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10 terms
Geography 7
isthmus
island
harbor
channel
a narrow strip of land that connects two larger land areas
land that is surrounded by water on all sides
area of water where ships can dock safely near land
the deepest part of a body of water, the path water flows
isthmus
a narrow strip of land that connects two larger land areas
island
land that is surrounded by water on all sides
Geography 7
Rio Bravo
Peninsula
Baja California
Gulf of Mexico
major river in Mexico, in America it's called the Rio Grande
piece of land surrounded on three sides by water
narrow peninsula
Mexico's eastern border
Rio Bravo
major river in Mexico, in America it's called the Rio Grande
Peninsula
piece of land surrounded on three sides by water
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LSG Yr7 Geography - Landforms
plain
mountain
canyon
island
a large area of flat land
a large, tall rocky area of land that comes up out of the ear…
a large crack in the earth formed by a river or earthquake
an area of land that is completely surrounded by water
plain
a large area of flat land
mountain
a large, tall rocky area of land that comes up out of the ear…
5 terms
Geography 7
Physical features
Population distribution
Population growth
Region
landforms and bodies of water formed by nature.
the pattern of the number of people who live from place to pl…
increase in the number of people living in a place due to mig…
an area that has one or more geographic characteristics in co…
Physical features
landforms and bodies of water formed by nature.
Population distribution
the pattern of the number of people who live from place to pl…
51 terms
geography #7
alabama
arkansas
colorado
conneticut
above LA
alabama
arkansas
above LA
12 terms
LSG Yr7 Geography Rocks
rocks
igneous rock
magma
lava
the hard, solid parts of the earth's surface.
A type of rock that forms from the cooling of molten rock on…
Molten rock beneath the earth's surface
Liquid magma that reaches the surface
rocks
the hard, solid parts of the earth's surface.
igneous rock
A type of rock that forms from the cooling of molten rock on…
64 terms
7 th Geography
Peninsula
Uplands
polder
bay
A piece of land that is surrounded by water on three sides.
Hills, mountains, and plateaus
The land in the Netherlands reclaimed for farming
body of water surrounded on three sides by land
Peninsula
A piece of land that is surrounded by water on three sides.
Uplands
Hills, mountains, and plateaus
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…
Geography 7
volcanic activity
tectonic movement
lava
magma
The formation and eruption of volcanoes.
The movement of plates below Earth's surface.
Liquid magma that reaches the surface.
Molten rock beneath the earth's surface.
volcanic activity
The formation and eruption of volcanoes.
tectonic movement
The movement of plates below Earth's surface.
27 terms
Geography 7
Josiah Alejandro
Eddie Benavidez
Jared Eriksen
Caitlyn Mock
Josiah Alejandro
Eddie Benavidez
15 terms
Geography 7
Provience
Dominion of Canada
Confederation
Parliamentary Government
A political unit
The loose confederation of Ontario (Upper Canada), Quebec (Lo…
A political unit
A system where legislative and executive functions are combin…
Provience
A political unit
Dominion of Canada
The loose confederation of Ontario (Upper Canada), Quebec (Lo…
13 terms
Geography 7
Giantism, Dwarfism, Decreased Dispersal
Higher extinction rates
Equilibrium Theory of Island Biogregra…
Rescue Effect
Common characteristics of Island evolution
Smaller Islands have
immigration and extinction balance each other
extinction is also influenced by isolation
Giantism, Dwarfism, Decreased Dispersal
Common characteristics of Island evolution
Higher extinction rates
Smaller Islands have
Year 7 Geography glossary
weather
community
environment
physical environment
day to day changes in temperature, precipitation, wind and at…
group of people who share a space and have shared interests o…
our total surroundings, living and non living
natural surroundings, including soil, water, air and all livi…
weather
day to day changes in temperature, precipitation, wind and at…
community
group of people who share a space and have shared interests o…
11 terms
Geography 7
Mangrove
Bayous
Fall line
Sunbelt
Tropical trees that grow in swampy ground along coastal areas
The marshy inlets of lakes and rivers
An imaginary line between Appalacian Mountains in the Atlanti…
The band of southern states from the Carolinas to southern Ca…
Mangrove
Tropical trees that grow in swampy ground along coastal areas
Bayous
The marshy inlets of lakes and rivers
10 terms
7 Geography Key Terms
geography
continent
habitat
biosphere
the study of environments and communities in different places…
one of the seven great land masses on Earth
the natural home of an animal or plant
living matter on Earth such as plants and animals
geography
the study of environments and communities in different places…
continent
one of the seven great land masses on Earth
33 terms
Geography 7
Gross Domestic Product
GNI stands for
GNI is
Limitations of Economic Indicators
An estimate of the total value of all materials, foodstuffs,…
Gross National Income
GDP plus the income from abroad-investment.
