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Vocabulary 1: European Geography
Danube River
Rhine River
English Channel
Mediterranean Sea
Danube River
Rhine River
19 terms
Vocabulary 1: European Geography
Danube River
Rhine River
English Channel
Mediterranean Sea
Danube River
Rhine River
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European Geography Vocabulary
Danube River
Rhine River
Alps
Pyrenees
• flows through 12 countries (Germany, Austria, Slovakia, Hun…
• starts in Switzerland and flows through Germany, France, Lu…
• Mountain range located in Austria, France, Germany, Switzer…
• Mountain range that forms the natural border between France…
Danube River
• flows through 12 countries (Germany, Austria, Slovakia, Hun…
Rhine River
• starts in Switzerland and flows through Germany, France, Lu…
22 terms
European Geography Vocabulary
Danube River
Rhine River
Alps
Pyrenees
• flows through 12 countries (Germany, Austria, Slovakia, Hun…
• starts in Switzerland and flows through Germany, France, Lu…
• Mountain range located in Austria, France, Germany, Switzer…
• Mountain range that forms the natural border between France…
Danube River
• flows through 12 countries (Germany, Austria, Slovakia, Hun…
Rhine River
• starts in Switzerland and flows through Germany, France, Lu…
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Vocabulary 2 European Geography
Acid rain
Great Smog
smog
smokeless zones
clouds or rain containing sulfur dioxide, carbon dioxide, and…
Four days of intense smog in London, England, in 1952, which…
a combination of smoke and fog
areas of London where only smokeless fuels can be used in ord…
Acid rain
clouds or rain containing sulfur dioxide, carbon dioxide, and…
Great Smog
Four days of intense smog in London, England, in 1952, which…
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European Geography 1
landlocked
pass
fossil fuel
soft wood
A country that is bordered by other countries on all sides, a…
low areas between mountains used to move people or goods
Coal, oil, natural gas, and other fuels that are ancient rema…
wood of evergreen trees, used in buildings or making furniture
landlocked
A country that is bordered by other countries on all sides, a…
pass
low areas between mountains used to move people or goods
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European Geography Vocabulary
ACID RAIN
AIR POLLUTION
CHANNEL
CHERNOBYL
rain mixed with acidic pollutants in the air
Concentration of trace gases and solid particulates in the air.
A body of water joining two larger bodies of water.
Nuclear power plant in the Ukraine which released massive amo…
ACID RAIN
rain mixed with acidic pollutants in the air
AIR POLLUTION
Concentration of trace gases and solid particulates in the air.
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European Geography Section 1
Peninsulas
Islands
Plains
Mountains
Piece of land with water on three sides
Landmasses smaller than continents and completely surrounded…
an extensive area of level and rolling, treeless country, oft…
Formed by two continental plates colliding and forcing each o…
Peninsulas
Piece of land with water on three sides
Islands
Landmasses smaller than continents and completely surrounded…
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Vocabulary European Geography
Literate
Monotheism
Culture
Muhammad
Ability to read and write
Belief in one God
A shared set of beliefs, customs, values and behaviors
The major prophet of Islam
Literate
Ability to read and write
Monotheism
Belief in one God
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European Geography Vocabulary
communism
socialism
decentralized government
Fjords
system of social organization in which ownership and control…
system of social organization in which ownership and control…
process of decision making - making governance close to the p…
where glaciers form deep, steep valleys now filled with saltw…
communism
system of social organization in which ownership and control…
socialism
system of social organization in which ownership and control…
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European Geography Vocabulary
communism
socialism
