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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
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
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AP Human Geography Rubenstein: Chapter 6 Religion
Universalizing Religion
Fundamentalism
Ethnic Religion
Branch
A religion that attempts to appeal to all people, not just th…
Literal interpretation and strict adherence to basic principa…
A religion with a relatively concentrated spatial distributio…
A large and fundamental division within a religion.
Universalizing Religion
A religion that attempts to appeal to all people, not just th…
Fundamentalism
Literal interpretation and strict adherence to basic principa…
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AP Human Geography Political Geography
anocracy
autocracy
balance of power
boundry
a country that is not fully democratic or fully autocratic, b…
A system of government in which the power to rule is in the h…
distribution of military and economic power that prevents any…
a border, or the outside edge, of a place, such as a city, st…
anocracy
a country that is not fully democratic or fully autocratic, b…
autocracy
A system of government in which the power to rule is in the h…
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Making Connections: Issues in Canadian Geography- Chapter 2- Exploring Connections: Landforms, Geology, and Human Activities
plate tectonics
weathering
erosion
deposition
the theory that the Earth's outer shell is made up of individ…
the breaking down of rocks
the moving of broken-up pieces of rock
the building up of eroded materials in a new location
plate tectonics
the theory that the Earth's outer shell is made up of individ…
weathering
the breaking down of rocks
30 terms
AP Human Geography Chapter 5 Language
Accent
Dialect
Esperanto
Extinct Language
A distinctive mode of pronunciation of a language, especially…
A particular form of a language that is particular to a speci…
An artificial language devised in 1887 as an international me…
An extinct language is a language that no longer has any spea…
Accent
A distinctive mode of pronunciation of a language, especially…
Dialect
A particular form of a language that is particular to a speci…
54 terms
AP Human Geography
geography
cartography
eratosthenes
ptolemy
the study of where things are found on earth's surface and th…
science of mapmaking
(276-195BC) Greek who showed that the Earth was round and cal…
Alexandrian astronomer who proposed a geocentric system of as…
geography
the study of where things are found on earth's surface and th…
cartography
science of mapmaking
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AP Geography Geology Terms
Geology
Core
Mantle
Crust
The study of the Earth's physical structure and history.
The Earth's center, consisting of very hot metal that is dens…
A thick layer of mostly solid rock beneath the Earth's crust…
The solid, rocky, surface layer of the Earth.
Geology
The study of the Earth's physical structure and history.
Core
The Earth's center, consisting of very hot metal that is dens…
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Ch. 3 AP Human Geography (Migration)
Push factor
Migration
Pull factor
Emigration
A factor, such as unemployment, wide scale poverty in Kenya,…
Form of relocation diffusion involving permanent move to a ne…
Positive conditions and perceptions that effectively attract…
migration from a place (especially migration from your native…
Push factor
A factor, such as unemployment, wide scale poverty in Kenya,…
Migration
Form of relocation diffusion involving permanent move to a ne…
27 terms
HG Unit 1 - Introduction to Human Geography
geography
equator
globe
topographic map
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 reference map that shows natural features (mountains, river…
geography
The study of the earth and the physical and human features.
