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Human Geography Rubenstein
Contemporary geography
"Geography"
Geography
Human geography
Scientific study of the location of people and activities acr…
"Earth writing" invented by Greek Scholar Eratosthenes
The study of where things are found on Earth's surface and wh…
Study of where and why human activities are located where the…
Contemporary geography
Scientific study of the location of people and activities acr…
"Geography"
"Earth writing" invented by Greek Scholar Eratosthenes
25 terms
AP Human Geography Rubenstein Chapter 4
Artifact
Built environment
Cultural convergence
Cultural/environmental perception
Any item, made by humans, that represents a material aspect o…
The man-made surroundings that provide the setting for human…
The contact and interaction of one culture to another.
The concept that people of different culture will definitely…
Artifact
Any item, made by humans, that represents a material aspect o…
Built environment
The man-made surroundings that provide the setting for human…
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AP Human Geography Rubenstein Chapter 4
Artifact
Cultural convergence
Cultural/environmental perception
Cultural landscape
Any item, made by humans, that represents a material aspect o…
The contact and interaction of one culture to another.
The concept that people of different culture will definitely…
Modifications to the environment by humans, including the bui…
Artifact
Any item, made by humans, that represents a material aspect o…
Cultural convergence
The contact and interaction of one culture to another.
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AP Human Geography Rubenstein Chapter 1
Contemporary geography
"Geography"
Geography
Human geography
Scientific study of the location of people and activities acr…
"Earth writing" invented by Greek Scholar Eratosthenes
The study of where things are found on Earth's surface and wh…
Study of where and why human activities are located where the…
Contemporary geography
Scientific study of the location of people and activities acr…
"Geography"
"Earth writing" invented by Greek Scholar Eratosthenes
334 terms
AP Human Geography (Rubenstein text)
Acid Deposition
Acid Precipitation
Acitve Solar Energy Systems
Agribusiness
Sulfur oxides and nitrogen oxides, emitted by burning fossil…
Conversion of sulfur oxides and nitrogen oxides to acids that…
Solar energy system that collects energy through the use of o…
Commercial agriculture characterized by integration of differ…
Acid Deposition
Sulfur oxides and nitrogen oxides, emitted by burning fossil…
Acid Precipitation
Conversion of sulfur oxides and nitrogen oxides to acids that…
25 terms
AP Human Geography Rubenstein Chapter 4
Artifact
Built environment
Cultural convergence
Cultural/environmental perception
Any item, made by humans, that represents a material aspect o…
The man-made surroundings that provide the setting for human…
The contact and interaction of one culture to another.
The concept that people of different culture will definitely…
Artifact
Any item, made by humans, that represents a material aspect o…
Built environment
The man-made surroundings that provide the setting for human…
337 terms
AP Human Geography Rubenstein
Acid Deposition
Acid Precipitation
Active Solar Energy Systems
Agribusiness
The combination of sulfur oxides and nitrogen oxides, emitted…
Conversions of sulfur oxides and nitrogen oxides to acids tha…
Solar energy systems that collect energy through the use of p…
Commercial agriculture characterized by the integragion of di…
Acid Deposition
The combination of sulfur oxides and nitrogen oxides, emitted…
Acid Precipitation
Conversions of sulfur oxides and nitrogen oxides to acids tha…
32 terms
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 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 Rubenstein
Agricultural density
Arithmetic density
Base line
Cartography
The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
The total number of people divided by the total land area
An east-west line designated under the Land Ordinance of 1785…
The science of making maps
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
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ap geography chapter 4 rubenstein
folk culture
habit
popular culture
taboo
cultural practice traditionally engaged in by a small, homoge…
a repetitive act performed by a particular individual
cultural practice found in a large, heterogeneous society tha…
a restriction on behavior imposed by social custom
