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18 terms
CLAA World Chronology - Lesson 1
3500 BC - 750 BC
3500 BC
750 BC
750 BC to 500 AD
Ancient World
Sumerian Civilization
Homer
Classical World
3500 BC - 750 BC
Ancient World
3500 BC
Sumerian Civilization
CLAA World Chronology
3500 BC to 750 BC
2000 BC to 1780 BC
1450 BC to 1410 BC
750 BC to 500 AD
The Ancient world
Life of Abraham
Hebrew Exodus
The Classical world
3500 BC to 750 BC
The Ancient world
2000 BC to 1780 BC
Life of Abraham
27 terms
World History, CLAA LMS: Ancient World (event & date)
THE ANCIENT WORLD
ANCIENT SUMERIA BEGINS
ANCIENT EGYPT BEGINS
LIFE OF NOAH
3500-750 BC
3500 BC
2900 BC
2845-1885 BC
THE ANCIENT WORLD
3500-750 BC
ANCIENT SUMERIA BEGINS
3500 BC
13 terms
CLAA Directed Studies World Chronology Memory Work
3500 BC - 750 BC
2000 BC - 1780 BC
1450 BC - 1410 BC
1200 BC
Ancient World
Life of Abraham
Hebrew Exodus
Trojan War
3500 BC - 750 BC
Ancient World
2000 BC - 1780 BC
Life of Abraham
28 terms
CLAA Directed Studies Latin Vocabulary Lesson 2 Mundus (The World)
caelum
habere
ignis
et
heaven
to have
fire
and
caelum
heaven
habere
to have
28 terms
CLAA Online: Lesson 3, Mundus ( The World) Vocabulary
Heaven
has
fire
stars
Caelum
habet
ignem
stellas
Heaven
Caelum
has
habet
23 terms
World Geography
Geography
Meteorology
Cartography
Longitude
The study of everything.
The study of the weather.
The Study of maps.
Imaginary lines that run north and south.
Geography
The study of everything.
Meteorology
The study of the weather.
13 terms
World Geography
North America
South America
Africa
Europe
One of the seven large areas of land on the earth
One of the seven large areas of land on the earth
One of the seven large areas of land on the earth
One of the seven large areas of land on the earth that
North America
One of the seven large areas of land on the earth
South America
One of the seven large areas of land on the earth
World Geography
Canada
United States
Mexico
Guatemala
Canada
United States
World War 1 Ms. James claas
John P. Pershing
Militarism
Allied powers
Zimmerman note
John Joseph "Black Jack" Pershing, was the general in the Uni…
aggressively building up a nation's armed forces in preparati…
France, Russia, Great Britian
Germany's attempt to have Mexico invade the U.S. to prevent t…
John P. Pershing
John Joseph "Black Jack" Pershing, was the general in the Uni…
Militarism
aggressively building up a nation's armed forces in preparati…
24 terms
World Geography
North America
Central America
Caribbean
South America
North America
Central America
6 terms
CLAA Online: Lesson 3 Mundus(the World) Latin sentences
Caelum habet ignem et stellas.
Nubes pendent in aere.
Aves volant sub nubibus.
Pisces natant in aqua.
The Heaven had fire and stars.
The clouds hang in the air.
Birds fly under the clouds.
Fishes swim in the water.
Caelum habet ignem et stellas.
The Heaven had fire and stars.
Nubes pendent in aere.
The clouds hang in the air.
22 terms
World Geography
4 oceans
7 continents
TALDOGS
Physical geography
There are 4 major bodies of water , They are the Pacific ocea…
There are 7 major land divisions , They are North America , S…
TALDOGS tell the parts of a map and the letters mean ... T : tit…
covers the topics relating to the surface of the earth.
4 oceans
There are 4 major bodies of water , They are the Pacific ocea…
7 continents
There are 7 major land divisions , They are North America , S…
World Geography Midterm: Geography
Equator
Tropic of Cancer
Tropic of Capricorn
Prime Meridian
halfway line between the north and south poles
northernmost point of the earth to receive direct sun rays (a…
southernmost point of the earth to receive direct sun rays (a…
a North/South line that runs through Greenwich, England
Equator
halfway line between the north and south poles
Tropic of Cancer
northernmost point of the earth to receive direct sun rays (a…
CLAA World Chronology dates 3500 BC - 476 AD
Ancient World
Abraham
Hebrew Exodus
Trojan War
3500 BC - 750 BC
2000 BC - 1780 BC
1450 BC - 1410 BC
1200 BC
Ancient World
3500 BC - 750 BC
Abraham
2000 BC - 1780 BC
28 terms
World Geography
North America
Central America
Caribbean
South America
North America
Central America
66 terms
World Geography
Globe
map
cartographer
great circle
a round model of the Earth
A two-dimensional, or flat, representation of Earth's surface…
map maker
follows the curve of the earth the shortest distance
Globe
a round model of the Earth
map
A two-dimensional, or flat, representation of Earth's surface…
10 terms
WORLD GEOGRAPHY
continent
country
city
village
a very large area that includes many contries
a nation or area of land that is politically controlled by on…
a large group of people and buildings that serve as a centre…
A community of people smaller than a town or city
continent
a very large area that includes many contries
country
a nation or area of land that is politically controlled by on…
World Geography
map
landform
boundary
population
a picture that shows the rivers, mountains, streets, etc., in…
a natural feature of the Earth's surface
something (such as a river or an imaginary line) that shows w…
the number of people who live in a place
map
a picture that shows the rivers, mountains, streets, etc., in…
landform
a natural feature of the Earth's surface
100 terms
World Geography
China
Japan
Mongolia
North Korea
China
Japan
17 terms
World Geography Economic Geography
Market Economy
Free enterprise
Capitalism
Command economy
an economy that relies chiefly on market forces to allocate g…
the freedom of individuals to start and operate private busin…
an economic system based on private ownership of capital
An economic system in which the government controls a country…
Market Economy
an economy that relies chiefly on market forces to allocate g…
Free enterprise
the freedom of individuals to start and operate private busin…
17 terms
World Geography
monotheism
prophet
mosque
stateless nation
belief that there is only one God.
