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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…
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?
25 terms
Geography Themes
desert
subcontinent
cataract
mountain
typically very hot, with little rainfall or vegetation
a large, distinguishable landmass as part of a continent
waterfall
large natural elevation of the earth's surface rising abruptl…
desert
typically very hot, with little rainfall or vegetation
subcontinent
a large, distinguishable landmass as part of a continent
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…
9 terms
Themes of geography
Location
absolute location
latitude
longitude
describes where something is on earth.
describes exactly where something is located.
measure distance north and south of the equator.
measure distance east and west of the equator.
Location
describes where something is on earth.
absolute location
describes exactly where something is located.
9 terms
Themes of Geography
Location
Absolute Location
Relative Location
Place
is explained by absolute or relative location
the EXACT point of a place, uses coordinates or an address
location is described by the things that are around it
used to describe a location. Can be human characteristics or…
Location
is explained by absolute or relative location
Absolute Location
the EXACT point of a place, uses coordinates or an address
19 terms
Themes of Geography
LOCATION (What question?)
absolute location
relative location
PLACE (What question?)
Where is it?
latitude and longitude coordinates
location explained in terms of others (past the red door, aro…
What is it like?
LOCATION (What question?)
Where is it?
absolute location
latitude and longitude coordinates
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
32 terms
themes of Geography
5 Themes
Location
Absolute location
Relative location
Location, Place, Human Environmental Interaction, Movement, R…
Where something is. Absolute location and relative location
Exact point on earth using coordinates
General area (ex: near Knoebels)
5 Themes
Location, Place, Human Environmental Interaction, Movement, R…
Location
Where something is. Absolute location and relative location
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…
25 terms
Geography Themes
desert
peninsula
delta
plateau
typically very hot, with little rainfall or vegetation
piece of land surrounded by water on 3 sides
typically a triangular mass of sediment that deposits at the…
area of relatively high, flat land in comparison to the land…
desert
typically very hot, with little rainfall or vegetation
peninsula
piece of land surrounded by water on 3 sides
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…
8 terms
Themes of Geography
Geography
Physical Characteristic
Region
Location
The study of places on Earth
A feature of Earth, such as a landform
An area that shares one of more characteristics
Where something is found on Earth
Geography
The study of places on Earth
Physical Characteristic
A feature of Earth, such as a landform
12 terms
5 Themes of Geography
Location
Place
Human Environment Interaction
Region
Where something can be found
What a place is like and what can people do there.
How humans and the environment affect each other.
An area with common characteristics (human and/or physical)
Location
Where something can be found
Place
What a place is like and what can people do there.
33 terms
5 Themes of Geography
location, place, region, human-environ…
relative location
absolute location
cardinal directions
5 themes of geography
the position of a place in relation to another place
the exact location of a place on the earth's surface found us…
north, south, east, west
location, place, region, human-environ…
5 themes of geography
relative location
the position of a place in relation to another place
5 terms
Themes of Geography
Human-Environment Interaction
Location
Movement
Place
How humans and environment affect each other.
Absolute: the exact location of a places Geographers use lati…
The study of movement of people, goods and ideas from one pla…
The physical and human characteristics of a location. Physica…
Human-Environment Interaction
How humans and environment affect each other.
Location
Absolute: the exact location of a places Geographers use lati…
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…
9 terms
Themes of Geography
geography
place
location
environment interactions
the study of humans, the environment and the interaction (rel…
a location on earth that has specific characteristics that ar…
the position of a place on the Earth's surface... -can be descri…
- positive and negative effects of humans and the environment…
geography
the study of humans, the environment and the interaction (rel…
place
a location on earth that has specific characteristics that ar…
22 terms
5 Themes of Geography
Movement
Movement
Movement
Region
the import/export of people, goods and ideas
Examples: immigration, migration, importing and exporting goo…
cultural exchange - concepts of life, music, games, religion
an area of the world that has unifying characteristics
Movement
the import/export of people, goods and ideas
Movement
Examples: immigration, migration, importing and exporting goo…
6 terms
Themes of Geography
absolute location
relative location
latitude
longitude
a specific description of where a place is ... an address
a general description of where a place is
parallel lines... will not cross... measure north and south... run wes…
run north and south... every line intersects at the North and So…
absolute location
a specific description of where a place is ... an address
relative location
a general description of where a place is
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…
14 terms
5 Themes of Geography Vocabulary
Human Environment Interaction
Geography
Region
Place
The changes humans make to their environment and how humans a…
The study of the Earth's surface, the organisms that populate…
An area that is defined by a unifying physical or human chara…
The specific human and physical features of a location.... Examp…
Human Environment Interaction
The changes humans make to their environment and how humans a…
Geography
The study of the Earth's surface, the organisms that populate…
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…
What a location is like (physical and human characteristics)
An area that has common characteristics or features (physical…
geography
The study of the earth and its features
themes of geography
Place, Region, Human Environment Interaction, Location, Movem…
21 terms
Themes of Geography
absolute location
relative location
rainfall map
political map
the location using the latitude and longitude
where one location is in relation to another location
a thematic map used to find the average rainfall per year
a map that shows boundaries, cities, countries, and roads
absolute location
the location using the latitude and longitude
relative location
where one location is in relation to another location
14 terms
Themes of geography
Location
absolute location
latitude
longitude
describes where something is on earth.
