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71 terms
the physical world, geology and geography
nothingness, the void
outer space
the heavens, the skies
the celestial body
das Nichts
der Weltraum
der Himmel
der Himmelskörper
nothingness, the void
das Nichts
outer space
der Weltraum
434 terms
VOCAB: Physical World, Geology and Geography
in voller Pracht
in voller Blüte
in der Ferne
rolling hills
in all its glory
in full bloom
in the distance
sanfte Hügel
in voller Pracht
in all its glory
in voller Blüte
in full bloom
434 terms
VOCAB: Physical World, Geology and Geography
in voller Pracht
in voller Blüte
in der Ferne
rolling hills
in all its glory
in full bloom
in the distance
sanfte Hügel
in voller Pracht
in all its glory
in voller Blüte
in full bloom
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
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…
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.
24 terms
World Geography
North America
Central America
Caribbean
South America
North America
Central America
23 terms
Geography/Geology
fault
plate boundaries
inner core
outer core
A crack in the earth's crust resulting from the displacement…
At plate boundaries, Earth's crust is broken (fault) and rock…
A dense sphere of solid iron and nickel at the center of Earth
A shell of hot, liquid metal beneath the mantle and above the…
fault
A crack in the earth's crust resulting from the displacement…
plate boundaries
At plate boundaries, Earth's crust is broken (fault) and rock…
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…
Geography & geology
Antarctic
associate
rainfall
hail
thuộc nam cực
kết hợp, liên kết
mưa rào
mưa đá
Antarctic
thuộc nam cực
associate
kết hợp, liên kết
World Geography
Canada
United States
Mexico
Guatemala
Canada
United States
Geography and geology
a map
the scale of a map
a globe
a compass
une carte
l'échelle d'une carte
une mappemonde
une boussole
a map
une carte
the scale of a map
l'échelle d'une carte
14 terms
geology-geography
crust
mantle
lithosphere
asthenosphere
(n) The outermost layer of rock of which a planet consists, e…
(n) The region of the earth's interior between the crust and…
(n) The rigid outer part of the earth, consisting of the crus…
(n) The upper layer of the earth's lower mantle, below the li…
crust
(n) The outermost layer of rock of which a planet consists, e…
mantle
(n) The region of the earth's interior between the crust and…
Geography: Geology
Boundary
Convergent Plate Boundary
Subduction
Divergent Plate Boundary
the edge of a tectonic plate
when two plates come together or converge.
when a plate slides underneath another
two plates are forced away from each other
Boundary
the edge of a tectonic plate
Convergent Plate Boundary
when two plates come together or converge.
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…
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…
geography and geology
Topography
Crude oi
Calcium
Terrain
the physical appearance of the natural features of an area of…
oil from underground that has not yet been made into other pr…
: a chemical element that is present in teeth, bones, and chalk
n (n): An area of land, when considering its natural features.
Topography
the physical appearance of the natural features of an area of…
Crude oi
oil from underground that has not yet been made into other pr…
44 terms
Geography Geology
What did Alfred Wegener mean by contin…
Pangea
Plate tectonics theory
What causes plates to move?
200 million years ago, Pangea split and drifted apart
Supercontinent from 300 million years ago... -means "all land"
1. Earth's outer shell is made up of about 20 plates... 2. Most…
Convection currents caused by unequal distribution of heat wi…
What did Alfred Wegener mean by contin…
200 million years ago, Pangea split and drifted apart
Pangea
Supercontinent from 300 million years ago... -means "all land"
Geography and Geology
Geography
Geology
Cardinal Directions
Compass
The study of the earth and how humans interact with it
The study of rocks, soil, and natural resources to learn the…
The four main directions found on a compass
A figure that displays the orientation of the cardinal direct…
Geography
The study of the earth and how humans interact with it
Geology
The study of rocks, soil, and natural resources to learn the…
Geography-geology
Erosion
Geology
Glacier
Grabbo
Waring away of land -water/ice/wind
Science deals with dynamics/physical history of earth
Made of fallen snow-compressed into large ice masses
Large groups of igneous rock
Erosion
Waring away of land -water/ice/wind
Geology
Science deals with dynamics/physical history of earth
100 terms
World Geography
China
Japan
Mongolia
North Korea
China
Japan
45 terms
STAAR World Geography Vocabulary
Physical Geography
Human Geography
Geography
Columbian Exchange
The study of natural features on the surface of Earth. Such a…
