Type
Word Search
Description

border
boundary
capital city
coastline
compass
continent
equator
hemisphere
landlocked
map
north
physical
plateau
political
south
sphere

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

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

5 Themes of Geography Key Terms Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

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

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

MAP SKILLS Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A county directly to our north Union
The capital of NJ Trenton
The southern most tip of NJ CapeMay
Our township, includes Kendall Park, Monmouth Junction, Dayton, Kingston, and sometimes Princeton Southbrunswick
The county that South Brunswick is in Middlesex
A type of precipitation rain
The ocean that borders NJ to the east Atlantic
A map that shows the weather Climate
A map that shows what items are made and sold Product
A book of maps Atlas
A map that shows mountains and lakes Physical
A map that shows state boundaries Political
A map that shows how you can get somewhere by car Road

Map Terminology Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A circle showing the principal directions printed on a map or chart Compass Rose
Is included with a map to unlock information needed for the map to make sense. Key
Refers to the relationship between distance on the map and distance on the ground Map Scale
Used to represent real objects like mountains Map Symbol
The four main points on a compass Cardinal Directions
The directions on the compass between the cardinal points. Intermidiate Directions
Often included a lot of landforms like desert,mountain,and plains. Physical Map
Representation of an area of land or sea showing cities and roads. Map
Often show countries ,states,counties,and bodies of waters Political Map
The Earth Globe
A half of Earth ussually divided into northern and southern half. Hemisphere
Is half of earth that is north of the equator. Northern Hemisphere
The half of Earth south of the equator. Southern Hemisphere
A half of earth west of the prime meridian Western Hemisphere
A half of earth east of the prime meridian. Eastern Hemisphere
A imaginary line that is between the southern hemisphere and northern hemisphere Equator
The Earth zero of longitude Prime Meridian
The angular distance of a place northor south of the equator Latitude
The angular distance of a place east or west of the prime meridian Longitude
Te height of an object in relation to sea level or ground level Altitude

6th Grade Geography Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

continent
country
south america
north america
west
east
south
north
polar
world
globe
size
shape
navigating
equator
longitude
latitude
projections
map
reference map
thematic map
geography
biosphere
atmosphere

Map Skills Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

northwest
southwest
southeast
northeast
west
east
south
north
compass rose
globe
greenwich england
prime meridian
equator
longitude
latitude
africa
europe
australia
antarctica
asia
north america
south america
continent
atlantic
arctic
indian
southern
pacific
ocean

Maps and Globes Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A drawing of a place that contains information about the features of the area. map
A 3-D model of the Earth. globe
Where a specific place on Earth can be found. location
A solid figure that has the shape of a ball. sphere
Half of a sphere. Hemisphere
The geographic point on Earth which is the farthest north. NorthPole
The geographic point on Earth that is the farthest south. Southpole
The half of Earth that is located north of the equator. Northernhemisphere
The half of Earth that is located south of the equator. southernhemisphere
The half of Earth that is located east of the prime meridian. easternhemisphere
The half of Earth that is located west of the prime meridian. westernhemisphere
An imaginary line that circles the Earth halfway between the North and South Poles. It divides the Earth into the Northern and Southern Hemispheres. equator
An imaginary line that circles the Earth from pole to pole. It divides the Earth into the Eartern and Western Hemispheres. primemeridian
Imiginary lines on a map or globe that run from north to south. These lines can tell you how far east or west a place is located from the prime meridian. linesoflongitude
Imaginary lines on a map or globe that run from east to west. These lines can tell you how far north or south a place is located from the equator. linesoflatitude

Georgia Geography Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

the smallest region in georgia plateau
the region located between the plateau amd blue ridge ridge and valley
the region beside ridge and valley blue ridge
the secomd biggest region in georgia piedmont
biggest region in georgia coastal plain
the hemisphere above the equator in which georgia is located northern hemisphere
the other hemisphere georgia is located in western hemisphere
the continent georgia is located on north america
the part of the U.S georgia is located in southeastern
georgia current capital city Atlanta
the river that borders Alabama and Georgia Chattahoochee river
a geological boundry that runs northeast across georgia from columbus to Augusta fall line
the swamp located in the south parts of georgia Okefenokee swamp
the river that borders georgia and south carolina Savannah river
georgia past capital city milledgville