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12 terms
Rivers
Mississippi River
Ohio River
Missouri River
Columbia River
Used to transport farm and industrial products. Ends in New O…
Gateway to the West
Used to transport farm and industrial products. Longest river…
Explored by Lewis and Clark.
Mississippi River
Used to transport farm and industrial products. Ends in New O…
Ohio River
Gateway to the West
Inland waters of Africa
30.3 mln.km²
Ras ben Sakka
Tugela Falls
57.7 °c
The total area of Africa
Northernmost point of Africa
The tallest waterfall of Africa
A high temperature
30.3 mln.km²
The total area of Africa
Ras ben Sakka
Northernmost point of Africa
10 terms
Rivers
river
torrent
tributary
crater
A large, flowing body of water that usually empties into a se…
A stream of water flowing with great rapidity and violence.
A stream or river that flows into a larger river
A bowl-shaped area that may form at the top of a volcano arou…
river
A large, flowing body of water that usually empties into a se…
torrent
A stream of water flowing with great rapidity and violence.
20 terms
Rivers Vocabulary
erosion
tributary
watershed or drainage basin
deposition
The process by which wind, water, ice, or gravity transports…
a stream that flows into a lake or into a larger stream
the area of land that is drained by a river system
The process in which material is laid down
erosion
The process by which wind, water, ice, or gravity transports…
tributary
a stream that flows into a lake or into a larger stream
12 terms
Rivers of the U.S.
Huron, Ontario, Michigan, Erie, Superi…
Atlantic Ocean
Great Lakes
Mississippi and Missouri
What are the names of the five Great Lakes?
What served as the highway for explorers, early settlers, and…
What lakes had inland port cities?
Which rivers are used to transport farm and industrial produc…
Huron, Ontario, Michigan, Erie, Superi…
What are the names of the five Great Lakes?
Atlantic Ocean
What served as the highway for explorers, early settlers, and…
16 terms
SB Geography -- Rivers Of The World
Yukon River
Amazon River
Yellow River
Nile River
It has a namesake Canadian territory and it was the site of a…
A major river in South America that flows through Peru, Boliv…
a major river of Asia in northern China.... (Huang He) 6th longe…
A river in E Africa, the longest in the world, flowing N from…
Yukon River
It has a namesake Canadian territory and it was the site of a…
Amazon River
A major river in South America that flows through Peru, Boliv…
Rivers of the U.S.
Huron, Ontario, Michigan, Erie, Superi…
Atlantic Ocean
Great Lakes
Mississippi and Missouri
What are the names of the five Great Lakes?
What served as the highway for explorers, early settlers, and…
What lakes had inland port cities?
Which rivers are used to transport farm and industrial produc…
Huron, Ontario, Michigan, Erie, Superi…
What are the names of the five Great Lakes?
Atlantic Ocean
What served as the highway for explorers, early settlers, and…
34 terms
Rivers and Groundwater vocabulary
erosion
tributary
watershed
divide
The process by which wind, water, ice, or gravity transports…
a stream that flows into a lake or into a larger stream
the area of land that is drained by a river system
the boundary between drainage areas that have streams that fl…
erosion
The process by which wind, water, ice, or gravity transports…
tributary
a stream that flows into a lake or into a larger stream
10 terms
Rivers and Water Ways
Atlantic Ocean
Pacific Ocean
Mississippi River and Missouri River
Ohio River
served as a highway for explorers, early settlers, and later…
an early exploration destination
used to transport farm and industrial products. They were lin…
the "gateway" to the west
Atlantic Ocean
served as a highway for explorers, early settlers, and later…
Pacific Ocean
an early exploration destination
34 terms
Rivers
main concepts
base level
why are there more rivers in the E US…
E rivers
rivers are integrators of a landscape... rivers transport water,…
the level a river is trying to get to... ocean is the ultimate b…
more rain in the east
rivers that all go to the atlantic... rivers that all drain into…
main concepts
rivers are integrators of a landscape... rivers transport water,…
base level
the level a river is trying to get to... ocean is the ultimate b…
32 terms
Inland South
Location of Region
Physical Geography
LAND
Appalacian Uplands
Not "whole" south
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Half lies on Southeastern Costal Plain landform region... Piedmo…
