Section Two: Earth-Sun Relationship1. What is the difference between the polar and tropic regions?2. Describe the relationship between the pointing of the poles toward the sun howsunlight strikes each hemisphere.3.What is a season/how many are there?4.How does the tilt of the Earth
s axis cause affect seasons in the hemispheres?5.What is a solstice? When does this occur?6.What is the Tropic of Capricorn/Cancer?7.What happens to daylight inside the Antarctic Circle?8.Where is the Arctic Circle?9.What is an equinox? When does this occur?10.What seasons are marked by each equinox in each hemisphere?Section Three: The Earth
s SystemDeﬁne and Explain each of the following:AtmosphereLithosphereHydrosphereBiosphereChapter Three: Weather and ClimateSection One: Factors Affecting Climate1.What is the difference between weather and climate?2.How is heat measured?3.What is the greenhouse effect?4.Why do airplanes have to be sealed and pressurized?5.What is a cyclone?6.What is wind?7.How is the direction of air/wind determined?8.What causes a front?9.What is the difference between how water and land heat and cool?10. Explain the different currents of the ocean in the Northern and SouthernHemispheres.
World Geography Fall Semester Review