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Geology and Canadian Geography
Topographic Map
Contour Line
Contour Interval
Pangaea
Map showing Physical Features
Drawn on map to show altitude and slope
Space between contour lines
super continent in the triassic
Topographic Map
Map showing Physical Features
Contour Line
Drawn on map to show altitude and slope
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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
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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
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World geography Canadian provinces and capitals
Newfoundland
Nova Scotia
Prince Edward Island
New Brunswick
St. John's
Halifax
Charlottetown
Fredericton
Newfoundland
St. John's
Nova Scotia
Halifax
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the physical world, geology and geography
nothingness, the void
outer space
the heavens, the skies
the celestial body
das Nichts
der Weltraum
der Himmel
der Himmelskörper
nothingness, the void
das Nichts
outer space
der Weltraum
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World Geography Geology Terms
Lithosphere
Hydrosphere
Biosphere
Atmosphere
Solid, rocky crust, inorganic+minerals
Water on or near the Earth, oceans, rivers, lakes, plus moist…
All living organisms
Body of air surrounding the planet
Lithosphere
Solid, rocky crust, inorganic+minerals
Hydrosphere
Water on or near the Earth, oceans, rivers, lakes, plus moist…
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Western World Geography- Canadian Province Study Guide
Yukon
Northwest Territories
Nunavut
British Columbia
Whitehorse
Yellowknife
Iqualuit
Vancouver
Yukon
Whitehorse
Northwest Territories
Yellowknife
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VOCAB: Physical World, Geology and Geography
in voller Pracht
in voller Blüte
in der Ferne
rolling hills
in all its glory
in full bloom
in the distance
sanfte Hügel
in voller Pracht
in all its glory
in voller Blüte
in full bloom
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Making Connections: Issues in Canadian Geography- Chapter 2- Exploring Connections: Landforms, Geology, and Human Activities
plate tectonics
weathering
erosion
deposition
the theory that the Earth's outer shell is made up of individ…
the breaking down of rocks
the moving of broken-up pieces of rock
the building up of eroded materials in a new location
plate tectonics
the theory that the Earth's outer shell is made up of individ…
weathering
the breaking down of rocks
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Canadian Geography
Alberta
Atlantic Ocean
British Columbia
Canadian Rockies
Alberta
Atlantic Ocean
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World Geography Chapter 3 Section 2
Evaporation
Humidity
Condensation
Orographic effect
process by which liquid changes into gas
the amount of water vapor in the air
the process by which water vapor changes from a gas into liqu…
cooling effect that occurs when air is forced to rise over a…
Evaporation
process by which liquid changes into gas
Humidity
the amount of water vapor in the air
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Canadian Provinces
British Columbia
Manitoba
New Brunswick
Newfoundland
British Columbia
Manitoba
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World Geo: Ch #4.4 - Urban Geography
Urban Geography
Urbanization
Cities
Suburbs
study of how people use space in cities.
the dramatic rise in the number of cities and the changes in…
Areas with large populations that also serve as centers of bu…
The built-up area around the central city. Mostly residential…
Urban Geography
study of how people use space in cities.
Urbanization
the dramatic rise in the number of cities and the changes in…
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World Geography Chapter 5 Section 1
Demography
Population density
Birth rate
Death rate
the study of human populations so you can learn about future…
the average number of people living in an area. Population de…
the number of births each year for every 1000 people in an ar…
total number of deaths each year for every 1000 people in an…
Demography
the study of human populations so you can learn about future…
Population density
the average number of people living in an area. Population de…
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World Geography MAP FINAL!
China
Japan
Mongolia
North Korea
China
Japan
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World Geography Chapter 5 Section 2
Culture
Culture Traits
Ethnic groups
Acculturation
a people's way of life, their beliefs, customs, and traditions.
learned activities & behaviors that people have are religion,…
human populations that share a common culture or ancestry.
process in which an individual or group adopts some of the tr…
Culture
a people's way of life, their beliefs, customs, and traditions.
Culture Traits
learned activities & behaviors that people have are religion,…
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Wonderful World of Geography Europe map
Iceland
Norway
Sweden
Finland
Reykjavik
Oslo
Stockholm
Helsinki
Iceland
Reykjavik
Norway
Oslo
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Canadian Provinces, Territories, and Capitals
Alberta
British Columbia
Manitoba
New Brunswick
Edmonton
Victoria
Winnipeg
Fredericton
Alberta
Edmonton
British Columbia
Victoria
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World Geography
Geography
Meteorology
Cartography
Longitude
The study of everything.
