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7th Grade Social Studies Geography
Egypt
Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire)
Kenya
Nigeria
Egypt
Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire)
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7th grade social studies geography
Taklamakan Desert
Tibetan Plateau
Gobi Desert
Northeastern Plain
This Desert (in China) is known for splitting the Silk Road i…
region of China called the "Roof of the World", is very rocky…
A high desert in China and Mongolia.
Located east of present-day Mongolia. Also called Inner Mongo…
Taklamakan Desert
This Desert (in China) is known for splitting the Silk Road i…
Tibetan Plateau
region of China called the "Roof of the World", is very rocky…
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Mullvain - 7th Grade Geography Vocab Social Studies
Literacy Rate
Religion
Religious Group
Ethnic Group
the percentage of people who can read and write.... Standard of…
a fundamental set of basic beliefs.
people who share a common set of beliefs.
people who share a common history, language, religion, and ph…
Literacy Rate
the percentage of people who can read and write.... Standard of…
Religion
a fundamental set of basic beliefs.
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7th Grade Social Studies Geography
Sahara
political map
physical map
Sub-Saharan
Largest desert in the world
A map showing units such as countries, states, provinces, dis…
A map that shows mountains, hills, plains, rivers, lakes, oce…
geographically, the area of the continent of Africa that lies…
Sahara
Largest desert in the world
political map
A map showing units such as countries, states, provinces, dis…
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Geography social studies- 7th grade
Geography
Birth rate
Death rate
Net migration rate
The study of Earth's features, people,resources and how these…
Total number of births per 1,000 people in a year.
Total number of deaths per 1,000 people in a year.
The difference of people entering and leaving a country in a…
Geography
The study of Earth's features, people,resources and how these…
Birth rate
Total number of births per 1,000 people in a year.
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Geography - Social Studies - 7th Grade - FPMS
Map Key/Legend
Plate Tectonics
Cardinal Direction
Climate
a list that explains the symbols on a map
the theory that the earth's surface is divided into a number…
North, South, East, and West
the average weather of a place over a period of 20-30 years
Map Key/Legend
a list that explains the symbols on a map
Plate Tectonics
the theory that the earth's surface is divided into a number…
7th Grade Social Studies Geography
Geography
Push-Pull Factors
Push Factors
Pull Factors
the study of the earth and what is on it
the reasons for immigration/migration.
the reasons why an individual was forced to or chose to leave…
the reasons why an individual chooses a new location.
Geography
the study of the earth and what is on it
Push-Pull Factors
the reasons for immigration/migration.
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NFMS 7th Grade Geography Vocab Social Studies
Literacy Rate
Religion
Religious Group
Ethnic Group
the percentage of people who can read and write.... Standard of…
a fundamental set of basic beliefs.
people who share a common set of beliefs.
people who share a common history, language, religion, and ph…
Literacy Rate
the percentage of people who can read and write.... Standard of…
Religion
a fundamental set of basic beliefs.
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Geography 7th grade Social Studies
Location
Absolute location
Relative location
Place
Explains where something is
Uses longitude and latitude lines to show an exact spot
Uses directions to show where a place is compared to another…
Explains what is at a location or what it looks like... Example:…
Location
Explains where something is
Absolute location
Uses longitude and latitude lines to show an exact spot
Social Studies 7th Grade Geography
Map that is straighter
Map that is rounder
North Pole
South Pole
Mercator Projection
Robinson Projection
90 degrees North
90 degrees South
Map that is straighter
Mercator Projection
Map that is rounder
Robinson Projection
Geography social studies 7th grade
How could africas diverse geography he…
What did the Africa kingdoms trade ? H…
Besides trading goods, African kingdom…
Location
Africas diverse geography helps the continent by trading item…
Africas kingdoms trade food,clothing ect.... The trade affected…
African kingdoms may have shared ideas , of traditions,goods,…
Is the answer to the question " where are we"? We need to kno…
How could africas diverse geography he…
Africas diverse geography helps the continent by trading item…
What did the Africa kingdoms trade ? H…
Africas kingdoms trade food,clothing ect.... The trade affected…
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7th grade social studies geography
Hemisphere
Latitude
Longitude
Absolute location
Half of an earth
A parallel that circles earth parallel to the equator (north…
A meridian that circles the earth from pole to pole measuring…
Exact spot where one line of latitude crosses a line of longi…
