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AP-Human Geography Unit 1- Geography: Nature and Perspectives
Absolute location
Built Landscape
Cartogram
Census
The position or place of a certain item on the surface of the…
An environment defined by features and patterns of human inte…
A set of data, usually statistical, diagrammatically projecte…
A periodic and official count of a country's population
Absolute location
The position or place of a certain item on the surface of the…
Built Landscape
An environment defined by features and patterns of human inte…
58 terms
AP-Human Geography Unit 1- Geography: Nature and Perspectives
Absolute location
Built Landscape
Cartogram
Census
The position or place of a certain item on the surface of the…
An environment defined by features and patterns of human inte…
A set of data, usually statistical, diagrammatically projecte…
A periodic and official count of a country's population
Absolute location
The position or place of a certain item on the surface of the…
Built Landscape
An environment defined by features and patterns of human inte…
58 terms
AP-HUG Unit 1- Geography: Nature and Perspectives
Absolute location
Built Landscape
Cartogram
Census
The position or place of a certain item on the surface of the…
An environment defined by features and patterns of human inte…
A set of data, usually statistical, diagrammatically projecte…
A periodic and official count of a country's population
Absolute location
The position or place of a certain item on the surface of the…
Built Landscape
An environment defined by features and patterns of human inte…
30 terms
Unit 1 AP Human Geography (Nature and Perspectives)
Absolute Location
Absolute Distance
Cartogram
Cartography
A point on the earth's surface expressed by a coordinate syst…
The distance that can be measured with a standard unit of len…
A presentation of statistical data in geographical distributi…
The science or practice of drawing maps.
Absolute Location
A point on the earth's surface expressed by a coordinate syst…
Absolute Distance
The distance that can be measured with a standard unit of len…
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
58 terms
AP-Human Geography Unit 1- Geography: Nature and Perspectives
Absolute location
Built Landscape
Cartogram
Census
The position or place of a certain item on the surface of the…
An environment defined by features and patterns of human inte…
A set of data, usually statistical, diagrammatically projecte…
A periodic and official count of a country's population
Absolute location
The position or place of a certain item on the surface of the…
Built Landscape
An environment defined by features and patterns of human inte…
40 terms
AP Test Study: Unit 1 nature/perspectives
2 reasons maps are used?
Name some famous early geographers.
What did Eratosthenes do?
Ptolemy did what?
Reference and communication
Eratosthenes, Ptolemy, Idrisi, George Perkins Marsh, Carl Sauer
Made word "geography" and accurately found circumference of e…
Miscalculated earth circumference
2 reasons maps are used?
Reference and communication
Name some famous early geographers.
Eratosthenes, Ptolemy, Idrisi, George Perkins Marsh, Carl Sauer
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Unit 1: Nature & Perspectives
Pattison's Four Traditions (1964)
Five Themes of Geography (1986): GENIP
Anthropogenic
Absolute location
-earth-science: physical geography (not one of the Five Theme…
-location: position; situation of people and things... -human/e…
Caused or produced by humans
Position on Earth's surface using the coordinate system of lo…
Pattison's Four Traditions (1964)
-earth-science: physical geography (not one of the Five Theme…
Five Themes of Geography (1986): GENIP
-location: position; situation of people and things... -human/e…
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Unit 1: Nature & Perspectives
absolute location
accessibility
aerial photography
cartography
The exact location of a place on a mathematical grid of the E…
The ease of reaching one location from other locations
Taking images of the earth from elevated positions as a means…
The art science of map-making
absolute location
The exact location of a place on a mathematical grid of the E…
accessibility
The ease of reaching one location from other locations
58 terms
AP-Human Geography Unit 1- Geography: Nature and Perspectives
Absolute location
Built Landscape
Cartogram
Census
The position or place of a certain item on the surface of the…
An environment defined by features and patterns of human inte…
A set of data, usually statistical, diagrammatically projecte…
A periodic and official count of a country's population
Absolute location
The position or place of a certain item on the surface of the…
