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Chapter 5 Review-Geography
south
Gulf of Mexico and Pacific
Mexico City
corn
what direction is Mexico from the U S?
what 2 bodies of water is Mexico between?
capital and largest city of Mexico located in the Valley of M…
most important crop
south
what direction is Mexico from the U S?
Gulf of Mexico and Pacific
what 2 bodies of water is Mexico between?
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Geography-Chapter 5 Vocab
Divide
Headwaters
Tributary
Fall Line
A high point or ridge that determines the direction rivers flow
The sources of river waters
Smaller river or stream that feeds into a larger river
A boundary in the eastern United States where the higher land…
Divide
A high point or ridge that determines the direction rivers flow
Headwaters
The sources of river waters
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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Geography Chapter 5
harbor
bay
glacier
fall line
a sheltered place along a coast where boats can be docked
a part of an ocean or lake that cuts deeply into the land
a huge sheet of ice that slowly moves across the land
the line at which the Piedmont plateau and the Coastal Plain…
harbor
a sheltered place along a coast where boats can be docked
bay
a part of an ocean or lake that cuts deeply into the land
30 terms
LC Geography Core Chapter 5 The Rock Cycle
Plutonic rocks:
Volcanic rocks:
The Rock Cycle
Endogenic forces:
Are Formed within the Earth surface, they are Intrusive rocks…
Are formed at the surface of the Earth, they are Extrusive ro…
Rock cycle: Is a continuous process by which rocks are create…
Are the forces by which rocks are modified by internal forces…
Plutonic rocks:
Are Formed within the Earth surface, they are Intrusive rocks…
Volcanic rocks:
Are formed at the surface of the Earth, they are Extrusive ro…
Chapter 5&6 geography
Hurricane
Supercells
Toronto
Suburb
A tropical ocean storm is called a
Thunderstorms that can cause tornados are called
Canada's largest city
The outlying city around a community
Hurricane
A tropical ocean storm is called a
Supercells
Thunderstorms that can cause tornados are called
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Geography Chapter 5
harbor
bay
glacier
fall line
a sheltered place along a coast where boats can be docked
a part of an ocean or lake that cuts deeply into the land
a huge sheet of ice that slowly moves across the land
the line at which the Peidmont plateau and the Coastal Plain…
harbor
a sheltered place along a coast where boats can be docked
bay
a part of an ocean or lake that cuts deeply into the land
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Cultural Geography: Chapter 5 Review
Andorra
Austria
Belgium
Denmark
Andorra
Austria
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Geography Chapter 5
Significant
Cordillera
Timberline
Contiguous
Important
a region of parallel mountain chains
the elevation above which it is too cold for trees to grow
joined together inside a common boundary
Significant
Important
Cordillera
a region of parallel mountain chains
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LC Geography Core Chapter 5 The Rock Cycle
Plutonic rocks:
Volcanic rocks:
The Rock Cycle
Endogenic forces:
Are Formed within the Earth surface, they are Intrusive rocks…
Are formed at the surface of the Earth, they are Extrusive ro…
Rock cycle: Is a continuous process by which rocks are create…
Are the forces by which rocks are modified by internal forces…
Plutonic rocks:
Are Formed within the Earth surface, they are Intrusive rocks…
Volcanic rocks:
Are formed at the surface of the Earth, they are Extrusive ro…
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World Geography Chapter 5
"terra australis incognita"
Captain James Cook
Oceania
Australia
unknown southern land
landed on Australia's east coast; first man to sail below the…
a large group of islands in the south Pacific including Melan…
world's smallest continent
"terra australis incognita"
unknown southern land
Captain James Cook
landed on Australia's east coast; first man to sail below the…
Geography Chapter 5
Atmospheric Pressure
Differences in air pressure
Cyclone / Anticyclone
Circulation of Air Pressure Systems
The force exerted by the gas molecules on some area of Earth'…
less air pressure in higher elevations... Warm air = low pressur…
Low Pressure (converging air)... High Pressure (diverging air)
High Pressure rotates clockwise in Northern Hem... Low Pressure…
Atmospheric Pressure
The force exerted by the gas molecules on some area of Earth'…
Differences in air pressure
less air pressure in higher elevations... Warm air = low pressur…
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Holt World Geography Today Chapter 5.1
demography
population density
birthrate
death rate
Statistical study of human populations
The average number of people living in an area; usually expre…
The number of live births each year for every 1,000 people li…
Total number of deaths each year for every 1,000 people in a…
demography
Statistical study of human populations
population density
The average number of people living in an area; usually expre…
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GEOGRAPHY - Chapter 5 - Vocabulary
culture
ethnic group
multicultural
race
a learned system of shared beliefs and ways of doing things t…
a cultural group that shares beliefs and practices learned fr…
a situation where people from different cultures live in the…
based on inherited physical or biological traits
