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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…
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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
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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…
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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…
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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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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:
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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…
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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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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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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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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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world geography chapter 12
massif
tungsten
city-state
Reneissance
a body of mountain ranges formed by fault line acctivity
an extremely rare heavy metal element essential in high tech…
an independently government community consisting of a city an…
rebirth; the period in European civilization characterized by…
massif
a body of mountain ranges formed by fault line acctivity
tungsten
an extremely rare heavy metal element essential in high tech…
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human geography chapter 12
central cities
CBD
utility
trade off model
original, core jurisdictions of metropolitan areas; organized…
principal hub and nodal point of transportation routes; surro…
usefulness to a particular person or group
wealthier households mark trade offs between convenience of a…
central cities
original, core jurisdictions of metropolitan areas; organized…
CBD
principal hub and nodal point of transportation routes; surro…
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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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Geography Chapter 12
Aborigines
Aotearoa
Australia-United States Free Trade Agr…
carbon pricing
Descendants of the inhabitants occupying Australia at the tim…
The Land of the Long White Cloud was the name given by the in…
Signed in 2005, the agreement has attempted to stimulate incr…
A policy that charges emitters of the waste products that cau…
Aborigines
Descendants of the inhabitants occupying Australia at the tim…
Aotearoa
The Land of the Long White Cloud was the name given by the in…
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AP Human Geography-Chapter 12 Services (Notes)
Service
Settlement
How many workers in North America are…
How many workers in LDCs are in servic…
Any activity that fulfills a humans want or need and returns…
A permanent collection of buildings where people reside, work…
Three-fourths
Typically less than 1/4; it varies
Service
Any activity that fulfills a humans want or need and returns…
Settlement
A permanent collection of buildings where people reside, work…
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Geography Chapter 12 and 13 Vocabulary
tropical rainforest
land use conflict
forest floor
canopy
a broadleaf evergreen forest found in wet and hot regions nea…
disagreement over how to use a particular area of land
the bottom layer, or ground, of a forest
the thick layer of overlapping tree branches that make up the…
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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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 today wi…
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…
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Geography Chapter 12 South America
Aconcagua
Lima
Brazilian Highlands
Shining Path
highest mountain in the Western Hemisphere
headquarters of the Spanish Empire in South America
has one wet and one dry season
Communist guerilla force
Aconcagua
highest mountain in the Western Hemisphere
Lima
headquarters of the Spanish Empire in South America
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Principles of Geography Chapter 12
the government
True
False
Taiwan
In a communist political economy, natural resources and produ…
The export-oriented method of economic growth welcomes foreig…
The design of a country's transportation network and the regu…
The principal source of investment funds for China is
the government
In a communist political economy, natural resources and produ…
True
The export-oriented method of economic growth welcomes foreig…
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Geography Study Guide Chapter 12
Cordillera Oriental
Incas
Deforestation
Dom Pedro
is the easternmost range of the Andes
controlled most of the Andes. Their name means "children of t…
depletes soil, rendering land useless for future generations
declares independence for Brazil and became its king
Cordillera Oriental
is the easternmost range of the Andes
Incas
controlled most of the Andes. Their name means "children of t…
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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…
Geography Chapter 12 Vocabulary
Dry Farming
Autonomy
Subsides
Command Economy
This technique does not dependon irrigation. Instead the land…
Self rule
Special payments a government makes to support a group or ind…
The government decided what, how, and for whom goods would be…
Dry Farming
This technique does not dependon irrigation. Instead the land…
Autonomy
Self rule
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Ap Human Geography Chapter 12
Service
Settlement
Consumer Services
Business Services
Any activity that fulfills a human want or need and returns m…
A permanent collection of buildings and inhabitants.
Businesses that provide services primarily to individual cons…
Services that primarily meet the needs of other businesses, i…
Service
Any activity that fulfills a human want or need and returns m…
Settlement
A permanent collection of buildings and inhabitants.
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Geography: Chapter 12
north magnetic pole
earth's core...
