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Hot Words Quiz #1

Second Unit #1 set of FC
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Culture
The beliefs, values, customs, and behaviors of a society
Cultural Diffusion
The movement of culture between societies
Material evidence
Physical items that are examples of seen culture
Ideal culture
Perfect culture people want; model
Monotheism
The belief that there is only one god
Polytheism
The belief that there is more than one god
Climate
Average weather conditions of a particualr place
Elevation
The height above sea level: altitude
Precipitation
Water that falls to the earth as hail, mist, rain, sleet or snow
Tropic of Cancer
23 1/2 degrees north; the northern most latitude reached by the overhead sun
Tropic of Capricorn
23 1/2 degrees south; the southernmost latitude reached by the overhead sun
Traditional culture
Culture handed down from generation to generation