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Oceania & Antarctica
pidgin language
low island
atoll
trust territory
language formed by combining elements of several diff languages
Pacific island formed by coral growth, has little vegetation
low lying ring shaped island with lagoon in middle
area temporarily placed under control of another nation
pidgin language
language formed by combining elements of several diff languages
low island
Pacific island formed by coral growth, has little vegetation
Oceania and Antarctica
Topography
Elevation
Plain
Plateau
a detailed map of the surface features of land on a particula…
Height above or below sea level
A nearly flat area of land
An elevated flatland
Topography
a detailed map of the surface features of land on a particula…
Elevation
Height above or below sea level
47 terms
Oceania and Antarctica
New South Wales
Canberra
Wellington
Mount Kosciuszko
Australia Capital Territory
Australia National Capital
New Zealand
New South Wales
Australia Capital Territory
Canberra
Australia National Capital
16 terms
Oceania and Antarctica
Adapt
Antarctic Circle
Aquifer
Coast
A trait that helps an organism survive and reproduce in an ot…
66.5 degrees South
A body of rock or sediment that stores groundwater and allows…
the shore of a sea or ocean
Adapt
A trait that helps an organism survive and reproduce in an ot…
Antarctic Circle
66.5 degrees South
Oceania and Antarctica
New South Wales
Australia National Capital
New Zealand Capital
Mount Kosciuszko
Australia Capital Territory
Canberra
Wellington
New South Wales
Australia Capital Territory
Australia National Capital
Canberra
47 terms
Oceania and Antarctica
New South Wales
Canberra
Wellington
Mount Kosciuszko
Australia Capital Territory
Australia National Capital
New Zealand
New South Wales
Australia Capital Territory
Canberra
Australia National Capital
Oceania and Antarctica
Australia
Western Australia
South Australia
Northern Territory
Australia
Western Australia
oceania and antarctica
Capital Resources
Human Resources
Natural Resources
Cultural Diffusion
The tools, equipment, buildings and money that are used to pr…
People who work to produce goods and services
...
The spread of ideas, technologies, and customs from one group…
Capital Resources
The tools, equipment, buildings and money that are used to pr…
Human Resources
People who work to produce goods and services
10 terms
Oceania and Antarctica
colony
atoll
hula
Aborigines
settlement ruled by another country
a ring-shaped island or string of islands ... made of coral
Hawaiian art form of poetry, music, ... and dance
People native to Australia
colony
settlement ruled by another country
atoll
a ring-shaped island or string of islands ... made of coral
13 terms
Oceania and Antarctica
Cacao
Copra
Pidgin Language
High Island
A tropical tree whose seeds are used to make chocolate
Dried coconut meat
Formed by combining several different languages
Pacific Island formed by volcanic activity
Cacao
A tropical tree whose seeds are used to make chocolate
Copra
Dried coconut meat
23 terms
Oceania and Antarctica
Papua New Guinea
island chain
gulf
Antarctica
Mount Wilhem is located in this country.
The Bismarck Archipelago is one. What is an archipelago?
A bight is like a ... (Example Great Australian Bight)
Vinson Massif (highest peak of the region) is located on whic…
Papua New Guinea
Mount Wilhem is located in this country.
island chain
The Bismarck Archipelago is one. What is an archipelago?
Antarctica & Oceania
ocenia
highlands
lowlands
southern alps
group of islands in the pacific ocean
created by volcanoes
created by coral reefs
South Island of New Zealand mountain range
ocenia
group of islands in the pacific ocean
highlands
created by volcanoes
17 terms
Oceania & Antarctica
What 3 regions make up Oceania?
What are the two most important econom…
Who first settled Micronesia?
What can Micronesia's over dependence…
Melanesia, Micronesia, and Polynesia.
Subsistence farming and tourism.
Explorers from European countries.
Micronesia will not have enough money or supplies if a countr…
What 3 regions make up Oceania?
Melanesia, Micronesia, and Polynesia.
What are the two most important econom…
Subsistence farming and tourism.
