c) Oceans
18. There are rich farmlands in Southeast Asian countries where 90%
of the world’s ____ is grown.
a) Rice
b) Corn
c) Stuf
19. Most transportation systems across Asia are ______________.
a) Awesome
b) Underdeveloped
c) Average
20. _______ is a common mode of transportation in rural areas
throughout Asia.
a) Walking
b) Biking
c) Strollers