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15 terms
SHSGEO Chapters 20 & 22 (Physical Geography, Economics, and HEI): Sub-Saharan Africa
Great Rift Valley
Lake Victoria
Niger River
Congo River
Giant fault line, or crack in the Earth' s crust, which runs…
The largest lake in Africa and the 2nd largest fresh water la…
A major river in West Africa.
Second longest river in Africa, flows through the second larg…
Great Rift Valley
Giant fault line, or crack in the Earth' s crust, which runs…
Lake Victoria
The largest lake in Africa and the 2nd largest fresh water la…
12 terms
Duffy Physical Geography and HEI 4th 9 Weeks
Taiga
Sahara
Amazon Rainforest
Death Valley
Biome in which the winters are cold but summers are mild enou…
A largest desert stretching across most of North Africa preve…
The largest rain forest in the world, located in Brazil locat…
The hottest and driest part of North America, created by the…
Taiga
Biome in which the winters are cold but summers are mild enou…
Sahara
A largest desert stretching across most of North Africa preve…
15 terms
Geography US & Canada physical, cultural, economic characteristics
abundant natural resources
continental divide and fall line
varied climate regions-ranging from tu…
highly developed infrastructures
...
...
...
...
abundant natural resources
...
continental divide and fall line
...
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Southwest Asia Physical Geography, Economic Geography, and Cultural Geography
Major Mountain Ranges in Southwest Asia
Most Common Climates?
Steppe
Wadi
Atlas Mountains (Morocco)... Taurus Mountains (Turkey)... Zagros…
Arid and Semiarid
dry grass covering the Sahel
riverbed in a desert that fills up when it rains
Major Mountain Ranges in Southwest Asia
Atlas Mountains (Morocco)... Taurus Mountains (Turkey)... Zagros…
Most Common Climates?
Arid and Semiarid
23 terms
Economics Vocab, Physical Processes, Ancient Greece/ Ancient Rome Geography
Economy
Resources
Scarcity
Supply
The way a nation makes economic choices about how the nation…
All the things used in producing goods and services
The difference between wants and needs and available resources
How much the market can offer
Economy
The way a nation makes economic choices about how the nation…
Resources
All the things used in producing goods and services
10 terms
ILA Economics and Geography Unit 5: Physical and Cultural Landscapes
GEOGRAPHY
ADAPT
CLIMATE
CONVEY
Geography is the study of the physical properties of Earth's…
Adjust
General weather conditions over a long period of time
Communicate
GEOGRAPHY
Geography is the study of the physical properties of Earth's…
ADAPT
Adjust
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Economic Geography
Economy
Capital
Entrepreneurship
Gross Domestic Product (GDP)
The system used to produce, sell, and buy things
A country's wealth and infrastructure
The creativity and risk needed to develop new goods and busin…
The total dollar value of all the goods and services that a c…
Economy
The system used to produce, sell, and buy things
Capital
A country's wealth and infrastructure
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Human and Physical Geography Terms
Culture
Society
Innovation
Natural resources
the enduring behaviors, ideas, attitudes, and traditions shar…
an extended social group having a distinctive cultural and ec…
the act of starting something for the first time
materials found in nature that are used by living things
Culture
the enduring behaviors, ideas, attitudes, and traditions shar…
Society
an extended social group having a distinctive cultural and ec…
15 terms
Unit 3 Economic Geography
primary economic activity
secondary economic activity
tertiary economic activity
natural resource
dirty jobs focused on securing natural resources
manufacturing jobs focused on making a product
service jobs focused specialized tasks that require education
Things from the Earth with value like land, forests, minerals…
primary economic activity
dirty jobs focused on securing natural resources
secondary economic activity
manufacturing jobs focused on making a product
20 terms
United States Physical Geography
Tributary
Continental Divide
Erosion
Lake Erie
A river or stream that flows into a larger river
mountain ridge that separates river systems flowing toward op…
The process by which wind, water, ice, or gravity transports…
Tributary
A river or stream that flows into a larger river
Continental Divide
mountain ridge that separates river systems flowing toward op…
17 terms
Physical Geography of SE Asia
Mainland SE Asia
Insular SE Asia
The fragmented, elongated, and rugged…
Archipelagos
Burma, Thailand, Laos, Cambodia
Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore
Integration, Transportation, and Economic Development
A series of islands that are collocated within a large body o…
Mainland SE Asia
Burma, Thailand, Laos, Cambodia
Insular SE Asia
Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore
33 terms
Chapter 2 - Studying Geography, Economics, and Citizenship
Hemisphere
Latitude
Longitude
Physical map
A "half-sphere" used to refer to one-half of the globe when d…
Imaginary lines that circle the Earth parallel to the Equator.
