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32 terms
AP Human Geography: Nature & Perspectives
absolute location
cartogram
cartography
cognitive map
The exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
A special kind of map that distorts the shapes and sizes of c…
science or art of making maps
a mental representation of the layout of one's environment
absolute location
The exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
cartogram
A special kind of map that distorts the shapes and sizes of c…
58 terms
AP-Human Geography Unit 1- Geography: Nature and Perspectives
Absolute location
Built Landscape
Cartogram
Census
The position or place of a certain item on the surface of the…
An environment defined by features and patterns of human inte…
A set of data, usually statistical, diagrammatically projecte…
A periodic and official count of a country's population
Absolute location
The position or place of a certain item on the surface of the…
Built Landscape
An environment defined by features and patterns of human inte…
Ap Human Geography, Nature and Perspectives
Sequent Occupance
Cultural Landscape
Arithmetic Density
Physiological Density
The notion that successive societies leave their cultural imp…
This is the essence of how humans interact with nature; often…
The total number of people divided by the total land area.
The number of people per unit of area of arable land.
Sequent Occupance
The notion that successive societies leave their cultural imp…
Cultural Landscape
This is the essence of how humans interact with nature; often…
58 terms
AP-Human Geography Unit 1- Geography: Nature and Perspectives
Absolute location
Built Landscape
Cartogram
Census
The position or place of a certain item on the surface of the…
An environment defined by features and patterns of human inte…
A set of data, usually statistical, diagrammatically projecte…
A periodic and official count of a country's population
Absolute location
The position or place of a certain item on the surface of the…
Built Landscape
An environment defined by features and patterns of human inte…
57 terms
AP Human Geography - Nature and Perspectives
Situation
Spatial
Built landscape
Cartogram
The relative location of a place or activity in relation to t…
Of or pertaining to space on or near Earth's surface. Often a…
The part of the physical landscape that represents material c…
A map that has been simplified to present a single idea in a…
Situation
The relative location of a place or activity in relation to t…
Spatial
Of or pertaining to space on or near Earth's surface. Often a…
18 terms
AP Human Geography: Nature and Perspectives
Cultural landscape
Arithmetic density
Physiological density
Hearth
Fashioning of a natural landscape by a cultural group. This i…
The total number of people divided by the total land area. Th…
The number of people per unit of area of arable land, which i…
The region from which innovative ideas originate. This relate…
Cultural landscape
Fashioning of a natural landscape by a cultural group. This i…
Arithmetic density
The total number of people divided by the total land area. Th…
60 terms
Ap Human Geography: Its nature and perspectives
Map
Scale
Map scale
Space
A 2 dimensional or flat scale model of earths surface or a po…
The relationship between the portion of the earth being studi…
Refers to the relationship of a features Size on a map
The physical gap or interval between two objects
Map
A 2 dimensional or flat scale model of earths surface or a po…
Scale
The relationship between the portion of the earth being studi…
25 terms
AP Human Geography: Geography - Its Nature and Perspectives
Absolute Distance
Absolute Location
Accessibility
Aggregation
A distance that can be measured with a standard unit of lengt…
The exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
The relative ease with which a destination may be reached fro…
To come together into a mass, sum or whole
Absolute Distance
A distance that can be measured with a standard unit of lengt…
Absolute Location
The exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
24 terms
AP Human Geography : Nature and Perspectives
chloropleth maps
Physical Geography
Human Geography
Pandemic
Map with the same color, but diffirent shades, ehich can show…
The study of spatial and material characteristics of physical…
Perspectives, differences, and phenomena.
