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Unit 3 Vocabulary- AP Human Geography
culture
culture trait
cultural realm
habit
the arts and other manifestations of human intellectual achie…
any trait of human activity acquired in social life and trans…
A collective of culture regions sharing related culture syste…
A repetitive act performed by a particular individual.... Ex: s…
culture
the arts and other manifestations of human intellectual achie…
culture trait
any trait of human activity acquired in social life and trans…
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Geo Unit 3 Economic Geography
2 requirements for farming
Problem with farming
Factors contribute to successful farming
GDD
good climate... deep fertile soil
soil deterioration... erosion of rivers... loss of fertility in soi…
1. climate factor... 2. moisture
Growing degree-day... measure of how warm the growing season is…
2 requirements for farming
good climate... deep fertile soil
Problem with farming
soil deterioration... erosion of rivers... loss of fertility in soi…
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Geography- vocal Unit 3
Renaissance
Humanism
Secular
Patron
This was a period of incredible artistic and intellectual ach…
an intellectual movement at the heart of the Renaissance that…
Concerned with worldly rather than spiritual matters
People who use their own money to support the arts
Renaissance
This was a period of incredible artistic and intellectual ach…
Humanism
an intellectual movement at the heart of the Renaissance that…
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Unit 3 Five Themes Of Geography
Geography
Five Themes Of Geography
Location
Absolute Location
Study of places on the earth and the relationships between pe…
There are five themes of geography that are used in social st…
A theme of geography.locates a place on earth by finding the…
A part of a theme location .describes a places location on ea…
Geography
Study of places on the earth and the relationships between pe…
Five Themes Of Geography
There are five themes of geography that are used in social st…
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AP Human Geography Unit 3: Migration
Absolute distance
Relative distance
Time-Distance Decay
Migration
The physical distance between two places.
The amount of social, cultural, or economic connectivity betw…
The greater the distance, the less effective an idea becomes.
A form of relocation diffusion involving a permanent move to…
Absolute distance
The physical distance between two places.
Relative distance
The amount of social, cultural, or economic connectivity betw…
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Unit 3 Geography Vocab
Brain Drain
Cerrado
Chain Migration
Counterurbanization
The emigration of highly trained or intelligent people from a…
A vast tropical savanna ecoregion of Brazil, particularly in…
The endless chains of foreign nationals who are allowed to im…
A demographic and social process whereby people move from urb…
Brain Drain
The emigration of highly trained or intelligent people from a…
Cerrado
A vast tropical savanna ecoregion of Brazil, particularly in…
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World Geography; Unit 3:
archipelago
drainage basin
mainland
peninsula
a group of islands clustered together in a large body of water
all the land drained by a river and the streams that flow int…
the principal land mass of a continent or country (excludes i…
a land mass surrounded by water on three sides
archipelago
a group of islands clustered together in a large body of water
drainage basin
all the land drained by a river and the streams that flow int…
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Geography Unit 3
demography
population
birthrate
death rate
Scientific study of human populations.
amount of people living in an area
the number of live births each year per 1,000 people
the number of deaths in a year for every 1,000 people in a po…
demography
Scientific study of human populations.
population
amount of people living in an area
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2016-17 Unit 3 Human Geography: Culture
ancestor
assimilation
civilization
culture
family members before grandparents (great grandparents and ba…
to accept and copy a new or different culture
a society with a highly developed culture, politics, technology
the way of life of a group of people who share similar belief…
ancestor
family members before grandparents (great grandparents and ba…
assimilation
to accept and copy a new or different culture
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Unit 3: Population Geography
Demography
What is demograpgy helpful to predict
How many people are in the world
How many people are in the us
Study of human populations
The future- assess resources, age, gender, population up/down…
7 billion
325 million
Demography
Study of human populations
What is demograpgy helpful to predict
The future- assess resources, age, gender, population up/down…
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Unit 3 Five Themes of Geography
geography
5 themes of geography
location
absolute location
study of place on earth
describe places on earth
locates exact posmon of a place
street address
geography
study of place on earth
5 themes of geography
describe places on earth
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AP geography unit 3
Activity space
Brain drain
Chain migration
Circulation
The area which people move freely on rounds of there regular…
Large scale emigration of talented people.
