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Physical Geography: The Global Environment, Second Edition - Unit 16

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) BW
b) BS
c) B
d) Bw
e) Bf

Question 2:


a) 60
b) 10
c) 45
d) 75
e) 25

Question 3:


a) moderate temperatures
b) severe cold
c) no precipitation
d) mountain peaks
e) enormous rainfall totals

Question 4:


a) 30 degrees latitude
b) 66 degrees latitude
c) 23 degrees latitude
d) 80 degrees latitude
e) 66 degrees longitude

Question 5:


a) uniform elevation
b) varying elevation
c) no use in climatology
d) Eurasia’s shape
e) greatly varied relief

Question 6:


a) moisture
b) vegetation
c) pressure
d) precipitation
e) plant species

Question 7:


a) plants
b) animals
c) rocks
d) water
e) soil

Question 8:


a) topography
b) pressure
c) adiabatic activity
d) prevailing winds
e) temperature

Question 9:


a) desert
b) tropical rainforest
c) tundra
d) polar desert
e) boreal forest

Question 10:


a) 0°–25°N
b) 25°–50°S
c) 50°–70°S
d) 50°–70°N
e) 25°–50°N

Question 11:


a) A
b) B
c) C
d) D
e) E
f) H

Question 12:


a) A
b) B
c) C
d) D
e) E
f) H

Question 13:


a) A
b) B
c) C
d) D
e) E
f) H

Question 14:


a) f
b) m
c) a
d) w
e) s

Question 15:


a) a
b) b
c) c
d) d
e) e

Question 16:


a) True
b) False

Question 17:


a) True
b) False

Question 18:


a) True
b) False

Question 19:


a) True
b) False

Question 20:


a) True
b) False

Question 21:


a) True
b) False