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Cultural Geography: Chapter 1 Review
5 Themes of Geography
Cartography
Equator
Prime Meridian
Movement, Region, Location, Interaction and Place
The art of map making
0° Latitude
0° Longitude
5 Themes of Geography
Movement, Region, Location, Interaction and Place
Cartography
The art of map making
69 terms
Cultural Geography: Chapter 6 Review
Albania
Belarus
Bosnia
Bulgaria
The only European country with a Muslim majority.
"White Russia"
Albania
The only European country with a Muslim majority.
Belarus
"White Russia"
Cultural geography
Custom
What is an example of a custom?
Diffusion
Popular culture
Way of doing things that has been handed down from one genera…
Jeans
The spread of people, ideas, practices, technology, products,…
Culture found in a large heterogeneous society that shares ce…
Custom
Way of doing things that has been handed down from one genera…
What is an example of a custom?
Jeans
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Cultural Geography: Chapter 2 Review
Lithosphere
Mantle
Continental Island
Oceanic Island
Literally, "rock ball"
The hot, plastic layer beneath the Earth's crust.
An island formed near a continent and from the same land mass.
An island that rises from the ocean floor.
Lithosphere
Literally, "rock ball"
Mantle
The hot, plastic layer beneath the Earth's crust.
Cultural Geography
Great Lakes Region
What are the two Prominent culture gro…
Haudenosaunee
Six Nations
- equivalent to most of western Europe... -northern Ontario alon…
-Haudenosaunee... -Anishinaabeg
-Iroquoian... -primarily lives in the lower great lakes, eastern…
-Seneca- "Great Hill"... -Cayuga- "Great Swamp"... -Onondaga- "Hill…
Great Lakes Region
- equivalent to most of western Europe... -northern Ontario alon…
What are the two Prominent culture gro…
-Haudenosaunee... -Anishinaabeg
59 terms
Cultural Geography: Chapter 5 Review
Andorra
Austria
Belgium
Denmark
Andorra
Austria
50 terms
BCS Cultural Geography Chapter 18
Kabul
Yerevan
Baku
Tbilisi
Capital of Afghanistan
Capital of Armenia
Capital of Azerbaijan
Capital of Georgia
Kabul
Capital of Afghanistan
Yerevan
Capital of Armenia
Unit 1 Cultural Geography
Formal cultural region
Functional culture region
Vernacular culture region
Syncretism
A type of cultural region marked by a certain degree of homog…
A type of cultural region defined by the particular set of cu…
...
Bringing opposing things together for an outcome.
Formal cultural region
A type of cultural region marked by a certain degree of homog…
Functional culture region
A type of cultural region defined by the particular set of cu…
10 terms
Cultural Geography 1
Culture
Material Culture
Social Institutions
Attitudes towards the Unknown
The knowledge, behavioral patters, habits, and physical and c…
Shelter, tools, transportation, clothing, cities.
Education, judicial, economy, family, religion.
Science, religion, superstitions.
Culture
The knowledge, behavioral patters, habits, and physical and c…
Material Culture
Shelter, tools, transportation, clothing, cities.
27 terms
Cultural Geography: Chapter 4 Review
society
Nation
State
political map
the study of relationships between human beings
a large group of people with a common history and language wh…
the institution that governs the people
shows the boundaries a state has drawn around its people rega…
society
the study of relationships between human beings
Nation
a large group of people with a common history and language wh…
64 terms
BCS Cultural Geography Chapter 20
Beijing
Pyongyang
Seoul
Tokyo
Capital of China
Capital of North Korea
Capital of South Korea
Capital of Japan
Beijing
Capital of China
Pyongyang
Capital of North Korea
65 terms
BCS Cultural Geography Chapter 21
B
rivers
B
China
How does the region known as Southeast Asia compare to the co…
What geographical feature has been a magnet for the populatio…
What percentage (approximately) of the population of this reg…
Most immigrants to this region come from what country?
