GAME NAME:

GEOGRAPHY CH. 1 & 2

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5 THEMES OF GEOGRAPHY

FIVE

THEMES

TIME ZONES

TIME

ZONES

MAPS

MAPS

CHANGING EARTH

EARTH

CHANGES

CLUE 1

ROW VALUE
200 POINTS


Response 1

THE IMAGINARY "POLE" THAT

THE EARTH SPINS ON IS

CALLED___?

THE AXIS

THE STUDY OF THE EARTH IS

CALLED___

GEOGRAPHY

KNOWING WHERE SOMETHING

IS ON THE GLOBE IS

CALLED______

LOCATION

HOW MANY TIME ZONES ARE

ON THE EARTH?

24

GRID LINES THAT RUN FROM

NORTH POLE TO SOUTH POLE

ARE CALLED___

LONGITUDE

WHAT IS THE EARTH LAYER

CALLED THAT WE LIVE ON?

THE CRUST

CLUE 2

ROW VALUE
400 POINTS


Response 2

HOW MANY TIME ZONES IS THE

EARTH DIVIDED INTO?

24

THE PROCESS OF REMOVING

SMALL PIECES OF ROCK BY

WATER, WIND OR ICE IS

CALLED_____

EROSION

TO HELP EXPLAIN HOW

PEOPLE, GOODS AND IDEAS

GET FROM ONE PLACE TO

ANOTHER, WE STUDY___

MOVEMENT

WHAT TIME ZONE IS

PENNSYLVANIA IN?

EASTERN

TO FIND WHICH WAY A MAP

POINTS WHAT PART OF THE

MAP WOULD YOU LOOK AT?

COMPASS ROSE

A LANDFORM OVER 2000 FEET

TALL IS CALLED___?

A MOUNTAIN

CLUE 3

ROW VALUE
600 POINTS


Response 3

WHEN THE EARTH SPINS

AROUND ONCE, THIS IS

CALLED___?

ROTATION

ANY FORM OF WATER THAT

FALLS FROM THE SKY IS

CALLED___

PRECIPITATION

A GROUP OF PLACES WITH

UNIFYING FEATURES REFERS

TO ______

REGIONS

IF IT IS 3 P.M. IN LOS ANGELES,

WHAT TIME IS IT IN

PITTSBURGH?

6 PM

WHAT IS ANOTHER NAME FOR

LATITUDE LINES?

PARALLELS

WHAT IS THE PROCESS

CALLED THAT BREAKS ROCKS

DOWN INTO TINY PIECES?

WEATHERING

CLUE 4

ROW VALUE
800 POINTS


Response 4

WHEN THERE IS AN EQUAL DAY

AND NIGHT ABOUT SEPT 20

THIS IS CALLED THE

FALL OR AUTUMNAL

EQUINOX

THE RIVER-LIKE MOVEMENT OF

WATER IN THE OCEAN IS

CALLED A ________

CURRENT

WHEN PEOPLE CHANGE TO

EARTH THIS THEME IS

CALLED______

HUMAN-ENVIRONMENTAL

INTERACTION

WHICH DIRECTION DOES THE

EARTH ROTATE-WEST TO

EAST OR EAST TO WEST

EAST TO WEST

WHAT PART OF THE MAP

EXPLAINS COLORS AND

SYMBOLS ON THE MAP?

KEY OR LEGEND

WHAT IS THE MOLTEN ROCK

UNDER THE CRUST CALLED?

MAGMA

CLUE 5

ROW VALUE
1000 POINTS


Response 5

OUR LONGEST DAY IS USUALLY

ABOUT JUNE 2O. THIS IS

CALLED THE SUMMER____

SOLSTICE

HUGE EARTH BLOCKS ON THE

EARTH'S CRUST ARE

CALLED______

PLATES

A SPECIFIC LOCATION WHERE

HUMAN OR PHYSICAL

FEATURES CAN BE DESCRIBED

IS CALLED A _______

PLACE

HOW MANY DEGREES OF

LONGITUDE DOES EACH ZONE

EQUAL APPROXIMATELY?

15 DEGREES

WHICH MAP PROJECTION IS

THE MOST COMMONLY USED?

ROBINSON

THE VOLCANOES AROUND THE

PACIFIC OCEAN ARE CALLED

___?

THE RING OF FIRE

 CATEGORY:   

RING OF FIRE  

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 CLUE:   

ABOUT WHAT PERCENTAGE OFEARTHQUAKES OCCUR IN THERING OF FIRE AREA?    

 Response:   

80%

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 GAME NAME:

GEOGRAPHY CH. 1 & 2

DOUBLE JEOPARDY!®  

CATEGORY 1

CATEGORY 2

CATEGORY 3

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CATEGORY 5

CATEGORY 6

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CATEGORY

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Response 1

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Response 2

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Response 3

CLUE 4

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1600 POINTS


Response 4

CLUE 5

ROW VALUE
2000 POINTS


Response 5

 CATEGORY:   

RING OF FIRE  

FINAL JEOPARDY!®  

 CLUE:   

ABOUT WHAT PERCENTAGE OFEARTHQUAKES OCCUR IN THERING OF FIRE AREA?    

 Response:   

80%

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