Japan is formed by a(n) __________, or island chain.
Plate movements in the region can cause all of the following EXCEPT __________.
The world’s highest mountains, the __________, separate China from South Asia.
|C)||Kun lun Shan|
The __________ is East Asia’s longest river.
In Mongolia, only __________ of the land is suitable for agriculture.
Trees found in the natural forests in the cooler mid-latitude climates do NOT include __________.
|C)||broad-leaved deciduous trees|
Economically important native plants in the region include __________.
|D)||all of the above|
The island of Hainan, off China’s southern coast, has a __________ climate.
The summer __________, winds bearing the heat and humidity from the Pacific Ocean, provide more than 80 percent of the region’s annual rainfall.
The warm-water __________, an ocean current flowing northward along the southern and southeastern coasts of the Japanese islands, adds moisture to the winter monsoons.