Mapping Skills Trivia Quiz Exam!

22 Questions | Total Attempts: 25

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Map Skill Quizzes & Trivia

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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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