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World Geography EOC Vocabulary
Spatial Exchange
Colonization
Diffusion
Migration
When ideas, products, and even cultural traits can spread fro…
One country taking over another area to be used for their ben…
Spread of ideas, inventions or patterns of behavior
People moving from one country to another or moving within a…
Spatial Exchange
When ideas, products, and even cultural traits can spread fro…
Colonization
One country taking over another area to be used for their ben…
58 terms
8th World Geography EOC
ethnocentrism
cultural diffusion
urbanization
desertificaiton
the belief in the inherent superiority of one's own ethnic gr…
the spreading out of culture
to become urban
the processes by which an area becomes a desert
ethnocentrism
the belief in the inherent superiority of one's own ethnic gr…
cultural diffusion
the spreading out of culture
49 terms
World Geography EOC Review (Set 1)
Desalinization
Aborigine
Connectivity
Acid Rain
the removal of salt from water
an area's original inhabitants
the state or quality of being connected
precipitation the damages buildings and the environment
Desalinization
the removal of salt from water
Aborigine
an area's original inhabitants
World Geography EOC review
LDC's
Arithmetic Density
Physiological Density
Agricultural Density
Most of the world's population growth happens where?
The total amount of people per unit of area
Total amount of people per unit of arable land
Total amount of rural population per number of farmers
LDC's
Most of the world's population growth happens where?
Arithmetic Density
The total amount of people per unit of area
World Geography EOC Practice
permafrost
deciduous
hierarchical diffusion
contagious diffusion
permanently frozen soil underneath 1st layer of soil
shed leaves
when you move something from a larger place to a smaller place
rapid widespread diffusion throughout a population
permafrost
permanently frozen soil underneath 1st layer of soil
deciduous
shed leaves
World Geography EOC
Bar graph
Line graph
Climate graphs
Precipitation
a diagram in which the numerical values of variables are repr…
a type of chart which displays information as a series of dat…
a combination of a bar graph and a line graph
rain, snow, sleet, or hail that falls to the ground
Bar graph
a diagram in which the numerical values of variables are repr…
Line graph
a type of chart which displays information as a series of dat…
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World Geography EOC Study Guide Part 1
Andes
Pueblo
Mississippians
Totem poles
The Incan civilization developed in these mountains.
They adapted to the dry Southwest.
They were called the "mound builders".
These come from the Northwest Native Americans. They built th…
Andes
The Incan civilization developed in these mountains.
Pueblo
They adapted to the dry Southwest.
70 terms
World Geography EOC
Bar Graph
Line Graph
Climate graph
Precipitation
A diagram was a numerical values of variables are represented…
A graph that uses line segments to connect data points overtime
A combination of a bar graph and a line graph
Rain snow sleet or hail
Bar Graph
A diagram was a numerical values of variables are represented…
Line Graph
A graph that uses line segments to connect data points overtime
World geography eoc
Mt. Everest is located
3 rivers in south asia
Most common religions in India
Reincarnation means
In Himalayas
Ganges Indus and Brahmaputra
Hindu Islam and Buddhism
Rebirth
Mt. Everest is located
In Himalayas
3 rivers in south asia
Ganges Indus and Brahmaputra
world geography EOC Review
why does 25% of Russia contain 80% of…
The boundary between Europe and Asia i…
Which statement about religion in Russ…
the Aral sea has shrunk and become mos…
transportation routes, better climates, steppe climate region.
ural mountains
most people are non-religious
abundant rainfall
why does 25% of Russia contain 80% of…
transportation routes, better climates, steppe climate region.
The boundary between Europe and Asia i…
ural mountains
15 terms
World Geography EOC Study Guide Part 2
map key
compass rose
locator map
historical maps
This explains the various colors and symbols on a map.
