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Ms. Henkel's Unit 1 World Geography vocabulary
Human Geography
Map Projections
Special Purpose Map
Man-made Border
The study of how humans interact with each other and how they…
A two -dimensional, or flat, representation of the earth's su…
A map designed to show specific information.
Border set by an agreement between people, usually based on h…
Human Geography
The study of how humans interact with each other and how they…
Map Projections
A two -dimensional, or flat, representation of the earth's su…
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Ms.judon unit 1 geography
Compass rose
Latitude
Longitude
Prime meridian
Shows the direction from any given point on the map, of north…
Is an angular measure of distance from the equator imaginary…
Is a measure of distance from the Prime Meridian imaginary ve…
is an imaginary line that runs north and south through Greenw…
Compass rose
Shows the direction from any given point on the map, of north…
Latitude
Is an angular measure of distance from the equator imaginary…
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Ms.Hooker unit 1 vocabulary: Geography
Charter
Coastal Plain Region
Piedmont Region
Dialect
A contract granted by the king to individuals or groups who w…
The part of North Carolina that lies between the Tidewater an…
The part of North Carolina that lies between the Coastal Plai…
A variation in the pronunciation of words in a language
Charter
A contract granted by the king to individuals or groups who w…
Coastal Plain Region
The part of North Carolina that lies between the Tidewater an…
53 terms
HUMAN GEOGRAPHY UNIT 1 MS NEWELL
Physical Geography
Human Geography
Spatial Perspective
Latitude
The study of the Earth's natural landscapes and physical syst…
The study of people, past or present.
A Geographers point of view.
The East/West lines of the earth's grid. They measure North a…
Physical Geography
The study of the Earth's natural landscapes and physical syst…
Human Geography
The study of people, past or present.
20 terms
Geography Unit 1- Maps
Geography
Grid
Latitude
Longitude
The study of everything on Earth, from rocks and rainfall to…
the lines that circle the globe east and west and north and s…
lines going east and west, they are also known as parallels b…
lines going north and south, they are also known as meridians…
Geography
The study of everything on Earth, from rocks and rainfall to…
Grid
the lines that circle the globe east and west and north and s…
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MS Word Unit 1
docx extension
pdf extension
block style
cut
The file extension typically assigned to Word documents.
The file extension assigned to PDF documents.
"A business letter format that begins all lines at the left m…
A command that deletes the selected text or object and places…
docx extension
The file extension typically assigned to Word documents.
pdf extension
The file extension assigned to PDF documents.
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Unit 1 World Geography Honors 1 Ms.Long
geography
five themes of geography
location
absolute location
the study and distribution and interaction of physical and hu…
1. Movement... 2. Region... 3. Location... 4. Human-Environmental Inte…
A particular place or position
location of a place on a globe using latitude and longitude
geography
the study and distribution and interaction of physical and hu…
five themes of geography
1. Movement... 2. Region... 3. Location... 4. Human-Environmental Inte…
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Geography Unit 1
USA
Canada
Mexico
Cuba
USA
Canada
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Unit 1 - Geography
Artifact
Culture
Hominid
Paleolithic Age
A human made object such as a tool, weapon or piece of jewerly
a people's unique way of life, as shown by its tools, customs…
A member of a biological group including human beings and rel…
(2,500,000 BCE - 10,000 B.C.E.) Old Stone Age. A prehistoric…
Artifact
A human made object such as a tool, weapon or piece of jewerly
Culture
a people's unique way of life, as shown by its tools, customs…
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Geography Unit 1 review
continent
ocean
equator
lines of latitude
1 of 7 very large areas of land on Earth
large body of water
an imaginary line around the middle of the Earth
map lines used to locate places north & south of the equator
continent
1 of 7 very large areas of land on Earth
ocean
large body of water
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MS Excel Unit 1
Active cell
Arithmetic operator
Cell address
Cell reference
The cell outlined in green in which data is entered when you…
A symbol that specifies a mathematical operation such as addi…
The column letter and row number that identify a cell; also c…
The column letter and row number that identify a cell; also c…
Active cell
The cell outlined in green in which data is entered when you…
Arithmetic operator
A symbol that specifies a mathematical operation such as addi…
25 terms
MS Studies: Unit 1
latitude
longitude
hydrologic cycle
surface water
Distance north or south of the equator
Distance east or west of the prime meridian, measured in degr…
the system of exchange involving water in its various forms a…
