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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…
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…
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AP Human Geography Unit 1 Vocab
Base Line
Cartography
Concentration
Contagious Diffusion
An east-west line designated under the Land Ordinance of 1785…
The science of making maps.
The extent of a feature's spread over space.
Rapid, widespread diffusion of a characteristic throughout th…
Base Line
An east-west line designated under the Land Ordinance of 1785…
Cartography
The science of making maps.
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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…
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…
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AP Human Geography Unit 1
Physical Geography
Human Geography
Regional Geography
Environmental Geography
Natural features and processes. ... Ex. Mountains
How human activity affects/is influenced by the Earth's surfa…
Grouping of regions that have common characteristics... Ex. Midd…
What've we done to the environment (often negative) ... Ex. Frac…
Physical Geography
Natural features and processes. ... Ex. Mountains
Human Geography
How human activity affects/is influenced by the Earth's surfa…
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AP Human Geography - Geography Unit 1
Geography
Geographic Realms
Spatial Perspective
GIS (Geographic Information System)
the systematic study of all the spatial patterns of all the p…
Whatever space a geographer is studying
where space is, why it's there, how it could change
computer system that stores, organizes, analyzes & displays g…
Geography
the systematic study of all the spatial patterns of all the p…
Geographic Realms
Whatever space a geographer is studying
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Unit 1 Vocabulary human geography
1. Absolute location
2. cartography
3. distortion
4. formal region
designated using a specific pairing of latitude and longitude
practice of drawing maps
disadvantages for maps depicting the entire world of the: sha…
A type of region marked by a certain degree of ho- mogeneity…
1. Absolute location
designated using a specific pairing of latitude and longitude
2. cartography
practice of drawing maps
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AP Human Geography: Unit 1
Human geography
Physical geography
Absolute location
Relative location
a branch of geography that focuses on the study of patterns a…
the study of physical features of the earth's surface
The exact position of a place on the earth's surface.
the location of something in relation to something else
Human geography
a branch of geography that focuses on the study of patterns a…
Physical geography
the study of physical features of the earth's surface
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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…
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…
30 terms
Barron's AP Human Geography Vocab unit 1
Anthropogenic
Cartography
Cultural ecology
Cultural landscape
Human-induced changes on the natural environment.
Theory and practice of making visual representations of the e…
The study of the interactions between the societies and the n…
The human-modified natural landscape specifically containing…
Anthropogenic
Human-induced changes on the natural environment.
Cartography
Theory and practice of making visual representations of the e…
35 terms
Human Geography Unit 1
Hemisphere
Relative Location
Absolute Location
Longitude (Meridians)
Half of of sphere, or ball-shaped object
General spot where something is located; its place in relatio…
Exact spot where something is located, usually its latitude a…
Distance east or west of the prime meridian, measured in degr…
Hemisphere
Half of of sphere, or ball-shaped object
Relative Location
General spot where something is located; its place in relatio…
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…
45 terms
Human Geography unit 1
Human geography
Site
Situation
Relative location
The study of people and places
What is it like there?... Conditions of a place ... Climate, soil…
What is it near? + or - effects... Connections with other place…
Where something is next to
Human geography
The study of people and places
Site
What is it like there?... Conditions of a place ... Climate, soil…
Unit 1 Human Geography
Projection
4 Types of Distortion
Mercator Projection
Robinson Projection
Scientific Method of transferring locations on Earth's round…
1. Shape... 2. Distance ... 3. Relative Size... 4. Direction
Flat square map that distorts poles. (Relative Size Distortion)
Displays all oceans and the continents look smaller. (Distanc…
Projection
Scientific Method of transferring locations on Earth's round…
4 Types of Distortion
1. Shape... 2. Distance ... 3. Relative Size... 4. Direction
25 terms
Human geography unit1
Geography
Maps
Globe
Equator
Study of distribution of physical and culture features
Two dimensional representation of the earth
Three dimensional representation of the earth
Line that slips earth into northern and Southern Hemisphere
Geography
Study of distribution of physical and culture features
Maps
Two dimensional representation of the earth
Human Geography Unit 1
Globalization Advantages
Globalization Disadvantages
Map
Purposes For Maps
Allows countries to specialize in what they do best, increase…
Economic disadvantages from worldwide competition, Economic I…
A scale model of the real world.
