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chapter 13-human geography of europe
City-states
Republic
Crusades
Renaissance
Different sections of land owned by the same country but rule…
A form of government in which citizens choose their leaders b…
series of wars fought by Christians from Europe
the rebirth of learning and culture
City-states
Different sections of land owned by the same country but rule…
Republic
A form of government in which citizens choose their leaders b…
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AP Human Geography Chapter 13
acid percipitation
aquifer
biome
dead zones
contains a low ph often because of the pollution of the atmos…
An underground formation that contains groundwater
A group of ecosystems that have the same climate and similar…
An area of water where there is no oxygen left.
acid percipitation
contains a low ph often because of the pollution of the atmos…
aquifer
An underground formation that contains groundwater
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Chapter 13 Geography
Mulatto
Bauxite
Llanos
Cordilleras
People of mixed African and other ancestry
A mineral used in making aluminum
A grassy plain
A related set of separate mountain ranges; parallel mountain…
Mulatto
People of mixed African and other ancestry
Bauxite
A mineral used in making aluminum
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chapter 13-human geography of europe
City-states
Republic
Crusades
Renaissance
Different sections of land owned by the same country but rule…
A form of government in which citizens choose their leaders b…
series of wars fought by Christians from Europe
the rebirth of learning and culture... ps: birth in Italy .
City-states
Different sections of land owned by the same country but rule…
Republic
A form of government in which citizens choose their leaders b…
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Geography - Chapter 13 - Mrs. Splitt
Northern European Plain
North Sea
English Channel
Danube River
a flat area of land that stretches from the Atlantic coast in…
a shallow arm of the Atlantic ocean in Northern Europe
a strait of the Atlantic Ocean between England and France
the second-longest river in Europe; it from Germany east to t…
Northern European Plain
a flat area of land that stretches from the Atlantic coast in…
North Sea
a shallow arm of the Atlantic ocean in Northern Europe
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Geography Chapter 13
Indian subcontinent
subsistence farming
Green Revoltion
flood plains
Land South to the Himalayas.
They use farming to help feed yourselves.
An increase in agriculture production.
The flat land along rivers.
Indian subcontinent
Land South to the Himalayas.
subsistence farming
They use farming to help feed yourselves.
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Geography chapter13
City-State
Republic
Crusades
Renaissance
An autonomous political unit made up of a city and it's surro…
A government in which citizens elect representatives to rule…
A series of wars launched by European Christians in 1096, to…
A time of renewed interest in learning and the arts that last…
City-State
An autonomous political unit made up of a city and it's surro…
Republic
A government in which citizens elect representatives to rule…
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Vocabulary Chapter 13 World Geography
mulatto
bauxite
llanos
cordilleras
a person of mixed African and European ancestry
a mineral used in making aluminum
a grassy plain
a related set of separate mountain ranges
mulatto
a person of mixed African and European ancestry
bauxite
a mineral used in making aluminum
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Human Geography - Chapter 13
city-state
republic
Crusades
Renaissance
autonomous political unit made up of a city and its surroundi…
government in which citizens elect people to represent them in
series of wars launched by European Christians in 1096 to cap…
time of renewed interest in learning and the arts that lasted…
city-state
autonomous political unit made up of a city and its surroundi…
republic
government in which citizens elect people to represent them in
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JC Geography Chapter 13: Measuring & Forecasting Weather
Temperature
A Stephenson Screen
The mean (Average) Annual Temperature
Range
The weathers temperature is measured in degrees Celsius/Centi…
Is a shelter or an enclosure to shield meteorological instrum…
Is the average temperatures for the year
Is the area of variation between upper and lower limits on a…
Temperature
The weathers temperature is measured in degrees Celsius/Centi…
A Stephenson Screen
Is a shelter or an enclosure to shield meteorological instrum…
