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14 terms
Southwest
Adobe
pueblo
arid
savanna
A type of mud brick
means village in spanish
dry but not a dessert
a grassy plain
Adobe
A type of mud brick
pueblo
means village in spanish
8 terms
southwest
texas
austin
new mexico
santa fe
Lone Star State
Capital of Texas
NM
capital of the state of New Mexico
texas
Lone Star State
austin
Capital of Texas
11 terms
Southwest
Hogan
Pueblo
Clothing
Breechcloth
Made of adobe (clay and grass mix)... Wooden poles for frame... Hol…
Made of adobe... built on side of cliff or in a cave... 4-5 stories…
Made from woven plants and thread... Created tunics and blankets…
Piece of cloth tucked into a belt (men)
Hogan
Made of adobe (clay and grass mix)... Wooden poles for frame... Hol…
Pueblo
Made of adobe... built on side of cliff or in a cave... 4-5 stories…
Southwest
Southwest States
mesa
butte
rain shadow
Texas, New Mexico, Arizona, and Oklahoma
a hill with a flat top and steep sides
a steep hill of rock with a flat top like a mesa, but smaller
the dry side of a mountain
Southwest States
Texas, New Mexico, Arizona, and Oklahoma
mesa
a hill with a flat top and steep sides
10 terms
Southwest
Anasazis
Pueblo
Village Council
drought
"ancient ones", ancestors of the Pueblo Indians
name of the village; also the 2 story buildings they lived in
the group that represented each village in government
a period with no rain
Anasazis
"ancient ones", ancestors of the Pueblo Indians
Pueblo
name of the village; also the 2 story buildings they lived in
12 terms
Southwest
Arizona
New Mexico
Texas
Oklahoma
What state is this?
What state is this?
What state is this?
What state is this?
Arizona
What state is this?
New Mexico
What state is this?
14 terms
southwest
cattle
herd
herding
livestock
A group of organisms that are classified as "farm animals", a…
a group of cattle or sheep or other domestic mammals all of t…
Gathering cattle.
Domesticated animals such as cows, sheep, and poultry that ar…
cattle
A group of organisms that are classified as "farm animals", a…
herd
a group of cattle or sheep or other domestic mammals all of t…
8 terms
Southwest
southwest
adobe
pueblos
desert
cultural region
sun baked clay
villages made of adobe apartments
area with little water and few plants
southwest
cultural region
adobe
sun baked clay
40 terms
southwest
Monument Valley
Monument Valley
Monument Valley
mesas
home of the navajo
part of navajo indian reservation
western movies and commericals shot here
flat topped hill
Monument Valley
home of the navajo
Monument Valley
part of navajo indian reservation
25 terms
Southwest
What feature covers much of Arizona an…
Sudden heavy rain
Which feature of the SW is created by…
Which term describes a person who move…
deserts
cloudburst
arroyos
nomad
What feature covers much of Arizona an…
deserts
Sudden heavy rain
cloudburst
Southwest
Cak
Alb
Abq
Ama
Akron/canton
Albany
Albuquerque
Amarillo
Cak
Akron/canton
Alb
Albany
95 terms
Southwest
ABQ
ALB
AMA
ATL
Albuquerque,NM
Albany, NY
Amarillo TX
Atlanta, GA
ABQ
Albuquerque,NM
ALB
Albany, NY
5 terms
Southwest
Sw tribes
Sw natural resources
Nw Homes
Nw food
Hopi,Navajo
Cotton,wool,corn,sheep,clay,grasses,trees
Pueblo ,hogon
Animals, corn,beans,squash
Sw tribes
Hopi,Navajo
Sw natural resources
Cotton,wool,corn,sheep,clay,grasses,trees
Southwest
ABQ
ALB
AMA
ATL
Albuquerque, NM ALBUQUERQUE INT SUNPORT AP
Albany,NY ALBANY INT AP
Amarillo, TX RICK HUSBAND AMARILLO INT AP
Atlanta, GA HARTSFIELD-JACKSON ATLANTA INT AP
ABQ
Albuquerque, NM ALBUQUERQUE INT SUNPORT AP
ALB
Albany,NY ALBANY INT AP
The Southwest
region
culture
tradition
sagebrush
an area, such as a group of states, with something in common
a way of life
customs, values and beliefs passed from generation to generat…
a desert bush
region
an area, such as a group of states, with something in common
culture
a way of life
Southwest
reservior
irrigation
mesa
cloud burst
a human made lake
bringing water to dry places
hill with a flat top and steep sides
a sudden heavy rain
reservior
a human made lake
irrigation
bringing water to dry places
28 terms
Southwest
swamp
savanna
hurricane
mineral
a low area of land that is covered by water at least part of…
a flat grassland
a storm, with heavy rains and high winds that develop
a natural material found in rock
swamp
a low area of land that is covered by water at least part of…
savanna
a flat grassland
Southwest
Natural resources
Industries
Tourism
Geographical
Coal, oil, gold, silver
Mining, farming, meat-packing
Grand Canyon, Mountains
Plains, forests, mountains, gulf of Mexico
Natural resources
Coal, oil, gold, silver
Industries
Mining, farming, meat-packing
10 terms
Southwest
Austin
Oklahoma City
Pheonix
Santa Fe
Texas
Oklahoma
Arizona
New Mexico
Austin
Texas
Oklahoma City
Oklahoma
16 terms
Southwest
crude oil
drought
resources
latitude
english
...
