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13 terms
World History:Semester 1:Geography Vocab
Compass Rose
map scale
Map Key/legend
symbols
a circle showing the principal directions printed on a map or…
a ratio which compares a measurement on a map to the actual d…
Compass Rose
a circle showing the principal directions printed on a map or…
map scale
a ratio which compares a measurement on a map to the actual d…
8 terms
World History - Geography - Semester 1
Greece
Athens
Sparta
China
peninsula, no rivers, not much farmable land, rugged and rock…
nice weather, peninsula, not fertile, lots of water
Peloponnesus; large peninsula, Southern Greece
temperate climate, long rivers, fertile, Silk Road, Himalayas…
Greece
peninsula, no rivers, not much farmable land, rugged and rock…
Athens
nice weather, peninsula, not fertile, lots of water
71 terms
World History WorldGeography Final semester 1
Geography
A globe gives the truest representatio…
Lattitude and longitude lines are used…
the transportation of goods and ideas
The study of the history of the Earth and the people who live…
Is a sphere
location
movement
Geography
The study of the history of the Earth and the people who live…
A globe gives the truest representatio…
Is a sphere
37 terms
World History and Geography Semester 1
Neolithic Revolution
Cuneiform
Reincarnation (Hinduism)
Moksha
Beginning of systematic agriculture and permanent settlements
Early form of writing
Reincarnated until you reach Moksha; reborn as a person, anim…
State of perfect understanding of all things; perfect relatio…
Neolithic Revolution
Beginning of systematic agriculture and permanent settlements
Cuneiform
Early form of writing
82 terms
World History & Geography Semester 1
Who emerged in Africa between 100,000…
Where were cave painting first found?
Who were the early humans who hunted a…
How were hunter-gatherers able to sett…
Homo sapiens
Lascaux (Southern France) in the 1940s
Hunter-gatherers
When they started to domesticate animals, and use agriculture.
Who emerged in Africa between 100,000…
Homo sapiens
Where were cave painting first found?
Lascaux (Southern France) in the 1940s
42 terms
world history and geography semester 1
how were The Italian city states impor…
what cultures inspired the idea of hum…
Who promoted the idea that "the ends j…
what was the purpose of the perspectiv…
they became building centers of commerce
Greek and Roman
Niccolo machievelli
and dimension
how were The Italian city states impor…
they became building centers of commerce
what cultures inspired the idea of hum…
Greek and Roman
29 terms
Honors World history/ geography Final Semester 1
What are the Five Themes of Geography?
Latitude
Longitude
political map
1) Location: Position on the Earth's Surface... 2) Place: Physic…
The equator is the base line of measuring the distance north…
The Prime meridian is the baseline of measuring east or west…
What are the Five Themes of Geography?
1) Location: Position on the Earth's Surface... 2) Place: Physic…
Latitude
The equator is the base line of measuring the distance north…
15 terms
World History Semester 1 finales Geography
Egypt
China
india
Iraq
Egypt
China
145 terms
Geography/World History: Semester 1 Final
special line at zero degrees latitude
the equator separates these hemispheres
special line at 0 degrees longitude
the prime meridian separates these two…
equator
northern and southern hemispheres
prime meridian
eastern and western hemispheres
special line at zero degrees latitude
equator
the equator separates these hemispheres
northern and southern hemispheres
39 terms
Semester One-World Geography/History
Geography
Demography
Culture
Cultural Diffusion
the study of the physical features of the earth and its atmos…
the study of statistics such as births, deaths, income, or th…
the arts and other manifestations of human intellectual achie…
Spreading of one culture to another
Geography
the study of the physical features of the earth and its atmos…
Demography
the study of statistics such as births, deaths, income, or th…
World History/Geography Semester 1 Vocab
Roman Empire
Bible
Torah
Diaspora
lasted from 27 BCE to 476 CE
the holy book of Christianity
the holy book of Judaism
the migration of a people away from their homeland
Roman Empire
lasted from 27 BCE to 476 CE
Bible
the holy book of Christianity
222 terms
World History and Geography Finals (Semester 1)
What are some of the early human behav…
Why was religion a foundation for earl…
What is the difference between prehist…
What is the difference between archaeo…
Some of the early human behaviors that marked important stage…
Religion was a foundation for early civilizations because it…
Prehistory is before the invention of writing when observatio…
Archaeology is the study of the past using artifacts. Anthrop…
What are some of the early human behav…
Some of the early human behaviors that marked important stage…
Why was religion a foundation for earl…
Religion was a foundation for early civilizations because it…
World History and Geography terms semester 1
Holy Land
Pope
Crusades
Muslims
an ancient country in southwestern Asia on the east coast of…
Head of the catholic church
Christian army
A believer in islam
Holy Land
an ancient country in southwestern Asia on the east coast of…
Pope
Head of the catholic church
68 terms
World History and Geography Semester 1 Study Guide
Paleolithic Age
Neolithic Age
8 Components of Civilization
Tigris and Euphrates
These were nomadic people, they moved around for food, water…
This time period existed during the Agricultural Revolution,…
Cities, organized governments, complex religions, job special…
These are the names of the rivers that run through the Middle…
Paleolithic Age
These were nomadic people, they moved around for food, water…
Neolithic Age
This time period existed during the Agricultural Revolution,…
68 terms
World History and Geography Semester 1 Study Guide
Paleolithic Age
Neolithic Age
8 Components of Civilization
Tigris and Euphrates
These were nomadic people, they moved around for food, water…
This time period existed during the Agricultural Revolution,…
Cities, organized governments, complex religions, job special…
These are the names of the rivers that run through the Middle…
Paleolithic Age
These were nomadic people, they moved around for food, water…
Neolithic Age
This time period existed during the Agricultural Revolution,…
57 terms
semester 1 modern world history and geography
What is Renaissance?
