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Barron's AP Human Geography - Unit 1
Absolute distance
Absolute location
Accessibility
Aggregation
A distance that can be measured with a standard unit of lengt…
The exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
The relative ease with which a destination may be reached fro…
the level at which you group things together for examination…
Absolute distance
A distance that can be measured with a standard unit of lengt…
Absolute location
The exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
76 terms
Barron's Human Geography Unit 1
Anthropogenic
Absolute location
Relative location
Absolute distance
Caused or produced by humans
Position on Earth's surface using the coordinate system of lo…
Position on Earth's surface relative to other features. (Ex:…
Exact measurement of the physical space between two places.
Anthropogenic
Caused or produced by humans
Absolute location
Position on Earth's surface using the coordinate system of lo…
85 terms
Barron's AP Human Geography - Unit 1
Absolute distance
Absolute location
Accessibility
Anthropogenic
A distance that can be measured with a standard unit of lengt…
The exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
The relative ease with which a destination may be reached fro…
Human-induced changes on the natural environment.
Absolute distance
A distance that can be measured with a standard unit of lengt…
Absolute location
The exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
87 terms
Barron's AP Human Geography - Unit 1
Absolute distance
Absolute location
Accessibility
Aggregation
A distance that can be measured with a standard unit of lengt…
The exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
The relative ease with which a destination may be reached fro…
the level at which you group things together for examination…
Absolute distance
A distance that can be measured with a standard unit of lengt…
Absolute location
The exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
84 terms
AP Human Geography UNIT 1: Geography, It's Nature and Perspectives
Cartography
Eratosthenes
George Perkins Marsh
Fertile Crescent
The art and science of map making.
Served as the head librarian at Alexandria during third centu…
Inventor, diplomat, politician, and scholar, his classic work…
Located in the Middle East in the vicinity of modern-day Iraq…
Cartography
The art and science of map making.
Eratosthenes
Served as the head librarian at Alexandria during third centu…
69 terms
Human Geography Unit 1
Human Geography
Physical Geography
Phenomena
Spatial
The study of how people make places, how we organize space &…
Spatial analysis of the structures, processes, and location o…
A fact or event of interest. (natural disasters, epidemic, etc)
Pertaining to space on earth's surface; sometimes used as a s…
Human Geography
The study of how people make places, how we organize space &…
Physical Geography
Spatial analysis of the structures, processes, and location o…
60 terms
Barron's Human Geography Unit 1
Anthropogenic
Absolute location
Relative location
Absolute distance
Caused or produced by humans
Position on Earth's surface using the coordinate system of lo…
Position on Earth's surface relative to other features. (Ex:…
Exact measurement of the physical space between two places.
Anthropogenic
Caused or produced by humans
Absolute location
Position on Earth's surface using the coordinate system of lo…
85 terms
Barron's AP Human Geography - Unit 1
Absolute distance
Absolute location
Accessibility
Anthropogenic
A distance that can be measured with a standard unit of lengt…
The exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
The relative ease with which a destination may be reached fro…
Human-induced changes on the natural environment.
Absolute distance
A distance that can be measured with a standard unit of lengt…
Absolute location
The exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
Barron's AP Human Geography - Unit 1
Absolute distance
Absolute location
Accessibility
Aggregation
A distance that can be measured with a standard unit of lengt…
The exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
The relative ease with which a destination may be reached fro…
the level at which you group things together for examination…
Absolute distance
A distance that can be measured with a standard unit of lengt…
Absolute location
The exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
85 terms
Barron's AP Human Geography - Unit 1
Absolute distance
Absolute location
Accessibility
Anthropogenic
A distance that can be measured with a standard unit of lengt…
The exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
The relative ease with which a destination may be reached fro…
Human-induced changes on the natural environment.