Mountains and Valleys... Plateaus
Location of Region
Not "whole" south
Physical Geography
----
28 terms
Inland Waterways Exam #1
Which of the following is TRUE concern…
How does the inland marine industry ma…
Which of the following statements is N…
Which of the following statements IS T…
All the above... - Intersects with the Mississippi River at New…
All the above... - Staggers medium and long term charter contra…
River packets were box like structures propelled solely by ri…
Upon completion, the canal was a financial success and positi…
Which of the following is TRUE concern…
All the above... - Intersects with the Mississippi River at New…
How does the inland marine industry ma…
All the above... - Staggers medium and long term charter contra…
21 terms
Chapter 9 Inland South
Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA)
Indian Removal Act
Trail of Tears
Sharecroppers
During the 1930s, the TVA was created to control flooding on…
May 1830, Andrew Jackson signed the Indian Removal Act, which…
The trail the Cherokee and other Indian tribes took to get to…
After the civil war, former slaves typically became sharecrop…
Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA)
During the 1930s, the TVA was created to control flooding on…
Indian Removal Act
May 1830, Andrew Jackson signed the Indian Removal Act, which…
29 terms
Inland Waterways Exam #1
Which of the following is NOT true con…
How does the inland marine industry ma…
Which of the following statements is N…
Which of the following statements IS t…
All the above
All the above... - staggers medium and long term charter contra…
River packets were box like structures propelled solely by ri…
Upon completion, the canal was a financial success and positi…
Which of the following is NOT true con…
All the above
How does the inland marine industry ma…
All the above... - staggers medium and long term charter contra…
45 terms
20 Russian Civilization: Rivers, Lakes, Mountains, etc.
Каспи́йское мо́ре
о́зеро Байка́л
Ла́дога... Лáдожское Óзеро... Laatokka... Не́во…
Оне́го... Онежское озеро... Ääninen... Äänisjärvi
436,000 km2 - largest enclosed, inland body of water in the w…
31,500 km2 - largest freshwater lake in the world
along with Lake Onega, this lake is located in Karelia. It is…
along with Lake Ladoga, this lake is located in Karelia. Ther…
Каспи́йское мо́ре
436,000 km2 - largest enclosed, inland body of water in the w…
о́зеро Байка́л
31,500 km2 - largest freshwater lake in the world
Social Studies 4th grade-Landforms and Rivers
Mountain range
The Rocky Mountains are in the _______…
Sea level
Piedmont
a group of connected mountains
western
the level at the surface of the oceans
an area at or near the foot of a mountain
Mountain range
a group of connected mountains
The Rocky Mountains are in the _______…
western
18 terms
Ocean and Inland Marine Insurance
Marine Insurance
Ocean Marine Insurance
Hull Insurance
Cargo Insurance
Is a type of property insurance that protects property wherev…
Which covers cargo and ships in transit over sea.
Provides physical damage coverage for the ship itself while i…
Covers goods while they are in transit over water.
Marine Insurance
Is a type of property insurance that protects property wherev…
Ocean Marine Insurance
Which covers cargo and ships in transit over sea.
36 terms
U.S. Geography, Rivers of the U.S.
Lakes
Gulfs
Bays
Tributary
What are bodies of water are surrounded on all sides by land?
What are very large bodies of water surrounded on three sides…
What are bodies of water surrounded on three sides by land, s…
What is a stream that flows into a larger stream of water?
Lakes
What are bodies of water are surrounded on all sides by land?
Gulfs
What are very large bodies of water surrounded on three sides…
11 terms
USI Rivers
Ohio River
Mississippi River
Missouri River
Columbia River
The gateway to the west.
Used to transport farm and industrial products. Used as a lin…
Used to transport farm and industrial products. Used as a lin…
It was explored by Lewis and Clark.
Ohio River
The gateway to the west.
Mississippi River
Used to transport farm and industrial products. Used as a lin…
39 terms
Inland features
countryside
hill
mountain
valley
vidék
domb
hegy
völgy
countryside
vidék
hill
domb
22 terms
Rivers UCV Capacitación Inglés
Atlantic rivers
Mediterranean rivers
Arctic rivers
Endorheic rivers
flow into the Atlantic ocean
run into the Mediterranean sea
flow into the Arctic Ocean
run into the inland lakes.
