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AP Human Geography Chapter 2
agricultural revolution
arithmetic density
Census
Crude Birth Rate (CBR)
the development of farming; there have been several throughou…
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; there have been several throughou…
arithmetic density
The total number of people divided by the total land area
Maps (AP Human Geography)
Map Scale
Large Scale Maps
Small Scale Maps
Reference Maps
distance on a map relative to the distance on Earth
show small areas in greater detail
Show large areas is less detail
show locations of places as well as human and natural geograp…
Map Scale
distance on a map relative to the distance on Earth
Large Scale Maps
show small areas in greater detail
AP Human Geography Chapter 4
Artifact
Built environment
Cultural convergence
Cultural/environmental perception
Any item, made by humans, that represents a material aspect o…
The man-made surroundings that provide the setting for human…
The contact and interaction of one culture to another.
The concept that people of different culture will definitely…
Artifact
Any item, made by humans, that represents a material aspect o…
Built environment
The man-made surroundings that provide the setting for human…
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…
54 terms
Agriculture-AP Human Geography
Agribusiness
Agricultural hearths
Agriculture
Animal Domestication
Commercial agriculture characterized by integration of differ…
Places where agriculture first developed and originated.
The art and science of producing food from the land and tendi…
genetic modification of an animal such that it is rendered mo…
Agribusiness
Commercial agriculture characterized by integration of differ…
Agricultural hearths
Places where agriculture first developed and originated.
AP Human Geography Chapter 4
Artifact
Built environment
Cultural convergence
Cultural/environmental perception
Any item, made by humans, that represents a material aspect o…
The man-made surroundings that provide the setting for human…
The contact and interaction of one culture to another.
The concept that people of different culture will definitely…
Artifact
Any item, made by humans, that represents a material aspect o…
Built environment
The man-made surroundings that provide the setting for human…
63 terms
AP Human Geography Chapter 2
agricultural revolution
arithmetic density
Census
Crude Birth Rate (CBR)
the development of farming; there have been several throughou…
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; there have been several throughou…
arithmetic density
The total number of people divided by the total land area
39 terms
Maps (AP Human Geography)
Map Scale
Large Scale Maps
Small Scale Maps
Reference Maps
distance on a map relative to the distance on Earth
show small areas in greater detail
Show large areas is less detail
show locations of places as well as human and natural geograp…
Map Scale
distance on a map relative to the distance on Earth
Large Scale Maps
show small areas in greater detail
AP Human Geography Acronyms
AONB
BP
BPO
BRIC bloc
Area of Natural Beauty
Before Present
business process outsourcing
Brazil, Russia, India, China
AONB
Area of Natural Beauty
BP
Before Present
35 terms
AP Human Geography: Language
Dialect
Esperanto
Extinct Language
Ideogram
a regional variety of a language, with differences in vocabul…
an artificial language based as far as possible on words comm…
A language that was once used by people in daily activities b…
symbol that stands for a concept rather than a word
Dialect
a regional variety of a language, with differences in vocabul…
Esperanto
an artificial language based as far as possible on words comm…
19 terms
AP Human Geography Map Unit
aspect
azimuthal projection
conformal projection
conic projection
The positional relationship between the glove and the develop…
A map projection in which the plane is the most developable s…
Map that maintains shape but distorts other properties.
Maps that put a cone over the Earth and keep distance intact…
aspect
The positional relationship between the glove and the develop…
azimuthal projection
A map projection in which the plane is the most developable s…
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 Language Unit
Culture
6 Official Languages of the UN
Language
Why is language at the heart of culture?
Sum of all the typical activities of a group of people (how a…
English, French, Spanish, Russian, Arabic, & Mandarin... -EU how…
systematic means of communicating ideas or feelings by the us…
without language- culture can not be transmitted... -Sans la lan…
Culture
Sum of all the typical activities of a group of people (how a…
6 Official Languages of the UN
English, French, Spanish, Russian, Arabic, & Mandarin... -EU how…
65 terms
AP Human Geography Acronyms
AONB
BP
BPO
BRIC bloc
Area of Natural Beauty
Before Present
business process outsourcing
Brazil, Russia, India, China
AONB
Area of Natural Beauty
BP
Before Present
AP Human Geography Chapter 3
first generation
migration
emigration
immigration
first to be born here or first to arrive here
the movement from one place to another... -crossing border/bound…
leaving a place
entering a place
first generation
first to be born here or first to arrive here
migration
the movement from one place to another... -crossing border/bound…
AP Human Geography Unit 2
Agricultural Density
Arable Land
Physiological Density
Arithmetic Population Density
Number of Farmers divided by the arable land
Land suitable for farming/agriculture
Population of a region / arable (farmable) land
Population of a region divided by total land area.
