# Parts Of A Globe & Directions

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Child will present understand of the parts of a globe

• 1.

### What  is a model of the earth that is round like a ball?

• A.

Globe

• B.

Book

• C.

Compass Map

A. Globe
Explanation
A globe is a model of the earth that is round like a ball. It accurately represents the shape of the earth, with its continents, oceans, and other geographical features. A globe provides a three-dimensional view of the earth, allowing for a better understanding of its size and shape compared to other flat representations such as maps or books.

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• 2.

### An Imaginary line around the middle of the earth

• A.

Longitude

• B.

Latitude

• C.

Equator

C. Equator
Explanation
The equator is an imaginary line that runs around the middle of the Earth, dividing it into the Northern and Southern Hemispheres. It is located at 0 degrees latitude and serves as a reference point for measuring both latitude and longitude. The equator is significant because it is the widest part of the Earth and experiences the most direct sunlight, resulting in a warmer climate. It also plays a crucial role in determining the Earth's seasons and is used as a reference for navigation and mapping purposes.

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• 3.

### Never Eat Soggy Worms ( North, South, East, West) are __________________ directions.

Cardinal
Explanation
The phrase "Never Eat Soggy Worms" is a mnemonic device used to remember the order of the cardinal directions: North, East, South, West. Therefore, the correct answer is "Cardinal" because the given directions are cardinal directions.

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• 4.

### A large body of land is called a _______________________

• A.

Continent

• B.

Map

• C.

Land

A. Continent
Explanation
A large body of land is called a continent. Continents are massive land masses that are typically separated by oceans or other bodies of water. They are distinct from smaller landforms such as islands or peninsulas. Continents are usually characterized by their size, geological features, and the presence of diverse ecosystems and human populations. Examples of continents include Africa, Asia, Europe, North America, South America, Australia, and Antarctica.

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• 5.

### Imiginary lines that run North and South

• A.

Longitude

• B.

Compass Rose

• C.

Popcorn

A. Longitude
Explanation
Longitude refers to the imaginary lines that run north and south on the Earth's surface. These lines are used to measure the distance east or west of the Prime Meridian, which is the starting point for measuring longitude. Longitude plays a crucial role in navigation and determining time zones. It helps in locating specific points on the Earth's surface and understanding the spatial relationships between different locations.

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• 6.

### Northeast , Southeast, Southwest, Northwest are know as Poles?

• A.

True

• B.

False

B. False
Explanation
The statement is incorrect. Northeast, Southeast, Southwest, Northwest are not known as "Poles". These terms refer to the four cardinal directions or compass points. The poles, on the other hand, are the North Pole and the South Pole, which are the points on the Earth's surface that are furthest from the equator.

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• 7.

### ________________________________________ is all of the area North of the Equator

Northern Hemisphere
Explanation
The correct answer is "Northern Hemisphere" because it refers to all of the area North of the Equator. The Earth is divided into two hemispheres, the Northern Hemisphere and the Southern Hemisphere, based on the Equator. The Northern Hemisphere includes continents such as North America, Europe, and Asia, as well as parts of Africa and South America. It experiences seasons differently from the Southern Hemisphere, with summer occurring from June to September and winter from December to March.

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