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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…
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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 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…
23 terms
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 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…
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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
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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/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…
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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
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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
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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 Geography Exam
Canada
U.S.A.
Greenland
Mexico
Canada
U.S.A.
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)
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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…
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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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World History Geography Vocabulary
Longitude
Latitude
Equator
Prime Meridian
measure distance East and West of the Prime Meridian... 0 degree…
measures distance North and South of the Equator ... 0 degrees a…
0 degrees latitude... half way between North and South Pole
0 degrees Longitude... Runs through Greenwich, England
Longitude
measure distance East and West of the Prime Meridian... 0 degree…
Latitude
measures distance North and South of the Equator ... 0 degrees a…
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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…
8 terms
World History 1 (geography)
people searched for new sources of food
germanic invaders
shipping and trade
3
which statement best explains the migrations of the early hum…
emperor Constantine chose the location for a new capital part…
the lack of arable land in greece contributed to an economic…
refer to Q 40. which number shows where Roman civilization fi…
people searched for new sources of food
which statement best explains the migrations of the early hum…
germanic invaders
emperor Constantine chose the location for a new capital part…
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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…
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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
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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…
10 terms
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…
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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World Geography Ch 1 Vocabulary
Geography
Perspective
Landscapes
Cartography
The study of the physical, biological, and cultural features…
The way a person looks at something
Scenery of places, including physical, human, and cultural fe…
The study of maps and mapmaking.
Geography
The study of the physical, biological, and cultural features…
Perspective
The way a person looks at something
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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 (…
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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.
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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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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,…
30 terms
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)
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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
50 terms
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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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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Geography Vocabulary, World History Geography and Maps Unit 1 Vocabulary Final Set
The Five Themes of Geography
geographer
relative location
hemisphere
Location, Movement, Region, Place, Human Environment Interact…
person that studies the earth
describes the location of a place with respect to other place…
a half of a sphere. (Northern & Southern) (Western & Eastern)
The Five Themes of Geography
Location, Movement, Region, Place, Human Environment Interact…
geographer
person that studies the earth
23 terms
World History and Geography Vocabulary - Chapter 1: The Peopling of the World
artifact
cuneiform
culture
Bronze Age
a remaining piece from an extinct culture or place
A form of writing developed by the Sumerians using a wedge sh…
Beliefs customs and traditions of a specific group of people
a period between the Stone and Iron ages characterized by the…
artifact
a remaining piece from an extinct culture or place
cuneiform
A form of writing developed by the Sumerians using a wedge sh…
66 terms
World Geography and History Honors Vocabulary
Nomads
Artisan
Pictograph
Empire
a person who moves from place to place in search of food
a skilled craftsperson
a simple drawing that looks like the object it represents
a group of states or territories controlled by one ruler
Nomads
a person who moves from place to place in search of food
Artisan
a skilled craftsperson
23 terms
World History and Geography Vocabulary - Chapter 1: The Peopling of the World
artifact
culture
Mary Leakey
hominids
Any object made by humans, especially those from an earlier t…
A total way of life held in common by a group of people, incl…
An archaeologist who found bones in East Africa that were mor…
humans and other creatures that walk upright
artifact
Any object made by humans, especially those from an earlier t…
culture
A total way of life held in common by a group of people, incl…
World geography vocabulary #1
Geography
Absolute location
Relative location
Hemisphere
Study of the distribution and interaction of physical and hum…
The exact place on earth where a geographic feature is found
Describes 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 on earth where a geographic feature is found
25 terms
World History- chapter 1 geography
equator
adaptation
arable
archipelago
an imaginary line that circles the globe at its widest point,…
a change made to survive an enviornment
land that is able to support the growing of crops
a group or chain of islands
equator
an imaginary line that circles the globe at its widest point,…
adaptation
a change made to survive an enviornment
62 terms
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)
36 terms
World Geography Vocabulary
Absolute Location
Relative Location
Latitude
Longitude
A point on the earth's surface expressed by a coordinate syst…
The description of a place with respect to its environment an…
A measurement, in degrees, of a place's distance north or sou…
A measurement, in degrees, of a place's distance east or west…
Absolute Location
A point on the earth's surface expressed by a coordinate syst…
Relative Location
The description of a place with respect to its environment an…
15 terms
AP World History Geography
AP Regional Geography
Afroeurasia
Eurasia
Americas
the landmass made up of Africa and Eurasia together. This geo…
____ is the landmass made up of Asia & Europe. The idea that…
The ______ are made up of the continents of North America and…
AP Regional Geography
Afroeurasia
the landmass made up of Africa and Eurasia together. This geo…
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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
15 terms
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
33 terms
World History/Geography - Period 1 Places to Know
Africa
Europe
Asia
North America
Africa
Europe
42 terms
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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