Month: April 2015

3 FACTORS INFLUENCING A RIVER DRAINAGE PATTERN

3 FACTORS INFLUENCING A RIVER DRAINAGE PATTERN.

A drainage pattern is layout that a river and its tributaries, or set of rivers, make on the earths surface. Some of the common river drainage pattern include dendritic river pattern, trellised river pattern, radial river pattern and centripetal river pattern. the following are factors that influence the development of river drainage pattern are: Slope …

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What is advantages and disadvantages of using contour as the method of representing relief on map

WHAT IS ADVANTAGES AND DISADVANTAGES OF USING CONTOUR AS THE METHOD OF REPRESENTING RELIEF ON MAP?

Contour are lines drawn in the map to show the areas with equal altitude from sea level. The following are advantages and disadvantages of using contour as the method of representing relief on the mapped area, starting with advantages. Advantages of using contour to represent relief on the map It depict slope and size of …

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GEOGRAPHY ONE ACSEE 2012 EXAMINATION QUESTIONS

PHYSICAL GEOGRAPHY QUESTION Explain various processes involved in soil formation. With specific examples, enumerate nine importance of river in Africa Discuss the environment impact of greenhouse effect and global warming. Justify the sphericity of the planet earth with vivid evidences Classify igneous rocks according to place the place of occurrence and the chemical composition Survey …

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9 IMPORTANCES OF RIVERS IN AFRICA

9 IMPORTANCES OF RIVERS IN AFRICA

The river is large natural stream or mass of water flowing in the valley. Rivers their valley and the resultant features have both positive and negative influences on physical and human environment. The following are the importance of rivers in Africa: River water is used for both industrial and domestic purpose. Water supply to many …

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Q&A on types of photography and difference between the oblique and vertical aerial photograph

Q&A on types of photography and difference between the oblique and vertical aerial photograph

a) Name three types of geographical photograph.b) Specify the type of geographical  photo graph which is : taken horizontally on ground used in map making c) Explain five differences between the photograph which you have mentioned in (b)(ii) above and   topographical map ANSWER: a) Types of geographical photograph are : Horizontal or ground photograph Oblique …

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