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12 terms
North America
Reasons for Expansion West
Leif Erikson
Helluland/Baffin Island
Dorset Culture
11th c. Arctic wildlife was a commodity, high status, europea…
Erik the Red's son Lief Eriksson explores farther afield.Foll…
=stone land. Described in written sources as being full of ar…
Baffin Island is a possible site of Norse contact with Dorset…
Reasons for Expansion West
11th c. Arctic wildlife was a commodity, high status, europea…
Leif Erikson
Erik the Red's son Lief Eriksson explores farther afield.Foll…
North America
Five Themes of Geography
Two types of Location
A Climate
B Climate
Location... Place... Human/ Environmental Interaction... Movement... Regi…
Absolute and Relative
Humid Equadorial
Dry
Five Themes of Geography
Location... Place... Human/ Environmental Interaction... Movement... Regi…
Two types of Location
Absolute and Relative
11 terms
North America
Jamaica
Iceland
Haiti
United States
Kingston
Reykjavik
Port-au-Prince
Washington D.C.
Jamaica
Kingston
Iceland
Reykjavik
11 terms
North America
Ottawa
District of Columbia
Mexico City
Belmopan
Canada
United States
Mexico
Belize
Ottawa
Canada
District of Columbia
United States
12 terms
North America
Canada
United States
Mexico
Guatemala
Ottawa
Washington D.C.
Mexico City
Guatemala City
Canada
Ottawa
United States
Washington D.C.
10 terms
North America
La ciudad de México
La ciudad de Guatemala
San Salvador
Tegucigalpa
México
Guatemala
El Salvador
Hondoras
La ciudad de México
México
La ciudad de Guatemala
Guatemala
10 terms
North America
United Nations Association in Canada
Asociación Cubana de las Naciones Unidas
Asociación Dominicans de las Naciones…
Asociación Gautemalteca pro-Naciones U…
...
...
...
...
United Nations Association in Canada
...
Asociación Cubana de las Naciones Unidas
...
31 terms
North america
Magnetic compass
Cross staff
Latitude
Longitude
A tool that indicates north south east and west.
A tool that help to sailors locate the longitude line they we…
Lines that run horizontally (left to right) on a map
Lines that run vertically (up and down) on a map
Magnetic compass
A tool that indicates north south east and west.
Cross staff
A tool that help to sailors locate the longitude line they we…
10 terms
North America
Great Lakes
Mississippi River
Rocky Mountains
Great Plains
five lakes forming the largest group of freshwater lakes in t…
the largest river and chief waterway of the United States
a mountain range that extends about 3,000 miles from New Mexi…
a vast grassland in central North America
Great Lakes
five lakes forming the largest group of freshwater lakes in t…
Mississippi River
the largest river and chief waterway of the United States
9 terms
North America
Charter
Mission
Pilgrim
Mercantilism
An official document granting certain rights to a specific gr…
A religious settlement run by Catholic priests and Friars; a…
A person who makes a religious journey.
An economic policy that holds that a nations prospers by expo…
Charter
An official document granting certain rights to a specific gr…
Mission
A religious settlement run by Catholic priests and Friars; a…
24 terms
North America
Canada
United States
Greenland
Mexico
Ottawa, dollar, English French, Newsprint wood, oil, arctic a…
DC, English, capital goods, oil
Nuuk, Danish krone, Danish English East Inuit, fish, mac good…
Mexico City, Peso, Spanish, oil, machinery, caribbean pacific…
Canada
Ottawa, dollar, English French, Newsprint wood, oil, arctic a…
United States
DC, English, capital goods, oil
25 terms
Physical Features of North America
Atlantic Ocean
Pacific Ocean
Arctic Ocean
Caribbean Sea
a body of water that is located along the east coast of North…
a body of water that is located along the west coast of North…
a body of water that is located along the northern coast of N…
a body of water that is located south of the United States ar…
Atlantic Ocean
a body of water that is located along the east coast of North…
Pacific Ocean
a body of water that is located along the west coast of North…
16 terms
North America
Canada,
USA,
Mexico,
Belize,
Ottowa
Washington DC
Mexico City
Belmopan
Canada,
Ottowa
USA,
Washington DC
19 terms
North America
Longitude lines
Latitude lines
Urbanization
Climate zones in the US
Lines going vertical on a globe
Lines going horizontal on a globe
A populations shift from rural to urban areas
9 different climates
Longitude lines
Lines going vertical on a globe
Latitude lines
Lines going horizontal on a globe
23 terms
North America
United States of America
Mexico
Canada
Belize
Washington D.C.
Mexico City
Ottawa
Belmopan
United States of America
Washington D.C.
