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9 terms
Topography
Plain
mountain
Plateau
Mountain range
Landform with nearly flat or gently rolling land. Low relief…
Landform with high elevation and high relief
Landform with high elevation and a flat surface
A group of mountains in the same area
Plain
Landform with nearly flat or gently rolling land. Low relief…
mountain
Landform with high elevation and high relief
10 terms
topography
topography
elevation
relief
landform
the shape of the land
the height above sea-level for a point on Earth's surface
the difference in elevation between the highest and lowest pa…
a feature that is formed by the processes that shape Earth's…
topography
the shape of the land
elevation
the height above sea-level for a point on Earth's surface
12 terms
Topography
Elevation
Relief
landforms
Plains
Hight above sea level
changes in elevation
Features of topography that make up the earths surface
wide area of flat rolling land with low elevation and low rel…
Elevation
Hight above sea level
Relief
changes in elevation
10 terms
topography
topography
elevation
relief
landform
the shape of the land
the height above sea-level for a point on Earth's surface
the difference in elevation between the highest and lowest pa…
a feature that is formed by the processes that shape Earth's…
topography
the shape of the land
elevation
the height above sea-level for a point on Earth's surface
24 terms
Topography
Relief
Topographic map
Elevation
Profile
The difference in elevation in between the highest and lowest…
Map that shows elevation, relief, and slope of an area.
Height above sea level.
The side-view of a landform such as a mountain.
Relief
The difference in elevation in between the highest and lowest…
Topographic map
Map that shows elevation, relief, and slope of an area.
17 terms
Topography
Relief
Topographic map
Elevation
Profile
The difference in elevation in between the highest and lowest…
Map that shows elevation, relief, and slope of an area.
Height above sea level.
The side-view of a landform such as a mountain.
Relief
The difference in elevation in between the highest and lowest…
Topographic map
Map that shows elevation, relief, and slope of an area.
10 terms
Topography
topography
elevation
landform
plains
the shape of the land determined by elevation, relief, and la…
the height of an object above sea level
a feature of topography formed by the processes that shape Ea…
landforms made up of flat or gently rolling land with low rel…
topography
the shape of the land determined by elevation, relief, and la…
elevation
the height of an object above sea level
9 terms
Topography
Plain
mountain
Plateau
Mountain range
Landform with nearly flat or gently rolling land. Low relief…
Landform with high elevation and high relief
Landform with high elevation and a flat surface
A group of mountains in the same area
Plain
Landform with nearly flat or gently rolling land. Low relief…
mountain
Landform with high elevation and high relief
26 terms
Topography
Relief
Topographic map
Elevation
Profile
The difference in elevation in between the highest and lowest…
Map that shows elevation, relief, and slope of an area.
Height above sea level.
The side-view of a landform such as a mountain.
Relief
The difference in elevation in between the highest and lowest…
Topographic map
Map that shows elevation, relief, and slope of an area.
14 terms
Topography
topography
elevation
relief
landform
the shape of the land determined by elevation, relief, and la…
the height of an object above sea level
the difference in elevation between the highest and lowest pa…
a feature of topography formed by the processes that shape Ea…
topography
the shape of the land determined by elevation, relief, and la…
elevation
the height of an object above sea level
10 terms
topography
topography
elevation
relief
landform
the shape of the land
the height above sea-level for a point on Earth's surface
the difference in elevation between the highest and lowest pa…
a feature that is formed by the processes that shape Earth's…
topography
the shape of the land
elevation
the height above sea-level for a point on Earth's surface
10 terms
Topography
topography
elevation
topographic map
scale (of a map)
the surface features of a place, like elevation and the locat…
The height of land above sea level
A map that shows features of an area of land, like elevation…
The scale of a map is the ratio of a distance on the map to t…
topography
the surface features of a place, like elevation and the locat…
elevation
The height of land above sea level
18 terms
Topography
Topographic map
Relief
Elevation
Profile
Map that shows elevation, relief, and slope of an area.
The difference in elevation in between the highest and lowest…
Height above sea level.
