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AP Human Geography Unit 2
Agricultural Density
Arable Land
Physiological Density
Arithmetic Population Density
Number of Farmers divided by the arable land
Land suitable for farming/agriculture
Population of a region / arable (farmable) land
Population of a region divided by total land area.
Agricultural Density
Number of Farmers divided by the arable land
Arable Land
Land suitable for farming/agriculture
AP Human Geography - Religion
Religion
Secularism
Monotheistic Religion
Polytheistic Religion
A system of beliefs and practices that attempts to order life…
The idea that ethical and moral standards should be formulate…
The doctrine of a belief in the existence of only one God
Belief system in which multiple deities are revered as creato…
Religion
A system of beliefs and practices that attempts to order life…
Secularism
The idea that ethical and moral standards should be formulate…
54 terms
AP Human Geography Chapter 2
agricultural revolution
arithmetic density
Census
Crude Birth Rate (CBR)
the development of farming; there have been several throughou…
The total number of people divided by the total land area
A complete enumeration of a population
The number of live births in a year for every 1,000 people al…
agricultural revolution
the development of farming; there have been several throughou…
arithmetic density
The total number of people divided by the total land area
AP Human Geography Models
Population Pyramid
Demographic Transition Model
Epidemiological Transition Model
Malthus' Theory
Population Pyramid
Demographic Transition Model
35 terms
AP Human Geography-Unit 2
Age distribution
Agricultural density
Arithmetic density
Cairo conference
a model used in population geography that describes the ages…
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 war time conference held at Cairo, Egypt that was attended…
Age distribution
a model used in population geography that describes the ages…
Agricultural density
The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
471 terms
AP Human Geography Review 2016
absolute location
cartography
circular pattern
cultural landscapes
The exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
science or art of making maps
Objects that circle another object, another name for it is Ce…
The products of complex interactions between humans and their…
absolute location
The exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
cartography
science or art of making maps
126 terms
AP Human Geography Chapter 1
What percent of the world is malnouris…
What makes up the majority of the 1/7th?
What region is mostly malnourished?
Why do wealthier countries benefit mor…
1 out of 7 (about 1 billion)
Women and Children
Sub-Saharan Africa... http://www.transportintelligence.com/marke…
They can afford to buy more food than the poorer countries
What percent of the world is malnouris…
1 out of 7 (about 1 billion)
What makes up the majority of the 1/7th?
Women and Children
65 terms
AP Human Geography Acronyms
AONB
BP
BPO
BRIC bloc
Area of Natural Beauty
Before Present
business process outsourcing
Brazil, Russia, India, China
AONB
Area of Natural Beauty
BP
Before Present
AP Human Geography Chapter 1
What percent of the world is malnouris…
What makes up the majority of the 1/7th?
What region is mostly malnourished?
Why do wealthier countries benefit mor…
1 out of 7 (about 1 billion)
Women and Children
Sub-Saharan Africa... http://www.transportintelligence.com/marke…
They can afford to buy more food than the poorer countries
What percent of the world is malnouris…
1 out of 7 (about 1 billion)
What makes up the majority of the 1/7th?
Women and Children
918 terms
AP Human Geography ALL TERMS
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
40 terms
AP Human Geography: Migration
Activity Space
Asylum Seeker
Brain Drain
Chain Migration
The space within which daily life occurs.
Someone who has migrated to another country in the hope of be…
Large scale emigration by talented people.
Migration of people to a specific location because relatives…
Activity Space
The space within which daily life occurs.
Asylum Seeker
Someone who has migrated to another country in the hope of be…
71 terms
AP Human Geography: Culture Review
culture
habit
custom
Refers to the totality of customs of a…
common set of beliefs, attitudes, norms, and values
a repetitive action of an individual
a repetitive action of a group
Culture
culture
common set of beliefs, attitudes, norms, and values
habit
a repetitive action of an individual
AP Human Geography chapter 1
map
cartography
map scale
projection
two dimension or flat scale model of Earth's surface, or a po…
science of mapmaking
amount of area covered on a map and level of detail
scientific method of transferring locations on Earth's surfac…
map
two dimension or flat scale model of Earth's surface, or a po…
cartography
science of mapmaking
108 terms
AP Human Geography-Unit 3
culture
folk/local culture
folklore
popular culture
a group of belief systems, norms, and values practiced by a p…
how a group of people in a place that see themselves and shar…
the traditional beliefs, customs, and stories of a community,…
large culture that incorporates heterogeneous populations, is…
culture
a group of belief systems, norms, and values practiced by a p…
folk/local culture
how a group of people in a place that see themselves and shar…
54 terms
AP Human Geography
geography
cartography
eratosthenes
ptolemy
the study of where things are found on earth's surface and th…
science of mapmaking
(276-195BC) Greek who showed that the Earth was round and cal…
Alexandrian astronomer who proposed a geocentric system of as…
geography
the study of where things are found on earth's surface and th…
cartography
science of mapmaking
AP Human Geography Urban Models
Concentric Zone Model
Sector Model
Multiple Nuclei Model
Urban Realms Model
Concentric Zone Model
Sector Model
85 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 2
Agricultural Density
Arable Land
Physiological Density
Arithmetic Population Density
Number of Farmers / arable land
Land suitable for farming/agriculture
Population of a region / arable (farmable) land
Population of a region divided by total land area.
