World Geography Pre-Test 1. The 6 elements of geography are: 1) The world in spatial terms; 2) Places and regions; 3) Physical systems; 4) Human systems; 5) Environment and society; & 6) The uses of geography. 2. In geography, scale determines distance. 3. Three types of map projections are Robinson, Polar (Or Planar) & Mercator. 4. The 2 types of geography are human & physical. 5. Latitude & Longitude are used in absolute location. 6. Maps that show population density are thematic. 7. Population has something to do with people. 8. When in a car you are probably using a road atlas or GPS. 9. Distance is a term that tells you how far it is from here to there. 10. If I ask you where your uncle’s house is, then I’m probably asking for directions, but you are giving its Relative Location.