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10 terms
Geography 9
plateau
rotation
pole
distortion
an area of high, flat land
the turning of the Earth on its axis once approximately every…
location of either the most northern point or most southern p…
the areas of a map that are not accurate/ this occurs when th…
plateau
an area of high, flat land
rotation
the turning of the Earth on its axis once approximately every…
76 terms
Intro Geography - Global 9
Africa, Asia, Antarctica, North Americ…
Atlantic, Arctic, Pacific, Indian
Desertification
rural
Name the seven continents
Name the four oceans
Process of fertile land being turned into desert land often d…
an area outside the city and suburbs where there is usually l…
Africa, Asia, Antarctica, North Americ…
Name the seven continents
Atlantic, Arctic, Pacific, Indian
Name the four oceans
10 terms
Introduction to Year 9 Geography
Weathering
Continent
Dreaming
Environment
The breakdown of bare rock by water and temperature changes
One of the 7 great main landmasses on the Earth
Stories that describe the dreamtime, a time which Aboriginal…
All the features that surround us and influence our lives, bo…
Weathering
The breakdown of bare rock by water and temperature changes
Continent
One of the 7 great main landmasses on the Earth
36 terms
Year 9 Geography
Latitude
Longitude
Equator
Greenwich/Prime Meridian
Lines that vertically across the globe
Lines that run horizontally from the North to South Pole
The line that divides the world into two hemispheres - the No…
A line that is used as a for referring to time (in England)
Latitude
Lines that vertically across the globe
Longitude
Lines that run horizontally from the North to South Pole
Geography 9
forests
deforestation
canopy
carbon-oxygen cycle
Area in nature heavily populated with trees.
The process of stripping the land of its trees.
Dense covering formed by the leafy tops of tall rain forest t…
Process by which carbon and oxygen are exchanged among plants…
forests
Area in nature heavily populated with trees.
deforestation
The process of stripping the land of its trees.
19 terms
Grade 9 geography Migration
Migration
Push Factor
Pull Factor
Emigrant
the movement of people to live or work in another area or cou…
factor that makes people to leave a place
factor that invites people to move to a place
a person who leaves a country
Migration
the movement of people to live or work in another area or cou…
Push Factor
factor that makes people to leave a place
20 terms
Grade 9 geography Migration
Migration
Push Factors
Pull Factors
Intervening obstacles
the movement of people to live or work in another area or cou…
factors that make people to leave a place
factors that invite people to move to a place
Any forces or factors that may limit human migration.
Migration
the movement of people to live or work in another area or cou…
Push Factors
factors that make people to leave a place
33 terms
Grade 9 geography Development
development
sustainable development
GDP
GNI
The ability to lead a long and healthy life, to acquire knowl…
Development that meets the needs of the present without compr…
Gross Domestic Product... The total monetary value of goods and…
Gross National Income ... The total monetary value of goods and…
development
The ability to lead a long and healthy life, to acquire knowl…
sustainable development
Development that meets the needs of the present without compr…
81 terms
Intro Geography - Global 9
Africa, Asia, Antartica, North America…
Atlantic, Arctic, Pacific, Indian
Desertification
rural
Name the seven continents
Name the four oceans
Process of fertile land being turned into desert land often d…
an area outside the city and suburbs where there is usually l…
Africa, Asia, Antartica, North America…
Name the seven continents
Atlantic, Arctic, Pacific, Indian
Name the four oceans
Communities and change - Yr 9 Geography
demographics
population size
population distribution
population growth rates
statistical data relating to the population and particular gr…
the number of individuals in a population
Variation of population density over a particular geographic…
Increase in country's population in a year
demographics
statistical data relating to the population and particular gr…
population size
the number of individuals in a population
9-1: Geography & Culture
Great Rift Valley
Political Map
Physical Map
8 Characteristics of Civilization
The place in Africa where the first humans appeared.
A map that shows the boundaries of states, countries, and cap…
A map that shows land features: mountains, hills, plains, riv…
Central Government... Organized Religion... Social Classes... Art and…
Great Rift Valley
The place in Africa where the first humans appeared.
