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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…
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
28 terms
World Geography
North America
Central America
Caribbean
South America
North America
Central America
119 terms
World Geography Exam Countries
Morocco
Algeria
Tunisia
Libya
Morocco
Algeria
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…
291 terms
World Geography Final
Belize
Guatemala
Honduras
El Salvador
Belize
Guatemala
167 terms
World Geography
Algeria
Angola
Benin
Botswana
Algeria
Angola
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
100 terms
World Geography MAP FINAL!
China
Japan
Mongolia
North Korea
China
Japan
47 terms
world geography states
Washington
montana
north dakota
oregon
Washington
montana
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Geography and geologie
a map
a glob
a compass
a time zone
une carte
une mappemonde
une boussole
un fuseau horaire
a map
une carte
a glob
une mappemonde
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Geography of the World
Location
Place
Region
Movement
Absolute (specific) as in coordinates of a map using longitud…
A place is an area that is defined by everything in it. All p…
an area that is defined by certain similar characteristics. T…
the way people, products, information and ideas move from one…
Location
Absolute (specific) as in coordinates of a map using longitud…
Place
A place is an area that is defined by everything in it. All p…
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…
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…
17 terms
World Geography
monotheism
prophet
mosque
stateless nation
belief that there is only one God.
messenger of God
Islamic place of worship
an ethnic group without a formal country
monotheism
belief that there is only one God.
prophet
messenger of God
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
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…
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…
12 terms
World Geography
Middle East
Russia
Latin America
South East Asia
Region pictured here
Nation pictured here
Region pictured here
Region pictured here
Middle East
Region pictured here
Russia
Nation pictured here
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
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
29 terms
Geographie Geologie
Durchmesser Galaxis
1 Lichtjahr
Entfernung Erde Sonne
Sonnenenergie pro m² auf Erden
100 000 Lichtjahre
9•10¹²km
150 Mio km
1370 W
Durchmesser Galaxis
100 000 Lichtjahre
1 Lichtjahr
9•10¹²km
World Geography Culture Vocabulary
Culture
Language family
Society
Ethnic group
Way of life of a group of people who share similar traits, in…
Group of related languages that have all revolped fron one ea…
A group that shares a geographic. Region, a sense of identity…
Refers to a specific grout. That shares a language. Customs,…
Culture
Way of life of a group of people who share similar traits, in…
Language family
Group of related languages that have all revolped fron one ea…
33 terms
7/8 World Geography
culture
ethnic group
dialect
democracy
the way of life a people follow
a group of people who share a common history, language, relig…
local form of a language that differs from the same language…
a form of limited government where power rests with the peopl…
culture
the way of life a people follow
ethnic group
a group of people who share a common history, language, relig…
22 terms
Chapter 3 World Geography
culture
population density
birthrate
immigrant
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
Number of individuals per unit area
Number of live births per 1000 population in a given year.
