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AP Human Geography Unit 7: Urbanization
Annexation
Census tract
Central business district (CBD)
City
Legally adding land area to a city in the United States.
An area deliniated by the US Bureau of the Census for which s…
The area of a city where retail and office activities are clu…
An urban settlement that has been legally incorporated into a…
Annexation
Legally adding land area to a city in the United States.
Census tract
An area deliniated by the US Bureau of the Census for which s…
21 terms
AP Human Geography Urbanization (Unit 7)
Agglomeration
Bid-rent theory
Blockbusting
Census tract
built up similar businesses in the same area
explains the price/demand for land increases close to the CBD
process of white families selling their homes because of fear…
government designed areas in cities that each have 5000 people
Agglomeration
built up similar businesses in the same area
Bid-rent theory
explains the price/demand for land increases close to the CBD
50 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 7: Urbanization
Annexation
Census tract
Central business district (CBD)
City
Legally adding land area to a city in the United States.
An area deliniated by the US Bureau of the Census for which s…
The area of a city where retail and office activities are clu…
An urban settlement that has been legally incorporated into a…
Annexation
Legally adding land area to a city in the United States.
Census tract
An area deliniated by the US Bureau of the Census for which s…
39 terms
AP Human Geography UNIT 7: Urban Geography
Action Space
Beaux Arts
Blockbusting
Central Business District
The geographical area that contains the space an individual i…
This movement within city planning and uban design that stres…
As early as 1900, real estate agents and developers encourage…
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 uban design that stres…
89 terms
AP human geography Unit 7 Urbanization
agglomeration
barriadas
bid-rent theory
blockbusting
Grouping together of many firms from the same industry in a s…
a shantytown section on the outskirts of a large city in Lati…
economic theory that refers to how the price and demand for r…
refers to the practice of introducing African American homeow…
agglomeration
Grouping together of many firms from the same industry in a s…
barriadas
a shantytown section on the outskirts of a large city in Lati…
39 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 7: Urbanization
Census tract
Central business district (CBD)
Combined statistical area (CSA)
Concentric zone model
An area deliniated by the US Bureau of the Census for which s…
The area of a city where retail and office activities are clu…
In the United States, two or more contiguous core based stati…
A model of the internal structure of cities in which social g…
Census tract
An area deliniated by the US Bureau of the Census for which s…
Central business district (CBD)
The area of a city where retail and office activities are clu…
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AP Human Geography Unit 7- Urbanization Vocab
Alpha World City
Basic Industry
Bazaar
Beta World City
...
industry which exports primarily to consumers outside the set…
a market consisting of a street lined with shops; a place whe…
...
Alpha World City
...
Basic Industry
industry which exports primarily to consumers outside the set…
73 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 7- Urbanization
Annexation
Barriadas
CBD(Central Business District)
Central Place Theory
To incorporate(territory) into an existing political unit suc…
A shantytown section on the outskirts of a large city in Lati…
Center of commercial and business services within a city... Ex:…
A theory that explains the distribution of services, based on…
Annexation
To incorporate(territory) into an existing political unit suc…
Barriadas
A shantytown section on the outskirts of a large city in Lati…
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AP Human Geography Unit 7- Urbanization Vocab
Bazaar
Beta World City
Boomburb
Concentric Zone Model (Burgess)
a market consisting of a street lined with shops; a place whe…
These are important world cities that are instrumental in lin…
a suburban area experiencing significant growth in population…
model that describes urban environments as a series of rings…
Bazaar
a market consisting of a street lined with shops; a place whe…
Beta World City
These are important world cities that are instrumental in lin…
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AP Human Geography Unit 7 - Urbanization
Barriades
Bid-rent theory
Blockbusting
CBD
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
Barriades
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…
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AP Human Geography Unit 7- Urbanization Vocab
Alpha World City
Basic Industry
Bazaar
Beta World City
...
industry which exports primarily to consumers outside the set…
a market consisting of a street lined with shops; a place whe…
...
Alpha World City
...
