ATMS Geography quiz study guide
a narrow flowing body of water
land surrounded by water on 3 sides, jutting out into water
place where a river enters a larger body of water
a group or line of mountains
an elevated piece of land usually over 2000 ft.
a large body of fresh water. Example: High Rock.
an area of land void of water
an area of solid water. (frozen)
unique characteristics of a place
Human Environment Interaction
What does HEI stand for?
What is describing where something is?
What is the spreading of ideas an example of?
What is hunting mainly an example of?
All of them
Which of the 5 themes must we survive?
The theme that reflects common characteristics of an area.
Exact location is..
General location is..
Accurate representation of earth
Flat representation of earth
Low area of land that is saturated with water
Land in between two mountains
An area of land surrounded on all sides by water
Narrow water that either is the main flow, or connects other bodies of water. (note:not strait.)
Man made waterway
A flat area of land
An area of water connecting two larger bodies of water
Water seeping to the surface ind a dry area
A narrow strip of land connecting two larger pieces of land
An indention of water into land. Example: ______ of Mexico
Athe the mouth of a river, soil deposits that create a fan like shape.
A group of islands
A smaller representation of distance on a map and globe
This line measures north to south, but runs east to west.
This line measures east to west, but it runs north to south
Tropic of Capricorn
This line is 23 1/2 degrees south latitude and is the winter solstice for the northern hemisphere
Directional indicator on a map
Area on a map where symbols are located
This is the area north of the equator
This is the area south of the equator
This is zero degrees longitude
Tropic of Cancer
This is a latitude line that is the Summer Solstice for the Northern Hemisphere
This is zero degrees latitude
Map making is known as_____?