Humanism
descartes
michelangelo
The cultural rebirth that occurred in Europe from roughly the…
A Renaissance intellectual movement in which thinkers studied…
"I think therefore I am"
(1475-1564) An Italian sculptor, painter, poet, engineer, and…
What is Renaissance?
The cultural rebirth that occurred in Europe from roughly the…
Humanism
A Renaissance intellectual movement in which thinkers studied…
60 terms
World History/Geography Exam Semester 1
gravity
Annul
John Calvin
Bougeoisie
a theory developed by Isaac Newton during the renaisance
cancel or invalidate
Made his religious beliefs known throughout france
Middle Class
gravity
a theory developed by Isaac Newton during the renaisance
Annul
cancel or invalidate
105 terms
World History/Geography Semester 1 Final
Heresy
Indulgences
Simony
Calvinism
the willful and persistent rejection of any article of faith…
special grants that released Catholics from the obligation to…
the buying and selling of religious or spiritual favors or it…
Protestant branch of Catholicism, led by John Calvin: Bible i…
Heresy
the willful and persistent rejection of any article of faith…
Indulgences
special grants that released Catholics from the obligation to…
187 terms
World History Semester 1
Akkadians
Babylonians
Hittites
Assyrians
established the first empire in history
built the hanging garden of Babylon under the leadership of N…
first to use iron
first to use a cavalry... destroyed Babylon first library
Akkadians
established the first empire in history
Babylonians
built the hanging garden of Babylon under the leadership of N…
41 terms
Geography & History of the World Semester 1 Final
Define Artifact:
Define Fossil:
Why would civilizations interact with…
What were five locations early civil…
A man-made object
Remains of living things embedded in rock
For three main reasons... 1. Migration... 2. Trade... 3. Warfare
1. Tigris River... 2. Euphrates River... 3. Nile River Valley…
Define Artifact:
A man-made object
Define Fossil:
Remains of living things embedded in rock
76 terms
World History Semester 1
Artifact
Culture
Paleolithic Age
Neolithic Age
A human made object, such as tools and Jewlery.
A People's unique way of life.
A period of time, also known as the Old Stone Age, that laste…
A period of time, also known as the New Stone Age, that began…
Artifact
A human made object, such as tools and Jewlery.
Culture
A People's unique way of life.
38 terms
World Geography semester 1
Latitude
Longitude
equator
five oceans
horizontal : measures North and South
vertical: measures East and West
imaginary line running horizontally across the Earth
Pacific, Atlantic, Indian, Arctic, and Antarctic Ocean
Latitude
horizontal : measures North and South
Longitude
vertical: measures East and West
18 terms
World History/Geography semester review
Increase
China
Bosnia
Locke
Rapid industrialization in the industrial revolution led to p…
The location of the greatest famine of the 20th century cause…
Modern genocide in places like Rwanda and ________ show that…
He said that all men have the right to life liberty and prope…
Increase
Rapid industrialization in the industrial revolution led to p…
China
The location of the greatest famine of the 20th century cause…
270 terms
World Geography Semester 1
Great Circle Routes
Map Projection
Planar Projection
Cylindrical Projection
mark the shortest distance that an object can travel between…
Cartographers convert the three dimensional globe image onto…
Shows the Earth centered in such a way that a straight line c…
Based on how a map would look if it were projected onto a cyl…
Great Circle Routes
mark the shortest distance that an object can travel between…
Map Projection
Cartographers convert the three dimensional globe image onto…
101 terms
World Geography Semester 1
Geography
Map Projection
Equator
Latitude
study of everything on Earth, from rocks and rainfall to peop…
map makers have different ways of presenting our round Earth…
an imaginary line that circles the globe halfway between the…
are drawn in east-west directions
Geography
study of everything on Earth, from rocks and rainfall to peop…
Map Projection
map makers have different ways of presenting our round Earth…
35 terms
World History Semester 1 Exam
Mesoamerica
What characteristics did the Maya and…
Which Roman emperor legalized Christia…
Which Mauryan emperor helped spread Bu…
"Middle America" the region extending from modern-day Mexico…
Theocratic governments; large pyramid/temple structures; writ…
Constantine 350 C.E.
