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Unit 5: American Geography
Native Americans
European Americans
African Americans
Asian Americans
Unit 5: This group includes people whose ancestors are indige…
Unit 5: This group includes people whose ancestors who immigr…
Unit 5: This group primarily includes people whose ancestors…
Unit 5: This group includes people whose ancestors immigrated…
Native Americans
Unit 5: This group includes people whose ancestors are indige…
European Americans
Unit 5: This group includes people whose ancestors who immigr…
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Geography: Unit 5
Afghanistan
Azerbajan
Iran
Iraq
Kabul
Baku
Tehran
Baghdad
Afghanistan
Kabul
Azerbajan
Baku
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Unit 5: Russia and the Eurasian Republics Geography and History
Landmass
Steppe
Isolated
Permafrost
a very large area of land
a very large plain of dry glassland
cut off from all others
permanently frozen land
Landmass
a very large area of land
Steppe
a very large plain of dry glassland
Unit 5: Ethnicity & Political Geography
Anocracy
Autocracy
City-State
Compact State
A country that is not fully democratic or fully autocratic.…
A country run according to the interest of the ruler rather t…
A city that with its surrounding territory forms an independe…
A state where the distance from the center to any boundary di…
Anocracy
A country that is not fully democratic or fully autocratic.…
Autocracy
A country run according to the interest of the ruler rather t…
D1 UNIT 5 Geographie
das Bundesland
Baden-Württemberg
Bayern
Berlin
German state
Baden-Württemberg
Bavaria
Berlin
das Bundesland
German state
Baden-Württemberg
Baden-Württemberg
Unit 5 World Geography
New Orleans
Brazil
Hati
Polders
floods,hurricanes; m/a-sea wall, a-house on stilts
south america, portuguese,
(adapatation) Earthquake, hurricane,
a low-lying tract of land enclosed by dikes; low line area in…
New Orleans
floods,hurricanes; m/a-sea wall, a-house on stilts
Brazil
south america, portuguese,
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Unit 5 Map: Geography
Ireland
Norway
Hungary
Ukraine
Ireland
Norway
8 terms
Geography unit 5
Guatemala
Honduras
Cuba
Jamaica
Guatemala city
Tegucigalpa
Havana
Kingston
Guatemala
Guatemala city
Honduras
Tegucigalpa
World geography unit 5
Communists
Free market
Russia... Kazakhstan... Ukraine
Climate
After World War 2 the Soviet Union helped __ to take over Eas…
Western Europe wanted Eastern Europe to have a __ __ economy.
Name the three largest countries that came from the Soviet Re…
The continental __ has sometimes protected the plains region…
Communists
After World War 2 the Soviet Union helped __ to take over Eas…
Free market
Western Europe wanted Eastern Europe to have a __ __ economy.
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Unit 5 AP Geography
Agribusiness
Agriculture/farming
Aquaculture
Biotechnology
The set of economic and political relationships that organize…
deliberate tending of crops and livestock to produce food, fe…
the cultivation of seafood
A form of technology that uses living organisms, usually gene…
Agribusiness
The set of economic and political relationships that organize…
Agriculture/farming
deliberate tending of crops and livestock to produce food, fe…
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Unit 5 Geography notes
Boundary
Brain Drain
Compact State
Elongated State
A line that marks the limits of an area; a dividing line
The emigration of highly trained or intelligent people from a…
Compact state is typically small and roundish in shape. Very…
States with a long, narrow extended territory. Ex: Norway
Boundary
A line that marks the limits of an area; a dividing line
Brain Drain
The emigration of highly trained or intelligent people from a…
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Unit 5: Political Geography
Nation
Sovereignty
City-States
Imperialism
A tightly knit group of people, usually having shared identit…
Independence from control of its internal affairs by other st…
A sovereign state that comprises a town and the surrounding c…
The control of a territory already occupied and organized by…
Nation
A tightly knit group of people, usually having shared identit…
Sovereignty
Independence from control of its internal affairs by other st…
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Summer School - Geography Unit 5
Nationality
Sovereignty
Czar
Satellite
General term for a major ethnic group
Self-rule
Supreme ruler of Russia
Foreign country that is now controlled by Soviet Union
Nationality
General term for a major ethnic group
Sovereignty
Self-rule
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Unit 5: Political Geography
Nation
Sovereignty
City-States
Imperialism
A tightly knit group of people, usually having shared identit…
Independence from control of its internal affairs by other st…
A sovereign state that comprises a town and the surrounding c…
The control of a territory already occupied and organized by…
Nation
A tightly knit group of people, usually having shared identit…
Sovereignty
Independence from control of its internal affairs by other st…
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Unit 5: Cultural Geography of Europe Must Know Terms
Group of people who share common ances…
Series of religious wars (A.D. 1100-13…
A payment for damages.
