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Geography 4
ocean
peninsula
wetlands
swamp
body of salt water, larger than a sea/there are five: Atlanti…
land that surrounded by water on three sides, ex. Florida (st…
natural lowlands where the water level stays at or above the…
area of low, wet land and trees
ocean
body of salt water, larger than a sea/there are five: Atlanti…
peninsula
land that surrounded by water on three sides, ex. Florida (st…
11 terms
Geography - 4.2 - Population Geography
Birth Rate
Fertility Rate
Mortality Rate
Infant Mortality
the number of live births per thousand population.
the average number of children a woman of childbearing years…
also called the death rate—is the number of deaths per thousa…
shows the number of deaths among infants under age one per th…
Birth Rate
the number of live births per thousand population.
Fertility Rate
the average number of children a woman of childbearing years…
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Geography: 4.3 - Political Geography
State
Nation
Nation- State
Stateless Nation
an independent unit that occupies a specific territory and ha…
a group of people with a common culture living in a territory…
When a nation and a state occupy the same territory.
a nation that does not to have its own territory. Examples in…
State
an independent unit that occupies a specific territory and ha…
Nation
a group of people with a common culture living in a territory…
Geography - Chapter 4.4
city
urban geography
suburb
metropolitan area
area with large populations, center of business and culture
the study of how people use space in cities
political unit touching the central city; outlying district,…
a functional area made up of the city, its suburbs and exurbs
city
area with large populations, center of business and culture
urban geography
the study of how people use space in cities
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Geography 4
Latin America
Japan's Indutrialization
Why Western Europe and NOT China as fo…
3 eras of capitalism
Focusing on agricultural exports seems to be best economic gr…
1605-1868: Shogun ruler. Isolation from the world. Limited ac…
Europe had an agrcultural focus on cattle and wheat which mea…
competitive: 1500-1840... organized: 1840-1970... disorganized: 197…
Latin America
Focusing on agricultural exports seems to be best economic gr…
Japan's Indutrialization
1605-1868: Shogun ruler. Isolation from the world. Limited ac…
5 terms
Geography 4
border
cardinal directions
compass rose
coordinate
The frame around the map.
North, south, east, and west
the small drawing that uses one or more arrows to show cardin…
the point n a map or globe where a line of altitude and longi…
border
The frame around the map.
cardinal directions
North, south, east, and west
41 terms
Geography - Chapter 4
culture
society
ethnic group
innovation
the total knowledge, attitudes and behaviors shared by and pa…
shares a common language, a sense of identity and its culture
shares language, customs and heritage but has an identity as…
taking existing elements and creating something new from them
culture
the total knowledge, attitudes and behaviors shared by and pa…
society
shares a common language, a sense of identity and its culture
14 terms
Geography 4
privatization
karst
satellite
black market
the transfer of a business, industry or service from public t…
terrain dominated by limestone bedrock and characterized by r…
a country controlled by another country, notably Eastern Euro…
an illegal traffic or trade in officially controlled or scare…
privatization
the transfer of a business, industry or service from public t…
karst
terrain dominated by limestone bedrock and characterized by r…
Geography 4
Contiguous
Temperate
glacier
export
There are all connected in one block
mild climates as well extremes of cold
large masses of ice and snow.
send to other countries for aid .
