Geography 9

21 Questions | Total Attempts: 38

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9th Grade Geography Quizzes & Trivia

See how much you know about grade9 geography.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Each degree has(1=?)
    • A. 

      100 minutes

    • B. 

      10 minutes

    • C. 

      60 mintues

    • D. 

      60 seconds

    • E. 

      10 seconds

  • 2. 
    Each minute has(1'=?)
    • A. 

      60 seconds

    • B. 

      10 seconds

    • C. 

      20 seconds

    • D. 

      30 seconds

    • E. 

      100 seconds

  • 3. 
    How is molten rock formed? and what does it start as?
    • A. 

      When a metaporhic rock heats and melts, it starts as megma

    • B. 

      When a igneous rock heats and melts, it starts as igneous fire

    • C. 

      When a igneous rock heats and melts,it starts as megma

    • D. 

      when a sedimentary rock heats and melts, it starts as lava

    • E. 

      When a metaporhic rock heats and melts, it starts as basalt

  • 4. 
    • A. 

      When molten rock cools and hardens

    • B. 

      When sedimentary rock weathers

    • C. 

      When metaporhic rock heats and melts

  • 5. 
    • A. 

      Molten rock-cools and hardens->igneous rock - weathered,eroded,&deposition->sedimentary rock- stress or heat-> metaporhic rock-heat & mealted-> molten rock

    • B. 

      Molten rock-cools and hardens->sedimentary rock- stress or heat-> igneous rock - weathered,eroded,&deposition->metaporhic rock-heat & mealted-> molten rock

    • C. 

      Metaporhic rock-heat & mealted-> molten rock-weathered,eroded,&deposition->sedimentary rock- stress or heat-> igneous rock

  • 6. 
    • A. 

      Basalt

    • B. 

      Granite

    • C. 

      Quartzie

    • D. 

      Lava

    • E. 

      Sandstone

  • 7. 
    • A. 

      Sandstone

    • B. 

      Quartzie

    • C. 

      Megma

    • D. 

      Granite

  • 8. 
    • A. 

      Rocks

    • B. 

      Sandstone

    • C. 

      Granite

    • D. 

      Quartize

  • 9. 
    What is seismology?
    • A. 

      A science that deals with the history of the earth as recorded in rocks

    • B. 

      Study of eartquakes and the structure of the earth, based on data from seismic waves

    • C. 

      Amount of energy released by an earthquake

  • 10. 
    • A. 

      Slow-moving masses of ice

    • B. 

      Snow that became really thick

    • C. 

      Ice cover sheet

  • 11. 
    How is a erratic form?
    • A. 

      When ice sheets melted away

    • B. 

      When ice sheets pick up rock

  • 12. 
    Discribe the chief characteristics of the estern cordilliera
    • A. 

      Flat, rolling land,fairly dry

    • B. 

      Mostly mixed wood forest

    • C. 

      Steep mountains,rocky coast,some dense forests

    • D. 

      Flat low land covered with soil.treeless zone

  • 13. 
    Discribe the chief characteristics of the interior plains
    • A. 

      Flat low land covered with soil.treeless zone

    • B. 

      Mostly mixed wood forest

    • C. 

      Tundra

    • D. 

      Flat, rolling land,fairly dry

  • 14. 
    Discribe the chief characteristics of the canadian sheild
    • A. 

      Steep mountains

    • B. 

      Rocky coast

    • C. 

      Saucer shaped region

    • D. 

      Low rollinghills

  • 15. 
    Discribe the chief characteristics of the lake-st.lawrence lowlands
    • A. 

      Mostly mixed wood.contains wet climate soil.rolling hills

    • B. 

      Rounded hills and mountains

    • C. 

      Tundra

    • D. 

      Flat,rolling land,fairly dry

  • 16. 
    Discribe the chief characteristics of the appalachian mountains
    • A. 

      Steep mountains

    • B. 

      Flat rolling land

    • C. 

      Saucer shaped region

    • D. 

      Mostly mixed wood

    • E. 

      Rounded hills and mountains

  • 17. 
    Discribe the chief characteristics of the artic lowlands
    • A. 

      Baren, tundra

    • B. 

      Flat low land, covered with soil

    • C. 

      Rounded hills and mountains

    • D. 

      Mostly mixed wood

    • E. 

      Saucer shaped region

  • 18. 
    Discribe the chief characteristics of the innuituion mountains
    • A. 

      Baren, tundra

    • B. 

      Flat rolling hills

    • C. 

      Rounded hills

    • D. 

      Mixed wood

    • E. 

      Steep mountains

  • 19. 
    Define net migration rate
    • A. 

      The movement of persons from one country or locality to another

    • B. 

      The difference of births and deaths in a period of time, divided per 1,000 inhabitants

    • C. 

      the difference of immigrants and emigrants of an area in a period of time, divided per 1,000 inhabitants

  • 20. 
    How do you find doubling time?
    • A. 

      Divide 70 from the population growth rate

    • B. 

      mulitply 70 by the population growth rate

  • 21. 
    How do you find the population growth rate?
    • A. 

      Birth rate- death rate

    • B. 

      Immigration rate- emigration rate

    • C. 

      Net migration rate+ natural increase rate

    • D. 

      Birth rate • 1000 (• = multiply)