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World Geography South America Countries
Brazil
Bolivia
Peru
Venezuela
Brasilia
La Paz, Sucre
Lima
Caracas
Brazil
Brasilia
Bolivia
La Paz, Sucre
32 terms
World Geography USA South
Texas
Texas
Oklahoma
Oklahoma
Austin
Oklahoma City
Texas
Austin
Texas
19 terms
South Asia (World Geography)
Pakistan
India
Nepal
Bhutan
Pakistan
India
22 terms
South Asia (World Geography)
Pakistan
India
Nepal
Bhutan
Pakistan
India
36 terms
South Asia World Geography
Himalaya mountains
mount everest
indus river
ganges river
A river in South Asia that flows from the Himalayas to the Ar…
Located in India, this river is considered sacred to Hindus a…
Himalaya mountains
mount everest
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World Geography South America Capitals
Guatemala
Colombia
Argentina
Peru
Guatemala City
Bogota
Buenos Aires
Lima
Guatemala
Guatemala City
Colombia
Bogota
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World Geography- South Asia
Archipelago
Atoll
Alluvial Plain
Vedas
a chain, or cluster of islands.
circular shaped coral islands that enclose a lagoon.
flat lands near a river where nutrient rich soil is deposited…
Hindu holy book. Comes from a variety of old writings.
Archipelago
a chain, or cluster of islands.
Atoll
circular shaped coral islands that enclose a lagoon.
39 terms
World Geography South Asia
What is a subcontinent?
What two tectonic plates were forced t…
What mountain is the highest point in…
What two mountains other than Mount Ev…
A large landmass, slightly smaller than a continent
Indian and Eurasian Tectonic Plates
Mt. Everest; The Himalayas
Hindu Kush and Karakoram
What is a subcontinent?
A large landmass, slightly smaller than a continent
What two tectonic plates were forced t…
Indian and Eurasian Tectonic Plates
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World Geography South America
Brazil
Bolivia
Peru
Venezuela
Brasilia
La Paz, Sucre
Lima
Caracas
Brazil
Brasilia
Bolivia
La Paz, Sucre
25 terms
World geography, south and central america
Brazil, Brasilia
French guiana
Suriname, Paramaribo
Guyana, Georgetown
Brazil, Brasilia
French guiana
61 terms
World Geography: South America
Latitudinal Span
Altiplanos
Inca
Land Alienation
longest realm north to south
migrants that live in high altitude valleys of the Andes Moun…
Made up of expert builders, farmers, herders, manufacturers,…
One society or culture group taking land from another.
Latitudinal Span
longest realm north to south
Altiplanos
migrants that live in high altitude valleys of the Andes Moun…
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World Geography - South America
Mexico City
Havana
Caracas
Bogota
Capital of Mexico
Capital of Cuba
Capital of Venezuela
Capital of Colombia
Mexico City
Capital of Mexico
Havana
Capital of Cuba
21 terms
World Geography South America
Guatemala
Colombia
Argentina
Peru
Guatemala City
Bogota
Buenos Aires
Lima
Guatemala
Guatemala City
Colombia
Bogota
33 terms
World Geography: South America
What countries are in the northern tro…
What type of climate do all of the nor…
What is in the northern tropics that h…
What language does the country guyana…
french guiana, suriname, guyana, venezuela, colombia
a tropical wet climate
rainforests
english
What countries are in the northern tro…
french guiana, suriname, guyana, venezuela, colombia
What type of climate do all of the nor…
a tropical wet climate
89 terms
World Geography South Asia RG
Why is South Asia sometimes called a s…
What two mountain ranges resulted from…
What two tectonic plates were involved…
What caused the formation of mountain…
It is a large landmass, but it is smaller than a continent.
Himalayas and the Hindu Kush
Indian plate and Eurasian plate
The gradual collision of two large tectonic plates forcing th…
Why is South Asia sometimes called a s…
It is a large landmass, but it is smaller than a continent.