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Geography chapter13
City-State
Republic
Crusades
Renaissance
An autonomous political unit made up of a city and it's surro…
A government in which citizens elect representatives to rule…
A series of wars launched by European Christians in 1096, to…
A time of renewed interest in learning and the arts that last…
City-State
An autonomous political unit made up of a city and it's surro…
Republic
A government in which citizens elect representatives to rule…
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Human Geography Chapter 13
agglomeration economies
binary rank size distributions
built environment
concentration of labor
different economic activities tend to locate next to each oth…
population of the top cities overwhelm the rest in terms of p…
human-made environmental elements, including buildings, monum…
large population of workers in close proximity to factories,…
agglomeration economies
different economic activities tend to locate next to each oth…
binary rank size distributions
population of the top cities overwhelm the rest in terms of p…
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Bob Jones Cultural Geography - Chapter 13
True
True
True
True
80% of Africa's land is in the tropics
The amount of rainfall DECREASES as one moves northward in Af…
Most of the continent of Africa is grassland, but 40% of it i…
Mozambique's long coast makes it vital for shipping and trans…
True
80% of Africa's land is in the tropics
True
The amount of rainfall DECREASES as one moves northward in Af…
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chapter 13-human geography of europe
City-states
Republic
Crusades
Renaissance
Different sections of land owned by the same country but rule…
A form of government in which citizens choose their leaders b…
series of wars fought by Christians from Europe
the rebirth of learning and culture
City-states
Different sections of land owned by the same country but rule…
Republic
A form of government in which citizens choose their leaders b…
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Geography Chapter 13
dune
sirroco
permanent agriculture
shifting agriculture
a hill made of shifting sand
a hot dusty summer wind that sweeps northward from the Sahara
farmers who use chemicals on the same field each year
farmers use a field for a few years, then move to a different…
dune
a hill made of shifting sand
sirroco
a hot dusty summer wind that sweeps northward from the Sahara
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Geography chapter 13
Nomads
Refugee
Mosque
Consumer goods
people that move from place to place with herds of animals
person who must leave their home country to escape danger
a church for people of islam
things people buy for themselves
Nomads
people that move from place to place with herds of animals
Refugee
person who must leave their home country to escape danger
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Geography Chapter 13
karst
economy
comprise
shatter belt
terrain dominated by limestone bedrock and characterized by r…
an ordered system for the production, distribution, and consu…
to contain; to consist of
a region where political alliances are constantly splintering…
karst
terrain dominated by limestone bedrock and characterized by r…
economy
an ordered system for the production, distribution, and consu…
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Geography Chapter 13
crust
Moho
Mantle
Lithosphere
-outermost shell of the earths surface... -oceanic crust (4 mile…
-AKA Mohorovicic Discontinuity ... -transition from crust to man…
-The largest of the 4 layers of earths surface ... -Three sub la…
-1st sublayer of the mantle ... -contains the crust and upper ri…
crust
-outermost shell of the earths surface... -oceanic crust (4 mile…
Moho
-AKA Mohorovicic Discontinuity ... -transition from crust to man…
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Geography Chapter 13
What word is used to describe all of t…
What is the most important concept tha…
What is the word that means a strong a…
What word means the worship of spirits…
Sub - Saharan Africa
the village
tribalism
Animism
What word is used to describe all of t…
Sub - Saharan Africa
What is the most important concept tha…
the village
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Chapter 13 Geography of India
subcontinent
monsoon
silt
delta
An area that is smaller than a continent, but is its own larg…
Strong seasonal winds that bring rain.
Fine particles of dirt and stone that are carried by a river.
The triangular area of land where the river meets the sea.
subcontinent
An area that is smaller than a continent, but is its own larg…
monsoon
Strong seasonal winds that bring rain.
