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What are lines of latitude? Lines of latitude run east and west around the earth.
What are lines latitude also called? Lines of latitude are also called parallels.
What is lines of longitude? Lines of longitude run north and south around the earth
What is meridians? Meridians is the prime meridian is 0 percent.
What is global grid? Global grid allows and location on earth to be identified by an exact or nearly exact location.
What is tropic of cancer? Tropic of cancer in the Northern hemisphere, at about latitude 23 N.
What is tropic of Capricorn? Tropic of Capricorn is latitude 23 south .
What is tropical zone? Tropical zone is that the latitude marks the place farthest south at which the sun shines.
What is another word for torrid zone? Torrid zone is another word.
What is arctic circle? Arctic circle is the north of 66.5 North.
What is antarctic circle? Antarctic circle is 66.5 south.
What is temperate zone? Temperate zone is the parts of earth between the arctic circle and the tropic of cancer.
What is frigid zone? Frigid zone is the zones of north of the arctic circle and south of the antarctic circle.
What is polar region? Polar region is the same thing as frigid zone .
What is axis ? Axis is earths axis is an imaginary line between the noth pole and south pole.
What is economy? Economy is the system that a community uses to produce and distribute goods and service.
What is civilization? Civilization is a complex society that has cities , a well- organized government.
What is resource ? Resource is a supply of something that can be used as needed.
What is religion? Religion is a third common feature of a civilization was established.
What is social class? Social class are groups of people that occupy different ranks or levels in society.
What is fertile crescent? Fertile crescent is a region of the middle east that stretches in a large ,crescent-shaped .
What is barter? Barter is a trading system in which people exchange goods directly without using money.
What is Mesopotamia? Mesopotamia is that the fertile crescent includes Mesopotamia a wide flat plain in the present-day .
What is polytheism? polytheism is that in the ancient time most people the Sumerians practiced polytheism .
What is irrigate? irrigate the Sumerians used technology to irrigate, or supply water to, their crops.
What is ziggurat ? ziggurat the larger cities ,temples were pyramid -shape brick towers known as ziggurats
What is city-state City-state is an independent state that includes a city and its surrounding territory
What is empire ? Empire is a state containing several countries or territories.
What is Ally ? Ally is an independent state that works with other states to achieve a shared a militarily or political goal.
What is cultural trait ? cultural trait is a idea or way of doing something that is common in a certain culture .
What is Hammurabi's code? Hammurabi's code is a set of laws that governed life in the Babylonian empire .
What is rule of law? Rule of law of the idea that all members of a society -even the rich and powerful must obey the law.
What is cavalry ? Cavalry is Soldiers who fought while riding horses .
What is standing army? Standing army is a permanent army of professional soldiers.
What is tribute? Tribute is a payment made to show loyalty to a stronger powers.
What is currency? Currency is money that is used as a medium of exchange , usually bills or coins.
What is stele? stele is a carved stone slab or pillar that stands that on end.
What is import? Import is a good or service sold within a country that is produced in another country.
What is export? Export is is a good service produced within country and sold outside the country's borders .
What is Navigation? Navigation or the part of steering a ship from place to place.
What is colony ? Colony is an area ruled by a distant country.
What cultural diffusion? cultural diffusion is the spreading of cultural traits from on religion to another.
What is alphabet? Alphabet is a small set of letters or symbols , each of which stands for a single sound
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