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World Geopgraphy
Crusade
Reconquista
Commercial Revolution
Magna Carta
an expedition in which Christian warriors sought to get back…
the effort of christian leaders to drive Muslims out of Spain
the expansion of trade and business that transformed European…
a document granting basic political rights in England
Crusade
an expedition in which Christian warriors sought to get back…
Reconquista
the effort of christian leaders to drive Muslims out of Spain
37 terms
World geopgraphy final
Location
Place
Region
Movement
A particular place or position
A particular position or point in space
an area or division, especially part of a country or the worl…
an act of changing physical location or position or of having…
Location
A particular place or position
Place
A particular position or point in space
world geopgraphy final
Estonia
Latvia
Lithuania
Poland
talpins
Riga
Vilnius
Warsaw
Estonia
talpins
Latvia
Riga
69 terms
Capitals of the World: Quarter 4 Geopgraphy
United States of America
Canada
Mexico
Guatemala
Washington D.C.
Ottawa
Mexico City
Guatemala City
United States of America
Washington D.C.
Canada
Ottawa
30 terms
geopgraphy
Appalachian mountains
GREAT PLAINS
service industry
multinational
A mountain range that stretches from eastern Canada south to…
A mostly flat and grassy region of western North America
Any kind of economic activity that produces a service rather…
An organization that manufactures and markets products in man…
Appalachian mountains
A mountain range that stretches from eastern Canada south to…
GREAT PLAINS
A mostly flat and grassy region of western North America
geopgraphy final pt 2
arable
foreign policy
rate of natural increase
language families
sutible for land and crops
governments strategy for dealing with other nations
birth rate - death rate per 1000 = %
groups of languages that share a common charateristics
arable
sutible for land and crops
foreign policy
governments strategy for dealing with other nations
35 terms
Spanish geopgraphy vocab
Los puntos cardinales
La tierra
El mundo
Ciudad
Cardinal points
Land
World
City
Los puntos cardinales
Cardinal points
La tierra
Land
Human Geopgraphy
Fieldwork
Human Geography
Globalization
physical geography
the study of phenomena by visiting places and observing how p…
One of the two major divisions of geography; the spatial anal…
The expansion of economic, political, and cultural processes…
One of the two major divisions of systematic geography; the s…
Fieldwork
the study of phenomena by visiting places and observing how p…
Human Geography
One of the two major divisions of geography; the spatial anal…
History: Lesson 1 Studying Geopgraphy Part 1
What are the five themes of geography?
The World in Spatial Terms
Places and Regions
Physical Systems
location, place, human-environment interaction, movement, and…
where things are located
lands, weather, plants and animals
earthquakes and volcanoes , how they shape the earth
What are the five themes of geography?
location, place, human-environment interaction, movement, and…
The World in Spatial Terms
where things are located
41 terms
World Geo (Monarch) Unit 2: Human Geography
apartheid
balkanization
biomass energy
birth rate
the policy of segregating people by race; once used in South…
the division of an area into smaller regions which are usuall…
power produced through the decomposition or burning of plants…
the number of live births in a year per one thousand people i…
apartheid
the policy of segregating people by race; once used in South…
balkanization
the division of an area into smaller regions which are usuall…
30 terms
Chapter 5 HUMAN GEOPGRAPHY
demography
population density
birthrate
deathrate
statistical study of human populations
the average number of people living in an area; usually expre…
the number of live births each year for every 1,000 people li…
total number of deaths each year for every 1,000 people in a…
demography
statistical study of human populations
population density
the average number of people living in an area; usually expre…
Geopgraphy Task 9
transcaucasia moutains
caucasus mountains
Siberian mountains
ural moutains
southeastern border of central asia
border between black and caspian sea / europe and asia
siberias moutains such as transcaucasia, ural, caucasus etc.
seperates the northern european and west siberan plains
transcaucasia moutains
southeastern border of central asia
caucasus mountains
border between black and caspian sea / europe and asia
10 terms
Geopgraphy Exam Notes
Human Development Index
Settler Colonialism
Mercantile Colonialism
World Bank
The _____ Determines LDC/MDC based on the quality of life of…
Europeans looked at set up New Europes in lands much like the…
Europe viewed the world's tropical lands mainly as a source o…
Where do the LDC's get money to build roads bridges and ETC?
