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Geography Chapter 16 Key Terms
Urbanization
Migration
Ethnic Group
Multicultural
Growth of cities
A change in residence intended to be permanent.
Group of people who share common ancestry, language, religion…
the belief that different cultures can co-exist peacefully in…
Urbanization
Growth of cities
Migration
A change in residence intended to be permanent.
15 terms
Geography Chapter 16 Vocabulary Words
Dialect
Recession
Inflation
Polder
A variation of a spoken language that is unique to a region o…
An extended decline in business activity... Ex. Unemployment
A sharp, widespread ride in prices... Ex. Every dollar you own b…
An area of low-lying land that has been reclaimed from the se…
Dialect
A variation of a spoken language that is unique to a region o…
Recession
An extended decline in business activity... Ex. Unemployment
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Bob Jones Cultural Geography - Chapter 16 & 17
oil
United Arab Emirates
Kaaba
Medina
Most of the income of the Persian Gulf countries is derived f…
The richest country in the Persian Gulf
Islam's most holy shrine
Where Muhammad fled to when he was chased from Mecca
oil
Most of the income of the Persian Gulf countries is derived f…
United Arab Emirates
The richest country in the Persian Gulf
12 terms
Shelburne World Geography Chapter 16
nuclear radiation
transboundary pollution
pollution
accidental pollution
a form of energy that comes from nuclear reactions
pollution that starts in one country and crosses boundaries i…
damage to the natural environment caused by harmful substances
the release of harmful substances into the environment as the…
nuclear radiation
a form of energy that comes from nuclear reactions
transboundary pollution
pollution that starts in one country and crosses boundaries i…
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Chapter 16 vocab Geography
Urbanization
Multicultural
Tariff
Migration
Movement of people from rural areas to cities.
Many different cultures.
A tax on imported goods.
Form of relocation diffusion involving permanent move to a ne…
Urbanization
Movement of people from rural areas to cities.
Multicultural
Many different cultures.
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Geography chapter 16 vocab words
Dialect
Neutral
Canton
Berlin
Variation of a language
Doesn't take sides
States
Largest city in Germany
Dialect
Variation of a language
Neutral
Doesn't take sides
75 terms
Chapter 16 World Geography
Dialect
Impression
Nationalized
Recession
Variations of a language that are unique to a region or commu…
Style of art where painters try to get visual impressions mad…
Brought under state control.
An extended decline in business activity.
Dialect
Variations of a language that are unique to a region or commu…
Impression
Style of art where painters try to get visual impressions mad…
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Geography Alive! Chapter 16
Transboundary Pollution
Nuclear Radiation
Chernobyl
Industrial Revolution
Pollution that starts in one country and crosses boundaries i…
A form of energy produced by a nuclear reaction.
Site of the 1986 nuclear disaster in the former Soviet Union…
An economic revolution in which work changed from hand-labor…
Transboundary Pollution
Pollution that starts in one country and crosses boundaries i…
Nuclear Radiation
A form of energy produced by a nuclear reaction.
Geography Alive Chapter 16
nuclear radiation
transboundary pollution
pollution
accidental pollution
a form of energy that comes from nuclear reactions
pollution that starts in one country and crosses boundaries i…
when dangerous substances are added to the air, water, or soil
the release of harmful substances into the environment as the…
nuclear radiation
a form of energy that comes from nuclear reactions
transboundary pollution
pollution that starts in one country and crosses boundaries i…
Geography - Chapter 16 Vocab
Dialect
Nationalize
Recession
Reparation
A variation of spoken language that is unique to a region or…
To bring a business under state conrol
An extended decline in business activity
Money paid for war damages
Dialect
A variation of spoken language that is unique to a region or…
Nationalize
To bring a business under state conrol
Geography Chapter 16 Slides
Talus Cone
Exfoliation Dome
Meandering Stream
Ox-bow Lake
The rock debris which accumulates at the base of steep slopes…
spectacular result of rock relaxation, which is the result of…
A River flowing over gently sloping ground begin to curve bac…
A crescent-shaped lake lying alongside a winding river. The o…
Talus Cone
The rock debris which accumulates at the base of steep slopes…
Exfoliation Dome
spectacular result of rock relaxation, which is the result of…
Geography Chapter 16 Key Terms
Delta
Silt
Oasis
Phosphate
The area formed from soil deposited by a river at its mouth.
Small particles of rich soil.
Areas fed by underground water.
A mineral salt used in fertilizers .
Delta
The area formed from soil deposited by a river at its mouth.
Silt
Small particles of rich soil.
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BCS Cultural Geography Chapter 16
Cyprus
Israel
Jordan
Lebanon
Nicosia is the capital of ___________.
Jerusalem is the capital of _________.
Amman is the capital of __________.
