Social Studies Exam - Chapter 2 Terminology Practice Test

69 Questions | Total Attempts: 80

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  • 1. 
    ____________________ is the day to day temperature and precipitation found anywhere in the world
  • 2. 
    ________________ is  climate located from 30 to 60 degrees latitude North or South of the equator
  • 3. 
    ___________________ are  winds that blow in a pattern
  • 4. 
    _____________ is when there is a lot of moisture in the air
  • 5. 
    __________________ is water vapour from plants.
  • 6. 
    _____________________________ is the study of the natural features of the earth.
  • 7. 
    _____________________________ is a half-sphere view of the earth creater by geographers to identify a large part of the earth.
  • 8. 
    _____________________________ is a particular land surface feature such as a mountain, hill, plateau, or plain.
  • 9. 
    _____________________________ is an elevated piece of land.
  • 10. 
    _____________________________ is water flowing by continents which either warm or cool the land ased on their temperature.
  • 11. 
    _____________________________ is an outward explosion of the earth's molten inner core caused by tectonic forces.
  • 12. 
    ___________________ is very dry, little or no precipitation
  • 13. 
    ______________________ is permanently frozen ground, about 1 meter beneath the surface
  • 14. 
    ___________________ is  water (in any form) falling to Earth
  • 15. 
     _________________ is pattern of weather in a particular place over many years
  • 16. 
     __________________ is climate located from 0 to 30 degrees latitude North or South of the equator
  • 17. 
    ______________________ is  the name of the cycle of water through land, water and air
  • 18. 
     ___________________ is the name of the cycle of water through land, water and air
  • 19. 
     ______________________ is an invisible gas created when water evaporates
  • 20. 
     __________________ are mountain slopes that face away from the prevailing wind
  • 21. 
     ________________ is when water changes into a vapor or gas 
  • 22. 
     ___________________  is climate located from 60 to 90 degrees latitude North or South of the equator
  • 23. 
     _____________________ is an area between the Tropic of Cancer and Tropic of Capricorn
  • 24. 
     ______________________ are mountain slopes that face the prevailing winds
  • 25. 
    ________________________ are a large body of air covering a large distance.
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