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Ap Human Geography: Its nature and perspectives
Map
Scale
Map scale
Space
A 2 dimensional or flat scale model of earths surface or a po…
The relationship between the portion of the earth being studi…
Refers to the relationship of a features Size on a map
The physical gap or interval between two objects
Map
A 2 dimensional or flat scale model of earths surface or a po…
Scale
The relationship between the portion of the earth being studi…
25 terms
AP Human Geography: Geography - Its Nature and Perspectives
Absolute Distance
Absolute Location
Accessibility
Aggregation
A distance that can be measured with a standard unit of lengt…
The exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
The relative ease with which a destination may be reached fro…
To come together into a mass, sum or whole
Absolute Distance
A distance that can be measured with a standard unit of lengt…
Absolute Location
The exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
207 terms
AP Human Geography-Crush it.
Absolute Location
Formal Region
Cultural Landscape
Density
The actual space a place occupies on Earth's surface (can be…
A region with a high level of consistency in a certain cultur…
The cultural properties that represent the combined efforts o…
The number of an item within a unit of area
Absolute Location
The actual space a place occupies on Earth's surface (can be…
Formal Region
A region with a high level of consistency in a certain cultur…
33 terms
Geography: It's Nature and Perspectives - AP Human Geography Unit 1
spatial perspective
cartography
map scale
map projection
Emphasis on where things are; Synonym: geographic perspective
Science of mapmaking
The relationship between the portion of earth being studied a…
Scientific method of transferring locations on earths surface…
spatial perspective
Emphasis on where things are; Synonym: geographic perspective
cartography
Science of mapmaking
126 terms
AP Human Geography - Geography: Its Nature and Perspectives
Space
Activity Space
Place
Toponym
The geometric surface of the Earth
An area where activity occurs on a daily basis
An area of bounded space of some human importance
A place name that is assigned when human importance is recong…
Space
The geometric surface of the Earth
Activity Space
An area where activity occurs on a daily basis
88 terms
AP Human Geography (Geography: Its Nature and Perspectives)
Absolute Distance
Absolute Location
Accessibility
Aggregation
A distance that can be measured with a standard unit of lengt…
The exact position of an object of place, measured wihtin the…
The relative ease with which a destination may be reached fro…
To come together into a mass, sum, or whole.
Absolute Distance
A distance that can be measured with a standard unit of lengt…
Absolute Location
The exact position of an object of place, measured wihtin the…
129 terms
AP Human Geography - Geography: Its Nature and Perspectives
Space
Activity Space
Place
Toponym
The geometric surface of the Earth.
An area where activity occurs on a daily basis.
An area of bounded space of some human importance.
A place name that is assigned when human importance is recogn…
Space
The geometric surface of the Earth.
Activity Space
An area where activity occurs on a daily basis.
23 terms
AP Human Geography: Geography, Its Nature and Perspectives
George Perkins Marsh
meridian
natural landscape
nature-society
An inventor, diplomat, politician, and scholar, his classic w…
a line of longitude that runs north-south. All lines of longi…
the physical landscape or environment that has not been affec…
another name for cultural ecology
George Perkins Marsh
An inventor, diplomat, politician, and scholar, his classic w…
meridian
a line of longitude that runs north-south. All lines of longi…
86 terms
AP Human Geography: Geography, Its Nature and Perspectives
Absolute Distance
Absolute Location
Accessibility
Azimuthal Projection
The distance that can be measured with a standard unit of len…
The exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
The relative ease with which a destination may be reached fro…
A map projection in which the plane is the most developable s…
Absolute Distance
The distance that can be measured with a standard unit of len…
Absolute Location
The exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
73 terms
AP Human Geography: Its Nature and Perspective
absolute distance
absolute location
accessibility
administrative regions
the exact measure of the separation between two points using…
the precise location of any object or place on the earth's su…
the relative ease with which you, goods, and/or ideas can rea…
politically determined, boundaries are exact (they are hierar…
absolute distance
the exact measure of the separation between two points using…
absolute location
the precise location of any object or place on the earth's su…
14 terms
AP Human Geography: Its nature and perspectives
Explain the importance of Geography as…
Explain major geographical concepts un…
Use landscape analysis to examine the…
Use spatial thinking to analyze the hu…
Geographic information provides context for understating spat…
Geographical concepts include location, place, scale,space pa…
Land analysis(e.g. field observation, photographic interpreta…
People apply spatial concepts to interpret and understand pop…
Explain the importance of Geography as…
Geographic information provides context for understating spat…
Explain major geographical concepts un…
Geographical concepts include location, place, scale,space pa…
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AP Human Geography Its Nature and Perspectives Vocab.
