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AP Human Geography
Development
Fair Trade
Foreign Direct Investment
Gender Empowerment Measure(GEM)
Process of improvement in the material conditions of people t…
Alternative to Industrial trade that emphasizes small bussine…
Investment made by a foreign company in the economy of anothe…
Compares the ability of women and mmen to participate in econ…
Development
Process of improvement in the material conditions of people t…
Fair Trade
Alternative to Industrial trade that emphasizes small bussine…
198 terms
AP Human Geography
Administrative Regions
Aggregation
Cartograms
Distortion
politically determined, boundaries are exact
refers to the size of the unit under investigation such as ci…
transform space so that the political unit, such as a state o…
All flat maps are distorted as a result of projecting a three…
Administrative Regions
politically determined, boundaries are exact
Aggregation
refers to the size of the unit under investigation such as ci…
20 terms
AP Human Geography
Abiotic
Acculturation
Assimilation
Atmosphere
composed of nonliving or inorganic matter
the process of changes in culture that result from the meetin…
the process by which a group's culture features are altered t…
the thin layer of gases surrounding earth
Abiotic
composed of nonliving or inorganic matter
Acculturation
the process of changes in culture that result from the meetin…
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AP Human Geography- Migration
Activity Space
Brain drain/gain
Chain Migration (migration ladder)
Circulation
Space within which daily activity occurs.
Large scale emigration by talented people.
Migration of people who travel to a specific location because…
A cycle that reoccurs on regular basis.
Activity Space
Space within which daily activity occurs.
Brain drain/gain
Large scale emigration by talented people.
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
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Ap Human Geography Chapter 11
Maquiladora
Industrial Revolution
Cottage Industry
Bulk-Reducing Industry
Factories built by U.S companies in Mexico near the U.S borde…
A series of improvements in industrial technology that transf…
An industry in which the production of goods and services is…
An industry in which the final product weighs less or compris…
Maquiladora
Factories built by U.S companies in Mexico near the U.S borde…
Industrial Revolution
A series of improvements in industrial technology that transf…
43 terms
AP Human Geography 3A
Cultural adaption
cultural complex
cultural ecology
cultural hearth
the process and time it takes a person to integrate into a ne…
a group of culture traits all interrelated and dominated by o…
the study of human adaptations to social and physical environ…
the culture's center of innovation... ex) 7 important ones- West…
Cultural adaption
the process and time it takes a person to integrate into a ne…
cultural complex
a group of culture traits all interrelated and dominated by o…
20 terms
AP Human Geography V
Green Revolution
Horticulture
Intensive subsistence farming
Long-lot survey
successful recent development of higher yield, faster growing…
art and science of growing fruits, plants, and ornamental flo…
extreme form of living off the land for what you need to surv…
system implemented in Quebec, Louisiana, Texas or areas of Fr…
Green Revolution
successful recent development of higher yield, faster growing…
Horticulture
art and science of growing fruits, plants, and ornamental flo…
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Governance- AP Human Geography
Local/Governance Governance
Municipalities
School Districts
Balance of Power
different government organizations have different levels of a…
a city or town that has corporate status and local government
a geographical unit for the local administration of schools
entities having approximately equal strength
Local/Governance Governance
different government organizations have different levels of a…
Municipalities
a city or town that has corporate status and local government
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AP Human Geography Unit 7
Concentric Zone Model
CBD (Central Business District)
Central-Place Theory
Commuter Zone
a model of the internal structure of cities in which social g…
The downtown or nucleus of a city where retail stores, office…
A theory that explains the distribution of services, based on…
The outer most zone of the concentric zone model that represe…
Concentric Zone Model
a model of the internal structure of cities in which social g…
CBD (Central Business District)
The downtown or nucleus of a city where retail stores, office…
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AP Human Geography
Ernest Burgess, 1920. Rural land use
Walter Christaller, 1896-1969. Rural /…
Warren Thompson
Von Thunen
Concentric Zone Model* Grows out from 5 zones. 1.CBD. 2. Tran…
Central Place Theory* Urban Hierarchy, Range, Threshold, Low…
Demographic Transition Model*
Agricultural Theory* (Concentric Circles- 1. City center. 2.…
Ernest Burgess, 1920. Rural land use
Concentric Zone Model* Grows out from 5 zones. 1.CBD. 2. Tran…
Walter Christaller, 1896-1969. Rural /…
Central Place Theory* Urban Hierarchy, Range, Threshold, Low…
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AP Human Geography
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
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AP Human Geography Rubenstein: Chapter 6 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 with a relatively concentrated spatial distributio…
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…
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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…
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
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Chapter 13 - AP Human Geography
Annexation
Census Tract
Central Business District (CBD)
City
Legally adding land area to a city in the United States.
An area delineated by the U.S. Bureau of the Census for which…
The area of a city where retail and office space activities a…
An urban settlement that has been legally incorporated into a…
Annexation
Legally adding land area to a city in the United States.
