Map Reading Lesson Plans Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What order of steps should you take to find a location on a world map?

Question 2 2. Which of the following is not true about contour lines?

Question 3 3. What is an atlas?

Question 4 4. What direction would I go if I were traveling from Colombia to Venezuela?

Question 5 5. If you're going to Miami for spring break, which type of map will help you figure out what to pack?

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Question 6 6. What types of objects should you avoid when using a compass?

Question 7 7.

Which of the following is an example of an intermediate direction?

I. Southwest

II. South

III. Northwest

Question 8 8. In terms of physical geography, where is the border between North America and South America?

Question 9 9. What are the four cardinal directions?

Question 10 10. How many continents do most people consider the Earth to have?

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Question 11 11.

Use the contour map below to answer the following question.

Which of the following colored dots is near the top of a mountain or hill on this map?

Question 12 12. What is the job of the map key in an atlas?

Question 13 13. Most of Chile is what direction from Argentina?

Question 14 14. If you need to know the capital of Brazil, which type of map should you turn to?

Question 15 15. What creates the geomagnetic field?

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Question 16 16. Which of the following is NOT a cardinal direction?

Question 17 17. Which two continents make up the entirety of the Western Hemisphere?

Question 18 18. How does a map show you the relationship between distance on the map and distance in real life?

Question 19 19. What is a state or county?

Question 20 20. Which of the following maps would show the elevation of the land, the types of rocks and the ages of those rocks all on the same map?

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Question 21 21. If you had an atlas of the United States and wanted to find out how many states the Mississippi River went through, where would be the best place to look for that information?

Question 22 22. What direction would I go from Syria to Iraq?

Question 23 23. If you hate having neighbors which type of map can help you figure out the best place to live?

Question 24 24. What does it mean to 'put the red in the shed?'

Question 25 25. What is the proper way to read, in order, the cardinal directions on a compass?

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Question 26 26. How are Eastern Europe and West Asia similar?

Question 27 27. Which of the following is NOT true regarding inset maps?

Question 28 28. What is a country?

Question 29 29. Which of the following best describes a Topographic Map?

Question 30 30. What is NOT part of a map key in an atlas?

Map Reading Lesson Plans Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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