equator
The imaginary line of latitude that encircles the middle of e…
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Human Geography
culture
cultural diffusion
cultural hearth
innovation
the values, beliefs, aspirations, modes of behavior, social i…
the spread of cultural beliefs and social activities from one…
an area where innovations develop with subsequent diffusion t…
the action or process of changing; a new method, idea, produc…
culture
the values, beliefs, aspirations, modes of behavior, social i…
cultural diffusion
the spread of cultural beliefs and social activities from one…
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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
21 terms
geology and human affairs
Neurons
The neuron
Cell Body
Dendrites
cells in the nervous system that communicate with one another…
coordinates info processing tasks and keeps the cell alive
: receives information from other neurons and relays it to th…
Neurons
cells in the nervous system that communicate with one another…
The neuron
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Human Geography
Crude Birth Rate
Crude Death Rate
Demographic Transitions
DTM 1 ( Demographic transition model 1)
is the annual number of childbirths for every 1,000 people
is the annual mortality rate, or number of deaths, for every…
distinct and drastic change in birth rates. There are 3 major…
a population starts off with high birth rate and death rate.…
Crude Birth Rate
is the annual number of childbirths for every 1,000 people
Crude Death Rate
is the annual mortality rate, or number of deaths, for every…
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Human Geography
Human or Cultural Geography
Culture
population
population density
branch of geography dealing with how human activity affects o…
makes up a large part of human geography.... the behaviors and b…
number of people living in a particular place
the number of people living per unit of an area; the number o…
Human or Cultural Geography
branch of geography dealing with how human activity affects o…
Culture
makes up a large part of human geography.... the behaviors and b…
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Human Geography
Racism
White Flight
Blockbusting
Redlining
he belief that all members of each race possess characteristi…
the move of white city-dwellers to the suburbs to escape the…
the practice of persuading owners to sell property cheaply be…
refuse (a loan or insurance) to someone because they live in…
Racism
he belief that all members of each race possess characteristi…
White Flight
the move of white city-dwellers to the suburbs to escape the…
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Human Geography
Population
Population Distribution
Demographics
Population Density
total number of people
how many people are spread out
the study of population
how many people live in a square mile
Population
total number of people
Population Distribution
how many people are spread out
39 terms
Human Geography
culture
ethnic group
customs
dialect
a learned set of beliefs, behaviors, and traits shared by a g…
a group of people with common racial, religious, and cultural…
an outward display of culture
a regional variety of language with unique features
culture
a learned set of beliefs, behaviors, and traits shared by a g…
ethnic group
a group of people with common racial, religious, and cultural…
25 terms
Human Geo- Economic Geography
agglomeration
brain drain
break-in-bulk points
capitalism
process involving the clustering or concentrating of people o…
large-scale emigration by talented and educated people
a location along a transport route where goods must be transf…
economic model wherein people, corporations, and states produ…
agglomeration
process involving the clustering or concentrating of people o…
brain drain
large-scale emigration by talented and educated people
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HUMAN ECOLOGY AND ENVIRONMENT GEOLOGY
Population
Exponential Growth
Logistic Growth
Carrying Capacity
Group of individuals of the same species that live in the sam…
Growth pattern in which individuals in a population reproduce…
Growth pattern in which a populations growth rate slows or st…
Largest number of individuals a population can support
Population
Group of individuals of the same species that live in the sam…
Exponential Growth
Growth pattern in which individuals in a population reproduce…
AP HUMAN GEOGRAPHY POPULATION
TOTAL FERTILITY RATE
POPULATION CLUSTER
OVERPOPULATION
MAJOR POPULATION CLUSTERS
Number of births in a society
Area of major population concentration
Area's population exceeds the capacity of the environment to…
Europe, Southeast Asia, South Asia, East Asia
TOTAL FERTILITY RATE
Number of births in a society
POPULATION CLUSTER
Area of major population concentration
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Geology 310 Physical Geography
Geography
Two Divisions of Geography
GIS
Plate Tectonics
The study of Earth and how it has changed due to human intera…
Physical & Human Geography
a computer system for capturing, storing, checking, and displ…
The lithosphere floats on top asthenosphere. Alfred Vegner no…
Geography
The study of Earth and how it has changed due to human intera…
Two Divisions of Geography
Physical & Human Geography
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Geography - Chapter 2 - Geology of the Earth
continent
solar system
core
mantle
large landmasses above water on earth
made up of the eight unique planets, including Earth, and man…
center of the earth made up of iron and nickle
the layer of the earth between the crust and the core
continent
large landmasses above water on earth
solar system
made up of the eight unique planets, including Earth, and man…
64 terms
Human Geography - Geography 101
Location
Place
Region
Movement
"Position on Earth's surface"
"Physical Features (climate, animals, etc.) + Human Features…
"An area that has similar, unifying characteristics"
"Movement of people, goods, and ideas"
Location
"Position on Earth's surface"
Place
"Physical Features (climate, animals, etc.) + Human Features…
39 terms
Russia Human Geography
Ethnic Russian
Slavs
Turkic Peoples
Caucasian Peoples
the largest ethnic group in Russia
a family of ethnic groups that includes Russians, Poles, Serb…
Russia's second largest ethnic group, these people live in th…
an ethnic group living in the Caucasus region of Southwestern…
Ethnic Russian
the largest ethnic group in Russia
Slavs
a family of ethnic groups that includes Russians, Poles, Serb…
58 terms
AP Human Geology
human geolegy
Globalization
Phenomena
Physical Geography
One of the two major divisions of geography. It is the spatia…
The expansion of economic, political, and cultural processes…
any event that is observable.