Worldwide outbreaks of a disease.
chloropleth maps
Map with the same color, but diffirent shades, ehich can show…
Physical Geography
The study of spatial and material characteristics of physical…
18 terms
AP Human Geography Nature and Perspective
absolute location
site and situation
region
formal region
the location of a place based on a fixed point on earth; iden…
absolute location of a place described by local landforms and…
an area on earth's surface marked by a degree of formal, func…
regions defined formally by governments or other structures s…
absolute location
the location of a place based on a fixed point on earth; iden…
site and situation
absolute location of a place described by local landforms and…
58 terms
AP Human Geography: Nature & Perspectives
place
absolute location
relative location
site
an area that is defined by everything in it; all places have…
the exact position of an object or place stated in spatial co…
the position of a place or activity in relation to other plac…
the absolute location of a place or activity described by loc…
place
an area that is defined by everything in it; all places have…
absolute location
the exact position of an object or place stated in spatial co…
29 terms
AP Human Geography: Nature/Perspectives
Space
Location
Place
Scale
An absolute area where it can be measured or a relative area…
Definition of where a specific place is in a space
A point in space distinguished by specific physical and socia…
The proportion between the whole Earth and the size of the ma…
Space
An absolute area where it can be measured or a relative area…
Location
Definition of where a specific place is in a space
58 terms
AP Human Geography: Nature & Perspectives
place
absolute location
relative location
site
an area that is defined by everything in it; all places have…
the exact position of an object or place stated in spatial co…
the position of a place or activity in relation to other plac…
the absolute location of a place or activity described by loc…
place
an area that is defined by everything in it; all places have…
absolute location
the exact position of an object or place stated in spatial co…
126 terms
AP Human Geography - Geography: Its Nature and Perspectives
Space
Activity Space
Place
Toponym
The geometric surface of the Earth
An area where activity occurs on a daily basis
An area of bounded space of some human importance
A place name that is assigned when human importance is recong…
Space
The geometric surface of the Earth
Activity Space
An area where activity occurs on a daily basis
88 terms
AP Human Geography (Geography: Its Nature and Perspectives)
Absolute Distance
Absolute Location
Accessibility
Aggregation
A distance that can be measured with a standard unit of lengt…
The exact position of an object of place, measured wihtin the…
The relative ease with which a destination may be reached fro…
To come together into a mass, sum, or whole.
Absolute Distance
A distance that can be measured with a standard unit of lengt…
Absolute Location
The exact position of an object of place, measured wihtin the…
8 terms
AP Human Geography Nature and Perspective
Pattern
Regionalization
Globalization
Spatial Organization
The arrangement of objects in relation to other objects
The organization of viewing an area different from another ar…
Expansion of stuff when it reaches and impacts the whole world.
The location of stuff and the connections to places
Pattern
The arrangement of objects in relation to other objects
Regionalization
The organization of viewing an area different from another ar…
129 terms
AP Human Geography - Geography: Its Nature and Perspectives
Space
Activity Space
Place
Toponym
The geometric surface of the Earth.
An area where activity occurs on a daily basis.
An area of bounded space of some human importance.
A place name that is assigned when human importance is recogn…
Space
The geometric surface of the Earth.
Activity Space
An area where activity occurs on a daily basis.
