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Human Geography 7th Grade
Immigrant
Push factor
Pull factor
Economy
A person who leaves one country to live in another
Reasons that cause people to move from an area
Reasons that attract a person to another area
Consists of the production and exchange goods and services am…
Immigrant
A person who leaves one country to live in another
Push factor
Reasons that cause people to move from an area
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Human Geography 7th Grade
How many people are in the world?
In the United States a person is born…
In the United States a person dies eve…
Over what percentage of the world live…
Seven Billion People are in the World
Seven Seconds
Thirteen Seconds
Fifty Percent
How many people are in the world?
Seven Billion People are in the World
In the United States a person is born…
Seven Seconds
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7th grade geography vocabulary
steepes
wetlands
oasis
alluvial... plain
partly dry... grassland found... on the edge of a... desert
land that is often... covered by water... that develop into... marshes…
fertile area in the... desert where... water is regularly... available
an area built up... by rich soil left... on flood plain... after river…
steepes
partly dry... grassland found... on the edge of a... desert
wetlands
land that is often... covered by water... that develop into... marshes…
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7th Grade Geography Vocabulary
Basin
Bay
Canyon
Cape
Land area drained by a river and its tributaries.
A small body of water along the coast.
A narrow valley with steep sides.
A point of land reaching out into a body of water.
Basin
Land area drained by a river and its tributaries.
Bay
A small body of water along the coast.
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7th Grade Human Geography Unit
Culture
Culture Trait
Culture Region
Ethnic Group
The set of beliefs, values, and practices that a group of peo…
An activity or behavior in which people often take part.
An area in which people have shared culture traits.
A group of people who shared a common culture and ancestry.
Culture
The set of beliefs, values, and practices that a group of peo…
Culture Trait
An activity or behavior in which people often take part.
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7th grade geography vocabulary words
gulf
canal
peninsula
sea
part of a large body of water that extends into a shoreline,…
an artificial waterway or artificially improved river used fo…
a body of land jutting into a lake or ocean, surrounded on th…
a large body of water completely or partly surrounded by land
gulf
part of a large body of water that extends into a shoreline,…
canal
an artificial waterway or artificially improved river used fo…
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7th Grade Geography Vocabulary
Population
Political Map
Peninsula
Elevation
The number of people in a given area.
Map of a country's territories, boundaries, and capitals.
A body of land surrounded on three sides by water.
The altitude of a place above sea or ground level.
Population
The number of people in a given area.
Political Map
Map of a country's territories, boundaries, and capitals.
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7th grade - Geography Vocabulary
Tributary
Source ( of a river )
Mouth ( of a river )
Plain
A small river/ stream that flows into a larger river; a branc…
A place where a river/ steam or river begins - usually in the…
Place where a stream or river flows into larger ... body of water.
A large area of flat, or nearly flat, land. Usually at a low…
Tributary
A small river/ stream that flows into a larger river; a branc…
Source ( of a river )
A place where a river/ steam or river begins - usually in the…
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Geography Vocabulary, 7th Grade
bay
archipelago
cape
canyon
an indentation of a shoreline larger than a cove but smaller…
a large group or chain of islands
a piece of land jutting into the sea or some other large body…
a deep valley with steep sides, often with a stream flowing t…
bay
an indentation of a shoreline larger than a cove but smaller…
archipelago
a large group or chain of islands
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7th Grade- Earth's Human and Cultural Geography
refugee
population density
emigrate
birthrate
a person who is forced to flee to another country to escape w…
the average number of people living in a square mile or squar…
to leave one's country of birth
the number of children born each year for every 1,000 people
refugee
a person who is forced to flee to another country to escape w…
population density
the average number of people living in a square mile or squar…
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Geography Vocabulary 7th Grade
Basin
Elevation
Drought
Erosion
Sunken area in a plateau between mountain ranges
Height above sea level
A period of lower than normal precipitation
The wearing away of Earth's surface by the movement of wind,…
Basin
Sunken area in a plateau between mountain ranges
Elevation
Height above sea level
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7th Grade Geography Basics
Physical Geography
Human Geography
Cardinal Directions
Secondary Directions
the study of physical features of the earth's surface (landfo…
The study of human activity and their relationship with the e…
North, South, East, West
Northwest, Northeast, Southwest, Southeast
Physical Geography
the study of physical features of the earth's surface (landfo…
Human Geography
The study of human activity and their relationship with the e…
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7th Grade Social Studies - Human Geography
Culture
Ethnic Group
Cultural Diffusion
Government System
The way of life of a group of people who share similar belief…
A group of people who share a common culture (history, langua…
The process of spreading new knowledge, skills, beliefs, or c…
The system that determines who has the power to rule, how the…
Culture
The way of life of a group of people who share similar belief…
Ethnic Group
A group of people who share a common culture (history, langua…
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7th grade geography vocabulary words
gulf
canal
peninsula
sea
part of a large body of water that extends into a shoreline,…
an artificial waterway or artificially improved river used fo…
a body of land jutting into a lake or ocean, surrounded on th…
a large body of water completely or partly surrounded by land
gulf
part of a large body of water that extends into a shoreline,…
canal
an artificial waterway or artificially improved river used fo…
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geography 7th grade vocabulary
Atmosphere
Civilization
Conservation
Cultural Diffusion
The envelope of gases surrounding the earth or any other plan…
The stage of human social development and organization that i…
the act of prevention of injury, decay, waste,or loss.