Hemisphere
Half of an earth
Latitude
A parallel that circles earth parallel to the equator (north…
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7th Grade Social Studies Physical Geography
arable land
Asia Brown Cloud
Climate
Desertification
land that is farmable and able to grow crops
layer of air pollution covering parts of southeast Asia
the weather in an area over an extended period of time; usual…
the process of arable land turning into desert due to overgra…
arable land
land that is farmable and able to grow crops
Asia Brown Cloud
layer of air pollution covering parts of southeast Asia
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7th grade Social Studies - ch. 2 (La Geography)
Absolute location
Relative location
Navigable
Bayou
What refers to a specific spot on Earth expressed in degrees…
What refers to where a place is in relation to amother place…
What describes water that is deep enough for safe travel by b…
What is usually a small and sluggish creek? Note: it may also…
Absolute location
What refers to a specific spot on Earth expressed in degrees…
Relative location
What refers to where a place is in relation to amother place…
Social Studies Geography 7th Grade
Hemisphere
Geography
Perceptual Region
Functional Region
Half of the earth
Study of the earth
Exists in the minds of people
Has a central place and surrounding areas
Hemisphere
Half of the earth
Geography
Study of the earth
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7th grade Social Studies - ch. 2 (La Geography)
Absolute location
Relative location
Navigable
Bayou
What refers to a specific spot on Earth expressed in degrees…
What refers to where a place is in relation to amother place…
What describes water that is deep enough for safe travel by b…
What is usually a small and sluggish creek? Note: it may also…
Absolute location
What refers to a specific spot on Earth expressed in degrees…
Relative location
What refers to where a place is in relation to amother place…
22 terms
7th Grade Social Studies
federal system
impeach
veto
executive orders
a system that divided powers between the states and the feder…
to bring charges against
to cancel; say no
non-legislative directives issued by the United States in cer…
federal system
a system that divided powers between the states and the feder…
impeach
to bring charges against
7th grade social studies
great compromise of 1787
Trail of tears
qualifications for citizenship
qualification for president and vice p…
was an agreement between large and small states reached durin…
(1838-39) an 800-mile forced march made by the Cherokee from…
Over 18 years old, Permanent resident for 5 years, Good chara…
natural born citizen, at least 35, and resident for 14 years
great compromise of 1787
was an agreement between large and small states reached durin…
Trail of tears
(1838-39) an 800-mile forced march made by the Cherokee from…
Social Studies- 7th Grade TOPIC: GEOGRAPHY
Geography
Cartography
Laditude
Longitude
The science of studying the earths surface
The production of creating maps
The angular distance north or south of the equator
Angular distance east or west on the earths surface
Geography
The science of studying the earths surface
Cartography
The production of creating maps
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social studies geography vocabulary 7th grade
Tropics
Highlands
Plateau
Escarpment
area between the Tropic of Cancer and the Tropic of Capricorn
a mountainous or hilly section of an area
flat elevated land
a steep cliff
Tropics
area between the Tropic of Cancer and the Tropic of Capricorn
Highlands
a mountainous or hilly section of an area
Social Studies 7th Grade Geography Terms
Basin
Bay
Butte
Canyon
An area that is lower than surrounding land areas: some basin…
A body of water that is partly surrounded by land and is conn…
A small, high, flat-topped landform with cliff like sides
A deep, narrow valley with steep sides; often with a stream f…
Basin
An area that is lower than surrounding land areas: some basin…
Bay
A body of water that is partly surrounded by land and is conn…
7th Grade Social Studies Southwest Asia Geography
Israel
Iraq
Iran
Afghanistan
A country west of the Mediterranean Sea, North of Saudi Arabi…
A country, North of Saudi Arabia and west of Iran.
A country east of Iraq and west of Afghanistan.
A country east to Iran.
Israel
A country west of the Mediterranean Sea, North of Saudi Arabi…
Iraq
A country, North of Saudi Arabia and west of Iran.
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Social Studies 7th Grade Africa Geography
rifts
Sub-Saharan Africa
Sahel
savannah
long, deep valleys formed by the movement of the earth's crust
Africa south of the Sahara
strip of land with little rainfall that divides the desert fr…
open grassland with scattered trees
rifts
long, deep valleys formed by the movement of the earth's crust
Sub-Saharan Africa
Africa south of the Sahara
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7th Grade Social Studies - Japan Geography
Archipelago
Pacific Ring of Fire
Earthquakes
4 Main Islands
A chain of islands (Japan has 4 large islands and 3,900 small…
- A region that contains earthquakes, volcanoes, and typhoons…
Average of 1,500 earthquakes per year.
