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49 terms
African geography, culture, history
Relationship between altitude and clim…
Desertification
Nile Valley
Role of Oceans
Temperature drops as elevation increases, temperature in high…
Turning semi-desert land into desert by cutting down trees an…
Fertile land in North Africa near the Nile River
Oceans set Africa apart from other regions and link it with t…
Relationship between altitude and clim…
Temperature drops as elevation increases, temperature in high…
Desertification
Turning semi-desert land into desert by cutting down trees an…
49 terms
Latin America - Geography, History, and Culture
current
rain shadow
isthmus
peninsula
the continuous movement of air or water in the same direction
dry region on one side of a mountain range
(n) a narrow strip of land connecting two large land areas (e…
(n) a piece of land almost surrounded by water or projecting…
current
the continuous movement of air or water in the same direction
rain shadow
dry region on one side of a mountain range
27 terms
Geography, History, and Culture of Russia
Which part of Russia do most of the pe…
Why do people live on the European sid…
How did the KGB instill fear in the pe…
Who was the first democratic elected p…
Western Russia in the Northern European Plain
Warmer climate, better access to resources and farmland
No one knew who the spies were, People who spoke out against…
Boris Yeltsin
Which part of Russia do most of the pe…
Western Russia in the Northern European Plain
Why do people live on the European sid…
Warmer climate, better access to resources and farmland
22 terms
Cultural Geography
culture
innovation
diffusion
acculturation
The languages, religions, customs, art, and dress of a people
An improvement of an existing technological product, system,…
the spread of ideas, inventions, or patterns of behavior
taking existing elements and creating something new from them
culture
The languages, religions, customs, art, and dress of a people
innovation
An improvement of an existing technological product, system,…
62 terms
Geography - history and cultures of Africa
What African kingdom built temples and…
Who was king as Ezana?
What happened in the Gold Coast in the…
Hunter - gather
Kush
Axum king
Kwame Nkrumah lead a nationalist movement in Britain's colony…
A person who moves place to place to hunt
What African kingdom built temples and…
Kush
Who was king as Ezana?
Axum king
18 terms
World History-Culture and Geography
Ethnocentrism
Culture
Pluralistic Societies
Imperialism
the belief that one's culture is superior to all others
a set of rules or standards shared by members of a society, w…
societies in which there exists a diversity of cultural patte…
the policy of conquering and ruling other lands
Ethnocentrism
the belief that one's culture is superior to all others
Culture
a set of rules or standards shared by members of a society, w…
16 terms
Australia Geography, Culture, History
Urban
Great Victoria Desert
English
literacy rate
Most Australians live in this type of area
Few people live here because of its hot and dry climate.
The language that first European colonizers of Australia spoke.
The population has a lower standard of living if this is also…
Urban
Most Australians live in this type of area
Great Victoria Desert
Few people live here because of its hot and dry climate.
18 terms
geography and culture: world history
Laissez faire
free market
industrial revolution
industrialization
the idea that businesses should operate with little or no gov…
The idea of allowing the natural forces of supply and demand…
period of increased output of machine made goods and new manu…
the process of developing matching production of goods
Laissez faire
the idea that businesses should operate with little or no gov…
free market
The idea of allowing the natural forces of supply and demand…
17 terms
Geography and cultures World history
Age of enlightens
Philosophe
Natural laws
Natural rights
Period In the 1600s and early 1700s when philosophers empathi…
Enlightenment thinkers who Applied scientific approaches to t…
Principles and laws, similar to scientific principles and law…
Philosophical argument that certain rights belong to all huma…
Age of enlightens
Period In the 1600s and early 1700s when philosophers empathi…
Philosophe
Enlightenment thinkers who Applied scientific approaches to t…
17 terms
Geography and Culture - World History
Age of Enlightenment
Philosophe
Natural Laws
Natural rights
Period in the 1600's and early 1700's when philosophers wmpha…
Enlightenment thinkers who applied scientific approaches to t…
Principles and laws, similar to scientific principles and law…
Philosophical argument that certain rights belong to all huma…
Age of Enlightenment
Period in the 1600's and early 1700's when philosophers wmpha…
Philosophe
Enlightenment thinkers who applied scientific approaches to t…
45 terms
History geography and culture
Culture
Norms
Folkways
Mores
the entire way of life for a society/a pattern for living tha…
A belief or value that influences our actions and outward beh…
Daily routines that guide our rules for living. E.g- dress co…
Values of a society that are required behaviour
Culture
the entire way of life for a society/a pattern for living tha…
Norms
A belief or value that influences our actions and outward beh…
51 terms
History: Geography and Culture
extended family
culture
norm
folkways
mom, dad, kids, grandparents
the entire way of life for a society
a belief or value that influences our actions; people tend to…
daily routines that guide our rules for living
extended family
mom, dad, kids, grandparents
culture
the entire way of life for a society
24 terms
History, Culture & Geography
HIstory
Primary Source
Secondary Source
Culture
the record of past events
Eye witness account of an event... ex: autobiography, diary
account of an event that is AFTER THE FACT... ex: textbook, ency…
a way of life of a group of people.
