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High School Geography
urbanization
Urban Sprawl
Industrialization
Economic Development
An increase in the percentage and in the number of people liv…
The process of urban areas expanding outwards, usually in the…
This gradually changed the way that things were produced, sta…
The improvement of living standards by economic growth.
urbanization
An increase in the percentage and in the number of people liv…
Urban Sprawl
The process of urban areas expanding outwards, usually in the…
10 terms
Geography quiz: jasper high school
Mercator projection
Robinson projection
Conic projection
Arctic circle
Cyndrilical, most acuurate at the equator, shapes and distanc…
Most commonly used in textbooks, continent size and shape are…
Most accurate for distance, cant show the entire world, disto…
66 1/2 north
Mercator projection
Cyndrilical, most acuurate at the equator, shapes and distanc…
Robinson projection
Most commonly used in textbooks, continent size and shape are…
Tenor High School Theme of Geography
ABSOLUTE LOCATION
RELATIVE LOCATION
PHYSICAL pLACE
CULTURAL pLACE
Exactly where something is located - like an address, or glob…
where something is located - described by comparison to other…
describing a location, using its natural landforms - what is…
describing a location - what is it like there , how people us…
ABSOLUTE LOCATION
Exactly where something is located - like an address, or glob…
RELATIVE LOCATION
where something is located - described by comparison to other…
Geography year 9 high school
What is a LEDC?
What is development?
How Is development measured ?
What is aid?
A LEDC is a less economiclly developed country
Development is when medcs donate to ledcs!
This can be measured in many different ways for example gdp o…
Aid is a type of support that is given !
What is a LEDC?
A LEDC is a less economiclly developed country
What is development?
Development is when medcs donate to ledcs!
41 terms
Clarkston High School World History and Geography B
Tennis Court Oath
Righ held in common by the French Revo…
Importance of Napoleon's invasion of R…
1st industrialized nation
*vow to continue to meet until they had produced a French Con…
*liberty
*resulted in the near destruction of France's Grand Army
*Great Britian
Tennis Court Oath
*vow to continue to meet until they had produced a French Con…
Righ held in common by the French Revo…
*liberty
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Ap human geography Dr. Phillips High School
Diffusion
Expansion diffusion
Relocation diffusion
Hierarchal diffusion
The process by which some characteristics spread across from…
Innovation or idea that develops in a source area and remain…
Involves the actual movement of individuals who have adopted…
Spread of an idea from one authority
Diffusion
The process by which some characteristics spread across from…
Expansion diffusion
Innovation or idea that develops in a source area and remain…
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Urbanization: AP Human Geography Penn High School
central place
central place theory
centrality
colonial city
a settlement in which certain products and services are avail…
a theory that seeks to explain the relative size and spacing…
the functional dominance of cities within an urban system
administrative or commercial center
central place
a settlement in which certain products and services are avail…
central place theory
a theory that seeks to explain the relative size and spacing…
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wakeland high school geography review cards
Geo-literacy
global grid
equator
prime meridian
The understanding of human and natural systems, geographic re…
The pattern of longitude and latitude lines on a map
An imaginary circle around the middle of the earth, halfway b…
0 degrees longitude
Geo-literacy
The understanding of human and natural systems, geographic re…
global grid
The pattern of longitude and latitude lines on a map
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World Geography Unit 3 Wando High School
Land Bridge
Seismic
cash crop
Mestizo
A strip of land that connects to larger landmasses enabling m…
relating to our caused by an earthquake
Farm products grown to be sold or traded rather than to be by…
refers to people of mixed indigenous and European dissent
Land Bridge
A strip of land that connects to larger landmasses enabling m…
Seismic
relating to our caused by an earthquake
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Important Geography terms for high school students
Absolute Location
Aquifer
Archipelago
Atoll
A point on the earth's surface expressed by a coordinate syst…
An underground reservoir of water which can be extracted for…
A chain or set of islands grouped together.
