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Place

Region

Scale

Space

A specific point on a body (eg -Earth) distinguished by a par…

An area distinguished by a unique combination of trends or fe…

Generally, the relationship between the portion of Earth bein…

Refers to the physical gapp or interval between two objects.

Place

A specific point on a body (eg -Earth) distinguished by a par…

Region

An area distinguished by a unique combination of trends or fe…

Culture

Folk Culture

Popular Culture

Local Culture

The sum total of knowledge, attitudes and habitual behavior p…

cultural traits such as dress modes, dwellings traditions, an…

Cultural traits such as dress, diet, and music that identify…

Group of people in a particular place who see themselves as a…

Culture

The sum total of knowledge, attitudes and habitual behavior p…

Folk Culture

cultural traits such as dress modes, dwellings traditions, an…

Cartography

Concentration

Contagious diffusion

Cultural ecology

The science of making maps

The spread of something over a given area

The rapid widespread diffusion of a feature or trend througho…

A geographic approach that emphasizes human environment relat…

Cartography

The science of making maps

Concentration

The spread of something over a given area

Culture

Folk Culture

Popular Culture

Local Culture

The sum total of knowledge, attitudes and habitual behavior p…

cultural traits such as dress modes, dwellings traditions, an…

Cultural traits such as dress, diet, and music that identify…

Group of people in a particular place who see themselves as a…

Culture

The sum total of knowledge, attitudes and habitual behavior p…

Folk Culture

cultural traits such as dress modes, dwellings traditions, an…

Agricultural density

Agricultural revolution

Arithmetic density

Census

The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…

The transition from a hunting gathering society to a society…

The total number of people divided by the total land area

A complete and numeration of a population

Agricultural density

The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…

Agricultural revolution

The transition from a hunting gathering society to a society…

(TFR) Total Fertility Rate

Population Density

Arithmetic Population Density

Physiological Pop'n Density

The number of children born per woman

The number of people per size of land-clustered or dispersed

Number of people per unit area of land

Number of people per agriculturally productive land

(TFR) Total Fertility Rate

The number of children born per woman

Population Density

The number of people per size of land-clustered or dispersed

Demography

Reason to study population

Not evenly distributed

East Asia, South Asia, Southeast Asia,…

Study of population charatertics

More people are alive today than ever... World's population incr…

What is uniform (Population is not uniform)

Where is 2/3's of the worlds population located at

Demography

Study of population charatertics

Reason to study population

More people are alive today than ever... World's population incr…

Abiotic

Atmosphere

Biosphere

Biotic

Conposed of nonliving or inorganic matter ( 4 systems : atmos…

Thin layer of gases surrounding earth

All living organisms on earth , including plants and animals…

Composed of living organisms

Abiotic

Conposed of nonliving or inorganic matter ( 4 systems : atmos…

Atmosphere

Thin layer of gases surrounding earth

Agricultural Density

Arithmetic Density

Crude Birth Rate (CBR)

Crude Death Rate (CDR)

The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…

The total number of people divided by the total land area.

The total number of live births in a year for every 1000 peop…

The total number of deaths in a year for every 1000 people al…

Agricultural Density

The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…

Arithmetic Density

The total number of people divided by the total land area.

agricultural revolution

arithmetic density

Census

Crude Birth Rate (CBR)

the development of farming

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

arithmetic density

The total number of people divided by the total land area

Annexation

Antarctica

Apartheid

Balkanization

the action of seizing something, especially a territory

the southernmost continent and the site of the South Pole

the state of being apart

the process of fragmentation or division of a region or state…

Annexation

the action of seizing something, especially a territory

Antarctica

the southernmost continent and the site of the South Pole

agricultural revolution

arithmetic density

Census

Crude Birth Rate (CBR)

the development of farming

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

arithmetic density

The total number of people divided by the total land area

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

Agricultural density

Arithmetic density

carrying capacity

Crude birth rate (CBR)

