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68 terms
Honors World Cultures and Geography Summative 1
Africa
Australia
North America
South America
Africa
Australia
47 terms
Honors world cultures and geography teat
Where is the equator
Prime meridian
Where are the Andes mountains
Five oceans?
0 degrees latitude
0 degrees longitude
Along Western South America
Atlantic, pacific, Indian, artic, southern
Where is the equator
0 degrees latitude
Prime meridian
0 degrees longitude
18 terms
Honors Geography/ History of the World 1A: Cultural Hearths Vocabulary
Cultural innovation
Cultural diffusion
Cuneiform
Nahuatl
...
...
Sumerian Writing System
Aztec Language
Cultural innovation
...
Cultural diffusion
...
42 terms
World Geography Honors History
Africa
Antarctica
Asia
Australia
Africa
Antarctica
27 terms
Early River Cultures/World History and Geography I Honors
Babylonians
Sumerian Religion
Ziggurats
Babylonian Society
First empire... Amorite power peaked... King Hammurabi ruled 1792-1…
Gods were immortal and all-powerful... Everyone goes to same pla…
Temples where the gods were thought to reside
Farming, domestication, cotton and wool cloths... Active trade... E…
Babylonians
First empire... Amorite power peaked... King Hammurabi ruled 1792-1…
Sumerian Religion
Gods were immortal and all-powerful... Everyone goes to same pla…
29 terms
Honors World History: Geography
Where did Apartheid occur?
What are the pros and cons of a countr…
How does desertification happen?
What did the African National Congress…
South Africa
The pro is making money, but a con is the country would have…
Overgrazing and framing that removes topsoil leads to this. (…
Led the opposition of apartheid by leading the struggle for b…
Where did Apartheid occur?
South Africa
What are the pros and cons of a countr…
The pro is making money, but a con is the country would have…
57 terms
Honors World History- Culture
geography
culture
global interdependence
cultural diffusion
the study of people, their environments, and their resources…
all things that make-up a person's entire way of life
the reliance of countries on goods, resources, and knowledge…
movement of customs and traditions from one place to another…
geography
the study of people, their environments, and their resources…
culture
all things that make-up a person's entire way of life
50 terms
Honors World Geography and Cultures Vocabulary Unit 1
Absolute Location
Relative Location
Latitude
Longitude
Exact location of a place on the earth described by global co…
The position of a place relative to the places around it.
Distance north or south of the equator
Distance east or west of the prime meridian
Absolute Location
Exact location of a place on the earth described by global co…
Relative Location
The position of a place relative to the places around it.
34 terms
Honors World History Geography
geography
hemisphere
absolute location
cylindrical projections
The study of the earth and its features and of the distributi…
half of the earth
The exact position of a place on the earth's surface.
Based on the projection of the globe onto a cylinder, most ac…
geography
The study of the earth and its features and of the distributi…
hemisphere
half of the earth
68 terms
Honors World Cultures and Geography Summative 1
Africa
Australia
North America
South America
Africa
Australia
13 terms
world history and geography honors
creation
Evolution
Theistic Evolution
Intelligent Designer
the belief that God create Earth and man
scientific theory on how the Earth and man evolved
belief that God just started the Evolutionary process
the belief that some higher power, not God, created the unive…
creation
the belief that God create Earth and man
Evolution
scientific theory on how the Earth and man evolved
36 terms
World Cultural Geography Honors Final
The __ is called the Sahel
Urbanization in Africa South of the Sa…
During the 1800s Europeans seeking raw…
The Population of East Africa is uneve…
The steppe region south of the Sahara
True
Central Africa
land and climate... land- deforestation; very mountainous ... clima…
The __ is called the Sahel
The steppe region south of the Sahara
Urbanization in Africa South of the Sa…
True
27 terms
World History Honors GEOGRAPHY
Mr. HELP
Location
Absolute location
Relative location
Movement, place, human enviroment interaction, location, place
Where a place is found on earth
Exactly where something is located on earth. Ex: street addre…
Location of a place relative to a known or familiar place
Mr. HELP
Movement, place, human enviroment interaction, location, place
Location
Where a place is found on earth
43 terms
Honors World History/Geography
What is geography
What is physical geography?
What is human geography?
How many countries are there in the wo…
Study of Earth's physical features and living things that inh…
Study of Earth's physical features in relation to one another…
Study of human activities in the relationship to cultural and…
About 200
What is geography
Study of Earth's physical features and living things that inh…
What is physical geography?