This part of a map tells you were North, South, East and West…
This shows the territory covered in the map in a larger conte…
It's purpose is to illustrate something or give information a…
map key
This explains the various colors and symbols on a map.
compass rose
This part of a map tells you were North, South, East and West…
World Geography (EOC) part 3
Political geography
Territoriality
Sovereignty
Territorial integrity
The study of the political organization of the world
The attempt by an individual or group to affect, influence, o…
Having the last say over a territory (legally)
The right of a government to keep the borders and territory o…
Political geography
The study of the political organization of the world
Territoriality
The attempt by an individual or group to affect, influence, o…
World Geography (EOC) part 2
Local culture
Popular culture
Trait
Diffusion
A group in a particular place that sees itself as a community…
A large, heterogeneous population, typically urban, with rapi…
Distinguished item or behavior
The process by which a characteristic spreads from one place…
Local culture
A group in a particular place that sees itself as a community…
Popular culture
A large, heterogeneous population, typically urban, with rapi…
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the physical world, geology and geography
nothingness, the void
outer space
the heavens, the skies
the celestial body
das Nichts
der Weltraum
der Himmel
der Himmelskörper
nothingness, the void
das Nichts
outer space
der Weltraum
World Geography 1 EOC Vocabulary General Vocabulary
Access
Adhere
Affected
Appropriate
the right to obtain or make use of or take advantage of somet…
be a devoted follower or supporter
behaving in an artificial way to impress people
take possession of by force, as after an invasion
Access
the right to obtain or make use of or take advantage of somet…
Adhere
be a devoted follower or supporter
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VOCAB: Physical World, Geology and Geography
in voller Pracht
in voller Blüte
in der Ferne
rolling hills
in all its glory
in full bloom
in the distance
sanfte Hügel
in voller Pracht
in all its glory
in voller Blüte
in full bloom
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VOCAB: Physical World, Geology and Geography
in voller Pracht
in voller Blüte
in der Ferne
rolling hills
in all its glory
in full bloom
in the distance
sanfte Hügel
in voller Pracht
in all its glory
in voller Blüte
in full bloom
182 terms
World History & Geography I EOC Review
Where did Homo sapiens emerge from?
How long ago did Homo sapiens emerge?
What system of survival did early huma…
What is the old stone age?
East Africa
100,000 to 400,000 years ago
Hunter-gatherers
Paleolithic
Where did Homo sapiens emerge from?
East Africa
How long ago did Homo sapiens emerge?
100,000 to 400,000 years ago
21 terms
World Geography EOC Study Guide (vocabulary)part 2
Infrastructure
Innovation
Market economy
Carrying capacity
What term is used to refer to the basic support systems that…
What term refers to the creation, or invention, of a new syst…
What is an economic system in which production of goods and s…
What term refers to the number of organisms a piece of land c…
Infrastructure
What term is used to refer to the basic support systems that…
Innovation
What term refers to the creation, or invention, of a new syst…
8 terms
World Geography Chapter 3 Section 2
Evaporation
Humidity
Condensation
Orographic effect
process by which liquid changes into gas
the amount of water vapor in the air
the process by which water vapor changes from a gas into liqu…
cooling effect that occurs when air is forced to rise over a…
Evaporation
process by which liquid changes into gas
Humidity
the amount of water vapor in the air
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…
10 terms
World Geography Chapter 5 Section 1
Demography
Population density
Birth rate
Death rate
the study of human populations so you can learn about future…
the average number of people living in an area. Population de…
the number of births each year for every 1000 people in an ar…
total number of deaths each year for every 1000 people in an…
Demography
the study of human populations so you can learn about future…
Population density
the average number of people living in an area. Population de…
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…
13 terms
World Geography
North America
South America
Africa
Europe
One of the seven large areas of land on the earth
One of the seven large areas of land on the earth
One of the seven large areas of land on the earth
One of the seven large areas of land on the earth that
North America
One of the seven large areas of land on the earth
South America
One of the seven large areas of land on the earth
13 terms
World Geo: Ch #4.4 - Urban Geography
Urban Geography
Urbanization
Cities
Suburbs
study of how people use space in cities.
the dramatic rise in the number of cities and the changes in…
Areas with large populations that also serve as centers of bu…
The built-up area around the central city. Mostly residential…
Urban Geography
study of how people use space in cities.
