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AP Human Geography: Geography
space
place
region
toponym
geometric surface of the Earth
an area of bounded space of some human importance
a type of place
a place name
space
geometric surface of the Earth
place
an area of bounded space of some human importance
20 terms
AP Human Geography Deserts
Gobi Desert
Arabian Desert
Great Sandy Desert
Western Desert
Gobi Desert
Arabian Desert
24 terms
AP Human Geography Models
Population Pyramid
Demographic Transition Model
Epidemiological Transition Model
Malthus' Theory
Population Pyramid
Demographic Transition Model
40 terms
AP Human Geography Population
agricultural revolution
arithmetic density
Census
Crude Birth Rate (CBR)
the development of farming
The total number of people divided by the total land area
A complete enumeration of a population
The number of live births in a year for every 1,000 people al…
agricultural revolution
the development of farming
arithmetic density
The total number of people divided by the total land area
44 terms
AP Human Geography Population
arithmetic density
Census
Crude Birth Rate (CBR)
Crude Death Rate (CDR)
The total number of people divided by the total land area
A complete enumeration of a population
The number of live births in a year for every 1,000 people al…
The number of deaths in a year per 1,000 people alive in a so…
arithmetic density
The total number of people divided by the total land area
Census
A complete enumeration of a population
33 terms
AP Human Geography: Migration Vocabulary
Activity Space
Brain Drain
Chain Migration
Circulation
The range of an area in which an organism participates in its…
The large-scale emigration of talented citizens of a country…
The migration of people to a certain location because family…
Short-term, repetitive, or cyclical movements that recur on a…
Activity Space
The range of an area in which an organism participates in its…
Brain Drain
The large-scale emigration of talented citizens of a country…
87 terms
AP Human Geography Vocabulary
1st Agricultural Revolution
2nd Agricultural Revolution
5 Themes of Geography
Region
Transition of humans from nomadic hunting/gathering to sedent…
During the industrial revolution; improved methods of cultiva…
Region, location, place, human-environment interaction, and m…
An area distinguished by a unique combination of trends or fe…
1st Agricultural Revolution
Transition of humans from nomadic hunting/gathering to sedent…
2nd Agricultural Revolution
During the industrial revolution; improved methods of cultiva…
40 terms
AP Human Geography Population
agricultural revolution
arithmetic density
Census
Crude Birth Rate (CBR)
the development of farming
The total number of people divided by the total land area
A complete enumeration of a population
The number of live births in a year for every 1,000 people al…
agricultural revolution
the development of farming
arithmetic density
The total number of people divided by the total land area
27 terms
AP Human Geography: Population
Agricultural density
Arithmetic density
carrying capacity
Crude birth rate (CBR)
The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
The total number of people divided by the total land area
The number of people that a region can support
The total number of live births in a year for every 1,000 peo…
Agricultural density
The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
Arithmetic density
The total number of people divided by the total land area
65 terms
AP Human Geography: Culture
culture
habit
custom
________ refers to the totality of cus…
common set of beliefs, attitudes, norms, and values
a repetitive action of an individual
a repetitive action of a group
Culture
culture
common set of beliefs, attitudes, norms, and values
habit
a repetitive action of an individual
40 terms
AP Human Geography Population
agricultural revolution
arithmetic density
Census
Crude Birth Rate (CBR)
the development of farming
The total number of people divided by the total land area
A complete enumeration of a population
The number of live births in a year for every 1,000 people al…
agricultural revolution
the development of farming
arithmetic density
The total number of people divided by the total land area
340 terms
AP Human Geography Vocabulary
Arithmetic Density
Agricultural Density
Base Line
Cartography
The total number of people divided by the total land area,
The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
An east-west line designated under the land ordinance of 1875…
The science of making maps.
