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8 terms
Geography unit 5
Guatemala
Honduras
Cuba
Jamaica
Guatemala city
Tegucigalpa
Havana
Kingston
Guatemala
Guatemala city
Honduras
Tegucigalpa
51 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 5
territoriality`
personal space
gated community
nation
a country or local community's sense of property
the comftorableness of how close or far away someone is from…
a community that has controlled entrances
a group of people with common ancestry regardless of whether…
territoriality`
a country or local community's sense of property
personal space
the comftorableness of how close or far away someone is from…
63 terms
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…
17 terms
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…
68 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…
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…
11 terms
Geography Unit 5
culture
habit
custom
culture
consists of both the necessary (food, clothing, and shelter)…
repetitive act that a particular individual performs
a repetitive act of a group, performed to the extent that it…
What's the sum total of a group's entire collection of customs?
culture
consists of both the necessary (food, clothing, and shelter)…
habit
repetitive act that a particular individual performs
25 terms
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
12 terms
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…
23 terms
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
5 terms
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
30 terms
World Geography Unit 5
Moscow
Slavs
Chernozem
Command
Most populated city in Russia
First people of Russia
Soil found in the black earth belt of Russia
Former economy of the USSR
Moscow
Most populated city in Russia
Slavs
First people of Russia
33 terms
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…
47 terms
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…
8 terms
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
67 terms
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…
38 terms
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…
20 terms
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…
33 terms
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
88 terms
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…
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…
70 terms
Unit 5-Economic Geography
primary sector
secondary sector
tertiary sector
economic base model
Economic sector that includes farming and mining... Businesses o…
The portion of the economy concerned with manufacturing usefu…
The portion of the economy concerned with transportation, com…
A demand-driven model in which exports to other regions drive…
primary sector
Economic sector that includes farming and mining... Businesses o…
secondary sector
The portion of the economy concerned with manufacturing usefu…
129 terms
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…
17 terms
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
70 terms
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…
39 terms
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…
115 terms
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
124 terms
Geography unit 5
Multi state
Atonomous region
Stateless nation
State
When a nation stretches acress borders and states
Countries that have a degree of freedom from the external aut…
A culture group with no country Palestinians basque Kurd
An organized political unit with an established government ha…
Multi state
When a nation stretches acress borders and states
Atonomous region
Countries that have a degree of freedom from the external aut…
28 terms
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
70 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…
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…
43 terms
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…
20 terms
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…
33 terms
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…
23 terms
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…
152 terms
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…
30 terms
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
63 terms
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…
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.
33 terms
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…
71 terms
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…
47 terms
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…
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…
61 terms
Barron's AP Human Geography - Unit 5
Agglomeration
Ancillary Activities
Anthropocentric
Backwash Effect
Grouping together of many firms from the same industry in a s…
Economic activities that surround and support large scale ind…
Human-centered, in sustainable development, anthropocentric r…
The negative effects on one region that result from economic…
Agglomeration
Grouping together of many firms from the same industry in a s…
Ancillary Activities
Economic activities that surround and support large scale ind…
40 terms
Unit 5 Key Terms- Political Geography & Ethnicity
Annexation
Apartheid
Balkanization
Blockbusting
To incorporate territory into an existing political unit such…
The laws that previously existed in South Africa that physica…
The contentious political process by which a state may break…
A process in which real estate agents convince white property…
Annexation
To incorporate territory into an existing political unit such…
Apartheid
The laws that previously existed in South Africa that physica…
39 terms
Unit 5 AP Human Geography: Urban Geography
Urban Morphology
City
First Urban Revolution
Site and Situation
Layout of a city, physical form and structure
conglomeration of people and buildings that serves as a cente…
created cities ... Occurred in Hearths: Mesopotamia, Nile River…
Site: the actual place it is located... Situation: relative loc…
Urban Morphology
Layout of a city, physical form and structure
City
conglomeration of people and buildings that serves as a cente…
32 terms
AP Human Geography - Unit 5
Agrarian
Agribusiness
Agriculture
Animal Domestication
rural or farm lifestyle
General term for the businesses that provide the vast array o…
The deliberate effort to modify a portion of Earth's surface…
When animals are tamed and used for food and profit.... ex: pigs
Agrarian
rural or farm lifestyle
Agribusiness
General term for the businesses that provide the vast array o…
73 terms
Unit 5 (Human Geography)
Industrialization
Market
Natural Resources
Raw Materials
The process in which a society or country (or world) transfor…
A regular gathering of people for the purchase and sale of pr…
Any valued element (or means to an end using) the environment…
The basic material from which a product is made.
Industrialization
The process in which a society or country (or world) transfor…
Market
A regular gathering of people for the purchase and sale of pr…
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