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Geography Chapter 3
Emigrant
Population Density
Culture
Birthrate
people who leave the country to live in other places
The average number of people in a square mile or square kilom…
Distinguishes a people, i.e., government, language, religion,…
The number of live births each year per 1,000 people
Emigrant
people who leave the country to live in other places
Population Density
The average number of people in a square mile or square kilom…
39 terms
Geography Chapter 3
Industry
primary industries
examples of primary industries
subsistence farmers
man's "hard work" to make a living
the most basic industries
agriculture... fishing... forestry... mining
produce enough to meet the needs of their own household
Industry
man's "hard work" to make a living
primary industries
the most basic industries
30 terms
Geography Chapter 3
death rate
birthrate
famine
population density
the number of deaths per year for every 1,000 people
the number of children born each year for every 1000 people
severe lack of food
the average number of people living in a square mile
death rate
the number of deaths per year for every 1,000 people
birthrate
the number of children born each year for every 1000 people
31 terms
Chapter 3 Human Geography
brain drain
brain gain
chain migration
circulation
large-scale emigration (leaving) by talented people
large-scale immigration (entering) by talented people
migration of people because relatives or members of same ethn…
short-term, repetitive, or cyclical movements on a regular ba…
brain drain
large-scale emigration (leaving) by talented people
brain gain
large-scale immigration (entering) by talented people
22 terms
Chapter 3 World Geography
culture
population density
birthrate
immigrant
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
Number of individuals per unit area
Number of live births per 1000 population in a given year.
A person who comes to a country where they were not born in o…
culture
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
population density
Number of individuals per unit area
41 terms
W. Geography Chapter 3
Colder
Northern
Greenhouse effect
False
the side of the Earth NOT facing the sun is colder or hotter?
the (northern, southern, eastern, western) Hemisphere experie…
is when the sun's rays pass through the atmosphere and heat i…
True or False: Without the greenhouse effect, the Earth would…
Colder
the side of the Earth NOT facing the sun is colder or hotter?
Northern
the (northern, southern, eastern, western) Hemisphere experie…
Geography Chapter 3
predictable
eventually
weather
climate
occurring in a way that is expected
in the end, especially after a long delay
condition of the atmosphere in one place during a short perio…
weather patterns typical for an area over a long period of time
predictable
occurring in a way that is expected
eventually
in the end, especially after a long delay
18 terms
Geography - Chapter 3.3: World Climate Regions
Tundra
Permafrost
Low-latitude Climate
Dry Climate
An extremely cold, dry biome.
Ground that is permanently frozen
Areas near the equator with warm rainy climates. "Tropical"
A climate in which the yearly precipitation is less than the…
Tundra
An extremely cold, dry biome.
Permafrost
Ground that is permanently frozen
68 terms
Geography: Chapter 3
To define a _______, geographers must…
World climate zones are generally divi…
The five climate zones that are divide…
The _______ region has little variatio…
Climate region
Tropical, dry, mid-latitude, high-latitude, highland
smaller regions
tropical wet
To define a _______, geographers must…
Climate region
World climate zones are generally divi…
Tropical, dry, mid-latitude, high-latitude, highland
Geography - Chapter 3
weather
condensation
doldrums
temperature
condition of the atmosphere at a given time and place
the process by which water vapor changes from gas into liquid…
zone along the equator that is calm, with no prevailing winds
the measurement of heat
weather
condition of the atmosphere at a given time and place
condensation
the process by which water vapor changes from gas into liquid…
22 terms
Chapter 3 World Geography
culture
population density
birthrate
immigrant
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
Number of individuals per unit area
Number of live births per 1000 population in a given year.
