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37 terms
African Physical Geography
Atlas Mountains
Sahara Desert
Ethiopian Highlands
Arabian Desert
Atlas Mountains
Sahara Desert
21 terms
African Physical Geography
Strait of Gibraltar
Atlas Mountains
Mediterranean Sea
Sahara Desert
Strait of Gibraltar
Atlas Mountains
African Physical Geography
Plateau Continent
How many countries in Africa?
2nd largest continent
basin
Africa is called the 'plateau continent' because it is shaped…
47 countries in Africa plus six islands
Africa
low lying area
Plateau Continent
Africa is called the 'plateau continent' because it is shaped…
How many countries in Africa?
47 countries in Africa plus six islands
20 terms
African Physical Geography
Strait of Gibraltar
Atlas Mountains
Mediterranean Sea
Sahara Desert
Strait of Gibraltar
Atlas Mountains
10 terms
Social Studies/African Geography
Atlas Mountain Range
Sahara Desert
Sahel
savanna
a group of mountains that separate the coastal regions from t…
the largest desert on planet Earth covering over 3.5 million…
a dry, semi-arid region south of the Sahara Desert covering a…
a vast area of both grassland and more tropical habitats in t…
Atlas Mountain Range
a group of mountains that separate the coastal regions from t…
Sahara Desert
the largest desert on planet Earth covering over 3.5 million…
20 terms
African physical geography
Plateau Continent
How many countries in Africa?
World's largest desert
Nile River
Africa is called the " plateau continent" because it is shape…
47 countries in Africa plus six islands.
Sahara ( north Africa)
World's longest river ( North Africa)
Plateau Continent
Africa is called the " plateau continent" because it is shape…
How many countries in Africa?
47 countries in Africa plus six islands.
22 terms
african physical geography
African Contient
Four regions of africa
plateau
North Africa
Africa is the second largest contient ... 47 nations in africa... 6…
North Africa ... East Africa ... West Africa... central southern Africa
-plateu is an area of fairly high level ground... - Africa is ki…
Sarha desert is the main physical feature... Largest desert in t…
African Contient
Africa is the second largest contient ... 47 nations in africa... 6…
Four regions of africa
North Africa ... East Africa ... West Africa... central southern Africa
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African Physical Geography
2nd Largest Continent.
How Many Countries in Africa?
Plateau Continent
Sahara Desert
Africa.
47 Countries in Africa plus six Islands.
Africa is called the Plateau continent becuase its shaped lik…
The Sahara desert is in Northern Africa.
2nd Largest Continent.
Africa.
How Many Countries in Africa?
47 Countries in Africa plus six Islands.
26 terms
African Physical Geography Honors
Cape of Good Hope
Zambezi
Ruwenzori
Blue Nile
Small land mass that jets into the ocean where the atlantic a…
The river home to Victoria Falls
Mountains in eastern Africa
The source of this water way is lake Tana
Cape of Good Hope
Small land mass that jets into the ocean where the atlantic a…
Zambezi
The river home to Victoria Falls
25 terms
African Physical Geography
Atlas Mountains
Basin
Canopy
Deforestation
Africa's longest mountain range
a natural depression in the surface of the land often with a…
Dense covering formed by the leafy tops of tall rain forest t…
Destruction of forests
Atlas Mountains
Africa's longest mountain range
Basin
a natural depression in the surface of the land often with a…
22 terms
African Physical Geography
Plateau Continent
How many countries in Africa?
2nd largest continent
Basin
Africa is called the 'plateau continent' because it is shaped…
47 countries in Africa plus six islands
Africa
low lying area
Plateau Continent
Africa is called the 'plateau continent' because it is shaped…
How many countries in Africa?
47 countries in Africa plus six islands
20 terms
African Physical Geography
Plateau contient
how many countries in Africa?
2nd largest continent
Basin
Africaa is called the plateau contient beacuse its shaped lik…
47 counties in Africa
Africa
A low lying area
Plateau contient
Africaa is called the plateau contient beacuse its shaped lik…
how many countries in Africa?
47 counties in Africa
African Physical Geography
Plateau Continent
How many countries in Africa?
2nd largest continent
Basin
Africa is called the 'plateau continent' because its shaped l…
47 countries in Africa
Africa
A low lying area
Plateau Continent
Africa is called the 'plateau continent' because its shaped l…
How many countries in Africa?
