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20 terms
Geography
1. Study the location of the Fertile C…
Show the location of the Fertile Cresc…
3. Study the Hebrew Empire... Judah, Isra…
Show the (3) Hebrew Empire and (15) Mi…
1. Study the location of the Fertile C…
Show the location of the Fertile Cresc…
20 terms
Geography
1. Study the location of the Fertile C…
Show the location of the Fertile Cresc…
3. Study the Hebrew Empire... Judah, Isra…
Show the (3) Hebrew Empire and (15) Mi…
1. Study the location of the Fertile C…
Show the location of the Fertile Cresc…
20 terms
Geography
1. Study the location of the Fertile C…
Show the location of the Fertile Cresc…
3. Study the Hebrew Empire... Judah, Isra…
Show the (3) Hebrew Empire and (15) Mi…
1. Study the location of the Fertile C…
Show the location of the Fertile Cresc…
30 terms
Geography
Prime Meridian
Lines of latitude
Lines of longitude
Equator
The line of longitude (meridian) that passes through Greenwic…
Gives the location of a place on Earth, north or south of the…
Are the imaginary vertical lines that run from the top of the…
It divides the earth in half and is measured as 0° (Zero degr…
Prime Meridian
The line of longitude (meridian) that passes through Greenwic…
Lines of latitude
Gives the location of a place on Earth, north or south of the…
12 terms
Geography
coast
desert
hills
island
land that runs along the water
a dry and hot area with few plants
higher than the land around it, but not as high as a mountain
land with water all around it
coast
land that runs along the water
desert
a dry and hot area with few plants
22 terms
geography
landforms
geography
border
plateau
natural features of the earth's surface
Study of the earth
boundary;line that seperates one state from another
A large area of flat land elevated high above sea level
landforms
natural features of the earth's surface
geography
Study of the earth
25 terms
Geography
Location
Place
Environmental/Human Interaction
Movement
absolute (longitude and latitude) or relative (general)
description of location (land, climate, water, animals, plants)
how we use or abuse the Earth
how people, ideas and goods are linked together around the Ea…
Location
absolute (longitude and latitude) or relative (general)
Place
description of location (land, climate, water, animals, plants)
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 terrestrial 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…
Geography
Geography
Perspective
Spacial perspective
Landscape
The study of the physical, biological, and cultural features…
The way a person looks at you.
Point of view based on looking at where something is and why…
Scenery of places, including physical, human, and cultural fe…
Geography
The study of the physical, biological, and cultural features…
Perspective
The way a person looks at you.
19 terms
Geography
globe
continent
equator
North Pole
A globe is a model of Earth.It is shape like a ball.
One of the seven larges areas of land on Earth. Africa, Antar…
an imaginary line that runs around the surface of the Earth.
The most northern point on Earth.
globe
A globe is a model of Earth.It is shape like a ball.
continent
One of the seven larges areas of land on Earth. Africa, Antar…
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
22 terms
Geography
geography
ocean
continent
globe
the study of the Earth, its physical features, and the way li…
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 li…
ocean
the largest areas of water on Earth
13 terms
Geography
latitude
longitude
Prime Meridian
map
Distance north or south of the Equator, measured in degrees.
Distance east or west of the prime meridian, measured in degr…
The meridian, designated at 0° longitude, which passes throug…
A two-dimensional, or flat, representation of Earth's surface…
latitude
Distance north or south of the Equator, measured in degrees.
longitude
Distance east or west of the prime meridian, measured in degr…
Geography
map key
map scale
latitude
longitude
gives you the information needed for a map to make sense, tel…
used to determine distances on a map between 2 or more points
imaginary lines running east and west around the Earth
imaginary lines running north and south across the Earth
map key
gives you the information needed for a map to make sense, tel…
map scale
used to determine distances on a map between 2 or more points
25 terms
Geography
Geography
5 Themes of Geography
History
Longitude
The study of the earth
location, place, interaction between people and their environ…
The study of the past
Distance east or west of the prime meridian, measured in degr…
Geography
The study of the earth
5 Themes of Geography
location, place, interaction between people and their environ…
7 terms
Geography
North America
South America
Antarctica
Africa
Which continent is shaded brown?
Which continent is shaded green?
Which continent is shaded blue?
Which continent is shaded yellow?
North America
Which continent is shaded brown?
South America
Which continent is shaded green?
40 terms
Geography
Geography
Location
Absolute Location
Relative Location
The study of the physical features of the Earth, its atmosphe…
Two types; absolute and relative.
Longitude / Latitude points or physical address.
Described by what something is near.
Geography
The study of the physical features of the Earth, its atmosphe…
Location
Two types; absolute and relative.