Agricultural density
Arithmetic density
Base line
Cartography
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…
the science of making maps
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
37 terms
AP Human Geography Terms: Its Nature and Perspectives
Space
Place
Place specific
Scale
The geometric surface of the earth. Geographers understand th…
An area bounded space of some human importance. A sense of __…
We find that there are several different historical layers th…
relationship of an object or place to the earth as a whole. T…
Space
The geometric surface of the earth. Geographers understand th…
Place
An area bounded space of some human importance. A sense of __…
23 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 1: Geography: Its Nature and Perspectives
What is geography?
Geography is....
Who are some important Geographers ?
Aristotle ....
Geography is the systematic study of the spatial patterns of…
A scientific and descriptive study of the Earths surface, Int…
Aristotle, Eratosthenes, Claudius Ptolemy, Al Idrisi, Abraham…
Was the first person to demonstrate that the Earth was Spheri…
What is geography?
Geography is the systematic study of the spatial patterns of…
Geography is....
A scientific and descriptive study of the Earths surface, Int…
85 terms
AP Human Geography - Chapter 1: Geography, Its Nature and Perspectives
absolute distance
absolute location
accessibility
anthropogenic
a distance that can be measured with a standard unit of length
the exact position of an object/place, measured within the sp…
the relative ease with which a destination may be reached fro…
human-induced changes on the natural environment
absolute distance
a distance that can be measured with a standard unit of length
absolute location
the exact position of an object/place, measured within the sp…
84 terms
AP Human Geography Barron's Book AP Exam Vocabulary Chapter 1: Geography, It's Nature and Perspectives
Cartography
Eratosthenes
George Perkins Marsh
Fertile Crescent
theory and practice of making visual representations of Earth…
Served as the head librarian at Alexandria during third centu…
Inventor, diplomat, politician, and scholar, his classic work…
Located in the Middle East in the vicinity of modern-day Iraq…
Cartography
theory and practice of making visual representations of Earth…
Eratosthenes
Served as the head librarian at Alexandria during third centu…
41 terms
AP Human Geography [Chapter 1: Geography and Its Perspectives]
cartography
contagious diffusion
cultural ecology
culture
the science in map making
the rapid widespread diffusion of a feature or trend througho…
the study and emphasis on human-environmental relationships
the body of customary beliefs, material traits, and social fo…
cartography
the science in map making
contagious diffusion
the rapid widespread diffusion of a feature or trend througho…
58 terms
AP Human Geography: Its nature and Perspectives
Absolute Distance
Absolute Location
Accessibility
Azimuthal Projection
The distance that can be measured with a standard unit of len…
The exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
The relative ease with which a destination may be reached fro…
A amp projection in which the plane is the most developable s…
Absolute Distance
The distance that can be measured with a standard unit of len…
Absolute Location
The exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
116 terms
AP Human Geography; Its Nature and Perspectives
Absolute Distance
Absolute Location
Accessibility
Aggregation
A distance that can be measured with a standard unit of lengt…
The exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
The relative ease with which a destination may be reached fro…
To come together into a mass, sum, or whole.