Arithmetic Density
The total number of people divided by the total land area,
Agricultural Density
The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
471 terms
AP Human Geography Review
absolute location
cartography
circular pattern
cultural landscapes
The exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
science or art of making maps
Objects that circle another object, another name for it is Ce…
The products of complex interactions between humans and their…
absolute location
The exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
cartography
science or art of making maps
36 terms
AP Human Geography - Religion
Religion
Secularism
Monotheistic Religion
Polytheistic Religion
a system of beliefs and practices that attempts to order life…
the idea that ethical and moral standards should be formulate…
belief system in which one supreme being is revered as creato…
belief system in which multiple deities are revered as creato…
Religion
a system of beliefs and practices that attempts to order life…
Secularism
the idea that ethical and moral standards should be formulate…
110 terms
AP Human Geography Vocabulary
Three types of services
Consumer Services
Consumer Services
Business Services
Consumer services, business services, and public servces
Businesses that provide services primarily to individual cons…
Retail, education, health, and leisure are the four main type…
Services that primarily meet the needs of other businesses, i…
Three types of services
Consumer services, business services, and public servces
Consumer Services
Businesses that provide services primarily to individual cons…
32 terms
Ap Human Geography: Migration
Relocation Diffusion
Migration
Mobility
Circulation
The spread of characteristics from one place to another
Permanent movement to a new location
General term for all types of movement from one place to anot…
Repetitive movement that occurs on a regular basis
Relocation Diffusion
The spread of characteristics from one place to another
Migration
Permanent movement to a new location
84 terms
AP Human Geography Vocabulary
1st Agricultural Revolution
2nd Agricultural Revolution
5 Themes of Geography
Region
Transition of humans from nomadic hunting/gathering to sedent…
During the industrial revolution; improved methods of cultiva…
Region, location, place, human-environment interaction, and m…
An area distinguished by a unique combination of trends or fe…
1st Agricultural Revolution
Transition of humans from nomadic hunting/gathering to sedent…
2nd Agricultural Revolution
During the industrial revolution; improved methods of cultiva…
84 terms
AP Human Geography Vocabulary
1st Agricultural Revolution
2nd Agricultural Revolution
5 Themes of Geography
Region
Transition of humans from nomadic hunting/gathering to sedent…
During the industrial revolution; improved methods of cultiva…
Region, location, place, human-environment interaction, and m…
An area distinguished by a unique combination of trends or fe…
1st Agricultural Revolution
Transition of humans from nomadic hunting/gathering to sedent…
2nd Agricultural Revolution
During the industrial revolution; improved methods of cultiva…
38 terms
AP Human Geography Vocabulary
Cartography
Census Bureau
Concentration (Distribution)
Contagious Diffusion
The production of maps, including projections, design and dra…
Government department which researches and provides accurate…
The spread of something over a given area
The rapid widespread diffusion of a feature or trend througho…
Cartography
The production of maps, including projections, design and dra…
Census Bureau
Government department which researches and provides accurate…
32 terms
AP Human Geography: Population Vocabulary
Agricultural Density
Agricultural Revolution
Arithmetic Population Density
Census
The ratio of the number of farmers to the amount of arable land
The time when human beings first domesticated plants and anim…
The total number of people divided by the total land area
A complete enumeration of a population
Agricultural Density
The ratio of the number of farmers to the amount of arable land
Agricultural Revolution
The time when human beings first domesticated plants and anim…
76 terms
AP Human Geography Vocabulary
cartography
projection
latitude
longitude
Science of making a map.
A system to transfer location from Earth's surface to a flat…
The numbering system used to indicate the location of paralle…
The numbering system used to indicate the location of meridia…
cartography
Science of making a map.
projection
A system to transfer location from Earth's surface to a flat…
44 terms
AP Human Geography Population
arithmetic density
Census
Crude Birth Rate (CBR)
Crude Death Rate (CDR)
The total number of people divided by the total land area
A complete enumeration of a population
The number of live births in a year for every 1,000 people al…
The number of deaths in a year per 1,000 people alive in a so…
arithmetic density
The total number of people divided by the total land area
Census
A complete enumeration of a population
283 terms
AP Human Geography Vocabulary
Absolute location
Acculturation
Agglomeration effects
Agribusiness
The actual space a place occupies on the earth's surface
The change that occurs within a culture when it adopts a prac…
The cost advantages (external economies) for an individual co…
Commercial agriculture in which large corporations own and op…
Absolute location
The actual space a place occupies on the earth's surface
Acculturation
The change that occurs within a culture when it adopts a prac…
33 terms
AP Human Geography Population Vocabulary
Agricultural Density
Agricultural Revolution
Arithmetic Population Density
Census
The ratio of the number of farmers to the amount of arable land
The time when human beings first domesticated plants and anim…
The total number of people divided by the total land area
A complete enumeration of a population
Agricultural Density
The ratio of the number of farmers to the amount of arable land
Agricultural Revolution
The time when human beings first domesticated plants and anim…
80 terms
AP Human Geography: Population Vocabulary
#1 Anti- Natalist
#2 Agricultural Density
#3 Arable Land
#4 Arithmetic Density
Definition- promote people to have less children ... Example -…
Definition- The ratio of the number of farmers to the amount…
Definition- land suitable for agriculture... Example- The amount…
Definition- The total number of people divided by the total l…
#1 Anti- Natalist
Definition- promote people to have less children ... Example -…
#2 Agricultural Density
Definition- The ratio of the number of farmers to the amount…
292 terms
AP Human Geography Vocabulary
Biosphere
Hydrosphere
Housing Bubble
Globalization
All living organisms on Earth... Ex. Plants, animals, microorgan…
All of the water near or on Earth's surface
A rapid increase in the value o houses, followed by a sharp d…
A force or process that involves the entire world and results…
Biosphere
All living organisms on Earth... Ex. Plants, animals, microorgan…
Hydrosphere
All of the water near or on Earth's surface
42 terms
AP Human Geography Chapter 8: Political Geography
Political Geography
State
Territory
Territoriality
A subdivision of human geography focused on the nature and im…
A politically organized territory that is administered by a s…
Area of land controlled by a nation.
