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13 terms
Latitude & Longitude
Latitude
The Equator
Northern Hemisphere
Southern Hemisphere
a measurement of distance in degrees north and south of the e…
the longest of all lines of latitude lines, divides the earth…
Positions on latitude lines above the equator are called "nor…
Positions on latitude lines below the equator are called "sou…
Latitude
a measurement of distance in degrees north and south of the e…
The Equator
the longest of all lines of latitude lines, divides the earth…
5 terms
Longitude & Latitude
Longitude
Latitude
Equator
Prime Meridian
Distance east or west of the prime meridian, measured in degr…
Distance north or south of the equator... An imaginary line arou…
0 degrees latitude... An imaginary circle around the middle of t…
0 degrees longitude... An imaginary line passing through the Roy…
Longitude
Distance east or west of the prime meridian, measured in degr…
Latitude
Distance north or south of the equator... An imaginary line arou…
Latitude & Longitude
Latitude
Longitude
Hemisphere
Northern Hemisphere
Measured North and South of the Equator. These lines run hori…
Measured East and West of the Prime Meridian. These lines run…
Half of the globe
From the Equator to 90° North
Latitude
Measured North and South of the Equator. These lines run hori…
Longitude
Measured East and West of the Prime Meridian. These lines run…
15 terms
Latitude and Longitude
Latitude
Longitude
Prime Meridian
Equator
imaginary lines around the Earth that run left to right
imaginary lines running up and down from the North Pole to th…
the line of 0 degrees longitude
0 degrees line of latitude.
Latitude
imaginary lines around the Earth that run left to right
Longitude
imaginary lines running up and down from the North Pole to th…
Latitude/Longitude
Hemisphere
Prime Meridian
Equator
Latitude
is one half of the sphere that makes up Earth's surface.
an imaginary line line that makes a half circle from the Nort…
forms an imaginary line that circles Earth halfway between th…
the distance in degrees north or south of the equator.
Hemisphere
is one half of the sphere that makes up Earth's surface.
Prime Meridian
an imaginary line line that makes a half circle from the Nort…
7 terms
Latitude and Longitude
Latitude
Longitude
Equator
Absolute location
Imaginary lines that show the distance of a place from the eq…
Imaginary lines that show the distance of a place from the pr…
The most important latitude line; goes around the center of t…
The exact place where something is found on Earth's surface.
Latitude
Imaginary lines that show the distance of a place from the eq…
Longitude
Imaginary lines that show the distance of a place from the pr…
15 terms
Latitude and Longitude
Latitude
Longitude
Prime Meridian
Equator
imaginary lines around the Earth that run left to right
imaginary lines running up and down from the North Pole to th…
the line of 0 degrees longitude
0 degrees line of latitude.
Latitude
imaginary lines around the Earth that run left to right
Longitude
imaginary lines running up and down from the North Pole to th…
Latitude and Longitude
Latitude
Equator
Tropic of Cancer
Tropic of Capricorn
Imaginary horizontal lines that run across the earth, but the…
Most important line of latitude located at zero degrees latit…
23.5 degrees North latitude(farthest point north that receive…
23.5 degrees South latitude (farthest point south that receiv…
Latitude
Imaginary horizontal lines that run across the earth, but the…
Equator
Most important line of latitude located at zero degrees latit…
9 terms
Latitude and Longitude
absolute location
coordinates
equator
hemisphere
The exact place where lines of latitude and longitude meet.
The latitude and longitude numbers identifying the absolute l…
An imaginary line that runs around the center of the earth ha…
Half of the earth.
absolute location
The exact place where lines of latitude and longitude meet.
coordinates
The latitude and longitude numbers identifying the absolute l…
Latitude and Longitude
Lines of Latitude
Lines of Longitude
Prime Meridian
Equator
Lines that run east and west and tell us how far to the north…
Lines that run north and south and tell us how far to the eas…
an imaginary line that divides the world into the Eastern and…
an imaginary lines that divides the world into the Northern H…
Lines of Latitude
Lines that run east and west and tell us how far to the north…
Lines of Longitude
Lines that run north and south and tell us how far to the eas…
22 terms
Latitude and Longitude
Longitude
Globe
Region
Relative Location
an imaginary line running north to south from the North Pole…
a three dimensional, or spherical, model of earth
A group of places with common traits.
the position of a place in relation to other places.
