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Exercises(Chapter 1: Geographical Features and Natural Resources)

2008年09月16日  所属:美国概况  来源:南京航空航天大学  作者:南京航空航天大学

美国概况第一章联系模拟题。

美国概况:Chapter 1: Geographical Features and Natural Resources: Exercises

I. Choose the correct answer.

   1. In area, the United States now is the

     A. second largest country in the world.

     B. third largest country in the world.

     C. fourth largest country in the world.

     D. fifth largest country in the world

 2. The Middle West in the U. S. refers to

     A. the region around the Great Lakes and the upper Mississippi Valley.

     B. the west of the Mississippi Valley.

     C. the west of the Appalachian Mountains.

     D. the east of the Rocky Mountains.

 3. The Yellowstone National Park is mainly in

     A. Montana.   B. Idaho.   C. Wyoming. D. Utah.

 4. Death Valley is on the western edge of

     A. the Great Basin.    B. the Sierra Nevada Mountains.

    C. the Rocky Mountains.    D. California

 5. Which river forms a long border between the U. S. and Mexico?

     A. The Colorado River.    B. The Rio Grande River.

    C. The Columbia River.   D. The Potomac River.

 6. Which one in the following is wholly in the U.C.S.?

    A. Lake Superior.    B. Lake Michigan.

    C. Lake Huron.   D. Lake Erie.

 7. Among the following regions which one usually receives little rain?

    A. The Great Plains.    B. The Middle West.

    C. The New England.    D. The west of the Rockies.

 8. For many years, iron ore came from primarily from the region of

    A. the Great Salt Lake.    B. Pittsburgh.

    C. Detroit.    D. Minnesota and Michigan.

II. Questions for Discussion

  1. Which two states are geographically separated from the other 48 states?

   2. What are the three basic areas into which the continental United States can be divided?

 3. What are the general characters of the Rocky Mountains?

 4. Which area has the highest rainfall in the U. S.?

   5. Do you think that geography has played an important role in the history of the United States? Explain.

 6. Explain the following terms: Great David, Geyser, Grand Canyon, New England, Big Muddy, Great Salt Lake, Hurricane.


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