is the total of knowledge attitudes and behavior shared by and passed on by the members of a specific group
a group that shares a geographic region, a common language, and a sense of identity and culture
a specific group that share a language, customs, and a common heritage
any trait of human activity acquired in social life and transmitted by communication
a geographic region where traits maintain homogeneity
taking existing technology and resources and creating something new to meet
the spread of ideas, inventions, or patterns of behavior
is a site of innovation from which basic ideas, materials, and technology diffuse to many cultures
occurs when a society changes because it accepts or adopts an innovation
becoming part if a new culture
between 3,000 and 6,500
reflects changes in speech patterns to class, region, or other cultural changes
a mixed version of two languages used in info exchanges between people speaking different languages
when pidgin becomes the primary language
a third language adopted by 2 groups speaking different language
with a belief in one god
with a belief in many gods
a traditional, often with a belief in divine forces in nature
a graphic device that shows sex and age distribution of population
is the number of live births per thousand population
shows the average number of children a woman of childbearing years would have in her lifetime
also called the death rate-is the number of deaths per thousand people
infant mortality rate
shows the number of deaths among infants under age one per thousand live births
rate of natural increase
population growth rate
to understand how heavily populated an area is
the number of organisms a piece of land can support
causes someone to leave a location
to make people chose to go to a place
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