7 Written Questions
6 Multiple Choice Questions
- N, S, E, W
- divides the the workd into eastern and western hemispheres. The longitude of the prime meridian is 0 degrees and 180 degrees W or 180 degrees E
- a bowl shaped landform that is lower than the surrounding land
- a map that shows just one kind of information, such as rainfall or elevation
- imaginary lines around the globe that run between the North and South Poles, also called meridians
- meridians are not parallel to eachother. All meridians meet at the north pole and the south pole.
6 True/False Questions
plateau → a high, flat landform that rises steeply from the land around it
Esamples of symbols → imaginary lines around the globe that run east and west; also called parallels. Tells us how far north or south the equator a place is. It divides earth into two halves - northern hemishpere and southern hemisphere
Mississippi River → runs through the central plains to the gulf of Mexico. It's the longest river in the U.S.
Equator → a high, flat landform that rises steeply from the land around it
Compass rose → an explanation of what the symbols on a map stand for
Lines of latitude → imaginary lines around the globe that run between the North and South Poles, also called meridians