Migration of people to a specific location because relatives…
Short term repetitive cyclical movements the occur on a regul…
Activity space
The area which people move freely on rounds of there regular…
Brain drain
Large scale emigration of talented people.
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Human Geography Unit 3
Population
Population Density
Birthrate
Death Rate
The total number of people or organisms in a particular area
The number of people living in a set area, such as a square m…
The ratio of the total number of live births to the total pop…
The ratio of the total number of deaths to the total populati…
Population
The total number of people or organisms in a particular area
Population Density
The number of people living in a set area, such as a square m…
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Unit 3 Geography Study Guide
Which was the first Caribbean island t…
Which were the first South American co…
Mexico- Cultural Blends
Central America and the Caribbean- Cul…
Haiti, the former French colony of Saint-Domingue on Hispanio…
Argentina and Chile
Mexico has a large mezito population
Central America- Native American, Spanish... Carribean- Spanish,…
Which was the first Caribbean island t…
Haiti, the former French colony of Saint-Domingue on Hispanio…
Which were the first South American co…
Argentina and Chile
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Unit 3 Study Guide/Geography
Heavy Industry
Light Industry
Technology is one of the largest indus…
Sugar beet, oilseeds, Vegetables, frui…
the manufacture of large, heavy articles and materials in bul…
the manufacture of small or light articles. (Consumer electro…
What service industries drive Europe's economy?
What types of crops are grown in Europe?
Heavy Industry
the manufacture of large, heavy articles and materials in bul…
Light Industry
the manufacture of small or light articles. (Consumer electro…
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World Geography - Latin America - Unit 3
Mexico has an overpopulation problem i…
What colors are on the Mexican flag?
What is the official name of the count…
How do children in Mexico get their la…
- Jobs... - education... - medical care... -opportunity
green, white, and red
Estados Unidos Mexicanos ( United Mexican States)
Mexican children are given both their father's last name, and…
Mexico has an overpopulation problem i…
- Jobs... - education... - medical care... -opportunity
What colors are on the Mexican flag?
green, white, and red
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AP Human Geography Unit 3
Acculturation
Adaption
Animism
Artifact
Cultural modification or change that results when one culture…
Genetic modification making a population more fit for existen…
A belief that natural objects may be the abode of dead people…
The material manifestations of culture, including tools, hous…
Acculturation
Cultural modification or change that results when one culture…
Adaption
Genetic modification making a population more fit for existen…
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AP Human Geography Wood Vocab Unit 3
Acculturation
Animism
Artifacts
Assimilation
the less dominant culture adopts some of the traits of the mo…
The belief that inanimate objects have spirits and conscious…
human creations that reflect values, beliefs, and behaviors
the dominant culture completely absorbs the less dominant one
Acculturation
the less dominant culture adopts some of the traits of the mo…
Animism
The belief that inanimate objects have spirits and conscious…
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AP Human Geography Unit 3
Culture
Culture Trait
Cultural Realm
Habit
Jewish and Islamic do not eat pork
Culture
Culture Trait
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Geography: Unit 3- The Atmosphere
Characteristics of the Atmosphere
Layers of the Atmosphere
Ozone Layer
Ozone Depletion
Fluid, made up of various gases, has a mass, and consist of l…
Troposphere, stratosphere, Mesosphere, Thermosphere
O3 molecule, in the stratosphere, absorbs radiation
Thinning of the ozone layer because of CFCs
Characteristics of the Atmosphere
Fluid, made up of various gases, has a mass, and consist of l…
Layers of the Atmosphere
Troposphere, stratosphere, Mesosphere, Thermosphere
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Unit 3: 5-Themes Of Geography
geography
Five theme of Geography
Location
Absolute location
study of places on earth and the relationships between people…
There are 5 themes of geography that are used in social studi…
A theme of geography.Location a place on earth by finding the…
A part of the theme location.Describes a place's location on…
geography
study of places on earth and the relationships between people…
Five theme of Geography
There are 5 themes of geography that are used in social studi…
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Human Geography Unit 3
Folk Culture
Popular Culture
Modernism
Traditionalism
Culture traditionally practiced by a small, homogeneous, rura…
Culture found in a large, heterogeneous society that shares c…
A cultural movement embracing human empowerment and rejecting…
The up keeping of traditions or rituals.