As a reference tool, as a communications tool
Globalization Advantages
Allows countries to specialize in what they do best, increase…
Globalization Disadvantages
Economic disadvantages from worldwide competition, Economic I…
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Human geography unit 1
Agricultural density
Arithmetic density
Base line
Cartography
The ratio of the number if farmers to the total amount of lan…
The total number of people divided by the total land area
An east-west line designated under the land ordinance and num…
The science of making maps
Agricultural density
The ratio of the number if farmers to the total amount of lan…
Arithmetic density
The total number of people divided by the total land area
38 terms
Unit 1 Human Geography
place
region
space
scale
Specific point on earth distinguished by a particular charact…
An area distinguished by a unique combination of trends or fe…
The gap or interval between two objects.
Generally, the relationship between the portion of earth bein…
place
Specific point on earth distinguished by a particular charact…
region
An area distinguished by a unique combination of trends or fe…
33 terms
Human Geography Unit 1
Map
Cartography
Map Scale
Projection
Two dimensional (flat) representation of the earth or part of…
Science of making maps
Relationship between the size of an object on a map and the a…
System used to transfer location from the earth's surface to…
Map
Two dimensional (flat) representation of the earth or part of…
Cartography
Science of making maps
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Unit 1 Human Geography
Agricultural Density
Arithmetic
Base Line
Cartography
The ratio the farmers to the total amount of agricultural land
number of people divided by land area
An east-west line under Land Ordinance, surveying and numberi…
Making of maps
Agricultural Density
The ratio the farmers to the total amount of agricultural land
Arithmetic
number of people divided by land area
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HUMAN GEOGRAPHY UNIT 1
Human Geography
Functional Region
Vernacular Region
space
the branch of geography dealing with how human activity affec…
An area organized around a node or focal point. ... With many th…
An area that people believe exists as part of their cultural…
The physical gap or interval between two objects.
Human Geography
the branch of geography dealing with how human activity affec…
Functional Region
An area organized around a node or focal point. ... With many th…
26 terms
Human geography unit 1
Gobalization
Physical geography
Human geography
Spatial approach
Interaction between people,companies,and goverment
Focus on plate tectonic and Earth's physical landscape
Focus of humans interaction
Geographical phenomenon
Gobalization
Interaction between people,companies,and goverment
Physical geography
Focus on plate tectonic and Earth's physical landscape
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Human Geography Unit 1
Human Geography
Globalization
Physical Geography
Location
Focuses on how people make places, how we organize space and…
A set of processes that are increasing interactions, deepenin…
The study of physical phenomena on Earth.
Highlights how the geographical position of people and things…
Human Geography
Focuses on how people make places, how we organize space and…
Globalization
A set of processes that are increasing interactions, deepenin…
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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…
20 terms
Human geography unit 1
Human geography
Physical geography
Location
Absolute location
One of the two major divisions in geography; spatial analysis…
One of the two major divisions of systematic geography; spati…
The first theme of geography
Position or place of a certain item on the surface of the ear…
Human geography
One of the two major divisions in geography; spatial analysis…
Physical geography
One of the two major divisions of systematic geography; spati…
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Barron's AP Human Geography Vocab unit 1
Anthropogenic
Cartography
Cultural ecology
Cultural landscape
Human-induced changes on the natural environment.
Theory and practice of making visual representations of the e…
The study of the interactions between the societies and the n…
The human-modified natural landscape specifically containing…
Anthropogenic
Human-induced changes on the natural environment.
