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AP Human Geography Unit 9
Development
Fair Trade
Foreign Direct Investment (FDI)
Gender Empowerment Measure (GEM)
A process of improvement in the material conditions of people…
Alternative to international trade that emphasizes small busi…
Investment made by a foreign company in the economy of anothe…
Compares the ability of women and men to participate in econo…
Development
A process of improvement in the material conditions of people…
Fair Trade
Alternative to international trade that emphasizes small busi…
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AP Human Geography Unit 9
Developement
GDP
MDC
IMF
The extent to which the human and natural resources of an are…
The total value of goods and services produced within the bor…
a country that has progressed relatively far
the lending of massive amounts of money to peripheral and sem…
Developement
The extent to which the human and natural resources of an are…
GDP
The total value of goods and services produced within the bor…
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ap human geography unit 9
development
fair trade
foreign direct investment (FDI)
gender empowerment measure (GEM)
process of improvement in the material conditions of people t…
alternative to international trade that emphasizes small busi…
investment made by foreign company in the economy of another…
compared ability if women and men to participate in economic…
development
process of improvement in the material conditions of people t…
fair trade
alternative to international trade that emphasizes small busi…
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Unit 9 economy AP Human Geography
Economy
Economic sectors
Primary production
Secondary production
-a system of production, distribution and consumption in a re…
-the economy can be broken down into different sectors or act…
-extracting natural resources from the earth... -jobs that "gath…
-manufacturing ... -converting natural resources into products…
Economy
-a system of production, distribution and consumption in a re…
Economic sectors
-the economy can be broken down into different sectors or act…
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AP Human Geography Unit 9- Urbanization
Acropolis/ agora/ forum
Agricultural Village
Bid Rent Theory
Blockbusting
places in greek cities, for public
a relatively small, egalitarian village, where most of the po…
geographical economic theory that refers to how the price and…
A process by which real estate agents convince white property…
Acropolis/ agora/ forum
places in greek cities, for public
Agricultural Village
a relatively small, egalitarian village, where most of the po…
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AP Human Geography Unit 9
Development
MDC (developed country)
LDC (developing country)
HDI
a process of improvement in the material conditions of people…
a country that has progressed relatively far along a continuu…
a country that is at a relatively early stage in the process…
Indicator of the level of development for each country, const…
Development
a process of improvement in the material conditions of people…
MDC (developed country)
a country that has progressed relatively far along a continuu…
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AP Human Geography: Unit 9
Technopole
Sunbelt
Rust belt
Break-of-bulk point
Center's or nodes of high-technology research and activity ar…
The south and southwest regions of the U.S.
A region in northeastern U.S. that was once characterized by…
A location along a transport route where goods must be transf…
Technopole
Center's or nodes of high-technology research and activity ar…
Sunbelt
The south and southwest regions of the U.S.
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Unit 9 AP Human Geography
Nation
Terrirotiality
Delimitation
Multi-National
Group of people who share a common culture and identify as a…
Control over a space and the assumption of ownership that spa…
Phase in which a boundary's definition is drawn onto a map.
State with more than one nation within its borders.
Nation
Group of people who share a common culture and identify as a…
Terrirotiality
Control over a space and the assumption of ownership that spa…
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Unit 9: AP Human Geography
Central Business District (CBD)
Synekism
Urban
City
A concentration of business and commerce in the cities downtown
Conditions that derive from dwelling together in a particular…
The built up space of the central city and suburbs
An agglomeration of people and buildings clustered together t…
Central Business District (CBD)
A concentration of business and commerce in the cities downtown
Synekism
Conditions that derive from dwelling together in a particular…
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AP Human Geography Unit 9
Acropolis/ Agora/ Forum
Agricultural Village
Bid- Rent Theory
Blockbusting
Types of centralized areas in Roman/ Greek culture where deba…
A relatively small, egalitarian village, where most of the po…
Geographical economic theory that refers to how the price and…
Illegal practice of inducing homeowners to sell their propert…
Acropolis/ Agora/ Forum
Types of centralized areas in Roman/ Greek culture where deba…
Agricultural Village
A relatively small, egalitarian village, where most of the po…
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AP Human Geography Unit 9, Economic Development
Brandt Line
BRICS
NICs
comparative advantage
divides the more developed north from the less developed south.
