Study For Map And Geography Basics Test

39 Questions | Total Attempts: 53

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Geography Quizzes & Trivia

Studying for world cutures and geography


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Type of map when landforms are shown
  • 2. 
    Activity that goes on in a location (can be physical)
    • A. 

      Theme of Movement

    • B. 

      Theme of Region

    • C. 

      Theme of Interaction

    • D. 

      Theme of Place

    • E. 

      Theme of Location

  • 3. 
    At 0 degrees longitude. goes through Greenwich, England.
  • 4. 
    At 0 degrees longitude, divides the earth in half
  • 5. 
    Located at 90 degrees north, all lines of longitude meet there
  • 6. 
    Used to help find a location(long&lat or address) crossed lines placed on a map to find locations or landmarks from a chart
    • A. 

      Maps

    • B. 

      Lines

    • C. 

      Grids

  • 7. 
    The comparison between map size and actual size
  • 8. 
    Everything moves [people] interact by moving
    • A. 

      Theme of movement

    • B. 

      Theme of Region

    • C. 

      Theme of interaction

    • D. 

      Theme of Place

    • E. 

      Theme of Location

  • 9. 
    The natural resources that are available to you in a given location
  • 10. 
    Located at 23.5 degrees north or south. represent the furthest tilt during the year
    • A. 

      Tropic of cancer

    • B. 

      Equator

    • C. 

      Prime meridian

    • D. 

      Tropic of capricorn

  • 11. 
    One of the 7 largest bodies of land on Earth
  • 12. 
    Region recognized by landmarks
  • 13. 
    Piece of land surrounded by water on 3 sides
  • 14. 
    Region defined by a similar  interests
  • 15. 
    Dividing earth equal halves. there's a northern, southern, eastern, and western one. 
  • 16. 
    A spot on the earth
    • A. 

      Theme of Movement

    • B. 

      Theme of Region

    • C. 

      Theme of Interaction

    • D. 

      Theme of Place

    • E. 

      Theme of Location

  • 17. 
    Region recognized by the government
  • 18. 
    Legally recognized boundaries on a map
  • 19. 
    The location described in relation to a landform or time. unable to prove. mental map
  • 20. 
    A group of locations
    • A. 

      Theme of Movement

    • B. 

      Theme of Region

    • C. 

      Theme of Interaction

    • D. 

      Theme of Place

    • E. 

      Theme of Location

  • 21. 
    What humans do to the environment: adapt, modify depend
    • A. 

      Theme of Movement

    • B. 

      Theme of Place

    • C. 

      Theme of Interaction

    • D. 

      Theme of Place

    • E. 

      Theme of Location

  • 22. 
    A body of water surrounded by land
  • 23. 
    The highest ridge of land seperating river basins
  • 24. 
    Over 2,000 feet, usually with steep ridges
  • 25. 
    A body of flowing water