Daily Oral Geography/Week 8

10 terms by deafeducation Plus

Ready to study?
Start with Flashcards

Create a new folder

Advertisement Upgrade to remove ads

Week 8

What is a mapmaker?

cartographer

What is the region of continuous cold around the North Pole?

Arctic region

What are the imaginary lines on Earth that run parallel to the equator?

lines of latitude

What is a line of latitude that runs through northern North America; northern Asia, and northern Europe?

Arctic Circle

What is a projection that shows land and water in relation to a central point?

equidistant projection

What is a kind of equidistant projection that includes one of the poles as its center?

polar projection

What are imaginary lines on Earth that run between the North and South Poles?

lines of longitude

What is a system for mapping the round Earth on a flat surface?

projection

What is an imaginary line that runs from the North Pole to the South Pole at zero degrees longitude?

prime meridian

What is the point on Earth located at 90 degrees north latitude, where the lines of longitude meet?

North Pole

Please allow access to your computer’s microphone to use Voice Recording.

Having trouble? Click here for help.

We can’t access your microphone!

Click the icon above to update your browser permissions above and try again

Example:

Reload the page to try again!

Reload

Press Cmd-0 to reset your zoom

Press Ctrl-0 to reset your zoom

It looks like your browser might be zoomed in or out. Your browser needs to be zoomed to a normal size to record audio.

Please upgrade Flash or install Chrome
to use Voice Recording.

For more help, see our troubleshooting page.

Your microphone is muted

For help fixing this issue, see this FAQ.

Star this term

You can study starred terms together

NEW! Voice Recording

Create Set