58 terms
AP-Human Geography Unit 1- Geography: Nature and Perspectives
Absolute location
Built Landscape
Cartogram
Census
The position or place of a certain item on the surface of the…
An environment defined by features and patterns of human inte…
A set of data, usually statistical, diagrammatically projecte…
A periodic and official count of a country's population
Absolute location
The position or place of a certain item on the surface of the…
Built Landscape
An environment defined by features and patterns of human inte…
58 terms
AP-Human Geography Unit 1- Geography: Nature and Perspectives
Absolute location
Built Landscape
Cartogram
Census
The position or place of a certain item on the surface of the…
An environment defined by features and patterns of human inte…
A set of data, usually statistical, diagrammatically projecte…
A periodic and official count of a country's population
Absolute location
The position or place of a certain item on the surface of the…
Built Landscape
An environment defined by features and patterns of human inte…
30 terms
Unit 1 AP Human Geography (Nature and Perspectives)
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…
31 terms
AP human geography-geography, nature and perspectives
cultural landscape
arithmetic density
physiological density
agricultural density
anytime people interact with the environment they shape it in…
The total number of something divided by the total area
The number of people per unit of arable land
The number of farmers per unit of arable land
cultural landscape
anytime people interact with the environment they shape it in…
arithmetic density
The total number of something divided by the total area
20 terms
AP Human Geography Review Nature and Perspectives
Maps are central to the study of Geogr…
Who was Eratosthenes and why is he sig…
Who is Ptolemy and why is he significa…
What does a Global Positioning System…
Cartography
An early geographer who coined the term "geography"
An early cartographer who first introduced the grid system. H…
GPS is a network of satellites broadcasting location info to…
Maps are central to the study of Geogr…
Cartography
Who was Eratosthenes and why is he sig…
An early geographer who coined the term "geography"
23 terms
AP Human Geography: Geography, Its Nature and Perspectives
George Perkins Marsh
meridian
natural landscape
nature-society
An inventor, diplomat, politician, and scholar, his classic w…
a line of longitude that runs north-south. All lines of longi…
the physical landscape or environment that has not been affec…
another name for cultural ecology
George Perkins Marsh
An inventor, diplomat, politician, and scholar, his classic w…
meridian
a line of longitude that runs north-south. All lines of longi…
86 terms
AP Human Geography: Geography, Its Nature and Perspectives
Absolute Distance
Absolute Location
Accessibility
Azimuthal Projection
The distance that can be measured with a standard unit of len…
The exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
The relative ease with which a destination may be reached fro…
A map projection in which the plane is the most developable s…
Absolute Distance
The distance that can be measured with a standard unit of len…
Absolute Location
The exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
14 terms
AP Human Geography: Its nature and perspectives
Explain the importance of Geography as…
Explain major geographical concepts un…
Use landscape analysis to examine the…
Use spatial thinking to analyze the hu…
Geographic information provides context for understating spat…
Geographical concepts include location, place, scale,space pa…
Land analysis(e.g. field observation, photographic interpreta…
People apply spatial concepts to interpret and understand pop…
Explain the importance of Geography as…
Geographic information provides context for understating spat…
Explain major geographical concepts un…
Geographical concepts include location, place, scale,space pa…
39 terms
AP Human Geography: Nature and Perspectives Vocabulary
cartography
cultural landscape
sequent occupance
space
the science of mapmaking
how the natural landscape looks on account of human intervent…
the notion that, throughout history, successive societies lea…
refers to the physical gap or interval between two places
cartography
the science of mapmaking
cultural landscape
how the natural landscape looks on account of human intervent…
56 terms
AP Human Geography Its Nature and Perspectives Vocab.
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 the 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 the total land area
37 terms
AP Human Geography Terms: Its Nature and Perspectives
Space
Place
Place specific
Scale
The geometric surface of the earth. Geographers understand th…
An area bounded space of some human importance. A sense of __…
We find that there are several different historical layers th…
relationship of an object or place to the earth as a whole. T…
Space
The geometric surface of the earth. Geographers understand th…
Place
An area bounded space of some human importance. A sense of __…
10 terms
AP Human/ Geography: It's Nature and Perspectives
Site
Situation
Diffusion
Distance Decay
the physical characteristic of a place... Ex: New York is on the…
the location of a place relative to other places... Ex: New York…
the process by which a characteristic spreads across space fr…
The more distance between two places, the less likely they ar…
Site
