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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 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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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 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…
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 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…
78 terms
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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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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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…
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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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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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
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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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World History Geography Exam
Canada
U.S.A.
Greenland
Mexico
Canada
U.S.A.
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Section 1 World History and Geography
Sheikh
Allah
Quran
Islam
a tribe leader who was chosen from one of the leading familie…
a supreme god that the Arabs recognized
the holy book of the religion Islam
monotheistic religion that emerged in the Arabian Peninsula d…
Sheikh
a tribe leader who was chosen from one of the leading familie…
Allah
a supreme god that the Arabs recognized
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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
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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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World History and Geography unit 1
Big Bang Theory
Plate Tectonics
Great Rift Valley
Astralopithecus
the universe started with a big explosion and universe equals…
there about 12 plates on the earth's surface that move. when…
a valley in eastern Africa where early human fossils are foun…
Latin for "southern ape" and it's an extinct early man who li…
Big Bang Theory
the universe started with a big explosion and universe equals…
Plate Tectonics
there about 12 plates on the earth's surface that move. when…
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Xander World Geography and History 1
absolute location
basin
bay
canyon
exact location of a place on the earth described by global co…
area of land drained by a given river and its branches; area…
part of a large body of water that extends into a shoreline,…
deep and narrow valley with steep walls
absolute location
exact location of a place on the earth described by global co…
basin
area of land drained by a given river and its branches; area…
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
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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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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…
9 terms
World History - Unit 1: Geography
Andes Mountains
Ural Mountains
Equator
Prime Meridian
Mountain range that runs along South America.
Separates Europe and Asia.
Line that marks 0 degrees latitude.
Line that marks 0 degrees longitude.
Andes Mountains
Mountain range that runs along South America.
Ural Mountains
Separates Europe and Asia.
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World History - Geography - Semester 1
Greece
Athens
Sparta
China
peninsula, no rivers, not much farmable land, rugged and rock…
nice weather, peninsula, not fertile, lots of water
Peloponnesus; large peninsula, Southern Greece
temperate climate, long rivers, fertile, Silk Road, Himalayas…
Greece
peninsula, no rivers, not much farmable land, rugged and rock…
Athens
nice weather, peninsula, not fertile, lots of water
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New World History and Geography Ch 1-18
History
Atacama Desert
Ottawa
Wampanoags
is the record of what happened to mankind
one of the driest regions in the world, found in South America
The capital of Canada
indians who joined the Pilgrims for the first Thanksgiving
History
is the record of what happened to mankind
Atacama Desert
one of the driest regions in the world, found in South America
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World History Geography Terms 1
absolute location
continent
elevation
Equator
exact location of a place on the earth described by global co…
one of the seven large landmasses on the earth
height of land above sea level
imaginary line that runs around the earth halfway between the…
absolute location
exact location of a place on the earth described by global co…
continent
one of the seven large landmasses on the earth
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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,…
15 terms
Geography/ History of the World Chapter 1
Geography
Absolute Location
Relative Location
Hemisphere
The study of the distribution and interaction of physical and…
The exact place on earth are a geographic feature is found
Describes a place in relation to other places round it
Each half of he globe
Geography
The study of the distribution and interaction of physical and…
Absolute Location
The exact place on earth are a geographic feature is found
26 terms
New World History and Geography Chapter 1
History
What makes up the new world
Migration
Bering strait
The record of what has happened to mankind
North and South America and islands rising up from the Caribb…
Movement of a group of people or animals from one part of the…
The narrow body of water that links the Arctic Ocean to the P…
History
The record of what has happened to mankind
What makes up the new world
North and South America and islands rising up from the Caribb…
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World History Geography terms 1
Island
Penninsula
Harbor
Sea
An area of land surrounded by water
A long piece of land surrounded by water on 3 sides
A sheltered part of a body of water deep enough to provide an…
A tract of water within an ocean, relatively large body of sa…
Island
An area of land surrounded by water
Penninsula
A long piece of land surrounded by water on 3 sides
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Unit 1 - World History and Geography
Geocentric
Heliocentric
Scientific Method
Nicolaus Copernicus
literally, earth-centered; a system of planetary motion that…
literally, sun-centered; the system of the universe proposed…
a systematic procedure for collecting and analyzing evidence…
Polish astronomer and mathematician; believed in a sun-center…
Geocentric
literally, earth-centered; a system of planetary motion that…
Heliocentric
literally, sun-centered; the system of the universe proposed…
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World History and Geography Semester 1
Neolithic Revolution
Cuneiform
Reincarnation (Hinduism)
Moksha
Beginning of systematic agriculture and permanent settlements
Early form of writing
Reincarnated until you reach Moksha; reborn as a person, anim…
State of perfect understanding of all things; perfect relatio…
Neolithic Revolution
Beginning of systematic agriculture and permanent settlements
Cuneiform
Early form of writing
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World history and geography chapter 1
Anthropology
Prehistory
Archaeologist
Fossils
The study of how human beings, behave, how they act together,…
The time before written records
Study human life in the past by examining the things that peo…
Hardened remains or imprints of living things that existed lo…
Anthropology
The study of how human beings, behave, how they act together,…
Prehistory
The time before written records
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New world history and geography test 1
What continent is the third largest?