15 terms
Oceania and Antarctica
Antarctica
Australia
Federated states Of Micronesia
Fiji
Antarctica
Australia
60 terms
Oceania and Antarctica
oceania
covers ____ of the earth's surface
subregions
no _____ human inhabitants on antarctica
the pacific world
1/3
australia, new zealand, islands of the mid pacific
permanent
oceania
the pacific world
covers ____ of the earth's surface
1/3
7 terms
Antarctica and Oceania
Ozone layer
Territory
Coral Reef
Ice Shelf
A layer of Earth's atmosphere that protects living things fro…
An area that is under the authority of another government
A chain of rocky material found in shallow tropical water
A ledge of ice that extends over the water
Ozone layer
A layer of Earth's atmosphere that protects living things fro…
Territory
An area that is under the authority of another government
46 terms
Oceania and Antarctica
Australian capital territory
Darwin
Sydney
Adelaide
Australia's capital territory
Northern territory
New South Wales
South Australia
Australian capital territory
Australia's capital territory
Darwin
Northern territory
13 terms
Oceania and antarctica
Exotic species
Native species
Endangered species
Aborigine
Animals or plants that are brought into an area from somewher…
Animals or plants that occur naturally in an area
Animals or plants that are in danger of dying out in the imme…
Australia's first people
Exotic species
Animals or plants that are brought into an area from somewher…
Native species
Animals or plants that occur naturally in an area
Oceania and Antarctica
ice sheet
glaciers
icebergs
pack ice
A large mass of compressed ice
Slow-moving bodies of ice
Large floating masses of ice
Seasonal ice that floats on water rather than being attached…
ice sheet
A large mass of compressed ice
glaciers
Slow-moving bodies of ice
15 terms
Antarctica and Oceania
Adapt
Antarctic Circle
Aquifers
Coast
become adjusted to new conditions
The Antarctic Circle is the most southerly of the five major…
An aquifer is an underground layer of water-bearing permeable…
the part of the land near the sea; the edge of the land
Adapt
become adjusted to new conditions
Antarctic Circle
The Antarctic Circle is the most southerly of the five major…
Oceania and Antarctica
Melanesia
Micronesia
Polynesia
Typical traits for a Pacific Island Co…
Black Islands
Tiny Islands
Many Islands
-Small Population (100,000-150,000)... -250-1,000 square miles... -…
Melanesia
Black Islands
Micronesia
Tiny Islands
20 terms
Oceania and Antarctica
Ice shelf
Ice cap glaicers are growing
Expanding ice caps
Biome
A floating sheet of ice that is attached to the coast is call…
Scientists that doubt the global warming theory support their…
Global warming is predicted not to lead to
A very large ecosystem is called
Ice shelf
A floating sheet of ice that is attached to the coast is call…
Ice cap glaicers are growing
Scientists that doubt the global warming theory support their…
oceania and antarctica
melanesia
micronesia
polynesia
regional population
black islands
tiny islands
many islands
37 million
melanesia
black islands
micronesia
tiny islands
29 terms
Oceania and Antarctica
Melanesia
Micronesia
Polynesia
Name 2 typical traits for a Pacific Is…
Black Islands
Small Islands
Many Islands
Poor economy, heavily dependent on economic aid
Melanesia
Black Islands
Micronesia
Small Islands
24 terms
Oceania and Antarctica
Where is Antarctica?
Where is Australia?
Where is Micronesia?
Where is Fiji?
Where is Antarctica?
Where is Australia?
oceania and antarctica
black islands
many islands
small islands
Australia population
melanesia
polynesia
micronesia
23 million
black islands
melanesia
many islands
polynesia
17 terms
Oceania and Antarctica
What are animals/plants called if they…
Which ethnic group first settled in Au…
Continental drift theory
Atoll
Exotic species
Aborigine
Continents slowly drifting as tectonic plates move
An island that is a ring of coral reefs surrounding a shallow…
What are animals/plants called if they…
Exotic species
Which ethnic group first settled in Au…
Aborigine
Oceania and Antarctica
Synonym for Oceania?