Agricultural Density
Number of Farmers divided by the arable land
Arable Land
Land suitable for farming/agriculture
AP Human Geography-Unit 1
cartography
contagious diffusion
cultural ecology
culture
the science of making maps
The rapid, widespread diffusion of a feature or trend through…
Geographic approach that emphasizes human-environment relatio…
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
cartography
the science of making maps
contagious diffusion
The rapid, widespread diffusion of a feature or trend through…
25 terms
AP human political geography
Centripetal force
Centrifugal force
Natural border
Geometric border
Forces that bind a state together
Forces that destabilize a state
Boundary created by a physical feature
Borders created using lines of longitude & latitude
Centripetal force
Forces that bind a state together
Centrifugal force
Forces that destabilize a state
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…
63 terms
AP Human Geography Chapter 2
agricultural revolution
arithmetic density
Census
Crude Birth Rate (CBR)
the development of farming; there have been several throughou…
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; there have been several throughou…
arithmetic density
The total number of people divided by the total land area
AP Human Geography Chapter 2
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
98 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 6
Agglomeration
Agglomeration (External) Economies
Agricultural Labor Force
Assembly Line Production
The spatial grouping of people or activities for mutual benef…
The savings to an individual enterprise derived from location…
A measure of the participating portion of an economy's labor…
Arrangement of workers, machines, and equipment in which the…
Agglomeration
The spatial grouping of people or activities for mutual benef…
Agglomeration (External) Economies
The savings to an individual enterprise derived from location…
AP Human Geography chapter 1
map
cartography
map scale
projection
two dimension or flat scale model of Earth's surface, or a po…
science of mapmaking
amount of area covered on a map and level of detail
scientific method of transferring locations on Earth's surfac…
map
two dimension or flat scale model of Earth's surface, or a po…
cartography
science of mapmaking
AP HUMAN GEOGRAPHY POPULATION
TOTAL FERTILITY RATE
POPULATION CLUSTER
OVERPOPULATION
MAJOR POPULATION CLUSTERS
Number of births in a society
Area of major population concentration
Area's population exceeds the capacity of the environment to…
Europe, Southeast Asia, South Asia, East Asia
TOTAL FERTILITY RATE
Number of births in a society
POPULATION CLUSTER
Area of major population concentration
34 terms
AP Human Geography: Migration
brain drain
chain migration (migration ladder)
circulation
Counterurbanization
Large scale emigration of talented and skilled individuals
A stream of people out of an area as first movers communicate…
Short-term, repetitive, or cyclical movements that recur on a…
the movement of people out of urban areas to escape over crow…
brain drain
Large scale emigration of talented and skilled individuals
chain migration (migration ladder)
A stream of people out of an area as first movers communicate…
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…
58 terms
AP Human Geography Political Geography
anocracy
autocracy
balance of power
boundry
a country that is not fully democratic or fully autocratic, b…
A system of government in which the power to rule is in the h…
distribution of military and economic power that prevents any…
a border, or the outside edge, of a place, such as a city, st…
anocracy
a country that is not fully democratic or fully autocratic, b…
autocracy
A system of government in which the power to rule is in the h…
77 terms
AP Human Geography - Geographies of Culture
Region
Geography
Human Geography
Culture
A grouping of like places or the function union of places to…
The study of spatial patterns and of differences and similari…
The study of relationships between people and the places and…
A total way of life held in common by a group of people, incl…
Region
A grouping of like places or the function union of places to…
Geography
The study of spatial patterns and of differences and similari…
126 terms
AP Human Geography Chapter 1
What percent of the world is malnouris…
What makes up the majority of the 1/7th?
What region is mostly malnourished?
Why do wealthier countries benefit mor…
1 out of 7 (about 1 billion)
Women and Children
Sub-Saharan Africa... http://www.transportintelligence.com/marke…
They can afford to buy more food than the poorer countries
What percent of the world is malnouris…
1 out of 7 (about 1 billion)
What makes up the majority of the 1/7th?