47 countries in Africa
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African Physical Geography
#1 highest mountain
2nd highest mountain
#1 longest river
2nd longest river
mount kilimanjaro
mount kenya
nile river
congo river
#1 highest mountain
mount kilimanjaro
2nd highest mountain
mount kenya
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African Physical Geography
African contenient
North africa
west africa
Lake tanganyakia
2d largest contintent
worlds largest desert
Sahel region
Longest lake
African contenient
2d largest contintent
North africa
worlds largest desert
22 terms
African Physical Geography
Plateau continent
How many countries in Africa?
2nd largest continent
basin
Africa is called the 'plateau continent' because it is shaped…
47 countries in Africa plus six islands
Africa
low lying area
Plateau continent
Africa is called the 'plateau continent' because it is shaped…
How many countries in Africa?
47 countries in Africa plus six islands
15 terms
African physical geography
Plateau Continent
How many countries in Africa?
2nd largest continent
Basin
Africa is called the "plateau Continent" because it's coasts…
47 countries in Africa
Africa
Low lying area
Plateau Continent
Africa is called the "plateau Continent" because it's coasts…
How many countries in Africa?
47 countries in Africa
16 terms
African Physical Geography
What are the four regions of Africa?
How many countries does Africa have?
What is a plateau?
What is Africa's nickname and why?
North Africa, East Africa, West Africa, Central and Southern…
47.
An area of fairly level high ground.
"The Plateau Continent" because it has many plateaus.
What are the four regions of Africa?
North Africa, East Africa, West Africa, Central and Southern…
How many countries does Africa have?
47.
15 terms
African Physical Geography
2nd Largest continent
How many continents in Africa?
Lake Tanganyika
Worlds longest river
Africa
47
Longest freshwater lake
The Nile River (North Africa)
2nd Largest continent
Africa
How many continents in Africa?
47
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African Physical Geography Quiz
Plateau Continent
How many countries are in Africa?
2nd largest continent
Basin
Africa is called the "plateau continent" becuase it is shaped…
47 Countries in Africa
Africa
Low lying area
Plateau Continent
Africa is called the "plateau continent" becuase it is shaped…
How many countries are in Africa?
47 Countries in Africa
30 terms
Physical geography African quiz
Egypt
Libya
Tunisia
Algeria
Cairo
Tripoli
Tunis
Algers
Egypt
Cairo
Libya
Tripoli
19 terms
African physical geography
What is the size ranking of africa
how many countries
how many island nations
Name the four regions of africa
2nd largest
47
6
west africa, north africa, south/central africaa, east africa.
What is the size ranking of africa
2nd largest
how many countries
47
20 terms
African physical Geography
How many countries are in Africa
What is the second largest continent
What is a Plateau
The Atlas Mountains are located in
47 Countries plus 6 island nations
Africa
A area of Fairly level high ground
North Africa
How many countries are in Africa
47 Countries plus 6 island nations
What is the second largest continent
Africa
14 terms
African Physical Geography: Lakes and Rivers
Lake Malawi
Lake Tanganyika
Lake Chad
Lake Victoria
Lake Malawi
Lake Tanganyika
10 terms
African Physical Geography : Chapter 10
Plateau
Elevation
Cataract
Silt
A large, mostly flat area that rises above the surrounding la…
The height of land above sea level.
A rock-filled rapid.
Bits of rock and dirt on river bottoms.
Plateau
A large, mostly flat area that rises above the surrounding la…
Elevation
The height of land above sea level.
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World Geo- African Physical Geography
location
size
plateaus
mountains
between the Atlantic Ocean, the Mediterranean Sea, the Red Se…
- 3 times the size of the US... - 9.5 million miles sq
1. from space, looks like a series of steps... 2. mainly made of…
- Mt. Kenya (single mountain)... - Mt. Kilimanjaro (single mount…
location
between the Atlantic Ocean, the Mediterranean Sea, the Red Se…
size
- 3 times the size of the US... - 9.5 million miles sq
64 terms
Social Studies: African Geography Quiz
Acronym for Five Themes of Geography
Five Themes of Geography
Geography
Location
MR LIP
Location, Place, Movement, Human Environmental Interaction, a…
The study of people, their environments, and their resources.
