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Geography - Seas - Bays - Gulfs
Gulf of Finland
Bay of Biscay
Black Sea
Baltic Sea
Gulf of Finland
Bay of Biscay
31 terms
Gulf Political Geography Quiz
Bahrain Flag
Kuwait Flag
Oman Flag
Saudi Flag
Bahrain Flag
Kuwait Flag
12 terms
Geography: Seas, Bays, and Gulfs
Caribbean Sea
Hudson Bay
North Sea
Baltic Sea
Caribbean Sea
Hudson Bay
10 terms
world geography Persian gulf
Baghdad
Tehran
Riyadh
Kuwait City
Iraq
Iran
Saudi Arabia
Kuwait
Baghdad
Iraq
Tehran
Iran
35 terms
Persian Gulf Geography
Sumerians
Mountain valley
Baghdad
Agriculture
Who first settled in Iraq?
Where do most people in Iraq live?
Capital and largest city in Iraq?
About 1/3 of Iraq's people are involved in what?
Sumerians
Who first settled in Iraq?
Mountain valley
Where do most people in Iraq live?
9 terms
Geography/The Persian Gulf
Saudi Arabia
Yemen
Oman
United Arab Emerates
Riyadh
Sanaa
Musket
Abudhabi
Saudi Arabia
Riyadh
Yemen
Sanaa
25 terms
Geography Chapter 21:The Persian Gulf
What is the persian gulf?
What is so important about the persian…
WHAt are bedouins?
what is this area mostly made up of?
body of water
it is the largest single source of oil in the world
is the native population
desert
What is the persian gulf?
body of water
What is so important about the persian…
it is the largest single source of oil in the world
23 terms
Geography: Southwest Asia - Persian Gulf
This ancient civilization had governme…
This ancient civilization had some of…
This ancient civilization is believed…
This ancient civilization made ziggura…
Sumer
Phoenicians
Phoenicians
Sumer
This ancient civilization had governme…
Sumer
This ancient civilization had some of…
Phoenicians
14 terms
Historical geography
The Roman king Hadrian ordered the bui…
Which Aztec emperor was killed by Hern…
Which Egyptian city was famous in anci…
In which country was the Rosetta Stone…
United Kingdom
Montezuma
Alexandria
Egypt
The Roman king Hadrian ordered the bui…
United Kingdom
Which Aztec emperor was killed by Hern…
Montezuma
122 terms
Geography CH17 (Persian Gulf)
biggest country by size and pop
focus of world history for centuries
focus of 3 dominant religions had thei…
what 3 religions had their beginnings…
saudia Arabia
middle east
middle east
Judaism, Christianity, Islam
biggest country by size and pop
saudia Arabia
focus of world history for centuries
middle east
Geography North Africa & Persian Gulf
85%
Who lives in Iran & southern Iraq
The 5 pillars of Islam
Mecca
% of Sunni in Iran & southern Iraq
Sunni & Shi'ites
Faith... Money donated to poor... Pray 5xs a day... Fast during Ramada…
In Saudi Arabia---the holy city
85%
% of Sunni in Iran & southern Iraq
Who lives in Iran & southern Iraq
Sunni & Shi'ites
15 terms
World Geography 8 Persian Gulf Map
Iraq-Baghdad
Iran-Tehran
Saudi Arabia-Riyadh
Kuwait-Kuwait City
Iraq-Baghdad
Iran-Tehran
Historical Geography
Loess
Oracle Bones
Mandate of Heaven
Dynastic Cycle
Yellowish silt, or fertile soil, that is deposited when the H…
Animal bones and tortoise shells on which priests had scratch…
An ancient Chinese belief and philosophical idea that Heaven…
The pattern of rise, decline, and replacement of dynasties.
Loess
Yellowish silt, or fertile soil, that is deposited when the H…
Oracle Bones
Animal bones and tortoise shells on which priests had scratch…
8 terms
Historical geography
Republic
Patricians
Plebians
Tribunes
A form of government in which power is in the hands of repres…
In ancient Rome, a member of the wealthy, privileged upper cl…
In ancient Rome, one of the common farmers, artisans, and mer…
In ancient Rome, an official elected by the plebians to prote…
Republic
A form of government in which power is in the hands of repres…
Patricians
In ancient Rome, a member of the wealthy, privileged upper cl…
14 terms
historical geography
geography of greece
homer lliad
change over time of the Greek world
comparison of Athens and Sparta
...