What is earth's magnetic field princip…
The magnetic field has ______ with ___…
The "north pole" in association with Earth's magnetic field.…
the deep interior; has a solid inner region and a fluid outer…
motions in the fluid material of the outer core.
poles; opposite charges (like a bar magnet)
north magnetic pole
The "north pole" in association with Earth's magnetic field.…
earth's core...
the deep interior; has a solid inner region and a fluid outer…
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Ap Human Geography Chapter 12
Service
Settlement
Consumer Services
Business Services
Any activity that fulfills a human want or need and returns m…
A permanent collection of buildings and inhabitants.
Businesses that provide services primarily to individual cons…
Services that primarily meet the needs of other businesses, i…
Service
Any activity that fulfills a human want or need and returns m…
Settlement
A permanent collection of buildings and inhabitants.
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Chapter 12 Geography
How might landforms and resources have…
Why can Europe be called a "Peninsula…
What European island are located in th…
What are the largest upland areas of S…
Trade and political resources support their economy.
It is a large peninsula made up of smaller ones.
Great Britain, Ireland, Iceland, Greenland.
The Mestea and the massif central.
How might landforms and resources have…
Trade and political resources support their economy.
Why can Europe be called a "Peninsula…
It is a large peninsula made up of smaller ones.
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Geography chapter 12
Shatter belt
Baltic states
Soviet block
Warsaw
A region that is under continual political pressures and is o…
Lithuania, Latvia, and Estonia
A string of semi-independent countries behind the iron curtain
Poland's largest city; leveled by nazis in 1944
Shatter belt
A region that is under continual political pressures and is o…
Baltic states
Lithuania, Latvia, and Estonia
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AP Human Geography- Chapter 12 Services (Questions)
What are the elements of urbanization?
When defining cities based on business…
What types of services account for ⅔ o…
Explain the relationship between indus…
process by which urban population grows... increase in number of…
world cities... command and control centers... specialized producer…
consumer
Industrial Revolution caused businesses to cluster in world c…
What are the elements of urbanization?
process by which urban population grows... increase in number of…
When defining cities based on business…
world cities... command and control centers... specialized producer…
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Geography vocab chapter 12
Constitutional monarchy
Parlimentary democracy
Peat
Bogs
Form of government in which a monarch is the head of state bu…
Form of government in which voters elect representatives to a…
Plants partly decayed in water which can be dried and burned…
Low swampy area
Constitutional monarchy
Form of government in which a monarch is the head of state bu…
Parlimentary democracy
Form of government in which voters elect representatives to a…
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GEOGRAPHY: chapter 12
true or false.... The shipbuilders of Pol…
true or false.... The soviets invested mu…
true or false.... Despite a promising sta…
true or false.... Budapest was once actua…
False
True
False
True
true or false.... The shipbuilders of Pol…
False
true or false.... The soviets invested mu…
True
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AP Human Geography in Action Kuby Chapter 12
Apartheid
Enclave
Ethnic Cleansing
Ghetto
A system of forced segregation between races in South Africa…
Residential clusters that result from voluntary segregation.
Forced residential segregation along ethnic lines.
An urban area where, due to discrimination, ethnic segregatio…
Apartheid
A system of forced segregation between races in South Africa…
Enclave
Residential clusters that result from voluntary segregation.
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AP Human Geography Rubenstein Chapter 12 vocab
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, i…
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, i…
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Chapter 12 AP Human Geography
Industrial Revolution
friction of distance
Weber's model
least cost theory/least-cost location
The social and economic changes in agriculture, commerce, and…
the increase in time and cost that usually comes with increas…
Model developed by Alfred Weber - according to which the loca…
Industrial Revolution
The social and economic changes in agriculture, commerce, and…
friction of distance
the increase in time and cost that usually comes with increas…
World Geography Chapter 12
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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Urban Geography Chapter 12
Grand manner
mcmillan plan
city beautiful movement
city practical movement
plan a city that was monumental
est. of washington malls and then other areas near by to attr…
aesthetically pleasing public city
coordinated urban spaces, large scale plans, water fronts, an…
Grand manner
plan a city that was monumental
mcmillan plan
est. of washington malls and then other areas near by to attr…
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Geography Chapter 12
In the Atlantic and eastern Pacific tr…
Hurricanes are usually ____ the size o…
What are subsidence inversions?
