Global History & Geography - June 2011

36 Which leader is most closely associated with Desmond Tutu and F. W. de Klerk?

(1) Jomo Kenyatta       (3) Nelson Mandela
(2) Kwame Nkruhmah    (4) Jawaharlal Nehru

37 Since the end of the Cold War, what has been the primary cause of conflicts in Chechnya, Azerbaijan, and Bosnia?

(1) religious and ethnic tensions
(2) adoption of capitalism
(3) poor health care and starvation
(4) efforts at Russification

Base your answer to question 38 on the cartoon below and on your knowledge of social studies.

38 Which title best describes the cartoonist’s point of view about globalization?

(1) Growing Closer Together      (3) An Economic Miracle
(2) The Road to Stability           (4) An Uncertain Path

39 The southern edge of the Sahara is expanding in a process called

(1) annexation       (3) desertification
(2) conservation     (4) desalination

40 The Code of Hammurabi and the Twelve Tables of Rome are examples of

(1) written laws
(2) religious rules of conduct
(3) economic sanctions
(4) early constitutions

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