CHAPTER 1 VOCABULARY. DAY 1. geography trend climate environment populated desalination hydrologist. GEOGRAPHY. The study of the earth, its physical features, and its people. TREND. A general movement toward change over the course of time.
The study of the earth, its physical features, and its people
A general movement toward change over the course of time
In the early 1900’s a trend began of rural people moving from the farm to the city to find work.
the expected weather conditions over the course of time
WARM & WINDY
SUNNY & HOT
COLD & SNOWY
the external surroundings and conditions in which something exists
a long period of dryness
a periodic count of the population
1, 2, 3, 4 5, 6, 7, 8 9, 10, 11, 12 13, 14, 15, 16
Moisture that falls from the sky in the form of rain, snow, sleet, or hail
An artificial lake where water is collected for use
of or related to the city
of or related to the country
features of the earth’s surface, such as hills, valleys, rivers, and plains
The position of a place in comparison to another place
McDonalds is next to the tall office building.
the exact position of a place on earth
Dallas, Texas is located at:
Latitude: 32.77 Longitude: 96.80
To move from one place to another
geographical areas characterized by shared features
8. One rare form of ________________ in the Valley is snow.
9. Farmers have trouble producing crops during periods of ________________.
10. Examples of Texas ______________are mountains, hills, deserts, and rivers.
11. Many people ________ from Mexico to live in Texas.
12. The U. S. takes a _________every ten years.
to another place