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Social Studies- Geography Chapter 3
symbols
map key
compass rose
urban
pictures or letters that represent an object
tells what symbols mean
shows the directions north, east, south, and west
a place with many tall buildings and lots of people
symbols
pictures or letters that represent an object
map key
tells what symbols mean
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Social Studies: Chapter 3 Our Physical Geography
geographic tool
continent
hemisphere
equator
a tool that tells where a place is and what it looks like
one of the seven large land areas on Earth
half of the globe when it is divided into either northern and…
on a map or globe , a line that appears halfway between the N…
geographic tool
a tool that tells where a place is and what it looks like
continent
one of the seven large land areas on Earth
Social Studies Geography Chapter 3 (4th)
agriculture
fall line
floodplain
foothills
business of crops and raising animals
a line that can't be seen that has rapids and waterfalls
a low flat land next to a river that might be underwater duri…
a hilly region at the base of a mountain range
agriculture
business of crops and raising animals
fall line
a line that can't be seen that has rapids and waterfalls
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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.
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Sage: Social Studies: Chapter 3 Our Physical Geography
geographic tool
continent
hemisphere
equator
a tool that tells where a place is and what it looks like
one of the seven large land areas on Earth
half of the globe when it is divided into either northern and…
on a map or globe , a line that appears halfway between the N…
geographic tool
a tool that tells where a place is and what it looks like
continent
one of the seven large land areas on Earth
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Social Studies Chapter 3 Our Physical Geography
geographic tools
continents
hemsphere
equator
things that can tell us where a place is and what it might lo…
largest land areas, there are 7
half of the Earth
an imaginary line that is halfway between the North Pole and…
geographic tools
things that can tell us where a place is and what it might lo…
continents
largest land areas, there are 7
Social Studies Chapter 3 -Our Physical Geography
Equator
Continent
Ecosystem
Erosion
an imaginary line that divides the world in the northern hemi…
a large land area on the Earth
all the plants, animals, land, water, and climate of an area.
the wearing away of the earth's surface
Equator
an imaginary line that divides the world in the northern hemi…
Continent
a large land area on the Earth
Social Studies: Chapter 3 Human Geography Test
demographer
Examples of pull factors
Examples of natural resources
external migration
someone who studies the characteristics of populations
a person moving for a better location, a person moving to get…
forest, fresh water, mineral deposits
when people move from one country to another country
demographer
someone who studies the characteristics of populations
Examples of pull factors
a person moving for a better location, a person moving to get…
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Social Studies Chapter 3 - Geography
PHYSICAL FEATURE
NATURAL RESOURCE
ENVIRONMENT
HUMAN FEATURE
a feature found in nature, such as weather, plant life, water…
an item from nature that people can use, such as trees, water…
the physical and human features of a place
a feature such as a building, bridge, or road, that people ad…
PHYSICAL FEATURE
a feature found in nature, such as weather, plant life, water…
NATURAL RESOURCE
an item from nature that people can use, such as trees, water…
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Chapter 3-1 Social Studies, Physical Geography
Erosion
Weather
Precipitation
Vegetation
The process of the wearing and washing away of Earth's soil
The state of the atmosphere near Earth at a given time
Moisture, such as rain and snow
Made up of trees, shrubs, and other plants
Erosion
The process of the wearing and washing away of Earth's soil
Weather
The state of the atmosphere near Earth at a given time
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Social Studies Geography Chapter 3
Valley
Plateau
Isthmus
Delta
An area of low land usually between hills or mountains
An area of flat or rolling land at a high elevation, about 30…
A narrow stretch of land connecting two larger land areas.
Flat, low-lying land built up from soil carried downstream by…
Valley
An area of low land usually between hills or mountains
Plateau
An area of flat or rolling land at a high elevation, about 30…
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Social Studies Chapter 3: Geography Concepts
What terms describe the water cycle?
conservation
List examples of renewable resources.
List examples of non-renewable resourc…
condensation, evaporation, precipitation
managing our natural resources wisely
air, coal, water
gold, iron ore, sand
What terms describe the water cycle?
condensation, evaporation, precipitation
conservation
managing our natural resources wisely
Social studies chapter 3.1: the geography of the Nile
Cataract
Delta
Silt
Nubia
A large waterfall any strong flood or rush of water.
