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Unit 3: Cultural Geography
What is Culture?
What is the cultural landscape?
What is the Built Enviornment?
What is Material Culture?
the way of life of a particular people (values, beliefs, beha…
Places that sow a society's cultural identity
Impact of human beings on a landscape
can be seen on the landscape
What is Culture?
the way of life of a particular people (values, beliefs, beha…
What is the cultural landscape?
Places that sow a society's cultural identity
37 terms
evolution plus 1 unit 3 geography
country
flag
capital
population
kraj
flaga
stolica
ludność
country
kraj
flag
flaga
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World Geography Unit 3
Push Factor
Pull Factor
mestizo
maquiladoras
something that motivates one to leave one's country
something that attracts one to a new location/country
people of mixed indigenous and European descent
a manufacturing plant in Mexico owned by a foreign company
Push Factor
something that motivates one to leave one's country
Pull Factor
something that attracts one to a new location/country
23 terms
World geography unit 3
The three regions of Europe are Easter…
Name four main landforms of Eastern an…
Sheep and cattle in the United Kingdom…
Europe is divided into __ regions.
Russia
Northwest Uplands, Central Uplands, Northern European Plains,…
Northwest
3
The three regions of Europe are Easter…
Russia
Name four main landforms of Eastern an…
Northwest Uplands, Central Uplands, Northern European Plains,…
84 terms
Unit 3: Cultural Geography
Culture
Components of Culture
Syncretism
Modern Architecture
shared experience, traits, and activities of a group who have…
art, architecture, language, music, film/TV, food, clothing,…
the fusion of cultures
20th century, geometric, efficient, simple, squared walls, fo…
Culture
shared experience, traits, and activities of a group who have…
Components of Culture
art, architecture, language, music, film/TV, food, clothing,…
21 terms
Unit 3 - Cultural Geography
language
literary tradition
official language
dialect
a system of communication through the use of speech, a collec…
a language that is written as well as spoken
the language adopted for use by the government for the conduc…
a regional variety of a language distinguished by vocabulary,…
language
a system of communication through the use of speech, a collec…
literary tradition
a language that is written as well as spoken
Human Geography unit 3
Brain Drain
Chain Migration
Circulation
Counterurbanization
Large scale emmigration 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 emmigration by talented people
Chain Migration
Migration of people to a specific location because relatives…
33 terms
Unit 3: Human Geography
culture
innovation
diffusion
acculturation
the total of knowledge, attitudes, and behaviors shared by an…
taking existing elements of society and creating something ne…
the spread of ideas, inventions, or patterns of behavior to d…
the cultural change that occurs when individuals in a society…
culture
the total of knowledge, attitudes, and behaviors shared by an…
innovation
taking existing elements of society and creating something ne…
Unit 3 Vocabulary For Geography
Assimilation
Cultural Landscape
Culture
Custom
Process of absorbing one cultural group into another.
A specific geographical area that includes natural and cultur…
When a group or community of people that are from the same et…
A traditional way of for behaving that is specific to a socie…
Assimilation
Process of absorbing one cultural group into another.
Cultural Landscape
A specific geographical area that includes natural and cultur…
68 terms
Unit 3 - Cultural Geography
custom
folk culture
habit
popular culture
the frequent repetition of an act, to the extent that it beco…
culture traditionally practiced by a small, homogeneous, rura…
a repetitive act performed by a particular individual
culture found in a large, heterogeneous society that share ce…
custom
the frequent repetition of an act, to the extent that it beco…
folk culture
culture traditionally practiced by a small, homogeneous, rura…
60 terms
Unit 3 - Population Geography
Age Cohort
Carrying Capacity
Crude Birth Rate (CBR)
Crude Death Rate (CDR)
People within the same grouping for age from a certain place.
How much an area or container can hold.
Annual Births/Population
Annual Deaths/Population
Age Cohort
People within the same grouping for age from a certain place.
Carrying Capacity
How much an area or container can hold.
