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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.

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day 1
DAY 1

geography

trend

climate

environment

populated

desalination

hydrologist

geography
GEOGRAPHY

The study of the earth, its physical features, and its people

trend
TREND

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.

climate
CLIMATE

the expected weather conditions over the course of time

WARM & WINDY

SUNNY & HOT

COLD & SNOWY

environment
ENVIRONMENT

the external surroundings and conditions in which something exists

DESERT

CITY

COUNTRY

SEACOAST

MOUNTAINS

populated
POPULATED

having inhabitants

desalination
Desalination
  • To remove SALT from water so we can drink it!
hydrologist
hydrologist
  • A person who studies water
games
GAMES
  • “Talk a mile a minute”
slide11

Geography

  • Trend
  • Climate
  • Environment
  • Populated
slide12

Desalination

  • Hydrologist
  • Drought
  • Census
slide13

Precipitation

  • Reservoir
  • Urban
  • Rural
  • Coastal Plains
slide14

Desalination

  • Hydrologist
  • Geographer
  • NAFTA
  • Increasing
slide15

Census

  • Every 10 years
  • 1850
  • Transportation
  • Reservoir
day 2
DAY 2

drought

census

precipitation

reservoir

urban

rural

drought
DROUGHT

a long period of dryness

census
CENSUS

a periodic count of the population

1, 2, 3, 4 5, 6, 7, 8 9, 10, 11, 12 13, 14, 15, 16

precipitation
PRECIPITATION

Moisture that falls from the sky in the form of rain, snow, sleet, or hail

reservoir
RESERVOIR

An artificial lake where water is collected for use

urban
URBAN

of or related to the city

rural
RURAL

of or related to the country

day 3
DAY 3

landforms

relative location

absolute location

migrate

regions

landforms
LANDFORMS

features of the earth’s surface, such as hills, valleys, rivers, and plains

relative location
RELATIVE LOCATION

The position of a place in comparison to another place

McDonalds is next to the tall office building.

absolute location
ABSOLUTE LOCATION

the exact position of a place on earth

Dallas, Texas is located at:

Latitude: 32.77 Longitude: 96.80

migrate
MIGRATE

To move from one place to another

regions
REGIONS

geographical areas characterized by shared features

vocabulary sentences
VOCABULARY SENTENCES
  • B. L. Gray Jr. High is near the Mexican border. This is an example of _______ location.
  • The state of Texas can be divided into four geographic __________.
  • Far West Texas is a less __________ area than the Dallas/Ft. Worth metroplex.
  • A future ________ in the state of Texas may be more people working from home.
vocabulary sentences1
VOCABULARY SENTENCES
  • The warm mild winter _____________ in the Rio Grande Valley attracts Winter Texans to our area.
  • We adapt to our hot _________________ by building air conditioned homes and backyard pools.
  • In our study of Texas, we will study its __________, learning about the land and the people who live on it.
vocabulary sentences2
VOCABULARY SENTENCES

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.

vocabulary quiz number your paper from 1 to 8
VOCABULARY QUIZNUMBER YOUR PAPER FROM 1 TO 8.
  • census A. expected weather
  • drought B. our surroundings
  • environment C. period w/o rain
  • climate D. a man-made lake
  • regions E. population count
  • absolute location F. exact location on earth
  • relative location G. geographical areas
  • reservoir H. location in comparison

to another place