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Human Geography Study guide
Death rate
Birth rate
foreign policy
isolationism
Number of deaths per year for every 1,000 people
Number of children born each year for every 1,000
a policy pursed by a nation in its dealings with other nation…
the belief that a country should not be involved with other c…
Death rate
Number of deaths per year for every 1,000 people
Birth rate
Number of children born each year for every 1,000
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Human Geography Exam Guide
human geography
space
place
site
A branch of geography centered on the study of people, places…
A bounded (absolute) or unbounded (relative) area. Absolute s…
A locality distinguished by specific physical and social char…
The physical characteristics of a place, such as its topograp…
human geography
A branch of geography centered on the study of people, places…
space
A bounded (absolute) or unbounded (relative) area. Absolute s…
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Human Geography Exam Guide
human geography
space
place
site
A branch of geography centered on the study of people, places…
A bounded (absolute) or unbounded (relative) area. Absolute s…
A locality distinguished by specific physical and social char…
The physical characteristics of a place, such as its topograp…
human geography
A branch of geography centered on the study of people, places…
space
A bounded (absolute) or unbounded (relative) area. Absolute s…
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Human Geography Exam Guide
human geography
space
place
site
A branch of geography centered on the study of people, places…
A bounded (absolute) or unbounded (relative) area. Absolute s…
A locality distinguished by specific physical and social char…
The physical characteristics of a place, such as its topograp…
human geography
A branch of geography centered on the study of people, places…
space
A bounded (absolute) or unbounded (relative) area. Absolute s…
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Human Geography Exam Guide
human geography
space
place
site
A branch of geography centered on the study of people, places…
A bounded (absolute) or unbounded (relative) area. Absolute s…
A locality distinguished by specific physical and social char…
The physical characteristics of a place, such as its topograp…
human geography
A branch of geography centered on the study of people, places…
space
A bounded (absolute) or unbounded (relative) area. Absolute s…
217 terms
Human Geography Exam Guide
human geography
space
place
site
A branch of geography centered on the study of people, places…
A bounded (absolute) or unbounded (relative) area. Absolute s…
A locality distinguished by specific physical and social char…
The physical characteristics of a place, such as its topograp…
human geography
A branch of geography centered on the study of people, places…
space
A bounded (absolute) or unbounded (relative) area. Absolute s…
217 terms
Human Geography Exam Guide
human geography
space
place
site
A branch of geography centered on the study of people, places…
A bounded (absolute) or unbounded (relative) area. Absolute s…
A locality distinguished by specific physical and social char…
The physical characteristics of a place, such as its topograp…
human geography
A branch of geography centered on the study of people, places…
space
A bounded (absolute) or unbounded (relative) area. Absolute s…
216 terms
Human Geography Exam Guide
human geography
space
place
site
A branch of geography centered on the study of people, places…
A bounded (absolute) or unbounded (relative) area. Absolute s…
A locality distinguished by specific physical and social char…
The physical characteristics of a place, such as its topograp…
human geography
A branch of geography centered on the study of people, places…
space
A bounded (absolute) or unbounded (relative) area. Absolute s…
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Human Geography Exam Guide
human geography
space
place
site
A branch of geography centered on the study of people, places…
A bounded (absolute) or unbounded (relative) area. Absolute s…
A locality distinguished by specific physical and social char…
The physical characteristics of a place, such as its topograp…
human geography
A branch of geography centered on the study of people, places…
space
A bounded (absolute) or unbounded (relative) area. Absolute s…
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Human Geography Study Guide
What does GDP indicate?
2005 average GDP
Productivity: Product vs Labor need
how to calculate HDI
Development of a country
25,000 in developed countries... 4,000 in developing countries... G…
Measured by value added per worker (gross value of product- c…
GDP + literacy rate and amount of education + life expectancy
What does GDP indicate?
Development of a country
2005 average GDP
25,000 in developed countries... 4,000 in developing countries... G…
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Human Geography Study Guides
2 great Dangers In pre 1540
Synthesis of Spatial Perspective
Geography Organization
Homogenous region
Bison and Grassfires
Bringing together the many sub-fields of human geography and…
In the US, Geography Educational National Implementaion.
