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63. Subdivisions of religons
14. Region type: Defined by central place and surrounding area
18. 'sphere: layer of gas
23. Fertile yellow, gray soil deposited by wind/fertile soil
48. Type of natural vegetation (evergreen and seasonal trees)
29. Avg. date of summer solstice
24. Process that breaks down Earth's rocks into smaller pieces
36. Prevailing Winds in tropical zones
1. Map projection; good balance between size and shape
38. Water current south of US
60. Frequently windless areas near tropics
12. Degree of longitude of International Date Line (add direction)
62. Name one negative effect of urbinizaion
55. Career name: weather forcasters
21. Plate Movement: Lighter plate dives below heavy plate; can cause underwater mountians
35. Prevailing Winds in temperate zones
32. Avg. date of Fall (autumnal) equinox
41. Type of climate region (savanna, rainforest)
17. 'sphere: water
19. 'sphere: part of earth supporting life
46. Type of natural vegetation (thickets of woody bushes and short trees)
50. Permanently frozen subsoil
10. Degree of latitude of Arctic Circle (add direction)
51. Most efficent path for global travel
53. Direction Earth rotates
31. Avg. date of Spring (vernal) equinox
33. Revolution of Earth in days
28. Process of turning seawater into freshwater
45. Type of climate region (Subarctic, Tundra, Icecap)
40. Effect that makes the winds/current in the northern hemisphere rotate clockwise , and wind/water currents in the south rotate counter-clockwise
47. Type of natural vegetation (evergreen trees)
2. Map projection; minor distortions, poles have most distortion
39. Water current that gives Europe a temperate climate
5. Map projection; circular; usually used for showing hemispheres
64. Everyone's favirote country
16. 'sphere: Earths crust
58. What would happen if Earth's Core could not be released?
34. Prevailing Winds in polar zones
4. Map projection; rectangular, major distortions near poles
56. Why does mantle move
49. Area of lush vegetation in otherwise dry area
20. Plate movement: heavier plate dives beneath lighter plate
59. Frequently windless areas near equator
30. Avg. date of winter solstice
6. Precise point where something is located
57. What hemisphere is Africa NOT in?
25. Wearing away of earths surface
61. Name year earth's population reached 1 billion, 3 billion, 6 billion, 7 billion
15. Region type: Defined by popular feelings and images
37. Water current that runs south along western shore of africa, near Cape Verde
26. Name one cause of erosion?
22. Plate movement: Sea plates pull apart, causing rifts
3. Map projection; shows size and shape perfectly but distance is distorted
27. Large piles of debris left by glaciers
52. If there was a map of Earth and a map of Chicago, which would be 'large scale'
7. Where something is located in relation to something else
43. Type of climate region (high elevation)
54. Career name: mapmakers
11. Degree of latitude of Antarctic Circle(add direction)
8. Degree of latitude of Tropic of Cancer (add direction)
9. Degree of latitude of Tropic of Capricorn (add direction)
42. Type of climate region (steppe, desert)
13. Region type: Defined by common characteristic
44. Type of climate region (marine, mediterranean, humid subtropical/continental)

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