Urbanization
the dramatic rise in the number of cities and the changes in…
9 terms
World Geography Chapter 5 Section 2
Culture
Culture Traits
Ethnic groups
Acculturation
a people's way of life, their beliefs, customs, and traditions.
learned activities & behaviors that people have are religion,…
human populations that share a common culture or ancestry.
process in which an individual or group adopts some of the tr…
Culture
a people's way of life, their beliefs, customs, and traditions.
Culture Traits
learned activities & behaviors that people have are religion,…
23 terms
World Geography
Geography
Meteorology
Cartography
Longitude
The study of everything.
The study of the weather.
The Study of maps.
Imaginary lines that run north and south.
Geography
The study of everything.
Meteorology
The study of the weather.
13 terms
World Geography Chapter 4 Section 1
Core
Mantle
Magma
Plate Tectonics
The central part of the Earth, made up of a solid inner core…
the layer of the earth between the crust and the core.
molten rock beneath the earth's surface.
a theory that the surface of the Earth is broken up into plat…
Core
The central part of the Earth, made up of a solid inner core…
Mantle
the layer of the earth between the crust and the core.
51 terms
Wonderful World of Geography Europe map
Iceland
Norway
Sweden
Finland
Reykjavik
Oslo
Stockholm
Helsinki
Iceland
Reykjavik
Norway
Oslo
Unit 1 World Geography Vocab List
Map Projection
Absolute Location
Relative Location
G.P.S. - Global Positioning System
a projection of the globe onto a flat map using a grid of lin…
The exact position of a place on the earth's surface.
The position of a place in relation to another place
a navigational system that can determine absolute location by…
Map Projection
a projection of the globe onto a flat map using a grid of lin…
Absolute Location
The exact position of a place on the earth's surface.
31 terms
Chapter 1 World Geography
geography
geographic information systems (GIS)
absolute location
relative location
Is the study of people, environments and their resources.
a computer system that stores, organizes, analyzes, and displ…
Exact location of a place on the earth described by global co…
Location in relation to other places.
geography
Is the study of people, environments and their resources.
geographic information systems (GIS)
a computer system that stores, organizes, analyzes, and displ…
20 terms
Chapter 2 World Geography
weather
climate
rotation
revolution
Condition of earths atmosphere at a particular time and place
Overall weather in an area over a long period of time
Earth spinning on it's axis
Earth's yearly orbit around the Sun
weather
Condition of earths atmosphere at a particular time and place
climate
Overall weather in an area over a long period of time
24 terms
World Geography
North America
Central America
Caribbean
South America
North America
Central America
10 terms
World Geo: Ch# 4.2 - Population Geography
Birth Rate
Fertility Rate
Mortality Rate
Infant Mortality
the number of live births per thousand population.
the average number of children a woman of childbearing years…
also called the death rate—is the number of deaths per thousa…
shows the number of deaths among infants under age one per th…
Birth Rate
the number of live births per thousand population.
Fertility Rate
the average number of children a woman of childbearing years…
Introduction to World Geography
Geography
Culture
Religion
Themes
is the study of Earth's people, landforms, climates, and reso…
is the beliefs, ideas, art, and customs of a group of people
is the way people believe and pray to God or to many Gods
is an important main idea. (There are five (5) themes of geog…
Geography
is the study of Earth's people, landforms, climates, and reso…
Culture
is the beliefs, ideas, art, and customs of a group of people
45 terms
STAAR World Geography Vocabulary
Physical Geography
Human Geography
Geography
Columbian Exchange
The study of natural features on the surface of Earth. Such a…
The study of how people have spread across Earth and the char…
The study of features on Earth's surface including landforms,…
The widespread exchange of people, plants, animals, disease b…
Physical Geography
The study of natural features on the surface of Earth. Such a…
Human Geography
The study of how people have spread across Earth and the char…
Creekview World Geography Set One Physical Geography
sub-continent
savannah
tropical rainforest
peninsula
part of a continent
large grassland
area with biodiversity, high humidity and trees
A large mass of land projecting into a body of water.