Census Tract
An area delineated by the U.S. Bureau of the Census for which…
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AP Human Geography
creole/creolized language
dialect
extinct language
isogloss
A language that results from the mixing of a colonizer's lang…
A regional variety of language distinguished by vocabulary, s…
A language that was once used by people in daily activities b…
A boundary that separates regions in which different language…
creole/creolized language
A language that results from the mixing of a colonizer's lang…
dialect
A regional variety of language distinguished by vocabulary, s…
33 terms
AP human geography agriculture
Adaptive Strategies
Agrarian
Agribusiness
Agricultural Industrialization
A group's system of economic production, depends on the relat…
Rural/farm lifestyle
Commercial agriculture characterized by integration of differ…
process whereby the farm has moved from being the centerpiece…
Adaptive Strategies
A group's system of economic production, depends on the relat…
Agrarian
Rural/farm lifestyle
22 terms
AP Human Geography - Rivers
Amazon River
Missouri River
Euphrates River
Ganges River
Amazon River
Missouri River
66 terms
Ap human geography vocab
Formal region
Functional/nodal region
Perceptual region
Direction: absolute
One or more common characteristic, and defined formally by go…
Consists of a central place and the surrounding areas that de…
arguable based on perspective.
Expressed in pairing of longitude and latitude ( 44.4429*N123…
Formal region
One or more common characteristic, and defined formally by go…
Functional/nodal region
Consists of a central place and the surrounding areas that de…
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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
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AP Human Geography - miscellaneous terms
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 Models
Demographic Transition Model (DTM)
Epidemiologic Transition Model
Gravity Model of Spatial Interaction
Zelinsky Model of Migration Transition
In the four stages of transition from an agricultural subsist…
Disease vulnerability shifts in patterns similar to the DTM.…
When applied to migration, larger places attract more migrant…
Migration trends follow demographic transition stages. People…
Demographic Transition Model (DTM)
In the four stages of transition from an agricultural subsist…
Epidemiologic Transition Model
Disease vulnerability shifts in patterns similar to the DTM.…
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AP Human Geography Midterm
Demography is
Arithmetic density is
the part of Earth's surface that is ph…
the four major populations clusters in…
study of population characteristics, translations, and projec…
number of people per area
ecumene
1. East Asia... 2. South Asia... 3. Southeast Asia... 4. Europe... Others…
Demography is
study of population characteristics, translations, and projec…
Arithmetic density is
number of people per area
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AP Human Geography 6
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…
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AP Human Geography: Migration
Activity Space
Asylum Seeker
Brain Drain
Chain Migration
The space within which daily life occurs.
Someone who has migrated to another country in the hope of be…
Large scale emigration by talented people.
Migration of people to a specific location because relatives…
Activity Space
The space within which daily life occurs.
Asylum Seeker
Someone who has migrated to another country in the hope of be…
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AP Human Geography Agriculture
Appellation
Alternative Energy Crops
Animal Husbandry
Brahman Cattle
A name, title, or designation; the act of naming.
i.e. when corn is used as a substitute for fuel in the form o…
An agricultural activity associated with the raising of domes…
Originated from Bos Indies, cattle originally brought from In…
Appellation
A name, title, or designation; the act of naming.
Alternative Energy Crops
i.e. when corn is used as a substitute for fuel in the form o…
37 terms
AP Human Geography
Alliance
Attribute
Defect
Disperse
...
abandon one's country or cause in favor of an opposing one
distribute or spread over a wide area.
Alliance
Attribute
...
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AP Human Geography: Geographers
Norman Bourlag
Esther Boserup
Ernest Burgess
Christaller
green revolution
population and economic growth theory
concentric zone model of urban growth
central place theory of urban/services development
Norman Bourlag
green revolution
Esther Boserup
population and economic growth theory
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AP Human Geography Maps
Robinson
Miller Cylindrical
Goodies interrupted homolosine project…
Choropleth Map
resembles mollweide except the polar regions flatter and stre…
useful for showing entire Earth in simple regular form, Polar…
Small scale world thematic reference
tells a story about a degree of an attribute and the pattern…
Robinson
resembles mollweide except the polar regions flatter and stre…
Miller Cylindrical
useful for showing entire Earth in simple regular form, Polar…
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AP Human Geography 3
migration
Emigration
Immigration
Net Migration
a permanent move to a new location
migration from a location
migration to a location
the difference between the number of immigrants & the number…
migration
a permanent move to a new location
Emigration
migration from a location
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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.
