How can we help?

You can also find more resources in our Help Center.

Study sets matching "geography chapter 12"

Study sets
Classes
Users

Study sets matching "geography chapter 12"

24 terms
Hogan World Geography chapter 12
Ethnic group
Ethnic cleansing
Refugee
Urbanization
people of the same race or nationality who share a distinctiv…
the elimination of an unwanted ethnic group or groups from a…
A person who has to leave his or her country to find safety.
Movement of people from rural areas to cities
Ethnic group
people of the same race or nationality who share a distinctiv…
Ethnic cleansing
the elimination of an unwanted ethnic group or groups from a…
22 terms
human geography chapter 12
basic industries
business services
central business district
central place
Industries that sell their products or services primarily to…
Services that primarily meet the needs of other businesses, i…
The area of the city where retail and office activities are c…
-Central Place:Market center where goods and services are exc…
basic industries
Industries that sell their products or services primarily to…
business services
Services that primarily meet the needs of other businesses, i…
6 terms
Geography: Chapter 12
Massif
Tungsten
City-state
Renaissance
-body of mountain ranges formed by fault-line activity
-extremely rare heavy-metal element essential in high-tech in…
-independently governed community consisting of a city and su…
-rebirth... -period in European civilization characterized by a…
Massif
-body of mountain ranges formed by fault-line activity
Tungsten
-extremely rare heavy-metal element essential in high-tech in…
16 terms
Geography Alive! Chapter 12
TROPICAL RAINFOREST
INDIGENOUS PEOPLE
LAND USE CONFLICT
FOREST FLOOR
a broadleaf evergreen forest found in wet and hot regions nea…
natives of an area who have been conquered or dominated by ot…
arguments about the best ways to use the Amazon Rainforest's…
the bottom layer (ground) of a forest.
TROPICAL RAINFOREST
a broadleaf evergreen forest found in wet and hot regions nea…
INDIGENOUS PEOPLE
natives of an area who have been conquered or dominated by ot…
12 terms
Geography chapter 12 Canada
Rocky Mountains
St. Lawrence River
Niagara Falls
Canadian Shield
Extend north in to western Canada from western US
Important waterway linking the Great Lakes with Atlantic Ocea…
Waterfall shared by both countries
Region of rocky uplands, lakes and swamps, covers about half…
Rocky Mountains
Extend north in to western Canada from western US
St. Lawrence River
Important waterway linking the Great Lakes with Atlantic Ocea…
26 terms
AP Human Geography Chapter 12 Vocab
Basic Industries
Business Services
Central Business District (CBD)
Central Place
Industries that sell their products or services primarily to…
Services that primarily meet the needs of other businesses.
The area of the city where retail and office activities are c…
A market center for the exchange of services by people attrac…
Basic Industries
Industries that sell their products or services primarily to…
Business Services
Services that primarily meet the needs of other businesses.
48 terms
Prentice Hall World Geography Judah 7th Grade Chapter 12-13
escarpment
serato
favelas
gasohol
a steep cliff that seperates two level areas of different ele…
an interior plateau in Brazil with poor soil and uncertain ra…
a slum community in a Brazialian city
a fuel mixture of gasonline and ethanol
escarpment
a steep cliff that seperates two level areas of different ele…
serato
an interior plateau in Brazil with poor soil and uncertain ra…
28 terms
Chapter 12: The Geography of Natural Resources
biomass fuel
conservation
desertification
energy
plant material, manure, or any other organic matter that is u…
the wise use or preservation of natural resources so as to ma…
the conversion of arid and semi arid lands into deserts as a…
the ability to do work
biomass fuel
plant material, manure, or any other organic matter that is u…
conservation
the wise use or preservation of natural resources so as to ma…
22 terms
human geography chapter 12
basic industries
business services
central business district
central place
Industries that sell their products or services primarily to…
Services that primarily meet the needs of other businesses, i…
The area of the city where retail and office activities are c…
-Central Place:Market center where goods and services are exc…
basic industries
Industries that sell their products or services primarily to…
business services
Services that primarily meet the needs of other businesses, i…
22 terms
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.
