Geography Terms
Parts of a Map
Physical vs. Human Geo
History Terms
Studying History
100

What is the pattern of weather conditions in a certain area over a long period of time?

CLIMATE

100

Usually it's the first thing you should look at when studying a map

TITLE

100

Physical or Human? Mountains and climate

PHYSICAL GEOGRAPHY

100

What is something that is VERY OLD?

ANCIENT

100

Primary or secondary source? Our textbook on Ancient History

SECONDARY SOURCE

200

What are the natural features of the land's surface?

landforms

200

Shows symbols, resources, land use, climate and more

KEY OR LEGEND

200

Physical or Human? People get food and build homes.

HUMAN GEOGRAPHY

200

What is the knowledge, beliefs, customs, and values of a group of people?

CULTURE

200

Primary or secondary source? A photograph that was taken during World War II

PRIMARY SOURCE

300

What are all living and nonliving things in an area?

ENVIRONMENT

300

Shows which way is north, east, south, and west

COMPASS ROSE

300

Physical or Human? People work and practice religion

HUMAN GEOGRAPHY

300

What is a part or imprint of something that was once alive?

FOSSIL

300

Primary or secondary source? Mrs. Ujita teaching a lesson about ancient Egypt

SECONDARY SOURCE

400

What are materials found in the earth that people need and value?

RESOURCES

400

Mapmakers use this to represent distances between points on a map in miles and kilometers

SCALE

400

Physical or Human? Weather and climate

PHYSICAL GEOGRAPHY

400

What is an account of an event created by someone who took part in or witnessed the event?

PRIMARY SOURCE

400

Fossils or artifacts? Bones found in the earth

FOSSIL

500

What is an area with a feature that makes it different?

region

500

Shows where in the world the area on the map is located

LOCATOR MAP

500

Physical or Human? People who live near rivers learned to make fish hooks and boats

HUMAN GEOGRAPHY

500

What is information gathered by someone who did not take part in or witness an event?

SECONDARY SOURCE

500

Fossils or artifacts? Coins, tools, toys

ARTIFACTS

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