Final

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Social Studies Quizzes & Trivia

Social Studies and Science Final


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    How many continents are there in the world?
  • 2. 
    Name one country that shares a border with the United States.
  • 3. 
    Name the other country that shares a border with the United States.
  • 4. 
    What is the name of the imaginary line that divides the earth into the Northern and Southern Hemispheres?
  • 5. 
    What part of the map contains information on what the map's symbols mean?
  • 6. 
    What does a star or dot in a circle usually mean on a map?
  • 7. 
    Which of the 48 contiguous states has the largest land area?
  • 8. 
    What is the largest ocean in the world?
    • A. 

      Pacific Ocean

    • B. 

      Atlantic Ocean

    • C. 

      Indian Ocean

    • D. 

      Arctic Ocean

  • 9. 
    What is the second largest ocean in the world?
    • A. 

      Pacific Ocean

    • B. 

      Atlantic Ocean

    • C. 

      Indian Ocean

    • D. 

      Arctic Ocean

  • 10. 
    What is another name for line of latitude?
    • A. 

      Meridian

    • B. 

      Equator

    • C. 

      Prime

    • D. 

      Parallel

  • 11. 
    Which direction does the Prime Meridian run?
    • A. 

      North and South

    • B. 

      East and West

  • 12. 
    Name one state that is not part of the contiguous United States.
  • 13. 
    Name the other state that is not part of the contiguous United States.
  • 14. 
    If one inch on a map represents 300 miles, and if it is 3 1/4 inch from El Paso, Texas to Bismark, North Dakota, how many miles would this be?  Include units.
  • 15. 
    On what continent is the Nile River located?
  • 16. 
    In how many hemispheres do we reside?
  • 17. 
    What is the only ocean through which the equator does not pass?
    • A. 

      Arctic Ocean

    • B. 

      Atlantic Ocean

    • C. 

      Indian Ocean

    • D. 

      Pacific Ocean

  • 18. 
    What country owns Puerto Rico?
    • A. 

      Brazil

    • B. 

      Mexico

    • C. 

      North America

    • D. 

      United States

  • 19. 
    Name the body of water off the west coast of Florida.
  • 20. 
    What is our nation's capital?
  • 21. 
    Using complete sentences, write 3 facts about Ancient Egypt.  Number each fact.
  • 22. 
    Using complete sentences, write 3 facts about the Middle Ages.  Number each fact.
  • 23. 
    Using complete sentences, write 3 facts about Ancient Greece.  Number each fact.
  • 24. 
    Using complete sentences, write 3 facts about Ancient Rome.  Number each fact.
  • 25. 
    Using complete sentences, write 3 things you learned about someone from the 20th Century this year.  Identify the person, and number each item.
  • 26. 
    Using complete sentences, write 3 things you learned from our Chemistry unit.  Number each item.
  • 27. 
    Using complete sentences, what was your favorite in-class Science experiment and why?  What did you learn from this experiment?
  • 28. 
    Ms. Pulignano is from _______, which is _______ of Gainesville.
    • A. 

      Tallahassee; southwest

    • B. 

      Jacksonville; northwest

    • C. 

      Orlando; southeast

    • D. 

      Jacksonville; northeast

    • E. 

      Tallahassee; northwest

  • 29. 
    Where can you most likely find Ms. Pulignano's favorite animal?
    • A. 

      Ocean

    • B. 

      Pond

    • C. 

      River

    • D. 

      Lake

  • 30. 
    This was fun!
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False