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AP Human Geography
Political Geography
State
Colony
Antecedent Boundary
The study of the organization and distribution of political p…
An independent political unit occupying a defined, permanentl…
An urban ethnic area serving as point of entry and temporary…
A boundary line established before the area in question is we…
Political Geography
The study of the organization and distribution of political p…
State
An independent political unit occupying a defined, permanentl…
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AP Human Geography Chapter 9
THESE SETS ARE GENERALLY NOT REVISED S…
What is the Central Business District…
What is Edward Soja's Synekism?
How do cities reflect Synekism?
...
major concentration of business or commerce in a city (ex. De…
conditions that are formed from being in the same space
They change the space they are in for economic and political…
THESE SETS ARE GENERALLY NOT REVISED S…
...
What is the Central Business District…
major concentration of business or commerce in a city (ex. De…
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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 4
Culture
Folk Culture
Popular Culture
Local culture
Group that shares beliefs, norms, and values
Small, Rural, homogenous population
Large, urban, heterogenous population
Group in a place who see themselves as a community and share…
Culture
Group that shares beliefs, norms, and values
Folk Culture
Small, Rural, homogenous population
AP Human Geography (7)
Urban Geography
Suburbs
Central Business District (CBD)
Town
geographic field that focuses on how cities function, their i…
areas that are uncleared, but use much land space for residen…
the commercial and often geographic heart of a city
nucleated settlement that performs multiple residential and n…
Urban Geography
geographic field that focuses on how cities function, their i…
Suburbs
areas that are uncleared, but use much land space for residen…
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ap Human Geography
absolute location
cartography
circular pattern
cultural landscapes
The exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
science or art of making maps
Creates duplicates features, solids, or bodies and arranges t…
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
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AP Human Geography Tests
The combination of unique physical and…
GPS stands for...... a) geographic polar…
Mental maps could be especially useful…
"Sense of Place" refers to...... a) the…
c) site
c) global positioning system
e) all of the above
e) the unique physical and human attributes that gives a plac…
The combination of unique physical and…
c) site
GPS stands for...... a) geographic polar…
c) global positioning system
AP Human Geography
agricultural density
arithmetic density
base line
cartography
the ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
the total number of people divided by the total land area
an east-west line designated under the Land Ordinance of 1785…
the science of making maps
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
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AP Human Geography - Chapter 5
British Received Pronunciation (BRP)
Creole or Creolized language
Dialect
Ebonics
The dialect of English associated with upper-class Britons li…
A language that results from the mixing of a colonizer's lang…
A regional variety of a language distinguished by vocabulary,…
Dialect spoken by some African Americans
British Received Pronunciation (BRP)
The dialect of English associated with upper-class Britons li…
Creole or Creolized language
A language that results from the mixing of a colonizer's lang…
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Ap Human Geography Chapter 10
Agriculture
Crop
Subsistence Agriculture
Commercial Agriculture
The deliberate effort to modify a portion of Earth's surface…
Grains or fruit gathered from a field as a harvest during a p…
Agriculture designed primarily to provide food for direct con…
Agriculture undertaken primarily to generate products for sal…
Agriculture
The deliberate effort to modify a portion of Earth's surface…
Crop
Grains or fruit gathered from a field as a harvest during a p…
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AP Human Geography
Demography
Arithmetic density
Agricultural density
Physiological density
the branch of sociology that studies the characteristics of h…
The total number of people divided by the total land area.
The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
The number of people per unit of area of arable land, which i…
Demography
the branch of sociology that studies the characteristics of h…
Arithmetic density
The total number of people divided by the total land area.
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AP Human Geography Chapter 5
THESE SETS ARE GENERALLY NOT REVISED S…
What is the difference between labor i…
How do Mona Domosh and Joni Seager def…
What is different between genders?
...
US uses men and robotics while Indonesia uses women and kids
a culture's assumptions about the differences between men and…
1. Their character... 2. Their role in society... 3. What they repr…
THESE SETS ARE GENERALLY NOT REVISED S…
...
