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Fundamental Geography Concepts Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. If a country has a large amount of children born, but most do not live past 5, the population pyramid would be described as:

Question 2 2. Which of the following essential elements of geography includes the study of how humans directly affect the natural geography of the world?

Question 3 3. What type of information can be found on a map?

Question 4 4. Which of the following is NOT related to global climate change?

Question 5 5. If a map had two cities on it that were one inch apart from each other on the map but in reality were separated by 50,000 inches of straight road, what would that scale ratio look like?

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Question 6 6. What is the single greatest threat to biodiversity?

Question 7 7. If you're going to Miami for spring break, which type of map will help you figure out what to pack?

Question 8 8. What are the goals of agriculture?

Question 9 9. A topographical map focuses on:

Question 10 10. Which of the following is true about a geologic map key?

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Question 11 11. What is geography?

Question 12 12. The first (capitalized) letter for a geologic unit indicates

Question 13 13. When using a scale map (specifically the ratio), what does the first number refer to?

Question 14 14. In the United States, which group is causing bubble on the population pyramid?

Question 15 15. What are physical characteristics?

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Question 16 16. If a contact line is dotted, this tells us that:

Question 17 17. Which of the following essential elements of geography includes understanding absolute and relative location?

Question 18 18. Population pyramids are often split by location, _____, and decade.

Question 19 19. On a geologic map, a very thick line will indicate a ___, while a very thin line will indicate a ___.

Question 20 20. Which of the following is the largest city in the United States?

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Question 21 21. Which of the following best describes the term scale map ?

Question 22 22. Which of these were forms of irrigation developed by ancient people?

Question 23 23. Why is deforestation harmful to biodiversity?

Question 24 24. What do the colors on a geologic map represent?

Question 25 25. Which of the following essential elements of geography includes the study of glaciers and how they carve out the landscape?

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Question 26 26. When did humans stop altering their environments?

Question 27 27. What is overharvesting?

Question 28 28. What was one of the first major ways that people altered their environments?

Question 29 29. Which of the following cities is an example of a city founded along the banks of a river?

Question 30 30. Which of the following is a true statement about scale maps?

Fundamental Geography Concepts Chapter Exam Instructions

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