decentralized government
fjords
A system of social organization in which all economic and soc…
A theory or system of social organization that advocates the…
the process of dispersing decision-making governance closer t…
where glaciers formed deep, steep valleys that are now filled…
communism
A system of social organization in which all economic and soc…
socialism
A theory or system of social organization that advocates the…
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Vocabulary #2 European Geography
ACID RAIN
MANUFACTURING
AUTO EMISSIONS
TOXIC
Rain, snow, sleet, or other wet precipitation that is pollute…
Most of Germany's acid rain comes from the burning of coal, o…
Come from the burning of fuels like gasoline and diesel in au…
Poison
ACID RAIN
Rain, snow, sleet, or other wet precipitation that is pollute…
MANUFACTURING
Most of Germany's acid rain comes from the burning of coal, o…
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European Geography Vocabulary
Sea
Channel
Bay
Peninsula
a large body of salt water partially or nearly surrounded by…
a length of water wider than a strait, joining two larger are…
an inlet of the ocean or part of the ocean boarding on land a…
a piece of land nearly surrounded by water and attached to a…
Sea
a large body of salt water partially or nearly surrounded by…
Channel
a length of water wider than a strait, joining two larger are…
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Vocabulary European Geography
Fjord
Upland
Peat
North Atlantic Drift
a long, narrow, deep inlet of the sea between steep slopes
a hill or very low mountain that may also contain mesas and h…
partially decayed plant matter found in bogs (wet spongy grou…
a current of warm water from the tropics
Fjord
a long, narrow, deep inlet of the sea between steep slopes
Upland
a hill or very low mountain that may also contain mesas and h…
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Geography European Vocabulary
communism
cold war
crusades
enlightenment
society based on equality in which workers would control... indu…
power struggle between the Soviet Union and the United States…
series of religious wars (A.D. 1100-1300) in which European... C…
a movement during the 1700s which emphasized the... importance o…
communism
society based on equality in which workers would control... indu…
cold war
power struggle between the Soviet Union and the United States…
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European Geography Vocabulary
Fjord
Upland
Peat
North Atlantic Drift
a long, narrow, deep inlet of the sea between steep slopes
a hill or very low mountain that may also contain mesas and h…
partially decayed plant matter found in bogs (wet spongy grou…
a current of warm water from the tropics
Fjord
a long, narrow, deep inlet of the sea between steep slopes
Upland
a hill or very low mountain that may also contain mesas and h…
27 terms
European Geography Vocabulary
Fjord
Upland
Peat
North Atlantic Drift
a long, narrow, deep inlet of the sea between steep slopes
a hill or very low mountain that may also contain mesas and h…
partially decayed plant matter found in bogs (wet spongy grou…
a current of warm water from the tropics
Fjord
a long, narrow, deep inlet of the sea between steep slopes
Upland
a hill or very low mountain that may also contain mesas and h…
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Vocabulary: European Geography
Fjord
Upland
Peat
North Atlantic Drift
a long, narrow, deep inlet of the sea between steep slopes.
a hill or very low mountain that may also contain mesas and h…
partially decayed plant matter found in bogs (wet spongy grou…
a current of warm water from the tropics
Fjord
a long, narrow, deep inlet of the sea between steep slopes.
Upland
a hill or very low mountain that may also contain mesas and h…
27 terms
European Geography Vocabulary
Fjord:
Upland:
Peat:
North Atlantic Drift:
a long, narrow, deep inlet of the sea between steep slopes.
a hill or very low mountain that may also contain mesas and h…
partially decayed plant matter found in bogs (wet spongy grou…
a current of warm water from the tropics
Fjord:
a long, narrow, deep inlet of the sea between steep slopes.
