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8 terms
Geography
compass rose
map
globe
geography
a symbol that shows the directions-north, south, east, and west
drawing or picture showing an area or where places are locate…
a model of the Earth
the study of the Earth and its people
compass rose
a symbol that shows the directions-north, south, east, and west
map
drawing or picture showing an area or where places are locate…
43 terms
Geography
archipelago
atoll
bay
beach
a large group of islands... Ex. - The Bahamas
a ring of coral that encloses a pool of seawater
a body of water that extends into the land... Ex. - Bay of Beng…
a rocky or sandy edge of land along a body of water
archipelago
a large group of islands... Ex. - The Bahamas
atoll
a ring of coral that encloses a pool of seawater
10 terms
Geography
Continents
Oceans
North (direction)
South (direction)
the land mass of the earth is divided into seven, they are Af…
Are the largest bodies of salt water between the continents;…
The arrow on a compass rose pointing north
The arrow on a compass rose pointing south
Continents
the land mass of the earth is divided into seven, they are Af…
Oceans
Are the largest bodies of salt water between the continents;…
97 terms
Geography
cave
cavern
cliff
cinder cone
a hollow in the earth especially one open more or less horizo…
a cave especially one that is large and mostly underground
a steep face of a rock
cone shaped mass of material made by volcanic eruption
cave
a hollow in the earth especially one open more or less horizo…
cavern
a cave especially one that is large and mostly underground
45 terms
Geography
USA
Canada
Mexico
Cuba
USA
Canada
63 terms
GEOGRAPHY!
culture
latitude
longitude
geography
Behaviors and belief systems that members of a long-standing…
Distance north or south of the equator measured by specific d…
The numbering system used to indicate the location of meridia…
Is the study of the earth,how it shapes peoples lives and is…
culture
Behaviors and belief systems that members of a long-standing…
latitude
Distance north or south of the equator measured by specific d…
28 terms
Geography
The Six Essential Elements of Geography
What are the 7 continents?
What are the 5 Oceans?
Cartographers
1. World in spatial terms... 2. Places and regions... 3. Physical s…
Asia, Africa, North America, South America, Europe, Australia…
Atlantic, Pacific, Indian, Arctic, Southern
Map makers
The Six Essential Elements of Geography
1. World in spatial terms... 2. Places and regions... 3. Physical s…
What are the 7 continents?
Asia, Africa, North America, South America, Europe, Australia…
12 terms
Geography
Mountain
Hill
Valley
Lagoon
Mountain
Hill
15 terms
Geography
The continent we live on
The planet we live on
globe
Continent
North America
Earth
A model of the earth
Very large bodies of land
The continent we live on
North America
The planet we live on
Earth
54 terms
Geography
natural resource
economics
absolute location
aerial photograph
any material in nature that people use and value.
the wants, needs, good and services of people and/or countrie…
the grid address of a place on the map or globe.
photographs produced by satellites that enable you to see pat…
natural resource
any material in nature that people use and value.
economics
the wants, needs, good and services of people and/or countrie…
32 terms
Geography
North America
South America
Africa
Australia
What is the name of this continent?
What is the name of this continent?
What is the name of this continent?
What is the name of this continent?
North America
What is the name of this continent?
South America
What is the name of this continent?
