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Holt McDougal Introduction to Geography Chapter 1: A Geographer's World Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1.

A scientist collected rocks from different areas of the Grand Canyon on a recent visit. She took those rocks back to the lab and began to study them for clues about the Earth when the Grand Canyon was formed.

Which subdivision of geology is this an experiment of?

Question 2 2. What is defined as the study of Earth's landscapes, peoples, places, and environments?

Question 3 3. What do we call the traditions and beliefs of a group of people?

Question 4 4. Which of the following is an example of economic geology?

Question 5 5. Which of the following is one of the five themes of geography, that involves classifying parts of the world with names and labels?

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Question 6 6. Who is considered the Father of Geography?

Question 7 7. All of the following topics are studied in cultural geography, EXCEPT:

Question 8 8. What is the appropriate definition of geology?

Question 9 9. How does GPS (Global Positioning System) work?

Question 10 10. Environmental geology is the study of the interaction between humans and the geological environment. Why is this branch of geology important to mankind?

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Question 11 11. What type of information can be found on a map?

Question 12 12. Which of the following is one of the five themes of geography, that involves providing references to describe where on the Earth a thing being studied is?

Question 13 13. Which of these would NOT be studied under cultural geography?

Question 14 14. How does globalization affect culture?

Question 15 15. Which of these would a geographer usually not study?

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Question 16 16. What do we call the study of the earth and the people in it?

Question 17 17. What is geography?

Question 18 18. What are the two main branches of geography?

Question 19 19. Which of the following is one of the five themes of geography, that involves looking at how the environment and humans affect each other?

Question 20 20. How are GPS and GIS related?

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Question 21 21. Which of the following is NOT one of the three main subdivisions of geology?

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 how people interact with the environment?

Question 24 24. Jerry has been hired to draw the maps of hiking trails, camping sites and scenic areas for the state parks system. What is Jerry's profession?

Question 25 25. Which of the following is one of the five themes of geography, that involves a description of the physical and human characteristics of the location being studied?

Holt McDougal Introduction to Geography Chapter 1: A Geographer's World Chapter Exam Instructions

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