Revising Compass Directions with Quizzes
(Fun ks1 Compass Directions quizzes for pupils that are going in for their end of year exams and for those that want to boast their performance in school)
Hello and welcome to gcequiz.com. Today we are going to be talking about compasses and their directions and what the KS1 Geography exams need from pupils in this aspect of compass and direction.
Have you ever found your way by using a compass? Do you know all the major points on a compass? Do you know where the sun rises from? Which way is south? These are just a few questions that pupils are often asked in Geography.
We are going to proceed by answering a few of these questions but we will start by answering this very pertinent question, What is a compass? A compass in a device that makes use of a magnetized arrow to show the direction of the magnetic North of the Earth. On a compass, there are four major directions; North, South, East and West.
The sun is the largest object in the solar system and it rises from the East and sets in the West.
The quizzes made available for KS1 pupils meet up with the requirements of the National Curriculum for KS1 Year 1 and 2 in Geography. Also, you don’t need to pay a dime for these quizzes so you can answer them whenever you are available to do so.
Select a quiz and have Fun while Learning.
What do we use to determine direction?
What are the four main cardinal points?
What is this device called?
How do we represent North?
How do we represent South?
How do we write East?
West is written as
The sun rises from the
The sun sets in the
which direction is the Compass pointing?
Which direction is the arrow pointing?
The earth rotates
Which direction lies between North and West?
South West lies between
The compass is pointing