Brazil, Russia, India, and China, slower and steadier growth…
newly industrialized countries that are experiencing rapid ec…
the ability of an individual, firm, or country to produce a g…
Brandt Line
divides the more developed north from the less developed south.
BRICS
Brazil, Russia, India, and China, slower and steadier growth…
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Unit 9 AP Human Geography
GDP
Uneven Development
Tertiary Sector
Technopole
Gross domestic product- value of all goods/services produced…
The increasing gap in economic conditions between core and pe…
The portion of the economy concerned with transportation, com…
Centers or nodes of high-technology research and activity aro…
GDP
Gross domestic product- value of all goods/services produced…
Uneven Development
The increasing gap in economic conditions between core and pe…
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AP Human Geography Unit 9 Vocab
Central business district (CBD)
Synekism
Urban
City
a concentration of business and commerce in the city's downtown
conditions that derive from dwelling together in a particular…
the built up space of the central city and suburbs
an agglomeration of people and buildings clustered together t…
Central business district (CBD)
a concentration of business and commerce in the city's downtown
Synekism
conditions that derive from dwelling together in a particular…
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AP Human Geography Unit 9 Vocabulary
urban morphology
city
urban
agricultural village
the study of the physical form and structure of urban places
conglomeration of people and buildings clustered together to…
the entire build-up, non-rural area and its population, inclu…
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 9 Vocabulary: Agriculture
Agriculture
Organic Agriculture
Subsistence Agriculture
Commercial Agriculture
The intentional cultivation of crops and raising livestock.
Approach to farming and ranching that avoids the use of herbi…
Self-sufficient agriculture, usually small scale and low tech…
Agriculture primarily for the purpose of selling the products…
Agriculture
The intentional cultivation of crops and raising livestock.
Organic Agriculture
Approach to farming and ranching that avoids the use of herbi…
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AP Human Geography Unit 9 (Urban Geography)
CBD
Synekism
Urban
City
concentration of business and commerce in the cities downtown
conditions that derive from dwelling together in a particular…
they built up space of a central city and suburbs
and agglomeration of people and buildings clustered together…
CBD
concentration of business and commerce in the cities downtown
Synekism
conditions that derive from dwelling together in a particular…
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AP Human Geography Vocab Unit 9
development
fair trade
foreign direct investment (FDI)
gender empowerment measure (GEM)
a process of improvement in the material conditions of people…
alternative to international trade that emphasizes small busi…
investment made by a foreign company in the economy of anothe…
compares the ability of women and men to participate in econo…
development
a process of improvement in the material conditions of people…
fair trade
alternative to international trade that emphasizes small busi…
AP Human Geography Unit 9 Vocab
Development
Fair Trade
Foreign Direct Investment (FDI)
Gender Empowerment Measure (GEM)
A process of improvement in the material conditions of people…
Alternative to international trade that emphasizes small busi…
Investment made by a foreign company in the economy of anothe…
Compares the ability of women and men to participate in econo…
Development
A process of improvement in the material conditions of people…
Fair Trade
Alternative to international trade that emphasizes small busi…
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AP Human Geography Unit 9 (Development)
Every country in the world has a highe…
The Self-Sufficiency Model (would or w…
A stat NOT used to determine GDI might…
Two sources of loans to LDCs would be…
GDI than GEM
would
infant mortality rate
World Bank, IMF
Every country in the world has a highe…
GDI than GEM
The Self-Sufficiency Model (would or w…
would
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AP Human Geography Unit 9 Development
Development
Fair Trade
Foreign Direct Investment (FDI)
Gender Empowerment Measure (GEM)
A process of improvement in the material conditions of people…
Alternative to international trade that emphasizes small busi…
Investment made by a foreign company in the economy of anothe…
Compares the ability of women and men to participate in econo…
Development
A process of improvement in the material conditions of people…
Fair Trade
Alternative to international trade that emphasizes small busi…
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AP Human Geography Unit 9 Vocab
Development
Fair Trade
Foreign Direct Investment (FDI)
Gender Empowerment Measure (GEM)
A process of improvement in the material conditions of people…
Alternative to international trade that emphasizes small busi…
Investment made by a foreign company in the economy of anothe…
Compares the ability of women and men to participate in econo…
Development
A process of improvement in the material conditions of people…
Fair Trade
Alternative to international trade that emphasizes small busi…
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AP Human Geography Unit 9 Vocab.
