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25 terms
ESC Year 9 Geography - Biomes and Food Security
Biomes
Polar lands
Grassland
Tundra
what are regions of the world with similar climate (weather,…
very cold region that surrounds the North or South pole
a biome of wide open spaces, where vegetation is dominated by…
Vast treeless environment across far north Asia, Europe and N…
Biomes
what are regions of the world with similar climate (weather,…
Polar lands
very cold region that surrounds the North or South pole
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…
35 terms
Geography Chapters 9 & 10
Genetic Diversity
Genetic bottleneck
Ecosystem Diversity
Extinction
the varieties in DNA present among individuals within species…
A limited variety of genetic material is able to be passed do…
Refers to the number and variety of ecosystems in a given area
Occurs when the last member of a species dies and the species…
Genetic Diversity
the varieties in DNA present among individuals within species…
Genetic bottleneck
A limited variety of genetic material is able to be passed do…
56 terms
Geography 103 ch. 9
Perfect Equality
How to read a country's inequlaity
World regions
Developed regions
the HDI and IHDI are the same
if the IHDI is lower than the HDI there is inequality, the gr…
divided into nine based off physical, cultural and economic f…
there are two, North America and Europe
Perfect Equality
the HDI and IHDI are the same
How to read a country's inequlaity
if the IHDI is lower than the HDI there is inequality, the gr…
21 terms
Geography Definitions 9/9
Archipelago
Basin
Bay
Cape
A group or chain of islands.
A large or small depression in a piece of land.
A body of water enclosed by land.
A pointed piece of land that sticks into water.
Archipelago
A group or chain of islands.
Basin
A large or small depression in a piece of land.
46 terms
APHG Ch. 9 Urban Geography
urban morphology
city
urban
agricultural village
the study of the physical form and structure of urban places
conglomeration of people and buildings clustered together to…
the entire built-up, nonrural area and its population, includ…
A relatively small, egalitarian village, where most of the po…
urban morphology
the study of the physical form and structure of urban places
city
conglomeration of people and buildings clustered together to…
12 terms
Geography Study 9/28
Compass Rose
Continents
Scale
Prime Meridian
A diagram on a map that shows directions such as North, South…
One of the seven largest areas on earth.
ScaleAn element on a map that shows how a unit of distance is…
0 degrees longitude.
Compass Rose
A diagram on a map that shows directions such as North, South…
Continents
One of the seven largest areas on earth.
22 terms
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
16 terms
geography terms 9/9
geography
latitude
parallel
degree
the study of the physical features of the earth and its atmos…
the horizontal distance of a place north or south of the eart…
imaginary line extending around the earth parallel to the equ…
the units of measurement used for geometric coordinates
geography
the study of the physical features of the earth and its atmos…
latitude
the horizontal distance of a place north or south of the eart…
33 terms
9/9/2015 geography
GIS
Layers of the Earth
Topographic map
Relief
stores information about the world in a digital database
The different plate on the earth.
The map can show you different terrain
When some happen in the nature and people do something to sav…
GIS
stores information about the world in a digital database
Layers of the Earth
The different plate on the earth.
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
Geography, CC, Cycle 1, Week 5-9
5. Study The Egyptian Empire... Egypt, Ni…
5. Can you label The Egyptian Empire... E…
6. Study the Roman Empire... Spain, Gaul/…
Can you find the Roman Empire... Spain, G…
5. Study The Egyptian Empire... Egypt, Ni…
5. Can you label The Egyptian Empire... E…
15 terms
Geography Quiz (9/9)
Geography
Push-Pull Factors
Migrant
Immigrant
The study of Earth and whatś on it
The reasons for immigration/migration. Push factors are the r…
A person that moves from one place to another
A person who moves to a new coumtry
Geography
The study of Earth and whatś on it
Push-Pull Factors
The reasons for immigration/migration. Push factors are the r…
122 terms
Grade 9 Geography
Aquaculture
Aridity Index
Annual Temperature Range
Basic job
Fish farming
A value used to show water availability. It combines measures…
Temperature of the warmest month minus the temperature of the…
A job that brings in money into an economy from somewhere else
Aquaculture
Fish farming
Aridity Index
A value used to show water availability. It combines measures…
5 terms
Week 9 geography terms
field
fjord
foothill
forest
field
fjord
26 terms
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…
19 terms
Geography- Ch. 9 (Duzan)
indigenous
dialect
patois
urbanization
native place to live
local form of a language used in a particular place or by a c…
dialects that blend elements of indigenous, European, African…
the movement of people from rural areas into cities
indigenous
native place to live
dialect
local form of a language used in a particular place or by a c…
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
9 terms
Geography 9-30
Border
Capital
City
Lake
a line on a map showing the edge of a state, city or country
A city where the government of a country or state is located
A very large town