Cartography
Theory and practice of making visual representations of the e…
26 terms
Human Geography Unit 1
Globalisation
Factors that accelerate globalisation:…
Factors that accelerate globalisation:…
Factors that accelerate globalisation:…
The process by which people, cultures, money goods and inform…
Have brought culture as well as economic changes to places wh…
1960's Boeing 747 made international travel a common thing. R…
Computer aided design and manufacturing have allowed it to be…
Globalisation
The process by which people, cultures, money goods and inform…
Factors that accelerate globalisation:…
Have brought culture as well as economic changes to places wh…
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Unit 1 Human Geography
Maps
Scale
Projection
Distortion
a two-dimensional, or flat, representation of Earth's surface…
Generally, the relationship between the portion if Earth bein…
A system used to transfer locations from Earth's surface to a…
things distorted on a map; shape, distance, relative size, an…
Maps
a two-dimensional, or flat, representation of Earth's surface…
Scale
Generally, the relationship between the portion if Earth bein…
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AP Human Geography unit 1
Absolute location
Cartography
Circular pattern
Cultural landscapes
Exact location of a place using latitude and longitude lines.
The art to making maps and charts.
A pattern, where the objects are placed around another object.
Landscape that have been changed by human society which refle…
Absolute location
Exact location of a place using latitude and longitude lines.
Cartography
The art to making maps and charts.
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Unit 1: Human Geography
Climate (map)
Physical Features (map)
Vegetation (map)
Population Density (map)
Shows information about the climate, and the countries (water…
Shows information about earths physical features including bo…
Shows information about what types of plants are located base…
Shows information about how crowded (populated) a place is du…
Climate (map)
Shows information about the climate, and the countries (water…
Physical Features (map)
Shows information about earths physical features including bo…
54 terms
Human Geography Unit 1
Physical Geography Tradition
Human Environment Tradition
Spatial Tradition
Regional Tradition
Earth-science tradition. Lithosphere, hydrosphere, biosphere.…
Man-Land Tradition. Human impact on nature. Impact of nature…
Location Tradition. Mapping, spatial analysis, transportation…
Area Studies Tradition. Description of regions/areas. World r…
Physical Geography Tradition
Earth-science tradition. Lithosphere, hydrosphere, biosphere.…
Human Environment Tradition
Man-Land Tradition. Human impact on nature. Impact of nature…
Unit 1 human geography
Human geography
Globalization
5 themes of geography
Cultural landscape
The study of people and cultures, industry, enviorment and po…
Expansion of something until it becomes global
Location, place, region, human-environment interaction, movem…
Includes all human made changes that involve the surface
Human geography
The study of people and cultures, industry, enviorment and po…
Globalization
Expansion of something until it becomes global
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Barron's AP Human Geography Vocab unit 1
Anthropogenic
Cartography
Cultural ecology
Cultural landscape
Human-induced changes on the natural environment.
Theory and practice of making visual representations of the e…
The study of the interactions between the societies and the n…
The human-modified natural landscape specifically containing…
Anthropogenic
Human-induced changes on the natural environment.
Cartography
Theory and practice of making visual representations of the e…
74 terms
Nico's Unit 1 AP Human Geography Flashcards
Aggregation
Agricultural Density
Arithmetic Density
Base Line
The level at which information is revealed on a map.
The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
The total number of people divided by the total land area.
An east-west line designated under the Land Ordinance of 1785…
Aggregation
The level at which information is revealed on a map.
Agricultural Density
The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
38 terms
Unit 1 Human Geography
place
region
space
scale
Specific point on Earth with physical and humanistic characte…
Are distinguished by cultural and physical features.
The gap or interval between two objects.
Generally, the relationship between the portion of earth bein…
place
Specific point on Earth with physical and humanistic characte…
region
Are distinguished by cultural and physical features.
32 terms
Human Geography Unit 1
Place
Region
Scale
Space
A specific point on Earth distinguished by a particular chara…
An area distinguished by a unique combination of trends or fe…
Generally, the relationship between the portion of Earth bein…
The physical gap or interval between two objects.
Place
A specific point on Earth distinguished by a particular chara…
Region
An area distinguished by a unique combination of trends or fe…
19 terms
Barron's AP Human Geography Vocab unit 1
Anthropogenic
Cartography
Cultural ecology
Cultural landscape
Human-induced changes on the natural environment.