1. Kyushu - Closest to Mainland Asia.... 2. Shikoku - Smallest.…
Archipelago
A chain of islands (Japan has 4 large islands and 3,900 small…
Pacific Ring of Fire
- A region that contains earthquakes, volcanoes, and typhoons…
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7th Grade Social Studies - Human Geography
Culture
Ethnic Group
Cultural Diffusion
Government System
The way of life of a group of people who share similar belief…
A group of people who share a common culture (history, langua…
The process of spreading new knowledge, skills, beliefs, or c…
The system that determines who has the power to rule, how the…
Culture
The way of life of a group of people who share similar belief…
Ethnic Group
A group of people who share a common culture (history, langua…
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Social studies 7th grade geography test
History/Historian
Economics/Economist
Geography/Geographer
Sociology/Sociologist
Study of the past
Study of how people use money and resources
Study of the world's environment and how people use it
Study of how people behave in groups
History/Historian
Study of the past
Economics/Economist
Study of how people use money and resources
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7th grade STA social studies human geography
Immigrant
Emigrant
Push factor
Pull factor
People who are entering a geographical area
People leaving a geographical area
Drives people away
Brings people in
Immigrant
People who are entering a geographical area
Emigrant
People leaving a geographical area
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Social Studies Africa Geography - 7th Grade
Climate and location of the Sahara Des…
Climate and location of the Sahel?
Climate and location of the Savanna?
Climate and location of the Niger Rive…
Little to no rainfall all year, few plants. Northern Africa
Very hot, located in the region of Savanna, on the southern b…
Warm grassland area with lots of plants. Located in the centr…
Great for farming. Trianular shaped landform at the mouth of…
Climate and location of the Sahara Des…
Little to no rainfall all year, few plants. Northern Africa
Climate and location of the Sahel?
Very hot, located in the region of Savanna, on the southern b…
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Social Studies 7th Grade Geography Terms
Basin
Bay
Butte
Canyon
An area that is lower than surrounding land areas: some basin…
A body of water that is partly surrounded by land and is conn…
A small, high, flat-topped landform with cliff like sides
A deep, narrow valley with steep sides; often with a stream f…
Basin
An area that is lower than surrounding land areas: some basin…
Bay
A body of water that is partly surrounded by land and is conn…
Social Studies 7th Grade
A large area of flat land is called a…
A ____________ is a continuous flow of…
Part of an ocean enclosed by a curve o…
Land next to an ocean or sea is a ____…
plain
river
bay
coast
A large area of flat land is called a…
plain
A ____________ is a continuous flow of…
river
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7th Grade Social Studies
Jerusalem
Muhammad's Night Journey
Hospitals
The Catholic Church
What city were Muslims and Crusaders fighting over?
What made Jerusalem a holy city for Muslims?
What were Muslims the first to establish in the field of medi…
What was the center of Medieval life?
Jerusalem
What city were Muslims and Crusaders fighting over?
Muhammad's Night Journey
What made Jerusalem a holy city for Muslims?
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7th grade social studies
nations
world
divisions
hemisphere
Group of people who have the same laws and leaders.
cosmopolitan
each kingdom is divided into
half of the earth
nations
Group of people who have the same laws and leaders.
world
cosmopolitan
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7th grade Social Studies
mercantilism
capitalism
caravel
astrolabe
European nations controlling trade to get gold and silver for…
private ownership of property
ship with both square and triangular sails
tool used by ships to find their latitude at sea
mercantilism
European nations controlling trade to get gold and silver for…
capitalism
private ownership of property
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Social Studies Vocabulary 7th Grade
political party
electoral college
Democratic-Republican party
Federalist party
The aim of a _______________is to elect officials who will tr…
When the system was first created, the members of the _______…
Led by Thomas Jefferson and James Madison, the ______________…
The upper class and the elitists were strong supporters of th…
political party
The aim of a _______________is to elect officials who will tr…
electoral college
When the system was first created, the members of the _______…
7th Grade Social Studies
agriculture
authenticity
biological weapons
civil war
The art and science of producing food from the land and tendi…
the quality or condition of being authentic, trustworthy, or…
Weapons that can release disease-carrying organisms such as s…
A war between people of the same country.
agriculture
The art and science of producing food from the land and tendi…
authenticity
the quality or condition of being authentic, trustworthy, or…
2015-2016 7th grade Social Studies and Geography
Ocean
Gulf
Coral Reef
Peninsula
A large body of water. Atlantic, Pacific, Arctic, Indian.
A large part of the ocean that extends into land. Gulf of Mex…
An ocean ridge made up of skeletal remains of tiny sea animal…
An area of land that sticks out into a lake or ocean - Arabia…
Ocean
A large body of water. Atlantic, Pacific, Arctic, Indian.