Folk Culture
Culture traditionally practiced by a small, homogeneous, rura…
Popular Culture
Culture found in a large, heterogeneous society that shares c…
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Unit 3 world geography
Culture
Ethnic group
Cultural hearth
Culture trait
A way of life including meanings and symbolic practices, tran…
A group of people with a common culture, usually based on eth…
A region where cultural traits develop
Culture practices
Culture
A way of life including meanings and symbolic practices, tran…
Ethnic group
A group of people with a common culture, usually based on eth…
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AP Human Geography Unit 3
American English
British Revised Pronunciation(BRP)
Carl Sauer
Cultural Landscape/Built Environment
the English language as spoken and written in the US.
the accent of Standard English in the United Kingdom
defined the concept of cultural landscape as the fundamental…
An approach to geography that emphasizes the relationships am…
American English
the English language as spoken and written in the US.
British Revised Pronunciation(BRP)
the accent of Standard English in the United Kingdom
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Glencoe World Geography Unit 3
Amazon Basin
Amazon River
Andes Mountain Chain
Apennine Peninsula
.South of Llanos... .Largest Lowland of South America ... .Contains…
.Second longest river in world: 4,000 miles... .Drains most of B…
.Longest above sea mountain range... .20,000 feet above sea leve…
Forms Italy... Mountains to the south... Plains to the north
Amazon Basin
.South of Llanos... .Largest Lowland of South America ... .Contains…
Amazon River
.Second longest river in world: 4,000 miles... .Drains most of B…
Ap Human Geography Unit 3
Population Distribution
Ecumene
Density
Arithmetic Density
patterns of where people live
Portion of the Earth's surface occupied by permanent human se…
the amount of something in a given area
Total number of objects in an area
Population Distribution
patterns of where people live
Ecumene
Portion of the Earth's surface occupied by permanent human se…
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Unit 3 The Geography Of Communities
Geography
Landform
Plains
Climate
The study of Earth and its people
a natural area that is part of the earth's surface
low, flat areas, usually with few trees
the weather conditions of a particular place or region over t…
Geography
The study of Earth and its people
Landform
a natural area that is part of the earth's surface
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Geography Unit 3
Demographics
Birth Rate
Death Rate
Life Expectancy
statistical data relating to the population and particular gr…
Number of live births per thousand of population per year
the number of death per one thousand people per year
The average number of years a person may expect to live
Demographics
statistical data relating to the population and particular gr…
Birth Rate
Number of live births per thousand of population per year
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Geography Unit 3
Demography
What is population?
Population in Raw Number
Population Density
Study of population
The number of people inhabiting one area of focus at a given…
Raw population data doesn't take into account the size of the…
Displayed as the number of people per sq. mile, or kilometer,…
Demography
Study of population
What is population?
