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Geography - Chapter 8
terrorism
global network
coalition
biological weapons
Deliberate use of random violence, especially against civilia…
A worldwide interconnected group
partnership; league; union; alliance
so-called germ warfare; the use of bacteria, viruses, and par…
terrorism
Deliberate use of random violence, especially against civilia…
global network
A worldwide interconnected group
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Chapter 8-Political Geography
Anocracy
Autocracy
Balance of Power
Boundary
A country that is not fully democratic or fully autocratic, b…
A country that is run according to the interests of the ruler…
A condition of roughly equal strength between opposing countr…
An invisible line that marks the extent of a state's territory
Anocracy
A country that is not fully democratic or fully autocratic, b…
Autocracy
A country that is run according to the interests of the ruler…
65 terms
Chapter 8: Political Geography
Political Geography
Geopolitics
Nation
State
the spatial study of the organization and distribution of pol…
the study of the influence of such factors as geography, econ…
a group of people with unifying cultural characteristics and…
this is an area organized into a political unit and ruled by…
Political Geography
the spatial study of the organization and distribution of pol…
Geopolitics
the study of the influence of such factors as geography, econ…
AP Human Geography Chapter 8: Political Geography
Balkanization
Apartheid
World Bank
International Monetary Fund (IMF)
the process of fragmentation or division of a region or state…
Definition: Laws (no longer in effect) in South Africa that p…
an international financial institution that provides loans to…
The lending of massive amounts of money to peripheral and sem…
Balkanization
the process of fragmentation or division of a region or state…
Apartheid
Definition: Laws (no longer in effect) in South Africa that p…
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AP Human Geography Chapter 8: Political Geography
Political Geography
State
Territory
Territoriality
A subdivision of human geography focused on the nature and im…
A politically organized territory that is administered by a s…
Area of land controlled by a nation.
In political geography, a country's or more local community's…
Political Geography
A subdivision of human geography focused on the nature and im…
State
A politically organized territory that is administered by a s…
13 terms
Geography Alive! Chapter 8
Emigrate
Immigrate
Migration Stream
Pull Factor
To move away from a country.
To move to into a country.
The constant flow of immigrants from one place to another.
Something that encourages people to move to a new place.
Emigrate
To move away from a country.
Immigrate
To move to into a country.
19 terms
World Geography and Cultures, Chapter 8
LESSON 1, vocabulary
Arctic
Scandinavia
Industrial Revolution
...
The cold area at the most northern part of Earth
The five countries of northern Europe: Norway, Sweden, Finlan…
A nonviolent change in the late 1700's that included a great…
LESSON 1, vocabulary
...
Arctic
The cold area at the most northern part of Earth
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Geography-Chapter 8
Altiplano
Escarpment
Llanos
Pampas
Spanish for "high plain" a region in Peru and Bolivia encircl…
Steep cliff or slope between a higher and lower land surface
Fertile plains in inland areas of Colombia and Venezuela
Grassy, treeless plains of south South America
Altiplano
Spanish for "high plain" a region in Peru and Bolivia encircl…
Escarpment
Steep cliff or slope between a higher and lower land surface
13 terms
Geography Alive! Chapter 8
Emigrate
Immigrate
Migration Stream
Pull Factor
To move away from a country.
To move to into a country.
The constant flow of immigrants from one place to another.
Something that encourages people to move to a new place.
Emigrate
To move away from a country.
Immigrate
To move to into a country.
98 terms
AP Human Geography Chapter 8: Political Geography
Balkanization
Apartheid
World Bank
International Monetary Fund (IMF)
the process of fragmentation or division of a region or state…
Definition: Laws (no longer in effect) in South Africa that p…
an international financial institution that provides loans to…
The lending of massive amounts of money to peripheral and sem…
Balkanization
the process of fragmentation or division of a region or state…
Apartheid
Definition: Laws (no longer in effect) in South Africa that p…
66 terms
Chapter 8: Political Geography
Self-Determination
Colony
Antarctica
Treaty of Antarctica
The concept that ethnicities have the right to govern themsel…
A territory that is legally tied to a sovereign state rather…
It is the largest land mass in the world not part of a sovere…
Signed in 1959 provides legal framework for managing Antarcti…
Self-Determination
The concept that ethnicities have the right to govern themsel…
Colony
A territory that is legally tied to a sovereign state rather…
35 terms
Chapter 8: Political Geography
Political Geography
Nation
State
City-state
the spatial study of the organization and distribution of pol…
a group of people with unifying cultural characteristics and…
this is an area organized into a political unit and ruled by…
a sovereign state that consists of a town or city and the sur…
Political Geography
the spatial study of the organization and distribution of pol…
Nation
a group of people with unifying cultural characteristics and…
11 terms
Geography Alive Chapter 8
Emigrate
Immigrate
Migration Stream
Pull Factor
To move away from a country.