water contained in places such as lakes, ponds, rivers, strea…
latitude
Distance north or south of the equator
longitude
Distance east or west of the prime meridian, measured in degr…
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Geography Unit 1 6th
Line of Latitude
Line of Longitude
Hemisphere
Equator
an imaginary line around the Earth parallel to the equator
an imaginary line around the Earth passing through the north…
half of the terrestrial globe
an imaginary line circling the Earth halfway between the Nort…
Line of Latitude
an imaginary line around the Earth parallel to the equator
Line of Longitude
an imaginary line around the Earth passing through the north…
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World Geography Unit 1
absolute location
relative location
physical characteristics
human characteristics
allows us to pinpoint the exact location of any point on Eart…
Refers to the way a place is perceived and how that place rel…
topography, climate, vegetation, wildlife
agriculture, architecture, religion, economics
absolute location
allows us to pinpoint the exact location of any point on Eart…
relative location
Refers to the way a place is perceived and how that place rel…
24 terms
Unit 1 Physical Geography
Convergent/Colliding
Divergent/Spreading
Transformation/Faulting
El Nino effect on Texas
increased rainfall
Convergent/Colliding
Divergent/Spreading
30 terms
Geography Unit 1
Location
Absolute Location
Relative Location
Place
Two types include: absolute and relative
Latitude and Longitude locations; A specific "global address"
Describes the general area; Relies on context; Details includ…
Two types include: human characteristics and physical charact…
Location
Two types include: absolute and relative
Absolute Location
Latitude and Longitude locations; A specific "global address"
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MS Unit 1
Vigorous
Invigorate
Prodigal
Agitate
Adjective... done with power, force, or energy
Verb... to fill with strength or energy
Adjective... wasting money or resources
Verb... to publicly demand; to petition for... to move vigorously o…
Vigorous
Adjective... done with power, force, or energy
Invigorate
Verb... to fill with strength or energy
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Unit 1 Geography
climate
geographers
latitude
longitude
the weather in an area over a long period of time
people who study geography
an imaginary line on Earth that goes from east to west and sh…
an imaginary line on Earth that goes from north to south and…
climate
the weather in an area over a long period of time
geographers
people who study geography
10 terms
Geography Unit 1
Five themes of geography
Location
Absolute location
Relative location
The position of anything on Earth's surface.
Exact location of a place on the earth described by global co…
The position of a place in relation to another place
Five themes of geography
Location
The position of anything on Earth's surface.
19 terms
Unit 1 Geography
Atlantic Ocean
Pacific Ocean
Gulf of Mexico
Mississippi River
The ocean on the east coast of the United States
The ocean on the west coast of the United States
The body of water on the southern coast of the United States
The longest river in the United States and flows through the…
Atlantic Ocean
The ocean on the east coast of the United States
Pacific Ocean
The ocean on the west coast of the United States
12 terms
Unit 1 - Geography
capital
mountain
island
waterfall
capital
mountain
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Geography - Unit 1
peninsula
valley
degrees
glacier
What is a piece of land that is surrounded on three sides by…
What is an area of low land between hills or mountains?
What is a unit of measurement used with latitude and longitude?
What is a large area of slow-moving ice?
peninsula
What is a piece of land that is surrounded on three sides by…
valley
What is an area of low land between hills or mountains?
Unit 1: Geography Vocabulary
Longitude
Latitude
Equator
Prime Meridian
-Lines that run north to south. ... -Measure the distance of the…
-Lines that run east to west... -Measure the distance of the wor…
-Measures 0°... -Line of latitude... -Splits the world into norther…
-Measures 0°... -Line of longitude... -Splits the world into easter…
Longitude
-Lines that run north to south. ... -Measure the distance of the…
Latitude
-Lines that run east to west... -Measure the distance of the wor…
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World Geography Unit 1
absolute location
relative location
physical characteristics
human characteristics
allows us to pinpoint the exact location of any point on Eart…
Refers to the way a place is perceived and how that place rel…
topography, climate, vegetation, wildlife
agriculture, architecture, religion, economics
absolute location
allows us to pinpoint the exact location of any point on Eart…
relative location
Refers to the way a place is perceived and how that place rel…
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UNIT 1 GEOGRAPHY
latitudes
longitudes
Harbor
Glacier
Imaginary lines that cross the Earth from east to west that a…
Imaginary lines that cross the Earth from the North Pole to t…
A body of water along the shore deep enough for docking boats…
A mass of ice moving very slowly.