Beirut is the capital of ___________.
Cyprus
Nicosia is the capital of ___________.
Israel
Jerusalem is the capital of _________.
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Geography Chapter 16 Key Terms
population distribution
site
Urbanization
Hinterland
pattern showing where people live in an area
physical characteristics of the land around a city
the movement of people from rural to urban places
the area around a town or city that trades with it
population distribution
pattern showing where people live in an area
site
physical characteristics of the land around a city
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Prentice Hall World Geography Judah Chapter 16
dialects
Impressionism
nationalize
recession
variations (differences) of a language that are unique to a r…
a style of art where painters try to catch visual impressions…
to bring a business under state control
an extended decline in business activitiy
dialects
variations (differences) of a language that are unique to a r…
Impressionism
a style of art where painters try to catch visual impressions…
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Geography chapter 16 words
Peninsula
Archipelago
Tsunami
Monsoon
A land area almost surrounded by water.
Groups of islands
Tidal wave or a series of huge waves.
Seasonal winds.
Peninsula
A land area almost surrounded by water.
Archipelago
Groups of islands
Uebelhor Geography Chapter 16
Baltic Republics
Czar
Russian Revolution
USSR
The countries of Latvia, Lithuania, and Estonia, located on t…
The emperor of Russia prior to the Russian Revolution of 1917…
The revolt of 1917, in which the Russian Communist a Party, l…
The Union of Soviet Socialist Republics, or Soviet Union, for…
Baltic Republics
The countries of Latvia, Lithuania, and Estonia, located on t…
Czar
The emperor of Russia prior to the Russian Revolution of 1917…
Geography Alive Chapter 16
nuclear radiation
transboundary pollution
pollution
accidental pollution
a form of energy that comes from nuclear reactions
pollution that starts in one country and crosses boundaries i…
damage to the natural environment caused by harmful substance…
the release of harmful substances into the environment as the…
nuclear radiation
a form of energy that comes from nuclear reactions
transboundary pollution
pollution that starts in one country and crosses boundaries i…
15 terms
Chapter 16 Geography Vocab
Dialects
Impressionism
Nationalized
Recession
variations of a language that are unique to a region or sommu…
a style of painting
brought under state of control
an extended decline in business activity
Dialects
variations of a language that are unique to a region or sommu…
Impressionism
a style of painting
38 terms
Geography Chapter 16
Stream
Fluvial Processes
Overland Flow
Stream Flow
-Any channeled flow of water ... -EX: tiny creek or enormous river
-Those that involve running water ... -Both over land flow and s…
-The unchanneled downslope movement of surface water
-Channeled movement of water along a valley bottom
Stream
-Any channeled flow of water ... -EX: tiny creek or enormous river
Fluvial Processes
-Those that involve running water ... -Both over land flow and s…
Chapter 16 Vocab Words Geography
peninsula
archipelago
tsunami
monsoon
area of land almost completely surrounded by water but connec…
group of islands
tidal wave
seasonal winds
peninsula
area of land almost completely surrounded by water but connec…
archipelago
group of islands
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Geography Alive Chapter 16 Vocabulary
nuclear radiation
transboundary pollution
Industrial Revolution
accidental pollution
a form of energy that comes from nuclear reactions. Radiation…
pollution that starts in one country and crosses boundaries i…
the huge social and economic change in Europe and the United…
the release of harmful substances into the environment as the…
nuclear radiation
a form of energy that comes from nuclear reactions. Radiation…
transboundary pollution
pollution that starts in one country and crosses boundaries i…
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Geography Vocab Words Chapter 16
peninsula
archipelagoes
tsunami
monsoons
a land area almost surrounded by water
groups of islands
giant tidal wave
seasonal winds that blow through regions
peninsula
a land area almost surrounded by water
archipelagoes
groups of islands
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Geography chapter 16
Jordan River Valley
Rift Valley
Tectonic Plates
Agriculture
River in northern Israel, flowing south through the Sea of Ga…
A Valley formed by the separation of tectonic plates
the two sub-layers of the earth's crust (lithosphere) that mo…
the science or practice of farming,
Jordan River Valley
River in northern Israel, flowing south through the Sea of Ga…
Rift Valley
A Valley formed by the separation of tectonic plates
Geography Chapter 16
range
rift valley
transform
kibbutz
a series of things in a row; a series of mountains
a valley formed by the separation of tectonic plates
to change in form or appearance
a communal farm or settlement in Israel
range
a series of things in a row; a series of mountains
rift valley
a valley formed by the separation of tectonic plates
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Chapter 16 Geography
16.1 Russia and the Western Republics
Baltic Republics
czar
Russian Revolution
From modest beginnings, Russia expanded to become the largest…
the countries of Latvia, Lithuania, and Estonia, located on t…
the emperor of Russia prior to the Russian Revolution of 1917…
the revolt of 1917, in which the Russian Communist Party, led…
16.1 Russia and the Western Republics
From modest beginnings, Russia expanded to become the largest…
Baltic Republics
the countries of Latvia, Lithuania, and Estonia, located on t…
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world geography chapter 16
Baltic Republics
Czar
Russian Revolution
USSR
countries of Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia
emperor of Russia
revolt of 1917, which the Russian Communist Party, took contr…
Union of Soviet Socialist Republics, formed in 1922
Baltic Republics
countries of Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia
Czar
emperor of Russia
Chapter 16 Vocab Words Geography
peninsula
archipelago
tsunami
monsoon
area of land almost completely surrounded by water but connec…
group of islands
tidal wave
seasonal winds
peninsula
area of land almost completely surrounded by water but connec…
archipelago
group of islands
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Geography vocabulary words chapter 16
Peninsula
Archipelagoes
Tsunami
Monsoons
A land area almost surrounded by water.
