Could You Pass This Interesting Geography Quiz?

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Could You Pass This Interesting Geography Quiz?

Geography is the study of the physical features of the earth and its atmosphere, and of human activity as it affects and is affected by these, including the distribution of populations and resources and political and economic activities. This quiz will be worth 10 points. So, let's try out this quiz. All the best!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The soil described as a mixture of sand, silt, clay, and humus is
    • A. 

      Humus.

    • B. 

      Sand.

    • C. 

      Soil.

    • D. 

      Loam.

    • E. 

      Silt.

  • 2. 
    Which of the following would be the least suitable for conversion to agriculture?
    • A. 

      Grassland

    • B. 

      Tropical forests

    • C. 

      Deciduous forest

    • D. 

      Prairie

    • E. 

      Silted in lake

  • 3. 
    Which element is a component of chlorophyll and activates enzymes used in photosynthesis, respiration, and protein synthesis?
    • A. 

      Nitrogen

    • B. 

      Potassium

    • C. 

      Sulfur

    • D. 

      Phosphorus

    • E. 

      Magnesium

  • 4. 
    Chlorosis and leaf droop are caused by a deficiency of
    • A. 

      Nitrogen.

    • B. 

      Potassium.

    • C. 

      Sulfur.

    • D. 

      Phosphorus.

    • E. 

      Magnesium.

  • 5. 
    Nodules found on the roots of leguminous plants are involved in supplying which element for the plant?
    • A. 

      Aluminum

    • B. 

      Boron

    • C. 

      Magnesium

    • D. 

      Nitrogen

    • E. 

      Chlorine

  • 6. 
    Mycorrhizae
    • A. 

      Increase plant growth.

    • B. 

      Are symbionts.

    • C. 

      Allow a plant to absorb more water.

    • D. 

      Increase the surface area for absorption of water and minerals.

    • E. 

      All of these

  • 7. 
    The water and minerals absorbed by the roots usually first enter the
    • A. 

      Pericycle.

    • B. 

      Vascular tissue.

    • C. 

      Cortex.

    • D. 

      Root hairs.

    • E. 

      Endodermis.

  • 8. 
    Water inside all of the xylem cells is being pulled upward by
    • A. 

      Turgor pressure.

    • B. 

      Negative pressures (tensions).

    • C. 

      Osmotic gradients.

    • D. 

      Pressure flow forces.

    • E. 

      All of these

  • 9. 
    The cells that surround stomata are
    • A. 

      Endodermal cells.

    • B. 

      Guard cells.

    • C. 

      Mesophyll cells.

    • D. 

      Vascular bundle cells.

    • E. 

      Vessel cells.

  • 10. 
    Sugars are carried throughout the plant in which tissue?
    • A. 

      Cortex

    • B. 

      Parenchyma

    • C. 

      Xylem

    • D. 

      Phloem

    • E. 

      Stem