A person who comes to a country where they were not born in o…
culture
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
population density
Number of individuals per unit area
Geography - Chapter 3.4
ecosystem
biome
deciduous
rain forest
an interdependent community of plants and animals
a regional ecosystem; a major habitat for a large community o…
broadleaf trees, such as maple, oak, birch and cottonwood
a forest located in the tropical zone; covered with a heavy c…
ecosystem
an interdependent community of plants and animals
biome
a regional ecosystem; a major habitat for a large community o…
AP Human Geography Chapter 3
first generation
migration
emigration
immigration
first to be born here or first to arrive here
the movement from one place to another... -crossing border/bound…
leaving a place
entering a place
first generation
first to be born here or first to arrive here
migration
the movement from one place to another... -crossing border/bound…
Geography - Chapter 3.1
solstice
equinox
weather
climate
the day on which the sun is at its fartherst north or south l…
when the day or night are the same length; happens twice a year
the atmosphere at a particular location and time
weather at a particular location over a long period of time
solstice
the day on which the sun is at its fartherst north or south l…
equinox
when the day or night are the same length; happens twice a year
Physical Geography Chapter 3
Layers of the Atmosphere
Nitrogen
The Primordial Atmosphere
Evolutionary Atmosphere
1. Equator... 2. Troposphere... 3. Stratosphere ... 4. Mesosphere... 5. T…
DNA of EVERYTHING
1. consists of materials left over from the original solar ne…
1. covers a period of 4.0 to 3.3 billion years ago... 2. volcani…
Layers of the Atmosphere
1. Equator... 2. Troposphere... 3. Stratosphere ... 4. Mesosphere... 5. T…
Nitrogen
DNA of EVERYTHING
26 terms
Geography Chapter 3
population
population distribution
demography
population density
total number of people in an area
the way population is spread out over an area
the science that tries to explain how populations change and…
average number of people per square mile or square kilometer
population
total number of people in an area
population distribution
the way population is spread out over an area
Geography - Chapter 3
solstice
equinox
weather
climate
the day on which the sun is at its fartherst north or south l…
when the day or night are the same length; happens twice a year
the atmosphere at a particular location and time
weather at a particular location over a long period of time
solstice
the day on which the sun is at its fartherst north or south l…
equinox
when the day or night are the same length; happens twice a year
Geography - Chapter 3 Vocabulary
weather
climate
prevailing winds
ocean currents
the short term changes in the air for a given place and time
a regions average weather conditions over a long period
are winds that blow in the same direction over large areas of…
large stream of surface seawater
weather
the short term changes in the air for a given place and time
climate
a regions average weather conditions over a long period
20 terms
Geography Chapter 3 Vocabulary.
urban
rural
emigrate
immigrate
Large number of people in a given area.
an area of less dense population
To leave one country or region and settle in another
moving to another country to live
urban
Large number of people in a given area.
rural
an area of less dense population
28 terms
Geography Chapter 3 Review
Canada is what direction from US
Mexico is what direction from US
number of regions in US
region with the most people, large cit…
North
South
4
northeast
Canada is what direction from US
North
Mexico is what direction from US
South
Chapter 3 Geography Vocab
culture
ethnic group
dialect
democracy
way of life of a group of people who share similar beliefs an…
people who share a common history, language, religion, and ph…
local form of a language that differs from the main language…
government in which leaders rule with consent of the citizens
culture
way of life of a group of people who share similar beliefs an…
ethnic group
people who share a common history, language, religion, and ph…
Geography Chapter 3 Vocabulary
Outline map
Five Themes of Outline Maps
Cartographer
Compass rose
a simple black and white map which shows the shape of land ma…
Location, Place, Relationship, Movement, Regions
the person whose job it is to draw maps
a symbol on a map that shows N,S,E,W
Outline map
a simple black and white map which shows the shape of land ma…
Five Themes of Outline Maps
Location, Place, Relationship, Movement, Regions
14 terms
Geography Chapter 3 Review
The condition of the atmosphere in a l…
A humid tropical climate is ________ a…
The dry area on the leeward side of a…
Giant streams of ocean water that move…
weather
warm and wet
rainshadow
currents
The condition of the atmosphere in a l…
weather
A humid tropical climate is ________ a…
warm and wet
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…
19 terms
Chapter 3 Geography vocabulary
Culture
population density
immigrants
emmigrants
The beliefs and actions that define a group of peope's way of…
the average number of people in a square mile
people who move into the country
people who leave the country to live in other places
Culture
The beliefs and actions that define a group of peope's way of…
population density
the average number of people in a square mile
22 terms
Geography chapter 3
Coniferous
Solstice
weather
Climate
Needle leaf trees are examples because they have cones bearing
The point at which the sun is as far north or as far south of…
The state of the atmosphere at a place and time as regards he…
The weather conditions prevailing in an area in general or ov…
Coniferous
Needle leaf trees are examples because they have cones bearing
Solstice
The point at which the sun is as far north or as far south of…
55 terms
Human Geography | Chapter 3 Migration
migration
immigration
emigration
migration transition
A change in residence intended to be permanent.
