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World History -5 Themes of Geography
Geography
5 Themes of Geography
Location
latitude (parallels)
the study of people, their environment, and the resources ava…
place, region, human environment-interaction, location, movem…
tells where a place is on the surface of the Earth
measures distance north or south of the equator
Geography
the study of people, their environment, and the resources ava…
5 Themes of Geography
place, region, human environment-interaction, location, movem…
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
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Old World History and Geography Quiz 17
Ethiopia
South Africa
Nelson Mandela
Communism
was never a European colony
the wealthiest and most highly developed nation in Africa
South Africa's first black president
brings a life of misery and terror
Ethiopia
was never a European colony
South Africa
the wealthiest and most highly developed nation in Africa
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
50 terms
Project: world history geography final
Entente
Militarism
Ultimatum
Mobilize
understanding, ... agreement, ... arrangement. ... settlement,
aggressive, ... armed, ... aggressive, ... army
final offer, ... final demand, ... take-it-or-leave-it deal, ... threat
generate, ... awaken, ... excite, ... provoke,
Entente
understanding, ... agreement, ... arrangement. ... settlement,
Militarism
aggressive, ... armed, ... aggressive, ... army
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
62 terms
world history and geography 1 flashcards all year
mesopotamia
mesopotamia (image)
sumer
Babylon
place where the first humans settled land between 2 rivers
one of the major cities in messopotamia
city in modern day Iraq
mesopotamia
place where the first humans settled land between 2 rivers
mesopotamia (image)
24 terms
National Geographic World Cultures and Geography: South Asia History
isolation
cultural hearth
Caste System
empire
separation or being set apart from others
center of civilization from which ideas and technology spread
a social structure in india composed of four main levels, whi…
a group of people or states ruled by a strong single ruler
isolation
separation or being set apart from others
cultural hearth
center of civilization from which ideas and technology spread
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
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
New World History & Geography chapter 15-16
Aztecs
silver
Cortes
Yucatan Peninsula
The Indians who established a powerful empire in Mexico
Mexico leads the world in the mining and production of ______…
Which Spanish explorer defeated the Aztecs
The two peninsulas that are part of Mexico are Baja Californi…
Aztecs
The Indians who established a powerful empire in Mexico
silver
Mexico leads the world in the mining and production of ______…
46 terms
New World History and Geography Chapter 9
Impressment
Ghost Towns
Spirituals
Erie Canal
America declared war on Britain in 1812 because of the impres…
Empty towns left by gold minors from the gold rush
America is important contribution to the field of music
First major man-made canal in the US
Impressment
America declared war on Britain in 1812 because of the impres…
Ghost Towns
Empty towns left by gold minors from the gold rush
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.
15 terms
Geography & history of the world
What are coordinates?
What imaginary line creates the Northe…
What imaginary line creates the Wester…
How many hemispheres are there?
Lattitude and longitude lines finding an absolute location
The Equator
The prime meridian
Four (east, west, south, north)
What are coordinates?
Lattitude and longitude lines finding an absolute location
What imaginary line creates the Northe…
The Equator
23 terms
World History and Geography China
What dynasty emerges in China after th…
What two powerful leaders fought for c…
Who became the first emperor of the Ha…
The Han Dynasty ruled China for how lo…
Han Dynasty
Xiang Yu & Liu Bang
Liu Bang
400 years
What dynasty emerges in China after th…
Han Dynasty
What two powerful leaders fought for c…
Xiang Yu & Liu Bang
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
25 terms
World History-Culture and Geography-World War 1
Militarism
Central Powers
Allies
Entente
The glorification of military and armed strength.
The alliance between Germany and Austria-Hungary.
The alliance between Great Britain, France, and Russia.
A treaty of "friendly understanding" between nations. Not as…
Militarism
The glorification of military and armed strength.
Central Powers
The alliance between Germany and Austria-Hungary.
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…
34 terms
World History Geography Mid-term
Mediteranean sea
Black sea
Caspian Sea
Arabian Sea
Mediteranean sea
Black sea
World Geography / U.S History
Capital
Colony
Conquer
Doctrine
...
...
...
...
Capital
...
Colony
...
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
86 terms
World History and Geography Final Exam
Abraham
Alexander the Great
Octavian Augustus
David
His story is a center piece of all Abrahamic religion
Between 334 and 323 B.C.E. he conquered the Persian Empire, r…
Julius Caesar's grandnephew, later known as Augustus. By defe…
Michelangelo
Abraham
His story is a center piece of all Abrahamic religion
Alexander the Great
Between 334 and 323 B.C.E. he conquered the Persian Empire, r…
17 terms
AP World History Must Know Geography
The Americas
Africa
Europe
Asia
The connected regions of North and South America
The Americas
The connected regions of North and South America
Africa
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
31 terms
Old World History & Geography - Chapter 3 Part 1
Middle East
Fertile Cresent, where history began,…
Africa, Asia, and Europe
Bedouins
Crossroads of the Ancient World; where history began
Three Places located in the Middle East
Three Continents that come together in the Middle East
Arabs who wander from place to place with their herds of came…
Middle East
Crossroads of the Ancient World; where history began
Fertile Cresent, where history began,…
Three Places located in the Middle East
15 terms
World History - Section 1 5 Themes of Geography
Geography
5 Themes of Geography
Location
Uses latitude and longitude
the study of people, their environment, and the resources ava…
place, region, human environment-interaction, location, movem…
tells where a place is on the surface of the Earth
location
Geography
the study of people, their environment, and the resources ava…
5 Themes of Geography
place, region, human environment-interaction, location, movem…
41 terms
Clarkston High School World History and Geography B
Tennis Court Oath
Righ held in common by the French Revo…
Importance of Napoleon's invasion of R…
1st industrialized nation
*vow to continue to meet until they had produced a French Con…
*liberty
*resulted in the near destruction of France's Grand Army
*Great Britian
Tennis Court Oath
*vow to continue to meet until they had produced a French Con…
Righ held in common by the French Revo…
*liberty
World history/ Geography unit 1
Citizen
Civilization
Codification of Law
Culture
A member of a civilization
Advance state of development in human society
Collecting and restoring the law of jurisdiction
Behaviors, patterns, arts, beliefs, institutions of a society
Citizen
A member of a civilization
Civilization
Advance state of development in human society
66 terms
World Geography and History Honors Vocabulary
Nomads
Artisan
Pictograph
Empire
a person who moves from place to place in search of food
a skilled craftsperson
a simple drawing that looks like the object it represents
a group of states or territories controlled by one ruler
Nomads
a person who moves from place to place in search of food
Artisan
a skilled craftsperson
34 terms
Old World History and Geography Chapter 3
Assyria
Assyrians
Babylonians
barter
capital is Nineveh. The prophet Jonah was sent to warn them.
