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AP Human Geography Terms
Human Geography
Five Themes of Geography
Five traditions
Globalization
The branch of geography dealing with how human activities aff…
Location, Place, Human/Environment Interactions, Movement and…
Spatial Tradition, Area studies, Man-land, Earth Science
A force or process that involves the entire world and results…
Human Geography
The branch of geography dealing with how human activities aff…
Five Themes of Geography
Location, Place, Human/Environment Interactions, Movement and…
115 terms
AP Human Geography Terms
Physiological Density
Crude Birthrate
Total Fertility Rate
Overpopulation
The number of people per unit of area of arable land.
The total numbet of luve births in a year for every 1,000 peo…
The average number of children a woman will have throughout h…
The number of people in an area exceeds the capacity of the e…
Physiological Density
The number of people per unit of area of arable land.
Crude Birthrate
The total numbet of luve births in a year for every 1,000 peo…
58 terms
AP Human Geography: Political Geography
Antecedent Boundary
Balance of Power
Boundary
Buffer State
A boundary that was drawn across an area prior to the area be…
A condition of roughly equal strength between opposing countr…
An invisible line that marks the extent of a state's territory
A neutral state between two warring states (e.g. Mongolia, be…
Antecedent Boundary
A boundary that was drawn across an area prior to the area be…
Balance of Power
A condition of roughly equal strength between opposing countr…
AP Human Geography Terms
Isoline Map
Choropleth Map
Proportional Symbol Map
Dot Map
Lines drawn to link different places that share a common value.
A map that uses differences in shading, coloring, or the plac…
The cartographer selects a symbol and alters its size, the ar…
Reveal patterns of spatial concentration (clustering) or disp…
Isoline Map
Lines drawn to link different places that share a common value.
Choropleth Map
A map that uses differences in shading, coloring, or the plac…
29 terms
AP Human Geography Terms
Human Geography
Homogeneous
Heterogeneous
Demographics
The study of why people are the way they are where they are.…
Sameness of a group.
Differences within a group.
The characteristics of a population; age and gender are most…
Human Geography
The study of why people are the way they are where they are.…
Homogeneous
Sameness of a group.
334 terms
AP Human Geography Terms
Acid deposition
Acid precipitation
Active Solar Energy Systems
Agribusiness
Pollution emitted by burning fossil fuels enter the atmospher…
Conversion of pollution that forms as acids and return to Ear…
Solar energy system that collects energy through the use of m…
Commercial agriculture characterized by integration of differ…
Acid deposition
Pollution emitted by burning fossil fuels enter the atmospher…
Acid precipitation
Conversion of pollution that forms as acids and return to Ear…
73 terms
AP Human Geography- Political Geography
What is a nation?
What is a state?
What is the difference between a natio…
What is a nation-state?
a group of people who share language, history, ethnicity, rel…
a political territory with defined borders, stable population…
A nation either has or wants a state that they control
state with just one group of people in it (ex. Japan and Sing…
What is a nation?
a group of people who share language, history, ethnicity, rel…
What is a state?
a political territory with defined borders, stable population…
AP Human Geography Chapter 2
agricultural revolution
arithmetic density
Census
Crude Birth Rate (CBR)
the development of farming; there have been several throughou…
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; there have been several throughou…
arithmetic density
The total number of people divided by the total land area
20 terms
AP HUMAN GEOGRAPHY TERMS
acid deposition
acid precipitation
active solar energy systems
agribusiness
the combination of sulfur oxides and nitrogen oxides, emitted…
conversion of sulfur oxides and nitrogen oxides to acids that…
solar energy systems that collect energy through the use of p…
commercial agriculture characterized by the integration of di…
acid deposition
the combination of sulfur oxides and nitrogen oxides, emitted…
acid precipitation
conversion of sulfur oxides and nitrogen oxides to acids that…
143 terms
AP Human Geography Terms
Cartography
Climate
Conservation
Culture
the study and practice of making maps Ex- In the middle ages…
a measure of the average pattern of variation in temperature,…
Preservation, protection, or restoration of the natural envir…
The body of customary beliefs, social forms, and material tra…
Cartography
the study and practice of making maps Ex- In the middle ages…
Climate
a measure of the average pattern of variation in temperature,…
ap human geography terms
the spatial trajectory through which c…
The process through which people lose…
The effects of distance on interaction…
refers to the social and psychological…
diffusion routes
assimilation
distance decay
Time-space compression
the spatial trajectory through which c…
diffusion routes
The process through which people lose…
assimilation
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AP Human Geography Terms
Sub- (Prefix)
Centrifugal Force (F=Fight)
Centripetal Force (P=Peace)
Buffer State
Under; Below; Beneath
An attitude that tends to divide people and countries.
An attitude that tends to unify people and enhance support fo…
A small neutral state between two rival powers.
Sub- (Prefix)
Under; Below; Beneath
Centrifugal Force (F=Fight)
An attitude that tends to divide people and countries.