Absolute distance
A distance that can be measured with a standard unit of lengt…
Absolute location
The exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
27 terms
Unit 1 (AP Human Geography)
Remote Sensing
GPS (Global Positioning System)
GIS (Geographic Information System)
Absolute Location
Pictures taken above Earths crust
Precise location... Navigation primary purpose... Surveillance... U…
Super-accurate maps with different layers... Used to study relat…
latitude/longitude... Benefits of GPS (Global Positioning Syste…
Remote Sensing
Pictures taken above Earths crust
GPS (Global Positioning System)
Precise location... Navigation primary purpose... Surveillance... U…
76 terms
Barron's Human Geography Unit 1
Anthropogenic
Absolute location
Relative location
Absolute distance
Caused or produced by humans
Position on Earth's surface using the coordinate system of lo…
Position on Earth's surface relative to other features. (Ex:…
Exact measurement of the physical space between two places.
Anthropogenic
Caused or produced by humans
Absolute location
Position on Earth's surface using the coordinate system of lo…
85 terms
Barron's AP Human Geography - Unit 1
Absolute distance
Absolute location
Accessibility
Anthropogenic
A distance that can be measured with a standard unit of lengt…
The exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
The relative ease with which a destination may be reached fro…
Human-induced changes on the natural environment.
Absolute distance
A distance that can be measured with a standard unit of lengt…
Absolute location
The exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
85 terms
AP Human Geography Vocabulary (Unit 1) Barron's
absolute distance
absolute location
accessibility
anthropogenic
distance that can be measured with a stamdard unit of length,…
the exact position of an object or place measured within the…
relative ease with which a destination may be reached from so…
human-induced changes on the natural environment
absolute distance
distance that can be measured with a stamdard unit of length,…
absolute location
the exact position of an object or place measured within the…
23 terms
Unit 1-Introduction to Human Geography
geography
absolute location
relative location
hemisphere
the study of how the world and everything on it interacts
tells you exactly where a location is; uses latitude and long…
tells where a location is by using landmarks (things that are…
half of a globe
geography
the study of how the world and everything on it interacts
absolute location
tells you exactly where a location is; uses latitude and long…
12 terms
Human Geography Unit 1
distortion
projections
longitude
meridian
a change in the shape, size, or position of a place when it i…
The system used to transfer locations from Earth's surface to…
Distance east or west of the prime meridian, measured in degr…
An arc drawn on a map between the North and South poles.
distortion
a change in the shape, size, or position of a place when it i…
projections
The system used to transfer locations from Earth's surface to…
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AP Human Geography Unit 1: Geography - It's Nature and Perspectives
Geography
Human Geography
physical geography
5 Themes of Geography
the analysis of the physical and human characteristics of the…
one of the two major divisions of geography; the spatial anal…
one of the two major divisions of systematic geography; the s…
location, human-environment, region, place, and movement
Geography
the analysis of the physical and human characteristics of the…
Human Geography
one of the two major divisions of geography; the spatial anal…
58 terms
AP-Human Geography Unit 1- Geography: Nature and Perspectives
Absolute location
Built Landscape
Cartogram
Census
The position or place of a certain item on the surface of the…
An environment defined by features and patterns of human inte…
A set of data, usually statistical, diagrammatically projecte…
A periodic and official count of a country's population
Absolute location
The position or place of a certain item on the surface of the…
Built Landscape
An environment defined by features and patterns of human inte…
58 terms
AP-Human Geography Unit 1- Geography: Nature and Perspectives
Absolute location
Built Landscape
Cartogram
Census
The position or place of a certain item on the surface of the…
An environment defined by features and patterns of human inte…
A set of data, usually statistical, diagrammatically projecte…
A periodic and official count of a country's population
Absolute location
The position or place of a certain item on the surface of the…
Built Landscape
An environment defined by features and patterns of human inte…
92 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 1
Two types of location
absolute location
relative location
2 characteristics for place
absolute & relative
specific place, uses grids, longitude & latitude
directional words & using distance
physical & human
Two types of location
absolute & relative
absolute location
specific place, uses grids, longitude & latitude
27 terms
HG Unit 1 - Introduction to Human Geography
geography
equator
globe
topographic map
The study of the earth and the physical and human features.
