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5 terms
Geography
Desert
Gulf
Mountain Range
Plains
A dry region with little or no rain
A large area of ocean that is partly surrounded by land.
A group or chain of mountains.
A large flat area of land.
Desert
A dry region with little or no rain
Gulf
A large area of ocean that is partly surrounded by land.
5 terms
geography
border
Mount
peak
climate
frontier line
mountain
the pointed top (of a mountain)
the generally prevailing weather conditions of a region
border
frontier line
Mount
mountain
11 terms
Geography
el norte
el sur
el este
el oeste
north
south
east
west
el norte
north
el sur
south
21 terms
Geography
amriika
afghaanistaan
lubnaan
faransa
amriika
afghaanistaan
20 terms
Geography
geography
culture
history
economics
Is the study of people, environments and their resources.
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
A chronological narrative of events
Examines the production and distribution of material goods an…
geography
Is the study of people, environments and their resources.
culture
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
19 terms
Geography
Map Key
Map Scale
Compass Rose
Political Map
Map Key
Map Scale
12 terms
Geography
Absolute Location
Geography
Relative Location
Coordinates
The exact position on Earth
The study of Earth's physical features.
The position of a place is described by what it is near.
The exact location where lines of latitude and longitude inte…
Absolute Location
The exact position on Earth
Geography
The study of Earth's physical features.
17 terms
Geography
India
Usa
United Kingdom
Ethopia
India
Usa
23 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
13 terms
geography
Королевство
Штат
Знак
Святой
Kingdom
State
Sign
Saint
Королевство
Kingdom
Штат
State
25 terms
Geography
beach
canyon
Cave
cliff
plage
canyon
grotte
falaise
beach
plage
canyon
canyon
10 terms
Geography
Landform
Climate
Environment
Human Geography
The natural features of the land's surface.
The average weather condition in a certain area over a long p…
All the living and non living things that affect life in a ar…
The study of the earth people including there way of life hom…
Landform
The natural features of the land's surface.
Climate
The average weather condition in a certain area over a long p…
28 terms
Geography
a mountain
a mountain range
a river
the coast
a mountain
a mountain range
10 terms
Geography
political map
physical map
weather map
plateau
shows the boundaries of countries, states and counties. They…
shows naturally made landmarks such as rivers, lakes and moun…
shows conditions such as temperature, rain and snow.
high flat surface
political map
shows the boundaries of countries, states and counties. They…
physical map
shows naturally made landmarks such as rivers, lakes and moun…
14 terms
Geography
Geography
Local
International
Physical Geography
The study of the Earth - its land and seas, climate, its peop…
To do with the area around you
To do with more than one country.
The study of the natural things of the Earth e.g. climate, ri…
Geography
The study of the Earth - its land and seas, climate, its peop…
Local
To do with the area around you
15 terms
Geography
map
physical map
political maps
historical maps
representation of some part of the earth's surface
show natural features like mountains, rivers, lakes, oceans,…
show borders of areas like countries, states, and cities
show movements of people, changing borders, battles, and othe…
map
representation of some part of the earth's surface
physical map
show natural features like mountains, rivers, lakes, oceans,…
9 terms
Geography
United States
Atlantic Ocean
Pacific Ocean
coast
our country
ocean on the eastern border
ocean on the western border
the land next to the ocean
United States
our country
Atlantic Ocean
ocean on the eastern border
27 terms
Geography
BOLTS
Climographs
Geography
Climate
B~ Border... O~ Orientation... L~ Legend... T~ Title... S~ Scale
Climographs allow us to compare the climates of two or more d…
Geography is the study of places and the relationship between…
Climate is the long-term variation in the atmosphere. The two…
BOLTS
B~ Border... O~ Orientation... L~ Legend... T~ Title... S~ Scale
Climographs
Climographs allow us to compare the climates of two or more d…
9 terms
geography
polar desert
ice shelf
coral reef
aborigines
Cold air holds very little moistur
a massive extension of glacial ice over the sea, often protru…
A structure of calcite skeletons built up by coral animals in…
The original of earliest known inhabitants of a country.
polar desert
Cold air holds very little moistur
ice shelf
a massive extension of glacial ice over the sea, often protru…
17 terms
Geography
Latitude
Longitude
Equator
Prime Meridian
An imaginary line around the Earth parallel to the equator
Distance east or west of the prime meridian, measured in degr…
0 degrees latitude
0 degrees longitude
Latitude
An imaginary line around the Earth parallel to the equator
Longitude
Distance east or west of the prime meridian, measured in degr…
68 terms
Geography
Human geography Vs. Physical geography
Cartography
International date line
Situation
The branch of geography dealing with human activity affects.…
The science of making maps.
