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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…
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
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…
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…
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
Latitude and Longitude Set
Latitude
Longitude
Hemisphere
Equator
East-west lines parallel to the equator used to measure dista…
Distance measured in degrees east or west of the Prime Meridian
Half of the Earth
0 degrees latitude
Latitude
East-west lines parallel to the equator used to measure dista…
Longitude
Distance measured in degrees east or west of the Prime Meridian
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…
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…
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.
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…
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 _____________?
5 terms
Longitude & Latitude
Longitude
Latitude
Equator
Prime Meridian
Distance east or west of the prime meridian, measured in degr…
Distance north or south of the equator... An imaginary line arou…
0 degrees latitude... An imaginary circle around the middle of t…
0 degrees longitude... An imaginary line passing through the Roy…
Longitude
Distance east or west of the prime meridian, measured in degr…
Latitude
Distance north or south of the equator... An imaginary line arou…
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…
Latitude/Longitude
Hemisphere
Prime Meridian
Equator
Latitude
is one half of the sphere that makes up Earth's surface.
an imaginary line line that makes a half circle from the Nort…
forms an imaginary line that circles Earth halfway between th…
the distance in degrees north or south of the equator.
Hemisphere
is one half of the sphere that makes up Earth's surface.
Prime Meridian
an imaginary line line that makes a half circle from the Nort…
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
5 terms
DG 8(true or false)
Latitude is the distance north or sout…
Latitude lines are parallel
Latitude is measured in miles
The equator is 0 degrees latitude
False
True
False
True
Latitude is the distance north or sout…
False
Latitude lines are parallel
True
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
6 terms
Latitude and Longitude 2
latitude
longitude
prime meridian
equator
imaginary lines that measure the distance between the North P…
imaginary lines that measure the distance east or west of the…
imaginary line that separated the Eastern and Western hemisph…
imaginary line that separates the Northern and Southern hemis…
latitude
imaginary lines that measure the distance between the North P…
longitude
imaginary lines that measure the distance east or west of the…
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.
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
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…
12 terms
Latitude & Longitude Vocabulary
Latitude
Northern Hemisphere
Southern Hemisphere
Longitude
a measurement of distance in degrees north and south of the e…
Positions on latitude lines above the equator are called "nor…
Positions on latitude lines below the equator are called "sou…
measurement of distance in degrees east or west of the prime…
Latitude
a measurement of distance in degrees north and south of the e…
Northern Hemisphere
Positions on latitude lines above the equator are called "nor…
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…
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…
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
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…
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
5 terms
Latitude & Longitude Vocabulary
Latitude
Longitude
Degrees
Equator
Lines running East and West and measuring the distance North…
Lines running North and South and measuring the distance East…
Unit for measuring distance
An imaginary line encircling Earth halfway between the North…
Latitude
Lines running East and West and measuring the distance North…
Longitude
Lines running North and South and measuring the distance East…
8 terms
Word Work Week 2
Latitude
Longitude
equator
prime meridian
An imaginary line around the Earth parallel to the equator
Imaginary lines running from north to south, or up and down,…
An imaginary circle around the middle of the earth, halfway b…
0° longitude
Latitude
An imaginary line around the Earth parallel to the equator
Longitude
Imaginary lines running from north to south, or up and down,…
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
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…
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…
5 terms
Latitude and longitude
coordinates
equator
latitude
longitude
the latitude and longitude address of a place on a map
An imaginary circle around the middle of the earth, halfway b…
Distance north or south of the equator
Distance east or west of the prime meridian, measured in degr…
coordinates
the latitude and longitude address of a place on a map
equator
An imaginary circle around the middle of the earth, halfway b…
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…
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…
6 terms
Latitude and Longitude
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…
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
7 terms
Latitude-Longitude
Latitude
Longitude
Prime Meridian
Meridians
distance north or south of the Equator, measured in degrees.
Distance east or west of the prime meridian, measured in degr…
The line of longitude at 0 degrees that separates the eastern…
another name for lines of longitude
Latitude
distance north or south of the Equator, measured in degrees.
Longitude
Distance east or west of the prime meridian, measured in degr…
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…
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
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…
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
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
6 terms
Latitude and Longitude
Latitude and longitude
Latitude
Longitude
Equator
Latitude and longitude are imaginary lines drawn on Maps to e…
Latitude is the distance north or south of the equator
Longitude is the distance east or west of the prime meridian
The Equator is the 0 degree line of latitude , the starting p…
Latitude and longitude
Latitude and longitude are imaginary lines drawn on Maps to e…
Latitude
Latitude is the distance north or south of the equator
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