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286 terms
Human Geography
Arabian Sea
Bering Sea
Caribbean Sea
Black Sea
Arabian Sea
Bering Sea
239 terms
Human Geography
absolute location
acculturation
agglomeration effects
agribusiness
The actual space a place occupies on Earth's surface
The change that occurs within a culture when it adopts a prac…
The cost advantages (external economies) for an individual co…
Commercial agriculture in which large corporations own and op…
absolute location
The actual space a place occupies on Earth's surface
acculturation
The change that occurs within a culture when it adopts a prac…
49 terms
Human Geography
Absolute location
Cartography
Connections
Contagious Diffusion
the exact location of a point on Earth found using the latitu…
the science of making maps
relationships among people and objects across the barrier of…
the rapid and widespread diffusion of a feature or trend thro…
Absolute location
the exact location of a point on Earth found using the latitu…
Cartography
the science of making maps
29 terms
Human Geography
Monarchy
Theocracy
Democracy
Dictatorship
A government ruled by a king or queen
A government controlled by religious leaders
A political system in which the supreme power lies in a body…
A form of government in which the leader has absolute power a…
Monarchy
A government ruled by a king or queen
Theocracy
A government controlled by religious leaders
31 terms
Chapter 3 Human Geography
brain drain
brain gain
chain migration
circulation
large-scale emigration (leaving) by talented people
large-scale immigration (entering) by talented people
migration of people because relatives or members of same ethn…
short-term, repetitive, or cyclical movements on a regular ba…
brain drain
large-scale emigration (leaving) by talented people
brain gain
large-scale immigration (entering) by talented people
35 terms
Human Geography
Monarchy
Theocracy
Democracy
Dictatorship
A government ruled by a king or queen
A government controlled by religious leaders
A political system in which the supreme power lies in a body…
A form of government in which the leader has absolute power a…
Monarchy
A government ruled by a king or queen
Theocracy
A government controlled by religious leaders
23 terms
Geography/Geology
fault
plate boundaries
inner core
outer core
A crack in the earth's crust resulting from the displacement…
At plate boundaries, Earth's crust is broken (fault) and rock…
A dense sphere of solid iron and nickel at the center of Earth
A shell of hot, liquid metal beneath the mantle and above the…
fault
A crack in the earth's crust resulting from the displacement…
plate boundaries
At plate boundaries, Earth's crust is broken (fault) and rock…
32 terms
Chapter 2 Human Geography
age distribution
agricultural density
arithmetic density
carrying capacity
proportion of individual of different ages in a population... Ex…
ratio of the number of farmers to total amount of land suitab…
total number of people divided by the total land area
the ability of the land to sustain a certain number of people
age distribution
proportion of individual of different ages in a population... Ex…
agricultural density
ratio of the number of farmers to total amount of land suitab…
89 terms
Geography & geology
Antarctic
associate
rainfall
hail
thuộc nam cực
kết hợp, liên kết
mưa rào
mưa đá
Antarctic
thuộc nam cực
associate
kết hợp, liên kết
34 terms
Human Geography
Region (types)
Syncretism (definition)
Region (definition)
Core (definition)
Formal, Perceptual, (scale: local-national-international) Ver…
"The fusion of 2 distinct cultural traits into a unique new h…
"An area characterized by similarity or by cohesiveness that…
"The zone of greatest concentration or homogeneity of the cul…
Region (types)
Formal, Perceptual, (scale: local-national-international) Ver…
Syncretism (definition)
"The fusion of 2 distinct cultural traits into a unique new h…
74 terms
AP Human Geography: Geography
space
place
region
toponym
geometric surface of the Earth
an area of bounded space of some human importance
a type of place
a place name
space
geometric surface of the Earth
place
an area of bounded space of some human importance
77 terms
Geography; Geology
beacon
basin
cavern
hinterland
n.烽火台;燈塔;信號燈
n.盆地,流域;臉盆
n.大洞穴
n.海岸或河岸的腹地、後方地區
beacon
n.烽火台;燈塔;信號燈
basin
n.盆地,流域;臉盆
110 terms
Geography and geology
hill
path
track
footbridge
colline
sentier, chemin, allée... chemin au figuré
sentier, chemin, piste
passerelle
hill
colline
path
sentier, chemin, allée... chemin au figuré
51 terms
Geography and geology
a map
the scale of a map
a globe
a compass
une carte
l'échelle d'une carte
une mappemonde
une boussole
a map
