Location And Description

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Location And Description

Location and description of the earth's crust.


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  • 1. 
    ................................. is the best representation of the earth.
    • A. 

      Breadfruit

    • B. 

      Map

    • C. 

      Globe

  • 2. 
    100 E meets 60 N on the continent of 
    • A. 

      South America

    • B. 

      Africa

    • C. 

      Asia

  • 3. 
    An area 20 N and 80 W is the ................
    • A. 

      South America

    • B. 

      Caribbean

    • C. 

      Atlantic Ocean

  • 4. 
    Human beings live on the earth's ..........
    • A. 

      Mantle

    • B. 

      Inner core

    • C. 

      Crust

  • 5. 
    Identify all the bodies of water which surround Africa. Please give thier directions.
  • 6. 
    Lines of latitude are parallel to each other.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Lines of latitude run from north to south on the globe.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Lines of longitude are called ......................... while lines of latitude is called the ........................
    • A. 

      Meridian........Equators

    • B. 

      Parallels............Equator

    • C. 

      Meridians............ Parallels

  • 9. 
    Lines of longitude meet at the north and south poles..
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Oceania includes ..............
    • A. 

      New Zealand

    • B. 

      Rome

    • C. 

      Australia

    • D. 

      New Guinea

    • E. 

      China

    • F. 

      Melanesia Islands

    • G. 

      Polynesia Islands

    • H. 

      Virgin Islands

  • 11. 
    St.Lucia is found in this continent.
    • A. 

      South America

    • B. 

      North America

    • C. 

      Africa

  • 12. 
    The Antarctic Ocean is also called ..................
    • A. 

      Northern Ocean

    • B. 

      Arctic Ocean

    • C. 

      Southern Ocean

  • 13. 
    The Atlantic Ocean is bounded by the Americas and Asia.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    The Atlantic Ocean is bounded by the Americas, Africa and Europe.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    The centremost line of longitude is called the ......................... while the centremost line of latitude is called the ........................
    • A. 

      Prime Meridian........Greenwich Meridian

    • B. 

      Prime Meridian.............Equator

    • C. 

      Equator.............Prime Meridian

  • 16. 
    The deepest divign can be done in the ...............................
    • A. 

      Arctic Ocean

    • B. 

      Pacific Ocean

    • C. 

      Southern Ocean

    • D. 

      Atlantic Ocean

  • 17. 
    The earth's largest land masses are called ..........
    • A. 

      Countries

    • B. 

      Continents

    • C. 

      Ecosystems

  • 18. 
    The earth's surface is covered in this manner.
    • A. 

      70% land and 30% water

    • B. 

      70% water and 30% land

    • C. 

      70% water and 70% land

  • 19. 
    The Indian Ocean is bounded by the Asia, West Africa, and Oceania.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
    The Indian Ocean is bounded by the India, East Africa, Oceania and Europe.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 21. 
    The largest river in the world is the ........................ found in the continent of ...............................
    • A. 

      Nile ................. Africa

    • B. 

      Troumassee ................Asia

    • C. 

      Amazon ................South America

  • 22. 
    The longest river in the world is the ........................ found in the continent of ...............................
    • A. 

      Nile ................. Africa

    • B. 

      Troumassee ................Asia

    • C. 

      Amazon ................South America

  • 23. 
    THe shallowest diving can be done in ........................
    • A. 

      Arctic Ocean

    • B. 

      Atlantic Ocean

    • C. 

      Pacific Ocean

    • D. 

      Southern Ocean

  • 24. 
    The World's oceans are
    • A. 

      Indian

    • B. 

      Caribbean

    • C. 

      Celtic

    • D. 

      Atlantic

    • E. 

      Antarctic

    • F. 

      Maltese

    • G. 

      Pacific

  • 25. 
    This is the world's largest country.
    • A. 

      Australia

    • B. 

      Russia

    • C. 

      Greenland

  • 26. 
    This is the world's largest ocean.
    • A. 

      Atlantic

    • B. 

      Pacific

    • C. 

      Arctic

  • 27. 
    Three continents which lie on the 50 N line are .........
  • 28. 
    Tick those which are continents.
    • A. 

      South America

    • B. 

      Greenland

    • C. 

      Libya

    • D. 

      Asia

    • E. 

      West Virginia

    • F. 

      Oceania

    • G. 

      Africa

    • H. 

      North America

    • I. 

      Europe

    • J. 

      Antartica

    • K. 

      United States of America

    • L. 

      China

  • 29. 
    Using lines of latitude and longitude, the centremost part of the earth is  nearest ..........
    • A. 

      South America

    • B. 

      Africa

    • C. 

      Asia

  • 30. 
    Using the map, give the location of Denmark, Russian Federation, Egypt, Brazil and Australia
  • 31. 
    What sets Antarctica apart from other continents? (identify  3 characteristcs)
  • 32. 
    Which of these continents is found entirely in the southern hemisphere?
    • A. 

      Asia

    • B. 

      Africa

    • C. 

      Oceania