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World Regional Geography Final Exam chapter 6
What kind of Continent is Africa?
How is Africa's foundry framework a co…
Where is the largest refugee populatio…
the livelihood of most africans depend…
Plateau
Because Europeans drew out the boundaries without any knowled…
Rwanda and Liberia
farming
What kind of Continent is Africa?
Plateau
How is Africa's foundry framework a co…
Because Europeans drew out the boundaries without any knowled…
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World Regional Geography chapter 6
How is Africa's foundry framework a co…
Where is the largest refugee populatio…
the livelihood of most africans depend…
Africa exports what two things to Euro…
Because Europeans drew out the boundaries without any knowled…
Rwanda and Liberia
farming
flowers and vegetables
How is Africa's foundry framework a co…
Because Europeans drew out the boundaries without any knowled…
Where is the largest refugee populatio…
Rwanda and Liberia
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World Regional Geography - Chapter 6
Male protesters targeted violence at f…
What term describes the general drying…
Which of the following is NOT true of…
Another term for land sinking:
True
Desertification
It is being replenished by mountain runoff.
sibsidence.
Male protesters targeted violence at f…
True
What term describes the general drying…
Desertification
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Geography Regions Chapter 6 Vocab
Human Evolution
Rift Valley
Continental Drift
State Formation
Long-term biological maturation of the human species. Geograp…
The trough or trench that forms when a thinning strip of the…
The slow movement of continents controlled by the processes a…
The creation of a state, exemplifying traditions of human ter…
Human Evolution
Long-term biological maturation of the human species. Geograp…
Rift Valley
The trough or trench that forms when a thinning strip of the…
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World Regional Geography Chapter 6-8
Rift Valleys
Hypothesis of continental drift and Pa…
Land tenure in Africa
Process of land alienation
Lakes lie in deep trenches that are called rift valleys. Thes…
Alfred Wegener used Africa's physiography as a key piece of e…
Land tenure refers to the way people own, occupy, and use lan…
Colonial planners initiated a process of land alienation and…
Rift Valleys
Lakes lie in deep trenches that are called rift valleys. Thes…
Hypothesis of continental drift and Pa…
Alfred Wegener used Africa's physiography as a key piece of e…
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SS 9 - Chapter 6 Regional Geography of North America
region
tectonic
fold mountains
volcanic mountains
an area with similar characteristics
to do with the structure of the Earth's crust
mountains created by the bending of rock layers
mountains created by breaks in the Earth's crust
region
an area with similar characteristics
tectonic
to do with the structure of the Earth's crust
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SS 9 - Chapter 6 Regional Geography of North America
region
tectonic
fold mountains
volcanic mountains
an area with similar characteristics
to do with the structure of the Earth's crust
mountains created by the bending of rock layers
mountains created by breaks in the Earth's crust
region
an area with similar characteristics
tectonic
to do with the structure of the Earth's crust
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Regional Geography Chapter 6: Middle East and North Africa
Afro-Asiatic Language Family
al-Aqsa Infitada
al-Aqsa Mosque
Alawite
A language family that includes Semitic languages such as Ara…
A Palestinian uprising, beginning in 2000, triggered by Israe…
A sacred Islamic site on the Temple Mount in Jerusalem.
A minority Shiite Muslim group
Afro-Asiatic Language Family
A language family that includes Semitic languages such as Ara…
al-Aqsa Infitada
A Palestinian uprising, beginning in 2000, triggered by Israe…
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World Regional Geography- Chapter 6 (part 1)
"Axis of Evil"
"New Rome"
al-Aqsa Mosque
Almsgiving
Iran, Iraq & North Korea
The Byzentine Civilization that developed in Constantinople
A sacred congregational site on the Temple Mount
Requirement to give a fixed proportion of their income to cha…
"Axis of Evil"
Iran, Iraq & North Korea
"New Rome"
The Byzentine Civilization that developed in Constantinople
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The Regional Geography of Canada 6 Ed. By Bone Chapter 6
What's the largest province in Canada?
