Latitude and Longitude Quiz


1.The measure of how far north or south a place is from the equator is



Prime Meridian

2. The measure of how far east or west of the Prime Meridian a place is located is




3.The latitude line at 0 degrees latitude is

The equator

The Prime Meridian

The Tropic of Cancer

4. The line at 0 degrees longitude is

The equator

The Prime Meridian

The Tropic of Capricorn

5. How far a location is from the equator effects

The time zone the place is in

The climate of the area

When it is day and when it is night

6. The longitude of a place or how far it is from the Prime Meridian effects

The time zone a place is in

How much rainfall a place receives

The climate of the area

7 The closer to the equator a place is

The colder it is

The hotter it is

The more money people have

8. Latitude and longitude are measured in






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