Study sets matching "honors world geography african asian northern"

Study sets
Classes
Users

Study sets matching "honors world geography african asian northern"

49 terms
World History Honors 2016 - Asian & African Independence
reasons for imperialism
"the sun never sets on the British emp…
how was British imperialism possible?
British ruling style
British motivated by the idea of gaining more resources, trad…
by 1800 Europe controlled 1/3 of the earth... by 1914 controlled…
1. trading companies > East India trading company, controlled…
indirect, collaboration with "Macaulay" native leaders, somew…
reasons for imperialism
British motivated by the idea of gaining more resources, trad…
"the sun never sets on the British emp…
by 1800 Europe controlled 1/3 of the earth... by 1914 controlled…
Honors World Geography: African Capitals
Algeria
Angola
Benin
Botswana
Algiers
Luanda
Porto-Novo
Gaborone
Algeria
Algiers
Angola
Luanda
120 terms
Honors World Geography: Characteristics of African Countries
Botswana
Lesotho
Namibia
Zimbabwe
Surrounded by the Kalahari Desert
Example of an enclave
Former German colony
Known as Southern Rhodesia
Botswana
Surrounded by the Kalahari Desert
Lesotho
Example of an enclave
25 terms
Northern African Capital Cities Test - JCMS 7th grade World Geography
Benin
Burkina Faso
Cameroon
Cape Verde Islands
Porto-Novo
Ouagadougou
Yaounde
Praia
Benin
Porto-Novo
Burkina Faso
Ouagadougou
9th Grade World Geography Honors: Chapter 16 Northern or Southern Italy
Is poorer and drier.
Is rich and industrial.
Has high poverty and unemployment rates.
Is poorer and more agricultural.
Southern Italy
Northern Italy
Southern Italy
Southern Italy
Is poorer and drier.
Southern Italy
Is rich and industrial.
Northern Italy
24 terms
World Geography
North America
Central America
Caribbean
South America
North America
Central America
African Geography
Benue River
Nile River
Niger River
Volta River
Benue River
Nile River
38 terms
World Geography Chapter 10
Mexico is boared by the ___________ to…
Mexico is ____ the size of the United…
_________ largest nation.
Mexico comes from _______ an older nam…
Untied States , Belize , Guatemala
1/5 , 3 times
Eight
Mexica , Aztecs
Mexico is boared by the ___________ to…
Untied States , Belize , Guatemala
Mexico is ____ the size of the United…
1/5 , 3 times
23 terms
World History: Asian Geography
India
Sri Lanka
Nepal
China
India
Sri Lanka
109 terms
World Geography Honors Midterm
Place
Cultural landscape
Physical geography
Human geography
The uniqueness of a location, the character given to the loca…
The visible human imprint on the land- scape.
The geographic study of physical earth phenomena.
The geographic study of human phenomena.
Place
The uniqueness of a location, the character given to the loca…
Cultural landscape
The visible human imprint on the land- scape.
29 terms
World Geography Chapter 9
andes Mountains
llanos
cerrado
pampus
of south america continent are part of a chain of mountain ra…
grassy treeless area used for livestock gazing and farming
savannas with flat terrain and moderate rainfall that make th…
plains in parts of south america; areas of grasslands and ric…
andes Mountains
of south america continent are part of a chain of mountain ra…
llanos
grassy treeless area used for livestock gazing and farming
68 terms
Honors World Cultures and Geography Summative 1
Africa
Australia
North America
South America
Africa
Australia
14 terms
World Geography Honors Chapter 5 Vocab
Appalachian Mountains
Great Plains
Canadian Shield
Rocky Mountains
one of two major mountain chains in the eastern united states…
vast grassland of central north america that is largely treel…
Northern part of the interior lowlands that is a rocky, flat…
major mountain system of the united states and Canada extendi…
Appalachian Mountains
one of two major mountain chains in the eastern united states…
Great Plains
vast grassland of central north america that is largely treel…
12 terms
Honors World Geography Unit 8 Test Review-Section 2
Petroleum
Fishing
Iron
Mica
Most valuable natural resource of South and East Asia. The la…
China is the world's largest exporter and consumer of fresh a…
Abundantly found in East and South Asia. Currently being over…
Abundantly found in East and South Asia. Primarily used in th…
Petroleum
Most valuable natural resource of South and East Asia. The la…
Fishing
China is the world's largest exporter and consumer of fresh a…
26 terms
Honors World Geography Terms
Geography
Asia, Africa, North America, South Ame…
Pacific, Atlantic, Indian, Arctic, South
Pacific.
