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Geography and cultures World history
Age of enlightens
Philosophe
Natural laws
Natural rights
Period In the 1600s and early 1700s when philosophers empathi…
Enlightenment thinkers who Applied scientific approaches to t…
Principles and laws, similar to scientific principles and law…
Philosophical argument that certain rights belong to all huma…
Age of enlightens
Period In the 1600s and early 1700s when philosophers empathi…
Philosophe
Enlightenment thinkers who Applied scientific approaches to t…
30 terms
New World History & Geography chapter 3
Northwest Passage
Hudson's Bay Company
Dempster Highway
Klondike Gold Rush
the much searched for water route through North America
the oldest business in Canada
the only public highway north of the Arctic Circle open year-…
the gold rush of 1897
Northwest Passage
the much searched for water route through North America
Hudson's Bay Company
the oldest business in Canada
55 terms
World History Geography Quiz
an area of land surrounded by water?
A long piece of land which sticks out…
A sheltered part of a body of water de…
a tract of water within an ocean, rela…
Island
Peninsula
harbor
Sea
an area of land surrounded by water?
Island
A long piece of land which sticks out…
Peninsula
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world history and geography themes
power and authority
religious and ethical systems
revolution
interaction with environment
people in charge with abilities to rule others
people have been guided by their beliefs and cultures
continuous overthrow of governments and great changes achieve…
humans have had to deal with their surroundings in order to s…
power and authority
people in charge with abilities to rule others
religious and ethical systems
people have been guided by their beliefs and cultures
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Geography and Culture - World History
Age of Enlightenment
Philosophe
Natural Laws
Natural rights
Period in the 1600's and early 1700's when philosophers wmpha…
Enlightenment thinkers who applied scientific approaches to t…
Principles and laws, similar to scientific principles and law…
Philosophical argument that certain rights belong to all huma…
Age of Enlightenment
Period in the 1600's and early 1700's when philosophers wmpha…
Philosophe
Enlightenment thinkers who applied scientific approaches to t…
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Map/Geography Study/ World History
bay
canyon
continent
glacier
Part of a large body of water that extends into a shoreline,…
Part of a large body of water that extends into a shoreline,…
One of the seven large landmasses on the... Earth.
Large, thick body of slowly moving ice.
bay
Part of a large body of water that extends into a shoreline,…
canyon
Part of a large body of water that extends into a shoreline,…
78 terms
World history and geography
Imperialism
Motives for imperialism
2 Stages of imperialism
Nationalism
A policy in which a nation establishes economic, political, a…
Demand for natural resources, cheap labor, new markets.
Conquest of native people and economic manipulation...Colonia…
The deep devotion to one's country
Imperialism
A policy in which a nation establishes economic, political, a…
Motives for imperialism
Demand for natural resources, cheap labor, new markets.
50 terms
Geography World History I HR
USA
Mexico
Guatemala
Peru
USA
Mexico
18 terms
geography and culture: world history
Laissez faire
free market
industrial revolution
industrialization
the idea that businesses should operate with little or no gov…
The idea of allowing the natural forces of supply and demand…
period of increased output of machine made goods and new manu…
the process of developing matching production of goods
Laissez faire
the idea that businesses should operate with little or no gov…
free market
The idea of allowing the natural forces of supply and demand…
19 terms
Geography for world history88888
Geography
The five themes of geography
Compass rose
How many degrees are in a circle
Geography is the study of people, their environment, and thei…
Location, place, interaction, movement, regions
A design on a map that shows direction
360
Geography
Geography is the study of people, their environment, and thei…
The five themes of geography
Location, place, interaction, movement, regions
17 terms
Geography Summative | AP World History
Polynesia
Oceania
Siberia
British Isles
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Polynesia
Oceania
World History 2016: Geography
place
location
absolute location
relative location
tells you what an area looks like in both physical and human…
relative and absolute ___________
uses latitude and longitude to find what point you are on
where and area is in terms of other areas
place
tells you what an area looks like in both physical and human…
location
relative and absolute ___________
29 terms
Honors World History: Geography
Where did Apartheid occur?