*Eeyou Istchee
What aboriginal groups live in Quebec?
Did the James Bay Agreement lead to th…
Quebec
James Bay Cree
James Bay Cree and Inuit of Nunavik
yes... -it lead to the 1975 James Bay Northern Quebec Agreement
What's the largest province in Canada?
Quebec
*Eeyou Istchee
James Bay Cree
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World Regional Geography: Chapter 6 - Module 1
1982 Lebanese War
Alawite
Ayatollah
Basin Irrigation
One facet of a larger war in Lebanon involving both civil str…
an offshoot of Shiite Islam
Ruhollah Khomeiea who was an elderly critic of the regime who…
people captured and stored in built up embankments the flood…
1982 Lebanese War
One facet of a larger war in Lebanon involving both civil str…
Alawite
an offshoot of Shiite Islam
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World Regional Geography Test 7; Chapter 6
Five major interior basins averaging a…
four barriers
djouf basin... chad basin... sudan basin... zai…
how much of Africa is wetlands
1. djouf... 2. cahd... 3. sudan... 4. zaire (the congo)... 5. kalahari
1. coastal mtns... 2. coastal deserts... 3. massive continent with…
debo swamp... lake chad... the sudd... ubangi swamp... okavango swamp
38% of area is in wetlands
Five major interior basins averaging a…
1. djouf... 2. cahd... 3. sudan... 4. zaire (the congo)... 5. kalahari
four barriers
1. coastal mtns... 2. coastal deserts... 3. massive continent with…
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World Regional Geography (Joseph J. Hobbs) - Chapter 6
Population of Middle East & Northern A…
Three dominant climate types for Middl…
Capital of Oman:
Capital of Syria
500 million
Mediterranean, Desert, Semiarid/ steppe
Muscat
Damascus
Population of Middle East & Northern A…
500 million
Three dominant climate types for Middl…
Mediterranean, Desert, Semiarid/ steppe
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World Regional Geography Chapter 6 (Test 2)
What is an environmental issues that c…
Total fertility rates are ____, but ex…
African Union
apartheid
Desertification
high - decrease
a continent-wide organization what mediates disputes between…
an official party of segregation that shaped social relations…
What is an environmental issues that c…
Desertification
Total fertility rates are ____, but ex…
high - decrease
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Geography - Chapter 6
migration
Columbian Exchange
Louisiana Purchase
frontier
movement of people from one place to another
movement of plants, animals, and diseases between the Eastern…
territory between the Mississippi River and the Rocky Mountai…
free, open land that had been available from settlement in th…
migration
movement of people from one place to another
Columbian Exchange
movement of plants, animals, and diseases between the Eastern…
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Socials 9 - Chapter 6 - Regional Geography of North America
plate techtonics
geography
topography
geology
movement of the earths crust
study of land, features, and habitants of the earth
the shape of the land
study of discourse... study of solid earth [rocks] and how they…
plate techtonics
movement of the earths crust
geography
study of land, features, and habitants of the earth
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Chapter 6 Lesson 1: Geography of the Southeast Region
gulf
hurricane
swamps
flood
a large body of water that joins an ocean... it is like a bay... it…
a storm with very strong winds and heavy rains
a place where the land is always wet
when a river has too much water in it and some spills out on…
gulf
a large body of water that joins an ocean... it is like a bay... it…
hurricane
a storm with very strong winds and heavy rains
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Regional Geography Chapter 6: Middle East and North Africa
Afro-Asiatic Language Family
al-Aqsa Infitada
al-Aqsa Mosque
Alawite
A language family that includes Semitic languages such as Ara…
A Palestinian uprising, beginning in 2000, triggered by Israe…
A sacred Islamic site on the Temple Mount in Jerusalem.
