GAME NAME:

STUDYING GEOGRAPHY

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CATEGORY 1

CATEGORY 2

CATEGORY 3

CATEGORY 4

CATEGORY 5

CATEGORY 6

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CATEGORY

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CATEGORY

Explanation

VOCABULARY ONE

VOCAB

ONE

TERMS FROM CH 1

VOCABULARY TWO

VOCAB

TWO

MORE VOCAB

VOCABULARY THREE

VOCAB

THREE

VOCAB

VOCABULARY FOUR

VOCAB

FOUR

VOCAB FIVE

VOCAB

FIVE

VOCAB FIVE

VOCAB SIX

VOCAB SIX

VOCAB SIX

CLUE 1

ROW VALUE
200 POINTS


Response 1

THE STUDY OF PHYSICAL,

BIOLOGICAL , CULTURAL

FEATURES OF THE EARTH'S

SURFACE

WHAT IS GEOGRAPHY?

LINES OF LATITUDE

WHAT IS PARALLELS

THE WAY A PERSON LOOKS AT

SOMETHING

WHAT IS PERSPECTIVE?

LINES CRISSCROSSING EACH

OTHER IN UNIFORM INTERVALS

TO CREATE A PATTERN OF

SQUARES

WHAT IS A GRID?

UNITS USED TO MEASURE

DISTANCES BETWEEN

PARALLELS AND MERIDIANS

WHAT ARE DEGREES?

MAP KEY

WHAT IS A LEGEND?

CLUE 2

ROW VALUE
400 POINTS


Response 2

REGIONS THAT REFLECT

HUMAN FEELINGS AND

ATTITUDE

WHAT IS PERCEPTUAL

REGIONS?

STUDY OF MAPS AND MAP

MAKING

WHAT IS CARTOGRAPHY

THE SCENERY OF PLACES,

INCLUDING PHYSICAL, HUMAN

AND CULTURAL FEATURES

WHAT IS LANDSCAPE?

LINES ON A GLOBE DRAWN IN

AN EAST-WEST DIRECTION AND

MEASURED IN DEGREES

WHAT IS LATITUDE?

HALVES OF THE GLOVE

DIVIDED BY THE EQUATOR AND

PRIME MERIDIAN

WHAT ARE

HEMISPHERES?

MAP LEGEND

WHAT IS A KEY?

CLUE 3

ROW VALUE
600 POINTS


Response 3

A COLLECTION OF MAPS IN A

BOOK

WHAT IS AN ATLAS?

LINES OF LONGITUDE

WHAT IS MERIDIANS?

THE STUDY OF WEATHER

WHAT IS METEOROLOGY?

LINES ON A GLOBE DRAWN IN A

NORTH-SOUTH DIRECTION AND

MEASURED IN DEGREES

WHAT IS LONGITUDE?

DIFFERENT WAYS OF

REPRESENTING A ROUND

EARTH ON A FLAT MAP

WHAT ARE MAP

PROJECTIONS?

CONDENSED DROPLETS OF

WATER THAT FALLS AS RAIN,

SNOW, SLEET OR HAIL

WHAT IS

PRECIPITATION?

CLUE 4

ROW VALUE
800 POINTS


Response 4

LARGE LANDMASSES ON

EARTHS SURFACE

WHAT IS A CONTINENT?

IMAGINARY THAT CIRCLE THE

GLOBE HALF WAY BETWEEN

THE NORTH AND SOUTH POLE

WHAT IS THE EQUATOR?

AN AREA WITH ONE OR MORE

COMMON FEATURES THAT

MAKE IT DIFFERENT FROM

SURROUNDING AREAS

WHAT IS REGION?

A REGION WITH ONE OR MORE

COMMON FEATURES THAT

MAKE IT DIFFERENT FROM

SURROUNDING AREAS

WHAT IS A FORMAL

REGION?

SHORTEST ROUTE BETWEEN

ANY TWO PLACES ON THE

PLANET

WHAT IS A

GREAT-CIRCLE ROUTE?

GRAPHS SHOWING AVERAGE

TEMPERATURES AND

PRECIPITATION IN A PLACE

WHAT IS A CLIMATE

GRAPH?

CLUE 5

ROW VALUE
1000 POINTS


Response 5

CONNECTING OR BORDERING

WHAT IS CONTIGUOUS?

ELEVATION LAYOUT AND

SHAPE OF LAND

WHAT IS TOPOGRAPHY?

OUR AWARENESS AND

UNDERSTANDING OF THE

ENVIRONMENT AROUND US

WHAT IS PERCEPTION?

A REGION MADE UP OF

DIFFERENT PLACES THAT ARE

LINKED AND FUNCTION AS A

UNIT

WHAT IS A FUNCTIONAL

REGION?

A MAP ELEMENT WITH

ARROWS POINTING IN ALL

FOUR PRINCIPAL DIRECTIONS

WHAT IS A COMPASS

ROSE?

GRAPHS SHOWING

PERCENTAGE OF MALE AND

FEMALE BY AGE GROUP IN A

COUNTRY'S POPULATION

WHAT IS A POPULATION

PYRAMID?

 CATEGORY:   

MILES/DEGREES  

FINAL JEOPARDY!®  

 CLUE:   

THE EARTH ISAPPROXIMATELY THIS MANYMILES AROUND THE EQUATOR

 Response:   

WHAT IS 25,200?

