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Aphuman geography
Toponym
GPS
Site
Situatio
Name of a city
Global positioning system
Physical character
Location of a place relative to other places
Toponym
Name of a city
GPS
Global positioning system
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APHumanGeography: 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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APHuman Geography Chapter 9
agglomeration
agglomeration economies
break of bulk point
comparative advantage
the concentration of productive enterprises, for collective o…
the savings to an individual enterprise derived from location…
a location where goods are transferred from one type of carri…
the principle that an area produces the items for which is ha…
agglomeration
the concentration of productive enterprises, for collective o…
agglomeration economies
the savings to an individual enterprise derived from location…
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APHumanGeography: Chapter 8 KBAT
Autonomous region
Balance of power
Berlin conference
Border
political unit that can self-govern itself
Condition of roughly equal strength between opposing countrie…
(1884-1885) During European Imperialism, various European lea…
physical boundary, idk
Autonomous region
political unit that can self-govern itself
Balance of power
Condition of roughly equal strength between opposing countrie…
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APHumanGeography: Services
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…
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APHumanGeography: Urban Patterns
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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APHumanGeography: Resource Issues
Acid deposition
Acid precipitation
Active solar energy systems
Air pollution
Sulfur oxides and nitrogen oxides, emitted by burning fossil…
Conversion of sulfur oxides and nitrogen oxides to acids that…
Solar energy systems that collect energy through the use of p…
Concentration of trace substances, such as carbon monoxide, s…
Acid deposition
Sulfur oxides and nitrogen oxides, emitted by burning fossil…
Acid precipitation
Conversion of sulfur oxides and nitrogen oxides to acids that…
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APHumanGeography: Population
Rural
Urban
Ecumene
Non-ecumene
Countryside
City
The portion of Earth's surface occupied by permanent human se…
Not-settled
Rural
Countryside
Urban
City
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APHuman Geography: Cultural Processes
Acculturation
Assimilation
Cultural Adaptation
Cultural core/periphery pattern
Process of adopting only certain customs that will be to thei…
Process of less dominant cultures losing their culture to a m…
A process by which individuals learn the rules and customs of…
The core-periphery idea that the core houses main economic po…
Acculturation
Process of adopting only certain customs that will be to thei…
Assimilation
Process of less dominant cultures losing their culture to a m…
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APHumanGeography: 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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APHumanGeography: Basic Concepts
Agricultural density
Arithmetic density
Base line
Cartography
The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
The total number of people divided by the total land area
An east-west line designated under the Land Ordinance of 1785…
The science of making maps
Agricultural density
The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
Arithmetic density
The total number of people divided by the total land area
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APHumanGeography: Language
British Received Pronunciation (BRP)
Creole or creolized language
Denglish
Dialect
The dialect of English associated with upper-class Britons li…
A language that results from the mixing of a colonizer's lang…
Combination of German and English
A regional variety of a language distinguished by vocabulary,…
British Received Pronunciation (BRP)
The dialect of English associated with upper-class Britons li…
Creole or creolized language
A language that results from the mixing of a colonizer's lang…
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APHuman Geography unit 1
human geography
physical geography
absolute location
relative location
the study of cultures, diversity, and connections/interaction…
studies of the specific attributes of the environment
knowing where you are on the earth by using latitude and long…
knowing where you are on the earth by using comparisons of di…
human geography
the study of cultures, diversity, and connections/interaction…
physical geography
studies of the specific attributes of the environment
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APHumanGeography: Industry
Break-of-bulk point
Bulk-gaining industry
Bulk-reducing industry
Cottage industry
A location where transfer is possible from one mode of transp…
An industry in which the final product weighs more or compris…
An industry in which the final product weighs less or compris…
Manufacturing based in homes rather than in a factory, common…
Break-of-bulk point
A location where transfer is possible from one mode of transp…
Bulk-gaining industry
An industry in which the final product weighs more or compris…
