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(118) Social Studies 4-8 Geography Competency
Climate
Rain and temperatures
Humans
Climate
Determines human survival. The most important aspects of clim…
With adequate _____ and moderate ______ plants and animals ca…
Adapted to their native climates or they have settled in area…
Determines which plants and animals survive, haw accessible w…
Climate
Determines human survival. The most important aspects of clim…
Rain and temperatures
With adequate _____ and moderate ______ plants and animals ca…
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Social Studies Geography Ch. 8
Maize
Jade
Hieroglyphics
Eire
Corn
Shiny, green semiprecious stone
Form of writing that uses signs and symbols. Mayans used this…
A large territory with many different peoples under one ruler
Maize
Corn
Jade
Shiny, green semiprecious stone
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Geography Vocab- Social Studies (8)
acid rain
capes
continental shelf
currents
precipitation containing pollution
piece of land going into the sea
part of a continent submerged in the sea
flowing, a flow
acid rain
precipitation containing pollution
capes
piece of land going into the sea
Competency 8 Geography and Social Studies
Competency 8
Geography
Location
Place
requires the comprehension of geographic regions, the interde…
The 5 themes of ____ are: ... Theme 1: Location ... Theme 2: Place…
Theme 1 or ___ answers the question, "Where are we on Earth's…
Theme 2 (Physical and human characteristics)... All ___ on Eart…
Competency 8
requires the comprehension of geographic regions, the interde…
Geography
The 5 themes of ____ are: ... Theme 1: Location ... Theme 2: Place…
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Chapter 8: Geography and Social Studies
Theme 1. Location: Position on Earth's…
absolute location
relative location
Theme 2. Place: Physical and human cha…
Location answers the question, "Where are we on Earth's surfa…
specific position on Earth's surface by using such identifier…
a place in terms of its direction or distance from one place…
All places on Earth have unique characteristics that distingu…
Theme 1. Location: Position on Earth's…
Location answers the question, "Where are we on Earth's surfa…
absolute location
specific position on Earth's surface by using such identifier…
Chapter 8: Geography and Social Studies
Theme 1. Location: Position on Earth's…
Theme 2. Place: Physical and human cha…
Theme 3. Relationships within Places:…
Theme 4. Movement: Humans interacting…
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Theme 1. Location: Position on Earth's…
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Theme 2. Place: Physical and human cha…
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Social Studies - Geography Terms
basin
bay
canyon
cape
n. A bowl-shaped area of land surrounded by higher land.
n. An inlet of the sea or some other body of water, usually s…
n. A deep, narrow valley with steep sides.
n. A point of land that extends into water.
basin
n. A bowl-shaped area of land surrounded by higher land.
bay
n. An inlet of the sea or some other body of water, usually s…
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Social Studies: Geography Skills
globe
degrees
longitude
latitude
A sphere that represents Earth's entire surface
A unit of measurement used to determine distance on a globe o…
Imaginary lines running from north to south, or up and down,…
An imaginary line around the Earth parallel to the equator
globe
A sphere that represents Earth's entire surface
degrees
A unit of measurement used to determine distance on a globe o…
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Social Studies - Geography Terms
basin
bay
canyon
cape
n. A bowl-shaped area of land surrounded by higher land.
n. An inlet of the sea or some other body of water, usually s…
n. A deep, narrow valley with steep sides.
n. A point of land that extends into water.
basin
n. A bowl-shaped area of land surrounded by higher land.
bay
n. An inlet of the sea or some other body of water, usually s…
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Socials Studies 8- Geography Review
Geography
What is geography?
What does an atlas provide?
What are the maps basics/ essentials?
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-study of the earth's surface interrelationship with:... -physic…
the atlas provides the a collection of maps and other relevan…
-Title ... of what is being studied/shown... -Legend ... explains ma…
Geography
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What is geography?
-study of the earth's surface interrelationship with:... -physic…
Social Studies unit 8 geography
What Mountain range is to the east of…
What Mountain range is north of Rome?
What river is Rome located on?
What plain is Rome located on?
Apennines
Alps
Tiber
Latium
What Mountain range is to the east of…
Apennines
What Mountain range is north of Rome?