culture
a learned system of shared beliefs and ways of doing things t…
ethnic group
a cultural group that shares beliefs and practices learned fr…
Chapter 5 World Geography
Tributary
headwaters
divide
fall line
a small river or stream that feeds into a larger river
the source of a stream or river
a high point or ridge that determines the direction rivers flow
a boundary in eastern United States where the higher land of…
Tributary
a small river or stream that feeds into a larger river
headwaters
the source of a stream or river
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World Geography Chapter 5
Appalachian Mountains
Great Plains
Rocky Mountains
Canadian Shield
They are one of two major mountain chains in the United State…
largely treeless areas that continues the accent to about 4,0…
is the other major mountain system of the United States and C…
Is a rocky, mainly flat area that covers nearly 2 million squ…
Appalachian Mountains
They are one of two major mountain chains in the United State…
Great Plains
largely treeless areas that continues the accent to about 4,0…
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cultural geography chapter 5
society
culture
traditions
institutions
relationship among people
society's total way of life
costumes passed down from one generation to the next
formal organization that we transmit traditions through
society
relationship among people
culture
society's total way of life
geography chapter 5
The three main countries that explored…
The man who founded the Mississippi Ri…
The man who searched for the fountain…
The treasure the Spanish were looking…
France, England, Spain
Hernando Desoto
ponce de leon
silver and gold
The three main countries that explored…
France, England, Spain
The man who founded the Mississippi Ri…
Hernando Desoto
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BJU Cultural Geography chapter 5 review
dialect
natural boundaries
vital statistics
arable
A unique pattern of speech within a single language family is…
Mountain ranges and rivers are examples of geographic feature…
The official records of births, marriages, divorces, and deat…
Land that can be cultivated for the growth of crops is said t…
dialect
A unique pattern of speech within a single language family is…
natural boundaries
Mountain ranges and rivers are examples of geographic feature…
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Geography chapter 5
Atlantic coastal plain
Appalachian Mountains
Great Lakes
Mississippi River
low area on US eastern coast
main mountain range in the eastern US
largest group of freshwater lakes in the world
America's longest and most important river
Atlantic coastal plain
low area on US eastern coast
Appalachian Mountains
main mountain range in the eastern US
AP Human Geography Chapter 5
THESE SETS ARE GENERALLY NOT REVISED S…
What is the difference between labor i…
How do Mona Domosh and Joni Seager def…
What is different between genders?
...
US uses men and robotics while Indonesia uses women and kids
a culture's assumptions about the differences between men and…
1. Their character... 2. Their role in society... 3. What they repr…
THESE SETS ARE GENERALLY NOT REVISED S…
...
What is the difference between labor i…
US uses men and robotics while Indonesia uses women and kids
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Geography Chapter 5
Tourism in the Caribbean
Isolated Proximity
Capital Leakage
Caribbean Migrants and Health-Care
-environmental, locational and economic factors support this…
-Used to explain the region's unusual and contradictory posit…
-huge gap between gross receipts and total tourist dollars th…
-16% of health care professionals in US are foreign born... -Car…
Tourism in the Caribbean
-environmental, locational and economic factors support this…
Isolated Proximity
-Used to explain the region's unusual and contradictory posit…
Geography Chapter 5
society
anarchy
Christianity, Islam, Hinduism
dialect
Geography includes this-- the study of relationships among hu…
a society that has no government and in which every person do…
World's three largest organized religions
a distinct speech pattern within a language family
society
Geography includes this-- the study of relationships among hu…
anarchy
a society that has no government and in which every person do…
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Chapter 5 (Geography)
Natural resouce
Raw minerals
Renewable resources
Nonrenewable resources
Useful materials found in the enviroment
Natural resources that must be worked to be useful
Natural resources that can be replaced
Natural resources that cannot be replaced
Natural resouce
Useful materials found in the enviroment
Raw minerals
Natural resources that must be worked to be useful
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Geography - Chapter 5 - Mrs. Splitt
Appalachian Mountains
Great Lakes
Mississippi River
tributary
a mountain system in in eastern North America
a group of five lakes
a major river in the U.S.
a smaller stream or river that flows into a larger stream or…
Appalachian Mountains
a mountain system in in eastern North America
Great Lakes
a group of five lakes
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Geography: Chapter 5
The United States and Canada extend ac…
All major types of landforms are found…
West of the Eastern Lowlands are the _…
The interior lowlands are divided into…
Arctic, Gulf of Mexico, Atlantic, Pacific.
Eastern lowlands
Appalachian Highlands, Green, Catskill, Blue Ridge, Great Smo…
Interior Plains, Great Plains, Canadian Shield.