9 terms
Geography
River
Mountain Range
Forest
Jungle
River
Mountain Range
39 terms
Geography
Cardinal directions
Intermediate directions
compass rose
hemisphere
North, South , East, West
northeast, southeast, southwest, northwest
symbol on a map showing directions
one half of the earth
Cardinal directions
North, South , East, West
Intermediate directions
northeast, southeast, southwest, northwest
12 terms
Geography
Sovereignty
Unitary government
Federal government
Confederation
freedom from outside control, country that can rule itself by…
One central government runs the nation, central government ma…
Powers are given to both the national and state governments,…
Central government has very few powers such as defense and fo…
Sovereignty
freedom from outside control, country that can rule itself by…
Unitary government
One central government runs the nation, central government ma…
11 terms
Geography
Earth
Africa
Asia
North America
Earth
Africa
26 terms
Geography
geography
climate
coast
lake
the study of the earth and the way people, plants, and animal…
a pattern of weather of a certain place over many years
the land next to an ocean or large lake
water surrounded by land
geography
the study of the earth and the way people, plants, and animal…
climate
a pattern of weather of a certain place over many years
13 terms
Geography
Causes of bush fires
Impacts of bush fires
Responses of bush fires
Bar charts
People ... Weather (lighting)... Most likely to occur when it is ho…
loss of wildlife ... human and animals homes burnt ... loss of gras…
-Learn more about the fires... -Volunteer to help and support ot…
Causes of bush fires
People ... Weather (lighting)... Most likely to occur when it is ho…
Impacts of bush fires
loss of wildlife ... human and animals homes burnt ... loss of gras…
34 terms
Geography
Pacific Ocean
Gulf of Mexico
Caribbean Sea
Atlantic Ocean
Pacific Ocean
Gulf of Mexico
11 terms
geography
mountains
coastline
capital city
country
mountains
coastline
24 terms
geography
land mass
steppe
premafrost
tundra
a very large, unbroken area of land
A large area of flat unforested grassland in southeastern Eur…
ground that does not completely thaw in the summer
An extremely cold, dry biome.
land mass
a very large, unbroken area of land
steppe
A large area of flat unforested grassland in southeastern Eur…
29 terms
Geography
Geography
Exact location
Relative location
Cardinal Directions
The study of the land, water, plants, animals, people, and lo…
A specific address describing a location.... An example of exact…
Where you are in relationship to other places/landmarks ... ... A…
The four main points on a compass.... North, South, East West... (N…
Geography
The study of the land, water, plants, animals, people, and lo…
Exact location
A specific address describing a location.... An example of exact…
24 terms
Geography
population (n)
population distribution (n)
population density (n)
densely populated (adj)
the total number of people in an area
how population is spread out in an area
the number of people in a particular sized area
many people in an area
population (n)
the total number of people in an area
population distribution (n)
how population is spread out in an area
23 terms
Geography
weather
climate
temperature
percipitation
the conditon of the air at a certain time and place
a pattern of weather over many years
the meausre of how hot or cold the air is
moisture that falls to the ground... It could be rain, sleet, ha…
weather
the conditon of the air at a certain time and place
climate
a pattern of weather over many years
201 terms
Geography
Australia
Western Australia
Northern Australia
South Australia
Canberra
Perth
Darwin
Adelaide
Australia
Canberra
Western Australia
Perth
25 terms
Geography
Geography
5 Themes of Geography
Absolute Location
Geographer
The study of the earth and its features.
Location, Place, Human-Environment Interaction, Movement, Reg…
The exact place on earth where a something is located.
An expert who studies the natural features of Earth.
Geography
The study of the earth and its features.
5 Themes of Geography
Location, Place, Human-Environment Interaction, Movement, Reg…
27 terms
Geography
cardinal points
inter-cardinal/intermediate points
physical map
political map
N,S,E,W
Points between the Cardinal points Ex: NW, NE, SW,SE
focuses on natural makeup of universe
focuses on human made objects or ideas
cardinal points
N,S,E,W
inter-cardinal/intermediate points
Points between the Cardinal points Ex: NW, NE, SW,SE
12 terms
Geography
separatism
loyalists
Province
Nunavut
breaking away of one part of a country to create separate, in…
Colonists who wished to remain loyal to the British Governmen…
political unit similar to a state, Canada has 10 provinces
land created by government for Native Americans, translates t…
separatism
breaking away of one part of a country to create separate, in…
loyalists
Colonists who wished to remain loyal to the British Governmen…
14 terms
geography
Europe has the oldest population of an…
Europe has the lowest birth rate, what…
Wether the population grows or shrinks…
What does total fertility rate mean?
Shrinking population
total fertility rate, replacement rate, life expectancy
The average # of children a women in a given population will…
Europe has the oldest population of an…
Europe has the lowest birth rate, what…
Shrinking population
28 terms
Geography
North
East
South
West
北(きた)
東(ひがし)
南(みなみ)
西(にし)
North
北(きた)
East
東(ひがし)
5 terms
Geography
We live on this continent ____________…
What is the country north of the Unite…
What is the big country south of the U…
What are the islands that are part of…
North America
Canada
Mexico
Hawaii
We live on this continent ____________…
North America
What is the country north of the Unite…
Canada
Geography
On what continent do you live?
