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AP Human Geography Key Issue 2
Location
What are the 4 ways to identify a loca…
What is another word for a name of a p…
What does site mean?
The position that something occupies on Earth's surface.
Place Name, Site, Situation, and Mathematical Location.
Toponym
The physical character of a place.
Location
The position that something occupies on Earth's surface.
What are the 4 ways to identify a loca…
Place Name, Site, Situation, and Mathematical Location.
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AP Human Geography - Key Issue III
globalization
housing bubble
transitional corporation
space
force or process that involves the entire world and results i…
rapid increase in the value of houses followed by a sharp dec…
conducts research, operates factories, and sells products in…
physical gap or interval between two objects
globalization
force or process that involves the entire world and results i…
housing bubble
rapid increase in the value of houses followed by a sharp dec…
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AP Human Geography - Key Issue 1.1
Geography
Eratosthenes
Questions addressed in human geography
Map
To write about the Earth or the study of where things are fou…
Was the first person to use the term geography and create a map
Where are people and activities found on earth? Why are they…
A 2-D or flat scale model of the earths surface, or a portion…
Geography
To write about the Earth or the study of where things are fou…
Eratosthenes
Was the first person to use the term geography and create a map
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AP Human Geography Key Issues
What is a map?
What is the science of mapmaking called?
What are the two purposes that maps se…
Who first used the term "geography"?
Two dimensional or flat-scale model of Earth's surface, or a…
Cartography
A reference tool and a communications tool
Eratosthenes
What is a map?
Two dimensional or flat-scale model of Earth's surface, or a…
What is the science of mapmaking called?
Cartography
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Ap Human Geography Key Issues
What is a map?
What is the science of mapmaking called?
What are the two purposes that maps se…
Who first used the term "geography"?
Two dimensional or flat-scale model of Earth's surface, or a…
Cartography
A reference tool and a communications tool
Eratosthenes
What is a map?
Two dimensional or flat-scale model of Earth's surface, or a…
What is the science of mapmaking called?
Cartography
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AP Human Geography Chapter 2, Key Issue 3
Stage 1
Stage 1's CBR, CDR, NIR
Why is the CBR & CDR high in stage 1?
What countries are in stage 1 now?
Pre-Industrial; Low Growth (Hunting/Gathering)
CBR & CDR are very high, NIR is low (virtually zero).
CBR - Children are needed for farming. CDR - Disease & war
None
Stage 1
Pre-Industrial; Low Growth (Hunting/Gathering)
Stage 1's CBR, CDR, NIR
CBR & CDR are very high, NIR is low (virtually zero).
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AP Human Geography-Key Issue One
the level of detail for for dividing a…
a thematic map in which ranked classes…
a thematic map in which a dot is used…
a computer hardware and software syste…
aggregation
choropleth map
dot map
Geographic Information System (GIS)
the level of detail for for dividing a…
aggregation
a thematic map in which ranked classes…
choropleth map
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AP Human Geography Key Issue 1
A two dimensional or flat-scale model…
Cartography
A reference and communication tool
Ancient Greek Scholar Eratosthenes
Define Map
What is the science of mapmaking called?
What are the two purposes that maps serve?
Who first used the term "geography"?
A two dimensional or flat-scale model…
Define Map
Cartography
What is the science of mapmaking called?
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AP Human Geography-Key Issue Three
Making something world-wide in scope.
The ____ of the world is shrinking.
Conducts research, operates factories…
What does T.N.C. stand for? What does…
Globalization
scale
Transitional Corporations
Trans National Corporation... Multinational Corporation ... core/pe…
Making something world-wide in scope.
Globalization
The ____ of the world is shrinking.
scale
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Key Issue 2 AP Human Geography Vocab
Arithmetic Density
Physiological Density
Ecumene
Epidemiology
The total number of people divided by the total land area.
The number of people per unit of arable land.
The portion of Earth's surface occupied by pernament human se…
The branch of medical science concerned with the distribution…
Arithmetic Density
The total number of people divided by the total land area.
Physiological Density
The number of people per unit of arable land.