What is the difference between labor i…
US uses men and robotics while Indonesia uses women and kids
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AP Human Geography Vocab
Location
Space
Globalization
Carl Sauer
position of something on earth's surface
the physical gap or distance between two objects
the expansion of economic, political, and cultural activities…
early 20th-century geographer who interpreted cultural landsc…
Location
position of something on earth's surface
Space
the physical gap or distance between two objects
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AP Human Geography-Unit 1
cartography
contagious diffusion
culture
density
the science of making maps
The rapid, widespread diffusion of a feature or trend through…
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
The amount of a particular feature within a given area.
cartography
the science of making maps
contagious diffusion
The rapid, widespread diffusion of a feature or trend through…
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AP Human Geography Semester 1
globalization
physical geography
spatial arrangement
spatial distribution
a set of processes that are increasing interactions, deepenin…
the study of physical phenomena on Earth
how places and phenomena are laid out, organized, and arrange…
how something is distributed across space; first step to unde…
globalization
a set of processes that are increasing interactions, deepenin…
physical geography
the study of physical phenomena on Earth
AP Human Geography Chapter 3
Remittances
Cyclic Movements
Activity Spaces
Nomadism
Money migrants send home to their families
One travels away from home for a short amount of time
Peoples movements within a local area
Movement that takes place along familiar routes that is repea…
Remittances
Money migrants send home to their families
Cyclic Movements
One travels away from home for a short amount of time
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AP Human Geography Unit 2
Age distribution
Carrying capacity
Cohort
Demographic equation
The frequency of different ages or age groups in a given popu…
This is the population level that can be supported, given the…
Population of various age categories in a population pyramid.…
The formula that calculates population change. The formula fi…
Age distribution
The frequency of different ages or age groups in a given popu…
Carrying capacity
This is the population level that can be supported, given the…
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AP Human Geography Rubenstein Chapter 8 vocab
Balance of Power
City-state
Colonialism
Colony
Condition of roughly equal strength between opposing countrie…
A sovereign state comprising a city and its immediate hinterl…
Attempt by one country to establish settlements and to impose…
A territory that is legally tied to a sovereign state rather…
Balance of Power
Condition of roughly equal strength between opposing countrie…
City-state
A sovereign state comprising a city and its immediate hinterl…
AP Human Geography Notes
Supranationalism:
Devolution
Basque Separatists
Former Yugoslavia
• Cooperation among states for a common goal (Political, Econ…
• Local ethno-nationalism brings changes: political instabili…
• The Basque Country straddles the Pyrenees mountains in Fran…
• Yugoslavia was created as a multiethnic state at the end of…
Supranationalism:
• Cooperation among states for a common goal (Political, Econ…
Devolution
• Local ethno-nationalism brings changes: political instabili…
AP Human Geography: Chapter 7 Religion
Universalizing Religion
Fundamentalism
Ethnic Religion
Branch
A religion that attempts to appeal to all people, not just th…
Literal interpretation and strict adherence to basic principa…
A religion amongst a group of people with a common heritage o…
A large and fundamental division within a religion.
Universalizing Religion
A religion that attempts to appeal to all people, not just th…
Fundamentalism
Literal interpretation and strict adherence to basic principa…
AP Human Geography Culture Unit
Culture
Custom
Folk culture
Hearth
The sum total of knowledge, attitudes and habitual behavior p…
Practice routinely followed by a group of people
Cultural traits such as dress modes, dwellings traditions, an…
The region from which innovative ideas and cultural traits or…
Culture
The sum total of knowledge, attitudes and habitual behavior p…
Custom
Practice routinely followed by a group of people
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AP Human Geography Unit One (Set #1)
Absolute Location
Absolute Distance
Cartogram
Cartography
A point on the earth's surface expressed by a coordinate syst…
The distance that can be measured with a standard unit of len…
A presentation of statistical data in geographical distributi…
The science or practice of drawing maps.
Absolute Location
A point on the earth's surface expressed by a coordinate syst…
Absolute Distance
The distance that can be measured with a standard unit of len…
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AP Human Geography: Chapter 9 - Urban Geography
Urban Morphology
Mesopotamia
Nile River Valley
Indus River Valley
The layout of a city, its physical form and structure.
Chronologically, the first of the five urbanization hearths.…
Chronologically, the second of the five urbanization hearths.…
Chronologically, the third of the five urbanization hearths.…
Urban Morphology
The layout of a city, its physical form and structure.
Mesopotamia
Chronologically, the first of the five urbanization hearths.…
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AP Human Geography Rubenstein Chapter 4
Artifact
Cultural convergence
Cultural/environmental perception
Cultural landscape
Any item, made by humans, that represents a material aspect o…
The contact and interaction of one culture to another.
The concept that people of different culture will definitely…
Modifications to the environment by humans, including the bui…
Artifact
Any item, made by humans, that represents a material aspect o…
Cultural convergence
The contact and interaction of one culture to another.
