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AP Human Geo Unit VII SERVICES Terms
Boomburbs
Central Business District (CBD)
Christaller's Central Place Theory
Galactic City
A city of 100,000 or more whose population has grown at doubl…
The area of the city where retail and office activity is clus…
The idea that explains how services are distributed and why a…
A mini edge city that is connected to another city by beltway…
Boomburbs
A city of 100,000 or more whose population has grown at doubl…
Central Business District (CBD)
The area of the city where retail and office activity is clus…
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AP Human Geo Unit 7
Apartheid
Balkanization
Balkanized
Centripetal Force
An Afrikaans word meaning "the state of being apart" due to r…
Fragmentation or division of a region or state into smaller r…
An area that has been divided because it was inhabited by man…
An attitude that tends to unify people and enhance support fo…
Apartheid
An Afrikaans word meaning "the state of being apart" due to r…
Balkanization
Fragmentation or division of a region or state into smaller r…
76 terms
Unit 7 AP Human Geo
agglomeration
annexation
barridas
basic industry
A process involving the clustering or concentrating of people…
Legally adding land area to a city in the United States.
illegal housing settlements, usually made up of temporary she…
Industry producing goods or services for sale to other regions.
agglomeration
A process involving the clustering or concentrating of people…
annexation
Legally adding land area to a city in the United States.
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AP Human Geo Unit VII URBAN PATTERNS Terms
Annexation
Census tract
Concentric zone model
Council of government
Legally adding land area to a city in the United States.
Population statistics published by the government; in urbaniz…
A model of the internal structure of cities in which social g…
A cooperative agency consisting of representatives of local g…
Annexation
Legally adding land area to a city in the United States.
Census tract
Population statistics published by the government; in urbaniz…
36 terms
AP Human Geo Unit 7
State
Sovereignty
Recognition(legitimacy)
City-state
An area organized into a political unit and ruled by an estab…
Ability of a state to govern its territory free from control…
A characterization of elections by political scientists meani…
A sovereign state comprising a city and its immediate hinterl…
State
An area organized into a political unit and ruled by an estab…
Sovereignty
Ability of a state to govern its territory free from control…
37 terms
AP Human Geo Unit 7: Urbanization
Basic sector
Bid-rent curve
Central business district (CBD)
Central place theory
Goods and services produced for individuals outside the urban…
The concept that the concentric circles in the concentric zon…
The business area found at the center of every older central…
A theory developed by Walter Christaller that states that cit…
Basic sector
Goods and services produced for individuals outside the urban…
Bid-rent curve
The concept that the concentric circles in the concentric zon…
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Unit 7: AP human
consumer services
what are the 4 subtypes of consumer se…
retail and wholesale services
education services
directly impact all consumers... -44% of all jobs in the US
1. retail and wholesale services... 2. education services... 3. hea…
15% of all jobs in US
-10% of all US jobs (66% of the 10% are public schools and 33…
consumer services
directly impact all consumers... -44% of all jobs in the US
what are the 4 subtypes of consumer se…
1. retail and wholesale services... 2. education services... 3. hea…
73 terms
AP Human unit 7
Annexation
Barriadas
CBD
Central Place Theory
The adding of a region to the territory of an existing politi…
Squatter settlements found in the periphery of Latin American…
Central Business District (CBD) is the commercial (and someti…
A theory that explains the distribution of services, based on…
Annexation
The adding of a region to the territory of an existing politi…
Barriadas
Squatter settlements found in the periphery of Latin American…
140 terms
AP Human Geo Unit 7
Political Geography
What are the three scales of political…
_______ scale is when 2 countries work…
Territoriality
The study of human political organization of the Earth.
Supranational, national, and subnational
Supranational
Creating ownership over a defined space. Ex: Backyard or an e…
Political Geography
The study of human political organization of the Earth.
What are the three scales of political…
Supranational, national, and subnational
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AP Human Unit 7
What is a city?
What are some (5) common characteristi…
What is an urbanized area?
