5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- geographic information system
- cultural barriers
- culture trait
- a geographic viewpoint - a response to determinism that holds the human decision making
- b Prevailing cultural attitude rendering certian innovations; ideas or practices unacceptable or unadoptable in that particular culture.
- c Regional outbreak of a disease.
- d a collection of computer hardware and software that permits spatial data to be collected,recorded,storedretrieved,manipulated,analyzed,and displayed to the user.
- e A single element of normal practice in a culture, such as the wearing of a turban.
5 Multiple choice questions
- The position of place of a certian item on the surface of the Earth as expresed in degrees, minutes, and seconds of latitude, 0° to 90° north or south of the equator, and longitude, 0° to 180° east or west of the Prime Meridian passing through Greenwich, England.
- measurement of space between two places
- Belief or "understanding" about a place developed through books, movies, stories or pictures
- One of the two major divisions of systematic geography; the spatial analysis of the structure, processes, and location of Earth's natural phenomena such as climate, soil, plants, animals, and topography.
- the notion that successive societies leave their cultural imprints on a place, each contributing to the cumulative cultural landscape
5 True/False questions
expansion diffusion → 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.
relative location → The position of place of a certian item on the surface of the Earth as expresed in degrees, minutes, and seconds of latitude, 0° to 90° north or south of the equator, and longitude, 0° to 180° east or west of the Prime Meridian passing through Greenwich, England.
connectivity → 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.
cultural hearth → Heartland, source area, innovation center; place of origin of a major culture.
hierarchical diffusion → A form of diffusion in which an idea or innovation spreads by passing first among the most connected places or peoples.