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Geography Unit 3
Contour Plowing
Soil Exhaustion
Crop Rotation
Irrigation
Plowing across a hill instead of up and down
Condition where soil loses all nutrients
Process of rotating where a type of crop is planted
Process where water is artificially supplied to land
Contour Plowing
Plowing across a hill instead of up and down
Soil Exhaustion
Condition where soil loses all nutrients
26 terms
Unit 3 2ESO: Geography
sea
ocean
coast
beach
sea
ocean
Unit 3 Key Terms and Concepts AP Human Geography
Culture
Folk Culture
Popular Culture
Environmental determinism
The sum total of knowledge, attitudes, traditions, and belief…
Small, homogeneous, rural groups living in relative isolation…
Large, heterogeneous societies that shares certain habits des…
The physical environment causes social and cultural development
Culture
The sum total of knowledge, attitudes, traditions, and belief…
Folk Culture
Small, homogeneous, rural groups living in relative isolation…
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Geography Unit 3 Vocab
Isthmus
Cloud Forest
Mestizo
Biodiversity
A narrow piece of land that connects two larger pieces of lan…
Warm humid climates with a high elevation create a cloud forest
A person of both European and Spanish heritage
A variety of different life forms in one habitiat... Ex: the Am…
Isthmus
A narrow piece of land that connects two larger pieces of lan…
Cloud Forest
Warm humid climates with a high elevation create a cloud forest
21 terms
Geography 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... The number of different species in a…
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…
12 terms
Geography Unit 3
culture
cultural diffusion
cultural diversity
ethnic group
a set of beliefs, values, and practices that a group of peopl…
the spread of culture traits from one region to another... ex: A…
having a variety of cultures in the same area... ex: Buford High…
a group of people who share a common culture and ancestry.
culture
a set of beliefs, values, and practices that a group of peopl…
cultural diffusion
the spread of culture traits from one region to another... ex: A…
45 terms
Geography Unit 3
What is the name of the movie we watch…
Who was the person who made Guns steel…
What was the first civilization made o…
Mesopotamia is in what modern country
Gun, steel, and germs.
Jarred Diamond.
Mesopotamia.
Iraq
What is the name of the movie we watch…
Gun, steel, and germs.
Who was the person who made Guns steel…
Jarred Diamond.
112 terms
AP HUMAN GEOGRAPHY UNIT 3 TERMS: CULTURE/LANGUAGE/RELIGION
Acculteration
Assimulation
Cultural Adaptation
Cultural core
The adoption of cultural traits, such as language, by one gro…
The social process of absorbing one cultural group into harmo…
The positive reaction where by the foreigner readily accepts…
The core-periphery idea that the core houses main economic po…
Acculteration
The adoption of cultural traits, such as language, by one gro…
Assimulation
The social process of absorbing one cultural group into harmo…
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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…
25 terms
Geography Unit 3
Natural Increase
Migration
Language Family
Culture Diffusion
the growth rate of a population; the difference between birth…
the movement of people from place to place
group of related languages that have all developed from one e…
the spread of culture traits, material and non-material, from…
Natural Increase
the growth rate of a population; the difference between birth…
Migration
the movement of people from place to place
Unit 3 vocab Geography
Cordilleras
Altiplano
Escarpment
Illanos
An extensive chain of mountain ranges
The high tableland of South America
A long, steep slope at the edge of a plateau
A treeless grassy plain
Cordilleras
An extensive chain of mountain ranges
Altiplano
The high tableland of South America
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Geography Unit 3 Vocab Review
Campesino
Canopy
Cash crops
Cuadillo
Rural farmers + workers
Continuous layers of leaves
Crops produced in large quantities to be sold or traded.
