vocabulary 1.2, 1.3, and 1.4 Crossword
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is information that comes directly from a person who experienced an event.
is an object made by a human being, such as a tool or a weapon.
is information about an event that does not come from a person who experinced that event.
is an unfair preference for or dislike of something.
is the scientific study of ancient cultures through the examination of artifacts and other evidence.
is the study of human kind in all aspects, especially delevopement and culture.
is a community's cultral and historical background, passed down in spoken stories snd songs.
who people affect their physical surrondings.
location of a place relative to another place.
everything that exits in a particular enviroment.
a mix of human and non-human features at a given location.
area with at least one unifying physical or human feature such as a climate, landforms, population, or history.
describes places exact postion on earth in terms of longtitude and latitude, imaginary lines drawn around earth to help geographers describe places.

ANSWER KEY Crossword

ANSWER KEY  Crossword
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The maximum or minimum point of a quadratic function.
The line of symmetry that runs through the vertex; can be found algebraically: x=-b/(2a)
All the input values of a function.
All the output values of a function.
x = -b ± √(b² - 4ac)/2a
one of the possible outcomes of a probability experiment
a possible result of an experiment
a diagram that shows how two or more sets in a universal set are related
a collection or list of items
events such that the outcome of one event does not affect the probability of the outcome of another event
'sides and angles' that are images of each other will be equal if the two triangles are congruent.
Any number that can be written as a simple fraction, with a whole number numerator and denominator, such as terminating decimals, repeating decimals and integers.
A square with a whole number root.
An angle of exactly 90 degrees.
A triangle that contains a right angle.
Any number that cannot be written as a simple fraction, such as non-repeating, non-terminating decimals, square roots of non-perfect squares, pi.
The result of multiplying a number by itself
Greek philosopher, 570-495 BC. There is no evidence that Pythagoras himself worked on or proved the Pythagorean Theorem, which was used previously by Babylonians and Indians.
A mathematical symbol that indicates the extraction of the root of the square inside.
the statement that the values of two mathematical expressions are equal
a numerical or constant quantity placed before and multiplying the variable in an algebraic expression
solving a problem
value that,when multiplied by itself,gives the number
relationship between two numbers indicating how many times the first number contains the second
two ratios or fractions are equal
relationship between two numbers indicating how many times the first number contains the second
a single number or variable, or numbers and variables multiplied together
an unbroken part of a circle
an angle whose vertex is at the center of a circle

5 Themes of Geography Key Terms Crossword

5 Themes of Geography Key Terms Crossword
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Study of the human and nonhuman features of Earth.
North, South, East, and West
Directoins Northeast, Northwest, Southeast, and Southwest.
Distance north or south of the Equater.
Distance east or west of the Prime Meridian
Each half of the Earth; Northern, Southern, Eastern, Western hemispheres
A place's exact location on Earth.
Location of a place in relation to another place.
The mix of human and nonhuman features at a given location.
An area with atleast one unifying physical or human feature.
How people, goods, and ideas get from one place to another.
Height above sea level.
Map that shows physical, or natural features, such as mountains, rivers, and oceans
Map that shows political units, such as countries or cities.
Line of latitude at 0 degrees; imaginary line that divides the northern and southern hemispheres.
Line of longitude at o degrees; imaginary line that divides the eastern and western hemispheres

Core Concepts Crossword

Core Concepts Crossword
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people who study events in the past
is a line marked off with a series of events and dates
a list of events in order in which they occurred
is a length of time singled out because of a specific event or development that happened during that time
is the time before humans invented writing
is information that comes directly from a person who experinced an event
is an object made by a human being, such as a tool or weapon
is information about an event that does not come from a person who experienced an event
is an unfair prefrence for or dislike of something
is the scientific study of acient cultures through the examination of artifacts and other evidence
describes a place's exact position on Earth in terms of longitude and latitude
the location of a place relative to another place, is another way to describe location
referest the mix of human and nonhuman features at a given location
is an area with at least one unifying feature such as climate, landscape, population, and history