Atlantic rivers
flow into the Atlantic ocean
Mediterranean rivers
run into the Mediterranean sea
25 terms
Geographic Regions and Rivers
Rocky Mountains
Basin and Range
Appalachian Highlands
Coastal Range
What geographic region is the Continental Divide located in?
Which geographic region contains Death Valley, a desert area…
What geographic region contains the oldest mountain range in…
Which geographic region has fertile valleys and is along the…
Rocky Mountains
What geographic region is the Continental Divide located in?
Basin and Range
Which geographic region contains Death Valley, a desert area…
8 terms
Inland waterways of India
Inland Waterways Authority of India
National waterway-1
National Waterway-2
National Waterway-3
27 October 1986... Statutory Authority... Under Ministry of Shipp…
Allahabad-Haldia stretch of the Ganges-Bhagirathi-Hooghly riv…
Sadiya-Dhubri stretch of the Brahmaputra river of total lengt…
Kollam-Kottapuram stretch of West Coast Canal and Champakara…
Inland Waterways Authority of India
27 October 1986... Statutory Authority... Under Ministry of Shipp…
National waterway-1
Allahabad-Haldia stretch of the Ganges-Bhagirathi-Hooghly riv…
6th Grade Unit 1- Rivers, Lakes, and Gulfs Study Guide
Columbia River
Colorado River
Rio Grande River
Missouri River
Explored by Lewis and Clark.
Explored by the Spanish
Natural border between Mexico and the United States.
Transportation route for products. Is a tributary to the Miss…
Columbia River
Explored by Lewis and Clark.
Colorado River
Explored by the Spanish
35 terms
Inland Differences
Inland Rules apply to:
Inland Waters means:
Western Rivers means:
Is Constrained by Draft (CBD) addresse…
all Inland waters of the U.S. and to vessels on the U.S. side…
the navigable waters shoreward of the demarcation lines divid…
the Mississippi River and its tributaries to the moth of the…
No
Inland Rules apply to:
all Inland waters of the U.S. and to vessels on the U.S. side…
Inland Waters means:
the navigable waters shoreward of the demarcation lines divid…
5 terms
Inland Eastern Europe
Russian influence
Governments
Economy
Budapest
Influence on Ukraine in Bulgaria seen in orthodox church
Now republics which people elect leaders
They are Thriving Industrial Center, Ukraine produces grain p…
Is prosper city
Russian influence
Influence on Ukraine in Bulgaria seen in orthodox church
Governments
Now republics which people elect leaders
19 terms
Major Water Features of the U.S.
Pacific Ocean
Atlantic Ocean
Lake Huron
Lake Ontario
Pacific Ocean
Atlantic Ocean
32 terms
Social Studies: Rivers
mississippi floodplain
alluvial soil
natural levee
swamp
flat land along the MS. River that is likely to flood
made up of sediment carried by the river
created when a river floods and silt is deposited along the b…
lowest part of the river basin. It's a "seasonally flooded fo…
mississippi floodplain
flat land along the MS. River that is likely to flood
alluvial soil
made up of sediment carried by the river
15 terms
bays and gulfs, Major U.S.Rivers and Lakes
Gulf of Mexico
Gulf of California
Hudson Bay
Bay of Capeche
It is connected to the Atlantic Ocean through the Florida Str…
The Gulf of California (also known as the Sea of Cortez or Se…
...Hudson Bay, a large inland sea penetrating far into the re…
Bay, Mexico
Gulf of Mexico
It is connected to the Atlantic Ocean through the Florida Str…
Gulf of California
The Gulf of California (also known as the Sea of Cortez or Se…
34 terms
Rivers
Mississippi River
Missouri River
Amazon River
Nile River
2,320 mi (mouth: Gulf of Mexico)
2,540 mi
4,000 mi (20% of Earth's freshwater is contained within this…
4,132 mi (mouth: Mediterranean Sea)
Mississippi River
2,320 mi (mouth: Gulf of Mexico)
Missouri River
2,540 mi
11 terms
INLAND GENERAL
POWER DRIVEN VESSEL ... NARROW CHANNEL OR…
VESSEL <20M... SAILING VESSEL... FISHING... VES…
HEAD-ON... IN SIGHT OF ONE ANOTHER... (INLAND)
VESSEL CROSSING... IN SIGHT OF ONE ANOTHE…
DOWNBOUND HAS RIGHT-OF-WAY... DOWNBOUND INITIATES SIGNALS... UPBOUN…
SHALL NOT IMPEDE PASSAGE OF VESSEL THAT SAFELY NAVIGATE IN CH…
EACH SHALL ALTER COURSE... DOWNBOUND HAS RIGHT-OF-WAY... DOWNBOUND…
VESSEL THJAT HAS OTHER ON STARBOARD KEEPS OUT OF WAY AND AVOI…
POWER DRIVEN VESSEL ... NARROW CHANNEL OR…
DOWNBOUND HAS RIGHT-OF-WAY... DOWNBOUND INITIATES SIGNALS... UPBOUN…
VESSEL <20M... SAILING VESSEL... FISHING... VES…
SHALL NOT IMPEDE PASSAGE OF VESSEL THAT SAFELY NAVIGATE IN CH…
12 terms
Deserts, glaciers, rivers
What percentage of the world is desert?