conquered the Northern Kingdom of Israel and took them captive
took the Southern Kingdom of Judah captive and conquered them
trade conducted by giving goods for other desired goods
Assyria
capital is Nineveh. The prophet Jonah was sent to warn them.
Assyrians
conquered the Northern Kingdom of Israel and took them captive
20 terms
Ch.8 World History and Geography
Peninsulares
Creoles
Otto von Bismarck
Simon Bolivar
Settlers in Latin America born in Spain
Settlers born in Latin America, parents from Spain
Despised Democracy and wanted to unite Germany through war. C…
A Creole, gained Venezuela's independence, joined forces with…
Peninsulares
Settlers in Latin America born in Spain
Creoles
Settlers born in Latin America, parents from Spain
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
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.
World History 2 Geography terms
Island
Peninsula
Harbor
Sea
an area of land surrounded by water
a long piece of land which sticks out from a larger area of l…
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
Peninsula
a long piece of land which sticks out from a larger area of l…
15 terms
History & Geography -- 15 World Countries
United States
Canada
Costa Rica
South Africa
United States
Canada
134 terms
Abeka Old World History & Geography 5th Grade
Europe
Eurasia
boundaries between Europe & Asia
Great Britain
the second smallest continent(about the same size as US
the world's largest landmass
Ural Mountains, Ural River, Caspian Sea, Caucasus Mountains
8th largest island in world
Europe
the second smallest continent(about the same size as US
Eurasia
the world's largest landmass
AP World History Geography Periods 1 & 2
Africa
Australia
Eurasia
North America
Africa
Australia
10 terms
World history and geography chapter 12
Armada
Huguenots
Edict of Nantes
Peace of Westphalia
A fleet of worships
French protestants influenced by John Calvin
Recognized Catholicism as the official religion of France in…
Ended the 30 years war
Armada
A fleet of worships
Huguenots
French protestants influenced by John Calvin
36 terms
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…
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
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
Geography and World History Chapter 2
tectonic plate
earthquake
tsunami
volcano
an enormous moving shelf that forms the earth's crust
a sometimes violent movement of the earth, produced when tect…
a gaint ocean wave, caused by an underwater earthquake or vol…
a natural event, formed when magma, gasses, and water from th…
tectonic plate
an enormous moving shelf that forms the earth's crust
earthquake
a sometimes violent movement of the earth, produced when tect…
World History Human geography terms
acculturation
artifacts
assimilation
bilingualism
cultural modification or change that results when one culture…
the material manifestation of culture, including: tools, hous…
process by which a minority population reduces or loses compl…
describes a society's use of two official languages
acculturation
cultural modification or change that results when one culture…
artifacts
the material manifestation of culture, including: tools, hous…
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
7 terms
World History and Geography Chapter 15
Mercenary
Republic
Burgher
Humanism
A soldier who fights primarily for pay
Form of government in which the leader is not a king and cert…
A member of the middle class who lived in a city or town
An intellectual movement of the Renaissance based on the stud…
Mercenary
A soldier who fights primarily for pay
Republic
Form of government in which the leader is not a king and cert…
31 terms
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…
44 terms
World Geography and History II: 1800s and World Wars
meeting held after the fall of Napoleon
who was in charge of the Congress of V…
policies that were set up at the Congr…
why did the Congress of Vienna fail (3)
Congress of Vienna
Clemos von Metternich
put all monarchies back in charge ... balance of power doctrine…
nationalism ... enlightenment freedoms ... monarchies win everything
meeting held after the fall of Napoleon
Congress of Vienna
who was in charge of the Congress of V…
Clemos von Metternich
10 terms
World History and Geography Chapter 33
United Nations
Iron curtain
Containment
Truman Doctrine
...
...
...
...
United Nations
...
Iron curtain
...
21 terms
World History Geography Vocab. Jillian Nash
Core
Mantle
Weather
Erosion
It has two parts, inner and outer layers, and is about 1,222…
It is between the crust and the core, and is about 2,900 kilo…
It is what the atmosphere is like such as, heat, dryness, sun…
When things are being taken away using, wind, water, or other…
Core
It has two parts, inner and outer layers, and is about 1,222…
Mantle
It is between the crust and the core, and is about 2,900 kilo…
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