To move to into a country.
The constant flow of immigrants from one place to another.
Something that encourages people to move to a new place.
Emigrate
To move away from a country.
Immigrate
To move to into a country.
32 terms
geography- chapter 8
grand banks
nova scotia means
P.E.I located
P.E.I population density
famous fishing ground
new scotland
gulf of st. lawrence
62 people per square mile
grand banks
famous fishing ground
nova scotia means
new scotland
Chapter 8: Human Geography
Global issues
Human geography
Inter-connectedness
Global village
Topics or events that have the ability to change or alter the…
A subject that shows how people interact with the environment…
Refers to the close connection all humans, animals and plants…
Refers to the world and all the inhabitants of planet earth a…
Global issues
Topics or events that have the ability to change or alter the…
Human geography
A subject that shows how people interact with the environment…
51 terms
Chapter 8 ~ Political Geography
Balkanization
Boundary
Boundary Disputes-definitional
locational
the violent disintegration of a state into smaller states sep…
vertical plane between states that cuts through the rocks bel…
definitional disputes focus on legal language used to establi…
locational disputes are over the interpretation of the bounda…
Balkanization
the violent disintegration of a state into smaller states sep…
Boundary
vertical plane between states that cuts through the rocks bel…
32 terms
Political Geography: Chapter 8
state
nation
nation-state
democracy
area with its own government and legislature and control over…
refers to a group of people with a common culture living in a…
When a nation and a state occupy the same territory.
government in which citizens hold political power either dire…
state
area with its own government and legislature and control over…
nation
refers to a group of people with a common culture living in a…
42 terms
AP Human Geography Chapter 8: Political Geography
Political Geography
State
Territory
Territoriality
A subdivision of human geography focused on the nature and im…
A politically organized territory that is administered by a s…
Area of land controlled by a nation.
In political geography, a country's or more local community's…
Political Geography
A subdivision of human geography focused on the nature and im…
State
A politically organized territory that is administered by a s…
18 terms
Geography Chapter 8
Andes
Mexican Plateau
cordilleras
altiplano
The ___ Mountains of South America are part of a chain of mou…
What is the huge plateau that covers most of central Mexico a…
The Andes consist of several ______ -- several mountain range…
In Peru and Bolivia, the Andes encircle the _______.
Andes
The ___ Mountains of South America are part of a chain of mou…
Mexican Plateau
What is the huge plateau that covers most of central Mexico a…
Chapter 8 Flashcards- Geography
Province
Maritime
Lock
Bedrock
A territory governed as a political division of a country... Ex:…
Bordering on or near the sea... Ex: Marine
An enclosed section of a canal, in which a ship may be raised…
The solid rock underlying the earth's surface Ex: Mantle
Province
A territory governed as a political division of a country... Ex:…
Maritime
Bordering on or near the sea... Ex: Marine
Cultural Geography Chapter 8
F
F
T
T
Europeans built their first New World settlement in Nova Scot…
Nova Scotians have a Scottish heritage. (T/F)
Prince Edward Island has the highest population density of an…
Most Canadians live in the southern strip of the nation. (T/F)
F
Europeans built their first New World settlement in Nova Scot…
F
Nova Scotians have a Scottish heritage. (T/F)
Geography Chapter 8
accent- page 295
caste- page 323
cognate- page 301
creole- page 294
a dialect difference in pronunciation only
Hinduism classifies people in a hierarchy of classes. 4 class…
cousin words within a language that are similar to another di…
a creole is a pidgin language that has survived long enough t…
accent- page 295
a dialect difference in pronunciation only
caste- page 323
Hinduism classifies people in a hierarchy of classes. 4 class…
Uebelhor Geography Chapter 8
Terrorism
Global network
Coalition
Biological weapon
The use of, or threatened use of, force or violence against i…
A worldwide interconnected group
An alliance
A bacterium or virus that can be used to harm or kill people,…
Terrorism
The use of, or threatened use of, force or violence against i…
Global network
A worldwide interconnected group
18 terms
Geography - Chapter 8 Vocabulary
frontier
pioneer
flatboat
Conestoga Wagon
the edge of a settled area
a person who leads the way
a large, flat-bottomed boat used to travel on rivers in the 1…
a sturdy wooden vehicle covered with cloth and drawn by horse…
frontier
the edge of a settled area
pioneer
a person who leads the way
33 terms
Chapter 8: Political Geography
Antecedent Boundary
Artificial or Geometric, Boundaries
Centrifugal Forces
Centripetal Forces
One drawn across an area before it is well populated, that is…
The alternative to natural boundaries. Frequently delimited a…
Destabilize and weaken a state. If forces are stronger than t…
They bind together the people of a state, enable it to functi…
Antecedent Boundary
One drawn across an area before it is well populated, that is…
Artificial or Geometric, Boundaries
The alternative to natural boundaries. Frequently delimited a…
5 terms
Geography Chapter 8
Emigrate
Immigrate
Migration Stream
Pull Factor
To move from a country.