the spread of cultural beliefs and social activities from one…
Atmosphere
The envelope of gases surrounding the earth or any other plan…
Civilization
The stage of human social development and organization that i…
Geography Vocabulary 7th Grade
cataract
butte
volcano
strait
a very fast moving waterfall
A raised flat area with steep sides smaller than s Mesa.
An opening in earth's surface through which gases and magma e…
A narrow strip of water connecting two large bodies of water
cataract
a very fast moving waterfall
butte
A raised flat area with steep sides smaller than s Mesa.
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geography vocabulary~7th grade
bay
canyon
cape
coast
A body of water connected to an ocean or lake along the shore…
A deep valley with steep rock sides and often a stream or riv…
A high point of land that extends into a river, lake, or ocean.
The land along or near a sea or ocean
bay
A body of water connected to an ocean or lake along the shore…
canyon
A deep valley with steep rock sides and often a stream or riv…
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Human Skeleton Vocabulary 7th grade
head
upper jaw
lower jaw
backbones
skull or cranium
maxilla
mandible
vertebrae
head
skull or cranium
upper jaw
maxilla
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7th grade geography
Euphrates River
Tigris River
Persian Gulf
Strait of Hormuz
river which begins in Turkey and flows through Syria and Iraq
river north of the Euphrates that begins in Turkey and flows…
one of the major shipping routes for oil to be shipped out of…
this narrow waterway connects the Persian Gulf to the Arabian…
Euphrates River
river which begins in Turkey and flows through Syria and Iraq
Tigris River
river north of the Euphrates that begins in Turkey and flows…
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7th Grade Geography Chapter 5 Vocabulary
Appalachian Mountains
Great Lakes
Mississippi River
tributary
the main mountain range in the eastern United States
the largest group of freshwater lakes in the world
the longest and most important river in the United States
a smaller stream or river that flows into a larger stream or…
Appalachian Mountains
the main mountain range in the eastern United States
Great Lakes
the largest group of freshwater lakes in the world
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geography vocabulary 7th grade
What is a system that geographers use…
What circles the earth like a belt?
It divides the earth into half spheres…
A imaginary line that runs north to so…
Imaginary lines
Equator
Half spheres
Prime meridian
What is a system that geographers use…
Imaginary lines
What circles the earth like a belt?
Equator
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7th grade humanities vocabulary
envelop
franchise
finicky
annihilate
enclose or enfold completely with or as if with a covering
a business authorized to sell a company's goods or services
being exact or precise, especially about details
kill in large numbers
envelop
enclose or enfold completely with or as if with a covering
franchise
a business authorized to sell a company's goods or services
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7th Grade Geography Chapter 7 Vocabulary
Rio Bravo (Rio Grande)
peninsula
Baja California
Gulf of Mexico
a major river that forms part of the border between Mexico an…
a piece of land surrounded on three sides by water
a peninsula stretching from northern Mexico into the Pacific…
a part of the Atlantic Ocean that borders eastern Mexico
Rio Bravo (Rio Grande)
a major river that forms part of the border between Mexico an…
peninsula
a piece of land surrounded on three sides by water
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7th Grade Geography Chapter 5-1 Vocabulary
cordillera
timberline
contiguous
significant
a region of parallel mountain chains
the elevation above which it is too cold for trees to grow
joined together inside a common boundary
important
cordillera
a region of parallel mountain chains
timberline
the elevation above which it is too cold for trees to grow
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7th Grade / Themes of Geography Vocabulary
Geography
Environment
Spatial
Location
Study of people, places and environments.
The physical surroundings of a location
pertaining to space on the Earth's surface; sometimes used as…
The position of anything on Earth's surface.
Geography
Study of people, places and environments.