Dictator
Campesino
Rural farmers + workers
Canopy
Continuous layers of leaves
Geography Unit 3
Anthropogenic Biomes
Biodiversity
Biome
Ecosystem
Biomes that are the result of sustained direct human interact…
The type, number and variety of living organisms within a giv…
A community of life forms adapted to a large natural area
A community of plants and animals in a non-living environment
Anthropogenic Biomes
Biomes that are the result of sustained direct human interact…
Biodiversity
The type, number and variety of living organisms within a giv…
52 terms
Geography Unit 3
northeast
northeast
northeast
megalopolis
has beautiful geography and climate (US)
has a unique combination of precipitation, soil, and trees, b…
waters a big asset to ____, especially New England's fishing
greek rooted word meaning very large city
northeast
has beautiful geography and climate (US)
northeast
has a unique combination of precipitation, soil, and trees, b…
23 terms
Unit 3 Human Geography
Assimilation
Cultural Landscape
Culture
Custom
People losing different traits when they meet a new culture... E…
A landscape that shows a visible imprint of human activity an…
A society that shares attitude, knowledge, and behavior... Ex. A…
Practice routinely followed by a group of people.... Ex. A certa…
Assimilation
People losing different traits when they meet a new culture... E…
Cultural Landscape
A landscape that shows a visible imprint of human activity an…
World Geography Unit 3 Vocabulary
Appalachian Mountains
Assimilation
Beringia
Canadian Shield
a mountain range in eastern North America which creates a bar…
the process of adjusting to the customs and attitudes of a gr…
a region around Russia, Alaska and Northern Canada, where the…
a large area of exposed rock that forms the core of North Ame…
Appalachian Mountains
a mountain range in eastern North America which creates a bar…
Assimilation
the process of adjusting to the customs and attitudes of a gr…
15 terms
Geography--Neolithic Revolution, Unit 3, Mr. Garner
Neolithic Era
Neolithic Revolution
Revolution
Domestication
"New Stone Age". 12,000-6,000 years ago. More complex tools.…
A period of time when humans first domesticated plants and an…
A complete, total change from before in politics, society, ec…
Bringing plants and animals under human control for food.
Neolithic Era
"New Stone Age". 12,000-6,000 years ago. More complex tools.…
Neolithic Revolution
A period of time when humans first domesticated plants and an…
Unit 3- World Geography
Migration
emigration
immigration
Push Factors
the permanent move to a new location
migration from a location
migration to a location
factors that motivate people to move out of their current loc…
Migration
the permanent move to a new location
emigration
migration from a location
World Geography : Unit 3
three types of precipitation
convectional
orographic
frontal
convectional, orographic, frontal
typical in hot climates convection occurs after morning sunsh…
associated with mountain areas, storms drop more rain on the…
mid-latitude frontal storms feature cold dense air masses tha…
three types of precipitation
convectional, orographic, frontal
convectional
typical in hot climates convection occurs after morning sunsh…
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Human Geography Unit 3 Vocab
Religion and Language
Cultural Landscape
Religion
Monotheism
The foundation of culture and are much alike in the sense tha…
The visible imprint of human activity and culture on a landsc…
A system of beliefs and practices that attempts to order life…
The belief in one god.
Religion and Language
The foundation of culture and are much alike in the sense tha…
Cultural Landscape
The visible imprint of human activity and culture on a landsc…
133 terms
Human Geography Unit 3
Accents
Acculturation
Animism
Apartheid
Varieties of language that differ solely in pronunciation
The adoption of cultural traits, such as language, by one gro…
Belief that objects, such as plants and stones, or natural ev…
The name for the legal segregation of races in the country of…
Accents
Varieties of language that differ solely in pronunciation
Acculturation
The adoption of cultural traits, such as language, by one gro…
25 terms
Geography unit 3
Population density
Dependency load
Demography
Push factors
A way of describing how crowded a place is.... Formula= number o…
Measure showing the number of dependants to the total populat…
The study of statistics such as births, deaths, income or the…
Negative aspects or conditions that motivates one to leave... (O…
Population density
A way of describing how crowded a place is.... Formula= number o…
Dependency load
Measure showing the number of dependants to the total populat…
19 terms
Geography - Unit 3
Colonization
Triangle Trade
Push and Pull Factors
Deforestation
When a central system of power dominates surrounding land
Trade among 3 continents: Americas, Europe and Africa
Reasons for migration due to either war or drought vs. better…
Forests cleared for commercial farmland or for grazing cattle.
Colonization
When a central system of power dominates surrounding land
Triangle Trade
Trade among 3 continents: Americas, Europe and Africa
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Geography Unit 3 Vocabulary Terms
Culture
Language Family
Ethnic Group
Culture Region
way of life of a group of people who share similar culture tr…
group of related languages that have all developed from one e…
group of people who who share common ancestry, language, reli…
division of the Earth in which people share a similar way of…
Culture
way of life of a group of people who share similar culture tr…
Language Family
group of related languages that have all developed from one e…
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ofl World Geography Unit 3 vocabulary
isthmus
valley
earthquake
lava
A narrow strip of land connecting two larger land areas
An area of low land between hills or mountains
The shaking that results from the movement of rock beneath Ea…
Liquid, molten rock on the Earth's surface.
