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Tools Used in Geography Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What denotes how far north or south a point is on the globe relative to the equator?

Question 2 2. What denotes how far east or west a point is on the globe relative to the prime meridian?

Question 3 3. New Guinea and New Zealand are located in which region?

Question 4 4. Which of the following regions are wholly located in the Western Hemisphere?

Question 5 5. How are GPS and GIS related?

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Question 6 6. 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 7 7. The prime meridian passes through

Question 8 8. Which of the following is NOT a characteristic that geographers look at when analyzing remote sensing images?

Question 9 9. What type of information can be found on a map?

Question 10 10. What is passive sensing?

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Question 11 11. Which region contains Russia, China, Japan, and other countries?

Question 12 12. Which of the following data can NOT currently be collected using remote sensing?

Question 13 13. Which region is south of Europe and is believed to be the location of the first humans?

Question 14 14. How does GPS (Global Positioning System) work?

Question 15 15. What do we call the study of the earth and how people interact with the environment?

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Question 16 16. What is remote sensing?

Question 17 17. What is defined as a set of numbers that specify a location on the globe?

Question 18 18. Which region is north of Africa and has played a vital role in modern history?

Question 19 19. What denotes height above or below sea level?

Question 20 20. What is active sensing?

Tools Used in Geography 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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