Human Development Index
The _____ Determines LDC/MDC based on the quality of life of…
Settler Colonialism
Europeans looked at set up New Europes in lands much like the…
10 terms
Exploring Geopgraphy
Geography
Gis
absolute location
hemisphere
is the study of where people places and things are located an…
uses computer technology to collect manipulate analyze and di…
its position on the globe
halves of the world
Geography
is the study of where people places and things are located an…
Gis
uses computer technology to collect manipulate analyze and di…
30 terms
Geopgraphy Vocabulary 11/2
Permafrost
Prevailing westerlies
Nomad
St. Lawrence seaway
Permanently frozen ground
Winds that blow from west to east
A person with no permanent home who moves according to the se…
North Americas most important deep water ship route, connecti…
Permafrost
Permanently frozen ground
Prevailing westerlies
Winds that blow from west to east
AP Human Geopgraphy Vocab Ch. 1
Meridian
Prime Meridian
Parallel
Cartography
An arce drawn on a map between the north and south poles
The meridian of 0 degrees longitude that passes through Green…
A circle drawn around the globe parallel to the equator and a…
science of making maps
Meridian
An arce drawn on a map between the north and south poles
Prime Meridian
The meridian of 0 degrees longitude that passes through Green…
pre-ap geopgraphy quiz
peninsula
strait
plateau
cape
a land mass that is almost fully surrounded by water... ex. flor…
a narrow body of water connected to two larger bodies of wate…
raised area of land ... ex. antarctic plateau
a headland extending into water ... ex. cape cod
peninsula
a land mass that is almost fully surrounded by water... ex. flor…
strait
a narrow body of water connected to two larger bodies of wate…
NorthStar Geopgraphy Exam
Geography
Physical Geography
Human geography
Political map
the study of the world and everything in it
study of physical earth
geography looking at mankind and its relations to the environ…
map showing names and country borders
Geography
the study of the world and everything in it
Physical Geography
study of physical earth
Russia World Geography 2015 Exam
What are the regions of Russia and the…
What is one way each region is unique…
Where do most people in Russia live?
Climate Types in Russia
ELL BUM SAA TTURK
location
Close to Europe
Humid Continental... Semiarid/Desserts... Subartic and Tundra
What are the regions of Russia and the…
ELL BUM SAA TTURK
What is one way each region is unique…
location
World Geography Final Chapter 10 Searson
Which region of Mexico is the most tra…
Which region of Mexico contains deposi…
Which region of Mexico is the main agr…
What does the acronym NAFTA stand for?
Southern Mexico
Gulf lowlands
Central Mexico
North American Free Trade Agreement
Which region of Mexico is the most tra…
Southern Mexico
Which region of Mexico contains deposi…
Gulf lowlands
World Geography Final Chapter 15 Searson
What was the first trading group in Ge…
What was a result of the collapse of t…
When were East and West Germany reunit…
Why has the Swiss government limited t…
Hanseatic League
it brought the Nazi party to power
1990
air pollution has damaged the woodlands
What was the first trading group in Ge…
Hanseatic League
What was a result of the collapse of t…
it brought the Nazi party to power
World Geography Final Chapter 11 Searson
What islands are in the Greater Antill…
Which island was formed from volcanoes?
Which country has major deposits of ba…
Which country introduced the concept o…
Cuba, Hispaniola, Jamaica, Puerto Rico
Martinique
Jamaica
Costa Rica
What islands are in the Greater Antill…
Cuba, Hispaniola, Jamaica, Puerto Rico
Which island was formed from volcanoes?
Martinique
World Geography Final Chapter 12 Searson
The llama is related to what animals?
Where in South America would you find…
What is La Niña?
Which country contains large tar sands?
alpacas and vincuñas
Chile's central valley
weather pattern where Pacific waters are colder than normal
Venezuela
The llama is related to what animals?
alpacas and vincuñas
Where in South America would you find…
Chile's central valley
41 terms
chapter 4 vocab world geography
culture
society
ethnic group
innovation
the total of knowledge , attitudes, and behaviors shared by a…
a group that shares ageographic region, a sense of identity,…
specific group that shares a language, customs, and a common…
taking existing technology and resources and creating somethi…
culture
the total of knowledge , attitudes, and behaviors shared by a…
society
a group that shares ageographic region, a sense of identity,…
50 terms
U.S. States and Capitals
Alabama
Alaska
Arizona
Arkansas
Montgomery
Juneau
Phoenix
Little Rock
Alabama
Montgomery
Alaska
Juneau
World Geography Final Chapter 16 Searson
The Moors brought what to Spain?
