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AP Human Geography Unit 6
Agglomeration
Agglomeration (External) Economies
Agricultural Labor Force
Assembly Line Production
The spatial grouping of people or activities for mutual benef…
The savings to an individual enterprise derived from location…
A measure of the participating portion of an economy's labor…
Arrangement of workers, machines, and equipment in which the…
Agglomeration
The spatial grouping of people or activities for mutual benef…
Agglomeration (External) Economies
The savings to an individual enterprise derived from location…
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AP Human Geography Unit 6: The Geography of Language
Communication
Language
Phonemes
Pictographic Writing
an act or instance of transmitting information (verbal or wri…
a system of communication using sounds, gestures, marks, and…
the sounds used in a spoken language sounds (The English La…
a type of written speech in which small pictures are sued for…
Communication
an act or instance of transmitting information (verbal or wri…
Language
a system of communication using sounds, gestures, marks, and…
96 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 6
Agricultural labor force
Calorie consumption
Core-periphery model
Cultural convergence
Most of the agricultural labor force is based in developing c…
The average calorie consumption is 1,800 calories
A model of an economic system in which there is a defined cor…
Tendency of cultures to become more alike as they communicate
Agricultural labor force
Most of the agricultural labor force is based in developing c…
Calorie consumption
The average calorie consumption is 1,800 calories
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AP Human Geography Unit 6
Agglomeration
Agglomeration (External) Economies
Agricultural Labor Force
Assembly Line Production
The spatial grouping of people or activities for mutual benef…
The savings to an individual enterprise derived from location…
A measure of the participating portion of an economy's labor…
Arrangement of workers, machines, and equipment in which the…
Agglomeration
The spatial grouping of people or activities for mutual benef…
Agglomeration (External) Economies
The savings to an individual enterprise derived from location…
32 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 6
Adolescent Fertility Rate
Agricultural labor force
Calorie consumption
Core-periphery model
the number of births per 1,000 women ages 15-19.
a measure of the participating portion of an economy's labor…
amount of calories a person consumes
In world-systems theory, the semi-periphery countries (someti…
Adolescent Fertility Rate
the number of births per 1,000 women ages 15-19.
Agricultural labor force
a measure of the participating portion of an economy's labor…
48 terms
Ap Human Geography Unit 6
Literacy Rate
Movement of factories to the south in…
Center of global finance
Outsourcing
Percentage of people who can read and write
Many companies moved their factories because of cheap work an…
New York City
A decision by a corporation to turn over much of the responsi…
Literacy Rate
Percentage of people who can read and write
Movement of factories to the south in…
Many companies moved their factories because of cheap work an…
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AP Human Geography Unit 6
State
Sovereignty
Microstate
Nation
political unit ruled by an established government and a gover…
independent control by other states; controls own internal af…
independent state with a small land area... ~ Ex. Monaco... ~ Ex. V…
group of people of one culture (not necessarily an independen…
State
political unit ruled by an established government and a gover…
Sovereignty
independent control by other states; controls own internal af…
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AP Human Geography Unit 6
Agglomeration
Agglomeration (External) Economies
Agricultural Labor Force
Assembly Line Production
The spatial grouping of people or activities for mutual benef…
The savings to an individual enterprise derived from location…
A measure of the participating portion of an economy's labor…
Arrangement of workers, machines, and equipment in which the…
Agglomeration
The spatial grouping of people or activities for mutual benef…
Agglomeration (External) Economies
The savings to an individual enterprise derived from location…
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Barron's AP Human Geography - Unit 6
Agribusiness
Agriculture
Animal Husbandry
Biotechnology
The set of economic and political relationships that organize…
the art and science of producing food from the land and tendi…
an agricultural activity associated with the raising of domes…
A form of technology that uses living organisms, usually gene…
Agribusiness
The set of economic and political relationships that organize…
Agriculture
the art and science of producing food from the land and tendi…
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AP Human Geography Unit 6
Agglomeration
