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Ms. Meyers AP Human Geography Chapter 1
Cartography
Concentration
Contagious diffusion
Cultural ecology
The science of making maps
The spread of something over a given area
The rapid widespread diffusion of a feature or trend througho…
A geographic approach that emphasizes human environment relat…
Cartography
The science of making maps
Concentration
The spread of something over a given area
AP Human Geography Unit 1
Two types of location
absolute location
relative location
2 characteristics for place
absolute & relative
specific place, uses grids, longitude & latitude
directional words & using distance
physical & human
Two types of location
absolute & relative
absolute location
specific place, uses grids, longitude & latitude
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
AP Human Geography-Unit 1
cartography
contagious diffusion
cultural ecology
culture
the science of making maps
The rapid, widespread diffusion of a feature or trend through…
Geographic approach that emphasizes human-environment relatio…
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
cartography
the science of making maps
contagious diffusion
The rapid, widespread diffusion of a feature or trend through…
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Chapter 1 | AP Human Geography Vocabulary (Ms . Sylvester)
Abiotic
Atmosphere
Biosphere
Biotic
Conposed of nonliving or inorganic matter ( 4 systems : atmos…
Thin layer of gases surrounding earth
All living organisms on earth , including plants and animals…
Composed of living organisms
Abiotic
Conposed of nonliving or inorganic matter ( 4 systems : atmos…
Atmosphere
Thin layer of gases surrounding earth
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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Unit 1 (AP Human Geography)
Remote Sensing
GPS (Global Positioning System)
GIS (Geographic Information System)
Absolute Location
Pictures taken above Earths crust
Precise location... Navigation primary purpose... Surveillance... U…
Super-accurate maps with different layers... Used to study relat…
latitude/longitude... Benefits of GPS (Global Positioning Syste…
Remote Sensing
Pictures taken above Earths crust
GPS (Global Positioning System)
Precise location... Navigation primary purpose... Surveillance... U…
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AP Human Geography Chapter 1
What percent of the world is malnouris…
What makes up the majority of the 1/7th?
What region is mostly malnourished?
Why do wealthier countries benefit mor…
1 out of 7 (about 1 billion)
Women and Children
Sub-Saharan Africa... http://www.transportintelligence.com/marke…
They can afford to buy more food than the poorer countries
What percent of the world is malnouris…
1 out of 7 (about 1 billion)
What makes up the majority of the 1/7th?
Women and Children
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
AP Human Geography Chapter 1
What percent of the world is malnouris…
What makes up the majority of the 1/7th?
What region is mostly malnourished?
Why do wealthier countries benefit mor…
1 out of 7 (about 1 billion)
Women and Children
Sub-Saharan Africa... http://www.transportintelligence.com/marke…
They can afford to buy more food than the poorer countries
What percent of the world is malnouris…
1 out of 7 (about 1 billion)
What makes up the majority of the 1/7th?
Women and Children
AP Human Geography 1
Location
Space
Scale
Place
position of something on the earth
physical gap between two objects
relationship between size/distance of objects on a map and th…
specific point on earth with defining characteristics
Location
position of something on the earth
Space
physical gap between two objects
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Ms. Keller AP Human Geography - (Culture)
Culture
Folk Culture
Popular Culture
Local Culture
The sum total of knowledge, attitudes and habitual behavior p…
cultural traits such as dress modes, dwellings traditions, an…
Cultural traits such as dress, diet, and music that identify…
Group of people in a particular place who see themselves as a…
Culture
The sum total of knowledge, attitudes and habitual behavior p…
Folk Culture
cultural traits such as dress modes, dwellings traditions, an…
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AP Human Geography 1
Geography
Human Geography
Physical Geography
Eratosthenes
The study of the physical features of the earth and its atmos…
The branch of geography dealing with how human activity affec…
The branch of geography dealing with natural features and pro…
First to use the word geography.
Geography
The study of the physical features of the earth and its atmos…
Human Geography
The branch of geography dealing with how human activity affec…
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AP Human Geography Unit One (Set #1)
Absolute Location
Absolute Distance
Cartogram
Cartography
A point on the earth's surface expressed by a coordinate syst…
The distance that can be measured with a standard unit of len…
A presentation of statistical data in geographical distributi…
The science or practice of drawing maps.