Meridian 180 degrees longitude.
The location of a place relative to other places.
Human geography Vs. Physical geography
The branch of geography dealing with human activity affects.…
Cartography
The science of making maps.
29 terms
Geography
beach
cave
city
coast
plaża
jaskinia
miasto
wybrzeże
beach
plaża
cave
jaskinia
9 terms
Geography
Define geography.
What is a cartogram?
What are the two sub-disciplines of ge…
What is Physical geography?
The study of patterns and processes on the Earth's surface.
A map which some thematic mapping variable is substituted for…
Physical and human geography.
The study of patterns and processes in the physical environme…
Define geography.
The study of patterns and processes on the Earth's surface.
What is a cartogram?
A map which some thematic mapping variable is substituted for…
20 terms
Geography
Line of Latitude
Line of Longitude
Hemisphere
Equator
an imaginary line around the Earth parallel to the equator
an imaginary line around the Earth passing through the north…
half of the globe
an imaginary line circling the Earth halfway between the Nort…
Line of Latitude
an imaginary line around the Earth parallel to the equator
Line of Longitude
an imaginary line around the Earth passing through the north…
14 terms
Geography
Geography
Local
International
Physical Geography
The study of the Earth - its land and seas, climate, its peop…
To do with the area around you
To do with more than one country.
The study of the natural things of the Earth e.g. climate, ri…
Geography
The study of the Earth - its land and seas, climate, its peop…
Local
To do with the area around you
18 terms
Geography
absolute location
cartographer
hemisphere
longitude
an exact location of a point on Earth
a person who makes maps
one of the halves of the earth that is divided by equator or…
imaginary vertical lines that measure location in degrees eas…
absolute location
an exact location of a point on Earth
cartographer
a person who makes maps
16 terms
Geography
geography
themes of geography
place
region
The study of the earth and its features
Place, Region, Human Environment Interaction, Location, Movem…
A specific point on Earth distinguished by characteristics (h…
An area that has common characteristics or features
geography
The study of the earth and its features
themes of geography
Place, Region, Human Environment Interaction, Location, Movem…
10 terms
geography
procince
maritime
lock
bedrock
an administrative division or unit of a country
connected with the sea in relation to navigation, shipping, e…
complete and unchallenged control; an unbreakable hold
Geology. unbroken solid rock, overlaid in most places by soil…
procince
an administrative division or unit of a country
maritime
connected with the sea in relation to navigation, shipping, e…
27 terms
Geography
cardinal directions
compass rose
equator
geographic tools
North, South, East, West
gives direction on a map
center line of latitude
tools used to collect, organize, store or display geographic…
cardinal directions
North, South, East, West
compass rose
gives direction on a map
23 terms
Geography
agricultural
residential
industrial
educational
an area of rural land used for farming
an area of land used for houses
an area of land used for businesses
an area of land used for learning
agricultural
an area of rural land used for farming
residential
an area of land used for houses
11 terms
Geography
waterfall
forest
mountain lake
coastline
waterfall
forest
21 terms
Geography
Mexico
Guatemala
Belize
Honduras
Mexico
Guatemala
14 terms
Geography
geography
oceans
geographers
Geography studies...
the study of the Earth and its physical features
the largest areas of water on Earth
scientists who study the Earth's physical features
water, air, animals and land
geography
the study of the Earth and its physical features
oceans
the largest areas of water on Earth
13 terms
Geography
geography
continent
ocean
hemisphere
the study of all Earth's physical features and living things
a large body of land
a large body of water
one half of a sphere or globe
geography
the study of all Earth's physical features and living things
continent
a large body of land
11 terms
Geography
Birth Rate
Death Rate
Migration
Natural Increase
the number of births per 1000 people in a year
the number of deaths per 1000 people in a year
when people move to a new area to live
the amount the population changes in a year when the death ra…
Birth Rate
the number of births per 1000 people in a year
Death Rate
the number of deaths per 1000 people in a year
21 terms
Geography
Geography
Location
Region
Place
Study of countries, oceans, mountains, and weather
Tells us where an area is.
Areas that share at least one common feature.
