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31 terms
Geography Study
Weathering
Erosion
Deposition
Waves
the breakdown of a rock by exposure to the atmosphere, e.g wa…
the carrying away of weathered materials
the depositing or placing of weathered materials
are the most significant of the 3 agents shaping the coast. E…
Weathering
the breakdown of a rock by exposure to the atmosphere, e.g wa…
Erosion
the carrying away of weathered materials
10 terms
Geography Study
Biosphere, hydrosphere, lithosphere an…
The Earth's crust
All living organisms on Earth
All sources of water on the earth's su…
Name the four spheres of the environment
Describe the lithosphere
Describe the biosphere
Describe the hydrosphere
Biosphere, hydrosphere, lithosphere an…
Name the four spheres of the environment
The Earth's crust
Describe the lithosphere
10 terms
Geography Study
BOLTSS
Physical Geography
Human Geography
Neighbourhood
Border, Orientation, Legend, Title, Source, Scale
The Study of the geography of plants, buildings, towns, citie…
the branch of geography dealing with how human activity affec…
A space or area within a larger town, city or suburb
BOLTSS
Border, Orientation, Legend, Title, Source, Scale
Physical Geography
The Study of the geography of plants, buildings, towns, citie…
25 terms
Geography Study Section 2
Thematic Map
Physical Features
Landforms
Plateaus
a map that shows a particular theme, or topic
The natural parts of the Earth's surface.
natural features of the earth's surface
Areas of high, level land
Thematic Map
a map that shows a particular theme, or topic
Physical Features
The natural parts of the Earth's surface.
16 terms
Studying Geography
Geography
Geography as Science
Geographers think and act like scienti…
Social Science
The study of the world, its people, and the landscapes they c…
Many of the questions geographers ask deal with how the world…
1.Look at the data/info they collected about places... 2.Take me…
Field that studies people and the relationships among them
Geography
The study of the world, its people, and the landscapes they c…
Geography as Science
Many of the questions geographers ask deal with how the world…
6 terms
Studying Geography
geography
landforms
climate
environment
the study of the earth's physical and cultural features
the natural features of the land's surface
the pattern of weather conditions in a certain area over a lo…
includes all the living and nonliving things that affect life…
geography
the study of the earth's physical and cultural features
landforms
the natural features of the land's surface
15 terms
Geography study
Globe
North pole
South pole
Equator
A small model or copy of earth
The farthest place north on earth
The farthest place south on Earth
An imaginary line around the middle of earth
Globe
A small model or copy of earth
North pole
The farthest place north on earth
Geography study set for geography
Consumption
Developed Country
Developing Country
Longevity
(n.) the act of consuming (Consumption of intoxicating bevera…
a modern, industrialized country in which people are generall…
...
Consumption
(n.) the act of consuming (Consumption of intoxicating bevera…
Developed Country
a modern, industrialized country in which people are generall…
26 terms
geography study
geography
GIS
absolute location
hemisphere
The study of the earth... The study of the physical features of…
the essential part, main point, or essence
The exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
a half of the earth, usually as divided into northern and sou…
geography
The study of the earth... The study of the physical features of…
GIS
the essential part, main point, or essence
30 terms
study geography
argentina
bolivia
brazil
chile
argentina
bolivia
30 terms
Study Geography
Algeria
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Egypt
Ethiopia
Algeria
Democratic Republic of the Congo
48 terms
Geography Study
Folding
faulting
Volcanic Activity
Colliding (Converging)
Great pressure built up by the collision of tectonic plates ;…
The layers of rock on one side of a fault line may be pushed…
Two tectonic plates collide as they move towards each other a…
Subduction: Folded Mountains: layers of crust that buckle and…
Folding
Great pressure built up by the collision of tectonic plates ;…
faulting
The layers of rock on one side of a fault line may be pushed…
26 terms
Geography Study
Maps
Globes
Hemispheres
Longitude
a representation, usually on a flat surface, as of the featur…
the planet Earth (usually preceded by the).
(often initial capital letter) half of the terrestrial globe…
Geography. angular distance east or west on the earth's surfa…
Maps
a representation, usually on a flat surface, as of the featur…
Globes
the planet Earth (usually preceded by the).
