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10 terms
New World History and Geography 2.3
Eskimos
Inuit
Seal and Caribou
blubber
The people of Northern Alaska.
The people of Greenland and Arctic Canada.
Common meats of the Tundra.
used for cooking, light, and heat.
Eskimos
The people of Northern Alaska.
Inuit
The people of Greenland and Arctic Canada.
20 terms
World History Midterm Review - Geography
geography
5 themes of geography
Lines & Poles
migration
The study of people, places, and things and how they relate t…
movement- The import and export of goods. ... location- The lati…
equator ... Artic Circle... Antarctic Circle... Tropic of Cancer... Tropi…
the process of moving to a different location
geography
The study of people, places, and things and how they relate t…
5 themes of geography
movement- The import and export of goods. ... location- The lati…
56 terms
Geography of AP World History STA
Cape of Good Hope
Horn of Africa
Cape Horn
Red Sea
The southern tip of Africa.
Underneath Saudi Arabia, north east tip of africa.
The southern tip of South America.
The sea between saudi arabia and egypt.
Cape of Good Hope
The southern tip of Africa.
Horn of Africa
Underneath Saudi Arabia, north east tip of africa.
18 terms
World History Five Themes of Geography
Location
Absolute Location
Relative location
Place
The study of where places are located on earth
A way of showing the exact location of a place on a map using…
Location based on its' relation to another place (when using…
Geographers study human and physical characteristics of a pla…
Location
The study of where places are located on earth
Absolute Location
A way of showing the exact location of a place on a map using…
78 terms
Old World History and Geography Final
democracy
Homer
Punic Wars
Julius Ceasar
The word that is made from two Greek words for "people" and "…
The famous bard of ancient Greece
The series of wars that Rome fought against Carthage
The Roman general who "crossed the Rubicon"
democracy
The word that is made from two Greek words for "people" and "…
Homer
The famous bard of ancient Greece
Unit 1: Basic Geography for World History I
Define geography.
What are three factors that affect the…
What is a continent?
What are the seven continents?
the study of Earth's landscapes, people, places, and environm…
1. Location... 2. Climate... 3. Physical surroundings
a large land mass surrounded by water
1. North America... 2. South America... 3. Europe... 4. Asia... 5. Africa…
Define geography.
the study of Earth's landscapes, people, places, and environm…
What are three factors that affect the…
1. Location... 2. Climate... 3. Physical surroundings
41 terms
New World History & Geography Ch 15
Middle America
Canada & US
Roman Catholicism
Aztecs
the region formed by Mexico, Central America and the West Ind…
the 2 large countries that form Anglo-America
the main religion in Latin America
the Indian tribe that built a powerful empire in Mexico
Middle America
the region formed by Mexico, Central America and the West Ind…
Canada & US
the 2 large countries that form Anglo-America
22 terms
World History/Geography - Period 4 Places to Know
Eurasia
Brazil
Haiti
Cuba
Eurasia
Brazil
9 terms
Unit Geography and History of the World (Second)
What are three examples of primary act…
What are things you would find on all…
Three examples of secondary activity:
What was Alfred Wegener's 3 points of…
Farming, fishing, hunting
Map key, compass rose, legend
Manufacturing, construction, pottery
Looked like he fit together, plates moved 10 cm a year, simil…
What are three examples of primary act…
Farming, fishing, hunting
What are things you would find on all…
Map key, compass rose, legend
22 terms
World History - Geography Study Guide
Equator
Prime Meridian
Hemisphere
Continent
Lines of latitude,degree starting point is zero.
Lines of longitude, degree starting point is zero.
Half of sphere(circle).
Any of the world's main continuous expanses of land (Africa,A…
Equator
Lines of latitude,degree starting point is zero.
Prime Meridian
Lines of longitude, degree starting point is zero.