Basic Industry
industry which exports primarily to consumers outside the set…
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AP Human Geography Unit 7: Urban Geography
Annexation
Basic industries
Census tract
Central place
the formal act of acquiring something (especially territory)…
industries that sell their products or services primarily to…
an area delineated by the U.S. Bureau of the Census for which…
any point or place in urban hierarchy, such as a town or city…
Annexation
the formal act of acquiring something (especially territory)…
Basic industries
industries that sell their products or services primarily to…
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AP Human Geography - Unit 7 - Urban Geography
Urban Morphology
City
Urban
Agriculture village
The study of the physical form and structure of urban places
conglomeration of people and buildings clustered together to…
the built up space of the central city and suburbs... - includes…
a relatively small egalitarian village where most of the popu…
Urban Morphology
The study of the physical form and structure of urban places
City
conglomeration of people and buildings clustered together to…
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AP Human Geography Unit 7: Urbanization
Urban Morphology
City
Urban
First Urban Revolution
...
...
...
...
Urban Morphology
...
City
...
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AP Human Geography Unit 7 Urbanization Vocabulary
base ratio
basic sector
nonbasic sector
E.W. Burgess
ratio between workers employed in the basic sector and those…
those products or services of an urban economy that are expor…
a sector in which workers are responsible for the functioning…
a sociologist who made the concentric zone model
base ratio
ratio between workers employed in the basic sector and those…
basic sector
those products or services of an urban economy that are expor…
53 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 7: Urbanization
Annexation
Census tract
Central business district (CBD)
City
Legally adding land area to a city in the United States.
An area deliniated by the US Bureau of the Census for which s…
The area of a city where retail and office activities are clu…
An urban settlement that has been legally incorporated into a…
Annexation
Legally adding land area to a city in the United States.
Census tract
An area deliniated by the US Bureau of the Census for which s…
73 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 7- Urbanization
Annexation
Barriadas
CBD(Central Business District)
Central Place Theory
To incorporate(territory) into an existing political unit suc…
A shantytown section on the outskirts of a large city in Lati…
Center of commercial and business services within a city... Ex:…
A theory that explains the distribution of services, based on…
Annexation
To incorporate(territory) into an existing political unit suc…
Barriadas
A shantytown section on the outskirts of a large city in Lati…
73 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 7- Urbanization
Annexation
Barriadas
CBD(Central Business District)
Central Place Theory
To incorporate(territory) into an existing political unit suc…
A shantytown section on the outskirts of a large city in Lati…
Center of commercial and business services within a city... Ex:…
A theory that explains the distribution of services, based on…
Annexation
To incorporate(territory) into an existing political unit suc…
Barriadas
A shantytown section on the outskirts of a large city in Lati…
53 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 7: Urbanization
Annexation
Census tract
Central business district (CBD)
City
Legally adding land area to a city in the United States.
An area deliniated by the US Bureau of the Census for which s…
The area of a city where retail and office activities are clu…
An urban settlement that has been legally incorporated into a…
Annexation
Legally adding land area to a city in the United States.
Census tract
An area deliniated by the US Bureau of the Census for which s…
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AP Human Geography Unit 7- Urbanization Vocab
Alpha World City
Basic Industry
Bazaar
Beta World City
...
industry which exports primarily to consumers outside the set…
a market consisting of a street lined with shops; a place whe…
...
Alpha World City
...
Basic Industry
industry which exports primarily to consumers outside the set…
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…
74 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 7 Urban Geography
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…
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AP Human Geography: Unit 7 Urban Geography
urban geography
city
town
suburbs
how cities function, their internal systems and structures, a…
nucleated settlementsthat perform multiple residential and no…
smaller and less complex than cities
nucleated but use much land space for residences
urban geography
how cities function, their internal systems and structures, a…
city
nucleated settlementsthat perform multiple residential and no…
32 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 7 - Urban
Enclosure Movement
Louis Wirth
Primate City
An example of the Primate City
movement to own their own land to farm
- Population Density: cost of land increases as competition o…
at least twice as the next largest city in the country popula…
at least twice as the next largest city in the country popula…
Enclosure Movement
movement to own their own land to farm
Louis Wirth
- Population Density: cost of land increases as competition o…
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Cities and Urban Land Use - AP Human Geography Unit 7
Acropolis
Agora
Barrioization
Bid-rent theory
any citadel or complex built on a high hill; the acropolis of…
public open space used for assemblies and markets; commonly u…
the dramatic increase in Hispanic population in a given neigh…
geographical economic theory that refers to how the price and…
Acropolis
any citadel or complex built on a high hill; the acropolis of…
Agora
public open space used for assemblies and markets; commonly u…
52 terms
AP Human Unit 7 - Urban Geography
Centralization
Cityscapes
Commuter Zone
Counter Urbanization
forces that draw people and businesses into the downtown or c…
the urban equivalent of a landscape
the outer most zone of the Concentric Zone Model that represe…
net migration from urban to rural areas in more developed cou…
Centralization
forces that draw people and businesses into the downtown or c…
Cityscapes
the urban equivalent of a landscape
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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…
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 Geography Unit 7- Urban Patterns
A place where farm buildings, homes, a…
In the United States_______ of all job…
Consumer services include?