How much rain do areas classified as d…
What type of ocean current creates a d…
A desert in South Africa
30%
Less than 250mm per year
Cold
Kalahari
What percentage of the world is desert?
30%
How much rain do areas classified as d…
Less than 250mm per year
9 terms
Unit 5 Inland Wetlands
Inland Wetlands
Vital Sponges
Mitigation
Watershed
land covered with water all or part of the time... - Fresh Water…
Inland wetlands act like natural sponges that absorb and stor…
Repair/replace area, commonly used when describing wetlands
rea of land where all of the water that is under it or drains…
Inland Wetlands
land covered with water all or part of the time... - Fresh Water…
Vital Sponges
Inland wetlands act like natural sponges that absorb and stor…
10 terms
Chapter 7: Inland boating (matching)
Navigable waterways
Left bank
Western rivers
Buoys
Includes navigable rivers, the Great Lakes, and the ICW
Left descending bank
Mississippi and its tributaries
Not usually shown on River charts
Navigable waterways
Includes navigable rivers, the Great Lakes, and the ICW
Left bank
Left descending bank
Rivers
ohio river
great lakes
mississippi and missouri
Columbia river
the gateway to the west.
Inland port cities grew in the Midwest along the
used to... transport farm and industrial products. They were... lin…
was explored by Lewis and... Clark.
ohio river
the gateway to the west.
great lakes
Inland port cities grew in the Midwest along the
9 terms
Geography of Brazil
period
adapt
Amazon Basin
savanna
a portion of time
to adjust to a changed situation
The land drained by the Amazon River area has heavy rainfall
park-like landscape of grasslands with scattered trees that c…
period
a portion of time
adapt
to adjust to a changed situation
37 terms
CH. 9 The Inland South
4 Landforms of Inland South
Portions of Atlantic Coastal Plain
Piedmont
Appalachians
Portions of Atlantic Coastal Plain... The Piedmont... Appalachians…
Flat land, sandy soils, meandering rivers... Some parts have lar…
Home to many of the Inland South's largest cities ... Fall line…
Highest peak in all eastern N. America... Extends up to Newfound…
4 Landforms of Inland South
Portions of Atlantic Coastal Plain... The Piedmont... Appalachians…
Portions of Atlantic Coastal Plain
Flat land, sandy soils, meandering rivers... Some parts have lar…
14 terms
34 inland
which signal must a power driven vesse…
you are proceeding in a channel in inl…
you are on vessel b and vessel a wants…
you are proceeding up a channel in the…
3 short blast
exchanging whistle signals if passing with in a half a mile
hold course and speed
appropriately answering any whistle signals given by the othe…
which signal must a power driven vesse…
3 short blast
you are proceeding in a channel in inl…
exchanging whistle signals if passing with in a half a mile
18 terms
Oceans and Seas of the World, bays and gulfs, Major U.S.Rivers and Lakes
Caribbean Sea
Atlantic Ocean
Pacific Ocean
Gulf of Mexico
It is connected to the Atlantic Ocean through the Florida Str…
Caribbean Sea
Atlantic Ocean
8 terms
Unit 3.3 what and where are China's water resources?
chang jiang
Huang He
Zhu Jiang
Hai He
yangtze river
海河
chang jiang
yangtze river
Huang He
15 terms
Rivers
Hydrological Cycle
Condensation
Evaporation
Precipitation
The natural recycling of water between the oceans, atmosphere…
Water vapour (gas) is blown inland by winds from the sea.