A plain at the mouth if a river, formed where flowing water d…
Fine soil found at the bottom of river
An ancient region in the Nile River Valley, now in Southern E…
Cataract
A large waterfall any strong flood or rush of water.
Delta
A plain at the mouth if a river, formed where flowing water d…
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Social Studies Chapter 3
settlement
epidemic
circumnavigate
expedition
A small community of people living in a new place.
An outbreak of disease that spreads quickly and affects many…
To sail completely around something.
A journey to achieve a goal.
settlement
A small community of people living in a new place.
epidemic
An outbreak of disease that spreads quickly and affects many…
Social Studies Regions Ch.3 Southeast Region Geography
source
Mississippi River
tributaries
river basin
the place where a river begins
one of the longest rivers in North America
any river that flows into a larger river
all the land that is drained by a river and its tributaries
source
the place where a river begins
Mississippi River
one of the longest rivers in North America
Chapter 3 Social Studies
Stone Age
Paleolithic Age
Neolithic Age
Domesticate
A period of time during which early humans made tools and wea…
Old Stone Age
New Stone Age
to tame; to bring animals under human control
Stone Age
A period of time during which early humans made tools and wea…
Paleolithic Age
Old Stone Age
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Social Studies Chapter 3: Our Physical Geography
Geographic Tool
Continent
Hemisphere
Equator
a tool that tells where a place is and what it looks like
one of the seven large land areas on Earth
half of the globe when it is divided into either northern and…
on a map or globe, a line that appears halfway between the No…
Geographic Tool
a tool that tells where a place is and what it looks like
Continent
one of the seven large land areas on Earth
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Social Studies-Chapter 3 Foundations of Geography
Population
Population Distribution
Demography
Birth Rate
All the inhabitants of a particular town, area or country
The pattern of where people live
The study of statistics such as births, deaths, income, or th…
The number of live births per thousand of population per year.
Population
All the inhabitants of a particular town, area or country
Population Distribution
The pattern of where people live
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Social Studies Chapter 3 Page 1 (geography)
In North of Africa:
In North/East Africa:
East Africa (below plateau)
South of Africa
Sahara Desert
Ethiopian Plateau
Mountains
Kalahari desert
In North of Africa:
Sahara Desert
In North/East Africa:
Ethiopian Plateau
12 terms
Chapter 3 Social Studies - Our Physical Geography
continent
hemisphere
equator
latitude
Earth's largest land areas
half the earth
an imaginary line that is halfway between the North Pole and…
imaginary lines that run east to west (the same direction as…
continent
Earth's largest land areas
hemisphere
half the earth
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Chapter 3 Social Studies words
African American
American Indian
Asian American
colony
someone who is an African immigrant or a descendant of someon…
someone who is a descendant of the first people to live in No…
someone who is an Asian immigrant or a descendant of an Asian…
a settlement that is ruled by another country
African American
someone who is an African immigrant or a descendant of someon…
American Indian
someone who is a descendant of the first people to live in No…
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Social Studies Chapter 3
geography
mountain range
plain
desert
A study of the earth and the ways people use it.
A group of mountians
A large area of grasslands
A region with very little rainfall and very few plants.
geography
A study of the earth and the ways people use it.
mountain range
A group of mountians
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Chapter 3: Geography of Western Canada (Social Studies 10)
What are the five principles that geog…
Explain places have a location
What is latitude?
What is longitude?
- places have a location... - " have a physical and cultural cha…
- ex. Winnipeg is located 49°N and 97°W... -- use of latitude an…
- celestial line that runs east and west... - measures the dista…
- celestial line that runs north and south... - measures the dis…
What are the five principles that geog…
- places have a location... - " have a physical and cultural cha…
Explain places have a location
- ex. Winnipeg is located 49°N and 97°W... -- use of latitude an…
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Social Studies chapter 3
extinct
artifact
history
band
the description of a family of plants or animals that has die…
object made by people who lived in the past often found and s…
the written story of the past
small group to which some Native Americans belonged
extinct
the description of a family of plants or animals that has die…
artifact
object made by people who lived in the past often found and s…
Social Studies Chapter 3
Coast
Human resources
Culture
Industry
Is land that borders an ocean
Are the Services, knowledge, skills,and intelligence that wor…
Is the way of Life of a particular Group of people
Is a business that makes goods in factories
Coast
Is land that borders an ocean
Human resources
Are the Services, knowledge, skills,and intelligence that wor…
Social Studies 6 Chapter 3, Section 1 "Geography of the Fertile Crescent"
Euphrates
Tigres
Fertile Crescent
silt
One of the two rivers that flowed through Mesopotamia.
