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History: geography
compass rose & north arrow
scale
interdependence
relative location
symbol used on a map to show directions
symbol used on a map to show distance
dependance upon one another
location compared to the location of other places on earth
compass rose & north arrow
symbol used on a map to show directions
scale
symbol used on a map to show distance
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History/Geography
Taurus Mountain
Caucasus Mountains
Mount Ararat
Kurdistan Mountain
Taurus Mountain
Caucasus Mountains
14 terms
history geography
archipelago
bay
continental divide
delta
chain of islands
a part of a large body of water that extends into land
mountain range that separates river systems flowing towards o…
land built up from soil deposited at the mouth of the river
archipelago
chain of islands
bay
a part of a large body of water that extends into land
20 terms
chapter one: geography & history
hemisphere
equator
prime meridian
cardinal directions
half of sphere;half of earth
divides the earth into two hemisphere
an imaginary line that divides the earth into western & easte…
North, South, East, West
hemisphere
half of sphere;half of earth
equator
divides the earth into two hemisphere
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Geography History
B.C
A.D
Amo
Domisi
Before Christ (Before commn era)
Amo Domisi ( In the Year of the lord
Year
Lord
B.C
Before Christ (Before commn era)
A.D
Amo Domisi ( In the Year of the lord
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AP World History Geography (Mine)
AP Regional Geography
Afroeurasia
Eurasia
Americas
the landmass made up of Africa and Eurasia together. This geo…
____ is the landmass made up of Asia & Europe. The idea that…
The ______ are made up of the continents of North America and…
AP Regional Geography
Afroeurasia
the landmass made up of Africa and Eurasia together. This geo…
12 terms
History: Geography
Sphere
Hemisphere
Equator
Prime Meridian
A solid geometric figure (3D Circle Shape)
Half a sphere
0 degrees latitude
0 degrees longitude
Sphere
A solid geometric figure (3D Circle Shape)
Hemisphere
Half a sphere
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History | Geography
Hemispheres
Relative Location
Elevation
Absolute Location
the sections of Earth created when we divide the Earth in hal…
the location of a place described by places that are near it…
the measure of how high above sea level a place is. Texas gra…
the EXACT location of a place, usually using a system such as…
Hemispheres
the sections of Earth created when we divide the Earth in hal…
Relative Location
the location of a place described by places that are near it…
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ELD History - Vocabulary #1 - Geography
mountain
lake
canyon
desert
high, rocky land with steep sides
a body of water surrounded by land
a deep, narrow valley with steep sides
sandy or rocky land in a dry area
mountain
high, rocky land with steep sides
lake
a body of water surrounded by land
25 terms
Global History Geography Review
Andes
Amazon River
Fertile Crescent
Great Rift Valley
A South American mountain range along the western coast of th…
River flowing through Brazil in South America. The river alon…
A crescent shaped swath of fertile land in the Middle East wh…
Centrally located on the continent of Africa, this valley has…
Andes
A South American mountain range along the western coast of th…
Amazon River
River flowing through Brazil in South America. The river alon…
8 terms
History geography
Latitude
Latitude 2
Longitude
Longitude 2
Imaginary lines that run east to west
Runs parallel with the equator
Imaginary lines that run north to south
Runs parallel with the prime meridian
Latitude
Imaginary lines that run east to west
Latitude 2
Runs parallel with the equator
8 terms
Medieval History The Geography
Black Sea
Constantinople
Mecca
Medina
Black Sea
Constantinople
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Geography and History
rivers
Nile River
Tigris and Euphrates River
Yangtze River
Most civilizations initially formed around major ___, especia…
Name a river in Egypt
Rivers in Middle East
River in China
rivers
Most civilizations initially formed around major ___, especia…
Nile River
Name a river in Egypt
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History- Geography
Geography
Location Questions
Absolute Location
Relative location
The study of the Earth and everything in it
Where is it? Why is it there?
A specific point or place on Earth's surface. Latitude and Lo…
Where a place is in relation to another place. Uses direction…
Geography
The study of the Earth and everything in it
Location Questions
Where is it? Why is it there?
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History Geography
Georgia
South Carolina
North Carolina
Virginia
Savannah
Charleston
New Bern
Williamsburg
Georgia
Savannah
South Carolina
Charleston
Geography/History
aerial photographs
Globe
Map
longitude,meridians
Photos of earth taken from space.
A round model of the earth.
A map is a flat picture of the earth.
are the lines that run from the north to the south but measur…
aerial photographs
Photos of earth taken from space.
Globe
A round model of the earth.
40 terms
World Geography/History Unit 1 (Chapters 1-4): Foundations of Geography & History- Social Studies Skills
cause and effect
maps
timeline
diagram
The reason something happens and the result of it happening.
The basic tools used by geographers to convey information, ge…
A sequence of events of a person or place in time put in chro…
A picture that shows data; intended to explain how something…
cause and effect
The reason something happens and the result of it happening.
maps
The basic tools used by geographers to convey information, ge…
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history of geography
the Greeks
Eratosthenes
Anaximander
Strabo
Who was the first to use the word "geography"?
was the first to "write about the Earth" calculated the circu…
made the first known map of the "world" known to Greeks
wrote the 17- volume book "Geography"
the Greeks
Who was the first to use the word "geography"?