Region that is similar in 1 or more characteristics such as c…
2 great Dangers In pre 1540
Bison and Grassfires
Synthesis of Spatial Perspective
Bringing together the many sub-fields of human geography and…
38 terms
Human Geography Study Guide
Dictatorship
Monarchy
Economic
Supply and demand
Country governedby a dictator
A government with a monarch at the head
Of or relating to economics or the economy
Amount of commodity, product, or service available and the de…
Dictatorship
Country governedby a dictator
Monarchy
A government with a monarch at the head
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Human Geography Study Guide
location
toponym
site
situation
the position that something occupies on Earth's surface.
the name given to a place on Earth.
the physical character of a place.
the location of a place relative to other places.
location
the position that something occupies on Earth's surface.
toponym
the name given to a place on Earth.
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Human Geography Study Guide
Space Time Compression
Environmental Determinism
Eratosthenes
Parallels
The reduction in time it takes for something to reach another…
An approach on how the physical environment caused social dev…
Man who coined the word Geography.
Lines of latitude.
Space Time Compression
The reduction in time it takes for something to reach another…
Environmental Determinism
An approach on how the physical environment caused social dev…
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Human Geography Study Guide
Ravenstein's Laws
Net-Migration
US immigrants
European Immigrants
The distance that migrants typically move ... The reasons migran…
The difference between the number of immigrants and the numbe…
1800s- Irish and Germans ... Early 1900s- Jewish from Europe... 197…
...
Ravenstein's Laws
The distance that migrants typically move ... The reasons migran…
Net-Migration
The difference between the number of immigrants and the numbe…
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Human Geography Study Guide
Cartographer
Geographer
Toponym
Absolute Location
a person that makes maps
a person that studies geography
a place known for its relation to another place
an exact location
Cartographer
a person that makes maps
Geographer
a person that studies geography
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Human Geography Study Guide
Forced Migration
Voluntary Migration
Pro-Natalist
Anti-Natalist
The movement of refugees and internally displaced people due…
Relocation due to personal desires
The belief of reproduction and giving birth
The idea the assigns a negative value to birth
Forced Migration
The movement of refugees and internally displaced people due…
Voluntary Migration
Relocation due to personal desires
Human geography study guide
Greek geographers
History
Civilization
Hindu
Anamaxider, eratosthenes, pythagoras, ptolemy
study of past events of people in a certain area.
Before the first group settlements, humans roamed the country…
don't know founding year. Don't know who founded. No one spec…
Greek geographers
Anamaxider, eratosthenes, pythagoras, ptolemy
History
study of past events of people in a certain area.
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Human Geography Study Guide
Demographic Transition
Stage 2
Stage 4/1
More money and better safety
The transition from high birth & death rates to lower birth &…
In which stage of demographic transition is the population gr…
In which stage of demographic transition is the population sh…
What factors influence a country's birth rate?
Demographic Transition
The transition from high birth & death rates to lower birth &…
Stage 2
In which stage of demographic transition is the population gr…
96 terms
Human geography study guide
Geography
Geography
Human geographers and physical geograp…
Maps
to describe the earth ( geo - earth graphy - to write)
the study of the distribution and interaction of physical and…
study places and people in similar ways.
printed ( flat surface lead to distortion) and mental ( perce…
Geography
to describe the earth ( geo - earth graphy - to write)
Geography
the study of the distribution and interaction of physical and…
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Human Geography Study Guide
Great Dividing Range
Weather
Deep water table
Adelaide
The mountains that separate the outback from the Central Lowl…
The condition of the atmosphere at any given moment.
When the precipitation is low.
Capital of South Australia.
Great Dividing Range
The mountains that separate the outback from the Central Lowl…
Weather
The condition of the atmosphere at any given moment.
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Human Geography Study Guide
Embargo
Migration
Democratic government
Diffusion
Ban on trade and commercial activity with another country.
The movement from one place to another.
Power decided among system
The spreading of something more widely.
Embargo
Ban on trade and commercial activity with another country.
Migration
The movement from one place to another.