One of the two rivers that flowed through Mesopotamia.
A large arc of rich farmland that included Mesopotamia.
a mixture of rich soil and tiny rocks
Euphrates
One of the two rivers that flowed through Mesopotamia.
Tigres
One of the two rivers that flowed through Mesopotamia.
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Social Studies chapter 3
Plymouth
Squanto
constitution
Fundamental Orders of Connecticut
the location where the Mayflower ship brought the Pilgrims to…
1. a Native American... 2. taught the Pilgrims how to grow corn,…
adopted plan of government
first written constitution in America
Plymouth
the location where the Mayflower ship brought the Pilgrims to…
Squanto
1. a Native American... 2. taught the Pilgrims how to grow corn,…
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Social Studies Chapter 3
technology
rural
urban
need
the use of science to solve everyday problems
area of small towns or farms
area of cities
something that a person must have to live
technology
the use of science to solve everyday problems
rural
area of small towns or farms
Chapter 3 Social Studies
delta
silt
papyrus
cataract
a triangular-shaped area of soil at the mouth of a river
a mixture of soil and small rocks
a plant that was used to make paper
a waterfall
delta
a triangular-shaped area of soil at the mouth of a river
silt
a mixture of soil and small rocks
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Social Studies: Chapter 3
Technology
Navigation
Expedition
Empire
The use of scientific knowledge and tools to make or do somet…
The science of planning and following a route.
A trip taken with the goal of exploring.
A collection of lands ruled by the nation that won control of…
Technology
The use of scientific knowledge and tools to make or do somet…
Navigation
The science of planning and following a route.
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Social Studies - Chapter 3
Tikal
corn
calendar
zero
The ancient Mayan city built 1800 years ago, with a populatio…
The Mayans main source of food.
Something the Mayans created to keep track of time.
Something the Mayans created as a placeholder in their calend…
Tikal
The ancient Mayan city built 1800 years ago, with a populatio…
corn
The Mayans main source of food.
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Social Studies - chapter 3
adapt
long house
wampum
pueblo
To learn to use your surroundings.
A home built by the Iroquois where ten or more families lived.
Beads made of pieces of shells.
A group of houses built by the Hopi.
adapt
To learn to use your surroundings.
long house
A home built by the Iroquois where ten or more families lived.
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Chapter 3 Social Studies
old stone age
new stone age
an area in southwest asia with rich soil
a neolithic town in central turkey
Define Paleolithic.
Define Neolithic.
Identify the fertile crescent.
identify catal hoyuk.
old stone age
Define Paleolithic.
new stone age
Define Neolithic.
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Social studies human and cultural geography chapter 3
Death rate
Birth rate
Famine
Population density
The number of deaths each yer per 1,000 people
The number of births each year per 1,000 people
Severe lack of food
Total population divided by the total land area
Death rate
The number of deaths each yer per 1,000 people
Birth rate
The number of births each year per 1,000 people
Social Studies Chapter 3 Vocabulary
reservation
Benjamin Singleton
Homestead Act
Gold Rush
area of land set aside for Native Americans
African American pioneer
law that offered free land willing to start new farms on the…
period when thousands of people went in search of gold
reservation
area of land set aside for Native Americans
Benjamin Singleton
African American pioneer
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Social Studies Chapter 3
technology
rural
urban
St. Louis, Missouri
the development and use of scientific knowledge to solve prac…
in small towns or farms
in the city
City in Missouri on the Mississippi River where a French trad…
technology
the development and use of scientific knowledge to solve prac…
rural
in small towns or farms
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Chapter 3 Social Studies
people who leave one country and move…
push pull theory
urbanization
cultural traits
Immigration
used to explain why people migrate or move from one place to…
the movement of people to cities usually for jobs
a groups skills, customs, religion, behaviors and beliefs
people who leave one country and move…
Immigration
push pull theory
used to explain why people migrate or move from one place to…
Social Studies Chapter 3: Our Physical Geography
Geographic Tool
Continent
Hemisphere
Equator
a tool that tells where a place is and what it looks like
one of the seven large land areas on Earth
half of the globe when it is divided into either northern and…
on a map or globe, a line that appears halfway between the No…
Geographic Tool
a tool that tells where a place is and what it looks like
Continent
one of the seven large land areas on Earth
13 terms