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CATEGORY 1

CATEGORY 2

CATEGORY 3

CATEGORY 4

CATEGORY 5

CATEGORY 6

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CATEGORY

ABBREVIATED
CATEGORY

Explanation

THE FIVE THEMES

THE FIVE

THEMES

5 THEMES

POTPOURRI

POT-

POURRI

POTPOURRI

MAPS

MAPS

MAPS

MAP ELEMENTS

MAP

ELEMENT

THINGS ON A MAP

TYPES OF MAPS

TYPES OF

MAPS

TYPES OF MAPS

TRUE OR FALSE

TRUE OR

FALSE

TRUE OR FALSE

CLUE 1

ROW VALUE
400 POINTS


Response 1

THE EXACT OR RELATIVE SPOT

OF SOMETHING ON EARTH

WHAT IS LOCATION?

THESE ARE THE 2 MAIN

BRANCHES OF GEOGRAPHY

WHAT IS HUMAN AND

PHYSICAL?

ALL FLAT MAPS ARE NOT

CORRECT AND ARE THIS

WHAT IS DISTORTED?

THIS SHOWS DISTANCE ON A

MAP

WHAT IS SCALE?

THIS TYPE OF MAP SHOWS

THE WORLD'S BORDERS,

CITIES, COUNTRIES, STATES,

ETC.

WHAT IS A POLITICAL

MAP?

THE PRIME MERIDIAN MARKS

O° LATITUDE

WHAT IS

FALSE?(LONGITUDE)

CLUE 2

ROW VALUE
800 POINTS


Response 2

THE PHYSICAL AND HUMAN

FEATURES OF A LOCATION

WHAT IS PLACE?

THESE ARE THE THREE TYPES

OF REGIONS

WHAT IS FORMAL,

FUNCTIONAL AND

A MERCATOR PROJECTION IS

THIS TYPE OF MAP

WHAT IS A

CYLINDRICAL?

THIS SHOWS DIRECTIONS ON A

MAP

WHAT IS DIRECTIONAL

INDICATORS OR A

THIS TYPE OF MAP SHOWS

NATURAL FEATURES LIKE

RIVERS, MOUNTAINS, ETC.

WHAT IS A PHYSICAL

MAP?

THE EQUATOR MARKS O°

LATITUDE

WHAT IS TRUE?

CLUE 3

ROW VALUE
1200 POINTS


Response 3

THE WAYS PEOPLE AND

ENVIRONMENTS INTERRELATE

WITH AND AFFECT EACH

OTHER

WHAT IS

HUMAN-ENVIRONMENT

THE FIVE THEMES OF

GEOGRAPHY HAVE BEEN

DIVIDED INTO THIS MANY

ESSENTIAL ELEMENTS

WHAT IS SIX?

ON CYLINDRICAL

PROJECTIONS, THIS COUNTRY

APPEARS LARGE THAN SOUTH

AMERICA AND IT ISN'T!

WHAT IS GREENLAND?

THIS IDENTIFIES THE SYMBOLS

ON A MAP

WHAT IS A LEGEND OR

KEY?

THIS TYPE OF MAP SHOWS

HOW MUCH RAIN, SLEET,

SNOW, ETC. FALLS IN AN AREA

WHAT IS A

PRECIPITATION MAP?

THERE ARE SEVEN

CONTINENTS ON THE EARTH

WHAT IS TRUE?

CLUE 4

ROW VALUE
1600 POINTS


Response 4

HOW PEOPLE AND THINGS

CHANGE LOCATIONS AND THE

EFFECTS OF THESE CHANGES

WHAT IS MOVEMENT?

THE SIX ESSENTIAL ELEMENTS

HAVE BEEN DIVIDED INTO THIS

MANY GEOGRAPHY

STANDARDS

WHAT IS 18?

AIRPLANE PILOTS AND SHIP

CAPTAINS USE THIS KIND OF

"ROUTE"

WHAT IS A

GREAT-CIRCLE ROUTE

THIS IS A SPECIAL FEATURE

THAT IS USED TO FOCUS IN ON

A SMALL PART OF A LARGER

MAP

WHAT IS AN INSERT

MAP?

THIS MAP SHOWS HOW MANY

PEOPLE LIVE IN AN AREA

WHAT IS A POPULATION

MAP?

THE WORLD'S LARGEST

GEOGRAPHIC FEATURE IS THE

ATLANTIC OCEAN

WHAT IS FALSE?

(PACIFIC)

CLUE 5

ROW VALUE
2000 POINTS


Response 5

THIS THEME ORGANIZES

EARTH INTO GEOGRAPHIC

AREAS WITH ONE OR MORE

SHARED CHARACTERISTICS

WHAT IS REGION?

CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS

FOUNDED THE AMERICAS IN

THIS YEAR

WHAT IS 1492?

SOME EARLY MAPMAKERS PUT

THESE ON THE EDGE OF THEIR

MAPS

WHAT ARE SEA

MONSTERS?

THIS BOOK HAS MANY MAPS

WHAT IS AN ATLAS?

THIS MAP SHOWS THE

RESOURCES OF AN AREA

WHAT IS AN ECONOMIC

MAP?

MAPS DRAWN BEFORE 1492 DID

NOT SHOW ALL THE

CONTINENTS OR OCEANS

WHAT IS TRUE?

 CATEGORY:   

MILES/DEGREES  

FINAL JEOPARDY!®  

 CLUE:   

THE EARTH ISAPPROXIMATELY THIS MANYMILES AROUND THE EQUATOR

 Response:   

WHAT IS 25,200?

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