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29 terms
Geology APES
What are the two surface crusts?
What are the two layers in the mantle…
The first and outermost layer in the m…
The second and innermost layer in the…
Continental and Oceanic
Lithosphere and Asthenosphere
Lithosphere
Asthenosphere
What are the two surface crusts?
Continental and Oceanic
What are the two layers in the mantle…
Lithosphere and Asthenosphere
18 terms
apes geology
the rock cycle
convergent
divergent
transform
all rocks begin as an igneous rock
plates move towards each other
plates move apart
plates slide in opposite directions
the rock cycle
all rocks begin as an igneous rock
convergent
plates move towards each other
63 terms
AP Environmental Science- Geology
salination
phytoremediation
bioremediation
anticline
salt contamination of water or soils. This can occur due to e…
cleaning up polluted soils by the use of plants absorption of…
cleaning up polluted soils by the use of bacteria eating of c…
an upward fold in the rock profile
salination
salt contamination of water or soils. This can occur due to e…
phytoremediation
cleaning up polluted soils by the use of plants absorption of…
31 terms
APES: Geology
Geology
Core
Mantle
Asthenosphere
The study of the Earth's physical features, processes, and hi…
Lies at the center of the Earth. Consists of mostly iron and…
A thick layer of less dense, elastic rock that surrounds the…
A portion of the upper mantle that contains especially soft r…
Geology
The study of the Earth's physical features, processes, and hi…
Core
Lies at the center of the Earth. Consists of mostly iron and…
47 terms
WHS APES Geology
geology
core
mantle
asthenosphere
the study of the rocks, features, and processes of earth's su…
innermost zone, mostly iron, that is very hot with a solid in…
a thick, solid zone surrounding the earth's core
a portion of the mantle that is a zone of very hot, partly me…
geology
the study of the rocks, features, and processes of earth's su…
core
innermost zone, mostly iron, that is very hot with a solid in…
29 terms
Geology APES
What are the two surface crusts?
What are the two layers in the mantle…
The first and outermost layer in the m…
The second and innermost layer in the…
Continental and Oceanic
Lithosphere and Asthenosphere
Lithosphere
Asthenosphere
What are the two surface crusts?
Continental and Oceanic
What are the two layers in the mantle…
Lithosphere and Asthenosphere
38 terms
Geology APES
What are the two surface crusts?
What are the two layers in the mantle…
The first and outermost layer in the m…
The second and innermost layer in the…
Continental and Oceanic
Lithosphere and Asthenosphere
Lithosphere
Asthenosphere
What are the two surface crusts?
Continental and Oceanic
What are the two layers in the mantle…
Lithosphere and Asthenosphere
81 terms
AP World History: Ancient World
Agriculture
Agrarian
Bands/ Clans
Barbarian
The deliberate effort to modify a portion of Earth's surface…
pertaining to land or its cultivation; Ex. agrarian reform, a…
extended family groups that generally lived together
without civilizing influences
Agriculture
The deliberate effort to modify a portion of Earth's surface…
Agrarian
pertaining to land or its cultivation; Ex. agrarian reform, a…
98 terms
World Geology
USA
Canada
Mexico
Costa Rica
Y
Y
Y
Y
USA
Y
Canada
Y
21 terms
APES Geology
Mantle
Lithosphere
Crust
Inner Core
The thick layer of the earth below the crust that is made of…
'solid part of earth'. crust and uppermost mantle
The thin outer layer of the earth that contains the earths co…
Inner-most zone (made of Iron), extremely hot
Mantle
The thick layer of the earth below the crust that is made of…
Lithosphere
'solid part of earth'. crust and uppermost mantle
36 terms
APES Mining and Geology
Mineral resource
Mineral
Rock
Rock cycle
Concentration of naturally occuring material from the earths…
An element or inorganic compound that occurs naturally in the…
A solid combination of one or more minerals found in the eart…
The interaction of physical and chemical processes that chang…
Mineral resource
Concentration of naturally occuring material from the earths…
Mineral
An element or inorganic compound that occurs naturally in the…
17 terms
AP World Regions
North America
Mexico
Caribbean
Latin America
North America
Mexico
80 terms
AP World History: Ancient World
Agriculture
Agrarian
Bands/ Clans
Barbarian
The deliberate effort to modify a portion of Earth's surface…