Social Studies: Chapter 3 vocabulary
coast
coastal plain
cape
bay
the lands that borders an ocean
the flat, level land along a coast
a point of land that sticks out into the water
a body of water partly surrounded by land but open to the sea
coast
the lands that borders an ocean
coastal plain
the flat, level land along a coast
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social studies chapter 3
humid tropical
savanna
desert
steppe
rainy all year round very warm
warm all year rainy and dry seasons
arid little vegitation and rain
10 to 20 inches of precipitation and can be called a prarie
humid tropical
rainy all year round very warm
savanna
warm all year rainy and dry seasons
Social Studies Chapter 3
Renaissance
printing press
King Ferdinand and Queen Isabella
Nina Pinta Santa Maria
the name of the time period in the 1400s in Europe marked by…
one of the most important inventions in the history of mankin…
the king and queen of Spain who funded Christopher Columbus's…
Christopher Columbus's expedition included 3 ships. What were…
Renaissance
the name of the time period in the 1400s in Europe marked by…
printing press
one of the most important inventions in the history of mankin…
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Chapter 3 Social Studies
canyon
bay
mesa
desert
A deep valley with very high, steep sides
A part of the ocean that is partly enclosed by the coast
A landform that looks like a high, flat table
A hot, dry environment that can be challenging to live in
canyon
A deep valley with very high, steep sides
bay
A part of the ocean that is partly enclosed by the coast
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Social Studies Chapter 3 Review
Clayton Antitrust Act
segregation
Woodrow Wilson
Sixteenth Amendment
An amendment, passed by the Congress in 1914, meant to furthe…
when people of different races, sexes, or religions are kept…
a US politician in the Democratic Party who was president of…
An amendment that allows the federal (United States) governme…
Clayton Antitrust Act
An amendment, passed by the Congress in 1914, meant to furthe…
segregation
when people of different races, sexes, or religions are kept…
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Chapter 3 Social Studies
Immigrant
push pull theory
urbanization
cultural traits
A person who comes into a country to live there.
theory of immigration says that the immigrants have factors i…
the movement of people to cities usually for jobs
a groups skills, customs, religion, behaviors and beliefs
Immigrant
A person who comes into a country to live there.
push pull theory
theory of immigration says that the immigrants have factors i…
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Casey 7 Social Studies Chapter 3 Geography Test
climate
leeward
weather
permafrost
long-term weather patterns for an area
the side of a mountain that does not get direct wind
condition of the atmosphere at one place and time
subsoil that never thaws
climate
long-term weather patterns for an area
leeward
the side of a mountain that does not get direct wind
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Social Studies Chapter 3
Renaissance
technology
navigation
spices, tea, silk
a time in Europe that was a time of great learning, science,…
scientific knowledge and tools
planning and following a route
goods merchants brought back from the Far East or Indies
Renaissance
a time in Europe that was a time of great learning, science,…
technology
scientific knowledge and tools
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Social Studies chapter 3
Monarch
class structure
drought
representative
ruler
the organization of people by their wealth and power
a long period without rain
a person chosen to act on behalf of others
Monarch
ruler
class structure
the organization of people by their wealth and power
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Social Studies - Chapter 3 Vocab
SCRIBE
CUNEIFORM
STYLUS
PICTOGRAPH
a person who specializes in writing and serves as a record ke…
an ancient writing system from the Sumerians made up of wedge…
sharpened reed used to press markings into clay tablets
picture that represents a word or idea
SCRIBE
a person who specializes in writing and serves as a record ke…
CUNEIFORM
an ancient writing system from the Sumerians made up of wedge…
Social Studies Chapter 3
Section 1
Fertile Crescent
silt
irrigation
Geography of the Fertile Crescent
a large arc of fertile farmland in the Middle East
a mix of rich soil and small rocks
a way of supplying water to an area of land
Section 1
Geography of the Fertile Crescent
Fertile Crescent
a large arc of fertile farmland in the Middle East
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social studies chapter 3
Pharoah KING RULER
King Narmer
RA
Giza
A name of an Egyptian king that means "Great House"
the ruler who united the upper Egypt and lower Egypt
most important god, the sun god
place where the Great Pyramid was built
Pharoah KING RULER
A name of an Egyptian king that means "Great House"
King Narmer
the ruler who united the upper Egypt and lower Egypt
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