Political Map
A map that shows the boundaries of states, countries, and cap…
56 terms
geography 9
Active Solar Energy Systems
Adolescent fertility rate
Biomass fuel
Breeder reactor
Solar energy systems that collects energy through the use of…
The number of births per 1,000 women ages 15 to 19
Fuel that derives from plant material and animal waste
A nuclear power plant that creates its own fuel from plutonium
Active Solar Energy Systems
Solar energy systems that collects energy through the use of…
Adolescent fertility rate
The number of births per 1,000 women ages 15 to 19
17 terms
geography #9
bogotá, columbia
Brasilia, brazil
Buenos aires, argentina
Caracas, venezuela
bogotá, columbia
Brasilia, brazil
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Geography 9
3
911
Rio Grande
Canada Mexico
Where does the U.S. rank in land area and population?
What event forced both the United States and Canada to tighte…
What river forms part of the border between the U.S. and Mexi…
Who are the top two trading partners of the United States?
3
Where does the U.S. rank in land area and population?
911
What event forced both the United States and Canada to tighte…
13 terms
Geography terms 9
Archipelago
Strait
Peninsula
Isthmus
a chain of islands
a strip of water connecting two larger bodies of water
land surrounded by water on three sides
a small strip of land that connects two larger land masses
Archipelago
a chain of islands
Strait
a strip of water connecting two larger bodies of water
13 terms
9 Geography
Biome
Extensive Agriculture
Intensive Agriculture
Tundra
An area of the Earth with similar climate, landforms, plants…
Farming that uses a large area with limited resources e.g. Au…
Farming that uses a small area with a lot of resources e.g. m…
An area of the Earth characterised by a cold climate, low shr…
Biome
An area of the Earth with similar climate, landforms, plants…
Extensive Agriculture
Farming that uses a large area with limited resources e.g. Au…
19 terms
Year 9 Geography - Antarctica
Conservation
Exploitation
Katabatic winds
Peninsula
Maintaining the natural world by protection of valuable resou…
Making use of and/or benefiting from resources.
Winds flowing from high mountains and hills down their slopes…
A piece of land almost surrounded by water or projecting out…
Conservation
Maintaining the natural world by protection of valuable resou…
Exploitation
Making use of and/or benefiting from resources.
World Geography 9
India
Sri Lanka
Hinduism
Soviet Union
A country in Southern Asia, also known as a subcontinent; due…
Identify this island nation in Southern Asia.
The primary religion of India.
The empire that controlled Central Asia for most of the 20th…
India
A country in Southern Asia, also known as a subcontinent; due…
Sri Lanka
Identify this island nation in Southern Asia.
6 terms
Geography Vocab - Week 9
Field
Fjord
Foothill
Ford
a area of cleared land, often bounded by fences
a deep, narrow inlet of the sea between high, steep banks
a hill at the base of a mountain
a shallow place where a stream or body of water may be crosse…
Field
a area of cleared land, often bounded by fences
Fjord
a deep, narrow inlet of the sea between high, steep banks
Geography 9: Unit 6
Straight of Gibraltar
Red Sea
Persian Gulf
Sinai Peninsula
Separates Europe and Africa.
Has Gulf of Aden. Separates Arabian Peninsula from Africa.
Further separates Arabian Peninsula. By Straight of Hormuz
Peninsula where Biblical events happened.
Straight of Gibraltar
Separates Europe and Africa.
Red Sea
Has Gulf of Aden. Separates Arabian Peninsula from Africa.
40 terms
Geography Terms - Socials 9
abundant
Arctic
Assemble
basin
existing or available in large quantities (plentiful)
of or relating to the regions around the North Pole (very cold)
People that gather together in one place for a common purpose
a river drainage basin is an area drained by a river and all…
abundant
existing or available in large quantities (plentiful)
Arctic
of or relating to the regions around the North Pole (very cold)
55 terms
Geography 9
Why did people choose to come to Canada?
Factors that make people become immigr…
What's multicultural?
Where did people come from primarily t…
Because Canada is a haven from dangers in their own country.
War, poor economy, educational opportunities, religious perse…
Characteristic of a society that is made up of many different…
British Isles, Europe
Why did people choose to come to Canada?
Because Canada is a haven from dangers in their own country.
Factors that make people become immigr…
War, poor economy, educational opportunities, religious perse…
44 terms
Geography 9
On which coast are most of Columbia's…
What are the key products of each Cari…
What lowland wilderness do the Caribbe…
What adean nation lies on the equator?