group of islands.
a tidal wave.
seasonal winds.
Peninsula
A land area almost surrounded by water.
Archipelagoes
group of islands.
19 terms
Geography Chapter 16 Key Terms
population distribution
site
Urbanization
Hinterland
pattern showing where people live in an area
physical characteristics of the land around a city
the movement of people from rural to urban places
the area around a town or city that trades with it
population distribution
pattern showing where people live in an area
site
physical characteristics of the land around a city
Hogan World Geography chapter 16
Command economy
Consumer goods
Black market
Market economy
An economic system in which the government controls a country…
Products people buy for personal use
a market in which goods are sold illegally
An economy that relies chiefly on market forces to allocate g…
Command economy
An economic system in which the government controls a country…
Consumer goods
Products people buy for personal use
Geography Chapter 16
Mount Fuji
Ring Of Fire
Great Barrier Reef
Shang
Volcanic mountain in Japan that is considered sacred
Area of volcanic activity along the border of the Pacific Oce…
Extends more than 1,200 miles off the northeast coast of Aust…
First people to include China's Huang He Valley.
Mount Fuji
Volcanic mountain in Japan that is considered sacred
Ring Of Fire
Area of volcanic activity along the border of the Pacific Oce…
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Chapter 16 VOC geography
Clan
Bureaucracy
Confucius
Dynasty
Group of families with a commen ancestor
A large, complex organization composed of appointed officials
A CHINESE PHILOSOPHER AND TEACHER WHOSE BELIEFS HAD A GREAT I…
A sequence of powerful leaders in the same family
Clan
Group of families with a commen ancestor
Bureaucracy
A large, complex organization composed of appointed officials
20 terms
Geography Chapter 16
Fertile Crescent
Levant
Phoenicians
Rub' al-Khali
The subregion of rich farmland that is shaped like a quarter…
coastal farming region of Syria, Lebanon, and Israel
traded goods from north Africa, Arabia, and the Fertile Cresc…
huge empty desert on the Arabian Peninsula that is the larges…
Fertile Crescent
The subregion of rich farmland that is shaped like a quarter…
Levant
coastal farming region of Syria, Lebanon, and Israel
22 terms
Bob Jones Cultural Geography - Chapter 16
Greek Cypriots
Yasir Arafat
- Amman
- Ankara
What most of the inhabitants of Cyprus are
The long-time leader of the Palestine Liberation Organization…
Capital of Jordan
Capital of Turkey
Greek Cypriots
What most of the inhabitants of Cyprus are
Yasir Arafat
The long-time leader of the Palestine Liberation Organization…
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Glencoe World Geography, Chapter 16
command economy
consumer goods
Black market
Market economy
economic system in which economic decisions about production…
household goods, shoes, and clothing that individuals buy.
any illegal market where scarce or illegal goods are sold, us…
an economic system based on free enterprise, in which busines…
command economy
economic system in which economic decisions about production…
consumer goods
household goods, shoes, and clothing that individuals buy.
15 terms
Geography - Vocabulary Chapter 16
impressionism
nationalize
recession
confederation
a style of art where painters try to catch visual impressions…
to bring business under state control
an extended decline in business activity
a system of government in which individual political units ke…
impressionism
a style of art where painters try to catch visual impressions…
nationalize
to bring business under state control
Chapter 16 World Geography
Dialect
Impression
Nationalized
Recession
Variations of a language that are unique to a region or commu…
Style of art where painters try to get visual impressions mad…
Brought under state control.
An extended decline in business activity.
