# Mapping Skills Trivia Quiz Exam!

22 Questions | Total Attempts: 25

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• 1.
When it is summer in the Northern Hemisphere the Arctic experiences 24 hours of daylight.
• A.

True

• B.

False

• 2.
Latitude lines are also referred to as:
• A.

Parallels

• B.

Meridians

• 3.
When it is summer in Canada what season is it in China?
• A.

Summer

• B.

Winter

• C.

Spring

• D.

Fall

• 4.
When travelling west over the international date line you:
• A.

Gain a day

• B.

Lose a day

• C.

Lose an hour

• D.

Gain an hour

• 5.
The ____________ is the line of latitude that divides the earth into 2 equal parts.
• A.

Prime Meridian

• B.

International date line

• C.

Equator

• D.

Arctic Circle

• 6.
During winter solstice in North America, the suns rays are directly over the:
• A.

Tropic of Cancer

• B.

Tropic of Capricorn

• C.

Equator

• 7.
The Tropic of Cancer and the Tropic of Capricorn are lines of:
• A.

Longitude

• B.

Latitude

• 8.
All lines of longitude converge at the:
• A.

Equator

• B.

North Pole

• C.

South Pole

• D.

Both b & c

• 9.
Parallel lines that are north and south of the equator.
• A.

Latitude

• B.

Longitude

• C.

Grids

• 10.
The ___________ runs through Greenwich England
• A.

Prime Meridan

• B.

Equator

• C.

Arctic Circle

• D.

Tropic of Cancer

• 11.
North is a:
• A.

Cardinal Point

• B.

Ordinal Point

• 12.
If a plane is travelling from Toronto to Vancouver, in what direction would it be travelling?
• 13.
How many times zones are there in Canada?
• 14.
When crossing the international date line you need to change the:
• 15.
When flying from Toronto to Halifax Nova Scotia, in what direction are you travelling?
• 16.
ESE is a:
• A.

Cardinal point

• B.

Ordinal Point

• 17.
If it is 4 pm in Toronto, Ontario what time is it in Halifax, Nova Scotia?
• 18.
If it is 6 am in Winnipeg, Manitoba, what time is it in St. John's Newfound Land?
• 19.
If it is 8 pm in Victoria, British Columbia, what time is it in Whitehorse, Yukon?
• 20.
Latitude and Longitude lines are imaginary.
• A.

True

• B.

False

• 21.
If it is 7 pm in Edmonton, Alberta, what time is it in Toronto, Ontario?
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