B
How does the region known as Southeast Asia compare to the co…
rivers
What geographical feature has been a magnet for the populatio…
Unit 3 - Cultural Geography
Culture
How do we study culture?
Cultural geography
Cultural Landscape
mix of values, beliefs, behaviors and material objects that f…
Cultural geography, cultural ecology, cultural landscapes
how and why cultures vary over space
places that reveals a society's cultural identity through nat…
Culture
mix of values, beliefs, behaviors and material objects that f…
How do we study culture?
Cultural geography, cultural ecology, cultural landscapes
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Cultural Geography
Ethnocentrism
Cultural Geography
Acculturation
Assimilation
Judging a culture or society by comparing it to your own cult…
The field of geography that studies people's cultures around…
adopting a trait from another culture
The blending in to a culture
Ethnocentrism
Judging a culture or society by comparing it to your own cult…
Cultural Geography
The field of geography that studies people's cultures around…
BJU Cultural Geography Chapter 2
Continental drift theory
Weathering
Sediment
Erosion
claims that all of the continents were once linked into one s…
the breakdown of rocks by water, plant roots, temperature cha…
particles of sand, silt, and clay
process that removes rocks that are broken down into smaller…
Continental drift theory
claims that all of the continents were once linked into one s…
Weathering
the breakdown of rocks by water, plant roots, temperature cha…
42 terms
Chapter 6: Cultural Geography
Acculturation
Amalgamation theory
Assimilation
Creole
the cultural modification or change resulting from one cultur…
is formal term for the "melting pot" concept of the merging o…
is the social process of absorbing one cultural group into ha…
a mother tongue that originates from contact between two lang…
Acculturation
the cultural modification or change resulting from one cultur…
Amalgamation theory
is formal term for the "melting pot" concept of the merging o…
Exam 1 Cultural Geography
5 Themes of Geography
Space-Time Compression-
Projection
Distortion
1.Location ex: Winona, MN 44.0500° N, 91.6333° W... ... 2.Place- T…
The reduction in time it takes to reach another place, as a r…
Projecting from the round earth to a flat surface... map.
Shape: Shapes Distorted... Distance- Distance between objects... Re…
5 Themes of Geography
1.Location ex: Winona, MN 44.0500° N, 91.6333° W... ... 2.Place- T…
Space-Time Compression-
The reduction in time it takes to reach another place, as a r…
10 terms
Geography Culture
Nepal
Bhutan
Mongolia
Laos
Women go to hell for not having a son... Men provide for family…
Men are superior and have education available... Women cannot ow…
Women = high school education... Men = 88% of parliament ... Known…
Women given full rights in 1957... Men are superior, are a highe…
Nepal
Women go to hell for not having a son... Men provide for family…
Bhutan
Men are superior and have education available... Women cannot ow…
19 terms
Cultural Geography
Differences between Folk and Popular C…
World is Flat vs. Power of Place
Globalization
Formal Regions
Folk: Traditional, family... Popular: Individual
Flat: Placelessness, everything is the same... Place: There are…
Pros:... Cons: Loss of tradition
Presence of a particular trait
Differences between Folk and Popular C…
Folk: Traditional, family... Popular: Individual
World is Flat vs. Power of Place
Flat: Placelessness, everything is the same... Place: There are…
17 terms
European Cultural Geography
Birthplace of
sporadic conflict throughout history
Greece and Rome are
Exploration, colonization, and imperia…
Industrial Revolution
based on various cultural/ethnic groups; wars and revolutions
the birthplace of western culture and democracy
how European culture was spread to many parts of the world
Birthplace of
Industrial Revolution
sporadic conflict throughout history
based on various cultural/ethnic groups; wars and revolutions
cultural geography
cultural geography
ethnocentrism
cultural pluralism
culture complex
analyzes the spacial context of cultures
believing everyone should follow one culture, that it is supe…
2 or more groups that follow different ways of life within th…
individual culture traits that are functionally interrelated
cultural geography
analyzes the spacial context of cultures
ethnocentrism
believing everyone should follow one culture, that it is supe…
22 terms
Cultural Geography
culture
innovation
diffusion
acculturation
The languages, religions, customs, art, and dress of a people
An improvement of an existing technological product, system,…
the spread of ideas, inventions, or patterns of behavior
taking existing elements and creating something new from them
culture
The languages, religions, customs, art, and dress of a people
innovation
An improvement of an existing technological product, system,…
37 terms
Cultural Geography
geography
What are the five themes of geography?
