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Geography Chapter 10
Explored the area of New England and c…
Can be divided into subregions of New…
New England states are divided into __…
New England is the cradle of what thre…
John Cabot
Northeast
Townships
Democracy, Capitalism, and Freedom of Religion
Explored the area of New England and c…
John Cabot
Can be divided into subregions of New…
Northeast
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World Geography Chapter 10
Mexico is boared by the ___________ to…
Mexico is ____ the size of the United…
_________ largest nation.
Mexico comes from _______ an older nam…
Untied States , Belize , Guatemala
1/5 , 3 times
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Mexica , Aztecs
Mexico is boared by the ___________ to…
Untied States , Belize , Guatemala
Mexico is ____ the size of the United…
1/5 , 3 times
Chapter 10 & geography
Invasive Species
ecotourism
Loess
dike
a non-indigenous or non-native species that threatens ecosyst…
the practice and business of recreational travel based on con…
fine, yellowish, brownish topsoil made up of particles of sil…
large bank of earth and stone that holds back water
Invasive Species
a non-indigenous or non-native species that threatens ecosyst…
ecotourism
the practice and business of recreational travel based on con…
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WORLD GEOGRAPHY: Chapter 10- Demography
demography
urbanization
population density
population pyramid
The scientific study of human populations.
Movement of people from rural areas to cities.
A measurement of the number of persons per unit land area.
A model used in population geography to show the age and sex…
demography
The scientific study of human populations.
urbanization
Movement of people from rural areas to cities.
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Geography- Chapter 10
Latifundia
Minifundia
Cash Crop
Developing Country
In Latin America, large agricultural estates owned by familie…
In Latin America, small farms that produce food chiefly for f…
Farm crop grown to be sold or traded rather than used by the…
Country in the process of becoming industrialized
Latifundia
In Latin America, large agricultural estates owned by familie…
Minifundia
In Latin America, small farms that produce food chiefly for f…
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Chapter 10 - Geography
burgeon
escapade
expedition
fluctuate
verb; to flourish; to grow; to sprout
noun; an adventure, especially one contrary to usual or prope…
noun; 1. a journey made for a specific purpose, such as explo…
verb; to vary irregularly; to change
burgeon
verb; to flourish; to grow; to sprout
escapade
noun; an adventure, especially one contrary to usual or prope…
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BCS Cultural Geography Chapter 10
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Maine
Vermont
Garden State
How many of the original 13 colonies were in the Northeast? (…
What is the largest state of the New England states in area?…
What state borders New York, Mass. and New Hampshire? (Short…
What is New Jersey called as a result of its productive truck…
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How many of the original 13 colonies were in the Northeast? (…
Maine
What is the largest state of the New England states in area?…
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Geography Alive! Chapter 10
restitution
Indigenous
ancestors
Mountain
Instead of sending people to jail, Mayan judges often require…
Which term describes a group of people that has lived in an a…
A traditional culture is mainly based on the ways of life of…
A cloud forest can be found in the highlands or ___________ t…
restitution
Instead of sending people to jail, Mayan judges often require…
Indigenous
Which term describes a group of people that has lived in an a…
Ap Human Geography chapter 10 terms
Agribusiness
Agriculture
Cereal grain
Chaff
System of commercial farming found in MDC's, where family bus…
Deliberate modification to earths surface through cultivation…
oats, wheat, rye, barley
Husks (of rice)
Agribusiness
System of commercial farming found in MDC's, where family bus…
Agriculture
Deliberate modification to earths surface through cultivation…
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Bob Jones Cultural Geography - Chapter 10
The largest cave in the world
The smallest state in area
Home of Independence Hall (in Philadel…
The state with shoreline on four of th…
Mammoth Cave
Rhode Island
Pennsylvania
Michigan
The largest cave in the world
Mammoth Cave
The smallest state in area
Rhode Island
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Geography Chapter 10
The Line of Demarcation
the greatest hero of Latin America - l…
largest lake in South America
The Guianas were all French colonies (…
gave Portugal control of the lands EAST of the line and Spain…
Simon Bolivar
Lake Maracaibo
F
The Line of Demarcation
gave Portugal control of the lands EAST of the line and Spain…
the greatest hero of Latin America - l…
Simon Bolivar
Geography chapter 10 terms
Multiethnic
Hausa-Fulani
Yoruba
Igbo
Having many ethnic groups living within a society.