A position on the Earth's surface.
Acronym for Five Themes of Geography
MR LIP
Five Themes of Geography
Location, Place, Movement, Human Environmental Interaction, a…
18 terms
Social Studies - African Geography Quiz
rifts
Sub-Saharan Africa
The area surrounding the Niger River i…
The northern band is...
long, deep valleys formed by the movement of the earth's crust
Africa, south of the Sahara
divided into four different regions
in the southern Sahara
rifts
long, deep valleys formed by the movement of the earth's crust
Sub-Saharan Africa
Africa, south of the Sahara
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Social Studies African geography test stuff.
Any of the world's main continuous exp…
Any of the world's large expanses of s…
Exact location
A description of where something is us…
Continent
Ocean
Absolute Location
Relative location
Any of the world's main continuous exp…
Continent
Any of the world's large expanses of s…
Ocean
24 terms
Social Studies: Physical Geography of Europe
Alps
Apennine Mts.
Elbe River
Hungarian Plain
Europe's Largest Mountain system
The chain of mountains that runs through peninsular Italy
a river in central Europe that arises in northwestern Czechos…
Fertile area near carpathian mountains
Alps
Europe's Largest Mountain system
Apennine Mts.
The chain of mountains that runs through peninsular Italy
24 terms
Social Studies: Physical Geography of Europe
Alps
Apennine Mts.
Elbe River
Hungarian Plain
Europe's Largest Mountain system
The chain of mountains that runs through peninsular Italy
a river in central Europe that arises in northwestern Czechos…
Fertile area near carpathian mountains
Alps
Europe's Largest Mountain system
Apennine Mts.
The chain of mountains that runs through peninsular Italy
8 terms
Social Studies 19.2 African Geography
Drought
Rain forest
Canopy
Deforestation
Time when their is no rainfall
Forest that gets a lot of rain each year
Tops of high tress form an umbrella shape covering is this
The taking down of trees
Drought
Time when their is no rainfall
Rain forest
Forest that gets a lot of rain each year
19 terms
Social Studies:Physical Geography
Archipelago
Basin
Bay
Delta
chain of islands. Indonesia and Philippines
bowl in the surface normally filled with water
water surrounded by land( provides shelter from harsh weather…
plain at the mouth of river. Rivers deposit sediments in delt…
Archipelago
chain of islands. Indonesia and Philippines
Basin
bowl in the surface normally filled with water
18 terms
Social studies physical geography
Landforms
Boundary
Weathering
Erosion
A shape on the planets surface, such as a mountain, valley, p…
A border between two tectonic plates
The process by which rock is broken down into smaller pieces
The movement of sediment from lodging to another
Landforms
A shape on the planets surface, such as a mountain, valley, p…
Boundary
A border between two tectonic plates
17 terms
Social Studies The Geography of African south of the Sahara
Plateau
Great Rift Valley
Sahel
Desertification
A geographical feature where a relatively level piece of land…
A great rift that has been pulling apart for 50 million years…
Sort of a sub-Saharan region that is going the process of des…
A process by which a desert spreads
Plateau
A geographical feature where a relatively level piece of land…
Great Rift Valley
A great rift that has been pulling apart for 50 million years…
15 terms
Physical Geography (Social Science)
Internal forces
Plate tectonics
What do plate tectonics cause?
External forces
Shape the earth's surface through the constant movements of p…
Plates under the surface.
Earthquakes and volcanoes to erupt.
Cause major changes on or above the surface of the earth.
Internal forces
Shape the earth's surface through the constant movements of p…
Plate tectonics
Plates under the surface.
