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What is a map that depicts the size of the country according to population or any variable rather than to depicting land area?


Traditionally, the Ganges Valley and Nile River have had comparatively high population densities because of their?

Tropical Warm Climate

Less developed countries generally have a higher agricultural density because there is?

A large number are subsistence farmers

What is the spread of an idea or innovation from its source?

Cultural Diffusion

Even though total fertility rates decrease in LDC, why has the total population increased?

A high percentage of the population over the age of 15

Physiological density differs from population density in that physiological density?

Identifies carrying capacity while population density illustrates overpopulation

As the doubling time of a country increases?

The NIR decrease

Societies with large rates of immigration will typically have?

More males than females

Population pyramids are visual pictures that ell much about the population: What can geographers not predict with these?


Refugees migrate primarily because of this type of push factor?


Boserup Theory

Population growth stimulates intensification in agricultural development- opposite of Malthus theory.

What is Zero Population Growth best measured at?

Total Fertility Rate

Wooden shoes are a characteristics of the Dutch culture are an example of


How is cultural landscape viewed by Carl Sauer

Through types of art, music, dance and theater practiced by a particular region

Fol songs are distinguished from popular songs because they?

Tell a story about daily activities

This housing type encouraged urban sprawl Post WWII


What is not a major Hearth for U.S. country music?

Southwest Texas

This isn't true concerning popular culture

Space-Time Compression

Vidal de la Blache

french geographer; regions were primary focus of geographical inquiry; formed basis of areal differentiation; rich descriptions of intimate and varied relationship of culture, physical landscape, and region

This is not an important source for U.S. housing

New England

Not a form of expansion diffusion


Food taboos usually derive from unique elements of the physical environment (true or false)


Crops grown in the mixed crop and livestock region are used to primarly feed animals (True or False)


Do Alaska and Pennsylvania share the same % of production dealing with hog and pig agriculture


The cultivation of plants by cutting stems and dividing roots is

seed agriculture

Commercial Agriculture is distinguished from subsistence agriculture by all but which of the following

Output consumed on the farm

What is the most common form of commercial agriculture in Europe?

Mixed crop and livestock farming

Shifting cultivation is most commonly found in which climate region?

Humid Low-Latitude

According to the Von Thunen model, market oriented gardens and milk producers were located in the first ring for all but which of the following reasons?

Quality of soil

The farther a dairy farm is from a large urban area the lower the % of output devoted to fresh milk. This occurs primarily b/c...

Processed milk is less perishable

The primary factor in Von Thunen's model for choosing commercial farm products is

Market Location

The most important distinction for dividing the world into agricultural regions is

Whether the crop is produced on or off the farm

Not a functional region

an area dominated by a particular crop

A group of languages that share a common ancestor before recorded history is a

Language Family

English is part of which language group

West Germanic

The most important language family in Sub-Saharan Africa


The large number of individual language documented in Africa has resulted primarily from

Intro of many different languages by the colonial powers

What is concentration

Spread of something over a given area

Is high concentration clustered


According to Environmental Determinism

Physical environment causes social development

The spread of a new fashion, first in large cities and later to smaller towns is an example of contagious diffusion (True or False)


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