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AP Human Geography Unit 1 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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AP Human Geography Rubenstein Chapter 4
Artifact
Built environment
Cultural convergence
Cultural/environmental perception
Any item, made by humans, that represents a material aspect o…
The man-made surroundings that provide the setting for human…
The contact and interaction of one culture to another.
The concept that people of different culture will definitely…
Artifact
Any item, made by humans, that represents a material aspect o…
Built environment
The man-made surroundings that provide the setting for human…
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APHG Chpt.8 Political Geography
Balance of Power
Boundary
City-state
Colonialism
Condition of roughly equal strength between opposing countrie…
invisible line that marks the extent of a state's territory
a sovereign state comprising a city and its immediate hinterl…
Attempt by one country to establish settlements and to impose…
Balance of Power
Condition of roughly equal strength between opposing countrie…
Boundary
invisible line that marks the extent of a state's territory
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Human Geography Chapter 1
concentration
connection
contagious diffusion
density
The spread of something over a given area. This map shows the…
Relationships among people and objects across the barrier of…
a type of expansion diffusion; the rapid widespread diffusion…
The frequency with which something exists within a given unit…
concentration
The spread of something over a given area. This map shows the…
connection
Relationships among people and objects across the barrier of…
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APHG Models & Theories
Concentric Zone Model
Gravity Model
Vance, Hartshorn, & Muller
Latin American City Model
Burgess' concentric zone model is a description of the proces…
A fraction that predicts the interaction between places on th…
developed the Urban Realms Model, which is a spatial generali…
Griffin-Ford model. Developed by Ernst Griffin and Larry Ford…
Concentric Zone Model
Burgess' concentric zone model is a description of the proces…
Gravity Model
A fraction that predicts the interaction between places on th…
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APHG Chpt.4 Folk and Pop Culture
Saltbox house
Cape Cod House
Front Gable & Wing House
Bungalow House
Is a building with a long, pitched roof that slopes down to t…
a house with a simple rectangular design, a central chimney,…
A gable is the triangluar portion of a wall between the edges…
Saltbox house
Is a building with a long, pitched roof that slopes down to t…
Cape Cod House
a house with a simple rectangular design, a central chimney,…
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APHG Chpt.2 Population
Agricultural Density
Arithemetic Density
Agricultural Revolution
Census
The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
the total number of people divided by total land area
The time when human beings first domesticated plants and anim…
A complete enumeration of a population. (EX.: in the US a cen…
Agricultural Density
The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
Arithemetic Density
the total number of people divided by total land area
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Lawler APHG Unit One- Basics
Absolute Distance
Absolute Location
Equator
Toponym
The distance that can be measured with a standard unit of len…
A point on the earth's surface expressed by a coordinate syst…
the invisible line that divides a globe into two hemispheres,…
The name given to a portion of Earth's surface
Absolute Distance
The distance that can be measured with a standard unit of len…
Absolute Location
A point on the earth's surface expressed by a coordinate syst…
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APHG1
1) The science of making maps is
2) Scale is
3) 1:24,000 is an example of what kind…
4) If the scale of a map is 1:24,000,…
B) cartography.
the relationship between the length of an object on a map and…
fractional scale
2,000
1) The science of making maps is
B) cartography.
2) Scale is
the relationship between the length of an object on a map and…
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APHG Chpt. 13 - Urban Patterns
Annexation
Census tract
Concentric zone model
Council of government
Legally adding land area to a city in the United States.
An area delineated by the U.S. Bureau of the Census for which…
A model of the internal structure of cities in which social g…
A cooperative agency consisting of representatives of local g…
Annexation
Legally adding land area to a city in the United States.
Census tract
An area delineated by the U.S. Bureau of the Census for which…
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APHG U2C3: Migration
Remittances
Cyclic movement
Activity Space
Nomadism
Money immigrants send back to family and friends in their hom…
Or circulation - for example, nomadic migration - that has cl…
The space within which daily activities occur.