During its time as a worldwide power,…
Spain produces the following agricultu…
Africa lies just 8 km away from Spain…
the Islamic religion, irrigation techniques, and new crops
southwestern United States
olive oil, wine, citrus fruits, other crops
Strait of Gibraltar
The Moors brought what to Spain?
the Islamic religion, irrigation techniques, and new crops
During its time as a worldwide power,…
southwestern United States
World Geography Final Chapter 13 Searson
How is the Mediterranean Sea connected…
What is the chief characteristic of a…
The Scottish Highlands are part of whi…
In which region does most of Europe's…
Bosporus
deep enough and wide enough for shipping
Northwest highlands
Northern European Plain
How is the Mediterranean Sea connected…
Bosporus
What is the chief characteristic of a…
deep enough and wide enough for shipping
World Geography Final Chapter 7 Searson
Which mountain ranges are part of the…
What states are part of the Ozark Plat…
What are the volcanoes of the Cascade…
What river empties into the Bering Str…
Blue Ridge, Catskill, and Green Mountains
Missouri, Arkansas, and Oklahoma
Mount Rainier, Mount Hood, Mount Shasta, and Mount St. Helens
Yukon River
Which mountain ranges are part of the…
Blue Ridge, Catskill, and Green Mountains
What states are part of the Ozark Plat…
Missouri, Arkansas, and Oklahoma
World Geography Final Chapter 9 Searson
When did the first Europeans arrive on…
Where did the French establish their f…
What were the major goals of the Frenc…
In 1497 _____ explored the coasts of N…
a.d. 1000
Quebec City
find a water passage, develop a trade for animal furs, conver…
John Cabot
When did the first Europeans arrive on…
a.d. 1000
Where did the French establish their f…
Quebec City
50 terms
U.S. States and Capitals
Alabama
Alaska
Arizona
Arkansas
Montgomery
Juneau
Phoenix
Little Rock
Alabama
Montgomery
Alaska
Juneau
7 terms
Period 6
American & national identity
Politics and power
Work, exchange
Culture/society
Chinese exclusion act
Populist
Vetrical and horizontal intergration
Social darwinism
American & national identity
Chinese exclusion act
Politics and power
Populist
15 terms
Geography
North America
South America
Europe
Asia
the northern continent of the Western Hemisphere, extending f…
the southern continent of the Western Hemisphere, extending f…
a continent in the western part of the landmass lying between…
a continent bounded by Europe and the Arctic, Pacific, and In…
North America
the northern continent of the Western Hemisphere, extending f…
South America
the southern continent of the Western Hemisphere, extending f…
27 terms
HG Unit 1 - Introduction to Human Geography
geography
equator
globe
topographic map
The study of the earth and the physical and human features.
The imaginary line of latitude that encircles the middle of e…
A three-dimensional representation of earth.
A reference map that shows natural features (mountains, river…
geography
The study of the earth and the physical and human features.
equator
The imaginary line of latitude that encircles the middle of e…
Themes of Geography
Location
Absolute Location
Relative location
Place
A particular point or position
The exact place on Earth where a geographic feature is found.
Describes a place in relation to places located around it.
A particular position or point in space.
Location
A particular point or position
Absolute Location
The exact place on Earth where a geographic feature is found.
World Geography Final Chapter 8 Searson
The first Europeans to settle in North…
Where were most early colonial settlem…
What type of government did the United…
What did the early settlers call the g…
French
North America's east coast
Federal system
Great American Desert
The first Europeans to settle in North…
French
Where were most early colonial settlem…
North America's east coast
30 terms
AP Human Geography Unit One (Set #1)
Absolute Location
Absolute Distance
Cartogram
Cartography
A point on the earth's surface expressed by a coordinate syst…
The distance that can be measured with a standard unit of len…
A presentation of statistical data in geographical distributi…
The science or practice of drawing maps.