The study of the weather.
The Study of maps.
Imaginary lines that run north and south.
Geography
The study of everything.
Meteorology
The study of the weather.
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World Geography Exam Countries
Morocco
Algeria
Tunisia
Libya
Morocco
Algeria
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Canadian Capitals
Edmonton
Victoria
Winnipeg
Fredericton
Alberta
British Columbia
Manitoba
New Brunswick
Edmonton
Alberta
Victoria
British Columbia
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World Geography Chapter 4 Section 1
Core
Mantle
Magma
Plate Tectonics
The central part of the Earth, made up of a solid inner core…
the layer of the earth between the crust and the core.
molten rock beneath the earth's surface.
a theory that the surface of the Earth is broken up into plat…
Core
The central part of the Earth, made up of a solid inner core…
Mantle
the layer of the earth between the crust and the core.
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World Geography
North America
South America
Africa
Europe
One of the seven large areas of land on the earth
One of the seven large areas of land on the earth
One of the seven large areas of land on the earth
One of the seven large areas of land on the earth that
North America
One of the seven large areas of land on the earth
South America
One of the seven large areas of land on the earth
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World Geography Vocabulary
Absolute Location
Relative Location
Latitude
Longitude
A point on the earth's surface expressed by a coordinate syst…
The description of a place with respect to its environment an…
A measurement, in degrees, of a place's distance north or sou…
A measurement, in degrees, of a place's distance east or west…
Absolute Location
A point on the earth's surface expressed by a coordinate syst…
Relative Location
The description of a place with respect to its environment an…
100 terms
World Geography
China
Japan
Mongolia
North Korea
China
Japan
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STAAR World Geography Vocabulary
Physical Geography
Human Geography
Geography
Columbian Exchange
The study of natural features on the surface of Earth. Such a…
The study of how people have spread across Earth and the char…
The study of features on Earth's surface including landforms,…
The widespread exchange of people, plants, animals, disease b…
Physical Geography
The study of natural features on the surface of Earth. Such a…
Human Geography
The study of how people have spread across Earth and the char…
Unit 1 World Geography Vocab List
Map Projection
Absolute Location
Relative Location
G.P.S. - Global Positioning System
a projection of the globe onto a flat map using a grid of lin…
The exact position of a place on the earth's surface.
The position of a place in relation to another place
a navigational system that can determine absolute location by…
Map Projection
a projection of the globe onto a flat map using a grid of lin…
Absolute Location
The exact position of a place on the earth's surface.
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World Geography Review HONORS
absolute location
relative location
biosphere
spatial diffusion
The location of a place represented by latitude and longitude.
The location of a place in comparison to another location.
The regions of the earth that contain living organisms.
The process by which cultural elements spread from one area t…
absolute location
The location of a place represented by latitude and longitude.
relative location
The location of a place in comparison to another location.
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Canadian Geography: Map Cities, Provinces etc.
The capital of Alberta
The largest city in Alberta
The capital of British Columbia
The largest city in British Columbia
Edmonton
Calgary
Victoria
Vancouver
The capital of Alberta
Edmonton
The largest city in Alberta
Calgary
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World Geo: Ch# 4.2 - Population Geography
Birth Rate
Fertility Rate
Mortality Rate
Infant Mortality
the number of live births per thousand population.
the average number of children a woman of childbearing years…
also called the death rate—is the number of deaths per thousa…
shows the number of deaths among infants under age one per th…
Birth Rate
the number of live births per thousand population.
Fertility Rate
the average number of children a woman of childbearing years…
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Chapter 1 World Geography
geography
geographic information systems (GIS)
absolute location
relative location
Is the study of people, environments and their resources.
a computer system that stores, organizes, analyzes, and displ…
Exact location of a place on the earth described by global co…
Location in relation to other places.
geography
Is the study of people, environments and their resources.
