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Virginia SOL - World Geography: Political Geography Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following is incorrect?

Question 2 2. Setting political boundaries is often referred to as what?

Question 3 3. Which type of boundary runs along differences in ethnicity?

Question 4 4. Which type of boundary is an officially drawn dividing line between nations, states, cities, et cetera?

Question 5 5. What is the best explanation of a State?

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Question 6 6. Which of the following is NOT an example of a cultural boundary?

Question 7 7. Which type of boundary is a naturally occurring divide between two areas?

Question 8 8. What do we call the process of revising the geographic boundaries in which people elect their representatives?

Question 9 9. Which of the following is NOT a physical boundary?

Question 10 10. Which of the following would be the BEST example of gerrymandering?

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Question 11 11. What do we call the manipulation of political boundaries to favor one party or class?

Question 12 12. What's the best explanation of nation?

Question 13 13. What do you call a group of people that have authority over a political unit at a particular point in time?

Question 14 14. Which of the following is incorrect?

Question 15 15. What do we call a body of voters in a specified area who elect a representative to a legislative body?

Virginia SOL - World Geography: Political Geography Chapter Exam Instructions

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