Assembly Line Production
Break of bulk point
Bulk Gaining Industry
The spatial grouping of people or activities for mutual benef…
Arrangement of workers, machines, and equipment in which the…
A location where goods are transferred from one type of carri…
An industry in which the final product weighs more or compris…
Agglomeration
The spatial grouping of people or activities for mutual benef…
Assembly Line Production
Arrangement of workers, machines, and equipment in which the…
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AP Human Geography-Unit 6
gross domestic product (GDP)
human development index
purchasing power parity
air pollution
Determined by summing the selling value or market price of al…
Characteristics such as life expectancy, literacy, education,…
a measure of the wealth of countries that takes into account…
the introduction of chemicals, particulates, biological mater…
gross domestic product (GDP)
Determined by summing the selling value or market price of al…
human development index
Characteristics such as life expectancy, literacy, education,…
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Unit 6 Language AP Human Geography
Language
Mutual intelligibility
Language tree
Language family
- a set of sounds, combinations sounds, and symbols that are…
-means two people can understand each other when speaking
-19 language FAMILIES ... -each family has its own BRANCHES... -eac…
a collection of individual languages with a common ancestor
Language
- a set of sounds, combinations sounds, and symbols that are…
Mutual intelligibility
-means two people can understand each other when speaking
70 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 6
agglomeration economics
break - of - bulk point
bulk gaining industry
bulk reducing industry
the savings to an individual enterprise derived from location…
a location where transfer is possible from one mode of transp…
an industry in which the final product weighs more or has a g…
an industry in which the final product weighs less or compris…
agglomeration economics
the savings to an individual enterprise derived from location…
break - of - bulk point
a location where transfer is possible from one mode of transp…
96 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 6
Agricultural labor force
Calorie consumption
Core-periphery model
Cultural convergence
Most of the agricultural labor force is based in developing c…
The average calorie consumption is 1,800 calories
A model of an economic system in which there is a defined cor…
Tendency of cultures to become more alike as they communicate
Agricultural labor force
Most of the agricultural labor force is based in developing c…
Calorie consumption
The average calorie consumption is 1,800 calories
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AP Human Geography Unit 6
Economies of Scale
Commodity Chain
Global Sourcing
Deindustrialization
Increasing production of a good so that the average cost decl…
Series of links connecting the many places of production and…
The process of obtaining goods and services from the global m…
Process that causes companies to move industrial jobs to diff…
Economies of Scale
Increasing production of a good so that the average cost decl…
Commodity Chain
Series of links connecting the many places of production and…
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ap human geography unit 6
According to the Human Development Ind…
Which of the following demographic cha…
The Great Big Tennis Shoe Company make…
Which of the following countries in 20…
a
a
c
e
According to the Human Development Ind…
a
Which of the following demographic cha…
a
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Development - AP Human Geography Unit 6
Adolescent Fertility Rate
Agricultural labor force
Calorie consumption
Core-periphery model
the number of births per 1,000 women ages 15-19.
a measure of the participating portion of an economy's labor…
amount of calories a person consumes
In world-systems theory, the semi-periphery countries (someti…
Adolescent Fertility Rate
the number of births per 1,000 women ages 15-19.
Agricultural labor force
a measure of the participating portion of an economy's labor…
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AP Human Geography: Unit 6
acid rain
agglomeration
break-of-bulk
bulk-reducing industries, bulk-gaining…
rain containing acids that form in the atmosphere when indust…
A process involving the clustering or concentrating of people…
Refers to the transfer of transported cargo from one kind of…
Bulk-gaining industries produce goods that weigh more after a…
acid rain
rain containing acids that form in the atmosphere when indust…
agglomeration
A process involving the clustering or concentrating of people…
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AP Human Geography unit 6
Human geography
Physical geography
Absolute location
Relative location
a branch of geography that focuses on the study of patterns a…
the study of physical features of the earth's surface
The exact position of a place on the earth's surface.
