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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…
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Human Geography Models & Theories
Concentric Zone Model
Gravity Model
Vance, Hartshorn, & Muller
Latin American City Model
Burgess' concentric zone model is a description of the proces…
A fraction that predicts the interaction between places on th…
developed the Urban Realms Model, which is a spatial generali…
Griffin-Ford model. Developed by Ernst Griffin and Larry Ford…
Concentric Zone Model
Burgess' concentric zone model is a description of the proces…
Gravity Model
A fraction that predicts the interaction between places on th…
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Chapter 1: Section 2 Studying Geography
Geography
landforms
climate
weather
The study of the earth's physical and cultural features.
natural features of the land's surface
The pattern of weather conditions in a certain area over a lo…
It is the conditions at a specific time and place. ex: freezi…
Geography
The study of the earth's physical and cultural features.
landforms
natural features of the land's surface
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Unique History Vocab Picture Identification September 2016 Holzinger
Timeline
date
order (hint: not always first to last)
sequence (hint: first to last)
Timeline
date
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States
Texas
New Jersey
Oklahoma
Georgia
Texas
New Jersey
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States and Capitals (State/Capital)
Maine
New Hampshire
Vermont
Massachusetts
Augusta
Concord
Montpelier
Boston
Maine
Augusta
New Hampshire
Concord
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AP HUG Models & Theories To Review for AP Test
Concentric Zone Model
Gravity Model
Vance, Hartshorn, & Muller
Latin American City Model
Burgess' concentric zone model is a description of the proces…
A fraction that predicts the interaction between places on th…
developed the Urban Realms Model, which is a spatial generali…
Griffin-Ford model. Developed by Ernst Griffin and Larry Ford…
Concentric Zone Model
Burgess' concentric zone model is a description of the proces…
Gravity Model
A fraction that predicts the interaction between places on th…
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Geography Unit
Cartography
Scale
Latitude and Longitude
Compass
The art of map making
Displays the size of a map in relation to the true size of th…
Used to find specific points on a map. Latitude gives specifi…
Displays the directions (North, South, East, West)
Cartography
The art of map making
Scale
Displays the size of a map in relation to the true size of th…
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AP Human Geography Rubenstein Chapter 3 Migration
brain drain
chain migration (migration ladder)
circulation
Counterurbanization
Large scale emigration of talented and skilled individuals
A stream of people out of an area as first movers communicate…
Short-term, repetitive, or cyclical movements that recur on a…
the movement of people out of urban areas to escape over crow…
brain drain
Large scale emigration of talented and skilled individuals
chain migration (migration ladder)
A stream of people out of an area as first movers communicate…
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History Vocab Set 1 Unique
timeline
date
order
sequence
sequence of events over time
time, day, ,hour, or year when something occurs or will occur
first, next last.... first, second, third....
logical order, what must come first, then second, then third
timeline
sequence of events over time
date
time, day, ,hour, or year when something occurs or will occur
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13 colonies
Southern colonies
growing season
export
import
Maryland, Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina and Georgia.
a time of year that crops grow
a product sent to another country to be sold
a product brought into a country
Southern colonies
Maryland, Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina and Georgia.
growing season
a time of year that crops grow
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Launch/Unit 1 Vocabulary
historian
primary source
secondary source
migration
a person who investigates events by examining evidence (sourc…
material that are first hand accounts that are created during…
materials created after the historical event; not by a person…
the movement by people from one place to another with the int…
historian
a person who investigates events by examining evidence (sourc…
primary source
material that are first hand accounts that are created during…
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AP Human Geography Rubenstein Chapter 3 Migration
brain drain
chain migration (migration ladder)
circulation
Counterurbanization
Large scale emigration of talented and skilled individuals
A stream of people out of an area as first movers communicate…
Short-term, repetitive, or cyclical movements that recur on a…
the movement of people out of urban areas to escape over crow…
brain drain
Large scale emigration of talented and skilled individuals
chain migration (migration ladder)
A stream of people out of an area as first movers communicate…
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Global Warming Quiz Review
climate change
greenhouse effect
greenhouse gas
ice cores
Any significant change in measures of climate,including warmi…
