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Chapter 9 ap human geography
Base ration
Basic sector
Nonbasic sector
E.W. Burgess
ratio between workers employed in the basic sector and those…
those products or services of an urban economy that are expor…
a sector in which workers are responsible for the functioning…
a sociologist who made the concentric zone model
Base ration
ratio between workers employed in the basic sector and those…
Basic sector
those products or services of an urban economy that are expor…
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Chapter 9 AP Human Geography
active solar energy systems
adolescent fertility rate
biomass fuel
breeder reactor
solar energy systems that collect energy through the use of m…
the number of births per 1,000 women ages 15-19
fuel that derives from plant material and animal waste
a nuclear power plant that creates its own fuel from plutonium
active solar energy systems
solar energy systems that collect energy through the use of m…
adolescent fertility rate
the number of births per 1,000 women ages 15-19
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AP Human Geography Chapter 9 Vocabulary
active solar energy systems
adolescent fertility rate
biomass fuel
breeder reactor
solar energy systems that collects energy through the use of…
the number of births per 1000 women ages 15 to 19
furl that derives from plant material and animal waste
a nuclear power plant that creates its own furl from plutonium
active solar energy systems
solar energy systems that collects energy through the use of…
adolescent fertility rate
the number of births per 1000 women ages 15 to 19
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AP Human Geography (The Cultural Landscape Rubenstein) Vocabulary Chapter 9
Development
Gross Domestic Product (GDP)
Millennium Development Goals
Primary Sector
The process of improving the material conditions of people th…
Value of the total number of goods and services produced in a…
Eight international development goals that all members of the…
Where workers extract materials from Earth through agricultur…
Development
The process of improving the material conditions of people th…
Gross Domestic Product (GDP)
Value of the total number of goods and services produced in a…
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AP Human Geography Chapter 9 Vocab
Development
Fair trade
Gender Empowerment Measure (GEM)
Gender-related Development Index (GDI)
The process of improving the material conditions of people th…
Alternative to international trade that emphasizes small busi…
Compares the ability of men and women to participate in econo…
Compares the level of development of women with that of both…
Development
The process of improving the material conditions of people th…
Fair trade
Alternative to international trade that emphasizes small busi…
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Human Geography chapter 9
In less developed countries technology…
The difference of GDP in developed cou…
The principal benefit of self-sufficie…
The value of product minus the value o…
Familiar too many but owned by few
Widening
Balanced growth of all economic sectors
Added value
In less developed countries technology…
Familiar too many but owned by few
The difference of GDP in developed cou…
Widening
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GVHS AP Human Geography (The Cultural Landscape-Rubenstein) Vocabulary Chapter 9
Gross Domestic Product
Gross National Product
Human Development Index (HDI)
Less Developed Country (LDC)
Value of the total number of goods and services produced in a…
Like "gross domestic product," only the incomes that people e…
Created by the United Nations to recognize a country's level…
Country in an earlier stage of development. Several analysts…
Gross Domestic Product
Value of the total number of goods and services produced in a…
Gross National Product
Like "gross domestic product," only the incomes that people e…
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AP Human Geography Chapter 9
Development
Foreign direct investment (FDI)
Fair trade
Gender Empowerment Measure (GEM)
The process of improving the material conditions of people th…
Investment made by a foreign company in the economy of anothe…
Alternative to international trade that emphasizes small busi…
Compares the ability of men and women to participate in econo…
Development
The process of improving the material conditions of people th…
Foreign direct investment (FDI)
Investment made by a foreign company in the economy of anothe…
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AP Human Geography Chapter 9
central business district (CBD)
synekism
urban
city
The downtown heart of a central city, the CBD is marked by hi…
The possibility of change that results from people living tog…
The entire built-up, nonrural area and its population, includ…
Conglomeration of people and buildings clustered together to…
central business district (CBD)
The downtown heart of a central city, the CBD is marked by hi…
synekism
The possibility of change that results from people living tog…
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AP Human Geography Chapter 9 Economic Development
agglomeration economies
basic industries
non-basic industries
Brandt Line
Economy in which like things are put together to their benefi…
Industries that sell their products or services primarily to…
Industries that sell their products primarily to consumers in…
divides the more developed north from the less developed south
agglomeration economies
Economy in which like things are put together to their benefi…
basic industries
Industries that sell their products or services primarily to…
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AP Human Geography Chapter 9
Active Solar Energy Systems
Adolescent Fertility Rate
Biomass Fuel
Breeder Reactor
Solar energy systems that collects energy through the use of…
The number of births per 1,000 women ages 15 to 19.