The number of people inhabiting one area of focus at a given…
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Geography 010 Unit 3
Soil
Biodiversity
parent material
regolith
a dynamic natural body, made up of fine materials covering th…
-The sum total of all biotic variation from the level of gene…
The unconsolidated material, from both organic and mineral so…
The partially weathered rock overlaying bedrock, whether resi…
Soil
a dynamic natural body, made up of fine materials covering th…
Biodiversity
-The sum total of all biotic variation from the level of gene…
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Geography unit 3 Aqa
Settlement
Mega city
Site
Situation
Where people live
More than 10 million people
The place where it is located
Where it is located in relation to the surrounding areas
Settlement
Where people live
Mega city
More than 10 million people
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Unit 3: Cultural Geography
Acculturation
Artifacts
Assimilation
Cultural Adaption
cultural modification of an individual, group, or people by a…
an object made by a human being, typically an item of cultura…
absorbing one cultural group into another.
Adjusting a translation based on the cultural environment of…
Acculturation
cultural modification of an individual, group, or people by a…
Artifacts
an object made by a human being, typically an item of cultura…
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Canadian Geography: Unit 3
Aboriginal Peoples
Treaty
Economic Base
First Nations
Descendants of Canada's first inhabitants
In Canada, an official agreement between the federal governme…
Economic activities that allow a community to exist. For exam…
Group of Aboriginal people who share the same culture and her…
Aboriginal Peoples
Descendants of Canada's first inhabitants
Treaty
In Canada, an official agreement between the federal governme…
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Geography unit 3
What are south Americas highest mounta…
What mountain chain runs through Mexic…
What ocean does the Amazon river empty…
What is the dominant language of Mexic…
Andres mountain
Sierra madre mountain
Atlantic Ocean
Spanish because of influence
What are south Americas highest mounta…
Andres mountain
What mountain chain runs through Mexic…
Sierra madre mountain
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Unit 3 Culture and Geography
culture
cultural trait
norm
cultural landscapes
the beliefs, customs, practices and behaviors of a particular…
an idea or way of doing things that is common in a certain cu…
a behavior that is considered normal in a particular society
geographic areas that have been shaped by people
culture
the beliefs, customs, practices and behaviors of a particular…
cultural trait
an idea or way of doing things that is common in a certain cu…
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Human Geography - Unit 3
brain drain
chain migration
circulation
counter-urbanization
the large-scale emigration of a large group of individuals wi…
When a migrant communicates to family and friends at home, en…
short-term, repetitive or cyclical movements that recur on a…
net migration from urban to rural areas in MDCs
brain drain
the large-scale emigration of a large group of individuals wi…
chain migration
When a migrant communicates to family and friends at home, en…
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World Geography Unit 3
Levee
Neolithic Revolution
River Valley Civilization
Hurricane
An artificial enbankment built to protect from flooding and s…
Transition from nomadic hunter-gatherers to sedentary agricul…
Ancient civilizations that formed in river valleys due to the…
Type of storm called a tropical cyclone, which forms over tro…
Levee
An artificial enbankment built to protect from flooding and s…
Neolithic Revolution
Transition from nomadic hunter-gatherers to sedentary agricul…
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Honors world geography unit 3
Polis
Aristocracy
Helot
Homer
a city state in ancient Greece, especially as considered in i…
the highest class in certain societies, especially those hold…
a member of a class of serfs in ancient Sparta, intermediate…
Homer is best known as the author of the Iliad and the Odysse…
Polis
a city state in ancient Greece, especially as considered in i…
Aristocracy
the highest class in certain societies, especially those hold…
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World Geography Unit 3
What country is the taiga located in
What type of climate zone do rainfores…
3 countries that have rainforest
What two countries in Europe are calle…
Siberia & russia
Tropical wet
Brazil, Congo, Indonesia
Belgium && the Netherlands
What country is the taiga located in
Siberia & russia
What type of climate zone do rainfores…
Tropical wet
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World Geography Unit 3
Watershed
Food web
Freshwater
Food Chain
A geographic area that includes all of the land and waterways…
All of the feeding relationships within and ecosystem. Each l…
