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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.
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Geography: Chapter 3: Latin America
Tropical Climates
Limited economic development of presen…
Improved Harvests
Natural Disasters in Latin America
Sugarcane, cocoa and bananas in central america thrive
Roads originally built by the iNcas and pack animals used
Mayans terraced their farmland
Hurricanes and Earthquakes
Tropical Climates
Sugarcane, cocoa and bananas in central america thrive
Limited economic development of presen…
Roads originally built by the iNcas and pack animals used
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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…
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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
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Geography Chapter 3
population density
urbanization
culture
birthrate
the average number of people in a square mile or kilometer
the growth of city population
the beliefs and actions that define a group of people's way o…
the number of live births each year per 1,000 people
population density
the average number of people in a square mile or kilometer
urbanization
the growth of city population
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Geography Chapter 3
Axis
Revolution
Weather
Climate
An imaginary line that runs through the earth's center betwee…
The Earth's orbit or path around the sun. It takes one year o…
The condition of the Atmosphere in one place during a short p…
The weather patterns that an area typically experiences durin…
Axis
An imaginary line that runs through the earth's center betwee…
Revolution
The Earth's orbit or path around the sun. It takes one year o…
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GeographyAlive Chapter 3: Canada
Maple Leaf
Urban
St. Lawrence River
Plural
What national symbol is pictured on the Canadian flag?
Over 80% of Canadians live in _________________ areas. About…
Water flows out of the Great Lakes, through the _____ _______…
Canada is a _________________ society. It is very multicultur…
Maple Leaf
What national symbol is pictured on the Canadian flag?
Urban
Over 80% of Canadians live in _________________ areas. About…
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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…
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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…
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Nessacus Geography Chapter 3
Population
Population distribution
Demography
Areas of Early Farming
Total number of people
The way the population is spread out over an area.
Explains how populations change and why population distributi…
Europe, Central America, South Asia,
Population
Total number of people
Population distribution
The way the population is spread out over an area.
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Chapter 3, Lesson 2 Geography
culture
ethnic group
dialect
cultural region
the set of beliefs, behaviors, and traits shared by a group o…
a group of people with a common racial, national, tribal, rel…
a regional variety of a language with unique features, such a…
a geographic area in which people have certain traits in common
culture
the set of beliefs, behaviors, and traits shared by a group o…
ethnic group
a group of people with a common racial, national, tribal, rel…
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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
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Chapter 3 Human Geography
death rate
birthrate
doubling time
population distribution
The number of deaths in a population in a certain amount of t…
Number of live births per 1000 population in a given year.
The number of years needed to double a population, assuming a…
Description of locations on the Earth's surface where populat…
death rate
The number of deaths in a population in a certain amount of t…
birthrate
Number of live births per 1000 population in a given year.
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Geography Chapter 3
Industry
primary industries
agriculture... fishing... forestry... mining
subsistence farmers
man's "hard work" to make a living
the most basic industries
4 categories of primary industries
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
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Chapter 3 Earths Human Geography
Population
Population distribution
Demography
Population density
total number of people in an area
the way the population is spread out over an area
the science that studies population distribution and change
the average number of people per square mile in a given area
Population
total number of people in an area
Population distribution
the way the population is spread out over an area
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World Geography Chapter 3 Section 2
Evaporation
Humidity
Condensation
Orographic effect
process by which liquid changes into gas
the amount of water vapor in the air
the process by which water vapor changes from a gas into liqu…
cooling effect that occurs when air is forced to rise over a…
Evaporation
process by which liquid changes into gas
Humidity
the amount of water vapor in the air
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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
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Uebelhor Geography Chapter 3
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 patrol ovation and time
The typical weather conditions at a particular 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…
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LC Geography Core Chapter 3 Volcanoes: Types of Volcano & Volcano Features
Active volcano
Dormant volcano
Extinct volcano
The vent:
An active volcano erupts regularly, eg. Mount Etna Italy & Mo…
A dormant volcano has not erupted for a long time, but may er…
An extinct volcano has not erupted in recorded history, eg. S…
Is an opening through which volcanic material is erupted.
Active volcano
An active volcano erupts regularly, eg. Mount Etna Italy & Mo…
Dormant volcano
A dormant volcano has not erupted for a long time, but may er…
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LC Geography Core Chapter 3 Volcanoes Intrusive & Extrusive features/structures
Extrusive structures
Volcanic Dykes
Laccoliths
Lopoliths
Are formed on the surface of the Earth. Magma that reaches th…
Form when magma is injected vertically into fissures in the c…
Form when magma pushes an overlying rock upwards.
Form when magma pushes the underlying rock downwards.
