The Ultimate Easy Geography Trivia

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The Ultimate Easy Geography Trivia

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The geography term "isodemographic map" is best defined as?
    • A. 

      Collection Of Things That Forms A Whole

    • B. 

      Map Which Is Drawn To A Size Representative Of The Size Of The Population

    • C. 

      Physical Features Of A Place

    • D. 

      Science And Art Of Making Maps And Charts

  • 2. 
    What is a land-use map?
    • A. 

      A Map That Shows How Land Is Used

    • B. 

      A Key To Map Symbols

    • C. 

      A Map Showing Islands At Sea

    • D. 

      A Population Map

  • 3. 
    What is a "Mercator projection"?
    • A. 

      Maximum Height Reached By A Rising Tide

    • B. 

      Imaginary Circle Around The Earth Halfway Between The North Pole And The South Pole

    • C. 

      Represents Land Masses In Their Correct Shapes But Distorts Their Areas

    • D. 

      Point On The Ground Used As A Base For Additional Survey Work

  • 4. 
    The geography term "system" is best defined as?
    • A. 

      Earth's Surface Is Projected On To A Flat Piece Of Paper

    • B. 

      Angular Compass Direction Expressed In Degrees

    • C. 

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

    • D. 

      Collection Of Things That Forms A Whole

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

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

    • B. 

      Indicator Of Slope

    • C. 

      Shows The Number Of Times That The Vertical Scale Is Greater Than The Horizontal Scale

    • D. 

      Shows A Particular Topic Or Theme

  • 6. 
    The geography term "topographic profile" is best defined as?
    • A. 

      Outline Of The Landscape Which Is Seen From The Side

    • B. 

      Arrows Which Are Drawn On A Map To Show The Movement

    • C. 

      Runs From Pole To Pole

    • D. 

      Graph Which Relates Two Variables By Means Of Plotted Points

  • 7. 
    How is the geography term "trend line" best defined?
    • A. 

      Joins Points Of Equal Temperature

    • B. 

      Arrows Which Are Drawn On A Map To Show The Movement

    • C. 

      Special-Purpose Map Designed For Navigation Or To Present Specific Data

    • D. 

      Shows The General Relationship Between Two Variables Being Graphed

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

      Indicator Of Slope

    • B. 

      Shows The Number Of Times That The Vertical Scale Is Greater Than The Horizontal Scale

    • C. 

      Graph Which Relates Two Variables By Means Of Plotted Points

    • D. 

      Horizontal Direction Reckoned Clockwise From The Meridian Plane

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

      0 Degree Line Of Longitude

    • B. 

      Horizontal Direction Reckoned Clockwise From The Meridian Plane

    • C. 

      Science Of Measuring Water Depths

    • D. 

      Bound Collection Of Maps

  • 10. 
    The geography term "chart" is best defined as?
    • A. 

      Arrows Which Are Drawn On A Map To Show The Movement

    • B. 

      Special-Purpose Map Designed For Navigation Or To Present Specific Data

    • C. 

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

    • D. 

      Instrument For Determining Direction

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

      An Arm Of The Sea At A River Mouth

    • B. 

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

    • C. 

      Color-Coded To Show How Land Is Being Used

    • D. 

      Natural Processes That Remove Material From Any Part Of The Earth's Surface

  • 12. 
    The geography term "degree" is best defined as?
    • A. 

      Process In Which Geographic Information Is Collected

    • B. 

      0 Degree Line Of Longitude

    • C. 

      Represents The Surface Features Of A Place Or Region

    • D. 

      Circle Is Divided Into 360 Degrees

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

      Bound Collection Of Maps

    • B. 

      Study In Which Pictures And Data About The Earth Are Obtained From Aircraft Or Spacecraft

    • C. 

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

    • D. 

      Series Of Lines Which Are Drawn On A Map

  • 14. 
    Which best describes Ayers Rock?
    • A. 

      Covers More Than Two Million Acres

    • B. 

      World's Largest Monolith, In A Park Owned By The Local Aboriginals

    • C. 

      US's Busiest National Park, Drawing Some Ten Million Visitors A Year

    • D. 

      50.7 Miles Long And 300 Feet Wide

  • 15. 
    Which best describes Disneyland?
    • A. 

      843 Acres In The Center Of The City

    • B. 

      The Original Home Of Mickey Mouse

    • C. 

      Only Wall Left Of King Herold's Temple

    • D. 

      Carved By Sculptor Gutzon Borglum

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