Made up of water that is fresh, not salty. this term is also…
A series of plants and animals, each of which depends on the…
Watershed
A geographic area that includes all of the land and waterways…
Food web
All of the feeding relationships within and ecosystem. Each l…
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Human Geography Unit 3
Diffusion
Cultural Diffusion
Cultural Hearth
Expansion Diffusion
How things spread over time and space
The process when an idea or innovation is transmitted from an…
The are where a trait/culture first began
A process in which items being diffused remain and intensify…
Diffusion
How things spread over time and space
Cultural Diffusion
The process when an idea or innovation is transmitted from an…
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World Geography: Unit 3
Indo-Europeans
Migrations
Caucasus Mountains
Steppes
In about the 1500s BCE these people were migrating tribes fro…
Movements of groups from one location to another
A mountain system in southeastern Europe between the Black Se…
Dry grasslands that stretched north of the Caucasus
Indo-Europeans
In about the 1500s BCE these people were migrating tribes fro…
Migrations
Movements of groups from one location to another
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Geography in the Western Hemisphere - Unit 3
adapt
climate
environment
geography
to change in order to fit new conditions
weather patterns over time (temperature, precipitation, sunsh…
the geographic characteristics that surround and affect the w…
the study of the earth and how people live on earth and use i…
adapt
to change in order to fit new conditions
climate
weather patterns over time (temperature, precipitation, sunsh…
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geography unit 3
ethnic groups
cultural regions
linguistic groups
colonialism
a group of people in a country who share a unique culture and…
an area that is set apart from other places by the way of lif…
a group of people who share a common language
a system in which one country rules another area as a colony.…
ethnic groups
a group of people in a country who share a unique culture and…
cultural regions
an area that is set apart from other places by the way of lif…
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AP Human Geography Unit 3
culture
material
nonmaterial
customs and traditions
culture- learned, collective behavior
actual physical objects, things that you can touch, that repr…
not actual objects, things that you can't touch that represen…
cultural practices that people of a certain culture perform t…
culture
culture- learned, collective behavior
material
actual physical objects, things that you can touch, that repr…
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AP Human Geography Unit 3
assimilation
cultural landscape
culture
custom
the process in which people lose originally differentiating t…
the visible imprint of human activity and culture on the land…
knowledge, attitudes, habitual behavior patterns shared and t…
a practice followed by a group of people
assimilation
the process in which people lose originally differentiating t…
cultural landscape
the visible imprint of human activity and culture on the land…
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Unit 3 Political Geography
Ethnicity
Race
Nationality
Example of One Race, Many Ethnicities
a group of people who share the CULTURAL TRADITIONS of a part…
a group of people who share a BIOLOGICAL ANCESTOR;... PHYSICAL C…
a group of people who share legal attachments to a particular…
"White in America"
Ethnicity
a group of people who share the CULTURAL TRADITIONS of a part…
Race
a group of people who share a BIOLOGICAL ANCESTOR;... PHYSICAL C…
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Unit 3 World Geography
Character Of Place
Gerrymandering
Columbian Exchange
Push Factor
The qualities of a person + place
Manipulate the boundaries
The exchange between American + Afro - Eurasian.... They exchang…
Motivates one to leave
Character Of Place
The qualities of a person + place
Gerrymandering
Manipulate the boundaries
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world Geography unit 3
levee
neolithic revolution
River Valley Civilization
Hurricanes
an artificial embankment built to protect from flooding and s…
the transition from nomadic hunter-gatherers to sedentary agr…
ancient civilizations that formed in river valleys for the fe…
tropical cycles that occur on tropical or subtropical waters
levee
an artificial embankment built to protect from flooding and s…
neolithic revolution
the transition from nomadic hunter-gatherers to sedentary agr…
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Daily Geography Unit 3
On which continent is the South Pole l…
Which two countries have land borders…
What direction would you steer your bo…
Which ocean contains the North Pole?
Antarctica
Mexico and Canada
West
Arctic Ocean
On which continent is the South Pole l…
Antarctica
Which two countries have land borders…
Mexico and Canada
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