The study of the earth
The seven continents in order of largest to smallest by popul…
The Five oceans
The largest ocean
Geography
The study of the earth
Asia, Africa, North America, South Ame…
The seven continents in order of largest to smallest by popul…
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
54 terms
The Basics of Geography
Earth
Location
Place
Region
A unique planet capable of supporting a wide variety of life…
Geography Theme: Where is it?
Geography Theme: What is it like?
Geography Theme: How are places similar or different?
Earth
A unique planet capable of supporting a wide variety of life…
Location
Geography Theme: Where is it?
26 terms
Unit 3: Cultural Geography
Culture
Taboos
Cultural Universals
Cultural Diffusion
People's whole way of life
Restrictions on behavior based on social customs
The response to human needs
The process of spreading cultural elements
Culture
People's whole way of life
Taboos
Restrictions on behavior based on social customs
11 terms
World Geography Chapter 11
Mangrove
Bauxite
Indigenous
Mulattoes
Trees that grow in salt water
Ore from which aluminum is made
Native
People with both African and European ancestors
Mangrove
Trees that grow in salt water
Bauxite
Ore from which aluminum is made
10 terms
Honors World Geography Unit 8 Test Review-Section 4
Mandarin
Hindi
Bengali
Malay
Most spoken language in the world. Considered "Standard" Chin…
Most spoken language in India. Uses the Brahmic alphabet.
2nd most spoken language in India.
Most spoken language in the Malay Archipelago. Only East Asia…
Mandarin
Most spoken language in the world. Considered "Standard" Chin…
Hindi
Most spoken language in India. Uses the Brahmic alphabet.
19 terms
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…
19 terms
World Geography--Chapter 10--Human Geography of Latin America
Spanish Conquest
Tenochtitlan
Institutional Revolutionary Party (PRI)
mestizo
the take-over of the Native Americans by the Spanish
the ancient Aztec capital, the site of Mexico City today
the political party introduced in 1929 in Mexico that helped…
people of mixed Spanish and Native American heritage
Spanish Conquest
the take-over of the Native Americans by the Spanish
Tenochtitlan
the ancient Aztec capital, the site of Mexico City today
12 terms
Honors World Geography Unit 7 Test Review-Section 3
European Languages
Swahili
Islam
Christianity
Introduced to Africa during the Era of Imperialism. English i…
Language blend of Bantu and Arabic. Most spoken language in A…
Most practiced religion in Africa (45%).
Second most practiced religion in Africa (40%). Introduced du…
European Languages
Introduced to Africa during the Era of Imperialism. English i…
Swahili
Language blend of Bantu and Arabic. Most spoken language in A…
11 terms
African Geography Vocab
Atlas Mountain Range
Sahara Desert
Sahel
Savanna
Group of mountains that separate the coastal regions from the…
The largest desert on planet Earth covering over 3.5 million…
A dry, semi-arid region south of the Sahara Desert covering a…
A vast area of both grassland and more tropical habitats in t…
Atlas Mountain Range
Group of mountains that separate the coastal regions from the…
Sahara Desert
The largest desert on planet Earth covering over 3.5 million…
9 terms
Honors World Geography Unit 7 Test Review-Section 4
Bantu Migration
Mali Empire
Mansa Musa
Great Zimbabwe
Theorized migration of Sub-Saharan Africa's foundation cultur…
Only Sub-Saharan Africa civilization, past or present, that c…
Nearly flooded the world's gold supply during the 1300s while…
Largest Southern African civilization before the 1600s.
Bantu Migration
Theorized migration of Sub-Saharan Africa's foundation cultur…
Mali Empire
Only Sub-Saharan Africa civilization, past or present, that c…
96 terms
Honors African Asian Studies-Grade 9-Mr. Lingle
Idea that countries rely on each other…
The relationship between the Earth's p…
General geographical features of earth…
An economic system where prices change…
Interdependence/globalization
Higher population density in places with desirable physical f…
Rivers, climate, elevation, arable land
Free market economy
Idea that countries rely on each other…
Interdependence/globalization
The relationship between the Earth's p…
Higher population density in places with desirable physical f…
11 terms
Honors World Geography Unit 8 Test Review-Section 3
Floods
Three Gorges Dam
Ganges River
Overpopulation
The most dangerous natural disaster that occurs in South and…
World's largest hydroelectric power station. Built on a fault…
5th most polluted river in the world. Provides India with nea…
China is the most population country in the world. India is t…
Floods
The most dangerous natural disaster that occurs in South and…
Three Gorges Dam
World's largest hydroelectric power station. Built on a fault…
16 terms
Honors World Geography Unit 7 Test Review-Section 2
Petroleum
Gold
Diamonds
Desert
Most common natural resource of Sub-Saharan Africa. Mostly fo…
Primarily only found at present in Southern Africa and the Gr…
Discovered in Southern Africa in the 1870s. DeBeers Consolida…
Makes up 33% of Africa.
