Tourism - SS3 Geography Past Questions & Answers - page 1

1

What is tourism?

A

A type of transportation

B

Travel for pleasure or business

C

Cultural exchange program

CORRECT OPTION: b
2

Which of the following is not a tourist center?

A

National park

B

Local grocery store

C

Historical site

CORRECT OPTION: b
3

Why is leisure a justification for tourism?

A

It generates revenue

B

It provides opportunities to relax and escape routines

C

It supports environmental conservation

CORRECT OPTION: b
4

What is one economic impact of tourism?

A

Increased pollution

B

Job creation and revenue generation

C

Cultural exchange

CORRECT OPTION: b
5

What does eco-tourism promote?

A

Sustainable and responsible travel

B

Mass tourism

C

Cultural disruption

CORRECT OPTION: a
6

What is a common problem associated with tourism?

A

Decreased traffic congestion

B

Cultural preservation

C

Overcrowding

CORRECT OPTION: c
7

How can overcrowding at tourist destinations be managed?

A

By encouraging off-peak travel

B

By allowing unlimited visitors

C

By increasing admission fees

CORRECT OPTION: a
8

What is one solution to minimize the environmental impact of tourism?

A

Promote sustainable tourism practices

B

Ignore environmental regulations

C

Remove protected areas

CORRECT OPTION: a
9

How can the strain on local infrastructure due to tourism be addressed?

A

Ignore infrastructure maintenance

B

Invest in infrastructure development

C

Decrease the number of tourists

CORRECT OPTION: b
10

What does overtourism refer to?

A

A decline in tourist numbers

B

Excessive tourism causing damage

C

Responsible tourism behavior

CORRECT OPTION: b
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