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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
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
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,…
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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
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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,…
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,…
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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…
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…
chapter 12 voc geography
glaciation
fjord
tundra
scrubland
the process of becoming covered by glaciers
a narrow, U-shaped coastal valley with steep sides formed by…
a flat, treeless plain with permanently frozen ground
land that is dry and hot in the summer and cool and wet in th…
glaciation
the process of becoming covered by glaciers
fjord
a narrow, U-shaped coastal valley with steep sides formed by…
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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
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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…
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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
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
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
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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…
chapter 12 Geography Vocab
landlocked
estuary
selva
slash-and-burn agriculture
completely surrounding by land
the widening mouth of a river as it approaches the ocean ther…
a dense tropical rainforest in the amazon
the cutting and burning of a vegetation area to provide field…
landlocked
completely surrounding by land
estuary
the widening mouth of a river as it approaches the ocean ther…
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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.
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…
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…
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AP Human Geography Rubenstein Chapter 12 Vocabulary
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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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
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…
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…
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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.
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
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…
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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
Geography Alive Chapter 12 - Land Use Conflict in the Amazon Rainforest
biodiversity
carbon-oxygen cycle
deforestation
sustainable development
the variety of plants and animals living in one area - also,…
the process by which carbon and oxygen cycle among the plants…
removing or clearing away trees from a forest - often done to…
using resources in ways the meet the needs of people without…
biodiversity
the variety of plants and animals living in one area - also,…
carbon-oxygen cycle
the process by which carbon and oxygen cycle among the plants…
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…
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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…
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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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Chapter 12 Europe: Cultural Geography
Define: Ethnic Group
List: 4 factors that created Europe's…
Define: refugee
Describe the similarities among Europe…
groups of people with a shared ancestry, language, customs, a…
migration, cultural division, conflict, and changing borders
people who flee to a foreign country for safety.
Europeans value the importance of the past, the cultural achi…
Define: Ethnic Group
groups of people with a shared ancestry, language, customs, a…
List: 4 factors that created Europe's…
migration, cultural division, conflict, and changing borders
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Chapter 12 - The Geography of Mexico
Baja California
Gulf of Mexico
Gulf of California
Yucatan Peninsula
a peninsula that is part of northwestern Mexico. It is ... separ…
a gulf that is connected with the Atlantic Ocean and the... Cari…
an arm or the Pacific Ocean that separates ... Baja California f…
a peninsula that includes southeastern Mexico and... parts of Be…
Baja California
a peninsula that is part of northwestern Mexico. It is ... separ…
Gulf of Mexico
a gulf that is connected with the Atlantic Ocean and the... Cari…
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…
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World Geography-Europe-Chapter 12
fjords
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…
fjords
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…
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Human Geography- Industry (chapter 12)
What are the four main regions of indu…
Where and when did the Industrial Revo…
Why did industrialization occur in Gre…
What became the first steps toward mas…
Western Europe (GREAT BRITAIN)... Eastern Europe and Russia... Nort…
In Great Britain in the late 1700's
Flow of capital/people willing to invest... Second Agricultural…
Cottage industries: companies that were working out of house…
What are the four main regions of indu…
Western Europe (GREAT BRITAIN)... Eastern Europe and Russia... Nort…
Where and when did the Industrial Revo…
In Great Britain in the late 1700's
Chapter 12 geography
Consumer service
Business service
Public service
Retail- department stores ... Education-…
Is to provide services to individual consumers who desire the…
Is to facilitate the activities of other businesses
To provide security and protection for citizens and businesses
Consumer service types and examples?
Consumer service
Is to provide services to individual consumers who desire the…
Business service
Is to facilitate the activities of other businesses
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Geography Chapter 12 Vocabulary
Fjord
Uplands
Meseta
Massif Central
U shaped valleys that connect to the sea
Hills or very low mountains that may contain mesas and high p…
the central plateau of Spain
...
Fjord
U shaped valleys that connect to the sea
Uplands
Hills or very low mountains that may contain mesas and high p…
AP Human Geography Fellmann Chapter 12
antecedent boundary
artificial boundary
autonomous nationalism
centrifugal force
a boundary line established before the area in question is we…
(syn geometric boundary) a boundary without obvious physical…
movement by a dissident minority intent to achieve partial or…
1. economic and social forces pushing households and business…
antecedent boundary
a boundary line established before the area in question is we…
artificial boundary
(syn geometric boundary) a boundary without obvious physical…
AP Human Geography Chapter 12: Environment and Conservation
acid rain
air pollution
aquifer
cancer cluster
precipitation that has elevated levels of sulfuric or nitric…
the introduction of chemicals, biological matter, or *particu…
an underground area of permeable rock that can contain wate…
a statistically unusual concentration of cancer in a particul…
acid rain
precipitation that has elevated levels of sulfuric or nitric…
air pollution
the introduction of chemicals, biological matter, or *particu…
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 contain mesas and h…
Central plateau of Spain
Contains 1/6 of France
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…
World Geography - Chapter 12 - Mr. Davis - SHS
plantation
gasohol
deforestation
ecotourism
A large farm in tropical and subtropical climates that specia…
A mixture of gasoline and alcohol.
The removal of trees faster than forests can replace themselv…
A form of tertiary activity that supports the conservation an…
plantation
A large farm in tropical and subtropical climates that specia…
gasohol
A mixture of gasoline and alcohol.
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8th Grade Geography Chapter 12 Vocabulary
Mediterranean Sea
Pyrenees
Apennines
Alps
a sea located between Europe and Africa
A high mountain range between Spain and France
A major mountain system in the Italian Peninsula
A great mountain system in Central Europe
Mediterranean Sea
a sea located between Europe and Africa
Pyrenees
A high mountain range between Spain and France
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Cultural Geography Chapter 12 terms
Asunción
Iguacu Falls
Second largest lake in South America
Machu Pichu
capital of Paraguay
widest water fall in the world
Titicaca
Last Inca stronghold against the Spanish
Asunción
capital of Paraguay
Iguacu Falls
widest water fall in the world
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Geography Chapter 12
shatter belt
Baltic States
Soviet bloc
Vistula
Eastern Europe is often called a ______________ ________ beca…
Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania are known as the:
a string of semi-independent countries behind the Iron Curtain
Warsaw, Poland lies of the _________________ River, the major…
shatter belt
Eastern Europe is often called a ______________ ________ beca…
Baltic States
Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania are known as the:
Geography: Chapter 12: Physical Geography of Europe
fjords
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
uplands
fjords
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…
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World Geography- Chapter 12: South America
Rivers in South America
Llanos
pampas
Atacama Desert
The Amazon, The Orinoco, The Parana
Large plain area in northeastern Columbia and Western Venezuela
Most densely populated region of Argentina ... Has fertile soil…
Driest region
Rivers in South America
The Amazon, The Orinoco, The Parana
Llanos
Large plain area in northeastern Columbia and Western Venezuela
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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…
7 terms
Western Geography Chapter 12
escarpment
Sertao
Favela
Plantations
Steep cliff between two level areas at different heights
Interior plateau
Slum communities in Brazil
Large commercial farms
escarpment
Steep cliff between two level areas at different heights
Sertao
Interior plateau
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Geography Chapter 12
What happened with the Renaissance?
What came after the renaissance optimism
WHo is Martin Klaproth
What did Henri B discover
-originally optimistic in 2011... -mining increased... -"nuclear re…
earthquake and flooding (Fukushima)
German chemist who discovered uranium
radioactivity
What happened with the Renaissance?
-originally optimistic in 2011... -mining increased... -"nuclear re…
What came after the renaissance optimism
earthquake and flooding (Fukushima)
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