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Chapter 3 World Regional Geography
apparatchik
aridity
Bolshevik
civil society
state bureaucrats
dry condition where an absence of moisture and rainfall negat…
majority faction of the Russian Social Democratic Party
involves the presence of a network of voluntary organization,…
apparatchik
state bureaucrats
aridity
dry condition where an absence of moisture and rainfall negat…
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Regional Geography Chapter 3
Age of Discovery
Age Structure Diagram
Agricultural Revolution
Anthropocene Epoch
The three to four centuries of European exploration, coloniza…
(Population Pyramid) The graphic representation of a country'…
The domestication of plants and animals that began about 10,0…
A proposed new name for the present geological epoch, current…
Age of Discovery
The three to four centuries of European exploration, coloniza…
Age Structure Diagram
(Population Pyramid) The graphic representation of a country'…
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Chapter 3 Regions of Texas
intense
basin
region
drought
existing to a high degree
a sunken area of a plateau
an area that is unified by common characteristics
period of a low amount of water
intense
existing to a high degree
basin
a sunken area of a plateau
Chapter 3 Regions Of Texas
Intense
Region
Channel
Comprise
Existing in a high degree; strong, extreme
Area that is unified by one or more common characteristics
Deep passage or pathway
To make up
Intense
Existing in a high degree; strong, extreme
Region
Area that is unified by one or more common characteristics
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Native American Regions Chapter 3
cultural region
nomadic
artifact
Kwakiutl
An area that is set apart from other places by the way of lif…
Moving from place to place with no permanent home
A human-made object.
Native American group that lived on the Northwest coast
cultural region
An area that is set apart from other places by the way of lif…
nomadic
Moving from place to place with no permanent home
Chapter 3 Regional Civilizations
Abu Bakr
Ibn Sina
Quran
Pope
The first caliph
He wrote a medical encyclopedia
Islamic holy book
The bishop of Rome and head of Roman Catholic Church
Abu Bakr
The first caliph
Ibn Sina
He wrote a medical encyclopedia
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Chapter 3 Regional Civilizations
Abbasid
Abu Bakr
Arabian Peninsula
Astrolabe
This group overthrew the Umayyads and established a new dynas…
Muhammad's successor after he passed away
Subcontinent of Asia
Astronomical instrument
Abbasid
This group overthrew the Umayyads and established a new dynas…
Abu Bakr
Muhammad's successor after he passed away
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Regional chapter 3 climate
Air
Cimate
Weather
Wind, air pressure, precipitation, tem…
What contains 18% nitrogen and 21% oxygen and 1% water vapor…
Different kinds of weather over a long period of time
Day to day temperature / precipitation differences
The four main elements of climate
Air
What contains 18% nitrogen and 21% oxygen and 1% water vapor…
Cimate
Different kinds of weather over a long period of time
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Chapter 3 Regional Civilizations
Abbasid
Abu Bakr
Arabian peninsula
Astrolabe
...
a wealthy merchant and Muhammad's father in law to be their l…
a desert land sorely lacking in rivers and lakes. Arabs lived…
An instrument used by sailors to determine their location by…
Abbasid
...
Abu Bakr
a wealthy merchant and Muhammad's father in law to be their l…
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Geography - Chapter 3.3: World Climate Regions
Tropical Wet
Tropical Wet and Dry
Desert
Semiarid climate
Climate zone which is hot and wet all year round. This zone i…
Climate zone in which the weather is characterized as hot all…
Dry climate that receives less than 10 inches of rainfall per…
Hot, dry summers and cool, dry winters
Tropical Wet
Climate zone which is hot and wet all year round. This zone i…
Tropical Wet and Dry
Climate zone in which the weather is characterized as hot all…
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Native American Regions Chapter 3
cultural region
nomadic
artifact
Kwakiutl
An area that is set apart from other places by the way of lif…
Moving from place to place with no permanent home
A human-made object.
Native American group that lived on the Northwest coast
cultural region
An area that is set apart from other places by the way of lif…
nomadic
Moving from place to place with no permanent home
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SS chapter 3 Cultural Regions
cultures
nomadic
cultural regions
artifacts
Way of living of a group of people. It includes things like t…
Moving from place to place, often with changes in the seasons…
An area of the world where people develop similar ways of life.