Eratosthenes
was the first to "write about the Earth" calculated the circu…
22 terms
Europe Geography and History
peninsula
uplands
polder
bays
a body of land surrounded by water on three sides
hills, mountains, and plateaus that stretch from the Scandina…
land that was once part of a seabead
a body of land surrounded by water on three sides, usually sm…
peninsula
a body of land surrounded by water on three sides
uplands
hills, mountains, and plateaus that stretch from the Scandina…
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Sutton- Geography and History
Physical Characteristics
Human Characteristics
Population Density
Population
Geographic features that were not made by humans.... Examples: l…
Geographic features that were made by people
The number of people living in a certain area.
The number of people
Physical Characteristics
Geographic features that were not made by humans.... Examples: l…
Human Characteristics
Geographic features that were made by people
31 terms
History Geography
Where is Argentina?
Where is the Bahamas?
Where is Barbados?
Where is Belize?
Where is Argentina?
Where is the Bahamas?
31 terms
History/Geography
New Hampshire
Maine
Massachusetts
Rhode Island
New Hampshire
Maine
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History & Geography (Latine modo)
Italia
Graecia
Flumen Tiberis
Sicilia
Italia
Graecia
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NYS Global History and Geography Regents
1. 38th Parallel
2. 95 Theses
3. Abbassid Dynasty
4. Abraham
Line of latitude which divided North and South Korea.
Document written by Martin Luther detailing what he believed…
(750 - 1258) Ruling family of the Islamic Empire during its g…
The first patriarch in the Bible. Abraham was asked by God to…
1. 38th Parallel
Line of latitude which divided North and South Korea.
2. 95 Theses
Document written by Martin Luther detailing what he believed…
53 terms
Geography and History
Ural Mountains
Ural Mountains
Ural Mountains
Greece
A period of orogeny named after this mountain range was the l…
The central portion of this mountain range reaches its top he…
The southern end of this range is connected to the Mugodzar H…
The Pindus Mountains in this country are home to six monaster…
Ural Mountains
A period of orogeny named after this mountain range was the l…
Ural Mountains
The central portion of this mountain range reaches its top he…
25 terms
World History Maps/ Geography
Location of Aztec
Location of Inca
Taiwan
Japan
Location of Aztec
Location of Inca
100 terms
Pacesetter History and Geography Vocabulary
latitude
longitude
physical map
political map
East-west lines parallel to the equator used to measure dista…
Distance east or west on the earth's surface, measured in deg…
A map that shows geographic features of a place, such as moun…
A map that shows national and regional boundaries and the loc…
latitude
East-west lines parallel to the equator used to measure dista…
longitude
Distance east or west on the earth's surface, measured in deg…
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History Geography
Historian
B.C.
A.D.
Circa
Someone who studies and writes about the human past.
Before Christ.
Anno domini, or year of the lord.
about this time.
Historian
Someone who studies and writes about the human past.
B.C.
Before Christ.
14 terms
History Unit 3 Geography
Sparta
Mediterranean Sea
Athens Map
Rome
Sparta
Mediterranean Sea
44 terms
History of Geography
Clay Tablet of Babylonia
Mediterranean Sea
Ancient Greeks
Phoenicians... Minoans... Assyrians... Inca... May…
the first known maps during ancient times
..(1400 BC) -way to exploration to Britain and African coast
gave the most important knowledge relating to form, size and…
..people involved during the ancient time (geography)
Clay Tablet of Babylonia
the first known maps during ancient times
Mediterranean Sea
..(1400 BC) -way to exploration to Britain and African coast
49 terms
African geography, culture, history
Relationship between altitude and clim…
Desertification
Nile Valley
Role of Oceans
Temperature drops as elevation increases, temperature in high…
Turning semi-desert land into desert by cutting down trees an…
Fertile land in North Africa near the Nile River
Oceans set Africa apart from other regions and link it with t…
Relationship between altitude and clim…
Temperature drops as elevation increases, temperature in high…
Desertification
Turning semi-desert land into desert by cutting down trees an…
15 terms
AP World History Geography
AP Regional Geography
Afroeurasia
Eurasia
Americas
the landmass made up of Africa and Eurasia together. This geo…
____ is the landmass made up of Asia & Europe. The idea that…
The ______ are made up of the continents of North America and…
AP Regional Geography
Afroeurasia
the landmass made up of Africa and Eurasia together. This geo…
23 terms
Geography Skills (World History)
Globe
Map
Cartographer
Great Circle Route
scale model of earth
a symbolic representation of all or part of the earth
mapmakers
used for air travel
Globe
scale model of earth
Map
a symbolic representation of all or part of the earth
23 terms
Core Concepts: History and Geography
Historian
Timeline
chronology
period
person who studies the past
line marked off with a series of event and their dates
list of events arranged in the order in which they occurred
length of time singled out because of a specific event or dev…
Historian
person who studies the past
Timeline
line marked off with a series of event and their dates
19 terms
Indiana Geography & History
1816
Bicentennial
Land of the Indians
19th to enter The Union
Year in which became a state, in 2016 Indiana celebrates its…
200th anniversary
The meaning of the name of our state, Indiana
Indiana became the 19th state in 1816
1816
Year in which became a state, in 2016 Indiana celebrates its…
Bicentennial
200th anniversary
10 terms
Geography and History
What is the name of the mountain range…
What's is the name of the biggest Ocea…
What might a seismologist study?
