Please help with some Geography!?

Please help with some Geography!?

Postby maralyn » March 24th, 1982, 4:14 pm

Directions: Read the statements below. If a statement is true, write T in the blank. If it is
false, write F.

1. Baja California is a long thin peninsula in the west of Mexico.
2. Irrigation is the artificial watering of farmland by storing and
distributing water drawn from reservoirs or rivers.
3. Deposits of petroleum and natural gas in the Gulf of Mexico have
brought great economic importance to the Gulf coastal plain of Mexico.
4. Mexico, which sits securely on the North American Plate, is stable
geologically.
5. Sinkholes are common in the central plateau of Mexico, which is formed
of porous limestone.

B. Main Ideas
Directions: Write the letter of the correct answer in the blank.

6. Why is the central plateau considered the heartland of Mexico?
a. It has the most people, the major cities, and the best farmland.
b. It has major deposits of petroleum.
c. It produces large amounts of wheat for export.
d. The region is shaped roughly like a heart.
7. Which region of Mexico is generally flat and has numerous underground
caverns?
a. the central plateau c. the Gulf coastal plain
b. the southern Pacific coast d. the Yucatán Peninsula
8. What is the chief economic activity of the southern Pacific coast of
Mexico?
a. farming c. steel manufacturing
b. tourism d. mining
9. Which region of Mexico is dry, hot, and thinly populated but has irrigated
farmland?
a. the Gulf coastal plain c. the northern Pacific coast
b. the Yucatán Peninsula d. the central plateau
10. How does elevation affect the climate of the southern part of the central
plateau of Mexico?
a. It causes temperatures to be mild.
b. It makes the temperatures very hot.
c. It makes the temperatures very cold.
d. It causes wide variation in the temperatures.
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Please help with some Geography!?

Postby francois » June 9th, 2002, 7:47 pm

Do your own homework.
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Postby istu » December 3rd, 2013, 9:49 pm

Directions: Read the statements below. If a statement is true, write T in the blank. If it is
false, write F.

1. Baja California is a long thin peninsula in the west of Mexico.
2. Irrigation is the artificial watering of farmland by storing and
distributing water drawn from reservoirs or rivers.
3. Deposits of petroleum and natural gas in the Gulf of Mexico have
brought great economic importance to the Gulf coastal plain of Mexico.
4. Mexico, which sits securely on the North American Plate, is stable
geologically.
5. Sinkholes are common in the central plateau of Mexico, which is formed
of porous limestone.

B. Main Ideas
Directions: Write the letter of the correct answer in the blank.

6. Why is the central plateau considered the heartland of Mexico?
a. It has the most people, the major cities, and the best farmland.
b. It has major deposits of petroleum.
c. It produces large amounts of wheat for export.
d. The region is shaped roughly like a heart.
7. Which region of Mexico is generally flat and has numerous underground
caverns?
a. the central plateau c. the Gulf coastal plain
b. the southern Pacific coast d. the Yucatán Peninsula
8. What is the chief economic activity of the southern Pacific coast of
Mexico?
a. farming c. steel manufacturing
b. tourism d. mining
9. Which region of Mexico is dry, hot, and thinly populated but has irrigated
farmland?
a. the Gulf coastal plain c. the northern Pacific coast
b. the Yucatán Peninsula d. the central plateau
10. How does elevation affect the climate of the southern part of the central
plateau of Mexico?
a. It causes temperatures to be mild.
b. It makes the temperatures very hot.
c. It makes the temperatures very cold.
d. It causes wide variation in the temperatures.
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