5 terms
Chapter 12 Geography vocab
Latifundia
Coup
Manioc
Minifundia
Large estates in South America
A change of government caused by a group taking control by fo…
Tropical plant with starchy roots
Small South American farms created when large colonial estate…
Latifundia
Large estates in South America
Coup
A change of government caused by a group taking control by fo…
86 terms
Geography Chapter 12
South Asia
The Subcontinent
British
physical setting
region described by extreme poverty as well as booming high t…
nickname for South Asia
South Asia has ______ colonial history
includes crashing crustal plates (Himalayan mountains) and th…
South Asia
region described by extreme poverty as well as booming high t…
The Subcontinent
nickname for South Asia
40 terms
CHAPTER 12 GEOGRAPHY
THE SHIPBUILDERS OF POLAND FORMED A LA…
WHAT DID THE SOVIETS INVEST TIME AND M…
WHO HAS THE STRONGEST ECONOMY IN EASTE…
WHAT CITY WAS ONCE TWO SEPERATE CITIES…
SOLIDARITY
THE INFRASTRUCTURE OF THE BALTIC STATES
THE CZECH REPUBLIC
BUDAPEST (HUNGARY)
THE SHIPBUILDERS OF POLAND FORMED A LA…
SOLIDARITY
WHAT DID THE SOVIETS INVEST TIME AND M…
THE INFRASTRUCTURE OF THE BALTIC STATES
11 terms
chapter 12 geography
amazonians
Atacama desert
biodiversity
Broadleaf evergreen forest
Amazonian ontology
a desert located in northern Chile near the border with Peru
The amount of biological or living diversity per unit area. I…
What is the most common vegetation in Monsoon Asia
amazonians
Amazonian ontology
Atacama desert
a desert located in northern Chile near the border with Peru
52 terms
Chapter 12 Old World History and Geography
Gladiator
Colosseum
Martyrs
Catacombs
armed man trained to fight and kill other men for sport
huge outdoor arena in Rome
Christians who willingly give up their lives rather than deny…
underground chambers used as cemeteries
Gladiator
armed man trained to fight and kill other men for sport
Colosseum
huge outdoor arena in Rome
43 terms
AP Human Geography Chapter 12
Industrial Revolution
Location Theory
Variable Costs
Friction of Distance
social and economic changes in agriculture, commerce, and man…
logical attempt to explain the locational pattern of an econo…
costs that change directly with the amount of production
increase in time and cost that usually comes with increasing…
Industrial Revolution
social and economic changes in agriculture, commerce, and man…
Location Theory
logical attempt to explain the locational pattern of an econo…
Human Geography Chapter 12
Industrial Revolution
globalization
Fordist
vertical integration
The term applied to the social and economic changes in agricu…
The expansion of economic, political, and cultural processes…
A highly organized and specialized system for organizing indu…
Ownership by the same firm of a number of companies that exis…
Industrial Revolution
The term applied to the social and economic changes in agricu…
globalization
The expansion of economic, political, and cultural processes…
8 terms
Geography Chapter 12 Vocab
Escarpment
Favelas
Brasilia
Gasohol
A steep cliff between two level areas at different heights
Slum communities
Brazil's capital
A mixture of gasoline and ethanol
Escarpment
A steep cliff between two level areas at different heights
Favelas
Slum communities
14 terms
Chapter 12 geography vocabulary
Massif central
Peat
Uplands
Fjord
a great plateau and the chief water divide of France, in the…
a brown, soil-like material characteristic of boggy, acid gro…
land elevated above other land.