Gulf
A large part of the ocean that extends into land. Gulf of Mex…
Social studies 7th grade geography vocab
Geographic patterns
Spacial thinking
GIS
Absolute location
Similarities among places
Thinking about the space on the earth
A system used for creating maps and analyzing patterns
The exact point where a place is located
Geographic patterns
Similarities among places
Spacial thinking
Thinking about the space on the earth
Foundational Vocab - Human Geography - 6th & 7th Grade Social Studies (Georgia)
Ethnic group
Independence
Literacy rate
Nationalism
A group of people who share cultural ideas and beliefs that h…
The freedom from being controlled by another country
Percentage of people in a country who can read and write
Loyalty to a group with whom one shares a common history, cul…
Ethnic group
A group of people who share cultural ideas and beliefs that h…
Independence
The freedom from being controlled by another country
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7th Grade Geography Alive Social Studies Terms for Final
apartheid
arable
conservation
corrupt
a policy of racial separation used in South Africa from 1948…
describes land that is suitable for planting crops
means to take care of or protect something
lacking integrity bring dishonest or immoral
apartheid
a policy of racial separation used in South Africa from 1948…
arable
describes land that is suitable for planting crops
6 terms
7th Grade Social Studies
First Amendment
John Peter Zenger Trial
Olive Branch
Declaration of Independence
an amendment to the U.S. Constitution, ratified in 1791 as pa…
Zenger published articles critical of British governor Willia…
On July 8, 1775, the colonies made a final offer of peace to…
Signed in 1776 by US revolutionaries; it declared the United…
First Amendment
an amendment to the U.S. Constitution, ratified in 1791 as pa…
John Peter Zenger Trial
Zenger published articles critical of British governor Willia…
7th grade social studies geography quiz
Continent
Name the Continents
Region
Country
One of the largest land masses in the world
Africa, Antarctica, Asia, Australia, Europe, North America, S…
An area that is united by common features. Both political and…
Area of land controlled by its own government with well defin…
Continent
One of the largest land masses in the world
Name the Continents
Africa, Antarctica, Asia, Australia, Europe, North America, S…
21 terms
7th Grade Social Studies, Chapter 6, Canada, World Geography
Reasons for Canada's cold climate
Canada's main trading partner
shared physical features with the U.S.
why Canadian cities' populations have…
it's far away from the equator
the United States
Niagra Falls, great lakes, rocky mountains, St. Lawrence river
people came to get jobs
Reasons for Canada's cold climate
it's far away from the equator
Canada's main trading partner
the United States
7th Grade Social Studies Geography Handbook Study Guide
continent
ocean
hemi
sphere
body of land
body of water
half
what the earth is called; a globular body
continent
body of land
ocean
body of water
7th Grade Social Studies
Jerusalem
Muhammad's Night Journey
Hospitals
The Catholic Church
What city were Muslims and Crusaders fighting over?
What made Jerusalem a holy city for Muslims?
What were Muslims the first to establish in the field of medi…
What was the center of Medieval life?
Jerusalem
What city were Muslims and Crusaders fighting over?
Muhammad's Night Journey
What made Jerusalem a holy city for Muslims?
23 terms
7th grade Social Studies - Geography Test- Mr. Galvin
Five Themes of Geography
Latitude
Longitude
Earth's physical features
Location, Place, Regions, Movement, Human-Environment Interac…
Distance north or south of the equator
Distance east or west of the prime meridian
land, climate, bodies of water, animals and plants
Five Themes of Geography
Location, Place, Regions, Movement, Human-Environment Interac…
Latitude
Distance north or south of the equator
556 terms
7th grade Social Studies
mercantilism
astrolabe
gunpowder
compass
European nations controlling trade to get gold and silver for…
tool used by ships to find their latitude at sea
used to power cannons and guns
tool used by ships to find their direction at sea
mercantilism
European nations controlling trade to get gold and silver for…
astrolabe
tool used by ships to find their latitude at sea
15 terms
social studies 7th grade
cold war
fair deal
harry truman
korean war
Indirect conflict between the US and the Soviet Union.
President Truman's domestic legislative plan was dubbed this
President after Roosevelt died, put the Truman Doctrine and t…
Conflict that began with North Korea's invasion of South Kore…
cold war
Indirect conflict between the US and the Soviet Union.
fair deal
President Truman's domestic legislative plan was dubbed this
Social Studies- Geography-7th
Location
Place/Region
Physical Systems
movement
Longitude and Latitude
a specific charecteristic of a region
the weather, animal/plant life, and ecosystem
what makes the city/town move
Location
Longitude and Latitude
Place/Region
a specific charecteristic of a region
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7th Grade Social Studies Geography Unit Test 1
climate
mountains
latitude
history
average weather of a place over a period of twenty or thirty…
high, rugged land usually at least 1000 feet above the surrou…
distance north or south of the equator
account of what happened in the lives of different people
climate
average weather of a place over a period of twenty or thirty…
mountains
high, rugged land usually at least 1000 feet above the surrou…
21 terms
7th Grade Social Studies Geography Unit Vocabulary Quiz 1
geography
history
latitude
longitude
study of people, their environments, and their resources
account of what has happened in the lives of different people
distance north or south from the equator
distance east or west from the prime meridian
geography
study of people, their environments, and their resources
history
account of what has happened in the lives of different people
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