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Geography History of the World Vocabulary 1
Great Circle Route
Map Projection
Planar Projection
Cylindrical Projection
An imaginary line that follows the curve of the Earth and rep…
A mathematical formula used to represent the curved surface o…
A map created by projecting an image of the Earth onto a geom…
A map created by projecting Earth's image onto a cylinder.
Great Circle Route
An imaginary line that follows the curve of the Earth and rep…
Map Projection
A mathematical formula used to represent the curved surface o…
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World History Geography and Maps Unit 1 Vocabulary
Equator
Prime meridian
latitude lines
longitude lines
the latitude line around the middle of the Earth... 0 Latitude
the longitude line around the middle of the Earth (0 degrees…
lines that run east to west on the globe
lines that run north to south on the globe
Equator
the latitude line around the middle of the Earth... 0 Latitude
Prime meridian
the longitude line around the middle of the Earth (0 degrees…
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World History Geography Vocabulary
equator
prime meridian
latitude lines
longitude lines
the latitude line around the middle of the Earth... 0 Latitude
the longitude line around the middle of the Earth (0 degrees…
lines that run east to west on the globe
lines that run north to south on the globe
equator
the latitude line around the middle of the Earth... 0 Latitude
prime meridian
the longitude line around the middle of the Earth (0 degrees…
World History/Geography: Vocabulary
Absolute Location
Agricultural (Neolithic Era)
Archipelago
Artifact
Specific, as in coordinates of a map (longitude/latitude).
A revolution that created an advanced state of living; farmin…
A group of islands.
An object made by humans.
Absolute Location
Specific, as in coordinates of a map (longitude/latitude).
Agricultural (Neolithic Era)
A revolution that created an advanced state of living; farmin…
world history/geography 1
artifact
culture
Mary Leakey
hominids
Any object made by humans, especially those from an earlier t…
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
Archaeologist who discovered a primate skull in 1948, she and…
humans and other creatures that walk upright
artifact
Any object made by humans, especially those from an earlier t…
culture
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
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World Geography/History Unit 1 (Chapters 1-4): Foundations of Geography & History- Social Studies Skills
cause and effect
maps
timeline
diagram
The reason something happens and the result of it happening.
The basic tools used by geographers to convey information, ge…
A sequence of events of a person or place in time put in chro…
A picture that shows data; intended to explain how something…
cause and effect
The reason something happens and the result of it happening.
maps
The basic tools used by geographers to convey information, ge…
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World Geography Vocabulary 1
Population
Population Growth Rate
Population Density
Immigrants
The total number of people living in a given area
How quickly or slowly a region's population is growing shrink…
The average number of people in a square mile or kilometer, t…
People who move into a country
Population
The total number of people living in a given area
Population Growth Rate
How quickly or slowly a region's population is growing shrink…
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Studies Weekly: US History Week 1 - World/US Geography Vocabulary
cartography
equator
geography
hemisphere
the production of maps
the parallel that is designated zero degree latitude, from wh…
the study of Earth and Earth's surface, including such elemen…
one-half of the globe or Earth
cartography
the production of maps
equator
the parallel that is designated zero degree latitude, from wh…
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World History:Semester 1:Geography Vocab
Compass Rose
map scale
Map Key/legend
symbols
a circle showing the principal directions printed on a map or…
a ratio which compares a measurement on a map to the actual d…
Compass Rose
a circle showing the principal directions printed on a map or…
map scale
a ratio which compares a measurement on a map to the actual d…
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World History and Geography- Ch. 1 Vocabulary
5 themes of geography
Location
Place
Region
Location, place, region, movement, hei
Can identify a precise spot or tell where one place is in rel…
Place includes physical characteristics as well as human ones…
Compares physical and human characteristics. Example: Califor…
5 themes of geography
Location, place, region, movement, hei
Location
Can identify a precise spot or tell where one place is in rel…
World History 1 Geography
Ural Mountains
Caucasus Mountains
Red Sea
Mediterranean Sea
Ural Mountains
Caucasus Mountains
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World History WorldGeography Final semester 1
Geography
A globe gives the truest representatio…
Lattitude and longitude lines are used…
the transportation of goods and ideas
The study of the history of the Earth and the people who live…