A person who comes to a country where they were not born in o…
culture
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
population density
Number of individuals per unit area
30 terms
World Geography US and Canada
Appalachian Mountains
Assimilation
Beringia
Canadian Shield
A mountain range in eastern North America which creates a bar…
The process of adjusting to the customs and attitudes of a gr…
A region around Russia, Alaska and Northern Canada, where the…
A large area of exposed rock that forms the core of North Ame…
Appalachian Mountains
A mountain range in eastern North America which creates a bar…
Assimilation
The process of adjusting to the customs and attitudes of a gr…
98 terms
World Geology
USA
Canada
Mexico
Costa Rica
Y
Y
Y
Y
USA
Y
Canada
Y
13 terms
World Geo: Ch #4.4 - 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…
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World Geography Mid Term
Precipitation released on the windward…
__________ help to distribute heat awa…
__________ - composed of the outermost…
__________ - comprised of the layer of…
Rain Shadow Effect
Ocean Currents
Lithosphere
Atmosphere
Precipitation released on the windward…
Rain Shadow Effect
__________ help to distribute heat awa…
Ocean Currents
Geographie: Geologie
Uknalltheorie
Die differentation der Erde
Entstehung der Ozeane und der Atmosphäre
Erdgeschichte; geologische Zeitskala
1.vor ca. 18,7 mrd Jahren Urknall/bigbang( exlosion-> materie…
1.Am Anfang erde homogener Planet... 2.erde wärmt sich auf durch…
1. Kometen mit O2, CO2 und andere Gase trafen Erde->aus diese…
Präkambirum (vor) 4600-590 mio Jahren: Perioden:Archaikum 460…
Uknalltheorie
1.vor ca. 18,7 mrd Jahren Urknall/bigbang( exlosion-> materie…
Die differentation der Erde
1.Am Anfang erde homogener Planet... 2.erde wärmt sich auf durch…
World Geology
USA
Canada
Mexico
Costa Rica
Y
Y
Y
Y
USA
Y
Canada
Y
38 terms
World Geography Chapter 10
Mexico is boared by the ___________ to…
Mexico is ____ the size of the United…
_________ largest nation.
Mexico comes from _______ an older nam…
Untied States , Belize , Guatemala
1/5 , 3 times
Eight
Mexica , Aztecs
Mexico is boared by the ___________ to…
Untied States , Belize , Guatemala
Mexico is ____ the size of the United…
1/5 , 3 times
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
17 terms
World Geography Economic Geography
Market Economy
Free enterprise
Capitalism
Command economy
an economy that relies chiefly on market forces to allocate g…
the freedom of individuals to start and operate private busin…
an economic system based on private ownership of capital
An economic system in which the government controls a country…
Market Economy
an economy that relies chiefly on market forces to allocate g…
Free enterprise
the freedom of individuals to start and operate private busin…
32 terms
World Geography Culture Vocabulary
Culture
Language family
Society
Ethnic group
Way of life of a group of people who share similar traits, in…
Group of related languages that have all revolped fron one ea…
A group that shares a geographic. Region, a sense of identity…
Refers to a specific grout. That shares a language. Customs,…
Culture
Way of life of a group of people who share similar traits, in…
Language family
Group of related languages that have all revolped fron one ea…
32 terms
Human Geography: World Regions
Central America
North America
Caribbean
Latin America
Countries from Mexico south to Panama
Canada and the United States
Islands near North America
Portuguese and Spanish speaking countries of the Americas
Central America
Countries from Mexico south to Panama
North America
Canada and the United States
World Geography
Sahara Desert
Equator
Prime Meridian
Tropic of Cancer
Sahara Desert
Equator
25 terms
World Geography
Greece
Eco-Tourism
Transportation
Infastructure
Theater, Philosophy and Democracy and ideas that originated i…
A universally popular type of tourism where people disconnect…
What is/are the most common use of rivers around the world
A term that refers to a country's roads, bridges, railways, a…
Greece
Theater, Philosophy and Democracy and ideas that originated i…
Eco-Tourism
A universally popular type of tourism where people disconnect…
10 terms
World Geography Chapter 5 Section 1
Demography
Population density
Birth rate
Death rate
the study of human populations so you can learn about future…
the average number of people living in an area. Population de…
the number of births each year for every 1000 people in an ar…
total number of deaths each year for every 1000 people in an…
Demography
the study of human populations so you can learn about future…
Population density
the average number of people living in an area. Population de…
Creekview World Geography Set One Physical Geography
sub-continent
savannah
tropical rainforest
peninsula
part of a continent
large grassland
area with biodiversity, high humidity and trees
A large mass of land projecting into a body of water.
sub-continent
part of a continent
savannah
large grassland
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Lesson 20 Geology/Geography
geology
history
interior
divide
地質学
歴史
内部
分裂する
geology
地質学
history
歴史
World Geography Unit 2
Quebec
Ontario
Manitoba
Saskatchewan
Quebec
Ontario
83 terms
Geology and Geography TOEFL
glacier
geyser
caldera
lava
ледник
гейзер
большой кратер вулкана
лава
glacier
ледник
geyser
гейзер
15 terms
Ancient World Geography
Mediterranean Sea
Tigris & Euphrates Rivers
Mesopotamia
Fertile Crescent
Mediterranean Sea
Tigris & Euphrates Rivers
20 terms
World Geography
Natural resource
Recyclable resource
Nonrenewable resource
Manufacturing
A material that humans take from the natural environment to s…
This process of recycling as well as reusing the recycled mat…
Natural resource that exists in a limited supply.
Make (something) on a large scale using machinery.
Natural resource
A material that humans take from the natural environment to s…
Recyclable resource
This process of recycling as well as reusing the recycled mat…
47 terms
World Geography -Semester 2
Sudan
South Africa
Kenya
Egypt
Which country is due south of Egypt?
Which country is this?
Which African country is this?
Which country is this?
Sudan
Which country is due south of Egypt?
South Africa
Which country is this?
29 terms
World Geography Chapter 9
andes Mountains
llanos
cerrado
pampus
of south america continent are part of a chain of mountain ra…
grassy treeless area used for livestock gazing and farming
savannas with flat terrain and moderate rainfall that make th…
plains in parts of south america; areas of grasslands and ric…
andes Mountains
of south america continent are part of a chain of mountain ra…
llanos
grassy treeless area used for livestock gazing and farming
Unit 1 Review (World Geography)
global grid
map legend
thematic map
compass rose
a system of imaginary lines that divides up the space on a ma…
a box or display on a map that explains the meaning of the sy…
a map that shows a particular theme or topic
a diagram on a map that shows directions such as north, south…
global grid
a system of imaginary lines that divides up the space on a ma…
map legend
a box or display on a map that explains the meaning of the sy…
14 terms
World Geography
harbor
landform
biosphere
hydrologic cycle
a sheltered area of water deep enough for docking large ships
a naturally formed feature on earth's surface
all parts of the earth where plants and animals live
continuous circulation of water among the atmosphere, oceans,…
harbor
a sheltered area of water deep enough for docking large ships
landform
a naturally formed feature on earth's surface
26 terms
World Geography Pre-AP
When a rock band moves to different co…
Government determines and regulates th…
A region's system for transporting its…
The total knowledge, attitudes and beh…
Diffusion
Command economy
Infrastructure
Culture
When a rock band moves to different co…
Diffusion
Government determines and regulates th…
Command economy
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