Fuel that derives from plant material and animal waste.
A nuclear power plant that creates its own fuel from plutonium.
Active Solar Energy Systems
Solar energy systems that collects energy through the use of…
Adolescent Fertility Rate
The number of births per 1,000 women ages 15 to 19.
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AP Human Geography Chapter 9
Development
Foreign direct investment (FDI)
Fair trade
Gender Empowerment Measure (GEM)
The process of improving the material conditions of people th…
Investment made by a foreign company in the economy of anothe…
Alternative to international trade that emphasizes small busi…
Compares the ability of men and women to participate in econo…
Development
The process of improving the material conditions of people th…
Foreign direct investment (FDI)
Investment made by a foreign company in the economy of anothe…
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Human Geography Chapter 9
the grouping of buildings along Grand…
worldwide, more people live in urban a…
what is the built-up space of the cent…
the __________ of people, services, an…
central business district
rural
urban
agglomeration
the grouping of buildings along Grand…
central business district
worldwide, more people live in urban a…
rural
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GVHS AP Human Geography (The Cultural Landscape-Rubenstein) Vocabulary Chapter 9
Ative solar energy system
Adolescent fertility rate
Biomass fuel
Breeder reactor
Solar energy systems that collects energy trough the use of m…
The number of births per 1,000 women ages 15 to 19.
Fuel that derives from plan material and animal waste.
A nuclear power plant that creates its own fuel from plutonium.
Ative solar energy system
Solar energy systems that collects energy trough the use of m…
Adolescent fertility rate
The number of births per 1,000 women ages 15 to 19.
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AP Human Geography Chapter 9 Vocabulary
active solar energy systems
adolescent fertility rate
biomass fuel
breeder reactor
Solar energy system that collects energy through the use of m…
# of births per 100 women ages 15 to 19.
Fuel that derives from plant material and animal waste.
A nuclear power plant that creates its own fuel from plutonium.
active solar energy systems
Solar energy system that collects energy through the use of m…
adolescent fertility rate
# of births per 100 women ages 15 to 19.
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Ap Human Geography Chapter 9: Economic Development
Agglomeration Economies
Basic/Non-Basic Industries
Brandt Line
Comparative Advantage
Savings which arise from the concentration of industries in u…
Industries that sell their products or services primarily to…
a line that divides the North and the South. It shows the div…
A situation in which a country, individual, company or region…
Agglomeration Economies
Savings which arise from the concentration of industries in u…
Basic/Non-Basic Industries
Industries that sell their products or services primarily to…
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AP Human Geography Chapter 9
Urban morphology
City
Agricultural village
Agricultural surplus
The study of the physical form and structure of urban places.
Conglomeration of people and buildings clustered together to…
A relatively small, egalitarian village, where most of the po…
One of two components, together with social stratification, t…
Urban morphology
The study of the physical form and structure of urban places.
City
Conglomeration of people and buildings clustered together to…
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Human Geography Chapter 9: Geographies of Food and Agriculture
Agricultural practices
Industrialization of agriculture
Biotechnology
Globalized agriculture
...
process whereby the farm has moved from being the centerpiece…
-Biorevolution:... -Biotechnology: technique that uses living or…
system of food production increasingly dependent upon an econ…
Agricultural practices
...