The area surrounding a service from wh…
...
...
...
...
A place where farm buildings, homes, a…
...
In the United States_______ of all job…
...
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AP Human Geography Cities and Urban Land Use Unit 7
Central Business District (CBD)
Central place
Central place theory
Concentric Zone Model
The downtown or nucleus of a city where retail stores, office…
A market center for the exchange of services by people attrac…
A theory that explains the distribution of services, based on…
A model of the internal structure of cities in which social g…
Central Business District (CBD)
The downtown or nucleus of a city where retail stores, office…
Central place
A market center for the exchange of services by people attrac…
110 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 7 (Cities & Urban Land Use)
African City Model
annexation
barrios (barriadas)
base ratio
general model descriptive of many cities in Subsaharan Africa…
legally adding land area to a city in the United States
illegal housing settlements, usually made up of temporary she…
ratio of basic to nonbasic employees in a local area (usually…
African City Model
general model descriptive of many cities in Subsaharan Africa…
annexation
legally adding land area to a city in the United States
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Unit 7 Urban Geography Vocabulary AP Human Geography
Centralization
Cityscapes
Commuter zone
Counter urbanization
A process in which a organization centers around a location.
The visual appearance of a city.
A zone created in the Concentric zone model by Burgess. This…
A net migration from urban to rural settlements.
Centralization
A process in which a organization centers around a location.
Cityscapes
The visual appearance of a city.
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Unit 7: Urban Vocabulary List (AP Human Geography)
Agglomeration
Barriadas
Bid-rent theory
Blockbusting
A process involving the clustering or concentrating of people…
Squatter settlements found in the periphery of Latin American…
geographical economic theory that refers to how the price and…
Illegal practice of inducing homeowners to sell their propert…
Agglomeration
A process involving the clustering or concentrating of people…
Barriadas
Squatter settlements found in the periphery of Latin American…
39 terms
AP Human Geography: Unit 7 (Cities and Urban Land Use)
Bid-rent theory
Blockbusting
CBD (central business district)
Central-place theory
the price and demand for real estate changes as the distance…
A process by which real estate agents convince white property…
The downtown heart of a central city, the CBD is marked by hi…
A theory that explains the distribution of services, based on…
Bid-rent theory
the price and demand for real estate changes as the distance…
Blockbusting
A process by which real estate agents convince white property…
30 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 7 Vocabulary: Urban Patterns: List #2
Annexation
Census tract
Central business district (CBD)
City
Legally adding land area to a city in the United States.
An area delineated by the U.S. Bureau of the Census for which…
The area of a city where retail and office activities are clu…
An urban settlement that has been legally incorporated into a…
Annexation
Legally adding land area to a city in the United States.