25 terms
Xander World geography and history 2
geography
Greek contribution to geography
Islamic golden age contribution to geo…
China's contribution to geography
a study of places and the relationships between people and th…
developed detailed maps of their environment, including Europ…
developed first rectangular map based on a grid, applied stud…
Advanced in field of astronomy, first to use a compass for na…
geography
a study of places and the relationships between people and th…
Greek contribution to geography
developed detailed maps of their environment, including Europ…
24 terms
World History/Geography - Period 3 Places To Know
Kyber Pass
Constantinople
Himalayan Mountains
Bay of Bengal
Kyber Pass
Constantinople
14 terms
World History Geography Terms 1
absolute location
continent
elevation
Equator
exact location of a place on the earth described by global co…
one of the seven large landmasses on the earth
height of land above sea level
imaginary line that runs around the earth halfway between the…
absolute location
exact location of a place on the earth described by global co…
continent
one of the seven large landmasses on the earth
30 terms
Old World History and Geography chapter 8
Aesop
Aksum
Athansius the Great
altitude
writer of famous fables
Africa's first and greatest Christian kingdom
an early church leader who boldly proclaimed the Jesus is God
the height above sea level
Aesop
writer of famous fables
Aksum
Africa's first and greatest Christian kingdom
25 terms
World History- Rome: Geography and Origins
The Apennines are in _____________ Ita…
The city of Rome is situated on the ri…
For food, Romans grew or raised each o…
The Italian Peninsula had abundant for…
East
Tiber
Rice
North
The Apennines are in _____________ Ita…
East
The city of Rome is situated on the ri…
Tiber
52 terms
Chapter 12 Old World History and Geography
Gladiator
Colosseum
Martyrs
Catacombs
armed man trained to fight and kill other men for sport
huge outdoor arena in Rome
Christians who willingly give up their lives rather than deny…
underground chambers used as cemeteries
Gladiator
armed man trained to fight and kill other men for sport
Colosseum
huge outdoor arena in Rome
73 terms
Honors Geography and History of the World Final
Nations
State
Nation-State
DMZ
A group of people who feel bound by a common language, cultur…
Or country, is a sovereign, self-governing political entity.
Occurs when a nation and a state largely coincide.
(Korea Demilitarized Zone)... A strip of land running across the…
Nations
A group of people who feel bound by a common language, cultur…
State
Or country, is a sovereign, self-governing political entity.
8 terms
New World History and Geography Chapter 9
Impressment
Ghost Towns
Spirituals
Erie Canal
...
...
...
...
Impressment
...
Ghost Towns
...
23 terms
World Cultures and Geography: East Asia - China's History
Dynasty
Empire
Moral
Caravan
a series of rulers from the same family
A group of peoples or states ruled by a strong single ruler.
Right and good ,describing human behavior
a group of merchants traveling together for safety
Dynasty
a series of rulers from the same family
Empire
A group of peoples or states ruled by a strong single ruler.
16 terms
world history 5 themes of geography
Location
Relative location
Latitude
Longitude
Position on the earth's surface
Describes the position of a place in relation to another place
East and west
North and south
Location
Position on the earth's surface
Relative location
Describes the position of a place in relation to another place
61 terms
World History and Geography II: The Enlightenment
elizabeth I was last monarch of what d…
major accomplishments of elizabeth I (3)
James I began what dynasty
divine right of kings
tudor
brought Renaissance to England ... allowed religious freedom ... ma…
Stuart
the power of the monarch comes from God and can't be challeng…
elizabeth I was last monarch of what d…
tudor
major accomplishments of elizabeth I (3)
brought Renaissance to England ... allowed religious freedom ... ma…
New World History and Geography Chapter 7: Map
Labrador Peninsula
Ungava Peninsula
Baja California
Florida Peninsula
Labrador Peninsula
Ungava Peninsula
22 terms
World History- 5 Themes of Geography
Culture
Geography
1. Location
Absolute Location
A persons way of life (Includes Geography)
The study of people, their environments, and their resources
Position on Earth's surface
Exactly where you are (ex. Coordinates longitude/latitude)
Culture
A persons way of life (Includes Geography)
Geography
The study of people, their environments, and their resources
52 terms
Xander World Geography and History 1
absolute location
basin
bay
canyon
exact location of a place on the earth described by global co…
area of land drained by a given river and its branches; area…
part of a large body of water that extends into a shoreline,…
deep and narrow valley with steep walls
absolute location
exact location of a place on the earth described by global co…
basin
area of land drained by a given river and its branches; area…
33 terms
New World History & Geography chapters 17&18
Brazil is as big as the
Andes Mountains
Amazon River
Madeira River
Continental United States
The longest and second highest mountain range in the world
World's largest river
The amazons longest tributary
Brazil is as big as the
Continental United States