Imaginary lines that circle the Earth from pole to pole, meas…
A map that shows land and water features.
Hemisphere
A "half-sphere" used to refer to one-half of the globe when d…
Latitude
Imaginary lines that circle the Earth parallel to the Equator.
What is Geography: Physical, Human and Environmental
Physical geography
Landforms
Human geography
Population geography
the study of the earth's natural features
the shape or form of land in a certain area; natural features…
the study of where and how people live
the distribution of people over the earth's surface (the numb…
Physical geography
the study of the earth's natural features
Landforms
the shape or form of land in a certain area; natural features…
21 terms
Economics Chapter 1
Economics
Need
Want
Goods
The study of how people make choices
Something that is required for basic survival
Something that is desired but not required
Anything that can be physically touched
Economics
The study of how people make choices
Need
Something that is required for basic survival
32 terms
Europe - Physical - Cultural - Political - Economic
Iberian
Jutland
Balkan
Italian
Peninsula Bordering Atlantic Ocean and Mediterranean Sea
Small Peninsula in Northern Europe - Near Polders
Peninsula in Southern Europe - Greece / Athens Are Here
Peninsula in Southern Europe - Rome is Here
Iberian
Peninsula Bordering Atlantic Ocean and Mediterranean Sea
Jutland
Small Peninsula in Northern Europe - Near Polders
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Physical Geography Terms
Culture
Society
Innovation
Natural resources
the enduring behaviors, ideas, attitudes, and traditions shar…
an extended social group having a distinctive cultural and ec…
the act of starting something for the first time
materials found in nature that are used by living things
Culture
the enduring behaviors, ideas, attitudes, and traditions shar…
Society
an extended social group having a distinctive cultural and ec…
56 terms
AP Human Geography Chapter 9 - Urban Geography
Urban Morphology
City
Urban
Agricultural Village
study of the physical form and structure of urban places
conglomeration of people and buildings clustered together to…
entire built-up, nonrural area and its population, including…
a relatively small, egalitarian village, where most of the po…
Urban Morphology
study of the physical form and structure of urban places
City
conglomeration of people and buildings clustered together to…
34 terms
Geography: Core Concepts
Geography
cardinal directions
latitude
hemisphere
The study of the human and nonhuman features of Earth.
north, east, south, and west
distance north or south of the Equator, measured in degrees.
half of the earth
Geography
The study of the human and nonhuman features of Earth.
cardinal directions
north, east, south, and west
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Human Geography of Europe
Factors leading to colonial expansion
Influence of Greek and Roman empires o…
Three waves of industrial revolution
Golden Triangle in Europe
Population pressure... Deforestation... Merchant capitalism
Democracy... City-states ... Partially due to ocean orientation... Had…
1) Britain... 2) Northwestern Europe... 3) the rest of Europe
Europe's industrial core... Densely populated... Heavily urbanized…
Factors leading to colonial expansion
Population pressure... Deforestation... Merchant capitalism
Influence of Greek and Roman empires o…
Democracy... City-states ... Partially due to ocean orientation... Had…
29 terms
7th Geography/Economics/Culture/Government
Geography
peninsula
Environment
Physical Geography
Study of the earth
A piece of land that is surrounded by water on three sides.