The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…

The total number of people divided by the total land area

The number of people that a region can support

The total number of live births in a year for every 1,000 peo…

Agricultural density

The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…

Arithmetic density

The total number of people divided by the total land area

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

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

agricultural revolution

arithmetic density

Census

Crude Birth Rate (CBR)

the development of farming

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

arithmetic density

The total number of people divided by the total land area

agricultural density

arithmetic density

census

crude birth rate (CBR)

the ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…

the total number of people divided by the total land area

a complete enumeration of a population

the total number of live births in a year for every 1,000 peo…

agricultural density

the ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…

arithmetic density

the total number of people divided by the total land area

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…

belief system in which one supreme being is revered as creato…

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…

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

asylum seeker

brain drain

chain migration

circulation

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…

short-term, repetitive, or cyclical movements that recur on a…

asylum seeker

someone who has migrated to another country in the hope of be…

brain drain

large-scale emigration by talented people

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

Agricultural density

Agricultural revolution

Arithmetic density

Census

The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…

The time when human beings first domesticated plants and anim…

The total number of people divided by the total land area, US…

A complete enumeration of a population

Agricultural density

The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…

Agricultural revolution

The time when human beings first domesticated plants and anim…

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…

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

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…

agricultural revolution

arithmetic density

Census

Crude Birth Rate (CBR)

the development of farming

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

arithmetic density

The total number of people divided by the total land area

The Origins of Geography

Scale

Map Scale

Ratio or Fraction Scale

The word geo means "earth" and the word graphy means "to writ…

Generally, the relationship between the portion of Earth bein…

The level of detail and the amount of area covered on a map.

Shows the numerical distance between distances on the map and…

The Origins of Geography

The word geo means "earth" and the word graphy means "to writ…

Scale

Generally, the relationship between the portion of Earth bein…

agricultural revolution

arithmetic density

Census

Crude Birth Rate (CBR)

the development of farming

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

arithmetic density

The total number of people divided by the total land area

Population Density

Carrying Capacity

Cohort

Demographic Equation

A measure of total population relative to land size.

The number or quantity of people or things that can be convey…

a population group that's distinguished by a certain characte…

An equation that summarizes the amount of growth or decline i…

Population Density

A measure of total population relative to land size.

Carrying Capacity

The number or quantity of people or things that can be convey…

agricultural revolution

arithmetic density

Census

Crude Birth Rate (CBR)

the development of farming

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

arithmetic density

The total number of people divided by the total land area

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

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…

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

The Origins of Geography

Scale

Map Scale

Ratio or Fraction Scale

The word geo means "earth" and the word graphy means "to writ…

Generally, the relationship between the portion of Earth bein…

The level of detail and the amount of area covered on a map.

Shows the numerical distance between distances on the map and…

The Origins of Geography

The word geo means "earth" and the word graphy means "to writ…

Scale

Generally, the relationship between the portion of Earth bein…

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

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

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

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…

Agriculture

Monoculture:

Polyculture:

Multi cropping

The deliberate effort to modify a portion of Earth's surface…

producing or growing one crop over a wide area

using multiple crops in the same space, and avoiding large st…

growing two or more crops in the same space during a single g…

Agriculture

The deliberate effort to modify a portion of Earth's surface…

Monoculture:

producing or growing one crop over a wide area

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

aspect

azimuthal projection

conformal projection

conic projection

The positional relationship between the glove and the develop…

A map projection in which the plane is the most developable s…

Map that maintains shape but distorts other properties.

Maps that put a cone over the Earth and keep distance intact…

aspect

The positional relationship between the glove and the develop…

azimuthal projection

A map projection in which the plane is the most developable s…

Agricultural density

Agricultural revolution

Arithmetic density

Census

The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…

The time when human beings first domesticated plants and anim…

The total number of people divided by the total land area

A complete enumeration of a population

Agricultural density

The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…

Agricultural revolution

The time when human beings first domesticated plants and anim…

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…

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

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…