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Geography Unit 3 & 4
Monotheism
Polytheism
Taboo
Diffusion Barrier (Cultural)
Belief in one god
Belief in more than one god
Restriction on behavior by social customs
Ex. 2 neighboring states that have different cultures. To pre…
Monotheism
Belief in one god
Polytheism
Belief in more than one god
103 terms
Unit 3 World Geography
Alabama
Alaska
Arizona
Arkansas
Montgomery
Juneau
Phoenix
Little Rock
Alabama
Montgomery
Alaska
Juneau
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Unit 3 Geography Map
Colombia
Venezuela
Guyana
Trinidad and Tobago
(country)
(country)
(country)
(country)
Colombia
(country)
Venezuela
(country)
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Geography Unit 3
Hydroelectric Power
Cordilleras
Altiplano
Amazon Basin
Electricity generated from the energy of moving water
several ranges that run parallel to one another
Spanish for high plain, a region in Peru and Bolivia encircle…
the world's wettest tropical plain
Hydroelectric Power
Electricity generated from the energy of moving water
Cordilleras
several ranges that run parallel to one another
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Unit 3: Agricultural Geography
Fishing
Animal Domestication
Agrarian
Carl Sauer
The global fish supply, which accounts for about 15% of human…
The process of taming an animal species to be accustomed to h…
The tending of crops and livestock in order to have food and…
He wrote a book called, "Agriculture Origins and Dispersals",…
Fishing
The global fish supply, which accounts for about 15% of human…
Animal Domestication
The process of taming an animal species to be accustomed to h…
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human geography unit 3
acculturation
adaptive stratiges
authenticity to place
anglo american landscape
The adoption of cultural traits, such as language, by one gro…
ways in which individuals, households and communities have ch…
in the context of local cultures or customs, the accuracy wit…
An area occupied mostly be English speaking Anglos, US and Ca…
acculturation
The adoption of cultural traits, such as language, by one gro…
adaptive stratiges
ways in which individuals, households and communities have ch…
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World Geography Unit 3 Study Guide
the government has high level of contr…
the government hasvery little control…
the government has control over some i…
Power is divided among citizens in a d…
Why would a country be on the far left of the economic system…
Why would a country be on the far right of the economic syste…
Why would a country be in the middle of the economic system s…
Explain the difference between democracies and totalitarian s…
the government has high level of contr…
Why would a country be on the far left of the economic system…
the government hasvery little control…
Why would a country be on the far right of the economic syste…
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Unit 3 Africa Geography
Africa is a...
Rivers
Deserts
Lakes
CONTINENT
Nile, Niger, Zambezi, Congo, Limpopo
Sahara, Libyan, Namib, Kalahari
Victoria, Chad, Malawi, Tanganyika
Africa is a...
CONTINENT
Rivers
Nile, Niger, Zambezi, Congo, Limpopo
70 terms
World Geography Unit 3
culture
ethnic group
culture hearth
culture traits
a groups way of life, including shared set of meanings and sy…
group of people with common culture; usually based on ethnici…
region where culture traits developed; site of innovation fro…
individual culture practice (EX: shaking hands, silence, eye…
culture
a groups way of life, including shared set of meanings and sy…
ethnic group
group of people with common culture; usually based on ethnici…
31 terms
Unit 3 - Political Geography 2015-2016
political geography
territoriality
sovereignty
state
study of the political organization of the world; ... The spatia…
In political geography, a country's or more local community's…
complete independence and self-government (of a country); sup…
A politically organized territory that is administered by a S…
political geography
study of the political organization of the world; ... The spatia…
territoriality
In political geography, a country's or more local community's…
24 terms
Unit 3 Human Geography Review
Animism
Apartheid
Barrio
Carl Sauer
a belief that objects such as trees, mountains, and rivers ha…
South Africa's English-Dutch imposed government segregating w…
Spanish-speaking ethnic neighborhoods
geographer who studied the tangible result of a cultural grou…
Animism
a belief that objects such as trees, mountains, and rivers ha…
Apartheid
South Africa's English-Dutch imposed government segregating w…
88 terms
Unit 3 Cultural Geography
Acculturation
Artifacts
Assimilation
Cultural Adaptation
Cultural modification of an individual or group adapting to o…
Objects made by human beings... e.g. congas
a minority group gradually adopts the customs and attitudes o…
when people new to an area adapt to the culture of other peop…
Acculturation
Cultural modification of an individual or group adapting to o…
Artifacts
Objects made by human beings... e.g. congas
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Geography Vocab - Unit 3
Isthmus
Cloud forest
Mestizo
Biodiversity
a narrow strip of land that connects two larger pieces of land.
a damp, high-elevated tropical forest where low clouds are co…
a person with both European and Native American heritages.
having a variety of life.
Isthmus
a narrow strip of land that connects two larger pieces of land.
Cloud forest
a damp, high-elevated tropical forest where low clouds are co…
16 terms
Geography Unit 3
carrying capacity
population pyramid
demographic
ecumene
the number of people, other living organisms, or crops that a…
a bar graph that displays the percentage of a places populati…
a particular sector of a population
land where people have made their permanent home and work are…
carrying capacity
the number of people, other living organisms, or crops that a…
population pyramid
a bar graph that displays the percentage of a places populati…
38 terms
Unit 3 Geography
Middle America, Caribean Islands, Sout…
The pacific ring of fire (techtonic pl…
cooler climates and rich natural resou…
mild climate, fertile soil, and rainfall
What are the 3 subregions of Latin America?