Society based on equality in which wor…
Ethnic Group
Crusades
Reparations
Communism
Group of people who share common ances…
Ethnic Group
Series of religious wars (A.D. 1100-13…
Crusades
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Geography Unit 5 review
The Prime Meridian passes through
The Indian Ocean is entirely
Thematic maps include
An elevation map shows
Africa and Europe
Within the eastern hemisphere
Vegetation religion land use population contour recourses or…
Height and elevation
The Prime Meridian passes through
Africa and Europe
The Indian Ocean is entirely
Within the eastern hemisphere
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Geography of Europe - Unit 5
Scandinavian
Dikes
Volcanoes, geysers, hot springs
Apennine
Peninsula that has thousands of lakes left by glaciers that m…
Dutch constructed these to hold back waters.
Features of the island of Iceland.
Peninsula that makes up the country of Italy.
Scandinavian
Peninsula that has thousands of lakes left by glaciers that m…
Dikes
Dutch constructed these to hold back waters.
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Unit 5 Geography
Sub-Saharan Africa lies ____ of the Sa…
The continents once belonged to one su…
Sub-Saharan Africa is divided into fou…
West Africa = savannas. What are savan…
south
Pangaea
West, central, east, south
grasslands
Sub-Saharan Africa lies ____ of the Sa…
south
The continents once belonged to one su…
Pangaea
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Unit 5 Agriculture Geography
Subsistence Farming
Commercial Farming
Types of Subsistence Farming
Types of Commercial Farming
⚫ In Developing Countries... ⚫ Provides Food for Farmer & Family…
⚫ In developed Countries... ⚫ Food Surplus... ⚫ Enough Food To Sell…
⚫ Shifting Cultivation... ⚫ Intensive Subsistence... ⚫ Nomad ism... ⚫…
⚫ Mixed Crop... ⚫ Dairying... ⚫ Grain... ⚫ Ranching... ⚫ Meat... ⚫ Commercia…
Subsistence Farming
⚫ In Developing Countries... ⚫ Provides Food for Farmer & Family…
Commercial Farming
⚫ In developed Countries... ⚫ Food Surplus... ⚫ Enough Food To Sell…
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Geography unit 5
Economics
Scarcity
Opportunity cost
Demand
Is the study of how people meet their wants and needs.
Is having a limited quantity of resources to meet unlimited w…
Is the cost of what you have to give.
Is the desire for a certain good or services.
Economics
Is the study of how people meet their wants and needs.