Study of the physical phenomena of the earth
human geolegy
One of the two major divisions of geography. It is the spatia…
Globalization
The expansion of economic, political, and cultural processes…
56 terms
AP Human Geography
Acculturation
Assimilation
Biosphere
Cartography
The process of changes in culture that result from the meetin…
The process by which a group's cultural features are altered…
All living organisms on Earth, including plants and animals,…
The science of making maps.
Acculturation
The process of changes in culture that result from the meetin…
Assimilation
The process by which a group's cultural features are altered…
12 terms
Human Geography Unit 1
distortion
projections
longitude
meridian
a change in the shape, size, or position of a place when it i…
The system used to transfer locations from Earth's surface to…
Distance east or west of the prime meridian, measured in degr…
An arc drawn on a map between the North and South poles.
distortion
a change in the shape, size, or position of a place when it i…
projections
The system used to transfer locations from Earth's surface to…
11 terms
HWH Ch. 1 Physical Geography/Human Geography
physical geography
physical geography
human geography
physical geography
mountains
rivers
way of life
oceans
physical geography
mountains
physical geography
rivers
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Ch. 8 AP Human Geography (Political Geography)
Al Qaeda
DMZ
Korea
imperialism
A network of Islamic terrorist organizations, led by Osama bi…
De-militarized Zone: The Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) along the N…
Country in East Asia divided at the 38th parrallel; the north…
A policy in which a strong nation seeks to dominate other cou…
Al Qaeda
A network of Islamic terrorist organizations, led by Osama bi…
DMZ
De-militarized Zone: The Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) along the N…
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Barron's AP Human Geography - Unit 1
Absolute distance
Absolute location
Accessibility
Aggregation
A distance that can be measured with a standard unit of lengt…
The exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
The relative ease with which a destination may be reached fro…
the level at which you group things together for examination…
Absolute distance
A distance that can be measured with a standard unit of lengt…
Absolute location
The exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
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Human Geography
Population
Population Density
Migration
Pull Factors
The total number of people who live in a specific place
A measurement of the number of people per mile or kilometer
The process of relocating to a new place
Things that attract people to migrate to a new place.
Population
The total number of people who live in a specific place
Population Density
A measurement of the number of people per mile or kilometer
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Human Geography
Population
Population Density
Migration
Pull Factors
The total number of people who live in a specific area.
Shows the average of how many people are living per square or…
The process of relocating to a new region or place.
Things that attract people to migrate to a new region or plac…
Population
The total number of people who live in a specific area.
Population Density
Shows the average of how many people are living per square or…
AP Human Geography Urban Models
Concentric Zone Model
Sector Model
Multiple Nuclei Model
Urban Realms Model
Concentric Zone Model
Sector Model
24 terms
AP Human Geography Models
Population Pyramid
Demographic Transition Model
Epidemiological Transition Model
Malthus' Theory
Population Pyramid
Demographic Transition Model
10 terms
human geography
population
birth rate
death rate
rate of natural increase
the number of people who live in a area
the number of births in a year
the number of deaths in a year
the death rate subtracted from birth rate
population
the number of people who live in a area
birth rate
the number of births in a year
Human Geography
Population
Birth Rate
Death Rate
Rate of Natural Increase
The number of people who live in a specific area.
The number of births per 1000 people per year.
The number of deaths per 1000 people per year.
The death rate subtracted from the birth rate.
Population
The number of people who live in a specific area.
Birth Rate
The number of births per 1000 people per year.
54 terms
Agriculture-AP Human Geography
Agribusiness
Agricultural hearths
Agriculture
Animal Domestication
Commercial agriculture characterized by integration of differ…
Places where agriculture first developed and originated.
