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Ch. 9 AP Human Geography (Development)
four little tigers
Development
primary sector
Consumer goods
Include Hong-kong, Singapore, South Korea. and Taiwan. They a…
The process of improving the material conditions of people th…
The portion of the economy concerned with the direct extracti…
Household products, clothing, and other goods people buy to u…
four little tigers
Include Hong-kong, Singapore, South Korea. and Taiwan. They a…
Development
The process of improving the material conditions of people th…
21 terms
Geography Ch. 9 Mexico
Two most common languages spoken in Ce…
Central America landform
Fertile soil
South American mountains
Spanish... Portuguese
Isthmus
Due to volcanic ash
along West coast - ANDES
Two most common languages spoken in Ce…
Spanish... Portuguese
Central America landform
Isthmus
Ch. 9 Geography
urban
suburb
rural
spatial inequality
Refers to a city area.
a developed area at the edge of the city.
An area that is farther away from the city,often times farmin…
the unequal distribution of wealth or resources in a geograph…
urban
Refers to a city area.
suburb
a developed area at the edge of the city.
10 terms
9 GEOGRAPHY SPELLING LIST 1
coastline
continental
Equator
hemisphere
where land and water meet
forming or belonging to a continent
an imaginary line around the earth forming the great circle t…
a half of the earth, usually divided into northern and southe…
coastline
where land and water meet
continental
forming or belonging to a continent
23 terms
Geography Ch. 9
origin of Earth's waters
outgassing
water distribution today
freshwater distribution
outgassing
water molecules from within earth, emerged through the crust
oceans- 97%... freshwater- about 3%
99% ice & glaciers
origin of Earth's waters
outgassing
outgassing
water molecules from within earth, emerged through the crust
Geography chp. 9
Population growth in cities and surrou…
Land use issues having enough water cr…
Economic opportunity in the form of jobs
Better housing greater ability to food…
Ubanizaition causes.....
Urbanization creates problems such as ......
A pull factor that draws people to cities is .....
The haves in Mexico have a higher standard of living includin…
Population growth in cities and surrou…
Ubanizaition causes.....
Land use issues having enough water cr…
Urbanization creates problems such as ......
19 terms
Daily Geography Units 9-13
latitude
longitude
equator
prime meridian
East-west lines parallel to the equator used to measure dista…
Distance east or west on the earth's surface, measured in deg…
An imaginary circle around the middle of the earth, halfway b…
An imaginary line passing through the Royal Observatory in Gr…
latitude
East-west lines parallel to the equator used to measure dista…
longitude
Distance east or west on the earth's surface, measured in deg…
Geography Ch. 9
Agriculture
Hunting and Gathering
Subsistence Agriculture
Shifting Cultivation
science, art, and business of cultivating crops and raising l…
system of people feeding themselves by killing wild animals a…
replaced hunting and gathering; self-sufficient system in whi…
farmers maintain soil fertility by rotating the fields they c…
Agriculture
science, art, and business of cultivating crops and raising l…
Hunting and Gathering
system of people feeding themselves by killing wild animals a…
Grade 9 Geography Review
The St Lawrence Seaway
The Fruit belt
Benefits of the Niagara Escarpment
Seaway Values
A marine transportation highway which connects the Atlantic O…
An area with diverse soil due to glacial till, lakes surround…
- Hydroelectricity ... - Niagara Falls have the capacity to outp…
- More efficient than other transportation like trains... - Save…
The St Lawrence Seaway
A marine transportation highway which connects the Atlantic O…
The Fruit belt
An area with diverse soil due to glacial till, lakes surround…
53 terms
Geography Grade 9
San Andreas Fault
Island Arc Volcano
Spreading
Pacific Rim
A major geological fault in California. Sliding Boundary
A string of volcanic islands that form along a deep ocean tre…
Diffration
an economic and social region including the country's surroun…
San Andreas Fault
A major geological fault in California. Sliding Boundary
Island Arc Volcano
A string of volcanic islands that form along a deep ocean tre…
Geography Chapter 9
agricultural input- page 344
aquaculture- page 358
biotechnology- page 345
cloning- page 345
include all the factors that go into growing and harvesting a…
involves herding or domesticationg aquatic animals
refers to the vaariety of new techniques for modifying organi…
the production of identical organisms by asexual reproduction…
agricultural input- page 344
include all the factors that go into growing and harvesting a…