A person's surroundings - includes air,water, temperature, an…
The branch of geography concerned with the natural features o…
Geography
Study of the earth
peninsula
A piece of land that is surrounded by water on three sides.
37 terms
U.S. and Canada - Physical / Political / Economics
Richmond
Pittsburg
Omaha
New York City
This Place is Situated on a Fall Line
This Place is a Confluence Site (Rivers Merge Together)
This Place is Situated on a Railroad Line
This Place is the Site of a Harbor
Richmond
This Place is Situated on a Fall Line
Pittsburg
This Place is a Confluence Site (Rivers Merge Together)
45 terms
Chapter 2 Geography, Economics and Citizenship
Hemisphere
Latitude
Longitude
Projection
A "half sphere" --used to refer to one-half the globe when di…
Imaginary lines that circle the Earth parallel to the Equator
Imaginary lines that circle the Earth from Pole to pole, meas…
A way of showing the round Earth on a flat map
Hemisphere
A "half sphere" --used to refer to one-half the globe when di…
Latitude
Imaginary lines that circle the Earth parallel to the Equator
22 terms
economic geography vocabulary
free enterprise
market economy
mixed economy
socialism
Economic system in which individuals and businesses are allow…
Economic decisions are made by individuals or the open market.
An economy in which private enterprise exists in combination…
A system in which society, usually in the form of the governm…
free enterprise
Economic system in which individuals and businesses are allow…
market economy
Economic decisions are made by individuals or the open market.
26 terms
Physical Geography
geography
Global information systems
absolute location
hemispheres
Study of the earth
uses a database of information to gathered to create layers,…
The exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
Sections of the Earth divided by the Equator and Prime Meridi…
geography
Study of the earth
Global information systems
uses a database of information to gathered to create layers,…
77 terms
GCSE Geography revision: Terms
Attrition
Erosion
Abrasion
Drainage Basin
Sediment in a river or sea that strikes others and breaks down.
(geology) the mechanical process of wearing or grinding somet…
Small particles in the river or wave rub across the channel o…
the area from which a single stream or river and its tributar…
Attrition
Sediment in a river or sea that strikes others and breaks down.
Erosion
(geology) the mechanical process of wearing or grinding somet…
18 terms
Tools of Geography
Cardinal Directions
Longitude
Prime meridian
Latitude
North, South, East, West on a Compass Rose
Imaginary north-south lines that run vertically around the gl…
imaginary line that lies at 0 degree longitude
Imaginary line that lies at 0 degrees latitude.
Cardinal Directions
North, South, East, West on a Compass Rose
Longitude
Imaginary north-south lines that run vertically around the gl…
24 terms
Human Geography (Physical) Terms
Culture
Society
Innovation
Natural resources
the enduring behaviors, ideas, attitudes, and traditions shar…
an extended social group having a distinctive cultural and ec…
the act of starting something for the first time
materials found in nature that are used by living things
Culture
the enduring behaviors, ideas, attitudes, and traditions shar…
Society
an extended social group having a distinctive cultural and ec…
50 terms
6th Grade World Geography Unit 5 HEI
Cultural Adaptation
Human-Environment ... Interaction
Cultural landscape
Natural Resources
Patterns of behavior that enable a culture to cope with its s…
The geographic theme that explores how people use, adapt to,…
The visible features of an area of land modified by humans sh…
Any physical environmental item that people perceive to be us…
Cultural Adaptation
Patterns of behavior that enable a culture to cope with its s…
Human-Environment ... Interaction
The geographic theme that explores how people use, adapt to,…
25 terms
unit 7 vocab geography HEI
Desertification
Deforestation
Desalination
Urban
The process of turning arable and wet land into desert.
The removal of forest for various economic purposes
the removal of salt from seawater to make it potable for drin…
densely populated areas.
Desertification
The process of turning arable and wet land into desert.
