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geography chapter 12
land use conflect
biodiversity
carbon oxygen cycle
deforestation
arguments about the best ways of land use
the variety of plants and animals in one area
the process by which carbon and oxygen cycle among plants
removing or clearing away the trees
land use conflect
arguments about the best ways of land use
biodiversity
the variety of plants and animals in one area
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Chapter 12 geography
Biodiversity
Carbon-oxygen cycle
deforestation
sustainable development
The variety of plants and animals in one area
The process by which carbon and oxygen cycle among plants, an…
removing or clearing away the trees from a forest
using resources in ways the needs of people today without hur…
Biodiversity
The variety of plants and animals in one area
Carbon-oxygen cycle
The process by which carbon and oxygen cycle among plants, an…
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Geography chapter 12
Biodiversity
Carbon-Oxygen cycle
Deforestation
Sustainable development
The variety of plants and animals living in one area.
The process by which carbon and oxygen cycle among plants, pe…
removing or clearing away the tress from a forest.
Using resources in ways that meet the needs of people today w…
Biodiversity
The variety of plants and animals living in one area.
Carbon-Oxygen cycle
The process by which carbon and oxygen cycle among plants, pe…
geography chapter 12
blodiversity
carbon oxygen cycle
deforestation
sustainable development
the variety of plants and animals living in one area. the ter…
the process by which carbon and oxygen cycle among plants, pe…
removing or clearing away the tress from a forest. Deforestat…
using resources in ways that meet the needs of people today w…
blodiversity
the variety of plants and animals living in one area. the ter…
carbon oxygen cycle
the process by which carbon and oxygen cycle among plants, pe…
Geography Chapter 12
Biodiversity
Carbon-Oxygen Cycle
Deforestation
Sustainable Development
The variety of plants and animals living in one area. The ter…
The process by which carbon and oxygen cycle among plants, pe…
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. The ter…
Carbon-Oxygen Cycle
The process by which carbon and oxygen cycle among plants, pe…
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Glencoe World Geography, Chapter 12
multicultural
refugee
city-state
feudalism
having elements that come from more than one culture
person who must leave his or her home and flee elsewhere for…
in ancient Greece, independent community consisting of a city…
in medieval Europe and Japan, the system of government in whi…
multicultural
having elements that come from more than one culture
refugee
person who must leave his or her home and flee elsewhere for…
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AP 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…
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Geography Alive Chapter 12 Vocabulary
tropical rainforest
land use conflict
ecosystem
forest floor
a broadleaf evergreen forest found in wet and hot regions nea…
disagreement over how to use a particular area of land
a community of all the living things in an area and the envir…
the bottom layer, or ground, of a forest
tropical rainforest
a broadleaf evergreen forest found in wet and hot regions nea…
land use conflict
disagreement over how to use a particular area of land
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KAMIN APHG Chapter 12 (Urban Geography)
CBD (Central Business District
bid rent theory
European cities (characteristics of)
colonial city
The area of a city where retail and office activities are clu…
The idea that the price of land increases closer to CBD becau…
Inherited narrow, chaotic (non-grid) streets, lower skyline,…
Cities in Africa, Asia, and Latin America established by colo…
CBD (Central Business District
The area of a city where retail and office activities are clu…
bid rent theory
The idea that the price of land increases closer to CBD becau…
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Geography Chapter 12
Passport
Open border
Controlled border
Alliance
an official document issued by the national government of a c…
allows people to move freely from one nation to another with…
a country places significant restrictions (limits on what a n…
a formal agreement between two or more countries, in which th…
Passport
an official document issued by the national government of a c…
Open border
allows people to move freely from one nation to another with…
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Chapter 12 Geography Voc.
Mediterranean Sea
Pyrenees
Apennines
Alps
All of Southern Europe have long coastlines along this sea.
The mountains that act as a boundary between Spain and France…
One of the two major mountain ranges in Italy that runs along…
One of the two major mountain ranges in Italy that are in the…
Mediterranean Sea
All of Southern Europe have long coastlines along this sea.
Pyrenees
The mountains that act as a boundary between Spain and France…
Chapter 12 Africa Geography
around A.D. 350 the Kingdom of Aksum (…
Great Zimbabwe
Masai Nomads
Masai was a group of East African to b…
Nations because of the spread of islam
the ruin gigantic Stone structure built by the Shona
who once lived in all of Kenya and about half of Tanzania
with each other over water rights in the 18 hundreds
around A.D. 350 the Kingdom of Aksum (…
Nations because of the spread of islam
Great Zimbabwe
the ruin gigantic Stone structure built by the Shona
World geography Chapter 12
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 contacin mesas and…
Central plateau of Spain
the uplands of France, which account for about 1/6 of French…
Fjord
Steep U Shaped valleys that connect to the sea and that fille…
Uplands
Hills or very low mountains that may also contacin mesas and…
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Cultural Geography Chapter 12 (South America)
zambos
mestizos
mulattoes
Amerindian
People of mixed Native American and African descent.