the movement of people into a country
the movement of people from a country
a change in the migration pattern in a society that results f…
migration
A change in residence intended to be permanent.
immigration
the movement of people into a country
17 terms
Chapter 3 Geography
irrigation
silt
reservoir
mouth
moving water from a river or lake to dry land to grow crops
fine particles of soil carried by the water in the river
lake for the purpose of storing water
place where a river empties into a sea or other large body of…
irrigation
moving water from a river or lake to dry land to grow crops
silt
fine particles of soil carried by the water in the river
74 terms
Geography Chapter 3
What European state stretches from Eas…
Name Europe's five main peninsula's.
Explain the division of Europe between…
Which country became the site of some…
Russia
Scandinavian, Jutland, Iberian, Italian, Balkan
During the cold war it divided between the free west and the…
Greece
What European state stretches from Eas…
Russia
Name Europe's five main peninsula's.
Scandinavian, Jutland, Iberian, Italian, Balkan
21 terms
8: Geography: Chapter 3: Comparing Development Patterns: Words Matter
life expectancy
living standard
literacy rate
correlation
the average number of years a person is expected to live
the amount of goods and services people can purchase
the percentage of people with the ability to read and write
the connection, or relationship, between two things. Find a c…
life expectancy
the average number of years a person is expected to live
living standard
the amount of goods and services people can purchase
58 terms
geography chapter 3
europe
european peninsulas
great britain
iceland
birthplace of Western civilization
scandinavian , Jutland, Iberian, Italian, balkan peninsulas
europe's largest island
europe's westernmost island
europe
birthplace of Western civilization
european peninsulas
scandinavian , Jutland, Iberian, Italian, balkan peninsulas
Chapter 3 Physical Geography
Culture
Nomad
Population
Industry
Everything people make, think, and do
Person who travels all the time in search of food
Total group of people in an area
Business that makes or sells things
Culture
Everything people make, think, and do
Nomad
Person who travels all the time in search of food
Geography-Chapter 3
Weather
Climate
Axis
Temperature
The condition of the atmosphere in one place during a limited…
Weather patterns in an area over a long period of time
Imaginary line from the north to the south pole... (23 and a hal…
The measure of how hot or cold a place is
Weather
The condition of the atmosphere in one place during a limited…
Climate
Weather patterns in an area over a long period of time
46 terms
Geography Chapter 3
Industry
primary industries
examples of primary industries
subsistence farmers
man's "hard work" to make a living
the most basic industries
agriculture... fishing... forestry... mining
produce enough to meet the needs of their own household
Industry
man's "hard work" to make a living
primary industries
the most basic industries
25 terms
Mrs.G Geography Chapter 3
North America
Europe
South America
Asia
What continent is red?
What continent is purple?
What continent is blue?
What continent is orange?
North America
What continent is red?
Europe
What continent is purple?
21 terms
Chapter 3 - Geography
continent
hemisphere
equator
border
large land area
half of the earth
an imaginary line halfway between the poles
a line that shows where a state or country begins and ends
continent
large land area
hemisphere
half of the earth
10 terms
Chapter 3: Human Geography
urban
rural
emigrate
immigrate
describes an area that is densely populated
describes an area that is lightly populated
to leave one's home to live in another place
to enter and live in a new country
urban
describes an area that is densely populated
rural
describes an area that is lightly populated
11 terms
world geography chapter 3
Birthrate
Culture Hearth
Sovereignty
Diffusion
Number of live births each year per 1,000 people.
Area where cultural ideas begin and from which they spread.
A country's freedom from outside control.
Process by which cultural traits move from one culture to ano…
Birthrate
Number of live births each year per 1,000 people.
Culture Hearth
Area where cultural ideas begin and from which they spread.
