Practice Questions: Natural Resources and Globalization
1. What natural resource used to make atomic bombs was first mined in Congo?
a. Plutonium
b. Kryptonite
c. Uranium
d. Carbon
2. What was the first natural resource exploited from Africa?
a. People
b. Oil
c. Diamonds
d. Ginger
3. What is the term used to describe the economic policy which implemented a "free market" in developing countries, including many of those in Africa?
a. Freedom to all markets
b. Loan Reduction Strategy
c. Structural adjustment
d. Nation interdependence project
4. What is another word often used to describe many of the policies which are part of neoliberalism?
a. New Liberalism
b. Globalization
c. Nonneoconservatism
d. Country independence