Movements among a definite set of places - often cyclic movem…
Remittances
Money immigrants send back to family and friends in their hom…
Cyclic movement
Or circulation - for example, nomadic migration - that has cl…
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AP Human Geography - Chapter 1 - Introduction to Human Geography
human geography
globalization
physical geography
spatial
focuses on how people make places, how we organize space and…
set of processes that are increasing interactions, deepening…
study of the spatial and material characteristics of the huma…
of or relating to space
human geography
focuses on how people make places, how we organize space and…
globalization
set of processes that are increasing interactions, deepening…
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APHG U1C1: Basic Concepts
Map
Place
Region
Scale
A two-dimensional, or flat, representation of Earth's surface…
A specific point on Earth distinguished by a particular chara…
Area of Earth distinguished by a distinctive combination of c…
Ratio between the size of something on the Earth and a repres…
Map
A two-dimensional, or flat, representation of Earth's surface…
Place
A specific point on Earth distinguished by a particular chara…
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AP Human Geography-Unit 1
cartography
contagious diffusion
culture
density
the science of making maps
The rapid, widespread diffusion of a feature or trend through…
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
The amount of a particular feature within a given area.
cartography
the science of making maps
contagious diffusion
The rapid, widespread diffusion of a feature or trend through…
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APHG U3C5 Language
Accent
Dialect
Esperanto
Extinct language
A way of pronouncing words that indicates the place of origin…
A regional variety of a language distinguished by vocabulary,…
An artificial language invented in 1887, based on the root fo…
A language that was once used by people in daily activities b…
Accent
A way of pronouncing words that indicates the place of origin…
Dialect
A regional variety of a language distinguished by vocabulary,…
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APHG U3C4: Folk & Popular Culture
Artifact
Built environment
Core-domain-sphere model
Cultural convergence
Any item, made by humans, that represents a material aspect o…
The man-made surroundings that provide the setting for human…
The place where concentration of culture traits that characte…
Tendency for cultures to become more alike as they increasing…
Artifact
Any item, made by humans, that represents a material aspect o…
Built environment
The man-made surroundings that provide the setting for human…
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APHG U2C2: Population
Age cohort
Agricultural density
Agricultural revolution
Anti-natalist
A group of people with a similar age.
The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
The time when human beings first domesticated plants and anim…
Concerned with limiting population growth.
Age cohort
A group of people with a similar age.
Agricultural density
The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
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AP Human Geography Chapter 2 Key Terms
Agricultural density
Agricultural revolution
Arithmetic density
Census
The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
The time when human beings first domesticated plants and anim…
The total number of people divided by the total land area.
A complete enumeration of a population.
Agricultural density
The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
Agricultural revolution
The time when human beings first domesticated plants and anim…
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APHG U1C1 Part 2
Cultural Ecology
Possibilism
Resources
polder
Geographic approach that emphasizes human-environment relatio…
Physical environment may limit some human actions, but people…
Materials found in the earth that people need and value, for…
Low-lying area from which seawater has been drained to create…
Cultural Ecology
Geographic approach that emphasizes human-environment relatio…
Possibilism
Physical environment may limit some human actions, but people…
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APHG Chpt.3 Migration
Brain Drain
Chain Migration
Circulation
Counterurbanization
Large-scale emigration by talented people.
migration of people to a specific location because relatives…
Short-term, repetitive, or cyclical movements that recur on a…
Net migration from urban to rural areas in more developed cou…
Brain Drain
Large-scale emigration by talented people.
Chain Migration
migration of people to a specific location because relatives…
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APHG Chpt.10 Agriculture
Agribusiness
Agriculture
Animal Domestication
Cereal Grain
Commercial agriculture characterized by integration of differ…
The deliberate effort to modify a portion of Earth's surface…
genetic modification of an animal such that it is rendered mo…
A grass yielding grain for food.
Agribusiness
Commercial agriculture characterized by integration of differ…
Agriculture
The deliberate effort to modify a portion of Earth's surface…
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APHG U1C1 Part 1
Map
Place
Region
Scale
A two-dimensional, or flat, representation of Earth's surface…
A specific point on Earth distinguished by a particular chara…
Area of Earth distinguished by a distinctive combination of c…
Ratio between the size of something on the Earth and a repres…
Map
A two-dimensional, or flat, representation of Earth's surface…
Place
A specific point on Earth distinguished by a particular chara…
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APHG Chpt.6 Religion
Animism
Autonomous Religion
Branch
Caste or Caste System
Belief that objects, such as plants and stones, or natural ev…
A religion that does not have a central authority but shares…
A large and fundamental division within a religion
The class or distinct hereditary order into which a Hindu is…
Animism
Belief that objects, such as plants and stones, or natural ev…
Autonomous Religion
A religion that does not have a central authority but shares…
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APHG Chpt.1 Thinking Geographically
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…
Science or art 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.
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APHG Chpt.5 Language
British Received Pronunciation (BRP)
Creolized Language or "creole language"
Dialect
Ebonics
The dialect of English associated With upper-class Britons li…
a language that results from the mixing of a colonizer's lang…
a regional variety of a language, with differences in vocabul…
Dialect spoken by some African Americans.