A minority Shiite Muslim group
Afro-Asiatic Language Family
A language family that includes Semitic languages such as Ara…
al-Aqsa Infitada
A Palestinian uprising, beginning in 2000, triggered by Israe…
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Geography chapter 6
Water
Evaporation (evaporation from bodies o…
Evapotranspiration (evaporation from l…
Ice, liquid, gas
Water to Gas... Ideal Conditions for Evap:... Warm air... Warm water... W…
Evaporation from soil, plants and animals... Evapotranspiration…
Water
Ice, liquid, gas
Evaporation (evaporation from bodies o…
Water to Gas... Ideal Conditions for Evap:... Warm air... Warm water... W…
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Chapter 6: Quebec (Regional Geography of Canada 6 Ed. Author Robert Bone)
What's the largest province in Canada?
*What is Eeyou Istchee?
What Aboriginal groups live in Quebec?
Did the James Bay Agreement lead to th…
Quebec
James Bay Cree
James Bay Cree and Inuit of Nunavik
Yes; it lead to the 1975 James Bay Northern Quebec Agreement
What's the largest province in Canada?
Quebec
*What is Eeyou Istchee?
James Bay Cree
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Geography Chapter 6
George Washington
General Braddock
General Forbes
Pontiac
The first president of the United States and the Commander an…
An English general who was sent by the King in 1755 to defeat…
Three years after General Braddock's defeat he was sent by th…
He was a tribal Native American chief who led attacks against…
George Washington
The first president of the United States and the Commander an…
General Braddock
An English general who was sent by the King in 1755 to defeat…
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Cultural Geography: Chapter 6 Review
Albania
Belarus
Bosnia
Bulgaria
The only European country with a Muslim majority.
"White Russia"
Albania
The only European country with a Muslim majority.
Belarus
"White Russia"
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Geography-Chapter 6 Vocab
Immigration
Native American
Sunbelt
Urbanization
The movement of people into one country from another
North America's first immigrants, who probably moved into the…
Mild climate region, southern United States
The movement of people from rural areas into cities
Immigration
The movement of people into one country from another
Native American
North America's first immigrants, who probably moved into the…
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7th geography chapter 6
culture
cultural traits influenced by climate
nomads
importance of animals to nomads
food, shelter, clothing,
...
culture
cultural traits influenced by climate
food, shelter, clothing,
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Chapter 6: Southeast Region States
Maryland
Virginia
West Virginia
Arkansas
Maryland
Virginia
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LC Geography Core Chapter 6 Folding & Faulting
Limestone
Lithification
Strata or stratified rock
Orogeny
Sedimentary rock formed by the compressed remains of marine l…
Which is the process in which sediments are turned into rigid…
Rock that was laid down in layers over millions of years into…
Refers to the forces and events leading to a structural defor…
Limestone
Sedimentary rock formed by the compressed remains of marine l…
Lithification
Which is the process in which sediments are turned into rigid…
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Geography - Chapter 6 - Mrs. Splitt
Rocky Mountains
St. Lawrence River
Niagara Falls
Canadian Shield
a major mountain range in western North America
a river in North America that flows from the Great Lakes to t…
a waterfall located between the United States and Canada
a region of ancient rock that covers more than half of Canada
Rocky Mountains
a major mountain range in western North America
St. Lawrence River
a river in North America that flows from the Great Lakes to t…
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Chapter 6: Southeast Region Vocabulary
peninsula
wetland
piedmont
fall line
A piece of land that is surrounded by water on three sides.
a lowland area, such as a marsh or swamp, that is saturated w…
A broad plateau that leads to the foot of a mountain range.
the line connecting the places where streams emerge from the…
peninsula
A piece of land that is surrounded by water on three sides.