describes exactly where something is located.
measure distance north and south of the equator.
measure distance east and west of the equator.
Location
describes where something is on earth.
absolute location
describes exactly where something is located.
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 both human and phy…
An area that has common characteristics or features (religion…
geography
The study of the earth and its features
themes of geography
Place, Region, Human Environment Interaction, Location, Movem…
11 terms
Themes of Geography
Location
Place
Human Environment Interaction
Region
where a place is in the world
the physical and human characteristics of a place that make i…
the way people interact, or cooperate with their environment,…
a unit of space that is unified by the presence of some chara…
Location
where a place is in the world
Place
the physical and human characteristics of a place that make 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…
11 terms
5 Themes of Geography
Absolute location
Relative location
Latitude lines
Equator
provides a definite reference to locate a place. The referenc…
describes a place with respect to its environment and its con…
are also known as parallels since they are parallel and are a…
the imaginary line which divides our planet into the northern…
Absolute location
provides a definite reference to locate a place. The referenc…
Relative location
describes a place with respect to its environment and its con…
17 terms
5 Themes of Geography Vocabulary
Human Environment Interaction
Geography
Region
Place
The changes humans make to their environment and how humans a…
The study of the Earth's surface, the organisms that populate…
An area that is defined by a unifying physical or human chara…
The specific human and physical features of a location.... Examp…
Human Environment Interaction
The changes humans make to their environment and how humans a…
Geography
The study of the Earth's surface, the organisms that populate…
22 terms
Themes of Geography
Location
Place
Region
Movement
Where a place is exactly located (absolute location) or where…
What you see or notice when you get to a location. The charac…
A group of places that have characteristics (geography, langu…
How and why people and things (ideas too!) move
Location
Where a place is exactly located (absolute location) or where…
Place
What you see or notice when you get to a location. The charac…
18 terms
5 Themes of Geography
Cardinal Directions
Longitude lines
Globe
Geographer
North, South, East, West on a Compass Rose
Imaginary north-south lines that run vertically around the gl…
A round model of the Earth
A person who studies the Earth.
Cardinal Directions
North, South, East, West on a Compass Rose
Longitude lines
Imaginary north-south lines that run vertically around the gl…
29 terms
5 Themes of Geography
Movement
Absolute Location
Latitude lines
Longitude Lines
The transfer of people, goods, and information from one place…
The exact spot on Earth a place can be found--uses lines of l…
Lines that run east to west and are parallel to the Equator.... .
Lines that run between the north and south pole and are paral…
Movement
The transfer of people, goods, and information from one place…
Absolute Location
The exact spot on Earth a place can be found--uses lines of l…
13 terms
Themes of Geography
Location (1)
Absolute Location
Relative Location
Place (2)
Where it is.
Lines of Latitude and Longitude that tell exactly where a pla…
The location of a place in reference to another place
The physical and human characteristics of a location
Location (1)
Where it is.