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Human Geography AP Key Issue 1
Define Geograhy
What are the five themes of geography
Define Location
Define Place Name
Earth Writing
Location, Place, Human/Environment interactions, Regions, Mov…
position on Earth's surface. Answers the question where is it.
Name given to a portion of Earth;s surface. Ex: LSU, Death Va…
Define Geograhy
Earth Writing
What are the five themes of geography
Location, Place, Human/Environment interactions, Regions, Mov…
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AP Human Geography Key Issue 2 Vocabulary
Place
Location
Toponym
Site
A specific point on Earth distinguished by a particular chara…
The position of anything on Earth's surface
The name given to a portion of Earth's surface
The physical character of a place
Place
A specific point on Earth distinguished by a particular chara…
Location
The position of anything on Earth's surface
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AP human geography: key issue 1
map
map scale
projection
meridian
is a two dimensional or flat scale model of earths surface, o…
the level of detail and the amount of area covered on a map d…
the scientific method of transferring locations on earths sur…
an arc drawn btwn the north and south poles
map
is a two dimensional or flat scale model of earths surface, o…
map scale
the level of detail and the amount of area covered on a map d…
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AP Human Geography Key Issue 1
Geography
Eratosthenes
Two essential questions addressed in h…
Map
literally means "earth write"
Was the first person to use the term geography
Where are people and activities found on earth? Why are they…
A 2-D or flat scale model of the earths surface, or a portion…
Geography
literally means "earth write"
Eratosthenes
Was the first person to use the term geography
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AP Human Geography Key Issue #1-2
a 2 dimensional model of Earth's surface
what is geography
science of mapmaking
what are 2 ways that geographers can u…
map
the study of where that are found on Earth's surface and the…
cartography
as a reference and communications tool
a 2 dimensional model of Earth's surface
map
what is geography
the study of where that are found on Earth's surface and the…
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AP Human Geography - Key Issue 2.2
Crude birth rate (CBR)
Crude death rate (CDR)
Natural increase rate (NIR)
Doubling time
The total number of live births in a year for every 1000 peop…
The total number of deaths in a year for every 1000 people in…
The percentage by which a population grows in a year. It is c…
The number of years needed to double a population
Crude birth rate (CBR)
The total number of live births in a year for every 1000 peop…
Crude death rate (CDR)
The total number of deaths in a year for every 1000 people in…
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AP Human Geography - Key Issue 1.4
Resource
Renewable Resources
Nonrenewable Resource
Sustainability
A substance in the environment that is useful to people, is e…
Something produced in nature more rapidly than it is consumed…
Something produced in nature more slowly than it is consumed…
The use of Earth's renewable and nonrenewable natural resourc…
Resource
A substance in the environment that is useful to people, is e…
Renewable Resources
Something produced in nature more rapidly than it is consumed…
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AP Human Geography - Key Issue 1.2
Place
Location
Toponym
Toponym, Site, and Situation
A specific point on Earth distinguished by a particular chara…
The position of anything on Earth's suface
The name given to a place on Earth
Three ways to identify a location
Place
A specific point on Earth distinguished by a particular chara…
Location
The position of anything on Earth's suface
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AP Human Geography Migration Key Issue 2
Asia, Latin America, and Africa
North America, Europe, and Oceania
Asia to Europe, Asia to North America,…
Importance of migration from LDCs to M…
What three continents have a net out-migration?
What three continents have a net in-migration?
What are the three largest flows of migration?
What do the current migration patterns reflect?
Asia, Latin America, and Africa
What three continents have a net out-migration?
North America, Europe, and Oceania
What three continents have a net in-migration?
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AP Human Geography-Key Issue Two
Unique location of a feature
the position that something occupies o…
What are the 4 ways to identify locati…
Name given to a place on earth.
place
location
1. Place Names... 2. Site... 3. Situation ... 4. Mathematical Location
topynym
Unique location of a feature
place
the position that something occupies o…
location
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AP Human Geography - Key Issue 2.3
Demographic Transition
Industrial Revolution
Medical Revolution
Zero Population Growth
refers to the transition from high birth and death rates to l…
A series of improvements in industrial technology that transf…
Medical technology invented in Europe and North America that…
(ZPG) A decline in the total fertility rate to the point wher…
Demographic Transition
refers to the transition from high birth and death rates to l…
Industrial Revolution
A series of improvements in industrial technology that transf…
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AP Human Geography - Key Issue #2
Place
Location
Toponym
Place name, Site, and Situation
A specific point on Earth distinguished by a particular chara…
The position that something occupies on Earth's suface
The name given to a place on Earth
What are the three ways to identify a location?