Is a sphere
location
movement
Geography
The study of the history of the Earth and the people who live…
A globe gives the truest representatio…
Is a sphere
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World History 1 Geography
Ural Mountains
Caucasus Mountains
Red Sea
Mediterranean Sea
Ural Mountains
Caucasus Mountains
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World History 1 Geography
Ural Mountains
Caucasus Mountains
Red Sea
Mediterranean Sea
Ural Mountains
Caucasus Mountains
World History and Geography II Vocabulary 1-50
95 Theses
Capitalism
Pakistan
Predestination
Luther's complaints against the church, nailed to the church…
type of economic system. major goals are to make money and to…
Country in conflict with India. Large Muslim population. Gain…
Calvin's teaching that God chooses who goes to heaven
95 Theses
Luther's complaints against the church, nailed to the church…
Capitalism
type of economic system. major goals are to make money and to…
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World History and Geography Part 1 review vocabulary
Paleolithic
Pictographs
Nomads
Technology
The old Stone Age where nomads moved from place to place in s…
The earliest form of writing consisting of pictures
People who moved from place to place in search of food
The application of scientific knowledge for practical purposes
Paleolithic
The old Stone Age where nomads moved from place to place in s…
Pictographs
The earliest form of writing consisting of pictures
Abeka-Old World History & Geography- Test 1
The written record of mankind
A false idea of how man began
A belief based on fear and ignorance r…
A large body of people who think of th…
History
Evolution
Superstition
Nation
The written record of mankind
History
A false idea of how man began
Evolution
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World History 1 Geography
The World in Spatial Terms
Places and Regions
Physical Systems
Human Systems
Look at where things are arranged on Earth's surface
Region- an area with a common characteristic that make it dif…
Shape and change earth physical features and environments
Helps in understanding human events and their effects on the…
The World in Spatial Terms
Look at where things are arranged on Earth's surface
Places and Regions
Region- an area with a common characteristic that make it dif…
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Geography and History of World Vocabulary- Chapters 1 and 2
map
cartographers
map projection
planar
a diagrammatic representation of an area of land or sea showi…
a person who creates maps
the representation on a plane surface of any part of the surf…
in the form of a plane
map
a diagrammatic representation of an area of land or sea showi…
cartographers
a person who creates maps
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World History and Geography Honors Vocabulary Ch.1
Humanism
Humanitites
Petrarch
Florence
an intellectual movement at the heart of an Italian Renaissance
subjects such as grammar, rhetoric (the study of using langua…
a Florentine who lived in the 1300s- an early Renaissance hum…
a city in Europe. The capital was Pisa. The Medici family liv…
Humanism
an intellectual movement at the heart of an Italian Renaissance
Humanitites
subjects such as grammar, rhetoric (the study of using langua…
World History & Geography Parts 1-3 Vocabulary
Nomads
Artisan
Pictograph
Empire
Group of people who move from place to place in search of food
Skilled craftsperson
A drawing that looks like the object it represents
A group of states/territories that's controlled by one ruler
Nomads
Group of people who move from place to place in search of food
Artisan
Skilled craftsperson
World History Test 1 Geography
Nile River
Rhine River
Volga River
Mississippi River
Africa
Europe
Europe; Europe's largest river
United States
Nile River
Africa
Rhine River
Europe
world history and geography 1 flashcards all year
mesopotamia
mesopotamia (image)
sumer
Babylon
place where the first humans settled land between 2 rivers
one of the major cities in messopotamia
city in modern day Iraq
mesopotamia
place where the first humans settled land between 2 rivers
mesopotamia (image)
Unit 1: Geography & World History
Geography
5 themes of Geography
Latitude
Longitude
The study of people, their environments, and their resources
Location, ... Place, ... Interaction between people and environment…
Lines on a map or globe that measure distance North & South o…
Lines on a map that measure distance East and West of the Pri…
Geography
The study of people, their environments, and their resources
5 themes of Geography
Location, ... Place, ... Interaction between people and environment…
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World History and Geography Vocabulary
Feudalism
vassals
fief
knight
powerful local lords divided their large landholdings among t…
lesser lords
or estate
mounted warrior
Feudalism
powerful local lords divided their large landholdings among t…
vassals
lesser lords
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World history and geography vocabulary
Vizier
Phoenicians
Minoans
Vaisya
Pharaohs second/right hand man. 2nd in authority
...
...
...
Vizier
Pharaohs second/right hand man. 2nd in authority
Phoenicians
...
