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5 termscreated on December 8, 2016
five themes of geography
Location:
place
Human/Environment Interactions:
Moment
Position on the Earth's Surface (Absolute/Relative
Physical and Human Characteristics. ...
Shaping the Landscape. ...
Humans Interacting on the Earth. ...
Location:
Position on the Earth's Surface (Absolute/Relative
place
Physical and Human Characteristics. ...
25 termscreated on December 8, 2016
New England Colonies Study Guide
Who had the voting rights In New Engla…
What did Thomas Hooker and Roger Willi…
Who were the first settlers in Rhode I…
Explain Thomas Hooker views on religio…
adult white men that own property and went to church
they opposed the policies of Massachusetts' leaders
religious dissenters
he disagreed with religious limitations on democratic partici…
Who had the voting rights In New Engla…
adult white men that own property and went to church
What did Thomas Hooker and Roger Willi…
they opposed the policies of Massachusetts' leaders
8 termscreated on December 8, 2016
POLI 316: Africa
Geography
Rivers
Religion
Ethnicity
-3 1/2 times the size of the U.S.... -slash & burn agriculture &…
Nile & Congo
Animism (totemism)... Islam... Christianity
language (1/2 the worlds languages found in Africa) > religion
Geography
-3 1/2 times the size of the U.S.... -slash & burn agriculture &…
Rivers
Nile & Congo
13 termscreated on December 8, 2016
Geography
Republic
Underground Railroad
Dry farming
Constitution
A government where the people elect tbeir own officials
An informal net work or safe houses helped thousands of escap…
Cultivating the land
Plan of government
Republic
A government where the people elect tbeir own officials
Underground Railroad
An informal net work or safe houses helped thousands of escap…
153 termscreated on December 8, 2016
Geography Exam Study Guide
What are the two types of location?
absolute location
relative location
place
absolute and relative
the exact spot on earth
on place in relation to abnother
describes a location
What are the two types of location?
absolute and relative
absolute location
the exact spot on earth
65 termscreated on December 8, 2016
El vocabulario para hablar de la escuela
el álgebra
el arte
la biología
la cocina
algebra
art
biology
foods
el álgebra
algebra
el arte
art
25 termscreated on December 8, 2016
New England Colonies Study Guide
Who had the voting rights In New Engla…
What did Thomas Hooker and Roger Willi…
Who were the first settlers in Rhode I…
Explain Thomas Hooker views on religio…
adult white men that own property and went to church
they opposed the policies of Massachusetts' leaders
religious dissenters
he disagreed with religious limitations on democratic partici…
Who had the voting rights In New Engla…
adult white men that own property and went to church
What did Thomas Hooker and Roger Willi…
they opposed the policies of Massachusetts' leaders
29 termscreated on December 8, 2016
BJU Cultural Geography Chapter 12
Map
Countries
Countries
Pg 287, all the countries, Balkan and Carpathian Mtns, Kiev,…
Capitals
...
Map
Pg 287, all the countries, Balkan and Carpathian Mtns, Kiev,…
Countries
Capitals
24 termscreated on December 8, 2016
DRI Colonies Review-CBA 1
New England Colonies
Middle Colonies
Southern Colonies
New England Economy
New Hampshire, Connecticut, Rhode Island,Massachusetts
New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware
Maryland, Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia
Ship building, Whaling, Fishing, Timber, Furs, Small Scale Fa…
New England Colonies
New Hampshire, Connecticut, Rhode Island,Massachusetts
Middle Colonies
New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware
5 termscreated on December 8, 2016
Chapter 8: Political Geography // 61-65
Prorupted state
Perforated state
Elongated state
Landlocked
compact states with a large projecting extension.(Ex. Thailan…
states completely surrounded by other states.(Ex. Italy, Sout…
states that suffer from poor internal communications because…
states that lack access to the ocean or sea. (Ex.Lesotho)
Prorupted state
compact states with a large projecting extension.(Ex. Thailan…
Perforated state
states completely surrounded by other states.(Ex. Italy, Sout…
16 termscreated on December 8, 2016
Middle ages
Guild
Lord
Chivalry
Fuedalism
a medieval association of craftsmen or merchants
someone or something having power
A Medieval code of conduct
Dominant social system in the middle ages
Guild
a medieval association of craftsmen or merchants
Lord
someone or something having power
10 termscreated on December 8, 2016
Chapter 8: Political Geography // 51-60
Artificial Boundaries
Antecedent Boundary
Subsequent Boundary
Consequent Boundary
political boundaries defined and delimited as straight lines…
a boundary drawn before an area is well populated and prior t…
boundaries drawn after the development of the cultural landsc…
partition drawn to accommodate cultural or economic differenc…
Artificial Boundaries
political boundaries defined and delimited as straight lines…
Antecedent Boundary
a boundary drawn before an area is well populated and prior t…
10 termscreated on December 8, 2016
Chapter 8: Political Geography // 41-50
Organization of American states (OAS)
Commonwealth
Terrorism
Boundary
regional organization in the world that combines political, m…
organization that seeks economic and cultural cooperation. (E…
is the systematic use of violence by a group in order to inti…
an invisible line that completely surrounds a state, marks th…
Organization of American states (OAS)
regional organization in the world that combines political, m…
Commonwealth
organization that seeks economic and cultural cooperation. (E…
10 termscreated on December 8, 2016
Chapter 8: Political Geography // 31-40
United Nations (UN)
North American Free Trade Agreement (N…
European Union (EU)
Supranational Organizations
a global organization that focuses on peace and security.
