Busy. Please wait.

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 

Username is available taken
show password


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.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Don't know
remaining cards
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:
restart all cards
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

1.1 geography basics


what are the five basics that revolve geography location, place, region, movement, and human environment interaction
where a place is in relation to another place relative location
specific place on earth's surface using longitude an latitude absolute location
is a mixture of human and non human features of a given location place
is an area with a least one unifying physical or human features such as climate, landforms, culture, or history region
is how and why people, goods, and ideas move form on place to another movement
consider how people, their environment, their natural surroundings and how there environment effects them human economic interaction
model of earth with the same round shape as earth itself globe
geographers use photo maps, most photo's are aerial coming form satellite maps photographs
computer based on systems that stores and uses info linked to geographic locations geographic information system
net work of over 24 million satellites used to pin point locations with great accuracy these satellites orbit earth twice a day gps
maps sores in a computer or other digital equipment digital maps
mercator makes areas near the poles look bigger then they are map projections
shows nearly correct sizes of all areas robinson
Created by: KassieCarville