the physical characteristic of a place... Ex: New York is on the…
Situation
the location of a place relative to other places... Ex: New York…
58 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 1 Geography: Nature and Perspectives
Absolute Location (mathematical locati…
Built Landscape
Cartogram
Census
a point on the earth expressed by a coordinate system such... as…
an area of land represented by its features and patterns of h…
a map on which statistical information is shown in diagrammat…
an official count or survey of a population, typically record…
Absolute Location (mathematical locati…
a point on the earth expressed by a coordinate system such... as…
Built Landscape
an area of land represented by its features and patterns of h…
58 terms
AP-Human Geography Unit 1- Geography: Nature and Perspectives
Absolute location
Built Landscape
Cartogram
Census
The position or place of a certain item on the surface of the…
An environment defined by features and patterns of human inte…
A set of data, usually statistical, diagrammatically projecte…
A periodic and official count of a country's population
Absolute location
The position or place of a certain item on the surface of the…
Built Landscape
An environment defined by features and patterns of human inte…
54 terms
AP-Human Geography Unit 1- Geography: Nature and Perspectives review
Absolute location
Cartogram
Choropleth
Connectivity
The position or place of a certain item on the surface of the…
A set of data, usually statistical, diagrammatically projecte…
A map displaying a range of shading or patterning over differ…
The degree of direct linkage between one location and other l…
Absolute location
The position or place of a certain item on the surface of the…
Cartogram
A set of data, usually statistical, diagrammatically projecte…
26 terms
AP Human Geography Nature and Perspectives set 1
Arable Land
Arithmetic Density
Absolute Location
Built Environment
Land suitable for agriculture
The ratio of number of objects (or people) in a given land area
The position or place of a certain item on the surface of the…
The man made surroundings that provide the setting for human…
Arable Land
Land suitable for agriculture
Arithmetic Density
The ratio of number of objects (or people) in a given land area
25 terms
AP Human Geography Unit : Nature & Perspective
Built Landscape
Cultural landscape
Arithmetic Density
Physiological density
Represented by those features and patterns reflecting human o…
Fashioning of a natural landscape by a cultural group
The total number of people divided by the total land area.
The number of people per unit of area of arable land, which i…
Built Landscape
Represented by those features and patterns reflecting human o…
Cultural landscape
Fashioning of a natural landscape by a cultural group
84 terms
AP Human Geography UNIT 1: Geography, It's Nature and Perspectives
Cartography
Eratosthenes
George Perkins Marsh
Fertile Crescent
The art and science of map making.
Served as the head librarian at Alexandria during third centu…
Inventor, diplomat, politician, and scholar, his classic work…
Located in the Middle East in the vicinity of modern-day Iraq…
Cartography
The art and science of map making.
Eratosthenes
Served as the head librarian at Alexandria during third centu…
86 terms
AP-Human Geography Unit 1- Geography: Nature and Perspectives
Absolute location
Cartogram
Choropleth
Contagious
The position or place of a certain item on the surface of the…
A set of data, usually statistical, diagrammatically projecte…
A map displaying a range of shading or patterning over differ…
Used to describe communication in the manner of a disease, as…
Absolute location
The position or place of a certain item on the surface of the…
Cartogram
A set of data, usually statistical, diagrammatically projecte…
35 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 1: Nature & Perspectives
Sequent Occupance
Cultural Landscape
Arithmetic Density
Physiological Density
The notion that successive societies leave their cultural imp…
Fashioning of a natural landscape by a cultural group. This i…
The total number of people divided by the total land area. Th…
The number of people per unit of area of arable land, which i…
Sequent Occupance
The notion that successive societies leave their cultural imp…
Cultural Landscape
Fashioning of a natural landscape by a cultural group. This i…
AP Human Geography - Top 26 Nature & Perspectives terms
Absolute Location
Accessibility
Alternate resources
Cartography
Absolute Location
Accessibility
23 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 1: Geography: Its Nature and Perspectives
What is geography?
Geography is....
Who are some important Geographers ?
Aristotle ....
Geography is the systematic study of the spatial patterns of…
A scientific and descriptive study of the Earths surface, Int…
Aristotle, Eratosthenes, Claudius Ptolemy, Al Idrisi, Abraham…
Was the first person to demonstrate that the Earth was Spheri…
What is geography?
Geography is the systematic study of the spatial patterns of…
Geography is....
A scientific and descriptive study of the Earths surface, Int…
116 terms
AP Human Geography; Its Nature and Perspectives
Absolute Distance
Absolute Location
Accessibility
Aggregation
A distance that can be measured with a standard unit of lengt…
The exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
The relative ease with which a destination may be reached fro…
To come together into a mass, sum, or whole.
