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World Cultures and Geography Chapter 1
spatial thinking
significant
geographic patterns
Geographic Information Systems(GIS)
thinking about the space on Earth's surface
important
similarities among places
These create maps and analyze patterns using many layers of d…
spatial thinking
thinking about the space on Earth's surface
significant
important
24 terms
World Cultures and Geography Chapter 1
spatial thinking
significant
geographic patterns
Geographic Information Systems(GIS)
thinking about the space on Earth's surface
important
similarities among places
These create maps and analyze patterns using many layers of d…
spatial thinking
thinking about the space on Earth's surface
significant
important
42 terms
World Cultures Chapter 1: Geography
Export
Vegetation
Interdependence
Cartographers
Goods that we send to other countries.
The plant life of a region.
When you depend on other countries for goods.
Mapmakers.
Export
Goods that we send to other countries.
Vegetation
The plant life of a region.
25 terms
Chapter 1 world geography cultures
Location
Absoulte location
Hemisphere
Grid system
A specific place on earth
Exact position of a place on the earth surface
Half of a sphere or globe as a in the northern and southern h…
Pattern formed as the lines of latitude and longitude cross o…
Location
A specific place on earth
Absoulte location
Exact position of a place on the earth surface
World Cultures Chapter 1: Geography
Export
Vegetation
Interdependence
Cartographers
Goods that we send to other countries.
The plant life of a region.
When you depend on other countries for goods.
Mapmakers.
Export
Goods that we send to other countries.
Vegetation
The plant life of a region.
26 terms
Chapter 1 world geography cultures
Location
Absolute location
Hemisphere
Grid system
A specific place on earth
Exact position of a place on the earth surface
Half of a sphere or globe as a in the northern and southern h…
Pattern formed as the lines of latitude and longitude cross o…
Location
A specific place on earth
Absolute location
Exact position of a place on the earth surface
38 terms
DE World Cultures and Geography Chapter 1.1
spatial thinking
geographic patterns
Geographic Information Systems(GIS)
absolute location
thinking about the space on Earth's surface
similarities among places
These create maps and analyze patterns using many layers of d…
the exact point where a place is located
spatial thinking
thinking about the space on Earth's surface
geographic patterns
similarities among places
194 terms
World Geography and Cultures Chapter 1-4 Vocabulary
Site
Place
Situation
Region
Refers to a specific location of a place including physical s…
Particular space with physical and human meaning
An expression of relative location
Areas with similar characters
Site
Refers to a specific location of a place including physical s…
Place
Particular space with physical and human meaning
9 terms
World Cultures and Geography Chapter 1 Section 1
absolute location
terrace
continent
region
the exact location where a place is located, identified by la…
a flat surface that is built into a hillside.
one of the large landmasses of the earth.
a group of places with common traits.
absolute location
the exact location where a place is located, identified by la…
terrace
a flat surface that is built into a hillside.
37 terms
World geography and cultures chapter 1 section 1
Globe
Map
Cartographer
great circle route
Scale model of the earth
Symbolic representation of all or part of the planet
One who makes maps
An imaginary line that follows the curve of the earth and rep…
Globe
Scale model of the earth
Map
Symbolic representation of all or part of the planet
chapter 1:world cultural geography
absolute location
relative location
distortion
map projection
of any place in the world every feature is located at a preci…
The location of one place compared to another one
a change in the shape, size, or position of a place when it i…
a map projection is a particular way of showing Earth's featu…
absolute location
of any place in the world every feature is located at a preci…
relative location
The location of one place compared to another one
12 terms
World geography and cultures chapter 1 section 2
Site
Situation
Place
Regions
Refers to the specific location of a place, including its phy…
An expression of relative location
A particular space with physical and human meaning
Areas with similar characteristics (climate, landforms, soils…
Site
Refers to the specific location of a place, including its phy…
Situation
An expression of relative location
34 terms
World Geography and Cultures, Chapter 2
technology
global village
tradition
interdependent countries
the use of science and machines to improve ways of doing things
the sharing of ideas, cultures, and customs around the world
an idea, belief, or custom that people pass down to their dec…
countries that depend on, or need, each other; or affect each…
technology
the use of science and machines to improve ways of doing things
global village
the sharing of ideas, cultures, and customs around the world
19 terms
World Geography and Cultures, Chapter 8
LESSON 1, vocabulary
Arctic
Scandinavia
Industrial Revolution
...
