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AP World History Physical Geography
Bosporus, Dardanelles
Hawaiian Islands
Italian Peninsula
Iberian Peninsula
Bosporus, Dardanelles
Hawaiian Islands
26 terms
World History Asian Physical Geography
Yenisey River
Ob River
Ural Mountains
Aral Sea
1
2
3
4
Yenisey River
1
Ob River
2
48 terms
AP World History: Physical Geography and World Regions
Pacific Ocean
Atlantic Ocean
Indian Ocean
Black Sea
body of water
Body of Water
Body of Water
Body of Water
Pacific Ocean
body of water
Atlantic Ocean
Body of Water
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World Geography- physical geo 1
Biome
Atmosphere
Lithosphere
Weathering
Region that has similar plants and animals
Envelope of gas surrounding the earth
Outermost layer of earth's crust
Breaking down or eroding of rocks and or other minerals found…
Biome
Region that has similar plants and animals
Atmosphere
Envelope of gas surrounding the earth
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World Geography Chapter 1 Physical Geography
What are the five themes of geography?
How do geographers view the world?
What do historians study/look at?
What do geographers study/look at?
1. Location... 2. Place... 3. Region... 4. Movement... 5. Human-environme…
In terms of the use of space
events over time
*use of space on Earth... *interactions that take place there... *p…
What are the five themes of geography?
1. Location... 2. Place... 3. Region... 4. Movement... 5. Human-environme…
How do geographers view the world?
In terms of the use of space
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The Physical Geography of World Civilization 1
Northern Hemisphere
Southern Hemisphere
Eastern Hemisphere
Western Hemisphere
Northern Hemisphere
Southern Hemisphere
world history/geography 1
artifact
culture
Mary Leakey
hominids
Any object made by humans, especially those from an earlier t…
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
Archaeologist who discovered a primate skull in 1948, she and…
humans and other creatures that walk upright
artifact
Any object made by humans, especially those from an earlier t…
culture
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
World Geography Physical Geography
Orbit
Revolution
Axis
Rotation
the curved path of a celestial object or spacecraft around a…
is the movement of one object around a center or another obje…
the line about which a rotating body, suchas the earth, turns.
the action of rotating around an axis or center.... "the moon m…
Orbit
the curved path of a celestial object or spacecraft around a…
Revolution
is the movement of one object around a center or another obje…
World Geography Unit 2 Physical Geography
Continents
Climate
Barriers
Regions
Several very large landmasses on Earth. Asia, Africa, North A…
Overall weather in an area over a long period of time
Naturally occurring formation or body of water that isolates…
Places on earth grouped together by at least one common featu…
Continents
Several very large landmasses on Earth. Asia, Africa, North A…
Climate
Overall weather in an area over a long period of time
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World geography, unit 1: physics, geography
Topography
Mountain
Plain
Plateau
The natural and human features of earths surface
A hill exceeding 600m.
A level tract of land
An extensive, relatively flat upland area
Topography
The natural and human features of earths surface
Mountain
A hill exceeding 600m.
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Discovering World Geography Chapter 8 Lesson 1 Physical Geography of Brazil
tributary
basin
rain forest
canopy
A small river that flows into a larger river.
An area of land that is drained by a river and its tributaries.
A dense stand of tress and other vegetation that receives a g…
The umbrella-like covering formed by the tops of trees in a r…
tributary
A small river that flows into a larger river.
basin
An area of land that is drained by a river and its tributaries.
