Maps
5 Themes
True or False
Definitions
Mix Bag
100

Name the two types of location

Absolute and relative

100
This theme of geography explains what an area is like
Place
100

Tectonic plates never move

False

100

Countries with less productive economies.

 

developing country

100

Which of the following would a human geographer study? *

a) soil and plants

b) maps and globes

c) weather and climate

d) culture and governments

d) culture and governments

200

This line runs through Greenwich, England, and is at 0 degrees longitude

The Prime Meridian 

200
Engadine is South of Newberry, and West of Naubinway. This is an example of what theme of geography.
Location
200

 Longitude lines runs horizontally across a map

False

200

 The study of the earths ocean's and landmasses

physical geography

200

Which of the following is a renewable resource:

a) natural gas

b) gold

c) trees

d) diamonds

c) trees

300

This line runs through the center of the world and its coordinates are 0 degrees latitude.

The equator 

300
Areas with similar characteristics are grouped into these
Regions
300

 Landforms include islands and mountains

True

300

The study of people, communities and culture

Human geography

300

Which type of geographer would most likely study a tribe from Africa? 

a) meteorologist

b) hydrologist

c) physical geographer

d) human geographer 


d) human geographer 

400
These lines run East to West on a globe or map
Latitude
400
The study of people and goods traveling from place to place is studying this theme
Movement
400

Human geographers study culture, food, and religion


True

400

A set of ideas, beliefs, and values that a people share

culture

400

The circulation of water from the Earth’s surface to the atmosphere and back is: 

a) precipitation

b) surface water

c) the water cycle

d) evaporation 

c) the water cycle

500

These lines run North to South on a glove or map

Longitude 

500
Building bridges, buildings, pyramids, or ditches are examples of what?
Human Environment Interaction
500

As the sun heats water from the earth’s surface, evaporation happens.

True

500

A form of government in which people elect leaders

democracy

500

 What percentage of the Earth’s water is salt water?

97%

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