Scarcity
Is having a limited quantity of resources to meet unlimited w…
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Geography - Unit 5
Capitalism
Communism
Core/Periphery Model
Economic System
Economic model wherein people, corporations, and states produ…
A doctrine based on revolutionary Marxian socialism and a sys…
Based on the idea that certain types of political and economi…
An organized way in which a state or nation allocates its res…
Capitalism
Economic model wherein people, corporations, and states produ…
Communism
A doctrine based on revolutionary Marxian socialism and a sys…
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AP Human Geography- Unit 5
State
Nation
Devolution (Jennings Quizlet)
Democracy
A politically organized territory with a permanent population…
A culturally defined group of people with a... shared past and a…
the both the decentralization of a government from a unitary…
People directly control government
State
A politically organized territory with a permanent population…
Nation
A culturally defined group of people with a... shared past and a…
2015 2016 Human Geo Unit 5 Political Geography Vocab
Asylum
Refugee
Republic
State
The protection granted by a nation to someone who has left th…
A person who flees for refuge or safety, especially to a fore…
A government in which citizens elect representatives to rule…
An area organized into a political unit and ruled by an estab…
Asylum
The protection granted by a nation to someone who has left th…
Refugee
A person who flees for refuge or safety, especially to a fore…
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World Geography Unit 5 Test
Black Market
Permafrost
Satellite
Steppe
Illegal trade of scarce or illegal goods, usually sold at hig…
Permanently frozen lay of soil beneath the surface of the gro…
A country controlled by another country, notably Eastern Euro…
Wide, grassy plains of Eurasia
Black Market
Illegal trade of scarce or illegal goods, usually sold at hig…
Permafrost
Permanently frozen lay of soil beneath the surface of the gro…
Geography Unit 5
Colombian Exchange
Elements of Culture
Colonization
Cultural Diffusion
was the widespread transfer of animals, plants, culture, huma…
Religion, food, language
One country taking over another area to be used for their ben…
spread of cultural beliefs and social activities from one gro…
Colombian Exchange
was the widespread transfer of animals, plants, culture, huma…
Elements of Culture
Religion, food, language
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Unit 5: American Geography
Native Americans
European Americans
African Americans
Asian Americans
Unit 5: This group includes people whose ancestors are indige…
Unit 5: This group includes people whose ancestors who immigr…
Unit 5: This group primarily includes people whose ancestors…
Unit 5: This group includes people whose ancestors immigrated…
Native Americans
Unit 5: This group includes people whose ancestors are indige…
European Americans
Unit 5: This group includes people whose ancestors who immigr…
67 terms
Unit 5: Political Geography
Nation
Sovereignty
City-States
Imperialism
A tightly knit group of people, usually having shared identit…
Independence from control of its internal affairs by other st…
A sovereign state that comprises a town and the surrounding c…
The control of a territory already occupied and organized by…
Nation
A tightly knit group of people, usually having shared identit…
Sovereignty
Independence from control of its internal affairs by other st…
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Unit 5 Political Geography
boundary
city-state
colonialism
state
an invisible line that marks a state's territory
a sovereign state that comprises a town and the surrounding c…
the effort by one country to establish settlements and impose…
an area organized into a political unit and ruled by an estab…
boundary
an invisible line that marks a state's territory
city-state
a sovereign state that comprises a town and the surrounding c…
Political Geography (Unit 5)
Balkanization
Geometric Boundaries
Ethnographic/Cultural Boundaries
Physical Boundaries
the process by which a state breaks down through conflicts am…
boundaries of convenience drawn along lines of latitude or lo…
boundaries that are drawn with consideration to culture (lang…
political boundaries that correspond with prominent physical…
Balkanization
the process by which a state breaks down through conflicts am…
Geometric Boundaries
boundaries of convenience drawn along lines of latitude or lo…
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Unit 5: Africa's Political-Physical/ Geography
Savanna
Sahara
Sahel
Tropical Rainforest
An area of grassland with scattered trees and bushes
A huge desert stretching across most of North Africa
A strip of dry grasslands on the southern border of the Sahar…
forest found in wet and hot regions near the equator.