Alps
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Social Studies:Ch. 8- Geography of the South
tidewater
cash crop
export
House of Burgesses
a coastal area of the south with rivers that rise and fall wi…
a crop that a farmer grows only to sell
a product shipped to another country to be sold
the law-making branch of Virginia's goverment
tidewater
a coastal area of the south with rivers that rise and fall wi…
cash crop
a crop that a farmer grows only to sell
TExES Social Studies 4-8: Geography
Region
Climate
Erosion
Deposition
An area or division, especially part of a country or the worl…
The weather conditions prevailing in an area in general or ov…
The result of earth formations that are altered due to exposu…
Process of carrying soil from one place to another (usually b…
Region
An area or division, especially part of a country or the worl…
Climate
The weather conditions prevailing in an area in general or ov…
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8.1 Social Studies: Geography of North America
Land bridge
Bering Starit
Middle America
Canadian Shield
A strip of land that connects two larger land masses.
The land that is crossed by the land bridge of Beringia.
Is now present-day Southern Mexico and Central America, is an…
Is the far north of North America. The climate there is very…
Land bridge
A strip of land that connects two larger land masses.
Bering Starit
The land that is crossed by the land bridge of Beringia.
Social Studies Geography Vocabulary
map
compass rose
cardinal directions
intermediate directions
a diagram on a piece of paper that represents a smaller porti…
a part of a map that shows directions using symbols
one of the main directions on a map; north, south, east, and…
directions which include northeast, northwest, southeast, and…
map
a diagram on a piece of paper that represents a smaller porti…
compass rose
a part of a map that shows directions using symbols
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6th Grade Social Studies Geography
mountains
valleys
plains
islands
land that rises above 2,000 feet
low land between hills or mountains
stretches of mostly flat land
land completely surrounded by water
mountains
land that rises above 2,000 feet
valleys
low land between hills or mountains
Geography - Social Studies
map
map key
cardinal directions
continent
a drawing of a real place
tells what the pictures mean on the map
north, south, east, west
a large area of land
map
a drawing of a real place
map key
tells what the pictures mean on the map
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Social Studies 4-8: Geography; globalization; economic geography
5 themes of geography
location
place
region
Location, place, region, human-environment interaction, and m…
focuses on developing an address for the area. The position o…
A specific point on Earth distinguished by a particular chara…
an area of Earth distinguished by a distinctive combination o…
5 themes of geography
Location, place, region, human-environment interaction, and m…
location
focuses on developing an address for the area. The position o…
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Social Studies Geography Skills
geography
Earth
continent
ocean
the study of Earth and the ways people use it
the planet on which we live
one of the seven largest land areas on Earth
a very large body of salt water
geography
the study of Earth and the ways people use it
Earth
the planet on which we live
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TExES Social Studies 4-8 (Geography Section)
Lithosphere
Tectonic Plates
Atmosphere
Hydrosphere
The part of the Earth that is land - rock and soil. Made up o…
Masses of land that make up the Earth and are moving and coll…
The area of gasses that surround the Earth.
The part of the Earth that is made up of water - includes riv…
Lithosphere
The part of the Earth that is land - rock and soil. Made up o…
Tectonic Plates
Masses of land that make up the Earth and are moving and coll…
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Geography Social Studies
delta
gulf
plateau
cataract
a triangular area at the end of a river; the Nile had very fe…
a large area of ocean that is partly surrounded by land
an area of high, flat land
a large waterfall
delta
a triangular area at the end of a river; the Nile had very fe…
gulf
a large area of ocean that is partly surrounded by land
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CORE Social Studies Geography
Parallels
Meridians
The Suez Canal
Relative Location
Refers to the lines of latitude
AKA Lines of longitude. They pinpoint locations and separate…
Connects the Red Sea and Mediterranean Sea.
Refers to the surrounding geography of a location. (example-…
Parallels
Refers to the lines of latitude
Meridians
AKA Lines of longitude. They pinpoint locations and separate…
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Social Studies Vocabulary: Geography
Hemisphere
Continent
Longitude and Latitude
Country
Half of the Earth
Any of the world's main continuous expanses of land (Africa,…
Lines used to determine the absolute location of places on ea…
A nation with its own government, occupying a particular terr…
Hemisphere
Half of the Earth
Continent
Any of the world's main continuous expanses of land (Africa,…
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Social studies 8- Geography Chap. 1
The 5 themes of Geography
Location
Place
Interaction
Location... Place... Interaction... Movement... Regions
There are 2 types: exact + relative... Latitude + longitude for…
**Natural resources(most important) (what ppl take from the e…
-Between ppl + environment ... -Adapting to natural surroundings
The 5 themes of Geography
Location... Place... Interaction... Movement... Regions
Location
There are 2 types: exact + relative... Latitude + longitude for…
Geography: Social Studies Map Skills
South Pole
North Pole
Elevation Map
Physical Map
The point on the earth located at 90 degrees south latitude w…
The spot where the lines of longitude meet at the northernmos…
A type of physical map that uses colors to show the elevation…
A map that shows the major physical features of a region such…
South Pole
The point on the earth located at 90 degrees south latitude w…
North Pole
The spot where the lines of longitude meet at the northernmos…
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Social Studies: World Geography
hemisphere
line of latitude
line of longitude
equator
one half of the Earth
an imaginary HORIZONTAL line on the Earth; used to find locat…
an imaginary VERTICAL line on the Earth; used to find location
the imaginary horizontal line at 0 degrees latitude that goes…
hemisphere
one half of the Earth
line of latitude
an imaginary HORIZONTAL line on the Earth; used to find locat…
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Grade 4 Social Studies Chapter 8- Geography
Name the 5 Great Lakes.
