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  1. An internal representation of a portion of Earth's surface based on what an individual knows about a place, containing personal impressions of what is in a place and where places are located.
  2. (nodal) Area organized around a node or focal point. The characteristic chosen to define this kind of region dominates at a central focus or node and diminishes in importance outward. This region is tied to the central point by transportation or communication systems or by economic or functional associations.
  3. A set of computer tools used to capture, store, transform, analyze, and display geographic data.
  4. Concentrates on patterns of human activity and on their relationships with the environment.
  5. a diagrammatic representation of the earth's surface (or part of it)

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  1. DistributionThe arrangement of something across Earth's surface (space).


  2. Spatial Perspectivearea within which everyone shares in common one or mare distinctive characteristics. The shared feature could be a cultural value such as a common language, or an environmental climate.


  3. Remote SensingThe acquisition of data about Earth's surface from a satellite orbiting the planet or other long-distance methods.


  4. Perceptual (vernacular) Region(vernacular) is a place that people believe exists as a part of their cultural identity. Such regions emerge from peoples informal sense of place rather than from scientific models developed through geographic thought. (Often identified using a mental map- which is an internal representation of a portion of Earths surface)