Nigeria's largest ethnic group.
Nigeria's second largest ethnic group.
Nigeria's third-largest ethnic group.
Multiethnic
Having many ethnic groups living within a society.
Hausa-Fulani
Nigeria's largest ethnic group.
Geography Chapter 10 Terms
glaciation
fjord
geothermal energy
hot springs
process by which glaciers form and spread
long, steep-sided glacial valley now filled by seawater
form of energy conversion that captures heat energy from with…
spring whose water issues at a temperature higher than that o…
glaciation
process by which glaciers form and spread
fjord
long, steep-sided glacial valley now filled by seawater
Geography Chapter 10
Fertile Creasent
Rain Shadow
Aquifers
Druze
arc of farmable land
the low-rainfall region that exists on the leeward (downwind)…
Subterranean, porous, water-holding rocks that provide millio…
a person who follows a religion related to Islam
Fertile Creasent
arc of farmable land
Rain Shadow
the low-rainfall region that exists on the leeward (downwind)…
Chapter 10 Geography Terms
Glaciation
Fjords
Emerge
Geothermal Energy
A process by which glaciers form and spread.
A long, steep-sided glacial valley now filled by seawater.
To rise from an obscure position or condition; to become visi…
A form of energy conversion that captures heat energy from wi…
Glaciation
A process by which glaciers form and spread.
Fjords
A long, steep-sided glacial valley now filled by seawater.
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Chapter 10 geography terms
Spanish Conquest
Tenochtitlán
Institution Revolutionary Party (PRI)
Mestizo
The rich fabric o native life in mexico was torn apart by them
Aztec city now know as Mexico City
Mexico's political party in 1929; helped maintain political s…
People of mixed Spanish and Native American population
Spanish Conquest
The rich fabric o native life in mexico was torn apart by them
Tenochtitlán
Aztec city now know as Mexico City
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Geography Alive! Chapter 10
restitution
Indigenous
ancestors
Mountain
Instead of sending people to jail, Mayan judges often require…
Which term describes a group of people that has lived in an a…
A traditional culture is mainly based on the ways of life of…
A cloud forest can be found in the highlands or ___________ t…
restitution
Instead of sending people to jail, Mayan judges often require…
Indigenous
Which term describes a group of people that has lived in an a…
Geography, Chapter 10
This gave Portugal control of lands ea…
The Guianas were colonies of the
The capital of Paraguay
This desert is the world's driest dese…
The Treaty of Tordesillas
British
Asuncion
Atacama
This gave Portugal control of lands ea…
The Treaty of Tordesillas
The Guianas were colonies of the
British
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Geography Alive! Chapter 10
restitution
Indigenous
ancestors
Mountain
Instead of sending people to jail, Mayan judges often require…
Which term describes a group of people that has lived in an a…
A traditional culture is mainly based on the ways of life of…
A cloud forest can be found in the highlands or ___________ t…
restitution
Instead of sending people to jail, Mayan judges often require…
Indigenous
Which term describes a group of people that has lived in an a…
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Geography Chapter 10 Terms
Multiethnic
Hausa-Fulani
Yoruba
Igbo
Having many ethnic groups living within a society
Nigeria's largest ethnic group
Nigeria's second-largest ethnic group
Nigeria's third-largest ethnic group
Multiethnic
Having many ethnic groups living within a society
Hausa-Fulani
Nigeria's largest ethnic group
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Geography Chapter 10 Terms
township
timberline
alpine zone
notches
settlements divided by the colonists
the altitude at which the temperature is too cold for trees
above the timber line
highways that pass through low places in the mountains
township
settlements divided by the colonists
timberline
the altitude at which the temperature is too cold for trees
Geography chapter 10 terms
Township
Timber line
Alpine zone
Notches
an administrative division of a county
line marking the upper limit of tree growth in mountains or n…
The area consisting of all the land above tree line in New En…
sharp force trauma, caused by heavy blade. Ex. meat cleaver o…
Township
an administrative division of a county