Longitude
an imaginary line running north to south from the North Pole…
Globe
a three dimensional, or spherical, model of earth
12 terms
Latitude and Longitude
latitude
longitude
Equator
Prime Meridian
lines that run East to West, but measure degrees North and So…
lines that run North to South, but measure degrees East or We…
0 degree line of latitude, divides earth into Northern and So…
0 degree line of longitude, divides the earth into Eastern an…
latitude
lines that run East to West, but measure degrees North and So…
longitude
lines that run North to South, but measure degrees East or We…
6 terms
Latitude and Longitude
Lines of Latitude
Lines of Longitude
Prime Meridian
Equator
Lines that run east and west and tell us how far to the north…
Lines that run north and south and tell us how far to the eas…
an imaginary line that divides the world into the Eastern and…
an imaginary lines that divides the world into the Northern H…
Lines of Latitude
Lines that run east and west and tell us how far to the north…
Lines of Longitude
Lines that run north and south and tell us how far to the eas…
10 terms
Latitude and Longitude
Equator
Prime Meridian
Tropic of Cancer
Tropic of Capricorn
The latitude line at zero degrees.
The longitude line at zero degrees.
The northern latitude line of the tropics.
The southern longitude line of the tropics.
Equator
The latitude line at zero degrees.
Prime Meridian
The longitude line at zero degrees.
45 terms
Longitude and latitude
globe a scale model of the Earth
grid a pattern of lines that circle th…
...
...
globe a scale model of the Earth
...
grid a pattern of lines that circle th…
...
9 terms
Latitude and Longitude
Equator
Tropic of Cancer
Tropic of Capricorn
Prime Meridian
An imaginary circle around the middle of the earth, halfway b…
a line of latitude about 23 degrees North of the equator
a line of latitue about 23 degrees South of the equator
An imaginary line passing through the Royal Observatory in Gr…
Equator
An imaginary circle around the middle of the earth, halfway b…
Tropic of Cancer
a line of latitude about 23 degrees North of the equator
Latitude and Longitude
Tropic Zones
Equator
Polar Zones
Prime Meridian
the area between 23 1/2 degrees N and 23 1/2 degrees S latitude
zero degrees latitude line, divides the Northern and Southern…
the areas between 90 degrees N and 66 1/2 degrees N or 90 deg…
zero degrees longitude line, divides the Eastern and Western…
Tropic Zones
the area between 23 1/2 degrees N and 23 1/2 degrees S latitude
Equator
zero degrees latitude line, divides the Northern and Southern…
22 terms
Longitude and latitude
Longitude
Globe
Region
Relative Location
an imaginary line running north to south from the North Pole…
a three dimensional, or spherical, model of earth
A group of places with common traits.
the position of a place in relation to other places.
Longitude
an imaginary line running north to south from the North Pole…
Globe
a three dimensional, or spherical, model of earth
10 terms
latitude/longitude
longitude
latitude
prime meridian
equator
Distance east or west of the prime meridian, measured in degr…
Distance north or south of the equator... An imaginary line arou…
0 degrees longitude
0 degrees latitude
longitude
Distance east or west of the prime meridian, measured in degr…
latitude
Distance north or south of the equator... An imaginary line arou…
9 terms
Latitude & Longitude
Northern Hemisphere
Southern Hemisphere
The International Date Line
Eastern Hemisphere
Positions on latitude lines above the equator are called "nor…
Positions on latitude lines below the equator are called "sou…
On the opposite side of earth from the prime meridian. It is…
Longitude lines to the right of the prime meridian give locat…
Northern Hemisphere
Positions on latitude lines above the equator are called "nor…
Southern Hemisphere
Positions on latitude lines below the equator are called "sou…
Latitude/ Longitude
Degrees
latitude
longitude
Equator
the unit latitude and longitude lines are measured in
lines that run from east to west
lines that run from north to south
0 degrees latitude
Degrees
the unit latitude and longitude lines are measured in
latitude
lines that run from east to west
Latitude & Longitude
absolute location
line of latitude
line of longitude
Equator
exact location of a place, for example your address.
