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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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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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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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World Geography and Culture Chapter 6
LESSON 1 vocabulary
Archipelago
mainland
rimland
...
A chain of islands
A large area of land that is not an island
The land, often islands and coastal plains, around the edge o…
LESSON 1 vocabulary
...
Archipelago
A chain of islands
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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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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 Vocabulary
immigration
discrimination
Sunbelt
urbanization
Movement of individuals into a population or country from ano…
Behaving differently, usually unfairly, toward the members of…
A region of the United States generally considered to stretch…
An increase in the percentage and in the number of people liv…
immigration
Movement of individuals into a population or country from ano…
discrimination
Behaving differently, usually unfairly, toward the members of…
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…
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
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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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…
Geography Chapter 6
capital of Poland
capital of Estonia
capital of Latvia
capital of Lithuania
Warsaw
Tallinn
Riga
Vilnius
capital of Poland
Warsaw
capital of Estonia
Tallinn
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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
18 terms
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
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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Geography Vocabulary - Chapter 6
orogenesis
mountain
high relief
low relief
The process of building mountains.
A sharp and steep sided surface area at least 300 meters abov…
Having a large distance in elevation between the highest and…
Having a small distance in elevation between the highest and…
orogenesis
The process of building mountains.
mountain
A sharp and steep sided surface area at least 300 meters abov…
Geography: Chapter 6 Vocabulary
Culture
Culture Traits
Culture Complex
Culture Region
Beliefs, practices, and attitudes.
A single distinguishing feature of regular occurrence within…
An integrated assemblage of culture traits descriptive of one…
A region in which common cultural characteristics are similar.
Culture
Beliefs, practices, and attitudes.
Culture Traits
A single distinguishing feature of regular occurrence within…
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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
Physical Geography Chapter 6 Terms
weather systems
air masses
front
cold front
...
...
...
...
weather systems
...
air masses
...
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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…
geography chapter 6 - religion
Universalizing Religion
Fundamentalism
Ethnic Religion
Branch
A religion that attempts to appeal to all people, not just th…
Literal interpretation and strict adherence to basic principa…
A religion with a relatively concentrated spatial distributio…
A large and fundamental division within a religion.
Universalizing Religion
A religion that attempts to appeal to all people, not just th…
Fundamentalism
Literal interpretation and strict adherence to basic principa…
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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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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,
Hogan world geography chapter 6
Unitary system
Federal system
Autocracy
Oligarchy
A government that gives all key powers to the national or cen…
the sharing of power between the central and state governments
a system of government by one person with absolute power
A government ruled by a few powerful people
Unitary system
A government that gives all key powers to the national or cen…
Federal system
the sharing of power between the central and state governments
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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Chapter 6 Human Geography
animism
autonomous religion
branch
cosmogony
belief that objects, such as plants and stones, or natural ev…
religion that does not have a central authority but shares id…
large and fundamental division within a religion... Ex. Roman Ca…
set of religious beliefs concerning the origin of the universe
animism
belief that objects, such as plants and stones, or natural ev…
autonomous religion
religion that does not have a central authority but shares id…
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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
AP Human Geography Chapter 6 Language
Accent
Dialect
Esperanto
Extinct Language
A distinctive mode of pronunciation of a language, especially…
A particular form of a language that is particular to a speci…
An artificial language devised in 1887 as an international me…
An extinct language is a language that no longer has any spea…
Accent
A distinctive mode of pronunciation of a language, especially…
Dialect
A particular form of a language that is particular to a speci…
Geography chapter 6 Canada
Pulp
Newsprint
Provinces
Regionalism
softened wood fibers.
cheap paper for newspaper.
administrative divisions of a country.
strong connection.
Pulp
softened wood fibers.
Newsprint
cheap paper for newspaper.
Geography Chapter 6 Canada
Halifax
New Foundland
Nova Scotia
Britain
capital of Nova Scotia
location of the first settlements built by the Europeans
people in this province have a French heritage despite it bei…
country who won the Seven Years' War
Halifax
capital of Nova Scotia
New Foundland
location of the first settlements built by the Europeans
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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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Holt World Geography Today Chapter6
market economy
command economy
developed countries
infrastructure
an economic system in which people choose freely what to buy…
An economic system in which the government decides what to pr…
Countries with high levels of industrialization and high stan…
Systemof roads, ports, and other facilities needed by a moder…
market economy
an economic system in which people choose freely what to buy…
command economy
An economic system in which the government decides what to pr…
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Geography Chapter 6
shatter belt
Soviet bloc
Cyrillic
mass privatization
a region that is under continual political pressures and is o…
during the period of 1917-1991, the Soviet Union and its East…
a modified Greek alphabet used for Slavic language such as Ru…
government of the Czech Republic introduced reforms that stre…
shatter belt
a region that is under continual political pressures and is o…
Soviet bloc
during the period of 1917-1991, the Soviet Union and its East…
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Geography Chapter 6 Vocabulary
Migration
Colombian Exchange
Louisiana Purchase
Frontier
the movement of peoples 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 peoples within a country or region
Colombian Exchange
the movement of plants, animals, and diseases between the Eas…
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AP Human Geography Rubenstein: Chapter 6 Religion
Universalizing Religion
Fundamentalism
Ethnic Religion
Branch
A religion that attempts to appeal to all people, not just th…
Literal interpretation and strict adherence to basic principa…
A religion with a relatively concentrated spatial distributio…
A large and fundamental division within a religion.