Deforestation
The removal of forest for various economic purposes
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Physical Geography
Map Title
Compass Rose
Map Key
Longitude Lines
Explains the subject of the map
Shows you directions on a map
Lists and explains the symbols and use of color on the map
Run between the North and South Poles, they measure east-west…
Map Title
Explains the subject of the map
Compass Rose
Shows you directions on a map
55 terms
APHG 10-3 Regions In Focus Unit 1: Physical & Cultural Landscape
Middle East
Northern Africa
Jerusalem
Christianity
Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Israel, Iran, Iraq, etc.
Algeria, Egypt, Libya, Morocco, Sudan, Tunisia, etc.
Middle East; holy city for Jews, Christians (especially), and…
Religion that began in the Middle East by Jesus of Nazarth 【拿…
Middle East
Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Israel, Iran, Iraq, etc.
Northern Africa
Algeria, Egypt, Libya, Morocco, Sudan, Tunisia, etc.
54 terms
AP Human Geography Chapter 2
agricultural revolution
arithmetic density
Census
Crude Birth Rate (CBR)
the development of farming; there have been several throughou…
The total number of people divided by the total land area
A complete enumeration of a population
The number of live births in a year for every 1,000 people al…
agricultural revolution
the development of farming; there have been several throughou…
arithmetic density
The total number of people divided by the total land area
9 terms
Economic Geography Practice Maps
Read this population pyramid.
Read this population pyramid.
Read this population pyramid.
Read this climograph.
Read this population pyramid.
Read this population pyramid.
25 terms
Introduction to Human Geography
Colonialism
European Colonialism... 1st wave: 1400s-1…
European Colonialism... 2nd wave: 1800s-1…
Primary sector of economy
Political & Economic system where regions and societies are e…
Spain & Portugal... Trade routes to Asia... Investment in port citi…
Imperialism... Territorial expansion... Economic & political contro…
Involves the retrieval and production of raw materials, such…
Colonialism
Political & Economic system where regions and societies are e…
European Colonialism... 1st wave: 1400s-1…
Spain & Portugal... Trade routes to Asia... Investment in port citi…
37 terms
6th Grade World Geography Unit 5-HEI
Natural resources
Humans depend on__________to live.
Renewable natural resources
Natural resources are found ____ and _…
any physical environmental item that people perceive to be us…
natural resources
natural resources that Earth or people can replace
on and in
Natural resources
any physical environmental item that people perceive to be us…
Humans depend on__________to live.
natural resources
61 terms
Geography 5 - Economic Development
Development
Economic Development
Infrastructure
Geographers Interest
A process of improvement in the material conditions of people…
expansion of the economy to improve human living standards
the basic physical and organizational structures and faciliti…
spatial variation in levels of development
Development
A process of improvement in the material conditions of people…
Economic Development
expansion of the economy to improve human living standards
471 terms
AP Human Geography Review
absolute location
cartography
circular pattern
cultural landscapes
The exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
science or art of making maps
Objects that circle another object, another name for it is Ce…
The products of complex interactions between humans and their…
absolute location
The exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
cartography
science or art of making maps
34 terms
Physical Geography
Alps
Amazon
Arid
Atlantic Ocean
This mountain range is found in southern Europe and served as…
This is the largest river (by volume of water) in the world a…
This is a climate that has insufficient rainfall to support t…
This is the ocean found on the east coast of the United State…
Alps
This mountain range is found in southern Europe and served as…
Amazon
This is the largest river (by volume of water) in the world a…
28 terms
5 Themes of Geography
Movement
Absolute Location
Latitude lines
Longitude Lines
The transfer of people, goods, and information from one place…
The exact spot on Earth a place can be found--uses lines of l…
Lines that run east to west and are parallel to the Equator.... .
Lines that run between the north and south pole and are paral…
Movement
The transfer of people, goods, and information from one place…
Absolute Location
The exact spot on Earth a place can be found--uses lines of l…
21 terms
Geography
Physical geography
Human geography
Population geography
Economic geography
...
