Study For Map And Geography Basics Test

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Geography Quizzes & Trivia

Studying for world cutures and geography


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Type of map when land forms 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 Greenwitch, 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 turing 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 government
  • 18. 
    Legally recognized boundaries on a map
  • 19. 
    Location described in relation to a land form or time. unable to 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
  • 26. 
    A body of land surrounded by water
  • 27. 
    Location described in longitude and latitude or address
  • 28. 
    Different cultures combined 
    • A. 

      Convergence

    • B. 

      Diffusion

    • C. 

      Divergence

  • 29. 
    Control breeding of animals for human use: food, clothing, farm use, etc. 
  • 30. 
  • 31. 
    Based on experience, the way you move around a place. in mind. based on landforms or other objects. not exact
  • 32. 
    An area of land that is near sea level
  • 33. 
    Located at 90 degrees south, all lines of longitude meet there
  • 34. 
    Preventing outside cultural influence
    • A. 

      Convergence

    • B. 

      Diffusion

    • C. 

      Divergence

  • 35. 
    The spread of a culture from one place to another 
    • A. 

      Convergence

    • B. 

      Diffusion

    • C. 

      Divergence

  • 36. 
    A body of water surrounded by land on 3 sides
  • 37. 
    A region that is generally high in elevation
  • 38. 
    The saving of seeds from your best plants to plant/use in the future
  • 39.