An object made by a group of humans, such as tools and clothes.
cultures
Way of living of a group of people. It includes things like t…
nomadic
Moving from place to place, often with changes in the seasons…
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Chapter 3 Abdominopelvic Regions
umbilical region (1)
lumbar regions (2)
epigastric region (1)
hypochondriac regions (2)
around the navel (umbilicus)
to the right and left of the umbilical region, near the waist
superior to the umbilical region generally above the stomach
to the right and left of the epigastric region
umbilical region (1)
around the navel (umbilicus)
lumbar regions (2)
to the right and left of the umbilical region, near the waist
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Geography - Chapter 3.3: World Climate Regions
Tundra
Permafrost
Low-latitude Climate
Dry Climate
An extremely cold, dry biome.
Ground that is permanently frozen
Areas near the equator with warm rainy climates. "Tropical"
A climate in which the yearly precipitation is less than the…
Tundra
An extremely cold, dry biome.
Permafrost
Ground that is permanently frozen
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Native American Regions Chapter 3
cultural region
nomadic
artifact
Kwakiutl
An area that is set apart from other places by the way of lif…
Moving from place to place with no permanent home
A human-made object.
Native American group that lived on the Northwest coast
cultural region
An area that is set apart from other places by the way of lif…
nomadic
Moving from place to place with no permanent home
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Regional 2015 Chapter three
The Latin term actus reus means... a. str…
The Latin term mens rea refers to... a. s…
According to the Model Penal Code, a p…
According to the Model Penal Code, how…
b
c
c
d
The Latin term actus reus means... a. str…
b
The Latin term mens rea refers to... a. s…
c
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Chapter 3: Foothills Region
fish and grass
chinook
elders
coulee
What are 2 examples of a renewable resource?
A warm dry wind that causes an increase in temperature.
Who usually passes down the history in the Nakoda culture?
A path made by flowing liquid.
fish and grass
What are 2 examples of a renewable resource?
chinook
A warm dry wind that causes an increase in temperature.
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Chapter 3: Abdominal Regions
right hypochondriac
epigastric
left hypochondriac
right lumbar
right hypochondriac
epigastric
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Chapter 3- Modern Times Regional Civilizations
Shiite Muslim
Sunni Muslim
Qaran
Muhammad
Accept only the descendants of Ali as the true leaders of Islam
A majority of the Muslims; believe successor of Muhammad can…
A sacred text of Islam as revealed to Muhammad; teaches that…
Arab prophet; founder of religion of Islam.
Shiite Muslim
Accept only the descendants of Ali as the true leaders of Islam
Sunni Muslim
A majority of the Muslims; believe successor of Muhammad can…
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Chapter 3 regional geography
Ecumene
Plural society
Rural
Urban
A geographical region that is suited for settlement
A society where different cultural groups keep there identity
Away from a city
Near or in a city
Ecumene
A geographical region that is suited for settlement
Plural society
A society where different cultural groups keep there identity
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Chapter 3 Region of Brain
Occipital Lobes
Parietal Lobes
Frontal Lobes
Broca's Area
info from left half of visual field of both eyes is process i…
soma sensory cortex (touch sensation)
Motor cortex strip in front of somatosensory cortex; initiate…
left frontal lobe controls production of speech. interpret an…
Occipital Lobes
info from left half of visual field of both eyes is process i…
Parietal Lobes
soma sensory cortex (touch sensation)
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Chapter 3 - New England Region
metropolitan area
commerce
time line
colony
an area that includes the city and smaller communities around…
buying and selling of goods
a line that shows facts about time
a group of people who settle in a distant land
metropolitan area
an area that includes the city and smaller communities around…
commerce
buying and selling of goods
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Chapter 3 - Native American Cultural Regions
Eastern Woodlands Algonquian
Eastern Woodland-Algonquian
Great Plains-Sioux
Great Plains- Sioux
birch-bark canoe
birch-bark wigwam
buffalo-skin shield
buffalo-skin teepee
Eastern Woodlands Algonquian
birch-bark canoe
Eastern Woodland-Algonquian
birch-bark wigwam
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Chapter 3, Native American Cultural Regions
mesa
artifacts
cultures
cultural regions
a flat-topped, rocky hill area with steep sides
an object made by humans
customs and beliefs of certain groups of people
physical areas on a map where similar cultures developed
mesa
a flat-topped, rocky hill area with steep sides
artifacts
an object made by humans
Chapter 3: Directions & Regions
anter-
poster-
ventr-
dors-
front
behind
belly
back
anter-
front
poster-
behind
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Chapter 3: American Indian Cultural Regions
cultures
nomadic
cultural regions
artifacts
A way of living of a group of people.
