The average of weather over a period of time.
Daily condition of the atmosphere
Taking the globe and making it flat and creating map.
0 degrees latitude
0 degrees longitude
Where something is located in relation to other things/places
It shows elevation and physical features on the Earth.
It shows capitals and boundaries of states, nations, or other political units
It shows certain information about a particular area.
Extremely dry climate, very little vegetation.
Polar climate where ground is permanently frozen almost no vegetation, .
Ground that is continuously frozen
The part of the Earth that is water.
It includes the continents and the continental shelf
The air that is above the Earth's surface.
The part of the Earth that supports life.
The union of continents millions of years ago.
Wettest and warmest climate on the planet
A crack in the Earth's surface
Mountains are formed by this method.
Mt. St. Helen's, Vesuvius are examples
Wearing away of the Earth's surface by water, wind and glaciers
Breaking down of rock
Changing of water into gases, caused by the sun
Formation of clouds
Snow, rain, hail
Taking the salt out of ocean water
March 21 and September 23
First days of summer and winter
Rain shadow effect
When the rain cannot make it over the mountain the dry side creates this.
Polar climate shown by forests of evergreens