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3.2 Interpret maps and globes using common terms, including country, region, mountain, hemisphere, latitude, longitude, north pole, south pole, equator, time zones, elevation, approximate distances in miles, isthmus, and strait.
map
globe
country
region
A two-dimensional, or flat, representation of Earth's surface…
a sphere on which a map (especially of the earth) is represen…
a nation or area of land that is politically controlled by on…
An area distinguished by a unique combination of trends or fe…
map
A two-dimensional, or flat, representation of Earth's surface…
globe
a sphere on which a map (especially of the earth) is represen…
10 terms
Equator, Prime Meridian, Longitude Lines, Latitude Lines, North, West, South, East, Hemisphere, North Pole, South Pole
Equator
Prime Meridian
Longitude
Latitude
An imaginary circle around the middle of the earth, halfway b…
An imaginary line passing through the center of the globe Nor…
Distance east or west of the prime meridian, measured in degr…
Distance north or south of the equator
Equator
An imaginary circle around the middle of the earth, halfway b…
Prime Meridian
An imaginary line passing through the center of the globe Nor…
4 terms
What are lines of Longitude and Latitude Lines ?
Equator
Prime Meridian
Longitude-Longitude
Latitude-Latitude
An imaginary circle around the middle of the earth, halfway b…
An imaginary line passing through the center of the globe Nor…
Distance east or west of the prime meridian, measured in degr…
Parallel Distance north or south of the equator
Equator
An imaginary circle around the middle of the earth, halfway b…
Prime Meridian
An imaginary line passing through the center of the globe Nor…
10 terms
Equator, Prime Meridian, Longitude Lines, Latitude Lines, North, West, South, East, Hemisphere, North Pole, South Pole
Equator-Equador
Prime Meridian-Primer Mediana
Longitude-Longitude
Latitude-Latitude
An imaginary circle around the middle of the earth, halfway b…
An imaginary line passing through the center of the globe Nor…
Distance east or west of the prime meridian, measured in degr…
Distance north or south of the equator
Equator-Equador
An imaginary circle around the middle of the earth, halfway b…
Prime Meridian-Primer Mediana
An imaginary line passing through the center of the globe Nor…
13 terms
latitude or longitude
latitude
latitude
latitude
latitude
circles the earth (east to west)
are parallel to equator
tell distance north or south of the equator
0 degree equals equator
latitude
circles the earth (east to west)
latitude
are parallel to equator
10 terms
latitude/longitude
longitude
latitude
prime meridian
equator
Distance east or west of the prime meridian, measured in degr…
Distance north or south of the equator... An imaginary line arou…
0 degrees longitude
0 degrees latitude
longitude
Distance east or west of the prime meridian, measured in degr…
latitude
Distance north or south of the equator... An imaginary line arou…
8 terms
Longitude and Latitude
latitude
longitude
Equator
Prime Meridian
East-west lines parallel to the equator used to measure dista…
Distance east or west on the earth's surface, measured in deg…
An imaginary circle around the middle of the earth, halfway b…
0 degrees longitude
latitude
East-west lines parallel to the equator used to measure dista…
longitude
Distance east or west on the earth's surface, measured in deg…
13 terms
Latitude & Longitude
Latitude
The Equator
Northern Hemisphere
Southern Hemisphere
a measurement of distance in degrees north and south of the e…
the longest of all lines of latitude lines, divides the earth…
Positions on latitude lines above the equator are called "nor…
Positions on latitude lines below the equator are called "sou…
Latitude
a measurement of distance in degrees north and south of the e…
The Equator
the longest of all lines of latitude lines, divides the earth…
9 terms
Latitude and Longitude ELL
equator
prime meridian
latitude
longitude
The starting line of latitude or ZERO degrees.
The starting line of longitude or ZERO degrees.
Distance north or south of the equator
Distance east or west of the prime meridian, measured in degr…
equator
The starting line of latitude or ZERO degrees.
prime meridian
The starting line of longitude or ZERO degrees.
10 terms
SS: Latitude or Longitude
latitude
latitude
longitude
latitude
lines that run parallel
the equator is 0 degrees _____________?
lines that connect at the North and South poles
Parallel lines that run east and west and are measured north…
latitude
lines that run parallel
latitude
the equator is 0 degrees _____________?
facts about Latitude
latitude
Lines of latitude
Equator
Equator is the only line of latitude t…
measures distance north or south from the equator
are all PARALLEL
marks 0 latitude
Great Circle
latitude
measures distance north or south from the equator
Lines of latitude
are all PARALLEL
6 terms
Latitude, Longitude, Prime Meridian, Equator, Great Circle and Rhumb Line
Latitude
Longitude
Prime Meridian
Equator
The angular distance measured north or south from the Equator…
The angular distance measured east or west from the Prime Mer…
An imaginary line that runs from the North Pole to the South…
An imaginary line on the Earth's surface equidistant from the…
Latitude
The angular distance measured north or south from the Equator…
Longitude
The angular distance measured east or west from the Prime Mer…
9 terms
Latitude and Longitude
absolute location
coordinates
equator
hemisphere
The exact place where lines of latitude and longitude meet.