Absolute Distance
A distance that can be measured with a standard unit of lengt…
Absolute Location
The exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
69 terms
Unit I: Geography: Its Nature and Perspective AP Human Geography
Cartogram
Cultural ecology
Cultural landscape
Diffusion
a map on which statistical information is shown in of or in t…
A geographic approach that emphasizes human-environment relat…
A combination of cultural features such as language and relig…
The process of spreading a feature or trend from one place to…
Cartogram
a map on which statistical information is shown in of or in t…
Cultural ecology
A geographic approach that emphasizes human-environment relat…
39 terms
AP Human Geography: Nature and Its Perspectives
cartography
cultural landscape
sequent occupance
space
the science of mapmaking
how the natural landscape looks on account of human intervent…
the notion that, throughout history, successive societies lea…
refers to the physical gap or interval between two places
cartography
the science of mapmaking
cultural landscape
how the natural landscape looks on account of human intervent…
84 terms
AP Human Geography UNIT 1: Geography, It's Nature and Perspectives
Cartography
Eratosthenes
George Perkins Marsh
Fertile Crescent
The art and science of map making.
Served as the head librarian at Alexandria during third centu…
Inventor, diplomat, politician, and scholar, his classic work…
Located in the Middle East in the vicinity of modern-day Iraq…
Cartography
The art and science of map making.
Eratosthenes
Served as the head librarian at Alexandria during third centu…
36 terms
AP Human: Geography: Its Nature and Perspectives
Possibilism
Determinism
Azimuthal Map Projection
Planar Maps
the theory that states that the environment partly, but not w…
the environment completely controls how culture develops
A planar map projection that shows true direction
A map projection that shows the Earth as a flat projection al…
Possibilism
the theory that states that the environment partly, but not w…
Determinism
the environment completely controls how culture develops
88 terms
AP Human Geography - Unit 1 Vocabulary: Geography, Its Nature and Perspectives
Absolute distance
Absolute location
Accessibility
Aggregation
A distance that can be measured with a standard unit of lengt…
The exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
The relative ease with which a destination may be reached fro…
To come together into a mass, sum or whole.
Absolute distance
A distance that can be measured with a standard unit of lengt…
Absolute location
The exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
62 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 1 - Geography: Its Nature and Perspectives
Absolute Location
Cartogram
Cartography
Census
the exact position of an object or place stated in spatial co…
a map that has been simplified to present a single idea in a…
the science of making maps.
an official enumeration of the population, with details as to…
Absolute Location
the exact position of an object or place stated in spatial co…
Cartogram
a map that has been simplified to present a single idea in a…
10 terms
AP Human/ Geography: It's Nature and Perspectives
Site
Situation
Diffusion
Distance Decay
the physical characteristic of a place... Ex: New York is on the…
the location of a place relative to other places... Ex: New York…
the process by which a characteristic spreads across space fr…
The more distance between two places, the less likely they ar…
Site
the physical characteristic of a place... Ex: New York is on the…
Situation
the location of a place relative to other places... Ex: New York…
AP Human Geography Chapter 1: Geography, its Nature and Perspectives
Absolute Distance
Absolute Location
Accessibility
Aggregation
A distance that can be measured with standard unit of length,…
The exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
The relative ease with which a destination may be reached fro…
To come together into a mass, sum, or whole.