The art and science of producing food from the land and tendi…
genetic modification of an animal such that it is rendered mo…
Agribusiness
Commercial agriculture characterized by integration of differ…
Agricultural hearths
Places where agriculture first developed and originated.
24 terms
Human Geology: Chapter 4
acid rain
anthropocene
biomass
bioprospecting
the wet deposition of acids upon Earth created by the natural…
the modern geological era during which humans have dramatical…
fuels made from biological material from living or recently l…
the search for plant and animal species that may yield medici…
acid rain
the wet deposition of acids upon Earth created by the natural…
anthropocene
the modern geological era during which humans have dramatical…
7 terms
Human Geography
custom
folk culture
habit
popular culture
A repetitive act of a group, performed to the extent that it…
Traditionally practiced primarily by small, homogeneous group…
A repetitive act that a particular individual performs, such…
Found in large, heterogeneous society that share certain habi…
custom
A repetitive act of a group, performed to the extent that it…
folk culture
Traditionally practiced primarily by small, homogeneous group…
14 terms
Geography- Human
Human Geography
population
Crude birth rate
crude death rate
the way that humans spread over and interact with Earth
any group of individuals that shares some common characteristic
is the annual number of childbirths for every 1,000 people
the annual mortality rate, or number of deaths, for every 1,0…
Human Geography
the way that humans spread over and interact with Earth
population
any group of individuals that shares some common characteristic
9 terms
Human Geography
Migration
Immigrant
Push Factor
Pull Factor
The process of relocating to a new region
a person who leaves one area to settle in another
a reason that causes people to leave an an area
a reason that attracts people to another area
Migration
The process of relocating to a new region
Immigrant
a person who leaves one area to settle in another
30 terms
AP Human Geography: Language
Accent
Dialect
Esperanto
Extinct Language
A distinctive mode of pronunciation of a language, especially…
A particular form of a language that is particular to a speci…
An artificial language devised in 1887 as an international me…
An extinct language is a language that no longer has any spea…
Accent
A distinctive mode of pronunciation of a language, especially…
Dialect
A particular form of a language that is particular to a speci…
10 terms
Human Geography
Population
Population Density
Migration
Pull Factors
The total number of people who live in a specific place
Shows the average of how many people are living per square mi…
The process of relocating to a new region or place
The things that attract people to migrate to a new region
Population
The total number of people who live in a specific place
Population Density
Shows the average of how many people are living per square mi…
24 terms
Human geography
Human geography
Five themes
Location
Human environment interactions
How people make places, How we organize space and society, Ho…
five essential themes for understanding geography: Location,…
Geographical position of people and things on Earth's surface…
Spatial perspective invites consideration of the relationship…
Human geography
How people make places, How we organize space and society, Ho…
Five themes
five essential themes for understanding geography: Location,…
10 terms
Human Geography
system
human activities
shelter
recreation
something made up of different parts that affect each other
things that people do to meet their needs & to enjoy life
a building that provides some sort of cover to live in
leisure activity that brings relaxation and enjoyment
system
something made up of different parts that affect each other
human activities
things that people do to meet their needs & to enjoy life
24 terms
Human Geography
Population
Birth rate
Death rate
rate of natural increase
The number of people who live in a specified area
The number of births per year ex.1,000 people per year
The number of deaths per year ex.1,000 deaths per year
The death rate subtracted from the birth rate
Population
The number of people who live in a specified area
Birth rate
The number of births per year ex.1,000 people per year
10 terms
Human Geography
Population
birth rate
death rate
rate of natural increase
The number of people who live in a specified area
The number of births per 1000 people per year
The number of deaths per 1000 per year
the death rate subtracted from birth rate
Population
The number of people who live in a specified area
birth rate
The number of births per 1000 people per year
15 terms
Human Geography
Economy
Capitalism
Communism
Gross Domestic Product
A system in which people make, exchange and use things that h…
An economic system in which investment in and ownership of th…
An economic system in which the investment in and ownership o…
The sum total of the value of all the goods and services prod…
Economy
A system in which people make, exchange and use things that h…
Capitalism
An economic system in which investment in and ownership of th…
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