Long Questions: Answer the following in as much detail as possible.

Long Questions: Answer the following in as much detail as possible.

FINAL EXAM GEO 320: GEOGRAPHY OF EAST ASIA

Long Questions: Answer the following in as much detail as possible.

Q 1) Will South & North Korea learn lesson from German unification experience?

Q 2) Give your analysis on “Against the Law: Labor Protests in China’s Rustbelt and Sunbelt.

Q 3) Why middle-class people want to live in metropolis? Is it really a paradise?

Multiple Choice: Attempt all questions.

1) This country has the smallest in area of the region:

a) China b) North Korea c) South Korea d) Japan e) Mongolia

2) Of the following countries in East Asia, which has the highest per capita income?

a) South Korea b) Japan c) North Korea d) Mongolia e) China

3) Which of the following East Asian countries is landlocked?

a) China b) South Korea c) North Korea d) Japan e) Mongolia

4) East Asia’s largest country in terms of both area and population is:

a) North Korea b) China c) South Korea d) Mongolia e) Japan

5) Which two East Asian Countries are divided on political ideology?

a) China-Japan b) South Korea-North Korea c) China-Mongolia d) Mongolia-Japan

e) None of these

6) One of these countries is not of East Asia countries?

a) Siberia b) China c) South Korea d) Mongolia e) Japan

7) The East Asian people comprise more than _________ billion people.

a) 1.2 b) 1.3 c) 1.4 d) 1.5 e) 1.6

8) Financial Crisis of _________ were the worst crisis of East Asian history:

a) 1998 b) 1997 c) 1996 d) 1999 e) 2008

9) Which country has the 5th largest standing army in the East Asian region:

a) Japan b) North Korea c) South Korea d) China e) Mongolia

10) The term NIE stands for:

a) New Information Engineering b) New In Education c) Newly Industrialized Economies

d) National Institute of Engineering e) None of these

11) What is different between “Four Asian Tigers” and “Asian Dragons”.

a) No difference b) Four Asian Tigers belong to East Asia b) Asian Dragons belong to Southeast Asia c) None of these

12) East Asia is the eastern sub-region of the Asian continent.

a) True b) False

13) Mongolia is having the lowest population density of a sovereign state.

a) True b) False

14) Islam is not popular in Northwest China and Kazaks in Mongolia.

a) True b) False

15) Vietnam officially part of East Asia geographically.

a) True b) False

16) Orientalism is a term that is used by art historians, literary and cultural studies scholars for the imitation or depiction of aspects different regions.

a) True b) False

17) Culturalism is a concept in philosophy and sociology originally developed by the Polish-American philosopher and sociologist, Florian Znaniecki.

a) True b) False

18) Historiography is the study of the methods of historians in developing history as an academic discipline, and by extension is anybody of historical work on a particular subject.

a) True b) False

19) Chinese culture was strongly criticized by the other orders, giving rise to the so-called Rites Controversy.

a) True b) False

20) China, over the last five centuries, has not contributed in the development of humanity’s great historical processes.

a) True b) False

21) Since 1960, these eight countries have grown twice as fast as the rest of East Asia, three times as fast as Latin America and South Asia, and five times as fast as sub-Saharan Africa.

a) True b) False

22) Until 1997 the countries of East Asia had very high growth rates.

a) True b) False

23) Asian Tigers were not highly educated and skilled workforce.

a) True b) False

24) The Asian financial crisis had substantial elements of panic and disorderly workout.

a) True b) False

25) IMF provided $120 billion to East Asian states, as bailout package with restrictive condition.

a) True b) False

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