Built Landscape
An environment defined by features and patterns of human inte…
58 terms
AP-Human Geography Unit 1- Geography: Nature and Perspectives
Absolute location
Built Landscape
Cartogram
Census
The position or place of a certain item on the surface of the…
An environment defined by features and patterns of human inte…
A set of data, usually statistical, diagrammatically projecte…
A periodic and official count of a country's population
Absolute location
The position or place of a certain item on the surface of the…
Built Landscape
An environment defined by features and patterns of human inte…
18 terms
Nature & perspectives unit 1 AP hg
Cultural landscape
Arithmetic density
Physiological density
Hearth
Fashioning of a natural landscape by a cultural group. This i…
The total number of people divided by the total land area. Th…
The number of people per unit of area of arable land, which i…
The region from which innovate ideas orginate. this relates t…
Cultural landscape
Fashioning of a natural landscape by a cultural group. This i…
Arithmetic density
The total number of people divided by the total land area. Th…
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Unit 1: Nature and Perspectives
Geo
Graphy
BCE
CE
Earth
Write
Before Common Era
Common Era
Geo
Earth
Graphy
Write
25 terms
Unit 1: Geography Nature and Perspectives
Accessibility
Activity Space
Connectivity
Culture
The degree of ease with which it is possible to reach a certa…
The space within which daily activity occurs.
Connectedness of a node in the world economy to other nodes a…
The sum total of the knowledge, attitudes, and habitual behav…
Accessibility
The degree of ease with which it is possible to reach a certa…
Activity Space
The space within which daily activity occurs.
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AP Human Geography Unit 1: Nature & Perspectives
Sequent Occupance
Cultural Landscape
Arithmetic Density
Physiological Density
The notion that successive societies leave their cultural imp…
Fashioning of a natural landscape by a cultural group. This i…
The total number of people divided by the total land area. Th…
The number of people per unit of area of arable land, which i…
Sequent Occupance
The notion that successive societies leave their cultural imp…
Cultural Landscape
Fashioning of a natural landscape by a cultural group. This i…
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AP Geography~ Unit 1- Nature and Perspectives
AJ Orea... Period 6
Location
Place
Scale
...
a place of settlement, activity, or residence... E.x. The longi…
a particular portion of space, whether of definite or indefin…
A system of ordered marks at fixed intervals used as a refere…
AJ Orea... Period 6
...
Location
a place of settlement, activity, or residence... E.x. The longi…
86 terms
AP-Human Geography Unit 1- Geography: Nature and Perspectives
Absolute location
Cartogram
Choropleth
Contagious
The position or place of a certain item on the surface of the…
A set of data, usually statistical, diagrammatically projecte…
A map displaying a range of shading or patterning over differ…
Used to describe communication in the manner of a disease, as…
Absolute location
The position or place of a certain item on the surface of the…
Cartogram
A set of data, usually statistical, diagrammatically projecte…
38 terms
AP Human Geo Unit 1- Nature & Perspectives
Cultural landscape
Natural Landscape
Sequent occupance
Density
Fashioning of a natural landscape by a cultural group (human…
(Part of cultural landscape) physical landscape/environment t…
(Part of cultural landscape) notion that successful societies…
The frequency with which something occurs within a given area…
Cultural landscape
Fashioning of a natural landscape by a cultural group (human…
Natural Landscape
(Part of cultural landscape) physical landscape/environment t…
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AP Human Geography Unit 1 Geography: Nature and Perspectives
Absolute Location (mathematical locati…
Built Landscape
Cartogram
Census
a point on the earth expressed by a coordinate system such... as…
an area of land represented by its features and patterns of h…
a map on which statistical information is shown in diagrammat…
an official count or survey of a population, typically record…
Absolute Location (mathematical locati…
a point on the earth expressed by a coordinate system such... as…
Built Landscape
an area of land represented by its features and patterns of h…
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AP HuGe Unit 1: Nature and Perspectives
Anthropogenic
Absolute Location
Relative Location
Absolute Distance
Caused or produced by humans
Position on Earth's surface using the coordinate system of lo…
Position on Earth's surface relative to other features