To which two things does urbanization…
an urban settlement legally incorporated into a self-governin…
-high population: however, this can vary from city to city (i…
an area consisting of the city and the people who work in the…
1. increased size of city... 2. increased number of cities
What is a city?
an urban settlement legally incorporated into a self-governin…
What are some (5) common characteristi…
-high population: however, this can vary from city to city (i…
46 terms
AP Human Geo Unit 7
site
situation
urbanization
Borchert's epochs of urban growth model
characteristics of a place
a place's location relative to other places
the process through which people move to urban areas from rur…
model created by John Borchert with different eras called eph…
site
characteristics of a place
situation
a place's location relative to other places
9 terms
AP Human Geo - Unit 7
Basic Industries
Business Services
Central place
Central place theory
Industries that sell their products or services primarily to…
Services that primarily meet the needs of other businesses in…
A market center for the exchange of services by people attrac…
A theory that explains the distribution of services based on…
Basic Industries
Industries that sell their products or services primarily to…
Business Services
Services that primarily meet the needs of other businesses in…
73 terms
Unit 7 AP Human Geo
1. Annexation
2. Barriadas
3. CBD
4. Central Place Theory
Legally adding land area to a city in the United States
another name for squatter settlements that are residential de…
The downtown heart of a central city, the marked by high land…
Theory proposed by Christaller that explains how and where ce…
1. Annexation
Legally adding land area to a city in the United States
2. Barriadas
another name for squatter settlements that are residential de…
73 terms
Ap Human Unit 7: Urbanization
Annexation
Barriadas
CBD
Central Place Theory
Legally adding land area to a city in the United States
Squatter settlements found in the periphery of Latin American…
The nucleus or "downtown" of a city, where retail stores, off…
A deductive theory formulated by Walter Christaller to explai…
Annexation
Legally adding land area to a city in the United States
Barriadas
Squatter settlements found in the periphery of Latin American…
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Ap Human Unit 7
Annexation
Barriadas
Zoning
Central business district
The adding of a region to the territory of an existing politi…
a shantytown section on the outskirts of a large city in Lati…
dividing an area into zones or sections reserved for differen…
The downtown or nucleus of a city where retail stores, office…
Annexation
The adding of a region to the territory of an existing politi…
Barriadas
a shantytown section on the outskirts of a large city in Lati…
73 terms
AP Human Unit 7
Annexation
Barriadas
CBD
Central Place Theory
the formal act of acquiring something by conquest or occupati…
another name for squatter settlements that are residential de…
(central business district) The area of a city where retail a…
a theory that explains the distribution of services, based on…
Annexation
the formal act of acquiring something by conquest or occupati…
Barriadas
another name for squatter settlements that are residential de…
66 terms
AP Human Unit 7
North-south split
Dependency Theory
Four Asian Dragons
Structural Adjustment Loans
A socio-economic and political division that exists between t…
Theory that exemplifies the structuralist perspective, arguin…
South Korea, Singapore, Taiwan, Hong Kong. They adopted the i…
loans granted by international financial institutions such as…
North-south split
A socio-economic and political division that exists between t…
Dependency Theory
Theory that exemplifies the structuralist perspective, arguin…
57 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 7
Concentric Zone Model
CBD (Central Business District)
Central-Place Theory
Commuter Zone
a model of the internal structure of cities in which social g…
The downtown or nucleus of a city where retail stores, office…
A theory that explains the distribution of services, based on…
The outer most zone of the concentric zone model that represe…
Concentric Zone Model
a model of the internal structure of cities in which social g…
CBD (Central Business District)
The downtown or nucleus of a city where retail stores, office…
53 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 7
concentric zone model
Burgess
Sector model
Hoyt
model that argues that urban land use is best represented by…
creator of the concentric zone model
model that assumes that cities have highway, the distribution…
creator of the sector model