the location of something in relation to something else
Human geography
a branch of geography that focuses on the study of patterns a…
Physical geography
the study of physical features of the earth's surface
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AP Human Geography Unit 6: The Geography of Language
Communication
Language
Phonemes
Pictographic Writing
an act or instance of transmitting information (verbal or wri…
a system of communication using sounds, gestures, marks, and…
the sounds used in a spoken language sounds (The English La…
a type of written speech in which small pictures are sued for…
Communication
an act or instance of transmitting information (verbal or wri…
Language
a system of communication using sounds, gestures, marks, and…
41 terms
AP Human Geography - Unit 6
Agribusiness
Agriculture
Animal Husbandry
Biotechnology
The set of economic and political relationships that organize…
the art and science of producing food from the land and tendi…
an agricultural activity associated with the raising of domes…
A form of technology that uses living organisms, usually gene…
Agribusiness
The set of economic and political relationships that organize…
Agriculture
the art and science of producing food from the land and tendi…
48 terms
Ap Human Geography Unit 6
Literacy Rate
Movement of factories to the south in…
Center of global finance
Outsourcing
Percentage of people who can read and write
Many companies moved their factories because of cheap work an…
New York City
A decision by a corporation to turn over much of the responsi…
Literacy Rate
Percentage of people who can read and write
Movement of factories to the south in…
Many companies moved their factories because of cheap work an…
63 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 6
break - of - bulk point
bulk gaining industry
bulk reducing industry
complimentary trade
a location where transfer is possible from one mode of transp…
an industry in which the final product weighs more or has a g…
an industry in which the final product weighs less or compris…
when two regions specifically satisfy each other's needs thro…
break - of - bulk point
a location where transfer is possible from one mode of transp…
bulk gaining industry
an industry in which the final product weighs more or has a g…
61 terms
AP Human Geography- Unit 6
Urbanization
Urban Morphology
Urban Hearth Area
Borchert's Model of Urban Evolution
The movement of people to, and the clustering of people in, t…
The physical layout of a city; its physical form and structure
An area, like Mesopotamia or the Nile River Valley where larg…
Four different epochs that cause a large amount of industrial…
Urbanization
The movement of people to, and the clustering of people in, t…
Urban Morphology
The physical layout of a city; its physical form and structure
63 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 6
urban
city
site
urban morphology
of or relating to a city
a clustering of people and buildings, the center of politics,…
the physical characteristics of a location
study of physical forma and structure of urban places
urban
of or relating to a city
city
a clustering of people and buildings, the center of politics,…
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AP HUMAN GEOGRAPHY-- UNIT 6
adolescent fertility rate
demand
developed country
developing country
The number of births per 1,000 women ages 15 to 19.
Consumer willingness and ability to buy products
a modern, industrialized country in which people are generall…
A country that has low industrial production and little moder…
adolescent fertility rate
The number of births per 1,000 women ages 15 to 19.
demand
Consumer willingness and ability to buy products
47 terms
ap human geography unit 6
Agriculture
Animal domestication
First Agricultural Revolution
Plant domestication
the federal department that administers programs that provide…
genetic modification of an animal such that it is rendered mo…
10,000 years ago achieved plant and animal domestication
Organized, plant domestication.
Agriculture
the federal department that administers programs that provide…
Animal domestication
genetic modification of an animal such that it is rendered mo…
70 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 6
agglomeration economics
break - of - bulk point
bulk gaining industry
bulk reducing industry
the savings to an individual enterprise derived from location…
a location where transfer is possible from one mode of transp…
an industry in which the final product weighs more or has a g…
an industry in which the final product weighs less or compris…
agglomeration economics
the savings to an individual enterprise derived from location…
break - of - bulk point
a location where transfer is possible from one mode of transp…
98 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 6
Agglomeration
Agglomeration (External) Economies
Agricultural Labor Force
Assembly Line Production
The spatial grouping of people or activities for mutual benef…
The savings to an individual enterprise derived from location…
A measure of the participating portion of an economy's labor…
Arrangement of workers, machines, and equipment in which the…
Agglomeration
The spatial grouping of people or activities for mutual benef…
Agglomeration (External) Economies
The savings to an individual enterprise derived from location…
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AP Human Geography: Unit 6
Development Defined/Measured
Examples of Country GNI per capita
Formal Economy
Informal Economy
- wealth doesn't depend solely on what is produced but also h…
- Japan 34,600... - US 45,850... - Luxembourg 64,400... - India 2,740…
- legal economy that governs tax/monitor money
- uncounted/illegal economy that government doesn't tax/keep…
Development Defined/Measured
- wealth doesn't depend solely on what is produced but also h…
Examples of Country GNI per capita
- Japan 34,600... - US 45,850... - Luxembourg 64,400... - India 2,740…
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Unit 6 AP human geography
Industrial Revolution
Location theory
friction of distance
least cost theory
A period of rapid growth in the use of machines in manufactur…
a logical attempt to explain the location pattern of an econo…
the increase in time and cost that usually comes with increas…
model developed by Alfred Weber according to which the locati…
Industrial Revolution
A period of rapid growth in the use of machines in manufactur…
Location theory
a logical attempt to explain the location pattern of an econo…
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AP Human Geography Unit 6
MDC
DC
LDC
Primary Economic Sector
(more developed country) high standard, mostly middle and upp…
(developed country) moderate standard of living, small upper…
(less developed country) low standard of living, small upper…
turning natural resources into raw materials
MDC
(more developed country) high standard, mostly middle and upp…
DC
(developed country) moderate standard of living, small upper…
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AP Human Geography Unit 6
Animism
Autonomous Religion
Branch
Caste
Belief that objects such as plants and stones, or natural eve…
A religion that does not have a central authority but shares…
A large and fundamental division within a religion.