a long, narrow, deep inlet of the sea between high cliffs, as…
Massif central
a great plateau and the chief water divide of France, in the…
Peat
a brown, soil-like material characteristic of boggy, acid gro…
14 terms
Geography Chapter 12: City Spaces, Urban Structure
The Concentric Zone Model (Burgess 192…
The Sector Model (Hoyt 1933)
The Multiple Nuclei Model (Harris and…
Problems of Central Cities in North Am…
-concentric zones... -expansion (processes of physical growth, b…
-sprawl... suburbs are up and central cities are down... -Fiscal Sq…
The Concentric Zone Model (Burgess 192…
-concentric zones... -expansion (processes of physical growth, b…
The Sector Model (Hoyt 1933)
18 terms
Chapter 12 Geography review
Northern peninsula
Iberian
Italian
Balkan
Scandianian is located im northern europe
Home to spain and portigal
Home to italy
adriatic mediterrian and aegean sea
Northern peninsula
Scandianian is located im northern europe
Iberian
Home to spain and portigal
14 terms
Chapter 12 geography vocabulary
fjord
uplands
meseta
Massif Central
steep U shaped valleys that connect the sea and that filled w…
hills or very low mountains that may also contain mesas and h…
central plateau of Spain
Uplands. 1/6 of French lands part of this
fjord
steep U shaped valleys that connect the sea and that filled w…
uplands
hills or very low mountains that may also contain mesas and h…
23 terms
Geography Chapter 12
Immigrant
Refugee
Middle Ages
Feudalism
People who move from one country to another
Power who flee to another country for safety
A.D. 500-1500... Known as the period between ancient and modern…
A system in which monarchs or lords gave land to nobles in re…
Immigrant
People who move from one country to another
Refugee
Power who flee to another country for safety
18 terms
Geography Vocab. Chapter 12
landlocked
steppe
irrigate
overgrazing
means that there is no water around that piece of land
a large area of unforested grassland/flatland
to supply water
so much grazing that you kill the plants/plant life
landlocked
means that there is no water around that piece of land
steppe
a large area of unforested grassland/flatland
39 terms
Geography Chapter 12
fluvial processes
stream load
3 zones of stream load
zone of erosion
stream transportation
dissolved load... suspended load---largest portion... bed load
zone of erosion... zone of sediment... zone of depostion
material is removed
fluvial processes
stream transportation
stream load
dissolved load... suspended load---largest portion... bed load
24 terms
geography chapter 12
Biodiversity
carbon- oxygen cycle
deforestation
sustainable development
the variety of plants and animals living in one area, or on E…
the process of by which carbon and oxygen cycle among plants,…
removing or clearing away the trees from a forest. Deforestat…
using resources in ways that meet the needs of people today w…
Biodiversity
the variety of plants and animals living in one area, or on E…
carbon- oxygen cycle
the process of by which carbon and oxygen cycle among plants,…
20 terms
Geography Chapter 12
Basic Business
Business service
Central Place
Central Place Theory
A business that sells it products or services primarily to co…
A service that primarily meets the needs of other businesses,…
A market center for the exchange of services by people attrac…
A theory that explains the distribution of other businesses b…
Basic Business
A business that sells it products or services primarily to co…
Business service
A service that primarily meets the needs of other businesses,…
15 terms
Geography Chapter 12 Vocab
Industrial capitalism
European Union
Middle Ages
Enlightenment
an economic system in which business leaders use profits to e…
An organization whose goal is to unite Europe so that goods,…
the period of European history from about AD 500-1500
a movement during the 1700s that emphasized the importance of…
Industrial capitalism
an economic system in which business leaders use profits to e…
European Union
An organization whose goal is to unite Europe so that goods,…
25 terms
Chapter 12 World Geography (Newman, Busch, Jackson)
Fjord
Uplands
Meseta
Massif Central
Steep U Shaped valleys that connect to the sea and that fille…
Hills or very low mountains that may also contain mesas and h…
Central plateau of Spain
French uplands
Fjord
Steep U Shaped valleys that connect to the sea and that fille…