Also called parallels, these lines run east & west. They're m…
Also called meridians, these lines north & south. They're mea…
0 degrees latitude, cuts the world into 2 halves, the norther…
absolute location
exact location of a place, for example your address.
line of latitude
Also called parallels, these lines run east & west. They're m…
7 terms
Longitude & Latitude
Latitude
Longitude
Equator
Prime Meridian
Lines that go West to East... Measured 90 degrees North to 90 de…
Lines that go North to South... Measured 180 degrees West to 180…
0 degrees latitude, cuts the Earth in half between Northern a…
0 degrees longitude, cuts the Earth into Eastern and Western…
Latitude
Lines that go West to East... Measured 90 degrees North to 90 de…
Longitude
Lines that go North to South... Measured 180 degrees West to 180…
Latitude & Longitude
Lines of Latitude may also be called
Parallels of Latitude run
Parallels of Latitude measure distance
Equator
Parallels
East to West
North to South
Parallel located at 0 degrees latitude
Lines of Latitude may also be called
Parallels
Parallels of Latitude run
East to West
7 terms
Latitude-Longitude
Latitude
Longitude
Prime Meridian
Meridians
distance north or south of the Equator, measured in degrees.
Distance east or west of the prime meridian, measured in degr…
The line of longitude at 0 degrees that separates the eastern…
another name for lines of longitude
Latitude
distance north or south of the Equator, measured in degrees.
Longitude
Distance east or west of the prime meridian, measured in degr…
16 terms
Latitude & Longitude
Latitude
Longitude
Hemisphere
Northern Hemisphere
Measured North and South of the Equator. These lines run hori…
Measured East and West of the Prime Meridian. These lines run…
Half-sphere
From the Equator to 90° North
Latitude
Measured North and South of the Equator. These lines run hori…
Longitude
Measured East and West of the Prime Meridian. These lines run…
16 terms
Latitude & Longitude
Latitude
Longitude
Hemisphere
Northern Hemisphere
Measured North and South of the Equator. These lines run hori…
Measured East and West of the Prime Meridian. These lines run…
Half-sphere
From the Equator to 90° North
Latitude
Measured North and South of the Equator. These lines run hori…
Longitude
Measured East and West of the Prime Meridian. These lines run…
8 terms
Latitude & Longitude
equator
Tropic of Capricorn
Tropic of Cancer
prime meridian
The number 3 shows the imaginary line called the ___________.
The number 1 shows the imaginary line called the ___________.
The number 2 shows the imaginary line called the ___________.
The line shown on this map is the ____________.
equator
The number 3 shows the imaginary line called the ___________.
Tropic of Capricorn
The number 1 shows the imaginary line called the ___________.
Latitude & Longitude
Latitude
Longitude
Hemisphere
Northern Hemisphere
Measured North and South of the Equator. These lines run hori…
Measured East and West of the Prime Meridian. These lines run…
Half-sphere
From the Equator to 90° North
Latitude
Measured North and South of the Equator. These lines run hori…
Longitude
Measured East and West of the Prime Meridian. These lines run…
Longitude & Latitude
Whats the purpose of the longitude and…
Where are the lines drawn from?
What are lines of latitude?
What is the longest line of latitude?
To locate features on the earths surface.
