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Geography Alive Chapter 6 and 7 Vocabulary
national park
topographic map
geyser
fauna
a large area of land that a government has set aside in order…
a map that uses elevation, or contour, lines and symbols to s…
a spring that throws a jet of hot water or steam into the air
all the animal life in a particular region
national park
a large area of land that a government has set aside in order…
topographic map
a map that uses elevation, or contour, lines and symbols to s…
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8th Grade Geography Chapter 6 Vocabulary
Rocky Mountains
St. Lawrence River
Niagara Falls
Canadian Shield
Major mountain in western North America.
A river in North America that flows from the Great Lakes to t…
Site shared by the U.S. and Canada located on the Niagara Riv…
A region of ancient rock that covers more than half of Canada
Rocky Mountains
Major mountain in western North America.
St. Lawrence River
A river in North America that flows from the Great Lakes to t…
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World Geography-Chapter 6
Immigration
Native Americans
Sunbelt
Urbanization
The movement of people into one country from another.
Descendants of North America's first immigrants.
Nickname for the mild climate area of the United States.
The concentration of population in cities.
Immigration
The movement of people into one country from another.
Native Americans
Descendants of North America's first immigrants.
AP Human Geography Chapter 6 Vocabulary
Agnosticism
Animism
Atheism
Autonomous Religion
Belief that nothing can prove God's existence.
The belief that objects like plants and storms have a spirit…
The belief that God does not exist.
A religion where there is no central authority.
Agnosticism
Belief that nothing can prove God's existence.
Animism
The belief that objects like plants and storms have a spirit…
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Chapter 6 geography study guide
Free market economy
profit
stock
Biotechnology
people are free to buy, sell, and produce whatever they wont…
Most money
Representing part ownership in a company
The study of sells to find ways of improving health-Boston
Free market economy
people are free to buy, sell, and produce whatever they wont…
profit
Most money
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cultural geography chapter 6
Ottawa
Toronto
Edmonton
Halifax
Canada's capital
Ontario's capital
Alberta's capital
Nova Scotia's capital
Ottawa
Canada's capital
Toronto
Ontario's capital
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Geography - Chapter 6 Key Terms
country
ecological footprint
fly in, fly out (FIFO)
geographical factors
the area of land, river and sea that is the traditional land…
the amount of productive land needed on average by each perso…
system in which workers fly to work in places such as remote…
reasons for spatial patterns, including patterns noticeable i…
country
the area of land, river and sea that is the traditional land…
ecological footprint
the amount of productive land needed on average by each perso…
AP Human Geography Rubenstein: Chapter 6 Religion
Universalizing Religion
Fundamentalism
Ethnic Religion
Branch
A religion that attempts to appeal to all people, not just th…
Literal interpretation and strict adherence to basic principa…
A religion with a relatively concentrated spatial distributio…
A large and fundamental division within a religion.
Universalizing Religion
A religion that attempts to appeal to all people, not just th…
Fundamentalism
Literal interpretation and strict adherence to basic principa…
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Cultural Geography Chapter 6 (BJU)
shatter belt
Baltic States
Soviet Bloc
Vistula River
refers to the ever changing Eastern Europe
Lithuania, Latvia, Estonia
string of semi-independent countries in the Iron Curtain
major artery of shipping through the Central Plains
shatter belt
refers to the ever changing Eastern Europe
Baltic States
Lithuania, Latvia, Estonia
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AP Human Geography Chapter 6
THESE SETS ARE GENERALLY NOT REVISED S…
How are Belgium's linguistic zones map…
Why is there conflict in Belgium?
Why do we study language?
...
North: Flanders region (Flemish)... South: Wallonia region (Fren…
There are often many political and economical debates between…
1. To find how languages have roles in cultures... 2. Examine th…
THESE SETS ARE GENERALLY NOT REVISED S…
...
