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What 4 elements influence climate?
1. latitude
2. closeness to water
3. winds
4. elevation
What words do we use to describe a climate?
1. temperature
2. precipatation
3. type of season
Mountains are usually found in which climate region?
Highland
Where do _____occur?
1. Hurricanes
2. Typhoons
3. Cyclones
4. Monsoons
5. Tornadoes
1. Atlantic
2. Pacific
3. Indian
4. Asia
5. Tornado Alley, USA
What is used to measure the intensity of earthquakes?
Seismographs: Reichter Scale
Where are these winds found?
1. Doldrums
2. Trade Winds
3. Westerlies
4. Polar Winds
1. Equator
2. Tropics
3. Mid-latitudes
4. Poles
Winds like to blow from ______, _______pressure areas to _____,______areas.
Winds like to blow from cool, high pressure to warmer, low pressure areas.
Which religions are monotheistic?
Judaism, Christianity, and Islam
Which religions are polytheistic?
Hinduism, Buddhism
What is the cycle of rebirth and redeath?
reincarnation
Judaism
followers are called...
language....
Holy book...
Holy City...
Place of Worship....
Important Leader...
1. Jews
2. Hebrew
3. Torah/Old Testament
4. Jerusalem
5.synagogue
6. Moses
Christianity
followers are called...
Holy book...
Holy City...
Place of Worship....
Important Leader...
1. Christians
2. Bible
3. Jerusalem
4. church
5. Jesus
Islam
followers are called...
language....
Holy book...
Holy City...
Place of Worship....
Important Leader...
1. Muslim
2. Arabic
3. Koran/Quran
4. Mecca, Medina, Jerusalem
5. Mosque
6. Muhammed
Most Hindus live near which body of water?
The Ganges River in India
Buddhism
followers are called...
Place of Worship....
Important Leader...
1. Buddhists
2. Pagoda
3. Buddha
What nation was created after WWII as a homeland for the Jewish?
Israel