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Hogan World Geography chapter 13
European Union
Maastricht Treaty
Heavy industry
Light industry
International organization comprised of Western European coun…
The basis for the formation of the European Union, which set…
the manufacture of machinery and industrial equipment
the production of small consumer goods such as clothing and a…
European Union
International organization comprised of Western European coun…
Maastricht Treaty
The basis for the formation of the European Union, which set…
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Geography Chapter 13 Vocabulary
City-state
republic
Crusades
Renaissance
a city that with its surrounding territory forms an independe…
a state in which supreme power is held by the people and thei…
a medieval military expedition, one of a series made by Europ…
a period in Europe, from the 14th to the 17th century, consid…
City-state
a city that with its surrounding territory forms an independe…
republic
a state in which supreme power is held by the people and thei…
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Geography Alive Chapter 13 Vocabulary
altitudinal zonation
snow line
terracing
tree line
the division of land into zones based on elevation, which in…
the lowest elevation on mountains where snow remains year-round
a creation of flat areas on mountain slopes for the purpose o…
the highest elevation where trees grow on a mountain
altitudinal zonation
the division of land into zones based on elevation, which in…
snow line
the lowest elevation on mountains where snow remains year-round
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AP Human Geography Rubenstein Chapter 13 vocab
Annexation
Census Tract
Central Business District (CBD)
City
Legally adding land area to a city in the United States.
An area delineated by the U.S. Bureau of the Census for which…
The area of a city where retail and office space activities a…
An urban settlement that has been legally incorporated into a…
Annexation
Legally adding land area to a city in the United States.
Census Tract
An area delineated by the U.S. Bureau of the Census for which…
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Glencoe World Geography, Chapter 13
heavy industry
light industry
organic farming
mixed farming
the manufacture of machinery and equipment needed for factori…
manufacturing aimed at making consumer goods rather than heav…
the use of natural substances to enrich the soil and grow cro…
raising several kinds of crops and livestock on the same farm
heavy industry
the manufacture of machinery and equipment needed for factori…
light industry
manufacturing aimed at making consumer goods rather than heav…
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Chapter 13: Human Geography of Europe
City-State
Greece
Athens
Republic
A political unit made up of a city & its surrounding lands
Birthplace of Democracy
1st democracy
A government in which citizens elect representatives to rule…
City-State
A political unit made up of a city & its surrounding lands
Greece
Birthplace of Democracy
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Chapter 13 - AP Human Geography
Annexation
Census Tract
Central Business District (CBD)
City
Legally adding land area to a city in the United States.
An area delineated by the U.S. Bureau of the Census for which…
The area of a city where retail and office space activities a…
An urban settlement that has been legally incorporated into a…
Annexation
Legally adding land area to a city in the United States.
Census Tract
An area delineated by the U.S. Bureau of the Census for which…
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Geography Alive Chapter 13
attitudinal zonation
snow line
terracing
tree line
the division of land into zones based on elevation, which in…
the lowest elevation on mountains where snow remains year-round
the creation of flat areas on mountain slopes for the purpose…
the highest elevation where trees grow on a mountian
attitudinal zonation
the division of land into zones based on elevation, which in…
snow line
the lowest elevation on mountains where snow remains year-round
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Geography chapter 13 vocab
Fossil fuel
Softwood
Infrastructure
Permafrost
Oil, natural gas, or coal, which are an important part of the…
Wood of evergreen trees, often used in making furniture and b…
System of roads of railroads that allows the transport of mat…
Permanently frozen lower layers of soil found in the tundra a…
Fossil fuel
Oil, natural gas, or coal, which are an important part of the…
Softwood
Wood of evergreen trees, often used in making furniture and b…
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Geography Chapter 13 Terms & Map
fjords
polders
dikes
Ural Mountains
narrow deep inlets of the sea set between high rocky cliffs
land reclaimed from the sea
earthen walls
The easternmost mountains in Europe, the line between the Eur…
fjords
narrow deep inlets of the sea set between high rocky cliffs
polders
land reclaimed from the sea
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Principles of Geography Chapter 13
Correct Answer: ... CorrectB. Yugoslavia
Selected Answer: ... CorrectA. Germany
Correct Answer: ... Correct True
Selected Answer: ... CorrectB. people buy…
In 1955, the Warsaw Pact linked all of the following except
Which of the following countries was divided into four occupa…
With the fall of communism in the former Soviet Union, the bu…
Overall, fuel consumption for vehicles remains high because
Correct Answer: ... CorrectB. Yugoslavia
In 1955, the Warsaw Pact linked all of the following except
Selected Answer: ... CorrectA. Germany
Which of the following countries was divided into four occupa…
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Vocab geography chapter 13
Altitudinal Zonation
Snow line
terracing
tree line
The division of land into zones based on elevation, which in…
The lowest elevation on mountains where snow remains year-rou…
The creation of flat areas on mountain slopes for the purpose…
The highest elevation where trees grow on mountains.
