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Geography. The study of the earth and it's study of the earth and it's people
Absolute location
Relative location
Environment
Decade
Is the exact spot on earth
Describes where that feature is in relation to the features a…
Natural surroundings
A period of 10 years
Absolute location
Is the exact spot on earth
Relative location
Describes where that feature is in relation to the features a…
11 terms
Global Studies - Chapter 3: How People Use the Earth
Diversified
Greenbelt
Imprint
Land Use Conflicct
having a wide variety of economic activities
green space that is permanently protected from urban developm…
mark on the physical environment
points of disagreement over the way land is used
Diversified
having a wide variety of economic activities
Greenbelt
green space that is permanently protected from urban developm…
Geography Tools and Concepts Chapter 5 Section 2: Earth's Natural Resources: How People Use the Land
manufacturing
developed nation
developing nation
commercial farming
the process of turning raw materials into a finished product
a country with a modern industrial society and a well develop…
a country with relatively low industrial production often lac…
farming that is done by companies; commercial farms are large…
manufacturing
the process of turning raw materials into a finished product
developed nation
a country with a modern industrial society and a well develop…
Geography
Geography
Local
International
Physical Geography
The study of the Earth - its land and seas, climate, its peop…
To do with the area around you
To do with more than one country.
The study of the natural things of the Earth e.g. climate, ri…
Geography
The study of the Earth - its land and seas, climate, its peop…
Local
To do with the area around you
14 terms
Geography
Geography
Local
International
Physical Geography
The study of the Earth - its land and seas, climate, its peop…
To do with the area around you
To do with more than one country.
The study of the natural things of the Earth e.g. climate, ri…
Geography
The study of the Earth - its land and seas, climate, its peop…
Local
To do with the area around you
40 terms
AQA Geography GCSE The Restless Earth_New
Crust
Plate
Plate margin
Mantle
the outer layer of the earth
a section of the earth's crust
the boundary where two plates meet
the dense, mostly solid layer between the outer core and the…
Crust
the outer layer of the earth
Plate
a section of the earth's crust
19 terms
U1 The Basic Skills of Geography Part 1
geography
hemisphere
equator
prime meridian
This field of study examines the distribution and interaction…
Half of the Earth, is divided into northern and southern halv…
This line of latitude begins at zero-degrees: which divides t…
This line is designated as the zero-degree that divides the E…
geography
This field of study examines the distribution and interaction…
hemisphere
Half of the Earth, is divided into northern and southern halv…
14 terms
Themes of Geography
geography
themes of geography
place
region
The study of the earth and its features
Place, Region, Human Environment Interaction, Location, Movem…
A specific point on Earth distinguished by characteristics (h…
An area that has common characteristics or features
geography
The study of the earth and its features
themes of geography
Place, Region, Human Environment Interaction, Location, Movem…
31 terms
Core 1.1 Geography: The Study of Earth
Geography
Equator
Location
Compass rose
The study of where things are and why they are there.
The imaginary line drawn by geographers at 0 degrees latitude.
Where a place is found.
The part of a map that helps you find directions on a physica…
Geography
The study of where things are and why they are there.
Equator
The imaginary line drawn by geographers at 0 degrees latitude.
15 terms
1:1 The 5 Themes of Geography
geography
cardinal directions
intermediate directions
latitude
the study of Earth and its people
the main directions; north, east, south and west
the directions that lie between cardinal directions; NE, SE,…
imaginary lines that run horizontally and measure the distanc…
geography
the study of Earth and its people
cardinal directions
the main directions; north, east, south and west
18 terms
The Five Themes of Geography
location
place
regions
movement
Tells you where it is (absolute and relative)
What's it like when you get there? Each one has its own physi…
What do the locations have in common?