The side-view of a landform such as a mountain.
Topographic map
Map that shows elevation, relief, and slope of an area.
Relief
The difference in elevation in between the highest and lowest…
8 terms
Topography
contour line
contour interval
depression contour
index contour
a line connecting points of equal elevation on a map
the change in elevation between adjacent contour lines
a contour line with hachure marks to indicate a depression or…
the contour line that indicates an elevation label
contour line
a line connecting points of equal elevation on a map
contour interval
the change in elevation between adjacent contour lines
13 terms
Topography
contour intervals
contour lines
topographic maps
topography
difference in elevation between any two contour lines on a to…
map symbol showing shape and/or change in elevation on a topo…
map showing the shape and elevation of the land surface using…
the shape of the Earth's surface and the way its physical fea…
contour intervals
difference in elevation between any two contour lines on a to…
contour lines
map symbol showing shape and/or change in elevation on a topo…
topography
latitude
longitude
equator
prime meridian
distance north or south of the equator measured in degrees (p…
distance east or west of the prime meridian measured in degre…
the parallel on earth midway between the geographic north and…
0 degrees longitude on the earth, passing through Greenwich,…
latitude
distance north or south of the equator measured in degrees (p…
longitude
distance east or west of the prime meridian measured in degre…
11 terms
Topography
topography
topographic map
contour line
relief
the size and shape of the land surface features of a region,…
a map that shows the surface features of Earth
a line that connects points of equal elevation on a map
the difference between the highest and lowest elevations in a…
topography
the size and shape of the land surface features of a region,…
topographic map
a map that shows the surface features of Earth
10 terms
topography
topography
elevation
relief
landform
the shape of the land
the height above sea-level for a point on Earth's surface
the difference in elevation between the highest and lowest pa…
a feature that is formed by the processes that shape Earth's…
topography
the shape of the land
elevation
the height above sea-level for a point on Earth's surface
13 terms
Topography
Base
Peak
Elevation
Sea Level
Bottom of a mountain
Highest point of a mountain
Vertical distance (height) above sea level
Zero elevation... average height of ocean's surface
Base
Bottom of a mountain
Peak
Highest point of a mountain
10 terms
Topography
topography
elevation
topographic map
scale (of a map)
the surface features of a place, like elevation and the locat…
The height of land above sea level
A map that shows features of an area of land, like elevation…
The scale of a map is the ratio of a distance on the map to t…
topography
the surface features of a place, like elevation and the locat…
elevation
The height of land above sea level
17 terms
Topography
Elevation
Relief
landforms
Plains
Height above sea level
changes in elevation
Features of topography that make up the earths surface
wide area of flat rolling land with low elevation and low rel…
Elevation
Height above sea level
Relief
changes in elevation
16 terms
Topography
Map
Scale
Key
compass rose
a flat model of all or part of Earth's surface
used to compare distance on a map or a globe to distance on E…
A list of symbols used on a map
Shows direction on a map N, E,S, W
Map
a flat model of all or part of Earth's surface
Scale
used to compare distance on a map or a globe to distance on E…
16 terms
Topography
Compass Rose
Contour interval
Contour line
Depression
A compass rose, is a figure on a compass, map, nautical chart…
the difference in altitude represented by the space between t…
a line on a map joining points of equal height above or below…
A depression contour line is a marking on a map indicating a…
Compass Rose
A compass rose, is a figure on a compass, map, nautical chart…
Contour interval
the difference in altitude represented by the space between t…
110 terms
Topography
telencephalon
diencephalon
mesencephalon
metencephalon
embryological remnant
embryological remnant
embryological remnant
embryological remnant
telencephalon
embryological remnant
diencephalon
embryological remnant
10 terms
Topography
Weathering
Erosion
Deposition
Topography
The breaking down of rocks and other materials on the Earth's…
Processes by which rock, sand, and soil are broken down and c…
Process in which sediment is laid down in new locations.
A description of surface features of land.