A person of mixed Native American and European ancestry
People of African and European descent
general term for indigenous people of North America
zambos
People of mixed Native American and African descent.
mestizos
A person of mixed Native American and European ancestry
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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…
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AP Human Geography Chapter 12
Commodification
Industrial Revolution
Location Theory
Variable Costs
The process through which something is given monetary value;…
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
Commodification
The process through which something is given monetary value;…
Industrial Revolution
social and economic changes in agriculture, commerce, and man…
Geography Chapter 12
basic industries
business services
central place
central place theory
industries that sell products or services outside the settlem…
services that primarily meet needs of businesses
market center for exchange of services by people attracted fr…
theory that explains distribution of services based on that s…
basic industries
industries that sell products or services outside the settlem…
business services
services that primarily meet needs of businesses
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Geography 104: Chapter 12
Seismic Waves
Inner Core
Liquid Outer Core
Mantel
Vibrations that travel through the Earth when stress is relea…
The inner part of the Earth's Crust. This part is about 1220…
The outer part of the Earth's core. This part is about 2250 k…
The layer of the Earth's interior that lies between the liqui…
Seismic Waves
Vibrations that travel through the Earth when stress is relea…
Inner Core
The inner part of the Earth's Crust. This part is about 1220…
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Cultural Geography chapter 12 terms
zambos
Creole
Llanos
piranha
mixed black and Amerindians
a language that mixes French and African words and is spoken…
broad grassy plains; they cover 60% of Columbia and 30% of Ve…
flesh-eating fish
zambos
mixed black and Amerindians
Creole
a language that mixes French and African words and is spoken…
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World geography Europe Chapter 12 and 13
fjord
uplands
meseta
massif central
Narrow deep inlets of the sea set between high rocky cliffs
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 1/6 of French…
fjord
Narrow deep inlets of the sea set between high rocky cliffs
uplands
a hill or very low mountain that may also contain mesas and h…
20 terms
Geography Alive! Chapter 12
TROPICAL RAINFOREST
INDIGENOUS PEOPLE
LAND USE CONFLICT
BIODIVERSITY
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 variety of plants and animals living in one area.
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…
World geography Chapter 12
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 contacin mesas and…
Central plateau of Spain
the uplands of France, which account for about 1/6 of French…
Fjord
Steep U Shaped valleys that connect to the sea and that fille…
Uplands
Hills or very low mountains that may also contacin mesas and…
Geography Chapter 12
Ecology
Troposphere
Hydrosphere
Lithosphere
The scientific study of how living creatures affect each othe…
The atmospheric layer closest to the earth, extending about 1…
All water at or near the earth's surface that is not chemical…
The outermost layer of the earth, composed of the crust and u…
Ecology
The scientific study of how living creatures affect each othe…
Troposphere
The atmospheric layer closest to the earth, extending about 1…
World Geography Chapter 12
escarpment
sertao
favelas
Capital of Brazil
a steep cliff between two level areas at different heights
interior plateau
slum commmunities
Brasilia
escarpment
a steep cliff between two level areas at different heights
sertao
interior plateau
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…
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…
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…
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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…
20 terms
Chapter 12 - AP Human Geography
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.
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Geography chapter 12
Shatterbelt
Baltic states
Vistula River
Lech Walesa
Eastern Europe because of its size shape and number of countr…
Poland Lithuania Lavita and Estonia are these
Warsaw lies on this in the central plains
1980's, head of the Union demanded changes help bring the end…
Shatterbelt
Eastern Europe because of its size shape and number of countr…
Baltic states
Poland Lithuania Lavita and Estonia are these
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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…
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.
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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…
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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…
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…
Introduction to Geography Chapter 12
biomass fuel
conservation
desertification
energy
any organic material produced by plants, animals, or microorg…
careful use of resources so that future generations can obtai…
the expansion or intensification of areas of degraded or dest…
the ability to do work
biomass fuel
any organic material produced by plants, animals, or microorg…
conservation
careful use of resources so that future generations can obtai…
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.
Chapter 12 Geography
massif
tungsten
city-states
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…
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
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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
Chapter 12 Vocabulary~Geography
Massifs
Tungsten
City-states
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…
Massifs
A body of mountain ranges formed by fault-line activity
Tungsten
An extremely rare heavy-metal element essential in high-tech…
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
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)
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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
13 terms
chapter 12 geography
ecotourism
biodiversity
carbon-oxygen cycle
sustainable development
People traveling to special ecosystems
variety of living things in one area or on earth
trees consume CO2 and release oxygen; humans breath oxygen an…
finding ways to use resources without using them up or causin…
ecotourism
People traveling to special ecosystems
biodiversity
variety of living things in one area or on earth
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…
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
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…
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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
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
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