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Geography history and land
What is a Fertile Crescent?
What is mesopotamia?
How was life in a sumerian society
What made up the sumerian science and…
Arc of land that provides best farming in southwest Aisa with…
Land facing the Mediterranean sea and plain.
They have classes that were created such as kings landholders…
Arithmetic and geometry... Architectural innovations... Cuneiform
What is a Fertile Crescent?
Arc of land that provides best farming in southwest Aisa with…
What is mesopotamia?
Land facing the Mediterranean sea and plain.
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History Test MS Geography
5 themes of Geography
3 physical characteristics
3 cultural characteristics
latitude
location, region, place, movement, human-environment interact…
climate, landforms, animal life
religion, language, politics
north to south of the equator
5 themes of Geography
location, region, place, movement, human-environment interact…
3 physical characteristics
climate, landforms, animal life
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History (Geography) definitions land forms
Pennisula
bay
Isthmus
Plateau
Body of land jutting into a lake or ocean surrounded by 3 sid…
part of a large body of water that extends into a shoreline g…
land area smaller than a continent surrounded by water that c…
area of flat rolling land at high elevation about 300 to 3000…
Pennisula
Body of land jutting into a lake or ocean surrounded by 3 sid…
bay
part of a large body of water that extends into a shoreline g…
ms reif history and geography words
Verb... to reject;disavow... she has repudia…
Noun... a person or event in the wrong ti…
Noun... an agreement... i made a peace accor…
Verb... surrender... the patriots had to cap…
Repudiate
Anachorism
Accord
Capitulate
Verb... to reject;disavow... she has repudia…
Repudiate
Noun... a person or event in the wrong ti…
Anachorism
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World history ms Allan geography
A_______ is a term used to describe on…
The shrinking and stretching of a map…
An exact location on the earth using l…
What theme describes location
Hemisphere
Map distortion
Absolute location
Place
A_______ is a term used to describe on…
Hemisphere
The shrinking and stretching of a map…
Map distortion
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Chapter 2 Promised Land (geography, History)
Assyria
Babylon(ia)
Canaan
Dead Sea
Kingdom in Northern Mesopotamia that ruled most of the Ancien…
Kingdom in Southern Mesopotamia that ruled much of the Near E…
The name of the Promised Land before the Israelite conquest.…
Large body of water in the rift valley into which the Jordon…
Assyria
Kingdom in Northern Mesopotamia that ruled most of the Ancien…
Babylon(ia)
Kingdom in Southern Mesopotamia that ruled much of the Near E…
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Chapter 3 Geography and History of The Holy Land
A.D.
B.C.
BCE.
Canaan
Abbreviation of the Latin Anno Domini, meaning "in the year o…
Abbreviation meaning "before Christ." Designates the identica…
Abbreviation meaning "Before Common Era." Designates the same…
Ancient name of the land now called Israel. This title was us…
A.D.
Abbreviation of the Latin Anno Domini, meaning "in the year o…
B.C.
Abbreviation meaning "before Christ." Designates the identica…
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World History and Geography Midterm Terminology-Ms. Bryant
natural right
censorship
popular sovereignty
Renaissance
right that belongs to all humans from birth, such as life, li…
restriction on access to ideas and information
basic principal of the American system of government which as…
the activity, spirit, or time of the great revival of art, li…
natural right
right that belongs to all humans from birth, such as life, li…
censorship
restriction on access to ideas and information
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geography terms - Ms Spaulding, US History
Archipelago
Atoll
Bay
Canyon
Either a group of islands or a body of water that has many is…
A circular coral island that encloses a lagoon.
A body of water that penetrates a coastline.
A deep narrow depression in the earth's surface.
Archipelago
Either a group of islands or a body of water that has many is…
Atoll
A circular coral island that encloses a lagoon.