Extrusive structures
Are formed on the surface of the Earth. Magma that reaches th…
Volcanic Dykes
Form when magma is injected vertically into fissures in the c…
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World Geography A Unit 1 Exploring Geography Chapter 3 Physical Geography
The immense pressure that it is under
Pangaea
Leaching
Planting trees throughout the flood zone
The earth's inner core reaches temperatures that are at times…
The map represents the Earth about 225 million years ago. Wha…
After months of heavy rain, a farmer noticed a steady drop in…
Which of the following could help prevent flood waters from r…
The immense pressure that it is under
The earth's inner core reaches temperatures that are at times…
Pangaea
The map represents the Earth about 225 million years ago. Wha…
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Geography Alive Chapter 3: Canada
The Canadian Flag
Urban
St. Lawrence River
Pacific Ocean
Canada is a very urban country. About 1/3 of its 35 million p…
Water flows out of the Great Lakes, through the St. Lawrence,…
The Canadian Flag
Urban
Canada is a very urban country. About 1/3 of its 35 million p…
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Geography Alive Chapter 3: Canada
The Canadian Flag
Urban
St. Lawrence River
Pacific Ocean
Canada is a very urban country. About 1/3 of its 35 million p…
Water flows out of the Great Lakes, through the St. Lawrence,…
The Canadian Flag
Urban
Canada is a very urban country. About 1/3 of its 35 million p…
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Human Geography - Chapter 3
death rate
birthrate
doubling time
population distribution
the number of deaths each year per 1000 people
the number of live births each year per 1000 people
number of years it takes for a population to double in size
how people are spread out over the world
death rate
the number of deaths each year per 1000 people
birthrate
the number of live births each year per 1000 people
Mr. Pennington's Geography Chapter 3
Weather
Climate
Equinox
Solstice
Condition of the atmosphere in one place during a short perio…
Weather patterns typical for an area over a long period of ti…
One of two days (about March 21 and September 23) on which th…
One of two days (about June 21 and December 22) on which the…
Weather
Condition of the atmosphere in one place during a short perio…
Climate
Weather patterns typical for an area over a long period of ti…
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Discovering World Geography Chapter 3 Lesson 3
Renewable resources
Nonrenewable resources
Economic system
Traditional economy
A resource that can be totally replaced or is always availabl…
A resource that cannot be totally replaced
How a society decides on the ownership and distribution of it…
An economy where all the resources are distributed mainly thr…
Renewable resources
A resource that can be totally replaced or is always availabl…
Nonrenewable resources
A resource that cannot be totally replaced
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World Geography Chapter 3 - Davis
Solstice
Equinox
Weather
Climate
The day on which the sun is at its farthest north or south la…
When the day and night are the same length. Happens twice a y…
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 farthest north or south la…
Equinox
When the day and night are the same length. Happens twice a y…
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Geography Chapter 3 Vocab
Prevailing Winds
Doldrums
El Nino
Deciduous
A global wind that blows constantly from the same direction.
A frequently windless area near the Equator
A periodic change in the pattern of ocean currents and water…
Trees and shrubs that shed their leaves at the end of the gro…
Prevailing Winds
A global wind that blows constantly from the same direction.
Doldrums
A frequently windless area near the Equator
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Chapter 3 World Geography
Two Revolutions That Changed the Earth
Hunting and Gathering (foraging)
Ecologically Dominant Species
Pleistocene Overkill Hypothesis
1. The Agricultural Revolution... -Began in the Middle East abo…
-Our ancestors lived by foraging until 10,000 years ago... -Stay…
-Competed more successfully than other organisms for nutritio…
Hunted many species to extinction
Two Revolutions That Changed the Earth
1. The Agricultural Revolution... -Began in the Middle East abo…
Hunting and Gathering (foraging)
-Our ancestors lived by foraging until 10,000 years ago... -Stay…
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Geography Alive Chapter 3: Canada
plural society
region:
urban
rural
a society in which different cultural groups keep their own i…
an area defined by one or more natural or cultural characteri…
found in or living in a city.
found in or living in areas that are not close to cities.
plural society
a society in which different cultural groups keep their own i…
region:
an area defined by one or more natural or cultural characteri…
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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
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cultural geography chapter 3
creation, flood, current world, and fu…
uniformitarianism
the Flood
cataclysm
4 phases God's work divided the earth into
the idea that forces the shape the earth is now operated in t…
dramatically altered the earth's features
another name for the Flood
creation, flood, current world, and fu…
4 phases God's work divided the earth into
uniformitarianism
the idea that forces the shape the earth is now operated in t…
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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
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Geography-Chapter 3
Short-term
Long-term
Sun
Tilt
Weather refers to the __________ atmospheric conditions in on…
Climate refers to the ____________ weather patterns of an area.
The most important factor determining a region's climate is t…
One reason for the variations in sunlight in different places…
Short-term
Weather refers to the __________ atmospheric conditions in on…
Long-term
Climate refers to the ____________ weather patterns of an area.