To move to a country.
The constant flow of migrants from one country into another c…
Something that encourages people to move to a new place.
Emigrate
To move from a country.
Immigrate
To move to a country.
41 terms
Chapter 8 - Political Geography
boundary
capitalism
centrifugal
centripetal
Vertical plane between states that cuts through the rocks bel…
Economic model wherein people, corporations, and states produ…
Forces that tend to divide a country - such as internal relig…
Forces that tend to unify a country - such as widespread comm…
boundary
Vertical plane between states that cuts through the rocks bel…
capitalism
Economic model wherein people, corporations, and states produ…
83 terms
Chapter 8 Political Geography Fouberg APHG
Annexation
Antarctica
Apartheid
Balkanization
Bringing an area under the control of a larger country
5th Largest Continent
A South African policy of complete legal separation of the ra…
Process by which a state breaks down through conflicts among…
Annexation
Bringing an area under the control of a larger country
Antarctica
5th Largest Continent
25 terms
Chapter 8 Political Geography
Autocracy
Balance of power
Boundary
City-state
A country that is run according to the interests of the ruler…
A condition of roughly equal strengths between opposing count…
An invisible line than marks the extent of a state's territory.
A sovereign state comprises a city and it's immediately surro…
Autocracy
A country that is run according to the interests of the ruler…
Balance of power
A condition of roughly equal strengths between opposing count…
70 terms
World Geography Chapter 8
isthmus
Caribbean Sea
archipelago
Greater Antilles
Narrow strip of land that connects two larger land areas.
Arm of the Atlantic Ocean between North & South America.
Large group of islands
Made up of four larger islands - Cuba, Jamaica, Hispaniola, &…
isthmus
Narrow strip of land that connects two larger land areas.
Caribbean Sea
Arm of the Atlantic Ocean between North & South America.
GEOGRAPHY - CHAPTER 8
caudillos
Brazil
Roman Catholic
65%
high-ranking military officers who often ruled a dictators
home to the largest number of Japanese in one place outside o…
major religion in Latin America
percentage of people in Central America and the Caribbean who…
caudillos
high-ranking military officers who often ruled a dictators
Brazil
home to the largest number of Japanese in one place outside o…
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World Geography Chapter 8
colonies
plantations
bilingual
Corn belt
Territories controlled by people from a foreign land
large farms that produce one major crop often for export
able to speak two languages
a region of the U.S. Midwest that specializes in growing corn
colonies
Territories controlled by people from a foreign land
plantations
large farms that produce one major crop often for export
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Chapter 8, Political Geography
balance of power
Berlin Conference
boundary
city-state
condition of roughly equal strength between opposing countrie…
a meeting (in 1884) at which representatives of European nati…
invisible line that marks the extent of a state's territory
a sovereign state comprising a city and its immediate hinterl…
balance of power
condition of roughly equal strength between opposing countrie…
Berlin Conference
a meeting (in 1884) at which representatives of European nati…
Chapter 8: Political Geography
State
Sovereignty
Nation
Antartica
an area organized into an independent political unit and rule…
Independence from control over states internal affairs
A group of people who occupy a particular area and have a str…
largest land mass that does not belong to any state... *unique…
State
an area organized into an independent political unit and rule…
Sovereignty
Independence from control over states internal affairs
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Geography Chapter 8 Review
Rio Bravo
Maquiladoras
Sinkhole
Mexico City
River that forms the Mexico-Texas border
Foreign-owned factories
Steep-sided depression formed when a cave roof collapses
Mexico's most developed and crowded region
Rio Bravo
River that forms the Mexico-Texas border
Maquiladoras
Foreign-owned factories
12 terms
geography chapter 8 vocab
cordillera
altiplano
escarpment
llano
parallel chains or ranges of mountains
Spanish for high plain, a region in Peru and Bolivia encircle…
steep cliff or slope between a higher and lower land surface
fertile grassland in inland areas of Colombia and Venezuela
cordillera
parallel chains or ranges of mountains
altiplano
Spanish for high plain, a region in Peru and Bolivia encircle…
Chapter 8: Political Geography
United Nations (KI 1)
Irrendenta
China/Taiwan Sovereignty Debate (KI 1)
Western Sahara/Morocco Sovereignty Deb…
An international organization formed after WWII to promote in…
***territory historically or ethnically related to one politi…
according to China's govt, Taiwan is not sovereign but a part…
Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic (W Sahara), is a sovereign s…
United Nations (KI 1)
An international organization formed after WWII to promote in…
Irrendenta
***territory historically or ethnically related to one politi…
12 terms
World geography chapter 8
Three areas of Latin America.
