Vocabulary
Latitude and Longitude
Geography of Guyana
World Geography
Famous Geographers
100

The study of human activities and how it affects the earth

What is Human Geography

100

Latitude measures which directions

What is North to South

100
Climate of Guyana

What is Tropical Climate

100

Flows through Brazil's rainforest 

The Amazon 

100

Coined the term geography

Eratosthenes

200

Water within the surface of the earth

What is Groundwater

200

longitude measures what directions

What is East to West

200

Highest Point in Guyana

What is Mount Roraima

200

Smallest country 

Vatican City 

200

He called his hypothesis continental drift

Alfred Wegener

300

The cardinal compass point that is at 270 degrees

What is West

300

The imaginary line that runs across the center of the Earth

What is the Equator

300

The deepest river in Guyana

What is the Pomeroon River
300

Largest non-continental island

Greenland 

300

Introduced the theory of the geomorphic cycle 

William M. Davis 

400

Of or relating to or happening in a river

What is Fluvial

400

The imaginary line used to measure longitude

What is Prime Meridian 

400

Guyana's three main geographical zones.

what is the coastal plain, the white sand belt, and the interior highlands.

400

Deepest Point of the Ocean 

Marina's Trench 

400

Promoted the view that the physical environment determines human history and culture

Ellen Churchill Semple

500

An imaginary circle passing through two poles.

What is Meridian

500

The system used to determine latitude and longitude

What is grid system

500

The latitudinal Point Guyana sits between.

what is 1 and 9 N latitude

500

Five Oceans of the World 

Atlantic, Arctic, Antarctic(Southern), Indian, and Pacific

500

Created one of the most studied works of mapmaking; oversaw the creation of over 70 maps 

Al-Idrisi

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