SAMPLE MULTIPLE CHOICE QUESTION:
As you move away from the equator, one degree of …
a. Longitude decreases in distance
b. Longitude increases in distance
c. Latitude decreases in distance
d. Latitude and Longitude increase in distance
e. Both latitude and longitude decrease in distance
The correct answer is a.
SAMPLE SHORT ANSWER QUESTION:
What is the difference between ‘nominal’ and ‘ordinal’ data; give an example of each.
Nominal: grouped according to ‘types’ which are qualitative
e.g. building types: churches, schools etc..
Ordinal: ranked by (logical) sequence which infers some quantitative variable
e.g. main roads, gravel roads, paths
Sources: Lecture notes; Labs (where they apply to lecture material).