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8 terms
Geography & Culture
culture
hemisphere
prime meridian
equator
a group's way of life
half of a sphere; used to describe one half of the Earth
an imaginary line of longitude that divides the Earth into th…
an imaginary line of latitude that divides the Earth into the…
culture
a group's way of life
hemisphere
half of a sphere; used to describe one half of the Earth
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,…
54 terms
CULTURAL GEOGRAPHY
literary tradition
language
official language
language family
a system of written communication
a system of communication through speech, a collection of sou…
the one that is used by the government for laws and public ob…
a collection of languages related through a common ancestral…
literary tradition
a system of written communication
language
a system of communication through speech, a collection of sou…
33 terms
Culture and Geography
culture
cultural trait
cultural landscape
cultural region
way of life, beliefs, customs, practices and behaviors of a p…
an idea or way of doing things that is common in a certain cu…
geographic area that has been shaped by people
geographic area where people share one or more cultural trait
culture
way of life, beliefs, customs, practices and behaviors of a p…
cultural trait
an idea or way of doing things that is common in a certain cu…
Culture and Geography
Culture
Cultural trait
norm
cultural landscapes
Beliefs, customs, practices and behaviors of a particular nat…
an idea or way of doing things that is common in a certain cu…
behavior that is considered normal in a particular society
geographic areas that have been shaped by people
Culture
Beliefs, customs, practices and behaviors of a particular nat…
Cultural trait
an idea or way of doing things that is common in a certain cu…
Cultural Geography
birthrate
developed nation
sparsely
approximate population of the world
the number of live births per thousand of population per year.
another name for a 1st world nation
thinly scattered or distributed
7.45 billion
birthrate
the number of live births per thousand of population per year.
developed nation
another name for a 1st world nation
35 terms
Geography and Culture
The line at 0 degrees that runs north…
The line at 0 degrees that runs east a…
The equator is a line of _________.
The prime meridian is a line of ______…
Prime Meridian
Equator
latitude
longitude
The line at 0 degrees that runs north…
Prime Meridian
The line at 0 degrees that runs east a…
Equator
36 terms
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
19 terms
Cultural Geography
culture
genocide
innovation
cultural diffusion
the knowledge, attitudes and behaviors shared by and passed o…
the deliberate and systematic extermination of a national, ra…
create something new to meet a need
the spread of ideas, inventions, or patterns of behavior
culture
the knowledge, attitudes and behaviors shared by and passed o…
genocide
the deliberate and systematic extermination of a national, ra…
40 terms
us geography politics and culture
THE THREE PARTS OF THE GOVERNMENT:... • t…
THE QUALIFICATIONS FOR PRESIDENCY:... • h…
THE FUNCTIONS OF THE PRESIDENT:... • the…
THE CONGRESS:... • Law is made, commerce…
THE THREE PARTS OF THE GOVERNMENT:... • t…
THE QUALIFICATIONS FOR PRESIDENCY:... • h…
35 terms
Geography and Culture
The line at 0 degrees that runs north…
The line at 0 degrees that runs east a…
The equator is a line of _________.
The prime meridian is a line of ______…
Prime Meridian
Equator
latitude
longitude
The line at 0 degrees that runs north…
Prime Meridian
The line at 0 degrees that runs east a…
Equator
11 terms
Geography and Culture
culture
cultural diffusion
cultural diversity
custom
...
...
...
...
culture
...
cultural diffusion
...