The class or distinct hereditary order in which a Hindu is as…
Animism
Belief that objects such as plants and stones, or natural eve…
Autonomous Religion
A religion that does not have a central authority but shares…
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ap human geography unit 6
animism
autonomous religion
branch
caste
belief that objects or natural events have a discrete spirit…
religion with no central authority but shares ideas and coope…
large and fundamental division within a religion
class or distinct hereditary order into which a hindu is assi…
animism
belief that objects or natural events have a discrete spirit…
autonomous religion
religion with no central authority but shares ideas and coope…
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AP Human Geography-Woods Unit 6
Newly industrializing country
Emanuel Wallerstein
Value added productivity
primary economic activities; primary s…
countries, which typically have rapidly growing economies, an…
he first explained economic development in 1974 using the mod…
extra money added to producing for laboring costs
economic activities considered with extracts of products from…
Newly industrializing country
countries, which typically have rapidly growing economies, an…
Emanuel Wallerstein
he first explained economic development in 1974 using the mod…
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AP Human Geography Unit 6
2
core, semi-periphery, and periphery
Oklahoma and Mississippi
corn flake production
Organic food in the United States now constitutes ___ percent…
Organic food is found in ____, ______, and ______ areas
According to the US Census of Agriculture (2002), there are n…
Which is not an example of primary economic activity?
2
Organic food in the United States now constitutes ___ percent…
core, semi-periphery, and periphery
Organic food is found in ____, ______, and ______ areas
30 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 6
Language
Mutual Intelligibility
Standard Language
Dialects
A set of sounds, combination of sounds, and symbols that are…
The ability of two people to understand each other when speak…
The variant of a language that a country's political and inte…
Local or regional characteristics of a language. While accent…
Language
A set of sounds, combination of sounds, and symbols that are…
Mutual Intelligibility
The ability of two people to understand each other when speak…
47 terms
ap human geography unit 6
Agriculture
Animal domestication
First Agricultural Revolution
Plant domestication
the federal department that administers programs that provide…
genetic modification of an animal such that it is rendered mo…
10,000 years ago achieved plant and animal domestication
Organized, plant domestication.