Upland:
a hill or very low mountain that may also contain mesas and h…
27 terms
Geography European Vocabulary
communism
cold war
crusades
enlightenment
society based on equality in which workers would control... indu…
power struggle between the Soviet Union and the United States…
series of religious wars (A.D. 1100-1300) in which European... C…
a movement during the 1700s which emphasized the... importance o…
communism
society based on equality in which workers would control... indu…
cold war
power struggle between the Soviet Union and the United States…
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European Geography Vocabulary
Communism
Socialism
Decentralized Government
Fjords
A system of social organization in which all economic and soc…
A theory or system of social organization that advocates the…
The process of dispersing decision-making governance closer t…
Where glaciers formed deep, steep valleys that are now filled…
Communism
A system of social organization in which all economic and soc…
Socialism
A theory or system of social organization that advocates the…
European Geography Vocabulary
Communism
Socialism
Decentralized Government
Fjords
A system of social organization in which all economic and soc…
A theory or system of social organization that advocates the…
The process of dispersing decision-making governance closer t…
Where glaciers formed deep, steep valleys that are now filled…
Communism
A system of social organization in which all economic and soc…
Socialism
A theory or system of social organization that advocates the…
27 terms
European Geography Vocabulary
Fjord
Upland
Peat
North Atlantic Drift
a long, narrow, deep inlet of the sea between steep slopes
a hill or very low mountain that may also contain mesas and h…
partially decayed plant matter found in bogs (wet spongy grou…
a current of warm water from the tropics
Fjord
a long, narrow, deep inlet of the sea between steep slopes
Upland
a hill or very low mountain that may also contain mesas and h…
12 terms
European Geography Vocabulary
Peninsula
Fjord
Population density
Loess
A body of land nearly surrounded by water
A long, narrow, deep inlet of the sea located between steep c…
The average number of people living per square mile or kilome…
Rich dust like soil found in the European plain
Peninsula
A body of land nearly surrounded by water
Fjord
A long, narrow, deep inlet of the sea located between steep c…
Vocabulary: European Geography
Fjord
Upland
Peat
North Atlantic Drift
a long, narrow, deep inlet of the sea between steep slopes
a hill or very low mountain that may also contain mesas and h…
partially decayed plant matter found in bogs (wet spongy grou…
a current of warm water from the tropics
Fjord
a long, narrow, deep inlet of the sea between steep slopes
Upland
a hill or very low mountain that may also contain mesas and h…
27 terms
Vocabulary: European Geography
Fjord
Upland
Peat
North Atlantic Drift
a long, narrow, deep inlet of the sea between steep slopes
a hill or very low mountain that may also contain mesas and h…
partially decayed plant matter found in bogs (wet spongy grou…
a current of warm water from the tropics
Fjord
a long, narrow, deep inlet of the sea between steep slopes
Upland
a hill or very low mountain that may also contain mesas and h…
16 terms
Vocabulary: European Geography
Fjord
Upland:
Peat:
North Atlantic Drift:
a long, narrow, deep inlet of the sea between steep slopes
a hill or very low mountain that may also contain mesas and h…
partially decayed plant matter found in bogs (wet spongy grou…
a current of warm water from the tropics
Fjord
a long, narrow, deep inlet of the sea between steep slopes
Upland:
a hill or very low mountain that may also contain mesas and h…
27 terms
European Geography Vocabulary
Fjord
Upland
Peat
North Atlantic Drift:
a long, narrow, deep inlet of the sea between steep slopes
a hill or very low mountain that may also contain mesas and h…
partially decayed plant matter found in bogs (wet spongy grou…
a current of warm water from the tropics
Fjord
a long, narrow, deep inlet of the sea between steep slopes
Upland
a hill or very low mountain that may also contain mesas and h…
14 terms
European Geography Vocabulary
Communism
Socialism
Decentralized Government
Fjords
A system of social organization in which all economic and soc…
A theory or system of social organization that advocates the…
The process of dispersing decision-making governance closer t…
Where glaciers formed deep, steep valleys that are now filled…
Communism