Moving from place to place, often with changes in the seasons…
An area of the world where people develop similar ways of lif…
An object made by a group of humans, such as tools and clothes.
cultures
A way of living of a group of people.
nomadic
Moving from place to place, often with changes in the seasons…
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Chapter 3 - Texas Regions
Plains
Tributary
Climate
Escarpment
A wide area of flat and gently rolling land.
A stream that flows into a larger stream or other body of wat…
The expected weather conditions at a place, usually of a peri…
A cliff or abrupt break in the land's surface.
Plains
A wide area of flat and gently rolling land.
Tributary
A stream that flows into a larger stream or other body of wat…
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Chapter 3 - The Regions of Texas Vocabulary
Sunbelt
natural regions
subregions
bayous
region of the southern and southwestern United States that ha…
areas with common, or similar, physical features in the natur…
smaller divisions of a region
slow-moving, swampy section of a river or lake
Sunbelt
region of the southern and southwestern United States that ha…
natural regions
areas with common, or similar, physical features in the natur…
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Chapter 3: American Indian Cultural Regions
cultures
nomadic
cultural regions
artifacts
A way of living of a group of people.
Moving from place to place, often with changes in the seasons…
An area of the world where people develop similar ways of lif…
An object made by a group of humans, such as tools and clothes.
cultures
A way of living of a group of people.
nomadic
Moving from place to place, often with changes in the seasons…
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Chapter 3- Regions of Texas
basin
elevation
maquiladoras
arid
a natural depression in the surface of the land often with a…
The height of land above sea level
Those U.S. firms that have factories just outside the United…
Describing a dry, rainless climate
basin
a natural depression in the surface of the land often with a…
elevation
The height of land above sea level
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Geography - Chapter 3.3: World Climate Regions
Tundra
Permafrost
Low-latitude Climate
Dry Climate
An extremely cold, dry biome.
Ground that is permanently frozen
Areas near the equator with warm rainy climates. "Tropical"
A climate in which the yearly precipitation is less than the…
Tundra
An extremely cold, dry biome.
Permafrost
Ground that is permanently frozen
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Chapter 3.3: World Climate Regions
Tundra
Permafrost
Low-latitude Climate
Dry Climate
An extremely cold, dry biome.
Ground that is permanently frozen
Areas near the equator with warm rainy climates. "Tropical"
A climate in which the yearly precipitation is less than the…
Tundra
An extremely cold, dry biome.
Permafrost
Ground that is permanently frozen
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Chapter 3: Regional Economic Integration
Regional Integration
Spatial Transformations
Free-Trade Area
Customs Union
implementation of a multitude of economic and/or political st…
the process of allowing efficient geographic distribution of…
an area in which two or more countries agree to eliminate all…
a group of free trade member countries that have adopted a co…
Regional Integration
implementation of a multitude of economic and/or political st…
Spatial Transformations
the process of allowing efficient geographic distribution of…
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Chapter 3 World Climate Regions
Humid Tropical
Tropical Savanna
Desert
Steppe
Hot temperatures all year long, rainy all year. On or near th…
Hot temperatures for the majority of the year. Has a wet seas…
Sunny and dry. Less than ten inches of rain per year. Tempera…
Dry climate. 10 to 20 inches of rain per year. Hot summers an…
Humid Tropical
Hot temperatures all year long, rainy all year. On or near th…
Tropical Savanna
Hot temperatures for the majority of the year. Has a wet seas…
Chapter 3 The Regions of Texas
Natural Regions
Subregions
Petrochemicals
Metroplex
areas with common physical environments
smaller regions within a natural region
chemicals made from oil and natural gas
metropolitan area of Dallas and Fort Worth
Natural Regions
areas with common physical environments
Subregions
smaller regions within a natural region
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World regional geography chapter 3
Labor migrants who remit millions of R…
Silk Road
Wealthy land owners seeking control
Brazil, Russia, India, China, South Af…
It is estimated that almost 50% of the entire wealth in uzbek…
Which major trading route helped bring Russia into contact wi…
Which of the following did NOT contribute to the 1917 Bolshev…
Which five countries make up BRICS?