Formal ... Functional... Vernacular Regions
Distance decay
study of distributions and inter relationships of the physica…
1. Location... 2. Place... 3. Region... 4. Human- Environment Interact…
formal- distinct boundaries... functional- not; connections flow…
functionality diminishes in a town further from a city
geography
study of distributions and inter relationships of the physica…
What are the five themes of geography?
1. Location... 2. Place... 3. Region... 4. Human- Environment Interact…
26 terms
Cultural Geography Chapter 7 BJU Press
Rio Grande
Coastal Plains
Atlantic Coastal Plain
Gulf Coastal Plain
Spanish for Big River
sandy plains along the coast of the Atlantic and Gulf of Mexi…
Rio Grande
Spanish for Big River
Coastal Plains
sandy plains along the coast of the Atlantic and Gulf of Mexi…
63 terms
Chapter 3 - Cultural Geography
Acculturation
Animism
Artifact
Buddhism
The adoptation of cultural traits, such as language, by one g…
Most prevalent in Africa and the Americas, doctrine in which…
Any item that represents a material aspect of culture
System of belief that seeks to explain ultimate realities for…
Acculturation
The adoptation of cultural traits, such as language, by one g…
Animism
Most prevalent in Africa and the Americas, doctrine in which…
Cultural Geography
What is the article about the Smithson…
Summary of "Culture Wars in the Nation…
What were some of the examples used in…
What are the main points of Mitchell's…
"Culture Wars in the Nation's Attic"
Culture war between the Smithsonian Institute and Congress.…
Erica Jong (speaker, Smithsonian tried to censor)... Enola gay…
What is culture?... What are culture wars?... Environmental determi…
What is the article about the Smithson…
"Culture Wars in the Nation's Attic"
Summary of "Culture Wars in the Nation…
Culture war between the Smithsonian Institute and Congress.…
31 terms
Cultural Geography
capitalism
socialism
communism
autocracy
government has little interference with supply and demand
services owned by community
government owns all business, provides health care
power belongs to 1 person
capitalism
government has little interference with supply and demand
socialism
services owned by community
Culture and Geography
Equator
hemisphere
Prime Meridian
Latitude
imaginary line that goes around the globe and divides the ear…
half of an earth
imaginary line that goes down the center of the globe dividin…
imaginary lines measuring how far a location is from the equa…
Equator
imaginary line that goes around the globe and divides the ear…
hemisphere
half of an earth
91 terms
BJU Cultural Geography Chapter 11
Tierra templada
Conquered the Aztecs
People of Spanish and Indian ancestry
Reasons Mexico City has been called wo…
different temperature regions in the Mesa Central
Hernando Cortes
mestizos
active volcanoes... air pollution... swampy ground
Tierra templada
different temperature regions in the Mesa Central
Conquered the Aztecs
Hernando Cortes
Cultural Geography
Examples of "places of memory"
Define a Place of memory?
What is the definition of human geogra…
What is space?
Statute of liberty, world trade center, statute of Toronto
A sense of history, a sacred place of honor, can be symobolic
The study of how we make places, how we interact with geograp…
Its abstract, objective, and quantitive, seeks to understand…
Examples of "places of memory"
Statute of liberty, world trade center, statute of Toronto
Define a Place of memory?
A sense of history, a sacred place of honor, can be symobolic
13 terms
Cultural geography
What is the population on earth?
What percent is water and what percent…
Why is the world's population growing…
What has lowered the death rates?
7.2 billion
70% 30%
Birth rates haven't declined
Improved diet and healthcare
What is the population on earth?