Theory and practice of making visual representations of the e…
The study of the interactions between the societies and the n…
The human-modified natural landscape specifically containing…
Anthropogenic
Human-induced changes on the natural environment.
Cartography
Theory and practice of making visual representations of the e…
Human Geography Unit 1-
What's Human Geography?
Map
Globe
7 continents
Human Geography is how a human's activity is to the Earth.
-Easily Locate a place ... -Easy to handle ... -show close-up
-The only accurate map of the World
North America,South America, Asia,Australia, Europe,Antarctic…
What's Human Geography?
Human Geography is how a human's activity is to the Earth.
Map
-Easily Locate a place ... -Easy to handle ... -show close-up
90 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 1
What do human geographers study?
What advances have caused people to be…
What modern technology contributes to…
What is time-space compression?
how people make places, how we organize space and society, ho…
communication and technology
radio signals, social media, cellphones, GPS
the increase in transportation and communications causes the…
What do human geographers study?
how people make places, how we organize space and society, ho…
What advances have caused people to be…
communication and technology
61 terms
Unit 1 Human Geography
What is human geography?
What is economic globalization?
What is diffusion?
What are the three main types of diffu…
-How people make places... -How we organize space and society... -H…
-Makes the people and places of the world look and act more a…
-The spread of an idea or innovation
-Relocation diffusion... -Hierarchal diffusion... -Contagious diffu…
What is human geography?
-How people make places... -How we organize space and society... -H…
What is economic globalization?
-Makes the people and places of the world look and act more a…
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
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Human Geography Unit 1: Geography
changing attributes of place
cultural landscape
arithmetic density
physiological density
the way land is changed as modernization and migration 'take…
a combination of features such as language and religion, econ…
the total number of people per unit of land
the total number of people per unit of arable land
changing attributes of place
the way land is changed as modernization and migration 'take…
cultural landscape
a combination of features such as language and religion, econ…
25 terms
AP Human geography Unit 1
Concentration
Contagious Diffusion
Density
Distance decay
Extent of a feature's spread over space... clustered, agglomer…
rapid, widespread diffusion of a characteristic throughout th…
frequency with which something occurs in space... Measure of the…
The farther away someone is from another, the less likely the…
Concentration
Extent of a feature's spread over space... clustered, agglomer…
Contagious Diffusion
rapid, widespread diffusion of a characteristic throughout th…
27 terms
Human Geography Unit 1
Human geography
Space
Place
Site
"Geography is the why of where."
A region of space with boundaries that can be measured (count…
A specific area of land that can be defined on a map by its e…
The physical definition of a place (land altitudes, water res…
Human geography
"Geography is the why of where."
Space
A region of space with boundaries that can be measured (count…
64 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 1
Location
Site
Situation
Toponym
The position of anything on Earth's surface... ex: Muscatine, I…
The physical character of a place... ex: Climate, soil, vegetat…
The location of a place relative to another place... ex: "It's…
The name given to a portion of the Earth's surface... ex: Washi…
Location
The position of anything on Earth's surface... ex: Muscatine, I…
Site
The physical character of a place... ex: Climate, soil, vegetat…
22 terms
Human Geography: Unit 1
Absolute Location
Cartography
Circular Pattern
Cultural Landscapes
exact location on the earth described by global coordinates:…
the art and science of map-making
objects that circle another object; also known as centralized…
products of interactions between humans and their environment
Absolute Location
exact location on the earth described by global coordinates:…
Cartography
the art and science of map-making
34 terms
Human Geography Unit 1
Geography
Location
Place
Human-environment interaction
is a field of science dedicated to the study of the lands, th…
A particular place or position
a particular position or point in space
Human environment interaction refers to the ways people chang…
Geography
is a field of science dedicated to the study of the lands, th…
Location
A particular place or position
29 terms
Unit 1 Human Geography
Physical Geography
Human Geography
Region
Scale
The distribution of natural features
The study of cultural features
An area of Earth distinguished by a distinctive combination o…
The relationship between the portion of Earth being studied a…
Physical Geography
The distribution of natural features
Human Geography
The study of cultural features
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