The latitude and longitude numbers identifying the absolute l…
An imaginary line that runs around the center of the earth ha…
Half of the earth.
absolute location
The exact place where lines of latitude and longitude meet.
coordinates
The latitude and longitude numbers identifying the absolute l…
13 terms
Latitude & Longitude
Latitude
The Equator
Northern Hemisphere
Southern Hemisphere
a measurement of distance in degrees north and south of the e…
the longest of all lines of latitude lines, divides the earth…
Positions on latitude lines above the equator are called "nor…
Positions on latitude lines below the equator are called "sou…
Latitude
a measurement of distance in degrees north and south of the e…
The Equator
the longest of all lines of latitude lines, divides the earth…
9 terms
1: Latitude and Longitude
latitude
equator
longitude
prime meridian
Distance north or south of the equator
An imaginary circle around the middle of the earth, halfway b…
Distance east or west of the prime meridian, measured in degr…
0 degrees longitude
latitude
Distance north or south of the equator
equator
An imaginary circle around the middle of the earth, halfway b…
2.1 Latitude & Longitude
Equator
Prime Meridian
Tropic Of Cancer
Tropic of Capricorn
0 degrees Latitude
0 degrees Longitude
23.5 degrees North
23.5 degrees South
Equator
0 degrees Latitude
Prime Meridian
0 degrees Longitude
12 terms
Latitude and Longitude
Grid Lines
Latitude
Latitude 2
Parallels
System of imaginary lines called meridians and parallels that…
Distance measured in degrees north or south of the equator
Measures 0 degrees to 90 degrees.
Another name for latitude.
Grid Lines
System of imaginary lines called meridians and parallels that…
Latitude
Distance measured in degrees north or south of the equator
11 terms
Longitude or Latitude and Label the Globe
Longitude
Latitude
Equator
Prime Meridian
Vertical lines going up and down on the globe
Horizontal lines going side to side on the globe
Longitude
Vertical lines going up and down on the globe
Latitude
Horizontal lines going side to side on the globe
21 terms
Latitude and Longitude Test
Parallel Lines
Meridians
0 Longitude
0 Latitude
latitude lines
longitude lines
Prime Meridian
Equator
Parallel Lines
latitude lines
Meridians
longitude lines
9 terms
Patrick's geography study cards: latitude, longitude
longitude
prime meridian
longitude lines
International Date Line
a measurement of degree that are east and west of the prime m…
separates the earth into eastern and western hemispheres ... and…
not parallel... give direction east and west of the prime meridian
is on the opposite side of the prime meridian... and is at the 1…
longitude
a measurement of degree that are east and west of the prime m…
prime meridian
separates the earth into eastern and western hemispheres ... and…
9 terms
Latitude and Longitude ELL For TEST
equator
prime meridian
latitude
longitude
The starting line of latitude or ZERO degrees.
The starting line of longitude or ZERO degrees.
Distance north or south of the equator
Distance east or west of the prime meridian, measured in degr…
equator
The starting line of latitude or ZERO degrees.
prime meridian
The starting line of longitude or ZERO degrees.