Women and Children
27 terms
Unit 1 (AP Human Geography)
Remote Sensing
GPS (Global Positioning System)
GIS (Geographic Information System)
Absolute Location
Pictures taken above Earths crust
Precise location... Navigation primary purpose... Surveillance... U…
Super-accurate maps with different layers... Used to study relat…
latitude/longitude... Benefits of GPS (Global Positioning Syste…
Remote Sensing
Pictures taken above Earths crust
GPS (Global Positioning System)
Precise location... Navigation primary purpose... Surveillance... U…
AP Human Geography Models
Population Pyramid
Demographic Transition Model
Epidemiological Transition Model
Malthus' Theory
Population Pyramid
Demographic Transition Model
54 terms
AP Human Geography Chapter 2
agricultural revolution
arithmetic density
Census
Crude Birth Rate (CBR)
the development of farming; there have been several throughou…
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; there have been several throughou…
arithmetic density
The total number of people divided by the total land area
66 terms
AP Human Geography Religion
Proselytic Religion
Ethnic Religion
Syncretic Religion
Orthodox Religion
Seeks new members and aims to convert mankind (ex: Christiani…
Identified with a particular ethnic or tribal group and doesn…
combined elements of two or more belief systems (ex: Brazil-U…
Emphasizes purity of faith, "right teaching" (ex: Russian Ort…
Proselytic Religion
Seeks new members and aims to convert mankind (ex: Christiani…
Ethnic Religion
Identified with a particular ethnic or tribal group and doesn…
471 terms
AP Human Geography Review 2016
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
31 terms
AP Human Geography Languages
Creolized language
Denglish
Dialect
Ebonics
A language that results from the mixing of a colonizer's lang…
A combination of German and English
A regional variety of a language distinguished by vocabulary,…
A dialect spoken by some African Americans
Creolized language
A language that results from the mixing of a colonizer's lang…
Denglish
A combination of German and English
AP Human Geography Unit 2
Agricultural Density
Arable Land
Physiological Density
Arithmetic Population Density
Number of Farmers divided by the arable land
Land suitable for farming/agriculture
Population of a region / arable (farmable) land
Population of a region divided by total land area.
Agricultural Density
Number of Farmers divided by the arable land
Arable Land
Land suitable for farming/agriculture
41 terms
AP Human Geography - Religion
Animism
Buddhism
Cargo Cult Pilgrimage
Christianity
Belief that objects, such as plants and stones, or natural ev…
Belief system that started in India in the 500s BC. Happiness…
Cargo Cult's believe western goods have been traded to them b…
A monotheistic system of beliefs and practices based on the O…
Animism
Belief that objects, such as plants and stones, or natural ev…
Buddhism
Belief system that started in India in the 500s BC. Happiness…
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…
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
35 terms
AP Human Geography-Unit 2
Age distribution
Agricultural density
Arithmetic density
Cairo conference
a model used in population geography that describes the ages…
The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
The total number of people divided by the total land area.
A war time conference held at Cairo, Egypt that was attended…
Age distribution
a model used in population geography that describes the ages…
Agricultural density
The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
100 terms
AP Human Geography Urban Geography
Urban Areas/Urbanism
Similarity between cities and towns
Difference between cities and towns
Suburbs
They are nucleated, with on one or more clear core areas. Peo…
Nucleated settlements... Have residential and non-residential fu…
cities are usually surrounded by suburbs, ares that are less…
Are not self-sufficient and would not exist except for their…
Urban Areas/Urbanism
They are nucleated, with on one or more clear core areas. Peo…
Similarity between cities and towns
Nucleated settlements... Have residential and non-residential fu…
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
918 terms
AP Human Geography ALL TERMS
Human geography
Physical geography
Absolute location
Relative location
a branch of geography that focuses on the study of patterns a…
the study of physical features of the earth's surface
The exact position of a place on the earth's surface.
the location of something in relation to something else
Human geography
a branch of geography that focuses on the study of patterns a…
Physical geography
the study of physical features of the earth's surface
71 terms
AP Human Geography: Culture Review
culture
habit
custom
Refers to the totality of customs of a…
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
108 terms
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…
106 terms
AP Human Geography Vocab
Acculturation
Adaptive strategy
Assimilation
Barrio
When a group of one type of people adopt another groups cultu…
Technology, ecology, demography, and economics. Activities th…
When one cultural group or person begins to adopt traits of a…
An urban area in a Spanish-speaking country
Acculturation
When a group of one type of people adopt another groups cultu…
Adaptive strategy
Technology, ecology, demography, and economics. Activities th…
AP Human Geography Chapter 1
What percent of the world is malnouris…
What makes up the majority of the 1/7th?
What region is mostly malnourished?
Why do wealthier countries benefit mor…
1 out of 7 (about 1 billion)
Women and Children
Sub-Saharan Africa... http://www.transportintelligence.com/marke…
They can afford to buy more food than the poorer countries
What percent of the world is malnouris…
1 out of 7 (about 1 billion)
What makes up the majority of the 1/7th?
Women and Children
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…
85 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 2
Agricultural Density
Arable Land
Physiological Density
Arithmetic Population Density
Number of Farmers / arable land
Land suitable for farming/agriculture
Population of a region / arable (farmable) land
Population of a region divided by total land area.
Agricultural Density
Number of Farmers / arable land
Arable Land
Land suitable for farming/agriculture
65 terms
AP Human Geography Political Geography
Political Geography
State
Enclave
Exclave
The study of the "political" organization of the world.
~A politically organized territory with a permanent populatio…
A territory whose geographical boundaries lie entirely within…
A territory legally attached to another territory with which…
Political Geography
The study of the "political" organization of the world.
State
~A politically organized territory with a permanent populatio…
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