Natural situation in which heat is retained in Earth's atmosp…
Gases in the atmosphere such as carbon dioxide, methane, nitr…
one way to measure historical climate and CO2 levels
climate change
Any significant change in measures of climate,including warmi…
greenhouse effect
Natural situation in which heat is retained in Earth's atmosp…
Day 1 Vocabulary - Historical Skills & Reconstruction
Primary sources
Secondary sources
Historical succession
Periodization
Written by people who were THERE at the time of the event; fi…
Interprets and analyzes primary sources; one or more steps re…
Process in which historical events unfold
dividing time into named blocks
Primary sources
Written by people who were THERE at the time of the event; fi…
Secondary sources
Interprets and analyzes primary sources; one or more steps re…
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Geography Test
Map Key
Relief Map
Compass Rose
Scale
Helps readers interpret the symbols that appear on maps
Uses colors to indicate changes in elevation
Symbol on a map that shows the directions: north, south, east…
A feature of a map that shows distance
Map Key
Helps readers interpret the symbols that appear on maps
Relief Map
Uses colors to indicate changes in elevation
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Geography Vocab
equator
hemispheres
prime meridian
map title
imaginary line that runs east & west, dividing the Earth into…
areas of the Earth, divided by the equator and prime meridian
imaginary line that runs north & south, dividing the Earth in…
tells the subject of a map
equator
imaginary line that runs east & west, dividing the Earth into…
hemispheres
areas of the Earth, divided by the equator and prime meridian
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Nat Geo Ch 9 Section 2
democracy
city-state
golden age
philosopher
A form of government in which citizens govern themselves
A city with political and economic control over the surroundi…
A time in a culture of high achievement in arts, literature,…
a person who searches for wisdom or enlightenment
democracy
A form of government in which citizens govern themselves
city-state
A city with political and economic control over the surroundi…
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Chapter 15 - Settlement and Communications
Settlement pattern
Dispersed/Scattered settlement pattern
Ribboned/Linear settlement pattern
Nucleated/Clustered settlement pattern
the way in which settlements are distributed or arranged in a…
isolated buildings which are well spread out around the count…
long & narrow in shape; buildings form a line, usually along…
buildings which are grouped closely together such as the meet…
Settlement pattern
the way in which settlements are distributed or arranged in a…
Dispersed/Scattered settlement pattern
isolated buildings which are well spread out around the count…
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Lesson 48 Knowing China 认识中国
认识
报告
关于
资料
rènshi - to know
bào gào - to report; to make known OR report; speech; talk
guān yú - about; with regard to; concerning
zīliào - material
认识
rènshi - to know
报告
bào gào - to report; to make known OR report; speech; talk
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State Flags
Alabama
Alaska
Arizona
Arkansas
Alabama
Alaska
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TCAP Physical Geography
location on Earth
Line of Latitude
measuring Line of Latitude
Line of Longitude
can be described using latitude and longitude lines
lines that run parallel to the equator's plane;
are measured as an angle from the equator of the Earth (0°) t…
reference lines that run from the North Pole to the South Pole.
location on Earth
can be described using latitude and longitude lines
Line of Latitude
lines that run parallel to the equator's plane;
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TEWMS* World History 6th Grade Part 1 History and Geography ALL
historian
timeline
chronology
period
A person who studies past events
a line marked off with a series of events and and dates
a list of events in the order in which they occurred
a length of time singled out because of a specific event or d…
historian
A person who studies past events
timeline
a line marked off with a series of events and and dates
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8 1-1 8th GRADE 1st SEMES Geography Study GUide
absolute location
relative location
physical features
historical empathy
Exact Location
describe a location by what it is near
landforms, bodies of water, and natural resources
understanding how people long ago acted and felt
absolute location
Exact Location
relative location
describe a location by what it is near
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development vocab for aphug
Agricultural labor force
Core-periphery model
Energy consumption
Gender
The number of people who work in agriculture. This is importa…
A model of the spatial structure of an economic system in whi…
An indicator of development. MDCs tend to consume much more e…
A socially and culturally constructed set of distinctions bet…
Agricultural labor force
The number of people who work in agriculture. This is importa…
Core-periphery model
A model of the spatial structure of an economic system in whi…
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AP HUG Chapter 8 Vocab
State
Sovereignty
Microstates
City-State
An area organized into a political unit and ruled by an estab…
When a state has its own government and controls its own affa…
States with very small land areas.