Acropolis
Agora
Barrioization
Bid-rent Function Theory
literally "high point of the city." The upper fortified part…
in ancient Greece, public spaces where citizens debated, lect…
Defined by geographer James Curtis as the dramatic increase i…
Geographical economic theory that refers to how the price and…
Acropolis
literally "high point of the city." The upper fortified part…
Agora
in ancient Greece, public spaces where citizens debated, lect…
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AP Human Geography Unit 9: Agriculture
Agribuisness
Agriculture
Aquaculture
Cereal Grain
Commercial agriculture characterized by the integration of di…
The deliberate effort to modify a portion of Earth's surface…
The cultivation or farming (in controlled conditions) of aqua…
A grass yielding grain for food.
Agribuisness
Commercial agriculture characterized by the integration of di…
Agriculture
The deliberate effort to modify a portion of Earth's surface…
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Unit 9 AP Human Geography Vocab
Microloan
Backwash Effect
Formal Economy
Sustainable Development
a very small, short-term loan at low interest, especially to…
The negative effects on one region that result from economic…
The legal economy that is taxed and monitored by a government…
Balance between the pace of human development and the environ…
Microloan
a very small, short-term loan at low interest, especially to…
Backwash Effect
The negative effects on one region that result from economic…
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AP Human Geography Unit 9 Vocabulary
Development
More Developed Country (MDC)
Less Developed Country
Human Development Index
The process of improving the material conditions of people th…
A country that has progressed further along the development c…
A country in an earlier stage of development.
A country's level of development.
Development
The process of improving the material conditions of people th…
More Developed Country (MDC)
A country that has progressed further along the development c…
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AP Human Geography Unit 9 Vocab.
Acropolis
Agora
Barrioization
Bid-rent Function Theory
literally "high point of the city." The upper fortified part…
in ancient Greece, public spaces where citizens debated, lect…
Defined by geographer James Curtis as the dramatic increase i…
Geographical economic theory that refers to how the price and…
Acropolis
literally "high point of the city." The upper fortified part…
Agora
in ancient Greece, public spaces where citizens debated, lect…
30 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 9 Vocab.
Acropolis
Agora
Barrioization
Bid-rent Function Theory
literally "high point of the city." The upper fortified part…
in ancient Greece, public spaces where citizens debated, lect…
Defined by geographer James Curtis as the dramatic increase i…
Geographical economic theory that refers to how the price and…
Acropolis
literally "high point of the city." The upper fortified part…
Agora
in ancient Greece, public spaces where citizens debated, lect…
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AP Human Geography Unit 9 Vocab
annexation
census tract
central business district (CBD)
city
legally adding land area to a city in the United States
an area delineated 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 delineated by the US Bureau of the Census for which s…
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AP Human Geography - Unit 9; Economics
Economy
Economic Sectors
Primary Production
Secondary Production
A system of production, distribution, and consumption in a re…
The economy can be broken down into different activities.... Bas…
Extracting natural resources from the earth.... Jobs that "gathe…
Sectors - Manufacturing... Converting natural resources into pro…
Economy
A system of production, distribution, and consumption in a re…
Economic Sectors
The economy can be broken down into different activities.... Bas…
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AP Human Geography Unit 9 Vocab.