HIstory
the record of past events
Primary Source
Eye witness account of an event... ex: autobiography, diary
32 terms
History Geography and Culture
geography
culture
cultural diffusion
civilization
study of people, environment, and their resources
Peoples unique way of life
The spread of ideas, customs, and technologies from one cultu…
a form of culture characterized by cities, specializes worker…
geography
study of people, environment, and their resources
culture
Peoples unique way of life
8 terms
History Geography and Culture
Five Themes of Geography
Latitude
Longitude
Adapt
- Human Environemnt Interaction... - Place... - Movement... - Region... -…
vertical lines used to find the absolute location of a place
horizontal lines used to find the absolute location of a place
to modify something so that it is suitable for a purpose
Five Themes of Geography
- Human Environemnt Interaction... - Place... - Movement... - Region... -…
Latitude
vertical lines used to find the absolute location of a place
61 terms
African geography, culture, & history
middle passage
triangular trade
african diaspora
James Bruce
trans-atlantic voyage to americas (worst leg, moved people)
middle passage, europeans gave guns to Africa, americas gave…
slave trade caused africans to be spread across the world
first major explorer of Africa... England 1770... discovered Lake T…
middle passage
trans-atlantic voyage to americas (worst leg, moved people)
triangular trade
middle passage, europeans gave guns to Africa, americas gave…
13 terms
World History culture and Geography
Ethnocentrism
Culture
Pluralistic Societies
Imperialism
The beleif that ones culture is superior to all others
A set of rules or standards shared by members of soceity
Societies in which there exists a diversity og cultural patte…
The policy of conquering and ruling other lands
Ethnocentrism
The beleif that ones culture is superior to all others
Culture
A set of rules or standards shared by members of soceity
39 terms
World history, cultures, and geography
Jared Diamond
Nomads
Geography
Paleolithic age
Guy the reseached why the location was important
Person who travels place to place looking for food
...
...
Jared Diamond
Guy the reseached why the location was important
Nomads
Person who travels place to place looking for food
22 terms
World History; geography and culture
culture
anthropology
socialization
internalization
a total way of life
the study of other cultures
the process by which a person learns his culture
to learn something so completely that it feels natural
culture
a total way of life
anthropology
the study of other cultures
28 terms
Geography and Cultures - World History
Location
Place
Human-Environment Interaction
Movement
can either be absolute or relative
describes the human and physical characteristics of a location
considers how humans adapt to and modify the environment
studies movement and migration across the planet
Location
can either be absolute or relative
Place
describes the human and physical characteristics of a location
48 terms
African geography, culture, and history
Altitude and Climate
Desertification
Climate Zone: Tropical Wet
Climate Zone: Tropical Wet and Dry
the higher you get, the lower the temperature gets
turning of semidesert land into desert
Guinea-Great Rift Vally... covers narrow belt along the equator…
Largest climate zone... warm all year... summer-hot and wet ... winter…
Altitude and Climate
the higher you get, the lower the temperature gets
Desertification
turning of semidesert land into desert
48 terms
History/Geography/Culture Review
Anthropologist
Political Scientist
Social Scientist
Archaeologist
Study the origins, customs, beliefs and cultures of mankind.…
Study political relationships and structures. These concern h…
Study society "scientifically" by looking for uniform pattern…
Study the was of life of early peoples through the examinatio…
Anthropologist
Study the origins, customs, beliefs and cultures of mankind.…
Political Scientist
Study political relationships and structures. These concern h…
48 terms
History/Geography/Culture Review
Anthropologist
Political Scientist
Social Scientist
Archaeologist
Study the origins, customs, beliefs and cultures of mankind.…
Study political relationships and structures. These concern h…
Study society "scientifically" by looking for uniform pattern…
Study the was of life of early peoples through the examinatio…
Anthropologist
Study the origins, customs, beliefs and cultures of mankind.…
Political Scientist
Study political relationships and structures. These concern h…
19 terms
Cultural Geography
culture
genocide
innovation
cultural diffusion
the knowledge, attitudes and behaviors shared by and passed o…
the deliberate and systematic extermination of a national, ra…
create something new to meet a need
the spread of ideas, inventions, or patterns of behavior
culture
the knowledge, attitudes and behaviors shared by and passed o…
genocide
the deliberate and systematic extermination of a national, ra…
40 terms
History/Geography/Culture
Social Scientists
Prehistory
Archaeologist
Artifact
Study society "scientifically" by looking for uniform pattern…
Period before written history
Study the ways of life of early people through the examinatio…
An object made by people
Social Scientists
Study society "scientifically" by looking for uniform pattern…
Prehistory
Period before written history
54 terms
HISTORY/GEOGRAPHY/CULTURE
SOCIAL SCIENTISTS
ARCHEOLOGIST
ARTIFACT
HISTORIAN
study society "scientifically" by looking for uniform pattern…
Study past people by examining their physical remains
Man made objects
Scholars who study and write about the historical past
SOCIAL SCIENTISTS
study society "scientifically" by looking for uniform pattern…
ARCHEOLOGIST
Study past people by examining their physical remains
8 terms
History Geography vs. Culture
What are two theories for why civiliza…
What are the 6 elements of civilizatio…
What were the first 6 civilizations?