A large body of water surrounded by land
Border
a line on a map showing the edge of a state, city or country
Capital
A city where the government of a country or state is located
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
Cooper Geography 9
IRAN
ALGERIA
IRAQ
TUNISIA
Tehran
Algiers
Baghdad
Tunis
IRAN
Tehran
ALGERIA
Algiers
12 terms
Geography 9/20/16
Continent
Delta
Desert
Dune
One of the seven great land masses on earth
A fan-shaped deposit of sand and mud at the mouth of the river
A region of little rainfall where few plants and animals live
A hill of sand formed by blowing wind
Continent
One of the seven great land masses on earth
Delta
A fan-shaped deposit of sand and mud at the mouth of the river
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
Geography Terms 9/1
cardinal directions
intermediate directions
latitude
longitude
The 4 main directions: North, South, East West
The points halfway between he cardinal directions: North east…
The distance north or south from the equator to a particular…
The distance east o west from the Prime Meridian
cardinal directions
The 4 main directions: North, South, East West
intermediate directions
The points halfway between he cardinal directions: North east…
19 terms
Geography NG 9.1
Vegetation
Grasslands
Adapt
Subsistence
plant life
A biome dominated by grasses and associated herbaceous plants
A trait that helps an organism survive and reproduce
farming in which only enough food to feed one's family is pro…
Vegetation
plant life
Grasslands
A biome dominated by grasses and associated herbaceous plants
Geography week 9
Preglacial Environments
Permafrost
Pore Ice
Massive Ice
high up permafrost dominated landform
frozen material in the ground for more then two years
Fills space in soil
body of ice covering all of ground
Preglacial Environments
high up permafrost dominated landform
Permafrost
frozen material in the ground for more then two years
14 terms
Welcome to Grade 9 Geography
late
Ms. Scott
110
binder
Always come to class. don't be _____________
Your World Issues teacher
The room our class is held in
you should have a 3 ring _______________ for this class
late
Always come to class. don't be _____________
Ms. Scott
Your World Issues teacher
24 terms
Year 9 Hums - Geography
Capital of Nepal
Literacy
GDP
Export
Kathmandu
Ability to read and write
The monetary value of all the finished goods and services pro…
Sending goods or services to another country for sale
Capital of Nepal
Kathmandu
Literacy
Ability to read and write
27 terms
Geography year 9
Tsuami
Earthquake
Tsunami early warning system
Natural hazards
A huge wave caused by an earth quake or volcano on the ocean…
A sudden violent movement in the earths crust
Issues warnings to prevent loss of life and damage. It is mad…
A natural event that causes danger of people, for example ear…
Tsuami
A huge wave caused by an earth quake or volcano on the ocean…
Earthquake
A sudden violent movement in the earths crust
8 terms
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…
54 terms
Physical Geography Ch. 9
Hydrology
71
97
2-3
Science of water and its global circulation, distribution, an…
Water covers ___% of Earth's area
___% of water is in oceans
___% of water is fresh water
Hydrology
Science of water and its global circulation, distribution, an…
71
Water covers ___% of Earth's area
40 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…
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
49 terms
Intro Geography - Global 9
China
Afghanistan
Israel
Germany
What country is located at number 24?
What country is located at number 20?
What country is located at number 16?
What country is located at number 12?
China
What country is located at number 24?
Afghanistan
What country is located at number 20?
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
17 terms
Daily Geography 12-9
Legislative
Appalachian Mountains
Rocky Mountains
Brazil
The branch of government that makes the laws.
Mountains found in the eastern part of the United States (clo…
Mountains found in the western part of the United States.
The largest country in South America
Legislative
The branch of government that makes the laws.
Appalachian Mountains
Mountains found in the eastern part of the United States (clo…
8 terms
geography 9/20
highland
subartic
steppe
desert
An area of high or mountain land
near the poles
grassland
dry, hot or cold
highland
An area of high or mountain land
subartic
near the poles
16 terms
Year 9 Geography - World Biomes
Biome
Grassland
Desert
Tundra
A large area that is home to a distinct community of living t…
(Also known as a savannah) A region where the average annual…
A barren, arid area of land where little precipitation occurs…
Areas of high latitudes near the poles where the vegetation g…
Biome
A large area that is home to a distinct community of living t…
Grassland
(Also known as a savannah) A region where the average annual…
23 terms
Chapters 9-11: Geography
push and pull factors
terraced farming
Rain forest
mineral
Factors that either cause people to leave or stay in a specif…
an ancient technique for growing crops on hillsides or mounta…
a forest region located in the tropical zone with a heavy con…
a solid inorganic substance of natural occurrence.
push and pull factors
Factors that either cause people to leave or stay in a specif…
terraced farming
an ancient technique for growing crops on hillsides or mounta…
43 terms
Grade 9 Geography: Physical Geography
What is Plate tectonics theory ?
