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Human Geography
absolute location
acculturation
agglomeration effects
agribusiness
The actual space a place occupies on Earth's surface
The change that occurs within a culture when it adopts a prac…
The cost advantages (external economies) for an individual co…
Commercial agriculture in which large corporations own and op…
absolute location
The actual space a place occupies on Earth's surface
acculturation
The change that occurs within a culture when it adopts a prac…
49 terms
Human Geography
Absolute location
Cartography
Connections
Contagious Diffusion
the exact location of a point on Earth found using the latitu…
the science of making maps
relationships among people and objects across the barrier of…
the rapid and widespread diffusion of a feature or trend thro…
Absolute location
the exact location of a point on Earth found using the latitu…
Cartography
the science of making maps
29 terms
Human Geography
Monarchy
Theocracy
Democracy
Dictatorship
A government ruled by a king or queen
A government controlled by religious leaders
A political system in which the supreme power lies in a body…
A form of government in which the leader has absolute power a…
Monarchy
A government ruled by a king or queen
Theocracy
A government controlled by religious leaders
286 terms
Human Geography
Arabian Sea
Bering Sea
Caribbean Sea
Black Sea
Arabian Sea
Bering Sea
31 terms
Chapter 3 Human Geography
brain drain
brain gain
chain migration
circulation
large-scale emigration (leaving) by talented people
large-scale immigration (entering) by talented people
migration of people because relatives or members of same ethn…
short-term, repetitive, or cyclical movements on a regular ba…
brain drain
large-scale emigration (leaving) by talented people
brain gain
large-scale immigration (entering) by talented people
34 terms
Introduction to Human Geography
geography
equator
globe
topography
The study of the earth and the physical and human features.
The imaginary line of latitude that encircles the middle of e…
A three-dimensional representation of earth.
A description of surface features of land. Refers to the shap…
geography
The study of the earth and the physical and human features.
equator
The imaginary line of latitude that encircles the middle of e…
35 terms
Human Geography
Monarchy
Theocracy
Democracy
Dictatorship
A government ruled by a king or queen
A government controlled by religious leaders
A political system in which the supreme power lies in a body…
A form of government in which the leader has absolute power a…
Monarchy
A government ruled by a king or queen
Theocracy
A government controlled by religious leaders
24 terms
Human Geography
population
birth rate
death rate
population density
the number of people who live in a specified area
the number of births per 1/000 people per year
the number of deaths per 1/000 people per year
the average number of people who live in a certain area
population
the number of people who live in a specified area
birth rate
the number of births per 1/000 people per year
32 terms
Chapter 2 Human Geography
age distribution
agricultural density
arithmetic density
carrying capacity
proportion of individual of different ages in a population... Ex…
ratio of the number of farmers to total amount of land suitab…
total number of people divided by the total land area
the ability of the land to sustain a certain number of people
age distribution
proportion of individual of different ages in a population... Ex…
agricultural density
ratio of the number of farmers to total amount of land suitab…
34 terms
Human Geography
Region (types)
Syncretism (definition)
Region (definition)
Core (definition)
Formal, Perceptual, (scale: local-national-international) Ver…
"The fusion of 2 distinct cultural traits into a unique new h…
"An area characterized by similarity or by cohesiveness that…
"The zone of greatest concentration or homogeneity of the cul…
Region (types)
Formal, Perceptual, (scale: local-national-international) Ver…
Syncretism (definition)
"The fusion of 2 distinct cultural traits into a unique new h…
30 terms
AP Human Geography: Language
Accent
Dialect
Esperanto
Extinct Language
A distinctive mode of pronunciation of a language, especially…
A particular form of a language that is particular to a speci…
An artificial language devised in 1887 as an international me…
An extinct language is a language that no longer has any spea…
Accent
A distinctive mode of pronunciation of a language, especially…
Dialect
A particular form of a language that is particular to a speci…
74 terms
AP Human Geography: Geography
space
place
region
toponym
geometric surface of the Earth
an area of bounded space of some human importance
a type of place
a place name
space
geometric surface of the Earth
place
an area of bounded space of some human importance
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
24 terms
AP Human Geography Models
Population Pyramid
Demographic Transition Model
Epidemiological Transition Model
Malthus' Theory
