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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…
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
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…
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
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
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…
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…
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…
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 ___________.
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
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
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…
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…
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…
12 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
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…
11 terms
Latitude and Longitude
Latitude
Longitude
Equator
Tropic of Cancer
The imaginary lines that run East to West, but measure degree…
The imaginary lines that run North to South, but measure degr…
An imaginary line that circles the globe; it's found at zero…
It is the line of latitude at 23.5 degrees North
Latitude
The imaginary lines that run East to West, but measure degree…
Longitude
The imaginary lines that run North to South, but measure degr…
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…
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
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
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…
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…
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…
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…
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.
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…
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…
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…
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…
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…
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…
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…
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…
14 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…
39 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…
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…
11 terms
Longitude and Lattitude
Lattitude Lines
Longitude Lines
Parallels
Meridians
imaginary lines drawn on a map or globe and run east and west…
imaginary lines drawn on a map or globe and run north and sou…
another name for lines of latitude
another name for lines of longitude
Lattitude Lines
imaginary lines drawn on a map or globe and run east and west…
Longitude Lines
imaginary lines drawn on a map or globe and run north and sou…
Latitude and Longitude
latitude
longitude
meridians
parallels
Distance in degrees north or south of the equator
Distance east or west of the prime meridian, measured in degr…
another name for a line of longitude
Another name for lines of latitude, these lines never meet
latitude
Distance in degrees north or south of the equator
longitude
Distance east or west of the prime meridian, measured in degr…
8 terms
Longitude and Latitude
Longitude
Latitude
geographer
Equator
lines that circle the Earth from north and south
lines that circle the Earth from east to west
someone who studies the physical features of the Earth and th…
line that divides the Earth in half east to west
Longitude
lines that circle the Earth from north and south
Latitude
lines that circle the Earth from east to west
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
10 terms
Longitude and Lattitude
LONGITUDE
DEGREE
PRIME MERIDIAN
LATITUDE
distance measured in degrees east or west
unit for measuring the size of an angle
imaginary line that runs from the North Pole to the South Pol…
distance measured in degrees north or south
LONGITUDE
distance measured in degrees east or west
DEGREE
unit for measuring the size of an angle
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…
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
longitude and latitude
Longitude
Latitude
Parallels of latitude and meridians of…
Prime meridian
Longitude lines are imaginary lines that run from north to so…
imaginary lines that run from east to west.
Together they make a global address that can be read no matte…
The line of longitude that is in the middle of the earth that…
Longitude
Longitude lines are imaginary lines that run from north to so…
Latitude
imaginary lines that run from east to west.
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…
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