concentric zone model
model that argues that urban land use is best represented by…
Burgess
creator of the concentric zone model
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Barron's AP Human Geography - Unit 7
Action Space
Beaux Arts
Blockbusting
Central Business district
The geographical area that contains the space an individual i…
This movement within city planning and urban design that stre…
As early as 1900, real estate agents would encourage white ow…
The downtown or nucleus of a city where retail stores, office…
Action Space
The geographical area that contains the space an individual i…
Beaux Arts
This movement within city planning and urban design that stre…
29 terms
AP Human Geo Unit 7: Ethnicities
apartheid
Balkanization
barrio
blockbusting
the physical separation of different races into different geo…
the process by which a state breaks down through conflicts am…
an urban area in a Spanish-speaking country
the practice of real estate agents in which they convinced wh…
apartheid
the physical separation of different races into different geo…
Balkanization
the process by which a state breaks down through conflicts am…
70 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 7
concentric zone model
Burgess
Sector model
Hoyt
model that argues that urban land use is best represented by…
creator of the concentric zone model
model that assumes that cities have highway, the distribution…
creator of the sector model
concentric zone model
model that argues that urban land use is best represented by…
Burgess
creator of the concentric zone model
70 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 7
Agglomeration
Break of Bulk Point
Weight Gaining Industry
Weight Loosing Industry
When a substantial number of enterprises clutter in the same…
A location along a transport route where goods must be transf…
An industry that manufactures a large-sized product from smal…
An industry that manufactures a small sized product from larg…
Agglomeration
When a substantial number of enterprises clutter in the same…
Break of Bulk Point
A location along a transport route where goods must be transf…
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AP Human Geo Unit 7 Vocab
agglomeration
bid-rent theory
CBD (central business district)
census tract
a cluster of businesses in a certain area for collective/coop…
a theory that refers to how price and demand on real estate c…
the area of a city where retail and office activities are clu…
an area delineated by the U.S. Bureau of the Census for which…
agglomeration
a cluster of businesses in a certain area for collective/coop…
bid-rent theory
a theory that refers to how price and demand on real estate c…
9 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 7 Models Review
Concentric Zone Model
Sector Model
Central Place Theory
Multiple Nuclei Model
Ernest Burgess
Homer Hoyt
Walter Christaller
C.D Harris & E.L Ullman
Concentric Zone Model
Ernest Burgess
Sector Model
Homer Hoyt
46 terms
AP Human Geo Unit 7
site
situation
urbanization
Borchert's epochs of urban growth model
characteristics of a place
a place's location relative to other places
the process through which people move to urban areas from rur…
model created by John Borchert with different eras called eph…
site
characteristics of a place
situation
a place's location relative to other places
74 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 7
Agglomeration
Barriadas
Bid-Rent Theory
Blockbusting
Grouping together of many firms from the same industry in a s…
Squatter settlements found in the periphery of Latin American…
How the price and demand on real estate changes as the distan…
A process by which real estate agents convince white property…
Agglomeration
Grouping together of many firms from the same industry in a s…
Barriadas
Squatter settlements found in the periphery of Latin American…
73 terms
AP Human Unit 7 Vocab
Annexation
Barriadas
CBD
Central Place Theory
Definition: Legally adding land area to a city by taking land…
Definition: Squatter settlements which surround some Latin Am…
Definition:The area of the city where retail and office activ…
Definition: A theory that explains the distribution of servic…
Annexation
Definition: Legally adding land area to a city by taking land…
Barriadas
Definition: Squatter settlements which surround some Latin Am…
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Ap Human Geo - Mr. Bidwell: Unit 7 Vocab
Basic Industries
Business Services
Central Place Theory
City-state
Industries that sell their products or services primarily to…
Services that primarily meet the needs of other businesses, i…
A theory that explains the distribution of services based on…