How are Belgium's linguistic zones map…
North: Flanders region (Flemish)... South: Wallonia region (Fren…
7th Grade Geography Chapter 6 Vocabulary
Rocky Mountains
St. Lawrence River
Niagara Falls
Canadian Shield
mountains extending north into western Canada from the wester…
important international waterway that links the Great Lakes t…
falls created by the waters of the Niagara River
a region of rocky uplands, lakes, and swamps
Rocky Mountains
mountains extending north into western Canada from the wester…
St. Lawrence River
important international waterway that links the Great Lakes t…
AP Human Geography Fellmann Chapter 6
acculturation
adaptation
amalgamation theory
assimilation
the adoption by the immigrants of the values, attitudes, ways…
natural selection - characters are transmitted that enable pe…
formal term for the "melting pot" concept of the merging of m…
two part process - behavioral (cultural) assimilation and str…
acculturation
the adoption by the immigrants of the values, attitudes, ways…
adaptation
natural selection - characters are transmitted that enable pe…
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Chapter 6 Geography
Which of these penalties were imposed…
Which of the following would we be mor…
A relatively small group that has brok…
The Ganges is the most holy river for…
All of these answers are correct
The religious calendar is based largely on seasonal changes i…
Sect
False
Which of these penalties were imposed…
All of these answers are correct
Which of the following would we be mor…
The religious calendar is based largely on seasonal changes i…
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Geography Chapter 6
All the things people do to try and ma…
Early time of history when technology…
Advances in technology that dramatical…
A shift of population from rural areas…
Economic Activity
Stone Age
Agricultural Revolution
Urbanization
All the things people do to try and ma…
Economic Activity
Early time of history when technology…
Stone Age
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geography chapter 6
canada's largest lake?
what territory is the slave lake in?
spud island is where?
whats the largest province?
slave lake
Northwest territory
Prince Edward Island
Quebec
canada's largest lake?
slave lake
what territory is the slave lake in?
Northwest territory
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McGraw Hill World Geography Chapter 6 Canada
Series
Timberline
Chinook
Tar Sands
a number of things of the same type following one after the o…
elevation above which it is too cold for trees to grow
a seasonal warm wind that blows down the Rockies in late wint…
sand or sandstone naturally impregnated with petroleum
Series
a number of things of the same type following one after the o…
Timberline
elevation above which it is too cold for trees to grow
AP Human Geography Chapter 6: Language
Accent
Dialect
Extinct Language
Isogloss
A distinctive mode of pronunciation of a language, especially…
A particular form of a language that is particular to a speci…
An extinct language is a language that no longer has any spea…
A geographic boundary line delimiting the area in which a giv…
Accent
A distinctive mode of pronunciation of a language, especially…
Dialect
A particular form of a language that is particular to a speci…
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Geography Chapter 6
what is a littoral?
what were the goals of the Arab Spring?
what is islamism?
where are fossil fuels abundant?
a shore/coastline
democratize politics... increase women's rights... provide more aid…
a radical sect of islam that seeks political power
persian gulf
what is a littoral?
a shore/coastline
what were the goals of the Arab Spring?
democratize politics... increase women's rights... provide more aid…
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AP Human Geography Chapter 6 Key Terms
Religion
Animism
Ethnic Religion
Hinduism
A system of beliefs and practices that attempts to order life…
Beliefs that objects such as plants or animals or natural obj…
A religion that appeals primarily to one group of people livi…
An ethic religion which is the world's 3rd largest religion.…
Religion
A system of beliefs and practices that attempts to order life…
Animism
Beliefs that objects such as plants or animals or natural obj…
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AP Human Geography Chapter 6
THESE SETS ARE GENERALLY NOT REVISED S…
How are Belgium's linguistic zones map…
Why is there conflict in Belgium?
Why do we study language?
...
North: Flanders region (Flemish)... South: Wallonia region (Fren…
There are often many political and economical debates between…
1. To find how languages have roles in cultures... 2. Examine th…
THESE SETS ARE GENERALLY NOT REVISED S…
...