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World History (human and physical geography) terms
adaptation
arable
archipelago
circuumnavigate
a change made to survive an environment or to overcome a disa…
land that is suitable for the support of growing crops
a group or chain of islands
to travel around something (such as an island or the world)
adaptation
a change made to survive an environment or to overcome a disa…
arable
land that is suitable for the support of growing crops
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Geography The Human and Physical World Ch.1
great circle route
map projections
planar projection
cylindrical projection
An imaginary line that follows the curve of earth and represe…
a mathematical formula used to represent the curved surface o…
a map created by projecting an image of the Earth onto a geom…
A map projection that is made by moving the surface features…
great circle route
An imaginary line that follows the curve of earth and represe…
map projections
a mathematical formula used to represent the curved surface o…
24 terms
World History - Human and Physical Geography Terms
adaptation
arable
archipelago
circumnavigate
a change made to survive an environment or to overcome a disa…
land that is able to support crops
a group or chain of islands
to travel around something, like an island or the world
adaptation
a change made to survive an environment or to overcome a disa…
arable
land that is able to support crops
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World Geography A Unit 1 Exploring Geography Chapter 3 Physical Geography
The immense pressure that it is under
Pangaea
Leaching
Planting trees throughout the flood zone
The earth's inner core reaches temperatures that are at times…
The map represents the Earth about 225 million years ago. Wha…
After months of heavy rain, a farmer noticed a steady drop in…
Which of the following could help prevent flood waters from r…
The immense pressure that it is under
The earth's inner core reaches temperatures that are at times…
Pangaea
The map represents the Earth about 225 million years ago. Wha…
World History 1 Geography
Ural Mountains
Caucasus Mountains
Red Sea
Mediterranean Sea
Ural Mountains
Caucasus Mountains
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World History 1 Geography
Ural Mountains
Caucasus Mountains
Red Sea
Mediterranean Sea
Ural Mountains
Caucasus Mountains
27 terms
World History 1 Geography
Ural Mountains
Caucasus Mountains
Red Sea
Mediterranean Sea
Ural Mountains
Caucasus Mountains
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Discovering World Geography Chapter 25 Lesson 1 Physical Geography of Oceania
continental island
archipelago
high island
low island
An island that was once connected to a larger continental lan…
A group of islands.
An island with steep slopes rising from the shore and higher…
A relatively small, flat island with sandy beaches.
continental island
An island that was once connected to a larger continental lan…
archipelago
A group of islands.
World Physical Geography-Lesson 1
Star:
Universe:
Galaxy:
Milky Way:
a large, luminous ball of gas that is held together by its ow…
all that has been created
a huge group of single stars, star systems, star clusters, du…
our galaxy
Star:
a large, luminous ball of gas that is held together by its ow…
Universe:
all that has been created
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World History 1 Geography
The World in Spatial Terms
Places and Regions
Physical Systems
Human Systems
Look at where things are arranged on Earth's surface
Region- an area with a common characteristic that make it dif…
Shape and change earth physical features and environments
Helps in understanding human events and their effects on the…
The World in Spatial Terms
Look at where things are arranged on Earth's surface
Places and Regions
Region- an area with a common characteristic that make it dif…
Creekview World Geography Set One Physical Geography
sub-continent
savannah
tropical rainforest
peninsula
part of a continent
large grassland
area with biodiversity, high humidity and trees
A large mass of land projecting into a body of water.
sub-continent
part of a continent
savannah
large grassland
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World History:Semester 1:Geography Vocab
Compass Rose
map scale
Map Key/legend
symbols
a circle showing the principal directions printed on a map or…
a ratio which compares a measurement on a map to the actual d…
Compass Rose
a circle showing the principal directions printed on a map or…
map scale
a ratio which compares a measurement on a map to the actual d…
47 terms
World Geography - Physical Geography
Mechanical Weathering
Frost Wedging
Frost Wedging is most likely to occur…
Root Wedging
Rock is actually broken or weakened physically.
Water freezes to ice in a crack in the rock.
Freezing; intense
Seeds take root in crack in rocks.
Mechanical Weathering
Rock is actually broken or weakened physically.
Frost Wedging
Water freezes to ice in a crack in the rock.
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World Geography/History Unit 1 (Chapters 1-4): Foundations of Geography & History- Social Studies Skills
cause and effect
maps
timeline
diagram
The reason something happens and the result of it happening.
