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North, South, East and West Quiz

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1. The Earth rotates on a a) north-east b) north-west c) north-south axis.
2. Southern elephant seals live a) south of b) South of c) southern here.
3. The word north-west is a) a noun b) an adverb c) an adjective in the sentence: The window faces north-west.
4. North, south, east and west are often referred to as the a) cardinal b) intercardinal c) secondary points of the compass.
5. The direction north-east is a) a tertiary b) a cardinal c) an intercardinal point of the compass.
6. Canada is a) to the south b) in the north c) north of the USA.
7. The grocery store faces a) south-east b) in the south c) in the north and gets a lot of light.
8. The weather report says the wind was a) coming from the east b) coming the east c) facing the east all night.
9. The sun rises in the a) north b) west c) east and moves across the sky.
10. Moscow is a) in the east b) to the west c) in the west of Russia.