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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 _ _
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
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.
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
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
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
8 terms
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
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…
14 terms
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
13 terms
Longitude
Haphazardly
configuration
converge
derived
done in an unplanned or unorganized way
an arrangement of parts
to come together
to be reached or understood without reasoning
Haphazardly
done in an unplanned or unorganized way
configuration
an arrangement of parts
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
15 terms
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
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
5 terms
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.
8 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
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
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
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…
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
7 terms
Longitud
Km
Hm
Dam
M
Kilometro
Hectametro
Decametro
Metro
Km
Kilometro
Hm
Hectametro
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
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…
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?
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 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…
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
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
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
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…
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…
13 terms
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
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…
12 terms
Longitude/Latitude
Latitude lines run
Longitude lines run
Degrees east and west represt
Degrees north and south represent
across
up and down
longitude
latitude
Latitude lines run
across
Longitude lines run
up and down
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…
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…
12 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 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…
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…
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.
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…
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…
9 terms
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
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 ___________.
12 terms
Latitude and Longitude
Grid Lines
Latitude
Latitude 2
Parallels
System of imaginary lines called meridians and parallels that…
Distance measured in degrees north or south of the equator
Measures 0 degrees to 90 degrees.
Another name for latitude.
Grid Lines
System of imaginary lines called meridians and parallels that…
Latitude
Distance measured in degrees north or south of the equator
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…
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…
...
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