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What is the meaning of latitude? Lines that run east and west around earth.
What is the global grid? Its is the latitude and longitude form a pattern of crossed lines
What is the meaning of longitude? It is lines that run north and south of earth
Merdian is another word for what? It is another word for longitude
Parallel is another word for what? It is another word for Latitude
What is another word for tropical zone? Torrid Zone
What is another word for Frigid zone? Polar regions
What is the difference of the north pole and the south pole? The difference is that the north pole lays north of the earth and the south pole lays on the west.
What is Earth's axis? It is an imaginary line between the North and South pole
Were in the earth is tropical cancer located at? It is about latitude 23 degrees N
Were in earth is tropic of cancer located at? IT is about 23 degrees S latitude
This latitude is called the ____________ from the southern hemisphere and is S of 66.5 latitude? Arctic circle
What are the parts between the artic circle and tropic of cancer and antartic and tropic of cancer called? Temperate zone
What is the name of the line of latitude that lays on the N hemisphere? Antarctic circle
What is the prime meridian is ___ degrees longitude ? It is 0 degrees longitude
What is the system that a community uses to produce and distribute goods and services? Economy
What is a complex society that has cities,a well -organized government , and workers with specialized job skills? Civilization
What is a supply of something that can be used as needed? Resource
What is or a set of shared beliefs about supernatural powers that created and ruled the world? Religion
What are groups of people that occupy different ranks or levels in society? Social classes
What is a religion of the Middle East that stretches in a large , crescent-shaped curve from the Persian Gulf to the Mediterranean Sea? Fertile Crescent
What is a trading system in which people exchange goods directly without using money? Barter
What is a wide, flat plain in present day Iraq? Mesopotamia
What is the belief in more than one god? Polytheism
What is a or supply water to, their crops? Irrigate
What is a temple were pyramid shaped brick towers were known as? Ziggurat
What is an independent state that includes a city and its surrounding territory? City-state
What is a system of writing that uses triangular-shaped symbols to stand for things? Cunieform
What is a state containing several countries or territories? Empire
What is and independent state that works with other states to achieve a shared military or political goal? Ally
What is an idea or way of doing things that is common in a certain culture? Cultural trait
What is a set of laws that governed life in the Babylonian Empire? Hammurabi's code
What is or the idea that all members of a society-even the rich and powerful-must obey the law? Rule of law
What is or soldiers who fight while riding horses? Cavalry
What is a permanent army of professional soldiers ? Standing army
What is a payment made to show loyalty to a stronger power? Tribute
What is money that is used as a medium of exchange, usually bills or coins? Currency
What is a carved stone slab or pillar that stands on end? Stele
What is a good or service sold within a country that is produced in another country? Import
What is a good or services produced within a country and sold outside the country's borders? Export
What is or the art of steering a ship from place to place? Navigation
What is an area ruled by a distant country? Colony
What is the spreading of cultural traits from one region to another? Cultural diffusion
What is a small set of letters or symbols, each of which stands for a single sound? Alphabet
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