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BJU Cultural Geography Chapter 2
Plate tectonics
Faults
Fold
Continental drift theory
plates (pieces of broken crust) that crash into and pull apar…
deep cracks in the earth's surface where two pieces of land h…
unconsolidated sediment that can bend upward when it is pushe…
claims that all of the continents were once linked into one s…
Plate tectonics
plates (pieces of broken crust) that crash into and pull apar…
Faults
deep cracks in the earth's surface where two pieces of land h…
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Cultural Geography Set 2
dialect
Cultural Universals
innovation
ethnic group
version of a language that reflects changes in speech patterns
Features common to all cultures such as cooking, feasting, re…
A new idea that a culture accepts
a human population that shares a common culture or ancestry
dialect
version of a language that reflects changes in speech patterns
Cultural Universals
Features common to all cultures such as cooking, feasting, re…
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Unit 2: Cultural Geography
Arab World
Hispanic America
Canada
Switzerland
Countries that have Spanish as the primary language
This is an example of a bilingual country
This is an example of a multilingual country
Arab World
Hispanic America
Countries that have Spanish as the primary language
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Cultural Geography
culture
innovation
diffusion
acculturation
The languages, religions, customs, art, and dress of a people
An improvement of an existing technological product, system,…
the spread of ideas, inventions, or patterns of behavior
taking existing elements and creating something new from them
culture
The languages, religions, customs, art, and dress of a people
innovation
An improvement of an existing technological product, system,…
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Cultural Geography Chapter 2
Arithmetic Density
Physiologic Density
Demography
Linear Growth
Total population divided by total amount of land... Assumes Eve…
Total population divided by the amount of usable and livable…
Study of human distribution
Steady growth upwards at the same growth rate... Most of histor…
Arithmetic Density
Total population divided by total amount of land... Assumes Eve…
Physiologic Density
Total population divided by the amount of usable and livable…
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Cultural Geography test 2
age compositon, age structure
agglomeration
agricultural Revolution
Black death
how old the people are (population pyramid)
a group or a mass, 4 major population clusters
corn, wheat, rice, reason world population started to grow
14th century killed 1/3 of Europe came from rats from Constan…
age compositon, age structure
how old the people are (population pyramid)
agglomeration
a group or a mass, 4 major population clusters
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Unit 2 Cultural and Human Geography
Wheat Belt
Rust Belt
Sun Belt
Low Countries
the part of the North American Great Plains where wheat is th…
The northern industrial states of the United States, includin…
U.S. region, mostly comprised of southeastern and southwester…
the lowland region of western Europe on the North Sea: Belgiu…
Wheat Belt
the part of the North American Great Plains where wheat is th…
Rust Belt
The northern industrial states of the United States, includin…
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WORLD GEOGRAPHY - CULTURE #2
Monarchy
Dictatorship
Democracy
Oligarchy
a form of autocracy with a hereditary king or queen exercisin…
a country, government, or the form of government in which abs…
system of government in which leaders rule with consent of th…
system of government in which a small group holds power
Monarchy
a form of autocracy with a hereditary king or queen exercisin…
Dictatorship
a country, government, or the form of government in which abs…
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Cultural Geography: Chapter 2 Review
Lithosphere
Mantle
Continental Island
Oceanic Island
Literally, "rock ball"
The hot, plastic layer beneath the Earth's crust.
An island formed near a continent and from the same land mass.
An island that rises from the ocean floor.
Lithosphere
Literally, "rock ball"
Mantle
The hot, plastic layer beneath the Earth's crust.
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Cultural Geography
culture
genocide
innovation
cultural diffusion
the knowledge, attitudes and behaviors shared by and passed o…
the deliberate and systematic extermination of a national, ra…
create something new to meet a need
the spread of ideas, inventions, or patterns of behavior
culture
the knowledge, attitudes and behaviors shared by and passed o…
genocide
the deliberate and systematic extermination of a national, ra…
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BJU Cultural Geography Chapter 2
Cataclysm
Uniformitarianism
Atmosphere
Lithosphere
Violent upheaval of the earth.
