The Ultimate Easy Geography Quiz

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  • 1. 
    The description "the mountain carving will be 641 feet long by 563 feet high" best describes?
    • A. 

      The Houses Of Parliament

    • B. 

      The Red Sea

    • C. 

      The Crazy Horse Memorial

    • D. 

      The Astrodome

  • 2. 
    "Roof shaped like sails of a boat" best describes which landmark?
    • A. 

      Berlin Wall

    • B. 

      Sydney Opera House

    • C. 

      Colosseum

    • D. 

      Astrodome

  • 3. 
    The description "the magic kingdom" relates best to which of these landmarks?
    • A. 

      Disney World

    • B. 

      Chartres Cathedral

    • C. 

      Gettysburg

    • D. 

      Golden Gate Bridge

  • 4. 
    With which of these places is Mickey Mouse most often connected?
    • A. 

      Arlington National Cemetery

    • B. 

      Disneyland

    • C. 

      Great Smoky Mountains National Park

    • D. 

      Black Sea

  • 5. 
    The geography term "bearing" is best defined as?
    • A. 

      Line Which Joins Points Of Equal Value

    • B. 

      Science Concerned With The Size And Shape Of The Earth And Its Gravitational Fields

    • C. 

      Reference Number &/Or Letter Which Is Assigned To A Grid On A Map

    • D. 

      Angular Compass Direction Expressed In Degrees

  • 6. 
    The geography term "cardinal points" is best defined as?
    • A. 

      Arrows Which Are Drawn On A Map To Show The Movement

    • B. 

      Process In Which Geographic Information Is Collected

    • C. 

      Low Flat Ground Bordering A Stream Channel That Is Flooded When Runoff Exceeds The Capacity

    • D. 

      Four Main Directions - North, South, East, West

  • 7. 
    The geography term "flow lines" is best defined as?
    • A. 

      Represents Land Masses In Their Correct Shapes But Distorts Their Areas

    • B. 

      Arrows Which Are Drawn On A Map To Show The Movement

    • C. 

      Runs From Pole To Pole

    • D. 

      Four Main Directions - North, South, East, West

  • 8. 
    The geography term "gazetteer" is best defined as?
    • A. 

      Index Which Shows The Location Of Places And Physical Features In An Atlas

    • B. 

      Center Point Of A Country

    • C. 

      Large, Continuous Areas Of The Earth Into Which The Land Surface Is Divided

    • D. 

      Key To What The Symbols Or Pictures In A Map Mean

  • 9. 
    The geography term "geographic center" is best defined as?
    • A. 

      Reference Number &/Or Letter Which Is Assigned To A Grid On A Map

    • B. 

      Center Point Of A Country

    • C. 

      Graph Which Relates Two Variables By Means Of Plotted Points

    • D. 

      Line Symbol Which Joins Points Of Equal Elevation Above Sea Level

  • 10. 
    The geography term "geographic information system" is best defined as?
    • A. 

      Science Concerned With The Size And Shape Of The Earth And Its Gravitational Fields

    • B. 

      Software Management Of Spatial Information

    • C. 

      Low Flat Ground Bordering A Stream Channel That Is Flooded When Runoff Exceeds The Capacity

    • D. 

      Science And Art Of Making Maps And Charts

  • 11. 
    The geography term "altimeter" is best defined as?
    • A. 

      Maximum Height Reached By A Rising Tide

    • B. 

      Instrument For Measuring Altitudes Or Elevations

    • C. 

      Covers The Polar Regions Of A Selected Hemisphere

    • D. 

      Outline Of The Landscape Which Is Seen From The Side

  • 12. 
    The geography term "great circle route" is best defined as?
    • A. 

      Center Point Of A Country

    • B. 

      Key To What The Symbols Or Pictures In A Map Mean

    • C. 

      Line Indicating The Limit Of A Country, State, Or Other Political Jurisdiction

    • D. 

      Line Drawn On The Surface Of A Globe Which Shows The Shortest Distance Between Two Places

  • 13. 
    The geography term "grid" is best defined as?
    • A. 

      Line Which Joins Points Of Equal Value

    • B. 

      Series Of Lines Which Are Drawn On A Map

    • C. 

      Reference Number &/Or Letter Which Is Assigned To A Grid On A Map

    • D. 

      Types Of Technologies Which Are Used To Carry Out Geographic Studies

  • 14. 
    In geography, what is a "grid reference"?
    • A. 

      System Of Grid Lines In Which Are Numbered To Create References For Location Purposes

    • B. 

      0 Degree Line Of Longitude

    • C. 

      Line Symbol Which Joins Points Of Equal Elevation Above Sea Level

    • D. 

      Shows The Distribution Of A Population According To Age And Sex

  • 15. 
    The geography term "hythergraph" is best defined as?
    • A. 

      Process In Which Geographic Information Is Collected

    • B. 

      Represents Land Masses In Their Correct Shapes But Distorts Their Areas

    • C. 

      Graph Which Has Monthly Temperatures Plotted Against Monthly Precipitation

    • D. 

      Physical Features Of A Place

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