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Geometry

Euclidean Geometry

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Point

word composed of two Greek terms, "geos" meaning earth and "me…

identifies a geometry which Euclid formalized and which was ad…

terms in Euclidean geometry which mathematicians consider only…

one of the undefined terms; it has only position and has no le…

Geometry

word composed of two Greek terms, "geos" meaning earth and "me…

Euclidean Geometry

identifies a geometry which Euclid formalized and which was ad…

conservation

remains

trouble

extinct

the protection and wise use of forests, rivers, minerals, and…

stays when other things have left

danger, problem

when a thing dies out and no more of its kind are living anywh…

conservation

the protection and wise use of forests, rivers, minerals, and…

remains

stays when other things have left

weathering

erosion

deposition

sediment

the process of rock breaking apart - by chemicals, animals, pl…

the process of moving weathered rock from one place to another

the dropping of weathered rock by wind or moving water

small pieces of rock, such as sand and silt

weathering

the process of rock breaking apart - by chemicals, animals, pl…

erosion

the process of moving weathered rock from one place to another

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Energy

The Earth System

Earth's Main Source of Energy

Atmosphere

The ability to do work or cause change.

Atmosphere, Hydrosphere, Lithosphere, Biosphere and the Sun.

The gases that surround the planet.

Energy

The ability to do work or cause change.

The Earth System

Atmosphere, Hydrosphere, Lithosphere, Biosphere and the Sun.

Geometry

Euclidean Geometry

Undefined terms

Point

word composed of two Greek terms, "geos" meaning earth and "me…

identifies a geometry which Euclid formalized and which was ad…

terms in Euclidean geometry which mathematicians consider only…

one of the undefined terms; it has only position and has no le…

Geometry

word composed of two Greek terms, "geos" meaning earth and "me…

Euclidean Geometry

identifies a geometry which Euclid formalized and which was ad…

Geography

Cardinal Directions

Sphere

Latitude

Study of human and non-human factors of the earth

North, East, South, West

Round shaped body

Distance North or South of the Equator measured in degrees

Geography

Study of human and non-human factors of the earth

Cardinal Directions

North, East, South, West

Geometry

Point

Line

Plane

word composed of two Greek terms, "geos" meaning earth and "me…

it is represented by a dot

; it is composed of an infinite series of points; extends with…

any flat surface

Geometry

word composed of two Greek terms, "geos" meaning earth and "me…

Point

it is represented by a dot

model

altitude

atmosphere ("atmos" = air, vapor)

pauses (of atmosphere)

a way of representing the properties of an object or system

the height of an object

the layer of gas that surrounds Earth above the surface of liq…

the interfaces, or boundaries, of the layers of Earth's atmosp…

model

a way of representing the properties of an object or system

altitude

the height of an object

Geography

geographer

geology (logos - word, study)

geologist

draw the earth (make maps) and write about it

one who makes maps and writes about the earth

study of the earth and its formation

one who studies the formations of the earth's crust; rocks, mi…

Geography

draw the earth (make maps) and write about it

geographer

one who makes maps and writes about the earth

geography

cardinal direction

sphere

hemisphere

The study of the physical features of the earth

North, South, East, West

a round shaped body (e.g., a ball)

the equator divides the earth in half

geography

The study of the physical features of the earth

cardinal direction

North, South, East, West

Point

Dimension

Collinear

Coplanar

Is an exact location on a graph, shape or in "space". It has n…

Is used to describe the length, width and height of an object.…

On the same line

On the same plane

Point

Is an exact location on a graph, shape or in "space". It has n…

Dimension

Is used to describe the length, width and height of an object.…

acute angle

adjacent angles

angle

angle bisector

angle that measures greater than 0º and less than 90º

two angles in the same plane with a common vertex and a common…

a figure formed by two rays, or sides, with a common endpoint

a ray that divides an angle into two congruent angles

acute angle

angle that measures greater than 0º and less than 90º

adjacent angles

two angles in the same plane with a common vertex and a common…

Geometry

Point

Line

Plane

The study of earth measure.

Has location, but no size.

A straight, continuous arrangement of infinitely many points.…

Has length and width but no thickness. It is a flat surface th…

Geometry

The study of earth measure.

Point

Has location, but no size.

barometer

pedometer

perimeter

symmetry

An instrument used to measure atmospheric pressure

a device that calculates distance traveled by counting the num…

The distance around the outside of a figure.

Something that measures exactly the same when split through th…

barometer

An instrument used to measure atmospheric pressure

pedometer

a device that calculates distance traveled by counting the num…

Hellenistic culture

Alexandria in Egypt

Lighthouse Museum

Pheidias a great sculptor

blending of Greek, Egyptian, Persian & Indian culture

became one of the most important & wealthiest cities in the He…

first ever built, art galleries, a zoo, botanical gardens, sci…

carved an enormous statue of the Greek father of gods,

Hellenistic culture

blending of Greek, Egyptian, Persian & Indian culture

Alexandria in Egypt

became one of the most important & wealthiest cities in the He…

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 physical…

Geography

The study of where things are and why they are there.

Equator

The imaginary line drawn by geographers at 0 degrees latitude.

Geometry

Point

Line

Plane

The study of earth measure.

Has location, but no size.

A straight, continuous arrangement of infinitely many points.…

Has length and width but no thickness. It is a flat surface th…

Geometry

The study of earth measure.

Point

Has location, but no size.

geology

oceanography

meteorology

astronomy

the study of the origin, history, and structure of the Earth a…

the scientific study of the sea

the scientific study of the Earth's atmosphere, especially in…

the study of the universe

geology

the study of the origin, history, and structure of the Earth a…

oceanography

the scientific study of the sea

land breeze

latitude

lava

leaching

the flow of air from land to a body of water.

distance north or south of the Equator, measured in degrees

magma that reaches the Earth's surface

the removal of minerals that have been dissolved in water

land breeze

the flow of air from land to a body of water.

latitude

distance north or south of the Equator, measured in degrees

geography

geometry

geothermal

geometric

the science dealing with the earth's surface, as shown in such…

the branch of mathematics that deals with measurement, and rel…

of or relating to the internal heat of the earth

shape resembling simple straight or curved lines or figures us…

geography

the science dealing with the earth's surface, as shown in such…

geometry

the branch of mathematics that deals with measurement, and rel…

Geometry

Point

Line

Plane

The study of earth measure.

Has location, but no size.

A straight, continuous arrangement of infinitely many points.…

Has length and width but no thickness. It is a flat surface th…

Geometry

The study of earth measure.

Point

Has location, but no size.

Geometry

Point

Line

Plane

The study of earth measure.

Has location, but no size.

A straight, continuous arrangement of infinitely many points.…

Has length and width but no thickness. It is a flat surface th…

Geometry

The study of earth measure.

Point

Has location, but no size.

Geometry

Point

Line

Plane

The study of earth measure.

Has location, but no size.

A straight, continuous arrangement of infinitely many points.…

Has length and width but no thickness. It is a flat surface th…

Geometry

The study of earth measure.

Point

Has location, but no size.

astronomy

meteorology

geology

oceanography

The study of the moon & stars - objects beyond Earth's atmosph…

the study of weather and climate

the study of rocks, the processes that change them, and Earth'…

the scientific study of the oceans and oceanic phenomena

astronomy

The study of the moon & stars - objects beyond Earth's atmosph…

meteorology

the study of weather and climate

Geometry

Point

Line

Plane

the study of earth measure.

has location, but no size.

a straight, continuous arrangement of infinitely many points.…

has length and width but no thickness. It is a flat surface th…

Geometry

the study of earth measure.

Point

has location, but no size.