Absolute Location
A point on the earth's surface expressed by a coordinate syst…
Absolute Distance
The distance that can be measured with a standard unit of len…
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AP Human Geography Chapter 1
Contemporary geography
Geography
Human geography
Physical geography
Scientific study of the location of people and activities acr…
The study of where things are found on Earth's surface and wh…
Study of where and why human activities are located where the…
Studies where and why natural forces occur as they do- for ex…
Contemporary geography
Scientific study of the location of people and activities acr…
Geography
The study of where things are found on Earth's surface and wh…
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AP Human Geography Semester 1
globalization
physical geography
spatial arrangement
spatial distribution
a set of processes that are increasing interactions, deepenin…
the study of physical phenomena on Earth
how places and phenomena are laid out, organized, and arrange…
how something is distributed across space; first step to unde…
globalization
a set of processes that are increasing interactions, deepenin…
physical geography
the study of physical phenomena on Earth
44 terms
Ap Human Geography (Ch. 1)
Location, Place, Human-Environmental I…
Relationship between a features size o…
The study of where things are found on…
A 2D or flat scale model of Earth's su…
The 5 themes of Geography
Map Scale
Geography
Map
Location, Place, Human-Environmental I…
The 5 themes of Geography
Relationship between a features size o…
Map Scale
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Population - AP Human Geography Unit 2.1
agricultural density
arithmetic density
census
crude birth rate (CBR)
The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
The total number of objects in an area; Total population divi…
Enumeration of a population; The single most important data s…
The total number of live births in a year for every 1000 peop…
agricultural density
The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
arithmetic density
The total number of objects in an area; Total population divi…
39 terms
AP Human Geography-Unit 1
cartography
contagious diffusion
cultural ecology
culture
the science of making maps
The rapid, widespread diffusion of a feature or trend through…
Geographic approach that emphasizes human-environment relatio…
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
cartography
the science of making maps
contagious diffusion
The rapid, widespread diffusion of a feature or trend through…
44 terms
AP Human Geography-Unit 1
cartography
contagious diffusion
cultural ecology
culture
the science of making maps
The rapid, widespread diffusion of a feature or trend through…
Geographic approach that emphasizes human-environment relatio…
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
cartography
the science of making maps
contagious diffusion
The rapid, widespread diffusion of a feature or trend through…
30 terms
AP Human Geography Unit One (Set #1)
Absolute Location
Absolute Distance
Cartogram
Cartography
A point on the earth's surface expressed by a coordinate syst…
The distance that can be measured with a standard unit of len…
A presentation of statistical data in geographical distributi…
The science or practice of drawing maps.
Absolute Location
A point on the earth's surface expressed by a coordinate syst…
Absolute Distance
The distance that can be measured with a standard unit of len…
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AP Human Geography chapter 1
geography
map
cartography
Eratosthenes
Study of where things are found on Earth's surface
two dimension or flat scale model of Earth's surface, or a po…
science of mapmaking
Greek scholar who invented the word "Geography" he made one o…
geography
Study of where things are found on Earth's surface
map
two dimension or flat scale model of Earth's surface, or a po…
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AP Human Geography Models
Population Pyramid
Demographic Transition Model
Epidemiological Transition Model
Malthus' Theory
Population Pyramid
Demographic Transition Model
AP Human Geography Unit 1
Built landscape
Sequent occupance
Cultural Landscape
Density
an area of land represented by its features and patterns of h…
The notion that successive societies leave their cultural imp…
A combination of cultural features such as language and relig…
the frequency with which something occurs in space (can be me…
Built landscape
an area of land represented by its features and patterns of h…
Sequent occupance
The notion that successive societies leave their cultural imp…
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AP Human Geography Chapter 1
Abiotic
Atmosphere
Biosphere
Biotic
Made of nonliving or inorganic matter.
A thin layer of gases surrounding Earth.
All living organisms on Earth, including microorganisms.
Composed of living organisms.
Abiotic
Made of nonliving or inorganic matter.
Atmosphere
A thin layer of gases surrounding Earth.
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AP Human Geography Unit 1
Place
Region
Physical Geography
Human Geography
A specific geographic setting with distinctive physical, soci…
A territory that encompasses many places all or most of which…
Deals with Earth's natural processes and their outcomes inclu…
Deals with the spatial organization of human activities and w…
Place
A specific geographic setting with distinctive physical, soci…
Region
A territory that encompasses many places all or most of which…
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Chapter 1 AP Human Geography
Abiotic
Atmosphere
Biosphere
Biotic
Composed of nonliving or inorganic matter
The thin layer of gases surrounding Earth
All living organisms on Earth, including plants and animals,…
Composed of living organisms
Abiotic
Composed of nonliving or inorganic matter
Atmosphere
The thin layer of gases surrounding Earth
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
AP Human Geography Chapter 1
Sequent occupance
Cultural landscape
Arithmetic density
Physiological density
The old stays with the new
People leaving imprints of human activity
Population per square mile
Population per unit of arable land
Sequent occupance
The old stays with the new
Cultural landscape
People leaving imprints of human activity
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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
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AP Human Geography Rubenstein Chapter 1
Contemporary geography
"Geography"
Geography
Human geography
Scientific study of the location of people and activities acr…
"Earth writing" invented by Greek Scholar Eratosthenes
The study of where things are found on Earth's surface and wh…
Study of where and why human activities are located where the…
Contemporary geography
Scientific study of the location of people and activities acr…
"Geography"
"Earth writing" invented by Greek Scholar Eratosthenes
35 terms
AP Human Geography-Unit 1
cartography
contagious diffusion
culture
density
the science of making maps
The rapid, widespread diffusion of a feature or trend through…
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
The amount of a particular feature within a given area.
cartography
the science of making maps
contagious diffusion
The rapid, widespread diffusion of a feature or trend through…
AP Human Geography Unit 1
Absolute Location
Cartography
Circular Pattern
Cultural Landscapes
exact location of a place on the earth described by global co…
the art and science of map-making.
objects that circle another object; also known as centralized…
products of interactions between humans and their environments.
