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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…
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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…
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
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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
7 - U.S. & Canada - Physical Characteristics, 7 - U.S. & Canada - Cultural and Economic Geography
interior
lowland
physical features
plateau
located on the inside of something
land that is low in elevation
important physical characteristics of geography
a large flat area that is higher than the areas around it
interior
located on the inside of something
lowland
land that is low in elevation
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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
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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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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
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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…
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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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…
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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.
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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
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Physical Geography
Piedmont
Fall Line
Continental Divide
Chicago is important because
a region of rolling foothills
the line connecting the places where streams emerge from the…
mountain ridge that separates river systems flowing toward op…
it is located near Lake Michigan, has a generally flat elevat…
Piedmont
a region of rolling foothills
Fall Line
the line connecting the places where streams emerge from the…
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Geography 3: Patterns in Physical Geography
spheres
humanity
lithosphere
Lithos
Geographers divide the physical environment into "_."
The environment impacts_; it impacts the environment.
The _ refers to the mineral world.
"_" is Greek for "stone."
spheres
Geographers divide the physical environment into "_."
humanity
The environment impacts_; it impacts the environment.
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Geography 6: Economics
public
private
voluntary
household
The sector of the economy that includes the government.
The sector of the economy that includes businesses.
The sector of the economy that includes non-profit institutio…
The sector of the economy that includes individuals and famil…
public
The sector of the economy that includes the government.
private
The sector of the economy that includes businesses.
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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,…
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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
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,…
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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
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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…
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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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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
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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.
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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…
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Physical and Human Geography
Geography
Culture
History
Economics
Is the study of people, environments and their resources.
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
A chronological narrative of events
Examines the production and distribution of material goods an…
Geography
Is the study of people, environments and their resources.
Culture
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
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
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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
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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…
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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.
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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.
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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…
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Physical Geography of Africa Chapter 20
Escarpments
Cataracts
Rift Valley
Lake Tanganyika
steep, often jagged slopes or cliffs
A large waterfall
A deep valley that forms where two plates move apart
One of the deepest and longest freshwater lakes in the world;…
Escarpments
steep, often jagged slopes or cliffs
Cataracts
A large waterfall
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…
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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…
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Physical Geography Exam 1
Geography
Physical Geography
Cultural Geography
Atmosphere
the science of the earth's surface, climate, continents, coun…
Rocks, minerals, landforms, water, weather, flora, fauna, soil
Populations, settlements, economic activities, transportation…
Air, surrounds the earth up to 10,000 km from the Earth's sur…
Geography
the science of the earth's surface, climate, continents, coun…
Physical Geography
Rocks, minerals, landforms, water, weather, flora, fauna, soil
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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
Physical Geography Chapter 1 -Sally Gros
Geography
Human Geography
Physical Geography
Atmosphere ... (4 principal components of…
a method of study that focuses on the human and physical envi…
deals with the culture diversity of place, urbanization, popu…
deals with natural environment: climatology, biography, and g…
"air"; the gaseous envelope of air that surrounds Earth; It c…
Geography
a method of study that focuses on the human and physical envi…
Human Geography
deals with the culture diversity of place, urbanization, popu…
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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.
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…
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…
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Midterm Study Guide Part 2: Physical Geography, Midterm Study Guide Part 3: US and Canada
23.5°
Where do large cities tend to grow?
Cash crops are grown for ____________.
In the set of coordinates, 10°S, 45°E,…
Where the Tropics are found for north and south latitudes
near rivers and coastlines
export
latitude
23.5°
Where the Tropics are found for north and south latitudes
Where do large cities tend to grow?
near rivers and coastlines
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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
Europe and Russia: Physical Geography
hydroelectric power
tundra
tributary
population density
the power generated by water-driven turbines
a cold, dry, treeless region covered with snow for most of th…
a river or stream that flows into a large river
the average number of people living in a square mile or squar…
hydroelectric power
the power generated by water-driven turbines
tundra
a cold, dry, treeless region covered with snow for most of th…
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Geography 10: Human Systems in Physical Conditions and Natural Disasters
environment
adapt
natural disasters
agricultural
The _ shapes humanity.
Human practices must _ to the environments where they take pl…
Humans must cope with _.
Farmers must adapt _ practices to their environments.
environment
The _ shapes humanity.
adapt
Human practices must _ to the environments where they take pl…
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
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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…
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5 Themes of Geography
Location
Absolute location
Relative Location
Place
Where something is
Exact location of a place on the earth described by global co…
The position of a place relative to the places around it.
A specific point on Earth distinguished by a particular chara…
Location
Where something is
Absolute location
Exact location of a place on the earth described by global co…
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