Cordilleras
Altiplano
Escarpment
Central America, South America, & the West Indies.
Mountain ranges that run parallel to one another like folds i…
"High plane"
A steep cliff or slope.
Three areas of Latin America.
Central America, South America, & the West Indies.
Cordilleras
Mountain ranges that run parallel to one another like folds i…
19 terms
Chapter 8 Political Geography
Condition of roughly equal strength be…
invisible line that marks the extent o…
A sovereign state comprising a city an…
Attempt by one country to establish se…
Balance of power
Boundary
City-State
Colonialism
Condition of roughly equal strength be…
Balance of power
invisible line that marks the extent o…
Boundary
Chapter 8: Political Geography
political geography
supranational
national
local
the study of human political organization of the Earth at var…
A separate entity composed of 3 or more states at forge an as…
country
cities, states, countries, Providences... -census gets done at l…
political geography
the study of human political organization of the Earth at var…
supranational
A separate entity composed of 3 or more states at forge an as…
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Geography chapter 8 Vocab
Selva
Escarpment
Llanos
Estancia
tropical rain forest in Brazil
steep cliff
grassy land
a ranch
Selva
tropical rain forest in Brazil
Escarpment
steep cliff
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Chapter 8- Political Geography
annexation
antecedent boundaries
apartheid
balance of power
legally adding land to a country
boundaries that were defined and delimited before humans sett…
Laws (no longer in effect) in South Africa that physically se…
condition of roughly equal strength between opposing alliance…
annexation
legally adding land to a country
antecedent boundaries
boundaries that were defined and delimited before humans sett…
Geography chapter 8
Emigrate
Immigrate
Migration Stream
Pull Factor
To move from a country.
To move to a country.
The constant flow of migrates for one country to another coun…
Something that encourages people to move to a new place.
Emigrate
To move from a country.
Immigrate
To move to a country.
Geography Chapter 8
Emigrate
Immigrate
Migration Stream
Pull Factor
To move from a country.
To move to a country.
The constant flow of migrants from one country into another c…
Something that encourages people to move to a new place.
Emigrate
To move from a country.
Immigrate
To move to a country.
Geography Chapter 8
emigrate
Immigrate
migration stream
Pull factor
To move from a country,People who leave a country are called…
To move to a country ,People who move to another country are…
The constant flow of migrants from one country into another c…
something that encourages people to move to a new pla
emigrate
To move from a country,People who leave a country are called…
Immigrate
To move to a country ,People who move to another country are…
6 terms
Geography chapter 8
emigrate
immigrate
migration stream
pull factor
to move from a country. people who leave a country are called…
to move to a country. people who move to another country are…
the constant flow of migrants from one country into another c…
something that encourages people to move to a new place
emigrate
to move from a country. people who leave a country are called…
immigrate
to move to a country. people who move to another country are…
22 terms
Geography Chapter 8
Köppen climate
classification system.
climograph
Af Tropical wet
A climatic classification of the world devised by Wladimir Kö…
...
Chart showing the average monthly ... temperature and precipitat…
...
Köppen climate
A climatic classification of the world devised by Wladimir Kö…
classification system.
...
23 terms
Geography Chapter 8
Primary Industry
Secondary Industry
Tertiary Industry
Quaternary Industry
Production involving the extraction of raw materials from the…
An industry that deals with manufacturing or construction.
Service companies. Banking, health care, transportation, etc..
An industry provide information services like research and co…
Primary Industry
Production involving the extraction of raw materials from the…
Secondary Industry
An industry that deals with manufacturing or construction.
Geography chapter 8
Primary industries
secondary industries
Tertiary industries
Quaternary industries
raw materials
Manufacturing, construction, making things
Industry that provides services rather than goods.
Hi-tech research
Primary industries
raw materials
secondary industries
Manufacturing, construction, making things
20 terms
Geography Chapter 8 Terms
Billabong
Carbon neutral:
Catchment:
Drought:
Small wetland associated with a river channel that is isolate…
Describes an outcome in which carbon emissions are balanced b…
Extent of land where water from rain or snow melt drains down…
Extended period of months or years when a region experiences…
Billabong
Small wetland associated with a river channel that is isolate…
Carbon neutral:
Describes an outcome in which carbon emissions are balanced b…
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