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Southern and Eastern Asian Geography
China
India
North Korea
South Korea
China
India
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World Cultures Culp Unit 7 Southeast Asian Landforms & Geography Terms
archipelago
Mount Pinatubo
Borneo
Mekong River
a group of many islands in a large body of water
Filipino volcanic island that erupted in 1991 displacing tens…
Third largest island in the world that includes Malaysia, Bru…
A major river that runs from southern China through Laos, Cam…
archipelago
a group of many islands in a large body of water
Mount Pinatubo
Filipino volcanic island that erupted in 1991 displacing tens…
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World Cultures and Geography Unit 7 Southern Asia Chapter 20
subcontinent
Himalayas
Northern Plains
delta
a large landmass that is part of a continent but that has its…
a mountain range that stretches about 1,500 miles across sout…
plains that lie between the Himalaya Mountains and southern I…
a triangular deposit of soil at the mouth of a river
subcontinent
a large landmass that is part of a continent but that has its…
Himalayas
a mountain range that stretches about 1,500 miles across sout…
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World cultures-Asian religions
By about 600 BC, the ______ caste beca…
____ claimed that they alone could per…
Reformer who tried to limit the priest…
Where was Siddhartha Gautama born?
Brahmin
Brahmins
Siddhartha Gautama
Nepal
By about 600 BC, the ______ caste beca…
Brahmin
____ claimed that they alone could per…
Brahmins
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World Cultures and Geography Unit 7 Southern Asia Chapter 20
subcontinent
Himalayas
Northern Plains
delta
a large landmass that is part of a continent but that has its…
a mountain range that stretches about 1,500 miles across sout…
plains that lie between the Himalaya Mountains and southern I…
a triangular deposit of soil at the mouth of a river
subcontinent
a large landmass that is part of a continent but that has its…
Himalayas
a mountain range that stretches about 1,500 miles across sout…
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World History: Asian Geography
India
Sri Lanka
Nepal
China
India
Sri Lanka
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Asian Geography, Cultures, and Societies
What is the unofficial anthem of Japan
Who is the Prime Minister of Japan?
What is Akihito's reign called?
Who is the Emperor of Japan?
Kimigayo
Shinzo Abe
Heisei Period
Tenno Akihito
What is the unofficial anthem of Japan
Kimigayo
Who is the Prime Minister of Japan?
Shinzo Abe
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World History: Asian Geography
India
Sri Lanka
Nepal
China
India
Sri Lanka
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World Geography: Asian Vocabulary
archipelago
tsunami
shogun
samurai
group or chain of islands
huge sea wave caused by and undersea earthquake
military ruler of the country in medieval Japan
class of professional soldiers who lived by a strict code of…
archipelago
group or chain of islands
tsunami
huge sea wave caused by and undersea earthquake
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World Geography - Asian Capitals
China
Tokyo
Indonesia
Malaysia
Beijing
Japan
Jakarta
Kuala Lampa
China
Beijing
Tokyo
Japan
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Asian Geography and Culture Studyguide
What is the Capital of India?
Why did Japanese leaders keep their co…
Which of the following is a strong inf…
Shiva, Vishnu, and Brahma are gods in…
New Delhi
To keep the country united
Monsoons
Hinduism
What is the Capital of India?