pertaining to land or its cultivation; Ex. agrarian reform, a…
extended family groups that generally lived together
without civilizing influences
Agriculture
The deliberate effort to modify a portion of Earth's surface…
Agrarian
pertaining to land or its cultivation; Ex. agrarian reform, a…
40 terms
AP World Unit 1
North America
Caribbean
Latin America
Central Africa
North America
Caribbean
18 terms
Apes geology and mining
Molten rock found within the earth's m…
Examples would include sandstone and l…
Forms when pre-existing rock is expose…
Geology
Magma
Sedimentary rock
Metamorphic rock
The science devoted to the study of dynamic processes occurri…
Molten rock found within the earth's m…
Magma
Examples would include sandstone and l…
Sedimentary rock
13 terms
AP World History Regions
North America
Caribbean
Latin America
Central Africa
North America
Caribbean
171 terms
AP Human Geology Chapter 1 Summary 2016/ag
Vernacular Region
Functional Region
Culture
Cultural Ecology
An area that people believe exists as part of their cultural…
An area organized around a node or focal point
The body of customary beliefs, social forms, and material tra…
Geographic approach that emphasizes human-environment relatoi…
Vernacular Region
An area that people believe exists as part of their cultural…
Functional Region
An area organized around a node or focal point
60 terms
AP World Religions
atman
Brahman
Brahmin
Dharma
The eternal self, which the Upanishads identify with Brahman;…
The eternal essence of reality and the source of the universe…
the highest of the four classes of the caste system, traditio…
Ethical duty based on the divine order of reality; in Hinduis…
atman
The eternal self, which the Upanishads identify with Brahman;…
Brahman
The eternal essence of reality and the source of the universe…
103 terms
APES Geology Test
Geology
biosphere
hydrosphere
internal structure
the scientific study of the origin, history, and structure of…
the part of earth that supports both land and sea
includes all forms of water - fresh, salt, snow, ice, etc.
divided into crust, mantle, core
Geology
the scientific study of the origin, history, and structure of…
biosphere
the part of earth that supports both land and sea
42 terms
AP World Period 3
Trans -Saharan Trade
Islam
Caliphate
Crusades
Trade of goods through the Sahara dessert ... Goods: Salt, gold,…
Monotheistic religion created in the 7th century by Arabic me…
A regional state unified by Islam
A series of Christian vs Muslim military campaigns for the "h…
Trans -Saharan Trade
Trade of goods through the Sahara dessert ... Goods: Salt, gold,…
Islam
Monotheistic religion created in the 7th century by Arabic me…
67 terms
APES: Geology Test review
" Age of Mammals"
Hot Spots
Spheres
A horizon
The Cenozoic is also known as the Age of Mammals, because the…
In geology, a hotspot or hot spot is a portion of the Earth's…
The 4 things that are vital for life and support the life on…
A soil horizon is a layer generally parallel to the soil surf…
" Age of Mammals"
The Cenozoic is also known as the Age of Mammals, because the…
Hot Spots
In geology, a hotspot or hot spot is a portion of the Earth's…
89 terms
AP World Classical Era
Achaemenid Empire
Darius of Persia
Persepolis
Qanat
First Persian Empire, founded by Cyrus the Great. Pastoral wi…
conquered Indus, Gandhara, Thrace, and Macedon
central administration of Achaemenid Empire
underground canals for irrigation in the Persian empire
Achaemenid Empire
First Persian Empire, founded by Cyrus the Great. Pastoral wi…
Darius of Persia
conquered Indus, Gandhara, Thrace, and Macedon
29 terms
Geology APES Study Guide
Identify the layers of the Earth's int…
Describe the geological processes that…
Divergent Boundries
Convergent Boundries
Inner core (Solid)... Outer Core (Liquid)... Mantle (solidish)... Asth…
Heat, pressure, and convection cells are driving it... Sun is cr…
Going away from each other
Going towards each other
Identify the layers of the Earth's int…
Inner core (Solid)... Outer Core (Liquid)... Mantle (solidish)... Asth…
Describe the geological processes that…
Heat, pressure, and convection cells are driving it... Sun is cr…
13 terms
AP World History Regions
North America
Caribbean
Latin America
Central Africa
North America
Caribbean
69 terms
AP World Post Classical
600-1450
Byzantine Empire
Swahili
Timbuktu
The dates for the post-Classical time period.
