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Social Studies: American Geography
America
Geography
State
Capitol
A country made up of 50 states
where places are in the world
Places in America that are different, but altogether they bec…
The city in a state or a country where the government is
America
A country made up of 50 states
Geography
where places are in the world
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Social Studies Latin Americans
latino
population
migrate
industry
born or descended from a person in a Latin American country
number of people in a place
to move from one region to another reigon
type of business
latino
born or descended from a person in a Latin American country
population
number of people in a place
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Social Studies - Latin America Geography - Spring 2016
Amazon river
Caribbean Sea
Gulf of Mexico
Pacific Ocean
Second larges river in the world. Flows mostly through Brazil…
An arm of the Atlantic Ocean between Cuba and South America.…
An arm of the Atlantic Ocean between the southern USA and Mex…
Largest and deepest of the oceans.
Amazon river
Second larges river in the world. Flows mostly through Brazil…
Caribbean Sea
An arm of the Atlantic Ocean between Cuba and South America.…
Latin American Geography Study Guide
Be able to locate certain political an…
know that Latin AMERICA IS
The 2 major languages are
most people in Latin America are of th…
study past map quizzes and map worksheets. practice map quizz…
Mexico central America south America .
Spanish and Portuguese
that was brought over during the Age of Exploration.
Be able to locate certain political an…
study past map quizzes and map worksheets. practice map quizz…
know that Latin AMERICA IS
Mexico central America south America .
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Social Studies: American Geography Vocab
tributary
continental divide
basin
contiguous
a smaller stream or river that flows into a larger stream or…
an area of high ground that divides the flow of rivers toward…
a (usually) flat region of land surrounded by higher land suc…
states that are connected or border one another
tributary
a smaller stream or river that flows into a larger stream or…
continental divide
an area of high ground that divides the flow of rivers toward…
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Social Studies-Geography and Native Americans
Geography
Location
Place
Interaction
The study of land and how people interact with their environm…
Where am I"... Use latitude and longitude coordinates... Latitude:…
Physical and human factors that make one area different from…
How people interact with their environment
Geography
The study of land and how people interact with their environm…
Location
Where am I"... Use latitude and longitude coordinates... Latitude:…
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Social Studies - Geography and Native Americans
Coastal Plain - Location
Coastal Plain - Physical Characterisitcs
Appalachian Highlands - Location
Appalachian Highlands - Physical Chara…
Located along the Atlantic Ocean and the Gulf of Mexico
Broad lowland with many excellent harbors
West of Coastal plain;extends from eastern Canada to western…
old Mts, oldest in US
Coastal Plain - Location
Located along the Atlantic Ocean and the Gulf of Mexico
Coastal Plain - Physical Characterisitcs
Broad lowland with many excellent harbors
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social studies latin american history
peninsulares
creoles
mullatoes
mestivos
born in europe
born in latin america, parents are european
european/african
european/native american
peninsulares
born in europe
creoles
born in latin america, parents are european
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Social studies - Social Sciences, Geography, Native Americans
Historian
Economic
Geography
sociology
Study of the past
study of how people use money and resources
Study of the worlds environment and how people use it
study of how people behave in groups
Historian
Study of the past
Economic
study of how people use money and resources
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Social Studies - Latin American Vocab
causeway
aqueduct
quipu
terrace farming
a raised roadway, as across water or marshland
a pipe or channel used to carry water from a distant source t…
a knotted string used by inchan government officials and trad…
system of farming on sides of hills or mountains.
causeway
a raised roadway, as across water or marshland
aqueduct
a pipe or channel used to carry water from a distant source t…
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Latin American Physical Geography
Caribbean Sea
Baja California
Gulf of California
Sierra Madre
part of the Alantic Ocean bordered by the west Indies, South…
Long, narrow, peninsula, it extends south from Mexico's north…
the body of water between Baja California and the mainland of…
Mountain ranges in Mexico. Consists of the Oriental and Occid…
Caribbean Sea
part of the Alantic Ocean bordered by the west Indies, South…
Baja California
Long, narrow, peninsula, it extends south from Mexico's north…
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Latin American Geography Study Guide
How does geography play a role in Mexi…
What are the main sources of air pollu…
Which solution to Mexico City's air po…
Which is a problem associated with def…
It lies in a bowl-shaped valley that traps pollutants.
factories and cars
closing factories one day a week
There is less forest to produce needed goods.