What is a trade wind inversion?
Hurricanes... Typhoons... Cyclones
One-third
When a mass of air descends and warms adiabatically (warmer a…
The air below the inversion, called the marine layer, is cool…
In the Atlantic and eastern Pacific tr…
Hurricanes... Typhoons... Cyclones
Hurricanes are usually ____ the size o…
One-third
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Geography chapter 12
Fjord
Uplands
Meseta
Massif Central
long, narrow, deep inlet of the sea between high cliffs, as i…
an area of high or hilly land.
geological plateau
The Massif Central is an elevated region in the middle of sou…
Fjord
long, narrow, deep inlet of the sea between high cliffs, as i…
Uplands
an area of high or hilly land.
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Chapter 12 vocab: geography
Fjord
Uplands
Meseta
Massif central
U-shaped valleys that connects to the sea and that filled wit…
Hills or very low mountains that may also contain mesas and h…
A central plateau located in Spain.
An uplands located in France.
Fjord
U-shaped valleys that connects to the sea and that filled wit…
Uplands
Hills or very low mountains that may also contain mesas and h…
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chapter 12 geography
active citizenship
bias
biodiversity
deforestation
a person who actively takes responsibility and initiative in…
a particular tendency, trend, inclination, feeling, or opinion
diversity among and within plant and animal species in an env…
to divest or clear of forests or trees
active citizenship
a person who actively takes responsibility and initiative in…
bias
a particular tendency, trend, inclination, feeling, or opinion
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Chapter 12 geography
Thunderstorms
Lightning
Rain shadow
Flash flood cars
Storm containing lighting and thunder.
Is an intense discharge of electricity.
Is a dry region on the leeward side of the mountain.
Abiut 50% of flashflood deaths are vehicle related.... Local sud…
Thunderstorms
Storm containing lighting and thunder.
Lightning
Is an intense discharge of electricity.
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GEOGRAPHY CHAPTER 12
Mediterranean Sea
Pyrenees
Apennines
Alps
Southern Europe is also known as Mediterranean Europe. All... of…
form... a boundary between Spain and France to... the north. Italy…
run along the... whole peninsula
—Europe's... highest mountains—are in the north.
Mediterranean Sea
Southern Europe is also known as Mediterranean Europe. All... of…
Pyrenees
form... a boundary between Spain and France to... the north. Italy…
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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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World Geography Chapter 12
South America is smaller than _____ __…
When _________ discovered South Americ…
Pope Alexander VI divided the then kno…
Portugal could claim lands ____ of the…
North America
Europeans
...
east, west
South America is smaller than _____ __…
North America
When _________ discovered South Americ…
Europeans
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Human Geography Chapter 12
basic industries
business services
central place
central place theory
industries that sell their products or service to consumers o…
services that need the needs of other businesses including pr…
market center for the exchange of services by people attracte…
theory that explains the distribution of services based on th…
basic industries
industries that sell their products or service to consumers o…
business services
services that need the needs of other businesses including pr…
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Physical Geography (chapter 12)
the weather layer of loose inorganic m…
the boreal forest in subtract location…
a solid pH measuring 7 on a standard p…
the soil horizon compromising unconsol…
regolith
podzolization
neutral hence most suitable for majority of plants and microo…
c horizon
the weather layer of loose inorganic m…
regolith
the boreal forest in subtract location…
podzolization
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Geography Chapter 12
How might landforms and resources have…
Why can Europe be called a peninsula o…
What European islands are located in t…
What are the large upland areas of Spa…
Trade and resources have helped support the economy
It is a large peninsula made up of smaller ones.
Great Britain, Ireland, Iceland, and Greenland
The Meseta and Massif Central
How might landforms and resources have…
Trade and resources have helped support the economy
Why can Europe be called a peninsula o…
It is a large peninsula made up of smaller ones.
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