Geography Quiz! Ultimate Knowledge Trivia Questions!

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Geography Quizzes & Trivia

This geography quiz is made up of ultimate knowledge trivia questions! The map has been used for years to help with directions to a place or help in identifying features of a given place. Do you know how to properly read the instructions of a map and derive meaning from them? The quiz below is perfect for testing that out, do give it a try and see how well you will do!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Of the five themes of geography, location, movement, place, region, and human-environment interaction, which theme  deals with how societies exchange ideas, information and goods with others?
    • A. 

      Location

    • B. 

      Movement

    • C. 

      Place

    • D. 

      Region

  • 2. 
    What map projection is good for mariners/sailors because of its straight lines?
    • A. 

      Peters-Gall

    • B. 

      Mercator

    • C. 

      Robinson

  • 3. 
    What map projections shows more accurate layout of the earth according to land mass?
    • A. 

      Peters-Gall

    • B. 

      Mercator

    • C. 

      Robinson

  • 4. 
    What are examples of types of scale? 
    • A. 

      Verbal

    • B. 

      Graphic

    • C. 

      Fractional

  • 5. 
    What are symbols on a map?
    • A. 

      Pictures that represent real items, not to scale

    • B. 

      Pictures or lines that represent real items, drawn to scale (real size)

    • C. 

      Pictures and lines that represent real items, not to scale.

  • 6. 
    What does sustainable mean?
    • A. 

      Able to continue in the same way for an indefinite amount of time

    • B. 

      Able to continue in the same way for a short amount of time

    • C. 

      Not able to continue in the same way.

  • 7. 
    What is a topographic map?
    • A. 

      It is a map that shows elevation

    • B. 

      It is a map that shows resources

    • C. 

      It is a map that shows communities

  • 8. 
    What is the highest degree of longitude you can go?
    • A. 

      180

    • B. 

      360

    • C. 

      90

  • 9. 
    What is the highest degree of latitude you can go to?
    • A. 

      180

    • B. 

      360

    • C. 

      90

  • 10. 
    The higher you climb in altitude, the warmer the air is.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False