Exact measurement of the physical space between two places
Anthropogenic
Caused or produced by humans
Absolute Location
Position on Earth's surface using the coordinate system of lo…
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AP-Human Geography Unit 1- Geography: Nature and Perspectives review
Absolute location
Cartogram
Choropleth
Connectivity
The position or place of a certain item on the surface of the…
A set of data, usually statistical, diagrammatically projecte…
A map displaying a range of shading or patterning over differ…
The degree of direct linkage between one location and other l…
Absolute location
The position or place of a certain item on the surface of the…
Cartogram
A set of data, usually statistical, diagrammatically projecte…
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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…
34 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 1 - Nature and Perspectives
cartography
concentration
contagious diffusion
cultural ecology
the art and science of making maps, including data compilatio…
the spread of something over a given area
the rapid, widespread diffusion of a feature or trend through…
the multiple interactions and relationships between a culture…
cartography
the art and science of making maps, including data compilatio…
concentration
the spread of something over a given area
34 terms
AP Human Geo Unit 1: Nature and Perspectives
5 themes of geography
location
human/environmental interaction
region
location... human/environmental interaction... region ... place... movement
a theme of geography... position/situation of people or things
a theme of geography... reciprocal relationship of hum/environment
area of Earth's surface marked by a degree of homogeneity of…
5 themes of geography
location... human/environmental interaction... region ... place... movement
location
a theme of geography... position/situation of people or things
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Unit 1 - Nature and Perspectives of Geography
Absolute Location
Cartography
Choropleth Map
Concentration
The precise point one is located on the Earth (Lat/Long)
The science of creating maps
Uses shading and coloring to represent averages in a given re…
The spread of something over a given area
Absolute Location
The precise point one is located on the Earth (Lat/Long)
Cartography
The science of creating maps
60 terms
Unit 1 Nature & Perspectives
Cartography
Circular Pattern
Cultural landscapes
Daylight savings time
the science of studying and practicing maps.
A pattern, where the objects are placed around another object.
Landscape that have been changed by human society which refle…
A time cycle, where the clock is pushed an hour ahead of the…
Cartography
the science of studying and practicing maps.
Circular Pattern
A pattern, where the objects are placed around another object.
62 terms
AP HuG Unit 1, Geography: Its Nature and Perspectives
location
space
scale
place
the position of something on earth's surface
the physical gap or distance between 2 objects
the relationship between the size of an object or distance be…
a specific point on earth with human and physical characteris…
location
the position of something on earth's surface
space
the physical gap or distance between 2 objects
APHuG Unit 1 - Nature and Perspectives Review
Latitude
Longitude
GPS
GIS
The numbering system used to indicate the location of paralle…
The numbering system used to indicate the location of meridia…
A system that determines the precise position of something on…
A computer system that stores, organizes, analyzes, and displ…
Latitude
The numbering system used to indicate the location of paralle…
Longitude
The numbering system used to indicate the location of meridia…
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Unit 1- Nature & Perspectives
Location
Place
Scale
Space
1st theme of geography; the geographical situation of people…
Uniqueness of a location
The relationship of a portion of Earth to the real thing
The gap between objects
Location
1st theme of geography; the geographical situation of people…
Place
Uniqueness of a location
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Unit 1 Nature&Perspectives
Built Landscape
Contagious Diffusion
Distance decay
Cultural Ecology
Represented by those features and patterns reflecting human o…
The rapid, widespread diffusion of a feature or trend through…
the diminishing in importance and eventual disappearance of a…
Fashioning of a natural landscape by a cultural group
Built Landscape
Represented by those features and patterns reflecting human o…
Contagious Diffusion
The rapid, widespread diffusion of a feature or trend through…
AP-Human Geography Unit 1- Geography: Nature and Perspectives
