Busy. Please wait.
or

Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
or

taken
show password

why

Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.

By signing up, I agree to StudyStack's Terms of Service and Privacy Policy.


Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the email address associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.

Remove ads
Don't know (0)
Know (0)
remaining cards (0)
Save
0:01
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
Retries:
restart all cards




share
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Location Vocaubulary

QuestionAnswer
Reference Map Shows location of geographic ares
Thematic Map Uses colors to show changes
GPS A radio system that uses satellite to tell a location
GIS Type of computer used to analyze, store, capture, and manage information
Distance Scale A scale on a map that shows the distance between objects, places, or things
Inset Map A map inside of a map
Legend Map key; explains shapes or colors
Latitude(parallels)
Longitude(meridians)
Equator Imaginary line dividing the Earth into north and south
Prime Meridian Runs through Greenwich
Northern Hemisphere Lies North of the equator
Southern Hemisphere Lies south of the equator
Eastern Hemisphere Half of the Earth, East of the Atlantic ocean
Western Hemisphere Half of the Earth crossing North and South
Continents The world's main expanses of land
Map Grid A framework of crisscrossed or parallel bars
Created by: 000017239