folk culture
cultural practice traditionally engaged in by a small, homoge…
habit
a repetitive act performed by a particular individual
334 terms
AP Human Geography (Rubenstein text)
Acid Deposition
Acid Precipitation
Acitve Solar Energy Systems
Agribusiness
Sulfur oxides and nitrogen oxides, emitted by burning fossil…
Conversion of sulfur oxides and nitrogen oxides to acids that…
Solar energy system that collects energy through the use of o…
Commercial agriculture characterized by integration of differ…
Acid Deposition
Sulfur oxides and nitrogen oxides, emitted by burning fossil…
Acid Precipitation
Conversion of sulfur oxides and nitrogen oxides to acids that…
30 terms
AP Human Geography Rubenstein Chapter 5
Creole (or creolized) language
Dialect
Exctinct language
Indo-European
A language that results from the mixing of a colonizer's lang…
A regional variety of a language distinguished by vocabulary,…
A language that was once use by people in daily activities bu…
Language family including the Germanic and Romance languages…
Creole (or creolized) language
A language that results from the mixing of a colonizer's lang…
Dialect
A regional variety of a language distinguished by vocabulary,…
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AP Human Geography Rubenstein Chapter 2
Agricultural density
Arithmetic density
Census
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
A complete enumeration of a population
The number of live births in a year for every 1,000 people al…
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
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Geography Chapter One Rubenstein
Globalization
Local Diversity
Human Geography
Physical Geography
Actions or processes that involve the entire world and result…
Something native to where you live that is different from oth…
Study of where and why humans activities are located where th…
Studies where and why natural forces occur where they do for…
Globalization
Actions or processes that involve the entire world and result…
Local Diversity
Something native to where you live that is different from oth…
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Rubenstein Ch 8 - Political Geography
Balance of Power
Boundary
City-state
Colonialism
Condition of roughly equal strength between opposing countrie…
Invisible line that marks the extent of a state's territory
A sovereign state comprising a city and its immediate hinterl…
Attempt by one country to establish settlements and to impose…
Balance of Power
Condition of roughly equal strength between opposing countrie…
Boundary
Invisible line that marks the extent of a state's territory
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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.
334 terms
AP Human Geography (Rubenstein text)
Acid Deposition
Acid Precipitation
Acitve Solar Energy Systems
Agribusiness
Sulfur oxides and nitrogen oxides, emitted by burning fossil…
Conversion of sulfur oxides and nitrogen oxides to acids that…
Solar energy system that collects energy through the use of o…
Commercial agriculture characterized by integration of differ…
Acid Deposition
Sulfur oxides and nitrogen oxides, emitted by burning fossil…
Acid Precipitation
Conversion of sulfur oxides and nitrogen oxides to acids that…
66 terms
AP Human Geography Rubenstein Chapter 1
3 types of density
3 main properties of distribution
4 Types of diffusion
4 types of distortion
1. Arithmetic... 2. Agricultural... 3. Physiological
1. Density... 2. Concentration... 3. Pattern
1. Relocation... 2. Expansion... 3. Contagious... 4. Stimulus
1. Shape... 2. Distance... 3. Relative size... 4. Direction
3 types of density
1. Arithmetic... 2. Agricultural... 3. Physiological
3 main properties of distribution
1. Density... 2. Concentration... 3. Pattern
334 terms
AP Human Geography (Rubenstein text)
Acid Deposition
Acid Precipitation
Acitve Solar Energy Systems
Agribusiness
Sulfur oxides and nitrogen oxides, emitted by burning fossil…
Conversion of sulfur oxides and nitrogen oxides to acids that…
Solar energy system that collects energy through the use of o…
Commercial agriculture characterized by integration of differ…
Acid Deposition
Sulfur oxides and nitrogen oxides, emitted by burning fossil…
Acid Precipitation
Conversion of sulfur oxides and nitrogen oxides to acids that…
32 terms
AP Human Geography Rubenstein Chapter 3
Asylum seeker
Brain drain
Chain migration
Circular migration
Someone who has migrated to another country in the hope of be…
Large-scale emigration by talented people.