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AP Human Geography Terms
Deindustrialization
Delimitation
Demarcation
Demographic equation
process by which companies move industrial jobs to other regi…
phase in which the definition of a boundary is marked on an o…
phase in which the boundary is visibly marked on the landscap…
equation that summarizes the amount of growth or decline in a…
Deindustrialization
process by which companies move industrial jobs to other regi…
Delimitation
phase in which the definition of a boundary is marked on an o…
45 terms
AP Human Geography Political Geography Terms
Annexation
Balkanization
Boundary Disputes
Boundary Origins
taking over or acquiring something
the ethnic breaking apart of a state (Ex: Yugoslavia)
definitional- focuses on legal language... location-where the bo…
Antecedent-drawn before it is populated (Ex:America and Canad…
Annexation
taking over or acquiring something
Balkanization
the ethnic breaking apart of a state (Ex: Yugoslavia)
24 terms
Ap human geography terms
Anthropogenic
Absolute location
Azimuthal Projection
Breaking point
Human-induced changes on the natural environment.
The exact position of an object or place measured within the…
A map projection in which the plane is the most developable s…
The outer edge of a city's sphere of influence, used in the l…
Anthropogenic
Human-induced changes on the natural environment.
Absolute location
The exact position of an object or place measured within the…
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…
AP Human Geography Terms
space
activity space
place
scale
the geometric surface of the earth
an place where activity occurs on a daily basis
an area of bounded space of some importance
relationship of an object or place to the earth as a whole
space
the geometric surface of the earth
activity space
an place where activity occurs on a daily basis
306 terms
AP Human Geography Terms
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 1875…
science or art 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.
AP Human Geography 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…
52 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 4 terms
Political Geography
Political Culture
Nation
Nation-State
spacial analysis of the political process
the values shared by one society
organized body of humanes in one group and under one goverment
A country
Political Geography
spacial analysis of the political process
Political Culture
the values shared by one society
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…
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
63 terms
AP Human Geography Chapter 2
agricultural revolution
arithmetic density
Census
Crude Birth Rate (CBR)
the development of farming; there have been several throughou…
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; there have been several throughou…
arithmetic density
The total number of people divided by the total land area
AP Human Geography Unit 1
Two types of location
absolute location
relative location
2 characteristics for place
absolute & relative
specific place, uses grids, longitude & latitude
directional words & using distance
physical & human
Two types of location
absolute & relative
absolute location
specific place, uses grids, longitude & latitude
AP Human Geography 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…
AP Human Geography-Unit 1
cartography
contagious diffusion
cultural ecology
culture
the science of making maps
The rapid, widespread diffusion of a feature or trend through…
Geographic approach that emphasizes human-environment relatio…
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
cartography
the science of making maps
contagious diffusion
The rapid, widespread diffusion of a feature or trend through…
AP Human Geography Chapter 3
first generation
migration
emigration
immigration
first to be born here or first to arrive here
the movement from one place to another... -crossing border/bound…
leaving a place
entering a place
first generation
first to be born here or first to arrive here
migration
the movement from one place to another... -crossing border/bound…
39 terms
AP Human Geography Terms
Map Scale
Large Map Scales
Small Scale Maps
Time Zone Maps
Map distance relative to earth distance
Greater detail, zoomed in
Less detail, zoomed out
Show time, unifies amount of sunlight to show time of day
Map Scale
Map distance relative to earth distance
Large Map Scales
Greater detail, zoomed in
AP Human Geography ALL TERMS
Human geography
Physical geography
Absolute location
Relative location
a branch of geography that focuses on the study of patterns a…
the study of physical features of the earth's surface
The exact position of a place on the earth's surface.
the location of something in relation to something else
Human geography
a branch of geography that focuses on the study of patterns a…
Physical geography
the study of physical features of the earth's surface
77 terms
AP Human Geography - Geographies of Culture
Region
Geography
Human Geography
Culture
A grouping of like places or the function union of places to…
The study of spatial patterns and of differences and similari…
The study of relationships between people and the places and…
A total way of life held in common by a group of people, incl…
Region
A grouping of like places or the function union of places to…
Geography
The study of spatial patterns and of differences and similari…
19 terms
AP Human Geography Map Unit
aspect
azimuthal projection
conformal projection
conic projection
The positional relationship between the glove and the develop…
A map projection in which the plane is the most developable s…
Map that maintains shape but distorts other properties.
Maps that put a cone over the Earth and keep distance intact…
aspect
The positional relationship between the glove and the develop…
azimuthal projection
A map projection in which the plane is the most developable s…
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
AP Human Geography ALL TERMS
Human geography
Physical geography
Absolute location
Relative location
a branch of geography that focuses on the study of patterns a…
the study of physical features of the earth's surface
The exact position of a place on the earth's surface.
the location of something in relation to something else
Human geography
a branch of geography that focuses on the study of patterns a…
Physical geography
the study of physical features of the earth's surface
AP Human Geography Language Unit
Culture
6 Official Languages of the UN
Language
Why is language at the heart of culture?