What two mountain ranges resulted from…
Himalayas and the Hindu Kush
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Hogan world geography: Africa south of the sahara map
Mauritania
Mali
Niger
Chad
Mauritania
Mali
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World Geography South America
Shaped the culture of South America
Suriname is
Great civilization that built in harsh…
Inca's civilization capital was
Native peoples and Spanish
Dutch speaking
Inca civilization
Cuzco
Shaped the culture of South America
Native peoples and Spanish
Suriname is
Dutch speaking
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south asia world geography
atoll
ganges
archipelago
hinduism
An___________ is an island that is a low-lying top of a subme…
Thousands of Hindu pilgrims gather at daybreak along the bank…
An ________________ is a group of islands that sometimes form…
______________ is the religion of most people who live in Ind…
atoll
An___________ is an island that is a low-lying top of a subme…
ganges
Thousands of Hindu pilgrims gather at daybreak along the bank…
28 terms
World Geography South America
Gauchos
Gasohol
Samba
Escarpment
cowboys who herd cattle (live in the pampas)
mix of gasoline and ethanol; made from Brazil's sugar cane
Brazil's national dance
a steep cliff between two level areas at different heights
Gauchos
cowboys who herd cattle (live in the pampas)
Gasohol
mix of gasoline and ethanol; made from Brazil's sugar cane
26 terms
World Geography South America
Southern hemisphere
4th largest continent
Amazon Basin
Amazon River
Which Hemisphere is South America located in? The Northern, E…
Is South America the 1st largest continent, 2nd largest conti…
An area central of South America which is highly populated. I…
The _____ ____ Begins in the Andes Mountians and runs through…
Southern hemisphere
Which Hemisphere is South America located in? The Northern, E…
4th largest continent
Is South America the 1st largest continent, 2nd largest conti…
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World Geography South America
Capital of Colombia
Gem/Jewel from Colombia
Traditional national sport of Colombia
Name of most colorful river, found in…
Bogota
emerald
Tejo
Cano Cristales/ The liquid rainbow
Capital of Colombia
Bogota
Gem/Jewel from Colombia
emerald
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World Geography South Asia
What is the highest mountain range in…
What country is also an island?
What was Sri Lanka known has before it…
How many islands make up the Maldives?
Himalayas
Sri Lanka
Ceylon
1,190 islands formed from coral
What is the highest mountain range in…
Himalayas
What country is also an island?
Sri Lanka
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WORLD GEOGRAPHY SOUTH AFRICA
African countries ha low GDP's because?
The US decided not to intervene in Rwa…
The groups having a conflict in Darfur…
Birth Rates in Africa are higher in Af…
Civil wars and conflict are spread throughout the continent.
The US lost troops in Somalia and didn't want to get embarras…
The Arab government and the citizens pf Darfur
Children are also workers that can contribute income to their…
African countries ha low GDP's because?
Civil wars and conflict are spread throughout the continent.
The US decided not to intervene in Rwa…
The US lost troops in Somalia and didn't want to get embarras…
20 terms
World Geography South Asia Vocab
subcontinent
archipelago
monsoon
cyclone
A landmass that is like a continent, only smaller, such as So…
A set of closely grouped islands.
A seasonal wind, especially in South Asia.
A violent storm with fierce winds and heavy rain; the most ex…
subcontinent
A landmass that is like a continent, only smaller, such as So…
archipelago
A set of closely grouped islands.
45 terms
World Geography: South America
How has physical geography determined…
How does El Nino affect climate?
How did Spain benefit from mercantilism?
Where do most Brazilians live?
People tend to settle in places where they can farm and in co…
It affects climate because it heats up water on the coastline…
They benefitted because the people paid a lot, and if the fin…
They mostly live on the coastline and in cities.
How has physical geography determined…
People tend to settle in places where they can farm and in co…
How does El Nino affect climate?