Timber line
line marking the upper limit of tree growth in mountains or n…
Chapter 10 Geography Terms
Citizenship
Cold War
Confederation
Electoral college
a category of belonging to a nation-state that includes civil…
the state of heightened military and political tensions as we…
a group of states united for a common purpose... example: common…
a unique political-geographic body that the United States pos…
Citizenship
a category of belonging to a nation-state that includes civil…
Cold War
the state of heightened military and political tensions as we…
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Geography Chapter 10 Terms
Glaciation
Fjord
Geothermal energy
Hot spring
A process by which glaciers form and spread
A long, steep-sided glacial valley now filled by seawater
A form of energy conversion that captures heat energy from wi…
A spring whose water issues at a temperature higher than that…
Glaciation
A process by which glaciers form and spread
Fjord
A long, steep-sided glacial valley now filled by seawater
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Geography Chapter 10 Terms
adaption
indegenous
subsistence farming
traditional culture
a change in a way of life to suit new conditions
natives of an area who have been conquered or dominated by ot…
farming carried out mainly to provide food for farm families,…
customs and ways of life handed down from ancestors
adaption
a change in a way of life to suit new conditions
indegenous
natives of an area who have been conquered or dominated by ot…
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5 Ap Human Geography chapter 10 terms
Agribusiness
Agriculture
Cereal grain
Chaff
System of commercial farming found in MDC's, where family bus…
Deliberate modification to earths surface through cultivation…
oats, wheat, rye, barley
Husks (of rice)
Agribusiness
System of commercial farming found in MDC's, where family bus…
Agriculture
Deliberate modification to earths surface through cultivation…
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Chapter 10 - Physical Geography of Europe
navigable
passes
siroccos
coniferous
Europe has many __________ rivers - rivers that are deep and…
In Europe, __________, or ow areas between mountains, have al…
Hot, dry winds that pick up moisture as they cross the Medite…
Evergreens, or ___________ trees, grow in cooler areas of Eur…
navigable
Europe has many __________ rivers - rivers that are deep and…
passes
In Europe, __________, or ow areas between mountains, have al…
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Ap Human Geography chapter 10 terms
Agribusiness
Agriculture
Cereal grain
Chaff
System of commercial farming found in MDC's, where family bus…
Deliberate modification to earths surface through cultivation…
oats, wheat, rye, barley
Husks (of rice)
Agribusiness
System of commercial farming found in MDC's, where family bus…
Agriculture
Deliberate modification to earths surface through cultivation…
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World Geography Chapter 10
isthmus
sinkholes
conquistadores
haciendas
Narrow strip of land with water on either side connecting two…
Steep-sided depressions that form when the roof of a cave col…
Spanish conquerors of foreign lands during the colonial era
Large Spanish colonial estates usually owned by wealthy famil…
isthmus
Narrow strip of land with water on either side connecting two…
sinkholes
Steep-sided depressions that form when the roof of a cave col…
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World Geography 3202 - Chapter 10
Pure Stands
Clear Cutting
Strip Cutting
Selective Cutting
A tract of forested land in which a single tree species is do…
The practice of cutting down all the trees on a site. This le…
The practice of cutting down all the trees in a strip of fore…
The felling, at intervals, of the mature trees in a forest of…
Pure Stands
A tract of forested land in which a single tree species is do…
Clear Cutting
The practice of cutting down all the trees on a site. This le…
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Chapter 10 Geography
The countries in Atlantic South America
Amazon River
pampas
Brazil
Brazil, Paraguay, Uruguay, and Argentina.
The world's largest river system is the
Wide grassy plains are called the
largest country in Atlantic South America
The countries in Atlantic South America
Brazil, Paraguay, Uruguay, and Argentina.