Labor migrants who remit millions of R…
It is estimated that almost 50% of the entire wealth in uzbek…
Silk Road
Which major trading route helped bring Russia into contact wi…
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Regional Comparison of the Colonies (Chapter 3)
Location: Southern Colonies
Location: Middle Colonies
Location: New England Colonies
Economy: Southern Colonies
Southern East Coast
Inland
Northern East Coast
Based on tobacco
Location: Southern Colonies
Southern East Coast
Location: Middle Colonies
Inland
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Chapter 3 World Regional World; Hintz
Permafrost
which is the largest inland sea in the…
most economically important crop grown…
collective name given to a network of…
permanently frozen subsurface material
caspian
cotton
the silk road
Permafrost
permanently frozen subsurface material
which is the largest inland sea in the…
caspian
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World Regionals Chapter 3
Weather
Climate
Axis
Predictable
Condition of the atmosphere in one place during a short perio…
Weather patterns typical for an area over a long period of time
An imaginary line that runs through the center of the Earth b…
Expected or able to be seen
Weather
Condition of the atmosphere in one place during a short perio…
Climate
Weather patterns typical for an area over a long period of time
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chapter 3 world regional geography
Oceanic temperate climates
Subtropical Winter Rain Climate
Continental Temperate Climate
Estuaries
Range from southern Norway to much of Spain. Storms from the…
Mediterranean Sea coastlands.
Central and Eastern Europe, winters can be severe.
Where rivers meet the seas, facilitate port building
Oceanic temperate climates
Range from southern Norway to much of Spain. Storms from the…
Subtropical Winter Rain Climate
Mediterranean Sea coastlands.
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TXHIST Chapter 3 Regions of Texas
basin
elevation
maquiladora
arid
a sunken area in a plateau found between mountain ranges
height above sea level
factory in Mexico that assembles parts made in the United Sta…
lacking enough water for things to grow
basin
a sunken area in a plateau found between mountain ranges
elevation
height above sea level
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Texas History Chapter 3 Regions
largest natural region
flat to rolling hills
most Texans live here
mild climate
Coastal Plains
Coastal Plains
Coastal Plains
Coastal Plains
largest natural region
Coastal Plains
flat to rolling hills
Coastal Plains
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Chapter 3 Anatomic Positions/Planes/Regions
anter/o
caud/o
cephal/o
dist/o
front
tail
head
away
anter/o
front
caud/o
tail
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Our Country's Regions Chapter 3
source
tributary
river basin
mouth
The place where a river begins
Any river that flows into another, larger river
All the land that is drained by a river and it's tributaries
The place where a river empties in to an ocean, a lake, or a…
source
The place where a river begins
tributary
Any river that flows into another, larger river
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Eml Chapter 3: 9 Regions
Right Hypochondriac Region
Epigastric Region
Left Hypochondriac Region
Right Lumbar region
#1
#2
#3
#4
Right Hypochondriac Region
#1
Epigastric Region
#2
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World Regional Geography Chapter 3
acid rain
connectivity
cultural assimilation
edge city
industrially produced sulfur dioxide and nitrogen oxides in t…
how well different locations became linked with one another t…
the process in which immigrants were absorbed by the larger h…
suburban node of activity that features a mix of peripheral r…
acid rain
industrially produced sulfur dioxide and nitrogen oxides in t…
connectivity
how well different locations became linked with one another t…
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Chapter 3: Regional Economic Integration
For regional integration to be success…
Regional integration is nothing more t…
The origins of the EU can be traced to…
The six founding member countries of t…
True
False
False
France, West Germany, Italy, Belgium, the Netherlands, and Lu…
For regional integration to be success…
True
Regional integration is nothing more t…
False
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Social Studies Chapter 3 - Native American Cultural Regions
Dwelling found in the Eastern Woodland…
Artifact created on Northwest coast by…
Artifact created by tribes in the Cali…
Artifact valued by the tribes of the S…
longhouse
totem pole
seashell jewelry
turquoise jewelry
Dwelling found in the Eastern Woodland…
longhouse
Artifact created on Northwest coast by…
totem pole
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Regions of Our Country - Chapter 3: Peopling of U.S.
diverse
culture
the Americas
American Indian
people from many different backgrounds
way of life shared by a group of people
the landmasses and islands of North America and South America
someone who is a descendant of the first people to live in No…
diverse
people from many different backgrounds
culture
way of life shared by a group of people
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Global Regions Chapter 3
temperature and precipitation
geographers make generalizations about…
tropical, dry, mid-latitude, high lati…
hurricanes
2 Most Significant Factors in Declining Climate
How do people define a climate region?
5 general climate regions
storms that form over warm, topical ocean waters
temperature and precipitation
2 Most Significant Factors in Declining Climate
geographers make generalizations about…
How do people define a climate region?
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