How does geography play a role in Mexi…
It lies in a bowl-shaped valley that traps pollutants.
What are the main sources of air pollu…
factories and cars
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social studies Physical Geography of Latin America
cape horn
Andes mountains
isthmus of panama
Rio grande
cape horn
Andes mountains
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Social studies Latin american quiz
Peninsulares
Creoles
Mestizo
Mulattoes
Born in Spain or Portugal, high gov. and church officials
Born in Latin America, but ancestors came from Europe. Wealth…
mixed European and native ancestry.
Miked European and African Ancestry
Peninsulares
Born in Spain or Portugal, high gov. and church officials
Creoles
Born in Latin America, but ancestors came from Europe. Wealth…
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Latin American and Europe Geography
Amazon River
Caribbean Sea
Gulf of Mexico
Pacific Ocean
Amazon River
Caribbean Sea
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Latin American Geography
Amazon River
Caribbean Sea
Gulf of Mexico
Pacific Ocean
Amazon River
Caribbean Sea
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Social Studies- Latin America geography
What is the name of and where is the h…
Where is Latin America located?
What are the three main regions of Lat…
How did Latin America get it's name?
El Alto and La Paz, Boloivia
Western Hemisphere
Mexioco and Central America, The Caribbean, and South America
From the European colonist that came over 500 yrs. ago. Their…
What is the name of and where is the h…
El Alto and La Paz, Boloivia
Where is Latin America located?
Western Hemisphere
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Latin American Geography
Amazon River
Caribbean Sea
Gulf of Mexico
Pacific Ocean
The longest river in South America.
Sea in between the Gulf of Mexico and the Atlantic Ocean.
Body of water South of the United States.
The deepest and widest ocean.
Amazon River
The longest river in South America.
Caribbean Sea
Sea in between the Gulf of Mexico and the Atlantic Ocean.
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Latin American Geography
Pacific Ocean
Atlantic Ocean
latitude
longitude
ocean on the west coast of South America
ocean on the east coast of South America
horizontal lines around a globe
vertical lines around a globe
Pacific Ocean
ocean on the west coast of South America
Atlantic Ocean
ocean on the east coast of South America
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Latin American Physical Geography
Caribbean Sea
Baja California
Gulf of California
Sierra Madre
part of the Alantic Ocean bordered by the west Indies, South…
Long, narrow, peninsula, it extends south from Mexico's north…
the body of water between Baja California and the mainland of…
Mountain ranges in Mexico. Consists of the Oriental and Occid…
Caribbean Sea
part of the Alantic Ocean bordered by the west Indies, South…
Baja California
Long, narrow, peninsula, it extends south from Mexico's north…
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Latin American Physical Geography
Caribbean Sea
Sierra Madre
Gulf of Mexico
Yucatan Peninsula
part of the Alantic Ocean bordered by the west Indies, South…
Mountain ranges in Mexico. Consists of the Oriental and Occid…
large body of warm salt water that borders SE United States a…
a broad lowland that stretches into, and divides, the Caribbe…
Caribbean Sea
part of the Alantic Ocean bordered by the west Indies, South…
Sierra Madre
Mountain ranges in Mexico. Consists of the Oriental and Occid…
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Latin American Physical Geography
Caribbean Sea
Baja California
Gulf of California
Sierra Madre
part of the Alantic Ocean bordered by the west Indies, South…
Long, narrow, peninsula, it extends south from Mexico's north…
the body of water between Baja California and the mainland of…
Mountain ranges in Mexico. Consists of the Oriental and Occid…
Caribbean Sea
part of the Alantic Ocean bordered by the west Indies, South…
Baja California
Long, narrow, peninsula, it extends south from Mexico's north…
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Latin American Countries & Geography
Belize
Bahamas
Jamaica
Puerto Rico
Belize
Bahamas
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Latin American Geography
Buenos Aires
Brasília
Bogotá
Havana
Name the capital of Argentina.
Name the capital of Brazil.
Name the capital of Colombia.
Name the capital of Cuba.
Buenos Aires
Name the capital of Argentina.
Brasília
Name the capital of Brazil.