What is Pangaea?
4 Geologic Time are?
Cenozoic First Era?
It explains the formation, movement of large parts of the Ear…
supercontinent that existed during the Paleozoic and Mesozoic…
Cenozoic First Era... Mesozoic Second Era ... Paleozoic Third Era... P…
time of recent ice sheets cover North Continents take current…
What is Plate tectonics theory ?
It explains the formation, movement of large parts of the Ear…
What is Pangaea?
supercontinent that existed during the Paleozoic and Mesozoic…
31 terms
2nd 9 Weeks Exam--Geography
Atlantic Ocean
Indian Ocean
Pacific Ocean
Mediterranean Sea
What ocean is located on the west coast of Africa?
What ocean is located on the east coast of Africa?
What ocean is located on the east coast of China?
What sea separates Europe from Africa?
Atlantic Ocean
What ocean is located on the west coast of Africa?
Indian Ocean
What ocean is located on the east coast of Africa?
Thornhill Year 9 Geography
All Inclusive
Tourist
Primary Industry
Secondary Industry
All drinks, food and entertainment included in the price.
Someone who visits an area for pleasure.
Gathering raw materials (e.g farming)
Manufacture.
All Inclusive
All drinks, food and entertainment included in the price.
Tourist
Someone who visits an area for pleasure.
10 terms
Geography 9 Terms
cordillera
altiplano
escarpment
llanos
parallel chains or ranges of mountains
Spanish for "high plain", a region in Peru and Bolivia encirc…
a steep cliff or slope between a higher and lower land surface
fertile grasslands found in inland areas of Colombia and Vene…
cordillera
parallel chains or ranges of mountains
altiplano
Spanish for "high plain", a region in Peru and Bolivia encirc…
20 terms
SS9 geography 2
run-off
cultural landscape
plateau
coniferous forest
water moving from field to river
environment created by human
an area of high elevation
forest made out of evergreen trees that survive in cold tempe…
run-off
water moving from field to river
cultural landscape
environment created by human
14 terms
Daily Geography Set #9
What two bodies of water does the Pana…
What sea touches the shores of England…
In what ocean do you find the Polynesi…
What is the capital of the nation that…
Pacific Ocean and Caribbean Sea
North Sea
Pacific Ocean
Pretoria, South Africa
What two bodies of water does the Pana…
Pacific Ocean and Caribbean Sea
What sea touches the shores of England…
North Sea
18 terms
Geography Handbook Pg H2-H9
Globe
Latitude
Equator
Longitude
A scale model of the earth
imaginary lines that run East and West around the Earth and m…
located at 0 degrees latitude, halfway between the North Pole…
imaginary lines that run North and South around the Earth and…
Globe
A scale model of the earth
Latitude
imaginary lines that run East and West around the Earth and m…
24 terms
Geography year 9
Pollution
Environmental
Laws
Recycling
Contaminación
Medioambiental
Leyes
Reciclaje
Pollution
Contaminación
Environmental
Medioambiental
Geography Week 9
Central America
dependency
Greater Antilles
Lesser Antilles
a region of seven countries between Mexico and South America
land and waters controlled by a state, nation, or government
an island group of the West Indies
an island group of the West Indies
Central America
a region of seven countries between Mexico and South America
dependency
land and waters controlled by a state, nation, or government
124 terms
Geography 9 East Asia
Usurped
Tributary State
Land Reform
Gentry
illegally take over a throne
independent state that has to acknowledge the supremacy of an…
break up of large agricultural holdings for redistribution am…
wealthy, land holding class
Usurped
illegally take over a throne
Tributary State
independent state that has to acknowledge the supremacy of an…
15 terms
GEOGRAPHY 9 WORDS
Tithe
Serfs
Knight
Fief
...
in medieval Europe, peasant bound to the lord's land.
noble in Europe who served as a mounted warrior for a lord in…
in the middle ages, an estate granted by a lord to a vassal i…
Tithe
...
Serfs
in medieval Europe, peasant bound to the lord's land.
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