5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- thematic layers
- environmental geography
- Azimuthal projection
- breaking point
- a individual maps of specific features that are overlaid on one another in a Geographical Information System to understand and analyze a spatial relationship.
- b the intersection between human and physical geography, which explores the spatial impacts humans have on the physical environment and vice versa.
- c pertaining to the unique facts or characteristics of a particular place.
- d the outer edge of a city's sphere of influence, used in the law of retail gravitation to describe the area of a city's hinterlands that depend on that city for its retail supply.
- e projection in which either the north or south pole is oriented at the center of the map.
5 Multiple choice questions
- observation and mathematical measurement of the earth's surface using aircraft and satellites. The sensors include both photographic images, thermal images, multispectral scanners, and radar images.
- the human-modified natural landscape specifically containing the imprint of a particular culture or society.
- a cylindrical map projection that attempts to retain the accurate sizes of all the world's landmasses.
- systematic approach to physical geography that looks at the interaction between the earth's physical systems and processes on a global scale.
- map line that connects points of equal value or very similar values.
5 True/False questions
proportional symbols map → a thematic map that uses tones or colors to represent spatial data as average values per unit area.
pattison → a territory that encompasses many places that share similar attributes (may be physical, cultural, or both) in comparison with the attributes of places elsewhere.
topological space → the amount of connectivity between places, regardless of the absolute distance separating them.
systematic geography → the realm of geography that studies the structures, processes, distributions, and change through time of the natural phenomena of the earth's surface.
situation → a map's smallest discernable unit