Five Themes Of Geography Test

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Five Themes Of Geography Test

Tests student knowledge of the five themes of geography


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The theme of Location is described as:
    • A. 

      When something happened.

    • B. 

      Where something is.

    • C. 

      How something is.

    • D. 

      I don't know.

  • 2. 
    What are the two types of locations used in geography?
    • A. 

      Up and down

    • B. 

      Absolute and relative

    • C. 

      Directions and coordinates

    • D. 

      Maps and globes

  • 3. 
    The theme of Place is used to describe:
    • A. 

      How long it took for something to happen.

    • B. 

      When something happened

    • C. 

      Where a location is in relation to somewhere else.

    • D. 

      A location's physical and human features

  • 4. 
    Which of the following is the best example of Human-Environment Interaction?
    • A. 

      30 degrees North Latitutde, 120 degrees West Longitude.

    • B. 

      It was hot outside, so you put on shorts and a t-shirt this morning.

    • C. 

      Sending goods from New Orleans to Asia.

    • D. 

      Gentle rolling hills and thick forests.

  • 5. 
    What three things does the theme of Movement involve?
    • A. 

      Human-Environment Interaction

    • B. 

      People, places and things.

    • C. 

      People, things and ideas.

    • D. 

      Goods, services, and resources

  • 6. 
    Whenever two or more locations share something in common, they are considered to be part of a:
    • A. 

      Family

    • B. 

      Religion

    • C. 

      Political Party

    • D. 

      Region

  • 7. 
    The spread of Christianity into North and South America can be explained best through the theme of:
    • A. 

      Location

    • B. 

      Human-Environment Interaction

    • C. 

      Movement

    • D. 

      Region

  • 8. 
    Coach Morgan has been researching his family's history.  He traced his family all the way back to his great great grandfather Benito Povolo.  The US census records revealed that Benito Povolo once lived at 918 Angelo Drive, New York, NY 98510.  The address is an example of ___.
    • A. 

      Orientation

    • B. 

      Relative location

    • C. 

      Place

    • D. 

      Absolute location

  • 9. 
    Latitude and Longitude are used to ______.
    • A. 

      Locate rivers and lakes

    • B. 

      Understand map symbols

    • C. 

      Help find specific locations

    • D. 

      Create time zones

  • 10. 
    The way that people change the earth by living, traveling and working on it.
    • A. 

      Movement

    • B. 

      Region

    • C. 

      Human-environment interaction

    • D. 

      Location

  • 11. 
    How many themes of Geography?
    • A. 

      2

    • B. 

      6

    • C. 

      4

    • D. 

      5

  • 12. 
    Franklinton Junior High School goes with the theme of location.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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