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Chapter 3 Social Studies Test

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Chapter 3 Test for Third Grade Social Studies

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  • 1. 
    What two things does a globe show?
    • A. 

      Roads and streets

    • B. 

      Oceans and continents

    • C. 

      Citizens and houses

    • D. 

      Swimming pools and movie stars

  • 2. 
    How many hemispheres are there?
    • A. 

      4

    • B. 

      3

    • C. 

      22

  • 3. 
    Which of the following states borders Illinois?
    • A. 

      Idaho Idaho

    • B. 

      Iowa

    • C. 

      Indonesia

  • 4. 
    Which of the following is NOT a landform?
    • A. 

      Mountain

    • B. 

      Valley

    • C. 

      Sand castle

    • D. 

      Hill

  • 5. 
    What kind of view do you see when you look at a map?
    • A. 

      Artists

    • B. 

      Arctic

    • C. 

      Aerial

  • 6. 
    How many hemispheres are you sitting in right now?
    • A. 

      3

    • B. 

      2

    • C. 

      65

  • 7. 
    Which of the following does a map NOT use to show information
    • A. 

      Colors

    • B. 

      Scribbles

    • C. 

      Drawings

    • D. 

      Symbols

  • 8. 
    Which of the following is not a body of water that an area might have?
    • A. 

      Drinking fountain

    • B. 

      Ocean

    • C. 

      River

    • D. 

      Lake

  • 9. 
    Is climate the weather that happens on one day only?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Illinois has a _____________ growing season.
    • A. 

      Long

    • B. 

      Short

    • C. 

      Wonderful

  • 11. 
    What do we call the wearing away of the Earth's surface?
    • A. 

      Ecosystem

    • B. 

      Erratic

    • C. 

      Erosion

    • D. 

      Earphones

  • 12. 
    Which of the following things CANNOT cause erosion?
    • A. 

      Wind

    • B. 

      Sand

    • C. 

      Water

    • D. 

      A shovel

  • 13. 
    Most of the state of Illinois is covered by:
    • A. 

      Mountains

    • B. 

      Plains

    • C. 

      Water

  • 14. 
    Which of the following is not a region of the United States?
    • A. 

      Southeast

    • B. 

      Northeast

    • C. 

      Northsouth

    • D. 

      Midwest

    • E. 

      West

  • 15. 
    What natural resource is you paper made from?
    • A. 

      Water

    • B. 

      Trees

    • C. 

      Soil

  • 16. 
    Which of the following is a RENEWABLE resource
    • A. 

      Trees

    • B. 

      Oil

    • C. 

      Coal

  • 17. 
    Which of the following is a NONRENEWABLE resource
    • A. 

      Animals

    • B. 

      Coal

    • C. 

      Trees