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This Geography Review quiz has been made to find out how good is your 9th-grade geography concepts. The following questions are based on mountains, rivers, lakes and maps which you have to answer correctly. Take your time. So, let's try out the quiz. All the best!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Name the four ecological era's in order.

    • A.

      Paleozoic, precambrain, cenozoic, mesozonic.

    • B.

      Precambrain, cenozoic, mesozonic,paleozoic.

    • C.

      Cenozoic, mesozonic,paleozoic, precambrain.

    • D.

      Mesozonic,paleozoic, precambrain,cenozoic.

    • E.

      Paleozoic, precambrain,cenozoic, mesozonic.

    Correct Answer
    C. Cenozoic, mesozonic,paleozoic, precambrain.
    Explanation
    The correct order of the four ecological eras is cenozoic, mesozoic, paleozoic, and precambrian. This order represents the different periods of time in Earth's history, with the cenozoic era being the most recent and the precambrian era being the oldest.

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  • 2. 

    This is the highest mountain in the world. It is 29,035 ft. high.

    • A.

      Mt. Apo

    • B.

      Mt. Kilamanjaro

    • C.

      Mt. Everest

    • D.

      None

    Correct Answer
    C. Mt. Everest
    Explanation
    Mt. Everest is the correct answer because it is known as the highest mountain in the world, with a height of 29,035 ft. Mt. Apo and Mt. Kilimanjaro are not as tall as Mt. Everest. The option "None" is also incorrect as it does not represent any specific mountain.

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  • 3. 

    Which of the following is the longest mountain range in the world?

    • A.

      Andes

    • B.

      Rocky Mountains

    • C.

      Himalayas

    • D.

      None

    Correct Answer
    A. Andes
    Explanation
    The Andes is the correct answer because it is the longest mountain range in the world, stretching over 7,000 kilometers along the western coast of South America. It is known for its stunning peaks, including Mount Aconcagua, the highest peak in the Americas. The Andes also play a significant role in the climate and geography of the region, influencing weather patterns and creating diverse ecosystems.

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  • 4. 

    Choose the mountain that is also an active volcano.

    • A.

       Pobeda Peak

    • B.

      Popocatepetl

    • C.

      Mauna Kea

    Correct Answer
    B. Popocatepetl
    Explanation
    Popocatepetl is the correct answer because it is both a mountain and an active volcano. It is located in Mexico and is one of the most active volcanoes in the country. It has had numerous eruptions throughout history, with the most recent one occurring in 2019. Popocatepetl is also a popular tourist attraction and is known for its beautiful scenery and hiking opportunities.

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  • 5. 

    This lake is the highest navigational lake in the world. It is in the Andes Mountains in South America.

    • A.

      Lake Superior

    • B.

      Lake Titicaca

    • C.

      Lake Mead

    • D.

      Lake Eerie

    Correct Answer
    B. Lake Titicaca
    Explanation
    Lake Titicaca is the correct answer because it is located in the Andes Mountains in South America, making it the highest navigational lake in the world. Its elevation of 3,812 meters (12,507 feet) above sea level contributes to its title as the highest navigable lake. Lake Superior, Lake Mead, and Lake Erie are not located in the Andes Mountains and therefore do not hold the same distinction.

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  • 6. 

    What is the longest river in France?

    • A.

      Loire River

    • B.

      Seine River

    • C.

      Amur River

    • D.

      None

    Correct Answer
    A. Loire River
    Explanation
    The Loire River is the longest river in France. It stretches over 1,000 kilometers and flows through various regions, including the central and western parts of the country. The river is known for its scenic beauty and is home to several historic castles and vineyards. Its length and significance in French geography make it the correct answer to this question.

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  • 7. 

    This sea is actually a lake and is the world's largest

    • A.

      Caspian Sea

    • B.

      Red Sea

    • C.

      Black Sea

    • D.

      Sea of Azov

    Correct Answer
    A. Caspian Sea
    Explanation
    The Caspian Sea is actually a lake and is the world's largest. Although it is called a sea, it is technically classified as a lake because it is not connected to any ocean. The Caspian Sea is bordered by five countries and is known for its rich biodiversity. It is an important source of oil and natural gas, making it economically significant as well.

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  • 8. 

    This map shows what the weather of a specific area has been or could be

    • A.

      Weather Map

    • B.

      Road Map

    • C.

      Population Map

    • D.

      Rail map

    Correct Answer
    A. Weather Map
    Explanation
    A weather map is a graphical representation of the weather conditions in a specific area. It displays information such as temperature, precipitation, wind speed, and atmospheric pressure. By analyzing the patterns and symbols on a weather map, meteorologists can predict future weather conditions. This map is different from a road map, population map, or rail map, which show different types of information such as road networks, population density, or train routes respectively.

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  • 9. 

    True or False? Weather maps can also show average temperatures in a specific area

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    Weather maps can show average temperatures in a specific area because they provide a visual representation of weather conditions over a given region. These maps often use color-coded symbols or contour lines to indicate temperature variations across different areas. By analyzing these maps, meteorologists and weather forecasters can easily identify the average temperatures in specific regions, helping them make predictions and provide accurate weather information to the public.

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  • 10. 

    Which map description describes a road map?

    • A.

      This map shows the history of an area

    • B.

      This map uses boundary lines

    • C.

      This map shows elevation

    • D.

      This map shows the types of roads in an area

    Correct Answer
    D. This map shows the types of roads in an area
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "this map shows the types of roads in an area." This is because a road map is specifically designed to display the various types of roads in a given area. It provides information about highways, streets, and other routes, helping users navigate and plan their journeys effectively. The other options mentioned, such as showing the history of an area, using boundary lines, or displaying elevation, do not align with the purpose of a road map.

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  • 11. 

    A __________________ shows the elevation, vegetation, or some other physical feature of the land.

    • A.

      Population map

    • B.

      Physical map

    • C.

      Time-zone map

    • D.

      Geograpical map

    Correct Answer
    B. Physical map
    Explanation
    A physical map displays the elevation, vegetation, or some other physical feature of the land. It provides a visual representation of the natural characteristics of a region, such as mountains, rivers, forests, and deserts. This type of map is useful for understanding the topography and physical geography of an area, as well as for identifying different landforms and natural features.

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  • 12. 

    Which one do you like?

    • A.

      Option 1

    • B.

      Option 2

    • C.

      Option 3

    • D.

      Option 4

    Correct Answer
    A. Option 1

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