a regional economic alliance.
a regional economic union that also includes elements of poli…
includes the membership of two or more states that relinquish…
United Nations (UN)
a global organization that focuses on peace and security.
North American Free Trade Agreement (N…
a regional economic alliance.
28 termscreated on December 8, 2016
Rise and Fall of Greek City-States
Characteristics of Greek Geography
Impact of Greek Geography
polis
Characteristics of polis
...
...
...
...
Characteristics of Greek Geography
...
Impact of Greek Geography
...
20 termscreated on December 8, 2016
Chapter 4, 5, 6 Flashcards
1. American English
2. British Revised Pronunciation (BRP)
3. Carl Sauer
4. Cultural Landscape/ Built Environment
The English language as spoken and written in the US.
The dialect of English associated with upper-class Britons li…
A geographer from the University of California at Berkeley wh…
The built environment is a material, spatial and cultural pro…
1. American English
The English language as spoken and written in the US.
2. British Revised Pronunciation (BRP)
The dialect of English associated with upper-class Britons li…
8 termscreated on December 8, 2016
New England Colonies Study Guide
Compare the Articles of Confederation…
Describe how the geography of New Engl…
Describe the first interactions betwee…
Explain Thomas Hooker views on religio…
unlike the Mayflower Compact. The Articles of Confederation d…
it had dense woodlands for timber to build ships and dense ha…
they were cooperative and helped eachother
he disagreed with religious limitations on democratic partici…
Compare the Articles of Confederation…
unlike the Mayflower Compact. The Articles of Confederation d…
Describe how the geography of New Engl…
it had dense woodlands for timber to build ships and dense ha…
8 termscreated on December 8, 2016
The Great War Vocab
alliance
armistice
casualties
imperialism
An agreement between countries to protect and defend each other
a pause in fighting that both sides agree to
people who are killed or injured during a battle
taking over other countries and turning them into colonies
alliance
An agreement between countries to protect and defend each other
armistice
a pause in fighting that both sides agree to
19 termscreated on December 8, 2016
Schule Vocabulary
Geschichte
Mathe
Politik
Kunst
History
Mathe
Politics
Arf
Geschichte
History
Mathe
Mathe
10 termscreated on December 8, 2016
Chapter 8: Political Geography // 21-30
Colonies
Buffer states
Imperialism
Decolonization
a group of people who settle in a distant land but remain und…
states that remain independent from colonial control and sepa…
refers to the control of territory that is already occupied.…
the action of changing from colonial to independent status. (…
Colonies
a group of people who settle in a distant land but remain und…
Buffer states
states that remain independent from colonial control and sepa…
9 termscreated on December 8, 2016
New England Colonies Study Guide
Compare the Articles of Confederation…
Describe how the geography of New Engl…
Describe the first interactions betwee…
Explain Thomas Hooker views on religio…
Unlike the Mayflower Compact, the Articles of Confederation d…
It had dense woodlands for timber to build ships and dense ha…
they were cooperative and helped each other.
He disagreed with religios limitations on democratic particip…
Compare the Articles of Confederation…
Unlike the Mayflower Compact, the Articles of Confederation d…
Describe how the geography of New Engl…
It had dense woodlands for timber to build ships and dense ha…
15 termscreated on December 8, 2016
Geography chapter 1 vocab
Geography
Absolute Location
Relative Location
Hemisphere
The study of the distribution and interaction of physical and…
The exact place on earth where a geographic feature, such as…
A description of a place in comparison to other place around…
A half of a sphere.