...
...
...
Physical geography
...
Human geography
...
29 terms
HG: 5 Themes of Geography
Movement
Absolute Location
Latitude lines
Longitude Lines
The transfer of people, goods, and information from one place…
The exact spot on Earth a place can be found--uses lines of l…
Lines that run east to west and are parallel to the Equator.... .
Lines that run between the north and south pole and are paral…
Movement
The transfer of people, goods, and information from one place…
Absolute Location
The exact spot on Earth a place can be found--uses lines of l…
22 terms
Geography Terms Review
Geography
Region
Location
Absolute Location
the study of the world.
one of the 5 themes of Geography that describes a part of the…
one of the 5 themes of Geography that describes where
a specific description of where
Geography
the study of the world.
Region
one of the 5 themes of Geography that describes a part of the…
12 terms
Geography Vocabulary
hemisphere
equator
prime meridian
latitude
one half of the Earth
an imaginary line that lies half way between the North Pole a…
an imaginary line that divides the earth into the Eastern and…
the imaginary lines on maps and globes running east and west;…
hemisphere
one half of the Earth
equator
an imaginary line that lies half way between the North Pole a…
18 terms
Unit 1- Physical Geography
tropical climate zones
temperate climate zones
polar climate zones
forest
Hot climates all year long,moist, and rainy. By equator
moderate temperatures, cold winters with warm/hot summers
-these zones are characterized by high air pressure, low temp…
large area of land covered with trees or other woody vegetation
tropical climate zones
Hot climates all year long,moist, and rainy. By equator
temperate climate zones
moderate temperatures, cold winters with warm/hot summers
14 terms
Geography Vocabulary
Geography
Spatial
Landscape
Relative Location
The study of people, their environments, and their resources
How something is laid out; space on Earth's surface.
the overall appearance and comprised of a combination on natu…
The position of a place in relation to another place
Geography
The study of people, their environments, and their resources
Spatial
How something is laid out; space on Earth's surface.
44 terms
AP Human Geography Population
arithmetic density
Census
Crude Birth Rate (CBR)
Crude Death Rate (CDR)
The total number of people divided by the total land area
A complete enumeration of a population
The number of live births in a year for every 1,000 people al…
The number of deaths in a year per 1,000 people alive in a so…
arithmetic density
The total number of people divided by the total land area
Census
A complete enumeration of a population
87 terms
Barron's AP Human Geography - Unit 1
Absolute distance
Absolute location
Accessibility
Aggregation
A distance that can be measured with a standard unit of lengt…
The exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
The relative ease with which a destination may be reached fro…
the level at which you group things together for examination…
Absolute distance
A distance that can be measured with a standard unit of lengt…
Absolute location
The exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
20 terms
Theme 1- Human and Physical Geography
Physical map
Political map
Region
Topography
map that shows geographic features, such as mountains and riv…
map that shows governmental borders, including country and ca…
area that shares certain features
shows the lay of the land; used to determine elevation
Physical map
map that shows geographic features, such as mountains and riv…
Political map
map that shows governmental borders, including country and ca…
105 terms
World Geography Unit 1
absolute location
relative location
physical characteristics
human characteristics
allows us to pinpoint the exact location of any point on Eart…
Refers to the way a place is perceived and how that place rel…
topography, climate, vegetation, wildlife
agriculture, architecture, religion, economics
absolute location
allows us to pinpoint the exact location of any point on Eart…
relative location
Refers to the way a place is perceived and how that place rel…
33 terms
Ch. 1 Physical Geography
Geography
Absolute location
relative location
hemisphere
The study of the earth and its features and of the distributi…
The exact position of a place on the earth's surface.
The position of a place in relation to another place
half of the earth
Geography
The study of the earth and its features and of the distributi…
Absolute location
The exact position of a place on the earth's surface.
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