Where are the Badlands
Describe a lock
Where would you find hogs and cattle
Lake Huron, Lake Michigan, Lake Erie, Lake Ontario, Lake Supe…
South Dakota
It raises/lowers water for boats to go onto a river/lake
Great Plains
Name the 5 Great Lakes.
Lake Huron, Lake Michigan, Lake Erie, Lake Ontario, Lake Supe…
Where are the Badlands
South Dakota
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SOCIAL STUDIES - GEOGRAPHY- 8/31/14
Earth
Continent
ocean
model
the planet on which we live
one of the seven largest land areas on earth
a very large body of salt water
a small copy of something
Earth
the planet on which we live
Continent
one of the seven largest land areas on earth
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Social Studies - The Five Themes of Geography
location
place
human-environment interactions
movement
n. Everything on Earth has its own location--the place where…
n. Every place has physical and human features that make it d…
n. People and their surroundings interact or affect each othe…
n. People, goods, and ideas move every day. They move in your…
location
n. Everything on Earth has its own location--the place where…
place
n. Every place has physical and human features that make it d…
8 Strands of Social Studies and 5 Themes of Geography
History
Economics
Government
Geography
times, years, dates, and people who help shape our lives
wants and needs, goods and services, that are used to meet hu…
a ruling body of people who work to make the laws which gover…
location, place, and maps that interact with people in the wo…
History
times, years, dates, and people who help shape our lives
Economics
wants and needs, goods and services, that are used to meet hu…
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Social Studies Geography
What is a globe?
What are the 7 continents?
What are the 4 oceans?
How many hemispheres are there?
a small model of the Earth
North America, South America, Asia, Africa, Australia, Europe…
Atlantic, Pacific, Indian, Arctic
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What is a globe?
a small model of the Earth
What are the 7 continents?
North America, South America, Asia, Africa, Australia, Europe…
Social Studies Geography
compass rose
line of latitude
line of longitude
absolute location
a symbol that shows the main directions on a map
an imaginary line that runs east-west around Earth
an imaginary line that runs from the North Pole to the South…
the exact or near exact location of a place on Earth using de…
compass rose
a symbol that shows the main directions on a map
line of latitude
an imaginary line that runs east-west around Earth
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Social Studies 8 Industrialization
Industrialization
Alexander Graham Bell
Andrew Carnegie
Assembly Line
The development of industries for the machine production of g…
He was an American inventor who was responsible for developin…
Scottish born immigrant, built a steel mill empire; US STEEL
In a factory, an arrangement where a product is moved from wo…
Industrialization
The development of industries for the machine production of g…
Alexander Graham Bell
He was an American inventor who was responsible for developin…
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Social Studies World Geography
Prime Meridian
Equator
Absolute Location
Hemisphere
Prime Meridian
Equator
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2nd yr Population Studies Junior Geography Ch. 8 Social Geography
Population Cycle
Population Density
Urban area
Rural area
How births and deaths rates change over time
The average number of people living in a square kilometre
City- high density
Country -low density
Population Cycle
How births and deaths rates change over time
Population Density
The average number of people living in a square kilometre
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MTTC Social Studies: Geography
Altitude
Analemma
Archipelago
Atoll
The height of an area measured from sea level
The figure 8 of the suns angle on the earth though out the wo…
Group or chain of islands clustered in a sea or ocean
A Ring or partial ring that forms and island in the ocean or…
Altitude
The height of an area measured from sea level
Analemma
The figure 8 of the suns angle on the earth though out the wo…
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The 8 Strands of Social Studies and the 5 Themes of Geography
History
Culture
Citizenship
Geography
The study of the recorded past which impacts members of a soc…
A basic way of life which is shared by members of a specific…
A status given to individuals as a result of residence or ach…
The study of the earth and the ways that people interact with…
History
The study of the recorded past which impacts members of a soc…
Culture
A basic way of life which is shared by members of a specific…
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Social Studies 8-Midterm Review
13th Amendment
14th Amendment
15th Amendment
Sharecropping
Abolished slavery. First of three "Reconstruction Amendments"…
Made all persons born or naturalized in the United States-inc…
Gave African American men the right to vote
A system used on southern farms after the Civil War in which…
13th Amendment
Abolished slavery. First of three "Reconstruction Amendments"…
14th Amendment
Made all persons born or naturalized in the United States-inc…
Social Studies Geography Vocabulary
Pinetops
North Carolina
North America
Edgecombe County
Our school is located in this town.