...
...
crude oil
english
drought
...
southwest
Colorado river
deserts
Rio Grande River
reservoirs
flows into gulf of California... tributaries- rivers that join l…
a place with very little rain fall
natural border between Texas, and Mexico
manmade land feature to store water
Colorado river
flows into gulf of California... tributaries- rivers that join l…
deserts
a place with very little rain fall
Southwest
They had a lot of rain in the winters…
They had tomatoes, sunflower seeds, po…
They decorated their clothing using th…
The men hunted animals and the women c…
What was the Weather Like?
What Foods did they eat?
What did the people do on their own time?
What did the men do? What did the women do?
They had a lot of rain in the winters…
What was the Weather Like?
They had tomatoes, sunflower seeds, po…
What Foods did they eat?
Southwest
mesas
desert
adapt
aqueduct
A flat-topped hill
An area of land that receives very little rain
To change or to fit new conditions
A pipe or canal for carrying a large quantity of water
mesas
A flat-topped hill
desert
An area of land that receives very little rain
8 terms
southwest
mesa
butte
rain shadow
cloudburst
a hill with a flat top and steep sides
a small steep hill of rock with a flat top
the drier side of the mountains
a sudden,heavy rain
mesa
a hill with a flat top and steep sides
butte
a small steep hill of rock with a flat top
southwest
mesa
butte
rain shadow
cloudburst
a hill or small plateau with a flat top and steep sides
a steep, narrow hill or rock with a flat top, like a mesa, bu…
the drier side of a mountain
a sudden heavy rain
mesa
a hill or small plateau with a flat top and steep sides
butte
a steep, narrow hill or rock with a flat top, like a mesa, bu…
13 terms
Southwest
Phoenix
Santa Fe
Austin
Oklahoma City
Arizona
New Mexico
Texas
Oklahoma
Phoenix
Arizona
Santa Fe
New Mexico
7 terms
The Southwest
Grand Canyon
Garcia Lopez de Cardenas
Coronado
John Powel
...
First European to see Grand Canyon.
Leader of the first Europeans to see the Grand Canyon.
Explored the Colorado River by boat and the first to call 'it…
Grand Canyon
...
Garcia Lopez de Cardenas
First European to see Grand Canyon.
11 terms
Southwest
drought
irrigation
reservoir
conservation
a time when little or no rain falls
a way to bring water to dry land using water from another loc…
an area where water is stored for peoples use
the careful use of a resource
drought
a time when little or no rain falls
irrigation
a way to bring water to dry land using water from another loc…
8 terms
southwest
Austin
Oklahoma city
Santa Fe
phoenix
Texas
Oklahoma
New Mexico
Arizona
Austin
Texas
Oklahoma city
Oklahoma
11 terms
Southwest
drought
irrigation
reservoir
conservation
a time when little or no rain falls
a way to bring water to dry land, using water from another lo…
an area where water is stored for people's use
the careful use of a resource
drought
a time when little or no rain falls
irrigation
a way to bring water to dry land, using water from another lo…
10 terms
Southwest
mesa
desert
adapt
aqueduct
a flat-topped hill
an area of land that receives very little rain
to change in order to survive
a large pipe or canal for carrying a large quantity of water…
mesa
a flat-topped hill
desert
an area of land that receives very little rain
Southwest
This city was settled in a day
This city is home of the Alamo
A deep, steep sided, narrow valley tha…
A 25 story high and 1/3 of a mile wide…
Guthrie, Oklahoma
San Antonio
Grand Canyon
The Big Room (Carlsbad Caverns, New Mexico)
This city was settled in a day
Guthrie, Oklahoma
This city is home of the Alamo
San Antonio
26 terms
Southwest
The southwest region contains these de…
The Chihuahuan desert is the _____.
The southwest region consists of...
The eastern part of the Southwest regi…
Sonoran and Chihuahuan
largest desert in North AMerica
plains, canyons and plateaus.
plains.