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Abeka Old World History & Geography - Chapter 1
history
geography
Old World
B.C.
the written record of mankind
the study of earth's surface; the continents, oceans, rivers,…
the continents of Asia, Africa, Europe, Australia, and Antarc…
Before Christ
history
the written record of mankind
geography
the study of earth's surface; the continents, oceans, rivers,…
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World history/ geography vocabulary
Historian
Archaeologist
Carbon dating
Artifact
Person who studies the past
Person who digs up and studies things made by humans in the p…
Chemical analysis used to determine the age of organic materi…
An object made by humans in the past, such as weapons or tools
Historian
Person who studies the past
Archaeologist
Person who digs up and studies things made by humans in the p…
Vocabulary: Geography/World History
Desertification
Overgrazing
Desalination
stateless nation
Degradation of land, especially in semiarid areas, primarily…
grazing so heavily that the vegetation is damaged and the gro…
A process of removing salt from ocean water
a group of people with a common political identity who do not…
Desertification
Degradation of land, especially in semiarid areas, primarily…
Overgrazing
grazing so heavily that the vegetation is damaged and the gro…
Geography and History of the World 1
Culture
Population density
Formal region
Functional region
All the features of a peoples way of life. Can be passed down…
Number of people living per square mile.
Has 1 or more common features that make it different from sur…
Made up of different places that are linked together and func…
Culture
All the features of a peoples way of life. Can be passed down…
Population density
Number of people living per square mile.
Geography and history of the world Vocabulary
continent
industry
basin
sea level
one of the seven large areas of land on earth.
any form of business,trade,or making things by machines.
a low area of land surrounded by higher land, often mountains.
the level at the surface of the ocean
continent
one of the seven large areas of land on earth.
industry
any form of business,trade,or making things by machines.
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New World History and Geography (Ch. 1-5)
Who founded Rhode Island and the first…
Who was a missionary to the Indians bu…
Who invented an alphabet for the Chero…
Who translated scripture into the Moha…
Roger Williams
David Brainerd
Sequoya
Joseph Brant
Who founded Rhode Island and the first…
Roger Williams
Who was a missionary to the Indians bu…
David Brainerd
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New World History & Geography chapters 1-13
Russia
Germany
Italy
Japan
Communism
Nazism (National Socialism)
Fascism
Militarism
Russia
Communism
Germany
Nazism (National Socialism)
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Ch. 1 world history and geography
Archaelogy
Anthropology
Hominid
Homo sapiens sapiens
The study of past societies through analysis of what people l…
The study of human life and culture
A humanlike creature that walked upright
Wise wise humans
Archaelogy
The study of past societies through analysis of what people l…
Anthropology
The study of human life and culture
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World History - Geography - Semester 1
Greece
Athens
Sparta
China
peninsula, no rivers, not much farmable land, rugged and rock…
nice weather, peninsula, not fertile, lots of water
Peloponnesus; large peninsula, Southern Greece
temperate climate, long rivers, fertile, Silk Road, Himalayas…
Greece
peninsula, no rivers, not much farmable land, rugged and rock…
Athens
nice weather, peninsula, not fertile, lots of water
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New World History and Geography chapters 1-8
Nathan Hale
Declaration of Independence
Patrick Henry
George Washington
American patriot who said, "I only regret that I have but one…
Written document that is the plan for our government today, w…
Patriot who said, "Give me liberty or give me death!"
