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History Chapter 2 and geography
garden of eden
fertile crescent
tigris river
euphrates river
beginning of history
fertile sol and crescent shape known as the cradle of civiliz…
it is arrow shaped
means that which makes fruitful
garden of eden
beginning of history
fertile crescent
fertile sol and crescent shape known as the cradle of civiliz…
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Chapter 2 History Geography
Cities:
Ocean:
Seas:
Countries:
London, Hamburg, Paris, Rome Constantinople
Atlantic Ocean
Mediterranean, North, Black Sea
France, England
Cities:
London, Hamburg, Paris, Rome Constantinople
Ocean:
Atlantic Ocean
History chapter 2 geography
Weather
Climate
Rotation
Revolution
Is tbe conditon of the bottom layer of the atmosphere and cha…
Is the term for weather patterns over a long period of time
Gives us night and day
When the earth goes all the way around the sun is called
Weather
Is tbe conditon of the bottom layer of the atmosphere and cha…
Climate
Is the term for weather patterns over a long period of time
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Explore World History Chapter 2 Geography
Continent
Ocean
Culture
Equator
one of seven large land masses on Earth
a vast body of salt water
a group of people sharing similar beliefs and behavior
an imaginary line around the middle of the earth
Continent
one of seven large land masses on Earth
Ocean
a vast body of salt water
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History/Geography - Chapter 2
Arctic
aurora borealis
Arctic Ocean
glaciers
the area between the North Pole and the northern timberline o…
also known as the northern lights
the smallest and coldest ocean on earth
large masses of ice that flow slowly over land
Arctic
the area between the North Pole and the northern timberline o…
aurora borealis
also known as the northern lights
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New World History and Geography Chapter 2
Arctic
Timberline
Aurora Borealis
Arctic Ocean
The area around the North Pole. It includes parts of North Am…
Elevation above which is too cold for trees to grow.
A colourful, glowing display in the sky caused when particles…
The smallest and coldest ocean on earth.
Arctic
The area around the North Pole. It includes parts of North Am…
Timberline
Elevation above which is too cold for trees to grow.
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Chapter 2- Old World History and Geography
archaelogists
Ur-Nammu
Nanna
Abraham
people who dig up and study the remains of ancient cities
king who ordered the ziggurat at Ur to be built
the Sumerian moon god
a famous citizen of Ur
archaelogists
people who dig up and study the remains of ancient cities
Ur-Nammu
king who ordered the ziggurat at Ur to be built
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Geography and History of the World (Chapter 2)
hydrosphere
lithosphere
atmosphere
biosphere
the watery areas of the Earth, including lakes, rivers, and o…
surface land areas of the Earth's crust, including continents…
a layer of gases that surrounds the Earth
the part of the Earth where life exists
hydrosphere
the watery areas of the Earth, including lakes, rivers, and o…
lithosphere
surface land areas of the Earth's crust, including continents…
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Chapter 2 history Texas Geography
Location
Environment
Plain
Barrier island
The site or position of a place or thing.
The surroundings in which people,plants,or animals live.
A large area of flat,or near flat,land.
A narrow island between the mainland and the ocean.
Location
The site or position of a place or thing.
Environment
The surroundings in which people,plants,or animals live.
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Geography and World History Chapter 2
tectonic plate
earthquake
tsunami
volcano
an enormous moving shelf that forms the earth's crust
a sometimes violent movement of the earth, produced when tect…
a gaint ocean wave, caused by an underwater earthquake or vol…
a natural event, formed when magma, gasses, and water from th…
tectonic plate
an enormous moving shelf that forms the earth's crust
earthquake
a sometimes violent movement of the earth, produced when tect…
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Chapter 2 Geography/World History
Continent
core
magma
crust
a landmass above water on the earth
the earths center made up of iron and nickle; the inner core…
the molten rock material formed when solid rock in the earths…
the thin rock layers making up the earths surface
Continent
a landmass above water on the earth
core
the earths center made up of iron and nickle; the inner core…
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World History and Geography Chapter 2
Artic
Timberline
Aurora Borealis
Glaciers
The North Pole and the surrounding areas
The point where trees cannot grow
Northern Lights
Large masses of ice that flow slowly over land
Artic
The North Pole and the surrounding areas
Timberline
The point where trees cannot grow
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World history and geography chapter 2
Revolution
Domesticate
Surplus
Specialization
A complete change in ways of thinking, working, or living
To change the growth of plants or behavior of animals in ways…
More than they needed to feed themselves
Occurs when people spend most of their time working at a sing…
Revolution
A complete change in ways of thinking, working, or living
Domesticate
To change the growth of plants or behavior of animals in ways…
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New World History and Geography Chapter 2
Arctic
Timberline
Aurora Borealis
Arctic Ocean
The area around the North Pole. It includes parts of North Am…
Elevation above which is too cold for trees to grow.