...
...
...
geography of greece
...
homer lliad
...
60 terms
Historical Geography
Albert Gallatin proposed new transport…
interstate and defense highways act wa…
Pacific railway acts of _ and _ caused…
what did it do?
1807
Eisenhower, 1956
1862 and 1864 caused the proliferation of destruction of fore…
granted 12,800 acres of land for each mile rail track laid
Albert Gallatin proposed new transport…
1807
interstate and defense highways act wa…
Eisenhower, 1956
21 terms
Historical Geography
Why did people stop moving south in Al…
big game hunting (animals)
why did mega fauna go extinct
the year 1500 in Greenland
most of Alaska was dry so people most likely settled there an…
mastodons, saber tooth tigers, woolly mammoths
the younger dryas:... ice was melting but quickly began to refre…
temperature raised about 11 Fahrenheit degrees in a year
Why did people stop moving south in Al…
most of Alaska was dry so people most likely settled there an…
big game hunting (animals)
mastodons, saber tooth tigers, woolly mammoths
Historical geography
Location absolute
Relative location
Place
Human environment interaction
Tells us where something is on earth. We can have an exact lo…
More descriptive way of locating a particular place that tell…
All the physical and human characteristics at a particular lo…
Way people change or adapt depending on their natural setting
Location absolute
Tells us where something is on earth. We can have an exact lo…
Relative location
More descriptive way of locating a particular place that tell…
15 terms
Historical Geography
When and where did the first oil boom…
When and where did the second oil boom…
How did the oil booms affect the econo…
How did the discovery of oil fuel a bl…
1850's in Pennsylvania, but Ohio became the largest oil produ…
1920's with the discovery of fields in HB, Signal Hill, Santa…
32 refineries with 5000+ jobs. $327 million in refined petrol…
by late 1920's CA was producing 1/5 of the worlds oil so peop…
When and where did the first oil boom…
1850's in Pennsylvania, but Ohio became the largest oil produ…
When and where did the second oil boom…
1920's with the discovery of fields in HB, Signal Hill, Santa…
15 terms
The historical development of geography
Abu Abdullah Muhammad Ibn-Battuta
Prince Henry the Navigator
John Harrison
Columbian Exchange
Traveler, geographer. Dictated details of his travels
Financed a series of expeditions to Africa
Created the first accurate time-keeping peice that helped in…
Crops, goods, germs etc. shared between the Old and New Worlds
Abu Abdullah Muhammad Ibn-Battuta
Traveler, geographer. Dictated details of his travels
Prince Henry the Navigator
Financed a series of expeditions to Africa
33 terms
Earth Science Historical Geography
Principle of uniformitarianism
relative age
Law of Superposition
unconformity
a principle that geologic processes that occurred in the past…
the age of an object in relation to the ages of other objects…
the law that a sedimentary rock layer is older than the layer…
a break in the geologic record created when rock layers are e…
Principle of uniformitarianism
a principle that geologic processes that occurred in the past…
relative age
the age of an object in relation to the ages of other objects…
20 terms
Geography/Historical Perspective
geography
cartographer
Greenwich, England
meridian
The study of the earth
person who makes maps
The prime meridian passes through
A line of longitude that runs north-south. All lines of longi…
geography
The study of the earth
cartographer
person who makes maps
20 terms
Geography/Historical Perspective 1
geography
cartographer
latitude
longitude
The study of the physical features of the earth
person who makes maps
The numbering system used to indicate the location of paralle…
The numbering system used to indicate the location of meridia…
geography
The study of the physical features of the earth
cartographer
person who makes maps
217 terms
Historical Geography Final
waterfalls and rapids
mediterranean coastal areas
Tsetse fly
Fertile land of savannas
makes navigation to or from the coast impossible
med. type of climates and fertile soil so there are alot of f…
-deadliest creature ... -carries disease that is deadly... -plays a…
-largest amount of people live on savannas ... -covered w/ tall…
waterfalls and rapids
makes navigation to or from the coast impossible