The belief that the forces that are acting on the earth now a…
The covering of air that surrounds the planet.
The solid part of the earth.
Cataclysm
Violent upheaval of the earth.
Uniformitarianism
The belief that the forces that are acting on the earth now a…
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Cultural Geography Chapter 4.2
culture
language family
ethnic group
culture region
the language, religion, beliefs, and customs that are shared…
a large group of languages having similar roots. ... Example:Eng…
people who share a common language, history, and place of ori…
an area that includes several countries that share similar ch…
culture
the language, religion, beliefs, and customs that are shared…
language family
a large group of languages having similar roots. ... Example:Eng…
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Cultural Geography Chapter 4.2
culture
language family
ethnic group
culture region
the language, religion, beliefs, and customs that are shared…
a large group of languages having similar roots. ... Example:Eng…
people who share a common language, history, and place of ori…
an area that includes several countries that share similar ch…
culture
the language, religion, beliefs, and customs that are shared…
language family
a large group of languages having similar roots. ... Example:Eng…
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culture and geography terms 2
renewable resources
nonrenewable resources
waste
literacy rate
A resource that can be renewed EX. solar & wind
A natural resource also found in nature, but doesn't replenis…
Any unwanted material or substance that results from human ac…
Percentage of a country's people who can read and write
renewable resources
A resource that can be renewed EX. solar & wind
nonrenewable resources
A natural resource also found in nature, but doesn't replenis…
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RC 2 - Geography & Culture
Francis Willard... (Contribution of Women)
Jane Addams... (Contribution of Women)
Eleanor Roosevelt... (Contribution of Wom…
Dolores Huerta... (Contribution of Women)
Founder of the Women's Christian Temperance Union
Leader in the "settlement house movement;" founded HULL HOUSE…
First Lady for FDR; Appointed by Harry Truman as a delegate t…
Co-Founder of the United Farm Workers; worked alongside Cesar…
Francis Willard... (Contribution of Women)
Founder of the Women's Christian Temperance Union
Jane Addams... (Contribution of Women)
Leader in the "settlement house movement;" founded HULL HOUSE…
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CULTURAL GEOGRAPHY
literary tradition
language
official language
language family
a system of written communication
a system of communication through speech, a collection of sou…
the one that is used by the government for laws and public ob…
a collection of languages related through a common ancestral…
literary tradition
a system of written communication
language
a system of communication through speech, a collection of sou…
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Cultural Geography Quiz #2
What are three major kinds of push-pul…
The biggest factor that "pushes" peopl…
T or F : Deforestation is one of the m…
T or F : Since 1960, most immigrants t…
Economic, culture, and environment
Impoverishment.
True
True
What are three major kinds of push-pul…
Economic, culture, and environment
The biggest factor that "pushes" peopl…
Impoverishment.
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cultural geography chapter 2
geography
physical geography, human geography
physical geography... human geography
location, place, interaction, movement…
a description of humanity's God-given abode
two main branches of geography
the study of the earth and is resources... the study of man as h…
five fundamental themes
geography
a description of humanity's God-given abode
physical geography, human geography
two main branches of geography
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Unit 2- Cultural Geography
Culture
Cultural Diffusion
Nation-state
ethnic group
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
The spread of ideas, customs, and technologies from one peopl…
a sovereign state whose citizens or subjects are relatively h…
Group of people who share common ancestry, language, religion…
Culture
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
Cultural Diffusion
The spread of ideas, customs, and technologies from one peopl…
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cultural geography test #2
(T/F) Language is transmitted through…
(T/F) Kinesics is the study of communi…
(T/F) BEV is a distinct language
Name of the postmarital residence patt…
True
True
False
patrilocality
(T/F) Language is transmitted through…
True
(T/F) Kinesics is the study of communi…
True
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Cultural Geography Quiz #2
What is material culture?
What is non-material culture?
What is Folk Culture?