isthmus
A narrow strip of land connecting two larger land areas
valley
An area of low land between hills or mountains
Geography Maps: Unit 3- Asia
China/Beijing
Mongolia/Ulaanbaatar
North Korea/Pyangyang
South Korea/Seoul
China/Beijing
Mongolia/Ulaanbaatar
24 terms
Unit 3- cultural geography
Sahara desert
Low Countries
Culture
Rust belt
The largest desert in the world, deserts are marked by the am…
Netherlands and Belgium
Knowledge, behaviors, and attitudes shared by and passed on b…
named to suggest discarded machinery of factories that were n…
Sahara desert
The largest desert in the world, deserts are marked by the am…
Low Countries
Netherlands and Belgium
World Geography - Unit 3
Cordillera
Altiplano
Escarpment
Llano
mountain range that runs parallel to another
spanish for high plan, a region in Peru and Bolivia encircle…
steep cliff or slope between a higher and lower land surface
fertile plains in inland areas of Colombia and Venezuela
Cordillera
mountain range that runs parallel to another
Altiplano
spanish for high plan, a region in Peru and Bolivia encircle…
Geography 12 unit 3
Advection Fog
Air mass
Albedo
Anemometer
Warm air pulled across a cold surface cools and dew point is…
Large mass of air which has relatively uniform temperatures a…
The percentage of solar radiation reflected back to space.
Instrument which measures wind speed.
Advection Fog
Warm air pulled across a cold surface cools and dew point is…
Air mass
Large mass of air which has relatively uniform temperatures a…
22 terms
World Geography Unit 3
llanos
slash and burn
terraced farming
pampas
grassy, treeless areas used for livestock grazing and farming
to clear fields by cutting trees, brush, and grasses and burn…
an ancient technique for growing crops on hillsides or mounta…
areas of grasslands and rich soil found in northern Argentina…
llanos
grassy, treeless areas used for livestock grazing and farming
slash and burn
to clear fields by cutting trees, brush, and grasses and burn…
64 terms
Geography Unit 3
Andes Mountains
Pampas
Slash and Burn Farming
Terraced Farming
Many active volcanoes; Called Rockies in United States and Si…
Found in Argentina and Uruguay; Mainly used for farming and c…
The act of burning down old crops in order to replace the nut…
The act of building terraces into the sides of mountains to b…
Andes Mountains
Many active volcanoes; Called Rockies in United States and Si…
Pampas
Found in Argentina and Uruguay; Mainly used for farming and c…
100 terms
Unit 3 Human Geography
Culture
Folk Culture
Popular Culture
Local Culture
The total knowledge, attitudes, and habitual behavior pattern…
Cultural traits such as clothing, traditions, that occur in s…
Cultral traits such as diet, and music that influence western…
Community that share traits, customs, and culture
Culture
The total knowledge, attitudes, and habitual behavior pattern…
Folk Culture
Cultural traits such as clothing, traditions, that occur in s…
54 terms
Human Geography Unit 3
Acculturation
Assimilation
Colonialism
Commodification
the process of adopting the cultural traits or social pattern…
The process through which people lose originally differentiat…
Rule by an autonomous power over a subordinate and alien peop…
The process through which something is giben monetary value.…
Acculturation
the process of adopting the cultural traits or social pattern…
Assimilation
The process through which people lose originally differentiat…
25 terms
Unit 3: North America Geography and History
Contiguous
Temperate
Glacier
Cordillera
connected in one block
mild, in terms of climate
a large mass of ice and packed snow
a system of several parallel mountain ranges
Contiguous
connected in one block
Temperate
mild, in terms of climate
Geography Unit 3
Spatial Inequality
Urbanization
Sustainable Development
Biodiversity
the unequal distribution of wealth and resources in a specifi…
the movement of large numbers of people to cities
economic development that is done without the depletion of na…
the variety of different plants and animals in a specific area
Spatial Inequality
the unequal distribution of wealth and resources in a specifi…
Urbanization
the movement of large numbers of people to cities
Unit 3 NFV Geography Vocabulary
Culture
Ethnocentrism
Cultural Relativism
Material Culture
Collective beliefs, customs, and behaviors of a group
The tendency to assume that one's own culture and way of life…
The practice of trying to understand a culture on its own ter…
tangible, physical items produced and used by members of a sp…
Culture
Collective beliefs, customs, and behaviors of a group
Ethnocentrism
The tendency to assume that one's own culture and way of life…
27 terms
Unit 3 NFV Geography Vocabulary
Culture
Ethnocentrism
Cultural Relativism
Material Culture
Collective beliefs, customs, and behaviors of a group
The tendency to assume that one's own culture and way of life…
The practice of trying to understand a culture on its own ter…
tangible, physical items produced and used by members of a sp…
Culture
Collective beliefs, customs, and behaviors of a group
Ethnocentrism
The tendency to assume that one's own culture and way of life…
Geography Unit 3
aqueducts
aquifiers
contour plowing
soil exhaustion
artificial waterways for irrigation
water that can be replenished by rain and is in rock
plowing fields on hills sideways rather than verticaaly
when the Nutrients from the soil is gone, because of planting…
aqueducts
artificial waterways for irrigation
aquifiers
water that can be replenished by rain and is in rock
24 terms
unit 3 geography review
immigrant
emigrant
migration stream
push factors
A person who comes into a country to live there.