Petroleum
Most common natural resource of Sub-Saharan Africa. Mostly fo…
Gold
Primarily only found at present in Southern Africa and the Gr…
26 terms
African Physical Geography Honors
Cape of Good Hope
Zambezi
Ruwenzori
Blue Nile
Small land mass that jets into the ocean where the atlantic a…
The river home to Victoria Falls
Mountains in eastern Africa
The source of this water way is lake Tana
Cape of Good Hope
Small land mass that jets into the ocean where the atlantic a…
Zambezi
The river home to Victoria Falls
98 terms
Final- Honors African-Asian Studies: China, Japan, & India
what is the main reason that most of C…
in China, why do food crops, types of…
what feature of Chinese agriculture ha…
the Chinese historically rejected othe…
fertile farmland/soil
geographical & climate restraints
scarcity of fertile land
ethnocentrism
what is the main reason that most of C…
fertile farmland/soil
in China, why do food crops, types of…
geographical & climate restraints
26 terms
9th Grade Honors World Geography Terms
Geography
Asia, Africa, North America, South Ame…
Pacific, Atlantic, Indian, Arctic, South
Pacific.
The study of the earth
The seven continents in order of largest to smallest by popul…
The Five oceans
The largest ocean
Geography
The study of the earth
Asia, Africa, North America, South Ame…
The seven continents in order of largest to smallest by popul…
18 terms
Chapter 10 Northern Europe
emerge
migrate
glaciation
fjord
to rise from an obscure position or conditions; to become vis…
To move from one place to another
The process whereby glaciers form and spread.
a long, steep-sided glacial valley now filled by seawater
emerge
to rise from an obscure position or conditions; to become vis…
migrate
To move from one place to another
183 terms
modern world history midterm: renaissance, reformation, african societies, asian societies, scientific rev., exploration, absolutism, enlightenment, french rev., reign of terror, congress of Vienna, latin america revolution, industrial rev.
Renaissance
change from Middle Ages
Humanism
Characteristics of Renaissance Art
- "Rebirth"... - classical ideas and culture from greek and rome…
- logic and reason rather than God... - no progress in society p…
- an intellectual movement at the heart of the reniassance... -…
- realism: real everyday scenes & accurate portrayal of the h…
Renaissance
- "Rebirth"... - classical ideas and culture from greek and rome…
change from Middle Ages
- logic and reason rather than God... - no progress in society p…
10 terms
Honors World Geography Unit 9 Test Review-Section 3
Climate Change
Tsunamis
Ring of Fire
Invasive Species
The proximity of the region to Antarctica is producing less r…
Huge tidal waves caused by volcanoes or earthquakes near wate…
Nickname given to the eastern and western edges of the Pacifi…
Leads to millions of dollars lost in the agricultural industr…
Climate Change
The proximity of the region to Antarctica is producing less r…
Tsunamis
Huge tidal waves caused by volcanoes or earthquakes near wate…
Honors World Geography: Micronesia Capitals
Federated States of Micronesia
Marshall Islands
Northern Mariana Islands
Palau
Paliker
Majuro
Saipan
Melekeok
Federated States of Micronesia
Paliker
Marshall Islands
Majuro
World geography Chapter 12
Fjord
Uplands
Meseta
massif central
Steep U Shaped valleys that connect to the sea and that fille…
Hills or very low mountains that may also contacin mesas and…
Central plateau of Spain
the uplands of France, which account for about 1/6 of French…
Fjord
Steep U Shaped valleys that connect to the sea and that fille…
Uplands
Hills or very low mountains that may also contacin mesas and…
31 terms
Chapter 16 The East Asian World
Ming Dynasty
Ming Hong Wu
Yong Le
Zheng He
Succeeded Mongol Yuan dynasty in China in 1368; lasted until…
the founder of the Ming Dynasty
Moved the capital to Beijing, constructed the Forbidden City,…
(1371-1433) An imperial eunuch and Muslim, entrusted by the M…
Ming Dynasty
Succeeded Mongol Yuan dynasty in China in 1368; lasted until…
Ming Hong Wu
the founder of the Ming Dynasty
World Geography Chapter XIV (Honors)
The Republic of Ireland and the United…
Highland Britain.