Savanna
An area of grassland with scattered trees and bushes
Sahara
A huge desert stretching across most of North Africa
Unit 5 Political Geography
Nation
State
Stateless Nation
Multination State
In politics and culture, an attempt to unify or represent a p…
A politically organized territory that is administered by a s…
A group of people with a common political identity who do not…
State that contains two or more ethnic groups with traditions…
Nation
In politics and culture, an attempt to unify or represent a p…
State
A politically organized territory that is administered by a s…
Geography Unit 5
yurt
command economy
Baltic republics
Caucasus Mountain
tents made and used by nomads
An economic system in which the government controls a country…
Estonia, Latvia, Luthuania
mountain system between the Black Sea and the Caspian Sea
yurt
tents made and used by nomads
command economy
An economic system in which the government controls a country…
Geography unit 5
Oceania
Moa
Rugby
Festival of pacific arts
A region made up of thousands of islands throughout the centr…
Were giant birds, unable to fly. Such easy prey that the Maor…
A very popular sport throughout Australia and Oceania. The to…
A festival hosted every four years in a different country. It…
Oceania
A region made up of thousands of islands throughout the centr…
Moa
Were giant birds, unable to fly. Such easy prey that the Maor…
Geography Unit 5
England, Wales, Northern Ireland, Scot…
London
Industrial Revolution
William Blake
Nations in the United Kingdom
City in England, trading center on the Thames River, smaller…
brought factories and industrialization to England, also caus…
wrote romantic poetry about the industrial revolution
England, Wales, Northern Ireland, Scot…
Nations in the United Kingdom
London
City in England, trading center on the Thames River, smaller…
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Unit 5: Political Geography
Nation
Sovereignty
City-States
Imperialism
A tightly knit group of people, usually having shared identit…
Independence from control of its internal affairs by other st…
A sovereign state that comprises a town and the surrounding c…
The control of a territory already occupied and organized by…
Nation
A tightly knit group of people, usually having shared identit…
Sovereignty
Independence from control of its internal affairs by other st…
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World Geography Unit 5
general patterns of landfroms
landform regions in North America
eastern lowlands
Appalachian highlands
(from West to east) HIGH mountains --> plains --> rivers -->…
flat costal plains; atlantic coast-starts in North Eastern US…
Appalachian mountains, west of costal plain
general patterns of landfroms
(from West to east) HIGH mountains --> plains --> rivers -->…
landform regions in North America
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Geography Vocab Unit 5
Agrarian
Agribusiness
Agricultural Landscape
Agriculture Location Model
Characteristic of farmers or their way of life
Highly mechanized, large scale farming, usually under corpora…
The cultural landscape of agricultural areas
Deals with both the location - Allocation process of land use…
Agrarian
Characteristic of farmers or their way of life
Agribusiness
Highly mechanized, large scale farming, usually under corpora…
71 terms
Unit 5 - Economic Geography
agglomeration
brain drain
break-of-bulk points
capitalism
process involving the clustering or concentrating of people o…
large-scale emigration by talented and educated people from a…
a location along a transport route where goods must be transf…
economic model wherein people, corporations, and states produ…
agglomeration
process involving the clustering or concentrating of people o…
brain drain
large-scale emigration by talented and educated people from a…
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Unit 5 Geography Vocab
Baltic Republics
Czar
Russian Revolution
USSR
The countries of Latvia, Lithuania, and Estonia, located on t…
The emperor of Russia prior to the Russian Revolution of 1917…
The revolt of 1917, in which the Russian Communist Party, led…
Te Union of Soviet Socialist Republics, or Soviet Union, form…
Baltic Republics
The countries of Latvia, Lithuania, and Estonia, located on t…
Czar
The emperor of Russia prior to the Russian Revolution of 1917…
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Unit 5 Themes of Geography
Geography
Physical Geography
Equator
Map
Study of the earth
the study of physical features of the earth's surface
an imaginary line drawn around the earth equally distant from…
A two-dimensional, or flat, representation of Earth's surface…
Geography
Study of the earth
Physical Geography
the study of physical features of the earth's surface
AP Human Geography: Unit 5
devolution
physical geography (affecting devoluti…
ethnic separatism (affecting devolution)
terrorism (affecting devolution)
transferring of power from the central to local areas of rule…
barriers such as mountains or water bodies can lead to devolu…
a promenant population of a separate ethnic group within a st…
violent uprising of ethnic groups can result in political pow…
devolution
transferring of power from the central to local areas of rule…
physical geography (affecting devoluti…
barriers such as mountains or water bodies can lead to devolu…
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geography unit 5
river basin
what was the nile river's nickname and…
what are the difference between the wh…
where do the white and blue nile meet?