The cold area at the most northern part of Earth
The five countries of northern Europe: Norway, Sweden, Finlan…
A nonviolent change in the late 1700's that included a great…
LESSON 1, vocabulary
...
Arctic
The cold area at the most northern part of Earth
World Culture Geography chapter 1 VocabTC
Geography
Phyiscal Geography
Human Geography
Culture
To writ about or describe Earth
Environmental dynamics
Social dynamics
A social creation of shared beliefs and practices that are dy…
Geography
To writ about or describe Earth
Phyiscal Geography
Environmental dynamics
28 terms
World Geography and Cultures Chapter 5
LESSON 1 vocabulary
Isthmus
Valley of Mexico
plate tectonics
...
A narrow strip of land connecting two larger land areas
A stretch of lowlands between mountains
The belief that there is slow movement of Earth's plates.
LESSON 1 vocabulary
...
Isthmus
A narrow strip of land connecting two larger land areas
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Chapter 1 Vocabulary - World Cultures
Artifact
Culture
Hominid
Paleolithic Age
Any object made by humans, especially those from an earlier t…
All the beliefs, assumptions, objects, behaviors, and process…
A member of a biological group including human beings and rel…
(2,500,000 BCE - 10,000 B.C.E.) Old Stone Age. A period of ti…
Artifact
Any object made by humans, especially those from an earlier t…
Culture
All the beliefs, assumptions, objects, behaviors, and process…
29 terms
Chapter 1 Quiz Study Guide: World Cultures/World Geography
Location
Absolute location
Relative location
Place
Where a place is found/a specific place on earth
Exact spot on earth
Location of one place compared to another
What is it like there/space with physical and human need
Location
Where a place is found/a specific place on earth
Absolute location
Exact spot on earth
50 terms
World Cultures Chapter 1 Vocabulary
Globe
Map
Cartographers
Great Circle Route
A scale model of the Earth
A symbolic representation of all or part of the Earth
Mapmakers that use mathematical formulas to transfer informat…
An imaginary line that follows the curve of the Earth
Globe
A scale model of the Earth
Map
A symbolic representation of all or part of the Earth
31 terms
Chapter 1 World Geography
geography
geographic information systems (GIS)
absolute location
relative location
Is the study of people, environments and their resources.
a computer system that stores, organizes, analyzes, and displ…
Exact location of a place on the earth described by global co…
Location in relation to other places.
geography
Is the study of people, environments and their resources.
geographic information systems (GIS)
a computer system that stores, organizes, analyzes, and displ…
23 terms
World Cultures Chapter 1
Map of Europe
Geography
5 elements of geography
Absolute location
study of the earth, the ways people live and work on it, help…
explain a particular place
the exact location of a place
Map of Europe
Geography
study of the earth, the ways people live and work on it, help…
31 terms
Chapter 1 World Geography
geography
geographic information systems (GIS)
absolute location
relative location
Is the study of people, environments and their resources.
a computer system that stores, organizes, analyzes, and displ…
Exact location of a place on the earth described by global co…
Location in relation to other places.
geography
Is the study of people, environments and their resources.
geographic information systems (GIS)
a computer system that stores, organizes, analyzes, and displ…
14 terms
World Cultures and Geography Ch. 1
geography
democracy
government
history
study of people, places and environments
people make the laws
people within a society that make and carry out the laws
a record of the past
geography
study of people, places and environments
democracy
people make the laws
31 terms
Chapter 1 World Geography
geography
geographic information systems (GIS)
absolute location
relative location
Is the study of people, environments and their resources.
a computer system that stores, organizes, analyzes, and displ…
Exact location of a place on the earth described by global co…
Location in relation to other places.
geography
Is the study of people, environments and their resources.