A description of the physical and human characteristics of th…
Geography
Study of countries, oceans, mountains, and weather
Location
Tells us where an area is.
59 terms
Geography
Absolute location
Relative location
North Pole
Arctic circle
the exact location of something ... adresses... latitude and longit…
based on ones perspective ... "1st room to the right."
90N
66.5N
Absolute location
the exact location of something ... adresses... latitude and longit…
Relative location
based on ones perspective ... "1st room to the right."
26 terms
Geography
landforms
map
globe
continents
a natural area that is part of the earth's surface
drawing or picture showing an area or where places are located
a model of the Earth
large land masses of which there are 7 on our planet
landforms
a natural area that is part of the earth's surface
map
drawing or picture showing an area or where places are located
8 terms
Geography
geography
5 themes of geography
absolute location
latitude (parallels)
the study of the earth and its features, including human life
location, place, region, movement, human environment interact…
precise location on the globe
lines that run East and West on a map; measure North and South
geography
the study of the earth and its features, including human life
5 themes of geography
location, place, region, movement, human environment interact…
16 terms
Geography
Equador
Prime Meridian
Longitude
Latitude
A Line of latitude dividing the Northern and Southern hemisph…
A Line of longitude dividing the Eastern and Western Hemisphe…
A line going North and South across the globe. It is used to…
A line across the globe going East and West across the globe…
Equador
A Line of latitude dividing the Northern and Southern hemisph…
Prime Meridian
A Line of longitude dividing the Eastern and Western Hemisphe…
39 terms
Geography
Anarchy
Capitalism
Communism
Carrying capacity
A type of government where nobody is in control
A type of economy where private individuals and groups decide…
A type of economy where the gov. decides makes all the decision
The amount of resources a species can use before they go exti…
Anarchy
A type of government where nobody is in control
Capitalism
A type of economy where private individuals and groups decide…
13 terms
geography
physical map
political map
longitude
latitude
a map that shows geographic features
a map that shows the countries, states,industries,and towns
imaginary lines that run from north to south
imaginary lines that run from east to west
physical map
a map that shows geographic features
political map
a map that shows the countries, states,industries,and towns
9 terms
Geography
globe
map
map key
legend
A sphere that depicts a map of the Earth
A picture, usually on a flat surface, of the features of an a…
A table that uses pictures as symbols to explain what is on t…
This is also know as a map key. It is a table that explains t…
globe
A sphere that depicts a map of the Earth
map
A picture, usually on a flat surface, of the features of an a…
23 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
14 terms
Geography
Geography
Hemisphere
Continent
Ocean
the study of Earth, its land, water, air and people
half a sphere
one of the seven large bodies of salt water on Earth
one of the four largest bodies of salt water on Earth
Geography
the study of Earth, its land, water, air and people
Hemisphere
half a sphere
13 terms
Geography
Migration
Emigration
immigration
absolute location
A movement of people or animals from one region to another.
The process of moving out of a particular country, usually th…
The process of individuals moving into a new country with the…
A point on the earth's surface expressed by latitude and long…
Migration
A movement of people or animals from one region to another.
Emigration
The process of moving out of a particular country, usually th…
26 terms
Geography
Geography
Hemisphere
Distortion
Projection
is the study of place and how place impacts physical and huma…
half of the earth.
something twisted out of shape or inaccurate.
converting a 3D model on a 2D (flat) surface.
Geography
is the study of place and how place impacts physical and huma…
Hemisphere
half of the earth.
17 terms
Geography
geography
absolute location
latitude (parallels)
Equator
the study of the earth and its features including human life
precise position on the globe
lines that run East and West on a map; divide the globe into…
line of latitude at 0 degrees
geography
the study of the earth and its features including human life
absolute location
precise position on the globe
15 terms
Geography
North America
South America
Europe
Asia
the northern continent of the Western Hemisphere, extending f…
the southern continent of the Western Hemisphere, extending f…
a continent in the western part of the landmass lying between…
a continent bounded by Europe and the Arctic, Pacific, and In…
North America
the northern continent of the Western Hemisphere, extending f…
South America
the southern continent of the Western Hemisphere, extending f…
54 terms
Geography
plate
plate tectonics
continental drift
fold mountains
solid parts of the earths crust
theory which explains continental drift
earths plates move and carry continents with them
occur when plates collide. tremendous compression causes the…
plate
solid parts of the earths crust
plate tectonics
theory which explains continental drift
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