Altitudinal Zonation
The division of land into zones based on elevation, which in…
Snow line
The lowest elevation on mountains where snow remains year-rou…
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Human Geography Chapter 13
Environment
Biosphere or Ecosphere
Biomes
Ecosystems
The totality of things that affect an organism in any way
The thin film of air, water, and earth within which we live
major communities of plants and animals occupying extensive a…
self contained, self regulating, and interacting communities…
Environment
The totality of things that affect an organism in any way
Biosphere or Ecosphere
The thin film of air, water, and earth within which we live
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Human Geography AP Chapter 13 Vocabulary
annexation
bid-rent theory
core based statistical area (CBSA)
central business district (CBD)
legally adding land area to a city in the United States
the closer to the CBD, the higher the rent goes up; the farth…
in the United States, the combination of all metropolitan sta…
the downtown or nucleus of a city where retail stores, office…
annexation
legally adding land area to a city in the United States
bid-rent theory
the closer to the CBD, the higher the rent goes up; the farth…
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chapter 13 geography
attitudinal zonation
tropical rain forests
climate zones
climates
the division of land into zones based on elevation, which in…
characterized by the greatest diversity of species, believed…
tropical, temperate, polar, maratime
Different regions have different ______ that affect social de…
attitudinal zonation
the division of land into zones based on elevation, which in…
tropical rain forests
characterized by the greatest diversity of species, believed…
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AP Human Geography Chapter 13 Key Terms
Annexation
Census tract
Concentric zone model
Council of government
Legally adding land area to a city in the United States.
An area delineated by the U.S. bureau of the Census for which…
A model of the internal structure of cities in which social g…
A cooperative agency consisting of representatives of local g…
Annexation
Legally adding land area to a city in the United States.
Census tract
An area delineated by the U.S. bureau of the Census for which…
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chapter 13 geography
altitudinal zonation
snowline
terracing
tree line
the division of land into zones based on elevation, which in…
the lowest elevation on mountains where snow remains year round
the creation of flat areas on mountain slopes for the purpose…
the highest elevation where trees grow on a mountain
altitudinal zonation
the division of land into zones based on elevation, which in…
snowline
the lowest elevation on mountains where snow remains year round
60 terms
Geography Chapter 13
Southeast Asia
Association of Southeast Asian Nations
Indochina
physical setting
region that includes two sub-regions: Mainland and Insular So…
10 out of 11 countries in Southeast Asia are part of ______ _…
Southeast Asia was formerly known as ______; highlights the i…
plate boundaries indicate high amount of tectonic activity; l…
Southeast Asia
region that includes two sub-regions: Mainland and Insular So…
Association of Southeast Asian Nations
10 out of 11 countries in Southeast Asia are part of ______ _…
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Geography Chapter 13
Humid Tropical (Location, Temp, precip…
Tropical Savanna (Location, Temp, prec…
Semi-Arid and Arid (Hot deserts) (Loca…
Steppe (Location, Temp, precipitation,…
- Along equator (0-5 degrees)... - Warm all year... - High precipit…
- Low latitutes 5-15 degrees)... - Warm all year... - Wet summer an…
- 3 TYPES:... - centered on 30 degrees N/S... - Interior of conti…
- Bordering deserts and in the interiors of continents-transi…
Humid Tropical (Location, Temp, precip…
- Along equator (0-5 degrees)... - Warm all year... - High precipit…
Tropical Savanna (Location, Temp, prec…
- Low latitutes 5-15 degrees)... - Warm all year... - Wet summer an…
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Geography Chapter 13
Agglomeration Economies
Binary Rank-size Distributions
Built Environment
Concentration of labor
Different Economic Activities tend to locate next to each oth…
The population of top cities overwhelm the rest in terms of p…
