|the time of year when the day and the night are of equal length!
|happens twice a year– the winter solstice and the summer solstice. marked by the longest and shortest days.
|Dr. John Snow
|the guy who used maps to figure out the cause of a cholera outbreak in the mid 1800s. he mapped the dead and their water sources, and most of the deaths were near a certain pump. handle to the pump was removed and the outbreak stopped.
|a range of longitudes where a common standard time is used.
|east and west
|north and south
|an imaginary line drawn around the earth equally distant from both poles, dividing the earth into northern and southern hemispheres! "the earth's belt"
|the equator's sister. goes through the poles. overall pretty cool gal.
|a map in your brain, or the way you see a space in your mind
|it's transmitted through food and water and it makes you have really bad poo. it can kill you so watch out.
|half of the earth– northern, southern, eastern, and western.
|longitude– parallel to the equator
|latitiude– parallel to the prime meridian!
|tropic of cancer
|area above the equator, very warm
|tropic of capricorn
|chillin below the equator. it's capricorn so it's cold like january. eleni that doesn't make any sense. it's chillin.
|super continent– all of the continents used to be pals. then they drifted apart :/
|looking at physical features like soil, climate, land formations, etc.
|looking at how humans interact with the world around them. agriculture, population, etc.