WorldGeoReview

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  1. What is culture?
    A way of life.
  2. What is a difference between a country and a nation?
    There is no difference.
  3. What 3 countries make up North America?
    Mexico, USA, and Canada.
  4. Name the 5 Great Lakes
    • Huron
    • Ontario
    • Michigan
    • Erie
    • Superior
    • H.O.M.E.S!!!
  5. Political Map (meaning and example)
    • A map that shows clear boundaries.
    • Such as: A map of the United States
  6. Physical Map (meaning and example)
    • Map that shows things you can touch or see.
    • Such as: a map of mountains and rivers
  7. Thematic Map (meaning and example)
    • Map that shows subjects or themes.
    • Such as: A map of the population, a map of the weather, etc.
  8. Name the 7 continents and four oceans. Be able to identify on a map.
    • North America
    • South America
    • Africa
    • Asia
    • Europe
    • Antarctica
    • Pacific Ocean
    • Atlantic Ocean
    • Indian Ocean
    • Arctic Ocean
  9. What Ocean touches the east coast of the USA?
    West coast?
    • East- Atlantic
    • West- Pacific
  10. Region (meaning)
    Areas that are similar
  11. Physical region (meaning)
    Defined by physical characteristics such as mountains.
  12. Cultural Region (meaning and example)
    • Region of a culture
    • Such as: Latin America
  13. Perceptual region (meaning and example)
    • The way you see something.
    • Such as: the south, the yankees, the midwest, etc.
  14. Name the "three legends of death" (Dia de los Muertos)
    • Physical
    • Sight
    • Definitive

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