The basic tools used by geographers to convey information, ge…
A sequence of events of a person or place in time put in chro…
A picture that shows data; intended to explain how something…
cause and effect
The reason something happens and the result of it happening.
maps
The basic tools used by geographers to convey information, ge…
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World History WorldGeography Final semester 1
Geography
A globe gives the truest representatio…
Lattitude and longitude lines are used…
the transportation of goods and ideas
The study of the history of the Earth and the people who live…
Is a sphere
location
movement
Geography
The study of the history of the Earth and the people who live…
A globe gives the truest representatio…
Is a sphere
World History - Human and Physical Geography Terms
adaptation
arable
archipelago
circumnavigate
a change made to survive an environment or to overcome a disa…
land that is able to support crops
a group or chain of islands
to travel around something, like an island or the world
adaptation
a change made to survive an environment or to overcome a disa…
arable
land that is able to support crops
Geography and History of the World 1
Culture
Population density
Formal region
Functional region
All the features of a peoples way of life. Can be passed down…
Number of people living per square mile.
Has 1 or more common features that make it different from sur…
Made up of different places that are linked together and func…
Culture
All the features of a peoples way of life. Can be passed down…
Population density
Number of people living per square mile.
10 terms
World History:Physical vs. Human Geography
Physical Geography
Human Geography
Mountain
Peninsula
The study of the natural eart
The study of all man made earth. (Dams, Rock River,ect.)
A giant elevation from earth surface
An area of land surrounded by water on three sides
Physical Geography
The study of the natural eart
Human Geography
The study of all man made earth. (Dams, Rock River,ect.)
Unit 1: Geography & World History
Geography
5 themes of Geography
Latitude
Longitude
The study of people, their environments, and their resources
Location, ... Place, ... Interaction between people and environment…
Lines on a map or globe that measure distance North & South o…
Lines on a map that measure distance East and West of the Pri…
Geography
The study of people, their environments, and their resources
5 themes of Geography
Location, ... Place, ... Interaction between people and environment…
World History Test 1 Geography
Nile River
Rhine River
Volga River
Mississippi River
Africa
Europe
Europe; Europe's largest river
United States
Nile River
Africa
Rhine River
Europe
Abeka-Old World History & Geography- Test 1
The written record of mankind
A false idea of how man began
A belief based on fear and ignorance r…
A large body of people who think of th…
History
Evolution
Superstition
Nation
The written record of mankind
History
A false idea of how man began
Evolution
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World Geography Unit 2 Physical Geography
Continents
Climate
Barriers
Regions
Several very large landmasses on Earth. Asia, Africa, North A…
Overall weather in an area over a long period of time
Naturally occurring formation or body of water that isolates…
Places on earth grouped together by at least one common featu…
Continents
Several very large landmasses on Earth. Asia, Africa, North A…
Climate
Overall weather in an area over a long period of time
Ch 1: The World of Physical Geography
Geography
Physical Geography
Human Geography
Atmosphere
...
...
...
...
Geography
...
Physical Geography
...
world history and geography 1 flashcards all year
mesopotamia
mesopotamia (image)
sumer
Babylon
place where the first humans settled land between 2 rivers
one of the major cities in messopotamia
city in modern day Iraq
mesopotamia
place where the first humans settled land between 2 rivers
mesopotamia (image)
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World Geography Physical Features
Peninsula
Strait
Cliff
Canyon
A piece of land that is surrounded by water on three sides.
A narrow passage of water connecting two large bodies of water
A high, steep face of rock or earth.
A deep valley with steep sides or cliffs.
Peninsula
A piece of land that is surrounded by water on three sides.
Strait
A narrow passage of water connecting two large bodies of water
16 terms
Abeka Old World History & Geography - Chapter 1
history
geography
Old World
B.C.
the written record of mankind
the study of earth's surface; the continents, oceans, rivers,…
the continents of Asia, Africa, Europe, Australia, and Antarc…
Before Christ
history
the written record of mankind
geography
the study of earth's surface; the continents, oceans, rivers,…
19 terms
World History Geography and Maps Unit 1 Vocabulary
Equator
Prime meridian
latitude lines
longitude lines
the latitude line around the middle of the Earth... 0 Latitude
the longitude line around the middle of the Earth (0 degrees…
lines that run east to west on the globe
lines that run north to south on the globe
Equator
the latitude line around the middle of the Earth... 0 Latitude
Prime meridian
the longitude line around the middle of the Earth (0 degrees…
31 terms
World Geography Physical Geography
Pangaea
Weathering
Orographic effect
El Niño
A giant land mass of all the continental plates
A process that causes changes in rocks and soil by being expo…
Storms blow off the coast and over mountain ranges.