Physical Geography Chapter 3 TERMS
air temperature
surface
net radiation
conduction
The temperature of the air as observed at 1.2 m (4ft) above t…
the area in which radiation flows into and out of a substance…
the balance between incoming shortwave radiation and outgoing…
describes the flow of sensible heat from a warmer substance t…
air temperature
The temperature of the air as observed at 1.2 m (4ft) above t…
surface
the area in which radiation flows into and out of a substance…
22 terms
Geography - Chapter 3 - Mrs. Splitt
weather
climate
prevailing winds
ocean currents
the short-term changes in the air for a given place or time
the region's average weather conditions over a long period of…
winds that blow in the same directions over large areas of Ea…
large streams of surface seawater; they move heat around Earth
weather
the short-term changes in the air for a given place or time
climate
the region's average weather conditions over a long period of…
Chapter 3, Section 3 - Geography
Most complex land ecosystem in the world
Type of climate found in Earth's polar…
Wind system in which winds completely…
Permanently frozen soil
Tropical Rain Forest
Ice Cap Climate
Monsoon
Permafrost
Most complex land ecosystem in the world
Tropical Rain Forest
Type of climate found in Earth's polar…
Ice Cap Climate
53 terms
Geography - Chapter 3 (Europe)
Lisbon
Bay of Biscay
Venice
Athens
capital of Portugal
body of water off the west coast of France and northern coast…
Italy's famous city of canals
capital of Greece
Lisbon
capital of Portugal
Bay of Biscay
body of water off the west coast of France and northern coast…
Geography Chapter 3 Key Terms
Death Rate
Birthrate
Famine
Population Density
Number of people out of every 1,ooo who die in a year.
Number of children born out of every each year for every 1,oo…
Lack of food .Average
Average number of people living in a square mile or square ki…
Death Rate
Number of people out of every 1,ooo who die in a year.
Birthrate
Number of children born out of every each year for every 1,oo…
10 terms
Geography Chapter 3
culture
developed country
irrigation
crop rotation
way of life of a group of people who share similar beliefs an…
country in which a great deal of manufacturing is carried out.
farming practice followed in dry areas to collect water and b…
varying what is planted in a field to avoid using up all the…
culture
way of life of a group of people who share similar beliefs an…
developed country
country in which a great deal of manufacturing is carried out.
World Geography Chapter 3
weather
climate
greenhouse effect
air pressure
the conditions of the atmosphere at a given place and time
weather conditions in an area over a long period of time
process by which Earth's atmosphere traps heat
weight of air, measured by a barometer
weather
the conditions of the atmosphere at a given place and time
climate
weather conditions in an area over a long period of time
86 terms
Cultural Geography Chapter 3 (BJU)
uniformitarianism
neocatastrophists
cataclysm
atomsphere
only the forces active right now were what shaped the earth
what most professional geologists call themselves today. Reje…
a violent upheaval of change in the earths crust, especially…
the covering of air around our planet
uniformitarianism
only the forces active right now were what shaped the earth
neocatastrophists
what most professional geologists call themselves today. Reje…
46 terms
Chapter 3 Vocabulary Geography
Solstice
Equinox
Weather
Climate
Either of two times of year when the sun's rays shine directl…
Each of the two days in a year on which day and night are equ…
The Condition of the atmosphere at a particular location and…
The typical weather conditions at a particualr location as ob…
Solstice
Either of two times of year when the sun's rays shine directl…
Equinox
Each of the two days in a year on which day and night are equ…
AP Human Geography Chapter 3
Remittances
Cyclic Movements
Activity Spaces
Nomadism
Money migrants send home to their families
One travels away from home for a short amount of time
Peoples movements within a local area
Movement that takes place along familiar routes that is repea…
Remittances
Money migrants send home to their families
Cyclic Movements
One travels away from home for a short amount of time
17 terms
CDA Geography Chapter 3
equator
hemisphere
parallel
latitude
a great circle that divides the earth into halves forming the…
half a sphere or globe
remaining an equal distance apart at all times and at all poi…
distance north or south of the equator.
equator
a great circle that divides the earth into halves forming the…
hemisphere
half a sphere or globe
Chapter 3 Human Geography
death rate
birthrate
doubling time
population distribution
the number of deaths compared to the total population
the number of babies born compared to the total population
the number of years it takes a population to double
the geographic pattern of where people live on Earth
death rate
the number of deaths compared to the total population
birthrate
the number of babies born compared to the total population
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