The United States and Canada extend ac…
Arctic, Gulf of Mexico, Atlantic, Pacific.
All major types of landforms are found…
Eastern lowlands
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AP Human Geography Chapter 5
THESE SETS ARE GENERALLY NOT REVISED S…
What is the difference between labor i…
How do Mona Domosh and Joni Seager def…
What is different between genders?
...
US uses men and robotics while Indonesia uses women and kids
a culture's assumptions about the differences between men and…
1. Their character... 2. Their role in society... 3. What they repr…
THESE SETS ARE GENERALLY NOT REVISED S…
...
What is the difference between labor i…
US uses men and robotics while Indonesia uses women and kids
Physical Geography Chapter 5 TERMS
El Nino
Atmospheric Pressure
barometer
wind
...
...
...
...
El Nino
...
Atmospheric Pressure
...
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AP Human Geography Chapter 5 Language
Accent
Dialect
Esperanto
Extinct Language
A distinctive mode of pronunciation of a language, especially…
A particular form of a language that is particular to a speci…
An artificial language devised in 1887 as an international me…
An extinct language is a language that no longer has any spea…
Accent
A distinctive mode of pronunciation of a language, especially…
Dialect
A particular form of a language that is particular to a speci…
10 terms
chapter 5 vocabulary world geography
Suburbs
Urban Sprawl
Metropolitan area
Urban Core
a developed area at the edge of a city that is mainly homes.…
The rapid, often poorly planned spread of development from an…
A major population center made up of a large city and the sma…
The older part of a big city. Often the ___________ serves as…
Suburbs
a developed area at the edge of a city that is mainly homes.…
Urban Sprawl
The rapid, often poorly planned spread of development from an…
Uebelhor Geography Chapter 5
Appalachian Mountains
Great Plains
Canadian Shield
Rocky Mountains
One of two major mountain chains in the eastern United States…
A vast grassland of central North America that is largely tre…
A northern part of the interior lowlands that is a rocky, fla…
A major mountain system of the United States and Canada, exte…
Appalachian Mountains
One of two major mountain chains in the eastern United States…
Great Plains
A vast grassland of central North America that is largely tre…
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Geography Chapter 5 Vocab
Boycott
Labor force
Dominion
Dominion Labor Force
refuse to buy
supply of workers
self-governing area
self-governing force
Boycott
refuse to buy
Labor force
supply of workers
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Geography Chapter 5 Review
Primary Industries
Secondary Industries
Tertiary Industries
Quaternary Industries
Economic activities that directly involve natural resources o…
Economic activities that change raw materials created by prim…
Economic activities that handle goods that are ready to be so…
Economic activities that include specialized skills or knowle…
Primary Industries
Economic activities that directly involve natural resources o…
Secondary Industries
Economic activities that change raw materials created by prim…
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geography chapter 5
society
what is culture?
what are the 2 elements of culture?
traditions
the relationships among human beings
total way of life of a people
1. traditions... 2. institutions
customs that society passes down
society
the relationships among human beings
what is culture?
total way of life of a people
AP Human Geography Chapter 5
gender
identity
identifying against
race
Social differences between men and women, rather than the ana…
Defined by geography Gillian Rose as "how we make sense of ou…
Constructing an identity by first defining the "other" and th…
A categorization of humans based on skin color and other phys…
gender
Social differences between men and women, rather than the ana…
identity
Defined by geography Gillian Rose as "how we make sense of ou…
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Geography Chapter 5 - Canada
Newfoundland and Labrador
New France
Rocky Mountains
Toronto
province in eastern Canada
region around the St. Lawrence River and Great Lakes ruled by…
mountain range that is part of the cordillera
this city and its suburbs have more than 4 million people
Newfoundland and Labrador
province in eastern Canada
New France
region around the St. Lawrence River and Great Lakes ruled by…
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Geography Chapter 5
Augusta
Montpelier
Concord
Boston
Capital of Maine (ME)
Capital of Vermont (VT)
Capital of New Hampshire (NH)
Capital of Massachusetts (MA)
Augusta
Capital of Maine (ME)
Montpelier
Capital of Vermont (VT)
25 terms
Chapter 5 Human Geography
accent
creole
dialect
extinct language
the manner in which people speak and how words are pronounced…
language that results from the mixing of a colonizer's langua…
regional variety of a language distinguished by vocab, spelli…
language that was once used by people in daily activities, bu…
accent
the manner in which people speak and how words are pronounced…
creole
language that results from the mixing of a colonizer's langua…
21 terms
Chapter 5 - America physical geography
Great Lakes
Scott made Heidi eat onions.
