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13 terms
Cultural Geography Canadian provinces
Ontario
Québec
British Columbia
Alberta
Ontario
Québec
13 terms
Cultural Geography Canadian provinces
Ontario
Québec
British Columbia
Alberta
Ontario
Québec
13 terms
World Geography - Canadian capitals
Alberta
British Columbia
Manitoba
New Brunswick
Edmonton
Victoria
Winnipeg
Fredericton
Alberta
Edmonton
British Columbia
Victoria
World Geography Canadian Vocabulary
Rocky Mountains
Niagara Falls
Grand Banks
Pulp
a major mountain range in western North America
spectacular waterfall; physical feature
a rich fishing ground near Newfoundland,Canada
softened wood fibers;used to make paper
Rocky Mountains
a major mountain range in western North America
Niagara Falls
spectacular waterfall; physical feature
13 terms
World Geography Canadian Territories
1st Territory
2nd Territory
3rd Territory
4th Territory
Prince Edward Island
Nova Scotia
New Brunswick
Newfoundland and Labrador
1st Territory
Prince Edward Island
2nd Territory
Nova Scotia
13 terms
World Geography Canadian Provinces and Territories
Alberta
British Columbia
Manitoba
New Brunswick
Edmonton
Victoria
Winnipeg
Fredericton
Alberta
Edmonton
British Columbia
Victoria
34 terms
World Geography and Cultures, Chapter 2
technology
global village
tradition
interdependent countries
the use of science and machines to improve ways of doing things
the sharing of ideas, cultures, and customs around the world
an idea, belief, or custom that people pass down to their dec…
countries that depend on, or need, each other; or affect each…
technology
the use of science and machines to improve ways of doing things
global village
the sharing of ideas, cultures, and customs around the world
19 terms
World Geography and Cultures, Chapter 8
LESSON 1, vocabulary
Arctic
Scandinavia
Industrial Revolution
...
The cold area at the most northern part of Earth
The five countries of northern Europe: Norway, Sweden, Finlan…
A nonviolent change in the late 1700's that included a great…
LESSON 1, vocabulary
...
Arctic
The cold area at the most northern part of Earth
28 terms
World Geography and Cultures Chapter 5
LESSON 1 vocabulary
Isthmus
Valley of Mexico
plate tectonics
...
A narrow strip of land connecting two larger land areas
A stretch of lowlands between mountains
The belief that there is slow movement of Earth's plates.
LESSON 1 vocabulary
...
Isthmus
A narrow strip of land connecting two larger land areas
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…
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?
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
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
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…
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
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…
30 terms
World Cultures - Introduction to Geography
Geography
Perspective
Landscapes
Cartography
The study of the earth and its features and of the distributi…
A particular attitude or way of viewing something
The overall appearance of an area that is shaped by both huma…
The science of making maps
Geography
The study of the earth and its features and of the distributi…
Perspective
A particular attitude or way of viewing something
13 terms
BJU Cultural Geography Canadian Province/Capitals
Newfoundland and Labrador
Nova Scotia
Prince Edward Island
New Brunswick
St. John's
Halifax
Charlottetown
Fredericton
Newfoundland and Labrador
St. John's
Nova Scotia
Halifax
24 terms
World Cultures Geography
Geography
Human Geography
Physical Geography
Location
A science that studies the people, the features, and the syst…
Social science that studies where people, places and things a…
A natural science that studies the process of the earth's env…
Where something is on the earth
Geography
A science that studies the people, the features, and the syst…
Human Geography
Social science that studies where people, places and things a…
28 terms
World Cultures geography
Mediterranean Sea
Caspian Sea
Black Sea
Arabian Sea
Mediterranean Sea
Caspian Sea
14 terms
World Cultural Geography L
Labor Intensive
Lagoon
Land Redistribution
Language family
Effort requiring a large human work force.
shallow pool of water at the center of an atoll.
A policy by which land is expropriated from those who own lar…
group of related languages that have all developed from one e…
Labor Intensive
Effort requiring a large human work force.
Lagoon
shallow pool of water at the center of an atoll.
27 terms
World Cultural Geography P
Paddy
Pampas
Pastoralism
Peat
Irrigated or flooded land on which rice is grown.
grassy, treeless plains of southern South America, used for g…
The raising and grazing of livestock.
vegetable matter, mainly mosses, usually found in swamps; som…
Paddy
Irrigated or flooded land on which rice is grown.
