The Best Geography Quiz For People Writing Mr Chans Final On January The 22nd

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  • 1. 
    The Global positioning System provides you with your latitudinal and longitudinal coordinates. What else has this invention done for the world?
    • A. 

      Track wildlife and describe it

    • B. 

      Survey land and explore resources

    • C. 

      Find your keys and other missing items

    • D. 

      Measure area

  • 2. 
    • A. 

      Erosion and weathering

    • B. 

      Plate collision

    • C. 

      Subduction

    • D. 

      Broke off from another region

  • 3. 
    Which physiological region had deposits of plants and animals that compressed between the sedimentary layers to form deposits of fossil fuels?
    • A. 

      Cordillera Region

    • B. 

      Canadian Shield

    • C. 

      Interior Plains

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 4. 
    Which of the below include physical characteristics that affect temperature?
    • A. 

      Latitude, altitude, distance from sea

    • B. 

      Altitude, distance from sea, wildlife

    • C. 

      Wind direction, ocean currents, agriculture

    • D. 

      Latitude, ocean currents, wildlife

  • 5. 
    • A. 

      Maritime refers to the climate of the continents interior and continental refers to coastal climate

    • B. 

      Maritime refers to coastal climate and continental refers to the climate of continents interior

    • C. 

      Maritime refers to a country's climate and continental refers to a continents climate

    • D. 

      Maritime refers to the Maritime province climate and continental refers to Northe America's climate

  • 6. 
    Which does not occur with orographic precipitation?
    • A. 

      Winds force air up the mountainside

    • B. 

      Air cools and expands losing moisture as rain and snow

    • C. 

      The ground heats throughout the day and heats the air

    • D. 

      As air descends on the eastern slopes, it becomes warm and dry

  • 7. 
    What are cultural environments or cultural landscapes?
    • A. 

      Environments that have been used and altered by humans

    • B. 

      Environments that have been affected by natural causes

    • C. 

      Environments in which natives have helped people to understand how to use it

    • D. 

      Physical features of a land such as mountains and bodies of water

  • 8. 
    Which biome has the most variety in land forms and vegetation?
    • A. 

      Parkland

    • B. 

      Interior Mountain Regions

    • C. 

      Coastal Forest

    • D. 

      The Prairies

  • 9. 
    Which situation is an example of boom and bust?
    • A. 

      During the gold rush many people stole gold from others and were caught and sent to prison

    • B. 

      During the fur trade many people joined the HBC but soon after that, they sold Rupert's Land and it was the end of the fur trade

    • C. 

      During the gold rush the population will increase but eventually will become a ghost town

    • D. 

      During the fur trade many people joined the HBC but then left once the NWC became a threat

  • 10. 
    The Cree of the Interior Plains did not view the land and its resources in the same way as did the fur traders, and the fur traders did not view the land with the eyes of European settlers. What is this an example of?
    • A. 

      Cultural environment

    • B. 

      Cultural disagreement

    • C. 

      Cultural landscape

    • D. 

      Cultural attitudes