What are the pros and cons of a countr…
How does desertification happen?
What did the African National Congress…
South Africa
The pro is making money, but a con is the country would have…
Overgrazing and framing that removes topsoil leads to this. (…
Led the opposition of apartheid by leading the struggle for b…
Where did Apartheid occur?
South Africa
What are the pros and cons of a countr…
The pro is making money, but a con is the country would have…
23 terms
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.
105 terms
World History and Geography 2
Usury
Michelangelo
Leonardo da Vinci
Shakespeare
def: an extremely high rate of interest... This was a view of th…
Made accomplishments in visual arts. Created the Pieta and pa…
Made accomplishments in the visual art. Painted the Mona Lisa…
Made accomplishments in literature (sonnets, plays, essays)
Usury
def: an extremely high rate of interest... This was a view of th…
Michelangelo
Made accomplishments in visual arts. Created the Pieta and pa…
23 terms
World History & Geography: Geography Exam
Geography
5 Themes of Geography
Movement
Movement of humans
the study of the Earth's physical features, human activity, a…
movement, regions, human-environment interaction, location, p…
refers to how people, goods, ideas, and fads move from place…
through cars, trains, planes, boats, etc
Geography
the study of the Earth's physical features, human activity, a…
5 Themes of Geography
movement, regions, human-environment interaction, location, p…
39 terms
Semester One-World Geography/History
Geography
Demography
Culture
Cultural Diffusion
the study of the physical features of the earth and its atmos…
the study of statistics such as births, deaths, income, or th…
the arts and other manifestations of human intellectual achie…
Spreading of one culture to another
Geography
the study of the physical features of the earth and its atmos…
Demography
the study of statistics such as births, deaths, income, or th…
22 terms
Unit 2- World History and Geography
Domesticate
Surplus
Fertile Cresent
Aristocrats
to tame; to bring plants or animals under human control
A situation in which quantity supplied is greater than quanti…
Curved region with rich soil in the middle east where one of…
rich landowners
Domesticate
to tame; to bring plants or animals under human control
Surplus
A situation in which quantity supplied is greater than quanti…
58 terms
World History and Geography
What did the shift from hunting and ga…
What contributed to the efficient syst…
How did the religion of Judaism differ…
Define polytheism
-they settled in one area... -population growth... -civilizations f…
Well maintained roads and wheaystations that provided food an…
They believed in one god
The belief in more than one god
What did the shift from hunting and ga…
-they settled in one area... -population growth... -civilizations f…
What contributed to the efficient syst…
Well maintained roads and wheaystations that provided food an…
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)
10 terms
geography for world history
himalayan mountains
deccan plateau
huang he river
yangze river
isolation
dry, arid, no people
sometimes overflooded, major to china's history
longest river in china.
himalayan mountains
isolation
deccan plateau
dry, arid, no people
107 terms
AP World History Geography
addis ababa
alexandria
algiers
amman
ethiopia africa
egypt africa
algeria africa
jordan asia
addis ababa
ethiopia africa
alexandria
egypt africa
61 terms
Geography Capitals- World History and Geography
Australia
Austria
Canada
China
Canberra
Vienna
Ottawa
Beijing
Australia
Canberra
Austria
Vienna
30 terms
world history/ geography
Mount Elbus
isthmus
Madrid
Athens
the highest peak in Europe
a narrow strip of land that connects two landmasses
the capital of Spain
the capital of Greece
Mount Elbus
the highest peak in Europe
isthmus
a narrow strip of land that connects two landmasses
18 terms
World History 2 Geography
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…
20 terms
World History: Geography
Peninsula
Desert
Canyon
Valley
land surrounded by water on three sides
area receiving little moisture
narrow valley with steep sides
low land between hills and mountains
Peninsula
land surrounded by water on three sides
Desert
area receiving little moisture
23 terms
Old World History & Geography
Arabian Peninsula
Sinai Peninsula
3 major peninsulas in the Middle East
plateaus
largest peninsula in the world
where the tribes of Israel spent forty years wandering throug…
Arabian Peninsula, Sinai Peninsula & Asia Minor
areas of high level land
Arabian Peninsula
largest peninsula in the world
Sinai Peninsula
where the tribes of Israel spent forty years wandering throug…
22 terms
World History Geography-Egypt
delta
silt
cataracts
Nile River
a triangular region formed at the mouth of a river by deposit…
deposits of sediment
rocky stretches in a river marked by rapid currents or waterf…
the most important physical feature in Egypt, longest river i…
delta
a triangular region formed at the mouth of a river by deposit…
silt
deposits of sediment
254 terms
World History and Geography II SOL
Judaism founder
Judaism text
Hinduism founder
Hinduism text
Abraham
Torah
Aryans
Vedas
Judaism founder
Abraham
Judaism text
Torah
102 terms
World History Geography Final Exam
Canada
U.S.A.