Amazon River
The world's largest river system is the
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Geography for Christian Schools - Chapter 10 Significant Terms
maritime
Grand Banks
Acadia
Loyalist
bordering the sea
world famous fishing grounds off of Newfoundland
the three southernmost maritime provinces, first settled by t…
American colonists who lost their homes because they supporte…
maritime
bordering the sea
Grand Banks
world famous fishing grounds off of Newfoundland
World Geography Chapter 10
cordillera
tepuis
Llanos
El Dorado
a mountain system made up of parallel ranges
layers of sandstone that have resisted erosion atop plateaus…
a plains region in eastern Columbia and western Venezuela
"The Golden One" a legend of the early Chibcha people of Colo…
cordillera
a mountain system made up of parallel ranges
tepuis
layers of sandstone that have resisted erosion atop plateaus…
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Human Geography - Chapter 10 Terms
agribusiness
agricultural revolution
agriculture
aquaculture (or aquafarming)
commercial agriculture characterized by the integration of di…
the time when human beings first domesticated plants and anim…
the deliberate effort to modify a portion of Earth's surface…
the cultivation of seafood under controlled conditions
agribusiness
commercial agriculture characterized by the integration of di…
agricultural revolution
the time when human beings first domesticated plants and anim…
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Geography Chapter 10 - Terms Only
isthmus
Veracruz
Orizaba
conquistadores
Narrow strip of land with water on either side connecting two…
An important seaport and communications center
The highest mountain in Mexico
Spanish conquerers of foriegn lands during the colonial era
isthmus
Narrow strip of land with water on either side connecting two…
Veracruz
An important seaport and communications center
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World Geography Chapter 10 Terms
Spanish Conquest
Tenochtitlan
Institutional Revolutionary Party
mestizo
tore apart rich fabric of native life in Mexico
an Aztec city which is now the site of Mexico City today
a political party in Mexico that arose in 1929
people of mixed Spanish and Native American heritage
Spanish Conquest
tore apart rich fabric of native life in Mexico
Tenochtitlan
an Aztec city which is now the site of Mexico City today
Uebelhor Geography Chapter 10
Spanish conquest
Tenochtitlan
Institutional Revolutionary Party (PRI)
Mestizo
The conquering of the Native Americans by the Spanish
The ancient Aztec capital, site of Mexico City today
The political party introduced in 1929 in Mexico that helped…
People of mixed Spanish and Native American heritage
Spanish conquest
The conquering of the Native Americans by the Spanish
Tenochtitlan
The ancient Aztec capital, site of Mexico City today
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Geography Chapter 10 key terms
Aid
Antiretroviral
Developed Country
Developing Country
Donations of money,Food, Goods and services to countries in n…
A substance that Stops or slows activity of a Retrovirus such…
A county that has a high economic productivity, relatively hi…
A country where most people have a low economic standard of l…
Aid
Donations of money,Food, Goods and services to countries in n…
Antiretroviral
A substance that Stops or slows activity of a Retrovirus such…
Chapter 10 Human Geography
Agribusiness
Agriculture
Aquaculture
Biotechnology
agriculture conducted on commercial principles, especially us…
the science or practice of farming, including cultivation of…
also known as aquafarming, is the farming of aquatic organism…
the use of living systems and organisms to develop or make pr…
Agribusiness
agriculture conducted on commercial principles, especially us…
Agriculture
the science or practice of farming, including cultivation of…
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Geography chapter 10
Massachusetts
Rhode Island
Connecticut
New Hampshire
Focal point for the war of independence
Roger Williams ... Birthplace of the industrial revolution
Hartford - Insurance company of the world ... Submarine center -…
The white mountains - the presidential range ... Notches
Massachusetts
Focal point for the war of independence
Rhode Island
Roger Williams ... Birthplace of the industrial revolution
Chapter 10 Geography Key Terms
export
campesino
latifundia
minifundia
a commodity sent from one country to another for purposes of…
farmworker; generally, people who live and work in rural areas