geographic information systems (GIS)
a computer system that stores, organizes, analyzes, and displ…
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World Geography Unit 1
absolute location
relative location
physical characteristics
human characteristics
allows us to pinpoint the exact location of any point on Eart…
Refers to the way a place is perceived and how that place rel…
topography, climate, vegetation, wildlife
agriculture, architecture, religion, economics
absolute location
allows us to pinpoint the exact location of any point on Eart…
relative location
Refers to the way a place is perceived and how that place rel…
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World Geography
North America
Central America
Caribbean
South America
North America
Central America
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World Geography Chapter 6-Canada Test Review
Old-growth Forest
Timberline
Aquaculture
Chinook
Complex forest that has developed over a long period of time…
Elevation above which it is too cold for trees to grow
The cultivation of seafood
A seasonal warm wind that blows down the Rocky Mountains in l…
Old-growth Forest
Complex forest that has developed over a long period of time…
Timberline
Elevation above which it is too cold for trees to grow
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Introduction to World Geography
Geography
Culture
Religion
Themes
is the study of Earth's people, landforms, climates, and reso…
is the beliefs, ideas, art, and customs of a group of people
is the way people believe and pray to God or to many Gods
is an important main idea. (There are five (5) themes of geog…
Geography
is the study of Earth's people, landforms, climates, and reso…
Culture
is the beliefs, ideas, art, and customs of a group of people
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Chapter 2 World Geography
weather
climate
rotation
revolution
Condition of earths atmosphere at a particular time and place
Overall weather in an area over a long period of time
Earth spinning on it's axis
Earth's yearly orbit around the Sun
weather
Condition of earths atmosphere at a particular time and place
climate
Overall weather in an area over a long period of time
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Ancient World Geography
Mediterranean Sea
Tigris & Euphrates Rivers
Mesopotamia
Fertile Crescent
Mediterranean Sea
Tigris & Euphrates Rivers
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Grade 9 Canadian Geography Terms
region
tectonic
fold mountains
volcanic mountains
an area with similar characteristics
to do with the structure of the Earth's crust
mountains created by the bending of rock layers
mountains created by breaks in the Earth's crust
region
an area with similar characteristics
tectonic
to do with the structure of the Earth's crust
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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…
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World Geography SOL Culture Sites - Pictures Only
Red Square
Kremlin
Machu Picchu
Tikal
Red Square
Kremlin
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World Geography SOL Culture Sites
Red Square
Red Square
St. Basil's Church
St. Basil's Church
This is the area in central Moscow adjacent (next) to the Kre…
This is the famous church, which is located in the Red Square…
Red Square
This is the area in central Moscow adjacent (next) to the Kre…
Red Square
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World Geography A Unit 3 Chapter 1 The United States and Canada
Prairies
Alaska
The Appalachian Mountains
The Great Lakes
Which geographical feature, made of large treeless areas and…
Which of the following areas is included in the Ring of Fire?
Which of the following mountain ranges found in the United St…
Which formation was created by glaciers in the last ice age?
Prairies
Which geographical feature, made of large treeless areas and…
Alaska
Which of the following areas is included in the Ring of Fire?
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World Geography - World Map
Africa
Antarctica
Asia
Australia
Africa
Antarctica
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World Geo Final Exam: Physical Geography
Atlantic ocean
Pacific Ocean
Arctic ocean
Mississippi River
Atlantic ocean
Pacific Ocean
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Chapter 3 World Geography
culture
population density
birthrate
immigrant
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
Number of individuals per unit area
Number of live births per 1000 population in a given year.
A person who comes to a country where they were not born in o…
culture
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
population density
Number of individuals per unit area
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Geology
Geology
Igneous
Igneous
Igneous
Study of rocks
Type of rock formed by heat or from molten rock
The oldest type of rock
Type of rock which makes up 80% of Earth's crust
Geology
Study of rocks
Igneous
Type of rock formed by heat or from molten rock
World Geography Unit 2 Vocab List
culture
language family
ethnic group
culture region
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
group of languages with a shared but fairly distant origin
people of the same race or nationality who share a distinctiv…
An area in which people have many shared culture traits
culture
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
language family
group of languages with a shared but fairly distant origin
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World Geography A Unit 1 Chapter 2 Vocabulary
ozone
weather
climate
fall
ozono
el tiempo o el clima
el clima
el otoño
ozone
ozono
weather
el tiempo o el clima
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World Geography: Chapter 4 Terms
culture
society
ethnic group
innovation
the total knowledge, attitudes and behavior shared by and pas…
a group that shares a geographic region, a common language an…
a group of people who share language, customs and a common he…
taking existing elements of society and creating something ne…
culture
the total knowledge, attitudes and behavior shared by and pas…
society
a group that shares a geographic region, a common language an…
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World Geography Test #3
government ruled by the people
government ruled by a king or queen
Democratic Republic
one person rules and the power is take…
What is a Democracy?
What is a Monarchy?
What type of government does the U.S. have?
What is a Dictatorship?
government ruled by the people
What is a Democracy?
government ruled by a king or queen
What is a Monarchy?
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