Lowland Britain.
The Angles and Saxons
What two independent countries make up the British Isles?
What physical region does Northern England, Wales, and Scotla…
What physical region does most of England, except the far nor…
Which two Germanic tribes drove out the Celts to highland Bri…
The Republic of Ireland and the United…
What two independent countries make up the British Isles?
Highland Britain.
What physical region does Northern England, Wales, and Scotla…
16 terms
Africa
Sahara Desert
Salt
Bantu-Speakers
Savanna
the largest desert in the world, covering most of northern Af…
was more valuable than gold in African Kingdoms; white crysta…
people of Africa who speak Bantu, a family of languages; when…
grassland in Africa with scattered trees; located north and s…
Sahara Desert
the largest desert in the world, covering most of northern Af…
Salt
was more valuable than gold in African Kingdoms; white crysta…
14 terms
Honors World Geography Unit 8 Test Review-Section 1
Indian Subcontinent
Himalaya Mountains
Indo-Gangetic Plain
Indus River Valley
South Asia. Includes Pakistan, India, Nepal, Bhutan, Sri Lank…
Tallest mountain range in the world. Natural border between I…
Flood plain located between the Indus and Ganges Rivers withi…
Primary river system in Pakistan.
Indian Subcontinent
South Asia. Includes Pakistan, India, Nepal, Bhutan, Sri Lank…
Himalaya Mountains
Tallest mountain range in the world. Natural border between I…
51 terms
Asian Capitals
Afghanistan
Armenia
Azerbaijan
Bahrain
Kabul
Yerevan
Baku
Manama
Afghanistan
Kabul
Armenia
Yerevan
12 terms
Northern African Countries #1
Algeria
Benin
Burkina Faso
Cape Verde
Algeria
Benin
31 terms
McGraw Hill World Geography Chapter 5: The United States
Tributary
Headwaters
Divide
Fall Line
a smaller river or stream that feeds into a larger river
the source of a stream or river
a high point or ridge that determines the direction rivers flow
a boundary in the eastern United States where the higher land…
Tributary
a smaller river or stream that feeds into a larger river
Headwaters
the source of a stream or river
12 terms
Northern African Countries #2
Benin
Côte d'Ivoire
Mali
Mauritania
Benin
Côte d'Ivoire
25 terms
Central Africa Geography
Sudan
Rwanda
Eritrea
Ethiopia
Khartoum
Kigali
Asmara
Addis Abbaba
Sudan
Khartoum
Rwanda
Kigali
55 terms
African countries
Algeria
Angola
Benin
Botswana
Algeria
Angola
Honors World Geography: Micronesia Characteristics
Federated States of Micronesia
Federated States of Micronesia
Marshall Islands
Northern Mariana Islands
High islands = volcanic
Low islands = coral
Site of U.S. nuclear tests
Link Guam to this country
Federated States of Micronesia
High islands = volcanic
Federated States of Micronesia
Low islands = coral
20 terms
Asian Geography
Himalayas and Hindu Kush
Khyber Pass
Indo-Gangetic Plain
Rivers in South Asia
advantage: gives South Asia (India) separation to develop its…
dangerous when people cross them; cuts through the Hindu Kush
northern plain; a good place to live in India; consists of 3…
sacred to the people of South Asia
Himalayas and Hindu Kush
advantage: gives South Asia (India) separation to develop its…
Khyber Pass
dangerous when people cross them; cuts through the Hindu Kush
176 terms
Honors World Geography Midterms
The Continental Divide is important be…
In regards to America's two largest mo…
The Ring of Fire is an area of active…
The Appalachian Mountains extend about…
Marks the separation of rivers flowing eastward and westward
False
False
Newfoundland and Alabama
The Continental Divide is important be…
Marks the separation of rivers flowing eastward and westward
In regards to America's two largest mo…
False
World Geography Honors Chapter 19
cradle of humanity
Berlin Conference
Cash Crop
Masai
East Africa is known as the...
divided Africa and promoted colonization
crops grown for direct sale (coffee, tea, sugar, etc.)
a tribe that has colorful colors, beadwork, jewelry, etc.
cradle of humanity
East Africa is known as the...
Berlin Conference
divided Africa and promoted colonization
1 of 10