Environment
The physical surroundings of a location
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7th Grade Geography Chapter 6 Vocabulary
Rocky Mountains
St. Lawrence River
Niagara Falls
Canadian Shield
mountains extending north into western Canada from the wester…
important international waterway that links the Great Lakes t…
falls created by the waters of the Niagara River
a region of rocky uplands, lakes, and swamps
Rocky Mountains
mountains extending north into western Canada from the wester…
St. Lawrence River
important international waterway that links the Great Lakes t…
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Geography Key Vocabulary 7th Grade
Longitude/Meridians
Hemisphere
Political Map
Latitude/Parallels
Measures East or Wests of the Prime Meridian, Intersects at t…
Half of the earth; Northern, Southern, Western, Eastern
Map with countries & borders
Measures North or South of the Equator, Never intersects
Longitude/Meridians
Measures East or Wests of the Prime Meridian, Intersects at t…
Hemisphere
Half of the earth; Northern, Southern, Western, Eastern
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7th Grade Geography Chapter 4 Vocabulary
culture
culture trait
culture region
ethnic group
set of beliefs, values, and practices that a group of people…
an activity or behavior in which people often take part
an area in which people have many shared culture traits
group of people who share a common culture and ancestry
culture
set of beliefs, values, and practices that a group of people…
culture trait
an activity or behavior in which people often take part
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7th grade Geography Vocabulary Epic Charter
arable land
cultural diffusion
desertification
deforestation
Land that can be used to grow crops
The spread of ideas, customs, and technologies from one peopl…
Degradation of land, especially in semiarid areas, primarily…
The removal of trees faster than forests can replace themselv…
arable land
Land that can be used to grow crops
cultural diffusion
The spread of ideas, customs, and technologies from one peopl…
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7th grade Geography Vocabulary Epic Charter
arable land
cultural diffusion
desertification
deforestation
Land that can be used to grow crops
The spread of ideas, customs, and technologies from one peopl…
Degradation of land, especially in semiarid areas, primarily…
The removal of trees faster than forests can replace themselv…
arable land
Land that can be used to grow crops
cultural diffusion
The spread of ideas, customs, and technologies from one peopl…
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7th Grade Geography Terms
physical geography
cultural geography
geographer
contrast
the study of the earth's... landforms, weather, and plant and an…
the study of people and their... ways of life
person who studies the physical features,... products, political…
(n) difference; (v) to explain how things are... different
physical geography
the study of the earth's... landforms, weather, and plant and an…
cultural geography
the study of people and their... ways of life
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Human Body Vocabulary (7th grade)
Homeostasis
Organ System (Body System
Structure
Function
A body's ability to maintain a constant internal environment…
Two or more organs working together to perform a specific task
The physical appearance of something. They way it looks
The purpose of something, its job.
Homeostasis
A body's ability to maintain a constant internal environment…
Organ System (Body System
Two or more organs working together to perform a specific task
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7th Grade Geography Chapter 26 Vocabulary
loess
dynasty
dialect
Daoism
fertile, yellowish soil
a series of rulers from the same family line
a regional version of a language
stresses living simply and in harmony with nature
loess
fertile, yellowish soil
dynasty
a series of rulers from the same family line
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Exploring Our World 7th Grade Ch.3 Earth's Human and Cultural Geography Vocabulary Words
Deathrate
Birthrate
Famine
Population Density
Number of deaths per year
Number of births per year
Severe lack of food
Average number mod people living in a square mile
Deathrate
Number of deaths per year
Birthrate
Number of births per year
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7th Grade Physical Geography
Antarctica
Arabian Sea
Artic Ocean
Asia
Antarctica
Arabian Sea
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humans and ch2 geography 7th grade
prehistory
hominid
ancestor
tool
the time before there was writing.
an early ancestor of humans.
a relative who lived in the past.
any hand held object that was used been modified to help a pe…
prehistory
the time before there was writing.
hominid
an early ancestor of humans.