People and ideas spread and get around!
location
Tells you where it is (absolute and relative)
place
What's it like when you get there? Each one has its own physi…
12 terms
Geography
Geography
Physical Geography
Geographic Inquiry
Human Geography
the study of the Earth and the ways people interact with the…
the study of the natural characteristics of Earth
the method for investigation geographic problems and issues A…
the study of the ways people interact with the Earth
Geography
the study of the Earth and the ways people interact with the…
Physical Geography
the study of the natural characteristics of Earth
23 terms
Geography
Cardinal directions
Intermediate directions
compass rose
hemisphere
North, South , East, West
northeast, southeast, southwest, northwest
symbol on a map showing directions
one half of the earth
Cardinal directions
North, South , East, West
Intermediate directions
northeast, southeast, southwest, northwest
19 terms
4th Grade/Ch. 1 - The Geography of NY (All terms)
geography
hemisphere
continent
region
The study of Earth and the way people, plants, and animals us…
Half of a sphere. Earth's hemispheres are formed by the equat…
One of Earth's seven great bodies of land including Africa, A…
An area that shares common features.
geography
The study of Earth and the way people, plants, and animals us…
hemisphere
Half of a sphere. Earth's hemispheres are formed by the equat…
14 terms
Geography
Geography
Local
International
Physical Geography
The study of the Earth - its land and seas, climate, its peop…
To do with the area around you
To do with more than one country.
The study of the natural things of the Earth e.g. climate, ri…
Geography
The study of the Earth - its land and seas, climate, its peop…
Local
To do with the area around you
14 terms
Basic Geography Terms
Geography
Local
International
Physical Geography
The study of the Earth - its land and seas, climate, its peop…
To do with the area around you
To do with more than one country.
The study of the natural things of the Earth e.g. climate, ri…
Geography
The study of the Earth - its land and seas, climate, its peop…
Local
To do with the area around you
5 terms
Themes of Geography
Location
Place
Human-environmental interaction
Movement
Where is this place located? What is it near?
What is this place like?
How does this affect the people living here? How do the peopl…
How do people, goods, and ideas move to and away from this pl…
Location
Where is this place located? What is it near?
Place
What is this place like?
13 terms
Themes of Geography
geography
themes of geography
place
region
The study of the earth and its features
Place, Region, Human Environment Interaction, Location, Movem…
A specific point on Earth distinguished by characteristics (h…
An area that has common characteristics or features
geography
The study of the earth and its features
themes of geography
Place, Region, Human Environment Interaction, Location, Movem…
11 terms
Themes of Geography
geography
themes of geography
place
region
The study of the earth and its features
Place, Region, Human Environment Interaction, Location, Movem…
A specific point on Earth distinguished by a particular chara…
An area that has human and physical characteristic in common.
geography
The study of the earth and its features
themes of geography
Place, Region, Human Environment Interaction, Location, Movem…
14 terms
Tools of Geography-The Study of Earth and Five Themes of Geography
absolute location
sphere
cardinal direction
movement
describes a place's exact position on Earth in terms of latit…
an almost perfect or round shaped body.
are north, south, east, and west
how people, goods, and ideas get from one place to another
absolute location
describes a place's exact position on Earth in terms of latit…
sphere
an almost perfect or round shaped body.
16 terms
Geography
Arable
Archipelago
Climate
Deforestation
(of farmland) capable of being farmed productively
a group of many islands in a large body of water
Overall weather in an area over a long period of time
The removal of trees faster than forests can replace themselv…
Arable
(of farmland) capable of being farmed productively
Archipelago
a group of many islands in a large body of water
20 terms
Unit 1: Foundations of World Geography
G.P.S.
G.I.S.
Place
Location
Global Positioning Systems
Geographic Information Systems
What is it like there?
Where is it?
G.P.S.
Global Positioning Systems
G.I.S.
Geographic Information Systems
46 terms
India Test Review
New Delhi
1.24 billion
Water
Deforestation, Soil Erosion, Overgrazing
The capital city of India?
The population of India?
Natural resource is VITAL to the people of India?
Three major environmental problems for India's government to…
New Delhi
The capital city of India?
1.24 billion
The population of India?
10 terms
Geography Terms
Geography
Map
Location
Landmark
Science of how people live
A flat picture of earth's surface
Tells where people, places, and things are on earth
Permanent thing used to describe location of a place
Geography
Science of how people live
Map
A flat picture of earth's surface
20 terms
Study Guide for Chapter 2 Geography of the US
landform
climate
temperature
acid rain
a shape on earth surface such as mountains and hills.
the weather of an area over along period of years.
the measurement of heat and coolness.
precipitation containing harmful, chemical, pollution that ca…
landform
a shape on earth surface such as mountains and hills.
climate
the weather of an area over along period of years.