How are Belgium's linguistic zones map…
North: Flanders region (Flemish)... South: Wallonia region (Fren…
World Geography - Chapter 6 - Mr. Davis - SHS
Gross National Product (GNP)
canals
telecommunication
free enterprise
the total value of a nation's output of goods and services
artificial waterways
communication by electronic means
economic system based on capitalism
Gross National Product (GNP)
the total value of a nation's output of goods and services
canals
artificial waterways
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Geography Chapter 6 Vocab
Human Evolution
Rift Valleys
Continental Drift
Pangaea
Long-term biological maturation of the human species. Geograp…
The trough or trench that forms when a thinning strip of the…
The slow movement of continents controlled by the processes a…
A vast, singular landmass consisting of most of the areas of…
Human Evolution
Long-term biological maturation of the human species. Geograp…
Rift Valleys
The trough or trench that forms when a thinning strip of the…
Ap Human Geography-Chapter 6-Language
language
mutual intelligibility
standard language
dialects
A set of sounds, combination of sounds, and symbols that are…
The ability of two people to understand each other when speak…
The variant of a language that a country's political and inte…
Local or regional characteristics of a language. While accent…
language
A set of sounds, combination of sounds, and symbols that are…
mutual intelligibility
The ability of two people to understand each other when speak…
Geography Chapter 6
what is south africa the largest suppl…
what are the two main states in sub sa…
where are all humans from
what continent is the most ancient and…
gold and diamonds
south africa and nigeria
Africa (Johannesburg)
Africa
what is south africa the largest suppl…
gold and diamonds
what are the two main states in sub sa…
south africa and nigeria
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Geography chapter 6
Romania- land of the romans
the three main eastern Balkan mt.
the united nations call macedonia
What is the highest mountain peak in t…
is the last province captured by the roman empire
Balkan mountains... Rhodope Mountains... Carpathian mountains(Trans…
the former Yugoslav Republic of macedonia
Mount Musala
Romania- land of the romans
is the last province captured by the roman empire
the three main eastern Balkan mt.
Balkan mountains... Rhodope Mountains... Carpathian mountains(Trans…
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AP Human Geography Chapter 6 - Religion
Animism
Branch
Cosmogony
Denomination
The belief in a supernatural power that organizes and animate…
A large and fundamental division within a religion... Examples:…
The branch of science that deals with the origin of the unive…
a subgroup within a religion that operates under a common nam…
Animism
The belief in a supernatural power that organizes and animate…
Branch
A large and fundamental division within a religion... Examples:…
World Geography Chapter 6
Timberland
Chinook
Tar Sands
Fishery
Elevation above which it is too cold for trees to grow.
A seasonal warm wind that blows down the Rockies in late wint…
Sand or sandstone naturally impregnated with petroleum.
An area in which fish or sea animals are caught.
Timberland
Elevation above which it is too cold for trees to grow.
Chinook
A seasonal warm wind that blows down the Rockies in late wint…
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geography review chapter 6
4 basic directions on the compass
theme of geography that answers the qu…
theme of geography that focuses on the…
theme of geography that answers the qu…
north, south, east, west
movement
interaction
location
4 basic directions on the compass
north, south, east, west
theme of geography that answers the qu…
movement
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Human Geography Chapter 6
language
dialects
standard language (official language)
fusion language
is a means of communicating ideas or feelings by way of a con…
feature pronunciation, grammar, and vocabulary that are place…
is made in government offices, in the courts, and in the scho…
a language that is influenced by so many other languages.