Universalizing Religion
A religion that attempts to appeal to all people, not just th…
Fundamentalism
Literal interpretation and strict adherence to basic principa…
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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"
World Geography Chapter 6
migration
Columbian Exchange
Louisiana Purchase
Frontier
the movement of peoples within the US
the movement of plants, animals, and diseases between the Eas…
the territory, including the region between the Mississippi R…
Free open land that had been available and suitable for settl…
migration
the movement of peoples within the US
Columbian Exchange
the movement of plants, animals, and diseases between the Eas…
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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 6-7 geography vocab
National Park
Topographic map
Geyser
Fauna
A large area of land that a government has set aside in order…
A map that uses elevation, or contour, lines and symbols to s…
A spring that throws a jet of hot water or steam into the air
All the animal life in a particular region
National Park
A large area of land that a government has set aside in order…
Topographic map
A map that uses elevation, or contour, lines and symbols to s…
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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…
11 terms
chapter 6 geography
Rocky Mountains
St. Lawrence river
Niagara falls
Canadian Shield
...
...
shared between the U.S and Canada ; they are created by water…
a region of rocky uplands lakes and swamps that curves around…
Rocky Mountains
...
St. Lawrence river
...
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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
Albany
Harrisburg
Trenton
Dover
Capital of New York (NY)
Capital of Pennsylvania (PA)
Capital of New Jersey (NJ)
Capital of Delaware (DE)
Albany
Capital of New York (NY)
Harrisburg
Capital of Pennsylvania (PA)
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Geography Chapter 6
seam or suture
collision
obduction
hot spot
the point where two plates come together and are joined
the coming together of two plates of the earth's crust agains…
the process whereby seafloor sediment becomes attached to the…
a permanent place where intense heat from the mantle burns th…
seam or suture
the point where two plates come together and are joined
collision
the coming together of two plates of the earth's crust agains…
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Human Geography Chapter 6
Language
Mutual Intelligibility
Top 10 Languages (First Language)(chec…
Top 10 Languages Spoken at Home in the…
A set of sounds, combinations of sounds, and SYMBOLS that are…
Means two people can understand each other when speaking (if…
1.Chinese 1213 million... 2. Spanish 329 million... 3. English 328…
Spanish 12.2%... Chinese .9%... Tagalog .5%... French... Vietnamese... Germa…
Language
A set of sounds, combinations of sounds, and SYMBOLS that are…
Mutual Intelligibility
Means two people can understand each other when speaking (if…
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Geography Chapter 6
Maritime
Grand Banks
Labrador
Nova Scotia
bordering the sea
world famous fishing grounds where cod fishing industry reign…
a peninsula off of Newfoundland
capital is Halifax
Maritime
bordering the sea
Grand Banks
world famous fishing grounds where cod fishing industry reign…
Geography Chapter 6
Four largest religions
Folk religions
Other religions
Atheism
Christianity, Islam, Hinduism, Buddism
Chinese traditional, primal indigenous, African traditional
Juchte, Judaism, Sikhism, Spiritism
Belief that God doesn't exist
Four largest religions
Christianity, Islam, Hinduism, Buddism
Folk religions
Chinese traditional, primal indigenous, African traditional
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geography chapter 6 vocab
immigration
Sunbelt
urbanization
metropolitan area
the movement of people into one country from another
mild climate region, southern United States
the movement of people from rural areas into cities
region that includes a central city and its surrounding suburbs
immigration
the movement of people into one country from another
Sunbelt
mild climate region, southern United States
Chapter 6 Vocabulary Geography
national park
topographic map
geyser
fauna
a large area of land that has been set aside in order to pres…
a map that uses elevation lines and symbols to show a region'…
a spring that throws a jet of hot water or steam in the air
all animal life in a particular region
national park
a large area of land that has been set aside in order to pres…
topographic map
a map that uses elevation lines and symbols to show a region'…
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World Geography Chapter 6 Vocabulary Review
timberline
chinook
tar sands
fishery
elevation above which it is too cold for trees to grow
a seasonal warm wind that blows down the Rockies in late wint…
sand or sandstone naturally impregnated with petroleum
an area in which fish or sea animals are caught (p. 148); a p…
timberline
elevation above which it is too cold for trees to grow
chinook
a seasonal warm wind that blows down the Rockies in late wint…
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