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Old world history and geography (ICP) Ch 1-5 (land)Review
Lake Superior
Badlands
Missouri River
Gulf of Mexico
The largest freshwater lake in the world. Slightly larger tha…
A few miles east of the Black Hills in South Dakota riddled w…
The chief tribute of the Mississippi. The longest river in No…
World's largest gulf
Lake Superior
The largest freshwater lake in the world. Slightly larger tha…
Badlands
A few miles east of the Black Hills in South Dakota riddled w…
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Ms. McCrory's Louisiana History Geography Final Review
After taking power, Napoleon negotiate…
In 1803, President Jefferson asked Rob…
The location of New Orleans helped the…
During the early nineteenth century, N…
reconquer territory lost to the British
controlled shipping to the interior of North America
create a naval blockade of the city
location on important waterways
After taking power, Napoleon negotiate…
reconquer territory lost to the British
In 1803, President Jefferson asked Rob…
controlled shipping to the interior of North America
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Geography/History Chapter 1 section 1 Land and Water
Plateau
Elevation
Rift
Tributary
A Large, Level area that rises above the surrounding Land; ha…
The height of land above or below sea level
A deep crack in Earth's surface... East Africa 4,000 mile where…
A River or stream that flows into a larger river
Plateau
A Large, Level area that rises above the surrounding Land; ha…
Elevation
The height of land above or below sea level
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Bible 201 Ch. 3: Geography and History of the Holy Land
AD
BC
BCE
CE
Anno Domini, "the year of the Lord." Aka CE
Before Christ. Aka BCE
Before Common Era. Aka BC
Common Era. Aka AD
AD
Anno Domini, "the year of the Lord." Aka CE
BC
Before Christ. Aka BCE
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The Land Down Under and Beyone Old World History and Geography Chapter 16
Tasmania
Great Barrier Reef
Great Dividing Range
Mt. Kosciusko
island which is part of Australia, located 150 miles south of…
world's largest coral reef
mountain range on Australia's eastern coast
Australia's highest mountain peak
Tasmania
island which is part of Australia, located 150 miles south of…
Great Barrier Reef
world's largest coral reef
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World Cultures and Geography Unit 9: East Asia, Australia, and the Pacific Islands: Land and History
Mount Everest
Great Barrier Reef
Mount Fuji
Ring of Fire
the highest mountain peak in the world, located in the Himala…
world's largest coral reef system, located off Australia's no…
the tallest mountain and an active volcano in Japan
an area of volcanic activity along the borders of the Pacific…
Mount Everest
the highest mountain peak in the world, located in the Himala…
Great Barrier Reef
world's largest coral reef system, located off Australia's no…
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MS World History and Geography: Ancient Civilizations B 2/6
A small waterway that branches off fro…
Some of Mohenjo-Daro's structures clea…
Harappa and Mohenjo-Daro are the two l…
The Aryans were groups of nomads who w…
D
A
B
D
A small waterway that branches off fro…
D
Some of Mohenjo-Daro's structures clea…
A
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Abeka-Old World History & Geography- Chapter 3: The Israelites: God's Chosen People (Geography of the Holy Land) 3.7
Where is Mount Hermon?
The lowest place on Earth is what?
What is the depth of the Dead Sea?
What is the most important river in Is…
To the north of Israel.
The Dead Sea.
1,300ft
The Jordan River
Where is Mount Hermon?
To the north of Israel.
The lowest place on Earth is what?
The Dead Sea.
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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
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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…
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Geography Terms
hill
valley
plain
volcano
A small area of land that is higher than the land around it
An area of low land between hills or mountains.
A flat region
A weak spot in the crust where magma has come to the surface.
hill
A small area of land that is higher than the land around it
valley
An area of low land between hills or mountains.
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
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geography
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
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Geography
continent
ocean
equator
lines of latitude
1 of 7 very large areas of land on Earth
large body of water
an imaginary line around the middle of the Earth
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
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
51 terms
Wonderful World of Geography Europe map
Iceland
Norway
Sweden
Finland
Reykjavik
Oslo
Stockholm
Helsinki
Iceland
Reykjavik
Norway
Oslo
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
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
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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…
12 terms
Geography
Mountain
Hill
Valley
Lagoon
Mountain
Hill
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5 Themes of Geography Vocabulary
Interaction
5 Themes of Geography
Movement
Geography
The changes humans make to their environment and how humans a…
MR. LIP... Movement... Region... Location... Interaction... Place
The way people, products, information and ideas move from pla…
The study of the Earth's surface, the organisms that populate…
Interaction
The changes humans make to their environment and how humans a…
5 Themes of Geography
MR. LIP... Movement... Region... Location... Interaction... Place
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Geography
Arable
Archipelago
Climate
Deforestation
(of farmland) capable of being farmed productively
a group of many islands in a large body of water
Overall weather in an area over a long period of time
The removal of trees faster than forests can replace themselv…
Arable
(of farmland) capable of being farmed productively
Archipelago
a group of many islands in a large body of water
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History Alive: Ch. 25-Geography of Greece
isolated
colony
colonization
settlement
far away from other inhabited areas
settlements in distant places
establishment of colonies
a small community or village
isolated
far away from other inhabited areas
colony
settlements in distant places
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World History Geography Vocabulary
equator
prime meridian
latitude lines
longitude lines
the latitude line around the middle of the Earth... 0 Latitude
the longitude line around the middle of the Earth (0 degrees…
lines that run east to west on the globe