7.2 billion
What percent is water and what percent…
70% 30%
10 terms
Cultural Geography
What is the name of the early civiliza…
Who was the first bishop of the Ethiop…
What was the name of the conference le…
What is the term for a crop grown for…
Aksum
Frumentitus
Berlin Conference
cash crop
What is the name of the early civiliza…
Aksum
Who was the first bishop of the Ethiop…
Frumentitus
62 terms
Geography Unit 3: Cultural Geography
Cultural Geography
Artifacts
Customs
Tradition
the study of how cultures vary over space
material aspects of culture including clothing, tools, and ar…
practices followed by the people of a particular group (langu…
cohesive collection of customs which tend to be syncretic (bl…
Cultural Geography
the study of how cultures vary over space
Artifacts
material aspects of culture including clothing, tools, and ar…
13 terms
cultural geography
(pt.1)Find the area of continental Uni…
(pt.2)What physical features might exp…
Low elevation
(pt.1)Which of Canada's cities has the…
Rocky Mountains, Base= Great Basin
The Mountains are so high that the air is cold and thin, whic…
desert scrub
Vancover Island and Toronto(largest)
(pt.1)Find the area of continental Uni…
Rocky Mountains, Base= Great Basin
(pt.2)What physical features might exp…
The Mountains are so high that the air is cold and thin, whic…
25 terms
Unit 4: Cultural Geography - Pop & Folk Culture
culture
folk culture
pop culture
taboo
shared experiences, characteristics, and activities of a grou…
practiced traditionally by small homogenous groups living in…
practices shared by lots of heterogenous groups that are cons…
a restriciton against a certain behavior imposed by social cu…
culture
shared experiences, characteristics, and activities of a grou…
folk culture
practiced traditionally by small homogenous groups living in…
33 terms
Cultural Geography
Apartheid
Nelson Mandela
Somalia Problem
Coltan- What is it?
Racial Separation "apartness"
Rolihlahla Mandela- Led peaceful revolution that ended aparth…
Piracy
Dull, metallic mineral
Apartheid
Racial Separation "apartness"
Nelson Mandela
Rolihlahla Mandela- Led peaceful revolution that ended aparth…
cultural geography
culture
society
ethnic group
innovation
total knowledge, attitudes, and behaviors shared by and passe…
a group that shares a common language, a sense of identity, a…
a separate gou of people within the region where they live
takin existing elements of society and creating sonething new…
culture
total knowledge, attitudes, and behaviors shared by and passe…
society
a group that shares a common language, a sense of identity, a…
20 terms
Cultural Geography
Ethnocentrism
Cultural Geography
Acculturation
Assimilation
The tendency to judge another culture based on your cultural…
activities and behaviors that a group practces
people who share a common ancesstry or culture
the jioning of another culture and taking on the traits of an…
Ethnocentrism
The tendency to judge another culture based on your cultural…
Cultural Geography
activities and behaviors that a group practces
53 terms
Cultural Geography
Students should be able to explain the…
How is the concept of race a socially…
Students should be familiar with the f…
Students should understand how cultura…
Race is a classification system that is sometimes understood…
Because it is only based on how the population feels about a…
the adoption by a ethnic group of enough of the ways of the h…
diffusion is the movement of people, ideas, or things from on…
Students should be able to explain the…
Race is a classification system that is sometimes understood…
How is the concept of race a socially…
Because it is only based on how the population feels about a…
101 terms
Unit 6: Cultural Geography
Culture
Custom
Folk culture
Popular culture
The body of customary beliefs, social forms, and material tra…
The frequent repetition of an act, to the extent it becomes c…
Culture traditionally practiced by a small, homogenous, rural…
culture found in a large, heterogeneous society that shares c…
Culture
The body of customary beliefs, social forms, and material tra…
Custom
The frequent repetition of an act, to the extent it becomes c…
Cultural Geography: Korea Test
Korguryo,Paekche,Silla
Silla
South Korea
North Korea
What were the three kingdoms of Korea?
Which kingdom of Korea ruled the longest?
which country does this flag belong to?