Industrialization of agriculture
process whereby the farm has moved from being the centerpiece…
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Visualizing Human Geography Chapter 9
classical model of development
dependency
dependency theory
development
Rostow's theory; nations pass through 5 stages as they transf…
when international trade results in underdevelopment/low leve…
explains differences in levels of development to relations be…
process that brings about changes in economic prosperity and…
classical model of development
Rostow's theory; nations pass through 5 stages as they transf…
dependency
when international trade results in underdevelopment/low leve…
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AP Human Geography Chapter 9 Development Vocabulary
development
fair trade
foreign direct investment (FDI)
gender enpowerment measure (GEM)
a process of improvement in the material conditions of people…
alternative to international trade that emphasizes small busi…
investment made by a foreign company in the economy of anothe…
compares the ability of women and men to participate in econo…
development
a process of improvement in the material conditions of people…
fair trade
alternative to international trade that emphasizes small busi…
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AP Human Geography Rubenstein Chapter 9 Development
Development
Fair Trade
Foreign Direct Investment (FDI)
Gender Empowerment Measure (GEM)
A process of improvement in the material conditions of people…
Alternative to international trade that emphasizes small busi…
Investment made by a foreign company in the economy of anothe…
Compares the ability of women and men to participate in econo…
Development
A process of improvement in the material conditions of people…
Fair Trade
Alternative to international trade that emphasizes small busi…
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AP Human Geography Chapter 9
NATO
OAS
NAFTA
EU
North Atlantic Treaty Organization. Purpose: To unify and str…
Organization of American States. Purpose: Promotes social, cu…
North American Free Trade Agreement. Purpose: Elimination of…
European Union. Purpose: It's a union of some European countr…
NATO
North Atlantic Treaty Organization. Purpose: To unify and str…
OAS
Organization of American States. Purpose: Promotes social, cu…
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AP Human Geography Chapter 9
central business district (CBD)
synekism
urban
city
The downtown heart of a central city, the CBD is marked by hi…
The possibility of change that results from people living tog…
The entire built-up, nonrural area and its population, includ…
Conglomeration of people and buildings clustered together to…
central business district (CBD)
The downtown heart of a central city, the CBD is marked by hi…
synekism
The possibility of change that results from people living tog…
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AP Human Geography Chapter 9 Vocab.
Tertiary Sector
Value Added
Supply
Structural Adjustment Program
Portion of the economy concerned with transportation, communi…
Gross value of a product minus costs of raw materials and ene…
Quantity of something that producers have available for sale.
Economic policies imposed of LDCs by internation agencies to…
Tertiary Sector
Portion of the economy concerned with transportation, communi…
Value Added
Gross value of a product minus costs of raw materials and ene…
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AP Human Geography Chapter 9
Demand
Development
Fair Trade
Female Labor Force Participation Rate
the quantity of something that consumers are willing and able…
a process of improvement in the material conditions of people…
an alternative to international trade that emphasizes small b…
the percentage of women holding full-time jobs outside the home
Demand
the quantity of something that consumers are willing and able…
Development
a process of improvement in the material conditions of people…
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AP Human Geography Chapter 9 ID Terms
city
urban/urbanization
agricultural village
agricultural surplus
a conglomeration of people and buildings clustered together t…
the buildup of the central city and the suburban realm-the ci…
small populations where everyone was involved in agriculture…
agricultural production in excess of that which the producer…
city
a conglomeration of people and buildings clustered together t…
urban/urbanization
the buildup of the central city and the suburban realm-the ci…
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chapter 9 - urban geography (ap human geography)
central business district
synekism
urban
city
the downtown heart of a central city; it is marked by high la…
the possibility of change that results from people living tog…
the entire built-up non rural area and its population includi…
conglomeration of people and buildings clustered together to…
central business district
the downtown heart of a central city; it is marked by high la…
synekism
the possibility of change that results from people living tog…
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AP Human Geography Chapter 9: Development
Development
Fair trade
Foreign direct investment (FDI)
Gender Empowerment Measure (GEM)
A process of improvement in the material conditions of people…
Alternative to international trade that emphasizes small busi…
Investment made by a foreign company in the economy of anothe…
Compares the ability of women and men to participate in econo…
Development
A process of improvement in the material conditions of people…
Fair trade
Alternative to international trade that emphasizes small busi…
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AP Human Geography Chapter 9: Development
Development
Fair trade
Foreign direct investment (FDI)
Gender Empowerment Measure (GEM)
A process of improvement in the material conditions of people…
Alternative to international trade that emphasizes small busi…
Investment made by a foreign company in the economy of anothe…
Compares the ability of women and men to participate in econo…
Development
A process of improvement in the material conditions of people…
Fair trade
Alternative to international trade that emphasizes small busi…
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AP Human Geography Vocab: Chapter 9
Developed Country
Developing Country
Development
Fair Trade
Term that analysts use instead of the term "more developed co…
Term that analysts use instead of the term "less developed co…
A process of improvement in the material conditions of people…