in Latin America, large agricultural estates owned by familie…
in Latin America, small farms that produce food chiefly for f…
export
a commodity sent from one country to another for purposes of…
campesino
farmworker; generally, people who live and work in rural areas
AP Human Geography Chapter 10 Terms
Agribusiness
Agriculture
Agricultural hearths
Animal husbandry
Commercial agriculture characterized by integration of differ…
The deliberate effort to modify a portion of Earth's surface…
the origin of agricultural practices
An agricultural activity associated with the raising of domes…
Agribusiness
Commercial agriculture characterized by integration of differ…
Agriculture
The deliberate effort to modify a portion of Earth's surface…
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Chapter 10 Exam terms only Human Geography of Latin America
Spanish conquest
PRI- Institutional Revolutionary Party
NAFTA
Cultural hearth
The Spanish colonized most of South and Central America... Their…
Political party in Mexico that lead for 70 years... Promised lan…
Controversial trade agreement between USA Mexico, and Canada:…
A place where important ideas spread (Central America)
Spanish conquest
The Spanish colonized most of South and Central America... Their…
PRI- Institutional Revolutionary Party
Political party in Mexico that lead for 70 years... Promised lan…
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World Geography Chapter 10
Mexico is boared by the ___________ to…
Mexico is ____ the size of the United…
_________ largest nation.
Mexico comes from _______ an older nam…
Untied States , Belize , Guatemala
1/5 , 3 times
Eight
Mexica , Aztecs
Mexico is boared by the ___________ to…
Untied States , Belize , Guatemala
Mexico is ____ the size of the United…
1/5 , 3 times
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Geography Chapter 10 Terms
archipelago
Association of Southeast Asian Nations…
Australo-Melanesians
Austronesians
a group, often a chain, of islands
an organization of Southeast Asian governments that was estab…
groups of hunters and gatherers who moved from the present no…
Mongoliod groups of skilled farmers and seafarers from southe…
archipelago
a group, often a chain, of islands
Association of Southeast Asian Nations…
an organization of Southeast Asian governments that was estab…
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LC Geography Core Chapter 10 Mass Movement
Regolith:
A Lahar:
Deforestation:
Terracettes
.Is the loose material produced when rocks are weathered & er…
Is a mudflow made up of volcanic material and melted snow
Is the clearance of forests. This is usually due to logging (…
Step-like features or ridges that form on hillsides because o…
Regolith:
.Is the loose material produced when rocks are weathered & er…
A Lahar:
Is a mudflow made up of volcanic material and melted snow
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Europe Chapter 10 and 11/Geography
4 regions that make up the United King…
Why is the UK a major trading nation?
What are moors
What keeps the UK climate mild
England, Scotland, Wales, NI
It is on the Sea, & near mainland Europe
windy highlands and treeless
North Atlantic Current
4 regions that make up the United King…
England, Scotland, Wales, NI
Why is the UK a major trading nation?
It is on the Sea, & near mainland Europe
Chapter 10 Geography Flashcards
Peninsula
Irrigation
Sinkhole
Hacienda
A strip of land that juts out into an ocean.
The watering of farmland with water drawn from reservoirs or…
A hole formed when limestone is dissolved, causing the land a…
A large Spanish-owned estate in the Americas, often run as a…
Peninsula
A strip of land that juts out into an ocean.
Irrigation
The watering of farmland with water drawn from reservoirs or…
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Chapter 10 Geography
Tierra caliente... Tierra templada ... Tierr…
Natural gas ... Petroleum... Hydroelectric p…
Birds... Butterflies ... Plants... Animals
Carry goods... Food... Hide... Wool
4 climate types
3 major energy resources
4 types of wildlife
4 uses of llamas
Tierra caliente... Tierra templada ... Tierr…
4 climate types
Natural gas ... Petroleum... Hydroelectric p…
3 major energy resources
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Chapter 10 World Geography
Twelve Tables
Protestants
Franks
Renaissance
foundation of Roman law
wanted to reform Catholic Church
a Germanic people
"rebirth"
Twelve Tables
foundation of Roman law
Protestants
wanted to reform Catholic Church
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