A circular coral reef that encloses a shallow lagoon
Absolute Location
A point on the earth's surface expressed by a coordinate syst…
Aquifer
An underground reservoir of water which can be extracted for…
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AP Human Geography - Agriculture - Merrill High School
Agribusiness
Agriculture
Agricultural Hearths
Animal Husbandry
The set of economic and political relationships that organize…
The art and science of producing food from the land and tendi…
Places from which farming practices began and diffused across…
An agricultural activity associated with the raising of domes…
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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Pineville High School World Geography Ch.13
City - state
Republic
Crusades
Renaissance
An autonomous political unit made up of a cityand its surroun…
A government in which citizens elect representatives to rule…
A series of wars launched by European Christians in 1996 to c…
A time of renewed interest in learning and the s that lasted…
City - state
An autonomous political unit made up of a cityand its surroun…
Republic
A government in which citizens elect representatives to rule…
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AP Human Geography - Development - Merrill High School
Brain Drain
Core-periphery model
Dependency theory
Development
Large-scale emigration of talented people.
a model of the spatial structure of development in which unde…
a structuralist theory that offers a critique of the moderniz…
The process of economic growth, expansion, or realization of…
Brain Drain
Large-scale emigration of talented people.
Core-periphery model
a model of the spatial structure of development in which unde…
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High-Stress High School
well-equipped
ensure
privilege
rigor
adj., well-prepared
v., make certain that something will happen
n., a special advantage granted only to a particular group of…
n., strictness and accuracy
well-equipped
adj., well-prepared
ensure
v., make certain that something will happen
16 terms
High School
backpack
lockers
school bus
football stadium
A bag you carry on your back
Where students put their books, bags, etc.
The yellow vehicle students take to go to school
The place where students practice football
backpack
A bag you carry on your back
lockers
Where students put their books, bags, etc.
25 terms
ap human geography (legacy high school)
accessibility
activity space
connectivity
culture
the relative ease with which a destination may be reached fro…
the space in which daily activity occurs
broad concept implying all the tangible and intangible ways i…
specialized behavioral patterns, understandings, adaptations,…
accessibility
the relative ease with which a destination may be reached fro…
activity space
the space in which daily activity occurs
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AP Human Geography - Industry - Merrill High School
Acid rain
Agglomeration Economies
Ancillary Activities
Bid rent theory
Rain containing acids that form in the atmosphere when indust…
(syn. external economies) The savings to an individual enterp…
economic activities that surround and support large-scale ind…
geographical economic theory that refers to how the price and…
Acid rain
Rain containing acids that form in the atmosphere when indust…
Agglomeration Economies
(syn. external economies) The savings to an individual enterp…
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World Geography Coach Thompson Jesuit High School
Micronesia
Challenger Deep, Mariana Trench
Micronesia, Polynesia
Truk Lagoon
This group of islands is the smallest out of the 3
2 of the greatest depths in Micronesia
These 2 groups of islands were part of the Magellan-Spanish c…
Battle which occurred during the World Wars in the parts of M…
Micronesia
This group of islands is the smallest out of the 3
Challenger Deep, Mariana Trench
2 of the greatest depths in Micronesia
36 terms
AP Human Geography - Ethnicity - Merrill High School
Acculturation
Amalgamation Theory
Apartheid
Balkanization
Cultural modification of an individual, group, or people by a…
in ethnic geography, the concept that multiethnic societies b…
segregation on grounds other than race.
the process of fragmentation or division of a region or state…
Acculturation
Cultural modification of an individual, group, or people by a…
Amalgamation Theory
in ethnic geography, the concept that multiethnic societies b…
22 terms
Clarkston High School World History and Geography B
Tennis Court Oath
Importance of Napoleon's invasion of R…
1st industrialized nation
Capitalism
*vow to continue to meet until they had produced a French Con…
*resulted in the near destruction of France's Grand Army
*Great Britian
*economic system characterized by private ownership of capita…
Tennis Court Oath
*vow to continue to meet until they had produced a French Con…
Importance of Napoleon's invasion of R…
*resulted in the near destruction of France's Grand Army
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AP Human Geography - Services - Merrill High School
Back Offices