The imaginary line of latitude that encircles the middle of e…
A three-dimensional representation of earth.
A reference map that shows natural features (mountains, river…
geography
The study of the earth and the physical and human features.
equator
The imaginary line of latitude that encircles the middle of e…
76 terms
Barron's Human Geography Unit 1
Anthropogenic
Absolute location
Relative location
Absolute distance
Caused or produced by humans
Position on Earth's surface using the coordinate system of lo…
Position on Earth's surface relative to other features. (Ex:…
Exact measurement of the physical space between two places.
Anthropogenic
Caused or produced by humans
Absolute location
Position on Earth's surface using the coordinate system of lo…
29 terms
Khalil's human geography unit 1
Physical geography
human geography
region
scale
distribution of natural features
the study of cultural features etc.
an area of earth distinguished by a distinctive combination
a relationship between the portion of earth studied and it as…
Physical geography
distribution of natural features
human geography
the study of cultural features etc.
40 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 1 Review
Latitude
Longitude
GPS
GIS
The numbering system used to indicate the location of paralle…
The numbering system used to indicate the location of meridia…
A system that determines the precise position of something on…
A computer system that stores, organizes, analyzes, and displ…
Latitude
The numbering system used to indicate the location of paralle…
Longitude
The numbering system used to indicate the location of meridia…
12 terms
Types Of Maps: Unit 1 AP Human Geography
Mercator
Azimuthal
Robinson
Peters
Straight meridians and parallels that intersect at right angl…
Directions from a central point are preserved; usually these…
Distorts shape, area, scale, and distance in an attempt to ba…
Equal area cylindrical, areas of equal size on the globe are…
Mercator
Straight meridians and parallels that intersect at right angl…
Azimuthal
Directions from a central point are preserved; usually these…
85 terms
Barron's AP Human Geography - Unit 1
Absolute distance
Absolute location
Accessibility
Anthropogenic
A distance that can be measured with a standard unit of lengt…
The exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
The relative ease with which a destination may be reached fro…
Human-induced changes on the natural environment.
Absolute distance
A distance that can be measured with a standard unit of lengt…
Absolute location
The exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
123 terms
Human Geography Unit 1
Location
2 Components of Location
Relative Location
Place
The exact position of something on the face of earth.
Absolute and Relative
Position of one point in relation to another.
The human and physical characteristics of a location.
Location
The exact position of something on the face of earth.
2 Components of Location
Absolute and Relative
85 terms
Barron's AP Human Geography - Unit 1
Absolute distance
Absolute location
Accessibility
Anthropogenic
A distance that can be measured with a standard unit of lengt…
The exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
The relative ease with which a destination may be reached fro…
Human-induced changes on the natural environment.
Absolute distance
A distance that can be measured with a standard unit of lengt…
Absolute location
The exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
48 terms
Human Geography Unit I: Geography, It's Nature and Perspectives
Absolute Location
Absolute Distance
Accessibility
Administrative Regions
-the precise location of any object or place on the earth's s…
-the exact measure of the separation between two points using…
-Relative ease with which you, goods, and/or ideas can reach…
-Politically determined, boundaries are exact.... -Are hierarchi…
Absolute Location
-the precise location of any object or place on the earth's s…
Absolute Distance
-the exact measure of the separation between two points using…
85 terms
Barron's AP Human Geography - Unit 1
Absolute distance
Absolute location
Accessibility
Anthropogenic
A distance that can be measured with a standard unit of lengt…
The exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
The relative ease with which a destination may be reached fro…
Human-induced changes on the natural environment.