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Hogan World Geography chapter 3
Weather
Climate
Axis
Temperature
The condition of Earth's atmosphere at a particular time and…
The average weather conditions in an area over a long period…
An imaginary line that passes through Earth's center and the…
A measure of how hot or cold an object is compared to a refer…
Weather
The condition of Earth's atmosphere at a particular time and…
Climate
The average weather conditions in an area over a long period…
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Chapter 3: Human Geography
Renewable resources
Nonrenewable resources
Economic system
Traditional economy
a resource that can be totally replaced or is always availabl…
a resource that cannot be totally replaced
how a society decides on the ownership and distribution of it…
an economy where all the resources are distributed mainly thr…
Renewable resources
a resource that can be totally replaced or is always availabl…
Nonrenewable resources
a resource that cannot be totally replaced
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Discovering World Geography Chapter 3 Lesson 2
culture
ethnic group
dialect
cultural region
the set of beliefs, behaviors, and traits shared by a group o…
a group of people with a common racial, national, tribal, rel…
a regional variety of a language with unique features, such a…
a geographic area in which people have certain traits in common
culture
the set of beliefs, behaviors, and traits shared by a group o…
ethnic group
a group of people with a common racial, national, tribal, rel…
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Social Studies- Geography Chapter 3
symbols
map key
compass rose
urban
pictures or letters that represent an object
tells what symbols mean
shows the directions north, east, south, and west
a place with many tall buildings and lots of people
symbols
pictures or letters that represent an object
map key
tells what symbols mean
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GEOGRAPHY: Chapter 3: Mexico
irrigate
isthmus
plateau
valley
to pipe in or channel water to fields that get little rain
a narrow strip of land connecting two larger land areas
an area of level highland
a stretch of lowlands between mountains
irrigate
to pipe in or channel water to fields that get little rain
isthmus
a narrow strip of land connecting two larger land areas
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Geography, Chapter 3 (Walston), BJU 4th ed.
Plate tectonics
Faults
Fold
Continental drift theory
plates (pieces of broken crust) that crash into and pull apar…
deep cracks in the earth's surface where two pieces of land h…
unconsolidated sediment that can bend upward when it is pushe…
claims that all of the continents were once linked into one s…
Plate tectonics
plates (pieces of broken crust) that crash into and pull apar…
Faults
deep cracks in the earth's surface where two pieces of land h…
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Geography Chapter 3 Voc
Weather
Climate
axis
Revolution
condition of the atmosphere in one place during a short perio…
weather patterns typical for an area over a long period of time
an imaginary line that runs through the center of the Earth b…
in astronomy, the Earth's yearly trip around the sun, taking…
Weather
condition of the atmosphere in one place during a short perio…
Climate
weather patterns typical for an area over a long period of time
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World geography chapter3
weather
climate
axis
temperature
weather
climate
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Geography Chapter 3
equator
hemisphere
parallel
latitude
a great circle that divides the earth into halves forming the…
half of 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 of a sphere or globe
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Geography Words Chapter 3
Weather
Climate
Prevailing Winds
Ocean Currents
The condition of Earth's atmosphere at a particular time and…
The average weather conditions in an area over a long period…
Global winds that blow constantly from the same direction
Global patterns created from the movement of the oceans; such…
Weather
The condition of Earth's atmosphere at a particular time and…
Climate
The average weather conditions in an area over a long period…
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human geography chapter 3
age sex pyramid
agricultural density
arithmetic density
baby boom
a graphic representation of the age and sex of a population
The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
The total number of people divided by the total land area
A cohort of individuals born in the United States between 194…
age sex pyramid
a graphic representation of the age and sex of a population
agricultural density
The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
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Chapter 3 Geography 3.1
birthrate
death rate
Population Distribution
Population Density
the number of babies born compared to the total number of ind…
number of deaths compared to the total number of individuals…
Pattern of where people live on earth.
Average number of people living within a square mile.
birthrate
the number of babies born compared to the total number of ind…
death rate
number of deaths compared to the total number of individuals…
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Geography Ch.3
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…
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Geography Chapter 3 - Weather
Weather
Climate
Temperature
Condensation
condition of the atmosphere at a given time an place (short t…
weather conditions in a geographic region over a long time (l…
measurement of heat
process by which water vapor changes from gas into liquid dro…
Weather
condition of the atmosphere at a given time an place (short t…
Climate
weather conditions in a geographic region over a long time (l…
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Human Geography Chapter 3
Asylum seeker
Brain drain
Chain migration
Circular Migration
Someone who has migrated to another country on hope of being…
A larger-scale of emigration by talented people
The migration of people to a specific location because relati…
Temporary movement of migrant worker between home and host co…
Asylum seeker
Someone who has migrated to another country on hope of being…
Brain drain
A larger-scale of emigration by talented people
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Geography - Chapter 3
population
population distribution
demography
population density
total number of people in an area
the way the population is spread out over an area
the science that studies population distribution and change
the average number of people per square mile or square kilome…
population
total number of people in an area
population distribution
the way the population is spread out over an area
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