55 terms
geography
scale maps
1st number on a scale map
2nd number on a scale map
what does a scale map do?
a ratio of 2 numbers
relates to the map
corresponding place the map actually portrays
a scale map takes one of something and tells how many of the…
scale maps
a ratio of 2 numbers
1st number on a scale map
relates to the map
37 terms
Geography
insular
islet
marine
maritime
adj. 海岛的,狭隘的;... 1. an insular community... 2. the insular world of…
n. a very small island
adj. 海的,航海的,海产的;... 1. the enormous variety of marine life... 2. th…
adj. 海上的,海事的;... 1. San Francisco has lost nearly all of its mar…
insular
adj. 海岛的,狭隘的;... 1. an insular community... 2. the insular world of…
islet
n. a very small island
44 terms
Geography
archipelago
atoll
badlands
bay
a large group of islands... Ex. - The Bahamas
a ring of coral that encloses a pool of seawater
wasteland that has been carved into unusual shapes by wind an…
a body of water that extends into the land... Ex. - Bay of Beng…
archipelago
a large group of islands... Ex. - The Bahamas
atoll
a ring of coral that encloses a pool of seawater
18 terms
Geography
Geography
Absolute Location
Relative Location
Compass Rose
the study of Earth and how people use it
an exact position on Earth
a place's location in relation to another place
an item that shows N, E, S, W on a map
Geography
the study of Earth and how people use it
Absolute Location
an exact position on Earth
16 terms
Geography
Cardinal directions
compass rose
hemisphere
equator
North, South , East, West
symbol on a map showing directions
one half of the earth
0 degrees latitude, divides the earth into north and south
Cardinal directions
North, South , East, West
compass rose
symbol on a map showing directions
31 terms
Geography
Line of Latitude
Line of Longitude
Hemisphere
Equator
an imaginary line around the Earth parallel to the equator; T…
an imaginary line around the Earth passing through the north…
half the Earth's surface. The four hemispheres are the Northe…
an imaginary line circling the middle of the Earth between th…
Line of Latitude
an imaginary line around the Earth parallel to the equator; T…
Line of Longitude
an imaginary line around the Earth passing through the north…
Geography
archipelago
atoll
badlands
bay
a large group of islands... Ex. - The Bahamas
a ring of coral that encloses a pool of seawater
wasteland that has been carved into unusual shapes by wind an…
a body of water that extends into the land... Ex. - Bay of Beng…
archipelago
a large group of islands... Ex. - The Bahamas
atoll
a ring of coral that encloses a pool of seawater
35 terms
Geography
The elevation of an object in relation…
A body of water interspersed with many…
A long, narrow passage of water; a creek
A ring-shaped coral reef, island, or a…
Altitude
Archipelago
Arm
Atoll
The elevation of an object in relation…
Altitude
A body of water interspersed with many…
Archipelago
8 terms
Geography
Great Britain
The United Kingdom
The British Isles
Capital of Scotland
England, Scotland, Wales
England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland
England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland, Ireland and 6000…
Edinburgh
Great Britain
England, Scotland, Wales
The United Kingdom
England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland
20 terms
Geography
culture
latitude
longitude
political map
shared attitudes, knowledge, and behavior of a group
invisible lines that cross the Earth from East to West
invisible lines that cross the Earth from the top to the bott…
a map that shows boundaries, capitals, and cities
culture
shared attitudes, knowledge, and behavior of a group
latitude
invisible lines that cross the Earth from East to West
10 terms
Geography
Title
key
scale
Compass Rose
tells the subject and what kind of information can be found o…
or legend, explains what the symbols or colors on the map sta…
tells you how the map compares to the actual size of area it…
shows where north, south, east, and west are on the map.
Title
tells the subject and what kind of information can be found o…
key
or legend, explains what the symbols or colors on the map sta…
14 terms
Geography
Geography
Culture
Map
Globe
The study of people, their environments, and their resources.
Is the entire way of life developed by a people (clothing, la…
Is a drawing of the surface of the Earth. It allows you to se…
Is a sphere with a map of the Earth. It is about the same siz…
Geography
The study of people, their environments, and their resources.
