Which of the following is a negative externality of creating a hydroelectric dam on a major river?
A. lakes for tourists
B. energy creation
C. improved flood control
D. environmental impact
D. Environmental impactAuto answered|Score 1|AwesomeGuy200|Points 1177|User:
Which of the following best summarizes the Russian economy between 1998 and 2007?
A. Its economy was in crisis until the price of oil began to rise.
B. Its economy remained stagnant and did not recover.
C. Its economy was transitioned to a centrally planned system.
D. Its economy collapsed as the Soviet Union broke apart.
A. Its economy was in crisis until the price of oil began to rise.Auto answered|Score .8526|Maisy86|Points 20|User:
After World War II, the U.S. gave money to countries in Asia to help them rebuild. What is this an example of?
A. debt rescheduling
B. foreign direct investment
C. foreign portfolio investment
D. foreign aid
The answer is D, foreign aid.Auto answered|Score 1|miss186|Points 746|User:
The country of Lilvania has a low per capita GDP, a low literacy rate, and a high infant mortality rate. What is Lilvania?
A. a developed country
B. a less developed country
C. a newly industrialized country
D. a transitional country
B. less developed countryAuto answered|Score 1|cha97mw|Points 1146|User:
Why is a high level of subsistence agriculture a characteristic of less developed countries?
A. It shows that the infant mortality rate is high.
B. It shows that the country uses less energy.
C. It means that more people are unemployed or underemployed.
D. It means that there are fewer workers available to work in industrial jobs.
high level of subsistence agriculture is a characteristic of less developed countries because A. It shows that the infant mortality rate is high. Auto answered|Score .9057|OxTornado007|Points 6899|User:
In 1999, India did not have shopping malls. It now has more than 100 malls. Which of the following explains this rapid development?
A. The largest economic growth has taken place in construction.
B. Uneducated people in rural areas are demanding malls.
C. The middle class is increasing demand for consumer goods.
D. The gap between rich and poor is shrinking.
C. The middle class is increasing demand for consumer goodsAuto answered|Score 1|dwight bonnie|Points 140|
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