What is the name of the area between t…
What is the highest peak in North Amer…
What is the smallest coldest ocean?
Answer
Answer
Answer
Answer
What continent is the third largest?
Answer
What is the name of the area between t…
Answer
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World History Geography Terms 1
absolute location
continent
elevation
Equator
exact location of a place on the earth described by global co…
one of the seven large landmasses on the earth
height of land above sea level
imaginary line that runs around the earth halfway between the…
absolute location
exact location of a place on the earth described by global co…
continent
one of the seven large landmasses on the earth
42 terms
Old World History and 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
25 terms
World History-Culture and Geography-World War 1
Militarism
Central Powers
Allies
Entente
The glorification of military and armed strength.
The alliance between Germany and Austria-Hungary.
The alliance between Great Britain, France, and Russia.
A treaty of "friendly understanding" between nations. Not as…
Militarism
The glorification of military and armed strength.
Central Powers
The alliance between Germany and Austria-Hungary.
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)
44 terms
Old World History and Geography
evolution
history
europe asia
australia
The false idea that man began as an animal
The written record of mankind
The two continents of the Old World that share the same land…
Continent of the Old World that is the smallest
evolution
The false idea that man began as an animal
history
The written record of mankind
48 terms
History & Geography: New World 1.1
history
geography
Learning about our planet's history an…
New World
the record of what has happened to mankind
the study of the earth, including all the continents, islands…
helps us to understand what is happening around us.
the contin ents and islands of the Western Hemisphere: North…
history
the record of what has happened to mankind
geography
the study of the earth, including all the continents, islands…
33 terms
World History/Geography - Period 1 Places to Know
Africa
Europe
Asia
North America
Africa
Europe
11 terms
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…
50 terms
New World History and Geography chapters 1-8
Nathan Hale
Declaration of Independence
Patrick Henry
George Washington
American patriot who said, "I only regret that I have but one…
Written document that is the plan for our government today, w…
Patriot who said, "Give me liberty or give me death!"
Father of Our Country, from Virginia, known as being brave an…
Nathan Hale
American patriot who said, "I only regret that I have but one…
Declaration of Independence
Written document that is the plan for our government today, w…
30 terms
world history WW1 geography
Belgian Congo
Angola
German East Africa
Nigeria
Belgium
Portugal
Germany
Great Britain
Belgian Congo
Belgium
Angola
Portugal
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
35 terms
Geography/World History Chapter 1
geography
absolute location
relative location
hemisphere
the study of the distribution and interaction of physical and…
the exact place on earth where a geographic feature is found
describe a place in relation to other places around it
each half of the globe
geography
the study of the distribution and interaction of physical and…
absolute location
the exact place on earth where a geographic feature is found
29 terms
Geography/World History Chapter 1
geography
absolute location
relative location
hemisphere
the study of the distribution and interaction of physical and…
the exact place on earth where a geographic feature is found
describe a place in relation to other places around it
each half of the globe
geography
the study of the distribution and interaction of physical and…
absolute location
the exact place on earth where a geographic feature is found
54 terms
New World History & Geography, chapters 1-8
History
Ottawa
Atacama Desert
Wampanoags
The record of what has happened to mankind
The capital of Canada
One of the driest regions in the world, found in South America
the Indians who joined the Pilgrims for the first Thanksgiving
History
The record of what has happened to mankind
Ottawa
The capital of Canada
27 terms
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
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