Agricultural Density
Number of Farmers / arable land
Arable Land
Land suitable for farming/agriculture
51 terms
AP Human Geography - Religion
Religion
Secularism
Secular
Monotheistic Religion
a system of beliefs and practices that attempts to order life…
the idea that ethical and moral standards should be formulate…
About one-sixth of the world's population is indifferent to o…
belief system in which one supreme being is revered as creato…
Religion
a system of beliefs and practices that attempts to order life…
Secularism
the idea that ethical and moral standards should be formulate…
159 terms
AP Human Geography Review
Cartography
Aristotle
Eratosthenes
Robinson Projection
the science of making maps
the person who first demonstrated that the Earth is round
the first person to use the term "geography"
Useful for displaying information across oceans, but the land…
Cartography
the science of making maps
Aristotle
the person who first demonstrated that the Earth is round
AP Human Geography-Ethnicity
Apartheid
Balkanization
Balkanized
Blockbusting
Definition: Laws (no longer in effect) in South Africa that p…
Definition: Process by which a state breaks down through conf…
a small geographic area that couldn't successfully b organize…
Definition: A process by which real estate agents convince wh…
Apartheid
Definition: Laws (no longer in effect) in South Africa that p…
Balkanization
Definition: Process by which a state breaks down through conf…
42 terms
AP Human Geography Chapter 8: Political Geography
Political Geography
State
Territory
Territoriality
A subdivision of human geography focused on the nature and im…
A politically organized territory that is administered by a s…
Area of land controlled by a nation.
In political geography, a country's or more local community's…
Political Geography
A subdivision of human geography focused on the nature and im…
State
A politically organized territory that is administered by a s…
33 terms
AP Human Geography - Language
Creole
Dialect
Extinct Language
Ideogram
a language that began as a pidgin language but was later adop…
local or regional characteristics of a language. More than ju…
A language that is going extinct
pictures that symbolize ideas
Creole
a language that began as a pidgin language but was later adop…
Dialect
local or regional characteristics of a language. More than ju…
AP Human Geography - Industrialization
Agglomeration
External Economies of Scale
Assembly Line Production
Break of Bulk Point
The clustering of productive activities and people for mutual…
as the size of an industry grows larger or more clustered, th…
In a factory, an arrangement where a product is moved from wo…
a place where goods are transferred from one mode of transpor…
Agglomeration
The clustering of productive activities and people for mutual…
External Economies of Scale
as the size of an industry grows larger or more clustered, th…
Ap Human Geography: Migration
Relocation Diffusion
Migration
Mobility
Circulation
The spread of characteristics from one place to another
Permanent movement to a new location
General term for all types of movement from one place to anot…
Repetitive movement that occurs on a regular basis
Relocation Diffusion
The spread of characteristics from one place to another
Migration
Permanent movement to a new location
AP Human Geography - Religion
Religion
Secularism
Monotheistic Religion
Polytheistic Religion
A system of beliefs and practices that attempts to order life…
The idea that ethical and moral standards should be formulate…
The doctrine of a belief in the existence of only one God
Belief system in which multiple deities are revered as creato…
Religion
A system of beliefs and practices that attempts to order life…
Secularism
The idea that ethical and moral standards should be formulate…
32 terms
Ap Human Geography: Migration
Relocation Diffusion
Migration
Mobility
Circulation
The spread of characteristics from one place to another
Permanent movement to a new location
General term for all types of movement from one place to anot…
Repetitive movement that occurs on a regular basis
Relocation Diffusion
The spread of characteristics from one place to another
Migration
Permanent movement to a new location
AP Human Geography Languages
Creolized language
Denglish
Dialect
Ebonics
A language that results from the mixing of a colonizer's lang…
A combination of German and English
A regional variety of a language distinguished by vocabulary,…
A dialect spoken by some African Americans
Creolized language
A language that results from the mixing of a colonizer's lang…
Denglish
A combination of German and English
Maps (AP Human Geography)
Map Scale
Large Scale Maps
Small Scale Maps
Reference Maps
distance on a map relative to the distance on Earth
show small areas in greater detail
Show large areas is less detail