The position or place of a certain ite…
An environment defined by features and…
A set of data, usually statistical, di…
A periodic and official count of a cou…
Absolute location
Built Landscape
Cartogram
Census
The position or place of a certain ite…
Absolute location
An environment defined by features and…
Built Landscape
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AP-Human Geography Unit 1- Geography: Nature and Perspectives
Sequent Occupancy
Physiological density
Diffusion
Hierarchical
successive habitation of the same area over time; builds laye…
the number of people per unit of area of arable land, which i…
The spatial spreading or dissemination of a culture element o…
If the nature of an hierarchy, arranged in order of rank
Sequent Occupancy
successive habitation of the same area over time; builds laye…
Physiological density
the number of people per unit of area of arable land, which i…
77 terms
AP-Human Geography Unit 1- Geography: Nature and Perspectives
Absolute location
Built Landscape
Cartogram
Census
The position or place of a certain item on the surface of the…
An environment defined by features and patterns of human inte…
A set of data, usually statistical, diagrammatically projecte…
A periodic and official count of a country's population
Absolute location
The position or place of a certain item on the surface of the…
Built Landscape
An environment defined by features and patterns of human inte…
78 terms
Unit 1-Nature and Perspectives
Abiotic
Agricultural density
Arithmetic density
Atmosphere
non-living components of an environment
measures the number of agriculturalists per unit area of arab…
The population density measured as the number of people per u…
the thin layer of gases surrounding the earth.
Abiotic
non-living components of an environment
Agricultural density
measures the number of agriculturalists per unit area of arab…
42 terms
Unit 1: Nature and Perspectives
Place
Region
Scale
Space
A specific point on Earth distinguished by a particular chara…
An area on Earth distinguished by a combo of cultural and phy…
Relationship between the portion of Earth being studied and E…
Physical gap or interval between two objects
Place
A specific point on Earth distinguished by a particular chara…
Region
An area on Earth distinguished by a combo of cultural and phy…
91 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 1: Nature and Perspective
Tobler's First Law of Geography
Human Geography
Physical Geography
Environmental Geography
everything is related to everything else, but near things are…
how people make, organize space and society, interact with pe…
natural phenomenon
human + physical geography
Tobler's First Law of Geography
everything is related to everything else, but near things are…
Human Geography
how people make, organize space and society, interact with pe…
58 terms
AP-Human Geography Unit 1- Geography: Nature and Perspectives
Absolute location
Built Landscape
Cartogram
Census
The position or place of a certain item on the surface of the…
An environment defined by features and patterns of human inte…
A set of data, usually statistical, diagrammatically projecte…
A periodic and official count of a country's population
Absolute location
The position or place of a certain item on the surface of the…
Built Landscape
An environment defined by features and patterns of human inte…
68 terms
AP-Human Geography Unit 1- Geography: Nature and Perspectives
Absolute location
Built Landscape
Cartogram
Census
Use latitude, and longitude to find exact location. (mathemat…
An environment defined by features and patterns of human inte…
A set of data, usually statistical, diagrammatically projecte…
A periodic and official count of a country's population
Absolute location
Use latitude, and longitude to find exact location. (mathemat…
Built Landscape
An environment defined by features and patterns of human inte…
68 terms
AP-Human Geography Unit 1- Geography: Nature and Perspectives
Absolute location
Built Landscape
Cartogram
Census
Use latitude, and longitude to find exact location. (mathemat…
An environment defined by features and patterns of human inte…
A set of data, usually statistical, diagrammatically projecte…
A periodic and official count of a country's population
Absolute location
Use latitude, and longitude to find exact location. (mathemat…
Built Landscape
An environment defined by features and patterns of human inte…
80 terms
AP-Human Geography Unit 1- Geography: Nature and Perspectives
Absolute location
Built Landscape
Cartogram
Census
Use latitude, and longitude to find exact location. (mathemat…
An environment defined by features and patterns of human inte…
A set of data, usually statistical, diagrammatically projecte…