Absolute distance
A distance that can be measured with a standard unit of lengt…
Absolute location
The exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
17 terms
Unit 1 (AP Human Geography)
Remote Sensing
GPS (Global Positioning System)
GIS (Geographic Information System)
Absolute Location
Pictures taken above Earths crust
Precise location... Navigation primary purpose... Surveillance... U…
Super-accurate maps with different layers... Used to study relat…
latitude/longitude... Benefits of GPS (Global Positioning Syste…
Remote Sensing
Pictures taken above Earths crust
GPS (Global Positioning System)
Precise location... Navigation primary purpose... Surveillance... U…
60 terms
Barron's Human Geography Unit 1
Anthropogenic
Absolute location
Relative location
Absolute distance
Caused or produced by humans
Position on Earth's surface using the coordinate system of lo…
Position on Earth's surface relative to other features. (Ex:…
Exact measurement of the physical space between two places.
Anthropogenic
Caused or produced by humans
Absolute location
Position on Earth's surface using the coordinate system of lo…
60 terms
Barron's Human Geography Unit 1
Anthropogenic
Absolute location
Relative location
Absolute distance
Caused or produced by humans
Position on Earth's surface using the coordinate system of lo…
Position on Earth's surface relative to other features. (Ex:…
Exact measurement of the physical space between two places.
Anthropogenic
Caused or produced by humans
Absolute location
Position on Earth's surface using the coordinate system of lo…
Human Geography Unit-1
Built Landscape
Meridian (prime)
Sequent Occupance
Cultural Attributes
Land that is represented by its features and its use of natur…
Any line of longitude (which goes through both poles) [Prime…
The past people that have occupied one space over time
The way of life of a certain culture and its people
Built Landscape
Land that is represented by its features and its use of natur…
Meridian (prime)
Any line of longitude (which goes through both poles) [Prime…
85 terms
Barron's AP Human Geography - Unit 1
Absolute distance
Absolute location
Accessibility
Anthropogenic
A distance that can be measured with a standard unit of lengt…
The exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
The relative ease with which a destination may be reached fro…
Human-induced changes on the natural environment.
Absolute distance
A distance that can be measured with a standard unit of lengt…
Absolute location
The exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
85 terms
Barron's AP Human Geography - Unit 1
Absolute distance
Absolute location
Accessibility
Anthropogenic
A distance that can be measured with a standard unit of lengt…
The exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
The relative ease with which a destination may be reached fro…
Human-induced changes on the natural environment.
Absolute distance
A distance that can be measured with a standard unit of lengt…
Absolute location
The exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
36 terms
Unit 1 Human Geography
Culture
Cultural Imperialism
Cultural Syncretism
Universalizing Religions
A behavior shared by a group of people
An active promotion of one cultural system at the expense of…
The blending of forces to form a new form of culture
Religions that attempt to appeal to everyone & seek converts
Culture
A behavior shared by a group of people
Cultural Imperialism
An active promotion of one cultural system at the expense of…
Human Geography Unit 1
Accessiblility
Built Landscape
Centralized Pattern
Clustered/ Agglomerated
The opportunity for contact or interaction from a given point…
An area of land represented by its features and patterns of h…
Clustered or concentrated at a certain place
If the objects in an area are close together
Accessiblility
The opportunity for contact or interaction from a given point…
Built Landscape
An area of land represented by its features and patterns of h…
81 terms
Human Geography unit 1
Human geography
map scale
map projection
map type
The study of where and why human activities are located where…
type of map distortion: maps are smaller than the reality the…
occurs bc you must transform curved earth onto flat plane
you can display the same info on different types of maps
Human geography
The study of where and why human activities are located where…
map scale
type of map distortion: maps are smaller than the reality the…
95 terms
Unit 1: Human Geography
Absolute Location
Absolute Distance
Accessibility
Anthropogenic
Exact position of an object or place, measured within the spa…
A distance that can be measured with a standard unit of lengt…
the relative ease with which a destination may be reached fro…
Human - induced changes on the natural environment
Absolute Location
Exact position of an object or place, measured within the spa…
Absolute Distance
A distance that can be measured with a standard unit of lengt…
35 terms
AP Human Geography-Unit 1
cartography
contagious diffusion
culture
density
the science of making maps
The rapid, widespread diffusion of a feature or trend through…
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
The amount of a particular feature within a given area.