Caribbean
Cocaine and oil
Llanos
Ecuador
On which coast are most of Columbia's…
Caribbean
What are the key products of each Cari…
Cocaine and oil
16 terms
Geography 9
Rome
Alps
Mediterranean Sea
Jerusalem
Location: Capital of Italy... Significance: One of great centers…
Location: In S Europe, stretches above Italy ... Significance: P…
Location: A sea surrounded by Africa, Europe, and Asia... Signif…
Location: The capital of the ancient kingdom, Judah, in moder…
Rome
Location: Capital of Italy... Significance: One of great centers…
Alps
Location: In S Europe, stretches above Italy ... Significance: P…
24 terms
GEOGRAPHY wk 9-12
field
fjord
foothill
ford
an area of cleared land, often bounded by fences
a deep, narrow inlet of the sea between high, steep banks
a hill at the base of a mountain
a shallow place where a stream or body of water may be crosse…
field
an area of cleared land, often bounded by fences
fjord
a deep, narrow inlet of the sea between high, steep banks
65 terms
Geography 9
Indigenous
Mestizo
Megacity
Urbanization
Native to a place
Refers to people of Native American and European descent
A city with more than 10 million people
The movement of people from rural areas into cities
Indigenous
Native to a place
Mestizo
Refers to people of Native American and European descent
12 terms
SEAS GEOGRAPHY Ch. 9
perspective
Northwest Passage
child labor
Treaty of Versailles
artistic technique that allows artists to portray a three- di…
route between the Atlantic and Pacific along the northern coa…
one of the problems the Industrial Revolution first brought t…
treaty that the Allies forced Germany to sign at the end of W…
perspective
artistic technique that allows artists to portray a three- di…
Northwest Passage
route between the Atlantic and Pacific along the northern coa…
98 terms
Geography 9 FINAL TERMS
Geography
Economics
History
Citizen
the study of people within their environment
the study of how people manage their resources
a record of the past
a legal member of a country
Geography
the study of people within their environment
Economics
the study of how people manage their resources
25 terms
Geography 9
Cerrado Location
IIanos Location
Pampas
Landforms of Latin America
Brazil
Columbia and Venezuela
Argentina and Uruguay
Vary, a little bit of everything.
Cerrado Location
Brazil
IIanos Location
Columbia and Venezuela
geography 9
endogenic process
exogenic process
earths geologic time scale
uniformitarianism
consists of processes operating in earths interior, driven by…
consists of processes operating at earths surface, driven by…
cenozoic --> Quaternary --> Holocene
presupposes that the same physical processes that are occurri…
endogenic process
consists of processes operating in earths interior, driven by…
exogenic process
consists of processes operating at earths surface, driven by…
37 terms
Grade 9 Geography Population terms
population
population density
densely populated
sparsely populated
A group of individuals that live in the same area
An average number of people living on a square km (km2)
many people in an area, crowded
few people in an area, spread out
population
A group of individuals that live in the same area
population density
An average number of people living on a square km (km2)
14 terms
Geography 9
Tributary
Watershed
Topographic map
Riparian zone
A stream or river that flows into a another larger stream or…
An area of land that drains water (rain snow melt springs etc…
A detailed map of the surface features of land it includes mo…
Area of vegetation trees shrubs and grasses along the stream…
Tributary
A stream or river that flows into a another larger stream or…
Watershed
An area of land that drains water (rain snow melt springs etc…
GEOGRAPHY - 9 WK REVIEW
THE SHAPE AND ELEVATION OF LAND
A SMALL BODY OF LAND COMPLETELY SURROU…
A NARROW STRIP OF LAND CONNECTING TWO…
A TRIANGULAR SHAPED LANDFORM WHERE A F…
TOPOGRAPHY
ISLAND
ITHMUS
DELTA
THE SHAPE AND ELEVATION OF LAND
TOPOGRAPHY
A SMALL BODY OF LAND COMPLETELY SURROU…
ISLAND
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Grade 9 Geography Sustainability terms
Sustainable development
Biocapacity
Ecological Footprint
carrying capacity
the ability to meet the needs of the present without compromi…
the capacity of a given biologically productive area to gener…
the area of land and water required to support a population a…
the maximum number of individuals that an area can support fo…
Sustainable development
the ability to meet the needs of the present without compromi…
Biocapacity
the capacity of a given biologically productive area to gener…
18 terms
Global 9 - Geography
meridian
parallel
continent
region
lines of longitude measuring west or east; an imaginary circl…
lines of latitude that encircle the earth above or below the…
primary land mass of the earth
large portion of the earth's surface united by a common physi…
meridian
lines of longitude measuring west or east; an imaginary circl…
parallel
lines of latitude that encircle the earth above or below the…
30 terms
Y9 Words for work in geography
consumers