Absolute Location
exact location of a place on the earth described by global co…
Cartography
the art and science of map-making.
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AP Human Geography - Unit 1
First to write 'geography'?
Cartography
Map
Navigating is an example of using maps…
Eratosthenes
Map making
Two-dimensional model of the Earth
Reference tool
First to write 'geography'?
Eratosthenes
Cartography
Map making
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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
78 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 1
Anthropogenic
Cartography
Cultural Ecology
Cultural Landscape
Human-induced changes on the natural environment.
Theory and practice of making visual representations of the e…
The study of the interactions between societies and the natur…
The human-modified natural landscape specifically containing…
Anthropogenic
Human-induced changes on the natural environment.
Cartography
Theory and practice of making visual representations of the e…
92 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 1
Two types of location
absolute location
relative location
2 characteristics for place
absolute & relative
specific place, uses grids, longitude & latitude
directional words & using distance
physical & human
Two types of location
absolute & relative
absolute location
specific place, uses grids, longitude & latitude
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
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AP HUMAN GEOGRAPHY SEMESTER 1
Census
Overpopulation
Ecumene
Arithmetic Density
data source for population. US Census information is collecte…
When the number of people exceeds the capacity of the environ…
areas of Earth occupied by permanent human settlement.
total number of people divided by total land area
Census
data source for population. US Census information is collecte…
Overpopulation
When the number of people exceeds the capacity of the environ…
10 terms
AP Human Geography 1
Map
Cartography
Map Scale
Projection
A two-dimensional or flat-scale model of earth surface, or a…
To perfect the science of map making
The level of detail and the amount of area covered on a map
The scientific method of transferring locations on earths sur…
Map
A two-dimensional or flat-scale model of earth surface, or a…
Cartography
To perfect the science of map making
Ms. PBJ AP Human Geography - (Culture)
Culture
Folk Culture
Popular Culture
Local Culture
The sum total of knowledge, attitudes and habitual behavior p…
cultural traits such as dress modes, dwellings traditions, an…
Cultural traits such as dress, diet, and music that identify…
Group of people in a particular place who see themselves as a…
Culture
The sum total of knowledge, attitudes and habitual behavior p…
Folk Culture
cultural traits such as dress modes, dwellings traditions, an…
AP Human Geography Unit 1
Two types of location
absolute location
relative location
2 characteristics for place
absolute & relative
specific place, uses grids, longitude & latitude
directional words & using distance
physical & human
Two types of location
absolute & relative
absolute location
specific place, uses grids, longitude & latitude
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
19 terms
AP Human Geography Ch. 1
Climate
Koppen System
Vegetation
Soil
Long term average weather at a certain location
Five main climate regions- Tropical, Dry, Warm Mid, Cold Mid,…
Land vegetation breaks down into four biomes- forest, savanna…
Soil is divided into ten orders
Climate
Long term average weather at a certain location
Koppen System
Five main climate regions- Tropical, Dry, Warm Mid, Cold Mid,…
41 terms
AP Human Geography-Unit 1
cartography
contagious diffusion
cultural ecology
culture
the science of making maps
The rapid, widespread diffusion of a feature or trend through…
Geographic approach that emphasizes human-environment relatio…
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
cartography
the science of making maps
contagious diffusion
The rapid, widespread diffusion of a feature or trend through…
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…
35 terms
AP Human Geography-Unit 1
cartography
contagious diffusion
culture
density
the science of making maps
The rapid, widespread diffusion of a feature or trend through…
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
The amount of a particular feature within a given area.
cartography
the science of making maps
contagious diffusion
The rapid, widespread diffusion of a feature or trend through…
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
72 terms
AP Human Geography Vocab 1
Built Landscape
Sequent Occupance
Cultural Landscape
Arithmetic Density
Human made landscape, as distinguished from the natural envir…
The notion that successive societies leave their cultural imp…
A geographic area, including both cultural and natural resour…
The total number of people divided by the total land area
Built Landscape
Human made landscape, as distinguished from the natural envir…
Sequent Occupance
The notion that successive societies leave their cultural imp…
30 terms
AP Human Geography: Language
Accent
Dialect
Esperanto
Extinct Language
A distinctive mode of pronunciation of a language, especially…
A particular form of a language that is particular to a speci…
An artificial language devised in 1887 as an international me…
An extinct language is a language that no longer has any spea…
Accent
A distinctive mode of pronunciation of a language, especially…
Dialect
A particular form of a language that is particular to a speci…
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