In what country do you live?
In what state do you live?
What are the imaginary lines that run…
North America
United States
North Carolina
longitude
On what continent do you live?
North America
In what country do you live?
United States
7 terms
Geography
geography
desert
ocean
valley
geography
desert
68 terms
Geography
North America
Europe
Asia
Australia
North America
Europe
8 terms
Geography
volcano
island
desert
lake
volcano
island
Geography
Island
Ocean
Continent
Mountain Range
Island
Ocean
21 terms
Geography
Abnormal
Acquire
Apathy
Authentic
Not normal, irregular
To obtain; get
A lack of concern
True; Original
Abnormal
Not normal, irregular
Acquire
To obtain; get
52 terms
Geography
Define subduction
Which plate subducts in New Zealand?
How is the Continental crust described?
How is the Oceanic crust described?
The downward movement of the edge of a plate converging in to…
The pacific plate
Light and boyant
Heavy and dense
Define subduction
The downward movement of the edge of a plate converging in to…
Which plate subducts in New Zealand?
The pacific plate
22 terms
Geography
We live on this continent ____________…
What is the country north of the Unite…
What is the big country south of the U…
What are the islands that are part of…
North America
Canada
Mexico
Hawaii
We live on this continent ____________…
North America
What is the country north of the Unite…
Canada
12 terms
Geography
Geography
Physical Geography
Geographic Inquiry
Human Geography
the study of the Earth and the ways people interact with the…
the study of the natural characteristics of Earth
the method for investigation geographic problems and issues A…
the study of the ways people interact with the Earth
Geography
the study of the Earth and the ways people interact with the…
Physical Geography
the study of the natural characteristics of Earth
7 terms
Geography
der Fluss, die Flüsse
die See, die Seen
der See, die Seen
die Insel, die Inseln
der Fluss, die Flüsse
die See, die Seen
68 terms
Geography
North America
Europe
Asia
Australia
North America
Europe
10 terms
Geography
America
China
Mongolia
Sweden
America
China
25 terms
Geography
geography
ocean
continent
globe
the study of the Earth, its physical features and the way liv…
the largest areas of water on Earth
the largest areas of land on Earth
a model of the Earth shaped like a sphere
geography
the study of the Earth, its physical features and the way liv…
ocean
the largest areas of water on Earth
18 terms
Geography
Proclamation of 1763
Chesapeake Bay
Georgia
South Carolina
Proclamation of 1763
Chesapeake Bay
12 terms
Geography
isthmus
plains
uplands
hills
a narrow strip of land that lies between two bodies of water…
level or nearly level lands
rocky cliffs and steep valleys
raised areas of land that are less than 2000 feet above the s…
isthmus
a narrow strip of land that lies between two bodies of water…
plains
level or nearly level lands
Geography
Continent
equator
globe
North Pole
One of the seven largest areas of land on Earth: Africa, Anta…
An imaginary line that runs around the surface of the Earth.
A round model of the Earth.
The most northern point on Earth.
Continent
One of the seven largest areas of land on Earth: Africa, Anta…
equator
An imaginary line that runs around the surface of the Earth.
geography
beach
cave
desert
forest
an area of sand or rocks next to the sea
A hollow under or into the earth, especially one with an open…
An extremely dry area with little water and few plants
a large amount of trees
beach
an area of sand or rocks next to the sea
cave
A hollow under or into the earth, especially one with an open…
28 terms
Geography
Compass Rose
Map Legend
Continents
Southern Ocean
Shows the cardinal directions
It has symbols and labels
There are seven of these large land masses
This ocean surrounds Antarctica
Compass Rose
Shows the cardinal directions
Map Legend
It has symbols and labels
8 terms
Geography
globe
equator
Hemisphere
Compass Rose
a small model of earth in the shape of a sphere
the imaginary line that lies halfway between the North Pole a…
A half of the Earth that lies above or below the equator
A resource on a map that shows cardinal directions (north, so…
globe
a small model of earth in the shape of a sphere
equator
the imaginary line that lies halfway between the North Pole a…
33 terms
Geography
Oklahoma
Texas
Hawaii
California
Oklahoma City
Austin
honolulu
Sacrimento
Oklahoma
Oklahoma City
Texas
Austin
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