economic
economic activity
exploit
people who buy and use goods and services
to do with money, economy and earning a living
work you get paid for
make use of someone or something for profit
consumers
people who buy and use goods and services
economic
to do with money, economy and earning a living
119 terms
Geography 9
Geography
Latitude
Longitude
Prehistory
Is the study of people there environments and the resources a…
measures distance north or south of the equator
Measures distanceEast or west of the prime meridian
Refers to the long period of time before people invented syst…
Geography
Is the study of people there environments and the resources a…
Latitude
measures distance north or south of the equator
23 terms
Geography Terms Unit 7-9
animal resources
plant resources
mineral resources
fossil fuels
fish, cattle, pigs,and other animals we raise for food
trees and crops that we use for food, fuel, lumber and clothing
metals such as copper or aluminum
oil and natural gas we use for fuel
animal resources
fish, cattle, pigs,and other animals we raise for food
plant resources
trees and crops that we use for food, fuel, lumber and clothing
42 terms
Geography 9
Latitude
longitude
Cardinal directions
Intermediate directions
Distance north or south of the equator
Distance east or west of the prime meridian, measured in degr…
North, South, East, West
Northeast, Northwest, Southeast, Southwest
Latitude
Distance north or south of the equator
longitude
Distance east or west of the prime meridian, measured in degr…
16 terms
Geography 9
free market economy
heavy industry
light industry
nuclear energy
see free enterprise system
manufactured good such as machinery mining equipment and steel
the manufacture of small or light articles.
the energy released during nuclear fission or fusion, esp. wh…
free market economy
see free enterprise system
heavy industry
manufactured good such as machinery mining equipment and steel
Geography 9
Geography
Absolute Location
Equator
Hemispheres
The study of where people, places, and things are located and…
An exact location on the globe
An imaginary line half way between the North and South poles
The 2 halves of the earth
Geography
The study of where people, places, and things are located and…
Absolute Location
An exact location on the globe
22 terms
Geography Countries 9
China
India
Italy
Germany
China
India
26 terms
Geography 9 unit
Law of supply and demand
Scarcity
Economic indicator
CPI
If supply is low and demand is height, the price will go up.…
Not enough of something to meet everone's wants and needs
A speedometer for the economy. Tells us how the economy is do…
Consumer price index: measures prices of 300 goods that typic…
Law of supply and demand
If supply is low and demand is height, the price will go up.…
Scarcity
Not enough of something to meet everone's wants and needs
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…
16 terms
Geography #9
Development
Fair trade
Foreign direct investment
Gender empowerment measure
A process of improvement in the material conditions of people…
Alternative to international trade that emphasizes small busi…
Investment made by a foreign company in the economy of anothe…
Compares the ability of women and men to participate in econo…
Development
A process of improvement in the material conditions of people…
Fair trade
Alternative to international trade that emphasizes small busi…
14 terms
Geography 9/9/16
Long/lat
Equator
7 continents
types of maps
long- horizontal ... lat- vertical
is the horizontal line that splits the earth in half
North America... South America ... Europe ... Asia... Australia ... Antarctica
Political... Physical... Regional ... Thematic
Long/lat
long- horizontal ... lat- vertical
Equator
is the horizontal line that splits the earth in half
23 terms
geography 9
Eastings
Northings
Legend Or Key
Scale
lines that run up and down the map
lines that run horizontally across a map
explains what all the symbols mean
indicates proportion on the map compared to real life e.g 1 c…
Eastings
lines that run up and down the map
Northings
lines that run horizontally across a map
19 terms
Geography 9
challenge
to wane
inspiration
venue
kihívás
megcsappanni, csökkenni
inspiráció
helyszín
challenge
kihívás
to wane
megcsappanni, csökkenni
23 terms
geography 9
pack animal of the Andean countries
highland plateau of Bolivia (has cold,…
Capital of Colombia
named after Simon Bolivar
Alpaca
Altiplano
Bogota
Bolivia
pack animal of the Andean countries
Alpaca
highland plateau of Bolivia (has cold,…
Altiplano
AP Human Geography Chapter 9 - Urban Geography
Urban Morphology
City
Urban
Agricultural Village
study of the physical form and structure of urban places
conglomeration of people and buildings clustered together to…
entire built-up, nonrural area and its population, including…
a relatively small, egalitarian village, where most of the po…
Urban Morphology
study of the physical form and structure of urban places
City
conglomeration of people and buildings clustered together to…
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