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Physical Geography: The Global Environment, Second Edition - Unit 4

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) moons
b) planets
c) asteroids
d) meteroids
e) satellites

Question 2:


a) density
b) gravity
c) weight
d) magnetism
e) polarity

Question 3:


a) galaxy
b) universe
c) local group
d) local supercluster
e) supernova

Question 4:


a) Jupiter
b) Mercury
c) Pluto
d) Earth
e) Venus

Question 5:


a) sunspots
b) sun streaks
c) solar holes
d) quasars
e) black holes

Question 6:


a) Mercury
b) Venus
c) Earth
d) Mars
e) Jupiter

Question 7:


a) Saturn
b) Jupiter
c) Uranus
d) Neptune
e) Pluto

Question 8:


a) 23 degrees
b) 66 degrees
c) 90 degrees
d) 180 degrees
e) 360 degrees

Question 9:


a) elliptical
b) octagonal
c) circular
d) rectangular
e) easterly

Question 10:


a) perihelion
b) North Pole
c) ecliptic
d) horizon
e) zenith

Question 11:


a) 21 March–22 June
b) 23 April–22 June
c) 21 March–22 May
d) 15 March–22 June
e) 31 April–31 June

Question 12:


a) 22 December
b) 23 September
c) 22 June
d) 21 March
e) None of the above.

Question 13:


a) perihelion
b) aphelion
c) isohelion
d) winter
e) autumn

Question 14:


a) Tropic of Cancer
b) Equator
c) Antarctic Circle
d) Tropic of Capricorn
e) South Pole

Question 15:


a) Alpha rays
b) Microwaves
c) Radio waves
d) Cosmic rays
e) Ultraviolet radiation

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