Undercount subsistence peoples and areas |Exaggerate cities'…
Gross Domestic Product
An estimate of the total value of all materials, foodstuffs,…
GNI stands for
Gross National Income
15 terms
geography 7
Apartheid
Balkanization
Balkanized
Blockbusting
Laws (no longer in effect) in South Africa that physically se…
A process by which a state breaks down through conflicts amon…
Descriptive of a small geographic area that could not success…
a process by which real estate agents convince white property…
Apartheid
Laws (no longer in effect) in South Africa that physically se…
Balkanization
A process by which a state breaks down through conflicts amon…
Five Themes of Geography 7
Tropic of Cancer
legend
hemisphere
cartographer
line of latitude about 23 degrees north of equator
lists and explains symbols/colors on a map
name for each half of the earth
another term for mapmaker
Tropic of Cancer
line of latitude about 23 degrees north of equator
legend
lists and explains symbols/colors on a map
Geography 7
Amazon Basin
Artifacts
Atacama Desert/Rain Shadow
Benefits of the Rain Forest
The Amazon basin is the part of South America drained by the…
an object made by humans from a past culture
a desert located in the Andes... a dry region on one side of a m…
oxygen and wildlife
Amazon Basin
The Amazon basin is the part of South America drained by the…
Artifacts
an object made by humans from a past culture
Geography 7
Seismographs
Typhoons
Homogeneous
Militarism
Machines that register movements in the earth's crust
Tropical hurricane
Uniformed Country
The glorification of the military and readiness for war
Seismographs
Machines that register movements in the earth's crust
Typhoons
Tropical hurricane
6 terms
Geography Vocab - week 7
Dell
Delta
Desert
Dike
a small, sheltered valley or ravine
a deposit, usually triangular in shape, of sand and soil that…
a large area of land with little or no moisture or vegetation
earth or other material built up along a river or ocean to ke…
Dell
a small, sheltered valley or ravine
Delta
a deposit, usually triangular in shape, of sand and soil that…
Geography Terms Week 7
Sea level
Seaport
Shoal
Shore
The average level of the surface of the ocean measured along…
A harbor at the shore of the ocean or large body of water dev…
Any very shallow spot in a body of water
Land bordering the sea, a lake or a large river
Sea level
The average level of the surface of the ocean measured along…
Seaport
A harbor at the shore of the ocean or large body of water dev…
20 terms
Geography 7
Water
Humidity
Relative humidity
Specific humidity
most common molecule, 3 states, liquid is non compressible, h…
As air temperature increases, evaporation increases & condens…
expressed as a %; changes as temperature changes
does not change with temp change. Often expressed in g/kg
Water
most common molecule, 3 states, liquid is non compressible, h…
Humidity
As air temperature increases, evaporation increases & condens…
10 terms
LSG Yr7 Geography - Countries
Egypt
South Africa
Morocco
Kenya
Egypt
South Africa
30 terms
Geography 7
culture
cultural trait
norm
culture region
beliefs, customs, practices, and behaviors of a particular na…
an idea or way of doing things that is common in a certain cu…
a behavior that is considered normal in a particular society
an area in which a single culture or cultural trait id dominant
culture
beliefs, customs, practices, and behaviors of a particular na…
cultural trait
an idea or way of doing things that is common in a certain cu…
Geography 7
What country is a huge peninsula that…
The bay of Bengal is on the __ shore o…
Until 1971,__ was the Eastern part of…
What did the great apostle of India an…
India
eastern
Bangladesh
all the invocations of the pagans are hateful to God because…
What country is a huge peninsula that…
India
The bay of Bengal is on the __ shore o…
eastern
61 terms
Year 7 Geography Superquiz
SPICESS
BOLTSS
Aerial view
Location
An acronym to help you remember the key geographical concepts.