A sovereign state comprising a city and its immediate hinterl…
Basic Industries
Industries that sell their products or services primarily to…
Business Services
Services that primarily meet the needs of other businesses, i…
64 terms
AP Human Geo Unit 7: Urban Geography
blockbusting
census tract
Central Business District
central place
a practice of realtors where they would solicit white residen…
an area delineated by the U.S.Bureau of the census for which…
a concentration of business and commerce in the city's downto…
any point or place in the urban hierachy such as a town or ci…
blockbusting
a practice of realtors where they would solicit white residen…
census tract
an area delineated by the U.S.Bureau of the census for which…
26 terms
AP Human Unit 7 Review
origin of cities
site and situation factors
forces driving urban revolution
borchert's epochs of urban transportat…
urban revolution due to many factors
commercial factors concerning distance from customer and land…
industrial revolution... agricultural revolution... new technology…
Borchert's epochs refer to five distinct periods in the histo…
origin of cities
urban revolution due to many factors
site and situation factors
commercial factors concerning distance from customer and land…
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AP Human Geography: Unit 7
Bid-rent Theory
Blockbusting
Central Business District (CBD)
Census Tract
Geographical economic theory that refers to how the price and…
Illegal practice of inducing homeowners to sell their propert…
The downtown or nucleus of a city where retail stores, office…
An area deliniated by the us beureau of the census for which…
Bid-rent Theory
Geographical economic theory that refers to how the price and…
Blockbusting
Illegal practice of inducing homeowners to sell their propert…
17 terms
AP Human Geo Unit 7: Ethnicity
Adaptive strategy
Barrio
Cultural shatterbelt
Ethnic cleansing
The unique way in which each culture uses its physical enviro…
An urban area in a Spanish speaking country
A politically unstable region where differing cultural elemen…
A process in which a more powerful ethnic group forcibly remo…
Adaptive strategy
The unique way in which each culture uses its physical enviro…
Barrio
An urban area in a Spanish speaking country
51 terms
AP Human Unit 7
basic industries
bid rent curve
central place theory
city state
-industries that sell their products/services primarily to co…
-geographical economic theory that refers to how the price an…
-theory by Christaller that explains the distribution of serv…
a sovereign state comprising a city and its immediately surro…
basic industries
-industries that sell their products/services primarily to co…
bid rent curve
-geographical economic theory that refers to how the price an…
59 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 7
Agglomeration
Deglomeration
Break-of-Bulk Point
Bulk-Gaining Industry (Weight Gaining)
A process involving the clustering or concentrating of people…
Unclumping of industries because of the negative effects and…
A location where goods are transferred from one type of carri…
An industry in which the final product weighs more or compris…
Agglomeration
A process involving the clustering or concentrating of people…
Deglomeration
Unclumping of industries because of the negative effects and…
70 terms
AP Human Geography - Unit 7: Cities and Urban Land Use
Basic Industries
Basic/public services
Business services
Central business district
Industries exported mainly outside a settlement and constitut…
Firemen, police, waterworks, electrical grid maintenance, tra…
They service other business and include financial services, p…
A central business district ( CBD ) is the commercial and oft…
Basic Industries
Industries exported mainly outside a settlement and constitut…
Basic/public services
Firemen, police, waterworks, electrical grid maintenance, tra…
67 terms
AP Human Unit 7
Basic Industries
Business Services
Central Place District (CBD)
Central Place
Industries which export primarily to consumers outside the se…
The principal purpose of business services is to facilitate o…
Downtown, where services of all types are clustered, in the c…
A market center for the exchange of goods and services by peo…
Basic Industries
Industries which export primarily to consumers outside the se…
Business Services
The principal purpose of business services is to facilitate o…
AP Human Geo Unit 7
agglomeration
agglomeration economies
aluminum industry (factors of producti…
assembly line production/ fordism
Grouping together of many firms from the same industry in a s…
Economy in which like things are put together to their benefi…
???
