Here is the answer to Question 12 of our Astrology Quiz. Follow the links to read more about this subject:
List the astrological houses with keyword descriptions
The inner rim of the horoscope wheel represents the circle of "mundane houses": each of the "spokes" delineates areas of specific environmental influences, called cusps (power points). The houses represent the sorts of circumstances you will have to deal with in this lifetime - challenges you have set yourself, so you may grow in personal understanding and consciousness.
Each house is given a number from one to twelve, the first house cusp
located at what would be nine o'clock on a clock-face, then, moving anti-clockwise, numbering off around the chart.