A person who leaves a country or region to live elsewhere.
A constant flow of migrants from the same origin to the same…
Factors that induce people to leave old residences.
immigrant
A person who comes into a country to live there.
emigrant
A person who leaves a country or region to live elsewhere.
27 terms
Geography Unit 3
aqueducts
aquifers
contour plowing
soil exhaustion
bridge like structures that carry water
An underground water reservoir.
plowing fields along the curves of a slope to prevent soil loss
the soil is infertile because it has lost nutrients needed by…
aqueducts
bridge like structures that carry water
aquifers
An underground water reservoir.
95 terms
Geography Unit 3 notes, Geography
contour plowing
soil exhaustion
crop rotation
soil salinization
works across the hill, rather than up and down the hill and i…
condition where soil becomes nearly useless for farming cause…
planting different crops in alternate years and and can preve…
salt buildup in soil and is caused by irrigation
contour plowing
works across the hill, rather than up and down the hill and i…
soil exhaustion
condition where soil becomes nearly useless for farming cause…
30 terms
World Geography Vocabulary: Unit 3
Agribusiness
Berlin Wall
Chernobyl
city-states
agriculture conducted on commercial principles, especially us…
Heavily guarded wall built on the boundary between East and W…
a catastrophic nuclear accident that occurred on 26 April 198…
a city that it's surrounding territory forms an independent s…
Agribusiness
agriculture conducted on commercial principles, especially us…
Berlin Wall
Heavily guarded wall built on the boundary between East and W…
27 terms
Unit 3 NFV Geography Vocabulary
Culture
Ethnocentrism
Cultural Relativism
Material Culture
Collective beliefs, customs, and behaviors of a group
The tendency to assume that one's own culture and way of life…
The practice of trying to understand a culture on its own ter…
tangible, physical items produced and used by members of a sp…
Culture
Collective beliefs, customs, and behaviors of a group
Ethnocentrism
The tendency to assume that one's own culture and way of life…
geography unit 3
manifest destiny
interchangeable parts
transportation revolution
seneca falls convention
when they said that it is their God given right to move to th…
instead of making one finished product they make many parts t…
steam boat ... size of shipments were bigger and you could trave…
first woman right movement ... write declaration of rights and s…
manifest destiny
when they said that it is their God given right to move to th…
interchangeable parts
instead of making one finished product they make many parts t…
Geography Unit 3
St. Lawrence River
Colorado River
Columbia River
Rio Grande
...
...
...
...
St. Lawrence River
...
Colorado River
...
Geography Unit 3
Why are environmental issues a major c…
Strategies being used in Sub-Saharan A…
What is the primary strategy being use…
Factors responsible for environmental…
They derive most of their livelihoods from the land.
increased soil fertility, reduced use of chemical agents, ref…
protection
deforestation, positive population growth, tourism
Why are environmental issues a major c…
They derive most of their livelihoods from the land.
Strategies being used in Sub-Saharan A…
increased soil fertility, reduced use of chemical agents, ref…
48 terms
Human Geography Unit 3
language extinction
standard language
lingua france
dialect
when a language is no longer used
one that is published, widely distributed and taught
common language used by 2 groups to communicate
geographically distinct version of the same language
language extinction
when a language is no longer used
standard language
one that is published, widely distributed and taught
94 terms
Geography Unit 3
atmosphere
weather
climate
meteorology
blanket of gases surrounding the earth. ... -densest at sea level
temporary state of the atmosphere
average of weather conditions in a place over a long period o…
study and science of weather
atmosphere
blanket of gases surrounding the earth. ... -densest at sea level
weather
temporary state of the atmosphere
AP Human Geography Unit 3 Religion
Ahimsa
Animism
Autonomous Religion
Branch
The principle of non-violence toward all living things in Hin…
The belief that inanimate objects, such as hills, trees, rock…
A religion that does not have a central authority but shares…
A smaller division of some... larger or more complex religion
Ahimsa
The principle of non-violence toward all living things in Hin…
Animism
The belief that inanimate objects, such as hills, trees, rock…
7 terms
Geography unit 3
Landform regions
Continental drift/ plate tectonics
Appalachian Mountains - characteristics
Western Cordillera- characteristics
Appalachians ... Innuitian mountains... Western cordillera... Hudson b…
PLATE TECTONICS ... the surface of the earth is a thin layer of…
- Most easterly landform region of Canada... - Oldest highland r…
- most westerly landform region of Canada ... - most beautiful l…
Landform regions
Appalachians ... Innuitian mountains... Western cordillera... Hudson b…
Continental drift/ plate tectonics
PLATE TECTONICS ... the surface of the earth is a thin layer of…
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