New Delhi
Why did Japanese leaders keep their co…
To keep the country united
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WORLD GEOGRAPHY: The Southern Countries
Tierra Del Fuego
Straight of Magellan
Asuncion
Roman Catholic mestizos
"land of fire"
seperates Tierra Del Fuego from the mainland
Capital of Paraguay
90% of Paraguays people
Tierra Del Fuego
"land of fire"
Straight of Magellan
seperates Tierra Del Fuego from the mainland
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World Geography Southern Asia
Sultanate
Nonaligned nation
Subcontinent
Alluvial plain
A state ruled by a sultan
A nation that adopted neutrality during the Cold War
A large landmass forming a distinct part of a continent
A broad expanse of land along riverbanks, consisting of rich,…
Sultanate
A state ruled by a sultan
Nonaligned nation
A nation that adopted neutrality during the Cold War
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World Geography Southern Africa
Angola
Zambia
Malawi
Mozambique
Luanda
Lusaka
Lilongwe
Maputo
Angola
Luanda
Zambia
Lusaka
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WORLD GEOGRAPHY ASIAN CITIES
Tokyo
Beijing
Pyonyang
Seoul
Japan
China
North Korea
South Korea
Tokyo
Japan
Beijing
China
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World Geography-Southern Europe and the Balkans
The Italian artist who painted "The Sc…
Islam is the dominant religion in whic…
The natural hazard common to the Itali…
The population of Rome is about
Raphael
Albania
Active Volcanoes
3.4 million
The Italian artist who painted "The Sc…
Raphael
Islam is the dominant religion in whic…
Albania
World Geography Southern Africa
How many countries are in Southern Afr…
There are ____ island nations that mak…
On the Western border of Africa lies t…
On the Eastern border lies the ______…
14
4
Atlantic
Indian
How many countries are in Southern Afr…
14
There are ____ island nations that mak…
4
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Southern Europe-World Geography
Southern Europe's largest country by a…
What percent of the Iberian peninsula…
Muslim invaders that were finally kick…
The Moors were finally defeated where?
Spain
85%
Moors
Granada
Southern Europe's largest country by a…
Spain
What percent of the Iberian peninsula…
85%
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South Asian geography, religions, and cultures
Monsoon
Aryans
Varna
Brahman caste
Seasonal winds (wet and dry)
Nomadic people from the Caucasus who invaded the Indus River…
Caste
Priests
Monsoon
Seasonal winds (wet and dry)
Aryans
Nomadic people from the Caucasus who invaded the Indus River…
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Unit 10: Asian Cultural Geography
Mughal Empire
Raj
Nonviolent Resistance
Land reform
The muslim empire established by the early 1500's over much o…
The period of British rile in India, which lasted for nearly…
A movement that uses all means of protest except violence.
The process of breaking up large landholdings to attain a mor…
Mughal Empire
The muslim empire established by the early 1500's over much o…
Raj
The period of British rile in India, which lasted for nearly…
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WORLD CULTURES - TERMS - Southern Asia
Indus River Valley
Civilization
Monsoons
Subcontinent
• Existed in the fertile valley along the Indus River. 2 impo…
an area set up for an empire and its people
- a seasonal wind Crucial to farming in the region Monsoons h…
A large land mass that is smaller than a continent
Indus River Valley
• Existed in the fertile valley along the Indus River. 2 impo…
Civilization
an area set up for an empire and its people
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Southern Africa cultural geography terms
Where does the Zambezi river originate…
Where did Dr. Livingstone's expedition…
Official language of Mozambique
How many landlocked countries does Moz…
Originates-Southern Zambia... Ends-Indian Ocean
Originates-Luanda... Ends-Mozambique
Portuguese
4
Where does the Zambezi river originate…
Originates-Southern Zambia... Ends-Indian Ocean
Where did Dr. Livingstone's expedition…
Originates-Luanda... Ends-Mozambique
World Geography: Asian Religions and Geography
The founder of Buddhism
The founder of Confucianism
Father of the Jews
Father of the Muslims
Siddhartha Gautama
Confucius
Abraham
Abraham
The founder of Buddhism
Siddhartha Gautama
The founder of Confucianism
Confucius
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Unit 10: Asian Cultural Geography
Aryans
Dravidians
Mughal Empire
Mohandas Gandhi
Indian civilization began in the Indus River Valley (now in P…
Indian civilization began in the Indus Rover Valley (now in P…
established throughout much of India by the early 1500s and s…
great Indian leader that began an opposition movement based o…
Aryans
Indian civilization began in the Indus River Valley (now in P…
Dravidians
Indian civilization began in the Indus Rover Valley (now in P…
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Unit 10: Asian Cultural Geography
Raj
Mughal Empire
Green Revolution
Caste system
the period of British rule in India which lasted for nearly 9…
the Muslim empire established by the early 1500's over much o…
an agricultural program launched by scientists in the 1960's…
the Aryan system of social classes in India and one of the co…
Raj
the period of British rule in India which lasted for nearly 9…
Mughal Empire
the Muslim empire established by the early 1500's over much o…
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unit 10: asian cultural geography
Mughal Empire
Raj
Nonviolent Resistance
Land Reform
The Muslim empire established by the early 1500s over much of…
The period of British rule in India, which lasted for nearly…
A movement that uses all means of protest except violence.
