Chapter 1 Pre Quiz

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  • 1. 
    A _____ is an area in which many features are similar.
    • A. 

      Continent

    • B. 

      Region

    • C. 

      Place

  • 2. 
    ______________ inlcudes the United States, Canada, and Mexico.
    • A. 

      Alaska

    • B. 

      South America

    • C. 

      North America

  • 3. 
    The peaks of the __________________ have been worn down by erosion.
    • A. 

      Appalachian Mountains

    • B. 

      Rocky Mountains

    • C. 

      Great Plains

  • 4. 
    __________ cover most of the central United States.
    • A. 

      Plains

    • B. 

      Mountains

    • C. 

      Valleys

  • 5. 
    In general, the climate in the western United States is _______ than that in the eastern part of the country.
    • A. 

      Colder

    • B. 

      Drier

    • C. 

      Wetter

  • 6. 
    Which of this statements best describes  region?
    • A. 

      It shares few of the same features.

    • B. 

      It shares many unusual features.

    • C. 

      It shares many of the same features.

  • 7. 
    On which continent are Canada, Mexico and the United States the three largest nations?
    • A. 

      Asia

    • B. 

      North America

    • C. 

      Europe

  • 8. 
    What landform in the United States covers mots of the area along the Atlantic Ocean?
    • A. 

      The Appalachian Mountains

    • B. 

      The Interior Plain

    • C. 

      The Costal Plain

  • 9. 
    What part of the United States is made up of the Interior Plains?
    • A. 

      The central plains

    • B. 

      The eastern plains

    • C. 

      The western plains

  • 10. 
    Why is the climate near the equator usually warmer?
    • A. 

      Because the sun's light falls on Earth more directly at the equator.

    • B. 

      Because the tilt of the Earth changes during its orbit.

    • C. 

      Because the equator is at a low elevation.

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