Place
A specific point on Earth distinguished by a particular chara…
Location
The position that something occupies on Earth's suface
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AP Human Geography Key Issue 2
Location
What are the 4 ways to identify a loca…
What is another word for a name of a p…
What does site mean?
The position that something occupies on Earth's surface.
Place Name, Site, Situation, and Mathematical Location.
Toponym
The physical character of a place.
Location
The position that something occupies on Earth's surface.
What are the 4 ways to identify a loca…
Place Name, Site, Situation, and Mathematical Location.
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AP Human Geography Chapter 1 Key Issues
Define map:
Define cartography:
Who first demonstrated the Earth was r…
Who was the first to use the term geog…
two dimensional or flat scale model of Earth's surface or a p…
the science of mapmaking
Aristotle, observed that matter dalls together to a common ce…
Eratosthenes (276-194BC)
Define map:
two dimensional or flat scale model of Earth's surface or a p…
Define cartography:
the science of mapmaking
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AP Human Geography Key Issue 4 Vocabulary
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
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AP Human Geography Key Issue 2 Vocab
Cultural Ecology
Culture
Environmental Determinism
Formal Region
Geographic approach that emphasizes human environment relatio…
The body of customary beliefs, social forms, and material tra…
A nineteenth- and early twentieth-century approach to the stu…
An area in which everyone shares in one or more distinctive c…
Cultural Ecology
Geographic approach that emphasizes human environment relatio…
Culture
The body of customary beliefs, social forms, and material tra…
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key issue 3 vocab : ap human geography
relocation diffusion
uneven development
stimulus diffusion
contagious diffusion
the spread of a feature or trend through bodily movement of p…
the increasing gap in economic conditions between ore and per…
the spread of an underlying principle, even though a specific…
the rapid, widespread diffusion of a feature or trend through…
relocation diffusion
the spread of a feature or trend through bodily movement of p…
uneven development
the increasing gap in economic conditions between ore and per…
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AP Human Geography Key Issue 2 Vocabulary
cultural ecology
Cultural Landscape
Culture
Environmental Determinism
Geographic approach emphasizes human-environment relationships.
Fashioning of a natural landscape by a cultural group.
Body of customary beliefs, social forms, and material traits…
Physical environment causes human activities.
cultural ecology
Geographic approach emphasizes human-environment relationships.
Cultural Landscape
Fashioning of a natural landscape by a cultural group.
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AP Human Geography Key Issue 4
Resource
Renewable Resource
Nonrenewable Resource
Sustainability
A substance in the environment that is useful to people, econ…
Produced in nature more rapidly than it is consumed by humans.
Produced in nature more slowly than it is consumed by humans
The use of Earth's renewable and no renewable natural resourc…
Resource
A substance in the environment that is useful to people, econ…
Renewable Resource
Produced in nature more rapidly than it is consumed by humans.
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AP Human Geography Chapter 4 Key Issues
What is the difference between a habit…
Define folk culture:
Define popular culture:
Folk culture is more likely to vary fr…
Habit is a repetitive act of an individual person - wearing j…
Practiced by small, homogeneous groups living in isolated rur…
Found in large, heterogeneous societies that share certain ha…
place, place, popular, culture, time, time
What is the difference between a habit…
Habit is a repetitive act of an individual person - wearing j…
Define folk culture:
Practiced by small, homogeneous groups living in isolated rur…
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AP Human Geography Key Issue 2
Place
Location
Three ways to identify location
Place Name
Specific point on Earth distinguished by particular character…
The position that occupies on Earth's surface.
Place name... Site... Situation
Most straightforward way to describe a particular location is…
Place
Specific point on Earth distinguished by particular character…
Location
The position that occupies on Earth's surface.