Basic Industries
Business Services
Central Business District (CBD)
outsourcing clerical activities (e.g. payroll, call centers,…
Industries that sell their products or services primarily to…
services that primarily meet the needs of other businesses, i…
The downtown or nucleus of a city where retail stores, office…
Back Offices
outsourcing clerical activities (e.g. payroll, call centers,…
Basic Industries
Industries that sell their products or services primarily to…
15 terms
High School
high school
fall
freshman
sophomore
videregående skole
høst
førsteårselev
andreårselev
high school
videregående skole
fall
høst
12 terms
High School
Jennifer Lopez
Tom Cruise
Victoria Beckham
Courtney Cox
Jennifer Lopez
Tom Cruise
58 terms
high school
allow,let,permit
average
choice... ,choose
effect... affect
اجازه دادن... let در جملات امری،رایج ترین اصطلاح... allow =be allow…
معدل،متوسط،میانگین... syn2 = usually, ordinary
انتخاب... انتخاب کردن
اسم به معنای تاثیرو اثر... فعل به معنای تاثیر گذاشتن
allow,let,permit
اجازه دادن... let در جملات امری،رایج ترین اصطلاح... allow =be allow…
average
معدل،متوسط،میانگین... syn2 = usually, ordinary
15 terms
High School
conspicuous
commotion
misgiving
defiance
Adj. noticeable, obvious clear to see
n. uproar, loud noise, disturbance
n. doubt, worry, uncertainty
n. disobedience, non-cooperation
conspicuous
Adj. noticeable, obvious clear to see
commotion
n. uproar, loud noise, disturbance
24 terms
Pineville High School World Geography Chapter 15 Russia Physical Geography
Russia and the republics occupy a trem…
the region sprawls across both asia an…
the region makes up nearly how many of…
moving from west to east what are the…
which is approximately three times the land area of the unite…
crosses 11 times zones
1\6th of the earths land surface ... simple overall pattern
the northern European plain ... the west Siberian plain... the cent…
Russia and the republics occupy a trem…
which is approximately three times the land area of the unite…
the region sprawls across both asia an…
crosses 11 times zones
16 terms
High School
backpack
lockers
school bus
football stadium
A bag you carry on your back
Where students put their books, bags, etc.
The yellow vehicle students take to go to school
The place where students practice football
backpack
A bag you carry on your back
lockers
Where students put their books, bags, etc.
AP Human Geography Vocabulary Week 1 Archer High School
Pandemic
Place
Hearth
Sequent Occupance
Disease that is widespread over a country or world
A particular point in space
used as a symbol of ones home
the notion that successive societies leave their cultural imp…
Pandemic
Disease that is widespread over a country or world
Place
A particular point in space
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Pineville High School World Geography Chapter 1 Mrs. Gildwarg
Geography
tools used by geographers
5 themes of geography
absolute location
the study of the distribution and interaction of physical and…
maps... photographs... 5 themes of geography
location... place... region... human... movement
the exact place on Earth where a geographic feature is found
Geography
the study of the distribution and interaction of physical and…
tools used by geographers
maps... photographs... 5 themes of geography
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World Geography 1st Semester Final Exam Memorial High School
Culture
Society
Ethnic Group
Innovation
the total of knowledge, attitudes, and behaviors shared by an…
a group that shares a geographical location, a common languag…
a group of people who share language, customs, and a common h…
taking existing elements of society and creating something ne…
Culture
the total of knowledge, attitudes, and behaviors shared by an…
Society
a group that shares a geographical location, a common languag…
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AP Human Geography - Political Geography - Merrill High School
African Union
Allocational Boundary Disputes
Antecedent Boundaries
Balance of Power
The organization that replaced the Organization of African Un…
Conflict over resources that may not be divided by the border…
A boundary line established before an area is populated.
distribution of military and economic power that prevents any…
African Union
The organization that replaced the Organization of African Un…
Allocational Boundary Disputes
Conflict over resources that may not be divided by the border…
10 terms
high school
scheme
zealous
actuary
eulogy
plan
Eager, earnest, devoted: gentle and warm
someone who advises insurance companies: computes premium rates
speech of praise or written work of praise, esp. a speech giv…
scheme
plan
zealous
Eager, earnest, devoted: gentle and warm
10 terms
high school
camouflage
solemn
grievance
anonymous
The hiding of something as a result of its appearance
Not cheerful or smiling; serious; gloomy
injustice; complaint
being unknown, unrecognized
camouflage
The hiding of something as a result of its appearance
solemn
Not cheerful or smiling; serious; gloomy
200 terms
High School Vocabulary
consensus
taint
hailed
apparently
A collective or general agreement of opinion, feeling, or thi…