We live in this state.
The continent that we live on.
The city of Pinetops is located in this county.
Pinetops
Our school is located in this town.
North Carolina
We live in this state.
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6G Social Studies Geography Review
physical map
political map
longitude
latitude
shows landforms such as mountains, plains, rivers and other p…
shows units such as countries, states and towns
imaginary lines that measures EAST -WEST distances
imaging lines that measures NORTH-SOUTH distances
physical map
shows landforms such as mountains, plains, rivers and other p…
political map
shows units such as countries, states and towns
Social Studies Praxis - Geography
Base Maps
Base Maps
Topographic Maps
Thematic Maps
___________ maps are created from aerial surveys.
Serve as the starting point for topographic and thematic maps.
Show the natural and human made surface features of the earth…
Use a base of topographic map as the foundation for showing d…
Base Maps
___________ maps are created from aerial surveys.
Base Maps
Serve as the starting point for topographic and thematic maps.
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Social Studies - Geography
Five (5) Themes of Geography
Region
Movement
Place
Movement... Region... Human-Environment Interaction... Location... Place
A group of places that have common characteristics
Explains how people, animals, products and ideas move from on…
Physical Characteristics: ... Landforms, bodies of water, ecosys…
Five (5) Themes of Geography
Movement... Region... Human-Environment Interaction... Location... Place
Region
A group of places that have common characteristics
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Social Studies Chapter 1 Geography
Geography
Geographer
Natural Resource
Map
Study of the earth
a person who studies the regions of the earth, including the…
Raw materials supplied by nature that come from the earth, th…
A two-dimensional, or flat, representation of Earth's surface…
Geography
Study of the earth
Geographer
a person who studies the regions of the earth, including the…
Social Studies Geography Vocabulary
geography
latitude
Equator
hemisphere
the study of the Earth and its peoples, places, and environme…
the lines on a map that run east to west; they measure the di…
the starting point for measuring latitude
each half of Earth
geography
the study of the Earth and its peoples, places, and environme…
latitude
the lines on a map that run east to west; they measure the di…
social studies- geography
Geography
Climate
Globe
Latitude
The study of the earth
The type of weather over generation
a round model of the Earth
An imaginary line around the Earth parallel to the equator
Geography
The study of the earth
Climate
The type of weather over generation
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Social Studies Geography
region
plain
tundra
arid
an area that shares a common characteristic
a large area of flat land
a vast treeless plain near the Arctic Circle where the subsoi…
an area that is very dry and without enough rain for plants
region
an area that shares a common characteristic
plain
a large area of flat land
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Social Studies: American Geography
America
Geography
State
Capitol
A country made up of 50 states
where places are in the world
Places in America that are different, but altogether they bec…
The city in a state or a country where the government is
America
A country made up of 50 states
Geography
where places are in the world
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Social Studies-Geography
Geography
Geographers
environment
Artifacts
the study of the physical features of the earth and its atmos…
study the earth's surface and its impact on humans. They ofte…
the physical surroundings in which plants, animals, and human…
An object made by humans that was used for cultural or histor…
Geography
the study of the physical features of the earth and its atmos…
Geographers
study the earth's surface and its impact on humans. They ofte…
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Social studies Gr 8 world geography
What is NAFTA?
how many soldiers died in world war l
When did world war 2 ended
When did the Great Depression begin
Northern American free trade agreement trading bloc between t…
6 million
1945
1930s
What is NAFTA?
Northern American free trade agreement trading bloc between t…
how many soldiers died in world war l
6 million
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Social Studies Geography Vocabulary
climate
continent
region
equator
Seasonal pattern of weather conditions in an area over many y…
Large land mass
A place with similar charac... A territory that encompasses many…
An imaginary line around the Earth forming the great circle t…
climate
Seasonal pattern of weather conditions in an area over many y…
continent
Large land mass
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