une carte
the scale of a map
l'échelle d'une carte
40 terms
AP Human Geography Population
agricultural revolution
arithmetic density
Census
Crude Birth Rate (CBR)
the development of farming
The total number of people divided by the total land area
A complete enumeration of a population
The number of live births in a year for every 1,000 people al…
agricultural revolution
the development of farming
arithmetic density
The total number of people divided by the total land area
32 terms
Ap Human Geography: Migration
Relocation Diffusion
Migration
Mobility
Circulation
The spread of characteristics from one place to another
Permanent movement to a new location
General term for all types of movement from one place to anot…
Repetitive movement that occurs on a regular basis
Relocation Diffusion
The spread of characteristics from one place to another
Migration
Permanent movement to a new location
20 terms
AP Human Geography Deserts
Gobi Desert
Arabian Desert
Great Sandy Desert
Western Desert
Gobi Desert
Arabian Desert
24 terms
AP Human Geography Models
Population Pyramid
Demographic Transition Model
Epidemiological Transition Model
Malthus' Theory
Population Pyramid
Demographic Transition Model
37 terms
Chapter 1 Human Geography
cartography
contagious diffusion
cultural ecology
density
the science of making maps
rapid, widespread diffusion of a feature or trend throughout…
geographic approach that emphasizes human-environment interac…
frequency with which something exists within a given unit of…
cartography
the science of making maps
contagious diffusion
rapid, widespread diffusion of a feature or trend throughout…
40 terms
AP Human Geography Population
agricultural revolution
arithmetic density
Census
Crude Birth Rate (CBR)
the development of farming
The total number of people divided by the total land area
A complete enumeration of a population
The number of live births in a year for every 1,000 people al…
agricultural revolution
the development of farming
arithmetic density
The total number of people divided by the total land area
34 terms
Introduction to Human Geography
geography
equator
globe
topography
The study of the earth and the physical and human features.
The imaginary line of latitude that encircles the middle of e…
A three-dimensional representation of earth.
A description of surface features of land. Refers to the shap…
geography
The study of the earth and the physical and human features.
equator
The imaginary line of latitude that encircles the middle of e…
43 terms
Human Geography Chapter 1
concentration
connection
contagious diffusion
density
The spread of something over a given area. This map shows the…
Relationships among people and objects across the barrier of…
a type of expansion diffusion; the rapid widespread diffusion…
The frequency with which something exists within a given unit…
concentration
The spread of something over a given area. This map shows the…
connection
Relationships among people and objects across the barrier of…
44 terms
AP Human Geography Population
arithmetic density
Census
Crude Birth Rate (CBR)
Crude Death Rate (CDR)
The total number of people divided by the total land area
A complete enumeration of a population
The number of live births in a year for every 1,000 people al…
The number of deaths in a year per 1,000 people alive in a so…
arithmetic density
The total number of people divided by the total land area
Census
A complete enumeration of a population
20 terms
HUMAN GEOGRAPHY
population density
climate
weather
population distribution
the number of people living in a square kilometre
the yearly change in the weather in a region
the change in the air from day to day
how people are spread across the country
population density
the number of people living in a square kilometre
climate
the yearly change in the weather in a region
43 terms
Human Geography Chapter 1
concentration
connection
contagious diffusion
density
The spread of something over a given area. This map shows the…
Relationships among people and objects across the barrier of…
a type of expansion diffusion; the rapid widespread diffiusio…
The frequency with which something exists within a given unit…
concentration
The spread of something over a given area. This map shows the…
connection
Relationships among people and objects across the barrier of…
126 terms
Physical Geography & Human Geography
Geography
Revolution
Rotation
Axis
The study of the Earth and the people who inhabit it.
One complete orbit of the Earth around the sun which takes 36…
The spinning motion of the Earth on its axis which takes 24 h…
The imaginary line on which a planet turns.
Geography
The study of the Earth and the people who inhabit it.