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APHumanGeography: 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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APHumanGeography: 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…
Descriptive of a small geographic area that could not success…
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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APHumanGeography: Agriculture
Agribusiness
Agriculture
Cereal grain
Chaff
Commercial agriculture characterized by the integration of di…
The deliberate effort to modify a portion of Earth's surface…
A grass yielding grain for food
Husks of grain separated from the seed by threshing
Agribusiness
Commercial agriculture characterized by the integration of di…
Agriculture
The deliberate effort to modify a portion of Earth's surface…
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APHumanGeography: Religion
Animism
Autonomous religion
Branch
Caste
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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APHuman Geography Chapter 7 Vocab
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…
descriptive of a small geographic area that could not success…
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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APHumanGeography Chapter 7
folk culture
material culture
built environment
nonmaterial culture
collective heritage of institutions, customs, skills, dress,…
made up of physical, visible things.... EX: musical instruments,…
the landscape created by humans
intangible par, the mentifacts and sociofacts expressed in or…
folk culture
collective heritage of institutions, customs, skills, dress,…
material culture
made up of physical, visible things.... EX: musical instruments,…
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APHumanGeography chpt.3
Chain Migration
forced migration
pull factors
colonization
pattern of migration that develops when migrants move along a…
human migration flows in which the movers have no choice but…
positive conditions and factors that effectively attract peop…
physical process whereby the colonizer takes over another pla…
Chain Migration
pattern of migration that develops when migrants move along a…
forced migration
human migration flows in which the movers have no choice but…
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APHuman geography chapter 10 test
Geographer Derwent Whittlesey divided…
2) Geographer Derwent Whittlesey divid…
3) Pigs were domesticated in
4) Potatoes were domesticated in
A) 11
A) 6; 5
E) Southwest Asia
E) the Americas.
Geographer Derwent Whittlesey divided…
A) 11
2) Geographer Derwent Whittlesey divid…
A) 6; 5
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APHumanGeography Chapter 1 Vocab
cartography
concentration
connections
contagious diffusion
The science of making maps.
The spread of something over a given area.
Relationships among people and objects across the barrier of…
The rapid, widespread diffusion of a feature or trend through…
cartography
The science of making maps.
concentration
The spread of something over a given area.
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APHuman Geography chapter five, Languages
How many languages today
Why are languages going down
Which continent has the most language…
What are the top eleven native languag…
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Domanit languages taken over due to globalization
Africa
1:Mandarin,2:Spanish,3:English,4:Arabic,5:Hindi,6:Bengali,7:P…
How many languages today
6909
Why are languages going down
Domanit languages taken over due to globalization
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APHumanGeography: Chapter 9 KBAT
Brandt line
BRICS/NICs
Comparative advantage
Core-periphery concept
...
...
...
core= MDCs, periphery= LDCs and LDCs support MDCs economicall…
Brandt line
...
BRICS/NICs
...
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Chapter 2 Vocabulary APHuman Geography
Agricultural Density
Arithmetic Density
Census
Crude Birth Rate
the ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of ara…
the total number of people divided by the total land area
a complete enumeration of a population
the total number of live births in a year for every 1,000 peo…
Agricultural Density
the ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of ara…
Arithmetic Density
the total number of people divided by the total land area
APHumanGeography: Religion- Characteristics of Buddhism
Buddhism: point of origin
Buddhism: method of diffusion
Buddhism: landscape expression
Buddhism: current distribution
...
...
...
Nearly 400,000,000 experienced who are mainly found in China…
Buddhism: point of origin
...
Buddhism: method of diffusion
...
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semester 1 APHuman Geography final
what do lines of latitude measure?
what do lines of longitude measure?
what does absolute location define?
where is the prime meridian?
distance in degrees north or south of the equator
distance in degrees east or west of the prime meridian
a point/place on a map using coordinates such as longitude/la…
the royal naval observatory at Greenwich, England
what do lines of latitude measure?
distance in degrees north or south of the equator
what do lines of longitude measure?
distance in degrees east or west of the prime meridian
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Chapter 1 APHuman Geography quiz
How much of the worlds population is m…
What are major causes of malnourishment?