32 terms
Geography and Culture
Physical Geography
Cultural Geography
Reference Maps
Physical Map
the physical characteristics of the surface of the Earth and…
deals with the interaction of humans with their environment a…
show the locations of places, boundaries of countries, states…
shows the topography of the Earth, including land features an…
Physical Geography
the physical characteristics of the surface of the Earth and…
Cultural Geography
deals with the interaction of humans with their environment a…
26 terms
Culture and geography
Culture
Universal theme
Visual arts
Architecture
Beliefs,customs,practices and behavior of a particular nation…
Subject or idea that relates to whole world
Art forms meant to be seen, painting, sculpture, photography
Design and construction of buildings
Culture
Beliefs,customs,practices and behavior of a particular nation…
Universal theme
Subject or idea that relates to whole world
21 terms
Geography and Culture
prime meridian
geography
western hemisphere
eastern hemisphere
a meridian that defines longitude as 0*
the study of the earth's surface, and how it effects/connects…
half the earth that is west of the prime meridian and east of…
half of the earth that is east of the prime meridian and west…
prime meridian
a meridian that defines longitude as 0*
geography
the study of the earth's surface, and how it effects/connects…
14 terms
Unit 1 Test - Geography and Culture
Transportation Corridors
Geographic Factors
Cultural Diffusion
Absolute Location
Paths that make transportation easier - highways, tunnels, br…
Geographic locations have a huge impact on the jobs found in…
The spreading of ideas and products from one culture to anoth…
The exact spot on Earth where a place can be found. Ex: an ad…
Transportation Corridors
Paths that make transportation easier - highways, tunnels, br…
Geographic Factors
Geographic locations have a huge impact on the jobs found in…
17 terms
Geography and Culture
map projection
longitude
latitude
physical map
map projection cartographers project the round earth onto a f…
The line that circles the earth from pole to pole
The lines that circle the earth parallel with the equator
one type of general map that shows the topography of the eart…
map projection
map projection cartographers project the round earth onto a f…
longitude
The line that circles the earth from pole to pole
14 terms
Pre Unit: Culture and Geography
Culture
History
Geography
Landforms
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
The study of past events
The study of the physical features of the earth
Natural features of the earth's surface
Culture
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
History
The study of past events
155 terms
Geography of Culture
culture
folk culture
popular culture
local culture
The sum total of the knowledge, attitudes, and habitual behav…
Cultural traits such as dress modes, dwellings, traditions, a…
Culture traits such as dress, diet, and music that identify a…
Group of people in a particular place who see themselves as a…
culture
The sum total of the knowledge, attitudes, and habitual behav…
folk culture
Cultural traits such as dress modes, dwellings, traditions, a…
50 terms
Culture - Geography
In what sea is Cuba located?
Near what large Mexican city is Lake C…
What would you find at Garibaldi Plaza…
How many Spanish-speaking countries ar…
Caribbean
Guadalajara (second largest city in México; capital of the st…
mariachi bands
nine
In what sea is Cuba located?
Caribbean
Near what large Mexican city is Lake C…
Guadalajara (second largest city in México; capital of the st…
18 terms
Geography and Culture
Canal
Strait
Isthmus
Plate tectonics
An artificial waterway constructed to allow the passage of bo…
A narrow passage of water connecting two seas
A narrow piece of land connecting two larger areas across an…
The theory that several plates glide over the mantle of the e…
Canal
An artificial waterway constructed to allow the passage of bo…
Strait
A narrow passage of water connecting two seas
9 terms
Culture and Geography
Culture
Customs
Traditions
Technology
The way of life of a group of people
Special practices of a group of people
Customs that survive from one generation to another
The knowledge and tools a culture has
Culture
The way of life of a group of people
Customs
Special practices of a group of people
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
59 terms
Geography and Culture
Location
Absolute Location
Latitude
Relative Location
Absolute and Relative
Measure by applying the Earths grid system; Lines of Latitude…
Horizontal globe lines- Equator to the 45th parallel, Paralle…
Relationship between one geographical feature with another. P…
Location
Absolute and Relative
Absolute Location
Measure by applying the Earths grid system; Lines of Latitude…
10 terms
Geography and Culture
Geography
Culture
Ethnocentrism
Cultural Diffusion
The study of where people, places, and things are located.
All the things that make up a people's entire way of life.
Judging other cultures by the standards of your own culture.
The spreading of an idea or piece of culture from one society…
Geography
The study of where people, places, and things are located.
Culture
All the things that make up a people's entire way of life.
