Flashcards in Geography - 3rd grade Deck (16):
What are the 7 continents?
What are the 5 oceans?
What is hemisphere?
Half of a sphere.
What is the imaginary line that divides the Earth into northern and southern hemispheres?
The _______________ and __________________ divides the Earth into hemispheres.
What is the imaginary line that divides the Earth into Eastern and Western hemispheres?
What are regions?
Places (areas of land) that have common characteristics.
What do we use to find places?
Most maps have __________.
Line run from ______ to ____________ and _______ to _________ to create a grid.
top to bottom
side to side
What on a grid identify the exact location of a place?
Letters and numbers
Maps include what three things?
What is the title of a map?
The name or kind of map.
What is the map legend?
A list of shapes and symbols used on a map and an explanation of what each stands for.
What is the compass rose?
A symbol that shows direction (north, east, south, west) on a map.