Father of Our Country, from Virginia, known as being brave an…
Nathan Hale
American patriot who said, "I only regret that I have but one…
Declaration of Independence
Written document that is the plan for our government today, w…
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World Geography: Unit 1 Vocabulary
Atmosphere
Biosphere
Climate
Elevation (also known as altitude)
The atmosphere is the body of air that surrounds the earth's…
The realm of the Earth that includes all plants and animals (…
Climate is the long-term average of weather patterns in an ar…
Elevation is the difference in height, typically between land…
Atmosphere
The atmosphere is the body of air that surrounds the earth's…
Biosphere
The realm of the Earth that includes all plants and animals (…
World History Geography Terms 1
absolute location
continent
elevation
Equator
exact location of a place on the earth described by global co…
one of the seven large landmasses on the earth
height of land above sea level
imaginary line that runs around the earth halfway between the…
absolute location
exact location of a place on the earth described by global co…
continent
one of the seven large landmasses on the earth
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World History 1-Geography and Cultures
Longitude
Latitude
Geography
Totalitarian Dictator
lines that are drawn horizontally on a world map (North and S…
lines that are drawn vertically on a world map (East and West)
study of people, their environment, and resources and how the…
Government controls ALL aspects of the economy, social aspect…
Longitude
lines that are drawn horizontally on a world map (North and S…
Latitude
lines that are drawn vertically on a world map (East and West)
World History and Geography Vocabulary
Florence
Venice
Rome
Geneva
beautiful, wealthy, Medici Family/patrons, birthplace to the…
came up with tariff, became the leading city from the tariff,…
pope/vatican, played a big role in Renaissance, 2nd Renaissan…
city in Switzerland, city of God, Calvinist theocracy, John C…
Florence
beautiful, wealthy, Medici Family/patrons, birthplace to the…
Venice
came up with tariff, became the leading city from the tariff,…
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World History/ Geography Vocabulary
artifacts
culture
hominid
technology
human-made object, such as a tool, weapon, or piece of jewelry
a people's unique way of life, as shown by its tools, customs…
a member of a biological group including human beings and rel…
the ways in people apply knowledge, tools, and inventions to…
artifacts
human-made object, such as a tool, weapon, or piece of jewelry
culture
a people's unique way of life, as shown by its tools, customs…
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Abeka-Old World History & Geography- Test 1
The written record of mankind
A false idea of how man began
A belief based on fear and ignorance r…
A large body of people who think of th…
History
Evolution
Superstition
Nation
The written record of mankind
History
A false idea of how man began
Evolution
1-Introduction to History and Geography
geography
economics
government
culture
the study of the Earth and its people
the way goods and services are made and sold
the people who control an organization
the unique way of life of a group of people
geography
the study of the Earth and its people
economics
the way goods and services are made and sold
Section 1 World History and Geography
Sheikh
Allah
Quran
Islam
a tribe leader who was chosen from one of the leading familie…
a supreme god that the Arabs recognized
the holy book of the religion Islam
monotheistic religion that emerged in the Arabian Peninsula d…
Sheikh
a tribe leader who was chosen from one of the leading familie…
Allah
a supreme god that the Arabs recognized
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World Geography Vocabulary #1
Culture
Religion
Location
Place
Is the ideas, art, and way of live of a group of people
Is the different ways people believe and pray to a god or to…
Where is the place?
Different area because of culture and landforms
Culture
Is the ideas, art, and way of live of a group of people
Religion
Is the different ways people believe and pray to a god or to…
World Geography & History Vocabulary (all)
Geography
Hemisphere
Meridian
Prime Meridian
The study of earth, it's land, processes, and elements (inclu…
The division of the world among imaginary lines (north & sout…
Lines of longitude (from north to south)
The line that marks the eastern hemisphere from the western h…
Geography
The study of earth, it's land, processes, and elements (inclu…
Hemisphere
The division of the world among imaginary lines (north & sout…
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world Geography Vocabulary #1
culture
religion
location
place
Is the ideas, art, and way of life of a group of people.
Is the different ways people believe and pray to a god or to…
Where is the place?
Is different area because of culture and landforms
culture
Is the ideas, art, and way of life of a group of people.
religion
Is the different ways people believe and pray to a god or to…
World History Unit 1 - Geography
atlas
cartographer
continent
equator
a bound collection of maps
a person who makes maps
One of the large, continuous areas of the Earth into which th…
An imaginary circle around the Earth halfway between the Nort…
atlas
a bound collection of maps
cartographer
a person who makes maps
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world history and geography 1 flashcards all year
mesopotamia
mesopotamia (image)
sumer
Babylon
place where the first humans settled land between 2 rivers
one of the major cities in messopotamia
city in modern day Iraq
mesopotamia
place where the first humans settled land between 2 rivers
mesopotamia (image)
World History and Geography unit 1
Big Bang Theory
Plate Tectonics
Great Rift Valley
Astralopithecus
the universe started with a big explosion and universe equals…
there about 12 plates on the earth's surface that move. when…
a valley in eastern Africa where early human fossils are foun…
Latin for "southern ape" and it's an extinct early man who li…
Big Bang Theory
the universe started with a big explosion and universe equals…
Plate Tectonics
there about 12 plates on the earth's surface that move. when…
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