Study sets, textbooks, questions
Upgrade to remove ads
Chapter 10 Notes and Quiz
Terms in this set (40)
A regions climate is determined by movement of air, the movement of water currents, latitude, and ______________.
Describe hunting and gathering
This form of subsistence is still practice, hunter gatherers live in small groups, it is a form of nomadism, all humans obtained their food this way before the invention of agriculture
About how many hunters and gatherers are there today in the world?
250,000. Mostly found in sub-Saharan Africa , Asia, and some in Australia.
When did the first agricultural or neolithic revolution begin?
Around 8000 B.C.E. It started about 10,000 years ago.
What happened during the first agricultural revolution?
People moved from non-agriculturally based hunting and gathering societies to more agriculturally based ones through the gradual understanding of seeds, watering, and plant care.
The cultivation of plants by cutting stems and dividing roots is...
The first group to integrate seed agriculture with domestication of herd animals was probably in
The most important distinction for dividing the world into agricultural regions is...
Weather the product is consumed on or off the farm
Professor of geography at the University of California-Berkeley who started the field of cultural ecology and began the study of hearths of vegetative planting seed agriculture was...
Subsistence farming means
Growing only enough food for family or local use
What percentage of people in an undeveloped countrie work in farming?
Is Mediterranean agriculture a form of subsistence agriculture?
No. Subsistence agriculture include Pastoral Nomadism, shifting cultivation, intensive subsistence.
Where would you be least likely to find subsistence Farms?
North America and Europe
Shifting cultivation is primarily practiced in climate region A, which is characterized by
High temperatures and abundant rainfall
Pastoral Nomadism is most commonly found in climate region B which is
Dry and arid
Sets with similar terms
AP Human Geography Agriculture Test
AP Human Geography "Agriculture" Chapter…
Agriculture Test Prep (Moses)
Chapter 10 Study Guide
Sets found in the same folder
APHG - 10
APHG Rubenstein Chapter 10 Agriculture Review & Vo…
APHG Chapter 10: Agriculture
APHG - Ch. 10 Review
Other sets by this creator
Level 4 Unit 2: Families and Communities
physics test one
IB Business Management— Unit 2 :)
Other Quizlet sets
Bio 111 Lecture 5 answers
6th HIstory Ch 12 Hellenistic Pd Cabell
Unit 1 Religion Test (Kruk)
The Académie Française decided that the French spoken in and around which French city would be the official language in the 16th century?
In the US, ethnicities are clustered by what?
Smog is created by chemical reactions that occur in the atmosphere involving N0X, sunlight, and what?
The diffusion of AIDS in the United States in the late-1980s is mainly an example of relocation diffusion. True or false.