Dialect
Variations of a language that are unique to a region or commu…
Impression
Style of art where painters try to get visual impressions mad…
Chapter 16 World Geography
dialect
impressionism
nationalized
recession
variations of a language that are unique to a region or commu…
school of art sought to capture visual impressions made by co…
brought under state control
an extended decline in business activity
dialect
variations of a language that are unique to a region or commu…
impressionism
school of art sought to capture visual impressions made by co…
Chapter 16 Geography
Afghanistan-how country is divided wit…
Afghanistan-Reason Soviets invaded in…
Afghanistan-Taliban changes made to so…
Arab-Israeli war-source of conflict
Country is landlocked, mountains and deserts make it difficul…
In order to help the Communist government in suppressing rebe…
New Islamic law, dress and behavior codes, restrictions on wo…
Israel was declared an independent state, regardless of the P…
Afghanistan-how country is divided wit…
Country is landlocked, mountains and deserts make it difficul…
Afghanistan-Reason Soviets invaded in…
In order to help the Communist government in suppressing rebe…
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Geography Chapter 16
food chain
Climatic Factors
disturbance
extinction
A series of steps in which organisms transfer energy by eatin…
1. Temperature... 2. Light... 3. wind... 4. Topographic Features `
influence distributions... -fire, flood, volcanic erruptions, etc
pushed along by human activities... catastrophic natural events
food chain
A series of steps in which organisms transfer energy by eatin…
Climatic Factors
1. Temperature... 2. Light... 3. wind... 4. Topographic Features `
Geography Chapter 16 Vocab.
Baltic Republics
Czar
Russian Revolution
USSR
Th countries of Latvia, Lithuania, and Estonia, located on th…
The emperor of Russia prior to the Russian Revolution of 1917…
The revolt of 1917, in which the Russian Communist Party, led…
The Union of Soviet Socialist Republic, or Soviet Union, form…
Baltic Republics
Th countries of Latvia, Lithuania, and Estonia, located on th…
Czar
The emperor of Russia prior to the Russian Revolution of 1917…
13 terms
Geography Chapter 16
Pollution
Industrial Revolution
Accidental pollution
General pollution
Damage to the natural environment caused by harmful substance…
The huge social and economic change in Europe and the United…
The release of harmful substances into the environment becaus…
The release of harmful substances into the environment as a r…
Pollution
Damage to the natural environment caused by harmful substance…
Industrial Revolution
The huge social and economic change in Europe and the United…
15 terms
World Cultures & Geography Chapter 16
mandate
Palestine
Arab-Israeli Wars
Kurd
a country placed under the control of another power by intern…
a Southwest Asian region often called the Holy Land.
a series of wars between 1948 and 1973 that were fought betwe…
a member of a group of mountain people who live in Armenia, I…
mandate
a country placed under the control of another power by intern…
Palestine
a Southwest Asian region often called the Holy Land.
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Geography Chapter 16
Anglo-American Manufacturing
Backward Linkages
Base Employment
Break-in-bulk point
...
The inputs required for production, such as machinery, machin…
Employment that supports jobs in the service sector and other…
The point at which cargo is broken into smaller units to be t…
Anglo-American Manufacturing
...
Backward Linkages
The inputs required for production, such as machinery, machin…
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world geography - chapter 16
Baltic Republics
Which USSR leader granted more politic…
Which region is called the "Mountain o…
Why does it matter if the Caspian is c…
Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania
Mikhail Gorbachev
Transcaucasia
lake - Russia and others can get resources from which ever pa…
Baltic Republics
Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania
Which USSR leader granted more politic…
Mikhail Gorbachev
Geography Chapter 16
autonomy
cork
Renaissance
microstates
self government
bark that is stripped from the trunks of cork oaks
French word meaning "rebirth"
very small countries, such as Andorra Monaco, and San Marino
autonomy
self government
cork
bark that is stripped from the trunks of cork oaks
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Geography Alive - Chapter 16
nuclear radiation
transboundary pollution
pollution
Industrial Revolution
a form of energy that comes from nuclear reactions
pollution that starts in one country and crosses boundaries i…
damage to the natural environment caused by harmful substances
the huge social and economic change in Europe and the United…
nuclear radiation
a form of energy that comes from nuclear reactions
transboundary pollution
pollution that starts in one country and crosses boundaries i…
13 terms
World Geography Chapter 16
dialect
impressionism
nationalize
recession
a variation of a spoken language that has its own distinct pr…
a style of art where painters try to catch visual impressions…
to bring a business under state control
an extended decline in general business activity
dialect
a variation of a spoken language that has its own distinct pr…
impressionism
a style of art where painters try to catch visual impressions…
Geography Chapter 16
Silt
Alluvial Plain
Sedimentary Rock
Phosphates
Small particles of rich soil
An area of fertile soil left by river floods
A type of rock
Mineral salts used to make fertilizer
Silt
Small particles of rich soil
Alluvial Plain
An area of fertile soil left by river floods
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