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AP human geography agriculture unit
Agribusiness
Agricultural hearths
Agriculture
Animal domestication
Commercial agriculture characterized by integration of differ…
Farming practices diffused across the surface of the earth.
Farming
genetic modification of an animal such that it is rendered mo…
Agribusiness
Commercial agriculture characterized by integration of differ…
Agricultural hearths
Farming practices diffused across the surface of the earth.
AP Human Geography Rivers
Yangtze
Ob
Huang He
Yenisei
Yangtze
Ob
AP Human Geography Chapter 8
Political Geography
State
Territoriality
Sovereignty
study of political organization of the world
politically organized territory with a permanent population,…
"the attempt by an individual or group to affect, influence,…
principle of international relations that holds that final au…
Political Geography
study of political organization of the world
State
politically organized territory with a permanent population,…
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AP Human Geography -religion
animism
buddhism
cargo cult pilgrimage
christianity
the attribution of a soul to plants, inanimate objects, and n…
a path of practice and spiritual development leading to insig…
belief that various ritualistic acts will lead to a bestowing…
the religion based on the person and teachings of jesus or Na…
animism
the attribution of a soul to plants, inanimate objects, and n…
buddhism
a path of practice and spiritual development leading to insig…
Barron's AP Human Geography - Unit 1
Absolute distance
Absolute location
Accessibility
Aggregation
A distance that can be measured with a standard unit of lengt…
The exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
The relative ease with which a destination may be reached fro…
the level at which you group things together for examination…
Absolute distance
A distance that can be measured with a standard unit of lengt…
Absolute location
The exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
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AP Human Geography Language
Language and Example
What are two things languages do for d…
Vocabulary
Which governments had policies of forc…
~A set of sounds and symbols that is used for communication.…
~Reflects where a culture has been, what a culture values, an…
~Words used to describe new experiences, ideas, and feelings.
~American... ~Canadian... ~Australian... ~Russian... ~New Zealand
Language and Example
~A set of sounds and symbols that is used for communication.…
What are two things languages do for d…
~Reflects where a culture has been, what a culture values, an…
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AP Human Geography Chapter 12
THESE SETS ARE GENERALLY NOT REVISED S…
How does Nike symbolize industry and s…
Why do we study industry and services?
When did Industrialization begin in Eu…
...
1. Brand seen everywhere... 2. Nike HQ in Oregon but only has te…
To Examine:... 1. The origin of the Industrial Revolution in Gre…
It began in England in the early 18th century (1700's)
THESE SETS ARE GENERALLY NOT REVISED S…
...
How does Nike symbolize industry and s…
1. Brand seen everywhere... 2. Nike HQ in Oregon but only has te…
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AP Human Geography Chapter 12 Vocab Rubenstein
Basic Industries
Business services
Central Place
Central Place theory
Industries that sell their products or services primarily to…
Services that primarily meet the needs of other businesses.
A market center for the exchange of services by people attrac…
A theory that explains the distribution of services, based on…
Basic Industries
Industries that sell their products or services primarily to…
Business services
Services that primarily meet the needs of other businesses.
AP Human Geography - Exam prep.
What does a ratio of the number of ite…
How can you best describe the site of…
What do spatial coordinates or latitud…
What is a relative location?
