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Geography Guide
Geography
What kind of discipline is geography?
Spatial perspective
The key to geography
The study of earth's surface, including climate, topography,…
A spatial discipline concerned with how living things and ear…
Identifying, explaining and predicting human and physical pat…
Views the earth through the lens of location and space
Geography
The study of earth's surface, including climate, topography,…
What kind of discipline is geography?
A spatial discipline concerned with how living things and ear…
geography guide
what are the 4 european peninsulas?
what is the highest mountian range?
flat coastal plains are best suited fo…
what are the scandinavian countries th…
iberian, italian, balkan, scandinavian
Alps mountains
Argiculture
findland, norway, and sweden
what are the 4 european peninsulas?
iberian, italian, balkan, scandinavian
what is the highest mountian range?
Alps mountains
Geography Exam Guide
Command Economy
Atoll
Deforestation
Baltic Republics
Type of economic system in which production of goods and serv…
Ring like coral island or string of small islands surrounding…
Cutting down and clearing away of trees and forests.
Countries of Latvia, Lithuania, and Estonia located on the ea…
Command Economy
Type of economic system in which production of goods and serv…
Atoll
Ring like coral island or string of small islands surrounding…
Geography guide
Archipelago
Basin
Bay
Canyon
A group of islands scattered throughout a large body of water
A bowl shaped depression in the land, or a region that is dra…
Some bodies of water partially enclosed by land
A narrow valley with steep cliff walls on the sides, often wi…
Archipelago
A group of islands scattered throughout a large body of water
Basin
A bowl shaped depression in the land, or a region that is dra…
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Geography guide
5 themes of geography
Absolute location
Relative location
Human characteristics
Relative rReLocation, place, human enviorment interaction, mo…
Latitude and longitude
Described by landmarks, time, direction, or distance
The main languages, customs, and beliefs
5 themes of geography
Relative rReLocation, place, human enviorment interaction, mo…
Absolute location
Latitude and longitude
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Ultimate Geography Asia Guide
Kazakhstan
Uzbekistan
Turkmenistan
Tajikistan
Astana
Tashkent
Ashgabat
Dushanbe
Kazakhstan
Astana
Uzbekistan
Tashkent
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Geography Study Guide
Geographers
Interaction
Relative
Absolute
Where are they located and why are they there, are two questi…
How people and their environment affect each other.
Using landmarks or surrounding places to describe where a loc…
The exact location of a place is known as what type of locati…
Geographers
Where are they located and why are they there, are two questi…
Interaction
How people and their environment affect each other.
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Geography - SS Survival Guide
The United States is located in the __…
_______is another name for a line of l…
_______ is another name for a line lon…
A system of bringing water to farm lan…
Northern and Western
Paraellel
Meridian
Irrigation
The United States is located in the __…
Northern and Western
_______is another name for a line of l…
Paraellel
vocab geography guide
oasis
delta
nomad
urbanization
is a place in a desert where water can be found
a flat plain formed on the seabed where a river deposits mate…
people who move place to place without a permanent home
happens when people in an area move into cities and those cit…
oasis
is a place in a desert where water can be found
delta
a flat plain formed on the seabed where a river deposits mate…
Geography guide
How long does it takes for a rotation
what is an axis?
What is a revolution?
Orbit
24 hours
An imaginary line between the north and south poles
Complete journey around the sun
The path one object makes as it revolves around another
How long does it takes for a rotation
24 hours
what is an axis?
An imaginary line between the north and south poles
Geography Bee Study Guide
Canada
North Carolina
Khyber Pass
Hells Canyon
Chilkoot, a pass that is located in the Coast Mountains of Al…
Cape Hatteras is located off the coast of what state?
Peshawar, a city in North-West Frontier province of Pakistan,…
What is the deepest gorge in the United States?
Canada
Chilkoot, a pass that is located in the Coast Mountains of Al…
North Carolina
Cape Hatteras is located off the coast of what state?
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Geography Study Guide 2016
globe
map
United States of America
equator
a round model of the Earth shaped as a sphere
a flat drawing that shows what a place looks like from above.
the country we live in
an invisible line cutting our glob into the northern and sout…
globe
a round model of the Earth shaped as a sphere
map
a flat drawing that shows what a place looks like from above.
