Quiz: We Bet You Can't Answer These 16 Questions Without Using Your GPS

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How good is your sense of direction?

This fun trivia quiz contains questions about reading a map, including directions and symbols found on maps.

 Nov 20, 2017
1 of 16Pick your answer!
A person who makes maps is called a ____________.
2 of 16Pick your answer!
When you are facing east, which direction is on your left?
3 of 16Pick your answer!
The color blue on maps usually represents _________.
national borders
interstate highways
4 of 16Pick your answer!
The part of the map that shows the meanings of the symbols is called the _________.
5 of 16Pick your answer!
On a map, stars usually represent __________.
capital cities
interstate highways
6 of 16Pick your answer!
Any map that shows a place called _________ is out of date.
South Korea
Rhode Island
7 of 16Pick your answer!
Some ancient maps depict _________ in the oceans.
sea monsters
8 of 16Pick your answer!
On most maps, lines of latitude are ____________.
9 of 16Pick your answer!
Which are you most likely to see represented on a political map?
average rainfall
boundaries between states or provinces
10 of 16Pick your answer!
Which beverage is named after a city in Yemen?
11 of 16Pick your answer!
On most maps of the world, which place is all the way a the bottom?
12 of 16Pick your answer!
An "atlas" was named after Atlas, who was a...
dog who followed his map making master everywhere.
Titan who was condemned to hold up the sky for eternity in Greek Mythology.
man who said "at last!" every time he found where he was going.
13 of 16Pick your answer!
As a map symbol, a lowercase "i" usually represents __________.
an office with information for tourists
an island
an Apple store
14 of 16Pick your answer!
Mapmakers create fake cities for what purpose?
To trick unwise travelers off cliffs.
To catch forgers.
Just for fun, mapmaking can be very boring.
15 of 16Pick your answer!
The most expensive map ever sold was the first to name this country.
16 of 16Pick your answer!
The first globe was originally etched on this bird's egg.
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