language
is a means of communicating ideas or feelings by way of a con…
dialects
feature pronunciation, grammar, and vocabulary that are place…
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Physical Geography Chapter 6
In order for atmospheric condensation…
A certain volume of air holds 20 grams…
Showery precipitation is most closely…
A precipitation type extremely charact…
plenty of "surfaces" needed to be present in the atmosphere
20%
unstable air
convergent lifting
In order for atmospheric condensation…
plenty of "surfaces" needed to be present in the atmosphere
A certain volume of air holds 20 grams…
20%
Geography Chapter 6
economic activity
Stone Age
agricultural revolution
Industrial Revolution
All those things that people do to try to make their lives be…
An early time of human history when technology was not well a…
Advances in technology that dramatically change our ability t…
The period in the 1700s and 1800s that saw the changeover fro…
economic activity
All those things that people do to try to make their lives be…
Stone Age
An early time of human history when technology was not well a…
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AP Human Geography Chapter 6
Agnosticism
Animism
Atheism
Autonomous Religion
Belief that nothing can be known about whether God exists.
Belief that objects, such as plants and stones, or natural ev…
Belief that God does not exist
A religion that does not have a central authority but shares…
Agnosticism
Belief that nothing can be known about whether God exists.
Animism
Belief that objects, such as plants and stones, or natural ev…
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Chapter 6 World Geography
Migration
Columbian Exchange
Louisiana Purchase
Frontier
seasonal movement of animals from one region to another.
The Columbian Exchange refers to a period of cultural and bio…
The purchase by the United States from France of the huge Lou…
a free open land in the american west that was available for…
Migration
seasonal movement of animals from one region to another.
Columbian Exchange
The Columbian Exchange refers to a period of cultural and bio…
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World Geography Chapter 6
Acid rain
Aboriginal
Territory
Separatist
Rain that contains harmful amounts of poisons due to pollution
A native people
The land administered by the national government
A group that wants to break away from control by a dominant g…
Acid rain
Rain that contains harmful amounts of poisons due to pollution
Aboriginal
A native people
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Social Studies Geography Chapter 6
free market economy
2 key groups in a free market economy
profit
stock
economy where people are free to buy and sell whatever and wo…
business owners and consumers
money left after business expenses are paid
investment that represents part ownership in a company
free market economy
economy where people are free to buy and sell whatever and wo…
2 key groups in a free market economy
business owners and consumers
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Western Geography Chapter 6
gross national product
canal
telecommunications
free enterprise
total value of a nation's output of goods and services
artificial waterways
communication by electronic means
capitalism (allows individuals to own, operate, and profit fr…
gross national product
total value of a nation's output of goods and services
canal
artificial waterways
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AP Human Geography: Chapter 6 (Language) KBAT
Accent
Anatolian hypothesis (conquest theory)
Creole
Dialect
The way you pronounce things; oral expression
Proposes that Indo-Europeans come from Neolithic Anatolia (Mt…
An advanced pidgin that developed over years to become it's o…
A regional variety of language distinguished by vocabulary, s…
Accent
The way you pronounce things; oral expression
Anatolian hypothesis (conquest theory)
Proposes that Indo-Europeans come from Neolithic Anatolia (Mt…
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AP Human Geography Chapter 6 (Religion) Vocabulary
Animism
Autonomous religion
Branch (of a religion)
Caste
Belief that objects, such as plants and stones, or natural ev…
A religion that does not have a central authority but shares…
A large and fundamental division within a religion.
The class of distinct hereditary order into which a Hindu is…
Animism
Belief that objects, such as plants and stones, or natural ev…
Autonomous religion
A religion that does not have a central authority but shares…
18 terms
World Geography Chapter 6 Eastern Europe Facts
Poland
The Czech Republic
Slovenia
Croatia
Elevators - first floor is 0... Candy - biggest aisle in the sto…
Drinks - come at the end... Mushroom Hunting - Competitive sport
Oldest Vine - 400 years... Religious Buildings (over 3k)... Lake Bl…
Marco Polo was born there
Poland
Elevators - first floor is 0... Candy - biggest aisle in the sto…
The Czech Republic
Drinks - come at the end... Mushroom Hunting - Competitive sport
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Geography Chapter 6
What happened in pakistan in 2010?
Who is Majed akhter?