How much of the earth's surface does O…
What ocean is the region of Oceania do…
The highest ________ are found in Anta…
The Pacific World
1/3
the Pacific (world's largest ocean)
windspeeds
Synonym for Oceania?
The Pacific World
How much of the earth's surface does O…
1/3
Oceania and Antarctica
How much of the Earth's surface does t…
What are the sub regions of this region
What are the 3 pacific Island Regions
What is Melanesia also know as?
1/3
Australia, New Zealand, and Islands of the Mid-Pacific
Melanesia, Micronesia, and Polynesia
Black Islands
How much of the Earth's surface does t…
1/3
What are the sub regions of this region
Australia, New Zealand, and Islands of the Mid-Pacific
17 terms
oceania and antarctica
what is the main climate sone in austr…
what is the most populous city in new…
what is the elevation of most of weste…
which economic activity is common near…
arid
aukland
1001- 2000 ft... western plateau
commercial fishing
what is the main climate sone in austr…
arid
what is the most populous city in new…
aukland
Oceania and Antarctica
biome
ice shelf
continental drift theory
What are the causes and effects of glo…
a very large ecosystem such as a desert, forest, wetland, or…
a large, floating sheet of ice that is attached to the coast.…
the idea that continents are slowly drifting as the tectonic…
Global warming is caused by human activities. Gases caused by…
biome
a very large ecosystem such as a desert, forest, wetland, or…
ice shelf
a large, floating sheet of ice that is attached to the coast.…
30 terms
Oceania and Antarctica
What vegetation zones cover the centra…
Australia has been called...
What is the main land use in Australia?
What is Australia's climate at its cen…
Desert and desert scrub
A desert continent with green edges
Livestock raising
Arid and semiarid
What vegetation zones cover the centra…
Desert and desert scrub
Australia has been called...
A desert continent with green edges
19 terms
Oceania and antarctica
What is melanesia known as?
What is Micronesia known as?
What is polynesia?
More sheep than people in___
Black islands
Tiny islands
Many islands
New Zealand
What is melanesia known as?
Black islands
What is Micronesia known as?
Tiny islands
Oceania and Antarctica 2016
adapt
Antarctic Circle
aquifers
coast
A changing to fit new conditions
66.5 degrees south latitude
An underground water reservoir.
land along the sea
adapt
A changing to fit new conditions
Antarctic Circle
66.5 degrees south latitude
Unit 5 Oceania & Antarctica
Outback
Original European settlement in Austra…
Settler's interaction with Aboriginals
Involvement in WWII
- arid desert / scrub land - few people live here. few people…
originally a British prison colony - convicts
treated Aborigines poorly and forced them off of their land a…
pulled into both world wars because of ties with Great Britai…
Outback
- arid desert / scrub land - few people live here. few people…
Original European settlement in Austra…
originally a British prison colony - convicts
Unit 5 Oceania & Antarctica
Outback
Original European settlement in Austra…
Settler's interaction with Aboriginals
Involvement in WWII
- arid desert / scrub land - few people live here. few people…
originally a British prison colony - convicts
treated Aborigines poorly and forced them off of their land a…
pulled into both world wars because of ties with Great Britai…
Outback
- arid desert / scrub land - few people live here. few people…
Original European settlement in Austra…
originally a British prison colony - convicts
Southeast Asia, Oceania and Antarctica
Myanmar
Thailand
Laos
Cambodia
Yangon
Bangkok
Vientiane
Phnom Penn
Myanmar
Yangon
Thailand
Bangkok
17 terms
Unit 5 Oceania & Antarctica
Outback
Original European settlement in Austra…
Settler's interaction with Aboriginals
Involvement in WWII
- arid desert / scrub land - few people live here. few people…
originally a British prison colony - convicts
treated Aborigines poorly and forced them off of their land a…
pulled into both world wars because of ties with Great Britai…
Outback
- arid desert / scrub land - few people live here. few people…
Original European settlement in Austra…
originally a British prison colony - convicts
35 terms
Australia, Oceania, and Antarctica Vocabulary
Aborigine
Artesian Well