The transfer of water from the sea to the air as water vapour…
Water falls to Earth as either liquid (rain) or on a solid st…
Hydrological Cycle
The natural recycling of water between the oceans, atmosphere…
Condensation
Water vapour (gas) is blown inland by winds from the sea.
22 terms
Mr. B's European Rivers and Mountains
Danube River
Po River
Rhine River
Thames River
The second-longest river of Europe. It flows from southern Ge…
River in northern Italy that flows to the Adriatic Sea
River that forms the border between Germany and France
This largest river in England runs through London and empties…
Danube River
The second-longest river of Europe. It flows from southern Ge…
Po River
River in northern Italy that flows to the Adriatic Sea
Rivers Key Words
Abrasion
Annual Hydrograph
Attrition
Base Level
Sand, shingle and pebbles are hit against the river bed and r…
A graph showing the change in river discharge over the course…
Particles in the river erode by hitting and rubbing against e…
The lowest level to which a river can erode the land. Also kn…
Abrasion
Sand, shingle and pebbles are hit against the river bed and r…
Annual Hydrograph
A graph showing the change in river discharge over the course…
29 terms
Inland exam #3
What is the purpose of cash flow analy…
All of the following projects, will be…
What financial criteria/method(s) are…
Which type of capital investment alloc…
All the above... - Provides a consistent economic model to evalu…
Maintenance expenses of barges and towboats
All the above... - Payback... - Net present value (NPV) ... - Internal…
Productivity improvements
What is the purpose of cash flow analy…
All the above... - Provides a consistent economic model to evalu…
All of the following projects, will be…
Maintenance expenses of barges and towboats
22 terms
Bodies of Water (SOL 2c)
Atlantic Ocean
Ohio River
Great Lakes
Mississippi River
Atlantic Ocean
Ohio River
22 terms
Inland/Marine Fisheries
Black Bass
Sunfish
Bullheads
Catfish
Largemouth, smallmouth, redeye, and spotted bass.
Bluegill, Green sunfish, redear sunfish, pumpkinseed, warmout…
Brown, Black, and yellow bullhead
Channel, White, Blue, and flathead catfish.
Black Bass
Largemouth, smallmouth, redeye, and spotted bass.
Sunfish
Bluegill, Green sunfish, redear sunfish, pumpkinseed, warmout…
12 terms
6th Grade - SS South America
Tributary
Rainforest
Canopy
Metropolitan City
Small river that feeds into a larger river
A dense stand of trees and other vegetation that receives a g…
The umbrella-like covering formed by the tops of trees in a r…
the city and built up are around the central city
Tributary
Small river that feeds into a larger river
Rainforest
A dense stand of trees and other vegetation that receives a g…
13 terms
AS Rivers: KA3
channel cross profile
hydraulic radius
long profile
cross valley profile
a view of the river bed and banks from one side to the other…
cross sectional area of water flowing through the channel div…
a cut down of the centre of the river from source to mouth
view of the valley from the watershed at one side to the wate…
channel cross profile
a view of the river bed and banks from one side to the other…
hydraulic radius
cross sectional area of water flowing through the channel div…
10 terms
Social Studies Unit 1: Major US Waterways
Pacific Ocean
Atlantic Ocean
Great Lakes
Gulf of Mexico
early exploration route
served as the highway for explorers, early settlers, and late…
Inland port cities grew in the Midwest along the Great Lakes.
Provided the French and Spanish with exploration routes to Me…
Pacific Ocean
early exploration route
Atlantic Ocean
served as the highway for explorers, early settlers, and late…
34 terms
Geography- Inland water
Positives of dams
Positive for dams- irrigation details
Positive for dams- hydro-electricity d…
Negatives of dams
A regular water supply allows for irrigation farming, release…
Only 18% of the world arable land is irrigated, but it produc…
Hydro-electricity accounts for 24% of global energy and 90% o…
Large areas of land upstream become flooded or inundated as w…
Positives of dams
A regular water supply allows for irrigation farming, release…
Positive for dams- irrigation details
Only 18% of the world arable land is irrigated, but it produc…
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