It affects climate because it heats up water on the coastline…
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World Geography- South Asia
What are the major landform configurat…
What is significant about the Northern…
What is significant about the Indus-Ga…
What is significant about the Peninsul…
Northern Mountains (Himalayas, Hindu Kush)... Indus-Ganges-Brahm…
Barrier to human interaction (India-China)... Climatic barrier t…
Alluvial plains... Fertile soils... Densely populated
Deccan Plateau... -consistent soil fertility... -unreliable water s…
What are the major landform configurat…
Northern Mountains (Himalayas, Hindu Kush)... Indus-Ganges-Brahm…
What is significant about the Northern…
Barrier to human interaction (India-China)... Climatic barrier t…
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World Regional Geography South Asia
British East India Company
caste system
cyclone
dalits
private trade organization with its own army that acted as an…
complex division of South Asian society into different hierar…
large storm, marked by well-defined air circulation around a…
the so-called untouchable population of India; people often c…
British East India Company
private trade organization with its own army that acted as an…
caste system
complex division of South Asian society into different hierar…
20 terms
World geography South America
If you flew due south from Chicago whi…
What percentage of the worlds coffee b…
What scientists made the Galápagos Isl…
Where are the Falkland Islands
None
45%
Charles Darwin
In the Atlantic Ocean about 275 miles off the coast of Argent…
If you flew due south from Chicago whi…
None
What percentage of the worlds coffee b…
45%
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Chapter 24 World Geography Vocabulary South Asia
Himalaya Mountains
Subcontinent
Alluvial plain
Archipelago
A mountain range in South Asia that includes Mount Everest, t…
A large landmass that is smaller than a continent
an area of fertile soil deposited by river floodwaters
A group of islands
Himalaya Mountains
A mountain range in South Asia that includes Mount Everest, t…
Subcontinent
A large landmass that is smaller than a continent
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World Geography South Asia Vocab
Alluvial Plain
Subcontinent
Archipelago
Atoll
Land that is rich farmland, composed of clay, silt, sand, or…
A landmass that is like a continent, only smaller, such as So…
A set of closely grouped islands.
A ringlike coral island or string of small islands surroundin…
Alluvial Plain
Land that is rich farmland, composed of clay, silt, sand, or…
Subcontinent
A landmass that is like a continent, only smaller, such as So…
26 terms
World Geography map of South America
Venezuela
Colombia
Ecuador
Peru
Venezuela
Colombia
13 terms
World Geography South America
Brazil
Columbia
Ecuador
Bolivia
Brasilia
Bogota
Quito
Sucre and La Paz
Brazil
Brasilia
Columbia
Bogota
13 terms
World Geography South America
Bogotá
Asunciòn
Brasília
Buenos Aires
Columbia
Paraguay
Brazil
Argentina
Bogotá
Columbia
Asunciòn
Paraguay
47 terms
World Geography: South Asia/
The capitol of Bangladesh
Sprawling megalopolis containing the O…
Thriving port city on the Ganges River
Capitol of Pakistan
Dhaka
Delhi
Calcutta
Islamabad
The capitol of Bangladesh
Dhaka
Sprawling megalopolis containing the O…
Delhi
11 terms
World Geography South Africa
AFRIKAANS
DUTCH
1950
1910
MIXED DUTCH WHITE AND SPEAKS 11 LANGUAGES
CHRISTIANS AND VERY RACIST
RESISTANCES BEGINS
Afrikaners DOMINATE THE GOVERNMENT
AFRIKAANS
MIXED DUTCH WHITE AND SPEAKS 11 LANGUAGES
DUTCH
CHRISTIANS AND VERY RACIST
World Geography--South America
Amazon basin
Canopy
Favelas
Brazilwood
All the land drained by the Amazon river
The upper leaves of rain forest trees
Brazilian slum
Wood that produces in a red dye
Amazon basin
All the land drained by the Amazon river
Canopy
The upper leaves of rain forest trees
World Geography South America
Andes Mountains
llanos
Amazon River
Push and Pull factors
Mountain ranges that run along the pacific coast, and goes th…
vast expanse of plains in the interior of Brazil
flows 4,000 miles through south america from east to west and…
work in moving pheasants and farmers from their land to the c…
Andes Mountains
Mountain ranges that run along the pacific coast, and goes th…
llanos
vast expanse of plains in the interior of Brazil
8 terms
WORLD GEOGRAPHY- SOUTH ASIA
ghandi
green revolution
muslims
caste system
a peaceful leader, didn't believe in violence
increased crop fields, technology, farming
chose to form their own country called east and west Pakistan…
strict social and religious order
ghandi
a peaceful leader, didn't believe in violence
green revolution
increased crop fields, technology, farming
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WORLD GEOGRAPHY- SOUTH ASIA
ghandi
green revolution
muslims
caste system
a peaceful leader, didn't believe in violence
increased crop fields, technology, farming
chose to form their own country called east and west Pakistan…
strict social and religious order
ghandi
a peaceful leader, didn't believe in violence
green revolution
increased crop fields, technology, farming
23 terms
World Geography: South Asia
Himalayan Mountains
Mt. Everest
Subcontinent
Hindu Kush
Tallest mountain range in India and Southern Asia
The world's tallest mountain.
