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14 terms
Themes of Geography
geography
themes of geography
place
region
The study of the earth and its features
Place, Region, Human Environment Interaction, Location, Movem…
A specific point on Earth distinguished by characteristics (h…
An area that has common characteristics or features
geography
The study of the earth and its features
themes of geography
Place, Region, Human Environment Interaction, Location, Movem…
5 terms
Themes of Geography
Location
Place
Human-environmental interaction
Movement
Where is this place located? What is it near?
What is this place like?
How does this affect the people living here? How do the peopl…
How do people, goods, and ideas move to and away from this pl…
Location
Where is this place located? What is it near?
Place
What is this place like?
25 terms
Geography Themes
desert
subcontinent
cataract
mountain
typically very hot, with little rainfall or vegetation
a large, distinguishable landmass as part of a continent
waterfall
large natural elevation of the earth's surface rising abruptl…
desert
typically very hot, with little rainfall or vegetation
subcontinent
a large, distinguishable landmass as part of a continent
11 terms
Themes of Geography
geography
themes of geography
place
region
The study of the earth and its features
Place, Region, Human Environment Interaction, Location, Movem…
A specific point on Earth distinguished by a particular chara…
An area that has human and physical characteristic in common.
geography
The study of the earth and its features
themes of geography
Place, Region, Human Environment Interaction, Location, Movem…
Themes of Geography
Location
Absolute Location
Relative Location
Place
is explained by absolute or relative location
the EXACT point of a place, uses coordinates or an address
location is described by the things that are around it
used to describe a location. Can be human characteristics or…
Location
is explained by absolute or relative location
Absolute Location
the EXACT point of a place, uses coordinates or an address
Geography Themes
Movement
Regions
Human/Environment Interaction
Location
Transportation communication trade.
Regions can be defined on the basis of physical and human cha…
Humans adapt to or modify the environment.
Absolute location is given by an address. Relative location i…
Movement
Transportation communication trade.
Regions
Regions can be defined on the basis of physical and human cha…
Themes of Geography
Categorize
Absolute location
Global Positioning System (GPS)
Location
A group of information
Exact point a place is located
To find absolute location
Provides a way of locating places
Categorize
A group of information
Absolute location
Exact point a place is located
32 terms
themes of Geography
5 Themes
Location
Absolute location
Relative location
Location, Place, Human Environmental Interaction, Movement, R…
Where something is. Absolute location and relative location
Exact point on earth using coordinates
General area (ex: near Knoebels)
5 Themes
Location, Place, Human Environmental Interaction, Movement, R…
Location
Where something is. Absolute location and relative location
12 terms
Themes of Geography
location definition
place definition
movement definition
region definition
This theme relates to where places are in the world.
This theme relates to the special qualities that one place ha…
This theme helps geographers understand the connections betwe…
This theme relates to places that have similar geographic, ec…
location definition
This theme relates to where places are in the world.
place definition
This theme relates to the special qualities that one place ha…
Themes of geography
Location
absolute location
latitude
longitude
describes where something is on earth.
describes exactly where something is located.
measure distance north and south of the equator.
measure distance east and west of the equator.
Location
describes where something is on earth.
absolute location
describes exactly where something is located.
6 terms
Themes of Geography
Absolute location
Relative location
Place
Region
use degrees of longitude and latitude or an exact address.
This is when you describe the location of a place using words…
describes the physical and human characteristics of a place (…
describes similarities you may find in a place. These can inc…
Absolute location
use degrees of longitude and latitude or an exact address.
Relative location
This is when you describe the location of a place using words…
5 Themes of Geography Vocabulary
Interaction
5 Themes of Geography
Movement
Geography
The changes humans make to their environment and how humans a…
MR. LIP... Movement... Region... Location... Interaction... Place
The way people, products, information and ideas move from pla…
The study of the Earth's surface, the organisms that populate…
Interaction
The changes humans make to their environment and how humans a…
5 Themes of Geography
MR. LIP... Movement... Region... Location... Interaction... Place
Themes of Geography
LOCATION (What question?)
absolute location
relative location
PLACE (What question?)
Where is it?
latitude and longitude coordinates
location explained in terms of others (past the red door, aro…
What is it like?
