Most people in Southeast Asia work in __________.
__________ is(are) a major food source and a major export product for several countries in the region.
__________, the largest producer of petroleum in the region, is one of the top ten producers in the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC).
Several countries of the region formed the __________ in 1967 to promote economic growth and to encourage cultural exchanges among member countries.
|A)||Asian Development Bank (ADB)|
|B)||Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN)|
|C)||Southeast Asia Treaty Organization (SEATO)|
|D)||World Trade Organization (WTO)|
The free port of __________, where goods can be unloaded, stored, and reshipped without paying import duties, is one of the world’s busiest ports.
|B)||Ho Chi Minh City|
The Indonesian island of Bali is famous for its 10,308-foot high volcano, __________, which many Balinese people regard as the sacred centerpiece of their Hindu faith.
Flooding poses a particular threat to __________, which is built on unstable land.
To deal with the impact of urban growth on the environment scientists have proposed ______________.
|A)||resettling villagers to fertile land.|
|B)||constucting tall buildings near the sea|
|C)||creating "green zones".|
|D)||all the above|
Sources of pollution in rural areas do NOT include __________.
|A)||contamination of freshwater wells|
|B)||dumping of toxic waste|
|C)||large numbers of automobiles|
A ________________ is a tropical cyclone that forms in the Pacific Ocean near the Equator.