Which country does this flag belong to?
Korguryo,Paekche,Silla
What were the three kingdoms of Korea?
Silla
Which kingdom of Korea ruled the longest?
25 terms
WORLD GEOGRAPHY: Chapter 9- Cultural Regions
cultural region
functional region
perceptual region
Middle East
An area in which a group of people share a similar culture an…
Area organized around a focal point. The characteristic chose…
A region that only exists as a conceptualization or an idea a…
Geo-political designation of the area stretching from the eas…
cultural region
An area in which a group of people share a similar culture an…
functional region
Area organized around a focal point. The characteristic chose…
55 terms
BCS Cultural Geography Chapter 6
F
F
F
T
The shipbuilders of Poland formed a labor union called Gdansk.
Most cities of the world were well planned around their centr…
The first republics to declare their independence as the Sovi…
The Soviets invested much time and money developing the infra…
F
The shipbuilders of Poland formed a labor union called Gdansk.
F
Most cities of the world were well planned around their centr…
71 terms
BCS Cultural Geography Chapter 16
Cyprus
Israel
Jordan
Lebanon
Nicosia is the capital of ___________.
Jerusalem is the capital of _________.
Amman is the capital of __________.
Beirut is the capital of ___________.
Cyprus
Nicosia is the capital of ___________.
Israel
Jerusalem is the capital of _________.
20 terms
Latin American Cultural Geography
maya
aztec
inca
tenochtitlan
was an ancient civilization in southern Mexico and Central Am…
Empire in central Mexico with the capitol city of Tenochtitla…
ruled from the capital, Cuzco in Peru; Built roads and was co…
Capital of the Aztec empire and current day Mexico City
maya
was an ancient civilization in southern Mexico and Central Am…
aztec
Empire in central Mexico with the capitol city of Tenochtitla…
71 terms
BCS Cultural Geography Chapter 15
Tripoli
T
Libya and Egypt
Mali
(Short Answer) What is the largest city in Libya?
(T/F) Pebble-strewn areas are more common than areas covered…
(Short Answer) Which two countries of Northern Africa are a t…
Country
Tripoli
(Short Answer) What is the largest city in Libya?
T
(T/F) Pebble-strewn areas are more common than areas covered…
7 terms
Cultural Geography
What is the origin of the word culture…
What is cultural geography?
What are customs?
What is a cultural complex?
The English word culture derives from the Latin word cultus,…
Cultural Geography is the subfield of human geography that lo…
Customs are practices followed by the people of a particular…
A Cultural Complex is the group of traits that define a parti…
What is the origin of the word culture…
The English word culture derives from the Latin word cultus,…
What is cultural geography?
Cultural Geography is the subfield of human geography that lo…
31 terms
AP Human Geography: Cultural Geography
culture
cultural synthesis
Modern architecture
Postmodern architecture
the shared experience, traits, and activities of a group of p…
AKA cultural syncretism, the blending together of two or more…
developed during the 20th century that expresses geometric, o…
the design abandons use of blocky rectlinear shapes in favor…
culture
the shared experience, traits, and activities of a group of p…
cultural synthesis
AKA cultural syncretism, the blending together of two or more…
Cultural Geography - Chapter 4
Custom
Folk Culture
Habit
Popular Culture
The frequent repetition of an act, to the extent that it beco…
Culture traditionally practice by a small, homogenous, rural…
A repetitive act performed by a particular individual.
Culture found in a large, heterogeneous society that shares c…
Custom
The frequent repetition of an act, to the extent that it beco…
Folk Culture
Culture traditionally practice by a small, homogenous, rural…
40 terms
Cultural Geography: Human Geography
Culture
Custom
Folk Culture
Pop Culture
The material traits, beliefs & social experiences that make u…
A repetitive act/habit of a particular group that over time b…
The customs & culture of small, geographically isolated & uni…
The shared customs & culture of a wide &
Culture
The material traits, beliefs & social experiences that make u…
Custom
A repetitive act/habit of a particular group that over time b…
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