Pampas
grassy, treeless plains of southern South America, used for g…
16 terms
World Cultural Geography B
Barbarian
Barter
Basin
Batik
A person without manners or civilized customs.
The exchange of goods for goods, or services without the use…
An area drained by a river and its tributaries.
method of dyeing cloth to produce beautiful patterns, develop…
Barbarian
A person without manners or civilized customs.
Barter
The exchange of goods for goods, or services without the use…
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
29 terms
World Cultural Geography M
Malnutrition
Mantle
Mantra
Manufacturing
Disease caused by the lack of proper food; inadequate nutriti…
A thick layer of mostly solid rock beneath the earth's crust…
In Hinduism, a sacred word or phrase repeated in prayers and…
The process of turning raw materials into finished products.
Malnutrition
Disease caused by the lack of proper food; inadequate nutriti…
Mantle
A thick layer of mostly solid rock beneath the earth's crust…
27 terms
Latin America geography - world cultures
Puerto Rico
Bahamas
Belize
Costa Rica
Puerto Rico
Bahamas
37 terms
Pearson World Geography and Cultures, Chapter 3
LESSON #1
continent
industry
LESSON #2
...
The idea that the continents have moved horizontally to their…
All the businesses that make one kind of product or offer one…
...
LESSON #1
...
continent
The idea that the continents have moved horizontally to their…
11 terms
World Geography: Global Cultures
Culture
Language family
Ethnic group
Culture region
Way of life of a group of people who share similar culture tr…
Group of related languages that have all developed from one e…
Group of people who share common ancestry, language, religion…
Division of the Earth in which people share a similar way of…
Culture
Way of life of a group of people who share similar culture tr…
Language family
Group of related languages that have all developed from one e…
14 terms
Western World Geography- Canadian Province Study Guide
Yukon
Northwest Territories
Nunavut
British Columbia
Whitehorse
Yellowknife
Iqualuit
Vancouver
Yukon
Whitehorse
Northwest Territories
Yellowknife
23 terms
World Cultural Geography A
Abdicate
Aborigine
Absolute Location
Acculturation
To relinquish power or responsibility formally; to surrender…
An original inhabitant; one of the original inhabitants of Au…
The exact position on the earth in which a place can be found.
The process of accepting, borrowing and exchanging traits and…
Abdicate
To relinquish power or responsibility formally; to surrender…
Aborigine
An original inhabitant; one of the original inhabitants of Au…
29 terms
World Cultures Geography
map key
absolute location
relative map
Distortion
tells you what signs mean on the map
the exact location of something
a map you can show someone that isn't disorted
when a country or continent is shown inaccurate
map key
tells you what signs mean on the map
absolute location
the exact location of something
52 terms
World Geography and Cultures Unit
Afrikaans
Apartheid
Clan
Desertification (what are the contribu…
the language spoken primarily is south Africa
the separation of the races, segragation
large groups of people descended from an early common ancestor
long periods of drought, land use
Afrikaans
the language spoken primarily is south Africa
Apartheid
the separation of the races, segragation
16 terms
World Cultural Geography T
Taiga
Taoism
Tariff
Temperature
a Russian term for the vast subarctic forest, mainly evergree…
Ancient religion or tradition of China.
A duty or tax imposed by a government on imported goods.
a measure of how hot or cold something is, generally measured…
Taiga
a Russian term for the vast subarctic forest, mainly evergree…
Taoism
Ancient religion or tradition of China.
16 terms
National Geographic World Cultures and Geography: Europe Culture
dialect
heritage
perspective
abstract
a regional variation of a main language
a traditional passed down from ancestors
an artistic way of showing objects as they appear to people i…
an artistic style that stresses form and color over realism
dialect
a regional variation of a main language
heritage
a traditional passed down from ancestors
23 terms
World Cultures East Asia Geography
Burma
India
China
Brunei
Burma
India
32 terms
World Cultural Geography S
Savanna
Scale
Secede
Sediment
A tropical grassland with scattered trees, located in the war…
on a map, the relationship of measures on the map to actual m…
To withdraw formally from membership in a political or religi…
Small particles of soil, sand, and gravel carried and deposit…
Savanna
A tropical grassland with scattered trees, located in the war…
Scale
on a map, the relationship of measures on the map to actual m…
40 terms
World Cultural Geography C
Calligraphy
Canopy
Capital
Capitalist
The art of beautiful and decorative handwriting.
top layer of a rain forest, where the tops of tall trees come…
Wealth in the form of money or property owned or used in busi…
Descriptive of an economic system in which the means of produ…
Calligraphy
The art of beautiful and decorative handwriting.