The process of breaking up large landholdings to attain a mor…
Mughal Empire
The Muslim empire established by the early 1500s over much of…
Raj
The period of British rule in India, which lasted for nearly…
20 terms
World Studies, Geography, Southern Africa
Equatorial Guinea
Gabon
Republic of Congo
Democratic Republic of Congo
Equatorial Guinea
Gabon
30 terms
World Cultures: Southern Africa Quiz
What country has the highest HIV/AIDS…
Who is the world's last absolute monar…
Who is the spiritual leader of Swazila…
What is a tactic used by Swaziland to…
Swaziland.
King Mswati III.
King Mswati's mother.
A chastity right.
What country has the highest HIV/AIDS…
Swaziland.
Who is the world's last absolute monar…
King Mswati III.
15 terms
South Asian Culture, Geography Quiz
Four Major Empires
Nepal
Bhutan
Independence and Partition (from Briti…
Mauryan Empire (324-185 BCE) ... Gupta Empire (400 AD)... Mughal Em…
1768, became a kingdom... 2008, became a Republic
1616, became theocratic state (run by Buddhism)... 1907, became…
1947, left country in pieces... West Pakistan and East Pakistan…
Four Major Empires
Mauryan Empire (324-185 BCE) ... Gupta Empire (400 AD)... Mughal Em…
Nepal
1768, became a kingdom... 2008, became a Republic
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World Geography Culture Vocabulary
Culture
Language family
Society
Ethnic group
Way of life of a group of people who share similar traits, in…
Group of related languages that have all revolped fron one ea…
A group that shares a geographic. Region, a sense of identity…
Refers to a specific grout. That shares a language. Customs,…
Culture
Way of life of a group of people who share similar traits, in…
Language family
Group of related languages that have all revolped fron one ea…
10 terms
World Studies Chapter 4: The Expansion of Asian Cultures
Buddhism
Bushido
Cast Iron
Hara-kiri
Religion from India that became influential in China
Military code meaning "way of the warrior"
A strong metal that is more durable than iron, melts at a low…
Practice of a warrior committing suicide rather than be captu…
Buddhism
Religion from India that became influential in China
Bushido
Military code meaning "way of the warrior"
19 terms
world geography southern and midwest states
ohio
illinois
indiana
michigan
columbus
springfield
indianapolis
lansing
ohio
columbus
illinois
springfield
26 terms
Ages of the World - African Asian Cultures
What are the different ages from oldes…
What was a nickname for the Paleolithi…
What was a nickname for the Mesolithic…
What was a nickname for the Neolithic…
Paleolithic... Mesolithic... Neolithic... Copper... Bronze... Iron... Steel... Pla…
Old Stone Age
Middle Stone Age
New Stone Age
What are the different ages from oldes…
Paleolithic... Mesolithic... Neolithic... Copper... Bronze... Iron... Steel... Pla…
What was a nickname for the Paleolithi…
Old Stone Age
22 terms
World Cultures Review and Geography
North America
South America
Antarctica
Africa
Which continent is shaded brown?
Which continent is shaded green?
Which continent is shaded blue?
Which continent is shaded yellow?
North America
Which continent is shaded brown?
South America
Which continent is shaded green?