Census tract
An area delineated by the U.S. Bureau of the Census for which…
139 terms
Anything and Everything: Urban Geography(Unit 7 AP Human Geography Vocab)
beaux arts
city beautiful movement
base ratio
basic sector
expresses the academic neoclassical architectural style taugh…
a reform philosophy of North American architecture and urban…
ratio between workers employed in the basic sector and those…
sector of a local economy includes any industry that brings i…
beaux arts
expresses the academic neoclassical architectural style taugh…
city beautiful movement
a reform philosophy of North American architecture and urban…
28 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 7 Review- Urban Patterns
urbanization
increasing percentage of people in cit…
increasing number of people in cities
urbanized area
an increase in the percentage and number of people living in…
-measure of a country's level of development... -60% of people l…
LDCs have more of the very large urban settlements
the central city and the surrounding built-up suburbs
urbanization
an increase in the percentage and number of people living in…
increasing percentage of people in cit…
-measure of a country's level of development... -60% of people l…
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…
AP Human Geography Unit 7 Review- Urban Patterns
urbanization
increasing percentage of people in cit…
increasing number of people in cities
urbanized area
an increase in the percentage and number of people living in…
-measure of a country's level of development... -60% of people l…
LDCs have more of the very large urban settlements
the central city and the surrounding built-up suburbs
urbanization
an increase in the percentage and number of people living in…
increasing percentage of people in cit…
-measure of a country's level of development... -60% of people l…
23 terms
ap human geography terms unit 7: urban patterns
annexation
central business district (CBD)
city
concentric zone model
legally adding land area to a city in the United States
the area of the city where retail and office activities are c…
an urban settlement that has been legally incorporated into a…
a model of the internal structure of cities in which social g…
annexation
legally adding land area to a city in the United States
central business district (CBD)
the area of the city where retail and office activities are c…
69 terms
AP human geography unit 7: agricultural and urban land use vocab
Agriculture
Crop
Carl saur
Vegetative planting
Cultivation of crops / raising of livestock for sustenance or…
A plant gathered from a field as a harvest during a particula…
Geographer who discussed cultural landscape (the effect of cu…
Plating through cutting off part of a plant and planting it
Agriculture
Cultivation of crops / raising of livestock for sustenance or…
Crop
A plant gathered from a field as a harvest during a particula…
65 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 7 Cities and Urban Land Use
Barriadas
Bid-Rent Theory
Blockbusting
Central Business District (CBD)
illegal housing settlements, usually made up of temporary she…
the amount of land different land users are prepared to pay f…
rapid change in the racial composition of residential blocks…
the downtown or nucleus of a city where retail stores, office…
Barriadas
illegal housing settlements, usually made up of temporary she…
Bid-Rent Theory
the amount of land different land users are prepared to pay f…
75 terms
AP Human Geography Exam Prep: Unit 7 Urban Geography
feudal cities
renaissance period
colonial period
colonial cities
lacked diversity, cultural vibrancy, active trade. served mai…
1350-1650, european culture reborn, cities vibrant centers of…
began during renaissance and lasted throughout 19th century.…
cities established by colonizing empires as administrative ce…
feudal cities
lacked diversity, cultural vibrancy, active trade. served mai…
renaissance period
1350-1650, european culture reborn, cities vibrant centers of…
Ap Human Geography Unit 7 Cities and Urban Land Use
Agglomeration
Barriadas
Bid-rent Theory
Blockbusting
A built up area consisting of central city and its surroundin…
A neighborhood, usually a slum or lower class... (many of the La…
Explains that the price/demand for land increases closer to t…
The process of white families selling their homes because of…
Agglomeration
A built up area consisting of central city and its surroundin…
Barriadas
A neighborhood, usually a slum or lower class... (many of the La…
19 terms
ap human geography terms unit 7: cities and urban land use
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…
38 terms
Unit 7 AP Human Geography: Cities and Urban Land Use
Service
Settlement
Megacities
Challenges with Megacities
Any activity that fulfills a human want or need and returns m…
A permanent collection of buildings where people work, live,…
Cities over 10 million
1.Slums... 2.Crime... 3.Terrorism... 4.Homelessness ... 5.Infrastructures…
Service
Any activity that fulfills a human want or need and returns m…
Settlement
A permanent collection of buildings where people work, live,…
90 terms
Unit 7: Urban Vocabulary List (AP Human Geography)
Agglomeration
Barriadas
Bid-rent theory
Blockbusting
A process involving the clustering or concentrating of people…
Squatter settlements found in the periphery of Latin American…
geographical economic theory that refers to how the price and…
Illegal practice of inducing homeowners to sell their propert…
Agglomeration
A process involving the clustering or concentrating of people…
Barriadas
Squatter settlements found in the periphery of Latin American…
87 terms
Unit 7: Urban Vocabulary List (AP Human Geography)
Agglomeration
Barriadas
Bid rent theory
Blockbusting
A process involving the clustering or concentrating of people…
Squatter settlements found in the periphery of Latin American…
geographical economic theory that refers to how the price and…
Illegal practice of inducing homeowners to sell their propert…
Agglomeration
A process involving the clustering or concentrating of people…
Barriadas
Squatter settlements found in the periphery of Latin American…
56 terms
Unit 7: Urban Vocabulary List (AP Human Geography)
Agglomeration
Bid rent theory
Blockbusting
CBD
A process involving the clustering or concentrating of people…
geographical economic theory that refers to how the price and…
Illegal practice of inducing homeowners to sell their propert…
Central Business District (CBD) is the commercial (and someti…
Agglomeration
A process involving the clustering or concentrating of people…
Bid rent theory
geographical economic theory that refers to how the price 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…
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