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  1. (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.
  2. area 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. An intellectual framework that looks at the locations of specific phenomena, how and why that phenomena is , and, finally, how it is spatially related to phenomena in other place
  4. 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.
  5. (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)

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  1. mapa diagrammatic representation of the earth's surface (or part of it)


  2. Physical GeographyThe spatial analysis of the sturcture of the earth and its features (plants, animals, climate, ect)


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


  4. Geographical Information SystemsA geographic location that is described by comparing its location to another location.