Absolute Location
Lines of Latitude and Longitude that tell exactly where a pla…
5 terms
Themes of Geography
Location
Place
Movement
Human/Environment Interaction
describes where a place can be found
describes the physical and human characteristics of a place
describes how people, goods, and ideas are transported from p…
describes how people change and adapt to the land
Location
describes where a place can be found
Place
describes the physical and human characteristics of a place
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…
Themes of Geography
Categorize
Absolute location
Global Positioning System (GPS)
Location
A group of information
Exact point a place is located
To find absolute location
Provides a way of locating places
Categorize
A group of information
Absolute location
Exact point a place is located
8 terms
Themes of Geography
geography
location
absolute location
relative location
is the study of the Earth and its people
is the position of a place on the Earth's surface
is the exact spot on Earth where a geographic feature, such a…
describes where that feature is in relation to the features a…
geography
is the study of the Earth and its people
location
is the position of a place on the Earth's surface
8 terms
Five Themes of Geography
Location: Absolute
Location: Relative
Region/Place: Physical Characteristics
Region/Place: Human Characteristics
Describes the EXACT location of a place on earth.... - measured…
Describes the places located AROUND a place on earth.... - ident…
-NATURE MADE... -Describes the physical features found in a regi…
-HUMAN MADE... -Describes the human features found in a region o…
Location: Absolute
Describes the EXACT location of a place on earth.... - measured…
Location: Relative
Describes the places located AROUND a place on earth.... - ident…
15 terms
Geography themes
Five themes of geography
Location
Place
Regions
1. Location... 2. Places... 3. Human-Environment interaction... 4. Reg…
The theme of location describes where something is.
Place describes the features that make a site unique
Regions are area that share common characteristics
Five themes of geography
1. Location... 2. Places... 3. Human-Environment interaction... 4. Reg…
Location
The theme of location describes where something is.
14 terms
Geography themes
Earth
North America
Four
Atlantic, Pacific, Artic, Indian
What planet do we live on?
What is the name of the continent that we live on?
How many oceans are there on our planet?
List the Oceans
Earth
What planet do we live on?
North America
What is the name of the continent that we live on?
Five Themes of Geography
Cartography
Meteorology
Latitude
Longitude
The study of maps and map making
The study of weather
Imaginary measurement lines that measure North and South of t…
Imaginary measurement lines that measure East and West of the…
Cartography
The study of maps and map making
Meteorology
The study of weather
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…
25 terms
Geography Themes
Archipelago
Canal
Volcano
Strait
a group of islands.
man made narrow waterway .
a mountain with a hole in the top or side that sometimes send…
a narrow passage of water that connects two large bodies of w…
Archipelago
a group of islands.
Canal
man made narrow waterway .
11 terms
5 Themes of Geography
Absolute location
Relative location
Latitude lines
Equator
provides a definite reference to locate a place. The referenc…
describes a place with respect to its environment and its con…
are also known as parallels since they are parallel and are a…
the imaginary line which divides our planet into the northern…
Absolute location
provides a definite reference to locate a place. The referenc…
Relative location
describes a place with respect to its environment and its con…
11 terms
5 Themes of Geography
Absolute location
Relative location
Latitude lines
Equator
provides a definite reference to locate a place. The referenc…
describes a place with respect to its environment and its con…
are also known as parallels since they are parallel and are a…
the imaginary line which divides our planet into the northern…
Absolute location
provides a definite reference to locate a place. The referenc…
Relative location
describes a place with respect to its environment and its con…
9 terms
Geography Themes
Globe
Lines of Latitude
Equator
Lines of Longitude
Scale model of the Earth
Run East and West
Imaginary line that divides the Earth into halves
Run North and South
Globe
Scale model of the Earth
Lines of Latitude
Run East and West
7 terms
5 Themes of Geography Vocabulary
Movement
Region
Place
Location
how people and places are linked by communication,... the flow o…
areas that are unified by features, such as human or physical…
human and physical characteristics of an area
where a place is located
Movement
how people and places are linked by communication,... the flow o…
Region
areas that are unified by features, such as human or physical…
26 terms
Geography themes
North America
Four
Atlantic, Pacific, Artic, Indian
North America, South America, Europe,…
What is the name of the continent that we live on?
How many oceans are there on our planet?
List the Oceans
List the continents
North America
What is the name of the continent that we live on?
Four
How many oceans are there on our planet?
31 terms
Five Themes of Geography
Physical Features
Human Features
Lattitude
Longitude
topography... Geographic features you can see (rivers, lakes, mo…
Man made features (Statue of Liberty, The White House).
lines that run east and west dividing the earth
Distance east or west of the prime meridian, measured in degr…
Physical Features
topography... Geographic features you can see (rivers, lakes, mo…
Human Features
Man made features (Statue of Liberty, The White House).
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