(330-1453) The eastern half of the Roman Empire, which surviv…
Bantu language with Arabic loanwords spoken in coastal region…
Mali trading city that became a center of wealth and learning
600-1450
The dates for the post-Classical time period.
Byzantine Empire
(330-1453) The eastern half of the Roman Empire, which surviv…
1,635 terms
AP World History Flashcard
Mesopotamia
Fertile Crescent
ziggurat
pictograms
A region between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers that develop…
The Tigris and Euphrates Rivers gave life to the first known…
A temple tower of ancient Mesopotamia, constructed of square…
A pictorial symbol or sign representing an object or concept.…
Mesopotamia
A region between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers that develop…
Fertile Crescent
The Tigris and Euphrates Rivers gave life to the first known…
27 terms
AP World Geography
Sumer
Egypt
Phoenicia
Indus Valley
Sumer
Egypt
69 terms
AP World Post Classical
600-1450
Byzantine Empire
Swahili
Timbuktu
The dates for the post-Classical time period.
(330-1453) The eastern half of the Roman Empire, which surviv…
Bantu language with Arabic loanwords spoken in coastal region…
Mali trading city that became a center of wealth and learning
600-1450
The dates for the post-Classical time period.
Byzantine Empire
(330-1453) The eastern half of the Roman Empire, which surviv…
49 terms
APES Geology Test
soil horizon A
soil horizon B
soil horizon C
soil horizon O
forms at the surface and is what many people refer to as tops…
Minerals may be undergoing transformations such as chemical a…
consists of parent material, such as glacial till or lake sed…
has at least 20% organic matter by mass. Two main scenarios r…
soil horizon A
forms at the surface and is what many people refer to as tops…
soil horizon B
Minerals may be undergoing transformations such as chemical a…
41 terms
APES Earth Systems - Geology
mantle
magma
asthenosphere
lithosphere
the layer of the earth between the crust and the core
molten rock
located in the outer part of the mantle and is composed of se…
a 60 mile think layer that includes the solid upper mantle as…
mantle
the layer of the earth between the crust and the core
magma
molten rock
21 terms
AP World Periodizations
Pre-History to 600 BCE
600 BCE to 600 CE
600 CE to 1450 CE
1450 CE to 1750 CE
Technological & Environmental Transformations
Organization & Re-organization of Human Societies
Regional & Transregional Interactions
Global Interactions
Pre-History to 600 BCE
Technological & Environmental Transformations
600 BCE to 600 CE
Organization & Re-organization of Human Societies
World Geography for AP World
North America
Central America
Caribbean
South America
North America
Central America
68 terms
APES geology
Precambrian Era
Haden
Archean
Proterozoic
Haden, Archean, Proterozoic (4600 - 542)
Earth forms
oldest rocks form crust
life in sea because sea allowed movement
Precambrian Era
Haden, Archean, Proterozoic (4600 - 542)
Haden
Earth forms
71 terms
AP World History Unit 2
Caste System
Patriarchy
Matriarchal
Mandate of Heaven
a class structure that is determined by birth. Loosely, it me…
A male dominated society
A female dominated society
an ancient Chinese belief and philosophical idea that tiān (h…
Caste System
a class structure that is determined by birth. Loosely, it me…
Patriarchy
A male dominated society
1,635 terms
AP World History
Mesopotamia
Fertile Crescent
ziggurat
pictograms
A region between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers that develop…
The Tigris and Euphrates Rivers gave life to the first known…
A temple tower of ancient Mesopotamia, constructed of square…
A pictorial symbol or sign representing an object or concept.…
Mesopotamia
A region between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers that develop…
Fertile Crescent
The Tigris and Euphrates Rivers gave life to the first known…
51 terms
APES Geology
Three major concentric zones
Oceanic Crust
Continental Crust
Weathering
Crust mantle core
...
...
...
Three major concentric zones
Crust mantle core
Oceanic Crust
...