32 terms
World Geography Culture Vocabulary
Culture
Language family
Society
Ethnic group
Way of life of a group of people who share similar traits, in…
Group of related languages that have all revolped fron one ea…
A group that shares a geographic. Region, a sense of identity…
Refers to a specific grout. That shares a language. Customs,…
Culture
Way of life of a group of people who share similar traits, in…
Language family
Group of related languages that have all revolped fron one ea…
11 terms
World Geography Hinduism and Southern Asia
Nationalism
Nonviolent resistance
Boycott
Partition
Patriotic feeling, principles, or efforts
The policy of opposing an enemy or oppressor by any means oth…
To refuse to purchase or use a product or service as an expre…
The action or state of dividing or being divided into parts
Nationalism
Patriotic feeling, principles, or efforts
Nonviolent resistance
The policy of opposing an enemy or oppressor by any means oth…
33 terms
World Geography Lerchie Southern Africa
escarpments
cataracts
rift valley
faults
steep, often jagged slopes or cliffs (usually near coasts)
towering waterfalls made when rivers meets escarpments
large crack in earth's surface formed by shifting tectonic pl…
fractures in the earth's crust
escarpments
steep, often jagged slopes or cliffs (usually near coasts)
cataracts
towering waterfalls made when rivers meets escarpments
26 terms
World History Asian Physical Geography
Yenisey River
Ob River
Ural Mountains
Aral Sea
1
2
3
4
Yenisey River
1
Ob River
2
21 terms
World Geography Asian Country Capitals
Pakistan
India
Nepal
Bhutan
Islamabad
New Delhi
Kathmandu
Thimphu
Pakistan
Islamabad
India
New Delhi
26 terms
World Geography - East Asian Realm
Beijing
China
Hong Kong
Japan
China's capital, massive NE city
large country in the East Asian realm, one of the most popula…
City in Southeastern China
Island country located in the Pacific Ocean, east of Russia,…
Beijing
China's capital, massive NE city
China
large country in the East Asian realm, one of the most popula…
23 terms
World Civ Geography Asian Countries
Pakistan
India
Nepal
Bhutan
Islamabad
New Delhi
Kathmandu
Thimphu
Pakistan
Islamabad
India
New Delhi
15 terms
National Geographic World Cultures and Geography: Europe Geography
peninsula
uplands
polder
bay
a body of land surrounded on three sides by water
hills, mountains, plateaus
land in the Netherlands that has been reclaimed from the sea…
a body of water surrounded on three sides by land
peninsula
a body of land surrounded on three sides by water
uplands
hills, mountains, plateaus
16 terms
world geography southern europe and the Balkans
Spain
greece
moldova
italy
madrid
athens
chisinau
rome
Spain
madrid
greece
athens
10 terms
honors world geography-- Southern Europe
the moors
consequences of Ferdinand and Isabella…
when did Ferdinand and Isabella get ma…
issues for spain today
invaded spain in 700s
Spain was unified, they become filthy rich from gold in the n…
1400s
- high unemployment and unchecked immigration... - basque region…
the moors
invaded spain in 700s
consequences of Ferdinand and Isabella…
Spain was unified, they become filthy rich from gold in the n…
13 terms
World Cultures and Geography: East Asia - Geography
mainland
basin
alluvium
loess
the land connected to a continent, usually in reference to co…
a region drained by a river system
the soil or silt carried by flowing water, which is ideal for…
a yellow silt or sediment that form think deposits
mainland
the land connected to a continent, usually in reference to co…
basin
a region drained by a river system
96 terms
Southern Africa - Lerchie - World Geography
South of the Sahara
East
West
Mountain ranges
Where does the Nile river start?
Blue Nile is on which side?
White Nile is on which side?
Where do the Nile rivers flow out of?
South of the Sahara
Where does the Nile river start?
East
Blue Nile is on which side?
20 terms
World Geography: The Southern Grassland Countries
What are the three countries in the So…
What is a Great river?
What is a tropical lowlands?
What are the grasslands?
uruguay, paraguay, argentina
plata estuary
gran chaco
pompas
What are the three countries in the So…
uruguay, paraguay, argentina
What is a Great river?
plata estuary
14 terms
World Cultures and Geography Ch. 1
geography
democracy
government
history
study of people, places and environments
people make the laws
people within a society that make and carry out the laws
a record of the past
geography
study of people, places and environments
democracy
people make the laws
10 terms
honors world geography-- Southern Europe
the moors
consequences of Ferdinand and Isabella…
when did Ferdinand and Isabella get ma…
issues for spain today
invaded spain in 700s
Spain was unified, they become filthy rich from gold in the n…
1400s
- high unemployment and unchecked immigration... - basque region…
the moors
invaded spain in 700s
consequences of Ferdinand and Isabella…
Spain was unified, they become filthy rich from gold in the n…
11 terms
World Geography Test: Southern Europe
microstate
colosseum
circus maximus
St. Peter's Basilica
A state or territory that is small in both size and population.
a large amphitheater built in Rome around ad 70; site of the…
home to chariot racing.
Vatican City. (center of capital)
microstate
A state or territory that is small in both size and population.
colosseum
a large amphitheater built in Rome around ad 70; site of the…
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