Geography Quiz

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What does geography seek to understand?

Earth and its human and natural complexities

What is the etymology of the word 'geography'?

Combination of Greek words 'Geo' (The Earth) and 'Graphien' (to describe)

Who was the Greek scholar credited with the first recorded use of the word 'geography'?

Eratosthenes (276–194 BC)

What is geography often referred to as?

A bridge between natural science and social science disciplines

To what time period can the earliest example of an attempted world map be traced back?

9th century

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