Andes Mountains
The longest and second highest mountain range in the world
42 terms
New World History & Geography Chapter 4
What is the fourth largest country in…
Name the system of low mountain ranges…
Name the mountain pass used by settler…
What is the largest known underground…
US
Appalachian Mountains
Cumberland Gap
Mammoth Cave
What is the fourth largest country in…
US
Name the system of low mountain ranges…
Appalachian Mountains
Old World History and Geography Test 1
The written record of mankind
A false idea of how man began
A belief based on fear and ignorance r…
A large body of people who think of th…
History
Evolution
Superstition
Nation
The written record of mankind
History
A false idea of how man began
Evolution
40 terms
New World History and Geography ch 12 Review
Mary McLeod Bethune
Great White Fleet
Fast Mail
Great Depression
first black-American woman to head a federal agency
16 white battleships President Roosevelt sent on a world tour
name of the famous mail train that traveled between New York…
the difficult years of 1929-1939
Mary McLeod Bethune
first black-American woman to head a federal agency
Great White Fleet
16 white battleships President Roosevelt sent on a world tour
Honors world history geography test
what are the 5 themes of geography
latitude
international dateline
equator
location, movement, places, regions, and human and environmen…
aka parallels, lines that go from east to west on a map or gl…
line that marks where the days change, if its Sunday east of…
line that divides the earth into two equal parts, the norther…
what are the 5 themes of geography
location, movement, places, regions, and human and environmen…
latitude
aka parallels, lines that go from east to west on a map or gl…
18 terms
Honors World History- Maps: Asia Geography
Kashmir
Tibet
Khyber Pass
Karakoram Mountains
state in northern India
Plateau north of Himalayas
Mountain pass connecting Afghanistan and Pakistan
Kashmir
state in northern India
Tibet
Plateau north of Himalayas
94 terms
New World History & Geography Chapter 3
What is the second largest country in…
What is one of the least used and most…
Canada's Arctic Islands are located no…
Which island is the largest island on…
Canada
Canadian North
Baffin Island, Victoria Island, and Ellesmere Island
Vancouver Island
What is the second largest country in…
Canada
What is one of the least used and most…
Canadian North
27 terms
Old World History and Geography Test 9
Theater
acropolis
gymnasium
stadium
usually the largest gathering place in the Greek city-state
the religious center of the city
the place where men practiced sports
a long racing track
Theater
usually the largest gathering place in the Greek city-state
acropolis
the religious center of the city
Study Guide for World History and Geography
WHI.3B- Development of social, politic…
WHI.3C- Development Of Religious Tradi…
WHI.4B- Aryan mygrations and the caste…
WHI.4F- Impact of Confucianism, Taoism…
River valleys were the cradles of civilization. Each civiliza…
Religion was a major part of life and all early civilizations…
Classical Indian civilization began in the Indus River Valley…
Contributions of Confucianism in forming the social order in…
WHI.3B- Development of social, politic…
River valleys were the cradles of civilization. Each civiliza…
WHI.3C- Development Of Religious Tradi…
Religion was a major part of life and all early civilizations…
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Abeka Old World History & Geography Quiz
steppe climate
date palm
Arabic language
Islam
Between the desert regions and the Mediterranean lands are ar…
The __________ has always been important to the people of the…
Most people in the Middle East are Arabs who speak the ______…
Most people in the Middle East are Arabs who practice the rel…
steppe climate
Between the desert regions and the Mediterranean lands are ar…
date palm
The __________ has always been important to the people of the…
14 terms
World History-Geography and Culture-World War 2
Appeasement
Axis Powers
Allies
Benito Mussolini
The making of concessions to an aggressor to avoid war.
In World War 2: the 1936 alliance of Germany, Italy, and Japan.
Alliance including the United States, Great Britain, and the…
Founder of the Italian Fascist Party in Italy and leader of I…
Appeasement
The making of concessions to an aggressor to avoid war.
Axis Powers
In World War 2: the 1936 alliance of Germany, Italy, and Japan.
30 terms
World History: Geography Middle East
Capital of Turkey
Capital of Syria
Capital of Iraq
Capital of Iran
Ankara
Damascas
Bagdad
Terran
Capital of Turkey
Ankara
Capital of Syria
Damascas
17 terms
World Cultures and Geography: East Asia - History of Japan and Korea
Samurai
Shogun
Zaibatsu
Competitive
A member of a powerful military caste in feudal Japan.
A military governor of Japan.
A large Japanese business conglomerate.
Able to try to win a contest or race.
Samurai
A member of a powerful military caste in feudal Japan.
Shogun
A military governor of Japan.
16 terms
5th Grade Old World History and Geography
What is the written record of mankind?
Name the five continents of the Old Wo…
Where did God confuse the language of…
The false idea that man began as an an…
History
Europe, Asia, Africa, Australia, Antarctica
Tower of Babel
Evolution
What is the written record of mankind?