Mexico
Guatemala
Canada
U.S.A.
26 terms
World History - geography
North America
North America
South America
South America
US
Canada
Brazil
Uruguay
North America
US
North America
Canada
42 terms
Geography/World History
solstice
equinox
weather
climate
either of two times of year when the sun's rays shine directl…
each of the two days in a year on which day and night are equ…
the condition of the atmosphere at a particular location and…
the typical weather conditions at a particular location as ob…
solstice
either of two times of year when the sun's rays shine directl…
equinox
each of the two days in a year on which day and night are equ…
32 terms
World History vocab (geography)
abdicate
accession
antipathy
arbitrary
to give up power
to rise to power
a strong dislike or hate
a decision that is not predictable
abdicate
to give up power
accession
to rise to power
16 terms
New World History & Geography
Appalachian plateau
Valley and Ridge
Blue Ridge Mountains
What is climate?
Ga's smallest region located in the northwest. Site of Look…
*Located in northwest region of the state between Appalachian…
Located in northeast corner of GA. Marble mineral resource.…
*A measure of the general environmental conditions and their…
Appalachian plateau
Ga's smallest region located in the northwest. Site of Look…
Valley and Ridge
*Located in northwest region of the state between Appalachian…
8 terms
AP World History Geography
England
France
Germany
Netherlands
Oceania, South East Asia, South Asia, East Africa, North Afri…
South East Asia, North Africa, West Africa, Central Africa, E…
East Africa, Oceania, West Africa, South Africa, Western Europe
South East Asia, South Africa, Oceania, Western Europe
England
Oceania, South East Asia, South Asia, East Africa, North Afri…
France
South East Asia, North Africa, West Africa, Central Africa, E…
30 terms
World History Geography
Afghanistan
Algeria
Australia
Brazil
Central Asia
North Africa
Oceania
Latin America
Afghanistan
Central Asia
Algeria
North Africa
56 terms
World history geography
Egypt
Libya
Morocco
Ethiopia
North Africa
North Africa
North Africa
East Africa
Egypt
North Africa
Libya
North Africa
12 terms
World History 1 Geography
The World in Spatial Terms
Places and Regions
Physical Systems
Human Systems
Look at where things are arranged on Earth's surface
Region- an area with a common characteristic that make it dif…
Shape and change earth physical features and environments
Helps in understanding human events and their effects on the…
The World in Spatial Terms
Look at where things are arranged on Earth's surface
Places and Regions
Region- an area with a common characteristic that make it dif…
14 terms
AP World History: Geography
North America
Latin America
Mesoamerica
Western Europe
British, French, and Spanish Colonies
Spanish and Portuguese colonies in North, Central, and South…
Olmec, Maya, Aztec
Charlemagne's Carolingian Empire
North America
British, French, and Spanish Colonies
Latin America
Spanish and Portuguese colonies in North, Central, and South…
25 terms
World history human geography
Universalizing
Animist
Ethnic
Monotheistic
Seeking followers all around the world
A concept spirits/souls in nonhumans
Not spread around the world, focus in one ethnic group
one god
Universalizing
Seeking followers all around the world
Animist
A concept spirits/souls in nonhumans
20 terms
world history and geography
Agriculture
Aleppo
Anthropologist
Archaeologist
The art and science of producing food from the land and tendi…
Neolithic Village remains found by archeologist in the middle…
student of the history and science of humankind
a scientist who learns about ancient people by studying the t…
Agriculture
The art and science of producing food from the land and tendi…
Aleppo
Neolithic Village remains found by archeologist in the middle…
14 terms
AP World History Geography
Mesopotamia
Tigris and Euphrates River
Egypt
Nile River
located between the tigris and euphrates rivers, associated w…
these rivers brought fresh water to mesopotamia
most prominent african society, emerged along side nubia, nil…
fed by rain and snow in high mountains, worlds longest river,…
Mesopotamia
located between the tigris and euphrates rivers, associated w…
Tigris and Euphrates River
these rivers brought fresh water to mesopotamia
29 terms
World History and Geography
1914-1918
Nationalism
Independence
Militarism
When was World War I?
