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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…
69 terms
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
10 terms
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
15 terms
African Geography
Benue River
Nile River
Niger River
Volta River
Benue River
Nile River
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…
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…
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
Northern African Countries #1
Algeria
Benin
Burkina Faso
Cape Verde
Algeria
Benin
12 terms
Northern African Countries #2
Benin
Côte d'Ivoire
Mali
Mauritania
Benin
Côte d'Ivoire
50 terms
African Countries
Egypt
Tunisia
Sudan
Libya
(Cairo)
(Tunis)
(Khartoum)
(Tripoli)
Egypt
(Cairo)
Tunisia
(Tunis)
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…
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
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.
55 terms
African countries
Algeria
Angola
Benin
Botswana
Algeria
Angola
55 terms
African Countries Map Quiz
Algeria
Angola
Benin
Botswana
Algeria
Angola
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…
68 terms
Honors Geography Africa Map
algeria
angola
benin
botswana
algeria
angola
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…
26 terms
A & J Fun World
Russia
China
Mongolia
Iran
Russia
China
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…
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…
22 terms
Northern African Countries
Algeria
Benin
Burkina Faso
Cape Verde
Algeria
Benin
48 terms
Asia Map Test
Cyprus
Israel
Turkey
Iran
Cyprus
Israel
25 terms
Central Africa Geography
Sudan
Rwanda
Eritrea
Ethiopia
Khartoum
Kigali
Asmara
Addis Abbaba
Sudan
Khartoum
Rwanda
Kigali
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
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…
42 terms
Asian Countries
Russia
India
Bangladesh
Vietnam
Russia
India
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…
51 terms
Asian Capitals
Afghanistan
Armenia
Azerbaijan
Bahrain
Kabul
Yerevan
Baku
Manama
Afghanistan
Kabul
Armenia
Yerevan
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…
111 terms
World War 1 terms
trench warfare
no man's land
total war
propaganda
A form of warfare in which opposing armies fight each other f…
A strip of land between the trenches of opposing armies along…
A conflict in which the participating countries devote all th…
Ideas spread to influence public opinion
trench warfare
A form of warfare in which opposing armies fight each other f…
no man's land
A strip of land between the trenches of opposing armies along…
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…
18 terms
Honors Geography Map Quiz #8
mojave desert
chihuahuan desert
great plains
canandia shield
mojave desert
chihuahuan desert
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
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
40 terms
World War 2 Terms
Kamikaze
Battle of the Bulge
D-Day (Battle of Normandy)
Battle of Stalingrad
Japanese suicide pilots who loaded their planes with explosiv…
December, 1944-January, 1945 - After recapturing France, the…
June 6 1944. Allied troops execute a surprise attack on the b…
Unsuccessful German attack on the city of Stalingrad during W…
Kamikaze
Japanese suicide pilots who loaded their planes with explosiv…
Battle of the Bulge
December, 1944-January, 1945 - After recapturing France, the…
17 terms
5 Themes of Geography Vocabulary
Human Environment Interaction
Geography
Region
Place
The changes humans make to their environment and how humans a…
The study of the Earth's surface, the organisms that populate…
An area that is defined by a unifying physical or human chara…
The specific human and physical features of a location.... Examp…
Human Environment Interaction
The changes humans make to their environment and how humans a…
Geography
The study of the Earth's surface, the organisms that populate…
30 terms
Honors World Geography Unit 1 Vocab
Weathering
Richter Scale
Solstice
Continental Drift
The breaking down or dissolving of rocks and minerals on Eart…
A way to measure information collected by seismographs to det…
Either of two times of year when the sun's rays shine directl…
the Hypothesis that all continents were all joined into a sup…
Weathering
The breaking down or dissolving of rocks and minerals on Eart…
Richter Scale
A way to measure information collected by seismographs to det…
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
32 terms
6th Grade Social Studies - Unit 1 - Geography map terms
prime meridian
relative location
absolute location
longitude
imaginary line of zero degrees longitude which runs from Nort…
where a place is located in relationship to another place.
the precise point where a place is located on Earth.
represents east and west, it is vertical on a map or globe
prime meridian
imaginary line of zero degrees longitude which runs from Nort…
relative location
where a place is located in relationship to another place.
68 terms
Honors World Cultures and Geography Summative 1
Africa
Australia
North America
South America
Africa
Australia
30 terms
Honors world geography unit 3
Polis
Aristocracy
Helot
Homer
a city state in ancient Greece, especially as considered in i…
the highest class in certain societies, especially those hold…
a member of a class of serfs in ancient Sparta, intermediate…
Homer is best known as the author of the Iliad and the Odysse…
Polis
a city state in ancient Greece, especially as considered in i…
Aristocracy
the highest class in certain societies, especially those hold…
28 terms
Honors world geography unit 1
Absolute location
Bay
Canyon
Cartography
DEF: A point on the earth's surface represented by latitude a…
DEF: Where the land curves inward in an inlet. Example: My fa…
DEF: A deep gorge with a river flowing through it. Example: I…
DEF: The practice of drawing maps Example: I went to the Cart…
Absolute location
DEF: A point on the earth's surface represented by latitude a…
Bay
DEF: Where the land curves inward in an inlet. Example: My fa…
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…
79 terms
World History and Geography Honors Study Guide
Robert Fulton
Industrial Revolution
Enclosure Movement
Putting-Out system
Made steamboat (commercial), warship, and submarine
transition to new manufacturing processes in the period from…
caused Industrial Rev. in England; Wealthy people bought land…
tasks distributed to individuals who completed the work in th…
Robert Fulton
Made steamboat (commercial), warship, and submarine
Industrial Revolution
transition to new manufacturing processes in the period from…
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