Contiguous
There are all connected in one block
Temperate
mild climates as well extremes of cold
17 terms
Geography 4
contiguous
megalopolis
prairie
cordillera
joined in a common boundry
connected area of Urban communities
vast region
group of mountain that run side by side
contiguous
joined in a common boundry
megalopolis
connected area of Urban communities
4 Geography
culture
cultural landscape
civilization
institution
the way of life of a people, including their beliefs and prac…
the parts of a people's environment that they have shaped and…
an advanced culture with cities and a system of writing
a custom or organization with social, educational, or religio…
culture
the way of life of a people, including their beliefs and prac…
cultural landscape
the parts of a people's environment that they have shaped and…
Geography - Chapter 3.4
ecosystem
biome
deciduous
rain forest
an interdependent community of plants and animals
a regional ecosystem; a major habitat for a large community o…
broadleaf trees, such as maple, oak, birch and cottonwood
a forest located in the tropical zone; covered with a heavy c…
ecosystem
an interdependent community of plants and animals
biome
a regional ecosystem; a major habitat for a large community o…
12 terms
geography #4
amazon river
congo river
huang he
mekong river
amazon river
congo river
Geography 4
Lake
Mountain
Peninsula
Plain
Inland body of water that has land all around it
Gently sloping land, the relief is more than feet
Land area that has water on 3 sides
Gentle sloping land, the relief is less than 500 feet
Lake
Inland body of water that has land all around it
Mountain
Gently sloping land, the relief is more than feet
Geography Terms Part 4
absolute location
agriculture
archipelago
aquifer
a point on the earth's surface expressed by a coordinate syst…
the art and science of cultivating the land for growing crops…
a group of closely scattered islands in a large body of water
an underground layer of rock or earth which holds groundwater
absolute location
a point on the earth's surface expressed by a coordinate syst…
agriculture
the art and science of cultivating the land for growing crops…
12 terms
4 Geography Vocabulary
valley
plain
volcano
mountain range
An area of low land between hills or mountains.
A flat region
A weak spot in the crust where magma has come to the surface.
A row of connected mountains
valley
An area of low land between hills or mountains.
plain
A flat region
26 terms
Chapter 4 Human Geography
Gross Domestic Product
Gross National Product
Infant Mortality Rate
Command Economy
The value of ONLY the goods and services produced by a country.
The value of ALL goods and services produced by a country.
Number of deaths per thousand among infants under 1 year old.
A type of economic system where the production of goods is de…
Gross Domestic Product
The value of ONLY the goods and services produced by a country.
Gross National Product
The value of ALL goods and services produced by a country.
13 terms
World Geography: 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…
Geography - Chapter 2.4
weathering
sediment
mechanical weathering
chemical weathering
physical or chemical processes that change the characteristic…
small pieces of rock
process that breaks down rock
process that changes rock into a new substance
weathering
physical or chemical processes that change the characteristic…
sediment
small pieces of rock
31 terms
Geography Chapter 4
maritime
tundra
bedrock
Inuit
bordering on or being near the sea
a plain with no trees located in cold climates
the solid rock located under the soil of earth's surface
the native people in Canada
maritime
bordering on or being near the sea
tundra
a plain with no trees located in cold climates
6 terms
CCM Geography week 4
Kazakhstan
Irtysh River
Lake Balkhash
Syr Darya River
Kazakhstan
Irtysh River
22 terms
Geography Ch. 4 Vocab
culture
culture trait
culture region
ethnic group
the set of beliefs, values, and practices that a group of peo…
an activity or behavior in which people often take part (ex:…
an area in which people have many shared culture traits
a group of people who share a common culture and ancestry
culture
the set of beliefs, values, and practices that a group of peo…
culture trait
an activity or behavior in which people often take part (ex:…
Geography Terms Week 4
Cave
Cavern
Channel
Chasm
a deep, hollowed-out area under the earth's surface
a large cave of room size or larger
a narrow strip of water
an empty, deep gap in the surface of the earth
Cave
a deep, hollowed-out area under the earth's surface
Cavern
a large cave of room size or larger
6 terms
Geography Week 4
Migration
Economy
Population Distribution
Industries
The movement of people to a new place
A system for turning resources into things people buy and sell
Describes the human population in an area
Types of businesses
Migration
The movement of people to a new place
Economy
A system for turning resources into things people buy and sell
18 terms
GEOGRAPHY GRADE 4
location
place
human/environment interaction
movement
a specific place or area, where something on earth is found
describes a location, tells about the physical and human feat…
describes how a community interacts with its environment
describes how things move from place to place
location
a specific place or area, where something on earth is found
place
describes a location, tells about the physical and human feat…
4 Geography
Map's scale
Border
Uncharted territory
River
Echelle de la carte
Frontière
Terres inexplorées
Fleuve
Map's scale
Echelle de la carte
Border
Frontière
6 terms
Geography Vocab - Week 4
Cliff
Cinder Cone
Chasm
Channel
a steep, rocky face of a bluff
a cone-shaped mass of material made by volcanic eruption
an empty, deep gap in the surface of the earth
a narrow strip of water
Cliff
a steep, rocky face of a bluff
Cinder Cone
a cone-shaped mass of material made by volcanic eruption
5 terms
Geography 4.