Products that are made and traded are done according to stand…
Developed Country
Term that analysts use instead of the term "more developed co…
Developing Country
Term that analysts use instead of the term "less developed co…
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AP Human Geography Chapter 9
brandt line
BRICS/NICs
comparative advantage
Core-Periphery Concept
divides the more developed north from the less developed south
A group of high developing countries characterized by uneven…
the ability of an individual, firm, or country to produce a g…
A model of the spatial structure of development in which unde…
brandt line
divides the more developed north from the less developed south
BRICS/NICs
A group of high developing countries characterized by uneven…
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AP Human Geography Chapter 9: Development
Development
Fair trade
Foreign direct investment (FDI)
Gender Empowerment Measure (GEM)
A process of improvement in the material conditions of people…
Alternative to international trade that emphasizes small busi…
Investment made by a foreign company in the economy of anothe…
Compares the ability of women and men to participate in econo…
Development
A process of improvement in the material conditions of people…
Fair trade
Alternative to international trade that emphasizes small busi…
Chapter 9: Urban Geography (AP Human Geography)
Relict boundary
Urban morphology
City
Urban
A boundary of that no longer functions... Ex. North and South Vi…
The layout of the city, it's physical form and structure... Ex.…
Conglomeration of people and buildings clustered together to…
Relating to or characteristic of a city or town... Ex. New York
Relict boundary
A boundary of that no longer functions... Ex. North and South Vi…
Urban morphology
The layout of the city, it's physical form and structure... Ex.…
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AP Human Geography Chapter 9 Vocab
Development
Fair Trade
Foreign Direct Investment
Gender Empowerment Measure (GEM)
A process of improvement in the material conditions of people…
Alternative to international trade that emphasizes small busi…
Investment made by a foreign company in the economy of anothe…
Compares the ability of women and men to participate in econo…
Development
A process of improvement in the material conditions of people…
Fair Trade
Alternative to international trade that emphasizes small busi…
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AP Human Geography Chapter 9
Development
Foreign direct investment (FDI)
Fair trade
Gender Empowerment Measure (GEM)
The process of improving the material conditions of people th…
Investment made by a foreign company in the economy of anothe…
Alternative to international trade that emphasizes small busi…
Compares the ability of men and women to participate in econo…
Development
The process of improving the material conditions of people th…
Foreign direct investment (FDI)
Investment made by a foreign company in the economy of anothe…
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AP Human Geography: Chapter 9
development
more developed country (MDC)
less developed country (LDC)
The HDI (Human Development Index) take…
the process of improving the material conditions of people th…
progressed further along the development continuum
some progress toward development
Decent standard of living, a long healthy life, and access to…
development
the process of improving the material conditions of people th…
more developed country (MDC)
progressed further along the development continuum
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AP Human Geography Chapter 9: Development
Development
Fair trade
Foreign direct investment (FDI)
Gender Empowerment Measure (GEM)
A process of improvement in the material conditions of people…
Alternative to international trade that emphasizes small busi…
Investment made by a foreign company in the economy of anothe…
Compares the ability of women and men to participate in econo…
Development
A process of improvement in the material conditions of people…
Fair trade
Alternative to international trade that emphasizes small busi…
18 terms
AP Human Geography Chapter 9: Development
Development
Fair trade
Foreign direct investment (FDI)
Gender Empowerment Measure (GEM)
A process of improvement in the material conditions of people…
Alternative to international trade that emphasizes small busi…
Investment made by a foreign company in the economy of anothe…
Compares the ability of women and men to participate in econo…
Development
A process of improvement in the material conditions of people…
Fair trade
Alternative to international trade that emphasizes small busi…
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AP Human Geography: Chapter 9 - Urban Geography
Urban Morphology
Mesopotamia
Nile River Valley
Indus River Valley
The layout of a city, its physical form and structure.
Chronologically, the first of the five urbanization hearths.…
Chronologically, the second of the five urbanization hearths.…
Chronologically, the third of the five urbanization hearths.…
Urban Morphology
The layout of a city, its physical form and structure.
Mesopotamia
Chronologically, the first of the five urbanization hearths.…
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Human Geography Development Vocabulary Chapter 9
Brandt Line
Core-Periphery
Development
Developing Country
An imaginary division that has provided a rough way of dividi…
industrializing countries... Ex: The USA is a core country, whi…
A process of improvement in the material conditions of people…
a poor agricultural country that is seeking to become more ad…
Brandt Line
An imaginary division that has provided a rough way of dividi…
Core-Periphery
industrializing countries... Ex: The USA is a core country, whi…
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Chapter 9: Geographies of Development Key Terms (Visualizing Human Geography, Greiner)
classical model of development
dependency
dependency theory
development
An accounting of economic development that was formulated by…
In development studies, a condition that stems from patterns…
A theory that relates disparities in levels of development to…
A process that brings about changes in economic prosperity an…
classical model of development
An accounting of economic development that was formulated by…
dependency
In development studies, a condition that stems from patterns…
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AP Human Geography: Chapter 9 - Urban Geography
Urban Morphology
Urbanization Hearths
Mesopotamia
Nile River Valley
The layout of a city, its physical form and structure.