An acronym to help you remember the key features that should…
An image taken from above an object; also known as a bird's e…
A point on the surface of the Earth where something is to be…
SPICESS
An acronym to help you remember the key geographical concepts.
BOLTSS
An acronym to help you remember the key features that should…
23 terms
Geography 7
What major city sits on the shores of…
What is the largest city on the west c…
Major port city at the mouth of the Mi…
What Pennsylvania city on the Delaware…
Milwaukee
Los Angeles
New Orleans
Philadelphia
What major city sits on the shores of…
Milwaukee
What is the largest city on the west c…
Los Angeles
20 terms
LSG Yr7 Geography Latitude & Longitude
equator
northern hemisphere
southern hemisphere
prime meridian
the 0 degree line of latitude
the half of the earth north of the equator
the half of the earth south of the equator
the 0 degree line of longitude
equator
the 0 degree line of latitude
northern hemisphere
the half of the earth north of the equator
27 terms
7 Geography - Liveability
liveability
pull factor
push factor
urban decay
The factors that contribute to making a place liveable.
positive attractions of the migration destination
negative home conditions that impel the decision to migrate
situation in which a city area has fallen into a state of dis…
liveability
The factors that contribute to making a place liveable.
pull factor
positive attractions of the migration destination
45 terms
Ultimate Year 7 Geography
biodiversity
carbon sink
decomposers
ecosystem
the variety of all living things
a storage area where carbon is trapped and not released into…
organisms that break down leaves and other organic material i…
a community of organisms interacting with one another and wit…
biodiversity
the variety of all living things
carbon sink
a storage area where carbon is trapped and not released into…
25 terms
Year 7 Geography geospatial skills
SPICESS
BOLTSS
Aerial view
Location
An acronym to help you remember the key geographical concepts.
An acronym to help you remember the key features that should…
An image taken from above an object; also known as a bird's e…
A point on the surface of the Earth where something is to be…
SPICESS
An acronym to help you remember the key geographical concepts.
BOLTSS
An acronym to help you remember the key features that should…
25 terms
Geography SS Grade 7
Geography
Environment
Physical Geography
Cultural Geography
The study of people,their environments and their resources. G…
A person's surroundings - includes air,water, temperature, an…
The branch of geography concerned with the natural features o…
The study of how humans change or effect their surroundings.
Geography
The study of people,their environments and their resources. G…
Environment
A person's surroundings - includes air,water, temperature, an…
Geo 7 5 Themes of Geography
Regions
Location
Human-Environment Interaction
Place
Areas that share common characteristics such as land, natural…
The position of anything on Earth's surface.
How people use, adapt to, or change their surroundings and ho…
characteristics of a location that make it unique
Regions
Areas that share common characteristics such as land, natural…
Location
The position of anything on Earth's surface.
23 terms
Geography 7 Quizlet
settlements
Linear
Clustered
Grid
Human activities result in the development of_ at particular…
_ settlements have homes placed in a line along some geograph…
_ settlements have homes close together. Walled towns in the…
_ settlements have homes spread out. Rural farm communities i…
settlements
Human activities result in the development of_ at particular…
Linear
_ settlements have homes placed in a line along some geograph…
11 terms
Chapter 7 World Geography
megalopolis
mangrove
bayou
fall line
a very large city; a region made up of several large cities a…
a tropical tree that grows in swampy ground along coastal areas
a marshy inlet or outlet of a lake or a river
where rivers and streams form waterfalls and rapids as they d…
megalopolis
a very large city; a region made up of several large cities a…
mangrove
a tropical tree that grows in swampy ground along coastal areas
17 terms
Geography 7 - Intro to Geography
Global, regional, local
Human, physical
Christianity
Asia
Name the 3 levels that geography can be studied on?
Name the 2 regions that geography can be studied on?
Most commonly moment practiced religion?
Most populated continent?
Global, regional, local
Name the 3 levels that geography can be studied on?
Human, physical
Name the 2 regions that geography can be studied on?
8 terms
7 Geography
Name one of the two longest rivers in…
What ocean is on the West Coast of the…
What ocean is on the East Coast of the…
Name one U.S. territory.