(n.) a stain or spot; a mark of corruption or dishonor; (v.)…
greeted
seemingly
consensus
A collective or general agreement of opinion, feeling, or thi…
taint
(n.) a stain or spot; a mark of corruption or dishonor; (v.)…
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World Geography 1st Semester Final Exam Memorial High School
Culture
Society
Ethnic Group
Innovation
the total of knowledge, attitudes, and behaviors shared by an…
a group that shares a geographical location, a common languag…
a group of people who share language, customs, and a common h…
taking existing elements of society and creating something ne…
Culture
the total of knowledge, attitudes, and behaviors shared by an…
Society
a group that shares a geographical location, a common languag…
10 terms
high school
eczema
esoteric
hepatitis
ideology
noninfectious, inflammatory skin disease characterized by red…
Difficult to understand
Inflammation of the liver
a system of ideas and ideals, especially one that forms the b…
eczema
noninfectious, inflammatory skin disease characterized by red…
esoteric
Difficult to understand
9 terms
High school
Lockers
Football
Cheerleaders
Bullys
Lockers
Football
12 terms
school high
copy
write
sign
study
copy
write
10 terms
high school
hyperbole
impasse
implement
laryngitis
A figure of speech using deliberate exaggeration or overstate…
blocked path; dilemma with no solution
To carry out
Inflammation of the voice box
hyperbole
A figure of speech using deliberate exaggeration or overstate…
impasse
blocked path; dilemma with no solution
22 terms
World Geography Ch.1 Test review: Friendswood High School
map protection
longitude
latitude
topographic map
a way of showing the curved surface of the earth on a flat su…
a set of imaginary lines that go around the earth and over th…
a set of imaginary lines that run parallel to the equator, us…
representation of natural and man-made features on the surface
map protection
a way of showing the curved surface of the earth on a flat su…
longitude
a set of imaginary lines that go around the earth and over th…
20 terms
High school
Oneida
Sha'ria
Nicholas Biddle
Hubert Humphrey
John H. Noyes founded what utopian community in 1848
Iran is governed by what strict Islamic law
Andrew Jackson's nemesis in his infamous bank war
Who lost the 1968 presidential election to Richard Nixon
Oneida
John H. Noyes founded what utopian community in 1848
Sha'ria
Iran is governed by what strict Islamic law
257 terms
AP Human Geography Cumulative Final Review (Herold-Munster High School)
Human Geography
Cartography
Prime Meridian
International Date Line
the branch of geography dealing with how human activity affec…
the science or practice of drawing maps
The key reference line for longitude that is 0°; an arbitrary…
A line of longitude that is the other side of the prime merid…
Human Geography
the branch of geography dealing with how human activity affec…
Cartography
the science or practice of drawing maps
22 terms
High school
students' store
(to) chant
(to) be proud of sb/sth
schedule (US)
Schülerladen
singen
stolz auf jdn/etw sein
Stundenplan
students' store
Schülerladen
(to) chant
singen
22 terms
High school
students' store
(to) chant
(to) be proud of sb/sth
schedule (US)
Schülerladen
singen
stolz auf jdn/etw sein
Stundenplan
students' store
Schülerladen
(to) chant
singen
11 terms
High school cliques
The Jocks
The Cheerleaders
The Goths / Emo kids
The Nerds
The Jocks
The Cheerleaders
28 terms
AP Human Geography: Migration Terms Chp.3 Central High School
Brain Drain
Chain Migration
Cyclic Movement
Emigration
A large-scale of immigration of talented workers from LDCs to…
The migration of people to a specific location because of rel…
Movement that is nomadic that occurs on a closed route that o…
The movement out of a region
Brain Drain
A large-scale of immigration of talented workers from LDCs to…
Chain Migration
The migration of people to a specific location because of rel…
104 terms
Freshman World Geography Final - Mr. Hausauer - Bozeman High School
absolute location
distortion
map projection
relative location
Exact location of a place on the earth described by global co…
a change in the shape, size, or position of a place when it i…
A method that involves transferring the earth's sphere onto a…
The position of a place in relation to another place
absolute location
Exact location of a place on the earth described by global co…
distortion
a change in the shape, size, or position of a place when it i…
23 terms
AP Human Geography Mr. Collier Collierville High School
Circulation Ch. 3
Emigration
Floodplain
Forced Migration
Short term repetitive or cyclical movements recur on a regula…
Migration from a location
The area subject to flooding during a given number of years a…
Permanent movement compelled usually by cultural factors
Circulation Ch. 3
Short term repetitive or cyclical movements recur on a regula…
Emigration
Migration from a location
50 terms
High School
unconditional
accommodation
considerate
monument
无条件的
住处
体贴的
纪念碑
unconditional
无条件的
accommodation
住处
15 terms
Japanese High School
高校
起立
着席
高校
起立
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