An area of land that is separated from the main continent by…
Separate Pakistan from India and Afghanistan.
Himalayan Mountains
Tallest mountain range in India and Southern Asia
Mt. Everest
The world's tallest mountain.
11 terms
World Geography South East Asia
plateau
ASEAN (Association of ... Southeast Asi…
batik
commercial agriculture
elevated plain
a geo-political and economic organization of 10 countries loc…
a cloth that traditionally uses a manual wax-resist dyeing te…
growing food for sale in markets
plateau
elevated plain
ASEAN (Association of ... Southeast Asi…
a geo-political and economic organization of 10 countries loc…
20 terms
World Geography (south, Midwest)
Virginia
North Carolina
South Carolina
Georgia
Richmond
Raleigh
Columbia
Atlanta
Virginia
Richmond
North Carolina
Raleigh
50 terms
world geography south america
andes mountain
Atacama desert
angel falls
amazon river
longest mountain chain in
driest desert in the world in north chile
highest waterfall in the world in Venezuela
largest river in the world in brazil
andes mountain
longest mountain chain in
Atacama desert
driest desert in the world in north chile
44 terms
World Geography East and South Asia
China
Beijing
Mongolia
Ulaanbaatar
Beijing
Ulaanbaatar
China
Beijing
Beijing
15 terms
World geography south asia
Muhammad
Himalaya mountains
Bangladesh
Dome of rock
Who do Islamic people BELEIVE in?
Where do the Ganges river begin?
Where is the Feni river located?
Where do Muslims believe Muhammad rose to heaven?
Muhammad
Who do Islamic people BELEIVE in?
Himalaya mountains
Where do the Ganges river begin?
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World Geography South America
Mulattoes
Bauxite
Llanos
Cordilleras
people of mixed African and other ancestry
a mineral used in making aluminum
a grassy plain
parallel mountain ranges
Mulattoes
people of mixed African and other ancestry
Bauxite
a mineral used in making aluminum
31 terms
World Geography South America
Identify the 5 regions of South America
Explain the significance of the Line o…
Identify the largest lake in South Ame…
Define tepuis and identify the country…
Gran Chaco, Patagonia, The Llanos, The Pampas, and Tierra del…
Spain could clam and country to the west and Portugal could c…
Maracaibo Lake - Venezuela
Blocked shaped mountains. Seen in Guyana.
Identify the 5 regions of South America
Gran Chaco, Patagonia, The Llanos, The Pampas, and Tierra del…
Explain the significance of the Line o…
Spain could clam and country to the west and Portugal could c…
13 terms
World Geography- South America
Argentina
Bolivia
Brazil
Chile
Buenos Aires
Sucre/La Paz
Brasilia
Santiago
Argentina
Buenos Aires
Bolivia
Sucre/La Paz
21 terms
World Geography South Asia
Subcontinent
Dharma
sadhu
Alluvial plain
A landmass that is like a continent, only smaller, such as So…
a certain moral duty for a certain caste group.
a ascetic holy man, especially a monk.
Land that is rich farmland, composed of clay, silt, sand, or…
Subcontinent
A landmass that is like a continent, only smaller, such as So…
Dharma
a certain moral duty for a certain caste group.
62 terms
World Geography South Asia
Himalaya
Mount Everest
Ganges River
Ganges River
Largest mountain range in altitude and land area
Largest mountain located in world
River that is sacred of Hindu religion.
World's largest river delta
Himalaya
Largest mountain range in altitude and land area
Mount Everest
Largest mountain located in world
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