The study of how people have spread across Earth and the char…
The study of features on Earth's surface including landforms,…
The widespread exchange of people, plants, animals, disease b…
Physical Geography
The study of natural features on the surface of Earth. Such a…
Human Geography
The study of how people have spread across Earth and the char…
23 terms
Set 6: Geology & Geography
Geology
Geography
Absolute Age
Relative Age
science dealing with the earth's history as recorded in rocks
The study of the physical features of the earth
the numeric age of an object or event, often stated in years…
the age of an object in relation to the ages of other objects
Geology
science dealing with the earth's history as recorded in rocks
Geography
The study of the physical features of the earth
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…
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…
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…
110 terms
Geography and geology
hill
path
track
footbridge
colline
sentier, chemin, allée... chemin au figuré
sentier, chemin, piste
passerelle
hill
colline
path
sentier, chemin, allée... chemin au figuré
77 terms
Geography; Geology
beacon
basin
cavern
hinterland
n.烽火台;燈塔;信號燈
n.盆地,流域;臉盆
n.大洞穴
n.海岸或河岸的腹地、後方地區
beacon
n.烽火台;燈塔;信號燈
basin
n.盆地,流域;臉盆
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
104 terms
Geography& Geology
insular
island
marine
maritime
adj.海岛的
n.岛,岛屿,岛状物(孤立状态的物),安全岛
adj.海的(marinene);海上的;近海的
adj.海的(marine, oceanic);海上的;近海的
insular
adj.海岛的
island
n.岛,岛屿,岛状物(孤立状态的物),安全岛
Introduction to World Geography
Geography
Culture
Religion
Themes
is the study of Earth's people, landforms, climates, and reso…
is the beliefs, ideas, art, and customs of a group of people
is the way people believe and pray to God or to many Gods
is an important main idea. (There are five (5) themes of geog…
Geography
is the study of Earth's people, landforms, climates, and reso…
Culture
is the beliefs, ideas, art, and customs of a group of people
12 terms
Geography & Geology
default
needle
mound
anchor
vi. 未履行任务或责任; 受传唤时未出庭; 由于不到庭而败诉; 弃权... n.缺省,默认
n. 针; 针状物;刺激性言行... vt. 用针缝,刺; 刺激,激怒
n. 堆; 土堆,土丘;坟墩;投球区土墩
n. 锚; 锚状物; 靠山; 压阵队员... vt. 抛锚; 使固定,使稳固在...任节目主持人... vi. 任主要运动员; 主持节目
default
vi. 未履行任务或责任; 受传唤时未出庭; 由于不到庭而败诉; 弃权... n.缺省,默认
needle
n. 针; 针状物;刺激性言行... vt. 用针缝,刺; 刺激,激怒
78 terms
Geography Geology
Atlantic
Aquifers
Barren
Basin
大西洋
蓄水层
贫瘠
盆地
Atlantic
大西洋
Aquifers
蓄水层
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
30 terms
Geography Geology Grade 9
Magma
Metamorphic
Rock Cycle
Ingeous
Hot lava material inside the Earth
Rocks that undergo a physical change due to extreme heat and…
Magma, Ingeous, Sedimentary, Metamorphic.
Rocks formed by the cooling and hardening of magma lava.
Magma
Hot lava material inside the Earth
Metamorphic
Rocks that undergo a physical change due to extreme heat and…
Geography and geology
Surface; terrain
Landscape
Precipitation
Evaporation of moisture(humidity)
Поверхность
Рельеф
Увлажнение
Испарение влажности
Surface; terrain
Поверхность
Landscape
Рельеф
16 terms
Montana Geology and Geography Terms
geology
sediment
fossils
invertabrates
The scientific study of the origin, history, and structure of…
Solid matter that settles to the bottom of fluid
remains or impressions... of ancient creatures
animals without backbones
geology
The scientific study of the origin, history, and structure of…
sediment
Solid matter that settles to the bottom of fluid
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
8 terms
World Geography Chapter 3 Section 2
Evaporation
Humidity
Condensation
Orographic effect
process by which liquid changes into gas
the amount of water vapor in the air
the process by which water vapor changes from a gas into liqu…
cooling effect that occurs when air is forced to rise over a…
Evaporation
process by which liquid changes into gas
Humidity
the amount of water vapor in the air
24 terms
Geography and Geology
America
North America
South America
Central America
América
América del Norte
América del Sur
América Central
America
América
North America
América del Norte
69 terms
Geography and geology
a map
a globe
a compass
the International Date Line
une carte
une mappemonde
une boussole
la ligne de changement de date
a map
une carte
a globe
une mappemonde
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…
28 terms
World Geography
North America
Central America
Caribbean
South America
North America
Central America
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…
98 terms
World Geology
USA
Canada
Mexico
Costa Rica
Y
Y
Y
Y
USA
Y
Canada
Y
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…
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
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
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
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