Ashoka
Mesoamerica
"Middle America" the region extending from modern-day Mexico…
What characteristics did the Maya and…
Theocratic governments; large pyramid/temple structures; writ…
46 terms
World History - Semester 1 Review
nomad
hunter-gatherer
Slash & Burn Farming
Domestication
highly mobile people who move from place to place, foraging o…
nomadic groups whose food supply depends on hunting animals a…
Cutting and Burning a field to clear it; the ashes are used a…
the taming of animals
nomad
highly mobile people who move from place to place, foraging o…
hunter-gatherer
nomadic groups whose food supply depends on hunting animals a…
156 terms
World Geography Semester 1
Soils rocks landforms and other surfac…
The force that probably propels the mo…
Which of the following is not used by…
The_is the outer layer of the earth th…
Lithosphere
Convection
Distance from the ocean
Crust
Soils rocks landforms and other surfac…
Lithosphere
The force that probably propels the mo…
Convection
20 terms
World Geography Semester 1
DMZ
Capital of North Korea
Capital of South Korea
Religion of Japan
border line of North & South Korea
p'yongyang
seoul
shintoism
DMZ
border line of North & South Korea
Capital of North Korea
p'yongyang
76 terms
World History Semester Final 1
Artifact
Culture
Paleolithic Age
Neolithic Age
A human made object, such as tools and Jewlery.
A People's unique way of life.
A period of time, also known as the Old Stone Age, that laste…
A period of time, also known as the New Stone Age, that began…
Artifact
A human made object, such as tools and Jewlery.
Culture
A People's unique way of life.
69 terms
world geography semester 1
5 themes
acculturation
aquifer
biomes
location, place, movement, human, region
the cultural change that occurs when individuals in a society…
an underground layer of rock that stores water
a regional ecosystem
5 themes
location, place, movement, human, region
acculturation
the cultural change that occurs when individuals in a society…
156 terms
World History and Geography Semester Exam
creation
evolution
Bering Straight
first 4 civilizations
belief that God created man &I the universe
scientific theory on how man & the universe evolved
what the first humans may have crossed to get to the new world
Mesopotamia, Egypt, India & China
creation
belief that God created man &I the universe
evolution
scientific theory on how man & the universe evolved
204 terms
World Geography Semester 1
geography
location, place, human- environment in…
the world in spatial terms, places and…
global warming
the study of the physical, biological and cultural features o…
list the 5 themes of geography
list the 6 elements of geography
caused by human activities and natural processes
geography
the study of the physical, biological and cultural features o…
location, place, human- environment in…
list the 5 themes of geography
316 terms
World Geography Semester 1
Traditions, food, transportation, lang…
If you live in a rocky terrain, growin…
The aspect of geography that examines…
Geography is divided into what two mai…
culture
culture
physical geography
physical and human
Traditions, food, transportation, lang…
culture
If you live in a rocky terrain, growin…
culture
41 terms
World Geography Semester 1
Formal, functional, perceptual
formal
functional
perceptual
three types of regions
Can be measured or counted by a survey
People/businesses who serve people in a specific area
Stereotypical view of a location
Formal, functional, perceptual
three types of regions
formal
Can be measured or counted by a survey
24 terms
Semester 1 World Geography
Globe
Map
Absolute Location
Legand
The most accurate representation
A flat representation of the earth
The exact latitude and longitude of a place
A Key on a map with information about pictures and symbols.