one person has specific job then sends it to the next person…
agglomeration
Grouping together of many firms from the same industry in a s…
agglomeration economies
Economy in which like things are put together to their benefi…
73 terms
AP Human Unit 7
Annexation
Barriadas
CBD
Central place theory
the action of annexing something, especially territory.... Ex: U…
A shanty town or slum in any of several Peruvian cities... Ex: s…
Central business district... Ex: Londonderry city center
a geographical theory that seeks to explain the number, size…
Annexation
the action of annexing something, especially territory.... Ex: U…
Barriadas
A shanty town or slum in any of several Peruvian cities... Ex: s…
43 terms
Unit 7 AP Human Geography
State
Sovreignty
Recognization
City -state
Area organized into political unit and ruled by govt. with co…
Control on internal affairs without international interferenc…
Recognition from others and from within a state that a state…
Sovreign state of town and countryside... EX. Sparta was a cit…
State
Area organized into political unit and ruled by govt. with co…
Sovreignty
Control on internal affairs without international interferenc…
78 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 7
Agglomeration
Barriadas
Basic Sector
Blockbusting
The spatial grouping of people or activities for mutual benef…
Squatter settlements found in the periphery of Latin American…
Those products or services of an urban economy that are expor…
A process by which real estate agents convince white property…
Agglomeration
The spatial grouping of people or activities for mutual benef…
Barriadas
Squatter settlements found in the periphery of Latin American…
91 terms
AP Human Geography unit 7
Agglomeration
Barriadas
Bid-rent theory
Blockbusting
the action or process of regions or areas collecting in mass…
another name for squatter settlements that are residential de…
a geographical economic theory to how the price and demand on…
a process by which real estate agents convince white property…
Agglomeration
the action or process of regions or areas collecting in mass…
Barriadas
another name for squatter settlements that are residential de…
39 terms
AP Human Geo Unit 7
Barridas
Bid-rent theory
Blockbusting
CBD (Central Business District)
an extremely poor area on the outskirts of a large city in La…
suggests that the closer you are to the CBD, the higher the v…
When real estate agents try to persuade to sell their homes b…
Commercial center of an urban area... Ex: Downtown Atlanta
Barridas
an extremely poor area on the outskirts of a large city in La…
Bid-rent theory
suggests that the closer you are to the CBD, the higher the v…
91 terms
AP Human Geography unit 7
Agglomeration
Barriadas
Bid-rent theory
Blockbusting
the action or process of regions or areas collecting in mass…
another name for squatter settlements that are residential de…
a geographical economic theory to how the price and demand on…
a process by which real estate agents convince white property…
Agglomeration
the action or process of regions or areas collecting in mass…
Barriadas
another name for squatter settlements that are residential de…
70 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 7
concentric zone model
Burgess
Sector model
Hoyt
model that argues that urban land use is best represented by…
creator of the concentric zone model
model that assumes that cities have highway, the distribution…
creator of the sector model
concentric zone model
model that argues that urban land use is best represented by…
Burgess
creator of the concentric zone model
35 terms
Ap human unit 7
Entrepot
Export processing zone
Footloose
Four Tigers (NIC)
A port facility that takes in goods from other areas and load…
Zones established by many countries in the peripherary and se…
Industry in which the cost of transporting both raw materials…
The 1st countries to adopt the international trade alternativ…
Entrepot
A port facility that takes in goods from other areas and load…
Export processing zone
Zones established by many countries in the peripherary and se…
AP Human Geography unit 7
Agglomeration
Barriadas
Bid-rent theory
Blockbusting
the action or process of regions or areas collecting in mass…
another name for squatter settlements that are residential de…
a geographical economic theory to how the price and demand on…
a process by which real estate agents convince white property…
Agglomeration
the action or process of regions or areas collecting in mass…
Barriadas
another name for squatter settlements that are residential de…
53 terms
AP Human Geo Vocab Unit 7
Basic Industries
Business Services
Central Place
Central Place Theory
Industries that sell their products or services primarily to…
Services that primarily meet the needs of other businesses, i…
A market center for the exchange of services by people attrac…
A theory that explains the distribution of services based on…
Basic Industries
Industries that sell their products or services primarily to…
Business Services
Services that primarily meet the needs of other businesses, i…
73 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 7
Annexation... combining political powers…
Barriadas... Ex: edge cities
CBD... In the middle of most models
Central Place Theory
The adding of a region to the territory of an existing politi…
a neighborhood, usually a slum or lower class (many of the La…
Central Business District (CBD) is the commercial (and someti…
A theory that explains the distribution of services, based on…
Annexation... combining political powers…
The adding of a region to the territory of an existing politi…
Barriadas... Ex: edge cities
a neighborhood, usually a slum or lower class (many of the La…
81 terms
Unit 7 Political geography AP Human Geography
Political geography
Territoriality
State
Sovereignty
-the study of human political organization of the earth ... -stu…
-creating ownership over a defined space ... -can be your backya…
-a political unit with a permanent population territorial bou…
- a recognized right right to control a territory both politi…
Political geography
-the study of human political organization of the earth ... -stu…
Territoriality
-creating ownership over a defined space ... -can be your backya…
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