8 terms
Latitude and Longitude
latitude
longitude
meridians
parallels
Distance in degrees north or south of the equator
Distance east or west of the prime meridian, measured in degr…
another name for a line of longitude
Another name for lines of latitude, these lines never meet
latitude
Distance in degrees north or south of the equator
longitude
Distance east or west of the prime meridian, measured in degr…
8 terms
Geography Vocabulary - Longitude/Latitude and Map Coordinates
degrees
equator
lines of latitude (parallels)
lines of longitude (meridians)
units of latitude or longitude
an imaginary line that runs around the center of Earth, halfw…
imaginary lines on the Earth that run parallel to the equator
imaginary lines that run between the North and South Poles
degrees
units of latitude or longitude
equator
an imaginary line that runs around the center of Earth, halfw…
10 terms
Earth Science - latitude/longitude
longitude
latitude
prime meridian
equator
Distance east or west of the prime meridian, measured in degr…
Distance north or south of the equator... An imaginary line arou…
0 degrees longitude
0 degrees latitude
longitude
Distance east or west of the prime meridian, measured in degr…
latitude
Distance north or south of the equator... An imaginary line arou…
10 terms
Latitude and Longitude
Latitude
Longitude
Equator
Prime Meridian
Imaginary lines that show the distance of a place from the eq…
Imaginary lines that show the distance of a place from the pr…
The most important latitude line; goes around the center of t…
The most important longitude line; divides the Earth into two…
Latitude
Imaginary lines that show the distance of a place from the eq…
Longitude
Imaginary lines that show the distance of a place from the pr…
7 terms
Latitude and longitude
Sphere
Cardinal directions
Intermetiate directions
Latitude
Round shaped body
North, east, south, and west
Lie between the cardinal directions
Distance north or south of the equator
Sphere
Round shaped body
Cardinal directions
North, east, south, and west
14 terms
Latitude with Attitude
Parallels
Latitude is measured in
Latitude runs
23 degrees 27' N Latitude
Lines of latitude are called
degrees
East to West around the Earth
Tropic of Cancer
Parallels
Lines of latitude are called
Latitude is measured in
degrees
11 terms
Latitude and Longitude
Latitude
Parallels of Latitude
Longitude
Meridians of Longitude
The distance north or south of the equator
Imaginary lines running east and west
Distance East or West of the Prime Meridian
Imaginary lines running north and south
Latitude
The distance north or south of the equator
Parallels of Latitude
Imaginary lines running east and west
8 terms
Latitude
Latitude
Equator
Tropic of Cancer
Tropic of Capricorn
The angular distance north or south of the equator.... (N... —... S)
Line that is equally distance between the north and south pol…
23.5° N
23.5° S
Latitude
The angular distance north or south of the equator.... (N... —... S)
Equator
Line that is equally distance between the north and south pol…
13 terms
Latitude or Longitude? - S15 Geography Skills
Latitude
Longitude
Longitude
Latitude
These lines are parallel
The International Dateline is one of these
These lines measure from 0 - 180 degrees
These lines measure from 0 - 90 degrees
Latitude
These lines are parallel
Longitude
The International Dateline is one of these
1: Latitude and Longitude
latitude
equator
longitude
prime meridian
Distance north or south of the equator
An imaginary circle around the middle of the earth, halfway b…
Distance east or west of the prime meridian, measured in degr…
0 degrees longitude
latitude
Distance north or south of the equator
equator
An imaginary circle around the middle of the earth, halfway b…
9 terms
1: Latitude and Longitude
latitude
equator
longitude
prime meridian
Distance north or south of the equator
An imaginary circle around the middle of the earth, halfway b…
Distance east or west of the prime meridian, measured in degr…
0 degrees longitude
latitude
Distance north or south of the equator
equator
An imaginary circle around the middle of the earth, halfway b…
9 terms
Latitude and Longitude
absolute location
coordinates
equator
hemisphere
The exact place where lines of latitude and longitude meet.
The latitude and longitude numbers identifying the absolute l…
An imaginary line that runs around the center of the earth ha…
Half of the earth.
absolute location
The exact place where lines of latitude and longitude meet.
coordinates
The latitude and longitude numbers identifying the absolute l…
9 terms
Latitude & Longitude
Northern Hemisphere
Southern Hemisphere
The International Date Line
Eastern Hemisphere
Positions on latitude lines above the equator are called "nor…
Positions on latitude lines below the equator are called "sou…
On the opposite side of earth from the prime meridian. It is…
Longitude lines to the right of the prime meridian give locat…
Northern Hemisphere
Positions on latitude lines above the equator are called "nor…
Southern Hemisphere
Positions on latitude lines below the equator are called "sou…
11 terms
Basics of Longitude and Latitude
Equator
Latitude lines get
Parallel
Latitude lines
The most famous latitude line
shorter as they near the poles
is another name for a latitude line
measure distance north or south of the Equator
Equator
The most famous latitude line
Latitude lines get
shorter as they near the poles
5 terms
Y4 Lines of latitude
Arctic Circle
Tropic of Cancer
Equator
Tropic of Capricorn
north
in between Arctic Circle and Equator
centre
in between Equator and Antarctic Circle
Arctic Circle
north
Tropic of Cancer
in between Arctic Circle and Equator
13 terms
Latitude and Longitude Vocabulary
equator
Prime Meridian
parallels
meridians
0 degrees latitude
0 degrees longitude
lines of latitude
lines of longitude
equator
0 degrees latitude
Prime Meridian
0 degrees longitude
10 terms
Longitude and Latitude
longitude
latitude
Equator
Arctic Circle
Distance east or west of the prime meridian, measured in degr…
an imaginary line around the Earth parallel to the equator
An imaginary circle around the middle of the earth, halfway b…
a line of latitude near but south of the north pole
longitude
Distance east or west of the prime meridian, measured in degr…
latitude
an imaginary line around the Earth parallel to the equator
8 terms
Seasons, Latitude, Longituds
latitude
longitude
meridian
parallels
Distance north or south of the Equator, measured in degrees.