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AP Human Geography: Population
Doubling Time
Demography
Total Fertility Rate
Infant Mortality Rate
The Time it will take for a population to double in amount. T…
The Study of the human Population and how it can change due t…
Is a measure of the average number of children born to a wome…
The Number of Children's' deaths per 1000 lives or the percen…
Doubling Time
The Time it will take for a population to double in amount. T…
Demography
The Study of the human Population and how it can change due t…
43 terms
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
226 terms
AP Human Geography
Annexation
Apartheid
Autocracy
Balkanization
When a country or territory is taken into the domain of a sta…
A former social system in South Africa in which black people…
A form of government in which a country is ruled by a person…
When a country or region breaks down into smaller, often host…
Annexation
When a country or territory is taken into the domain of a sta…
Apartheid
A former social system in South Africa in which black people…
35 terms
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…
51 terms
AP Human Geography: Urbanization
Agglomeration
Barriadas
Bid-Rent Theory
Blockbusting
Grouping together of many firms from the same industry in a s…
Squatter settlements found in the periphery of Latin American…
How the price and demand on real estate changes as the distan…
A process by which real estate agents convince white property…
Agglomeration
Grouping together of many firms from the same industry in a s…
Barriadas
Squatter settlements found in the periphery of Latin American…
51 terms
AP Human Geography 3
Laws of migration
Gravity Model
Push factors
Pull factors
1885; Ernst Ravenstein (studied internal migration in England)
(Ravenstein) Predicts that the optimal location of a service…
incentives for people to leave a place (e.g., harsh climate,…
attractions that draw migrants to a place (pleasant climate,…
Laws of migration
1885; Ernst Ravenstein (studied internal migration in England)
Gravity Model
(Ravenstein) Predicts that the optimal location of a service…
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
21 terms
Ap Human Geography Ethnicity
Apartheid
Balkanization
Balkanized
Blockbusting
A South African policy of complete legal separation of the ra…
Process by which a state breaks down through conflicts among…
A small geographic area that could not successfully be organi…
A process by which real estate agents convince white property…
Apartheid
A South African policy of complete legal separation of the ra…
Balkanization
Process by which a state breaks down through conflicts among…
202 terms
AP Human Geography - The Grand Review
5 Themes of Geography
Accesibility
Base Line
Cartography
1. Movement - movement of people, goods and ideas... 2. Region -…
The ease of reaching one location from another.... Example: how…
An east-west line designated under the Land Ordinance of 1785…
The science of making maps
5 Themes of Geography
1. Movement - movement of people, goods and ideas... 2. Region -…
Accesibility
The ease of reaching one location from another.... Example: how…
Ap human geography ethnicity
Barrio
Favelas
Cultural adaptation
Cultural shatter belt
spanish word for neighborhood.
ghettos surrounding a larger city that are charcterized by po…
new people adapt to the culture of the previously existing pe…
areas where diverse languages are spoken
Barrio
spanish word for neighborhood.
Favelas
ghettos surrounding a larger city that are charcterized by po…
52 terms
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
58 terms
AP Human Geography
Large Scale (on a map)
Latitude
Longitude
ethnocentric
Anything but world map EX city map state map ... More details wi…
Lines that run horizontal Measures north(90) and south (90) T…
Lines that run vertical Measure east(180) and west(180)
looking at other countries only using you own perspective
Large Scale (on a map)
Anything but world map EX city map state map ... More details wi…
Latitude
Lines that run horizontal Measures north(90) and south (90) T…
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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
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
31 terms
Ap human geography
Human Geography
Physical Geography
map
place
the study of where and why human activities are located where…
studies where and why natural forces occur as they do
two dimensional or flat scale model of earths surface
a specific point on earth distinguished by a particular chara…
Human Geography
the study of where and why human activities are located where…
Physical Geography
studies where and why natural forces occur as they do
12 terms
Additional AP Human Geography
GPS
NTMs
GNIS
maquiladoras
Global Positioning Satellite - 24 (originally) satellites tra…
Notice to Mariners (sea charts)
Geographic Names Information System (GNIS) is a database that…
country A sends raw materials to country B without tariffs or…
GPS
Global Positioning Satellite - 24 (originally) satellites tra…
NTMs
Notice to Mariners (sea charts)
21 terms
AP human geography industry unit
foundry
fordist
gravity model
hamlet
a workshop or factory for casting metal
a highly organized and specialized systems for organizing ind…
A model that holds that the potential use of a service at a p…
a small village
foundry
a workshop or factory for casting metal
fordist
a highly organized and specialized systems for organizing ind…
20 terms
AP Human Geography Models
Concentric Zone Model
They created the Concentric Zone Model
Concentric Zone Model
Problems with Concentric Zone Model
A model on the internal structure of cities in which social g…
E.W. Burgess, Robert Park, and Roderick McKenzie
Burgess Model, The Bull's Eye Model, Concentric Ring Model, C…
-Does not work well outside the U.S.... -Does not work well beca…
Concentric Zone Model
A model on the internal structure of cities in which social g…
They created the Concentric Zone Model
E.W. Burgess, Robert Park, and Roderick McKenzie
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