What is popular culture?
the side of culture concerned with things
Beliefs, morals, myths, history... ex. The Bill of Rights, Santa…
‡ Rural people... ‡ Cohesive... ‡ Order maintained through religion…
‡ Moreopportunity... for individualism... ‡ Family structure... weak... ‡…
What is material culture?
the side of culture concerned with things
What is non-material culture?
Beliefs, morals, myths, history... ex. The Bill of Rights, Santa…
Cultural Geography
birthrate
developed nation
sparsely
approximate population of the world
the number of live births per thousand of population per year.
another name for a 1st world nation
thinly scattered or distributed
7.45 billion
birthrate
the number of live births per thousand of population per year.
developed nation
another name for a 1st world nation
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Cultural Geography Test #2
Name, explain and give examples for th…
Name the 10 categories of place names:…
Name the 7 characteristics of religion
List the Five Pillars of Islam
1. Phonetic: sound association, like the English alphabet.... 2…
-Commendatory... -Commemorative... -Associative... -Manufactured... -Mist…
-Set of beliefs/doctrines involving a deity... -code of ethics... -…
1. Proclamation of the faith... 2. pray 5 times a day facing Mec…
Name, explain and give examples for th…
1. Phonetic: sound association, like the English alphabet.... 2…
Name the 10 categories of place names:…
-Commendatory... -Commemorative... -Associative... -Manufactured... -Mist…
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Cultural Trivia--Part 2 (GEOGRAPHY)
What do the French call the English Ch…
Where can you take a train from France…
What is the largest port of France?
What is the largest island in la Polyn…
la Manche "the sleeve"
The Channel Tunnel or Chunnel
Marseille
Tahiti
What do the French call the English Ch…
la Manche "the sleeve"
Where can you take a train from France…
The Channel Tunnel or Chunnel
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Cultural Geography Chapter 2
Uniformitarianism
Cataclysm
Universal flood
Softened
The belief of some scientists that only the forces miw active…
Belief of Christians that the earth was changed by this
Only this could unleash the forces necessary to shake the wor…
How the earth's surface was changed
Uniformitarianism
The belief of some scientists that only the forces miw active…
Cataclysm
Belief of Christians that the earth was changed by this
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Cultural Geography, Chapters 1 & 2
Genesis 1:28
culture
Tower of Babel
environmentalism
Creation Mandate (fill the earth and subdue it)
the system of customs, traditions, and habits that a group of…
where God confused the languages of the people and scattered…
movement motivated by a concern to protect the natural enviro…
Genesis 1:28
Creation Mandate (fill the earth and subdue it)
culture
the system of customs, traditions, and habits that a group of…
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Cultural Geography - Test 2
custom
Folk Culture
Habit
Popular Culture
the frequent repetition of an act, to the extent that it beco…
Culture traditionally practiced by a small, homogeneous, rura…
A repetitive act performed by a particular individual.
Culture found in a large, heterogeneous society that shares c…
custom
the frequent repetition of an act, to the extent that it beco…
Folk Culture
Culture traditionally practiced by a small, homogeneous, rura…
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Cultural Geography Exam 2
Culture (4)
Folk Culture (4)
Popular Culture (4)
Material Culture (4)
a group of belief systems, norms, and values practiced by a p…
small, incorporates a homogeneous population, is typically ru…
large, incorporates heterogeneous populations, is typically u…
includes things they construct, such as art, houses, clothing…
Culture (4)
a group of belief systems, norms, and values practiced by a p…
Folk Culture (4)
small, incorporates a homogeneous population, is typically ru…
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Cultural Geography - Exam 2
Culture
Cultural transmission
Cultural traits
Culture complex
- specialized behavioral patterns, understandings, adaptions…
- imitation ... - instruction... - example
- the most elementary expression of cultures (e.g. tools, bel…
- functionally interrelated cultural traits
Culture
- specialized behavioral patterns, understandings, adaptions…
Cultural transmission
- imitation ... - instruction... - example
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Cultural Geography Chapter 2
Agricultural Density
Arithmetic Density
Census
Crude Birth Rate(CBR)
the ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
the total number of people divided by the total land area
a complete enumeration of a population
the total umber of live births in a year for every 1,000 peop…
Agricultural Density
the ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
Arithmetic Density
the total number of people divided by the total land area
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Cultural Geography Exam 2
Why is Folk Culture problematic?
