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Must know Earth and Globe Vocabulary

QuestionAnswer
Rotation The earth’s movement around its axis- one is completed every 24 hours
Revolution The earth’s movement around the sun- one is completed every 365 and ¼ days
Latitude A series of horizontal lines used to measure the distance north and south of the equator
Longitude A series of vertical lines used to measure the distance east or west of the prime meridian
Equator Line that divides the earth into northern and southern hemispheres, 0 degrees latitude
Prime Meridian Line that divides the earth into eastern and western hemispheres, 0 degrees longitude
Time Zone Areas of the earth measured in segments of 15 degrees longitude and each of these areas represents a different hour of the day
Weather The typical temperature and precipitation for a place over the course of one day
Climate The typical temperature and precipitation for a place over the course of one year
Natural Vegetation The typical plant life that grows naturally in a climate zone
PrecipitationAny form of water that falls from the sky Any form of water that falls from the sky
Created by: arobinson