From the Center of the Earth
They are angles measured from the center of the Earth to the…
The Equator
Whats the purpose of the longitude and…
To locate features on the earths surface.
Where are the lines drawn from?
From the Center of the Earth
12 terms
Longitude and Latitude
Latitude
Longitude
Equator
International Dateline
Lines of ___________ run east and west but measure distances…
Lines of ______________ run north and south but measure dista…
The ____________ is a major line of latitude measured at 0° l…
The _________________ is a major line of longitude measured a…
Latitude
Lines of ___________ run east and west but measure distances…
Longitude
Lines of ______________ run north and south but measure dista…
15 terms
Latitude and Longitude
Latitude
Longitude
Prime Meridian
Equator
imaginary lines around the Earth that run left to right
imaginary lines running up and down from the North Pole to th…
the line of 0 degrees longitude
0 degrees line of latitude.
Latitude
imaginary lines around the Earth that run left to right
Longitude
imaginary lines running up and down from the North Pole to th…
16 terms
Latitude and Longitude
absolute location
Prime Meridian
Equator
Parallels
What is the word that means the exact location of a place on…
What famous lines is at 0 degrees longitude?
What famous line is at 0 degrees latitude?
What are lines of latitude also called?
absolute location
What is the word that means the exact location of a place on…
Prime Meridian
What famous lines is at 0 degrees longitude?
15 terms
Latitude and Longitude
Latitude
Longitude
Prime Meridian
Equator
imaginary lines around the Earth that run left to right
imaginary lines running up and down from the North Pole to th…
the line of 0 degrees longitude
0 degrees line of latitude.
Latitude
imaginary lines around the Earth that run left to right
Longitude
imaginary lines running up and down from the North Pole to th…
15 terms
Latitude and Longitude
Latitude
Longitude
Prime Meridian
Equator
imaginary lines around the Earth that run left to right
imaginary lines running up and down from the North Pole to th…
the line of 0 degrees longitude
0 degrees line of latitude.
Latitude
imaginary lines around the Earth that run left to right
Longitude
imaginary lines running up and down from the North Pole to th…
5 terms
Latitude and Longitude
absolute location
line of latitude
parallel
line of longitude
the exact location of a place
lines on a map or globe that run east and west; also called p…
Another word for lines of latitude
Lines on a map or globe that run north and south; also called…
absolute location
the exact location of a place
line of latitude
lines on a map or globe that run east and west; also called p…
12 terms
Longitude and Latitude
Latitude
Longitude
Equator
International Dateline
Lines of ___________ run east and west but measure distances…
Lines of ______________ run north and south but measure dista…
The ____________ is a major line of latitude measured at 0° l…
The _________________ is a major line of longitude measured a…
Latitude
Lines of ___________ run east and west but measure distances…
Longitude
Lines of ______________ run north and south but measure dista…
Latitude and Longitude
Latitude
Longitude
Prime Meridian
Equator
imaginary lines around the Earth that run left to right
imaginary lines running up and down from the North Pole to th…
the line of 0 degrees longitude
0 degrees line of latitude.
Latitude
imaginary lines around the Earth that run left to right
Longitude
imaginary lines running up and down from the North Pole to th…
15 terms
Latitude and Longitude
Latitude
Longitude
Prime Meridian
Equator
imaginary lines around the Earth that run left to right
imaginary lines running up and down from the North Pole to th…
the line of 0 degrees longitude
0 degrees line of latitude.
Latitude
imaginary lines around the Earth that run left to right
Longitude
imaginary lines running up and down from the North Pole to th…
7 terms
Latitude and Longitude
Latitude
Longitude
Equator
Prime Meridian
Imaginary lines that circle the globe from east to west.
Imaginary lines that circle the globe from north to south.
Line of latitude that divides the earth in half.
Line of longitude that divides the earth in half.
Latitude
Imaginary lines that circle the globe from east to west.