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World Geography 7 Review Guide
Bill of Rights
US Constitution
Declaration of Independence
Northeast Megalopolis
The Bill of Rights is the collective name for the first ten a…
The supreme law of the United States of America. The constitu…
Is the statement adopted by constitutional congress
this area stretches along the atlantic coast from boston to w…
Bill of Rights
The Bill of Rights is the collective name for the first ten a…
US Constitution
The supreme law of the United States of America. The constitu…
19 terms
Geography Handbook Study Guide
Longitude
Prime Meridian
Equator
Geography
These lines measure distances east or west of the starting li…
0 degrees Longitude; located in Greenwich, England
0 degrees latitude; imaginary line that runs around the Earth…
describes the earth's land, water, and plant and animal life.…
Longitude
These lines measure distances east or west of the starting li…
Prime Meridian
0 degrees Longitude; located in Greenwich, England
Geography Reading Guide 1
federal republic
28
7
prime minister
What is India's government?
How many states does India have?
How many union territories does India have?
Who has the executive power in India?
federal republic
What is India's government?
28
How many states does India have?
Geography handbook Study guide
Antarctic circle
meridians
equator
international date line
66.5 degrees south latitude
lines run north and south from pole to pole
divides the earth into northern and southern hemispheres
180 degrees line of longitude
Antarctic circle
66.5 degrees south latitude
meridians
lines run north and south from pole to pole
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Geography Midterm Guide
Location
Absolute Location
Relative Location
What are lines of longitude also called?
both absolute and relative location
exact position on the globe
the location of a place relative to a known location
meridians
Location
both absolute and relative location
Absolute Location
exact position on the globe
21 terms
Geography Handbook Study Guide
Axis
Bay
North, South, East, West
climograph
imaginary line that runs through the earths center between th…
Large body of water that extends into a shoreline and is gene…
cardinal directions
combination of a bar and line graph that gives info. about te…
Axis
imaginary line that runs through the earths center between th…
Bay
Large body of water that extends into a shoreline and is gene…
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Ultimate Geography Asia Guide
Kazakhstan
Uzbekistan
Turkmenistan
Tajikistan
Astana
Tashkent
Ashgabat
Dushanbe
Kazakhstan
Astana
Uzbekistan
Tashkent
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Geography Study Guide
Rocky Mountains
Tributary
North America
Great Lakes
What mountain range stretches from Alaska to almost Mexico?... A…
Which word is a water related geographic feature?... A. plateau…
The United States is located on which continent?... A. North Am…
Inland port cities grew in the Midwest along the... A. Great Lak…
Rocky Mountains
What mountain range stretches from Alaska to almost Mexico?... A…
Tributary
Which word is a water related geographic feature?... A. plateau…
Geography Study Guide
hemisphere
latitude lines
longitude lines
Equator
Each half of the earth, divided either north and south, east…
A set of imaginary lines that run parallel to the equator
A set of imaginary lines that go around the earth over the po…
An imaginary line that divides the earth into northern and so…
hemisphere
Each half of the earth, divided either north and south, east…
latitude lines
A set of imaginary lines that run parallel to the equator
42 terms
Geography Study guide
Melanesia, Micronesia, and Polynesia
Oceanic and Continental
Volcanoes rising from the sea floor...…
Thiti and Hawaii
The Pacific Islands are divided into what 3 regions
What are the 2 types of high islands
How are oceanic high islands formed?
What two Polynesian islands are examples of high islands?
Melanesia, Micronesia, and Polynesia
The Pacific Islands are divided into what 3 regions
Oceanic and Continental
What are the 2 types of high islands
The Ultimate Geography and Timeline Guide Flashcards
Tributary
Tundra
Inlet
Wetland
A stream or river that flows into a lager stream or river.
A cold region characterized by low vegetation.
a small strip of water that reaches from a sea or lake into t…
An area of land that is covered by water or that is saturated…
Tributary
A stream or river that flows into a lager stream or river.
Tundra
A cold region characterized by low vegetation.
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Geography Test Study Guide
Rivers
Rivers and Mountains
Equator
Job opportunities
Which geographic feature greatly influenced the settlement of…
On a physical map, what would be some of the most prominent f…
What is the line of latitude at 0 degrees?
What would be considered a pull factor of migration?
Rivers
Which geographic feature greatly influenced the settlement of…
Rivers and Mountains
On a physical map, what would be some of the most prominent f…
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Geography Review Guide
Where they live
Coastal Plains
Coastal Plains
North Central Plains
People's food, clothing and shelter are influenced by
region of Texas has the most resources
region of TX receives the most rainfall
Fort Worth is located in which region
Where they live
People's food, clothing and shelter are influenced by
Coastal Plains
region of Texas has the most resources
Geography Ch 18 Review Guide
Saraha
Atlantic Ocean, Red Sea
1200
Nile River
The largest Desert in the World.