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AP human geography chapter 3 key issue 4
immigration quotas
brain drain
chain migration
characteristics of unauthorized immigr…
maximum limits on number of people who could immigrate to the…
large scale emigration by talented people... Application: people…
migration of people to a specific location because relatives…
people who come illegally into the country without proper doc…
immigration quotas
maximum limits on number of people who could immigrate to the…
brain drain
large scale emigration by talented people... Application: people…
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Ap Human Geography Key Issue 4
Ethnic Cleansing
Croatia
Serbia(Serbs)
Bosnia
The more powerful ethic group forcibly removes less powerful…
A nation-state formed by an ethnic group in former Yugoslavia…
A nation-state formed by an ethnic group in former Yugoslavia…
Bosniaks, Serbs, and Croats
Ethnic Cleansing
The more powerful ethic group forcibly removes less powerful…
Croatia
A nation-state formed by an ethnic group in former Yugoslavia…
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AP human geography chapter 1 key issue 2
place
location
toponym
situation
is a specific point on earth distinguished by a particular ch…
the position that something occupies on earths surface... applic…
name given to a place on earth... application: a name can be giv…
the location of a place relative to other places... Application:…
place
is a specific point on earth distinguished by a particular ch…
location
the position that something occupies on earths surface... applic…
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AP Human Geography Key Issue 2
Place
Toponym
Site
Situation
A specific point on earth that occupies Space
The name given to a place on earth
The physical make up of a place including its climate weather…
The location of a place in relation to other places. situatio…
Place
A specific point on earth that occupies Space
Toponym
The name given to a place on earth
AP Human Geography Key Issues 1.3
Scale
Globalization
Housing bubble
Transnational corporation
The relationship between the portion of the earth being studi…
Actions or processes that involves entire world and result in…
A rapid increase in the value of houses followed by a sharp d…
A company that conducts research, operates factories, and sel…
Scale
The relationship between the portion of the earth being studi…
Globalization
Actions or processes that involves entire world and result in…
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AP human geography chapter 3 key issue 3
Refugee
IDP (internally displaced person)
Asylum seeker
floodplain
Definition: A person who has been forced to leave their count…
Definition: Is someone who is forced to migrate but they rema…
someone who has migrated another country in hope of being rec…
an area subject to flooding during a specific number of years…
Refugee
Definition: A person who has been forced to leave their count…
IDP (internally displaced person)
Definition: Is someone who is forced to migrate but they rema…
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AP Human Geography Key Issue 4
Resource
Renewable Resource
Nonrenewable Resource
Sustainability
A substance in the environment that is useful to people, econ…
Produced in nature more rapidly than it is consumed by humans.
Produced in nature more slowly than it is consumed by humans
The use of Earth's renewable and no renewable natural resourc…
Resource
A substance in the environment that is useful to people, econ…
Renewable Resource
Produced in nature more rapidly than it is consumed by humans.
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Ap human geography- key issue #3
Globalization
Transnational Corporation
how does modern technology play a role…
Distribution
A force or process that involves the entire Old and results a…
Conducts research operates factories and sells products and m…
Modern technology provides the means to easily move money mat…
The arrangement of a feature in space
Globalization
A force or process that involves the entire Old and results a…
Transnational Corporation
Conducts research operates factories and sells products and m…
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AP Human Geography Chapter 6 Key Issue 1
Dalai Lama
Atheism
Agnosticism
Branches of Christianity
translates to oceanic teacher, spiritual leader of Tibetan Bu…
Belief that God does not exist ... Application: the beginning of…
Belief that nothing can be known about whether God exists.... Ap…
Roman Catholic- 51%, Protestant 24%, and Orthodox 11%... Applica…
Dalai Lama
translates to oceanic teacher, spiritual leader of Tibetan Bu…
Atheism
Belief that God does not exist ... Application: the beginning of…
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AP human geography chapter 1 key issue 3
scale
globalization
transnational corporation
space
relationship between the portion of earth being studied and e…
force or process involving entire world and results in making…
conducts research, operates factories, and sells products in…
physical gap between 2 objects... application: the jail is not i…
scale
relationship between the portion of earth being studied and e…
globalization
force or process involving entire world and results in making…
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AP Human Geography Key Issue 3 Vocabulary
Contagious Diffusion
Hierarchical DIffusion
Uneven Developement
Stimulus Diffusion
The rapid, widespread diffusion of a feature or trend through…
The spread of a feature or trend from one key person or node…
The increasing gap in economic conditions between core and pe…
The spread of an underlying principle, even though a specific…
Contagious Diffusion
The rapid, widespread diffusion of a feature or trend through…
Hierarchical DIffusion
The spread of a feature or trend from one key person or node…
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AP Human Geography Key Issue 3
How is the distribution of dialects do…
How are isoglosses constructed?