Sum of all the typical activities of a group of people (how a…
English, French, Spanish, Russian, Arabic, & Mandarin... -EU how…
systematic means of communicating ideas or feelings by the us…
without language- culture can not be transmitted... -Sans la lan…
Culture
Sum of all the typical activities of a group of people (how a…
6 Official Languages of the UN
English, French, Spanish, Russian, Arabic, & Mandarin... -EU how…
AP Human Geography ALL TERMS
Human geography
Physical geography
Absolute location
Relative location
a branch of geography that focuses on the study of patterns a…
the study of physical features of the earth's surface
The exact position of a place on the earth's surface.
the location of something in relation to something else
Human geography
a branch of geography that focuses on the study of patterns a…
Physical geography
the study of physical features of the earth's surface
AP Human Geography Unit 2
Agricultural Density
Arable Land
Physiological Density
Arithmetic Population Density
Number of Farmers divided by the arable land
Land suitable for farming/agriculture
Population of a region / arable (farmable) land
Population of a region divided by total land area.
Agricultural Density
Number of Farmers divided by the arable land
Arable Land
Land suitable for farming/agriculture
918 terms
AP Human Geography ALL TERMS
Human geography
Physical geography
Absolute location
Relative location
a branch of geography that focuses on the study of patterns a…
the study of physical features of the earth's surface
The exact position of a place on the earth's surface.
the location of something in relation to something else
Human geography
a branch of geography that focuses on the study of patterns a…
Physical geography
the study of physical features of the earth's surface
AP Human Geography-Unit 3
culture
folk/local culture
folklore
popular culture
a group of belief systems, norms, and values practiced by a p…
how a group of people in a place that see themselves and shar…
the traditional beliefs, customs, and stories of a community,…
large culture that incorporates heterogeneous populations, is…
culture
a group of belief systems, norms, and values practiced by a p…
folk/local culture
how a group of people in a place that see themselves and shar…
918 terms
AP Human Geography ALL TERMS
Human geography
Physical geography
Absolute location
Relative location
a branch of geography that focuses on the study of patterns a…
the study of physical features of the earth's surface
The exact position of a place on the earth's surface.
the location of something in relation to something else
Human geography
a branch of geography that focuses on the study of patterns a…
Physical geography
the study of physical features of the earth's surface
918 terms
AP Human Geography ALL TERMS
Human geography
Physical geography
Absolute location
Relative location
a branch of geography that focuses on the study of patterns a…
the study of physical features of the earth's surface
The exact position of a place on the earth's surface.
the location of something in relation to something else
Human geography
a branch of geography that focuses on the study of patterns a…
Physical geography
the study of physical features of the earth's surface
AP Human Geography Chapter 2
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
302 terms
Ap Human Geography all terms
agribusiness
agriculture density
agriculture revolution
agriculture
commercial agriculture characterized by the integration of di…
the ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
the time when human beings first domesticated plants and anim…
the deliberate effort to modify a portion of earth's surface…
agribusiness
commercial agriculture characterized by the integration of di…
agriculture density
the ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
AP Human Geography Key Terms
Emigration
Environmental Determinism
Hierarchical Diffusion
Isoline
The process of moving out of a particular country, usually th…
A doctrine that claims that cultural traits are formed and co…
The spread of a feature or trend from one key person or node…
A map line that connects points of equal or very similar valu…
Emigration
The process of moving out of a particular country, usually th…
Environmental Determinism
A doctrine that claims that cultural traits are formed and co…
63 terms
AP Human Geography Chapter 2
agricultural revolution
arithmetic density
Census
Crude Birth Rate (CBR)
the development of farming; there have been several throughou…
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; there have been several throughou…
arithmetic density
The total number of people divided by the total land area
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…
The doctrine of a belief in the existence of only one God
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…
918 terms
AP Human Geography ALL TERMS
Human geography
Physical geography
Absolute location
Relative location
a branch of geography that focuses on the study of patterns a…
the study of physical features of the earth's surface
The exact position of a place on the earth's surface.
the location of something in relation to something else
Human geography
a branch of geography that focuses on the study of patterns a…
Physical geography
the study of physical features of the earth's surface
918 terms
AP Human Geography ALL TERMS
Human geography
Physical geography
Absolute location
Relative location
a branch of geography that focuses on the study of patterns a…
the study of physical features of the earth's surface
The exact position of a place on the earth's surface.
the location of something in relation to something else
Human geography
a branch of geography that focuses on the study of patterns a…
Physical geography
the study of physical features of the earth's surface
AP Human Geography chapter 1
map
cartography
map scale
projection
two dimension or flat scale model of Earth's surface, or a po…
science of mapmaking
amount of area covered on a map and level of detail
scientific method of transferring locations on Earth's surfac…
map
two dimension or flat scale model of Earth's surface, or a po…
cartography
science of mapmaking
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
65 terms
AP Human Geography Acronyms
AONB
BP
BPO
BRIC bloc
Area of Natural Beauty
Before Present
business process outsourcing
Brazil, Russia, India, China
AONB
Area of Natural Beauty
BP
Before Present
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