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Quiz on Transcaucasia and Central Asia




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Answer these questions about Transcaucasia and Central Asia.

1 Where does the name Transcaucasia come from?
     
a) From the mountain chain to the north
b) From a cultural group that lives there.
c) From the river that runs through the northern part of the region.
d) From the lake that is in the middle of the region.
e) none of the above.
2 How many countries are in Transcaucasia?
     
a) 2
b) 3
c) 4
d) 5
e) none of the above.
3 Of the Soviet Central Asia countries, which one has the highest percentage of Russians?
     
a) Kazakhstan
b) Uzbekistan
c) Azerbaijan
d) Kyrgystan
e) none of the above.
4 How many countries are there in the former Soviet Central Asia?
     
a) 3
b) 4
c) 5
d) 6
e) 7
5 Tajikistan is the same size as what state?
     
a) Iowa.
b) Montana
c) Texas
d) Rhoad Island
e) none of the above.
6 What is the ratio of Kyrgys to Russians in Kyrgystan?
     
a) 60 % to 25%
b) 60% to 10%
c) 45% to 25%
d) 60% to 40%
e) None of the above
7 What is the ratio of Kazakh to Russians in Kazakhstan?
     
a) 40% to 50%
b) 40% to 45%
c) 36% to 40%
d) 38% to 45%
e) none of the above.
8 What country has irrigation ditches that drain from the waters that would normaly flow into the Arial Sea?
     
a) Kazakhstan
b) Uzbekistan
c) Tajikistan
d) Kyrgystan
e) none of the above.
9 Which of the Transcaucasia countries is the largest?
     
a) Georgia
b) Armenia
c) Azerbaijan
d) Uzbekistan
e) None of the above
10 Uzbekistan is the world's 3rd largest producer of what?
     
a) Iron
b) Cotton
c) Wool
d) Copper
e) none of the above





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