A system of social organization in which all economic and soc…
Socialism
A theory or system of social organization that advocates the…
27 terms
European Geography Vocabulary
Fjord
Upland
Peat
North Atlantic Drift
A long, narrow, deep inlet of the sea between steep slopes
A hill or very low mountain that may also contain mesas and h…
Partially decayed plant matter found in bogs (wet spongy grou…
A current of warm water from the tropics
Fjord
A long, narrow, deep inlet of the sea between steep slopes
Upland
A hill or very low mountain that may also contain mesas and h…
27 terms
European geography vocabulary
Fjord:
Upland:
Peat:
North Atlantic Drift
a long, narrow, deep inlet of the sea between steep slopes
a hill or very low mountain that may also contain mesas and h…
partially decayed plant matter found in bogs (wet spongy grou…
a current of warm water from the tropics
Fjord:
a long, narrow, deep inlet of the sea between steep slopes
Upland:
a hill or very low mountain that may also contain mesas and h…
27 terms
European Geography Vocabulary
Fjord
Upland
Peat
North Atlantic Drift
a long, narrow, deep inlet of the sea between steep slopes
a hill or very low mountain that may also contain mesas and h…
partially decayed plant matter found in bogs (wet spongy grou…
a current of warm water from the tropics
Fjord
a long, narrow, deep inlet of the sea between steep slopes
Upland
a hill or very low mountain that may also contain mesas and h…
European Geography Vocabulary
Fjord:
Upland
Peat
North Atlantic Drift
a long, narrow, deep inlet of the sea between steep slopes
a hill or very low mountain that may also contain mesas and h…
partially decayed plant matter found in bogs (wet spongy grou…
a current of warm water from the tropics
Fjord:
a long, narrow, deep inlet of the sea between steep slopes
Upland
a hill or very low mountain that may also contain mesas and h…
16 terms
European Geography Vocabulary
Plain
Bay
Peninsula
Strait
A wide flat area of treeless land
A body of water that goes into land
A piece of land that is surrounded by water on three sides
A small body of water that is between two large pieces of land
Plain
A wide flat area of treeless land
Bay
A body of water that goes into land
39 terms
Unit 4, Part 1: European Physical Geography
The Alps
Northern European Plain (Great Europea…
Dikes
Polders
This is a major mountain system in Western Europe. It forms a…
A plain that stretches from southeastern England and western…
Large banks that hold back water in low elevation areas. They…
This is the land reclaimed (taken back) due to water being dr…
The Alps
This is a major mountain system in Western Europe. It forms a…
Northern European Plain (Great Europea…
A plain that stretches from southeastern England and western…
20 terms
European Geography 1
What is the highest point of Austria?
Where is the 'lake isle of Innisfree'?
Austria is split into localized region…
On which island is the volcano Strombo…
Gros Glokner
On Lough Gill, Sligo, Ireland
Landers
Stromboli
What is the highest point of Austria?
Gros Glokner
Where is the 'lake isle of Innisfree'?
On Lough Gill, Sligo, Ireland
46 terms
European vocabulary-Human Geography
Channel
Dike
Polder
Glaciation
Length of water eider than a strait, joining teo larger areas…
A large bank of earth and stone, built to hold back water
Land reclaimed from the sea
Glaciers that formed and spread over the Scandinavian peninsu…
Channel
Length of water eider than a strait, joining teo larger areas…
Dike
A large bank of earth and stone, built to hold back water
12 terms
European Geography Unit Vocabulary Words
Peninsula
Sea
Channel
Mediterranean
an area of land almost completely surrounded by water except…
a body of salt water that is surrounded by land on all or mos…
a length of water wider than a strait, joining two larger are…
in the middle of the earth
Peninsula
an area of land almost completely surrounded by water except…
Sea
a body of salt water that is surrounded by land on all or mos…
13 terms
European geography quiz 1
Croatia
Montenegro
Albania
Slovenia
Zagreb
Podgorica
Tirana
Ljubljana
Croatia
Zagreb
Montenegro
Podgorica
19 terms
Unit 1 European Geography
What is Air Pollution? In which Europe…
What is acid rain? In which European c…
What happened in 1968 in Chernobyl, Uk…
Why are European languages similar? Th…
Air Pollution is a mixture of exhaust from car engines and pa…
Acid Rain is a smoke from factories and exhaust from cars mix…
The Chernobyl nuclear power plant reactor blew up and put rad…
There are so many cultures because of so many people that liv…