Superior, Michigan, Huron, Erie, Ontario
Appalachian Mountains
the largest group of freshwater lakes in the world
Saying to remember Great Lakes
Name the Great Lakes in order
A mountain range that stretches from eastern Canada south to…
Great Lakes
the largest group of freshwater lakes in the world
Scott made Heidi eat onions.
Saying to remember Great Lakes
30 terms
AP Human Geography Chapter 5 Language
Accent
Dialect
Esperanto
Extinct Language
A distinctive mode of pronunciation of a language, especially…
A particular form of a language that is particular to a speci…
An artificial language devised in 1887 as an international me…
An extinct language is a language that no longer has any spea…
Accent
A distinctive mode of pronunciation of a language, especially…
Dialect
A particular form of a language that is particular to a speci…
human geography chapter 5
actor network theory
affect
Cultural Complex
cultural geography
Bruno Latour, technology and humans are intertwined. We make…
Emotions or feelings, key principle in humanistic teaching
The group of traits that define a particular culture.
The subfield of human geography that looks at how cultures va…
actor network theory
Bruno Latour, technology and humans are intertwined. We make…
affect
Emotions or feelings, key principle in humanistic teaching
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Geography Alive! Chapter 5 - Urban Sprawl
Chapter 5: Urban Sprawl in North America
Metropolitan Area
Urban Core
Suburb or Urban Fringe
A major population center made up of a large city and the sma…
The older part of a big city. It often serves as the downtown…
A developed area at the edge of a city that is mainly homes.…
Chapter 5: Urban Sprawl in North America
Metropolitan Area
A major population center made up of a large city and the sma…
16 terms
Geography Chapter 5
remote sensing
alloyed
magma
lava
gathering information without being in physical contact with…
mixed with one or more additional metals
molten material beneath the earths crust
magma that has reached the earths surface
remote sensing
gathering information without being in physical contact with…
alloyed
mixed with one or more additional metals
Chapter 5 Geography
culture
culture region
culture traits
ethnic groups
a learned system of shared beliefs and way of doing things
area of the world in which people share certain culture traits
elements of culture
cultural groups of people who share learned beliefs and pract…
culture
a learned system of shared beliefs and way of doing things
culture region
area of the world in which people share certain culture traits
Physical Geography Chapter 5
Aquifer
Base Level
Continental Divide
Deposition
a body of permeable rock that can contain or transmit groundw…
of a river or stream is the lowest point to which it can flow…
is a drainage divide on a continent such that the drainage ba…
allow (a liquid, gas, or other substance) to flow out from wh…
Aquifer
a body of permeable rock that can contain or transmit groundw…
Base Level
of a river or stream is the lowest point to which it can flow…
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Geography - Chapter 5
What country is on Mexico's northern b…
How do Mexican farmers bring water to…
What is the main physical feature of M…
Who are mestizos?
United States
irrigation systems
mountains
people of mixed native and European ancestry
What country is on Mexico's northern b…
United States
How do Mexican farmers bring water to…
irrigation systems
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Geography Alive! Chapter 5 & 7
Metropolitan Area
Urban Core
Suburb or Urban Fringe
Rural Fringe
A major population center made up of a large city and the sma…
The older part of a big city. It often serves as the downtown…
A developed area at the edge of a city that is mainly homes.…
The small towns, farms, and open spaces that lie just beyond…
Metropolitan Area
A major population center made up of a large city and the sma…
Urban Core
The older part of a big city. It often serves as the downtown…
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Geography Chapter 5 Key Terms
Appalachian Mountains
Great Lakes
Mississippi River
tributary
the main mountain range in the East and North America's oldes…
make up the largest group of freshwater bodies in the world
America's largest and most important river
is a smaller stream or river that flows into a larger stream…
Appalachian Mountains
the main mountain range in the East and North America's oldes…
Great Lakes
make up the largest group of freshwater bodies in the world
15 terms
Geography Chapter 5
tsunami
sonar
Mid-Atlantic Ridge
sediment
giant destructive waves created by undersea earthquakes or un…
sound navigation ranging; also used by physicians to "see" an…
a long continuous underwater mountain range, formed by volcan…
crustal debris that has been deposited by wind, water, or ice.
tsunami
giant destructive waves created by undersea earthquakes or un…
sonar
sound navigation ranging; also used by physicians to "see" an…
20 terms
World Geography: Chapter 5- A World Gazetteer: A Look at the Seven Continents
continents
Sahara Desert
savanna
tropical rainforest
One of several very large landmasses on Earth; they are gener…
The world's largest desert (3,500,000 square miles) found in…
An area of grassland with scattered trees and bushes
The most diverse and hottest terrestrial biome, found near th…
continents
One of several very large landmasses on Earth; they are gener…
Sahara Desert
The world's largest desert (3,500,000 square miles) found in…
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