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Which of these is correct?
a) Mississippi is larger than Mexico
b) Alaska borders two foreign countries
c) Oregon is smaller than Montana
d) Kansas is south of Oklahoma

Which of these is correct?
a) NE is directly opposite SW on the Compass Rose of a map.
b) SE is directly opposite NE on the Compass Rose of a map
c) NW is directly opposite SW on the Compass Rose of a map
d) SW is directly opposite of SE on the Compass Rose of a Map

Which of these is correct?
a) Los Angeles is north of San Diego
b) Seattle is on the East Coast
c) Boston is south of New York
d) St. louis is east of Detriot

Where is the Eiffel Tower located?
a) Giza, Egypt
b) Paris, France
c) northern China
d) New York City

Where is the Taj Mahal located?
a) Russia
b) Itlay
c) Greece
d) India

Which of the following is a spherical model of hte Earth?
a) Map
b) Atlas
c) Globe
d) Projection

In which hemispheres is the United States located?
a) Southern and Eastern
b) Northern and Western
c) Northern and Eastern
d) Southern and Wesern

What map projection has fairly accurate shapes in the center but increasing distortion toward the edges?
a) Winkel Triple Projections
b) Robinson Projection
c) Goode's Interrupted Projection
d) Mercator Projection

North, South, East and West are what types of directions?
a) Absolute
b) Relative
c) Intermediate
d) Cardinal

What percentage does the whole circle in a circle graph represent?
a) 0%
b) 50%
c) 100%
d) Whatever percent is being used

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