The Saraha Desert stretches between these two bodies of water…
The Saraha desert stretches for almost ________ miles North t…
The longest river in the World.
Saraha
The largest Desert in the World.
Atlantic Ocean, Red Sea
The Saraha Desert stretches between these two bodies of water…
40 terms
Geography Unit 3 Guide
recession
capital
globalization
enterpreneurship
A slowdown in a nation's economy
An economic system based on private ownership of capital
Actions or processes that involve the entire world and result…
the process of creating and managing a business to achieve de…
recession
A slowdown in a nation's economy
capital
An economic system based on private ownership of capital
52 terms
Geography Bee Study Guide
Canada
North Carolina
Khyber Pass
Hells Canyon
Chilkoot, a pass that is located in the Coast Mountains of Al…
Cape Hatteras is located off the coast of what state?
Peshawar, a city in North-West Frontier province of Pakistan,…
What is the deepest gorge in the United States?
Canada
Chilkoot, a pass that is located in the Coast Mountains of Al…
North Carolina
Cape Hatteras is located off the coast of what state?
20 terms
Geography Midterm Study Guide
population density
movement
place
region
a measurement of population per unit area or unit volume
people moving place to place in search of a better life
human and physical characteristics of a place. what is it lik…
a unit of places that have things in common (language, cultur…
population density
a measurement of population per unit area or unit volume
movement
people moving place to place in search of a better life
Study Guide Geography
Absolute Location
Place
Region
Human Environment Interaction
Lines of latitude and longitude are used to describe where a…
This describes the characteristics of a place (land forms, an…
Describes how and why geographers put places into groups. Pla…
Two ways that humans interact with their environment
Absolute Location
Lines of latitude and longitude are used to describe where a…
Place
This describes the characteristics of a place (land forms, an…
53 terms
Geography Unit Guide 2: Human Geography
Anthropologist
Archaeologists
Agricultural Revolution
Industrial Revolution
people that practice anthropology, which is the study of huma…
a scientist who studies human history by digging up human rem…
a period of technological improvement and increased crop prod…
the totality of the changes in economic and social organizati…
Anthropologist
people that practice anthropology, which is the study of huma…
Archaeologists
a scientist who studies human history by digging up human rem…
Geography Unit 3 Guide
Recession
Capital
Globalization
entrepreneurship
A slowdown in a nation's economy
An economic system in which investment in and ownership of th…
Globalization involves the broadening and deepening of interd…
The ownership, organization, and management of a business.
Recession
A slowdown in a nation's economy
Capital
An economic system in which investment in and ownership of th…
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Geography Terms Study Guide
Core
Mantle
Weather
Erosion
The central or innermost portion of the Earth, lying below th…
lies between Earth's dense, super-heated core and its thin ou…
The state of the atmosphere at a given time and place, with r…
the act in which earth is worn away, often by water, wind, or…
Core
The central or innermost portion of the Earth, lying below th…
Mantle
lies between Earth's dense, super-heated core and its thin ou…
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Geography Unit 3 guide
Recession
Capital
Globalization
Entrepreneurship
A slowdown in a nation's economy
An economic system based on private property and free enterpr…
Actions or processes that involve the entire world and result…
The ownership, organization, and management of a business.
Recession
A slowdown in a nation's economy
Capital
An economic system based on private property and free enterpr…
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Geography bee study guide
aa
abrasion
abyssal plain
acid rain
A Hawaiian term for sharp and pointy basaltic lava flow.
The erosion of rock by being either carried along a stream or…
A large, flat area of the deep-ocean floor.
Rain that contains acid, which can cause serious environmenta…
aa
A Hawaiian term for sharp and pointy basaltic lava flow.
abrasion
The erosion of rock by being either carried along a stream or…
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GEOGRAPHY UNIT 3 GUIDE
RECESSION
CAPITAL
globalization
entrepreneurship
A slowdown in a nation's economy
amount of good and services
growth to a global or worldwide scale
the process of bringing together the three factors of product…
RECESSION
A slowdown in a nation's economy
CAPITAL
amount of good and services
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World Geography student guide
What is geography?
How do geographers use technology to s…
What's the difference between a formal…
How can human movement affect the envi…
Geography is the study of where people, places, and things ar…
Geographers use sonar, satellites, GPS, and GIS to gather inf…
Formal regions are areas in which certain characteristics are…
When people move to an area, they may change the environment…
What is geography?