A sovereign state that comprises a town and the surrounding c…
State
An area organized into a political unit and ruled by an estab…
Sovereignty
When a state has its own government and controls its own affa…
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Unit 1 Study Guide
Knowing where you are, such as using l…
The geographic theme that describes ho…
The geographic theme that describes ho…
Imaginary lines that circle the earth…
location
region
human/environment interaction
latitude
Knowing where you are, such as using l…
location
The geographic theme that describes ho…
region
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Fundamentals of APUSH
Analyzing Historical Evidence
Interpretation
Comparison
Contextualization
Thinking Skill #1 used typically with original (primary) sour…
Thinking Skill #2 used typically with secondary sources. Ques…
Thinking Skill #3. Question-Regarding two or more historical…
Thinking Skill #4. Question-When and where did something happ…
Analyzing Historical Evidence
Thinking Skill #1 used typically with original (primary) sour…
Interpretation
Thinking Skill #2 used typically with secondary sources. Ques…
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Unit 4 - Europe
How did the formation and progress of…
In which general direction must one tr…
This factor best explains why the memb…
Why was the United Nations formed in 1…
by establishing a single market economy and a single form of…
northwest
Each nation has a developed market economy
to intervene in conflicts between governments in hopes of avo…
How did the formation and progress of…
by establishing a single market economy and a single form of…
In which general direction must one tr…
northwest
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7th grade Historical Literacy Chapter 1 vocabulary
anthropologist
archaeologist
artifacts
artisan
a social scientist who studies humankind and human cultures;…
a social scientist who studies objects such as fossils, bones…
hand-made objects such as tools or decorations that are repre…
a skilled worker; one who can create objects of beauty or use…
anthropologist
a social scientist who studies humankind and human cultures;…
archaeologist
a social scientist who studies objects such as fossils, bones…
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Geography 301 Exam 2
Florida (FL)
Florida Peninsula
Settlement of Florida
Peninsular Florida
• Nickname: The Sun Shine State... • Capital: Tallahassee (181,0…
• Very flat limestone surface with lots of rain (50-60 inches…
• First settlers were from Spain... • Spanish at St. Augustine i…
• Swap... • Attracted sun-seeking northerners with money... • Built…
Florida (FL)
• Nickname: The Sun Shine State... • Capital: Tallahassee (181,0…
Florida Peninsula
• Very flat limestone surface with lots of rain (50-60 inches…
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Unit 1 Early Civilizations
Prehistory
Archaeologist
Anthropologist
Artifacts
the time in human history before the invention of writing
Scientist who examine objects to learn about people and cultu…
Study of human origins, relationships, and cultures
an object made by a human being, typically an item of cultura…
Prehistory
the time in human history before the invention of writing
Archaeologist
Scientist who examine objects to learn about people and cultu…
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APHG Rubenstein Unit 2 Chapters 2&3
demographic transition
Demography
Overpopulation
Crude Birth Rate (CBR)
The process of change in a society's population from a condit…
Scientific study of population characteristics.
The number of a people in an area exceeds the capacity of the…
The total number of live births in a year for every 1,000 peo…
demographic transition
The process of change in a society's population from a condit…
Demography
Scientific study of population characteristics.
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South Asia
Prevailing Winds
Sub Continent
Alluvial Plain
Mica
Global winds that blow constantly from the same direction
Large landmass forming a distinct par of a continent
an area of fertile soil deposited by river floodwaters
Silicate mineral that readily splits into thin, shiny sheets
Prevailing Winds
Global winds that blow constantly from the same direction
Sub Continent
Large landmass forming a distinct par of a continent
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Different Types of Maps
political map
physical map
elevation map
relief map
A map mainly showing political divisions, such as national or…
A map that that primarily shows the natural features of Earth…
A map that shows the height of land above sea level.
A map that shows changes in elevation.
political map
A map mainly showing political divisions, such as national or…
physical map
A map that that primarily shows the natural features of Earth…
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Geog 301 Exam 2
Florida Facts
Florida Settlement
Everglades
Urban Growth on the East Coast
-The sunshine state... -Capital: Tallahassee ... -Largest city: Jac…
Spanish at St. Augustine in 1500s... US purchased Florida from S…
Seminoles, 1st occupants:... --Resisted OK Territory... --Retreated…
•Palm Beach to Miami... -Winter tourist industry... -Warm climate,…
Florida Facts
-The sunshine state... -Capital: Tallahassee ... -Largest city: Jac…
Florida Settlement
Spanish at St. Augustine in 1500s... US purchased Florida from S…
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AP Human Geography Chapter 3 Vocab
brain drain
chain migration
circulation
counter urbanization
large-scale immigration by talented people
migration of people to a specific location because relatives…
short-term, repetitive or cyclical movements that recur on a…
net migration from urban to rural areas in mdcs.