The southwest region contains these de…
Sonoran and Chihuahuan
The Chihuahuan desert is the _____.
largest desert in North AMerica
12 terms
THE SOUTHWEST
Anasazi
astronaut
canyon
cattle
A Native American group that once lived in the Southwest
a person who travels into space
a deep cut in the ground, often carved by a river
oxen or cows raised on a ranch
Anasazi
A Native American group that once lived in the Southwest
astronaut
a person who travels into space
14 terms
The Southwest
adobe
climate
ecosystem
immigrants
bricks made of clay mixed with straw and dried in the sun
the usual weather in a place
a community of animals and plants interacting with their envi…
people who come from abroad to live permanently in a country
adobe
bricks made of clay mixed with straw and dried in the sun
climate
the usual weather in a place
21 terms
The Southwest
Well
Grand Canyon
Hydroelectric Plant
Oil
a deep hole in the Earth to get water, gas, or oil
a very large hole in Arizona. It is a landmark.
a place where workers make electricity from water dams.
a sticky liquid that is deep in the ground. This liquid makes…
Well
a deep hole in the Earth to get water, gas, or oil
Grand Canyon
a very large hole in Arizona. It is a landmark.
9 terms
Southwest
Arizona
New Mexico
Texas
Oklahoma
Phoenix, AZ
Santa Fe, NM
Austin, TX
Oklahoma City, OK
Arizona
Phoenix, AZ
New Mexico
Santa Fe, NM
5 terms
Southwest
1. Name several ways that people have…
2. Describe the Dust Bowl. How did it…
3. List 3 natural resources found in t…
4. How have Native Americans influence…
-There isn't a lot of water, so people need to conserve water…
-Dust Bowl: a drought, there were huge dust storms in the Gre…
gold, silver - jewelry... fertile soil - grass -> cows, sheep ->…
pueblos - Spanish word for village - homes built on the cliff…
1. Name several ways that people have…
-There isn't a lot of water, so people need to conserve water…
2. Describe the Dust Bowl. How did it…
-Dust Bowl: a drought, there were huge dust storms in the Gre…
23 terms
Southwest
Name the four Southwest states
Name the capitals for each state.
Write the abbreviation for each state.
What is the name of the climate of the…
...
...
...
...
Name the four Southwest states
...
Name the capitals for each state.
...
49 terms
Southwest
where is the southwest
three major southwest civilizations an…
what did the groups grow and what did…
what were the groups after they were h…
Anasazi, Mongollon, and Hohokam. These groups lived mostly in…
corn, squash, and beans ("Three Sisters"); allowed these grou…
they began to develop agriculture
where is the southwest
three major southwest civilizations an…
Anasazi, Mongollon, and Hohokam. These groups lived mostly in…
SOUTHWEST
What does water stored behind Hoover D…
How long ago was Hoover Dam built?
What is the United States most natural…
What is a cavern?
It goes threw aqueducts to farms and cities.
60 years ago
Grand Canyon
It's a large cave.
What does water stored behind Hoover D…
It goes threw aqueducts to farms and cities.
How long ago was Hoover Dam built?
60 years ago
7 terms
The Southwest
arid
canyon
carved
cliffs
dry
a valley with high steep sides, usually has a stream at the b…
engraved: sculpted: cut something
ledge: ridge: overhang on a hill or mountain
arid
dry
canyon
a valley with high steep sides, usually has a stream at the b…
7 terms
The Southwest
arid
canyon
carved
cliffs
dry; having very little rainfall
a narrow valley with high sides, steep sides, usually with a…
cut something
very steep, rocky slope
arid
dry; having very little rainfall
canyon
a narrow valley with high sides, steep sides, usually with a…
7 terms
The Southwest
arid
canyon
carved
cliffs
dry; having very little rainfall
a narrow valley with high sides, steep sides, usually with a…
cut something
very steep, rocky slope
arid
dry; having very little rainfall
canyon
a narrow valley with high sides, steep sides, usually with a…
Southwest
kiva
kachina
hogan
Pueblo
underground rooms used for religious ceremonies.
The living spirits of an ancestor.
Dome-shaped Navajo dwellings made with log or stick frames an…
Spanish word meaning "village". Also a Hopi style apartment h…
kiva
underground rooms used for religious ceremonies.
kachina
The living spirits of an ancestor.
Southwest
Texas
Oklahoma
Kansas
Colorado
Texas
Oklahoma
7 terms
The Southwest
Mesa
Butte
Commercial oil
Aerospace
A hill with a flat top and steep sides
A steep hill of rock with a flat top,like a mesa... but smaller
oil that was to be sold
the building of aircraft and equipment for air and space... travel
Mesa
A hill with a flat top and steep sides
Butte
A steep hill of rock with a flat top,like a mesa... but smaller
9 terms
The Southwest
Austin
Santa Fe
Phoenix
Oklahoma City
Texas
New Mexico
Arizona
Oklahoma
Austin
Texas
Santa Fe
New Mexico
The Southwest
adobe
Alamo
Anasazi
arid
kind of brick that is made out of mud
a Spanish mission located in San Antonio, Texas
ancient Native Americans who lived in and around the Grand Ca…
dry; very little water
adobe
kind of brick that is made out of mud
Alamo
a Spanish mission located in San Antonio, Texas
15 terms
Southwest
Yuma and Mohave
Maricopa
Papago
Pima
Southwest
Southwest
Southwest
Southwest
Yuma and Mohave
Southwest
Maricopa
Southwest
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