14 terms
Geography
Geography
Local
International
Physical Geography
The study of the Earth - its land and seas, climate, its peop…
To do with the area around you
To do with more than one country.
The study of the natural things of the Earth e.g. climate, ri…
Geography
The study of the Earth - its land and seas, climate, its peop…
Local
To do with the area around you
12 terms
Inside The Earth
Crust
Mantle
Lithosphere
Asthenosphere
The thinnest layer. This layer is the coolest, less dense, an…
The thickest layer. This layer is composed of molten rock and…
Includes the Earth's crust and the uppermost part of the mant…
Lies beneath the lithosphere and consists of partially molten…
Crust
The thinnest layer. This layer is the coolest, less dense, an…
Mantle
The thickest layer. This layer is composed of molten rock and…
31 terms
geography
mountain
climate
river
lake
a very high hill
weather over a long period
a continuous flow of water that goes into a lake or ocean
a large area of water with land all around it
mountain
a very high hill
climate
weather over a long period
8 terms
5 Themes of Geography Vocabulary
Interaction
5 Themes of Geography
Movement
Geography
The changes humans make to their environment and how humans a…
MR. LIP... Movement... Region... Location... Interaction... Place
The way people, products, information and ideas move from pla…
The study of the Earth's surface, the organisms that populate…
Interaction
The changes humans make to their environment and how humans a…
5 Themes of Geography
MR. LIP... Movement... Region... Location... Interaction... Place
33 terms
Geography: It's Nature and Perspectives - AP Human Geography Unit 1
spatial perspective
cartography
map scale
map projection
Emphasis on where things are; Synonym: geographic perspective
Science of mapmaking
The relationship between the portion of earth being studied a…
Scientific method of transferring locations on earths surface…
spatial perspective
Emphasis on where things are; Synonym: geographic perspective
cartography
Science of mapmaking
33 terms
Geography
geography
ocean
continent
globe
the study of the Earth, its physical features and the way liv…
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 liv…
ocean
the largest areas of water on Earth
7 terms
Unit 1 - Lesson 1
Absolute location
Geographer
Geography
Human geography
The exact place where something is
A person who studies the earth and its features
The study of the earth and its features
The study of how people live on the earth
Absolute location
The exact place where something is
Geographer
A person who studies the earth and its features
25 terms
Geography Alive! Chapter #1 - The Tools of Geography
absolute location
distortion
map projection
relative location
the precise point where a place is located on Earth
a change in the shape, size, or position of a place when it i…
map projection a way of representing the spherical Earth on a…
where a place is located in relation to another place
absolute location
the precise point where a place is located on Earth
distortion
a change in the shape, size, or position of a place when it i…
5 terms
5 Themes Of Geography
Location
Place
Human-Environment interaction
Movement
The position that something occupies on Earth's surface
A specific point on Earth distinguished by a particular chara…
How people use, adapt to, or change their surroundings and ho…
An act of changing physical position.
Location
The position that something occupies on Earth's surface
Place
A specific point on Earth distinguished by a particular chara…
20 terms
iGeography Vocab
geography
latitude
longitude
hemisphere
the study of the human and nonhuman features of the Earth
horizontal line that measures the distance north or south of…
a vertical line that measures the distance east or west of th…
half of the Earth
geography
the study of the human and nonhuman features of the Earth
latitude
horizontal line that measures the distance north or south of…
15 terms
Geography
Latitude
Parallels
Longitude
Meridians
East-west lines parallel to the Equator used to measure dista…
Another name for lines of latitude
North-south lines used to measure distance in degrees east or…
Another name for lines of longitude, think Prime Meridian
Latitude
East-west lines parallel to the Equator used to measure dista…
Parallels
Another name for lines of latitude
15 terms
Unit 1: The World as God Made It
Creation Mandate
culture
Great Commission
environmentalism
unique calling of God to humans to exercise dominion over the…
one's total way of life (economics, political, government, et…
Christ commands His followers to evangelize and disciple all…
a concern to protect the natural environment, especially from…
Creation Mandate
unique calling of God to humans to exercise dominion over the…
culture
one's total way of life (economics, political, government, et…
25 terms
Unit 2 First People of America (Geography)
Landforms
peninsula
island
special purpose maps
a natural feature found on land
A piece of land that is surrounded by water on three sides.
piece of land completely surrounded by water
Maps that emphasize a single idea or a particular kind of inf…
Landforms
a natural feature found on land
peninsula
A piece of land that is surrounded by water on three sides.