Uplands
Hills or very low mountains that may also contain mesas and h…
12 terms
Geography vocab Chapter 12
Peat
Bog
Geyser
Fjord
decomposed organic material that can be used for fuel and mulch
low, swampy area
A fountain of water and steam that erupts from the ground
Steep-sided valley that is an inlet of the sea
Peat
decomposed organic material that can be used for fuel and mulch
Bog
low, swampy area
22 terms
Chapter 12 Human Geography-Services
Basic Industries
Business Services
Central Place
Central Place Theory
Definition: Industries that sell their products or services p…
Definition: Services that primarily meet the needs of other b…
Definition: A market center for the exchange of services by p…
Definition: A theory that explains the distribution of servic…
Basic Industries
Definition: Industries that sell their products or services p…
Business Services
Definition: Services that primarily meet the needs of other b…
24 terms
Geography Chapter 12
United Kingdom
Refugees
Scandinavians
Ireland's economic issues
Ethnically diverse and densely populated
People who fled their countries and settled in Great Britain…
Swedes, Norwegians, and danes
Caused depression and famine in the 1840s prompted 1.6 millio…
United Kingdom
Ethnically diverse and densely populated
Refugees
People who fled their countries and settled in Great Britain…
10 terms
Geography- chapter 12
Ethnic cleansing
Middle Ages
Renaissance
Industrial capitalism
A policy that allows one group to expel a rival group from a…
The period between ancient and modern times
A 300-year period of discovery and learning
A system in which business leaders expand their companies wit…
Ethnic cleansing
A policy that allows one group to expel a rival group from a…
Middle Ages
The period between ancient and modern times
75 terms
Geography Chapter 12 - Ocean and Coastal Processes
Pacific Ocean
Ocean Basins from Largest to Smallest
Ocean
Sea
-Largest world's ocean basins covers 59 million square miles…
-Pacific... -Atlantic... -Indian... -Southern Ocean... -Arctic Ocean
Bodies of salt water that surround the earth's major land mas…
Smaller division of an ocean that is partially or largely enc…
Pacific Ocean
-Largest world's ocean basins covers 59 million square miles…
Ocean Basins from Largest to Smallest
-Pacific... -Atlantic... -Indian... -Southern Ocean... -Arctic Ocean
11 terms
Geography Chapter 12
tepuis
tree line
tar sands
latifundia
edged by high cliffs
line of elevation above which trees do not grow
rock or sand layers that contain oil
large estates
tepuis
edged by high cliffs
tree line
line of elevation above which trees do not grow
16 terms
Geography Alive! Chapter 12
TROPICAL RAINFOREST
INDIGENOUS PEOPLE
LAND USE CONFLICT
FOREST FLOOR
a broadleaf evergreen forest found in wet and hot regions nea…
natives of an area who have been conquered or dominated by ot…
arguments about the best ways to use the land.
the bottom layer (ground) of a forest.
TROPICAL RAINFOREST
a broadleaf evergreen forest found in wet and hot regions nea…
INDIGENOUS PEOPLE
natives of an area who have been conquered or dominated by ot…
37 terms
Geography Chapter 12
rainforest
MTS
desert
river
amazon
andes
atacoma
amazon
rainforest
amazon
MTS
andes
13 terms
Geography Chapter 12 Vocabulary
Mediterranean Sea
Pyrenees
Apennines
Alps
Most countries live on the coast of this.
a peninsula that forms a boundary between Spain and France.
a mountain range that runs along the peninsula.
Europe's highest mountains
Mediterranean Sea
Most countries live on the coast of this.
Pyrenees
a peninsula that forms a boundary between Spain and France.
14 terms
Chapter 12 Geography Terms
Fjord
Upland
Mesata
Massif Central
Long, narrow, deep inlet of the sea between steep slopes
A hill or very low mountain that may also contain mesas and h…
The central plateau of Spain
The uplands of France, which account for about one sixth of F…
Fjord
Long, narrow, deep inlet of the sea between steep slopes
Upland
A hill or very low mountain that may also contain mesas and h…
33 terms
Geography Alive! Chapter 12
TROPICAL RAINFOREST
INDIGENOUS PEOPLE
LAND USE CONFLICT
FOREST FLOOR
a broadleaf evergreen forest found in wet and hot regions nea…
natives of an area who have been conquered or dominated by ot…
arguments about the best ways to use the Amazon Rainforest's…
the bottom layer (ground) of a forest.