Longitude
Imaginary lines that circle the globe from north to south.
14 terms
Longitude and Latitude
Latitude
Longitude
Equator
International Dateline
Lines of ___________ run east and west but measure distances…
Lines of ______________ run north and south but measure dista…
The ____________ is a major line of latitude measured at 0° l…
The _________________ is a major line of longitude measured a…
Latitude
Lines of ___________ run east and west but measure distances…
Longitude
Lines of ______________ run north and south but measure dista…
7 terms
Longitude and Latitude
geography
region
location
interaction
study of the world, its' people, and the landscapes they create
a theme of geography that studies the characteristics of an a…
a theme of geography that studies the absolute or relative lo…
or relationships, a theme of geography that studies the inter…
geography
study of the world, its' people, and the landscapes they create
region
a theme of geography that studies the characteristics of an a…
Latitude and Longitude
absolute location
line of latitude
parallel
line of longitude
the exact location of a place
lines on a map or globe that run east and west; also called p…
Another word for lines of latitude
Lines on a map or globe that run north and south; also called…
absolute location
the exact location of a place
line of latitude
lines on a map or globe that run east and west; also called p…
12 terms
Longitude and Latitude
Latitude
Longitude
Equator
Prime Meridian
Lines of ___________ run east and west but measure distances…
Lines of ______________ run north and south but measure dista…
The ____________ is a major line of latitude measured at 0° l…
The _________________ is a major line of longitude measured a…
Latitude
Lines of ___________ run east and west but measure distances…
Longitude
Lines of ______________ run north and south but measure dista…
10 terms
Latitude and Longitude
Latitude
Longitude
Equator
Prime Meridian
Imaginary lines that show the distance of a place from the eq…
Imaginary lines that show the distance of a place from the pr…
The most important latitude line; goes around the center of t…
The most important longitude line; divides the Earth into two…
Latitude
Imaginary lines that show the distance of a place from the eq…
Longitude
Imaginary lines that show the distance of a place from the pr…
9 terms
Latitude and Longitude
absolute location
coordinates
equator
hemisphere
The exact place where lines of latitude and longitude meet.
The latitude and longitude numbers identifying the absolute l…
An imaginary line that runs around the center of the earth ha…
Half of the earth.
absolute location
The exact place where lines of latitude and longitude meet.
coordinates
The latitude and longitude numbers identifying the absolute l…
Longitude and Latitude
Latitude
Longitude
Equator
International Dateline
Lines of ___________ run east and west but measure distances…
Lines of ______________ run north and south but measure dista…
The ____________ is a major line of latitude measured at 0° l…
The _________________ is a major line of longitude measured a…
Latitude
Lines of ___________ run east and west but measure distances…
Longitude
Lines of ______________ run north and south but measure dista…
12 terms
Latitude and Longitude
latitude
longitude
Equator
Prime Meridian
lines that run East to West, but measure degrees North and So…
lines that run North to South, but measure degrees East or We…
0 degree line of latitude, divides earth into Northern and So…
0 degree line of longitude, divides the earth into Eastern an…
latitude
lines that run East to West, but measure degrees North and So…
longitude
lines that run North to South, but measure degrees East or We…
7 terms
Longitude and Latitude
Longitude
Latitude
Prime Meridian
Equator
Lines that run North to South measured in degrees
Lines that run East to West measured in degrees
Longitude line at 0 degrees
Latitude line at 0 degrees
Longitude
Lines that run North to South measured in degrees
Latitude
Lines that run East to West measured in degrees
70 terms
Latitude and Longitude
absolute location
coordinates
equator
hemisphere
The exact place where lines of latitude and longitude meet.
The latitude and longitude numbers identifying the absolute l…
An imaginary line that runs around the center of the earth ha…
Half of the earth.
absolute location
The exact place where lines of latitude and longitude meet.
coordinates
The latitude and longitude numbers identifying the absolute l…
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