History
Name the five continents of the Old Wo…
Europe, Asia, Africa, Australia, Antarctica
32 terms
World history and geography chapter 19
Militarism
Nationalism
Propaganda
J. Edgar Hoover
Glorification of military
Devotion to ones nation
False information
Head of the federal beurou investigation
Militarism
Glorification of military
Nationalism
Devotion to ones nation
25 terms
TEWMS* World History 6th Grade Part 1 History and Geography ALL
historian
timeline
chronology
period
A person who studies past events
a line marked off with a series of events and and dates
a list of events in the order in which they occurred
a length of time singled out because of a specific event or d…
historian
A person who studies past events
timeline
a line marked off with a series of events and and dates
42 terms
Old World History and Geography Test 1
The written record of mankind
A false idea of how man began
A belief based on fear and ignorance r…
A large body of people who think of th…
History
Evolution
Superstition
Nation
The written record of mankind
History
A false idea of how man began
Evolution
18 terms
World History Geography terms 1
Island
Penninsula
Harbor
Sea
An area of land surrounded by water
A long piece of land surrounded by water on 3 sides
A sheltered part of a body of water deep enough to provide an…
A tract of water within an ocean, relatively large body of sa…
Island
An area of land surrounded by water
Penninsula
A long piece of land surrounded by water on 3 sides
8 terms
European Rule - World Geography/History
Direct Rule
Indirect Rule
Imperialism
Nationalism
Europens sent military to conquer and lead others
Europeans sent military to conquer while the people lead them…
The domination or control by one country of the political, ec…
Loyalty or pride in your nation
Direct Rule
Europens sent military to conquer and lead others
Indirect Rule
Europeans sent military to conquer while the people lead them…
79 terms
World History and Geography Honors Study Guide
Robert Fulton
Industrial Revolution
Enclosure Movement
Putting-Out system
Made steamboat (commercial), warship, and submarine
transition to new manufacturing processes in the period from…
caused Industrial Rev. in England; Wealthy people bought land…
tasks distributed to individuals who completed the work in th…
Robert Fulton
Made steamboat (commercial), warship, and submarine
Industrial Revolution
transition to new manufacturing processes in the period from…
15 terms
World History Geography Unit Review
absolute location
relative location
latitude
longitude
a description of a location that is exact and independent
a description of a location that depends on knowing another l…
lines that measure the globe from North to South, they provid…
lines that measure the globe from East to West, they provide…
absolute location
a description of a location that is exact and independent
relative location
a description of a location that depends on knowing another l…
22 terms
Unit 1 - World History and Geography
Geocentric
Heliocentric
Scientific Method
Nicolaus Copernicus
literally, earth-centered; a system of planetary motion that…
literally, sun-centered; the system of the universe proposed…
a systematic procedure for collecting and analyzing evidence…
Polish astronomer and mathematician; believed in a sun-center…
Geocentric
literally, earth-centered; a system of planetary motion that…
Heliocentric
literally, sun-centered; the system of the universe proposed…
20 terms
Honors World History- Maps: Western Europe Geography
Andorra (country)
Liechtenstein (country)
Monaco (country)
San Marino (country)
Andorra (country)
Liechtenstein (country)
11 terms
Honors World History- Maps: Middle East Geography
Petra
Mt Ararat
Mecca
Medina
city in Jordan
Mt in Turkey
holy city more south in Saudi Arabia
holy city more north in Saudi Arabia
Petra
city in Jordan
Mt Ararat
Mt in Turkey
11 terms
WORLD HISTORY GEOGRAPHY FLASH CARDS
canal
atlas
atoll
Arctic Circle
A canal is a man-made waterway used for transportation or irr…
...
An atoll is a ring (or partial ring) of coral that forms an i…
The Arctic Circle is an imaginary circle at latitude 66°30' N…
canal
A canal is a man-made waterway used for transportation or irr…
atlas
...
14 terms
World History and Geography unit 2
The Middle East
Mesopotamia
Bronze Age
Hebrews
it's a popular term for a region that has Southwest Asia and…
Mesopotamia is located in the modern country of Iraq. it mean…
when everyone learned how to make bronze tools, ornaments and…
means "ancient people of the Middle East" in Greek. they foun…
The Middle East
it's a popular term for a region that has Southwest Asia and…
Mesopotamia
Mesopotamia is located in the modern country of Iraq. it mean…
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