geographic information systems (GIS)
a computer system that stores, organizes, analyzes, and displ…
16 terms
World Geography and Culture: Chapter 1 Section 2
site
situation
region
formal region
refers to the specific location of a place, including its phy…
refers to the geographic position of a place in relation to o…
a broad geographical area distinguished by similar features
a region defined by a common characteristics, such as product…
site
refers to the specific location of a place, including its phy…
situation
refers to the geographic position of a place in relation to o…
22 terms
World Geography and Cultures Chapter 1 Test
parallels
meridians
equator
the poles
circle the earth parallel to the equator and measures the dis…
circle the earth from pole to pole and measures the distance…
0 degrees
90 degrees
parallels
circle the earth parallel to the equator and measures the dis…
meridians
circle the earth from pole to pole and measures the distance…
29 terms
Cultural Geography Chapter 1
Creation Mandate
Geography
Grid
Geocentric theory
man's unique calling to exercise dominion over the earth... Gene…
a description of the earth
regular pattern of intersecting vertical and horizontal lines
states that the sun, stars and planets revolve around the earth
Creation Mandate
man's unique calling to exercise dominion over the earth... Gene…
Geography
a description of the earth
World Cultures and Geography Ch. 1
geography
democracy
government
history
study of people, places and environments
people make the laws
people within a society that make and carry out the laws
a record of the past
geography
study of people, places and environments
democracy
people make the laws
32 terms
World Geography Chapter 1
great circle route
map projection
planar projection
cylindrical projection
an imaginary line that follows the curve of the Earth and rep…
a mathematical formula used to represent the curved surface o…
a map created by projecting an image of the Earth onto a geom…
a map created by projecting Earth's image onto a cylinder
great circle route
an imaginary line that follows the curve of the Earth and rep…
map projection
a mathematical formula used to represent the curved surface o…
20 terms
World Cultural Geography Chapter 1 Vocabulary
location
grid system
latitude (North+South)
longitude (East + West)
direction, distance, country or region
lines on globes and maps that cross one another
measure the distance north or south of the equator in degrees
measure the distance east or west of the prime meridian
location
direction, distance, country or region
grid system
lines on globes and maps that cross one another
7 terms
World Cultures Past and Present Chapter 1 Review
community
government
archaeologist
artifacts
a group of people living and working together
a group of people who make laws and lead others
a person who studies artifacts and other things to learn how…
objects made and left by people who lived long ago
community
a group of people living and working together
government
a group of people who make laws and lead others
World Culture and Geography Chapter 1 Study Guide
Increasing interconnections, and the c…
Other cultures besides Western culture…
The Industrial Revolution, Spanish Cat…
The free market and free trade within…
What is globalization?
What is hybridization, and what is an example?
What are some examples of why the West dominated?
What is capitalism, and what is an example?
Increasing interconnections, and the c…
What is globalization?
Other cultures besides Western culture…
What is hybridization, and what is an example?
World Geography and culture Chapter 1 Study guide
Parts of a map
Key
Compass rose
Title
Key, Compass rose, and title
A list that explins symbols, colors, and lines used on the map
Indicates direction
Tells you what kind of information the map is showing
Parts of a map
Key, Compass rose, and title
Key
A list that explins symbols, colors, and lines used on the map
12 terms
World Cultures Chapter 1 - 5 Themes
Physical Characteristics of Place
Absolute Location
Movement
Formal Region
Physical Characteristics of Place
Absolute Location
30 terms
World Geography: Chapter 1 Terms
geography
GIS
absolute location
hemisphere
The study of where people, places, things are located on the…
Geographic information system, used to collect and manipulate…
The exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
Half of a sphere or the earth.
geography
The study of where people, places, things are located on the…
GIS
Geographic information system, used to collect and manipulate…
26 terms
World Geography-Chapter 1
Globe
Map
Cartographer
Great circle route
scale model of the earth
symbolic representation of the earth
map makers
a route that is circular because earth is a sphere , its used…
Globe
scale model of the earth
Map
symbolic representation of the earth
World Cultures and Geography Chapter 9 Section 1
peninsula
uplands
polder
bay
a body of water surrounded by three sides by water
hills , mountains, and plateaus that stretch from the Scandin…
low lying land which was part of a seabed, and transformed in…
bodies of water surrounded on three sides by land
peninsula
a body of water surrounded by three sides by water
uplands
hills , mountains, and plateaus that stretch from the Scandin…
41 terms
Geography and World Cultures Chapter 17
17-1
Dardanelles
Bosporus
Sea Of Marmara
17-1
The ________________________________, the Bosporus, and the S…
The______________________________splits the country of Turkey…
The ________________________________, the Bosporus, and the D…
17-1
17-1
Dardanelles
The ________________________________, the Bosporus, and the S…
26 terms
World Geography-Chapter 1
Globe
Map
Cartographer
Great circle route
scale model of the earth
symbolic representation of the earth
map makers
a route that is circular because earth is a sphere , its used…
Globe
scale model of the earth
Map
symbolic representation of the earth
37 terms
Pearson World Geography and Cultures, Chapter 3
LESSON #1
continent
industry
LESSON #2
...