show locations of places as well as human and natural geograp…
Map Scale
distance on a map relative to the distance on Earth
Large Scale Maps
show small areas in greater detail
52 terms
Ap Human Geography: Migration
Relocation Diffusion
Migration
Mobility
Circulation
The spread of characteristics from one place to another
Permanent movement to a new location
General term for all types of movement from one place to anot…
Repetitive movement that occurs on a regular basis
Relocation Diffusion
The spread of characteristics from one place to another
Migration
Permanent movement to a new location
Ap human geography political geography
Annexation
Allocational/resource boundary dispute
Antarctica
Antecedent boundary
the formal act of acquiring something (especially territory)…
Dispute over location and resources
No one owns it
a boundary that existed before the cultural landscape emerged…
Annexation
the formal act of acquiring something (especially territory)…
Allocational/resource boundary dispute
Dispute over location and resources
56 terms
AP Human Geography Chapter 9 - Urban Geography
Urban Morphology
City
Urban
Agricultural Village
study of the physical form and structure of urban places
conglomeration of people and buildings clustered together to…
entire built-up, nonrural area and its population, including…
a relatively small, egalitarian village, where most of the po…
Urban Morphology
study of the physical form and structure of urban places
City
conglomeration of people and buildings clustered together to…
AP Human Geography Chapter 2
Agricultural Density
Arable Land
Physiological Density
Arithmetic Population Density
Number of Farmers / arable land
Land suitable for farming/agriculture
Population of a region / arable (farmable) land
Population of a region divided by total land area.
Agricultural Density
Number of Farmers / arable land
Arable Land
Land suitable for farming/agriculture
AP Human Geography Acronyms
AONB
BP
BPO
BRIC bloc
Area of Natural Beauty
Before Present
business process outsourcing
Brazil, Russia, India, China
AONB
Area of Natural Beauty
BP
Before Present
74 terms
AP Human Geography: Geography
space
place
region
toponym
geometric surface of the Earth
an area of bounded space of some human importance
a type of place
a place name
space
geometric surface of the Earth
place
an area of bounded space of some human importance
26 terms
AP Human Geography - Religion
Religion
Monotheistic Religion
Polytheistic Religion
Animistic Religion
a system of beliefs and practices that attempts to order life…
belief system in which one supreme being is revered as creato…
belief system in which multiple deities are revered as creato…
the belief that inanimate objects, such as hills, trees, rock…
Religion
a system of beliefs and practices that attempts to order life…
Monotheistic Religion
belief system in which one supreme being is revered as creato…
35 terms
AP Human Geography: Language
Dialect
Esperanto
Extinct Language
Ideogram
a regional variety of a language, with differences in vocabul…
an artificial language based as far as possible on words comm…
A language that was once used by people in daily activities b…
symbol that stands for a concept rather than a word
Dialect
a regional variety of a language, with differences in vocabul…
Esperanto
an artificial language based as far as possible on words comm…
AP Human Geography Population
arithmetic density
Census
Crude Birth Rate (CBR)
Crude Death Rate (CDR)
The total number of people divided by the total land area
A complete enumeration of a population
The number of live births in a year for every 1,000 people al…
The number of deaths in a year per 1,000 people alive in a so…
arithmetic density
The total number of people divided by the total land area
Census
A complete enumeration of a population
56 terms
AP Human Geography
Acculturation
Assimilation
Biosphere
Cartography
The process of changes in culture that result from the meetin…
The process by which a group's cultural features are altered…
All living organisms on Earth, including plants and animals,…
The science of making maps.
Acculturation
The process of changes in culture that result from the meetin…
Assimilation
The process by which a group's cultural features are altered…
39 terms
Maps (AP Human Geography)
Map Scale
Large Scale Maps
Small Scale Maps
Reference Maps
distance on a map relative to the distance on Earth
show small areas in greater detail
Show large areas is less detail
show locations of places as well as human and natural geograp…
Map Scale
distance on a map relative to the distance on Earth
Large Scale Maps
show small areas in greater detail
90 terms
AP Human Geography Chapter 5
THESE SETS ARE GENERALLY NOT REVISED S…
What is the difference between labor i…
How do Mona Domosh and Joni Seager def…
What is different between genders?