messenger of God
Islamic place of worship
an ethnic group without a formal country
monotheism
belief that there is only one God.
prophet
messenger of God
14 terms
Geography of the World
Location
Place
Region
Movement
Absolute (specific) as in coordinates of a map using longitud…
A place is an area that is defined by everything in it. All p…
an area that is defined by certain similar characteristics. T…
the way people, products, information and ideas move from one…
Location
Absolute (specific) as in coordinates of a map using longitud…
Place
A place is an area that is defined by everything in it. All p…
29 terms
World Geography Unit 2
Rust Belt
Tornado Alley
Great Plains (Bread Basket)
Silicon Valley
Formerly known as the Manufacturing Belt, numerous factories…
A large section of the Great Plains from Texas to Nebraska wh…
Grassland prairies that stretch from south central Canada sou…
Home to about 20 of the world's 100 largest high-tech compani…
Rust Belt
Formerly known as the Manufacturing Belt, numerous factories…
Tornado Alley
A large section of the Great Plains from Texas to Nebraska wh…
62 terms
World Geography - Basics of Geography
Relative Location
Absolute Location
Lines of Latitude
Lines of Longitude
where a place is compared to something that is commonly known.
the exact place on the earth where a geographic feature is fo…
run parallel to the Equator.
measures degrees from the Prime Meridian.
Relative Location
where a place is compared to something that is commonly known.
Absolute Location
the exact place on the earth where a geographic feature is fo…
12 terms
World Geography
Middle East
Russia
Latin America
South East Asia
Region pictured here
Nation pictured here
Region pictured here
Region pictured here
Middle East
Region pictured here
Russia
Nation pictured here
World Geography Unit 1
latitude
longitude
hemisphere
parallels
measures north or south of the equator
measures east or west of the prime meridian
halves of the earth
lines that cir
latitude
measures north or south of the equator
longitude
measures east or west of the prime meridian
World Geography
Globe
map
cartographer
great circle
a round model of the Earth
A two-dimensional, or flat, representation of Earth's surface…
map maker
follows the curve of the earth the shortest distance
Globe
a round model of the Earth
map
A two-dimensional, or flat, representation of Earth's surface…
World Geography Unit 1
absolute location
relative location
physical characteristics
human characteristics
allows us to pinpoint the exact location of any point on Eart…
Refers to the way a place is perceived and how that place rel…
topography, climate, vegetation, wildlife
agriculture, architecture, religion, economics
absolute location
allows us to pinpoint the exact location of any point on Eart…
relative location
Refers to the way a place is perceived and how that place rel…
20 terms
World Geography
Natural resource
Recyclable resource
Nonrenewable resource
Manufacturing
A material that humans take from the natural environment to s…
This process of recycling as well as reusing the recycled mat…
Natural resource that exists in a limited supply.
Make (something) on a large scale using machinery.