Globe
The most accurate representation
Map
A flat representation of the earth
36 terms
World geography semester 1
Condensation
Biosphere
Magma
Groundwater
Water vapor changing to a liquid water
Hydrosphere lithosphere and atmosphere make up the
Molten rock within the earth
Freshwater beneath the earths surface
Condensation
Water vapor changing to a liquid water
Biosphere
Hydrosphere lithosphere and atmosphere make up the
World Geography, Semester 1
Globe
Map
Distortion
Absolute location
The most accurate representation of the earth
A flat representation of the earth
Stretching and disproportion that occurs when making the eart…
The exact latitude and longitude of a place
Globe
The most accurate representation of the earth
Map
A flat representation of the earth
78 terms
World Geography Semester 1 Review
latitude
longitude
climate graph
population pyramid
distance north or south of the equator
distance east or west of the prime meridian
latitude
distance north or south of the equator
longitude
distance east or west of the prime meridian
85 terms
World Geography Semester 1 Test
Human Geography
Physical Geography
Migration
Diffusion
examples include technology, economic activities, transportat…
relate to things in nature such as: natural resources, bodies…
the movement of people from one place to another
when something spreads such as religion, ethnic groups, or id…
Human Geography
examples include technology, economic activities, transportat…
Physical Geography
relate to things in nature such as: natural resources, bodies…
31 terms
World Geography Semester 1
What is a map?
List four problems with early maps.
Why did maps become more accurate afte…
List 3 things about the 2 voyages that…
A graphic representation or scale model of spatial concepts t…
1. They were based on religious views, not facts.... 2. Mapmaker…
Aerial photography started being used a lot more.
1. Found a new continent that needed to be added to maps.... 2.…
What is a map?
A graphic representation or scale model of spatial concepts t…
List four problems with early maps.
1. They were based on religious views, not facts.... 2. Mapmaker…
35 terms
World geography semester 1
Using maps, satellite images, and hist…
According to the theory of continental…
The circle of volcanoes surrounding th…
This type of Biome has trees which los…
Geographic information systems (GIS)
Pangea
Ring of fire
Deciduous forest
Using maps, satellite images, and hist…
Geographic information systems (GIS)
According to the theory of continental…
Pangea
21 terms
World History 1 - Semester Review
Alphabet
Athenian Democracy
Peloponnesian War
Legalism
A valuable contribution of the Phoneticians
First recorded democracy ever established. Direct democracy w…
War between Athens and Sparta that marked the end of the Gold…
A Chinese philosophy of government emphasizing strong authori…
Alphabet
A valuable contribution of the Phoneticians
Athenian Democracy
First recorded democracy ever established. Direct democracy w…
44 terms
World Geography Semester 1
define region
3 types of region
define functional region
what type of region is DFW? Why?
group of places with at least one common characteristic
formal, functional, perceptual
central place and the surrounding places affected by it
functional because it's centered around an airport
define region
group of places with at least one common characteristic
3 types of region
formal, functional, perceptual
64 terms
World History Semester 1
World War I
Bolsheviks
"Self strengthening movement"
Sepoys
(1914 - 1918) European war in which an alliance including Gre…
Communist party of Russia who overthrew the monarchy
system employed by China after losing Opium Wars to Westerniz…
Indian troops who served in the British army
World War I
(1914 - 1918) European war in which an alliance including Gre…
Bolsheviks
Communist party of Russia who overthrew the monarchy
36 terms
World geography semester 1
How do wind currents, like the gulf st…
What new technology is helpful in maki…
Which river forms the eastern border o…
How does elevation impact the climate…
Cause a milder climate
GIS
Mississippi
Cause it to have a cooler climate
How do wind currents, like the gulf st…
Cause a milder climate
What new technology is helpful in maki…
GIS
World History Semester 1
Caribbean sea
Gulf of Mexico
Mediterranean Sea
Red Sea
Identify
Identify
Identify
Identify
Caribbean sea
Identify
Gulf of Mexico
Identify
20 terms
Semester 1: World History
Dynasty
Hieroglyphs
Polytheism-Many gods
Ancient Greece
Rulers from the same family or group. Ancient China was ruled…
Writing system based on pictures. They were sometimes carved…
Ancient Egyptians believed in many gods. They also believed i…
Ancient Greece had the first democracy. They had a direct dem…
Dynasty
Rulers from the same family or group. Ancient China was ruled…
Hieroglyphs
Writing system based on pictures. They were sometimes carved…
9 terms
World History Semester 1 Final
Islam
Muslim
What are the 5 pillars of Islam?
Qur'an
is a monotheistic, Abrahamic religion articulated by the Qur'an
followers of the religion of Islam
1) Belief "There is no true god but God (Allāh) and Muhammad…
a religious text considered by its adherents to be the verbat…
Islam
is a monotheistic, Abrahamic religion articulated by the Qur'an
Muslim
followers of the religion of Islam
42 terms
World History Semester 1
Middle Ages
Muslim Civilization
Renaissance
Great Chain of Being
Also known as the medieval period, the time between the colla…
...
A period of intense artistic and intellectual activity, said…
the Aristotelian idea that everyone/ everything has a place i…
Middle Ages
Also known as the medieval period, the time between the colla…
Muslim Civilization
...
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