Study of Earth's physical features in relation to one another…
17 terms
Geography and cultures World history
Age of enlightens
Philosophe
Natural laws
Natural rights
Period In the 1600s and early 1700s when philosophers empathi…
Enlightenment thinkers who Applied scientific approaches to t…
Principles and laws, similar to scientific principles and law…
Philosophical argument that certain rights belong to all huma…
Age of enlightens
Period In the 1600s and early 1700s when philosophers empathi…
Philosophe
Enlightenment thinkers who Applied scientific approaches to t…
39 terms
World history, cultures, and geography
Jared Diamond
Nomads
Geography
Paleolithic age
Guy the reseached why the location was important
Person who travels place to place looking for food
...
...
Jared Diamond
Guy the reseached why the location was important
Nomads
Person who travels place to place looking for food
28 terms
Geography and Cultures - World History
Location
Place
Human-Environment Interaction
Movement
can either be absolute or relative
describes the human and physical characteristics of a location
considers how humans adapt to and modify the environment
studies movement and migration across the planet
Location
can either be absolute or relative
Place
describes the human and physical characteristics of a location
57 terms
Honors World History and Geography Map
North America
South America
Australia
Europe
North America
South America
66 terms
World Geography and History Honors Vocabulary
Nomads
Artisan
Pictograph
Empire
a person who moves from place to place in search of food
a skilled craftsperson
a simple drawing that looks like the object it represents
a group of states or territories controlled by one ruler
Nomads
a person who moves from place to place in search of food
Artisan
a skilled craftsperson
18 terms
World History-Culture and Geography
Ethnocentrism
Culture
Pluralistic Societies
Imperialism
the belief that one's culture is superior to all others
a set of rules or standards shared by members of a society, w…
societies in which there exists a diversity of cultural patte…
the policy of conquering and ruling other lands
Ethnocentrism
the belief that one's culture is superior to all others
Culture
a set of rules or standards shared by members of a society, w…
116 terms
World Geography Review HONORS
absolute location
relative location
biosphere
spatial diffusion
The location of a place represented by latitude and longitude.
The location of a place in comparison to another location.
The regions of the earth that contain living organisms.
The process by which cultural elements spread from one area t…
absolute location
The location of a place represented by latitude and longitude.
relative location
The location of a place in comparison to another location.
73 terms
Honors Geography and History of the World Final
Nations
State
Nation-State
DMZ
A group of people who feel bound by a common language, cultur…
Or country, is a sovereign, self-governing political entity.
Occurs when a nation and a state largely coincide.
(Korea Demilitarized Zone)... A strip of land running across the…
Nations
A group of people who feel bound by a common language, cultur…
State
Or country, is a sovereign, self-governing political entity.
25 terms
Honors World History Geography Test
Cartographer
Latitude
Longititude
Scale
someone who makes maps/map-maker
lines going north to south of the equator
lines going east to west of the prime meridian
explains how distances are measured on a map
Cartographer
someone who makes maps/map-maker
Latitude
lines going north to south of the equator
17 terms
7 - Honors World History - Geography
Latitude
Equator
Tropic of Cancer
Tropic of Capricorn
(Parallels). It is the Earth's "lap belt". The lines are hori…
(0 degrees latitude). The Earth's main "lap belt" ... It divides…
It is 23.5N... It marks the farthest point north the sun hits at…
23.5S... It marks the farthest point south the sun hits at noon…
Latitude
(Parallels). It is the Earth's "lap belt". The lines are hori…
Equator
(0 degrees latitude). The Earth's main "lap belt" ... It divides…
17 terms
Geography and Culture - World History
Age of Enlightenment
Philosophe
Natural Laws
Natural rights
Period in the 1600's and early 1700's when philosophers wmpha…
Enlightenment thinkers who applied scientific approaches to t…
Principles and laws, similar to scientific principles and law…
Philosophical argument that certain rights belong to all huma…
Age of Enlightenment
Period in the 1600's and early 1700's when philosophers wmpha…
Philosophe
Enlightenment thinkers who applied scientific approaches to t…
18 terms
geography and culture: world history
Laissez faire
free market
industrial revolution
industrialization
the idea that businesses should operate with little or no gov…
The idea of allowing the natural forces of supply and demand…
period of increased output of machine made goods and new manu…
the process of developing matching production of goods
Laissez faire
the idea that businesses should operate with little or no gov…
free market
The idea of allowing the natural forces of supply and demand…
13 terms
World History culture and Geography
Ethnocentrism
Culture
Pluralistic Societies
Imperialism
The beleif that ones culture is superior to all others
A set of rules or standards shared by members of soceity
Societies in which there exists a diversity og cultural patte…
The policy of conquering and ruling other lands
Ethnocentrism
The beleif that ones culture is superior to all others
Culture
A set of rules or standards shared by members of soceity
22 terms
World History; geography and culture
culture
anthropology
socialization
internalization
a total way of life
the study of other cultures
the process by which a person learns his culture
to learn something so completely that it feels natural
culture
a total way of life
anthropology
the study of other cultures
73 terms
Honors Geography and History of the World Final
Nations
State
Nation-State
DMZ
A group of people who feel bound by a common language, cultur…
Or country, is a sovereign, self-governing political entity.