aquaculture- page 358
involves herding or domesticationg aquatic animals
Geography Chap. 9 Vocab
Urban
Suburb
Rural
Rural decline
Refers to a city area
A developed area at the edge of a city
An area that is farther away from the city, often times farmi…
Worsening economic conditions in the countryside, including r…
Urban
Refers to a city area
Suburb
A developed area at the edge of a city
56 terms
Geography Ch. 9
Russia
Great Russian Plain
Ural Mountains
West Siberian Plain
11 different time zones... world's largest country... many resource…
extension of European Plain (area of major population density)
very old mtn range; divide b/w European Russia and Asiatic Ru…
from Urals to Yeniset River; very low nd flat, swampy... (area…
Russia
11 different time zones... world's largest country... many resource…
Great Russian Plain
extension of European Plain (area of major population density)
23 terms
Topic 9: Geography - Spelling
climate
coast
continent
earth
مناخ
ساحل
قارة
أرض , الكُرة الأَرْضيّة , تُراب
climate
مناخ
coast
ساحل
5 terms
Year 9 geography (human geography)
Destructive plate boundary (margin)
Collision plate boundary (margin)
Constructive plate boundary (margin)
Conservative plate boundaries (margins)
Where an oceanic plate meets a continental plate, the denser…
Where two continental plates meet, the plates smash together,…
Constructive plate boundaries (margins) are where two plates…
Conservative plate boundaries (margins) are where two plates…
Destructive plate boundary (margin)
Where an oceanic plate meets a continental plate, the denser…
Collision plate boundary (margin)
Where two continental plates meet, the plates smash together,…
23 terms
Geography study guide 9
Viceroys
Inca
Mulatto
Diego Rivera
Term for colonial governor
Peru
A half African and half European
Mexican artist known for his murals
Viceroys
Term for colonial governor
Inca
Peru
32 terms
Geography chapter 8-9
Cordillera
Altiplano
Escarpment
Llano
Several ranges that run parallel to one another
High plain
Eastern highlands plunge to the Atlantic Ocean forming a stee…
Inland grasslands
Cordillera
Several ranges that run parallel to one another
Altiplano
High plain
12 terms
Grade 9 Geography Hazards and Disasters
hazard
disaster
spatial extent
predictability
a natural phenomenon that has the potential to cause the loss…
Events that have caused widespread disruption to a community…
How big the area/space is
how much you can determine whether an event is going to happe…
hazard
a natural phenomenon that has the potential to cause the loss…
disaster
Events that have caused widespread disruption to a community…
55 terms
EXAM REVIEW - Gr. 9 Geography
Pangaea
Demography
Ecumen
Cod
Name of the supercontinent three hundred years ago.
The study of population
Another word that means settled area
Type of fish that is most at risk in the East Coast fishery
Pangaea
Name of the supercontinent three hundred years ago.
Demography
The study of population
Topic 9 Geography
A-Tropical Rainforest
A-Tropical Monsoon
B-Dry
C-Mesothermal
All months above 18°, and all months receive more than 6 cm o…
All months above 18°C and one or more months receive less tha…
Very dry, high temperature (Bako weather)
Middle temperature, often marine climates
A-Tropical Rainforest
All months above 18°, and all months receive more than 6 cm o…
A-Tropical Monsoon
All months above 18°C and one or more months receive less tha…
10 terms
Introduction to Year 9 Geography Extension
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
110 terms
Geography 9 semester final
absolute location
relative location
site (place)
situation (space)
uses a reference system to find where a place is
the location of a place based off other places
the immediate surroundings of a place
the space that relates to a place
absolute location
uses a reference system to find where a place is
relative location
the location of a place based off other places
126 terms
Grade 9 Geography Exam
Spacial Significance
Patterns and trends
Interrelationships
Geographic Perspectives
Exploring the connections that exist between the geographic l…
Characteristics that are similar repeat themselves in a natur…
How the physical environment affects humans and humans affect…
When issues in geography are seen from several points of view
Spacial Significance
Exploring the connections that exist between the geographic l…
Patterns and trends
Characteristics that are similar repeat themselves in a natur…
18 terms
Geography Vocab-- Chp. 9
Plate
Fossil Fuel
Desalination
Urbanization
Block of rock and soil that makes up Earth's crust.
Nonrenawable resources formed over millions of years from the…
Removal of salt from the seawater.
Movement of people from rural to urban areas.
Plate
Block of rock and soil that makes up Earth's crust.