lines that run north to south on the globe
equator
the latitude line around the middle of the Earth... 0 Latitude
prime meridian
the longitude line around the middle of the Earth (0 degrees…
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South Asia Geography & History
subcontinent
plate
delta
elevation
separate region of a continent
a rigid section of Earth's crust that can move independently
An area where a river deposits sediment as it empties into a…
The height of a physical feature above sea level
subcontinent
separate region of a continent
plate
a rigid section of Earth's crust that can move independently
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AP Human Geography Exam Review
absolute location
acculturation
agglomeration effects
agribusiness
The actual space a place occupies on Earth's surface
The change that occurs within a culture when it adopts a prac…
The cost advantages (external economies) for an individual co…
Commercial agriculture in which large corporations own and op…
absolute location
The actual space a place occupies on Earth's surface
acculturation
The change that occurs within a culture when it adopts a prac…
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Ancient World Geography
Mediterranean Sea
Tigris & Euphrates Rivers
Mesopotamia
Fertile Crescent
Mediterranean Sea
Tigris & Euphrates Rivers
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U1 The Basic Skills of Geography Part 1
geography
hemisphere
equator
prime meridian
This field of study examines the distribution and interaction…
Half of the Earth, is divided into northern and southern halv…
This line of latitude begins at zero-degrees: which divides t…
This line is designated as the zero-degree that divides the E…
geography
This field of study examines the distribution and interaction…
hemisphere
Half of the Earth, is divided into northern and southern halv…
81 terms
Intro Geography - Global 10
Africa, Asia, Antartica, North America…
Atlantic, Arctic, Pacific, Indian
Desertification
rural
Name the seven continents
Name the four oceans
Process of fertile land being turned into desert land often d…
an area outside the city and suburbs where there is usually l…
Africa, Asia, Antartica, North America…
Name the seven continents
Atlantic, Arctic, Pacific, Indian
Name the four oceans
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Unit 2 Human Geography Population and Migration
overpopulation
cartogram
physiological density
agricultural density
more people than a particular area can support, or the number…
a map that shows size of places based on a characteristic suc…
the number of people per unit of area of arable land, which i…
the ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
overpopulation
more people than a particular area can support, or the number…
cartogram
a map that shows size of places based on a characteristic suc…
33 terms
Geography
geography
ocean
continent
globe
the study of the Earth, its physical features and the way liv…
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 liv…
ocean
the largest areas of water on Earth
47 terms
Europe Map Quiz
Portugal
Spain
France
Andorra
Portugal
Spain
10 terms
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
Geography Terms
geographers
geography
demographic
population density
are scientists who ask where a place is and what it is like;…
is the study of the earth, how it shapes peoples lives and is…
having to do with the study of human populations, including s…
a measure of the closeness or crowdedness of where and how pe…
geographers
are scientists who ask where a place is and what it is like;…
geography
is the study of the earth, how it shapes peoples lives and is…
13 terms
Geography Terms
region
climate
vegetation
landform
an area of land with common characteristics (natural or human…
the average weather conditions of a particular place... (precipi…
the common or typical plants (trees, bushes, grasses, moss, e…
the natural physical features of the earth's surface
region
an area of land with common characteristics (natural or human…
climate
the average weather conditions of a particular place... (precipi…
29 terms
World History-- Geography & History Terms
Delta
Elevation
Island
Isthmus
low land near the mouth of a river, usually in the shape of a…
Height of land above sea level
body of land surrounded completely by water
narrow strip of land that connects two larger pieces of land
Delta
low land near the mouth of a river, usually in the shape of a…
Elevation
Height of land above sea level
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Ms. Keeton's Classes (Geography Mr. Weiss) Chapter 2 Section 1 and 2
Crust
Mantle
Outer Core
Inner Core
31 to 62 miles thick, upper layer of the earth and found unde…
hot, dense rock, 1770 miles thick, 2 parts near core is solid…
Liquid about 1,400 miles thick and at a temperature of about…
Inner Core 3,200 miles below surface, made of iron and nickel…
Crust
31 to 62 miles thick, upper layer of the earth and found unde…
Mantle
hot, dense rock, 1770 miles thick, 2 parts near core is solid…
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HG Unit 1 - Introduction to Human Geography
geography
equator
globe
topographic map
The study of the earth and the physical and human features.
The imaginary line of latitude that encircles the middle of e…
A three-dimensional representation of earth.
A reference map that shows natural features (mountains, river…
geography
The study of the earth and the physical and human features.
equator
The imaginary line of latitude that encircles the middle of e…
76 terms
Intro Geography - Global 9
Africa, Asia, Antarctica, North Americ…
Atlantic, Arctic, Pacific, Indian
Desertification
rural
Name the seven continents
Name the four oceans
Process of fertile land being turned into desert land often d…
an area outside the city and suburbs where there is usually l…
Africa, Asia, Antarctica, North Americ…
Name the seven continents
Atlantic, Arctic, Pacific, Indian
Name the four oceans
54 terms
AP Human Geography Chapter 2
agricultural revolution
arithmetic density
Census
Crude Birth Rate (CBR)
the development of farming; there have been several throughou…
The total number of people divided by the total land area
A complete enumeration of a population
The number of live births in a year for every 1,000 people al…
agricultural revolution
the development of farming; there have been several throughou…
arithmetic density
The total number of people divided by the total land area
27 terms
National Geographic World Cultures and Geography: Europe Early History
democracy
city-state
golden age
philosopher
a form a government by the people, in which citizens often el…
an independent state made up of a city and the territories de…
...
...
democracy
a form a government by the people, in which citizens often el…
city-state
an independent state made up of a city and the territories de…
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