...
US uses men and robotics while Indonesia uses women and kids
a culture's assumptions about the differences between men and…
1. Their character... 2. Their role in society... 3. What they repr…
THESE SETS ARE GENERALLY NOT REVISED S…
...
What is the difference between labor i…
US uses men and robotics while Indonesia uses women and kids
25 terms
AP Human Geography Chapter 13
acid percipitation
aquifer
biome
dead zones
contains a low ph often because of the pollution of the atmos…
An underground formation that contains groundwater
A group of ecosystems that have the same climate and similar…
An area of water where there is no oxygen left.
acid percipitation
contains a low ph often because of the pollution of the atmos…
aquifer
An underground formation that contains groundwater
AP Human Geography: Culture
culture
habit
custom
________ refers to the totality of cus…
common set of beliefs, attitudes, norms, and values
a repetitive action of an individual
a repetitive action of a group
Culture
culture
common set of beliefs, attitudes, norms, and values
habit
a repetitive action of an individual
AP Human Geography: Language
Accent
Dialect
Esperanto
Extinct Language
A distinctive mode of pronunciation of a language, especially…
A particular form of a language that is particular to a speci…
An artificial language devised in 1887 as an international me…
An extinct language is a language that no longer has any spea…
Accent
A distinctive mode of pronunciation of a language, especially…
Dialect
A particular form of a language that is particular to a speci…
54 terms
Agriculture-AP Human Geography
Agribusiness
Agricultural hearths
Agriculture
Animal Domestication
Commercial agriculture characterized by integration of differ…
Places where agriculture first developed and originated.
The art and science of producing food from the land and tendi…
genetic modification of an animal such that it is rendered mo…
Agribusiness
Commercial agriculture characterized by integration of differ…
Agricultural hearths
Places where agriculture first developed and originated.
20 terms
AP Human Geography Language Unit
Literary Tradition
Approximately, how many languages are…
Language family
Indo-European
A system of writing- helps cultural continuity... -Mandarin=olde…
It is estimated that between 4000 to 8000 different languages…
Collection of related languages with a common history with a…
Largest language family- (Western Hemisphere, Europe, India)…
Literary Tradition
A system of writing- helps cultural continuity... -Mandarin=olde…
Approximately, how many languages are…
It is estimated that between 4000 to 8000 different languages…
19 terms
AP Human Geography Important Geographers
Ernest Burgess
Walter Christaller
Alfred Weber
George Perkins Marsh
Geographer who created the Concentric Zone Model of the North…
central place theory, hexagonal hinterlands
developed a model on how to understand industrial locations i…
suggested humans are a significant agent of environmental cha…
Ernest Burgess
Geographer who created the Concentric Zone Model of the North…
Walter Christaller
central place theory, hexagonal hinterlands
239 terms
AP Human Geography Exam Review
absolute location
acculturation
agglomeration effects
agribusiness
The actual space a place occupies on Earth's surface
The change that occurs within a culture when it adopts a prac…
The cost advantages (external economies) for an individual co…
Commercial agriculture in which large corporations own and op…
absolute location
The actual space a place occupies on Earth's surface
acculturation
The change that occurs within a culture when it adopts a prac…
AP Human Geography Chapter 5
THESE SETS ARE GENERALLY NOT REVISED S…
What is the difference between labor i…
How do Mona Domosh and Joni Seager def…
What is different between genders?
...
US uses men and robotics while Indonesia uses women and kids
a culture's assumptions about the differences between men and…
1. Their character... 2. Their role in society... 3. What they repr…
THESE SETS ARE GENERALLY NOT REVISED S…
...
What is the difference between labor i…
US uses men and robotics while Indonesia uses women and kids
65 terms
AP Human Geography Acronyms
AONB
BP
BPO
BRIC bloc
Area of Natural Beauty
Before Present
business process outsourcing
Brazil, Russia, India, China
AONB
Area of Natural Beauty
BP
Before Present
58 terms
AP Human Geography: Political Geography
Antecedent Boundary
Balance of Power
Boundary
Buffer State
A boundary that was drawn across an area prior to the area be…
A condition of roughly equal strength between opposing countr…
An invisible line that marks the extent of a state's territory
A neutral state between two warring states (e.g. Mongolia, be…
Antecedent Boundary
A boundary that was drawn across an area prior to the area be…
Balance of Power
A condition of roughly equal strength between opposing countr…
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