5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- sequent occupance
- relocation diffusion
- perceptual region
- a the notion that successive societies leave their cultural imprints on a place, each contributing to the cumulative cultural landscape
- b A region that only exists as a conceptualization or an idea and not as a physically demarcated entity.
- c the study of geographic phenomena by visiting places and observing how people interact with and thereby change those places
- d Sequential diffusion process in which the items being diffused are transmitted by their carrier agents as they evacuate the old areas and relocate to new ones.
- e An outbreak of a disease that spreads worldwide.
5 Multiple choice questions
- The distance-controlled spreading of an idea, innovation, or some other item through a local population by contact from person to person - analogous to the communication of a contagious illness.
- Heartland, source area, innovation center; place of origin of a major culture.
- maps that show the absolute location of places and geographic features determined by a frame of reference, typically latitude and longitude
- the term for a trait with many cultural hearths that developed independent of each other
- a form of diffusion in which a cultural adaptation is created as a result of the introduction of a cultural trait from another place
5 True/False questions
isotherm → line on a map connecting points equal temperature values
culture diffusion → a form of diffusion in which a cultural adaptation is created as a result of the introduction of a cultural trait from another place
accessibility → The degree of ease with which it is possible to reach a certian location from other locations. ________ varies from place to place and can be measured.
environmental determinism → The view that the natural environment has a controlling influence over various aspects of human life, including cultural development.
location → 3rd theme of geography as defined by the geography educational national implementation project; an area on the Earth's surface marked by a degree of formal, functional, or perceptual homogeneity of some phenomenon