Weathering
The breaking down of rocks and other materials on the Earth's…
Erosion
Processes by which rock, sand, and soil are broken down and c…
19 terms
topography
land forms
tectonic activity
Pangea
magma
shape of the land
tectonic plates
the belief that land forms were once one big continent
hot molten rock
land forms
shape of the land
tectonic activity
tectonic plates
16 terms
Topography
Compass Rose
Contour interval
Contour line
Depression
A compass rose, is a figure on a compass, map, nautical chart…
the difference in altitude represented by the space between t…
a line on a map joining points of equal height above or below…
A depression contour line is a marking on a map indicating a…
Compass Rose
A compass rose, is a figure on a compass, map, nautical chart…
Contour interval
the difference in altitude represented by the space between t…
10 terms
Topography
Weathering
Erosion
Deposition
Topography
The breaking down of rocks and other materials on the Earth's…
Processes by which rock, sand, and soil are broken down and c…
Process in which sediment is laid down in new locations.
A description of surface features of land.
Weathering
The breaking down of rocks and other materials on the Earth's…
Erosion
Processes by which rock, sand, and soil are broken down and c…
9 terms
Topography
Topography
Elevation
Relief
Landform
A description of surface features of land.
Height above sea level
Elevation of a land surface
A feature of topography formed by the processes that shape Ea…
Topography
A description of surface features of land.
Elevation
Height above sea level
9 terms
Topography
Plain
mountain
Plateau
Mountain range
Landform with nearly flat or gently rolling land. Low relief…
Landform with high elevation and high relief
Landform with high elevation and a flat surface
A group of mountains in the same area
Plain
Landform with nearly flat or gently rolling land. Low relief…
mountain
Landform with high elevation and high relief
7 terms
Topography
topography
relief
elevation
landform
the shape of the land
the difference in elevation between the highest and lowest po…
the height above sea level of a point on the earth's surface
a feature of topography such as a hill or valley formed by th…
topography
the shape of the land
relief
the difference in elevation between the highest and lowest po…
16 terms
Topography
Compass Rose
Contour Interval
Contour Line
Depression
A tool on a map showing cardinal (N,E,S,W) and intermediate (…
The change in elevation from contour line to contour line
A line on a topographic map that connects points of equal ele…
A closed loop with dashes inside
Compass Rose
A tool on a map showing cardinal (N,E,S,W) and intermediate (…
Contour Interval
The change in elevation from contour line to contour line
12 terms
topography
Remote sensing
Aerial
Satellite
basin
Gathering and analyzing information about an object from a di…
images are taken from airplanes or helicopters
images are taken from space
Dips inward toward the center of the rock/... mountain
Remote sensing
Gathering and analyzing information about an object from a di…
Aerial
images are taken from airplanes or helicopters
10 terms
topography
topography
elevation
relief
landform
the shape of the land
the height above sea-level for a point on Earth's surface
the difference in elevation between the highest and lowest pa…
a feature that is formed by the processes that shape Earth's…
topography
the shape of the land
elevation
the height above sea-level for a point on Earth's surface
7 terms
Topography
Sea Level
Contour Interval
Depression
Steep Slope
The height from which every elevation is measured; m/ft
The difference in elevation represented by each contour line…
An area lower than the surrounding area.
An area that sharply increases/decreases in elevation.