Agriculture
the federal department that administers programs that provide…
Animal domestication
genetic modification of an animal such that it is rendered mo…
55 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 6
Adolescent Fertlity Rate
Demand
Developed Country
Developing Country
The number of births per 1,000 women ages 15 to 19
An insistent and perhaps peremptory request
Another word for a more developed country
Another word for a less developed country; a country that is…
Adolescent Fertlity Rate
The number of births per 1,000 women ages 15 to 19
Demand
An insistent and perhaps peremptory request
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AP Human Geography Unit 6
World City
World City Example
Megalopolis Example
Urban Hierarchy
A city with economic ties across the globe
NYC
BOSNYWASH
World City... Megalopolis... Megacity... Metropolitan Area... City... Town... V…
World City
A city with economic ties across the globe
World City Example
NYC
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AP Human Geography - Unit 6
Animal domestication
animal husbandry
Arable land
Carrying capacity
the taming of animals through generations of breeding to live…
the science of breeding and caring for farm animals
land able to farm on with fertile soil
the amount of population that an area can hold... The largest n…
Animal domestication
the taming of animals through generations of breeding to live…
animal husbandry
the science of breeding and caring for farm animals
114 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 6
Gini Coefficient
Income Disparity
Gender-Related Development Index
Gender Equality
A measure of income inequality within a population, ranging f…
the gap in wealth and resources between the richest 10% and t…
Compares the level of development of women with that of both…
Belief in equality of men and women, regardless of their age
Gini Coefficient
A measure of income inequality within a population, ranging f…
Income Disparity
the gap in wealth and resources between the richest 10% and t…
26 terms
AP Human Geography; Unit 6
Agriculture Theory
Backward Reconstruction
Conquest Theory
Creole language
with increased food supply and increased population, speakers…
The teaching of sound shifts and hardening of consonants 'bac…
one major theory of how Proto- Indo- European diffused into E…
A language that began as a pidgin language but was later adap…
Agriculture Theory
with increased food supply and increased population, speakers…
Backward Reconstruction
The teaching of sound shifts and hardening of consonants 'bac…
63 terms
AP Human Geography: Unit 6
Brandt Line
Gross Domestic Product (GDP)
Gross National Income (GNI)
Human Development Index (HDI)
30 degrees North; Divides world into North & South, where MDC…
The value of the total output of goods and services produced…
The value of the output of goods and services produced in a c…
an indicator of the level of development for each country, co…
Brandt Line
30 degrees North; Divides world into North & South, where MDC…
Gross Domestic Product (GDP)
The value of the total output of goods and services produced…
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Industrialization - AP Human Geography Unit 6
Agglomeration
Ancillary activities
Assembly line production/Fordism
Bid rent theory
grouping together of many firms from the same industry in a s…
a supporting activity undertaken within an enterprise in orde…
a notion of a modern economic and social system based on an i…
a geographical economic theory that refers to how the price a…
Agglomeration
grouping together of many firms from the same industry in a s…
Ancillary activities
a supporting activity undertaken within an enterprise in orde…
55 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 6 Industrialization Vocabulary
economic geography
industrialization
primary economic activity
secondary economic activity
a discipline that studies the impact of economic activities o…
the process by which economic activities on the earth's surfa…
directly extracts products from the earth
part of the economy that transforms raw materials into usable…
economic geography
a discipline that studies the impact of economic activities o…
industrialization
the process by which economic activities on the earth's surfa…
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AP Human Geography - Unit 6 Key Terms
Blockbusting
Brownfield
Central Business District
Central Place Theory
A practice in which real estate agents illegally convince hom…
Former industrial sites in urban communities that have fallen…
The downtown or nucleus of a city where retail stores, office…
A theory that explains the distribution of services, based on…
Blockbusting
A practice in which real estate agents illegally convince hom…
Brownfield
Former industrial sites in urban communities that have fallen…
97 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 6
Economic Geography
Industrialization
Primary Sector
Secondary Sector
A discipline that studies the impact of economic activities o…
The process by which economic activities on the Earth`s surfa…
Directly extracts products from the Earth
Transforms raw materials into usable products or manufactured…
Economic Geography
A discipline that studies the impact of economic activities o…
Industrialization
The process by which economic activities on the Earth`s surfa…
50 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 6 (Language)
Language
Top 10 languages in the world
The language tree
Language family
A set of sounds, combinations of sounds, and symbols that are…
Chinese: 1213 million... Spanish: 329 million ... English: 328 mill…
19 language families. Each family has its own branches. Each…
A collection of individual languages with a common ancestor
Language
A set of sounds, combinations of sounds, and symbols that are…
Top 10 languages in the world
Chinese: 1213 million... Spanish: 329 million ... English: 328 mill…
75 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 6
primary sector
secondary sector
tertiary sector
quaternary sector
industries that extract and utilize the Earth's natural resou…
industries that gain profit from assembling, converting, or p…
industries that gain profit from services, usually non-tangib…
industries that provide transportation, telecommunications, r…
primary sector
industries that extract and utilize the Earth's natural resou…
secondary sector
industries that gain profit from assembling, converting, or p…
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