Occurs when a nation and a state largely coincide.
(Korea Demilitarized Zone)... A strip of land running across the…
Nations
A group of people who feel bound by a common language, cultur…
State
Or country, is a sovereign, self-governing political entity.
Honors world history geography test
what are the 5 themes of geography
latitude
international dateline
equator
location, movement, places, regions, and human and environmen…
aka parallels, lines that go from east to west on a map or gl…
line that marks where the days change, if its Sunday east of…
line that divides the earth into two equal parts, the norther…
what are the 5 themes of geography
location, movement, places, regions, and human and environmen…
latitude
aka parallels, lines that go from east to west on a map or gl…
25 terms
World History culture & geography
militarism
central powers
Allies
Entente
the glorification of military and armed strength
the alliance between Germany and Austria-Hungary
the alliance between Great Britain, France, and Russia
a treaty of "friendly understanding" between nations. not as…
militarism
the glorification of military and armed strength
central powers
the alliance between Germany and Austria-Hungary
17 terms
world history- geography and culture
age of enlightenment
philosophe
natural laws
natural rights
period in the 1600s and 1700s when philosophers emphasized sc…
enlightenment thinkers who applied scientific approaches to t…
principles and laws, similar to scientific principles and law…
philosophical argument that certain rights belong to all huma…
age of enlightenment
period in the 1600s and 1700s when philosophers emphasized sc…
philosophe
enlightenment thinkers who applied scientific approaches to t…
14 terms
World history geography and culture
Laissez faire
Free market
Industrial revolution
Industrialization
The idea that business should operate with little or no gover…
The idea of allowing the natural forces of supply and demand…
Period of increased output of machine made goods and new manu…
The process of developing machine production goods
Laissez faire
The idea that business should operate with little or no gover…
Free market
The idea of allowing the natural forces of supply and demand…
21 terms
World Cultural Geography Honors Review Unit 2
Oklahama
International Integration
Foreign Direct Investment (FDI)
1995
Tattoo parlors were banned from ___________ even though the w…
The term globalization refers to _______________
The process though multinational corporations transfer money…
The World Trade Organization was created in __________.
Oklahama
Tattoo parlors were banned from ___________ even though the w…
International Integration
The term globalization refers to _______________
18 terms
world history: culture and geography
ethnocentrism
culture
pluralistic societes
imperialism
the belief that one's culture is supeeior to all others
a set of rules or standards shared by members of a society
societies in which there exists diversitys
policy of conquering and ruling other lands
ethnocentrism
the belief that one's culture is supeeior to all others
culture
a set of rules or standards shared by members of a society
18 terms
World history- culture and geography
Ethnocentrism
Culture
Pluralistic societies
Imperialism
The beliefs that ones one culture is superior to all others
A set of rules or standards shared by members of a society wh…
Societies in which there exists a diversity of cultural patte…
The policy of conquering and ruling other lands
Ethnocentrism
The beliefs that ones one culture is superior to all others
Culture
A set of rules or standards shared by members of a society wh…
17 terms
World history- geography and culture
Laissez faire
Free market
Industrial revolution
Enclosure
The idea that businesses should operate with little or no gov…
The idea of allowing the natural forces of supply and demand…
The process of developing machine production of goods
Process by which brought up farmland and rented these fields…
Laissez faire
The idea that businesses should operate with little or no gov…
Free market
The idea of allowing the natural forces of supply and demand…
25 terms
World history - culture and geography
Militarism
Central powers
Allies
Entente
The glorification of military and armed strength
The alliance between Germany and Austria-Hungary
Alliances between Great Britain, France, and russia
A treaty of friendly understanding between the nations
Militarism
The glorification of military and armed strength
Central powers
The alliance between Germany and Austria-Hungary