brain drain
large-scale immigration by talented people
chain migration
migration of people to a specific location because relatives…
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Age of Exploration
Christopher Colombus
Vasco da Gama
Henry Hudson
Ferdinand Magellan
Sailor for Spain who discovered the West Indies while trying…
Portuguese explorer. In 1497-1498 he led the first naval expe…
An English explorer who explored present day New York and cal…
Portuguese-born navigator was killed in the Philippines but o…
Christopher Colombus
Sailor for Spain who discovered the West Indies while trying…
Vasco da Gama
Portuguese explorer. In 1497-1498 he led the first naval expe…
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Chp 2 vocabulary (AP Human Geography)
brain drain
chain migration
circulation
counter urbanization
large scale emigration by talented people
migration of people to a specific location because relatives…
short term, repetitive, or cyclical movements that recur on a…
net migration from urban to rural areas in more developed cou…
brain drain
large scale emigration by talented people
chain migration
migration of people to a specific location because relatives…
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AP Human Geography Chapter 3 Vocabulary
Asylum Seeker
Brain Drain
Chain Migration
Circulation
Someone who has migrated to another country in the hope of be…
Large-Scale emigration by talented people.
Migration of people to a specific location because relative o…
Short term, repetitive, or cyclical movements that recur on a…
Asylum Seeker
Someone who has migrated to another country in the hope of be…
Brain Drain
Large-Scale emigration by talented people.
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2.0 - World Studies
geography
environment
urban
rural
the study of the earth and its features and of the distributi…
all the living and non-living things that make up one's surro…
relating to cities or towns; relating to an area containing m…
belonging to the countryside as opposed to cities; relating t…
geography
the study of the earth and its features and of the distributi…
environment
all the living and non-living things that make up one's surro…
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Lesson 48 Get to know China
认识
报告
介绍
地理
to get to know
report
to introduce
geography
认识
to get to know
报告
report
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AP Human Geography Chapter 12: Services Test
The area of the city where retail and…
Retail activities which tend to concen…
The CBD attracts offices primarily bec…
Land values are high in the CBD primar…
A) CENTRAL BUSINESS DISTRICT... B) central city... C) Urbanized are…
A) a low threshold. ... B) a low range. ... C)SERVICE FOR OFFICE WO…
A) HIGH ACCESSIBILITY ... B) high land costs. ... C) more intensive…
A) COMPETITION FOR LIMITED SPACE... B) High threshold and range…
The area of the city where retail and…
A) CENTRAL BUSINESS DISTRICT... B) central city... C) Urbanized are…
Retail activities which tend to concen…
A) a low threshold. ... B) a low range. ... C)SERVICE FOR OFFICE WO…
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Ch3: Migration (vocabulary)
migration
migration transition
pull factor
push factor
form of relocation diffusion involving a permanent move to a…
changes in a society comparable to those in the demographic t…
induces people to move into a new location
induces people to leave old residences
migration
form of relocation diffusion involving a permanent move to a…
migration transition
changes in a society comparable to those in the demographic t…
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2017 SS Map Skills
continent
legend
cardinal directions
intermediate directions
one of the Earth's seven large bodies of land
tells you what each symbol on the map stands for
one of the four main points on the Compass Rose
a direction half way between two cardinal directions
continent
one of the Earth's seven large bodies of land
legend
tells you what each symbol on the map stands for
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Lesson 48 认识中国
认识
报告
介绍
地理
To get to know, know personally
Report
To introduce
Geography
认识
To get to know, know personally
报告
Report
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Gifts of Greece
Theater
Language / Historical
Writing
Medicine
plays, myths, and stories
Our alphabet adopted by Greeks
Use Greek prefixes. suffixes, and roots... Historical writing... bo…
Hippocratic... Hippocratic Oath... motto of doctors today (First do…
Theater
plays, myths, and stories
Language / Historical
Our alphabet adopted by Greeks
47 terms
Spring 2016 Midterm Africa - S. Asia
An article in a travel magazine descri…
Natural resources are being depleted,…
Mesopotamia means "the land between [T…
What natural resource played a signifi…
It has extremely low humidity.
Nonrenewable resources, such as crude oil, have the largest e…
ability to utilize land in the fertile river valley for farming
crude oil (petroleum)
An article in a travel magazine descri…
It has extremely low humidity.
Natural resources are being depleted,…
Nonrenewable resources, such as crude oil, have the largest e…
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Geography (Benelux,Germany)
Economy of Belgium
Economy of Netherlands
Economy of Luxembourg
How is Benelux like?
trade;ports,transportation system/roads
Traders, great posts,in the middle of Europe
steel historically but now less so, high tech
very densely populated
Economy of Belgium
trade;ports,transportation system/roads
Economy of Netherlands
Traders, great posts,in the middle of Europe
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Prehistory
History
Culture
Archaeology
Fossil
The study of the past.
Knowledge, beliefs, customs, and values of a group of people.
The study of the past based on what people left behind.
A part or imprint of something that was once alive.
History
The study of the past.
Culture
Knowledge, beliefs, customs, and values of a group of people.
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