TROPICAL RAINFOREST
a broadleaf evergreen forest found in wet and hot regions nea…
INDIGENOUS PEOPLE
natives of an area who have been conquered or dominated by ot…
24 terms
Geography Chapter 12
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 in…
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 in…
14 terms
Geography Chapter 12
fjord
uplands
meseta
massif central
a long, narrow, deep inlet of the sea between steep slopes
a hill or very low mountain that may also contain mesas and h…
the central plateau of Spain
the uplands of France, which account for about one-sixth of f…
fjord
a long, narrow, deep inlet of the sea between steep slopes
uplands
a hill or very low mountain that may also contain mesas and h…
64 terms
Geography chapter 12 terms
Humidity
Mixing ratio
Saturation mixing ratio
Saturation
The fact that the atmosphere can contain water vapor
The mass of a specific gas component relative to the mass of…
Mass of water vapor that can be held in a kilogram of dry air…
The condition where any addition of water vapor to a mass of…
Humidity
The fact that the atmosphere can contain water vapor
Mixing ratio
The mass of a specific gas component relative to the mass of…
30 terms
2015 World Geography Chapter 12 Study Guide "Physical Geography of Europe"
The biomes widespread across Europe are:
The boot-shaped European peninsula tha…
Characteristics of Marine West Coast C…
What would the Dutch call a dam or a l…
(1) Boreal Forest, (2) Mixed Temperate Forest, and (3) Medite…
Italian Peninsula
(1) Rainy, (2) Days are generally cloudy and overcast, and (3…
a dike
The biomes widespread across Europe are:
(1) Boreal Forest, (2) Mixed Temperate Forest, and (3) Medite…
The boot-shaped European peninsula tha…
Italian Peninsula
14 terms
Geography Chapter 12 Vocab
Fjord
Upland
Meseta
Massif Central
A long, narrow, deep inlet of the sea between steep slopes.
A hill or very low mountain that may also contain mesas and h…
The central plateau of Spain.
The uplands of France, which account for about one-sixth of F…
Fjord
A long, narrow, deep inlet of the sea between steep slopes.
Upland
A hill or very low mountain that may also contain mesas and h…
18 terms
Chapter 12 Vocab-Geography
Landlocked
Steppe
Irrigate
Overgrazing
Cut off from direct access to the ocean.
Vast area of grasslands.
To supply water to.
So much grazing that plants are killed.
Landlocked
Cut off from direct access to the ocean.
Steppe
Vast area of grasslands.
92 terms
Chapter 12 - Geography
Nonrenewable resources:
Which term refers to the ecological al…
Which of the following is not a techni…
Hydropower accounts for more than 75%…
cannot be regenerated by any natural processes within our lif…
desertification
removing native vegetation
United States
Nonrenewable resources:
cannot be regenerated by any natural processes within our lif…
Which term refers to the ecological al…
desertification
22 terms
Chapter 12 Geography 1st year SMGS
THE WATER CYCLE
Evaporation
condensation
Precipitation
...
The suns heat evaporates sea water and turns it into a gas ca…
The light water vapour rises, cools and condenses into tiny d…
Further cooling and condensation results in precipitation (ra…
THE WATER CYCLE
...
Evaporation
The suns heat evaporates sea water and turns it into a gas ca…
11 terms
World Geography Chapter 12 & 13 Vocababulary
Massif
Tungsten
City-State
Renaissance
a body of mountain ranges formed by fault-line activity.
an extremely rare heavy-metal element essential in high-tech…
an independently governed community consisting of a city and…
rebirth; the period in European civilization characterized by…
Massif
a body of mountain ranges formed by fault-line activity.
Tungsten
an extremely rare heavy-metal element essential in high-tech…
42 terms
AP Human Geography Chapter 12 - Industry and Services
Industrial Revolution
Development
Least Cost Theory (Weber's Model)
Friction of Distance
A series of technological improvements that occurred in the 1…
Technological or economical improvement
Attempts to explain the location of manufacturing plants in t…
The increase in time and cost that usually comes with increas…
Industrial Revolution
A series of technological improvements that occurred in the 1…
Development
Technological or economical improvement
2 of 10