LOCATION (What question?)
Where is it?
absolute location
latitude and longitude coordinates
14 terms
Themes of Geography
geography
themes of geography
place
region
The study of the earth and its features
Place, Region, Human Environment Interaction, Location, Movem…
A specific point on Earth distinguished by characteristics (h…
An area that has common characteristics or features
geography
The study of the earth and its features
themes of geography
Place, Region, Human Environment Interaction, Location, Movem…
8 terms
5 Themes of Geography
human-environment interaction
Place
Movement
Absolute location
This theme studies how people use the environment, depend on…
A geographical term that describes the physical and human cha…
This theme of geography answers the question: "How do people,…
Exact location of a place on the earth using longitude and la…
human-environment interaction
This theme studies how people use the environment, depend on…
Place
A geographical term that describes the physical and human cha…
5 Themes of Geography
Location
Place
Human Environment Interaction
Region
Where something can be found
What a place is like and what can people do there.
How humans and the environment affect each other.
An area with common characteristics (human and/or physical)
Location
Where something can be found
Place
What a place is like and what can people do there.
Geography Themes
desert
peninsula
delta
plateau
typically very hot, with little rainfall or vegetation
piece of land surrounded by water on 3 sides
typically a triangular mass of sediment that deposits at the…
area of relatively high, flat land in comparison to the land…
desert
typically very hot, with little rainfall or vegetation
peninsula
piece of land surrounded by water on 3 sides
33 terms
5 Themes of Geography
location, place, region, human-environ…
relative location
absolute location
cardinal directions
5 themes of geography
the position of a place in relation to another place
the exact location of a place on the earth's surface found us…
north, south, east, west
location, place, region, human-environ…
5 themes of geography
relative location
the position of a place in relation to another place
33 terms
5 Themes of Geography
location, place, region, human-environ…
relative location
absolute location
cardinal directions
5 themes of geography
the position of a place in relation to another place
the exact location of a place on the earth's surface found us…
north, south, east, west
location, place, region, human-environ…
5 themes of geography
relative location
the position of a place in relation to another place
22 terms
5 Themes of Geography
Movement
Movement
Movement
Region
the import/export of people, goods and ideas
Examples: immigration, migration, importing and exporting goo…
cultural exchange - concepts of life, music, games, religion
an area of the world that has unifying characteristics
Movement
the import/export of people, goods and ideas
Movement
Examples: immigration, migration, importing and exporting goo…
14 terms
5 Themes of Geography Vocabulary
Human Environment Interaction
Geography
Region
Place
The changes humans make to their environment and how humans a…
The study of the Earth's surface, the organisms that populate…
An area that is defined by a unifying physical or human chara…
The specific human and physical features of a location.... Examp…
Human Environment Interaction
The changes humans make to their environment and how humans a…
Geography
The study of the Earth's surface, the organisms that populate…
5 terms
5 Themes Of Geography
Location
Place
Human-Environment interaction
Movement
The position that something occupies on Earth's surface
A specific point on Earth distinguished by a particular chara…
How people use, adapt to, or change their surroundings and ho…
An act of changing physical position.
Location
The position that something occupies on Earth's surface
Place
A specific point on Earth distinguished by a particular chara…
17 terms
5 Themes of Geography Vocabulary
Human Environment Interaction
Geography
Region
Place
The changes humans make to their environment and how humans a…
The study of the Earth's surface, the organisms that populate…
An area that is defined by a unifying physical or human chara…
The specific human and physical features of a location.... Examp…
Human Environment Interaction
The changes humans make to their environment and how humans a…
Geography
The study of the Earth's surface, the organisms that populate…
11 terms
5 Themes of Geography
Absolute location
Relative location
Latitude lines
Equator
provides a definite reference to locate a place. The referenc…
describes a place with respect to its environment and its con…
are also known as parallels since they are parallel and are a…
the imaginary line which divides our planet into the northern…
Absolute location
provides a definite reference to locate a place. The referenc…
Relative location
describes a place with respect to its environment and its con…
14 terms
Themes of Geography
geography
themes of geography
place
region
The study of the earth and its features
Place, Region, Human Environment Interaction, Location, Movem…
A specific point on Earth distinguished by characteristics (h…
An area that has common characteristics or features
geography
The study of the earth and its features
themes of geography
Place, Region, Human Environment Interaction, Location, Movem…
13 terms
Themes of Geography
geography
themes of geography
place
region
The study of the earth and its features
Place, Region, Human Environment Interaction, Location, Movem…
A specific point on Earth distinguished by characteristics (h…
An area that has common characteristics or features
geography
The study of the earth and its features
themes of geography
Place, Region, Human Environment Interaction, Location, Movem…
29 terms
5 Themes of Geography
Movement
Absolute Location
Latitude lines
Longitude Lines
The transfer of people, goods, and information from one place…
The exact spot on Earth a place can be found--uses lines of l…
Lines that run east to west and are parallel to the Equator.... .
