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What lines are parallel and never meet?

Lines of Latitude

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Zero degrees longitude is known as .....?

The prime meridian

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What is the International Date Line?

Where a day starts. It can be Monday on one side and Sunday on the other side.

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What does a cartographer do?

Makes maps.

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What does magnitude refer to?

The strength of an earthquake

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What is weathering?

Material starts to wear away or break off.

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If it is 5:00 pm in the Central time zone, what time is it in the Mountain time zone?

It is 4:00 pm.
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What is erosion?

Land moves from one place to another.
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If it is 9:00 am in the Pacific time zone, what time is it in the Central time zone?

It is 11:00 am.

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An earthquake takes place along a .....?

fault

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What is the imaginary line that divides the earth into the Northern and Southern Hemisphere?

Equator

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Earth has how many time zones?

24 time zones

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If it's 3:00 pm in the Eastern time zone, what time is it in the Pacific time zone?

It is 12:00 pm.

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What is the distance north or south of the equator called?

Latitude

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What does it mean to migrate?

To move from one place to another and live there.

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The map projection that helped sailors find their location.

What is Mercator projection

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How farmers have adapted to mountainous areas is called....?

Terraces

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Why would people leave their homes and migrate to other countries?

A famine or food shortage.

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How do rivers change the land?

Sediment is carried downstream and it builds up over time.

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If it's 6:00 pm in the Mountain time zone, what time is it in the Eastern time zone.

It is 8:00 pm 

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Why do cartographers make different types of maps?

Maps are used in different ways and have different strengths.

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Why did so many people leave Ireland in the 1800's?

There was a food shortage and a lot of people died.

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What is an example of a renewable energy source?

Hydroelectric, Wind, Solar power

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If it is 4:00 pm in the Mountain time zone, what time is it in the Pacific, Central, and Eastern time zones?

It is 3:00 pm, 5:00 pm, 6:00 pm.

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Why do people build near a river?

water crops, drinking water, travel, shipping goods, hydroelectric power.

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