95 terms
APES geology
lithosphere
asthenosphere
plate boundary
divergent plate boundary
*earths utmost rigid rick layer... *7 plates plus a few smaller…
region of the mantle where rocks become hot and soft
is a site of intense geologic activity ... 1) divergent... 2)conver…
when 2 plates move apart.
lithosphere
*earths utmost rigid rick layer... *7 plates plus a few smaller…
asthenosphere
region of the mantle where rocks become hot and soft
13 terms
APES Geology
biosphere
hydrosphere
internal structure
crust
part of the Earth that supports life both on land and in the…
includes all forms of water -- fresh and saltwater, snow, and…
divided into the crust, mantle, and core
floats on top of the mantle, makes up only 0.5% of Earth's to…
biosphere
part of the Earth that supports life both on land and in the…
hydrosphere
includes all forms of water -- fresh and saltwater, snow, and…
33 terms
APES Geology
Plate tectonics
Core
Mantle
Crust
theory explaining the movement of the plates and the processe…
innermost zone of Earth with solid inner core and molten oute…
solid rock with rigid out part (asthenosphere) that is melted…
outermost zone with underlies the continents (lithosphere)
Plate tectonics
theory explaining the movement of the plates and the processe…
Core
innermost zone of Earth with solid inner core and molten oute…
54 terms
APES Geology
Rock Cycle
igneous
igneous
sedimentary
slowest geological cycle
formed by cooled magma (heat)
granite, pumice, basalt
formed by sediment fusing together by pressure
Rock Cycle
slowest geological cycle
igneous
formed by cooled magma (heat)
39 terms
Geology (apes)
Evidence of continental drift
Asthenosphere
Characteristics of a mineral
Rock
1. Fit of continental shapes... 2. Fossil records ... 3. Structural…
The partially liquid part of the mantle that moves in the oce…
Naturally formed, inorganic, solid, orderly structure of atom…
Any naturally occurring solid mass of mineral or mineral like…
Evidence of continental drift
1. Fit of continental shapes... 2. Fossil records ... 3. Structural…
Asthenosphere
The partially liquid part of the mantle that moves in the oce…
12 terms
APES Geology
Layers of Earth
What layers of Earth make up the litho…
Plate tectonics
Divergent plate boundary
Core, mantle, crust
Uppermost mantle and crust
Movement of lithosphere plates
Plates push apart from each other as magma rises, creating ne…
Layers of Earth
Core, mantle, crust
What layers of Earth make up the litho…
Uppermost mantle and crust
63 terms
AP Environmental Science Geology Review
salination
phytoremediation
bioremediation
anticline
salt contamination of water or soils. This can occur due to e…
cleaning up polluted soils by the use of plants absorption of…
cleaning up polluted soils by the use of bacteria eating of c…
an upward fold in the rock profile
salination
salt contamination of water or soils. This can occur due to e…
phytoremediation
cleaning up polluted soils by the use of plants absorption of…
19 terms
APES Geology
Inner Core
Outer Core
Mantle (Lower and Upper)
Crust
Mostly made of iron crystals and nickel
Same elements as inner core, but liquid due to less pressure
Mostly Silicon Dioxide and oxygen with iron and magnesium... Mad…
Mainly oxygen, silicon, magnesium, iron... Rigid, solid
Inner Core
Mostly made of iron crystals and nickel
Outer Core
Same elements as inner core, but liquid due to less pressure
27 terms
AP World Regions
North America
Central America
Caribbean
South America
North America
Central America
41 terms
APES Geology
4 eras in geologic time scale
precambrian
paleozoic
mesozoic
precambrian, paleozoic, mesozoic,cenozoic
earth formation
fish and reptiles
dinosaurs
4 eras in geologic time scale
precambrian, paleozoic, mesozoic,cenozoic
precambrian
earth formation
48 terms
AP Human Geology
Phenomena
Physical Geography
Spatial
Spatial Distribution
any event that is observable.
Study of the physical phenomena of the earth
refers to area or space on the Earth. If it helps, you can tr…
Physical location of geographic phenomena across space. An ex…
Phenomena
any event that is observable.
Physical Geography
Study of the physical phenomena of the earth
26 terms
APES Geology
geology
core
mantle
asthenosphere
study of earth's physical features, processes and humans
center of earth containing iron
elastic rock that surrounds the core
portion of the upper mantle
geology
study of earth's physical features, processes and humans
core
center of earth containing iron
23 terms
Apes geology
Dynamic
Earth formed _ years ago
Earths 3 sections
What earths core is composed of
Changing
4.6 billion
Biosphere, hydrosphere, lithosphere
Iron
Dynamic
Changing
Earth formed _ years ago
4.6 billion
42 terms
APES geology
inner core
outer core
mantle
asthenosphere
solid inner center of earth
solid area around inner core
consists of magma, asthenosphere, and lithosphere
an outer part of mantle and contains half molten rock
inner core
solid inner center of earth
outer core
solid area around inner core
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