133 terms
133 Ways to Pass the Earth Science Regents
1. Density is
2. **As temperature increases
3. **As pressure increases
4. The same objects have the
how close or compact the molecules are
molecules spread out (volume increases) and density decreases…
molecules move closer together and density increases (direct)
same density NO MATTER WHAT SIZE
1. Density is
how close or compact the molecules are
2. **As temperature increases
molecules spread out (volume increases) and density decreases…
47 terms
The Restless Earth
Crust
Plate
Plate Margin
Mantle
The outer layer of the earth.
A section of the earth's crust.
The boundary where two plates meet.
The dense, mostly solid layer of the earth between the outer…
Crust
The outer layer of the earth.
Plate
A section of the earth's crust.
10 terms
Chapter 1 Review
Creation Mandate
Culture
Geography
Maps
Mankind supposed to have dominion over the world
System of customs, traditions, and habits a group of people s…
Study of places on the earth and how people interact on it
Used to assist those who study geography
Creation Mandate
Mankind supposed to have dominion over the world
Culture
System of customs, traditions, and habits a group of people s…
46 terms
The Basic Skills of Geography
geography
absolute location
relative location
hemisphere
This field of study examines the distribution and interaction…
is the exact place on earth where a geographic feature, such…
When people describe a place in comparison to other places ar…
Half of the earth, is divided into northern and southern halv…
geography
This field of study examines the distribution and interaction…
absolute location
is the exact place on earth where a geographic feature, such…
27 terms
HG Unit 1 - Introduction to Human Geography
geography
equator
globe
topographic map
The study of the earth and the physical and human features.
The imaginary line of latitude that encircles the middle of e…
A three-dimensional representation of earth.
A reference map that shows natural features (mountains, river…
geography
The study of the earth and the physical and human features.
equator
The imaginary line of latitude that encircles the middle of e…
11 terms
Themes of Geography
geography
themes of geography
place
region
The study of the earth and its features
Place, Region, Human Environment Interaction, Location, Movem…
A specific point on Earth distinguished by a particular chara…
An area that has human and physical characteristic in common.
geography
The study of the earth and its features
themes of geography
Place, Region, Human Environment Interaction, Location, Movem…
26 terms
Geography - Chp. 2 - "What is Geography?"
geography
physical geography
human geography
Contribution of Eratosthenes
study of the earth, surface and cultures
study of earth and its resources
study of man on earth and how he uses earth's resources
first to use the word geography; summarized Greek geographic…
geography
study of the earth, surface and cultures
physical geography
study of earth and its resources
12 terms
geography vocabulary 5th grade
Cartographer
Human Geography
Compass Rose
geographic tools
a person who makes maps
the study of how people interact with the environment
shows the directions north, south, east, and west
tools used to study geography like maps and globes
Cartographer
a person who makes maps
Human Geography
the study of how people interact with the environment
39 terms
GCSE AQA Geography A - Unit 1: The Restless Earth
crust
plate
plate margin
mantle
the outer layer of the earth
a section of the earth's crust
the boundary where two plates meet
the dense, mostly solid layer between the outer core and the…
crust
the outer layer of the earth
plate
a section of the earth's crust
40 terms
AP Human Geography Population
agricultural revolution
arithmetic density
Census
Crude Birth Rate (CBR)
the development of farming
The total number of people divided by the total land area
A complete enumeration of a population
The number of live births in a year for every 1,000 people al…
agricultural revolution
the development of farming
arithmetic density
The total number of people divided by the total land area
8 terms
5 Themes of Geography
human-environment interaction
Place
Movement
Absolute location
This theme studies how people use the environment, depend on…
A geographical term that describes the physical and human cha…
This theme of geography answers the question: "How do people,…
Exact location of a place on the earth using longitude and la…
human-environment interaction
This theme studies how people use the environment, depend on…
Place
A geographical term that describes the physical and human cha…
23 terms
Geography
Cardinal directions
Intermediate directions
compass rose
hemisphere
North, South , East, West
northeast, southeast, southwest, northwest
symbol on a map showing directions
one half of the earth
Cardinal directions
North, South , East, West
Intermediate directions
northeast, southeast, southwest, northwest
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