Acropolis
Agora
Barrioization
Bid-rent Function Theory
literally "high point of the city." The upper fortified part…
in ancient Greece, public spaces where citizens debated, lect…
Defined by geographer James Curtis as the dramatic increase i…
Geographical economic theory that refers to how the price and…
Acropolis
literally "high point of the city." The upper fortified part…
Agora
in ancient Greece, public spaces where citizens debated, lect…
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Ap Human Geography Flashcards Unit 9
Asian Tigers (4)
Brain drain
Core-Periphery Model
Dependency theory
Newly industrialized countries in the 1900s... Taiwan, South Kor…
When highly educated people emigrate from developing countrie…
A model that describes the level of economic, political, and…
A theory where resources flow from a periphery (underdevelope…
Asian Tigers (4)
Newly industrialized countries in the 1900s... Taiwan, South Kor…
Brain drain
When highly educated people emigrate from developing countrie…
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AP Human Geography: Unit 9 Vocabulary
Agrarian
Agribusiness
Agricultural landscape
Agriculture
Characteristic of farmers or their way of life
Highly mechanized, large-scale farming, usually under corpora…
The cultural landscape of agricultural areas
The cultivation of domesticated crops and the raising of dome…
Agrarian
Characteristic of farmers or their way of life
Agribusiness
Highly mechanized, large-scale farming, usually under corpora…
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AP Human Geography - Unit 9 Vocabulary
Development
Fair Trade
Foreign Direct Investment
Gender Empowerment Measure
A process of improvement in the material conditions of people…
Alternative to international trade that emphasizes small busi…
Investment made by a foreign company in the economy of anothe…
Compares the ability of women and men to participate in econo…
Development
A process of improvement in the material conditions of people…
Fair Trade
Alternative to international trade that emphasizes small busi…
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AP Human Geography Unit 9 Terms
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…
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AP Human Geography Unit 9: Industry and Services
cotton industry
Guild
Industrial Revolution
Comparative Advantage
products made at home
group of individuals who practice cotton industry
It accelerated industry and made stuff more efficient
the ability to produce something more efficiently than any ot…
cotton industry
products made at home
Guild
group of individuals who practice cotton industry
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AP Human Geography Unit 9: Economic Development Flashcards
Economy
Economic sectors
Primary production
Secondary production
-a system of production, distribution and consumption in a re…
-the economy can be broken down into different sectors or act…
-extracting natural resources from the earth... -jobs that "gath…
-manufacturing ... -converting natural resources into products…
Economy
-a system of production, distribution and consumption in a re…
Economic sectors
-the economy can be broken down into different sectors or act…
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AP human geography unit 9 quiz
Human development index (HDI)
1.0
GDP/ capita; literacy rate; amt. of ed…
Gross domestic product
Calculates the level of a country's development
A perfect HDI
What determines HDI
The value of the total output of goods & service produced in…
Human development index (HDI)
Calculates the level of a country's development
1.0
A perfect HDI
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AP Human Geography Unit 9 Development Test
Development
More Developed Country (MDC)
Less Developed Country (LDC)
Human Development Index (HDI)
the process of improving the material conditions of people th…
a country that has progressed relatively for along a continuu…
a country that is at a relatively early stage in the process…
indicator of level of development for each country (on a scal…
Development
the process of improving the material conditions of people th…
More Developed Country (MDC)
a country that has progressed relatively for along a continuu…
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AP Human Geography-Unit 9 and 11: Industrialization and Economic Development Flashcards
Agglomeration
Assembly Line
Basic Industry
Break-of-bulk Point
A process of the clustering or concentrating of people or act…
An efficient manufacturing process in which components are ad…
An industry critical to the health of an area's economy.
A location where transfer is possible from one mode of transp…
Agglomeration
A process of the clustering or concentrating of people or act…
Assembly Line
An efficient manufacturing process in which components are ad…
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AP Human Unit 9
What are the 6 hearths of urbanization?
What are city states?
What is Meso-America
What are urban systems?
Egypt... Mexico... Yandees... China... Mesopataninia... India
cities that were very important and started their own governm…
a city state that is one of the earliest examples of a city s…
multiple cities that are connected because of big cities that…
What are the 6 hearths of urbanization?
Egypt... Mexico... Yandees... China... Mesopataninia... India
What are city states?
cities that were very important and started their own governm…
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AP Human Geo - Unit 9 - Economics
What is economics?