What were the origins of civilizations?
1) Challenge Theory- life in the early years was very hard, s…
1) cities- economic (job specialization), political (organiza…
Mesopotamia ... Egypt... Norte Chico (Peru)- smaller cities, less j…
Civilizations had their roots in the agricultural revolution…
What are two theories for why civiliza…
1) Challenge Theory- life in the early years was very hard, s…
What are the 6 elements of civilizatio…
1) cities- economic (job specialization), political (organiza…
18 terms
History culture/ geography
Location
place
Human interaction w/ environment
movement
Relative location and an exact or absolute location
Physical and cultural characteristics
adapt/modify/depend to environment
moves from place to place
Location
Relative location and an exact or absolute location
place
Physical and cultural characteristics
25 terms
World History culture & geography
militarism
central powers
Allies
Entente
the glorification of military and armed strength
the alliance between Germany and Austria-Hungary
the alliance between Great Britain, France, and Russia
a treaty of "friendly understanding" between nations. not as…
militarism
the glorification of military and armed strength
central powers
the alliance between Germany and Austria-Hungary
14 terms
World history geography and culture
Laissez faire
Free market
Industrial revolution
Industrialization
The idea that business should operate with little or no gover…
The idea of allowing the natural forces of supply and demand…
Period of increased output of machine made goods and new manu…
The process of developing machine production goods
Laissez faire
The idea that business should operate with little or no gover…
Free market
The idea of allowing the natural forces of supply and demand…
17 terms
world history- geography and culture
age of enlightenment
philosophe
natural laws
natural rights
period in the 1600s and 1700s when philosophers emphasized sc…
enlightenment thinkers who applied scientific approaches to t…
principles and laws, similar to scientific principles and law…
philosophical argument that certain rights belong to all huma…
age of enlightenment
period in the 1600s and 1700s when philosophers emphasized sc…
philosophe
enlightenment thinkers who applied scientific approaches to t…
18 terms
world history: culture and geography
ethnocentrism
culture
pluralistic societes
imperialism
the belief that one's culture is supeeior to all others
a set of rules or standards shared by members of a society
societies in which there exists diversitys
policy of conquering and ruling other lands
ethnocentrism
the belief that one's culture is supeeior to all others
culture
a set of rules or standards shared by members of a society
36 terms
African Culture to History and Geography
family and ethnic groups
Art, Music and Oral Literature
Family
Dance
Where much of africa's cultural activities focus on
serve to reinforce existing religious and social patterns
Basic unit of South African Society
Most integral part of the African culture
family and ethnic groups
Where much of africa's cultural activities focus on
Art, Music and Oral Literature
serve to reinforce existing religious and social patterns
18 terms
World history- culture and geography
Ethnocentrism
Culture
Pluralistic societies
Imperialism
The beliefs that ones one culture is superior to all others
A set of rules or standards shared by members of a society wh…
Societies in which there exists a diversity of cultural patte…
The policy of conquering and ruling other lands
Ethnocentrism
The beliefs that ones one culture is superior to all others
Culture
A set of rules or standards shared by members of a society wh…
17 terms
World history- geography and culture
Laissez faire
Free market
Industrial revolution
Enclosure
The idea that businesses should operate with little or no gov…
The idea of allowing the natural forces of supply and demand…
The process of developing machine production of goods
Process by which brought up farmland and rented these fields…
Laissez faire
The idea that businesses should operate with little or no gov…
Free market
The idea of allowing the natural forces of supply and demand…
25 terms
World history - culture and geography
Militarism
Central powers
Allies
Entente
The glorification of military and armed strength
The alliance between Germany and Austria-Hungary
Alliances between Great Britain, France, and russia
A treaty of friendly understanding between the nations
Militarism
The glorification of military and armed strength
Central powers
The alliance between Germany and Austria-Hungary
54 terms
CULTURAL GEOGRAPHY
literary tradition
language
official language
language family
a system of written communication
a system of communication through speech, a collection of sou…
the one that is used by the government for laws and public ob…
a collection of languages related through a common ancestral…
literary tradition
a system of written communication
language
a system of communication through speech, a collection of sou…
25 terms
History/Geography/Culture
Maginot line
Herbert Hoover
Zealots
Arctic Ocean
Wilhelm von Leeb faced it... Namesake served as minister of war…
Defeated Frank Lowden for party presidential nomination... Signe…
Sicarii resorted to public assassinations... Fought Tenth Freten…
Lowest point is the Fram Basin... Touches Cape Morris Jesup ... Hig…
Maginot line
Wilhelm von Leeb faced it... Namesake served as minister of war…
Herbert Hoover
Defeated Frank Lowden for party presidential nomination... Signe…
43 terms
History/Geography/Culture test
Social scientists
Prehistory
Archaeologists
Artifact
Study history from different points of views
History that happened before writing
Study past people by examining physical evidence
Man made object
Social scientists
Study history from different points of views
Prehistory
History that happened before writing
33 terms
Spanish geography, history, culture
Land mass that spain is a part of:
Spain boarders:
What northern African is located direc…
Spain is part of what European alliance?