Fossil Fuel
Nonrenawable resources formed over millions of years from the…
Geography Chapter 9
back dunes:
beach nourishment:
blowhole:
blowout:
dunes that develop behind the fore dunes. They may be stabili…
artificial placement of sand on a beach
a hole in the roof of a coastal cave, produced by wave erosio…
a bare depression in a sand dune caused when loose sand is bl…
back dunes:
dunes that develop behind the fore dunes. They may be stabili…
beach nourishment:
artificial placement of sand on a beach
25 terms
G9 MYP Geography - Globalisation
Globalisation
Trans-National Company (TNC)
Multilateral Organization
Remittances
The breaking down of traditional barriers between nation stat…
Companies which have operations and employ people in more tha…
Organisations that promote human rights by the creation of wo…
Money migrant workers send back to family and friends in thei…
Globalisation
The breaking down of traditional barriers between nation stat…
Trans-National Company (TNC)
Companies which have operations and employ people in more tha…
Geography Alive! Chapter 9
Spatial inequality... -The contrast bet…
Standard of living... -Most rural Mexic…
Urbanization... -Rural Mexicans have mo…
Rural decline... -Rural decline has cau…
The unequal distribution of wealth or resources in an area ca…
The overall level of comfort and well-being of a group or a c…
The movement of people from rural to urban areas, resulting i…
Worsening economic conditions in the countryside, including r…
Spatial inequality... -The contrast bet…
The unequal distribution of wealth or resources in an area ca…
Standard of living... -Most rural Mexic…
The overall level of comfort and well-being of a group or a c…
Week 9 geography terms
field
fjord
foothill
forest
field
fjord
Geography 9-2-15
What is the Tropic of Capricorn and wh…
What is the Tropic of Cancer and what…
What is aquaculture?
What is terracing?
The tropic of Capricorn is at 23 1/2 degrees south of the equ…
The tropic of Cancer is at 23 1/2 degrees north of the equato…
the breeding of aquatic animals like fish in controlled manma…
cutting steps into every square inch of mountains or large hi…
What is the Tropic of Capricorn and wh…
The tropic of Capricorn is at 23 1/2 degrees south of the equ…
What is the Tropic of Cancer and what…
The tropic of Cancer is at 23 1/2 degrees north of the equato…
geography 9
what has influenced Argentina's cultur…
river dams in the region are used to p…
what part of brazil does the amazon re…
what has become an issue in the amazon…
Europeans
hydroelctricity
northern
deforestation
what has influenced Argentina's cultur…
Europeans
river dams in the region are used to p…
hydroelctricity
25 terms
G9 MYP Geography - Development
Adult Literacy Rate
Birth Rate
Core Countries
Death Rate
The percentage of adults who can read and write.
The number of live births per 1000 people.
Concentrate on higher-skilled, capital-intensive production.…
The number of deaths per 1000 people.
Adult Literacy Rate
The percentage of adults who can read and write.
Birth Rate
The number of live births per 1000 people.
12 terms
Geography Facts 9
sea level
active
altitude
dormant
the level of sea waters
when volcano erupting
the height above sea level
when volcano is inactive
sea level
the level of sea waters
active
when volcano erupting
13 terms
Geography Ch. 9 Vocab.
Andes
Cordillera
Guiana Highlands
Llanos
This is on the western part of Colombia and is on the western…
A mountain system made up of roughly parallel ranges.
This is Venezuela's highest elevation and stretches into Guya…
This is mostly grassland with a few trees.
Andes
This is on the western part of Colombia and is on the western…
Cordillera
A mountain system made up of roughly parallel ranges.
8 terms
Geography 9-16
Meridian
Perpendicular
Intersect
Map
A line of longitude that runs north-south. All lines of longi…
two lines that intersect to form right angles
2 or more lines crossing each other
A two-dimensional, or flat, representation of Earth's surface…
Meridian
A line of longitude that runs north-south. All lines of longi…
Perpendicular
two lines that intersect to form right angles
Daily Geography-Week 9
What is the International Date Line? W…
Name four countries that possess islan…
Which South American country has Bueno…
Name two capes located at Africa's sou…
It is where the date changes by one day. It follows the 180 d…
The four countries are France, the Netherlands, the United Ki…
Argentina is the South American country that has Buenos Aires…
The two capes located at Africa's southern tip are Cape of Go…
What is the International Date Line? W…
It is where the date changes by one day. It follows the 180 d…
Name four countries that possess islan…
The four countries are France, the Netherlands, the United Ki…
13 terms
geography alive chapter 9
The unequal distribution of wealth or…
A depression in the land, often filled…
The overall level of comfort and well-…
A pipe or channel built to transport w…
Spatial inequality... -The contrast between rich and poor in M…
Basin... -Mexico City sits in a basin that was once a large lake
Standard of living... -Most rural Mexicans have a very low sta…