A colourful, glowing display in the sky caused when particles…
The smallest and coldest ocean on earth.
Arctic
The area around the North Pole. It includes parts of North Am…
Timberline
Elevation above which is too cold for trees to grow.
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Old World History & Geography Chapter 2
civilization
irrigation
pictographs
cuneiform
is a country or people who have developed to a great extent t…
supplying land with water by means of ditches, channels, or s…
pictures of what the writer was trying to represent
with a reed or with a sharp instrument, the writers made ther…
civilization
is a country or people who have developed to a great extent t…
irrigation
supplying land with water by means of ditches, channels, or s…
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History and Geography Chapter 1
Atheist :
Beatitude :
Covenant :
Crucifixion :
Someone who does not believe in any divine being
A blessing or declaration of how someone will be rewarded
A relationship in which two parties agree to depend on each o…
A form of execution in which a person is nailed or tied to a…
Atheist :
Someone who does not believe in any divine being
Beatitude :
A blessing or declaration of how someone will be rewarded
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New World History & Geography Chapter 2
Where does the tundra get its nickname…
What is the name for permanently froze…
What are the people of northern Alaska…
What are the people called in Greenlan…
From when the sun shines all day and all night
Permafrost
Eskimos
Inuits
Where does the tundra get its nickname…
From when the sun shines all day and all night
What is the name for permanently froze…
Permafrost
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World History & Geography McGraw Hill Chapter 2
Egyptian Cities and Geography
What Egyptian geographical points prot…
What makes the Nile so great
Egyptian Government
-located near in/near the Sahara Desert and the Nile River... -T…
-the Sahara Desert... -the Red Sea... -the Mediterranean Sea... -the r…
1. It was a great river, very reliable, and it would flood on…
-The Pharaohs were a dynasty, they passed power through the f…
Egyptian Cities and Geography
-located near in/near the Sahara Desert and the Nile River... -T…
What Egyptian geographical points prot…
-the Sahara Desert... -the Red Sea... -the Mediterranean Sea... -the r…
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Chapter 2 Vocab World Geography and History
Hydrosphere
Drainage basin
Crust
Epicenter
Made up of water elements on the earth including oceans, rive…
An area drained by a major river and its tributaries
The thin layer of rock at the surface of the earth
The point on the earth's surface directly above the beginning…
Hydrosphere
Made up of water elements on the earth including oceans, rive…
Drainage basin
An area drained by a major river and its tributaries
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History- Geography
Mexico
Panama
Alabama
Virgina
Mexico
Panama
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Geography History World: Chapter 2 Vocab
Continent
Solar System
Core
Mantle
A landmass above water on the water.
Consists of the sun and nine known planets, as well as other…
the earths center, made up of iron, and nickel; the inner cor…
A rock layer about 1800 miles thick that is between the earth…
Continent
A landmass above water on the water.
Solar System
Consists of the sun and nine known planets, as well as other…
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Global History & Geography Chapter 2 Vocabulary
Fertile Crescent-
Mesopotamia-
Sumer-
The Epic of Gilgamesh-
region of the Middle East in which civilizations first arose
region within the Fertile Crescent that lies between Tigris a…
Site of the world's first civilization, located in southeaste…
a Mesopotamian narrative poem which was first told orally in…
Fertile Crescent-
region of the Middle East in which civilizations first arose
Mesopotamia-
region within the Fertile Crescent that lies between Tigris a…
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Geography & World History Chapter 2 Vocab
Continent
Solar System
Core
Mantle
One of the main landmasses of the globe, usually reckoned as…
The sun together with all the planets and other bodies that r…
The central, innermost, or most essential part of anything
Something that covers, envelops, or conceals
Continent
One of the main landmasses of the globe, usually reckoned as…
Solar System
The sun together with all the planets and other bodies that r…
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Old World History & Geography Chapter 2
Fertile Crescent
Asia
Tibet
Petra
Cradle of Civilization, a long curved strip of land in Asia k…
the world's largest continent
known as the Roof of the World
known as the rose-red city
Fertile Crescent
Cradle of Civilization, a long curved strip of land in Asia k…
Asia
the world's largest continent
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Old World History and Geography Chapter 2
Define "civilization"
Define "irrigation"
Define "pictographs"
Define "cuneiform"
a country or a people who have developed to a great extent th…
Supplying land with water by means of ditches, channels, or s…
pictures that represent ideas
early form of writing with wedge shaped markings standing for…
Define "civilization"
a country or a people who have developed to a great extent th…
Define "irrigation"
Supplying land with water by means of ditches, channels, or s…
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Chapter 2 Studying Geography, Economics, and Citizenship (History)
The act of running a business and taki…
A producer wants to
When a good is scarce, it means that
What you give up when you choose one t…
entrepreneurship
buy goods while paying the lowest price
it is hard to find and likely to cost more
opportunity cost
The act of running a business and taki…
entrepreneurship
A producer wants to
buy goods while paying the lowest price
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Chapter 2 and 3 Vocab World History + Geography
Moluccas
Prince Henry
cartographers
Vasco da Gama
an island chain in present-day Indonesia
he led the way in sponsoring exploration for Portugal
map makers
a Portuguese navigator who followed in Dias's footsteps
Moluccas
an island chain in present-day Indonesia
Prince Henry
he led the way in sponsoring exploration for Portugal
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World History Chapter 2 Geography, Economics, and Citizenship
Hemispheres
Latitude
Longitude
Projection
a "half sphere," used to refer to one-half of the globe when…
imaginary lines that circle the Earth parallel to the Equator.