What has caused Latin America's rugged landscape?
Why do most people settle on or near the mountains and platea…
Why is the mexican plataeu so densely populated?
Middle America, Caribean Islands, Sout…
What are the 3 subregions of Latin America?
The pacific ring of fire (techtonic pl…
What has caused Latin America's rugged landscape?
98 terms
Geography unit 3
Acculturation
Central Business District (CBD)
Cultural hearth
Dialect
The cultural change that occurs when individuals in a society…
The core of a city; which is almost always based on commercia…
The heartland or place of origin of a major culture, a site o…
A version of language that reflects changes in speech pattern…
Acculturation
The cultural change that occurs when individuals in a society…
Central Business District (CBD)
The core of a city; which is almost always based on commercia…
36 terms
Geography Unit 3
Biodiversity
Condensation
Elevation
Equinox
The wide variety of life on earth.
The result of water vapor charging to a liquid or a solid sta…
The measurement of how much above or below sea level a place…
When day and night are equal length.
Biodiversity
The wide variety of life on earth.
Condensation
The result of water vapor charging to a liquid or a solid sta…
19 terms
Geography unit 3 vocabulary
Migration
immigration
emigration
push factor
a type of relocation diffusion involving a permanent move to…
migration to a new location
migration from a location
factor that induces people to leave old residences
Migration
a type of relocation diffusion involving a permanent move to…
immigration
migration to a new location
15 terms
Geography unit 3 vocabulary
levee dike
Neolithic revolution
river valley civilization
hurricane
an artificial embankment built to protect from flooding and s…
the transition from nomadic hunter-gatherers to sedentary agr…
ancient civilization that formed in river valleys due to the…
type of storm called a tropical cyclone, which forms over tro…
levee dike
an artificial embankment built to protect from flooding and s…
Neolithic revolution
the transition from nomadic hunter-gatherers to sedentary agr…
Unit 3 Vocab Geography
Climate
Weather
Axis
Leeward
the term for weather patterns that an area typically experien…
the condition of the bottom layer of the earth's atmosphere i…
line running through the poles on a 23.5 degree tilt
being in or facing the direction toward which the wind is blo…
Climate
the term for weather patterns that an area typically experien…
Weather
the condition of the bottom layer of the earth's atmosphere i…
23 terms
Unit 3 Human Geography
Assimilation
Cultural landscape
Culture
Custom
the process through which people lose originally differentiat…
The layers of buildings, forms, and artifacts sequentially im…
total of the knowledge, attitudes, and habitual behavior patt…
Practice routinely followed by a group of people.
Assimilation
the process through which people lose originally differentiat…
Cultural landscape
The layers of buildings, forms, and artifacts sequentially im…
24 terms
Human Geography unit 3
Brain Drain
Chain Migration
Circulation
Counterurbanization
Large scale emmigration 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 emmigration by talented people
Chain Migration
Migration of people to a specific location because relatives…
20 terms
Unit 3: Human Geography
geographic factors
geographic features
cultural diffusion
human environment interaction
the human and physical characteristics of a place
landforms and bodies of water
The spreading of ideas or products from one culture to another
refers to the ways people interact with their environment
geographic factors
the human and physical characteristics of a place
geographic features
landforms and bodies of water
23 terms
Unit 3 Geography vocabulary
Llanos
Cerrados
Terraced farming
Infastructure
A large, grassy, treeless area in South America used for graz…
A savanna that has flat terrain and moderate rainfall, which…
An ancient technique for growing crops on hillsides or mounta…
The basic support systems needed to keep an economy going
Llanos
A large, grassy, treeless area in South America used for graz…
Cerrados
A savanna that has flat terrain and moderate rainfall, which…
18 terms
Unit 3: Human Geography
geographic factors
geographic features
cultural diffusion
human environment interaction
the human and physical characteristics of a place
landforms and bodies of water
The spreading of ideas or products from one culture to another
refers to the ways people interact with their environment
geographic factors
the human and physical characteristics of a place
geographic features
landforms and bodies of water
40 terms
Unit 3 Geography
Autocracy
Birthrate
Capitalism
Central Place Theory
system of government in which one person rules with unlimited…
number of births per year for every 1000 people
a system in which factors of production are privately owned
geographical theory that seeks to explain the number, size, a…
Autocracy
system of government in which one person rules with unlimited…
Birthrate
number of births per year for every 1000 people
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Colours and geography unit 3
red
blue
green
yellow
czerwony
niebieski
zielony
żółty
red
czerwony
blue
niebieski
23 terms
geography unit 3
contour plowing