Atoll
Boomerang
An area's original inhabitants
A bored well from which water flows up like a fountain
Ring-shaped island formed by coral building up along the rim…
Curved throwing stick used by Aborigines for hunting in Austr…
Aborigine
An area's original inhabitants
Artesian Well
A bored well from which water flows up like a fountain
Ch. 27 Antarctica and Oceania
crevasse
ice shelf
iceberg
krill
deep crack in an ice cap of glacier
part of an ice cap that spreads past the land cover part of t…
huge chunk of ice that broke off from an ice shelf and floats…
tiny, shrimp like creature that is a source of food for many…
crevasse
deep crack in an ice cap of glacier
ice shelf
part of an ice cap that spreads past the land cover part of t…
Oceania and Antarctica vocab
Topography
Elevation
Plain
Plateau
a detailed map of the surface features of land on a particula…
Height above or below sea level
A nearly flat area of land
An elevated flatland
Topography
a detailed map of the surface features of land on a particula…
Elevation
Height above or below sea level
5 terms
Oceania and Antarctica Part 1
colony
atoll
hula
Aborigines
settlement ruled by another country
a ring-shaped island or string of islands ... made of coral
Hawaiian art form of poetry, music, ... and dance
People native to Australia
colony
settlement ruled by another country
atoll
a ring-shaped island or string of islands ... made of coral
5 terms
Oceania and Antarctica Part 2
marsupials
isthmus
ozone
fjords
mammals that carry their young in ... pouches
the narrow neck of land that connects ... North America to South…
layer of Earth's atmosphere that protects ... the surface from t…
long, narrow inlet of sea between steep ... cliffs formed by gla…
marsupials
mammals that carry their young in ... pouches
isthmus
the narrow neck of land that connects ... North America to South…
10 terms
Ch. 25 Oceania and Antarctica
trust territory
phosphate
atoll
pidgin language
area temporarily placed under control of another nation
mineral salt used to make fertilizer
low lying, ring shaped islands that surround a lagoon
formed by combining parts of several different languages
trust territory
area temporarily placed under control of another nation
phosphate
mineral salt used to make fertilizer
28 terms
Geography-Austrailia-Oceania-Antarctica
Great Dividing Range
Western Plateau
Nullarbor Plain
Murray and Darling Rivers
Chain of hills and Mountains on Austrailias Eastern Coast
a low area of flat land in central and western Australia, cov…
meaning no trees, dry, treeless with giant cliffstower about…
supplies water that support irrigated farming
Great Dividing Range
Chain of hills and Mountains on Austrailias Eastern Coast
Western Plateau
a low area of flat land in central and western Australia, cov…
30 terms
Andy Australia, Oceania, Antarctica
Palau
Federated States of Micronesia
Marshall Islands
Kiribati
Palau
Federated States of Micronesia
10 terms
Australia,Oceania, and Antarctica
Outback
Ice shelf
Marsupials
Breadfruit
Inland of areas of Australia west of the great dividing range
Thick layer of ice that extends above the water
Mammals that carry their young in a pouch
Fruit from a tree of the same name that is basic food in Ocea…
Outback
Inland of areas of Australia west of the great dividing range
Ice shelf
Thick layer of ice that extends above the water
12 terms
Oceania and Antarctica Vocabulary
Continental Island
Copra
High Island
Low Island
An island either broken away from a continent or separated by…
Dried coconut meat.
An island formed from volcanic activity centuries ago.
An island formed by coral.
Continental Island
An island either broken away from a continent or separated by…
Copra
Dried coconut meat.
11 terms
Oceania, Australia, & Antarctica
atoll
lagoon
frigid
Aborigines
a ring-shaped coral island that does not rise much above sea…
the shallow ocean water between a coral reef and the shore
extremely cold
Australia's first people
atoll
a ring-shaped coral island that does not rise much above sea…
lagoon
the shallow ocean water between a coral reef and the shore
21 terms
Australia, Oceania, Antarctica
Palau
Federated States of Micronesia
Marshall Islands
Kiribati
Palau
Federated States of Micronesia
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