Mexico
Mexico City
28 terms
North America
puerto rico
Bering strait
Canadian Shield
Jonathan Goforth
Only place Columbus ever visited
Body of water that separates Russia and Alaska
Basin that surrounds the Hudson bay
Canadian missionary to china
puerto rico
Only place Columbus ever visited
Bering strait
Body of water that separates Russia and Alaska
22 terms
North America
Antigua and Barbuda
Bahamas
Barbados
Belize
St. John's
Nassau
Bridgetown
Belmopan
Antigua and Barbuda
St. John's
Bahamas
Nassau
15 terms
North America
Canada
United States
Mexico
Guatemala
Ottawa
Washington DC
Mexico City
Guatemale
Canada
Ottawa
United States
Washington DC
North America
CANADA
USA
MEXICO
GUATEMALA
Ottawa
Washington DC
Mexico City
Guatemala City
CANADA
Ottawa
USA
Washington DC
18 terms
North America
Canada
United states
Mexico
Greenland
Ottawa
Washington, D.C.
Mexico City
Nuuk
Canada
Ottawa
United states
Washington, D.C.
25 terms
North America
Continental Divide
Great Lakes
Permafrost
Prevailing westerlies
the line of highest points in the Rockies that marks the sepa…
Huron, Ontario, Michigan, Erie, and Superior
permanently frozen ground
winds that blow form west to east in the middle of the latitued
Continental Divide
the line of highest points in the Rockies that marks the sepa…
Great Lakes
Huron, Ontario, Michigan, Erie, and Superior
24 terms
North America & Latin America
urban sprawl
urbanization
urban core
urban fringe
rapid, often poorly planned spread of development from an urb…
movement from rural to urban areas (growth of city)
downtown of a city, forms first, business and manufacturing c…
suburbs, residential, within driving distance to urban core
urban sprawl
rapid, often poorly planned spread of development from an urb…
urbanization
movement from rural to urban areas (growth of city)
28 terms
North America
AC
AK
AL
BG
Novia Scotia & Prince Edward Island
Wild Alaska
Grand Alaska
Bugaboos heli-exploring
AC
Novia Scotia & Prince Edward Island
AK
Wild Alaska
9 terms
North America
Minimize
Migration
Metropoliton area
Temperature
To reduce in size
The process of moving from one one area to another
Urban areas (cities) that are either a single city or several…
Moderate
Minimize
To reduce in size
Migration
The process of moving from one one area to another
North America
Antigua and Barbuda
The Bahamas
Barbados
Belize
St. John's
Nassau
Bridgetown
Belmopan
Antigua and Barbuda
St. John's
The Bahamas
Nassau
148 terms
North America
ALB
BDL
BOS
BUF
Albany, NY
Hartford,CT
Boston
Buffalo
ALB
Albany, NY
BDL
Hartford,CT
25 terms
North America
Continental Divide
Great Lakes
Permafrost
Prevailing Westerlies
Points on rockies that separates rivers flowing westward and…
Huron, Ontario, Michigan, Erie, Superior
Permanently frozen ground
...
Continental Divide
Points on rockies that separates rivers flowing westward and…
Great Lakes
Huron, Ontario, Michigan, Erie, Superior
23 terms
North America
Antigua and Barbuda
Bahamas
Barbados
Belize
St. John's Codrington
Nassau
Bridgetown
Belmopan
Antigua and Barbuda
St. John's Codrington
Bahamas
Nassau
17 terms
Native America North America
Ice Age
Migrate
Mayas
Aztecs
A period of extremely cold temperatures when part of the plan…
to move from one place to another
A Native American people, living in what is now Mexico and no…
A Mesoamerican civilization of Mexico who created a strong em…
Ice Age
A period of extremely cold temperatures when part of the plan…
Migrate
to move from one place to another
23 terms
North America
Antigua and Barduba
Bahamas
Barbados
Belize
St. John's
Nassau
Bridgetown
Belmopan
Antigua and Barduba
St. John's
Bahamas
Nassau
10 terms
North America
Climate
Compass rose
Landform
Map key
The average weather or the regular variations in weather in a…
Map symbol showing cardinal direction (N,E,S,W)
Physical feature of earth. ex. Mountain or river
A chart explaining symbols on a map
Climate
The average weather or the regular variations in weather in a…
Compass rose
Map symbol showing cardinal direction (N,E,S,W)
19 terms
North America
Delta
Silt
Erg
Nomad
An area where Sand,silt,clay,or gravel is dropped at the mout…
Small partials in soil
A large area of sand
A person who move from place to place to hunt
Delta
An area where Sand,silt,clay,or gravel is dropped at the mout…
Silt
Small partials in soil
8 terms
North America
Canada
Guadeloupe
Haiti
Martinique
le Canada
la Guadeloupe
le Haïti
la Martinique
Canada
le Canada
Guadeloupe
la Guadeloupe
19 terms
North America
The first to arrive to North America w…
How were tribes different but similar
What is the one thing that brought all…
Crusades (Renaissance)
Hunters. They are arrived by foot. They crossed the Beringia,…
Tribes were different but they had similar characteristics: t…
Trade
Exploration in the name of Christianity that increased trade
The first to arrive to North America w…
Hunters. They are arrived by foot. They crossed the Beringia,…
How were tribes different but similar
Tribes were different but they had similar characteristics: t…