53 terms
Geography study
Absolute location
Basin
Bay
Canyon
Exact location, place on earth described by global coordinates
Area of land drained by a given River and its branches
Large body of water that extends into a shoreline
Deep narrow valley with steep walls
Absolute location
Exact location, place on earth described by global coordinates
Basin
Area of land drained by a given River and its branches
16 terms
Geography Study Guide
Geographers
Interaction
Relative
Absolute
Where are they located and why are they there, are two questi…
How people and their environment affect each other.
Using landmarks or surrounding places to describe where a loc…
The exact location of a place is known as what type of locati…
Geographers
Where are they located and why are they there, are two questi…
Interaction
How people and their environment affect each other.
206 terms
Geography Study
Altiplano
Antarctica
Mountain
Exclusive Economic Zone
Name the flat intermontane area located at an elevation of ab…
Mount Erebus is a volcano on which continent? (1990)
What type of landform is commonly associated with orographic…
Many coastal countries have established so-called EEZs—areas…
Altiplano
Name the flat intermontane area located at an elevation of ab…
Antarctica
Mount Erebus is a volcano on which continent? (1990)
10 terms
Geography study
globlization
lines of lattitude
distort
peters map
the spread of goods
measures north to south of the equator
when you try to put a 3D thing into 2D
it shows all the country's details
globlization
the spread of goods
lines of lattitude
measures north to south of the equator
17 terms
Geography Study
Orbit
Revolution
Leap year
Rotate
A specific path each planet follows around the sun
one complete circuit around the sun
Year with 366 days which happens every fourth year to make ca…
to spin on an axis
Orbit
A specific path each planet follows around the sun
Revolution
one complete circuit around the sun
Studying Geography
hemisphere
Northern Hemisphere
Southern Hemisphere
equator
a :half sphere", used to refer to one-half of the globe when…
everything north of the equator
everything south of the equator
is an imaginary line that divides the Earth into Northern and…
hemisphere
a :half sphere", used to refer to one-half of the globe when…
Northern Hemisphere
everything north of the equator
11 terms
Studying Geography
geography
landscape
social science
geographers
study of the world, its people, and the landscapes they create
the human (man-made) and physical (natural) features of a pla…
focuses on studying people and the relationships between them
scientists who study geography... they ask questions about how t…
geography
study of the world, its people, and the landscapes they create
landscape
the human (man-made) and physical (natural) features of a pla…
23 terms
Geography study
General maps
Thematic maps
Title
Legend or key
This map gives general info
Is a more detailed map
A name for something
gives your info for a map
General maps
This map gives general info
Thematic maps
Is a more detailed map
18 terms
Geography study
Relative humidity
Desalination
Water scarcity
Renewable resource
The amount of moisture in the air
The process that removes salt from sea water
Is when the demand for water is greater than the supply avail…
Is a substance that can be replaced naturally and that can be…
Relative humidity
The amount of moisture in the air
Desalination
The process that removes salt from sea water
15 terms
Study of Geography
Geography
Topography
Climate
Desert
It is the study of the earth. It examines geographic features…
It is the study of the earth's surface. It examines mountains…
It is weather conditions over a period of time. It includes t…
It is an arid or dry region. It has little rainfall. The Saha…
Geography
It is the study of the earth. It examines geographic features…
Topography
It is the study of the earth's surface. It examines mountains…
17 terms
Study for Geography Test
Cardinal Directions
Intermediate Directions
Map Scale
Compass Rose
North, South, East, West
Northeast, Southeast, Southwest, Northwest
This tool helps measure distance on a map
This tool shows directions on a map.
Cardinal Directions
North, South, East, West
Intermediate Directions
Northeast, Southeast, Southwest, Northwest
21 terms
study of geography
geography
location
latitude(parallels)
longitude(meridians
the study of earth and people
tell us where point is on the earth's surface and how far one…
imaginary line that runs parallel to the equation
a line of longitude that circles the glode from north to south
geography
the study of earth and people
location
tell us where point is on the earth's surface and how far one…
20 terms
Geography Midterm Study Guide
population density
movement
place
region
a measurement of population per unit area or unit volume
people moving place to place in search of a better life
human and physical characteristics of a place. what is it lik…
a unit of places that have things in common (language, cultur…
population density
a measurement of population per unit area or unit volume
movement
people moving place to place in search of a better life
10 terms
Geography study
Population
Urbanisation
Distribution
Density
Showing us how many people live in a community or area
the increase in the proportion of people living in towns and…
the natural arrangement and apportionment of the various form…
a measurement of population per unit area or unit volume
Population
Showing us how many people live in a community or area
Urbanisation
the increase in the proportion of people living in towns and…
30 terms
Geography Study
Globalisation
PEEL
westernise
sustainability
The breakdown of traditional barriers between nations allowin…
Point Elaboration Example Link.
to make a place more like America or Europe.