Characteristics of Local Knowledge
Traditional Medicine
Holistic approach to traditional medic…
groups labeled as folk are less advanced
-transmitted orally... -dynamic and continuously evolving... -does…
derived from a society's long-established health-related know…
health encompasses all aspects of human life
Why is Folk Culture problematic?
groups labeled as folk are less advanced
Characteristics of Local Knowledge
-transmitted orally... -dynamic and continuously evolving... -does…
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Unit 2: Cultural Geography
Material Culture
Non-Material Culture
Culture Traits
Culture
...
...
...
...
Material Culture
...
Non-Material Culture
...
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Cultural Geography exam 2
What is the difference between populat…
What is rate
What is cohort
What is crude birth, death, rate
Population geography- population across space distribution of…
pace of something how quickly something is happening. Frequen…
Data unified by a certain characteristic.
The frequency of replacement of a population or the frequency…
What is the difference between populat…
Population geography- population across space distribution of…
What is rate
pace of something how quickly something is happening. Frequen…
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Cultural Geography 2
Political Geography
State
Nation-state
Non-nation State
- study of interaction between politics and place... - world is…
- politically organized territory that is administered by sov…
- country whose population possesses a substantial degree of…
Scotland
Political Geography
- study of interaction between politics and place... - world is…
State
- politically organized territory that is administered by sov…
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Cultural Geography 2
arid
climagraph
climate
climate zone
dry or lacking rainfall; also a climate or climate zone that…
a graph that shows the average temperature and precipitation…
the pattern of weather over a long period of time
a large area of Earth with a particular pattern of weather
arid
dry or lacking rainfall; also a climate or climate zone that…
climagraph
a graph that shows the average temperature and precipitation…
Cultural Geography Ch. 2
Ice cap
Tundra
Desert
Desert scrub
Permanent ice and snow, no plant life
Treeless plain with grass, mosses, and scrubs adapted to a co…
An arid region with few plants
Has very small bushes that have adapted to the dry climates
Ice cap
Permanent ice and snow, no plant life
Tundra
Treeless plain with grass, mosses, and scrubs adapted to a co…
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Geography (pp) Cultural Geographies 2
Identity
Race as a Social Construct
Institutionalized Racism
Legacy of Race has Endangered Both
sense that people make of themselves through their subjective…
-race is a not natural, fixed, or biological concept... -race is…
racism perpetrated by the government intities such as schools…
-institutionalized racism... -cultural identities based on race…
Identity
sense that people make of themselves through their subjective…
Race as a Social Construct
-race is a not natural, fixed, or biological concept... -race is…
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Cultural Geography Chapter 2 (BJU)
uniformitarianism
cataclysm
atomsphere
lithosphere
only the forces active right now were what shaped the earth
a violent upheaval of change in the earths crust, especially…
the covering of air around our planet
the solid part of the earth
uniformitarianism
only the forces active right now were what shaped the earth
cataclysm
a violent upheaval of change in the earths crust, especially…
76 terms
Lesson 2: Cultural Geography
T orF: If every place were identical,…
What does cultural geography emphasize?
What does cultural geography celebrate?
Region
T bc an important aspect of got is trying to determine why pl…
Cultural phenomena created by human use of the earth; how ppl…
Human diversity
A group of like places; basic unit of geographical study used…
T orF: If every place were identical,…
T bc an important aspect of got is trying to determine why pl…
What does cultural geography emphasize?