imaginary lines that circle the Earth from pole to pole, meas…
a way of showing the round Earth on a flat map
Hemispheres
a "half sphere," used to refer to one-half of the globe when…
Latitude
imaginary lines that circle the Earth parallel to the Equator.
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my world history and geography chapter 2
oasis
bedouin
hijra
kaaba
place in the desert where water can be found
arab nomad
Muhammad's migration with his followers from Mecca to Medina
a shrine in Mecca that is the most important islamic holy site
oasis
place in the desert where water can be found
bedouin
arab nomad
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US History and Geography Chapter 2 Study Guide
Washington D.C.
Washington's Cabinet
Washington's Warning
Nominees for the Election of 1763
-land between Virginia and Maryland... -moved from New York to a…
Sec. Treasury: Alexander Hamilton... Sec. State: Thomas Jefferso…
Sectionalism: the division of the nation due to interests... als…
Fed: John Adams (winner)... Dem-Rep: Thomas Jefferson
Washington D.C.
-land between Virginia and Maryland... -moved from New York to a…
Washington's Cabinet
Sec. Treasury: Alexander Hamilton... Sec. State: Thomas Jefferso…
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History Geography
Melanesia Oceania Islands
Micronesia Oceania Islands
Polynesia Oceania Islands
East sea (sea of Japan)
East Timor... Fiji... New Caledonia ... Papa New Guinea ... Solomon Islan…
Guam ... Kiribati ... Marshall Islands ... Federate states of Micrones…
American Samoa ... Cook Islands ... French Polynesia ... Nive ... Pitcair…
The sea in between japan
Melanesia Oceania Islands
East Timor... Fiji... New Caledonia ... Papa New Guinea ... Solomon Islan…
Micronesia Oceania Islands
Guam ... Kiribati ... Marshall Islands ... Federate states of Micrones…
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Geography and History of the world chapter 2 vocab terms
Continent
Solar System
Core
Mantle
A land mass above water on earth
Consists of the sun and 9 known planets, as well as other cel…
The Earths center, made up of iron, nickle; the innercore is…
A rock layer about 1,800 miles thick and that is between the…
Continent
A land mass above water on earth
Solar System
Consists of the sun and 9 known planets, as well as other cel…
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Chapter 2 Geography and History of TheWorld Vocab
Continent
Solar system
Core
Mantel
A land mass above water on the earth
Consists of the sun and nine known planets , as well as other…
The earth's center, made up of iron and nickel; the inner cor…
A rock layer about 1,800 miles thick that is between the eart…
Continent
A land mass above water on the earth
Solar system
Consists of the sun and nine known planets , as well as other…
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Geography Chapter 2
core
mantle
magma
crust
The central part of the earth below the mantle
The layer of hot, solid material between Earth's crust and co…
Molten rock beneath the earth's surface
Earth's outermost layer.
core
The central part of the earth below the mantle
mantle
The layer of hot, solid material between Earth's crust and co…
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Chapter 2 Promised Land (geography, History)
Assyria
Babylon(ia)
Canaan
Dead Sea
Kingdom in Northern Mesopotamia that ruled most of the Ancien…
Kingdom in Southern Mesopotamia that ruled much of the Near E…
The name of the Promised Land before the Israelite conquest.…
Large body of water in the rift valley into which the Jordon…
Assyria
Kingdom in Northern Mesopotamia that ruled most of the Ancien…
Babylon(ia)
Kingdom in Southern Mesopotamia that ruled much of the Near E…
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Geography Chapter 2 Vocabulary
water vapor
water cycle
evaporation
condensation
water in the form of gas
water goes from the oceans to the air to the ground and final…
the sun's heat turns liquid water into water vapor
process where water vapor turns back into a liquid
water vapor
water in the form of gas
water cycle
water goes from the oceans to the air to the ground and final…
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geography & history of the world chapter 2 test
what is the longest river in the world
what was the key to Egyptian civilizat…
what is Egyptian silt
where actually is upper Egypt? and whe…
nile river
the nile river
kemet
in the south; in the north ... (they are opposite)
what is the longest river in the world
nile river
what was the key to Egyptian civilizat…
the nile river
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Chapter 2 Physical Geography
Continents
Solar System
Magma
Lithosphere
Landmasses above water on earth.