Being able to meet the needs of the present without compromis…
Globalisation
The breakdown of traditional barriers between nations allowin…
PEEL
Point Elaboration Example Link.
9 terms
Geography Study!!!
Carcinogen
Contaminants
Ecological System
Erroneous
any substance that causes cancer
things that pollute air and water
the way plants and animals interact to make sure each other s…
mistaken
Carcinogen
any substance that causes cancer
Contaminants
things that pollute air and water
19 terms
Geography Study
The study of the land, and the interac…
The breaking away and the transportati…
Human elements
Physical elements
Define Geography
Define Erosion
Things that are altered and made by people are called
Things that occur naturally are called
The study of the land, and the interac…
Define Geography
The breaking away and the transportati…
Define Erosion
30 terms
Geography Study Set
Longitude
Latitude
Prime Meridian
Equator
AKA meridians. Measures distance east & west of the prime mer…
AKA parallels. Distance north or south of the equator measure…
Line of the global grid running from the North Pole to the So…
Imaginary line that runs around the earth halfway between the…
Longitude
AKA meridians. Measures distance east & west of the prime mer…
Latitude
AKA parallels. Distance north or south of the equator measure…
25 terms
Geography Study
Colombia's President
Venezuela's President
Guyana's President
Suriname's President
Juan Manuel Santos
Nicolas Maduro
David Granger
Desi Bouterse
Colombia's President
Juan Manuel Santos
Venezuela's President
Nicolas Maduro
Geography study
What happens to cool magma when hot ma…
Where do the earths plate move around
Where is the most of Earth's volcanic…
Why doesn't the Earth grow
When hot magma rises to the crust, the cool magma falls to th…
Upper Mantle layer
Pacific Ring of Fire
The Earth doesn't grow because if one part of the earth is op…
What happens to cool magma when hot ma…
When hot magma rises to the crust, the cool magma falls to th…
Where do the earths plate move around
Upper Mantle layer
18 terms
Geography Study
Pyrenees
Apennines
Alps
Mediterranean Climate
Mountains fiund on the Iberian peninsula that form a boundary…
Mountains that run along the entire Iberian peninsula
Europe's highest mountains, located in the north
The type of climate found across Southern Europe. The mild cl…
Pyrenees
Mountains fiund on the Iberian peninsula that form a boundary…
Apennines
Mountains that run along the entire Iberian peninsula
34 terms
Geography study
Halifax is the capital of..
Yellowknife is the capital of...
Whitehorse is the capital of...
Toronto is the capital of...
Nova Scotia
Northwest territories
Yukon
Ontario
Halifax is the capital of..
Nova Scotia
Yellowknife is the capital of...
Northwest territories
18 terms
Geography Study Set
Name a pull factor of migration.
Name a push factor of migration.
How do goods move from one place to an…
How do ideas move from one place to an…
Jobs, food, water, opportunity
disease, war, famine
Trucks, boats/ships, airplanes
TV, internet, phone
Name a pull factor of migration.
Jobs, food, water, opportunity
Name a push factor of migration.