Aqueduct... -The Aztecs in Mexico City built aqueducts to move…
The unequal distribution of wealth or…
Spatial inequality... -The contrast between rich and poor in M…
A depression in the land, often filled…
Basin... -Mexico City sits in a basin that was once a large lake
21 terms
Year 9 Geography Development Glossary
Billionaire
GDP
Per Capita
Globalisation
A person who has more than a billion in wealth. The wealth ma…
Gross Domestic Product. It is the total amount of money made…
Per person
The world have become more connected
Billionaire
A person who has more than a billion in wealth. The wealth ma…
GDP
Gross Domestic Product. It is the total amount of money made…
geography alive chapter 9
The unequal distribution of wealth or…
A depression in the land, often filled…
The overall level of comfort and well-…
A pipe or channel built to transport w…
Spatial inequality
Basin
Standard of living
Aqueduct
The unequal distribution of wealth or…
Spatial inequality
A depression in the land, often filled…
Basin
22 terms
Global 9 - Geography terms
meridian
prime meridian
parallel
equator
lines of longitude; measuring east to west
0 degrees running north to south; runs through Greenwich, Eng…
lines of latitude; measuring north to south
0 degrees running east to west
meridian
lines of longitude; measuring east to west
prime meridian
0 degrees running north to south; runs through Greenwich, Eng…
53 terms
GEOGRAPHY - Year 9
human population growth
formula for population growth
food security
developing countries
- overcrowding... - climate change... - spread of diseases... - food s…
(birth rate + immigration) - (death rate + emigration)
exists when all people, at all times, have physical and econo…
according to the UN, a developing country is a country with a…
human population growth
- overcrowding... - climate change... - spread of diseases... - food s…
formula for population growth
(birth rate + immigration) - (death rate + emigration)
12 terms
USA Y9 Geography
Mount
mountain range
plain
peak
Used in the name of one mountain, for example "Mount Everest"
岭 A group of mountains
平川, a large area of flat land with no trees
the top of a mountain
Mount
Used in the name of one mountain, for example "Mount Everest"
mountain range
岭 A group of mountains
6 terms
1ST Geography Terms Week 9
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
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…
31 terms
BJU Cultural Geography Ch. 9
Mexico
Guatemala
Nicaragua
Cancun
- has a government similar to the US, ... - has not always been…
- 1/3 of population is Protestant... - most heavily populated Ce…
-the largest country in Central America
-popular tourist resort in eastern Mexico
Mexico
- has a government similar to the US, ... - has not always been…
Guatemala
- 1/3 of population is Protestant... - most heavily populated Ce…
7 terms
Geography 9-1 Vocab
cordillera
altiplano
escarpment
llanos
parallel chains or ranges of mountains (Andes consist of them…
"high plain" a region in Peru and Bolivia encircled by the An…
a steep cliff or slope between a higher and lower land surfac…
fertile grasslands in inland areas of Colombia (north) and Ve…
cordillera
parallel chains or ranges of mountains (Andes consist of them…
altiplano
"high plain" a region in Peru and Bolivia encircled by the An…
31 terms
Geography - 2015-9-28
map
globe
Equator
Prime Meridian
a special drawing that can show different parts of the earth
a model of the earth shaped like a sphere
an imaginary line that circles the earth and divides it into…
an imaginary line that divides the earth into the Eastern and…
map
a special drawing that can show different parts of the earth
globe
a model of the earth shaped like a sphere
Grade 9- Geography Terms
Weathering
Erosion
Alpine Glacier
Continental Glacier
The Physical and chemical process that break down rock on the…
The process of eroding or being eroded by wind, water, or oth…
A glacier that moves down from a high valley.
An ice sheet resting on a plain or plateau and spreading outw…
Weathering
The Physical and chemical process that break down rock on the…
Erosion
The process of eroding or being eroded by wind, water, or oth…
92 terms
gr.9 geography mapping
10
3
.PE.I
newfoundland
how many provinces are there
how many territories are there
name an island province
10
how many provinces are there
3
how many territories are there
42 terms
geography ch. 9 Peru
Tiere del Fuego
Central Valley
Cordillera
Cape Horn
Land of Fire
Where most people in Chile live
Mountain ranges that run side by side
Southern part of S. America
Tiere del Fuego
Land of Fire
Central Valley
Where most people in Chile live
Geography Week 9 & 10
Central America
dependency
Greater Antilles
Lesser Antilles
_________________ is a region of 7 countries between Mexico a…
Land and waters controlled by a state, nation, or government…
An island group of the West Indies including Cuba, Jamaica, D…
The _______________________ is an island group of the West In…
Central America
_________________ is a region of 7 countries between Mexico a…
dependency
Land and waters controlled by a state, nation, or government…
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