Absolute Location
A point on the earth's surface expressed by a coordinate syst…
Absolute Distance
The distance that can be measured with a standard unit of len…
8 terms
Europe in Transition
Europe is the _________________ contin…
__________is the combined name if the…
__________makes the climate of Europe…
The most important part of Europe's ge…
smallest
Eurasia
wind brings warm air
waterways
Europe is the _________________ contin…
smallest
__________is the combined name if the…
Eurasia
55 terms
APHG Models & Theories
Concentric Zone Model
Gravity Model
Vance, Hartshorn, & Muller
Latin American City Model
Burgess' concentric zone model is a description of the proces…
A fraction that predicts the interaction between places on th…
developed the Urban Realms Model, which is a spatial generali…
Griffin-Ford model. Developed by Ernst Griffin and Larry Ford…
Concentric Zone Model
Burgess' concentric zone model is a description of the proces…
Gravity Model
A fraction that predicts the interaction between places on th…
World geography
Human geopgraphy
Physical geography
Absolute location
Relative location
Study of interaction between human beings and their environme…
Branch of geography concerned with natural features and pheno…
A point on the earths surface express by coordinate system su…
The location of a place in relation to another place
Human geopgraphy
Study of interaction between human beings and their environme…
Physical geography
Branch of geography concerned with natural features and pheno…
60 terms
World Geograpghy Introduction/Europe
Eratosthenes
cartography
map projection
latitude
The head librarian at Alexandria during the third century B.C…
the science or practice of drawing maps
a projection of the globe onto a flat map using a grid of lin…
an imaginary line around the Earth parallel to the equator (h…
Eratosthenes
The head librarian at Alexandria during the third century B.C…
cartography
the science or practice of drawing maps
13 terms
World history semester 1: Greece
What impact did greeces geopgraphy hav…
Oligarchy
Aristocracy
Democracy
Greece and the mountains divided the land into a number of di…
Government ruled by a few powerful people
Highest class in certain societies
Ruled by the people
What impact did greeces geopgraphy hav…
Greece and the mountains divided the land into a number of di…
Oligarchy
Government ruled by a few powerful people
MENA--Geography
Cultural Hearth
Islamic Fundamentalism
Maghreb
region that witnesses many cultural innovations that subseque…
This aspect of Islam that advocates return to more traditiona…
("West Island) includes Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia, Atlas Moun…
Cultural Hearth
region that witnesses many cultural innovations that subseque…
Islamic Fundamentalism
This aspect of Islam that advocates return to more traditiona…
12 terms
World Geography Study List Amaya Banks
What are the 5 Themes of Geography?
What are the 4 Oceans?
What are the 7 Continents?
What Does TALDOGS stand for?
1. Location- Absolute Location where something is on earth, a…
Definition: Expanse of sea which the sea is divided... 1. Arctic…
Continents are a large land division on earth.... 1. Africa... 2. A…
T- Title- tells what a map is about... A- Author- a person who…
What are the 5 Themes of Geography?
1. Location- Absolute Location where something is on earth, a…
What are the 4 Oceans?
Definition: Expanse of sea which the sea is divided... 1. Arctic…
13 terms
AP HUG Ch. 2
Structuration
Superstructure
Infrastructure
Marxist
A social theory that human action is partly constrained by so…
A social theory that argues society has rules that humans can…
The hidden ideas and theories that help create the visible wo…
related to the work of 19th century Karl Marx and Friedrich E…
Structuration
A social theory that human action is partly constrained by so…
Superstructure
A social theory that argues society has rules that humans can…
25 terms
Chap 3 AP World
Gupta
Alexander the great
Himalayas
Aryans
Hinduism, higher powet for brahmans; NO LANGUAGE MADE but pro…
Conquered Persian empire attempted to combine Greek and Persi…
Northern India l, Aryan settlements small kingdoms or warrior…
Warlike nomads
Gupta
Hinduism, higher powet for brahmans; NO LANGUAGE MADE but pro…
Alexander the great
Conquered Persian empire attempted to combine Greek and Persi…
Economics/Worldviews
High Throughput Economy
Economic system
capitalism
socialism
increasing economic growth by increasing flow of matter and e…
method that a group of people use to chose which good and ser…
an economic system characterized by private or corporate owne…
any of various economic and political theories advocating col…
High Throughput Economy
increasing economic growth by increasing flow of matter and e…
Economic system
method that a group of people use to chose which good and ser…
Geography Unit 3 Quiz 1 study
North America is the _____________ con…
Name the Great Lakes:
What plain is completely located in Ca…
What landform was crossed by American…
third largest
Erie... Huron... Michigan... Ontario... Superior
Canadian Shield
Appalachian Mountains
North America is the _____________ con…
third largest
Name the Great Lakes:
Erie... Huron... Michigan... Ontario... Superior
36 terms
World Cultures Final
Role of religion
Globalization
Imperialism
Nationalism
Control population... structure in society... shared culture, belie…
Actions or processes that involve the entire world and result…
A policy in which a strong nation seeks to dominate other cou…
A strong feeling of pride in and devotion to one's country
Role of religion
Control population... structure in society... shared culture, belie…
Globalization
Actions or processes that involve the entire world and result…
40 terms
World History Chapter 2 Test Review
Egyptian civilzation survived for cent…
Egyptain engineers may bave used ramps…
Eyptians kept track of year by...
Scribs were valuable because they coul…
geography of the Nile Valley provided for and protection
build the pyriamids
counting the years of a pharoah's reign
read and write
Egyptian civilzation survived for cent…
geography of the Nile Valley provided for and protection
Egyptain engineers may bave used ramps…
build the pyriamids
World geography/chapter 1/review
Geography
perspective
landscape
cartography
the study of everything on earth
the way a person looks at something is called that person's__…
is the scenery of a place, including its physical, human, and…
the study of maps and mapmaking is known as
Geography
the study of everything on earth
perspective
the way a person looks at something is called that person's__…
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