Producing cave
Cave
Arch
Stack
First stage of erosion
Second stage of erosion
Third stage of erosion
Fourth stage of erosion
Producing cave
First stage of erosion
Cave
Second stage of erosion
geography 4
Montana
North Dakota
South Dakota
Wyoming
Helena
Bismarck
Pierre
Cheyenne
Montana
Helena
North Dakota
Bismarck
Geography 4
Carpathians
Balkan Peninsula
Danube
Chernobyl
Mountains that form a 1 500 km long range in Central and East…
A peninsula and a cultural area in Southeast Europe with diff…
Europe's second longest river
Nuclear accident that occurred on 26 April 1986 at the Cherno…
Carpathians
Mountains that form a 1 500 km long range in Central and East…
Balkan Peninsula
A peninsula and a cultural area in Southeast Europe with diff…
Ch. 4 Physical Geography of Europe
landlocked
pass
navigable
deciduous
completely surrounded by land with no direct access to the oc…
low areas between mountains
able to be sailed on or through safely
trees that loose their leaves in the fall
landlocked
completely surrounded by land with no direct access to the oc…
pass
low areas between mountains
17 terms
Geography 4
classical
polis
democracy
republic
relating to the ancient greek and roman world
greek term for "city state"
government in which leaders rule with consent of the citizens
strong national government headed by elected leaders
classical
relating to the ancient greek and roman world
polis
greek term for "city state"
4) Geography
Arctic Circle
Antarctic Circle
Tropic of Cancer
Tropic of Capricorn
North Pole
South Pole
Above Equator
Under Equator
Arctic Circle
North Pole
Antarctic Circle
South Pole
geography 4
empire
nations
Industrial Revolution
developed countries
A group of states or territories controlled by one ruler
Group of people who have the same laws and leaders.
A series of improvements in industrial technology that transf…
countries with strong economies and a high quality of life
empire
A group of states or territories controlled by one ruler
nations
Group of people who have the same laws and leaders.
17 terms
Unit 4: Population Geography
crude birth rate
crude death rate
demography
dependency ratio
The number of live births per year per 1,000 people.
The number of deaths per year per 1,000 people.
Scientific study of human populations.
The number of people under the age of 15 and over age 64, com…
crude birth rate
The number of live births per year per 1,000 people.
crude death rate
The number of deaths per year per 1,000 people.
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geography 4
Dalai Lama
Xi
Ma
Park
Tibet Leader
China leader
Taiwan Leader
South Korea Leader
Dalai Lama
Tibet Leader
Xi
China leader
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Geography Ch. 4 Terms
Natural resource
Renewable resource
Nonrenewable resource
Fossil fuels
useful material found in the environment
resource that Earth or people can replace
resource that cannot be replaced in a relatively short period…
nonrenewable resources formed over millions of years from the…
Natural resource
useful material found in the environment
Renewable resource
resource that Earth or people can replace
Geography 4
water cycle
silt
evaporation
water vapor
The continuous process by which water moves from Earth's surf…
A mixture of fertile soil and tiny rocks that can make land i…
The change from liquid to gas.
Water in the form of a gas.
water cycle
The continuous process by which water moves from Earth's surf…
silt
A mixture of fertile soil and tiny rocks that can make land i…
Geography Chapter 4
culture
culture trait
culture region
ethnic group
the set of beliefs, values and practices a group of people have
an activity or behavior in which people often take part
an area in which people have many shared culture traits
a group of people who share a common culture and ancestry
culture
the set of beliefs, values and practices a group of people have
culture trait
an activity or behavior in which people often take part
8 terms
Geography: Grade 4
Sphere
Equator
Hemishpere
Prime Meridian
The 3 -D shape of a ball or globe.
