Physical Geography: The Global Environment, Canadian Edition - Unit 01

Instructions: For each question, click on the radio button beside your answer. When you have completed the entire quiz, click the Submit my answers button at the bottom of the page to receive your results.

Question 1:


a) Aristotle
b) von Humboldt
c) Eratosthenes
d) Davis
e) Geographicus

Question 2:


a) cultural geography
b) physical geography
c) historical geography
d) economic geography
e) urban geography

Question 3:


a) geomorphology
b) ecology
c) phytogeography
d) zoogeography
e) plant geography

Question 4:


a) marine geography
b) phytogeography
c) climatology
d) geomorphology
e) soil geography

Question 5:


a) hydrology
b) pedology
c) geology
d) ecology
e) meteorology

Question 6:


a) a completely self contained system
b) one that allows energy and matter to cross its boundaries
c) a system that contains more than two subsystems
d) one in which negative feedback occurs
e) a city

Question 7:


a) vegetation
b) animals
c) wildlife
d) soils
e) zoogeography

Question 8:


a) True
b) False

Question 9:


a) True
b) False

Question 10:


a) True
b) False

Question 11:


a) True
b) False

Question 12:


a) True
b) False

Question 13:


a) True
b) False

Question 14:


a) zoology
b) zoogeography
c) conservation
d) pedology
e) phytology

Question 15:


a) phytogeography
b) plant science
c) pedology
d) sustainable development
e) zoogeography

Question 16:


a) biogeography
b) zoogeography
c) pedology
d) phytogeography
e) photosynthesis

Question 17:


a) Amazon
b) Mississippi
c) Tennessee
d) Thames
e) Tigris

Question 18:


a) Jean Chretien
b) Paul Martin
c) R.B. Bennett
d) Mackenzie King
e) Kim Campbell

Question 19:


a) True
b) False

Question 20:


a) True
b) False

Question 21:


a) True
b) False

Question 22:


a) True
b) False

Question 23:


a) True
b) False

Question 24:


a) True
b) False