Mesopotamia, Nile River Valley, Indus River Valley, Huanghe a…
Chronologically, the first of the five urbanization hearths.…
Chronologically, the second of the five urbanization hearths.…
Urban Morphology
The layout of a city, its physical form and structure.
Urbanization Hearths
Mesopotamia, Nile River Valley, Indus River Valley, Huanghe a…
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AP Human Geography Chapter 9: Development
Development
Fair trade
Foreign direct investment (FDI)
Gender Empowerment Measure (GEM)
A process of improvement in the material conditions of people…
Alternative to international trade that emphasizes small busi…
Investment made by a foreign company in the economy of anothe…
Compares the ability of women and men to participate in econo…
Development
A process of improvement in the material conditions of people…
Fair trade
Alternative to international trade that emphasizes small busi…
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AP Human Geography - Chapter 9 Vocab
Urban morphology
City
Urban
Agricultural village
layout of the city, its physical form and structure
conglomeration of people and buildings clustered together to…
buildup of the central city and the suburban realm - the city…
relatively small, egalitarian village, where most of the popu…
Urban morphology
layout of the city, its physical form and structure
City
conglomeration of people and buildings clustered together to…
18 terms
AP Human Geography Chapter 9: Development
Development
Fair trade
Foreign direct investment (FDI)
Gender Empowerment Measure (GEM)
A process of improvement in the material conditions of people…
Alternative to international trade that emphasizes small busi…
Investment made by a foreign company in the economy of anothe…
Compares the ability of women and men to participate in econo…
Development
A process of improvement in the material conditions of people…
Fair trade
Alternative to international trade that emphasizes small busi…
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Chapter 9 AP Human Geography
core periphery model
East/West Divide
Foreign Investment
Gender Equity
a model of the spatial structure of development in which unde…
geographic separation between the largely democratic and free…
Investment made by a foreign company in the economy of anothe…
a measure of the opportunities given to women compared to men…
core periphery model
a model of the spatial structure of development in which unde…
East/West Divide
geographic separation between the largely democratic and free…
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AP Human Geography Chapter 9: Development
Development
Fair trade
Foreign direct investment (FDI)
Gender Empowerment Measure (GEM)
A process of improvement in the material conditions of people…
Alternative to international trade that emphasizes small busi…
Investment made by a foreign company in the economy of anothe…
Compares the ability of women and men to participate in econo…
Development
A process of improvement in the material conditions of people…
Fair trade
Alternative to international trade that emphasizes small busi…
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Chapter 9 Human Geography Vocab
Active solar energy systems
Adolescent fertility rate
Biomass fuel
Breeder reactor
solar energy systems that collect energy through the use of m…
the number of births per 1000 women ages 15 to 19
Fuel that derives from plant material and animal waste
a nuclear power plant that creates its own fuel from plutonium
Active solar energy systems
solar energy systems that collect energy through the use of m…
Adolescent fertility rate
the number of births per 1000 women ages 15 to 19
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Development Geography (Chapter 9 AP Human Geography)
Gross Domestic Product (GDP)
GDP per capita
Human Development Index (HDI)
First World
The total dollar value of al goods and services produced in a…
The mathematical result of deciding a country's GDP by its na…
A numerical value decided by the United Nations Development P…
A term used to describe the group of deathly, democratic, cap…
Gross Domestic Product (GDP)
The total dollar value of al goods and services produced in a…
GDP per capita
The mathematical result of deciding a country's GDP by its na…
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Ap human geography chapter 9
Central business district
synekism
urban
city
concentration of business and commerce in the citys downtown
conditions that derive from dwelling together in a particular…
the entire build up non rural area and its population
agglomeration of people and buildings clustered together to s…
Central business district
concentration of business and commerce in the citys downtown
synekism
conditions that derive from dwelling together in a particular…
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