It is the reversal of wind and weather patterns that occurs e…
Pangaea
A giant land mass of all the continental plates
Weathering
A process that causes changes in rocks and soil by being expo…
30 terms
World History 1-Geography and Cultures
Longitude
Latitude
Geography
Totalitarian Dictator
lines that are drawn horizontally on a world map (North and S…
lines that are drawn vertically on a world map (East and West)
study of people, their environment, and resources and how the…
Government controls ALL aspects of the economy, social aspect…
Longitude
lines that are drawn horizontally on a world map (North and S…
Latitude
lines that are drawn vertically on a world map (East and West)
15 terms
Ch. 1 world history and geography
Archaelogy
Anthropology
Hominid
Homo sapiens sapiens
The study of past societies through analysis of what people l…
The study of human life and culture
A humanlike creature that walked upright
Wise wise humans
Archaelogy
The study of past societies through analysis of what people l…
Anthropology
The study of human life and culture
19 terms
Geography History of the World Vocabulary 1
Great Circle Route
Map Projection
Planar Projection
Cylindrical Projection
An imaginary line that follows the curve of the Earth and rep…
A mathematical formula used to represent the curved surface o…
A map created by projecting an image of the Earth onto a geom…
A map created by projecting Earth's image onto a cylinder.
Great Circle Route
An imaginary line that follows the curve of the Earth and rep…
Map Projection
A mathematical formula used to represent the curved surface o…
8 terms
World History - Geography - Semester 1
Greece
Athens
Sparta
China
peninsula, no rivers, not much farmable land, rugged and rock…
nice weather, peninsula, not fertile, lots of water
Peloponnesus; large peninsula, Southern Greece
temperate climate, long rivers, fertile, Silk Road, Himalayas…
Greece
peninsula, no rivers, not much farmable land, rugged and rock…
Athens
nice weather, peninsula, not fertile, lots of water
World History Unit 1 - Geography
atlas
cartographer
continent
equator
a bound collection of maps
a person who makes maps
One of the large, continuous areas of the Earth into which th…
An imaginary circle around the Earth halfway between the Nort…
atlas
a bound collection of maps
cartographer
a person who makes maps
World History Geography Terms 1
absolute location
continent
elevation
Equator
exact location of a place on the earth described by global co…
one of the seven large landmasses on the earth
height of land above sea level
imaginary line that runs around the earth halfway between the…
absolute location
exact location of a place on the earth described by global co…
continent
one of the seven large landmasses on the earth
11 terms
World Geography: Physical geography
Shell coating Earth, Hard rock, 900° F…
Gooey inside, Molten-ish rock, Convect…
Semi-solid iron and nickel, 7,500° F t…
"building"
Crust
Mantle
Core
Tectonic
Shell coating Earth, Hard rock, 900° F…
Crust
Gooey inside, Molten-ish rock, Convect…
Mantle
Section 1 World History and Geography
Sheikh
Allah
Quran
Islam
a tribe leader who was chosen from one of the leading familie…
a supreme god that the Arabs recognized
the holy book of the religion Islam
monotheistic religion that emerged in the Arabian Peninsula d…
Sheikh
a tribe leader who was chosen from one of the leading familie…
Allah
a supreme god that the Arabs recognized
28 terms
World Physical Geography- Ch 1 Vocabulary
star
universe
galaxy
Milky Way
a large, luminous ball of gas that is held together by its ow…
everything that exists anywhere
one of the vast numbers of systmes containing stars, nebulae,…
the galaxy containing the solar system
star
a large, luminous ball of gas that is held together by its ow…
universe
everything that exists anywhere
27 terms
World of States (Physical Geography)
Nation
State
Nation State
Multi national state
a group of people with a sense of oneness- an ethnic group
a part of the earth's land surface which is organized under a…
High coincidence between the territory occupied by a nation a…
a state in which more than one nation resides
Nation
a group of people with a sense of oneness- an ethnic group
State
a part of the earth's land surface which is organized under a…
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