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5 Matching questions

  1. pandemic
  2. fieldwork
  3. sequent occupance
  4. relocation diffusion
  5. perceptual region
  1. a the notion that successive societies leave their cultural imprints on a place, each contributing to the cumulative cultural landscape
  2. b A region that only exists as a conceptualization or an idea and not as a physically demarcated entity.
  3. c the study of geographic phenomena by visiting places and observing how people interact with and thereby change those places
  4. 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.
  5. e An outbreak of a disease that spreads worldwide.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. 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.
  2. Heartland, source area, innovation center; place of origin of a major culture.
  3. maps that show the absolute location of places and geographic features determined by a frame of reference, typically latitude and longitude
  4. the term for a trait with many cultural hearths that developed independent of each other
  5. 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

  1. isothermline on a map connecting points equal temperature values

          

  2. culture diffusiona form of diffusion in which a cultural adaptation is created as a result of the introduction of a cultural trait from another place

          

  3. accessibilityThe 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.

          

  4. environmental determinismThe view that the natural environment has a controlling influence over various aspects of human life, including cultural development.

          

  5. location3rd 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

          

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