10 terms
Social Studies- physical geography vocabulary
weathering
erosion
sediment
glaciers
to change the appearance of something by a long exposure to a…
action of surface process that remove soil, rock, or dissolve…
a naturally occurring material that is broken down by a proce…
a persistent body of dense ice that is constantly moving unde…
weathering
to change the appearance of something by a long exposure to a…
erosion
action of surface process that remove soil, rock, or dissolve…
18 terms
AP Human Geography Sub-Saharan African Physical Features
Cape of Good Hope
Congo River
Great Rift Valley
Gulf of Aden
Cape of Good Hope
Congo River
11 terms
Social Studies - Physical Geography Vocabulary
Plateau
Elevation
Delta
Rift
A large, elevated piece of flat land
The height of land above sea level
A triangular shaped plain at the mouth of a river
A deep trench
Plateau
A large, elevated piece of flat land
Elevation
The height of land above sea level
15 terms
7th Grade Social Studies Physical Geography
arable land
Asia Brown Cloud
Climate
Desertification
land that is farmable and able to grow crops
layer of air pollution covering parts of southeast Asia
the weather in an area over an extended period of time; usual…
the process of arable land turning into desert due to overgra…
arable land
land that is farmable and able to grow crops
Asia Brown Cloud
layer of air pollution covering parts of southeast Asia
18 terms
Social Studies Human and Physical Geography
HUMAN GEOGRAPHY
PHYSICAL GEOGRAPHY
ABSOLUTE LOCATION
RELATIVE LOCATION
STUDY OF THE LANDSCAPE AND ECONOMY
THE STUDY OF THE PHYSICAL FEATURES IN A CERTAIN REGION
A SPECIFIC DESCRIPTION OF WHERE A PLACE IS LOCATED. IT IS OFT…
A GENERAL DESCRIPTION OF WHERE A PLACE IS LOCATED; THIS IS OF…
HUMAN GEOGRAPHY
STUDY OF THE LANDSCAPE AND ECONOMY
PHYSICAL GEOGRAPHY
THE STUDY OF THE PHYSICAL FEATURES IN A CERTAIN REGION
27 terms
Social Studies Chapter 3 Our Physical Geography
Geographic Tools
Continents
Hemisphere
Equator
Maps and globes can tell us where a place is and what it migh…
Large land masses.
Earth can be divided into halves called Hemispheres.
An imaginary line that is halfway between the North Pole and…
Geographic Tools
Maps and globes can tell us where a place is and what it migh…
Continents
Large land masses.
20 terms
Social Studies Geography and Physical Vocabulary
Tropics
Highlands
Plateau
Escarpment
Area between the Tropic of Cancer and the tropic of capricorn
A mountainous or hilly section of an area
Flat elevated land; highland
A steep cliff; part of a plateau
Tropics
Area between the Tropic of Cancer and the tropic of capricorn
Highlands
A mountainous or hilly section of an area
12 terms
Social Studies Physical Geography Terms
Glaciation
Loess
Dikes
Polders
process in which glaciers form and spread; changed by land fo…
fine, rich, wind-borne soil left by glaciers; made by cold wi…
large banks of earth and stone to hold back water; natural da…
new reclaimed land from sea which was once drained and kept d…
Glaciation
process in which glaciers form and spread; changed by land fo…
Loess
fine, rich, wind-borne soil left by glaciers; made by cold wi…
28 terms
Social studies - Physical geography 5014
physical geography
Archipelago
Basin
Bay
is the study of the natural features of the earth
a chain of islands, such as the islands that largely comprise…
a geographic depression, often filled with water
a body of water partially surrounded by land. The land provid…
physical geography
is the study of the natural features of the earth
Archipelago
a chain of islands, such as the islands that largely comprise…
45 terms
Social Studies Canada Physical Geography
British Columbia
Alberta
Saskatchewan
Manitoba
Victoria
Edmonton
Regina
Winnipeg
British Columbia
Victoria
Alberta
Edmonton
12 terms
social studies Physical Geography of Latin America
cape horn
Andes mountains
isthmus of panama
Rio grande
cape horn
Andes mountains
26 terms
Social Studies Physical Geography Terms
Plain
Plateau
Isthmus
Peninsula
A nearly flat area of land on the Earth's surface
A flat landmass that is higher than the surrounding land, wit…
A narrow strip of land with water on each side that is joinin…
A strip of land that juts out into a large body of water
Plain
A nearly flat area of land on the Earth's surface
Plateau
A flat landmass that is higher than the surrounding land, wit…
8 terms
social studies africa physical geography
elevation
landlocked country
oasis
nomads
height of land above sea level
a country that is not surrounded by water at any side
fertile place in desert where there is water and vegetation
a person who has no permanent settled home and instead moves…
elevation
height of land above sea level
landlocked country
a country that is not surrounded by water at any side
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