Human-made environmental elements, including buildings, monum…
A large population of workers in close proximity to factories…
Agglomeration Economies
Different Economic Activities tend to locate next to each oth…
Binary Rank-size Distributions
The population of top cities overwhelm the rest in terms of p…
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Geography- Chapter 13 vocab
Fjord
Uplands
Meseta
Massif Central
Steep U-shaped valleys that connect to the sea and that fill…
Hills or very low mountains that may contain mesas and high p…
Mountains of Scandinavia, the Scottish highlands, the low mou…
1/6 of French land the Alps
Fjord
Steep U-shaped valleys that connect to the sea and that fill…
Uplands
Hills or very low mountains that may contain mesas and high p…
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Geography Vocab - Chapter 13
mulatto
bauxite
llano
cordillera
a person of mixed African and European ancestry
a mineral used in making aluminum
a grassy plain
a related set of separate mountain ranges
mulatto
a person of mixed African and European ancestry
bauxite
a mineral used in making aluminum
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PHYSICAL GEOGRAPHY CHAPTER 13
What is the definition of a mineral? W…
Describe the main physical characteris…
Igneous Rock
Extrusive
naturally formed compounds... -solid substances... -crystal structu…
igneous rock... extrusive rock... intrusive
formed from molten material from inside the Earth... magna= in e…
cool on surface... lava flow... fine crystal- rapidly cool... pyroclas…
What is the definition of a mineral? W…
naturally formed compounds... -solid substances... -crystal structu…
Describe the main physical characteris…
igneous rock... extrusive rock... intrusive
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Geography Chapter 13
Europe ranks in size
Europa is...
smallest country
largest country
6th?
princess in greek myhtology
Vatican city
russia
Europe ranks in size
6th?
Europa is...
princess in greek myhtology
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geography chapter 13
cape of good hope
cape town
Orange River
Drakensberg Mountains
rounded by the Portuguese in 1488
third-largest city in Southern and Eastern ... Africa
longest river in South Africa
rise from the coastal plain of Natal to 11,424 feet above sea…
cape of good hope
rounded by the Portuguese in 1488
cape town
third-largest city in Southern and Eastern ... Africa
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Geography Chapter 13
Indian subcontinent
subsistence farming
Green revolution
flood plains
land to the south of the Himalayias
farming with little left over to send to market
increase in agricultural production created by improved techn…
flat land along a river
Indian subcontinent
land to the south of the Himalayias
subsistence farming
farming with little left over to send to market
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Geography Chapter 13
arid lands
aeolian erosion
abrasion
ventifact
found under B climates
(wind)... erosive effects of wind; deflation and abrasion
The grinding away of rock by other rock particles carried in…
lines on rock from erosion of wind
arid lands
found under B climates
aeolian erosion
(wind)... erosive effects of wind; deflation and abrasion
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Geography chapter 13 vocabulary
City-state
City-state
Republic
Feudalism
...
A city that with its surrounding territory forms an independe…
A person advocating or supporting republican government
The dominant social system in medieval Europe, in which the n…
City-state
...
City-state
A city that with its surrounding territory forms an independe…
Geography Chapter 13
Africa
Sahara Desert
savannahs
40%
second largest continent
divides Africa into 2 parts
grasslands that cover most of Africa
percentage of desert
Africa
second largest continent
Sahara Desert
divides Africa into 2 parts
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Geography Chapter 13
Annexation
Census
Census tract
Central Business District (CBD)
Legally adding land area to a city in the United States
A compete enumeration of a population
An area delineated by the US Bureau of the Census for which s…
The area of a city where retail and office activities are clu…
Annexation
Legally adding land area to a city in the United States
Census
A compete enumeration of a population
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