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Social Studies: Geography Skills
globe
degrees
longitude
latitude
A sphere that represents Earth's entire surface
A unit of measurement used to determine distance on a globe o…
Imaginary lines running from north to south, or up and down,…
An imaginary line around the Earth parallel to the equator
globe
A sphere that represents Earth's entire surface
degrees
A unit of measurement used to determine distance on a globe o…
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Social Studies: First Native Americans and Geography
S.C.O.O.M.T
Matrilineal Society
Clan
Women
Seneca.Cayuga.Oneida.Onondaga.... Mohawk.Tuscarora
When the family line and name goes through the mothers side
A group of two or more related families
In charge of ... ·the decisions of the clan... · choose the chief... ·…
S.C.O.O.M.T
Seneca.Cayuga.Oneida.Onondaga.... Mohawk.Tuscarora
Matrilineal Society
When the family line and name goes through the mothers side
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SS6G1 - Latin American Geography Facts
Amazon River
Caribbean Sea
Gulf of Mexico
Pacific Ocean
the 2nd largest river in the world that flows primarily throu…
an arm of the Atlantic Ocean between Cuba and South America.
arm of the Atlantic Ocean cradled by Mexico and southern U.S.
the largest and deepest of the world's oceans.
Amazon River
the 2nd largest river in the world that flows primarily throu…
Caribbean Sea
an arm of the Atlantic Ocean between Cuba and South America.
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Social Studies - Geography Terms
basin
bay
canyon
cape
n. A bowl-shaped area of land surrounded by higher land.
n. An inlet of the sea or some other body of water, usually s…
n. A deep, narrow valley with steep sides.
n. A point of land that extends into water.
basin
n. A bowl-shaped area of land surrounded by higher land.
bay
n. An inlet of the sea or some other body of water, usually s…
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6th Grade Social Studies/Physical Geography of Latin America (English)
plain
mountain
hill
cliff
a large area of flat land with few trees
a large natural elevation of the earth's surface rising abrup…
a naturally raised area of land, not as high as a mountain.
a steep rock face, especially at the edge of the sea
plain
a large area of flat land with few trees
mountain
a large natural elevation of the earth's surface rising abrup…
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Flay - Latin American Geography
Andes Mountains
Sierra Madre Mountains
Caribbean Sea
Amazon River
Andes Mountains
Sierra Madre Mountains
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Social Studies - Geography Terms
basin
bay
canyon
cape
n. A bowl-shaped area of land surrounded by higher land.
n. An inlet of the sea or some other body of water, usually s…
n. A deep, narrow valley with steep sides.
n. A point of land that extends into water.
basin
n. A bowl-shaped area of land surrounded by higher land.
bay
n. An inlet of the sea or some other body of water, usually s…
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Social Studies Latin American Part 2:Adley
Aztecs
Incas
Montezuma
Hernan Cortes
Ancient civilization had a city with a royal place, homes, an…
Ancient civilization built stone roads and used terraces for…
___ was the ruler of the ancient Aztecs
What Spanish explorer conquered the Aztecs
Aztecs
Ancient civilization had a city with a royal place, homes, an…
Incas
Ancient civilization built stone roads and used terraces for…
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Latin American geography
Spain
Bolivia
Dominican Republic
México
Peninsula located to the west of the Pyrenees
Located on same island as Haiti in Caribbean
Shares a border with Guatemala and Belice
Spain
Peninsula located to the west of the Pyrenees
Bolivia
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Latin American Government (7th Grade Social Studies)
parliamentary
legislature
democracy
confederation
In this type of democracy, the leader works through the legis…
This branch of government makes the country's laws.
In this type of government, citizens play an important role b…
In this type of government structure, power is held by indivi…
parliamentary
In this type of democracy, the leader works through the legis…
legislature
This branch of government makes the country's laws.
