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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…
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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…
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…
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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…
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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.
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
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…
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
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
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 _____________?
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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
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…
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…
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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.
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
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…
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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
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…
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…
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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
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…
10 terms
Latitude & Longitude
Latitude
Latitude & Longitude
Equator
North Pole
The distance of a place south ir north of the equator
Usually measured in degrees
Has a latitude of 0 degrees
90 degrees North
Latitude
The distance of a place south ir north of the equator
Latitude & Longitude
Usually 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 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…
9 terms
s.svocab
prime meridian
longitude
latitude
hemisphere
0 degrees longitude
Distance east or west of the prime meridian, measured in degr…
Distance north or south of the equator
half of the earth
prime meridian
0 degrees longitude
longitude
Distance east or west of the prime meridian, measured in degr…
10 terms
Social Studies Stuff
Equator
Latitude
90
North Pole
0 degrees latitude
Imaginary lines measuring distance north or south of the equa…
number of degrees from the equator to the north or south pole
90 north latitude
Equator
0 degrees latitude
Latitude
Imaginary lines measuring distance north or south of the equa…
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
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…
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
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
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
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…
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
12 terms
Geography/Map skills
Globe
Equator
Prime Meridian
Hemisphere
Round model of earth
Imaginary line around the middle of earth, halfway between th…
Line of longitude marked 0 other lines of longitude are measu…
Half of a sphere or globe
Globe
Round model of earth
Equator
Imaginary line around the middle of earth, halfway between th…
31 terms
Geography Study Guide - C
Africa
Antarctica
Asia
Australia
Africa
Antarctica
8 terms
Longitude latitude
Absolute location
Latitude
Longitude
Equator
The exact spot of a place
Distance north or south of the equator, measured in degrees
Distance east or west of the prime meridian, measured in degr…
An imaginary circle around the middle of the earth, halfway b…
Absolute location
The exact spot of a place
Latitude
Distance north or south of the equator, measured in degrees
10 terms
Latitude
Latitude measures the distance from the
Longitude measures the distance from the
0 degrees latitude
0 degrees longitude
Equator
Prime meridian
Equator
Prime meridian
Latitude measures the distance from the
Equator
Longitude measures the distance from the
Prime meridian
8 terms
Latitude and Longitude
Absolute Location
Latitude
Longitude
Equator
An exact location.
Distance north or south of the equator.
Distance east or west of the prime meridian, measured in degr…
0 degrees latitude, an imaginary line.
Absolute Location
An exact location.
Latitude
Distance north or south of the equator.
9 terms
Latitude and Longitude Vocabulary
globe
latitude
parallels
Equator
a scale model of Earth
lines that measure distance north or south of the Equator
another name for lines of latitude on a globe or map
The main line of latitude at 0 degrees around the middle of t…
globe
a scale model of Earth
latitude
lines that measure distance north or south of the Equator
29 terms
USI.2a: Continents & Oceans
Africa
Antarctica
Asia
Australia
Africa
Antarctica
10 terms
Latitude
Latitude measures the distance from the
Longitude measures the distance from the
0 degrees latitude
0 degrees longitude
Equator
Prime meridian
Equator
Prime meridian
Latitude measures the distance from the
Equator
Longitude measures the distance from the
Prime meridian
10 terms
Latitude
Latitude measures the distance from the
Longitude measures the distance from the
0 degrees latitude
0 degrees longitude
Equator
Prime meridian
Equator
Prime meridian
Latitude measures the distance from the
Equator
Longitude measures the distance from the
Prime meridian
11 terms
Latitude & Longitude
Latitude
Longitude
Degrees
Equator
measures distance North or South of the Equator
measures distance east or west of the Prime Meridian.
unit of measurement for latitude and longitude.
0 degrees latitude; starting point for measuring latitude
Latitude
measures distance North or South of the Equator
Longitude
measures distance east or west of the Prime Meridian.
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
10 terms
Weather test- latitude
measurement of distance in degrees nor…
There are 90 degrees of latitude from…
Latitude lines are the same distance a…
The longest of all the lines of latitu…
latitude
north and south poles
parallel
equator
measurement of distance in degrees nor…
latitude
There are 90 degrees of latitude from…
north and south poles
5 terms
Chapter 2 Section 1
solar energy
rotation
revolution
latitude
energy from the sun
one complete spin of the earth on its axis
one complete trip around the sun (this takes 365 1/4 days)
measures the distance north or south of the equator
solar energy
energy from the sun
rotation
one complete spin of the earth on its axis
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
9 terms
Latitude and Longitude Vocabulary
globe
latitude
parallels
Equator
a scale model of Earth
lines that measure distance north or south of the Equator
another name for lines of latitude on a globe or map
The main line of latitude at 0 degrees around the middle of t…
globe
a scale model of Earth
latitude
lines that measure distance north or south of the Equator
10 terms
Lines of Latitude and Longitude and others
north pole
south pole
artic circle
antarctic circle
90 degrees North
90 degrees South
66.5 degrees North
66.5 degrees South
north pole
90 degrees North
south pole
90 degrees South
9 terms
W. Hem.-CH 1.1 5 Themes of Geography
geography
latitude
parallel
degree
the study of the Earth and its people
East-west lines parallel to the equator used to measure dista…
lines of latitude
unit of measurement in globes
geography
the study of the Earth and its people
latitude
East-west lines parallel to the equator used to measure dista…
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