soil exhaustion
crop rotation
irrigation
plowing across a hill, rather than up and down
a condition that happens when the soil has lost all its nutri…
planting different crops in a field in alternating years
when water is artificially supplied to the land
contour plowing
plowing across a hill, rather than up and down
soil exhaustion
a condition that happens when the soil has lost all its nutri…
78 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 3 Culture
Culture
Folk Culture
Popular Culture
Local Culture
The sum total of knowledge, attitudes and habitual behavior p…
cultural traits such as dress modes, dwellings traditions, an…
Cultural traits such as dress, diet, and music that identify…
Group of people in a particular place who see themselves as a…
Culture
The sum total of knowledge, attitudes and habitual behavior p…
Folk Culture
cultural traits such as dress modes, dwellings traditions, an…
26 terms
Geography unit 3 Vocab
Weather
Climate
Axis
Temperature
Condition of the atmosphere in one place during a limited per…
Term for the weather patterns that an area typically experien…
Imaginary line that's runs from the North Pole to the South P…
The measure of how hot or cold s place is
Weather
Condition of the atmosphere in one place during a limited per…
Climate
Term for the weather patterns that an area typically experien…
51 terms
Geography Unit 3
Andes
Mexican plateau
cordilleas
altiplano
stretch of mountains
surrounded by the Sierra Madre
several ranges that run parallel to each other
"high plain"
Andes
stretch of mountains
Mexican plateau
surrounded by the Sierra Madre
42 terms
Geography Unit 3 Vocab Words
postindustrial economy
net migration rate
population density
urbanized population
human geographies are shaped by modern technology, innovative…
a statistic that indicates whether more people are entering o…
the average number of people per area unit (square mile or sq…
the percentage of a country's population living in cities
postindustrial economy
human geographies are shaped by modern technology, innovative…
net migration rate
a statistic that indicates whether more people are entering o…
21 terms
2015 2016 Human Geography Unit 3 Culture
acculturation
artifact
carrying capacity
cultural convergence
the adoption of the behavior patterns of the surrounding cult…
material objects used to fill basic needs of food, protection…
the number of persons supportable within a given area by the…
the sharing of technologies, organizational structures, etc a…
acculturation
the adoption of the behavior patterns of the surrounding cult…
artifact
material objects used to fill basic needs of food, protection…
29 terms
Geography Unit 3 Vocab
Population
One thousand
One million
One billion
The total number of persons inhabiting a country, city, or an…
1,000
1,000,000
1,000,000,000
Population
The total number of persons inhabiting a country, city, or an…
One thousand
1,000
16 terms
Unit 3: Human Geography
population
population density
demographer
population distribution
the total number of people in a county, city, region, state o…
the average number of people per square mile.
study the population to figure out why the population distrib…
describes the way the population is spread out.
population
the total number of people in a county, city, region, state o…
population density
the average number of people per square mile.
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Unit 3 Geography notes
Crude Birth Rate (CBR)
Crude Death Rate (CDR)
Demographic Transition Model
Dependency ratio
The crude birth rate is the number of live births occurring a…
The crude death rate is the number of deaths occurring among…
The transition from high birth and death rates to low birth a…
A measure showing the number of dependents (aged 0-14 and ove…
Crude Birth Rate (CBR)
The crude birth rate is the number of live births occurring a…
Crude Death Rate (CDR)
The crude death rate is the number of deaths occurring among…
20 terms
Unit 3- Economic Geography
Natural Resources
Human Resources
Capital Resources
Renewable Resource
Renewable resources will replace themselves over time.
Human resources are man and his mind.
Capital resources are resources that can be used to make more…
Is a resource that can be used again.
Natural Resources
Renewable resources will replace themselves over time.
Human Resources
Human resources are man and his mind.
42 terms
Unit 3-World Geography
Culture
Cultural hearth
Culture trait
Culture complex
a groups way of life, including a shared set of meanings and…
where culture traits are developed
Individual culture practices
an interrelated web of culture traits
Culture
a groups way of life, including a shared set of meanings and…
Cultural hearth
where culture traits are developed
26 terms
World geography: unit 3, ecosystems
Ecosystem
Producer
Consumer
Primary consumer
Network of relationships among plants, animals and the non-li…
Organisms capable of making their own food supply from solar…
Animals that must eat producers and other consumers in order…
Herbivores, those animals whose on,y source of energy is gree…
Ecosystem
Network of relationships among plants, animals and the non-li…
Producer
Organisms capable of making their own food supply from solar…
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