Migration of people to a specific location because relatives…
Migration of people to a specific location because relatives…
Asylum seeker
Someone who has migrated to another country in the hope of be…
Brain drain
Large-scale emigration by talented people.
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AP Human Geography Rubenstein Chapter 7
Apartheid
balkanization
balkanized
blockbusting
laws in South Africa that physically separated different race…
process by which a state breaks down through conflicts among…
describes small geographic area that could not successfully b…
process where real estate agents convince white property owne…
Apartheid
laws in South Africa that physically separated different race…
balkanization
process by which a state breaks down through conflicts among…
73 terms
AP Human Geography Rubenstein Chapter 1
Contemporary geography
"Geography"
Geography
Human geography
Scientific study of the location of people and activities acr…
"Earth writing" invented by Greek Scholar Eratosthenes
The study of where things are found on Earth's surface and wh…
Study of where and why human activities are located where the…
Contemporary geography
Scientific study of the location of people and activities acr…
"Geography"
"Earth writing" invented by Greek Scholar Eratosthenes
334 terms
AP Human Geography (Rubenstein text)
Acid Deposition
Acid Precipitation
Acitve Solar Energy Systems
Agribusiness
Sulfur oxides and nitrogen oxides, emitted by burning fossil…
Conversion of sulfur oxides and nitrogen oxides to acids that…
Solar energy system that collects energy through the use of o…
Commercial agriculture characterized by integration of differ…
Acid Deposition
Sulfur oxides and nitrogen oxides, emitted by burning fossil…
Acid Precipitation
Conversion of sulfur oxides and nitrogen oxides to acids that…
166 terms
AP Human Geography (Rubenstein)
Cartography
Climate
Contagious diffusion
Cultural ecology
The science of making maps.
The long-term average weather condition at a particular locat…
The rapid, widespread diffusion of a feature or trend through…
A geographic approach that emphasizes human-environment relat…
Cartography
The science of making maps.
Climate
The long-term average weather condition at a particular locat…
334 terms
AP Human Geography (Rubenstein text)
Acid Deposition
Acid Precipitation
Acitve Solar Energy Systems
Agribusiness
Sulfur oxides and nitrogen oxides, emitted by burning fossil…
Conversion of sulfur oxides and nitrogen oxides to acids that…
Solar energy system that collects energy through the use of o…
Commercial agriculture characterized by integration of differ…
Acid Deposition
Sulfur oxides and nitrogen oxides, emitted by burning fossil…
Acid Precipitation
Conversion of sulfur oxides and nitrogen oxides to acids that…
57 terms
AP human geography Rubenstein
Agricultural density
Arithmetic density
Base line
Cartography
The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
The total number of people divided by the total land area
An east-west line designated under the Land Ordinance of 1785…
The science of making maps
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
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AP Human Geography Rubenstein Chapter 3 Vocab
Brain Drain
Chain Migration
Circulation
Counterurbanization
Large-scale emigration by talented people.
Migration of people to a specific location because relatives…
Short-term, repetitive, or cyclical movements that recur on a…
Net migration from urban to rural areas in more developed cou…
Brain Drain
Large-scale emigration by talented people.
Chain Migration
Migration of people to a specific location because relatives…
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AP Human Geography Models (Rubenstein)
Demographic Transition... Model
Self-Sufficiency or Balanced Growth Mo…
Gravity Model
International Trade Model of Economic…
Warren Thompson - Population change over time, in which count…
Country should spread investment as equally as possible acros…
William Reilly - It is directly related to the number of peop…
Walt Whitman Rostow - Used to help determine the level of dev…
Demographic Transition... Model
Warren Thompson - Population change over time, in which count…
Self-Sufficiency or Balanced Growth Mo…
Country should spread investment as equally as possible acros…
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AP Human Geography Rubenstein Chapter 2 vocab
Agricultural Density
Agricultural Revolution
Arithmetic Density
Census
The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
The time when human beings first domesticated plants and anim…
The total number of people divided by the total land area.