wetland
a lowland area, such as a marsh or swamp, that is saturated w…
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world geography chapter 6
canal
telecommunication
free enterprise
social mobility
long and narrow strip of water made for boats or for irrigation
concerned with the technology of electronic communication at…
economic system in which individuals and businesses are allow…
movement up or down the social class ladder
canal
long and narrow strip of water made for boats or for irrigation
telecommunication
concerned with the technology of electronic communication at…
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JC Geography Chapter 6 Mass Movement Keywords
Mass Movement
Regolith
Soil Creep
Bogburst
The movement of regolith or surface material moves downslope…
Is the loose material produced when rocks are weathered & ero…
Is the slow down-slope movement of regolith/soil under the in…
Happens on peaty slopes after heavy rain, peat can flow downs…
Mass Movement
The movement of regolith or surface material moves downslope…
Regolith
Is the loose material produced when rocks are weathered & ero…
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Geography Chapter 6 - Mexico
Mexico City
vaqueros
Monterrey
Ring of Fire
one of the largest urban areas in the world
cowhands who developed herding and branding techniques
major steel-producing city
active volcanic zone that Mexico borders
Mexico City
one of the largest urban areas in the world
vaqueros
cowhands who developed herding and branding techniques
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Geography - Chapter 6
Confederacy
longhouse
clan
Great Law of Peace
union of people who join together for a common goal
a long wooden building in an Iroquois village that housed man…
is a group of families who share the same ancestor
document outlining the Government of the Iroquois Confederacy
Confederacy
union of people who join together for a common goal
longhouse
a long wooden building in an Iroquois village that housed man…
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geography chapter 6
christopher columbus
amerigo vespucci
hudson bay
gulf of mexico
italian sailor who discovered north america in the 1492
person who realized that north america was a continent and th…
largest inland sea
world's larges gulf
christopher columbus
italian sailor who discovered north america in the 1492
amerigo vespucci
person who realized that north america was a continent and th…
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Chapter 6 The Southeast Region
Swamp and Savana
Savana
Minerals
Strip Mine
The land areas in The Everglades
An area of grasslands
Appalachia is rich in this
Taking minerals from the ground
Swamp and Savana
The land areas in The Everglades
Savana
An area of grasslands
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Geography Chapter 6
arithmetic density- page 212
asylum- page 238
barriers to migration- page 235
brain drain- page 238
The number of people per unit of area
States are obligated to accept refugees and grant them safety
Physical ____ such as distance and terrain, create one set of…
Emigration to other countries because their home countries ar…
arithmetic density- page 212
The number of people per unit of area
asylum- page 238
States are obligated to accept refugees and grant them safety
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Geography - Chapter 6:Mexico
land bridge
hurricane
peninsula
vaquero
bridge made of land
storm starting in the ocean with strong winds & heavy rains
A piece of land that is surrounded by water on three sides.
Hispanic ranch hand
land bridge
bridge made of land
hurricane
storm starting in the ocean with strong winds & heavy rains
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Geography chapter 6 Short list
altitude
hurricane
Vaquero
maquiladora
height above sea level
fierce tropical storm
cow hand
factories that assemble parts from other countries
altitude
height above sea level
hurricane
fierce tropical storm
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Chapter 6 Regions
Appalachian
Coastal Plains
St Lawrence low land
Interior Plains
...
Appalachian
Coastal Plains
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Geography Chapter 6 Vocab
Basin
Bilingual
Annexed
Colonies
Regions surrounded by mountains or other higher land
Having the ability to speak two languages
Formally added
Territories controlled by people from a foreign land
Basin
Regions surrounded by mountains or other higher land
Bilingual
Having the ability to speak two languages
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Regions of our Country: The Southeast Chapter 6
swamp
hurricane
ancestor
mineral
a low area of land that is covered by water at least part of…
a large storm with heavy rains and high winds
a relative who lived long ago
a natural material found in rock
swamp
a low area of land that is covered by water at least part of…
hurricane
a large storm with heavy rains and high winds
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WORLD GEOGRAPHY: Chapter 6- Processes Shaping Planet Earth
lithosphere
mantle
plate tectonic motion
convection
A rigid layer made up of the uppermost part of the mantle and…
The layer of hot, solid material between Earth's crust and co…
"Plates" that move as solid chunks floating on top of the of…
The movement caused within a fluid by the tendency of hotter…
lithosphere
A rigid layer made up of the uppermost part of the mantle and…
mantle
The layer of hot, solid material between Earth's crust and co…
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AP Human geography chapter 6 vocab
Animism
Autonomous Religion .