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7th Grade Geography Terms
source
bay
gulf
plateau
spring or lake where a river begins (originates)
A body of water that is partially enclosed by land (is usuall…
A large part of an ocean that extends into the land. It is us…
A large area of level land that is higher than surrounding la…
source
spring or lake where a river begins (originates)
bay
A body of water that is partially enclosed by land (is usuall…
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7th - Chapter 3 Human Geography
death rate
birthrate
doubling time
population distribution
the number of deaths compared to the total population
the number of babies born compared to the total population
the number of years it takes a population to double
the geographic pattern of where people live on Earth
death rate
the number of deaths compared to the total population
birthrate
the number of babies born compared to the total population
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7th Grade Geography Chapter 23 vocabulary
Congo Basin
basin
Congo River
Zambezi River
area in central Africa between some of the highest mountains…
a generally flat region surrounded by higher land such as mou…
a large river in Central Africa that empties into the Atlanti…
a river that flows east toward the Indian Ocean
Congo Basin
area in central Africa between some of the highest mountains…
basin
a generally flat region surrounded by higher land such as mou…
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7th Grade Geography Chapter 18 Vocabulary
Arabian Peninsula
Persian Gulf
Tigris River
Euphrates River
region that lies at the intersection of Africa, Asia and Euro…
body of water around which countries of Arabian Peninsula are…
a major river that flows across a low, flat plain in Iraq
a major river that flows across a low, flat plain in Iraq
Arabian Peninsula
region that lies at the intersection of Africa, Asia and Euro…
Persian Gulf
body of water around which countries of Arabian Peninsula are…
32 terms
7th Grade Geography and Landforms
Archipelago
Bay
River
Delta
A group of many islands in a large body of water
Part of an ocean or lake extending into land and usually smal…
A large stream of water that flows into a lake or ocean or ot…
A triangular deposit of sand and soil that collects at the mo…
Archipelago
A group of many islands in a large body of water
Bay
Part of an ocean or lake extending into land and usually smal…
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7th grade STA social studies human geography
Immigrant
Emigrant
Push factor
Pull factor
People who are entering a geographical area
People leaving a geographical area
Drives people away
Brings people in
Immigrant
People who are entering a geographical area
Emigrant
People leaving a geographical area
7th Grade Geography Powerpoint Vocabulary
Geography
Relative location
Absolute location
Place
the study of the Earth, it's physical features, and the peopl…
using landmarks or street names to find a location
using latitude and longitude to find a location
a location made up of the physical environment
Geography
the study of the Earth, it's physical features, and the peopl…
Relative location
using landmarks or street names to find a location
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7th Grade Geography - Chapter 11 Vocabulary
Crusades
Renaissance
Leonardo da Vinci
William Shakespeare
A series of military expeditions led by Western European Chri…
An era of creativity and learning in Western Europe from the…
1452-1519... Famous Artist and Scientist... He painted the Mona Lis…
Late 16th and early 17th Centuries... (Late 1500's - Early 1600'…
Crusades
A series of military expeditions led by Western European Chri…
Renaissance
An era of creativity and learning in Western Europe from the…
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Geography Vocabulary Max 7th grade
Geography
Cartography
Culture
Plain
The study of the earths physical and human features and the i…
Mapmaking
Behaviors and beliefs of a group of people
Area of level land,low elevation
Geography
The study of the earths physical and human features and the i…
Cartography
Mapmaking
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Geography Water vocabulary 7th Grade
Ocean
Lake
Bay
Channel
One of the four major bodies of salt water that surround the…
A sizable body of water
A part of a large body of water that extends to a shoreline,g…
Wide strait or waterway between two land masses that lie clos…
Ocean
One of the four major bodies of salt water that surround the…
Lake
A sizable body of water
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7th Grade Geography Chapter 10 vocabulary
Amazon River
Rio de la Plata
estuary
Pampas
river that flows across northern Brazil; the world's largest…
estuary fed by the Parana River
partially enclosed body of water where freshwater mixes with…
wide, grassy plains in central Argentina
Amazon River
river that flows across northern Brazil; the world's largest…
Rio de la Plata
estuary fed by the Parana River
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7th Grade Geography Chapter 5-2 Vocabulary
nomadic
pueblo
mission
frontier
describes a way of life in which a person or group lives by m…
a town built by the Pueblo people in the American Southwest
a Catholic-based community in the west
a region just beyond the edge of a settled area
nomadic
describes a way of life in which a person or group lives by m…
pueblo
a town built by the Pueblo people in the American Southwest
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7th grade Geography & Map Skills
Equator
Prime Meridian
Hemisphere
Legend
An imaginary (0 degrees latitude) line that divides the earth…
An imaginary ((0 degrees longitude) line that divides the ear…
1/2 of a sphere or globe.
The guide that tells what the symbols on a map stand for.
Equator
An imaginary (0 degrees latitude) line that divides the earth…
Prime Meridian
An imaginary ((0 degrees longitude) line that divides the ear…
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Geography Vocabulary SS 7th Grade
canal
desert
Fertile Crescent
irrigation
an artificial waterway
An extremely dry area with little water and few plants
A geographical area of fertile land in the Middle East stretc…
A way of supplying water to an area of land
canal
an artificial waterway
desert
An extremely dry area with little water and few plants
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