Mississippi River Commission
What did mark twain see?
a great flood, indus river basin... (1/5) of pakistans alnd area…
said that the maze of canals made in the indus valley increas…
"levees only"... 27,000 miles of damage in 1927 and 1993
he saw that only have levees was bad
What happened in pakistan in 2010?
a great flood, indus river basin... (1/5) of pakistans alnd area…
Who is Majed akhter?
said that the maze of canals made in the indus valley increas…
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Chapter 6 geography
The world's largest universalizing rel…
Jerusalem's geography represents a par…
Buddhism is the most important religio…
Which of the following would we be mor…
Christianity.
sacred sites to Jews and Muslims are literally built on top o…
False
The religious calendar is based largely on seasonal changes i…
The world's largest universalizing rel…
Christianity.
Jerusalem's geography represents a par…
sacred sites to Jews and Muslims are literally built on top o…
AP Human Geography Chapter 6 Vocab: Language
language
culture
standard language
dialects
a set of sounds, combination of sounds, and symbols that are…
the sum total of the knowledge, attitudes, and habitual behav…
a country's political and intellectual elite seek to promote…
local or regional characteristics of a language; has disticti…
language
a set of sounds, combination of sounds, and symbols that are…
culture
the sum total of the knowledge, attitudes, and habitual behav…
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Geography Chapter 6 - Terms
Amu Darya river
Aral Sea
Caspian Sea
centralization
A river in Uzbekistan that flows into the Aral Sea.
A sea in the southern drylands of Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan t…
A large, internally draining body of salty water in southern…
Important to the development of Central Asia during the Sovie…
Amu Darya river
A river in Uzbekistan that flows into the Aral Sea.
Aral Sea
A sea in the southern drylands of Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan t…
Human Geography Chapter 6
territoriality
proxemics
topophilia
derelict landscapes
the persistent attachment of individuals or peoples to a spec…
the study of the social and cultural meanings that people giv…
complex emotions and meanings associated with particular plac…
landscapes that have experienced abandonment, misuse, disinve…
territoriality
the persistent attachment of individuals or peoples to a spec…
proxemics
the study of the social and cultural meanings that people giv…
Geography chapter 6
What is the capital of Canada
What is the capital of newfoundland an…
What is the capital of nova Scotia
What is the capital of prince Edward i…
Ottawa
St. Johns
Halifax
Charlottetown
What is the capital of Canada
Ottawa
What is the capital of newfoundland an…
St. Johns
Geography chapter 6 Canada
Aquaculture
Overfishing
Timberline
Chinook
Cultivation of seafood
Harvesting fish to the point that species are depleted and th…
Elevation above which it is too cold for trees to grow
A seasonal warm wind that blows down the rockies in late wint…
Aquaculture
Cultivation of seafood
Overfishing
Harvesting fish to the point that species are depleted and th…
AP Human Geography Chapter 6
Religion
Faith
Monotheism
Polytheism
A set of beliefs + activities that often help humans understa…
belief in something w/out actual proof
belief in one god... -3 religions: Judaism, Christianity, Islam
belief in multiple gods... -ex: Hinduism
Religion
A set of beliefs + activities that often help humans understa…
Faith
belief in something w/out actual proof
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AP Human Geography Chapter 6
Religion
Faith
Monotheism
Polytheism
A set of beliefs + activities that often help humans understa…
belief in something w/out actual proof
belief in one god... -3 religions: Judaism, Christianity, Islam
belief in multiple gods... -ex: Hinduism
Religion
A set of beliefs + activities that often help humans understa…
Faith
belief in something w/out actual proof
Chapter 6 World Geography
Chinook
Quebecois
Emigrate
Timberline
A seasonal warm wind that blows down the rockies in late wint…
Quebec's french-speaking inhabitants
To leave one country and settle permenty in another
Elevation above which it is too cold for trees to grow
Chinook
A seasonal warm wind that blows down the rockies in late wint…
Quebecois
Quebec's french-speaking inhabitants
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