5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- spatial perspective
- culture diffusion
- thematic maps
- cultural hearth
- contagious diffusion
- a 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.
- b Maps that tell stories, typically showing the degree of some attribute of the movement of a geographic phenomenon.
- c Heartland, source area, innovation center; place of origin of a major culture.
- d observing variations in geographic phenomena across space
- e The expansion and adoption of a cultural element from its place of origin to a wider area
5 Multiple choice questions
- The fifth theme of Geography as defined by the GENIP; the mobility of people, goods and ideas across the surface of the planet.
- A type of region marked by a certain degree of homogeneity in one or more phenomena; also called uniform region or homogeneous region.
- A general map depicting a certain piece of info. such as precipitation.
- the spread of an innovation or an idea through a population and the numbers of those influenced rapidly increase
- 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 True/False questions
five themes → Developed by the Geographic Educational National Implemention Project (GENIP), the _____ ______ of geography are location, human-environment, region, place, and movement.
remote sensing → a hunt for a cache, the GPS coordinates which are placed on the Internet by other geocachers
independent invention → the term for a trait with many cultural hearths that developed independent of each other
cultural landscape → The visible imprint of human activity and ______ on the ________. The layers of buildings, forms, and artifacts sequnetially imprinted on the ______ by the activities of various human occupants.
location theory → 1st theme, the geographical position of people & things on the Earths surface affects what happens & why