The idea that the continents have moved horizontally to their…
All the businesses that make one kind of product or offer one…
...
LESSON #1
...
continent
The idea that the continents have moved horizontally to their…
18 terms
World Cultures Chapter 1
spatial thinking
significant
Geographic patterns
categorize
thinking about the space on Earth's surface
important
similarities among other places
grouping information
spatial thinking
thinking about the space on Earth's surface
significant
important
Chapter 1 World Geography
atlas
cartography
climate graph
compass rose
a collections of maps in one book
the study of maps and mapmaking
graphs showing avg. temperature and precipitation in a place
a map element with arrows pointing in al four principal direc…
atlas
a collections of maps in one book
cartography
the study of maps and mapmaking
18 terms
Chapter 1 World Geography
geography
geographic information systems (GIS)
absolute location
relative location
Is the study of people, environments and their resources.
a computer system that stores, organizes, analyzes, and displ…
Exact location of a place on the earth described by global co…
Location in relation to other places.
geography
Is the study of people, environments and their resources.
geographic information systems (GIS)
a computer system that stores, organizes, analyzes, and displ…
35 terms
World Geography Chapter 1
Geography
GIS
Absolute location
Hemispheres
is the study of where people , places, and things are located…
uses computer technology to collect, manipulate, analyze, and…
is it's position on the globe
a half of the earth, the equator divides the Northern and Sou…
Geography
is the study of where people , places, and things are located…
GIS
uses computer technology to collect, manipulate, analyze, and…
12 terms
Chapter 1-The World of Geography
geography
cardinal directions
latitude
longitude
study of the Earth
north, south, east, west
the distance north or south of the Equator, measured in units…
the distance east or west of the Prime Meridian, measured in…
geography
study of the Earth
cardinal directions
north, south, east, west
11 terms
Chapter 1 The World of Geography
Latitude
Longitude
Hemisphere
Parallel
The distance North or South of the Equator
The distance east or west of the Prime Meridian in degrees
A half of earth
A line of latitude
Latitude
The distance North or South of the Equator
Longitude
The distance east or west of the Prime Meridian in degrees
61 terms
World Cultures Chapter 1
Gregorian
Julian
AD
BC
11 months, 30-31 days, Feb has 28 days, solar calendar, Pope…
Julius Caesar, 46 BC, 365 days, 366 every four years, Roman,…
Anno Domini (in the year of the Lord)
Before Christ
Gregorian
11 months, 30-31 days, Feb has 28 days, solar calendar, Pope…
Julian
Julius Caesar, 46 BC, 365 days, 366 every four years, Roman,…
17 terms
World Geography Chapter 1
Geography
Environment
Spatial
Location
The study of people, places and environments
All of the physical surroundings in a place...
Where a place is located and its physical relationship to oth…
An exact position using latitude and longitude ,or a descript…
Geography
The study of people, places and environments
Environment
All of the physical surroundings in a place...
Chapter 1 World Cultures
Archeology
Anthropology
hominid
Homo Sapien Sapiens
the study of past societies through analysis of what people l…
the study of human life and culture
a humanlike creature that walked upright
first anatomically modern humans; wise wise human
Archeology
the study of past societies through analysis of what people l…
Anthropology
the study of human life and culture
World cultures chapter 1
Amish
Bad culture
Cultural conflict
Cultural Iceberg
Pennsylvanian dutch or Anabaptist Christian denomination foun…
Culture that should not be around
...
...
Amish
Pennsylvanian dutch or Anabaptist Christian denomination foun…
Bad culture
Culture that should not be around
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