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5 Matching questions

  1. Places near the poles are said to be in _____ latitudes.
  2. The distortion caused by the transfer of three-dimensional space on Earth's surface to the two dimensions of a flat map.
  3. See Latitude.
  4. In geographic analysis of a given locale, the nature of place identity becomes a means of understanding people's response to that particular place. Determination of the environmental and cultural characteristics that are most frequently associated with a certain place helps to establish that sense of place for a given location.
  5. A political unit over which an established government maintains sovereign control.
  1. a prime meridian
  2. b state
  3. c projection
  4. d place identity
  5. e high

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. absolute (mathematical) location
  2. climatology
  3. Direction
  4. Meridians
  5. nation

5 True/False questions

  1. The Tropic of Capricorn is at ____° __23.5, S


  2. The scientific analysis of the landforms of the earth; sometimes called physiography.The West


  3. What makes Geography different from the other sciences?Conical, thematic, azimuthal


  4. What are the principal reference lines for lines of latitude?Equator, tropic of cancer, tropic of Capricorn, arctic circle, Antarctic circle


  5. What is the classical definition of Geography?nodal region