In political geography, a country's or more local community's…
Political Geography
A subdivision of human geography focused on the nature and im…
State
A politically organized territory that is administered by a s…
56 terms
AP Human Geography Chapter 9 - Urban Geography
Urban Morphology
City
Urban
Agricultural Village
study of the physical form and structure of urban places
conglomeration of people and buildings clustered together to…
entire built-up, nonrural area and its population, including…
a relatively small, egalitarian village, where most of the po…
Urban Morphology
study of the physical form and structure of urban places
City
conglomeration of people and buildings clustered together to…
40 terms
AP Human Geography Chapter 2
agricultural revolution
arithmetic density
Census
Crude Birth Rate (CBR)
the development of farming
The total number of people divided by the total land area
A complete enumeration of a population
The number of live births in a year for every 1,000 people al…
agricultural revolution
the development of farming
arithmetic density
The total number of people divided by the total land area
84 terms
Ap human geography political geography
Annexation
Allocational/resource boundary dispute
Antarctica
Antecedent boundary
the formal act of acquiring something (especially territory)…
Dispute over location and resources
No one owns it
a boundary that existed before the cultural landscape emerged…
Annexation
the formal act of acquiring something (especially territory)…
Allocational/resource boundary dispute
Dispute over location and resources
58 terms
AP Human Geography: Political Geography
Antecedent Boundary
Balance of Power
Boundary
Buffer State
A boundary that was drawn across an area prior to the area be…
A condition of roughly equal strength between opposing countr…
An invisible line that marks the extent of a state's territory
A neutral state between two warring states (e.g. Mongolia, be…
Antecedent Boundary
A boundary that was drawn across an area prior to the area be…
Balance of Power
A condition of roughly equal strength between opposing countr…
239 terms
AP Human Geography Exam Review
absolute location
acculturation
agglomeration effects
agribusiness
The actual space a place occupies on Earth's surface
The change that occurs within a culture when it adopts a prac…
The cost advantages (external economies) for an individual co…
Commercial agriculture in which large corporations own and op…
absolute location
The actual space a place occupies on Earth's surface
acculturation
The change that occurs within a culture when it adopts a prac…
73 terms
AP Human Geography- Political Geography
What is a nation?
What is a state?
What is the difference between a natio…
What is a nation-state?
a group of people who share language, history, ethnicity, rel…
a political territory with defined borders, stable population…
A nation either has or wants a state that they control
state with just one group of people in it (ex. Japan and Sing…
What is a nation?
a group of people who share language, history, ethnicity, rel…
What is a state?
a political territory with defined borders, stable population…
74 terms
AP Human Geography: Geography
space
place
region
toponym
geometric surface of the Earth
an area of bounded space of some human importance
a type of place
a place name
space
geometric surface of the Earth
place
an area of bounded space of some human importance
63 terms
AP Human Geography Chapter 2
agricultural revolution
arithmetic density
Census
Crude Birth Rate (CBR)
the development of farming; there have been several throughou…
The total number of people divided by the total land area
A complete enumeration of a population
The number of live births in a year for every 1,000 people al…
agricultural revolution
the development of farming; there have been several throughou…
arithmetic density
The total number of people divided by the total land area
36 terms
AP Human Geography Vocabulary
Spatial Perspective (Distribution)
Remote Sensing
GPS
GIS
Observing variations in geographic phenomena across space. (e…
The acquisition of data about Earth's surface from a satellit…
A system that determines the precise position of something on…
A computer system that stores, organizes, analyzes, and displ…
Spatial Perspective (Distribution)
Observing variations in geographic phenomena across space. (e…
Remote Sensing
The acquisition of data about Earth's surface from a satellit…
63 terms
AP Human Geography Chapter 2
agricultural revolution
arithmetic density
Census
Crude Birth Rate (CBR)
the development of farming; there have been several throughou…
The total number of people divided by the total land area
A complete enumeration of a population
The number of live births in a year for every 1,000 people al…
agricultural revolution
the development of farming; there have been several throughou…
arithmetic density
The total number of people divided by the total land area
370 terms
AP Human Geography Vocabulary
globalization
geography
human geography
physical geography
greater cultural and economic interaction among people all ov…
The study of the earth and its features and of the distributi…
The study of where and why human activities are located where…
The study where and why natural forces occur as they do
globalization
greater cultural and economic interaction among people all ov…
geography
The study of the earth and its features and of the distributi…
239 terms
AP Human Geography Exam Review
absolute location
acculturation
agglomeration effects
agribusiness
The actual space a place occupies on Earth's surface
The change that occurs within a culture when it adopts a prac…
The cost advantages (external economies) for an individual co…
Commercial agriculture in which large corporations own and op…
absolute location
The actual space a place occupies on Earth's surface
acculturation
The change that occurs within a culture when it adopts a prac…
73 terms
AP Human Geography Vocabulary
Agricultural Density
Arithmetic Density
Base Line
Cartography
the ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
the total number of people divided by total land area
an east-west line designated under the Land Ordinance of 1785…
the science of making maps
Agricultural Density
the ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
Arithmetic Density
the total number of people divided by total land area
79 terms
AP Vocabulary: Human Geography
Human Geography
Geography
Erastosthenes
Strabo
the branch of geography dealing with how human activity affec…
the study of where things are found on earth's surface and wh…
"the father of geography", first to use the term "geography",…
Greek geographer and historian whose geography is the only ex…
Human Geography
the branch of geography dealing with how human activity affec…
Geography
the study of where things are found on earth's surface and wh…
63 terms
AP Human Geography Vocabulary
Hearth
MT
Concentration
Contagious Diffusion
Region from which innovatives ideas originate.
