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Flashcards - Geography Literacy

Flashcards - Geography Literacy
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regions
In geography, regions are areas broadly divided by physical characteristics , human impact characteristics , and the interaction of humanity and the environment
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absolute location
The terms location and place in geography are used to identify a point or an area on the Earth's surface or elsewhere
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scale
Weighing scales are devices to measure weight or calculate mass
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Distance
Distance is a numerical description of how far apart objects are
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Geography
Geography is a field of science devoted to the study of the lands, the features, the inhabitants, and the phenomena of Earth
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Geography
Geography is a field of science devoted to the study of the lands, the features, the inhabitants, and the phenomena of Earth
Distance
Distance is a numerical description of how far apart objects are
scale
Weighing scales are devices to measure weight or calculate mass
absolute location
The terms location and place in geography are used to identify a point or an area on the Earth's surface or elsewhere
regions
In geography, regions are areas broadly divided by physical characteristics , human impact characteristics , and the interaction of humanity and the environment
Behavioral geography
Behavioral geography is an approach to human geography that examines human behavior using a disaggregate approach
stimulus
In physiology, a stimulus is a detectable change in the internal or external environment
meteorology
Meteorology is the interdisciplinary scientific study of the atmosphere
oceanography
Oceanography , also known as oceanology, is the branch of Geography that studies the ocean
population density
Population density is a measurement of population per unit area or unit volume; it is a quantity of type number density

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