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  • 1. REVISION FOR YEAR 9 EXAM ST IVO SCHOOL GEOGRAPHY DEPARTMENT Plate Tectonics Volcanoes Rainforests Deserts Development Photos Courtesy ofwww.geographyphotos.com& R Chambers

2. INSTRUCTIONS

  • There are 45 questions for you to have a go at as you work through the slides, write down the number of the question and your answer.
  • At the end of the 50 questions there are slides with the correct answers on for you to check your answers GOOD LUCK!

3. Question 1. Which of the following is an example of a volcanic eruption?

  • Mt Pinatubo 1991
  • San Francisco 1989
  • Kobe 1995
  • Tokyo - 1919

4. Question 2. Mt Pinatubo occurred at a..

  • destructive boundary
  • constructive boundary
  • collision boundary
  • conservative boundary

5. Question 3. Re-arrange the following to give the correct order explaining the eruption of a volcano

  • friction between plates and heat from the earth causes melting of the oceanic plate
  • two plates move towards each other
  • subduction of the lighter oceanic plate occurs
  • molten magma rises and erupts

6. Question 4. What type of relationship is shown here?

  • positive
  • negative
  • random

7. Question 5. The San Andreas fault is an example of a..

  • destructive boundary
  • constructive boundary
  • conservative boundary
  • collision boundary

8. Question 6. A collision boundary is..

  • where two plates move side by side
  • where two plates move together
  • where two plates move away from each other.

9. Question 7. A collision boundary is where

  • an oceanic and a continental plate meet
  • two continental plates meet
  • two oceanic plates meet
  • two plates move away from each other

10. Question 8. At this boundary two plate move apart from each other

  • collision boundary
  • constructive boundary
  • destructive boundary
  • conservative boundary

11. Question 9. In the relationship shown what happens to the y value as the x value increases?

  • it decreases
  • it increases
  • it stays the same

12.

  • Question 10.
  • Look at the following data:
  • Life Expectancy 77
  • Adult Literacy - 99
  • GNP - $25,500
  • Is this data characteristic of an MEDC or LEDC?
  • MEDC
  • LEDC

13. Question 11. The Himalayas have formed at a

  • collision boundary
  • destructive boundary
  • conservative boundary

14. Question 12. Which of the following areas does not have a desert climate?

  • The Gobi
  • The Amazon
  • The Kalahari
  • Sahara

15. Question 13. Which of these best explains why Kenya is warmer than Britain?

  • latitude
  • prevailing wind
  • distance from the sea

16. Question 14. Plants in the deserts may store water in bulbs on their roots true or false?

  • true
  • false

17. Question 15. What do we call the number of babies born per 1000 per year?

  • Death Rate
  • Life Expectancy
  • Birth Rate
  • Migration

18. Question 16. What is the predicted relationship between % access to safe water and death rates?

  • a positive relationship
  • a negative relationship

19. Question 17. At this boundary two plates of continental crust meet

  • collision boundary
  • constructive boundary
  • conservative boundary
  • destructive boundary

20. Question 18. The average number of years a person is expected to live for is known as..

  • Infant mortality
  • life expectancy
  • literacy rate
  • birth rate

21. Question 19. Here an oceanic and continental plate move together..

  • destructive Boundary
  • constructive boundary
  • conservative boundary
  • collision boundary

22. Question 20. What type of relationship is shown here?

  • positive
  • negative
  • random

23. Question 21. What is the predicted relationship between GNP and % access to safe water?

  • a positive relationship
  • a negative relationship

24. Question 22. The cutting down of trees is known as

  • deforestation
  • removal
  • evapotranspiration
  • leaching

25. Question 23. What is the predicted relationship between GNP and adult literacy?

  • a positive relationship
  • a negative relationship

26. Question 24. If deforestation continues there will be less CO 2in the atmosphere. True or False?

  • true
  • false

27. Question 25. Which of the following is not an adaptation of rainforest plants?

  • drip tips
  • buttress roots
  • ability to store lots of water
  • large leaves to collect sunlight

28. Question 26. Which of these best explains the high levels of rainfall in the Lake District?

  • relief
  • latitude
  • prevailing winds
  • distance from the sea

29. Question 27. A northerly wind is likely to bring

  • cooler weather
  • warmer weather

30. Question 28. What is the highest temperature shown on the graph?

  • 27 o C
  • 255 o C
  • 25 o C
  • 27mm

Source: http://www.scalloway.org.uk/clim2maze.htm 31. Question 29. The outer layer of the earth is called the..

  • crust
  • mantle
  • core

32. Question 30. This process occurs where two plates meet together..

  • precipitation
  • subduction
  • transpiration
  • divergence

33. Question 31. Which of the following is a measure of the % of people that are able to read and write?

  • Literacy Rate
  • Death Rate
  • Calorie intake

34. Question 32. The start of a river is called the

  • Source
  • Tributary
  • Confluence
  • Mouth

35. Question 33. Which of the following best describes an equatorial climate?

  • hot and wet
  • cold and wet
  • cold and dry
  • hot and dry

36. Question 34. Soil erosion will increase as a result of deforestation true or false?

  • true
  • false

37. Question 35.Temperatures are warmer closer to the equator

  • true
  • false

38. Question 36. Which type of rainfall is experienced most in the tropical rainforest?

  • convectional rainfall
  • relief rainfall
  • frontal rainfall

39.

  • positive
  • negative
  • random

Question 37. What type of relationship is shown here? 40. Question 38. Which of the following explains why the west coast of the UK is warmer in winter?

  • ocean currents
  • latitude
  • relief

41. Question 39. Which of these best describe the following climate?

  • equatorial
  • desert
  • mediterranean
  • temperate

42. Question 40. Would places closer to the sea be warmer or cooler than those inland in the winter?

  • warmer
  • cooler

43. Question 41. Which of these do not describe desert plants?

  • fleshy stems
  • lianas growing up other trees
  • spiky leaves
  • thick and waxy skin

44. Question 42. Which of the following isNOT an adaptation of a camel?

  • leathery mouths
  • no eyelashes
  • long legs
  • thin fur on stomach

Source of Photo (used here for educational use only) http://uregina.ca/~sauchyn/geog323/152.jpg 45. Question 43. Which of the following is not a cause of deforestation?

  • logging
  • mining
  • fishing
  • cattle ranching

46. Question 44. Which of the following will increase as a result of deforestation?

  • leaching
  • evaporation
  • precipitation
  • interception

47. Question 45. In which of these layers would you find the highest trees?

  • emergents
  • canopy
  • under canopy