Lines that run between the north and south pole and are paral…
Movement
The transfer of people, goods, and information from one place…
Absolute Location
The exact spot on Earth a place can be found--uses lines of l…
5 terms
geography themes
location
place
HEI
Movement
where something can be found
describes a location. Tells about the physical features forme…
describes how people live with their environment or surroundi…
describes how people, goods, information, and ideas move from…
location
where something can be found
place
describes a location. Tells about the physical features forme…
8 terms
Themes of Geography
geography
location
absolute location
relative location
is the study of the Earth and its people
is the position of a place on the Earth's surface
is the exact spot on Earth where a geographic feature, such a…
describes where that feature is in relation to the features a…
geography
is the study of the Earth and its people
location
is the position of a place on the Earth's surface
18 terms
5 Themes of Geography
Cardinal Directions
Longitude lines
Globe
Geographer
North, South, East, West on a Compass Rose
Imaginary north-south lines that run vertically around the gl…
A round model of the Earth
A person who studies the Earth.
Cardinal Directions
North, South, East, West on a Compass Rose
Longitude lines
Imaginary north-south lines that run vertically around the gl…
14 terms
Themes of Geography
geography
themes of geography
Place
Region
The study of the earth and its features
Place, Region, Human Environment Interaction, Location, Movem…
What a location is like (physical and human characteristics)
An area that has common characteristics or features (physical…
geography
The study of the earth and its features
themes of geography
Place, Region, Human Environment Interaction, Location, Movem…
Themes of Geography
Geography
Location
Place
Human/ environment interaction
- The study of the Earth ... - Shows the way people live the way…
- Absolute/ Relative... - Absolute is measured by latitude and l…
- Description of a location... - Either physical or human... - Phys…
- Study of people and their relationship with their environme…
Geography
- The study of the Earth ... - Shows the way people live the way…
Location
- Absolute/ Relative... - Absolute is measured by latitude and l…
21 terms
Themes of Geography
absolute location
relative location
rainfall map
political map
the location using the latitude and longitude
where one location is in relation to another location
a thematic map used to find the average rainfall per year
a map that shows boundaries, cities, countries, and roads
absolute location
the location using the latitude and longitude
relative location
where one location is in relation to another location
Themes of Geography
geography
themes of geography
place
region
The study of the earth and its features
Place, Region, Human Environment Interaction, Location, Movem…
A specific point on Earth distinguished by both human and phy…
An area that has common characteristics or features (religion…
geography
The study of the earth and its features
themes of geography
Place, Region, Human Environment Interaction, Location, Movem…
6 terms
Themes of Geography
absolute location
relative location
latitude
longitude
a specific description of where a place is ... an address
a general description of where a place is
parallel lines... will not cross... measure north and south... run wes…
run north and south... every line intersects at the North and So…
absolute location
a specific description of where a place is ... an address
relative location
a general description of where a place is
11 terms
Themes of Geography
Location
Place
Human Environment Interaction
Region
where a place is in the world
the physical and human characteristics of a place that make i…
the way people interact, or cooperate with their environment,…
a unit of space that is unified by the presence of some chara…
Location
where a place is in the world
Place
the physical and human characteristics of a place that make i…
22 terms
Themes of Geography
Location
Place
Region
Movement
Where a place is exactly located (absolute location) or where…
What you see or notice when you get to a location. The charac…
A group of places that have characteristics (geography, langu…
How and why people and things (ideas too!) move
Location
Where a place is exactly located (absolute location) or where…
Place
What you see or notice when you get to a location. The charac…
15 terms
Geography themes
Five themes of geography
Location
Place
Regions
1. Location... 2. Places... 3. Human-Environment interaction... 4. Reg…
The theme of location describes where something is.