mediterranean coastal areas
med. type of climates and fertile soil so there are alot of f…
33 terms
World Geography final (Persian Gulf and Interior)
Middle East
Arabian Peninsula
Indian Ocean
Mesopotamia
Aanother name for the region formed by the Persian Gulf and i…
lies between the Red sea and the Persian Gulf
lies between the Gulf of Aden and the Arabian Sea
a region whose name means "between two rivers"
Middle East
Aanother name for the region formed by the Persian Gulf and i…
Arabian Peninsula
lies between the Red sea and the Persian Gulf
9 terms
World geography Persian gulf countries and capitals
Bahrain
Iran
Iraq
Kuwait
Manama
Tehran
Baghdad
Kuwait city
Bahrain
Manama
Iran
Tehran
26 terms
AP Human Geography Asian Oceans, Seas, & Gulfs
Pacific Ocean
Indian Ocean
Arabian Sea
South China Sea
Pacific Ocean
Indian Ocean
65 terms
Cultural Geography: Chapter 17: Persian Gulf
Middle East
Persian Gulf
Saudi Arabia
Islam
located at the crossroads of three continents; the focus of w…
center of population and trade
most influential country in the Middle East; greatest oil exp…
religion of works
Middle East
located at the crossroads of three continents; the focus of w…
Persian Gulf
center of population and trade
7 terms
Ap world historical geography
Bosporus, dardenelles
Hawaiian island
Italian peninsula
Iberian peninsula
Bosporus, dardenelles
Hawaiian island
Vocab-Geography and Historical Terms
Bay
Desert
Gulf
Latitude
a broad inlet of the sea where the land curves inward.
dry area, little water, few plants
deep sea, almost surrounded by land
imaginary lines, distance north/south of equator
Bay
a broad inlet of the sea where the land curves inward.
Desert
dry area, little water, few plants
40 terms
Vocab-Geography and Historical Terms
Bay
Desert
Gulf
Latitude
a broad inlet of the sea where the land curves inward.
dry area, little water, few plants
deep sea, almost surrounded by land
imaginary lines, distance north/south of equator
Bay
a broad inlet of the sea where the land curves inward.
Desert
dry area, little water, few plants
20 terms
geography/historical perspective 1
geography
cartographer
Greenwich, England
meridian
The study of the earth
mapmaker
The prime meridian passes through
An arc drawn on a map between the North and South poles.
geography
The study of the earth
cartographer
mapmaker
20 terms
Geography/Historical Perspective 1
Geography
Cartographer
Greenwich, England
meridian
Study of the earth
person who makes maps
An arc drawn on a map between the North and South poles.
Geography
Study of the earth
Cartographer
person who makes maps
36 terms
European Historical Geography
democracy
republic
city-state
black death
A form of government created in Athens by Cleisthenes where c…
Romans created this government led by rulers elected by the c…
A political unit consisting of a city and its surrounding cou…
The epidemic form of bubonic plague experienced during the Mi…
democracy
A form of government created in Athens by Cleisthenes where c…
republic
Romans created this government led by rulers elected by the c…
20 terms
Geography/Historical Perspective
Geography
Cartographer
Greenwich, England
Meridian
The study of the earth
One who makes maps or charts
A city in which the prime meridian passes through.
a circle of constant longitude passing through a given place…
Geography
The study of the earth
Cartographer
One who makes maps or charts
20 terms
Geography/Historical Perspective
geography
cartographer
latitude
longitude
The study of the physical features of the earth
person who makes maps
Distance north or south of the equator
Distance east or west of the prime meridian, measured in degr…
geography
The study of the physical features of the earth
cartographer
person who makes maps
20 terms
geography/historical perspective
geography
cartographer
latitude
longitude
The study of the physical features of the earth
person who makes maps
Distance north or south from the equator
Distance east or west of the prime meridian, measured in degr…
geography
The study of the physical features of the earth
cartographer
person who makes maps
20 terms
Geography/Historical Perspective
geography
cartographer
Greenwich, England
meridian
The study of the earth
person who makes maps
The prime meridian passes through
An arc drawn on a map between the North and South poles.
