Type
Crossword
Description

90 degrees clockwise of North East
90 degrees clockwise of East South
90 degrees clockwise of South West
90 degrees clockwise of West North
45 degrees clockwise of North North East
45 degrees clockwise of South South West
45 degrees clockwise of East South East
45 degrees clockwise of West South West
180 degrees clockwise of North South
360 degrees clockwise of North North

Latitude and Longitude Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

______ separate latitude and longitude lines Miles
We use latitude and longitude lines on ______ Maps
There are ______ latitude and longitude lines called degrees 360
Global Positioning System GPS
Located at 90 degrees South South Pole
Located at 90 degrees North North Pole
A general (not exact) location Relative Location
A specific location Absolute Location
Lines of Latitude and Longitude are ____________ Invisible
There are ____ lines to the East and West coast of the prime meridian 180

Geography Unit 1 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

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

Geography Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Description of the formations of the earth, mountains, valleys, rivers, and lakes Physical Geography
Description of the boundaries of states & regions, the location of cities & towns, and other aspects of human society that have to do with geography Political Geograhpy
A map that shows a specific topic theme or spacial distribution of an activity Thematic Map
Imaginary lines that run east to west around the globe and measure distance north and south of the equator Latitude
Imaginary lines that run north to south around the globe and measure distance east and west of the prime meridian Longitude
The exact position of a place on earth often stated in latitude and longitude Absolute Location
A location of a place in relation to another place Relative Location
The imaginary circle around the earth, halfway between the north and south poles. Equator
It points which way is north, south, east, west, and some intermediate directions on the map. Compass Rose
A small table accompanying the map that explains the symbols that are used on the map. Legend
The ratio between the distance between two points found on the map as compared to the actual distance between these points in the real world. Map-Scale
The line that passes through Greenwich, England. (0 degrees longitude) Prime Meridian

Latitude and Longitude Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

number of degrees in the northern hemisphere ninety
0 degrees latitude is the _________ equator
lines that run east and west but measure north and south latitude
Another name for line of latitude parallels
Another name for line of longitude meridians
lines that run from north to south but measure east and west longitude
latitude and longitude together are the ________ of a place coordinates
Using latitude and longitude together gives us an _________ __________on the earth exact location
0 degrees longitude in the _________ ____________ prime meridian
number of degrees in the western hemisphere one hundred eighty
total number of degrees of longitude on the earth three hundred sixty
Total number of degrees of latitude on the earth one hundred eighty
half of the earth hemisphere
latitude and longitude is measured in _________ degrees

Basic Geometric Terms Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

An angle that measrues 180 degrees. straight
A line that goes up and down vertical
A straight path that has a beginning but not ending. ray
A math tool used for measuring or drawing angles. protractor
The middle point. midpoint
Two rays that have a common end point angle
An angle that measures more than 180 degrees but less than 360. reflex
Two lines that form right angles where they intersect. perpendicular
A straigh path that has a beginning and an ending. segment
An angle that measures more than zero degrees but less than 90. acute
where lines cross over a common point. intersection
Two angles that are next to each other. adjacent
A line that goes from side-to-side. horizontal
Something that has an end. finite
Angles that are opposite each other when two lines intersect. vertical
Two angles whose sum is 180 degrees. supplementary
Two angles whose sum is 90 degrees. complementary
Two lines that never cross or touch. parallel
Never ending. infinite
An angle that measures more than 90 degrees but less than 180. obtuse
As traigh path that goes on infinitely in either direction. line
A point where two angles begin or meet. vertex
When a figure is folded in half and the two halves match perfectly. symmetry
An angle that is 1/4 of a circle. right
A unit used to measure an angle. degree

Geography Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

An imaginary line that circle Earth parallel to the Equator Latitude
An imaginary line that runs north to south but measures distance east and west of the Prime Meridian Longitude
The reference point from which east and west longitude lines are measured at 0 degrees Prime Meridian
The unit of measurement to determine absolute location Degree
The lines of latitude Parallels
The lines of longitude Meridian
Half the Earth (northern, southern, eastern, western) Hemisphere
A round model of the Earth that shows the continents and the oceans in their true shapes Globe
The study of the Earth Geography
North, East, South or West Cardinal Directions
A representation of the Earth's rounded surface on a piece of paper Projection
The exact position on the Earth Absolute Location

Map Skills Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Map Key
Compass Rose
Cardinal Directions
Continent
East
Globe
Intermediate Directions
Latitude
Longitude
Map
North
Northeast
Northwest
Ocean
South
Southeast
Southwest
West

Map Skills Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

north,south,east,west cardinal
half of the globe hemisphere
imaginary lines on the earth that run north and south longitude
A tool used to locate directions compass rose
relationship between the size on the map and the actual size scale
a map key legend
northeast,southeast,northwest,southwest intermediate
7 landforms continents
natural formation of rock and dirt landform
a huge body of salt water ocean
divides the north and south of the earth equator
imaginary lines that run east and west latitude

Latitude and Longitude Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Parallels
West
East
South
North
Coordinate
Distance
Measure
Degrees
Location
Continents
Earth
Prime Meridian
Equator
Longitude
Latitude

Geometry Terms Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

branch of mathematics that deals with points, lines, planes, and solids and examines their properties geometry
has no size, length, width, or height. represented by a dot and named by a capital letter point
set of all points space
points that lie on the same line collinear points
points that lie on the same plane coplaner points
line that consists of two points and all points between them segment
the part of a line that contains an endpoint and all other points extending in the other direction ray
things measuring to the same size or length congruent
a point that divides a segment into two congruent parts midpoint
angle whose measure is between 0 and 90 degrees acute angle
an angle that measures 90 degrees right angle
an angle whose measure is greater than 90 but less than 180 degrees obtuse angle
an angle whose measure is 180 degrees straight angle
triangle with no sides congruent scalene
triangle that has a right angle included right triangle
two angles whose sum is 90 degrees complementary
two angles whose measures sum up to 180 degrees supplementary
line that intersects a circle in two points secant
segment that connects two ponts on a circle chord
comparison of two numbers by divison ratio
congruent polygons lying in parallel planes bases
equation that sates two ratios are equal proportion
parellelogram with consecutive sides congruent rhombus
four sided figure with all sides congruent square
a line segment with two points on a cirlce that passes through the center diameter