Branch.
Caste .
Correlation:animistic religions are mostly autonomous ... Exampl…
Correlation: autonomous religion is opposite of Hierarchical…
Correlation:branch encompasses denomination and sect ... Example…
Correlation: strict castes were a part of the past in india w…
Animism
Correlation:animistic religions are mostly autonomous ... Exampl…
Autonomous Religion .
Correlation: autonomous religion is opposite of Hierarchical…
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Geography Chapter 6
Desertification in Sub Sahara Africa
Demographic Transition: Stage 1
Demographic Transition: Stage 2
Demographic Transition: Stage 3
-much of sub Sahara Africa is either grasslands or agricultur…
-high birth... -high death... -High RNI
-high birth... -low death... -high RNI
-declining birth... -low death... -declining RNI
Desertification in Sub Sahara Africa
-much of sub Sahara Africa is either grasslands or agricultur…
Demographic Transition: Stage 1
-high birth... -high death... -High RNI
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Chapter 6 Geography Vocab
St. Lawrence River
Niagara Falls
Canadian Shield
Grand Banks
river in Eastern Canada that is a natural border between the…
Waterfall created by the Niagara River that flows between Lak…
region of rock uplands, lakes, and swamps
large fishing ground ear Newfoundland and Labrador
St. Lawrence River
river in Eastern Canada that is a natural border between the…
Niagara Falls
Waterfall created by the Niagara River that flows between Lak…
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Social Studies - Chapter 6 - Southeast Region Tour
Everglades National Park, Florida
swamp
hurricane
The John F. Kennedy Space Center at Ca…
*a vast swamp... *over 300 kinds of birds... *many other types of w…
low area of land covered with water at least part of the year
storm with heavy rain and strong wind
*located in the Sun Belt... *has a mild climate all year long... *p…
Everglades National Park, Florida
*a vast swamp... *over 300 kinds of birds... *many other types of w…
swamp
low area of land covered with water at least part of the year
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Chapter 6 Geography
In a ______ economy, people are free t…
In a free economy people can buy, ____…
Does the stockholder make profit when…
People can also save their money in a…
free market
stock
no
bank
In a ______ economy, people are free t…
free market
In a free economy people can buy, ____…
stock
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Uebelhor Geography Chapter 6
Migration
Colombian Exchange
Louisiana Purchase
Frontier
The movement of people's within a country or region
The movement of plants, animals, and diseases between the Eas…
The territory, including the region between the Mississippi R…
The free, open land in the American West that was available f…
Migration
The movement of people's within a country or region
Colombian Exchange
The movement of plants, animals, and diseases between the Eas…
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Geography Chapter 6
free enterprise
gross national product
hierarchy
telecommunication
belief individuals acting in their own interest may also serv…
total value of a nations output of goods and services
rank, according to their function
technology such as fax machines and emails
free enterprise
belief individuals acting in their own interest may also serv…
gross national product
total value of a nations output of goods and services
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World Regional Geography Chapter 8
Before World War I, Southwestern Asia…
The main language in Iran is
The White Nile River loses nearly half…
The people of northern Iraq, southeast…
The ottoman empire
Farsi (persian)
The sudd
Kurds
Before World War I, Southwestern Asia…
The ottoman empire
The main language in Iran is
Farsi (persian)
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AP Human Geography Chapter 6 Religion
Animism
Branch
Buddhism
Christianity
Belief that objects, such as plants and stones, or natural ev…
A large and fundamental division within a religion
A religion based on the teachings of the Buddha.
A monotheistic system of beliefs and practices based on the O…
Animism
Belief that objects, such as plants and stones, or natural ev…
Branch
A large and fundamental division within a religion
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