Density... For example: human population density is typically m…
The site of Manhattan is best described as an island bordered…
They express absolute location.... For example: Chicago is 41 d…
A relative location identifies a place in relation to some ot…
What does a ratio of the number of ite…
Density... For example: human population density is typically m…
How can you best describe the site of…
The site of Manhattan is best described as an island bordered…
AP-Human Geography Unit 1- Geography: Nature and Perspectives
Absolute location
Built Landscape
Cartogram
Census
The position or place of a certain item on the surface of the…
An environment defined by features and patterns of human inte…
A set of data, usually statistical, diagrammatically projecte…
A periodic and official count of a country's population
Absolute location
The position or place of a certain item on the surface of the…
Built Landscape
An environment defined by features and patterns of human inte…
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AP Human Geography- Geography Terms
Cartography
Contour Lines
Density
Distance-decay
the science of mapmaking
lines used to show elevation
the frequency with which something exists within a given unit…
near things are more related to distant things
Cartography
the science of mapmaking
Contour Lines
lines used to show elevation
AP Human Geography Semester Final
Human Geography
Physical Geography
Phenomena
Spatial
The impact of geography on humans and the impact of humans on…
Spatial analysis of the structure, processes, and location of…
A fact or event of interest
Pertaining to space on the Earth's surface; sometimes used as…
Human Geography
The impact of geography on humans and the impact of humans on…
Physical Geography
Spatial analysis of the structure, processes, and location of…
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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…
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AP Human Geography Language
ideograms
isolated language
language family
lingua franca
symbols used as a system of writing
unrelated to any other language
languages related by common ancestor long before written hist…
two languages mix into a simple common language
ideograms
symbols used as a system of writing
isolated language
unrelated to any other language
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AP Human Geography - Key Geographic Models
Demographic Transition Model (DTM)
Epidemiological Transition Model
Gravity Model of Spatial Interaction
Migration Transition Model (Zelinsky M…
- Four stages of transition from an agricultural-subsistence…
Patterns of common disease that follows stages of the DTM.... St…
1. Larger places attract more migrants than smaller places ... 2…
Migration follows DTM stages.... Stage 1: Migration for food (hu…
Demographic Transition Model (DTM)
- Four stages of transition from an agricultural-subsistence…
Epidemiological Transition Model
Patterns of common disease that follows stages of the DTM.... St…
AP Human Geography Culture
Assimilation
Acculturation
Artifact
Built Environment
the process by which a person or persons acquire the social a…
the process in which members of one cultural group adopt the…
an object made by a human being, typically an item of cultura…
A human-made space where people live, work, and play.
Assimilation
the process by which a person or persons acquire the social a…
Acculturation
the process in which members of one cultural group adopt the…
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Chapter 10 AP Human Geography
Agribusiness
Agriculture
Cereal Grain
Chaff
Commercial agriculture characterized by integration of differ…
A form of food production in which fields are in permanent cu…
A grass yielding grain for food
Husks of grain separated from the seed by threshing.
Agribusiness
Commercial agriculture characterized by integration of differ…
Agriculture
A form of food production in which fields are in permanent cu…
36 terms
AP Human Geography - Language
Accent
Dialect
Esperanto
Extinct Language
a diacritical mark used to indicate stress or placed above a…
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…
Accent
a diacritical mark used to indicate stress or placed above a…
Dialect
a regional variety of a language, with differences in vocabul…
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AP Human Geography Fellman Chapter 9
agglomeration
agglomeration economies
break-of-bulk point
brownfield site
A process involving the clustering or concentrating of people…
Different economic activities tend to locate next to each oth…
A location where goods are transferred from one type of carri…
...
agglomeration
A process involving the clustering or concentrating of people…
agglomeration economies
Different economic activities tend to locate next to each oth…
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
87 terms
Barron's AP Human Geography - Unit 1
Absolute distance
Absolute location
Accessibility
Aggregation
A distance that can be measured with a standard unit of lengt…
The exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
The relative ease with which a destination may be reached fro…
the level at which you group things together for examination…
Absolute distance
A distance that can be measured with a standard unit of lengt…
Absolute location
The exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
43 terms
AP Human Geography Religion
Conversion and Migration
Religion
Secularism
Monotheistic Religions
Major religions of the world have diffused across cultural ba…
Defined by geographers Robert Stoddard and Carolyn Prorak in…
The idea that ethical and moral standards should be formulate…
Belief system in which one Supreme Being is revered as creato…
Conversion and Migration
Major religions of the world have diffused across cultural ba…
Religion
Defined by geographers Robert Stoddard and Carolyn Prorak in…
AP Human Geography (Agriculture)
Agribusiness
Agriculture
Aquaculture (Aquafarming)
Boserup Hypothesis
Commercial agriculture characterized by the integration of di…
The deliberate effort to modify a portion of Earth's surface…
The cultivation of seafood under controlled conditions.
Population growth compels subsistence farmers to consider new…
Agribusiness
Commercial agriculture characterized by the integration of di…
Agriculture
The deliberate effort to modify a portion of Earth's surface…
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AP-Human Geography Unit 1- Geography: Nature and Perspectives
Absolute location
Built Landscape
Cartogram
Census
The position or place of a certain item on the surface of the…
An environment defined by features and patterns of human inte…
A set of data, usually statistical, diagrammatically projecte…
A periodic and official count of a country's population
Absolute location
The position or place of a certain item on the surface of the…
Built Landscape
An environment defined by features and patterns of human inte…
26 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 Chapter 8 Political Geography
balance of power
Berlin Conference
boundary
city-state
Condition of roughly equal strength between opposing countrie…
The meeting of European powers in 1884-85 resulting in the Be…
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
The meeting of European powers in 1884-85 resulting in the Be…
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