Type
Word Search
Description

standard
extra
prime
tricare
champus
champva
overseas
west
south
north

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

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

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

World Map Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

AFRICA
arctic ocean
Asia
atlantic ocean
Australia
Compass rose
east
equator
Europe
indian ocean
latitude
longitude
north
north america
pacific ocean
prime meridian
south
SOUTH AMERICA
west

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

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 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

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

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

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