A periodic and official count of a country's population
Absolute location
Use latitude, and longitude to find exact location. (mathemat…
Built Landscape
An environment defined by features and patterns of human inte…
75 terms
AP Human Geo Unit I NATURE/PERSPECTIVES Terms
agricultural density
arithmetic density
base line
cartography
the ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of ara…
the total number of people divided by the total land area
an east-west line designated in the Land Ordinance of 1785 to…
the science of making maps
agricultural density
the ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of ara…
arithmetic density
the total number of people divided by the total land area
80 terms
AP-Human Geography Unit 1- Geography: Nature and Perspectives
Absolute location
Built Landscape
Cartogram
Census
The position or place of a certain item on the surface of the…
An environment defined by features and patterns of human inte…
A set of data, usually statistical, diagrammatically projecte…
A periodic and official count of a country's population
Absolute location
The position or place of a certain item on the surface of the…
Built Landscape
An environment defined by features and patterns of human inte…
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…
33 terms
Unit 1- Nature and Perspective
absolute direction
Absolute distance
absolute location
accessibility
Based on the cardinal points of North, South, East, and West.…
A distance that can be measured with a standard unit of lengt…
The exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
the degree of ease with which it is possible to reach a certa…
absolute direction
Based on the cardinal points of North, South, East, and West.…
Absolute distance
A distance that can be measured with a standard unit of lengt…
76 terms
Unit 1 Nature and Perspectives
agricultural density
arithmetic density
base line
cartography
the ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of ara…
the total number of people divided by the total land area
an east-west line designated in the Land Ordinance of 1785 to…
the science of making maps
agricultural density
the ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of ara…
arithmetic density
the total number of people divided by the total land area
58 terms
AP-Human Geography Unit 1- Geography: Nature and Perspectives
Absolute location
Built Landscape
Cartogram
Census
The position or place of a certain item on the surface of the…
An environment defined by features and patterns of human inte…
A set of data, usually statistical, diagrammatically projecte…
A periodic and official count of a country's population
Absolute location
The position or place of a certain item on the surface of the…
Built Landscape
An environment defined by features and patterns of human inte…
57 terms
Unit 1 - Nature and Perspectives
Map
Thematic Map
Statistical Map
Cartogram
a two dimensional model of the earth's surface
a type of map designed to show a particular theme connected w…
a map in which the variation in quantity of a factor is indic…
a map on which statistical information is shown in diagrammat…
Map
a two dimensional model of the earth's surface
Thematic Map
a type of map designed to show a particular theme connected w…
18 terms
Unit 1 Nature and Perspectives
contagious diffusion
cultural ecology
diffusion
distribution
direct contact between those whk developed or have adopted so…
geographic study of human-environment relationships
the spread or movement of a phenomenon over space or through…
...
contagious diffusion
direct contact between those whk developed or have adopted so…
cultural ecology
geographic study of human-environment relationships
61 terms
Unit 1 Review - Geography, Its Nature and Perspectives
George Perkins Marsh
Carl Sauer
Cultural landscape
Quantitative revolution
he addressed the relationship between people and their enviro…
he said that cultural landscapes should be focus of geographi…
the relationship between a cultural group and the natural lan…
movement in the 1950s and 1960s that led to explaining geogra…
George Perkins Marsh
he addressed the relationship between people and their enviro…
Carl Sauer
he said that cultural landscapes should be focus of geographi…
75 terms
AP Human Geo Unit I NATURE/PERSPECTIVES Terms
agricultural density
arithmetic density
base line
cartography
the ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of ara…
the total number of people divided by the total land area
an east-west line designated in the Land Ordinance of 1785 to…
the science of making maps
agricultural density
the ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of ara…
arithmetic density
the total number of people divided by the total land area
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