The sun and eight known planets are apart of this...
Molten rock that forms from the mantle and rises through the…
The solid rock portion of the earth's surface.
Continents
Landmasses above water on earth.
Solar System
The sun and eight known planets are apart of this...
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History Ch 2 and Geography
The Fertile Crescent is also called th…
Two rivers that flow through the Ferti…
"Tigris" means
"Euphrates" means
Earth's earliest people lived there
1. Tigris, 2. Euphrates
arrow
that which makes fruitful
The Fertile Crescent is also called th…
Earth's earliest people lived there
Two rivers that flow through the Ferti…
1. Tigris, 2. Euphrates
Unit 2 Chapter 3 Europe Geography & History
democracy
city-state
golden age
philosopher
a form of government by the people, in which citizens often e…
an independent state made up of a city and the territories de…
a period of great wealth, culture, and democracy in Greece
a person who examines questions about the universe and search…
democracy
a form of government by the people, in which citizens often e…
city-state
an independent state made up of a city and the territories de…
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History Geography ch.2
Globe
Hemisphere
Equator
Prime meridian
A spherical scale model for the planet
the Earth divided into "half spheres"
0 degrees latitude
0 degrees longitude
Globe
A spherical scale model for the planet
Hemisphere
the Earth divided into "half spheres"
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chapter one: geography & history
hemisphere
equator
prime meridian
cardinal directions
half of sphere;half of earth
divides the earth into two hemisphere
an imaginary line that divides the earth into western & easte…
North, South, East, West
hemisphere
half of sphere;half of earth
equator
divides the earth into two hemisphere
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1-Introduction to History and Geography
geography
economics
government
culture
the study of the Earth and its people
the way goods and services are made and sold
the people who control an organization
the unique way of life of a group of people
geography
the study of the Earth and its people
economics
the way goods and services are made and sold
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5th Grade Old World History & Geography Chapter 2
Fertile Crescent
Asia
Tibet
Petra
Cradle of Civilization, a long curved strip of land in Asia k…
the world's largest continent
known as the Roof of the World
known as the rose-red city
Fertile Crescent
Cradle of Civilization, a long curved strip of land in Asia k…
Asia
the world's largest continent
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Geography Chapter 2 Vocabulary
accurate
revolution
solstice
Equinox
correct and true in every detail
Earth's yearlong elliptical orbit around the sun
when Earth's rotation axis is tilted directly toward or away…
Either of two times of the year when the sun crosses the plan…
accurate
correct and true in every detail
revolution
Earth's yearlong elliptical orbit around the sun
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Chapter 2 Geography Terms
Landform
Mountain
Hill
Erosion
A physical feature on Earth's surface
An area of rugged land, rising over 2,000 feet
A small area of land that is higher than the land around it.
Processes by which rock, sand, and soil are broken down and c…
Landform
A physical feature on Earth's surface
Mountain
An area of rugged land, rising over 2,000 feet
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Texas Geography Chapter 2
Bar Graph
Line Graph
Pie chart
Flowchart
A data display that uses bars to represent numbers
A graph that is used to show change over time or continuous d…
Chart that shows the relationship of a part to a whole
a graphic that shows the sequence of steps in a process, typi…
Bar Graph
A data display that uses bars to represent numbers
Line Graph
A graph that is used to show change over time or continuous d…
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5th Grade Old World History & Geography Chapter 2
Fertile Crescent
Asia
Tigris River
Euphrates River
Cradle of Civilization, a long curved strip of land in Asia k…
the world's largest continent
one of two rivers in the Fertile Crescent, name means arrow
one of two rivers in the Fertile Crescent, name means that wh…
Fertile Crescent
Cradle of Civilization, a long curved strip of land in Asia k…
Asia
the world's largest continent
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5th Grade Old World History & Geography Chapter 2
Fertile Crescent
Asia
Tibet
Petra
Cradle of Civilization, a long curved strip of land in Asia k…
the world's largest continent
known as the Roof of the World
known as the rose-red city
Fertile Crescent
Cradle of Civilization, a long curved strip of land in Asia k…
Asia
the world's largest continent
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