Missouri River or Mississippi River
Pacific Ocean
Atlantic Ocean
Puerto Rico (also, U.S. Virgin Islands, American Samoa, North…
Name one of the two longest rivers in…
Missouri River or Mississippi River
What ocean is on the West Coast of the…
Pacific Ocean
17 terms
WG.7-9 Economic Geography
renewable resources
nonrenewable resource
infrastructure
primary economic activity
resources that cannot be used up such as soil, water, forests…
metals, fossil fuels, and other minerals found in the earth t…
the basic facilities, services, and installations needed for…
dealing directly with natural resources (fishing, mining, far…
renewable resources
resources that cannot be used up such as soil, water, forests…
nonrenewable resource
metals, fossil fuels, and other minerals found in the earth t…
20 terms
Year 7 Geography Exam 2015
Glaciers
Drinking water
Percolation
Blue water
68.7% of the fresh water on Earth is trapped in glaciers.
884 million people in the world lack access to safe water sup…
is the process of a liquid slowly passing through a filter.
the water in freshwater lakes, rivers, wetlands and aquifers.…
Glaciers
68.7% of the fresh water on Earth is trapped in glaciers.
Drinking water
884 million people in the world lack access to safe water sup…
Geography 7
Altitude
Subsidence
Sinkholes
Hydroelectric power
Height above sea level
Sinking of the ground
Sunken area over a cave
Power generated by water running through channels in dams
Altitude
Height above sea level
Subsidence
Sinking of the ground
Geography 7
Three early Aegean civilizations
Trojan War
What homers writing teach us about Gre…
Polis
Trojans,Mycenians,Minoans
Invasion of Troy by Mycenae 1200B.C.
The gods were not all powerful and they were sinful
Acropolis and Agora
Three early Aegean civilizations
Trojans,Mycenians,Minoans
Trojan War
Invasion of Troy by Mycenae 1200B.C.
12 terms
Geography 7
Soverignty
Unitary
Confederation
Authoritarian
Freedom from outside control
If one government runs the nation
government in which individual political units keep their sov…
Government in which one person or small groups hold a politic…
Soverignty
Freedom from outside control
Unitary
If one government runs the nation
Geography 7
Absolute Location
Distortion
Map Projection
Relative Location
A point on the earth's surface expressed by a coordinate syst…
A change in shape,size, or position of a place when it is sho…
A way of representing the spherical Earth on a flat surface
Where a place is located in relation to another place
Absolute Location
A point on the earth's surface expressed by a coordinate syst…
Distortion
A change in shape,size, or position of a place when it is sho…
17 terms
Geography (7)
Peninsula
Natural boundary
Artificial boundary
Region
A piece of land that is surrounded by water on three sides.
Bondaries created by earth (rivers, mountains)
Human made boundary
Groups of similar places on earth
Peninsula
A piece of land that is surrounded by water on three sides.
Natural boundary
Bondaries created by earth (rivers, mountains)
Geography 7 (vocab)
formal region
functional region
perceptual region
weathering
A group of places that have similar attributes
A group of places connected by movement
A region defined by peoples thoughts about it
The breaking down of rocks and other materials on the Earth's…
formal region
A group of places that have similar attributes
functional region
A group of places connected by movement
Geography 7
China and India
How many people cross the border
Rio Grande
Coastal Plains
2 countries with most population
300,000
Mexican border
sandy plains along the atlantic ocean
China and India
2 countries with most population
How many people cross the border
300,000
11 terms
Geography (7)
Maine
New hampshire
Vermont
Massachusetts
Augusta
Concord
Montpelier
Boston
Maine
Augusta
New hampshire
Concord
Geography - Chapter 7
province
confederation
parliamentary government
parliament
political unit of a country
political union
system where legislative and executive functions are combined…
legislature (like congress)
province
political unit of a country
confederation
political union
12 terms
Year 7 Geography - Investigating the World
Geography
Environment
Map
Scale
The study of physical (natural) and human environments.
All the features that surround us and influence our lives (bo…
A drawing of part of the earth's surface as viewed from above.
Shows the relationship between distances on a map and actual…
Geography
The study of physical (natural) and human environments.
Environment
All the features that surround us and influence our lives (bo…
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