Geography MCQs

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Geography Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs). The following Geography MCQs are from Human and Physical Geography.

GEOGRAPHY MCQS

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1. The word geography comes from Greek word geographia which literally means
(A) life and planet
(B) living habits
(C) location parameters
(D) earth description

2. The first person who used the word geography was
(A) Aristotle
(B) Eratosthenes
(C) Plato
(D) Socrates

3. The wind speed between 105-136 km/h normally results in
(A) minor damage
(B) moderate damage
(C) considerable damage
(D) severe damage

4. Which from the following substance has the lowest albedo?
(A) desert
(B) snow
(C) water
(D) grass

5. The knot is a unit of speed equal to one nautical mile per hour and is equal to
(A) 1.252 km/h
(B) 1.452 km/h
(C) 1.652 km/h
(D) 1.852 km/h

ANSWERS: GEOGRAPHY MCQS
1. (D) earth description
2. (B) Eratosthenes
3. (A) minor damage
4. (C) water
5. (D) 1.852 km/h