What is human geography?
What is globalization?
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Poverty, Failure of food distribution systems, and cultural p…
The study of interactions between people and places
A set of processes that are increasing interactions, deepenin…
How much of the worlds population is m…
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What are major causes of malnourishment?
Poverty, Failure of food distribution systems, and cultural p…
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APHumanGeography: Religion- Characteristics of Christianity
Christianity: Point of Origin
Christianity: Method of Diffusion
Christianity: Current Distribution
Christianity: Landscape Expression
...
...
Predominant religion in North America, South America, Europe,…
Regions of Roman Catholic & Protestant majorities have sharp…
Christianity: Point of Origin
...
Christianity: Method of Diffusion
...
APHumanGeography: Religion- Characteristics of Islam
Islam: point of origin
Islam: method of diffusion
Islam: current distribution
Islam: landscape expression
...
...
Middle East from north Africa to Central Asia. Half of the wo…
...
Islam: point of origin
...
Islam: method of diffusion
...
Chapter 8 Vocabulary - APHumanGeography
Annexation
Boundary Disputes
Locational
Operational
Legally adding land area to a city in the United States.
Conflict over the language of the border agreement in a treat…
(positional) disagreement between neighboring states over pol…
Boundaries that move according to operations or functions.
Annexation
Legally adding land area to a city in the United States.
Boundary Disputes
Conflict over the language of the border agreement in a treat…
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APHumanGeography: Religion Study Guide Vocabulary
Animism
Agnosticism
Atheism
Autonomous Religion
Belief that objects, such as plants and stones, or natural ev…
The belief that nothing is known or can be known of the exist…
The belief in no god
A religion that does not have a central authority but sears i…
Animism
Belief that objects, such as plants and stones, or natural ev…
Agnosticism
The belief that nothing is known or can be known of the exist…
APHumanGeography: Characteristics of Ethnic Religions
Hinduism: point of origin
Hinduism: method of diffusion
Hinduism: current distribution
Hinduism: landscape expression
...
...
97% of Hindus are concentrated in India, and most of the rema…
...
Hinduism: point of origin
...
Hinduism: method of diffusion
...
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APHuman Geography Unit 1 Vocabulary Terms
Human Geography
Globalization
Spatial Perspective
Location
The branch of geography dealing with how human activity affec…
The process of integration among the people, companies, and g…
Looking at differences in geographic phenomena across space.
The geographical situation of people and things.
Human Geography
The branch of geography dealing with how human activity affec…
Globalization
The process of integration among the people, companies, and g…
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APHUMAN GEOGRAPHY VOCAB: Chapter 14 Globalization and Networks
Networks
Washington Consensus
Globalization
Participatory Development
Defined by Manuel Castells as a set of interconnected nodes w…
Label used to refer to the following fundamental principles o…
Expansion of economic, political, and cultural processes to t…
The notion that locals should be engaged in deciding what dev…
Networks
Defined by Manuel Castells as a set of interconnected nodes w…
Washington Consensus
Label used to refer to the following fundamental principles o…
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Terms To Know APHuman Geography Unit 10
development
underdevelopment
NIC's
First World
the extent to which the human and natural resources of an are…
suggests the possibility or desirability of applying addition…
Newly Industrializing countries.
industrialized free market (capitalist) nations
development
the extent to which the human and natural resources of an are…
underdevelopment
suggests the possibility or desirability of applying addition…
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APHumanGeography: Characteristics of Other Universalizing Religions
Baha'i: point of origin
Baha'i: method of diffusion
Baha'i: current distribution
Baha'i: landscape expression
...
...
It is dispersed among many countries, primarily Africa and Asia
...
Baha'i: point of origin
...
Baha'i: method of diffusion
...
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Combo with "APHuman geography chapter 10 test" and 2 others
Geographer Derwent Whittlesey divided…
2) Geographer Derwent Whittlesey divid…
3) Pigs were domesticated in
4) Potatoes were domesticated in
A) 11
A) 6; 5
E) Southwest Asia
E) the Americas.