Natural resource
A material that humans take from the natural environment to s…
Recyclable resource
This process of recycling as well as reusing the recycled mat…
36 terms
World Geography Vocabulary
Absolute Location
Relative Location
Latitude
Longitude
A point on the earth's surface expressed by a coordinate syst…
The description of a place with respect to its environment an…
A measurement, in degrees, of a place's distance north or sou…
A measurement, in degrees, of a place's distance east or west…
Absolute Location
A point on the earth's surface expressed by a coordinate syst…
Relative Location
The description of a place with respect to its environment an…
14 terms
World Geography
harbor
landform
biosphere
hydrologic cycle
a sheltered area of water deep enough for docking large ships
a naturally formed feature on earth's surface
all parts of the earth where plants and animals live
continuous circulation of water among the atmosphere, oceans,…
harbor
a sheltered area of water deep enough for docking large ships
landform
a naturally formed feature on earth's surface
38 terms
World Geography Chapter 10
Mexico is boared by the ___________ to…
Mexico is ____ the size of the United…
_________ largest nation.
Mexico comes from _______ an older nam…
Untied States , Belize , Guatemala
1/5 , 3 times
Eight
Mexica , Aztecs
Mexico is boared by the ___________ to…
Untied States , Belize , Guatemala
Mexico is ____ the size of the United…
1/5 , 3 times
20 terms
Chapter 2 World Geography
weather
climate
rotation
revolution
Condition of earths atmosphere at a particular time and place
Overall weather in an area over a long period of time
Earth spinning on it's axis
Earth's yearly orbit around the Sun
weather
Condition of earths atmosphere at a particular time and place
climate
Overall weather in an area over a long period of time
13 terms
World Geography
North America
South America
Africa
Europe
One of the seven large areas of land on the earth
One of the seven large areas of land on the earth
One of the seven large areas of land on the earth
One of the seven large areas of land on the earth that
North America
One of the seven large areas of land on the earth
South America
One of the seven large areas of land on the earth
76 terms
World Geography Vocabulary
Social Organization
Nuclear Family
Extended Family
Social Classes
The way a culture divides its society into smaller structures…
Small family unit = husband, wife, kids
several generations in one household
ranking of people according to status in society
Social Organization
The way a culture divides its society into smaller structures…
Nuclear Family
Small family unit = husband, wife, kids
31 terms
Chapter 1 World Geography
geography
geographic information systems (GIS)
absolute location
relative location
Is the study of people, environments and their resources.
a computer system that stores, organizes, analyzes, and displ…
Exact location of a place on the earth described by global co…
Location in relation to other places.
geography
Is the study of people, environments and their resources.
geographic information systems (GIS)
a computer system that stores, organizes, analyzes, and displ…
39 terms
World Geography: Tools of Geography
map
cartographer
projection
GIS
a diagrammatic 2 D representation of the earth's surface (or…
a person who makes maps
the system used to transfer locations from earth's surface to…
Geographic Information System
map
a diagrammatic 2 D representation of the earth's surface (or…
cartographer
a person who makes maps
13 terms
World Geo: Urban Geography
Urban Geography
Urbanization
Cities
Suburbs
study of how people use space in cities.
the dramatic rise in the number of cities and the changes in…
Areas with large populations that also serve as centers of bu…
The built-up area around the central city. Mostly residential…
Urban Geography
study of how people use space in cities.
Urbanization
the dramatic rise in the number of cities and the changes in…
8 terms
World Geography
latitude
longitude
equator
prime meridian
positions north and south on the globe
positions east and west o the globe
0 degrees north and south on the globe
0 degrees east and west on the globe
latitude
positions north and south on the globe
longitude
positions east and west o the globe
22 terms
Chapter 3 World Geography
culture
population density
birthrate
immigrant
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
Number of individuals per unit area
Number of live births per 1000 population in a given year.
A person who comes to a country where they were not born in o…
culture
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
population density
Number of individuals per unit area
15 terms
World Geography
North America
South America
Africa
Asia
North America
South America
World Geography Culture Vocabulary
Culture
Language family
Society
Ethnic group
Way of life of a group of people who share similar traits, in…
Group of related languages that have all revolped fron one ea…
A group that shares a geographic. Region, a sense of identity…
Refers to a specific grout. That shares a language. Customs,…
Culture
Way of life of a group of people who share similar traits, in…
Language family
Group of related languages that have all revolped fron one ea…
26 terms
World Geography Pre-AP
When a rock band moves to different co…
Government determines and regulates th…
A region's system for transporting its…
The total knowledge, attitudes and beh…
Diffusion
Command economy
Infrastructure
Culture
When a rock band moves to different co…
Diffusion
Government determines and regulates th…
Command economy
24 terms
World Geography
Turkey
Georgia
Armenia
Azerbaijan
Ankara
T'Bilisi
Yerevan
Baku
Turkey
Ankara
Georgia
T'Bilisi
112 terms
World Geography: The Basics of Geography
Economy
Economic system
Command economy
Market economy
n. the production and exchange of goods and services among a…
n. the way people produce and exchange goods.
n. a type of economic system in which production of goods and…
n. a type of economic system in which the production of goods…
Economy
n. the production and exchange of goods and services among a…
Economic system
n. the way people produce and exchange goods.
167 terms
World Geography
Algeria
Angola
Benin
Botswana
Algeria
Angola
30 terms
World Geography US and Canada
Appalachian Mountains
Assimilation
Beringia
Canadian Shield
A mountain range in eastern North America which creates a bar…
The process of adjusting to the customs and attitudes of a gr…
A region around Russia, Alaska and Northern Canada, where the…
A large area of exposed rock that forms the core of North Ame…
Appalachian Mountains
A mountain range in eastern North America which creates a bar…
Assimilation
The process of adjusting to the customs and attitudes of a gr…
38 terms
World Geography
sierra nevada mountains
appalachian mountains
cascade mountains
rockies mountains
sierra nevada mountains
appalachian mountains
33 terms
7/8 World Geography
culture
ethnic group
dialect
democracy
the way of life a people follow
a group of people who share a common history, language, relig…
local form of a language that differs from the same language…
a form of limited government where power rests with the peopl…
culture
the way of life a people follow
ethnic group
a group of people who share a common history, language, relig…
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