Introduction To Human Geography Part II Quiz

21 Questions | Total Attempts: 220

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Human Geography Quizzes & Trivia

This is the second set of 21 words. You will have 10 minutes


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The degree of direct linkage between one particular location and other location in a transport network.
    • A. 

      Rescale

    • B. 

      Isotherm

    • C. 

      Connectivity

    • D. 

      Landscape

    • E. 

      Geocoaching

  • 2. 
    The degree of ease with which it is possible to reach a certain location from other locations.
    • A. 

      Sequent occupance

    • B. 

      Accessibility

    • C. 

      Location

    • D. 

      Formal Region

    • E. 

      Mental map

  • 3. 
    A method of collecting data or information through the use of instruments that are physically distanct from the area or object of study
    • A. 

      Mental Map

    • B. 

      Absolute Location

    • C. 

      Relative Location

    • D. 

      Cartography

    • E. 

      Remote Sensing

  • 4. 
    The space within which daily activity occurs.
    • A. 

      Activity Space

    • B. 

      Distance

    • C. 

      Rescale

    • D. 

      Formal Region

    • E. 

      Cartography

  • 5. 
    A collection of computer hardware and software that permits spatial data to be collected, recorded, stored, retrieved, manipulated, analyzed, and displayed to the user
    • A. 

      Mental Map

    • B. 

      Geocaching

    • C. 

      Geographic Information Systems

    • D. 

      Cartography

    • E. 

      Remote Sensing

  • 6. 
    A type of region marked by a certain degree of homogeneity and is included in a government's GNP and opposed to an informal economy
    • A. 

      Functional Region

    • B. 

      Formal Region

    • C. 

      Perceptual Region

    • D. 

      Gross National Product

    • E. 

      Cultural Ecology

  • 7. 
    The overall appearance of an area
    • A. 

      Landscape

    • B. 

      Reference Maps

    • C. 

      Thematic Maps

    • D. 

      Cartography

    • E. 

      Pattern

  • 8. 
    The visible imprint of human activity and culture of the landscape
    • A. 

      Sense of Place

    • B. 

      Absolute Location

    • C. 

      Distance

    • D. 

      Cultural Landscape

    • E. 

      Sequent Occupance

  • 9. 
    Measurement of physical space between two places
    • A. 

      Place

    • B. 

      Distance

    • C. 

      Location

    • D. 

      Reference Maps

    • E. 

      Connectivity

  • 10. 
    The notion that successive societies leave their cultural imprints on a place each contributing to the cumulative cultural landscape
    • A. 

      Landscape

    • B. 

      Rescale

    • C. 

      Sequent Occpance

    • D. 

      Culture

    • E. 

      Generalized Map

  • 11. 
    The art and science of making maps, including data compilation, layout, and design.
    • A. 

      Reference Maps

    • B. 

      Cartography

    • C. 

      Thematic Maps

    • D. 

      Global Positioning Systems

    • E. 

      Geocaching

  • 12. 
    Maps that show the absolute location of places and geographic features determined by a frame reference, typically latitude and longitude
    • A. 

      Generalized Maps

    • B. 

      Reference Maps

    • C. 

      Thematic Maps

    • D. 

      Cartography

    • E. 

      Absolute Location

  • 13. 
    Maps that tell stories, typically showing the degree of some attribute or the movement of a geographic phenomenon
    • A. 

      Rescale

    • B. 

      Activity Space

    • C. 

      Generalized Maps

    • D. 

      Reference Maps

    • E. 

      Thematic Maps

  • 14. 
    The position or place of a certain item on earth as expressed in degrees, minutes, and seconds of latitude and longitude
    • A. 

      Connectivity

    • B. 

      Relative Location

    • C. 

      Absolute Location

    • D. 

      Location

    • E. 

      Global Positioning Systems

  • 15. 
    Satellite-based system for determining absolute location of places or geographic features
    • A. 

      Sequent Occupance

    • B. 

      Cartography

    • C. 

      Remote Sensing

    • D. 

      Global Positioning System

    • E. 

      Perception of Place

  • 16. 
    The Global Positioning System coordinates which are placed on teh internet by another people
    • A. 

      Remote Sensing

    • B. 

      Geocaching

    • C. 

      Global Positioning System

    • D. 

      Mental Map

    • E. 

      Remote Sensing

  • 17. 
    Involvement of players at other scales to generate support from a postion or initiative.
    • A. 

      GIS

    • B. 

      Rescale

    • C. 

      Geocaching

    • D. 

      Mental Map

    • E. 

      Remote Sensing

  • 18. 
    The regional position or situation of a place relative position of other places.
    • A. 

      Place

    • B. 

      Absolute Location

    • C. 

      Relative Location

    • D. 

      Sense of Place

    • E. 

      Mental Map

  • 19. 
    Image or picture of the way space is organized as determined by an individual's perception, impression, and knowledge of that space
    • A. 

      Thematic Map

    • B. 

      Reference Map

    • C. 

      Scale

    • D. 

      Generalized Map

    • E. 

      Mental Map

  • 20. 
    Map which helps individuals see general trends, but cannot see all specific cases of a given phenomenon.
    • A. 

      Reference Maps

    • B. 

      Generalized Maps

    • C. 

      Thematic Maps

    • D. 

      Mental Maps

    • E. 

      Regional Maps

  • 21. 
    A region defined by the particular sets of activities or interactions that occur within.
    • A. 

      Formal Region

    • B. 

      Functional Region

    • C. 

      Perceptual Region

    • D. 

      GIS

    • E. 

      Generalized Region