11 terms
North America
Amtrak
Appalachian mountain
Boardwalk
Boston"T"
public train US
-Pennsylvania to Georgia... -weathered... -camping, hiking
- walkway wooden board... -seaside... -pedestrians
rapid transit/metro/subway/elevated railway system
Amtrak
public train US
Appalachian mountain
-Pennsylvania to Georgia... -weathered... -camping, hiking
19 terms
North America
Diversity
Indigenous
Immigrant
Tolorance
Variety
Native to the land area in which something is around
A person who takes up permenet residence in another country
Acceptance in others beliefs
Diversity
Variety
Indigenous
Native to the land area in which something is around
23 terms
North America
Antigua and Barbuda... (English)
Bahamas... (English)
Barbados... (English)
Belize... (English)
Saint John's
Nassau
Bridgetown
Belmopan... Guatemala, Mexico
Antigua and Barbuda... (English)
Saint John's
Bahamas... (English)
Nassau
32 terms
North America
Vikings
Erik the red
Leif Ericsson
Sagas
Great sailors raiders from northern europe
Viking who found and settled greenland
Viking who created a colony called vineland
Viking stories of adventures
Vikings
Great sailors raiders from northern europe
Erik the red
Viking who found and settled greenland
43 terms
North America
protestantism
puritans
roger williams
quakers
puritans, evangelicals, liberal, conservative
tried to purify the catholic church
founded puritans
christian movement of inner light, christ works directly into…
protestantism
puritans, evangelicals, liberal, conservative
puritans
tried to purify the catholic church
39 terms
North America
Anguilla
Antigua and Barbuda
Aruba
Bahamas
The Valley
Saint John's
Oranjestad
Nassau
Anguilla
The Valley
Antigua and Barbuda
Saint John's
32 terms
North America
Vikings
Erik the red
Leif Erik
Sagas
...
...
...
...
Vikings
...
Erik the red
...
North America
Separatist
Industrial Revolution
Abolitionist
Louisiana Purchase
A person who wants Quebec to become an independent country.
The change from making goods my hand to making them by machine.
A person who believed that enslaving people was wrong and wan…
The sale of land in 1803 by France to the US.
Separatist
A person who wants Quebec to become an independent country.
Industrial Revolution
The change from making goods my hand to making them by machine.
29 terms
North America
four culture regions
Iroquois Confederacy
The Great Law of Peace
two goals of the Iroquois Confederacy
northeast, plains, southeast, southwest
union of five sovereign tribes... Mohawk, Oneida, Onondaga, Cayu…
written in symbols (wampum)... a representative government based…
internal peace: settling arguments peacefully by talking... exte…
four culture regions
northeast, plains, southeast, southwest
Iroquois Confederacy
union of five sovereign tribes... Mohawk, Oneida, Onondaga, Cayu…
23 terms
North America
Holocene Period
Archaic Period
Koster, Illinois
Dust Cave
Period that begins after the end of the Pleistocene.
Early part of the Holocene period, characterized by people wh…
Dated 9,000 years ago and contained abundant animal remains.…
Alabama site that preserved animals and plants. Cooked food i…
Holocene Period
Period that begins after the end of the Pleistocene.
Archaic Period
Early part of the Holocene period, characterized by people wh…
10 terms
North America
US
Canada
Mexico
Guatemala
Washington D.C.
Ottawa
Mexico City
Guatemala City
US
Washington D.C.
Canada
Ottawa
34 terms
North America
immigration
urbanization
suburbs
white flight
describes the movement of people into one country from anothe…
describes the movement of people from rural areas into cities…
describes the smaller, outlying communities that surround a l…
describes the trend of white, middle class Americans escaping…
immigration
describes the movement of people into one country from anothe…
urbanization
describes the movement of people from rural areas into cities…
19 terms
North America
Longitude lines
Latitude lines
Urbanization
Climate zones in the US
Runs between the North and South Poles
North-south position between the poles
Becoming more like a city
East of the 100th meridian, the climate is humid continental…
Longitude lines
Runs between the North and South Poles
Latitude lines
North-south position between the poles
North America
Longitude lines
Latitude Lines
Urbanization
Climate Zones in the US
imaginary lines that bisect the globe through the North and S…
an imaginary line around the Earth parallel to the equator
growth of cities
9
Longitude lines
imaginary lines that bisect the globe through the North and S…
Latitude Lines
an imaginary line around the Earth parallel to the equator
14 terms
North America
Boston
Chicago
Dallas
Denver
Massachusetts
Illinois
Texas
Colorado
Boston
Massachusetts
Chicago
Illinois
8 terms
North America
Virgin islands
Bahamas
Puerto Rico
Dominican republic
Charolette Amalie
Nassan
San Juan
Santo Domingo
Virgin islands
Charolette Amalie
Bahamas
Nassan
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