Geography Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following are responsible for local, as opposed to global, climate change?

Question 2 2. Who is considered the Father of Geography?

Question 3 3. What denotes how far east or west a point is on the globe relative to the prime meridian?

Question 4 4. A topographical map focuses on:

Question 5 5. Which type of projection projects points from a globe onto a piece of paper that touches the globe at a single point?

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Question 6 6. If an area is sparsely populated it has

Question 7 7. Which map projection creates parallel lines of latitude and longitude?

Question 8 8. Pennsylvania is in what time zone?

Question 9 9. What is the greenhouse effect?

Question 10 10. A mole burrowing through the soil is an example of

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Question 11 11. Why did the Egyptian civilization develop along the Nile River?

Question 12 12. Weathering can be caused by

Question 13 13. If you're going to Miami for spring break, which type of map will help you figure out what to pack?

Question 14 14. What are the two main branches of geography?

Question 15 15. Why would Mumbai be classified as a megacity?

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Question 16 16. Who is credited with first conceiving the idea of Daylight Saving Time?

Question 17 17. If you need to know the capital of Brazil, which type of map should you turn to?

Question 18 18. What does eccentricity refer to?

Question 19 19. Topography is

Question 20 20. Increased atmospheric turbidity leads to what?

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Question 21 21. Which of these projections makes it possible to label exact points on the globe making it excellent for navigation?

Question 22 22. What is defined as a set of numbers that specify a location on the globe?

Question 23 23. Which of these is NOT a main factor in population distribution?

Question 24 24. If you hate having neighbors which type of map can help you figure out the best place to live?

Question 25 25. Which of the following is an example of chemical weathering?

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Question 26 26. Which of these would NOT be studied under cultural geography?

Question 27 27. A map maker is also referred to as a

Question 28 28. Which river is associated with the Cradle of Civilization?

Question 29 29. Erosion and deposition can create all of the following landforms except

Question 30 30. Which of the following is an example of urbanization?

Geography Chapter Exam Instructions

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