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77 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 1
Built landscape
Connectivity
Cultural Landscape
Culture
an area of land represented by its features and patterns of h…
the directness of routes linking pairs of places; an indicati…
A combination of cultural features such as language and relig…
way of life of a group of people--the behaviors, beliefs, val…
Built landscape
an area of land represented by its features and patterns of h…
Connectivity
the directness of routes linking pairs of places; an indicati…
32 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 1: Geography
Absolute location
Cultural landscape
Density
Formal region/Uniform region
The actual space a place occupies on the Earths surface using…
The unique landscape made up of all parts of a culture both m…
The number of an item within a unit area.
A region with a high level of consistency in a certain or phy…
Absolute location
The actual space a place occupies on the Earths surface using…
Cultural landscape
The unique landscape made up of all parts of a culture both m…
30 terms
Unit 1: Human Geography
Human Geography
Culture
Cultural Diffusion
Cultural Hearths
the study of the world, its people, communities, and cultures
the beliefs, customs, arts, and other products of human thoug…
the spreading of cultural ideas or products from their place…
a site of innovation from which basic ideas, materials, and t…
Human Geography
the study of the world, its people, communities, and cultures
Culture
the beliefs, customs, arts, and other products of human thoug…
Unit 1: Human Geography (Simple Definitions)
Human Geography
Physical Geography
Phenomena
Spatial
The impact of geography on humans and the impact of humans on…
The study of physical features of the earth's surface.
A fact or event of interest.
Pertaining to space on the Earth's surface; "geographic".
Human Geography
The impact of geography on humans and the impact of humans on…
Physical Geography
The study of physical features of the earth's surface.
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unit 1 a.p human geography
Geography
Who invented geography?
Map
Cartography
the study of where things are found on Earth's surface
Eratosthenes
a two dimensional or flat scale model of Earth's surface or a…
the science of mapmaking
Geography
the study of where things are found on Earth's surface
Who invented geography?
Eratosthenes
Human Geography Unit 1
Migration
Immigrant
Emigrant
Refugee
Migration is when people move permanently or for some length…
Someone entering a new country with the intention of living t…
Someone leaving their country of residence to move to another…
A person who has been forced to flee their country for safety.
Migration
Migration is when people move permanently or for some length…
Immigrant
Someone entering a new country with the intention of living t…
AP Human Geography: Unit 1: Nature and it's Perspectives
human geography
physical geography
absolute location
relative location
one of the two major divisions of geography; the spatial anal…
one of the two major divisions of systematic geography; the s…
The position of place of a certain item on the surface of the…
The regional position or situation of a place relative to the…
human geography
one of the two major divisions of geography; the spatial anal…
physical geography
one of the two major divisions of systematic geography; the s…
Human Geography Unit 1
What are the three levels of questions?
What is the importance of geography?
What are the three systems of geography?
Spatial perspective
Literal - answered plainly, one answer ... Interpretive - interp…
Associated with numerous jobs ... Understand where we are, natur…
Physical - landforms, climates, rivers... Human - culture, migra…
Deeper meaning of locations... Focuses on location of humans as…
What are the three levels of questions?
Literal - answered plainly, one answer ... Interpretive - interp…
What is the importance of geography?
Associated with numerous jobs ... Understand where we are, natur…
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
Location
Place
Region
Human-Environmental
Theme of geography, includes absolute and relative types
Theme of geography, includes cultural and physical types
Theme of geography, can be formal, functional, perceptual/ver…
Theme of geography, possibilism vs environmental determinism
Location
Theme of geography, includes absolute and relative types
Place
Theme of geography, includes cultural and physical types
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Unit 1 Human Geography
place
region
space
scale
Specific point on Earth with characteristics.
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 characteristics.
region
Are distinguished by cultural and physical features.
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Human Geography Unit 1
Abiotic
Absolute location
Agricultural density
Arithmetic density
Composed of nonliving or inorganic matter
exact place on grid system; meridians and parallels
ratio of the number or farmers to the total amount of land su…
ratio of the total number of people divided by the total land…
Abiotic
Composed of nonliving or inorganic matter
Absolute location
exact place on grid system; meridians and parallels
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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…
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 - 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
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…
Unit 1 Human Geography
built landscape
sequent occupance
cultural landscape
arithmetic density
Area of land represented by its features and patterns of huma…
The notion that the success of societies leave their cultural…
combination of cultural features such as language and religio…
total number of objects in an area, commonly used to compare…
built landscape
Area of land represented by its features and patterns of huma…
sequent occupance
The notion that the success of societies leave their cultural…
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…
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…
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…
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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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
29 terms
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
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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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…
73 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 1 Geography Its Nature and Perspectives
Built landscape
Sequent occupance
Cultural Landscape
Density
an area of land represented by its features and patterns of h…
The notion that successive societies leave their cultural imp…
A combination of cultural features such as language and relig…
the frequency with which something occurs in space (can be me…
Built landscape
an area of land represented by its features and patterns of h…
Sequent occupance
The notion that successive societies leave their cultural imp…
40 terms
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
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…
28 terms
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…
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…
5 terms
Human Geography Unit 1
Robinson Projection
Mercator Projection
Homosoline Projection
Peters Projection
Compromise projection most commonly used in textbooks. Has ne…
Compromise projection that preserves accurate compass directi…
Compromise projection that shows accurate sizes and shapes of…
Compromise projection with accurate area of land and water bu…
Robinson Projection
Compromise projection most commonly used in textbooks. Has ne…
Mercator Projection
Compromise projection that preserves accurate compass directi…
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
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.
25 terms
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…
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…
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
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…
13 terms
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…
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…
AP human geography unit 1
Map
Cartography
Scale
Projections
A map is a 2-D or flat-scale model of Earth's surface, or a p…
The science of making maps
The relationship between the portion of earth being studied a…
All projections have some distortion(only a globe has none) D…
Map
A map is a 2-D or flat-scale model of Earth's surface, or a p…
Cartography
The science of making maps
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…
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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