Sea Level
The height from which every elevation is measured; m/ft
Contour Interval
The difference in elevation represented by each contour line…
21 terms
Topography
Acanthion
Auricle (Pinna)
Base of Orbit
Supercilliary ridge (arch)
Midline junction of upper lip and nose
Large flap of cartilage surrounding EAM
Bony rim surrounding each eye
Acanthion
Midline junction of upper lip and nose
Auricle (Pinna)
Large flap of cartilage surrounding EAM
14 terms
topography
latitude
longitude
equator
prime meridian
Distance north or south of the equator
Distance east or west of the prime meridian, measured in degr…
0 degrees latitude
zero degrees longitude
latitude
Distance north or south of the equator
longitude
Distance east or west of the prime meridian, measured in degr…
14 terms
topography
latitude
longitude
Equator
prime meridian
Distance in degrees north or south of the equator
Distance east or west of the prime meridian
An imaginary circle around the middle of the earth, halfway b…
0° longitude
latitude
Distance in degrees north or south of the equator
longitude
Distance east or west of the prime meridian
29 terms
Topography
Canyon
Crust
Delta
Earth
a deep valley carved by flowing water
the layer of rock that forms Earth's surface
a fan-shaped mass of mud and other sediment that forms where…
the third planet from the Sun; the planet on which we live (r…
Canyon
a deep valley carved by flowing water
Crust
the layer of rock that forms Earth's surface
10 terms
topography
topography
elevation
relief
landform
the shape of the land
the height above sea-level for a point on Earth's surface
the difference in elevation between the highest and lowest pa…
a feature that is formed by the processes that shape Earth's…
topography
the shape of the land
elevation
the height above sea-level for a point on Earth's surface
Topography
contour interval
contour line
elevation or relief
weathering
the difference in elevation from one contour line to the next
line on a map that connects points of equal elevation
Height above sea level
The breaking down of rocks and other materials on the Earth's…
contour interval
the difference in elevation from one contour line to the next
contour line
line on a map that connects points of equal elevation
10 terms
Topography
Mountain
Canyon
Plateau
Dune
High Uplifted Area with Steep Slopes
V shaped Valley eroded by a river
Nearly Flat/Level area of land that has been uplifted
A mound, hill or ridge of wind blown sand
Mountain
High Uplifted Area with Steep Slopes
Canyon
V shaped Valley eroded by a river
15 terms
Topography
Topography
Elevation
Relief
Plain
the shape of the land
the height above sea level of a point on Earth's surface
the difference between the highest and lowest parts of an area
a landform made up of nearly flat or gently rolling land with…
Topography
the shape of the land
Elevation
the height above sea level of a point on Earth's surface
61 terms
Topography
Plain
mountain
plateau
map
a land form made up of nearly flat or gently rolling land wit…
a land form with high elevation and high relief
a land form that has high elevation and a more or less level…
a flat model of all or part of earth's surface
Plain
a land form made up of nearly flat or gently rolling land wit…
mountain
a land form with high elevation and high relief
61 terms
Topography
Plain
mountain
plateau
map
a land form made up of nearly flat or gently rolling land wit…
a land form with high elevation and high relief
a land form that has high elevation and a more or less level…
a flat model of all or part of earth's surface
Plain
a land form made up of nearly flat or gently rolling land wit…
mountain
a land form with high elevation and high relief
20 terms
Topography
L'ouest (m.)
l'est (m.)
le nord
le sud
L'ouest (m.)
l'est (m.)
34 terms
Topography
abyssal
tundra
permafrost
icecap
A large, flat, almost level area of the deep-ocean basin.
permafrost... An extremely cold, dry biome.
Ground that is permanently frozen
a mass of ice and snow that permanently covers a large area o…
abyssal
A large, flat, almost level area of the deep-ocean basin.
tundra
permafrost... An extremely cold, dry biome.
16 terms
Topography
Compass Rose
Contour Interval
Contour Line
Depression
A tool on a map showing cardinal (N,E,S,W) and intermediate (…
The change in elevation from contour line to contour line
A line on a topographic map that connects points of equal ele…
A closed loop with dashes inside
Compass Rose
A tool on a map showing cardinal (N,E,S,W) and intermediate (…
Contour Interval
The change in elevation from contour line to contour line
10 terms
Topography
weathering
erosion
deposition
topography
the breaking down of rocks and other materials on the Earth's…
processes by which rock, sand, and soil are broken down and c…
process in which sediment is laid down in new locations
a description of surface features of land
weathering
the breaking down of rocks and other materials on the Earth's…
erosion
processes by which rock, sand, and soil are broken down and c…
10 terms
topography
topography
elevation
relief
landform
the shape of the land
the height above sea-level for a point on Earth's surface
the difference in elevation between the highest and lowest pa…
a feature that is formed by the processes that shape Earth's…
topography
the shape of the land
elevation
the height above sea-level for a point on Earth's surface
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