OMS Geo Unit 1
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OMS Geo Unit 1
OMS Geography Roberts
Unit 1 Vocab Words
the Tropic of Cancer and the Tropic of Capricorn around the equator, where the climate is generally hot.
The area that uses the same clock time. Earth is divided into 24 standard zones.
Earth’s imaginary lines that run parallel to the equator and measure north and south
The total value of the goods and services produced by a country divided by its population. (Gross Domestic Product)
GDP Per Capita
Inaccurate shapes, sizes, distances and directions found on map projections
The area between the Arctic circle and the North Pole or between the Antarctic circle and the South Pole, where the climate is generally cold.
The condition in the atmosphere at any given time or place. For example: it is raining today
Experiences four seasons between the Arctic circle and Tropic of Cancer and Antarctic circle and Tropic of Capricorn.
The average age that a person in a given population can expect to live.
The precise point where a place is located on Earth
The pattern of weather over a long period of time
Where a place is located in relation to another place
Earth’s imaginary lines that run between the North and South poles that measure east and west
Percentage of people who can read and write in a given population.
The average number of people who live in a given area. Population / area.
A. Population density
C. what what
A. Population Density
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