Cultural phenomena created by human use of the earth; how ppl…
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Unit #2 Cultural Geography of the U.S and Canada
Amendments
Bilingual
Cabinet
Constitution
changes to the plan of government in the United States
having two languages
group of special advisers
the plan of government in the United States
Amendments
changes to the plan of government in the United States
Bilingual
having two languages
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Introduction to Cultural Geography 2
religion
universalizing religion
ethnic religion
branches
cultural system of beliefs and practices that help people mak…
try to spread to as many people and places as possible. world…
belief closely associated with a particular ethnic group. usu…
multiple versions of same religion (jewish: orthodox, conserv…
religion
cultural system of beliefs and practices that help people mak…
universalizing religion
try to spread to as many people and places as possible. world…
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Unit 2 Cultural Geography
How many people are in the world
How many by 2050
How many people born per minute
How many people die per minute
7 billion
9 billion
267
108
How many people are in the world
7 billion
How many by 2050
9 billion
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Cultural Geography #2
Language
Lingua Franca
Mutual Intelligibility
Indo-European
mutually agreed upon system of symbolic communication that ha…
an existing, well-established language of communication and c…
Languages that are so closely related to each other that spea…
Largest and most wide-spread language family. Spoken on all c…
Language
mutually agreed upon system of symbolic communication that ha…
Lingua Franca
an existing, well-established language of communication and c…
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Cultural Geography Chp. 2
Globalization
Five major factors of Globalization
Capital
Multinational Corporation
processes contributing to the interconnectedness and interdep…
1) Quest for global markets &capitalism ... 2) Technological adv…
the financial, social, intellectual, or other assets that are…
owns offices or production facilities in one or more other co…
Globalization
processes contributing to the interconnectedness and interdep…
Five major factors of Globalization
1) Quest for global markets &capitalism ... 2) Technological adv…
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Cultural Geography Ch. 2
Geography
Eratosthenes
Hipparchus
Grid
The study of the earth
Greek mathematician, astronomer, and geographer who measured…
First person to describe location using a mathematical grid
A network of lines that cross each other to form a series of…
Geography
The study of the earth
Eratosthenes
Greek mathematician, astronomer, and geographer who measured…
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Cultural geography week 2
Demography
Overpopulation
Ecumene
Arithmetic density
The scientific study of population characteristics, like age,…
Results when the number of people in an area exceeds the capa…
The portion of earth's surface occupied by permanent human se…
The total number of objects in an area. When referring to pop…
Demography
The scientific study of population characteristics, like age,…
Overpopulation
Results when the number of people in an area exceeds the capa…
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BJU Cultural Geography Chapter 2 with pics
Uniformitarianism
Cataclysm
Atmosphere
Lithosphere
view that forces that act on the earth now help shape it
a violent upheaval of change in the earth's crust, especially…
the covering of air that surrounds our planet
the solid part of the earth
Uniformitarianism
view that forces that act on the earth now help shape it
Cataclysm
a violent upheaval of change in the earth's crust, especially…
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Cultural Geography #2 Coleman
Human and Physical Geography
Lucy
Homo Sapiens Sapiens
Early Civilization
Has been CONSTANTLY EVOLVING through political and economic c…
3.2 million B.C. Discovered in Ethiopia
Omo Kibish Formation Rocks Ethiopia... 195,000 B.C... Modern Homo S…
Primarily a hunting/gathering society.
Human and Physical Geography
Has been CONSTANTLY EVOLVING through political and economic c…
Lucy
3.2 million B.C. Discovered in Ethiopia
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SITKA WORLD GEOGRAPHY - CULTURE #2
Monarchy
Dictatorship
Democracy
Oligarchy
a form of autocracy with a hereditary king or queen exercisin…
a country, government, or the form of government in which abs…
system of government in which leaders rule with consent of th…
system of government in which a small group holds power
Monarchy
a form of autocracy with a hereditary king or queen exercisin…
Dictatorship
a country, government, or the form of government in which abs…
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Cultural Geography 2
Folk Culture
Race
Ethnicity
Lingua Franca
Culture traditionally practiced by a small, homogeneous, rura…
Identity within a group of people, descended from a biologica…
Identity within a group of people, that share distinct physic…
A language mutually understood and commonly used in trade by…
Folk Culture
Culture traditionally practiced by a small, homogeneous, rura…
Race
Identity within a group of people, descended from a biologica…
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