Distance east or west of the prime meridian
A line of longitude that runs north-south.
Another name for lines of latitude
latitude
Distance north or south of the Equator, measured in degrees.
longitude
Distance east or west of the prime meridian
5 terms
Week 1- Social Studies CODE
Geography
latitude
longitude
equator
the study of the countries, oceans, rivers, mountains, cities…
the distance north or south of the equator... (the imaginary lin…
the distance east or west... (imaginary line along the Earth's s…
an imaginary line drawn around the middle of the Earth
Geography
the study of the countries, oceans, rivers, mountains, cities…
latitude
the distance north or south of the equator... (the imaginary lin…
8 terms
Social Studies Geography Ms. Jackson
Four Oceans
Seven Continents
Tropic of Cancer
intercardinal directions
Atlantic, Pacific, Indian, Arctic
North America, South America, Asia, Africa, Europe, Australia…
Line of Latitude north of the equator where the sun
NW NE SE SW
Four Oceans
Atlantic, Pacific, Indian, Arctic
Seven Continents
North America, South America, Asia, Africa, Europe, Australia…
7 terms
Latitude and Longitude
Latitude
Longitude
Equator
Absolute location
Imaginary lines that show the distance of a place from the eq…
Imaginary lines that show the distance of a place from the pr…
The most important latitude line; goes around the center of t…
The exact place where something is found on Earth's surface.
Latitude
Imaginary lines that show the distance of a place from the eq…
Longitude
Imaginary lines that show the distance of a place from the pr…
10 terms
Latitude and Longitude
Latitude
Longitude
Equator
Prime Meridian
Imaginary lines that measure distance north or south of the E…
Imaginary lines that measure distance west or east of the Pri…
0 degrees latitude
0 degrees longitude
Latitude
Imaginary lines that measure distance north or south of the E…
Longitude
Imaginary lines that measure distance west or east of the Pri…
10 terms
Latitude and Longitude
Latitude
Longitude
Prime Meridian
Tropic of Cancer
Horizontal lines that measure distance north and south of the…
Vertical lines that measure east and west of the Prime Meridi…
An imaginary line that is 0°longitude and runs from the north…
A line of latitude at 23 1/2 ° north.
Latitude
Horizontal lines that measure distance north and south of the…
Longitude
Vertical lines that measure east and west of the Prime Meridi…
14 terms
Social studies longitude and latitude
Latitude lines
Equator
Degrees
Longitude
Go east to west around planet range is 0 degrees to 90 degree…
Center lines of latitude
Unit of measurement for LAT/LONG
Distance east or west of the prime meridian, measured in degr…
Latitude lines
Go east to west around planet range is 0 degrees to 90 degree…
Equator
Center lines of latitude
19 terms
Latitude
The Equator
A line of latitude 66.5 degrees North…
When a circle is divided into 360 equa…
Half of a sphere, or half of a ball
What is the starting place for lines of latitude?
Define Arctic Circle
Define Degree
Define Hemisphere
The Equator
What is the starting place for lines of latitude?
A line of latitude 66.5 degrees North…
Define Arctic Circle
9 terms
Latitude & Longitude
Lines of Latitude may also be called
Parallels of Latitude run
Parallels of Latitude measure distance
Equator
Parallels
East to West
North to South
Parallel located at 0 degrees latitude
Lines of Latitude may also be called
Parallels
Parallels of Latitude run
East to West
geography vocab
ocean
Globe
Latitude
equator
A large body of salt water
a round model of the Earth
Distance north or south of the equator
An imaginary circle around the middle of the earth, halfway b…
ocean
A large body of salt water
Globe
a round model of the Earth
6 terms
Introducing Planet Earth
North Pole
South Pole
Latitude
Equator
the northernmost point of the earth; the Earth's axis of rota…
the southernmost point of the Earth's axis
East-west lines parallel to the equator used to measure dista…
an imaginary line drawn around the earth equally distant from…
North Pole
the northernmost point of the earth; the Earth's axis of rota…
South Pole
the southernmost point of the Earth's axis
12 terms
latitude and longitude
latitude...
longitude...
latitude measures...
longitude measures...
the distance north or south of the equator, expressed in degr…
the distance east or west of the prime meridian, expressed in…
north and south
east and west
latitude...
the distance north or south of the equator, expressed in degr…
longitude...
the distance east or west of the prime meridian, expressed in…
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