Devotion and loyalty to one's country; patriotism
What did nationalism inspire in the Balkan Lands?
Policy of glorifying military power, maintaining army
1914-1918
When was World War I?
Nationalism
Devotion and loyalty to one's country; patriotism
25 terms
World History European Geography
Gaul
Britain
Spain
Germany
- current day France... - more important to Romans... - Roman infan…
- important to the Romans... - on the edge of the Roman empire... -…
- not part of Roman empire but there were trade routes in it…
- north of Roman Empire... - did not have strict boundaries... - ca…
Gaul
- current day France... - more important to Romans... - Roman infan…
Britain
- important to the Romans... - on the edge of the Roman empire... -…
20 terms
World History Geography Vocabulary
Longitude
Latitude
Equator
Prime Meridian
measure distance East and West of the Prime Meridian... 0 degree…
measures distance North and South of the Equator ... 0 degrees a…
0 degrees latitude... half way between North and South Pole
0 degrees Longitude... Runs through Greenwich, England
Longitude
measure distance East and West of the Prime Meridian... 0 degree…
Latitude
measures distance North and South of the Equator ... 0 degrees a…
31 terms
World History and Geography
Christopher Columbus
Conquistador
Hernan Cortes
Moctezuma
An Italian navigator from Genoa who wanted to reach the East…
Spanish explorers who claimed lands in the Americas for Spain…
A landowner in Cuba
An Aztec emperor who thought the conquistadors were gods
Christopher Columbus
An Italian navigator from Genoa who wanted to reach the East…
Conquistador
Spanish explorers who claimed lands in the Americas for Spain…
16 terms
World History: Africa geography
Barriers trade contact
Plateaus
Nile Congo Zambezi Niger
Plateaus waterfalls cataracts communic…
Africa's extensive coastline and few natural resources create…
Fairly Flat lands area at a high elevation
The __ is the longest river in the world. The three other maj…
Most rivers in Africa are hard to navigate because __ create…
Barriers trade contact
Africa's extensive coastline and few natural resources create…
Plateaus
Fairly Flat lands area at a high elevation
33 terms
World History - geography 2
Western Europe
Western Europe
Western Europe
Eastern Europe
Germany
France
Italy
Hungary
Western Europe
Germany
Western Europe
France
8 terms
World History Geography Terms
Desert
River
Plateau
Mountain
a dry, barren area of land, especially one covered with sand,…
a large natural stream of water flowing in a channel to the s…
an area of relatively level high ground.
a large natural elevation of the earth's surface rising abrup…
Desert
a dry, barren area of land, especially one covered with sand,…
River
a large natural stream of water flowing in a channel to the s…
9 terms
Old world history and geography
India
Iran
Iraq
Israel
New delhi
Tehran
Baghdad
Jerusalem
India
New delhi
Iran
Tehran
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