Iberian peninsula
Portugal and France
Morocco
European Union
Land mass that spain is a part of:
Iberian peninsula
Spain boarders:
Portugal and France
Cultural Geography
birthrate
developed nation
sparsely
approximate population of the world
the number of live births per thousand of population per year.
another name for a 1st world nation
thinly scattered or distributed
7.45 billion
birthrate
the number of live births per thousand of population per year.
developed nation
another name for a 1st world nation
29 terms
History: Geography, Culture
What geographic factor was most import…
The Church of the Holy Sepulchre, the…
What continent's economic and politica…
What geographic factor had a major inf…
Fertile soils
Cultural diversity of the Middle East
South America
River valleys
What geographic factor was most import…
Fertile soils
The Church of the Holy Sepulchre, the…
Cultural diversity of the Middle East
55 terms
History/Geography/Culture Test
social scientists
pre-history
archaeologist
artifact
people who study society 'scientifically' by looking for unif…
period before recorded history
study prehistory by using artifacts
man-made objects
social scientists
people who study society 'scientifically' by looking for unif…
pre-history
period before recorded history
8 terms
History final Geography and Culture
Whats polytheism?
What's monotheism?
What does Mesopotamia mean in Greek?
Main rivers of Mesopotamia?
Religion believing in multiple Gods
Religion believing in 1 god
Land between 2 rivers
Tigris and Euphrates
Whats polytheism?
Religion believing in multiple Gods
What's monotheism?
Religion believing in 1 god
26 terms
Core Concepts of History - History, Geography, and Culture
Historian
History
Chronology
Period
A person who studies the past
The story of change in the past
A list of events arranged in the order in which they occurred.
A length of time singled out because of a specific event or d…
Historian
A person who studies the past
History
The story of change in the past
26 terms
Unit 1- Geography, Culture and History
Ability to move up or down in a social…
Way people are grouped in society; can…
Belief in only one god
Belief in more than one god
social mobility
social class
monotheism
polytheism
Ability to move up or down in a social…
social mobility
Way people are grouped in society; can…
social class
Latin America - Geography, History, and Culture
current
rain shadow
isthmus
peninsula
the continuous movement of air or water in the same direction
dry region on one side of a mountain range
(n) a narrow strip of land connecting two large land areas (e…
(n) a piece of land almost surrounded by water or projecting…
current
the continuous movement of air or water in the same direction
rain shadow
dry region on one side of a mountain range
30 terms
World History 1-Geography and Cultures
Longitude
Latitude
Geography
Totalitarian Dictator
lines that are drawn horizontally on a world map (North and S…
lines that are drawn vertically on a world map (East and West)
study of people, their environment, and resources and how the…
Government controls ALL aspects of the economy, social aspect…
Longitude
lines that are drawn horizontally on a world map (North and S…
Latitude
lines that are drawn vertically on a world map (East and West)
10 terms
Australia Geography, Culture, and Early History
Costal, Urban Areas
Great Victoria Desert
English
literacy rate
Most Australians live here.
Few people live here because of its hot and dry climate.
The language that first European colonizers of Australia spoke.
The population has a lower standard of living if this is also…
Costal, Urban Areas
Most Australians live here.
Great Victoria Desert
Few people live here because of its hot and dry climate.
36 terms
World History I - Cultural Geography Quiz
Population
Population Density
Causes of Population Density
Most densely populated areas?
How many people are in an area
How close together people are in a certain area.
Water, and how long people have been in that place.
China, India
Population
How many people are in an area
Population Density
How close together people are in a certain area.
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