British Received Pronunciation (BRP)
The dialect of English associated With upper-class Britons li…
Creolized Language or "creole language"
a language that results from the mixing of a colonizer's lang…
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APHG Chpt.7 Ethnicity
Apartheid
Balkanization
Balkanized
Blockbusting
Laws (no longer in effect) in South Africa that physically se…
Process by which a state breaks down through conflicts among…
A small geographic area that could not successfully be organi…
A process by which real estate agents convince white property…
Apartheid
Laws (no longer in effect) in South Africa that physically se…
Balkanization
Process by which a state breaks down through conflicts among…
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APHG Chpt.9 Development
Development
Gender Empowerment Index (GEM)
Gender-Related Development Index (GDI)
Human Development Index
A process of improvement in the material conditions of people…
Compares the ability of women and men to participate in econo…
Compares the level of development of women with that of both…
Indicator of level of development for each country, construct…
Development
A process of improvement in the material conditions of people…
Gender Empowerment Index (GEM)
Compares the ability of women and men to participate in econo…
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APHG U7 C13: Urban Patterns
annexation
census tract
Concentric Zone Model
Council of Government
Legally adding land area to a city in the United States.
An area delineated by the us bureau of the census for which s…
A model of the internal structure of cities in which social g…
A cooperative agency consisting of representatives of local g…
annexation
Legally adding land area to a city in the United States.
census tract
An area delineated by the us bureau of the census for which s…
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Africa
Algeria
Angola
Benin
Botswana
Algeria
Angola
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APHG Chapter 12: Services (Vocabulary)
Basic industries
Business Services
Central Business District
Central Place
Industries that sell their products or services primarily to…
Services that primarily meet the needs of other businesses.
The area of the city where retail and office activities are c…
A market center for the exchange of services by people attrac…
Basic industries
Industries that sell their products or services primarily to…
Business Services
Services that primarily meet the needs of other businesses.
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AP Human Geography De Blij ch4
Culture
Folk Culture
Popular Culture
Local Culture
The sum total of knowledge, attitudes and habitual behavior p…
cultural traits such as dress modes, dwellings traditions, an…
Cultural traits such as dress, diet, and music that identify…
Group of people in a particular place who see themselves as a…
Culture
The sum total of knowledge, attitudes and habitual behavior p…
Folk Culture
cultural traits such as dress modes, dwellings traditions, an…
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APHG Unit 1 Test
Physical Geography
Human Geography
Uniqueness/patterns
Spatial Interactions
the study of the earth itself (earth's surface)
focuses on how people make places, organize society and space…
Patterns-what geographers focus on ... Uniqueness-things that do…
the interconnectedness between places (based on distance, acc…
Physical Geography
the study of the earth itself (earth's surface)
Human Geography
focuses on how people make places, organize society and space…
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Chapter 1 Vocabulary - APHG
Geography
Human Geography
Physical Geography
LDC
the study of earth and it's features
The study of where and why human activities are located where…
The study where and why natural forces occur as they do
a country that is at a relatively early stage in the process…
Geography
the study of earth and it's features
Human Geography
The study of where and why human activities are located where…
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Canada capitals
Charlottetown
Edmonton
Fredericton
Halifax
Prince Edward Island
Alberta
New Brunswick
Nova Scotia
Charlottetown
Prince Edward Island
Edmonton
Alberta
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Middle East Physical Features - Dr. Pratt
Persian Gulf
Red Sea
Mediterranean Sea
Arabian Sea
Persian Gulf
Red Sea
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Asia Countries & Capitals - Dr. Pratt
Ulaanbaatar
Pyongyang
Seoul
Tokyo
Mongolia
North Korea
South Korea
Japan
Ulaanbaatar
Mongolia
Pyongyang
North Korea
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South America Countries and Capitals
Brazil
Bolivia
Paraguay
Uruguay
Brasilia
La Paz and Sucre
Asuncion
Montevideo
Brazil
Brasilia
Bolivia
La Paz and Sucre
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APHG Unit 2 Vocab
ecumene
sparsely populated regions
major population clusters
demography
the portion of Earth's surface occupied by permanent human se…
dry lands/ wet lands/ cold lands/ high lands
Europe/East Asia/ South Asia/ Southeast Asia
study of population characteristics
ecumene
the portion of Earth's surface occupied by permanent human se…
sparsely populated regions
dry lands/ wet lands/ cold lands/ high lands
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KBAT 1 APHG
Cartography
Contagious diffusion
Cultural ecology
Culture