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Latin American Geography
Cuba
Mexico
Guatemala
Peru
Cuba
Mexico
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Latin American Political Geography - Rhodenizer
Mexico
Belize
Guatemala
El Salvador
North America
Central America
Central America
Central America
Mexico
North America
Belize
Central America
39 terms
Latin American Physical Geography
Caribbean Sea
Baja California
Gulf of California
Sierra Madre
part of the Alantic Ocean bordered by the west Indies, South…
Long, narrow, peninsula, it extends south from Mexico's north…
the body of water between Baja California and the mainland of…
Mountain ranges in Mexico. Consists of the Oriental and Occid…
Caribbean Sea
part of the Alantic Ocean bordered by the west Indies, South…
Baja California
Long, narrow, peninsula, it extends south from Mexico's north…
17 terms
Latin American Geography
Mexico
Panama
Brazil
Bolivia
Mexico
Panama
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Social Studies america geography and native americans
what did the us government force
What happened to the cherokee indians
what is the trail of tears
where did many settlers build their ho…
they forced the native americans of their land
they were moved off their land in Georgia because there was g…
the trail that the native americans traveled when they were f…
near the Mississippi river
what did the us government force
they forced the native americans of their land
What happened to the cherokee indians
they were moved off their land in Georgia because there was g…
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Latin American Geography
Amazon River
Caribbean Sea
Gulf of Mexico
Pacific Ocean
The 2nd largest river in the world; flows primarily through B…
An arm of the Atlantic Ocean Cuba and South America. Islands…
Arm of the Atlantic Ocean cradled by Mexico and southern US c…
The largest and deepest of the world's 5 oceans. It is larger…
Amazon River
The 2nd largest river in the world; flows primarily through B…
Caribbean Sea
An arm of the Atlantic Ocean Cuba and South America. Islands…
20 terms
Latin American Cultural Geography
maya
aztec
inca
tenochtitlan
was an ancient civilization in southern Mexico and Central Am…
Empire in central Mexico with the capitol city of Tenochtitla…
ruled from the capital, Cuzco in Peru; Built roads and was co…
Capital of the Aztec empire and current day Mexico City
maya
was an ancient civilization in southern Mexico and Central Am…
aztec
Empire in central Mexico with the capitol city of Tenochtitla…
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Social studies nationalism review and Latin American revolutions
Liberals
Nationalists
Radicals
Peninsulares
Mostly middle class business leaders and merchants. Wanted to…
The people who believed loyalty should be to a country rather…
Favored drastic ha he to extend democracy to the people as a…
Spanish aristocrats born in Spain and moved Latin America
Liberals
Mostly middle class business leaders and merchants. Wanted to…
Nationalists
The people who believed loyalty should be to a country rather…
9 terms
Social Studies Geography Vocabulary
map
compass rose
cardinal directions
intermediate directions
a diagram on a piece of paper that represents a smaller porti…
a part of a map that shows directions using symbols
one of the main directions on a map; north, south, east, and…
directions which include northeast, northwest, southeast, and…
map
a diagram on a piece of paper that represents a smaller porti…
compass rose
a part of a map that shows directions using symbols
24 terms
Latin American Geography
Amazon River
Caribbean Sea
Gulf of Mexico
Pacific Ocean
The 2nd largest river in the world; flows primarily through B…
An arm of the Atlantic Ocean Cuba and South America. Islands…
Arm of the Atlantic Ocean cradled by Mexico and southern US c…
The largest and deepest of the world's 5 oceans. It is larger…
Amazon River
The 2nd largest river in the world; flows primarily through B…
Caribbean Sea
An arm of the Atlantic Ocean Cuba and South America. Islands…
11 terms
Social Studies Latin American Countries/Cities
Bogota
Brasilia
Buenos Aires
Caracas
Colombia
Brazil
Argentina
Venezula
Bogota
Colombia
Brasilia
Brazil
12 terms
Social Studies Geography
compass rose
line of latitude
line of longitude
absolute location
a symbol that shows the main directions on a map
an imaginary line that runs east-west around Earth
an imaginary line that runs from the North Pole to the South…
the exact or near exact location of a place on Earth using de…
compass rose
a symbol that shows the main directions on a map
line of latitude
an imaginary line that runs east-west around Earth
25 terms
Social Studies Latin American Countries and their Capitals
Mexico
Central America
Guatemala
El Salvador
Mexico City
North America
Guatemala City
San Salvador
Mexico
Mexico City
Central America
North America
32 terms
South and Latin American Geography
Chile
Argentina
Brazil
Ecuador
Chile
Argentina
12 terms
Social Studies World Geography
Prime Meridian
Equator
Absolute Location
Hemisphere
Prime Meridian
Equator
19 terms
Latin American Political-Physical Geography
Caribbean Sea
Sierra Madre
Gulf of Mexico
Andes Mountains
part of the Alantic Ocean bordered by the west Indies, South…
Mountain ranges in Mexico. Consists of the Oriental and Occid…
large body of warm salt water that borders SE United States a…
a mountain system in western South America extending more tha…
Caribbean Sea
part of the Alantic Ocean bordered by the west Indies, South…
Sierra Madre
Mountain ranges in Mexico. Consists of the Oriental and Occid…
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