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Elementary Social Studies: Geography Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What's the smallest state in the U.S.?

Question 2 2. Which state looks like a Christmas stocking?

Question 3 3. Which state looks like an oven mitt?

Question 4 4. Which of the following is the northern-most state in the U.S.?

Question 5 5. What's the nation's only island state?

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Question 6 6. How can you help students experience areas of the world that are very far away from their neighborhood and community?

Question 7 7. How should you design your Geography lessons, especially those about areas of the world with which students have little experience?

Question 8 8. How can you help students relate what they are learning to things happening in the world around them?

Question 9 9. Which of the following is an element of the study of Geography?

Question 10 10. Which Geography activity will not only help students learn about areas of the world, but also help them learn important research skills?

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Question 11 11. How are Eastern Europe and West Asia similar?

Question 12 12. In terms of physical geography, where is the border between North America and South America?

Question 13 13. What major geographical feature divides the main regions of the African continent?

Question 14 14. Which two continents make up the entirety of the Western Hemisphere?

Question 15 15. What is the only continent to have never supported permanent human societies?

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Question 16 16. The term region refers to:

Question 17 17. The northern part of the United States is known for its cooler climates because of its nearness to?

Question 18 18. Settlers in the 1800s were initially attracted to the Western region because of:

Question 19 19. The Southern region of the United States is determined by which two geographic features:

Question 20 20. The term heartland is used to describe parts of the Midwestern region because:

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Question 21 21. What do we call the traditions and beliefs of a group of people?

Question 22 22. What do we call the study of how the earth interacts with the traditions of people?

Question 23 23. What do we call the study of the earth and the people in it?

Question 24 24. How does globalization affect culture?

Question 25 25. All of the following topics are studied in cultural geography, EXCEPT:

Elementary Social Studies: Geography Chapter Exam Instructions

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