Geographer Derwent Whittlesey divided…
A) 11
2) Geographer Derwent Whittlesey divid…
A) 6; 5
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Aphuman chapter 4
Navajo Reservations
Local newspapers
they want to preserve their traditiona…
All of the above
All of the following reflect a popular cultural landscape exc…
Popular culture is rapidly diffused around the world by all o…
People often practice their folk customs instead of pop cultu…
Folk culture is often seen in which of the following traits?…
Navajo Reservations
All of the following reflect a popular cultural landscape exc…
Local newspapers
Popular culture is rapidly diffused around the world by all o…
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aphuman unit one vocab
absolute distance
absolute location
accessibility
aggregation
a distance that can be measured with a standard unit of lengt…
the exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
the ease with which a destination may be reached from other p…
to come together into a mass, sum, or whole
absolute distance
a distance that can be measured with a standard unit of lengt…
absolute location
the exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
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aphuman chap 14
globalization
Washington Consensus
networks
Digital Divide
the expansion of economic, political, and cultural processes…
label used to refer the following fundamental principles of f…
defined by Manuel Castells as a set of interconnected nodes w…
the gap in across to telecommunications between developed and…
globalization
the expansion of economic, political, and cultural processes…
Washington Consensus
label used to refer the following fundamental principles of f…
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Chapter 3 APHUMAN
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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APHuman Unit 3
Culture
Acculturation
Assimilation
Multiculturalism
A groups way of life, and values
Process by which a culture is changed through interaction wit…
Immigrants become fully integrated into a new culture "meltin…
Different cultures in society deserve value and respect for t…
Culture
A groups way of life, and values
Acculturation
Process by which a culture is changed through interaction wit…
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Chapter 10 VOCABULARY APHUMAN
Agribuisness
Agriculture
Cereal Grain
Chaff
Commercial agri. characterized by integration of different st…
The deliberate effort to modify a portion of earth's surface…
A grass yielding grain for food
Husks of grain separated from the seed by threshing
Agribuisness
Commercial agri. characterized by integration of different st…
Agriculture
The deliberate effort to modify a portion of earth's surface…
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Chapter 7 APHuman Vocab
Apartheid
Balkanization
Balkanized
Blockbusting
Laws (no longer in effect) in South Africa that physically se…
A process by which a state breaks down through conflicts amon…
Descriptive of a small geographic area that could not success…
A process by which real estate agents convince white property…
Apartheid
Laws (no longer in effect) in South Africa that physically se…
Balkanization
A process by which a state breaks down through conflicts amon…
87 terms
Barron's AP Human Geography - Unit 1
Absolute distance
Absolute location
Accessibility
Aggregation
A distance that can be measured with a standard unit of lengt…
The exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
The relative ease with which a destination may be reached fro…
the level at which you group things together for examination…
Absolute distance
A distance that can be measured with a standard unit of lengt…
Absolute location
The exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
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ch.2 vocab- APHUMAN
Neo-Malthusians
doubling time
life expectancy
population pyramid
people who support Malthus's argument
number of years needed to double a population
average # of years a person can be expected to live given cur…
bar graph that represents the distribution of population by a…
Neo-Malthusians
people who support Malthus's argument
doubling time
number of years needed to double a population
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AP Human Geography Rubenstein Chapter 4
Artifact
Cultural convergence
Cultural/environmental perception
Cultural landscape
Any item, made by humans, that represents a material aspect o…
The contact and interaction of one culture to another.
The concept that people of different culture will definitely…
Modifications to the environment by humans, including the bui…
Artifact
Any item, made by humans, that represents a material aspect o…
Cultural convergence
The contact and interaction of one culture to another.
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AP Human Geography Population
agricultural revolution
arithmetic density
Census
Crude Birth Rate (CBR)
the development of farming
The total number of people divided by the total land area
A complete enumeration of a population
The number of live births in a year for every 1,000 people al…
agricultural revolution
the development of farming
arithmetic density
The total number of people divided by the total land area
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