disease, war, famine
42 terms
GEOGRAPHY STUDY
BOLTS
ARCH
BACKWASH
CHANGE
A memory device used to remember essentials on a map
A natural feature, usually formed from rocks that forms a bri…
The backwards movement of sea water down the beach after a wa…
The dynamic nature of all processes on earth, whether slow or…
BOLTS
A memory device used to remember essentials on a map
ARCH
A natural feature, usually formed from rocks that forms a bri…
27 terms
Geography Content: Study of Geography
Physical Geography
Cultural Geography
Population density
Migration
focuses on the Earth and its physical environment;... change's…
studies how human groups live and change in relation to the p…
cultural geography... - the average number of people living with…
cultural geography... -refers to the movement of groups of peopl…
Physical Geography
focuses on the Earth and its physical environment;... change's…
Cultural Geography
studies how human groups live and change in relation to the p…
16 terms
Studying Geography
Geography
Geography as Science
Geographers think and act like scienti…
Social Science
The study of the world, its people, and the landscapes they c…
Many of the questions geographers ask deal with how the world…
1.Look at the data/info they collected about places... 2.Take me…
Field that studies people and the relationships among them
Geography
The study of the world, its people, and the landscapes they c…
Geography as Science
Many of the questions geographers ask deal with how the world…
38 terms
Geography Study
States and Territories of Australia
Capital of Australia
Capital of Australian Capital Territor…
Capital of Northern Territory
Australian Capital Territory (ACT)... Northern Territory... Queensl…
Canberra
Canberra
Darwin
States and Territories of Australia
Australian Capital Territory (ACT)... Northern Territory... Queensl…
Capital of Australia
Canberra
27 terms
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…
24 terms
Geography study
globalisation
sustainability
trade
poverty
the process by which businesses or organisations develop inte…
is ability to stay defined to a certain behaviour
the action of buying an selling goods and services internatio…
the state of being extremely poor
globalisation
the process by which businesses or organisations develop inte…
sustainability
is ability to stay defined to a certain behaviour
25 terms
Geography Study
What is Globalisation?
Causes of Globalisation
Advantages of Globalisation
Disadvantages of globalisation
Is the term used to describe the way countries are becoming m…
Advance in technology and communication... The growth of transna…
Companies have a larger market. Free trade. More employment o…
Sweat shops. Can lead to environmental problems. Diseases can…
What is Globalisation?
Is the term used to describe the way countries are becoming m…
Causes of Globalisation
Advance in technology and communication... The growth of transna…
37 terms
Geography study
5 themes of geography
M - Movement
R- Region
He- Human environment interaction
5 questions to make sense of the world also known as MR. Help
where people and laces are connected, and also where places a…
Based off of physical or human characteristics even perceptio…
How the people have changed the natural environment
5 themes of geography
5 questions to make sense of the world also known as MR. Help
M - Movement
where people and laces are connected, and also where places a…
22 terms
Geography study set
Geography
Ocean
Continent
Globe
The study of the Earth, its physical features, and the way li…
The largest areas of water on Earth
The largest areas of land on Earth
A model of the Earth shaped like a sphere
Geography
The study of the Earth, its physical features, and the way li…
Ocean
The largest areas of water on Earth
19 terms
Sylvester's Study of Geography
Geography
Landscape
Social Science
Region
The study of the world, its people, and the landscapes they c…
A place's human and physical features that make it unique.
A field that studies people and the relationships among them.
A part of the world that has one or more common features that…
Geography
The study of the world, its people, and the landscapes they c…
Landscape
A place's human and physical features that make it unique.
16 terms
Geography study.
What are deserts.
Arid
Inselberg
Mesa
Deserts are exremely arid or arid areas.... Some deserts can be…
Very dry, receives less than 250mm of rainfall annually.
A solid rock formation that was once underground.
A plateau-like section of higher land with a flat top and ste…
What are deserts.
Deserts are exremely arid or arid areas.... Some deserts can be…
Arid
Very dry, receives less than 250mm of rainfall annually.
11 terms
Chapter 1 geography study
Antarctica, Australia, Asia, Middle Ea…
Southern, pacific, Atlantic, Arctic, I…
Latitude
Longitude
What are the continents and regions?
What are the oceans and seas?
The measurement of the distance north or south of the Equator…
The Prime Meridian is the middle point used to measure
Antarctica, Australia, Asia, Middle Ea…
What are the continents and regions?
Southern, pacific, Atlantic, Arctic, I…
What are the oceans and seas?
10 terms
Geography Study Set
Latitude
Longitude
Prime Meridian
Equator
Distance from the equator, measured in degrees N/S
Distance from the Prime Meridian, measured in degrees E/W
An imaginary line across the earth that divides the earth int…
An imaginary line across the earth that divides the earth int…
Latitude
Distance from the equator, measured in degrees N/S
Longitude
Distance from the Prime Meridian, measured in degrees E/W
10 terms
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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