Test Your Knowledge About the Unit 1 Chapter

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1. In an observer measures an angle of 50 degrees to Polaris (North Star), what is the observers latitude?

40 degrees

10 degrees

50 degrees

30 degrees

2. In which layer of the Earth's atomosphere is all of the water vapor in?

stratosphere

mesosphere

hydrosphere

troposphere

3. In which layer of the Earth's atmosphere is all of the Ozone gas located in?

stratosphere

mesosphere

hydrosphere

tropsphere

4. A student knows the solar time in Greenwich, England to be noon time. If Somers, NY is approximately 75 degrees West longitude. What time of day would it be in Somers, NY?

5PM

5AM

7AM

7PM

5. A student observes that the isolines on a topographic map make a V-shape pointing towards the Northeast. What inference can be determined from this observation?

The stream is running towards the Southwest.

The stream is running towards the Northeast.

The stream is running towards the Southeast.

The stream is running towards the Northwest.