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Human Geography Study Guide
Demography
Doubling Time
Population Density
Population Pyramid
Study of population numbers, distribution, trends, and issues
The number of years it takes a country to double its populati…
Number of people living in a given area (concentration) - POP…
A graphic device that represents a country's population and g…
Demography
Study of population numbers, distribution, trends, and issues
Doubling Time
The number of years it takes a country to double its populati…
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Geography Unit Guide 2: Human Geography
Anthropologist
Archaeologists
Agricultural Revolution
Industrial Revolution
people that practice anthropology, which is the study of huma…
a scientist who studies human history by digging up human rem…
a period of technological improvement and increased crop prod…
the totality of the changes in economic and social organizati…
Anthropologist
people that practice anthropology, which is the study of huma…
Archaeologists
a scientist who studies human history by digging up human rem…
Human Geography Study Guide
Ethnicity
Where does the word Ethnicity come from?
Race
Where does the word Race come from?
is the identity with a group of people who share the cultural…
the Greek word ethnikos
is the identity with a group of people descended from a bilog…
the middle-French word for generation
Ethnicity
is the identity with a group of people who share the cultural…
Where does the word Ethnicity come from?
the Greek word ethnikos
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Human Geography Study Guide
Ethnicity
Where does the word Ethnicity come from?
Race
Where does the word Race come from?
is the identity with a group of people who share the cultural…
the Greek word ethnikos
is the identity with a group of people descended from a bilog…
the middle-French word for generation
Ethnicity
is the identity with a group of people who share the cultural…
Where does the word Ethnicity come from?
the Greek word ethnikos
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Human Geography Study Guide
Why would Jerusalem have religious con…
What is Ethnicity?
What is Race?
Which is part of a person's cultural i…
Because the sacred sites of Jews and Muslims are literally bu…
It is identity with a group of people who share cultural trad…
It involves physical characteristics
Ethnicity
Why would Jerusalem have religious con…
Because the sacred sites of Jews and Muslims are literally bu…
What is Ethnicity?
It is identity with a group of people who share cultural trad…
36 terms
Human Geography Study Guide
What are push and pull factors?
The local economy collapses
High tech jobs in Austin, Texas
Religious persecution
Push involved a force which acts to drive people away from a…
push
pull
push
What are push and pull factors?
Push involved a force which acts to drive people away from a…
The local economy collapses
push
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Human Geography Study Guide
What are push and pull factors?
The local economy collapses
High tech jobs in Austin, Texas
Religious persecution
Push involved a force which acts to drive people away from a…
push
pull
push
What are push and pull factors?
Push involved a force which acts to drive people away from a…
The local economy collapses
push
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Human Geography study guide
having a sod house is to the environment
people living near an airport might co…
wanting is a push factor for immigration
to stay close many potowatomi go to tr…
adapting
noise
freedom
reunions
having a sod house is to the environment
adapting
people living near an airport might co…
noise
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Humanities Study Guide For Geography
Location
Place
H.E.I.
Movement
Absolute Location - The exact place on earth ... Relative Locati…
Physical Characters - Landforms, Bodies of Water, Climate, Ve…
Whats that humans and the environment affect one one another.…
How and why people, good, and ideas move from one place to an…
Location
Absolute Location - The exact place on earth ... Relative Locati…
Place
Physical Characters - Landforms, Bodies of Water, Climate, Ve…
286 terms
Human Geography
Arabian Sea
Bering Sea
Caribbean Sea
Black Sea
Arabian Sea
Bering Sea
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Human Geography
absolute location
acculturation
agglomeration effects
agribusiness
The actual space a place occupies on Earth's surface
The change that occurs within a culture when it adopts a prac…
The cost advantages (external economies) for an individual co…
Commercial agriculture in which large corporations own and op…
absolute location
The actual space a place occupies on Earth's surface
acculturation
The change that occurs within a culture when it adopts a prac…
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Humanities- Geography Study Guide
Indicates the elevation and landforms…
A religion that is primarily associate…
An imaginary line at zero degrees long…
Imaginary lines that runs from North t…
Physical (relief) map
Islam
Prime Meridian
Longitude
Indicates the elevation and landforms…
Physical (relief) map
A religion that is primarily associate…
Islam
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AP Human Geography Study Guide
Eratosthenes
Possibilism
Ptolemy
Muhammad al Idrisi
First to use the word "geography", used the sun to estimate t…
The environment sets certain constraints or limitations, but…
Created early maps which contained many errors
Worked for the King of Sicily to create the Tabula Rogeriana.