A complete enumeration of a population.
Agricultural Density
The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
Agricultural Revolution
The time when human beings first domesticated plants and anim…
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AP Human Geography (Rubenstein text)
Agricultural Density
Agriculture
Animate Power
Arithmic Density
The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
The deliberate effort to modify a portion of the Earth's surf…
Power supplied by people or animals.
The total number of people divided by the total land area.
Agricultural Density
The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
Agriculture
The deliberate effort to modify a portion of the Earth's surf…
30 terms
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…
19 terms
AP HUMAN GEOGRAPHY Rubenstein-Political Chp 8
state
Sovereignty
Microstates
City-state
An area organized into a political unit and ruled by an estab…
Ability of a state to govern its territory free from control…
A state that encompasses a very small land area.
A sovereign state comprising a city and its immediately surro…
state
An area organized into a political unit and ruled by an estab…
Sovereignty
Ability of a state to govern its territory free from control…
22 terms
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.
58 terms
AP Human Geography Rubenstein Chapter 1 vocab
Agricultural Density
Arithmetic Density
Base Line
Cartography
The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
The total number of people divided by the total land area.
An east-west line designated under the Land Ordinance of 1785…
The science of making maps.
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.
18 terms
AP Human Geography Rubenstein Chapter 6 Vocab
Animism
Autonomous Religion
Branch
Caste
Beliefs that objects, such as plants and stones, or natural e…
A religion that does not have a central authority but shares…
A large and fundamental division within a religion.
The class or distinct hereditary order into which a Hindu is…
Animism
Beliefs that objects, such as plants and stones, or natural e…
Autonomous Religion
A religion that does not have a central authority but shares…
51 terms
AP Human Geography Rubenstein Chapter 3 Migration
brain drain
chain migration (migration ladder)
circulation
Counterurbanization
Large scale emigration of talented and skilled individuals
A stream of people out of an area as first movers communicate…
Short-term, repetitive, or cyclical movements that recur on a…
the movement of people out of urban areas to escape over crow…
brain drain
Large scale emigration of talented and skilled individuals
chain migration (migration ladder)
A stream of people out of an area as first movers communicate…
23 terms
AP Human Geography Rubenstein Chapter 2 vocab
Agricultural Density
Agricultural Revolution
Arithmetic Density
Census
The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
The time when human beings first domesticated plants and anim…
The total number of people divided by the total land area.
A complete enumeration of a population.
Agricultural Density
The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
Agricultural Revolution
The time when human beings first domesticated plants and anim…
30 terms
AP Human Geography Rubenstein Chapter 13 vocab
Annexation
Census Tract
Central Business District (CBD)
City
Legally adding land area to a city in the United States.
An area delineated by the U.S. Bureau of the Census for which…
The area of a city where retail and office space activities a…
An urban settlement that has been legally incorporated into a…
Annexation
Legally adding land area to a city in the United States.
Census Tract
An area delineated by the U.S. Bureau of the Census for which…
20 terms
AP Human Geography: Rubenstein Chapter 9
Developed Country
Developing Country
Development
Fair Trade
a modern, industrialized country in which people are generall…
any of the world's poor, or "have-not," nations.
A process of improvement in the material conditions of people…
Alternative to international trade that emphasizes small busi…
Developed Country
a modern, industrialized country in which people are generall…
Developing Country
any of the world's poor, or "have-not," nations.
57 terms
AP Human Geography Rubenstein Chapter 1 vocab
Agricultural Density
Arithmetic Density
Base Line
Cartography
The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
The total number of people divided by the total land area.
An east-west line designated under the Land Ordinance of 1785…
The science of making maps.
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.
