Do You Have Basic Idea Of Globes And Maps?

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Map And Globe Quizzes & Trivia

A map depicts relationships between elements of some space, such as objects and regions. This quiz has been made to test your knowledge and how well you can explore a globe and map. So, Let's try out the quiz. All the best!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is a globe?
    • A. 

      A sphere shaped model of the Earth.

    • B. 

      A flat drawing of a place

  • 2. 
    • A. 

      Oceans

    • B. 

      Continents

    • C. 

      Rivers

  • 3. 
    Name the 7 continents
    • A. 

      Atlantic Ocean, Arctic Ocean,Indian Ocean,Pacific Ocean

    • B. 

      Asia, Africa, Europe, North America, South America, Antarctica, and Australia.

  • 4. 
    • A. 

      The distance between the equator and a point north or south on the earth's surface.

    • B. 

      Distance on the earth's surface east or west of an imaginary line on the globe that goes from the north pole to the south pole and passes through Greenwich, England

    • C. 

      The imaginary circle around the earth that is halfway between the North and South Poles

  • 5. 
    Latitude and Longitude are measured in
    • A. 

      Miles

    • B. 

      Feet

    • C. 

      Degrees

  • 6. 
    Why are maps useful?
    • A. 

      Maps can give us useful information about a country or a region.

    • B. 

      People use maps to find the location of a certain place.

    • C. 

      All of the above

  • 7. 
    What does the legend or map key tell?
    • A. 

      Direction

    • B. 

      What the symbols on the map mean.

    • C. 

      The distance between the equator and a point north or south on the earth's surface

  • 8. 
    The scale on a map shows
    • A. 

      Where you are

    • B. 

      How the size of the map relates to the size of a real place

    • C. 

      North,east,south,west

  • 9. 
    The equator is
    • A. 

      Where people live

    • B. 

      Tells direction

    • C. 

      The imaginary circle around the earth that is halfway between the North and South Poles.  

  • 10. 
    The person who makes maps is called
    • A. 

      Photographer

    • B. 

      Cartographer

    • C. 

      Cinematographer 

    • D. 

      Sketch-Graphic 

  • 11. 
    On the globe countries, oceans and continents are shown in
    • A. 

      Incorrect size

    • B. 

      Actual size

    • C. 

      Enlarged size

    • D. 

      Correct size

  • 12. 
    A needle fixed through a globe in a tilted manner is called 
    • A. 

      Latitude

    • B. 

      Altitude

    • C. 

      Axis

    • D. 

      Lucan