Geography Terminology

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  • 1. 
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      The topographical features of a region, usually of the earth, sometimes of the planets.

    • B. 

      Is the way a microwave works.

  • 2. 
    • A. 

      Is when a computer dies.

    • B. 

      The branch of geography concerned with natural features and phenomena of the earth's surface, as landforms, drainage features, climates, soils, and vegetation.

  • 3. 
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      Is how to study for a test.

    • B. 

      The study of the impact of human culture on the landscape.

  • 4. 
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      The production of maps, including construction of projections, design, compilation, drafting, and reproduction.

    • B. 

      Is when a monkey eats a banana.

  • 5. 
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      Is how to get dressed in the morning.

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      A computer application used to store, view, and analyze geographical information, especially maps.

  • 6. 
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      The grid plan, grid street plan or gridiron plan is a type of city plan in which streets run at right angles to each other

    • B. 

      Is when you get a question wrong.

  • 7. 
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      Is when your pet rabbit barks at you.

    • B. 

      The angular distance north or south from the equator of a point on the earth's surface, measured on the meridian of the point.

  • 8. 
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      Is when you spray hairspray in your mouth.

    • B. 

      Angular distance east or west on the earth's surface, measured by the angle contained between the meridian of a particular place and some prime meridian, as that of Greenwich, England, and expressed either in degrees or by some corresponding difference in time.

  • 9. 
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      Is a way of describing the position of an object or place, perhaps (but not limited to) on the surface of the earth.

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      Is when you put your pants on backwards

  • 10. 
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      Is when bubblegum gets stuck in your hair.

    • B. 

      A position described solely with reference to another location

  • 11. 
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      An extensive, continuous part of a surface, space, or body: a region of the earth.

    • B. 

      Is when your mom yells at you because your in trouble.