Natural Resources Crossword Puzzle

Natural Resources Crossword Puzzle
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Any material made naturally that is used by humans or living things.
A natural resource that can be used and replaced over a relatively short time.
A natural resource that cannot be replaced or that can be replaced only over thousands or millions of years.
Energy as solar, wind, or nuclear energy that can replace traditional fossil fuel sources, such as coal, oil, and natural gas.
Renewable energy derived from burning organic materials such as wood and alcohol.
Conservation method in which old materials are processed to make new ones.
Nonrenewable energy resource, such as oil and coal, formed over millions of years from the remains of dead plants and other organisms.
Inexhaustible energy resource that used hot magma or hot, dry rocks from below Earth's surface to generate electricity.
Electricity produced by water-power using large dams in a river.
Alternative energy source that is based on atomic fission.
Energy from the Sun that is clean, inexhaustible, and can be transformed into electricity by solar cells.
Careful use of resources to reduce damage to the environment though such methods as composting and recycling materials.
A resource that remains in constant supply and will not run out.
Fossil fuel formed from marine organisms that is often found in tilted or folded rock layers and is used for cooking and heating.

Archaeology Crossword

Archaeology Crossword
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The scientific study of past human cultures by analyzing things people have left behind.
Scientists who study past human cultures by analyzing what people have left behind.
An object made and used by people who lived long ago; the objects(items) show a certain time period and culture of the people who used them.
A set of learned beliefs, values, and behaviors that show a way of life shared by members of a society.
The systematic digging and recording of a site; also known as a "dig".
A small excavation unit dug to test the ground to look for other interesting buried artifacts.
A general term for stone points that were crafted into darts, spears, or arrows; often erroneously termed "arrowheads".
Many layers or levels of earth in an archaeological site
The layering of deposits in archaeological sites. Cultural remains become buried over time, forming strata or layers.
Network of uniformly spaced squares that divides a site into units; used to measure and record items found during an excavation or "dig".
Place where people once lived and objects remain or artifacts were left behind.
An area used for garbage or trash disposal.
The process of making a sharp blade by knocking off flakes around the edges of one rock by using another rock.
A small tool used for digging and excavating with the purpose of scraping off only the tiniest layer of dirt at a time.
Method of shaking the collected dirt through a screen to find tiny artifacts or midden.
Permanent places within a site like artifacts, these places are something made by people, but is also a place, such as roads, buildings, swimming pools, cemetaries, hearth, etc.

Unit 1-Geography:its nature & perspectives Crossword

Unit 1-Geography:its nature & perspectives Crossword
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a specific point on Earth distinguished by a par- ticular characteristic.
is an area of Earth distinguished by a distinctive combination of cultural and physical features.
the relationship between the portion of Earth being studied and Earth as a whole.
the relationship between the portion of Earth being studied and Earth as a whole.
relationships among people and objects across the barrier of space.
The scientific method of transfer- ring locations on Earth’s surface to a flat map
system that accurately determines the precise position of something on Earth
divided much of the country into a system of townships and ranges to facilitate the sale of land to settlers in the West.
a square 6 miles on each side.
the north–south lines separating townships
the east-west lines seperating townships
numbered in a consistent order, from 1 in the northeast to 36 in the south- east.
acquisition of data about Earth’s surface from a satellite orbiting Earth or from other long-distance methods
computer system that can capture, store, query, analyze, and display geographic data
computer system that can capture, store, query, analyze, and display geographic data
name given to a place on earth
The second way that geographers describe the location of a place
the location of a place relative to other places.
a circle drawn around the globe parallel to the equator and at right angles to the meridians.
The numbering system to indicate the location of a parallel
is an arc drawn between the North and South poles.
poles. The location of each meridian is identified on Earth’s surface according to a numbering system
The meridian that passes through the Royal Observatory at Greenwich, England, is 0° longitude,
contemporary cultural landscape approach in geography
A region derives its unified character through
an area within which everyone shares in common one or more distinctive characteristics.
also known as Universal Time
you move the clock back 24 hours, or one entire day,also follows 180 longitude
an area organized around a node or focal point.
is a place that people believe exists as part of their cultural identity.
The geographic study of human–environment relationships
the physical environment caused social development,
physical environment may limit some human actions, but people have the ability to adjust to their environment.
a piece of land that is created by drain- ing water from an area.
a force or process that involves the entire world
conducts research, operates factories, and sells products
The frequency with which something occurs in space
making of maps
The arrangement of a feature in space
The extent of a feature’s spread over space is
the third property of distribution
the reduction in the time it takes for something to reach another place.
trailing- off phenomenon
The spread of an idea through physical movement of people from one place to another
The spread of a feature from oneplace to another in a snowballing process
the spread of an idea from persons or nodes of authority or power to other persons or places.
the process by which a characteristic spreads across space from one place to another over time.
the process by which a characteristic spreads across space from one place to another over time.
the spread of an underlying principle, even though a characteristic itself apparently fails to diffuse.
The increasing gap in eco- nomic conditions between regions in the core and periphery that results from the globalization of the economy