What is a market?
What is money?
What is a Market Economy?
The processes that govern the production, distribution and co…
Any institution of exchange or transactions. There are two ty…
Any medium of exchange that represents capital.
The type of economy that every country in the world wants to…
What is economics?
The processes that govern the production, distribution and co…
What is a market?
Any institution of exchange or transactions. There are two ty…
AP Human Geography Quarter 3 Exam (Unit 9)
Intensive agriculture
Extensive agriculture
Aquaculture ("Blue Revolution")
Mariculture
Effective and efficient use of labor on small plots of land t…
Characterized by low inputs of labor per unit land area.
Farming of aquatic organisms in freshwater or saltwater under…
Refers to aquaculture practiced in marine environments
Intensive agriculture
Effective and efficient use of labor on small plots of land t…
Extensive agriculture
Characterized by low inputs of labor per unit land area.
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AP Human Geography Vocab Unit 9 Development and 11Industry
Development
Fair Trade
Foreign Direct Investment (FDI)
Gender Empowerment Movement (GEM)
A process of improvement in the material conditions of people…
Alternative to international trade that emphasizes small busi…
Investment made by a foreign company in the economy of anothe…
compares the ability of women and men to participate in econo…
Development
A process of improvement in the material conditions of people…
Fair Trade
Alternative to international trade that emphasizes small busi…
AP Human Geography Unit 9/10/12 Vocab
World City
World City
Informal Economy
Informal Economy
cities that function at the global scale, beyond the reach of…
New York is an example of
the economy that is not taxed and is not counted toward a cou…
The Black Market is an example of
World City
cities that function at the global scale, beyond the reach of…
World City
New York is an example of
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AP Human Geography (The Cultural Landscape- Rubenstein) Unit 9 Vocabulary
Active Solar Energy Systems
Adolescent Fertility Rate
Biomass Fuel
Breeder Reactor
Solar energy systems that collects energy through the use of…
The number of births per 1,000 women ages 15 to 19
Fuel that derives from plant material and animal waste
A nuclear power plant that creates its own fuel from plutonium
Active Solar Energy Systems
Solar energy systems that collects energy through the use of…
Adolescent Fertility Rate
The number of births per 1,000 women ages 15 to 19
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Ap human geo unit 9
Development refers to
The more developed regions include all…
The difference in per capita GDP betwe…
On a north polar projection, less deve…
Improvement in material conditions
Middle East
Widening
In peripheral locations
Development refers to
Improvement in material conditions
The more developed regions include all…
Middle East
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AP Human Geography Map Unit
aspect
azimuthal projection
conformal projection
conic projection
The positional relationship between the glove and the develop…
A map projection in which the plane is the most developable s…
Map that maintains shape but distorts other properties.
Maps that put a cone over the Earth and keep distance intact…
aspect
The positional relationship between the glove and the develop…
azimuthal projection
A map projection in which the plane is the most developable s…
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Ap human unit 9
Active solar energy system
Adolescent fertility rate
Biomass fuel
Breeder reactor
Solar energy systems that collect energy
The number of births per 1000, ages through 15&19
Fuel that derives from plant material and animal waste
A nuclear power plant that creates its own fuel from plutonium
Active solar energy system
Solar energy systems that collect energy
Adolescent fertility rate
The number of births per 1000, ages through 15&19
AP Human Geography-Unit 3
culture
folk/local culture
folklore
popular culture
a group of belief systems, norms, and values practiced by a p…
how a group of people in a place that see themselves and shar…
the traditional beliefs, customs, and stories of a community,…
large culture that incorporates heterogeneous populations, is…
culture
a group of belief systems, norms, and values practiced by a p…
folk/local culture
how a group of people in a place that see themselves and shar…
AP Human Geography Unit 2
Agricultural Density
Arable Land
Physiological Density
Arithmetic Population Density
Number of Farmers divided by the arable land
Land suitable for farming/agriculture
Population of a region / arable (farmable) land
Population of a region divided by total land area.
Agricultural Density
Number of Farmers divided by the arable land
Arable Land
Land suitable for farming/agriculture
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