Population Pyramid
Demographic Transition Model
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
Ap Human Geography: Migration
Relocation Diffusion
Migration
Mobility
Circulation
The spread of characteristics from one place to another
Permanent movement to a new location
General term for all types of movement from one place to anot…
Repetitive movement that occurs on a regular basis
Relocation Diffusion
The spread of characteristics from one place to another
Migration
Permanent movement to a new location
36 terms
AP Human Geography - Religion
Religion
Secularism
Monotheistic Religion
Polytheistic Religion
a system of beliefs and practices that attempts to order life…
the idea that ethical and moral standards should be formulate…
belief system in which one supreme being is revered as creato…
belief system in which multiple deities are revered as creato…
Religion
a system of beliefs and practices that attempts to order life…
Secularism
the idea that ethical and moral standards should be formulate…
37 terms
Chapter 1 Human Geography
cartography
contagious diffusion
cultural ecology
density
the science of making maps
rapid, widespread diffusion of a feature or trend throughout…
geographic approach that emphasizes human-environment interac…
frequency with which something exists within a given unit of…
cartography
the science of making maps
contagious diffusion
rapid, widespread diffusion of a feature or trend throughout…
Geography Human
Immigrate
Emmigrate
Demography
Birth Rate
to move permanently to a country other than one's native coun…
to leave your country of origin to live permanently in anothe…
study of population numbers,distribution, trends, and issues
number of births per 1000 people
Immigrate
to move permanently to a country other than one's native coun…
Emmigrate
to leave your country of origin to live permanently in anothe…
23 terms
Geography/Geology
fault
plate boundaries
inner core
outer core
A crack in the earth's crust resulting from the displacement…
At plate boundaries, Earth's crust is broken (fault) and rock…
A dense sphere of solid iron and nickel at the center of Earth
A shell of hot, liquid metal beneath the mantle and above the…
fault
A crack in the earth's crust resulting from the displacement…
plate boundaries
At plate boundaries, Earth's crust is broken (fault) and rock…
43 terms
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 diffiusio…
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…
40 terms
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
AP Human Geography Population
arithmetic density
Census
Crude Birth Rate (CBR)
Crude Death Rate (CDR)
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…
The number of deaths in a year per 1,000 people alive in a so…
arithmetic density
The total number of people divided by the total land area
Census
A complete enumeration of a population
65 terms
AP Human Geography: Culture
culture
habit
custom
________ refers to the totality of cus…
common set of beliefs, attitudes, norms, and values
a repetitive action of an individual
a repetitive action of a group
Culture
culture
common set of beliefs, attitudes, norms, and values
habit
a repetitive action of an individual
AP Human Geography: Culture
culture
habit
custom
________ refers to the totality of cus…
common set of beliefs, attitudes, norms, and values
a repetitive action of an individual
a repetitive action of a group
Culture
culture
common set of beliefs, attitudes, norms, and values
habit
a repetitive action of an individual
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…
Geography & geology
Antarctic
associate
rainfall
hail
thuộc nam cực
kết hợp, liên kết
mưa rào
mưa đá
Antarctic
thuộc nam cực
associate
kết hợp, liên kết
43 terms
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…
33 terms
Human Geography
What is nature?
Nature as a concept:
Nature socially constructed:
What is society?
A social creation as much as a physical universe that include…
Changes through time, it is not static, it reflects our socie…
Society shapes peoples understanding and uses of nature at th…
Sum of all inventions, institutions, and relationships create…
What is nature?
A social creation as much as a physical universe that include…
Nature as a concept:
Changes through time, it is not static, it reflects our socie…
12 terms
Human Geography
Demography
Culture
Population Density
Birthrate
The study of population
The beliefs and actions that define a group of people's way o…
The average number of people in a square mile.
The number of live births each year per 1,000 people.
Demography
The study of population
Culture
The beliefs and actions that define a group of people's way o…
Physical Geography & Human Geography
Geography
Revolution
Rotation
Axis
The study of the Earth and the people who inhabit it.
One complete orbit of the Earth around the sun which takes 36…
The spinning motion of the Earth on its axis which takes 24 h…
The imaginary line on which a planet turns.
Geography
The study of the Earth and the people who inhabit it.
