Latitude and Longitude wscs
 1. The globe is divided into segments calledA) latitudeB) degreesC) longitudeD) measurementsE) minutes2. Hemisphere meansA) half of a sphereB) one quarter of the worldC) halfD) easternE) northern3. lines of longitude are also calledA) meridiansB) parallelsC) 180 degreesD) 90 degreesE) verticals4. Lines of latitude are also calledA) 90 degreesB) 180 degreesC) parallelsD) verticalsE) meridians5. zero degrees latitude is theA) equatorB) eastern hemisphereC) northern hemisphereD) international date lineE) prime meridian6. In 1884, it was agreed that the Prime Meridian would run through the Royal Naval Observatory in which city?A) AugustaB) GreenwhichC) ParisD) LondonE) New York7. How many degrees of Latitude are there from the equator to the North Pole?A) 360 degreesB) 180 degreesC) 0 degreesD) 270 degreesE) 90 degrees8. How many degrees are there in the Western Hemisphere?A) 90 degreesB) 180 degreesC) 270 degreesD) 360 degreesE) 0 degrees9. The climate zone that is the hottest on the earth is locatedA) near the south poleB) in FloridaC) the Indian OceanD) near the equatorE) near the international date line10. The direction of latitude lines run ___A) east and westB) north and south11. Lines of longitude run in what direction?A) east and westB) North and south12. You measure latitude by finding the number of degrees ---A) north or south of the equatorB) east or west of the prime meridian13. Longitude is measured by finding the number of degreesA) east or west from the Prime MeridianB) North or south of the equator14. Fining the absolute location of a place means youA) determined the hemisphere it is inB) given directionsC) have found it's latitude and longitude coordinatesD) found it on a mapE) used cardinal directions describe where it is.15. Geography meansA) earth graphB) earth writingC) world map16. Name of pillar of geography that uses latitude and longitudeA) placeB) LocationC) movementD) interaction17. Lines of latitude never meet becauseA) they are spaced far enough apartB) they have different numbersC) they run parallel to each otherD) there would be an earthquake18. Lines of longitude meetA) at the equatorB) at the tropic of CapricornC) at the polesD) at the tropic of cancer19. Longitude is measured before LatitudeA) FalseB) True20. Longitude lines are used to determine a places climateA) FalseB) True
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