latitudes
Imaginary lines that cross the Earth from east to west that a…
longitudes
Imaginary lines that cross the Earth from the North Pole to t…
24 terms
Ms. Durante Unit 1
integer
rational number
whole number
negative number
The set of whole numbers and their opposites
A number that can be written as a fraction;... All fractions, r…
Whole numbers are zero and the counting numbers 1, 2, 3, 4, 5…
A number that is less than zero
integer
The set of whole numbers and their opposites
rational number
A number that can be written as a fraction;... All fractions, r…
Unit 1 Review (World Geography)
global grid
map legend
thematic map
compass rose
a system of imaginary lines that divides up the space on a ma…
a box or display on a map that explains the meaning of the sy…
a map that shows a particular theme or topic
a diagram on a map that shows directions such as north, south…
global grid
a system of imaginary lines that divides up the space on a ma…
map legend
a box or display on a map that explains the meaning of the sy…
30 terms
Unit 1 Geography Terms
Geography
Culture (elements of Culture)
Culture Region
Political Map
study of Earth's physical features and the living things that…
A way of life of a group of people. Includes music, art, food…
An area of land with common cultural elements
A map showing borders of countries (political regions).
Geography
study of Earth's physical features and the living things that…
Culture (elements of Culture)
A way of life of a group of people. Includes music, art, food…
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Unit 1 Geography Terms
geography
physical geography
region
grid system
the study of Earth
the study of natural features of the Earth's surface, includi…
an area that shares physical or human characteristics... Exampl…
makes it easier to find places using coordinates
geography
the study of Earth
physical geography
the study of natural features of the Earth's surface, includi…
35 terms
Geography-Unit 1
Place
Physical Characteristics
Human Characteristics
Location
The characteristics of a location
Natural (non-man made) characteristics and landforms of a reg…
Human characteristics of a region
Where something is located
Place
The characteristics of a location
Physical Characteristics
Natural (non-man made) characteristics and landforms of a reg…
26 terms
Unit 1: Geography
Equator
Prime Meridian
Hemisphere
Latitude
An imaginary line that circles the earth at its widest point…
An imaginary line that runs from the north pole to the south…
A half of the Earth divided by Equator or Prime Meridian
Imaginary lines that run parallel to the Equator, measured in…
Equator
An imaginary line that circles the earth at its widest point…
Prime Meridian
An imaginary line that runs from the north pole to the south…
35 terms
Unit 1 Geography Vocabulary
river
source of a river
mouth of a river
tributary
large body of water emptying into another river, ocean or lake
where a river stream begins. The Mississippi River starts as…
where a river flows into a larger body of water like a lake o…
small river or stream that feeds into a larger river system.…
river
large body of water emptying into another river, ocean or lake
source of a river
where a river stream begins. The Mississippi River starts as…
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Unit 1 - Geography Vocabulary
Geographic Features
Primary Source
Historical Map
Transportation Map
Lakes, Rivers, Mountains, Volcanoes, etc.
A piece of information that was created by someone who witnes…
Shows the movement of people in history
Routes of different public transportation in a city.
Geographic Features
Lakes, Rivers, Mountains, Volcanoes, etc.
Primary Source
A piece of information that was created by someone who witnes…
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Geography Vocab. Unit 1
Geography
institutions
culture
culture trait
Study of the earth
complex, variable, and enduring forms of cultural practices t…
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
a single piece of a culture's traditions and practices
Geography
Study of the earth
institutions
complex, variable, and enduring forms of cultural practices t…
20 terms
Geography Unit 1
geography
landscapes
Social Science
region
Study of the world, its people, and the landscapes they create.
human and physical features that make a place unique
A field that studies people and the relationships among them.
A part of the world with one or more common features distingu…
geography
Study of the world, its people, and the landscapes they create.
landscapes
human and physical features that make a place unique
11 terms
Unit 1 -Geography terms
geography
map
compass
compass rose
The study of the Earth and its resources.
A picture used to find places.
A tool used to help with direction.
A symbol on a map that shows you the direction.
geography
The study of the Earth and its resources.
map
A picture used to find places.