Geography is the study of where people, places, and things ar…
How do geographers use technology to s…
Geographers use sonar, satellites, GPS, and GIS to gather inf…
40 terms
Geography Unit 3 guide
Recession
Capital
Globalization
Entrepreneurship
A slowdown in a nation's economy
An economic system based on private ownership of capital
Actions or processes that involve the entire world and result…
Accepting the risk of starting and running a business.
Recession
A slowdown in a nation's economy
Capital
An economic system based on private ownership of capital
40 terms
Geography Unit 3 guide
recession
capital
globalization
entrepreneurship
A slowdown in a nation's economy
An economic system based on private property and free enterpr…
Actions or processes that involve the entire world and result…
the process of bringing together the three factors of product…
recession
A slowdown in a nation's economy
capital
An economic system based on private property and free enterpr…
40 terms
GEOGRAPHY UNIT 3 GUIDE
recession
capital
globalization
entrepreneur ship
A slowdown in a nation's economy
An economic system based on private ownership of capital
Actions or processes that involve the entire world and result…
the commercial enterprise of transporting goods and materials
recession
A slowdown in a nation's economy
capital
An economic system based on private ownership of capital
Geography Review Guide
Anthropocentric View
Ecocentric View
Morals
Ethics
We have become major agents of change in the functioning of t…
Humans are a part of nature.
A persons standards or behaviors or beliefs concerning what i…
Moral principles that govern a person's or group's behavior
Anthropocentric View
We have become major agents of change in the functioning of t…
Ecocentric View
Humans are a part of nature.
40 terms
Geography unit 3 guide
recession
capital
globalization
entrepreneurship
A slowdown in a nation's economy
accumulated goods devoted to the production of other goods or…
Actions or processes that involve the entire world and result…
Accepting the risk of starting and running a business.
recession
A slowdown in a nation's economy
capital
accumulated goods devoted to the production of other goods or…
Geography unit 3 guide
recession
capital
globalization
entreoreneurship
A slowdown in a nation's economy
An economic system based on private ownership of capital
Actions or processes that involve the entire world and result…
The process of getting into and operating one's own business
recession
A slowdown in a nation's economy
capital
An economic system based on private ownership of capital
Geography Study Guide
This region is located west of the Gre…
This region has rugged mountains along…
This region contains hills work by ero…
This region contains flat lands that g…
Rocky Mountains
Coastal Range
Canadian Shield
Great Plains
This region is located west of the Gre…
Rocky Mountains
This region has rugged mountains along…
Coastal Range
Geography unit 3 guide
Recession
Capital
Globalization
Entrepreneurship
A slowdown in a nation's economy
An economic system based on private property and free enterpr…
Actions or processes that involve the entire world and result…
the process of bringing together the three factors of product…
Recession
A slowdown in a nation's economy
Capital
An economic system based on private property and free enterpr…
Geography Exam Study Guide
2 main branches of geography
How do we use geography
Perspective
Cartography
-human ... -physical
studying everything on earth
the way a person looks at something ( spatial and other one)
the study of maps and mapmaking
2 main branches of geography
-human ... -physical
How do we use geography
studying everything on earth
GEOGRAPHY CH 7 REVIEW GUIDE
French, English
Service Industries
United States
LaCrosse
They were the primary Europeans to explore, settle and claim…
The majority of Canadians were employed in this industry.
Canada's main partner in trade.
A game invented by the native people of Canada.
French, English
They were the primary Europeans to explore, settle and claim…
Service Industries
The majority of Canadians were employed in this industry.
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Introduction to Geography Study Guide
define latitude
define longitude
coordinate grid
cardinal directions
the distance north or south of the equator, given in degrees
the distance east or west of the prime meridian , at Greenwic…
shows a place
North, South, East, West
define latitude
the distance north or south of the equator, given in degrees
define longitude
the distance east or west of the prime meridian , at Greenwic…
15 terms
Geography Vocabulary Study Guide
delta
absolute Location
peninsula
sea
a deposit at the mouth of a river.
using latitude and longitude to find an exact location on a m…
land nearly surrounded by water.
a large lake or landlocked body of water.
delta
a deposit at the mouth of a river.
absolute Location
using latitude and longitude to find an exact location on a m…
Geography Chap 13 Review Guide
Renaissance
Bubonic Plague
Soviet Union
Protestant
A time of renewed interest in the Arts and Learning that last…
This spread from Asia to Europe and caused the deaths of mill…
Following WWII, Eastern Europe became a region of satellite n…
The religion of people living in the Nordic Countries
Renaissance
A time of renewed interest in the Arts and Learning that last…
Bubonic Plague
This spread from Asia to Europe and caused the deaths of mill…
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