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23 terms
Longitude
Gridlines
longitude
Shovell
Newton
Map makers use these to indicate points on the earth.
Vertical gridlines on a map; also known as meridians.
The British admiral who lost his life and his fleet on the Sc…
A brilliant scientist and mathematician, he served on the pri…
Gridlines
Map makers use these to indicate points on the earth.
longitude
Vertical gridlines on a map; also known as meridians.
10 terms
Longitude
North to South
Prime Meridian
Greenwich, England
Meridians
Longitude lines run _ to _
They start at the _ _
The Prime Meridian runs through _ , _
Lines of longitude are also called _
North to South
Longitude lines run _ to _
Prime Meridian
They start at the _ _
Longitude
Accuracy
Astronomer
Devised
Era
quality of being exact or precise
one who studies the stars, planets, and space
worked out by thinking
a period of time with a significant focus
Accuracy
quality of being exact or precise
Astronomer
one who studies the stars, planets, and space
5 terms
Longitude
Grid
Longitude
Prime Meridian
Time zones
The lines put on maps to help people find places.
Run North or South through the poles... Measure degrees east or…
0 degrees... Starting point for time... Crosses over Greenwich, Eng…
When you go from one time zone to another the time changes... Th…
Grid
The lines put on maps to help people find places.
Longitude
Run North or South through the poles... Measure degrees east or…
Longitude
Longitude
0 degrees
180
15 degrees
Vertical lines that run north to south ariund the globe(they…
Prime meridian
International date line
It takes the earth 1 hour to rotate
Longitude
Vertical lines that run north to south ariund the globe(they…
0 degrees
Prime meridian
Longitude
Longitude Lines are also known as ---
The lines of longitude are really ---
Longitude lines run ---
The --- is the main line of longitude
Meridians
Half circles
Vertically
Prime meridian
Longitude Lines are also known as ---
Meridians
The lines of longitude are really ---
Half circles
10 terms
Longitude
basic unit of measure on maps
absolute
relative
imaginery line dividing northern and s…
degrees
exact location
what is nearby
equator
basic unit of measure on maps
degrees
absolute
exact location
Longitude
Longitude
Latitude
180... Note to self: longitude has 180 de…
90 ... Note to self:... Both meridians and e…
It is the measurement of distance in degrees east or west of…
It is a measurement of distance in degrees north and south of…
180 degrees in total measure of 0 degrees
90 degrees in total also a measure of 0 degrees
Longitude
It is the measurement of distance in degrees east or west of…
Latitude
It is a measurement of distance in degrees north and south of…
6 terms
Longitude
haphazardly
configuration
converge
derived
in an unplanned way or disorganized way
arrangements of parts
to come together
reached by reasoning
haphazardly
in an unplanned way or disorganized way
configuration
arrangements of parts
longitude
the tilt of earth is
solar energy-
one rotation of the earth in its axis is
one revolution of the earth around the…
23.5 degreese
reaches earth's surface as light and heat
24 hours
365 1/4 days.
the tilt of earth is
23.5 degreese
solar energy-
reaches earth's surface as light and heat
6 terms
Longitude and
latitude
longitude
Global Grid
Equator
Imaginary lines running parallel across the earth.
Imaginary lines running from north pole to south pole.
The system of lines that allows us to find precise locations.
The line that latitude is measured north to south of...
latitude
Imaginary lines running parallel across the earth.
longitude
Imaginary lines running from north pole to south pole.
11 terms
Longitude
North to South
Prime Meridian
Greenwich, England
Meridians
Longitude lines run _ to _
They start at the _ _
The Prime Meridian runs through _ , _
Lines of longitude are also called _
North to South
Longitude lines run _ to _
Prime Meridian
They start at the _ _
10 terms
Longitude
basic unit of measure on maps
absolute
relative
imaginery line dividing northern and s…
degrees
exact location
what is nearby
equator
basic unit of measure on maps
degrees
absolute
exact location
Longitude
Main
Florida
Bottom of Cali. Start of can.
Bottom and top of Alaska
45, 70
25, 80
33, 49
58, 72
Main
45, 70
Florida
25, 80
Longitude
Latitude
Longitude
Line are measured in
Prime meridian
Along the equator
North to south
Degrees
Longitude
Latitude
Along the equator
Longitude
North to south
Longitude
Longitude
Latitude
Political maps
What are two major causes to make the…
North and south but measure west and east
West and east but measure north and south
Shows cities, countries and boundaries of cities and countrie…
War and ethnic
Longitude
North and south but measure west and east
Latitude
West and east but measure north and south
10 terms
Longitude
What 2 hemishperes does longitude spli…
What type of lines are longitude?
What degrees is the prime meridian?
To longitude likes meet?
East and west
Vertical
0 degrees
Yes, they meet at the poles
What 2 hemishperes does longitude spli…
East and west
What type of lines are longitude?