geography
The study of the earth
cartographer
person who makes maps
94 terms
historical terms & Geography
Culture
Nuclear Family
Matriarchal
patriarchal
way of life of a group of people
mom, dad, and children
family ruled by mother
family ruled by father
Culture
way of life of a group of people
Nuclear Family
mom, dad, and children
74 terms
World Geography: Southwest Asia (Persian Gulf)
Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Kuwait, Oman, Yem…
Red Sea & Persian Gulf
Gulf of Aden & Arabian Sea
Gulf of Oman
7 countries in the Arabian Peninsula that are considered the…
two bodies of water Middle East countries are located between
two bodies of water located at the southern end of the Arabia…
gulf between Oman & Iran
Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Kuwait, Oman, Yem…
7 countries in the Arabian Peninsula that are considered the…
Red Sea & Persian Gulf
two bodies of water Middle East countries are located between
16 terms
Geography/Historical perspective
geography
cartographer
AD
BC
The study of the physical features of the earth
person who makes maps
Anno Domini
Before Christ
geography
The study of the physical features of the earth
cartographer
person who makes maps
20 terms
geography/historical perspective
geography
cartographer
greenwich, england
meridan
Study of the earth
person who makes maps
Prime Meridian passes
Line of longitude run from north to south poles
geography
Study of the earth
cartographer
person who makes maps
20 terms
Geography/ historical perspective
geography
cartographer
Greenwich, England
meridian
the study of the earth
person who makes maps
The prime meridian passes through
An arc drawn on a map between the North and South poles.
geography
the study of the earth
cartographer
person who makes maps
15 terms
Honors Historical Geography Goals
Uniformitarianism
Catastrophism
Fossil
Geologic column
A theory that changes in Earth's crust are caused by continuo…
A theory that the Earth has been affected in the past by sudd…
The remains/ impression of an ancient organism that has been…
A diagram that shows rock formations of locality or region an…
Uniformitarianism
A theory that changes in Earth's crust are caused by continuo…
Catastrophism
A theory that the Earth has been affected in the past by sudd…
58 terms
World Geography Ch. 19: The Persian Gulf and Interior
Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Q…
the Persian Gulf and Interior SW Asia
Gulf of Aden and the Arabian Sea
Iraq, Iran, and Afghanistan
Countries of the Arabian Peninsula
The Arabian Peninsula lies between
to the south of the Arabian Peninsula
northeast of the Arabian Peninsula
Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Q…
Countries of the Arabian Peninsula
the Persian Gulf and Interior SW Asia
The Arabian Peninsula lies between
20 terms
geography/historical perspective
geography
cartographer
Greenwich, England
meridan
The study of the earth
mapmaker
The prime meridian passes through
Lines of longitude run from north to south poles
geography
The study of the earth
cartographer
mapmaker
20 terms
Geography/Historical Perspective
Geography
Cartographer
Greenwich, England
Meridian
The study of the physical features of the earth
person who makes maps
The prime meridian passes through
A line of longitude that runs north-south. All lines of longi…
Geography
The study of the physical features of the earth
Cartographer
person who makes maps
20 terms
geography/historical perspective
geography
cartographer
latitude
longitude
The study of the earth and its features and of the distributi…
a person who makes maps
The distance from the equator, measured in degrees
Distance east or west of the prime meridian, measured in degr…
geography
The study of the earth and its features and of the distributi…
cartographer
a person who makes maps
20 terms
Geography/Historical Perspective1
Geography
Cartographer
Greenwich, England
Meridian
The study of the physical features of the earth
one who makes maps or charts
The prime meridian passes through this city
An arc drawn on a map between the North and South poles.
Geography
The study of the physical features of the earth
Cartographer
one who makes maps or charts
20 terms
geography/ historical perspective
geography
cartographer
latitude
longitude
The study of the physical features of the earth
person who makes maps
Distance north or south of the equator
Distance east or west of the prime meridian, measured in degr…
geography
The study of the physical features of the earth
cartographer
person who makes maps
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