The imaginary line that separates the Earth into Norther and…
Half a sphere. (Norther, Southern, Eastern, Western)
The imaginary line that separates Earth into Eastern and West…
Sphere
The 3 -D shape of a ball or globe.
Equator
The imaginary line that separates the Earth into Norther and…
18 terms
World Geography: 4.5 - Economic Geography
Economy
Economic System
Traditional Economy
Command Economy
The production and exchange of goods and services among a gro…
The WAY people produce and exchange goods and services.
Type of economic system where goods and services are traded w…
Type of economic system where production of goods and service…
Economy
The production and exchange of goods and services among a gro…
Economic System
The WAY people produce and exchange goods and services.
22 terms
Geography Ch. 4 vocabulary
culture (p.80)
culture trait (p.81)
culture region (p.82)
ethnic group (p.83)
set of beliefs, values, and practices that a group of people…
an activity or behavior in which people often take part
an area in which people have many shared culture traits
a group of people who share a common culture and ancestry
culture (p.80)
set of beliefs, values, and practices that a group of people…
culture trait (p.81)
an activity or behavior in which people often take part
39 terms
world geography ch 3-4 human geography
authoritarian rule
market economy
primary sector jobs
secondary sector jobs
Government demands obedience from civilians. unquestionable a…
A market economy is an economy in which decisions regarding i…
The portion of the economy concerned with the direct extracti…
The portion of the economy concerned with manufacturing usefu…
authoritarian rule
Government demands obedience from civilians. unquestionable a…
market economy
A market economy is an economy in which decisions regarding i…
Geography Lessons 1-4
Where in our textbook can you learn so…
List a chapter title where you learn a…
What are the five parts of eastern Nor…
On what pages can you find maps of the…
Unit 1, Chapter 1 "North America Begins"
Chapter 22, "The Canadian West and North"
New England, Middle Atlantic States, South, Atlantic Province…
70, 71, 72
Where in our textbook can you learn so…
Unit 1, Chapter 1 "North America Begins"
List a chapter title where you learn a…
Chapter 22, "The Canadian West and North"
Economic Geography 4.5
Economy
Economic System
Natural Resources
Renewable Resources
A system in which people exchange goods and services.
The way people exchange goods and services.
Materials on or in the earth that have value.
Natural Resources that can be regenerated through a natural p…
Economy
A system in which people exchange goods and services.
Economic System
The way people exchange goods and services.
10 terms
Geography Unit 4
Aswan High Dam
Africa is split roughly in half by the…
Nile River
escarpment
Structure built in Egypt to help regulate the Nile River's fl…
Equator
longest River in the world
steep cliff
Aswan High Dam
Structure built in Egypt to help regulate the Nile River's fl…
Africa is split roughly in half by the…
Equator
17 terms
Geography 4
classical
polis
democracy
republic
relating to the ancient greek and roman world
greek term for "city state"
government in which leaders rule with consent of the citizens
strong national government headed by elected leaders
classical
relating to the ancient greek and roman world
polis
greek term for "city state"
9 terms
Geography Ch. 4 Section 2 Population Geography
birthrate
fertility rate
morality rate
infant morality rate
the ratio of live births in an area to the population of that…
the ratio of live births in an area to the population of that…
(aka death rate) the number of deaths per thousand people, th…
the number of babies that die per 1,000 babies in one year
birthrate
the ratio of live births in an area to the population of that…
fertility rate
the ratio of live births in an area to the population of that…
geography terms 4
meridian
mouth
ocean
parallel
An arc drawn on a map between the North and South poles.
Ends of a stream; where a stream enters a lake, sea, or ocean
A large body of salt water
two lines that never touch latitude lines run this way
meridian
An arc drawn on a map between the North and South poles.
mouth
Ends of a stream; where a stream enters a lake, sea, or ocean
11 terms
Geography Grade 4
Geography
Region
Costal Plain
Plateau
Study of earth and everything in/on it
section or area with common features
a large area of flat land near the sea with few trees
an area of level, high ground
Geography
Study of earth and everything in/on it
Region
section or area with common features
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