The time in the zone encompassing the prime meridian.
The spread of something over a green area.
The rapid, wide-spread diffusion of a feature or trend throug…
Hearth
Region from which innovatives ideas originate.
MT
The time in the zone encompassing the prime meridian.
35 terms
AP Human Geography: Political Geography Vocabulary
state
sovereignty
microstates
city-state
an area organized into a political unit and ruled by an estab…
independence from control of its internal affairs by other st…
states with very small land areas... Ex: Monaco, Andorra, Antigu…
a sovereign state that comprises a town and the surrounding c…
state
an area organized into a political unit and ruled by an estab…
sovereignty
independence from control of its internal affairs by other st…
AP Human Geography Vocabulary
1st Agricultural Revolution
2nd Agricultural Revolution
5 Themes of Geography
Region
Transition of humans from nomadic hunting/gathering to sedent…
During the industrial revolution; improved methods of cultiva…
Region, location, place, human-environment interaction, and m…
An area distinguished by a unique combination of trends or fe…
1st Agricultural Revolution
Transition of humans from nomadic hunting/gathering to sedent…
2nd Agricultural Revolution
During the industrial revolution; improved methods of cultiva…
AP Human Geography-Unit 3
culture
folk/local culture
folklore
popular culture
a group of belief systems, norms, and values practiced by a p…
how a group of people in a place that see themselves and shar…
the traditional beliefs, customs, and stories of a community,…
large culture that incorporates heterogeneous populations, is…
culture
a group of belief systems, norms, and values practiced by a p…
folk/local culture
how a group of people in a place that see themselves and shar…
264 terms
AP Human Geography Vocabulary
Animism
Autonomous religion
Branch (of a religion)
Caste
Belief that objects, such as plants and stones, or natural ev…
A religion that does not have a central authority but shares…
A large and fundamental division within a religion.
The class of distinct hereditary order into which a Hindu is…
Animism
Belief that objects, such as plants and stones, or natural ev…
Autonomous religion
A religion that does not have a central authority but shares…
58 terms
AP Human Geography: Political Geography Vocabulary
Antecedent Boundary
Balance of Power
Boundary
Buffer State
A boundary that was drawn across an area prior to the area be…
A condition of roughly equal strength between opposing countr…
An invisible line that marks the extent of a state's territory
A neutral state between two warring states (e.g. Mongolia, be…
Antecedent Boundary
A boundary that was drawn across an area prior to the area be…
Balance of Power
A condition of roughly equal strength between opposing countr…
19 terms
AP Human Geography Map Unit
aspect
azimuthal projection
conformal projection
conic projection
The positional relationship between the glove and the develop…
A map projection in which the plane is the most developable s…
Map that maintains shape but distorts other properties.
Maps that put a cone over the Earth and keep distance intact…
aspect
The positional relationship between the glove and the develop…
azimuthal projection
A map projection in which the plane is the most developable s…
35 terms
AP Human Geography: Political Geography Vocabulary
state
sovereignty
microstates
city-state
an area organized into a political unit and ruled by an estab…
independence from control of its internal affairs by other st…
states with very small land areas... Ex: Monaco, Andorra, Antigu…
a sovereign state that comprises a town and the surrounding c…
state
an area organized into a political unit and ruled by an estab…
sovereignty
independence from control of its internal affairs by other st…
AP Human Geography chapter 1
map
cartography
map scale
projection
two dimension or flat scale model of Earth's surface, or a po…
science of mapmaking
amount of area covered on a map and level of detail
scientific method of transferring locations on Earth's surfac…
map
two dimension or flat scale model of Earth's surface, or a po…
cartography
science of mapmaking
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