Revolution
One complete orbit of the Earth around the sun which takes 36…
32 terms
Human Geography: World Regions
Central America
North America
Caribbean
Latin America
Countries from Mexico south to Panama
Canada and the United States
Islands near North America
Portuguese and Spanish speaking countries of the Americas
Central America
Countries from Mexico south to Panama
North America
Canada and the United States
14 terms
geology-geography
crust
mantle
lithosphere
asthenosphere
(n) The outermost layer of rock of which a planet consists, e…
(n) The region of the earth's interior between the crust and…
(n) The rigid outer part of the earth, consisting of the crus…
(n) The upper layer of the earth's lower mantle, below the li…
crust
(n) The outermost layer of rock of which a planet consists, e…
mantle
(n) The region of the earth's interior between the crust and…
10 terms
Geography-geology
Erosion
Geology
Glacier
Grabbo
Waring away of land -water/ice/wind
Science deals with dynamics/physical history of earth
Made of fallen snow-compressed into large ice masses
Large groups of igneous rock
Erosion
Waring away of land -water/ice/wind
Geology
Science deals with dynamics/physical history of earth
65 terms
AP Human Geography: Culture
culture
habit
custom
________ refers to the totality of cus…
common set of beliefs, attitudes, norms, and values
a repetitive action of an individual
a repetitive action of a group
Culture
culture
common set of beliefs, attitudes, norms, and values
habit
a repetitive action of an individual
36 terms
AP Human Geography - Religion
Religion
Secularism
Monotheistic Religion
Polytheistic Religion
a system of beliefs and practices that attempts to order life…
the idea that ethical and moral standards should be formulate…
belief system in which one supreme being is revered as creato…
belief system in which multiple deities are revered as creato…
Religion
a system of beliefs and practices that attempts to order life…
Secularism
the idea that ethical and moral standards should be formulate…
471 terms
AP Human Geography Review
absolute location
cartography
circular pattern
cultural landscapes
The exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
science or art of making maps
Objects that circle another object, another name for it is Ce…
The products of complex interactions between humans and their…
absolute location
The exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
cartography
science or art of making maps
22 terms
Geology Humanities
Continent
Divergent
Convergent
Transform
The major landmarks of the earth dived into large areas.
When tectonic plates "move apart" from each other.
When tectonic plates "come together".
When tectonic plates move past each other, which causes them…
Continent
The major landmarks of the earth dived into large areas.
Divergent
When tectonic plates "move apart" from each other.
27 terms
AP Human Geography: Population
Agricultural density
Arithmetic density
carrying capacity
Crude birth rate (CBR)
The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
The total number of people divided by the total land area
The number of people that a region can support
The total number of live births in a year for every 1,000 peo…
Agricultural density
The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
Arithmetic density
The total number of people divided by the total land area
Introduction to Human Geography
What is Geography?
What are Physical features?
What are Human features?
What is Spatial Perspective?
The study of Earth's physical and human features
The natural features of Earth, such as mountains, lakes, and…
Geographic features that human beings made, such as infrastru…
Viewing physical and human features according to... where they a…
What is Geography?
The study of Earth's physical and human features
What are Physical features?
The natural features of Earth, such as mountains, lakes, and…
40 terms
AP Human Geography Population
agricultural revolution
arithmetic density
Census
Crude Birth Rate (CBR)
the development of farming
The total number of people divided by the total land area
A complete enumeration of a population
The number of live births in a year for every 1,000 people al…
agricultural revolution
the development of farming
arithmetic density
The total number of people divided by the total land area
10 terms
Geography , geology
condensation
confluence
drainage basin
erosion
water vapour (gas) turning into water droplets(liquid)
the point where two rivers join
the area of land drained by a river
wearing away of rock by a moving force
condensation
water vapour (gas) turning into water droplets(liquid)
confluence
the point where two rivers join
28 terms
Geography & Geology
plains
boulder
fjord
glacier
(n) 平原
(n) 大圓石;巨礫
(n) 峽灣
(n) 冰河;冰川
plains
(n) 平原
boulder
(n) 大圓石;巨礫
113 terms
Geography &Geology
geography
geology
Atlantic (Ocean)
aquifers
n.地理 ... [dʒɪ'ɒgrəfɪ]
n.地质... [dʒɪ'ɒlədʒɪ]
n. 大西洋... [ətˈlæntik]( [ˈəuʃən])
n.蓄水层... [ˈækwifəz]
geography
n.地理 ... [dʒɪ'ɒgrəfɪ]
geology
n.地质... [dʒɪ'ɒlədʒɪ]
23 terms
Set 6: Geology & Geography
Geology
Geography
Absolute Age
Relative Age
science dealing with the earth's history as recorded in rocks
The study of the physical features of the earth
the numeric age of an object or event, often stated in years…
the age of an object in relation to the ages of other objects
Geology
science dealing with the earth's history as recorded in rocks
Geography
The study of the physical features of the earth
43 terms
Geology, Geography
altitude (n.)