Revolution
One complete orbit of the Earth around the sun which takes 36…
AP Human Geography: Geography
space
place
region
toponym
geometric surface of the Earth
an area of bounded space of some human importance
a type of place
a place name
space
geometric surface of the Earth
place
an area of bounded space of some human importance
27 terms
AP Human Geography: Population
Agricultural density
Arithmetic density
carrying capacity
Crude birth rate (CBR)
The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
The total number of people divided by the total land area
The number of people that a region can support
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 lan…
Arithmetic density
The total number of people divided by the total land area
66 terms
AP Human Geography: Language
Accent
Dialect
Extinct Language
Ideogram
A distinctive mode of pronunciation of a language, especially…
A regional variation of a language distinguished by vocabular…
A language that no longer has any speakers, or that is no lon…
A written character symbolizing the idea of a thing without i…
Accent
A distinctive mode of pronunciation of a language, especially…
Dialect
A regional variation of a language distinguished by vocabular…
32 terms
Human Geography: World Regions
Central America
North America
Caribbean
Latin America
Countries from Mexico south to Panama
Canada and the United States
Islands near North America
Portuguese and Spanish speaking countries of the Americas
Central America
Countries from Mexico south to Panama
North America
Canada and the United States
14 terms
geology-geography
crust
mantle
lithosphere
asthenosphere
(n) The outermost layer of rock of which a planet consists, e…
(n) The region of the earth's interior between the crust and…
(n) The rigid outer part of the earth, consisting of the crus…
(n) The upper layer of the earth's lower mantle, below the li…
crust
(n) The outermost layer of rock of which a planet consists, e…
mantle
(n) The region of the earth's interior between the crust and…
Introduction to Human Geography
What is Geography?
What are Physical features?
What are Human features?
What is Spatial Perspective?
The study of Earth's physical and human features
The natural features of Earth, such as mountains, lakes, and…
Geographic features that human beings made, such as infrastru…
Viewing physical and human features according to... where they a…
What is Geography?
The study of Earth's physical and human features
What are Physical features?
The natural features of Earth, such as mountains, lakes, and…
40 terms
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
471 terms
AP Human Geography Review
absolute location
cartography
circular pattern
cultural landscapes
The exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
science or art of making maps
Objects that circle another object, another name for it is Ce…
The products of complex interactions between humans and their…
absolute location
The exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
cartography
science or art of making maps
Geography and geology
a map
the scale of a map
a globe
a compass
une carte
l'échelle d'une carte
une mappemonde
une boussole
a map
une carte
the scale of a map
l'échelle d'une carte
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
26 terms
Chapter 4 Human Geography
Gross Domestic Product
Gross National Product
Infant Mortality Rate
Command Economy
The value of ONLY the goods and services produced by a country.
The value of ALL goods and services produced by a country.
Number of deaths per thousand among infants under 1 year old.
A type of economic system where the production of goods is de…
Gross Domestic Product
The value of ONLY the goods and services produced by a country.
Gross National Product
The value of ALL goods and services produced by a country.
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
geography and geology
Topography
Crude oi
Calcium
Terrain
the physical appearance of the natural features of an area of…
oil from underground that has not yet been made into other pr…
: a chemical element that is present in teeth, bones, and chalk
n (n): An area of land, when considering its natural features.
Topography
the physical appearance of the natural features of an area of…
Crude oi
oil from underground that has not yet been made into other pr…
Geography: Geology
Boundary
Convergent Plate Boundary
Subduction
Divergent Plate Boundary
the edge of a tectonic plate
when two plates come together or converge.
when a plate slides underneath another
two plates are forced away from each other
Boundary
the edge of a tectonic plate
Convergent Plate Boundary
when two plates come together or converge.
AP Human Geography Review
absolute location
cartography
circular pattern
cultural landscapes
The exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
science or art of making maps
Objects that circle another object, another name for it is Ce…
The products of complex interactions between humans and their…
absolute location
The exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
cartography
science or art of making maps
AP Human Geography Population
arithmetic density
Census
Crude Birth Rate (CBR)
Crude Death Rate (CDR)
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…
The number of deaths in a year per 1,000 people alive in a so…
arithmetic density
The total number of people divided by the total land area
Census
A complete enumeration of a population
239 terms
AP Human Geography Exam Review
absolute location
acculturation
agglomeration effects
agribusiness
The actual space a place occupies on Earth's surface
The change that occurs within a culture when it adopts a prac…
The cost advantages (external economies) for an individual co…
Commercial agriculture in which large corporations own and op…
absolute location
The actual space a place occupies on Earth's surface
acculturation
The change that occurs within a culture when it adopts a prac…
Geography-geology
Erosion
Geology
Glacier
Grabbo
Waring away of land -water/ice/wind
Science deals with dynamics/physical history of earth
Made of fallen snow-compressed into large ice masses
Large groups of igneous rock
Erosion
Waring away of land -water/ice/wind
Geology
Science deals with dynamics/physical history of earth
22 terms
Geology Humanities
Continent
Divergent
Convergent
Transform
The major landmarks of the earth dived into large areas.
When tectonic plates "move apart" from each other.
When tectonic plates "come together".
When tectonic plates move past each other, which causes them…
Continent
The major landmarks of the earth dived into large areas.
Divergent
When tectonic plates "move apart" from each other.
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