an area that is drained by a river and smaller streams that f…
"gift of the nile" because the ancient egyptians didn't know…
WHITE:... - lake tana... BLUE:... -lake victoria
north central sudan (Khartoum), once the rivers meet, they do…
river basin
an area that is drained by a river and smaller streams that f…
what was the nile river's nickname and…
"gift of the nile" because the ancient egyptians didn't know…
Unit 5 Geography vocab
alluvial soil
wadi
kum
phosphate
rich soil made up of sand and mud deposited by running water
in the desert, a streambed that is dry except during a heavy…
term for deserts in Central Asia
natural mineral containing chemical compounds often used in f…
alluvial soil
rich soil made up of sand and mud deposited by running water
wadi
in the desert, a streambed that is dry except during a heavy…
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Unit 5 vocab geography
Migration
Push factors
Pull factors
Social factors
To move from one region or country to another
Something that encourages people to leave a place behind
something that encourages people to move to a new place
the facts and experiences that influence or control an indivi…
Migration
To move from one region or country to another
Push factors
Something that encourages people to leave a place behind
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Unit 5 Geography Vocab
Subsistence economies
social development
economic development
economic base model
economies in which almost all able-bodied adults are largely…
The increasing complexity of behaviour patterns used in relat…
The improvement of living standards by economic growth.
a demand-driven model in which exports to other regions drive…
Subsistence economies
economies in which almost all able-bodied adults are largely…
social development
The increasing complexity of behaviour patterns used in relat…
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2015 2016 Human Geo Unit 5 Political Geography Vocab
Asylum
Refugee
Republic
State
The protection granted by a nation to someone who has left th…
A person who flees for refuge or safety, especially to a fore…
A government in which citizens elect representatives to rule…
An area organized into a political unit and ruled by an estab…
Asylum
The protection granted by a nation to someone who has left th…
Refugee
A person who flees for refuge or safety, especially to a fore…
29 terms
Human Geography Unit 5
Development
Environmental Indicators
Sociodemographic Indicators
Literacy Rate
A process of improvement in the material conditions of people…
A value or measure that provides information about the state…
A value or measure that provides information about the welfar…
the proportion of the population over age 15 that can read an…
Development
A process of improvement in the material conditions of people…
Environmental Indicators
A value or measure that provides information about the state…
Geography Unit 5
Albedo
Conduction
convection
counter radiation
Proportion of incoming solar radiation that is reflected by a…
transport of heat energy from one molecule to the next.
Heat transfer accomplished by fluid flow, such as wind, ocean…
Longwave radiation that is emitted by Earth's atmosphere down…
Albedo
Proportion of incoming solar radiation that is reflected by a…
Conduction
transport of heat energy from one molecule to the next.
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Human Geography Unit 5 Vocab
Agriculture
Organic Agriculture
Subsistence Agriculture
Commercial Agriculture
The purposeful tending of crops and livestock in order to pro…
Approach to farming and ranching that avoids the use of herbi…
Self-sufficient agriculture that is small scale, low tech, an…
Large scale farming/ranching that employ vast land bases, lar…
Agriculture
The purposeful tending of crops and livestock in order to pro…
Organic Agriculture
Approach to farming and ranching that avoids the use of herbi…
AP Human Geography Unit 5 (Agriculture)
Von Thunen's Model
VT - Zone 1
VT - Zone 2
VT - Zone 3
Product's weight determines where farmers must be in relation…
Market-Gardening, (melons, vegetables) bulky items so must be…
Dairy Farming, must be produced close to markets - dairy truc…
Livestock Fattening, transportation high so needs to be fairl…
Von Thunen's Model
Product's weight determines where farmers must be in relation…
VT - Zone 1
Market-Gardening, (melons, vegetables) bulky items so must be…
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