Geography
The study of the distribution and interaction of physical and…
Absolute Location
The exact place on earth where a geographic feature, such as…
10 termscreated on December 8, 2016
Chapter 8: Political Geography // 11-20
Rimland Theory
Heartland Theory
Self-determination
Sovereignty
Nicholas Spykman developed this theory arguing that the rimla…
Sir Halford Mackinder developed this theory in the beginning…
the right to become an independent state. (Ex.there are still…
a government or state with a supreme power or authority to go…
Rimland Theory
Nicholas Spykman developed this theory arguing that the rimla…
Heartland Theory
Sir Halford Mackinder developed this theory in the beginning…
34 termscreated on December 8, 2016
French 2
L'allemand
Les arts
Aujourd'hui
La biologie
German
Art class
Today
Biology
L'allemand
German
Les arts
Art class
25 termscreated on December 8, 2016
New England Colonies Study Guide
Who had the voting rights In New Engla…
What did Thomas Hooker and Roger Willi…
Who were the first settlers in Rhode I…
Explain Thomas Hooker views on religio…
adult white men that own property and went to church
they opposed the policies of Massachusetts' leaders
English immigrants hoping to be rich
he disagreed with religious limitations on democratic partici…
Who had the voting rights In New Engla…
adult white men that own property and went to church
What did Thomas Hooker and Roger Willi…
they opposed the policies of Massachusetts' leaders
10 termscreated on December 8, 2016
Terra,geo,hydr.
Terra
Geo
Hydr
Geode
Land
Earth
Water
A hollow stone found on the earth that is lined on the inside…
Terra
Land
Geo
Earth
31 termscreated on December 8, 2016
Audience
Demographic profiles
Age
Gender
Ethnicity/Race
the study of a population based on factors such as age, race,…
targeting a young/old audience
targeting males or females
targeting white/black/asian
Demographic profiles
the study of a population based on factors such as age, race,…
Age
targeting a young/old audience
159 termscreated on December 8, 2016
World Geography Mid-Term Review
Geography
Hemispheres
Equator
...
...
...
Geography
...
Hemispheres
...
97 termscreated on December 8, 2016
Geography Test
Topography
Land forms
Pangaea
Tectonic plates
Shape of the land/elevation of the land
Topography; the shape of the land
Super continent
Broken pieces of the earth's crust that float on magma
Topography
Shape of the land/elevation of the land
Land forms
Topography; the shape of the land
50 termscreated on December 8, 2016
GOVT 210 Bowers FINAL
Geography
Continent
Island
Archipelago
- study of the earth's surface & all movements of land, sea,…
- one of seven large, continuous segments of Earth into which…
- an area of land completely surrounded by water and smaller…
group of islands (Japan)
Geography
- study of the earth's surface & all movements of land, sea,…
Continent
- one of seven large, continuous segments of Earth into which…
24 termscreated on December 8, 2016
AP Human Geography: Chapter 7 Ethnicities
Define ethnicity:
Define race:
What is racism?
What are the three most numerous ethni…
Identity with a group of people who share the cultural tradit…
Identity with a group of people who share a biological ancestor
The belief that race is the primary cause of human traits and…
Hispanics, African American and Asian American
Define ethnicity:
Identity with a group of people who share the cultural tradit…
Define race:
Identity with a group of people who share a biological ancestor
25 termscreated on December 8, 2016
New England Colonies Study Guide
Compare the Articles of Confederation…
Who had the voting rights In New Engla…
What did Thomas Hooker and Roger Willi…
Who were the first settlers in Rhode I…
unlike the Mayflower Compact, the Articles of Confederation d…
adult white men that own property and went to church
they opposed the policies of Massachusetts' leaders
religious dissenters
Compare the Articles of Confederation…
unlike the Mayflower Compact, the Articles of Confederation d…
Who had the voting rights In New Engla…
adult white men that own property and went to church
40 termscreated on December 8, 2016
World history and geography vocal ch. 12
Imperialism
Protectorate
Sphere of Influence
Usman dan Dodio
the domination by one country of the political, economic, or…
country with its own government but under the control of an o…
an area in which an outside power claimed exclusive investmen…
a scholar and preacher, denounced the corruption of the local…
Imperialism
the domination by one country of the political, economic, or…
Protectorate
country with its own government but under the control of an o…
24 termscreated on December 8, 2016
F4-10 quiz
Pacific realm is divided into what thr…
What country makes monocentric
Main colonizers
why is japan not on this list of main…
Micronesia... Polynesia... Melanesia
Papua new guinea
French, britain, US
Because they conquered already colonized land
Pacific realm is divided into what thr…
Micronesia... Polynesia... Melanesia
What country makes monocentric
Papua new guinea
15 termscreated on December 8, 2016
Greek Geography and Early Culture
What are the four early cultures that…
What was the terrain like in Ancient G…
Due to their close proximity to large…
Which early culture influenced Greek a…
The Minoans, Phoenicians, Mycenaeans, and Dorians
Mountainous
Ship building
Minoans
What are the four early cultures that…
The Minoans, Phoenicians, Mycenaeans, and Dorians
What was the terrain like in Ancient G…
Mountainous
24 termscreated on December 8, 2016
Geo q2
culture
Which of the following is true about m…
____________ spread cultural traits be…
Most modern governments have a _______…
The beliefs, customs, practices, and behavior of a particular…
Migration is the process of moving to a new home.
