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Chapter 1 vocabulary

Atlas Book of maps
Elevation Height above sea level
Geography Study of the earth (land and people)
Artic Circle Latitude line 66 1/2 degrees north
Antartic Circle Latitude line 66 1/2 degrees south
Longitude Meridians tha run north/south on a map or globe
Thematic map Map that shows specific into like climate or population
Scale bar Measure distance on a map
Cardinal directions North, south, east, west
Map scale The relationship between distance between two places on a map
Hemisphere A half of earth
Equator The main line of latitude
Circle graph Pie-shaped graph shows whole divided
Globe A ball shaped model of the earth
Population density Average number of people per square mile
Bar graph A graph that compares information
Grid system When latitude/longitude lines cross each other
Climograph Shows climate patterns in a place
Pictograph Makes comparison usin pictures
Relative location How far in what direction to another
Chart A graphic way of presenting info in organize way
Political map A map showing people -made boundaries
Physical map A map show elevation
Map key A guide that shows what color and symbols means on the map
Cliamte Average weather of an area
Absolute location The exact position on earth
Compass rose Small symbol that shows direction on a map
Latitiude Parallel line that runs east and west on a map
Created by: anthony19