cartography
the science of making maps
contagious diffusion
The rapid, widespread diffusion of a feature or trend through…
44 terms
AP Human Geography-Unit 1
cartography
contagious diffusion
cultural ecology
culture
the science of making maps
The rapid, widespread diffusion of a feature or trend through…
Geographic approach that emphasizes human-environment relatio…
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
cartography
the science of making maps
contagious diffusion
The rapid, widespread diffusion of a feature or trend through…
20 terms
Unit 1 Human Geography Review
Anglocentric:
Cardinal Directions
Choropleth Maps
Cognitive Maps aka Mental Maps
Map that is focused on English culture
North, East, South, West
Maps that show a pattern of a variable by using various color…
Maps drawn from memory
Anglocentric:
Map that is focused on English culture
Cardinal Directions
North, East, South, West
10 terms
Types Of Maps: Unit 1 AP Human Geography
Mercator
Azimuthal
Robinson
Peters
Straight meridians and parallels that intersect at right angl…
Directions from a central point are preserved; usually these…
Distorts shape, area, scale, and distance in an attempt to ba…
Equal area cylindrical, areas of equal size on the globe are…
Mercator
Straight meridians and parallels that intersect at right angl…
Azimuthal
Directions from a central point are preserved; usually these…
57 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 1: Geography It's Nature And Perspectives
Location
Place
Regionalization
Space
the position of something on earth's surface
specific point on earth with physical characteristics that ma…
organization of earth's surface into distinct areas that are…
the physical gap or distance between two objects
Location
the position of something on earth's surface
Place
specific point on earth with physical characteristics that ma…
58 terms
AP-Human Geography Unit 1- Geography: Nature and Perspectives
Absolute location
Built Landscape
Cartogram
Census
The position or place of a certain item on the surface of the…
An environment defined by features and patterns of human inte…
A set of data, usually statistical, diagrammatically projecte…
A periodic and official count of a country's population
Absolute location
The position or place of a certain item on the surface of the…
Built Landscape
An environment defined by features and patterns of human inte…
83 terms
Human Geography Unit 1
Absolute Location
Azimuthal Projection
Carl Sauer
Cartogram
Uses a coordinate system to show the precise plotting of wher…
produces a circular map with a chosen point. Directions from…
Argued that cultural landscapes should be the focus of human…
Distorts the size and shape of a map to show statistical data..
Absolute Location
Uses a coordinate system to show the precise plotting of wher…
Azimuthal Projection
produces a circular map with a chosen point. Directions from…
38 terms
Human Geography Unit 1
Map Projections
Absolute Location
Relative Location
Elevation
way the earth is projected onto a surface
provides a definite location
location based off of what is surrounding it
height
Map Projections
way the earth is projected onto a surface
Absolute Location
provides a definite location
26 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 1
Place
Region
Physical Geography
Human Geography
A specific geographic setting with distinctive physical, soci…
A territory that encompasses many places all or most of which…
Deals with Earth's natural processes and their outcomes inclu…
Deals with the spatial organization of human activities and w…
Place
A specific geographic setting with distinctive physical, soci…
Region
A territory that encompasses many places all or most of which…
20 terms
Human Geography Unit 1: Geography It's Nature & Perspective
Globalization
Spatial Interaction
Environmental Determinism
Possibilism
The expansion of economic, political, and cultural processes…
The movement of people, goods, and idea within and across geo…
The view that the natural environment has a controlling influ…
When the natural environment merely serves to limit the tense…
Globalization
The expansion of economic, political, and cultural processes…
Spatial Interaction
The movement of people, goods, and idea within and across geo…
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