General Knowledge Climate Change Questions!

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  • 1. 
    Point of view based on a person's experience and personal understanding.
    • A. 

      Spatial Perspective

    • B. 

      Race

    • C. 

      Perspective

  • 2. 
    The study of Earth's physical and cultural features.
    • A. 

      Geography

    • B. 

      Culture

    • C. 

      Climatology

  • 3. 
    The movement of ideas or behaviors from one culture region to another is called diffusion.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    The exact spot on Earth where something is found, often stated in latitude and longitude is called ____________ location.
  • 5. 
    A nearly flat area on Earth's surface.
    • A. 

      Plateau

    • B. 

      Plain

    • C. 

      Isthmus

  • 6. 
    Point of view based on looking where something is and why it is there.
    • A. 

      Absolution Location

    • B. 

      Spatial perspective

    • C. 

      Perspective

  • 7. 
    A plateau is an elevated flatland on the Earth's surface.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    A neck of land connecting two larger land areas.
    • A. 

      Plateau

    • B. 

      Tributary

    • C. 

      Isthmus

  • 9. 
    Any smaller stream that or river that flows into a larger stream or river.
    • A. 

      Tributary

    • B. 

      Delta

    • C. 

      Rivers mouth

  • 10. 
    The position of a place in relation to another place is called _____________ location.
  • 11. 
    Climate is the weather conditions in an area over a long period of time.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    Weather is the condition of the atmosphere at a given place and time. (Short time period)
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    Relatively dry with small amounts of rain.
    • A. 

      Weather

    • B. 

      Steppe

    • C. 

      Semiarid

  • 14. 
    Resources, such as soils and forests, that can be replaced by Earth's natural processes are called renewable resources.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    Resources, such as coal and oil, that cannot be replaced by Earth's natural processes or that are replaced slowly are called ______________ resources.
  • 16. 
    Cultural groups of people who share learned beliefs and practices.
    • A. 

      Race

    • B. 

      Ethnic groups

    • C. 

      Culture

  • 17. 
    Culture is a learned system of shared beliefs and ways of doing things that guide a person's daily behavior.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    Commercial agriculture is a type of farming in which the farmers  produce just enough food for their family.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 19. 
    Subsistence agriculture is a type of farming in which farmers grow just enough food to provide for themselves and their own families.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
    ______________ governments that have total control over their citizens.
  • 21. 
    _____________ government is a government in which leaders are held accountable by citizens through their constitutions and democratic processes.
  • 22. 
    A time before written records
    • A. 

      History

    • B. 

      Prehistory

    • C. 

      Oral history

  • 23. 
    History is the written record of human civilization.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 24. 
    A system after the 900's under which most of Europe was organized and governed by local leaders based on land and service.
    • A. 

      Democracy

    • B. 

      Feudalism

    • C. 

      Mercantilism

  • 25. 
    Mercantilism is an economic theory that uses colonies to increase a nation's wealth by gaining access to labor and natural resources.  (Get as rich as you can)
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False