Development 2
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Development 2

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A poor country is known as a Less Economically Developed Country, or LEDC for short. Regional development is the provision of aid and other assistance to regions which are less economically developed. Regional development may be domestic or international in nature.

Test your knowledge with this second Geography quiz on the subject.

1.
When poor people become poorer they are said to be trapped in a poverty what?
Cycle
Maze
Puzzle
Wheel
2.
Goods sold to other countries are called what?
Exports
Imports
Inports
Outports
3.
Which of these would be an obstacle to development?
Flat landscape
Lack of natural resources
Plentiful water supply
Temperate climate
Raw materials can be extracted and used to increase wealth
4.
Work such as making pottery and selling it in the street is called what?
Immature
Immoral
Informal
Internal
Informal employment is common in LEDCs. A Less Economically Developed Country
5.
A poor country owned by a richer one is called what?
A colony
A mug
A principality
A republic
Colonies were common in the past - rich countries stripped many of them of their wealth
6.
What means 'the difference between the value of imports and the value of exports'?
Balance of trade
Juggling of trade
Trade deficit
Trading scale
7.
Which organization often lends money to LEDCs?
Global Bank
International Bank
Pan European Bank
World Bank
8.
Why do many UK banks use call centers in India?
The bosses can have free trips to India
There are more telephones in India
They can pay lower wages
They cannot find workers in the UK
9.
LEDCs mainly rely on what type of industry?
Primary
Quaternary
Secondary
Tertiary
Natural resources are usually sold for low prices
10.
What is the best definition of a civil war?
A war between a monarch and politicians
A war between a rich and a poor country
Countries in the same continent fighting each other
Different groups in the same country fighting each other
Money for development may be wasted on the war
Author:  Jan Crompton

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