Antarctica
Arctic
avalanche (n.)
高度
南極
北極
雪崩
altitude (n.)
高度
Antarctica
南極
12 terms
Geography & Geology
default
needle
mound
anchor
vi. 未履行任务或责任; 受传唤时未出庭; 由于不到庭而败诉; 弃权... n.缺省,默认
n. 针; 针状物;刺激性言行... vt. 用针缝,刺; 刺激,激怒
n. 堆; 土堆,土丘;坟墩;投球区土墩
n. 锚; 锚状物; 靠山; 压阵队员... vt. 抛锚; 使固定,使稳固在...任节目主持人... vi. 任主要运动员; 主持节目
default
vi. 未履行任务或责任; 受传唤时未出庭; 由于不到庭而败诉; 弃权... n.缺省,默认
needle
n. 针; 针状物;刺激性言行... vt. 用针缝,刺; 刺激,激怒
Geography: Geology
Boundary
Convergent Plate Boundary
Subduction
Divergent Plate Boundary
the edge of a tectonic plate
when two plates come together or converge.
when a plate slides underneath another
two plates are forced away from each other
Boundary
the edge of a tectonic plate
Convergent Plate Boundary
when two plates come together or converge.
78 terms
Geography Geology
Atlantic
Aquifers
Barren
Basin
大西洋
蓄水层
贫瘠
盆地
Atlantic
大西洋
Aquifers
蓄水层
239 terms
AP Human Geography Exam Review
absolute location
acculturation
agglomeration effects
agribusiness
The actual space a place occupies on Earth's surface
The change that occurs within a culture when it adopts a prac…
The cost advantages (external economies) for an individual co…
Commercial agriculture in which large corporations own and op…
absolute location
The actual space a place occupies on Earth's surface
acculturation
The change that occurs within a culture when it adopts a prac…
70 terms
Geography and Geology
A globe
A compass
A map
The international date line
Une mappemonde
Une boussole
Une carte
La ligne de changement de date
A globe
Une mappemonde
A compass
Une boussole
104 terms
Geography& Geology
insular
island
marine
maritime
adj.海岛的
n.岛,岛屿,岛状物(孤立状态的物),安全岛
adj.海的(marinene);海上的;近海的
adj.海的(marine, oceanic);海上的;近海的
insular
adj.海岛的
island
n.岛,岛屿,岛状物(孤立状态的物),安全岛
23 terms
human geology
Anocracy
Autocracy
balance of power
boundary
a country that is not fully democratic a mix
According to the interest of the ruler not the people
condition of roughly equal strength between countries
an invisible line that marks the extent of a states territory
Anocracy
a country that is not fully democratic a mix
Autocracy
According to the interest of the ruler not the people
44 terms
AP Human Geography Population
arithmetic density
Census
Crude Birth Rate (CBR)
Crude Death Rate (CDR)
The total number of people divided by the total land area
A complete enumeration of a population
The number of live births in a year for every 1,000 people al…
The number of deaths in a year per 1,000 people alive in a so…
arithmetic density
The total number of people divided by the total land area
Census
A complete enumeration of a population
15 terms
geography and geology
Topography
Crude oi
Calcium
Terrain
the physical appearance of the natural features of an area of…
oil from underground that has not yet been made into other pr…
: a chemical element that is present in teeth, bones, and chalk
n (n): An area of land, when considering its natural features.
Topography
the physical appearance of the natural features of an area of…
Crude oi
oil from underground that has not yet been made into other pr…
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