Why does English have such a large num…
How did differences in U.S dialects or…
Through the study of particular words. Every word that is not…
They are determined by collecting data directly from people,…
Because of its large number of speakers and widespread diffus…
They differ because of the difference in dialects among the o…
How is the distribution of dialects do…
Through the study of particular words. Every word that is not…
How are isoglosses constructed?
They are determined by collecting data directly from people,…
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AP Human Geography Key Issue 2 Vocabulary
cultural landscape
culture
formal/uniform region
functional/nodal region
a combination of cultural features such as language and relig…
the body of customary beliefs, social forms, and material tra…
an area in which everyone shares in common one or more distin…
an area organized around a node or focal point; has no defini…
cultural landscape
a combination of cultural features such as language and relig…
culture
the body of customary beliefs, social forms, and material tra…
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AP Human Geography Key Issue 3 Vocabulary
concentration
contagious diffusion
diffusion
distance decay
the spread of something over a given area
the rapid, widespread diffusion of a feature or trend through…
the process of spread of a feature or trend from one place to…
the diminishing in importance and eventual disappearance of a…
concentration
the spread of something over a given area
contagious diffusion
the rapid, widespread diffusion of a feature or trend through…
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AP Human Geography: Chapter 2, Key Issue 4
Thomas Malthus belifs
population growth vs food supply
Neo Malthusians (kaplan and Homer-Dixon)
Critics of Malthus
• worlds population is growing faster than the delelopment of…
Malthus believed the relationship between people and food... Tod…
• transfer of medical technology leads to a rapid increase in…
Boserup and Simon •large population will stimulate economic g…
Thomas Malthus belifs
• worlds population is growing faster than the delelopment of…
population growth vs food supply
Malthus believed the relationship between people and food... Tod…
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AP Human Geography Key Issue 3
Scale
Globalization
Housing Bubble
Transnational Corporation
The realtionshop between the portion of Earth being studied a…
Force or process that involves the entire world and results i…
A rapid increase in the value of houses followed by a sharp d…
A company that conducts research, operates factories, and sel…
Scale
The realtionshop between the portion of Earth being studied a…
Globalization
Force or process that involves the entire world and results i…
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AP Human Geography - Key Issue 6.4
Fundamentalism
Caste
Landscapes of the dead
Monotheism
a form of a religion, especially Islam or Protestant Christia…
each of the hereditary classes of Hindu society, distinguishe…
The certain areas where people have commonly been buried.
belief that there is only one god
Fundamentalism
a form of a religion, especially Islam or Protestant Christia…
Caste
each of the hereditary classes of Hindu society, distinguishe…
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AP Human Geography: Key Issue 1
Aristotle
Eratosthenes
Ptolemy
Pytheas
First to demonstrate that the Earth was round
First person to use the word geography and recorded the circu…
Wrote Guide to Geography, "Ptolemaic Theory until replaced by…
Greek Astronomer that worked out a method for determining lat…
Aristotle
First to demonstrate that the Earth was round
Eratosthenes
First person to use the word geography and recorded the circu…
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AP Human Geography Chapter 5 Key Issue 2
Germanic Branch of Indo-European
Indo-Iranian Branch of Indo-European
Balto-Slavic Branch of Indo-European
Romance Branch
1 of 3 most widely used languages in Europe. ... Application: We…
Language family with most speakers ... Application: includes mor…
Eastern ones are most commonly used. ... Application: importance…
Evolved from Latin language spoken by the Romans 2,000 years…
Germanic Branch of Indo-European
1 of 3 most widely used languages in Europe. ... Application: We…
Indo-Iranian Branch of Indo-European
Language family with most speakers ... Application: includes mor…
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