Vertical
15 terms
Longitude
At what line do we begin to measure lo…
What is the degree measure of the Inte…
What is another name for lines of long…
What are the two main uses of lines of…
Prime Meridian
180
meridians
measuring time and location (with latitude)
At what line do we begin to measure lo…
Prime Meridian
What is the degree measure of the Inte…
180
16 terms
La & Longitude
They measure up to 90 degrees
They run east to west
It is like climbing a ladder
Another name for them is parallels
Latitude
Latitude
Latitude
Latitude
They measure up to 90 degrees
Latitude
They run east to west
Latitude
16 terms
Longitude
Longitude
Longitude
Longitude
Longitude
They are known as vines
They meat at the poles
They messer east to weast
Alwas come in second for cordinets
Longitude
They are known as vines
Longitude
They meat at the poles
Longitude
basic unit of measure on maps
absolute
relative
imaginery line dividing northern and s…
degrees
exact location
what is nearby
equator
basic unit of measure on maps
degrees
absolute
exact location
longitude
Absolute location
Adapt
Agriculture
B.C
The exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
A trait that helps an organism survive and reproduce
Farming
Before Christ
Absolute location
The exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
Adapt
A trait that helps an organism survive and reproduce
16 terms
Longitude
accuracy
astronomer
devised
era
quality of being exact or precise
one who studies the stars, planets, and space
worked out by thinking
a period of time with a significant focus
accuracy
quality of being exact or precise
astronomer
one who studies the stars, planets, and space
11 terms
Longitude.
Latitude.
Equator
Prime Meridian
Hemisphere
One of set of imaginary lines that runs east and west.
0 degrees latitude and divides the globe into the northern he…
0 degrees longitude, from which all other degrees of longitude.
One half of a sphere; earth can be divided into eastern and w…
Latitude.
One of set of imaginary lines that runs east and west.
Equator
0 degrees latitude and divides the globe into the northern he…
Longitude
Which way do they go through?
What does it divided?
What does it tell you?
What are they?
East and west
Northern and Southern Hemispheres.
How far north or south a place is from the Equator.
They are imaginary and parallel.
Which way do they go through?
East and west
What does it divided?
Northern and Southern Hemispheres.
10 terms
Longitude
In the earliest lines of latitude, wha…
What disease afflicted many sailors fo…
Where was the destination the Centurio…
After the Association ran aground and…
...
Scurvy
Juan Fernandez Island
An emerald ring
In the earliest lines of latitude, wha…
...
What disease afflicted many sailors fo…
Scurvy
17 terms
Longitude & longitude
Residential
Commercial
Industrial
The burgess model
Housing for the citizens
Retail stores for shopping
Factories that produce goods
-land values are highest in the center ... -competition is high…
Residential
Housing for the citizens
Commercial
Retail stores for shopping
14 terms
Longitude and longitude
Oblate spheroid
Oblate spheroid
lithosphere
hydrosphere
the distance to the poles from the center of the earth (core)…
what is the shape of the earth?
solid outer layer composed of soil and rocks that forms a con…
-water layer... -covers about 70% of the earths surface
Oblate spheroid
the distance to the poles from the center of the earth (core)…
Oblate spheroid
what is the shape of the earth?
11 terms
Longitud
1 in
1 cm
1 ft
1 m
2.54 cm
0.3937 in
30.48 cm
39.37 in = 3.281 ft
1 in
2.54 cm
1 cm
0.3937 in
Longitud
Km
Hm
Dam
M
Kilometro
Hectametro
Decametro
Metro
Km
Kilometro
Hm
Hectametro
Longitud
Longitd
unidad
1m
1m
es una magnitud fundamental del sistema internacional de unid…
metro
100cm
1000 milimetros
Longitd
es una magnitud fundamental del sistema internacional de unid…
unidad
metro
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
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…
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…
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…
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
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…
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…
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…
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.
48 terms
Longitude Vocabulary
chicanery
curator
cavernous
artifact
actions or statements that trick people into believing someth…
a person who is in charge of the things in a museum, zoo, etc
resembling a large cave; very large
something created by humans usually for a practical purpose;…
chicanery
actions or statements that trick people into believing someth…
curator
a person who is in charge of the things in a museum, zoo, etc
16 terms
Longitude Vocabulary
Accuracy
Astronomer
Devised
Era
Quality of being exact or precise.
One who studies the stars, planets and space.
Workout by thinking.
Period of time with a significant focus.
Accuracy
Quality of being exact or precise.
Astronomer
One who studies the stars, planets and space.
16 terms
Longitude Vocabulary
Accuracy
Astronomer
Devised
Era
Quality of being exact or precise.
One who studies the stars, planets and space.
Workout by thinking.
Period of time with a significant focus.
Accuracy
Quality of being exact or precise.
Astronomer
One who studies the stars, planets and space.
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
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
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