Absolute Distance
A distance that can be measured with standard unit of length,…
Absolute Location
The exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
20 terms
AP Human Geography Deserts
Gobi Desert
Arabian Desert
Great Sandy Desert
Western Desert
Gobi Desert
Arabian Desert
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AP Human Geography - Chapter 1: Geography, Its Nature and Perspectives
absolute distance
absolute location
accessibility
anthropogenic
a distance that can be measured with a standard unit of length
the exact position of an object/place, measured within the sp…
the relative ease with which a destination may be reached fro…
human-induced changes on the natural environment
absolute distance
a distance that can be measured with a standard unit of length
absolute location
the exact position of an object/place, measured within the sp…
50 terms
AP Human geography/ Unit 1. Geography: Its Nature and Perspectives
Geography and the scientific method
Inquiry Method
Geographic questions
The Four Traditions in Geography
to write about Earth/ a method of research in which a problem…
student-centered method of education focused on asking questi…
geographers ask questions about certain geography
human-environment, regional, spatial, and physical geography…
Geography and the scientific method
to write about Earth/ a method of research in which a problem…
Inquiry Method
student-centered method of education focused on asking questi…
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AP Human Geography Unit 1 Its Nature and Perspective Vocab
accessibility
agglomerated
built landscape
connectivity
- the opportunity for contact or interaction from a given poi…
Type of settlement pattern which stretches out over a large a…
the part of the physical landscape that represents material c…
the degree of direct linkage between one particular location…
accessibility
- the opportunity for contact or interaction from a given poi…
agglomerated
Type of settlement pattern which stretches out over a large a…
12 terms
AP Human Geography: Chapter 1-Geography: Its Nature and Perspectives
sequent occupancy
ecotone
Tobler's Law
central place theory
the notion that successive societies leave their cultural imp…
a transition area between two biomes
A formulation of the concept of spatial autocorrelation by th…
a geographical theory that seeks to explain the number, size…
sequent occupancy
the notion that successive societies leave their cultural imp…
ecotone
a transition area between two biomes
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
292 terms
AP Human Geography Vocabulary (all of it)
Cyclic Movement
Periodic Movement
Migration
Nomadism
A type of movement that involves shorter periods away from ho…
A type of movement that involves longer periods away from hom…
A type of movement that implies a degree of permanence. The m…
A type of cyclical movement. This is a type of movement that…
Cyclic Movement
A type of movement that involves shorter periods away from ho…
Periodic Movement
A type of movement that involves longer periods away from hom…
40 terms
AP Human Geography Population
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
85 terms
AP Human Geography - Chapter 1: Geography, Its Nature and Perspectives
absolute distance
absolute location
accessibility
anthropogenic
a distance that can be measured with a standard unit of length
the exact position of an object/place, measured within the sp…
the relative ease with which a destination may be reached fro…
human-induced changes on the natural environment
absolute distance
a distance that can be measured with a standard unit of length
absolute location
the exact position of an object/place, measured within the sp…
74 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 1 Geography: Its Nature and Perspectives
Aggregation
Agricultural Density
Arithmetic Density
Base line
A large group or collection of people, animals, or things.
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
A large group or collection of people, animals, or things.
Agricultural Density
The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
24 terms
AP Human Geography Models
Population Pyramid
Demographic Transition Model
Epidemiological Transition Model
Malthus' Theory
Population Pyramid
Demographic Transition Model
40 terms
AP Human Geography Population
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
27 terms
AP Human Geography: 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
44 terms
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
30 terms
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…
36 terms
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…
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…
471 terms
AP Human Geography Review
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
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
40 terms
AP Human Geography Population
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
65 terms
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
86 terms
(1/8) AP Human Geography: "Geography: It's Nature and Perspectives"
What refers to the geometric surface o…
The concept of ____ is less abstract,…
What is a place name?
What is a geographic area defined by o…
space
place
toponym
region
What refers to the geometric surface o…
space
The concept of ____ is less abstract,…
place
50 terms
AP Human Geography Vocabulary (all of it)
Nomadism
Transhumance
Pull Factor
Distance decay
A type of cyclical movement. This is a type of movement that…
A specialized form of periodic movement in pastoral farming i…
A condition that would make someone want to come to an area.
The effects of distance on interaction, generally the greater…
Nomadism
A type of cyclical movement. This is a type of movement that…
Transhumance
A specialized form of periodic movement in pastoral farming i…
292 terms
AP Human Geography Vocabulary (all of it)
Cyclic Movement
Periodic Movement
Migration
Nomadism
A type of movement that involves shorter periods away from ho…
A type of movement that involves longer periods away from hom…
A type of movement that implies a degree of permanence. The m…
A type of cyclical movement. This is a type of movement that…
Cyclic Movement
A type of movement that involves shorter periods away from ho…
Periodic Movement
A type of movement that involves longer periods away from hom…
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