Migrants
constitution
culture
The beliefs, customs, practices, and behavior of a particular…
Which of the following is true about m…
Migration is the process of moving to a new home.
25 termscreated on December 8, 2016
Geography set 6
Jati
Dharma
Reincarnation
Karma
A Hindu caste or distinctive social group
The principle of cosmic order
The rebirth of a soul or new body
The sum of a person's actions in this and previous states of…
Jati
A Hindu caste or distinctive social group
Dharma
The principle of cosmic order
10 termscreated on December 8, 2016
Unit 9
Dynasty
Homogenous
Loess
Archipelago
a ruling house or continuing family of rulers, especially in…
all of the same or similar kind or nature
fine, light silt deposited by wind and water. It constitutes…
A group or chain of islands
Dynasty
a ruling house or continuing family of rulers, especially in…
Homogenous
all of the same or similar kind or nature
45 termscreated on December 8, 2016
Geography Expansion
The Erie Canal
The Mississippi River
The Port of New Orleans
The Great Lakes
...
...
...
...
The Erie Canal
...
The Mississippi River
...
12 termscreated on December 8, 2016
Word Within The Word 10
gyro
contra
geo
helio
turn gyration gyre
against contradict contrast
earth geography geothermal
sun helios heliotropic
gyro
turn gyration gyre
contra
against contradict contrast
12 termscreated on December 8, 2016
list 10
gyro
contra
geo
helio
turn, gyration
against, contradict
earth, geography
sun, helios
gyro
turn, gyration
contra
against, contradict
35 termscreated on December 8, 2016
woordenlijst dossier 2: Mon école à moi
la bibliothèque
une blague
le bureau de la directrice
une cinéma
de bibliotheek
een grap
het bureau van de directrice
een bioscoop
la bibliothèque
de bibliotheek
une blague
een grap
12 termscreated on December 8, 2016
VOCAB WEEK 10
gyro
contra
geo
helio
turn gyroscope
against contradict
earth geography
sun heliocentric
gyro
turn gyroscope
contra
against contradict
85 termscreated on December 8, 2016
AP Human Geography Unit 3 Vocab (Ethel Wood)
Acculturation
Animism
Artifacts
Assimilation
when two cultures come into contact and the less dominant cul…
the belief that inanimate objects (rocks, mountain, rivers, p…
Concrete human creations that reflect values, beliefs, and be…
When the dominant culture completely absorbs the less dominan…
Acculturation
when two cultures come into contact and the less dominant cul…
Animism
the belief that inanimate objects (rocks, mountain, rivers, p…
17 termscreated on December 8, 2016
Geography Part 2
How far away is the sun
Orbit
Revolution
axis
93 million miles
the path one object takes as it revolves around another
a complete journey
an imaginary line between the poles
How far away is the sun
93 million miles
Orbit
the path one object takes as it revolves around another
15 termscreated on December 8, 2016
World Geography Review
Industrial Revolution in Europe
Tierra Templada elevation
Tierra Caliente elevation
Tierra Fria elevation
Transformed manufacturing in Europe with the change from huma…
2,500 feet
Sea level
6,000 feet
Industrial Revolution in Europe
Transformed manufacturing in Europe with the change from huma…
Tierra Templada elevation
2,500 feet
35 termscreated on December 8, 2016
Chapter 4 Vocab 1
l'allemand
les arts plastiques
aujourd'hui
la biologie
German
art class
today
biology
l'allemand
German
les arts plastiques
art class
11 termscreated on December 8, 2016
lesson 10
plural
plural
pluralism
multiply
the form of a word that reference to one person or thing... The…
related to or made up of more than one kind of group... The ____…
a situation were people of different social assed, regions, r…
to increase greatly in number to amount; to become much more…
plural
the form of a word that reference to one person or thing... The…
plural
related to or made up of more than one kind of group... The ____…
17 termscreated on December 8, 2016
Geography: Unit 4, Chapter 12
Ethnic groups
Ethnic cleansing
Refugees
Urbanization
Groups of people with a shared ancestry, language, customs, a…
Serb leaders expelled or killed rival ethnic groups in specif…
People who flee to a foreign country for safety.
Concentration of populations in towns and cities.
Ethnic groups
Groups of people with a shared ancestry, language, customs, a…
Ethnic cleansing
Serb leaders expelled or killed rival ethnic groups in specif…
20 termscreated on December 8, 2016
Geography
Albania
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Bulgaria
Croata
Tirana
Sarajevo
Sofia
Zagreb
Albania
Tirana
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Sarajevo
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