A Quiz About Geography Vocabulary! Trivia Questions

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A Quiz About Geography Vocabulary! Trivia Questions

What we have here is a quiz about geography vocabulary! One of the things you need to properly understand before you embark deeper into a study are what some basic words mean and the trivia questions below are designed for those of us who want to test their understanding on said words and their meanings. How about you give it a try and see how well you do! All the best!.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What does Geography mean?
    • A. 

      The study of science

    • B. 

      The science dealing with the areal differentiation of the earth's surface

    • C. 

      The physical characteristics, especially the surface features, of an area

    • D. 

      The study of Earth in all it's variety

    • E. 

      A book on geography

  • 2. 
    _________ show's meanings of symbols.
  • 3. 
    What do Physical features mean?
    • A. 

      Land, water, plants, and animals

    • B. 

      The study of the earth

    • C. 

      Important things on a map

    • D. 

      A book dealing with this science or study, as a textbook

    • E. 

      Climate, elevation, soil, vegetation, population, land use, industries, or states

  • 4. 
    What does Political Maps mean?
    • A. 

      A map dealing with politics and the presidential race

    • B. 

      A map showing the boundaries of countries, states or territories

    • C. 

      A map used to chart important land features

  • 5. 
    What does Physical Maps mean?
    • A. 

      A map showing the boundaries of countries and states

    • B. 

      A map locating animals, plants, and vegetation

    • C. 

      A map used to show where historic events have taken place

    • D. 

      A map tourists use to guide them

    • E. 

      A map showing land features of land and water

  • 6. 
    What do Regions mean?
    • A. 

      An area of land

    • B. 

      A key point on a map

    • C. 

      An extensive continous part of a surface space or body, a region of the Earth

    • D. 

      A large mass of land used for excavating

  • 7. 
     What does Human Enviroment Interactions mean?
  • 8. 
    What does Location mean?
    • A. 

      A location on a map

    • B. 

      A place of settlement activity and residence

    • C. 

      A body of land on the Earth's surface

  • 9. 
    What does Place mean?
  • 10. 
    What does Adaption mean?
    • A. 

      A form of structure modified to fit a changed enviroment

    • B. 

      A change that causes a variable in the enviroment

    • C. 

      An important variation in land mass or size

  • 11. 
    What does Climate mean?
    • A. 

      The temperature of a region

    • B. 

      The composite or generally prevailing weather conditions of a region as temperature sunshine, cloundiness, and winds throughout the year averaged over a series of years

    • C. 

      The land conditions over a series of time

  • 12. 
    What does the Continent mean?
    • A. 

      One of the main landmasses of the globe usually reckoned as seven in number Europe, Asia, Africa, North America, South America, Australia, and Antartica

    • B. 

      A large landmass that makes up the Earth

    • C. 

      A important ruling power of the Earth

  • 13. 
    What does Isthmus mean?
  • 14. 
    What does Hemisphere mean?
    • A. 

      The parts of the Earth

    • B. 

      Half of the terrestrial globe or celestial sphere ESP one of the halves into which the Earth is divided compare Eastern hempishere Western Hemisphere Northern Hempisphere and Southern

    • C. 

      One of the main landmasses of the globe

  • 15. 
    What does  Cardinal directions mean?
  • 16. 
    What does Compass Rose mean?
    • A. 

      Can be traced back to earlier

    • B. 

      A marking on a map

    • C. 

      Shows meanings of symbols

  • 17. 
    What does the Equator mean?
  • 18. 
    What does Almanac mean?
    • A. 

      A guide about the Earth and all its important features

    • B. 

      An annul publication including calendars with weather forecasts astronomical information tide tables and other related tabular information

    • C. 

      A census of the population, vegetation, climate, and wildlife that is published every year

  • 19. 
    Name the 7 continents.
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