65 terms
Geography and culture
Understands and applies knowledge of g…
Geography
Two main areas of geography
Physical geography
By involving people places and environments in Texas US and t…
Studies the earths surface the organisms that populate it in…
Physical and cultural
The physical characteristics of the surface of the earth and…
Understands and applies knowledge of g…
By involving people places and environments in Texas US and t…
Geography
Studies the earths surface the organisms that populate it in…
12 terms
Human Geography: Culture and Population
Culture *
Culture Trait
Culture Region
Ethnic Group *
The set of beliefs, values and practices that a group of peop…
A single specific activity or behavior in which people of the…
An area (region) in which people have many shared culture tra…
Group of people who share common culture AND ancestry
Culture *
The set of beliefs, values and practices that a group of peop…
Culture Trait
A single specific activity or behavior in which people of the…
27 terms
Geography and Culture
Eastern Woodlands
Southwest
West
Northwest Coast
NE United Stated... Lived in longhouses... Women chose the chief ... H…
Along Rio Grande... North of Great Basin... Adobe home made from pl…
California ... Rocky Mts.... Earth houses... Hunters and gatherers... Bel…
Coast of Oregon to Alaska... Homes built from planks of cedar tr…
Eastern Woodlands
NE United Stated... Lived in longhouses... Women chose the chief ... H…
Southwest
Along Rio Grande... North of Great Basin... Adobe home made from pl…
29 terms
Culture and Geography
Eastern Woodlands
Component of Culture: FOOD
Component of Culture: EDUCATION
Component of Culture: SOCIAL CLASSES
NE United States... Lived in longhouses... Women chose their chief…
Taco Salad
Social Studies Class
6th grade, 7th grade, and 8th grade
Eastern Woodlands
NE United States... Lived in longhouses... Women chose their chief…
Component of Culture: FOOD
Taco Salad
32 terms
World Geography Culture Vocabulary
Culture
Language family
Society
Ethnic group
Way of life of a group of people who share similar traits, in…
Group of related languages that have all revolped fron one ea…
A group that shares a geographic. Region, a sense of identity…
Refers to a specific grout. That shares a language. Customs,…
Culture
Way of life of a group of people who share similar traits, in…
Language family
Group of related languages that have all revolped fron one ea…
23 terms
Culture-Geography
Culture
Folk Culture
Popular Culture
Habit
The body of material traits, customary beliefs, and social fo…
Traditionally practiced primarily by small groups living in r…
Found in large, heterogeneous societies that share certain cu…
A repetitive act that a particular individual performs, such…
Culture
The body of material traits, customary beliefs, and social fo…
Folk Culture
Traditionally practiced primarily by small groups living in r…
14 terms
Pre Unit: Culture and Geography
Culture
History
Geography
Landforms
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
The study of past events
The study of the physical features of the earth
Natural features of the earth's surface
Culture
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
History
The study of past events
32 terms
Geography and Culture
Geography
Absolute location
Latitude
Longitude
The study of people,their environments and the resources avai…
A specific place on the earth or a fixed point.
Distance North or South of the Equator
Distance East or West of the Prime Meridian
Geography
The study of people,their environments and the resources avai…
Absolute location
A specific place on the earth or a fixed point.
39 terms
Geography and Culture
Settlement of the Great Plains
Klondike Gold Rush
Panama Canal
Dust Bowl
Large grasslands west of the Mississippi River. The Homestead…
1896- people without jobs took the risk to travel to Alaska t…
A canal that connects the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans. Built…
A drought in the 1930s that turned the Great Planes very dry.…
Settlement of the Great Plains
Large grasslands west of the Mississippi River. The Homestead…
Klondike Gold Rush
1896- people without jobs took the risk to travel to Alaska t…
Cultural Geography
climate
economic activity
landforms
physical feature
the temperature of a place, region, or location, year round
how the economy works and runs on a daily basis
a piece of land that has been molded or created over time
how something physically looks in person
climate
the temperature of a place, region, or location, year round
economic activity
how the economy works and runs on a daily basis
44 terms
Geography and Culture
How do you say "the island of enchantm…
In which country can you find the vill…
Where does Ecuador get its name?
Madrid is the exact center of which co…
La isla del encanto.
Guatemala
From the equator
España
How do you say "the island of enchantm…
La isla del encanto.
In which country can you find the vill…
Guatemala
20 terms
Geography culture
Monocultural
Ethnocentrism
Prejudice
Diversity
A culture dominated by a single element
Judging another culture solely by the values of ones own cult…
Unfavorable feeling or opinion formed beforehand or without k…
Having variety within a group of people
Monocultural
A culture dominated by a single element
Ethnocentrism
Judging another culture solely by the values of ones own cult…
26 terms
Cultural Geography
Culture
material culture
non-material culture
polygamy
Learned and shared behaviour by a group of people , empowerin…
All physical, tangible objects made & used by a group; Exampl…
Human creations, such as values, norms, knowledge, systems of…
Having more than one spouse
Culture
Learned and shared behaviour by a group of people , empowerin…
material culture
All physical, tangible objects made & used by a group; Exampl…
44 terms
Cultural Geography
Acculturation
Allah
Animism
Assimilation
The cultural change of a people upon direct contact with a di…
The Islamic deity.