Absolute Distance
A distance that can be measured with a standard unit of lengt…
Absolute Location
The exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
58 terms
AP Human Geography: Its nature and Perspectives
Absolute Distance
Absolute Location
Accessibility
Azimuthal Projection
The distance that can be measured with a standard unit of len…
The exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
The relative ease with which a destination may be reached fro…
A amp projection in which the plane is the most developable s…
Absolute Distance
The distance that can be measured with a standard unit of len…
Absolute Location
The exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
73 terms
AP Human Geography: Its Nature and Perspective
absolute distance
absolute location
accessibility
administrative regions
the exact measure of the separation between two points using…
the precise location of any object or place on the earth's su…
the relative ease with which you, goods, and/or ideas can rea…
politically determined, boundaries are exact (they are hierar…
absolute distance
the exact measure of the separation between two points using…
absolute location
the precise location of any object or place on the earth's su…
85 terms
AP Human Geography - Chapter 1: Geography, Its Nature and Perspectives
absolute distance
absolute location
accessibility
anthropogenic
a distance that can be measured with a standard unit of length
the exact position of an object/place, measured within the sp…
the relative ease with which a destination may be reached fro…
human-induced changes on the natural environment
absolute distance
a distance that can be measured with a standard unit of length
absolute location
the exact position of an object/place, measured within the sp…
91 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 1: Nature and Perspective
Tobler's First Law of Geography
Human Geography
Physical Geography
Environmental Geography
everything is related to everything else, but near things are…
how people make, organize space and society, interact with pe…
natural phenomenon
human + physical geography
Tobler's First Law of Geography
everything is related to everything else, but near things are…
Human Geography
how people make, organize space and society, interact with pe…
26 terms
Nature and Perspectives of Human Geography
Human Geography
Globalization
Spatial
Location
The study of physical phenomena on Earth
The set of processes that are increasing interactions, deepen…
Spatial perspective and distribution help geographer's proces…
Geographical position of people (Absolute: 23'26°/ Relative:…
Human Geography
The study of physical phenomena on Earth
Globalization
The set of processes that are increasing interactions, deepen…
86 terms
(1/8) AP Human Geography: "Geography: It's Nature and Perspectives"
What refers to the geometric surface o…
The concept of ____ is less abstract,…
What is a place name?
What is a geographic area defined by o…
space
place
toponym
region
What refers to the geometric surface o…
space
The concept of ____ is less abstract,…
place
34 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 1 - Nature and Perspectives
cartography
concentration
contagious diffusion
cultural ecology
the art and science of making maps, including data compilatio…
the spread of something over a given area
the rapid, widespread diffusion of a feature or trend through…
the multiple interactions and relationships between a culture…
cartography
the art and science of making maps, including data compilatio…
concentration
the spread of something over a given area
10 terms
AP Human Geography Nature and Perspectives -3
Site
Situation
Toponym
Resource
The internal physical attributes of a place, including its ab…
The external location attributes of a place; its relative loc…
The name given to a portion of Earth's surface (the study of…
A substance in the environment that is useful to people, is e…
Site
The internal physical attributes of a place, including its ab…
Situation
The external location attributes of a place; its relative loc…
39 terms
AP Human Geography: Nature and Its Perspectives
cartography
cultural landscape
sequent occupance
space
the science of mapmaking
how the natural landscape looks on account of human intervent…
the notion that, throughout history, successive societies lea…
refers to the physical gap or interval between two places
cartography
the science of mapmaking
cultural landscape
how the natural landscape looks on account of human intervent…
14 terms
AP Human Geography - NATURE AND PERSPECTIVES (TUBBS)
Absolute location
Greenwich mean time (GMT) or Universal…
Relative location
Formal regions/Uniform regions
Position or place of an object on the surface of Earth as exp…
The basline for time throughout the world.
location of a place or object described in relation to places…
ares that have common culture of physical features
Absolute location
Position or place of an object on the surface of Earth as exp…
Greenwich mean time (GMT) or Universal…
The basline for time throughout the world.
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