18 terms
Honors World History- Maps: Asia Geography
Kashmir
Tibet
Khyber Pass
Karakoram Mountains
state in northern India
Plateau north of Himalayas
Mountain pass connecting Afghanistan and Pakistan
Kashmir
state in northern India
Tibet
Plateau north of Himalayas
Geography Terms World History Honors
Geography
Meteorology
Equator
Prime Meridian
the study of earth, landforms, environment, cultures
the study of the weather
0 degree latitude line that divides the earth into the northe…
0 degree longitude line that divides the earth into the easte…
Geography
the study of earth, landforms, environment, cultures
Meteorology
the study of the weather
20 terms
Honors World History- Maps: Western Europe Geography
Andorra (country)
Liechtenstein (country)
Monaco (country)
San Marino (country)
Andorra (country)
Liechtenstein (country)
66 terms
World History and Geography Honors Vocabulary
Nomads
Artisan
Pictograph
Empire
a person who moves from place to place in search of food
a skilled craftsperson
a simple drawing that looks like the object it represents
a group of states or territories controlled by one ruler
Nomads
a person who moves from place to place in search of food
Artisan
a skilled craftsperson
36 terms
World Geography and History Honors Vocabulary
Nomads
Artisan
Pictograph
Empire
a person who moves from place to place in search of food
a skilled craftsperson
a simple drawing that looks like the object it represents
a group of states or territories controlled by one ruler
Nomads
a person who moves from place to place in search of food
Artisan
a skilled craftsperson
16 terms
Honors World History- Maps: Eastern Europe Geography
Adriatic Sea
Aegean Sea
Black Sea
Sea of Azov
Adriatic Sea
Aegean Sea
11 terms
Honors World History- Maps: Middle East Geography
Petra
Mt Ararat
Mecca
Medina
city in Jordan
Mt in Turkey
holy city more south in Saudi Arabia
holy city more north in Saudi Arabia
Petra
city in Jordan
Mt Ararat
Mt in Turkey
9 terms
world history and geography 2 honors
Ottoman Empire (1453-1923)
Ming Empire (1368-1644)
Mughal Empire (1526-1857)
Hinduism (3000 B.C.E)
A Turkish led group that controlled 2.4 million square kilome…
A major dynasty that controlled China, It was marked by a gre…
Ruled most of India and Pakistan. Soread Muslim arts, culture…
a major religious and cultural tradition of South Asia.
Ottoman Empire (1453-1923)
A Turkish led group that controlled 2.4 million square kilome…
Ming Empire (1368-1644)
A major dynasty that controlled China, It was marked by a gre…
30 terms
World History 1-Geography and Cultures
Longitude
Latitude
Geography
Totalitarian Dictator
lines that are drawn horizontally on a world map (North and S…
lines that are drawn vertically on a world map (East and West)
study of people, their environment, and resources and how the…
Government controls ALL aspects of the economy, social aspect…
Longitude
lines that are drawn horizontally on a world map (North and S…
Latitude
lines that are drawn vertically on a world map (East and West)
45 terms
Honors World History and Geography: Imperialism
Significance of Rudyard Kipling
Advancements that assisted Western nat…
Define Imperialism
Define Jingoism
English Writer( born in India) ... Witnessed British Imperialism…
Science, Technology,Industry, Transportation, Communication
The domination by one country of the political, economic, or…
Intense British nationalism+ aggressive foreign policy
Significance of Rudyard Kipling
English Writer( born in India) ... Witnessed British Imperialism…
Advancements that assisted Western nat…
Science, Technology,Industry, Transportation, Communication
world history/ geography honors test
ataturk
Reza Khan
Mustafa Kemal
Jomo Kenyatta
Means "father of the Turks"
Created Westernized reforms in iran after WW1
created westernized reforms in turkey after ww1
Kenyan nationalist leader, later became president
ataturk
Means "father of the Turks"
Reza Khan
Created Westernized reforms in iran after WW1
29 terms
Honors World history/ geography Final Semester 1
What are the Five Themes of Geography?
Latitude
Longitude
political map
1) Location: Position on the Earth's Surface... 2) Place: Physic…
The equator is the base line of measuring the distance north…
The Prime meridian is the baseline of measuring east or west…
What are the Five Themes of Geography?
1) Location: Position on the Earth's Surface... 2) Place: Physic…
Latitude
The equator is the base line of measuring the distance north…
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