The belief in luck as well as in spirits.
The dying out of the old culture as it becomes replaced with…
Acculturation
The cultural change of a people upon direct contact with a di…
Allah
The Islamic deity.
32 terms
World Geography Culture Vocabulary
Culture
Language family
Society
Ethnic group
Way of life of a group of people who share similar traits, in…
Group of related languages that have all revolped fron one ea…
A group that shares a geographic. Region, a sense of identity…
Refers to a specific grout. That shares a language. Customs,…
Culture
Way of life of a group of people who share similar traits, in…
Language family
Group of related languages that have all revolped fron one ea…
29 terms
Culture_Geography
Eastern Woodlands
Component of Culture: FOOD
Component of Culture: LANGUAGES
Component of Culture: ECONOMY
NE United States... Lived in long houses... Women chose the chief... H…
Ex: Taco Salad
Ex: "TTYL","RBR","LOL"
Ex: Lunch Money
Eastern Woodlands
NE United States... Lived in long houses... Women chose the chief... H…
Component of Culture: FOOD
Ex: Taco Salad
16 terms
Culture and geography
Cultural trait
Norm
Culture region
Cultural landscape
Idea or way of doing things that is common in a certain cultu…
Behavior that is considered normal in a particular society.
Area in which a single culture or cultural trait is dominant.
Geographic area that has been shaped by people.
Cultural trait
Idea or way of doing things that is common in a certain cultu…
Norm
Behavior that is considered normal in a particular society.
27 terms
cultural geography
birth rate
death rate
population
population density
the number of births in a population in a certain amount of t…
The number of deaths in a population in a certain amount of t…
A group of individuals that live in the same area
Number of people per square mile
birth rate
the number of births in a population in a certain amount of t…
death rate
The number of deaths in a population in a certain amount of t…
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…
31 terms
cultural geography
aspects of cultural geography
culture
material culture
arts, play, recreation
...
the sum total of all the achievements, activities, customs, &…
food... clothing & adornment of body... tools & weapons... housing & s…
forms of art, play, recreation... folk art (necessity) & fine ar…
aspects of cultural geography
...
culture
the sum total of all the achievements, activities, customs, &…
12 terms
Geography+Culture
Political Map
Physical Map
Economic Map
Movement
Shows where the major cities and capitols are in the certain…
Shows the terrain such as mountains and bodies of water. Also…
Shows where natural resources are mined, such as coal and oil…
Gonzalo moved from Guatemala to Cleveland
Political Map
Shows where the major cities and capitols are in the certain…
Physical Map
Shows the terrain such as mountains and bodies of water. Also…
25 terms
Geography culture
Cultural
Culture traits
Culture region
Ethnic group
Every aspect of a society's way of life.... - region ... - food... - a…
Behavior that is repeatedly practices... Ex. Shaking hand, salut…
An area of many share traits
A different culture within the boundaries of one country
Cultural
Every aspect of a society's way of life.... - region ... - food... - a…
Culture traits
Behavior that is repeatedly practices... Ex. Shaking hand, salut…
65 terms
Cultural Geography
cultural traits
Culture Region
Cultural diffusion
Cultural Adaptation
individual aspects of human activity that shape the social li…
different cultures can have different cultural trains in comm…
process by which cultural traits spread from one group to ano…
immigrants to a new community adjust to the norms of the new…
cultural traits
individual aspects of human activity that shape the social li…
Culture Region
different cultures can have different cultural trains in comm…
Culture & Geography
Cultural trait
Norm
Culture region
Cultural landscape
idea or way of doing things that is common in a curtain culture
behavior that is considered normal in a particular society
AREA in which a single culture or cultural trait is dominant
geographic area that has been shaped by people
Cultural trait
idea or way of doing things that is common in a curtain culture
Norm
behavior that is considered normal in a particular society
21 terms
geography: culture
culture
cultural trait
objects and ideas
object
the beliefs, customs, practices, and behaviors of a particula…
an idea or way of doing things that is common in a certain cu…
culture can be shown through.......
(material): food, clothing, architecture, arts, crafts, and t…
culture
the beliefs, customs, practices, and behaviors of a particula…
cultural trait
an idea or way of doing things that is common in a certain cu…
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