sub-continent
part of a continent
savannah
large grassland
100 terms
World Geography
China
Japan
Mongolia
North Korea
China
Japan
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World Geography SOL Culture Sites
Red Square
Red Square
St. Basil's Church
St. Basil's Church
This is the area in central Moscow adjacent (next) to the Kre…
This is the famous church, which is located in the Red Square…
Red Square
This is the area in central Moscow adjacent (next) to the Kre…
Red Square
41 terms
World Geography: Chapter 4 Terms
culture
society
ethnic group
innovation
the total knowledge, attitudes and behavior shared by and pas…
a group that shares a geographic region, a common language an…
a group of people who share language, customs and a common he…
taking existing elements of society and creating something ne…
culture
the total knowledge, attitudes and behavior shared by and pas…
society
a group that shares a geographic region, a common language an…
22 terms
Chapter 3 World Geography
culture
population density
birthrate
immigrant
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
Number of individuals per unit area
Number of live births per 1000 population in a given year.
A person who comes to a country where they were not born in o…
culture
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
population density
Number of individuals per unit area
10 terms
World Geography A Unit 2 Chapter 1 Human Geography
Russia
Cultural hearths
The Industrial Revolution
Emigration
Which country has a negative population growth rate today?
What do historians study when attempting to make connections…
Around which of the following major historical periods did Ea…
Aside from low birthrates and high death rates, what can caus…
Russia
Which country has a negative population growth rate today?
Cultural hearths
What do historians study when attempting to make connections…
100 terms
World Geography MAP FINAL!
China
Japan
Mongolia
North Korea
China
Japan
68 terms
GEO 100 Exam 1 World Regional Geography
Absolute location (site)
Altiplano
Altitudinal Zonation
Arable Land
The position or place of a certain item on the surface of the…
High-elevation plateau, basin, or valley between even higher…
Vertical regions defined by physical-environmental zones at v…
Land fit for cultivation by one farming method or another
Absolute location (site)
The position or place of a certain item on the surface of the…
Altiplano
High-elevation plateau, basin, or valley between even higher…
76 terms
World Geography Vocabulary
Social Organization
Nuclear Family
Extended Family
Social Classes
The way a culture divides its society into smaller structures…
Small family unit = husband, wife, kids
several generations in one household
ranking of people according to status in society
Social Organization
The way a culture divides its society into smaller structures…
Nuclear Family
Small family unit = husband, wife, kids
11 terms
World Geography A Unit 2 Chapter 2 Resources and Economic Development
It is derived from natural resources t…
Coal
Natural gas
There is concern about the disposal of…
In what way does renewable energy differ from nonrenewable en…
Which energy source is formed when organic matter is trapped…
Which odorless, tasteless, and colorless natural resource is…
Which of the following statements explains the position of th…
It is derived from natural resources t…
In what way does renewable energy differ from nonrenewable en…
Coal
Which energy source is formed when organic matter is trapped…
33 terms
7/8 World Geography
culture
ethnic group
dialect
democracy
the way of life a people follow
a group of people who share a common history, language, relig…
local form of a language that differs from the same language…
a form of limited government where power rests with the peopl…
culture
the way of life a people follow
ethnic group
a group of people who share a common history, language, relig…
World Geography Unit 2 Vocab List
culture
language family
ethnic group
culture region
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
group of languages with a shared but fairly distant origin
people of the same race or nationality who share a distinctiv…
An area in which people have many shared culture traits
culture
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
language family
group of languages with a shared but fairly distant origin
19 terms
World Geo Chap 4 Political Geography
unitary system
federal system
autocracy
monarchy
form of government in which all key powers are given to the n…
form of government in which powers are divided between the na…
system of government in which one person rules with unlimited…
a form of autocracy with a hereditary king or queen exercisin…
unitary system
form of government in which all key powers are given to the n…
federal system
form of government in which powers are divided between the na…
58 terms
World Geography Mid Term
Precipitation released on the windward…
__________ help to distribute heat awa…
__________ - composed of the outermost…
__________ - comprised of the layer of…
Rain Shadow Effect
Ocean Currents
Lithosphere
Atmosphere
Precipitation released on the windward…
Rain Shadow Effect
__________ help to distribute heat awa…
Ocean Currents
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