World Geography Crossword

World Geography Crossword
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The exact latitude and longitude at which a place is found
High flat plains where the Andes are widest
Located in south Ameria and drains the Amazon Basins
Mountain range running along the western edge of South America, world's longest mountain range
Latin American forces were led across the Andes to win independence for Chile and Peru
Dense continuous layer of leaves
The Atacama desert is one of the ______ places in the world
A community of plants and animals that depends upon one another and heir surrounding
An ____ is a place where a tide meets a river current
Caused by hot weather and lack of rain making grass and wood dry
A _____ is a cowhand that rid the pampas herding livestock
The pampas consist primarily of ______
Cultural geography, studies human activities and their relationship to the environment
Provided by navigable rivers
Made up by oceans rivers lakes and other bodies of water
Led by Miguel Hidalgo
Important waterway that cuts through the isthmus of Panama
Focuses on the study of earth's physical features
Occurs when large masses of rock are broken down into smaller pieces
Lies between sea level and 2,500 feet
Potatoes and barley grow at these elevations
He southernmost latitude to receive the sun's direct rays
The Mato Grosso plateau is part of the ____ of South America
A plateau formed from Hills and lower flatland in Argentina
Mountain range that many of the Caribbean islands are part of
Where plates have collided for millions of years
Parallel mountain ranges
Haiti won its independence from France
Describe a lace's location in relation to another place
a common phrase said at the end of a story

Culture Vocabulary Crossword

Culture Vocabulary Crossword
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A day set aside for remembering a person, an idea, or an event.
A natural or human feature that marks a location.
A monument built to honor or remember a person, an idea, or an event.
A custom that is passed on to others
Having many different cultures
A group of people who have the same language, culture, and way of life.
Meaning different.
A way of doing something.
The number of people living in an area of a certain size, such as 1 square mile.
To move.
The unfair feeling of hate or dislike for people of a certain group, race, or religion.
A chance to have a better way of life.

Geography Unit 1 Crossword

Geography Unit 1 Crossword
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Imaginary Line that runs North and South, but measures East and West
Imaginary line that runs East and West, but measures North and South
The exact position of a place on the earth's surface.
A location of a place in relation to another place. (New Jersey is south of New York).
What is it like there? Can be expressed by its Physical and Human Characteristics.
Areas of the earth with shared characteristics, such as physical, human, or cultural.
The ways and reasons people, products, & ideas move from one place to another.
The changes people make in their environment both for positive and negative.
An imaginary circle around the middle of the earth, located at 0 degrees latitude.
The line that is located at 0° longitude.
90 degrees South of the Equator
90 degrees North of the Equator
The line that tells the subject of the map.
Explains the lines, symbols, and colors used on a map.
Compares a distance on a map with a distance in the real world.
A graphic/symbol on a map showing cardinal and intermediate directions.
The natural characteristic of the earth's surface (river, mountain, lake, forest).
Theme that tells where something is. (Relative or Absolute)
The study of the earth in all its variety.
The way of life of a group of people who share similar beliefs and customs.

Parts of Speech Crossword Puzzle

Parts of Speech Crossword Puzzle
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What kind of word describes verbs, adjectives and adverbs?
What kind of word takes the place of a noun?
The 3 adjectives that refer to one specific thing is an _______.
A person, place, thing, or idea.
A word or phrase that expresses strong emotion.
A connecting word that shows location, time, or movement.
A word that describes a noun or pronoun.
A word that shows action or state of being.
A word used to connect 2 words, phrases or clauses.
A noun. Antonym of ugly.
One of the 3 articles
An adverb.
An interjection.
A preposition.
An adjective describing a chihuahua.
A past tense state of being verb.
An action verb.
A plural pronoun.
A conjunction.