The art and science of mapmaking
The distance controlled spreading of an idea, innivation, or…
The multiple interactions and relationships between a culture…
The sum total of the knowledge, attributes, and habitual beha…
Cartography
The art and science of mapmaking
Contagious diffusion
The distance controlled spreading of an idea, innivation, or…
53 terms
APHG Chapter 1 Packet
Give an example of early mapmaking and…
Who first demonstrated that the earth…
Who was the first to use the term geog…
List three of his contributions in geo…
The Babylonians made maps in 2300 BC and these clay tablets t…
Aristotle was the first and he showed it by showing that matt…
The first to use the term was Eratothenes
eratothenes repaired one of the earliest maps of no was to co…
Give an example of early mapmaking and…
The Babylonians made maps in 2300 BC and these clay tablets t…
Who first demonstrated that the earth…
Aristotle was the first and he showed it by showing that matt…
50 terms
United States: States and Capitals
ALABAMA... Montgomery
ALASKA... Juneau
ARIZONA... Phoenix
ARKANSAS... Little Rock
ALABAMA... Montgomery
ALASKA... Juneau
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APHG Chapter 12 Rubenstein
Agglomeration
Basic Industry
Business Services
Central Place Theory
An extended town area consisting of the built-up area of a ce…
Industry that sells their products or services primarily to c…
Services that primarily meet the needs of other businesses (p…
A theory that explains the distribution of services based on…
Agglomeration
An extended town area consisting of the built-up area of a ce…
Basic Industry
Industry that sells their products or services primarily to c…
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APHG Chapter 12: Services
Basic industries
Business Services
Central Business District
Central Place
Industries that sell their products or services primarily to…
Services that primarily meet the needs of other businesses.
The area of the city where retail and office activities are c…
A market center for the exchange of services by people attrac…
Basic industries
Industries that sell their products or services primarily to…
Business Services
Services that primarily meet the needs of other businesses.
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9 - APHG Unit One Vocabulary (Chapter One - Intro to Human Geography)
accessibility
built landscape
connectivity
cultural barrier
the degree of ease with which it is possible to reach a certa…
an area of land represented by its feature and patterns of hu…
the degree of direct linkage between one particular location…
prevailing cultural attitude rendering certain innovations, i…
accessibility
the degree of ease with which it is possible to reach a certa…
built landscape
an area of land represented by its feature and patterns of hu…
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States
Washington
Oregon
California
Idaho
Washington
Oregon
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APHG Chapter 9: Urban Geography
central business district (CBD)
synekism
urban
city
the downtown heart of a central city; marked by high land val…
the conditions that derive from dwelling together in a partic…
built up space of the central city and suburbs; includes city…
agglomeration of people and buildings clustered together to s…
central business district (CBD)
the downtown heart of a central city; marked by high land val…
synekism
the conditions that derive from dwelling together in a partic…
39 terms
APHG Chapter 12: Services
Basic industries
Business Services
Central Business District
Central Place
Industries that sell their products or services primarily to…
Services that primarily meet the needs of other businesses.
The area of the city where retail and office activities are c…
A market center for the exchange of services by people attrac…
Basic industries
Industries that sell their products or services primarily to…
Business Services
Services that primarily meet the needs of other businesses.
44 terms
APHG Unit test 1
biotic system
abiotic system
atmosphere
hydrosphere
an ecosystem composed of living organisms
an ecosystem composed of nonliving or organic matter
provides the air for animals to breath and protects them from…
provides water to drink and physical support for aquatic life…
biotic system
an ecosystem composed of living organisms
abiotic system
an ecosystem composed of nonliving or organic matter
APHG Chapter 1 Vocab
Human Geography
fieldwork
globalization
Physical Geography
concentrates on patterns of human activity and on their relat…
the study of geographic phenomena by visiting places and obse…
set of processes that are increasing interactions, deepening…
the study of physical features of the earth's surface
Human Geography
concentrates on patterns of human activity and on their relat…
fieldwork
the study of geographic phenomena by visiting places and obse…
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APHG vocab 1
Activity Space
Administrative Region
Anthropogenic
Azimuthal projection
area within which we move freely on our rounds of regular act…
A region with exact boundaries that are politically determine…
Human-induced changes on the natural environment
A map projection in which the plane is the most developable s…
Activity Space
area within which we move freely on our rounds of regular act…
Administrative Region
A region with exact boundaries that are politically determine…
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