35 terms
Unit 1 Geography Vocabulary
river
source of a river
mouth of a river
tributary
large body of water emptying into another river, ocean or lake
where a river stream begins. The Mississippi River starts as…
where a river flows into a larger body of water like a lake o…
small river or stream that feeds into a larger river system.…
river
large body of water emptying into another river, ocean or lake
source of a river
where a river stream begins. The Mississippi River starts as…
14 terms
Unit 1 Geography
France
Germany
Spain
Holland
France
Germany
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Unit 1 Vocabulary - Geography
symbol
key (legend)
vegetation
absolute location
used to represent various things on a map
table of symbols used on a map or chart
the types of plants in an area or region
a point on the earth's surface expressed by a coordinate syst…
symbol
used to represent various things on a map
key (legend)
table of symbols used on a map or chart
119 terms
IABC MS: World Geography unit One
Part 1
GIS
Character of a place
Geography
...
(Geographic Information System)... Uses Computer Technology to c…
comprised of a place's physical and human characteristics
the study of where people, places, and things are and how the…
Part 1
...
GIS
(Geographic Information System)... Uses Computer Technology to c…
18 terms
Geography - Unit 1
geography
absolute location
relative location
hemisphere
study of the distribution and interaction of physical and hum…
the exact place where a geographic feature is found
a place in relation to other places around it
each half of the globe
geography
study of the distribution and interaction of physical and hum…
absolute location
the exact place where a geographic feature is found
25 terms
Unit 1 - Tools for Geography
hemisphere
continents
compass rose
absolute location
Geographers divide earth into halves. The equator divides ear…
Seven largest areas of land on Earth.
A diagram on a map that shows directions such as north, south…
The precise point where a place is located on Earth.
hemisphere
Geographers divide earth into halves. The equator divides ear…
continents
Seven largest areas of land on Earth.
15 terms
Geography Unit 1
compass
map key
continent
ocean
shows us which way is N, E, S, W
on a map tells us what symbols mean
7 large areas of land on earth
5 of these bodies of water on earth
compass
shows us which way is N, E, S, W
map key
on a map tells us what symbols mean
10 terms
Ms Pastoor Flocabulary INDIGO Unit 1
Alternate
Bland
Intense
Convert
Change back and forth or take turns
No flavor
Strong (pertaining to a feeling or activity)
Change
Alternate
Change back and forth or take turns
Bland
No flavor
69 terms
Human Geography Unit 1
Human Geography
Physical Geography
Phenomena
Spatial
The study of how people make places, how we organize space &…
Spatial analysis of the structures, processes, and location o…
A fact or event of interest. (natural disasters, epidemic, etc)
Pertaining to space on earth's surface; sometimes used as a s…
Human Geography
The study of how people make places, how we organize space &…
Physical Geography
Spatial analysis of the structures, processes, and location o…
30 terms
Unit 1: Intro to Geography
absolute location
cartography
contagious diffusion
cultural ecology
the exact location of on the surface of the Earth. It is meas…
the science of making maps
a type of expansion diffusion involving the rapid diffusion o…
Geographic approach that emphasizes human-environment relatio…
absolute location
the exact location of on the surface of the Earth. It is meas…
cartography
the science of making maps
10 terms
Unit 1: Geography
Absolute Location
Relative Location
Human-environment interaction
Region
The exact location of a place on the earth described by globa…
The position of a place relative to the places around it.
How people use, adapt to, or change their surroundings and ho…
an area defined by one or more natural or cultural characteri…
Absolute Location
The exact location of a place on the earth described by globa…
Relative Location
The position of a place relative to the places around it.
34 terms
MS Studies Unit 1
state flower and tree of Mississippi
8 out of 10 landform regions
How many miles wide is Mississippi
3 prominent trees of MS
magnolia
yazoo basin/delta, tombigbee hills, black prairie, pontotoc r…
180
oak, hickory, pine
state flower and tree of Mississippi
magnolia
8 out of 10 landform regions
yazoo basin/delta, tombigbee hills, black prairie, pontotoc r…
30 terms
Unit 1 Geography Vocabulary
Geography
Map
Physical Map
Political Map
Geography
Map
35 terms
Unit 1 Geography Vocabulary
river
source of a river
mouth of a river
tributary
large body of water emptying into another river, ocean or lake
where a river stream begins. The Mississippi River starts as…
where a river flows into a larger body of water like a lake o…
small river or stream that feeds into a larger river system.…
river
large body of water emptying into another river, ocean or lake
source of a river
where a river stream begins. The Mississippi River starts as…
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