36 terms
AP Human Geography Chapter 4 vocab Rubenstein
Core
cultural landscape
Culture
Culture region
the zone of greatest concentration or homogenity of the cultu…
Modifications to the enviorment by humans, including the buil…
The shared understandings that guide behavior and values and…
a region defined by similar culture traits and cultural lands…
Core
the zone of greatest concentration or homogenity of the cultu…
cultural landscape
Modifications to the enviorment by humans, including the buil…
51 terms
AP Human Geography Rubenstein Chapter 3 Migration
brain drain
chain migration (migration ladder)
circulation
Counterurbanization
Large scale emigration of talented and skilled individuals
A stream of people out of an area as first movers communicate…
Short-term, repetitive, or cyclical movements that recur on a…
the movement of people out of urban areas to escape over crow…
brain drain
Large scale emigration of talented and skilled individuals
chain migration (migration ladder)
A stream of people out of an area as first movers communicate…
21 terms
AP Human Geography Rubenstein Chapter 5 Language
British Received Pronunciation (BRP)
Creole or Creolized Language
Denglish
Dialect
The dialect of English associated with upper-class Britons li…
A language that results from the mixing of a colonizer's lang…
Combination of German and English.
A regional variety of a language distinguished by vocabulary,…
British Received Pronunciation (BRP)
The dialect of English associated with upper-class Britons li…
Creole or Creolized Language
A language that results from the mixing of a colonizer's lang…
53 terms
AP Human Geography Rubenstein Chapter 1 vocab
Agricultural Density
Arithmetic Density
Cartography
Concentration
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 science of making maps.
The spread of something over a given area.
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.
31 terms
AP Human Geography Rubenstein Chapter 3 Migration
brain drain
chain migration (migration ladder)
circulation
Counterurbanization
Large scale emigration of talented and skilled individuals
A stream of people out of an area as first movers communicate…
Short-term, repetitive, or cyclical movements that recur on a…
the movement of people out of urban areas to escape over crow…
brain drain
Large scale emigration of talented and skilled individuals
chain migration (migration ladder)
A stream of people out of an area as first movers communicate…
16 terms
AP Human Geography Rubenstein Chapter 7 Ethnicities
Apartheid
Balkanization
Blockbusting
Centripital Force
a legal system that was the physical speration of different r…
Process by which a state breaks down through conflicts among…
A process by which real estate agents convince white property…
an attitude that tends to unify people and enhance support fo…
Apartheid
a legal system that was the physical speration of different r…
Balkanization
Process by which a state breaks down through conflicts among…
15 terms
AP Human Geography Rubenstein Chapter 11 vocab
Break-of-bulk point
Bulk-gaining Industry
Bulk-reducing Industry
Cottage Industry
A location where transfer is possible from one mode to transp…
An industry in which the final product weighs more of compris…
An industry in which the final product weighs less or compris…
Manufacturing based in homes rather than in a factory, common…
Break-of-bulk point
A location where transfer is possible from one mode to transp…
Bulk-gaining Industry
An industry in which the final product weighs more of compris…
79 terms
Rubenstein Chapter 8 Political Geography
Political Geography
Geopolitics
Nation
State
the spatial study of the organization and distribution of pol…
the study of the influence of such factors as geography, econ…
a group of people with unifying cultural characteristics and…
this is an area organized into a political unit and ruled by…
Political Geography
the spatial study of the organization and distribution of pol…
Geopolitics
the study of the influence of such factors as geography, econ…
18 terms
AP Human Geography Rubenstein Chapter 9 vocab
Development
Fair Trade
Foreign Direct Investment (FDI)
Gender Empowerment Measure (GEM)
A process of improvement in the material conditions of people…
Alternative to international trade that emphasizes small busi…
Investment made by a foreign company in the economy of anothe…
Compares the ability of women and men to participate in econo…
Development
A process of improvement in the material conditions of people…
Fair Trade
Alternative to international trade that emphasizes small busi…
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