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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…
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
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
30 terms
Australian Geography Year 9
Great Artesian Basin
Queensland
New South Wales
Victoria
Great Artesian Basin
Queensland
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)
17 terms
geography #9
bogotá, columbia
Brasilia, brazil
Buenos aires, argentina
Caracas, venezuela
bogotá, columbia
Brasilia, brazil
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
15 terms
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
19 terms
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…
22 terms
Geography Countries 9
China
India
Italy
Germany
China
India
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
11 terms
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.
15 terms
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…
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
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…
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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.
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
35 terms
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…
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…
20 terms
Year 9 Physical Geography
Weathering
Erosion
Crust
Mantle
The breakdown of rocks by climate, chemicals, plants and anim…
The wearing away and removal of rock by rivers, sea, ice and…
The outer layer of the Earth.
The semi molten layer of the Earth
Weathering
The breakdown of rocks by climate, chemicals, plants and anim…
Erosion
The wearing away and removal of rock by rivers, sea, ice and…
20 terms
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…
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)
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
19 terms
Geography 9
challenge
to wane
inspiration
venue
kihívás
megcsappanni, csökkenni
inspiráció
helyszín
challenge
kihívás
to wane
megcsappanni, csökkenni
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…
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
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…
42 terms
EAL 9 Geography terms
plateau
landform
physical feature
plain
An raised area of flat land.
A natural land shape or feature such as mountains, plateaus e…
Natural land forms and water bodies on the Earth's surface.
A large area of flat, dry land.
plateau
An raised area of flat land.
landform
A natural land shape or feature such as mountains, plateaus e…
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…
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
35 terms
Year 9 Geography Skills Summary
What are isoline maps?
What is another name for a weather map?
What does a flow line map show?
What is an image taken from space call…
Maps with lines that join places of equal value. e.g. weather…
Synoptic chart
Movement. e.g. transport, trade, migration
Satellite image
What are isoline maps?
Maps with lines that join places of equal value. e.g. weather…
What is another name for a weather map?
Synoptic chart
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
Year 9 Geography
acid rain
adult literacy rate
agribusiness
aid
rain with acidic gases dissolved in it ; it can kill fish and…
percentage of people aged over 15 that have the ability to re…
a term referring to every business involved in commercial far…
help given to poorer countries
acid rain
rain with acidic gases dissolved in it ; it can kill fish and…
adult literacy rate
percentage of people aged over 15 that have the ability to re…
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
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
15 terms
Global 9 - Geography Vocab
Absolute Location
Climate
Equator
Geography
Exact location on the earth described by global coordinates
weather change over a period of time
imaginary line that runs halfway between the north and south…
study of earth and human interactions
Absolute Location
Exact location on the earth described by global coordinates
Climate
weather change over a period of time
56 terms
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…
23 terms
Topic 9: Geography - Spelling
climate
coast
continent
earth
مناخ
ساحل
قارة
أرض , الكُرة الأَرْضيّة , تُراب
climate
مناخ
coast
ساحل
29 terms
Chapter 9 Geography
Wind current that brings warm temps to…
Storms that move in from the NE and pr…
A country's greatest resource is it's…
The 3 core values of Americans
Japanese Current
Nor'easters
people
Freedom, Equality, and Individualism
Wind current that brings warm temps to…
Japanese Current
Storms that move in from the NE and pr…
Nor'easters
141 terms
Year 9 Geography
acid rain
adult literacy rate
agribusiness
aid
rain with acidic gases dissolved in it ; it can kill fish and…
percentage of people aged over 15 that have the ability to re…
a term referring to every business involved in commercial far…
help given to poorer countries
acid rain
rain with acidic gases dissolved in it ; it can kill fish and…
adult literacy rate
percentage of people aged over 15 that have the ability to re…
65 terms
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
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
11 terms
Geography Week 9
Central America
dependency
Greater Antilles
Lesser Antilles
7 countries between Mexico and South America
land and waters controlled by a state, nation, or government
island group of the West Indies including Cuba, Jamaica, Hisp…
island group of the West Indies including 8 countries and 8 d…
Central America
7 countries between Mexico and South America
dependency
land and waters controlled by a state, nation, or government
20 terms
May 9 Geography
desert
gulf
isthmus
plains
a dry region with little to no rainfall
a large area of ocean that is partly surrounded by land
a narrow strip of land having water on each side and connecti…
a large flat area of land
desert
a dry region with little to no rainfall
gulf
a large area of ocean that is partly surrounded by land
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
16 terms
Geography Alive! Chapter 9
Spatial inequality... -The contrast bet…
Basin... -Mexico City sits in a basin t…
Standard of living... -Most rural Mexic…
Aqueduct... -The Aztecs in Mexico City…
The unequal distribution of wealth or resources in an area ca…
A depression in the land, often filled with water, that is su…
The overall level of comfort and well-being of a group or a c…
A pipe or channel built to transport water from one place to…
Spatial inequality... -The contrast bet…
The unequal distribution of wealth or resources in an area ca…
Basin... -Mexico City sits in a basin t…
A depression in the land, often filled with water, that is su…
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