Basic Geography Terms- Picture Definitions

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geography

the study of places on Earth

location

where a place is found on Earth

map

can show all of Earth or only parts of it

globe

shows all of Earth

physical characteristic

natural features that make a place unique

landform

a natural feature on the Earth's surface

climate

weather conditions of a region

human characteristic

physical and cultural changes that people make to a place

region

an area that shares one or more physical or human characteristics

community

places where people live

nation

the people living in one country

urban

large cities

suburban

near large cities

rural

farms and ranches

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