Culture
Is the entire way of life developed by a people (clothing, la…
14 terms
Geography
Absolute location
Relative Location
Equator
Prime Meridian
exact address or location- example: address, coordiantes
not an exact location, around a general area ex. use of landm…
line of latitude, 0 degrees, splits earth into Northern and s…
line of longitude, 0 degrees, splits earth into western and e…
Absolute location
exact address or location- example: address, coordiantes
Relative Location
not an exact location, around a general area ex. use of landm…
15 terms
Geography
equator
Prime Meridan
compass rose
scale
imaginary line which runs around the world from East to West;…
imaginary line that runs from the North Pole to South Pole; d…
a drawing that shows the north, east, south and west
a ratio which compares measurement on a map to actual distanc…
equator
imaginary line which runs around the world from East to West;…
Prime Meridan
imaginary line that runs from the North Pole to South Pole; d…
12 terms
Geography
Cardinal directions
Hemisphere
Equator
Prime Meridian
North, South , East, West
one half of the earth ... EX.-Northern Hemisphere, Southern Hemi…
0 degrees latitude, divides the earth into north and south
0 degrees longitude, divides the earth into east and west
Cardinal directions
North, South , East, West
Hemisphere
one half of the earth ... EX.-Northern Hemisphere, Southern Hemi…
20 terms
Geography
culture
latitude
longitude
political map
shared attitudes, knowledge, and behavior of a group
invisible lines that cross the Earth from East to West
invisible lines that cross the Earth from the top to the bott…
a map that shows boundaries, capitals, and cities
culture
shared attitudes, knowledge, and behavior of a group
latitude
invisible lines that cross the Earth from East to West
10 terms
Geography
BASIN
CLIMATE
EQUATOR
PRIME MERIDIAN
a large, bowl-shaped landform surrounded by higher land
the pattern of weather of a certain place over many years
an imaginary line that lies halfway between the North Pole an…
the line of longitude from which other meridians (lines) are…
BASIN
a large, bowl-shaped landform surrounded by higher land
CLIMATE
the pattern of weather of a certain place over many years
Geography
compass rose
cardinal directions
intermediate directions
historical map
direction maker... shows direction
North, South, East, West
Northeast, Southeast, Northwest, Southwest
show parts of the world as they were in the past
compass rose
direction maker... shows direction
cardinal directions
North, South, East, West
8 terms
Geography
map
globe
key/legend
symbol
representation of land and sea on paper
spherical, round object that shows Earth
gives you information to understand the map
pictures or colors used to represent real objects
map
representation of land and sea on paper
globe
spherical, round object that shows Earth
14 terms
Geography
Continent
Eurasia
Hemisphere
Equator
A large land mass surrounded by oceans
Europe and Asia
A half of the earth
An imaginary line around the earth that divides the globe int…
Continent
A large land mass surrounded by oceans
Eurasia
Europe and Asia
23 terms
Geography
continent
ocean
equator
lines of latitude
1 of 7 very large areas of land on Earth
large body of water
0 degrees lattitude
map lines used to locate places north & south of the equator…
continent
1 of 7 very large areas of land on Earth
ocean
large body of water
37 terms
Geography
Northern Hemisphere
Southern Hemisphere
Eastern Hemisphere
Western Hemisphere
the half of the Earth above the equator
the half of the Earth below the equator
the half of the Earth east of the Prime Meridian
the half of the Earth west of the Prime Meridian
Northern Hemisphere
the half of the Earth above the equator
Southern Hemisphere
the half of the Earth below the equator
10 terms
Geography
Geography
Environment
Location
Absolute location
an area of study that deals with the location of countries, c…
the conditions that surround someone or something : the condi…
a place or position
the exact position of a place on earths surface expressed in…
Geography
an area of study that deals with the location of countries, c…
Environment
the conditions that surround someone or something : the condi…
21 terms
Geography
My city is
My county is
My state is
My country is
Joliet
Will
Illinois
United States of America
My city is
Joliet
My county is
Will
5 terms
Geography
desert
mountain
valley
ocean
A dry, often sandy region of little rainfall, with extreme te…
a large natural elevation of the earth's surface rising abrup…
a low area of land between hills or mountains
the vast body of salt water that covers almost three fourths…
desert
A dry, often sandy region of little rainfall, with extreme te…
mountain
a large natural elevation of the earth's surface rising abrup…
29 terms
Geography
Compass Rose
Continents
Intermediate Directions
Cardinal Directions
A symbol on a map that shows directions
Large landmasses that make up our earth. We have 7 of these.
Northeast, Southeast, Northwest, Southwest
North, South, East, West
Compass Rose
A symbol on a map that shows directions
Continents
Large landmasses that make up our earth. We have 7 of these.
53 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…
Geography
latitude/parallel
longitude/meridian
Equator
Prime Meridian
lines that circle the Earth and measure North and South
lines that stretch from pole to pole and measure East to West
0 degrees latitude
0 degrees longitude
latitude/parallel
lines that circle the Earth and measure North and South
longitude/meridian
lines that stretch from pole to pole and measure East to West
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…
14 terms
Geography
Hemisphere
Continent
Equator
Prime Meridian
Half of the Earth
Large land mass on Earth's surface
Zero degrees latitude
Zero degrees longitude
Hemisphere
Half of the Earth
Continent
Large land mass on Earth's surface
21 terms
Geography
The earth can be divided into ________…
The imaginary line that passes through…
Zero degrees Latitude
The part of the map that shows the dir…
4 Hemispheres (Northern, Southern, Eastern, Western)
The axis
The Equator
Compass Rose
The earth can be divided into ________…
4 Hemispheres (Northern, Southern, Eastern, Western)
The imaginary line that passes through…
The axis
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
12 terms
Geography
equator
prime meridian
cardinal directions
intermediate directions
an imaginary line running east and west around the center of…
an imaginary line running north and south around the center o…
north, south, east and west
northeast, northwest, southeast, and southwest
equator
an imaginary line running east and west around the center of…
prime meridian
an imaginary line running north and south around the center o…
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