Chapter 1 Test

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Which of the following would a physical geographer study?
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Which is a pair of examples of history?
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What is the effect of climate on plant growth?
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"They are the captains and kings, saints and fanatics, traitors, rogues and villains, pathfinders and explorers, thinkers and creators, even occasionally heroes."

The speaker in the passage above is referring to
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A historian's work includes all of the following except
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What is the difference between a primary source and an artifact?
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The essential resources used by early peoples were
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One example of people interacting with their environment is
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Historians may not interpret past events in the same way because
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Culture is
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An archaeologist would most likely explore
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Which of the following is an example of a physical feature?
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Studying history can help us with decision-making because
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Which of the following is an example of a location?
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If a country wanted to make a better government, what would be the best piece of information to use to start?
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"Geography doesn't simply begin and end with maps showing the location of all the countries of the world. In fact, such maps don't necessarily tell us much. No- geography poses fascinating questions about who we are and how we got to be that way, and then provides clues to the answers."
-Kenneth Davis

The speaker in the passage above is stating that
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Which is a primary source?
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What would early people look for as they decided where to settle?
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The study of geography provides clues to all of the following except
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Rivers, valleys, and mountains are examples of
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A fossil is
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Which of the following would a historian be least interested in?
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Which artifact is an archaeologist most likely to find at an ancient site where people once farmed?
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If a historian writes his or her opinion, this is an example of