What is the name of the highest waterf…
Snowdonia
The Pacific Ocean
Earthquakes
Angel falls
What is the name of the mountain range…
Snowdonia
What's is the name of the biggest Ocea…
The Pacific Ocean
73 terms
History and Geography
Indonesia
Indonesia
New Orleans
New Orleans
This country is home to a volcano that in 1815 had the larges…
This country's Banda Aceh region was the site of an earthquak…
Suburbs of this city include Gretna and Kenner
Treme is a notable African-American neighborhood in this city
Indonesia
This country is home to a volcano that in 1815 had the larges…
Indonesia
This country's Banda Aceh region was the site of an earthquak…
10 terms
History geography
Australia
Indonesia
USA
Germany
Canberra
Jakarta
Washington DC
Berlin
Australia
Canberra
Indonesia
Jakarta
22 terms
American History--Geography Review Vocabulary
mountain
climate
river
lake
a very high hill
weather over a long period
a continuous flow of water that goes into a lake or ocean
a large area of water with land all around it
mountain
a very high hill
climate
weather over a long period
17 terms
BLMS MN History - Geography
biomes
political map
physical map
deciduous
an area in which particular kinds of plants and animals have…
a map that shows lines defining countries, states, or territo…
used to show physical features, landforms, and bodies of water
trees and shrubs that shed their leaves annually
biomes
an area in which particular kinds of plants and animals have…
political map
a map that shows lines defining countries, states, or territo…
10 terms
History & geography
Barbarian
crusaders
Crusades
manor
One who is not civilized and lacks culture.
Men who went on the Crusades.
The military journeys taken by Christians to free the Holy La…
A large estate or farm, part of which was set aside for the l…
Barbarian
One who is not civilized and lacks culture.
crusaders
Men who went on the Crusades.
34 terms
Studying History & Geography
History
Culture
Archaeology
decade
the study of the past based on written records
the knowledge, beliefs, customs, and values of a group of peo…
the study of the past based on what has been left behind, suc…
a period of 10 years
History
the study of the past based on written records
Culture
the knowledge, beliefs, customs, and values of a group of peo…
10 terms
Texas History - Geography Vocabulary
Sparse
Dense
Economic
Climate
small amounts (sparse trees)
Crowded
related to money
general weather over a long time (Antarctica has a cold clima…
Sparse
small amounts (sparse trees)
Dense
Crowded
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geography and history
Were is the atlantic ocean?
Were is South America
What is the continent that has china i…
What is latitude
It is east of the U.S and east of South America
It is south of the U.S and north of Antarctica
It is Asia
Latitude goes with the Equator
Were is the atlantic ocean?
It is east of the U.S and east of South America
Were is South America
It is south of the U.S and north of Antarctica
28 terms
History Geography
Basin
Mountains
Lake
Desert
a depression in the surface of the land (large or small)
An area of land that raises higher than the surrounding area…
an inland body of standing water
arid land with usually sparse vegetation
Basin
a depression in the surface of the land (large or small)
Mountains
An area of land that raises higher than the surrounding area…
28 terms
history geography
basin
mountains
lake
desert
a large or small depression in the surface of the land
a area of land that rises very high above the land around it…
a considerable inland body of standing water
arid land with usually sparse vegetation
basin
a large or small depression in the surface of the land
mountains
a area of land that rises very high above the land around it…
18 terms
History geography
What do geographers do?
Spatial
Location
Place
Analyze interactions between environments, geographic physica…
Relating to space & the relationship of objects within it
Absolute location-exact point (Geographers use a GPS)... Relativ…
Includes the details of a location
What do geographers do?
Analyze interactions between environments, geographic physica…
Spatial
Relating to space & the relationship of objects within it
24 terms
History- Geography
Geography
5 ways for looking at Earth
To describe a place, we must think abo…
The things that make one place differe…
Study of Earth's surface and how people use it
place, movement, human interaction, regions, location
features
features
Geography
Study of Earth's surface and how people use it
5 ways for looking at Earth
place, movement, human interaction, regions, location
16 terms
History geography
North east states
South East states
Midwest states
South West states
Maine, Vermont, New Hampshire, Conneticut, Massachusetts, Rho…
Maryland, Delaware, West Virginia, Virginia, Kentucky, Tennes…
Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, Michigan, Wisconsin, Minnesota, Iowa…
Texas, Oklahoma, New Mexico, Arizona
North east states
Maine, Vermont, New Hampshire, Conneticut, Massachusetts, Rho…
South East states
Maryland, Delaware, West Virginia, Virginia, Kentucky, Tennes…
32 terms
AP World History Geography
Andes Mountains
Himalayas
Black Sea
Caribbean Sea
Andes Mountains
Himalayas
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