Place describes the features that make a site unique
Regions are area that share common characteristics
Five themes of geography
1. Location... 2. Places... 3. Human-Environment interaction... 4. Reg…
Location
The theme of location describes where something is.
14 terms
Geography themes
Earth
North America
Four
Atlantic, Pacific, Artic, Indian
What planet do we live on?
What is the name of the continent that we live on?
How many oceans are there on our planet?
List the Oceans
Earth
What planet do we live on?
North America
What is the name of the continent that we live on?
18 terms
The Five Themes of Geography
location
place
regions
movement
Tells you where it is (absolute and relative)
What's it like when you get there? Each one has its own physi…
What do the locations have in common?
People and ideas spread and get around!
location
Tells you where it is (absolute and relative)
place
What's it like when you get there? Each one has its own physi…
46 terms
Geography Themes
Location
Region
H-E Interaction
Movement
Where something is
Tie the other themes together, an area with places unified by…
Human/environment interaction: how people depend on, adapt to…
How people, ideas and knowledge are transported
Location
Where something is
Region
Tie the other themes together, an area with places unified by…
geography themes
Location
Place
Region
Human Environmental Interaction
- where something is located in relation to other things. Lon…
- special features that make one location different from othe…
-an area that shares common features and whose people have gr…
- how the physical features of a place interact with the peop…
Location
- where something is located in relation to other things. Lon…
Place
- special features that make one location different from othe…
Geography Themes
Archipelago
Canal
Volcano
Strait
a group of islands.
man made narrow waterway .
a mountain with a hole in the top or side that sometimes send…
a narrow passage of water that connects two large bodies of w…
Archipelago
a group of islands.
Canal
man made narrow waterway .
8 terms
Five Themes of Geography
Location: Absolute
Location: Relative
Region/Place: Physical Characteristics
Region/Place: Human Characteristics
Describes the EXACT location of a place on earth.... - measured…
Describes the places located AROUND a place on earth.... - ident…
-NATURE MADE... -Describes the physical features found in a regi…
-HUMAN MADE... -Describes the human features found in a region o…
Location: Absolute
Describes the EXACT location of a place on earth.... - measured…
Location: Relative
Describes the places located AROUND a place on earth.... - ident…
Geography Themes
Globe
Lines of Latitude
Equator
Lines of Longitude
Scale model of the Earth
Run East and West
Imaginary line that divides the Earth into halves
Run North and South
Globe
Scale model of the Earth
Lines of Latitude
Run East and West
11 terms
Themes of Geography
geography
themes of geography
place
region
The study of the earth and its features
Place, Region, Human Environment Interaction, Location, Movem…
A specific point on Earth distinguished by a particular chara…
An area that has human and physical characteristic in common.
geography
The study of the earth and its features
themes of geography
Place, Region, Human Environment Interaction, Location, Movem…
Geography? Themes
Geography
Geographer
Location
Absolute Location
The study of the distribution/ interaction of physical and hu…
Person who studies Geography.
Where is it?
position on the globe using grid of imaginary lines (Gride Sy…
Geography
The study of the distribution/ interaction of physical and hu…
Geographer
Person who studies Geography.
5 terms
Themes- Geography
Movement
Place
Human-Environment interaction
Region
There are two ways geographers describe the features of a pla…
A way of grouping places based on commonalities
Movement
Place
There are two ways geographers describe the features of a pla…
Themes of Geography
Geography
Physical Characteristic
Region
Location
The study of places on Earth
A feature of Earth, such as a landform
An area that shares one of more characteristics
Where something is found on Earth
Geography
The study of places on Earth
Physical Characteristic
A feature of Earth, such as a landform
Five Themes of Geography
Cartography
Meteorology
Latitude
Longitude
The study of maps and map making
The study of weather
Imaginary measurement lines that measure North and South of t…
Imaginary measurement lines that measure East and West of the…
Cartography
The study of maps and map making
Meteorology
The study of weather
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