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Glossary of Geography Grade Six Test one

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Location
position on the earth's surface
latitude and longitude
Place
physical and human characteristics
Human/Environment Interaction
How people change the environment and how the environment changes people
Movement
the movement of people (migration) goods (imports and exports) and ideas
Region
common characteristics of places
topography
physical features of a place or region
vegetation
plant life of a place
elevation
height above sea level
plateau
large area of high flat, or gently rolling land
climate
average weather of a place over time. Climate depends on location and elevation.
Map Projections
ways to show the curved earth on a flat surface
mercator; interrupted; peters; robinson

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