Canopy
top layer of a rain forest, where the tops of tall trees come…
23 terms
World Cultures Geography+People
Latin America
Llanero
Mato Grosso
What do Vertical climate zones cause
-Huge variation of climate... -Poor economy... -7000 miles from bor…
people who live in llanos
-located towards center of South America... -Good land for cattl…
variation of diet
Latin America
-Huge variation of climate... -Poor economy... -7000 miles from bor…
Llanero
people who live in llanos
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
22 terms
World Culture Cultural Geography
define culture
Who is Immanuel Kant?
What did Immanuel Kant do?
What is Cultural Geography?
an act of developing intellectual ability with education. a f…
A German philosopher and geographer
-developed distinction btwn history and geography... -geography=…
-study of spatial varitations within cultural groups... -how lan…
define culture
an act of developing intellectual ability with education. a f…
Who is Immanuel Kant?
A German philosopher and geographer
22 terms
World Geography and Culture Chapter 6
LESSON 1 vocabulary
Archipelago
mainland
rimland
...
A chain of islands
A large area of land that is not an island
The land, often islands and coastal plains, around the edge o…
LESSON 1 vocabulary
...
Archipelago
A chain of islands
39 terms
World Geography SOL - Cultural Geography
What is it called when someone has mor…
What is it called when someone only ha…
What is the belief in one god?
This is when a person or group adopts…
polygamy
monogamy
monotheism
acculturation
What is it called when someone has mor…
polygamy
What is it called when someone only ha…
monogamy
13 terms
World Geography and Culture, Chapter 7
LESSON 1 vocabulary
Pangaea
Continental drift
LESSON 2, vocabulary
...
The one huge piece of land that once was in Earth's ocean
The theory that only one huge piece of land was once in Earth…
...
LESSON 1 vocabulary
...
Pangaea
The one huge piece of land that once was in Earth's ocean
World Cultures and Geography Vocabulary
Geography
Environment
Spatial
Location
The study of people, places, and environments
The physical surroundings of a location
Where a place is located and its physical relationship to oth…
An exact position using latitude and longitude, or a descript…
Geography
The study of people, places, and environments
Environment
The physical surroundings of a location
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?
34 terms
World Cultures geography
What does the study of geography inclu…
Geography-
Geography is...
Spacial terms-
Describing the world in spacial terms, differences of differe…
The study of the Earth's physical features and the living thi…
Describing the world in spacial terms, understanding maps, an…
relationships between people and places using terms of space…
What does the study of geography inclu…
Describing the world in spacial terms, differences of differe…
Geography-
The study of the Earth's physical features and the living thi…
6 terms
World Cultures Geography Vocab
Geography
Human Geography
Physical Geography
Location
A science that studies the people, the features, and the syst…
Social science that studies where people, places, and things…
A natural science that studies the processes of the Earth's e…
Where something is on the earth
Geography
A science that studies the people, the features, and the syst…
Human Geography
Social science that studies where people, places, and things…
71 terms
Introduction to World Geography and Culture
Cardinal directions
Intermediate directions
compass rose
hemisphere
North, South , East, West
northeast, southeast, southwest, northwest
symbol on a map showing directions
one half of the earth
Cardinal directions
North, South , East, West
Intermediate directions
northeast, southeast, southwest, northwest
WORLD GEOGRAPHY - CULTURE #2
Monarchy
Dictatorship
Democracy
Oligarchy
a form of autocracy with a hereditary king or queen exercisin…
a country, government, or the form of government in which abs…
system of government in which leaders rule with consent of th…
system of government in which a small group holds power
Monarchy
a form of autocracy with a hereditary king or queen exercisin…
Dictatorship
a country, government, or the form of government in which abs…
12 terms
WORLD CULTURES ESSENTIALS OF GEOGRAPHY
CULTURAL REGIONS
POLITICAL MAP
PHYSICAL MAP
THEMATIC MAP
Regions defined by similar culture traits and cultural landsc…
A map that shows man-made features such as boundaries, countr…
A map that shows mountains, hills, plains, rivers, lakes, oce…
A type of map that displays one or more variables-such as pop…
CULTURAL REGIONS
Regions defined by similar culture traits and cultural landsc…
POLITICAL MAP
A map that shows man-made features such as boundaries, countr…
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