What is Air Pollution? In which Europe…
Air Pollution is a mixture of exhaust from car engines and pa…
What is acid rain? In which European c…
Acid Rain is a smoke from factories and exhaust from cars mix…
European Geography Summer Course, Week 1 Capitals Quiz
Portugal
Spain
Andorra
France
Lisbon--Republic--Portuguese
Madrid--Parliamentary Monarchy- Spanish
Andorra la Vella--Parliamentary Democracy-Catalan
Paris-- Republic--French
Portugal
Lisbon--Republic--Portuguese
Spain
Madrid--Parliamentary Monarchy- Spanish
10 terms
World Geography B Unit 1 Chapter 1 The European Subcontinent
Pompeii
North Atlantic Drift
Alps
African
Which European city was covered in ash by a volcano which eru…
What moderates much of the air temperature over northwestern…
This is Europe's major mountain range. It contains some of Eu…
This tectonic plate pushes against the Eurasian plate to form…
Pompeii
Which European city was covered in ash by a volcano which eru…
North Atlantic Drift
What moderates much of the air temperature over northwestern…
Geography- The European Realm Chapter 1
physiography
Industrial Revolution created what
Industrialized society lead to
nation-state
total physical geography... 1. central uplands... 2. alpine mountai…
industrial transformation of agrarian Europe
an urban and population explosion... colonialism
state was embodied by its distinct cultural population, or na…
physiography
total physical geography... 1. central uplands... 2. alpine mountai…
Industrial Revolution created what
industrial transformation of agrarian Europe
12 terms
European Geography Unit Vocabulary Words
Peninsula
Sea
Channel
Mediterranean
an area of land almost completely surrounded by water except…
a body of salt water that is surrounded by land on all or mos…
a length of water wider than a strait, joining two larger are…
in the middle of the earth
Peninsula
an area of land almost completely surrounded by water except…
Sea
a body of salt water that is surrounded by land on all or mos…
European Geography Weeks 1-2
Ireland
Denmark
Bulgaria
Romania
Dublin
Copenhagen
Sofia
Bucharest
Ireland
Dublin
Denmark
Copenhagen
27 terms
Geography Test 1 - European Realm
Be familiar with European climates (wh…
Be familiar with European physiography…
What are Europe's locational advantages?
How long are people thought to have in…
crops grow better in the west and not so much the east
Central uplands, Alpine Mountains, Western Uplands, Northern…
relative location situation on the half of the hemisphere wit…
from 2.6 Mya to 10,000 years ago
Be familiar with European climates (wh…
crops grow better in the west and not so much the east
Be familiar with European physiography…
Central uplands, Alpine Mountains, Western Uplands, Northern…
55 terms
Geography Test 1-European Realm
What are the 4 major landforms in the…
What are the countries in the European…
Where does the Danube River begin and…
Where does the Rhine River begin and e…
Alpine System, Northern European Plain, Western Highlands, an…
Germany, France, Poland, Belgium, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Au…
Switzerland; Black Sea
Switzerland; Rotterdam, Netherlands
What are the 4 major landforms in the…
Alpine System, Northern European Plain, Western Highlands, an…
What are the countries in the European…
Germany, France, Poland, Belgium, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Au…
9 terms
Social Studies European Geography Vocabulary
sea
region
steppe
fjord
An area of the ocean partially enclosed by land
An area or division, especially part of a country or the worl…
A large area of unforested grassland in southeastern Europe a…
A long, narrow deep inlet of the sea between high cliffs, as…
sea
An area of the ocean partially enclosed by land
region
An area or division, especially part of a country or the worl…
16 terms
Review sheet #1 European geography finals
European map
climate zones
steppe
tundra
Marine west coast, meditterrean, humid continental, subarctic
a semidry grassland or prairie
a vast, flat, treeless Arctic region of Europe, Asia, and Nor…
European map
climate zones
Marine west coast, meditterrean, humid continental, subarctic
41 terms
geography:chapter 1(european realm)
physiography
central uplands/ alpine mountains/ wes…
great circle
small circle
total physical geography
what are four physiographic units?
two equal part/ a dotted line
never equal part
physiography
total physical geography
central uplands/ alpine mountains/ wes…
what are four physiographic units?
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