Eratosthenes
First to use the word "geography", used the sun to estimate t…
Possibilism
The environment sets certain constraints or limitations, but…
24 terms
Human Geography
population
birth rate
death rate
population density
the number of people who live in a specified area
the number of births per 1/000 people per year
the number of deaths per 1/000 people per year
the average number of people who live in a certain area
population
the number of people who live in a specified area
birth rate
the number of births per 1/000 people per year
45 terms
AP Human Geography Study Guide
As an academic discipline, geography i…
Thomas Malthus based his work on popul…
Of the following, which region contain…
In 2005 the United States and Canada h…
evolving character and spatial organization of Earth's surface
Food production increases arithmetically and population incre…
The Southern Hemisphere
had more elderly people
As an academic discipline, geography i…
evolving character and spatial organization of Earth's surface
Thomas Malthus based his work on popul…
Food production increases arithmetically and population incre…
49 terms
Human Geography
Absolute location
Cartography
Connections
Contagious Diffusion
the exact location of a point on Earth found using the latitu…
the science of making maps
relationships among people and objects across the barrier of…
the rapid and widespread diffusion of a feature or trend thro…
Absolute location
the exact location of a point on Earth found using the latitu…
Cartography
the science of making maps
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Human Geography Industry Study Guide
Industrialization
New Technologies
Natural Resources
Raw Material's
Is the process in which a society or country (Or world) trans…
Any set of productive techniques which offers a significant i…
Materials or substances such as minerals, forests, water, and…
The basic material from which a product is made
Industrialization
Is the process in which a society or country (Or world) trans…
New Technologies
Any set of productive techniques which offers a significant i…
29 terms
Human Geography
Monarchy
Theocracy
Democracy
Dictatorship
A government ruled by a king or queen
A government controlled by religious leaders
A political system in which the supreme power lies in a body…
A form of government in which the leader has absolute power a…
Monarchy
A government ruled by a king or queen
Theocracy
A government controlled by religious leaders
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Human Geography Exam Guide 30?
Cash/luxury crops
Commercial gardening
Truck farming
Mediterranean agriculture
Broadly. any high-value crop that is sold for profit; histori…
The intensive production of non tropical fruits, vegetables,…
A form of commercial gardening centered on the specialized pr…
As historically practiced, a form of agroforestry that integr…
Cash/luxury crops
Broadly. any high-value crop that is sold for profit; histori…
Commercial gardening
The intensive production of non tropical fruits, vegetables,…
30 terms
AP Human Geography Midterm Guide
Scale
Place
Regions
Differences of Environmental Determini…
Generally, the relationship between the portion of Earth bein…
The unique feature of an area. A place can be described by a…
The three types are; formal (where people share a common char…
Environmental Determinism is how physical environment effects…
Scale
Generally, the relationship between the portion of Earth bein…
Place
The unique feature of an area. A place can be described by a…
112 terms
Human Geography Final study guide
Perforated state
Boundary
Unitary States
Frontier
a state that completely surrounds another state
an invisible line marking the extent of a state's territory
a type of state that places most power in the hands of the ce…
a zone where no state exercises complete political control
Perforated state
a state that completely surrounds another state
Boundary
an invisible line marking the extent of a state's territory
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Human Geography Exam Study Guide
Which one of the following is false?
Which one of the following is false?
Which one of the following is false?
Which one of the following statements…
D. The majority of immigrants who arrived at Cueta and Melill…
Difference in size and population pyramid suggest that centra…
Mathisians believe that the total fertility rate is the most…
The global core contains less than 20% of humanity
Which one of the following is false?
D. The majority of immigrants who arrived at Cueta and Melill…
Which one of the following is false?
Difference in size and population pyramid suggest that centra…
25 terms
Human Geography Exam Guide 25555
Offshoring
Special Economic Zone
Deindustrialization
Postindustrial society
A kind of outsourcing that moves a business activity to anoth…
specific area within a country in which tax and investment in…
The long-term decline in industrial employment.
A society characterized by high levels of urbanization, domin…
Offshoring
A kind of outsourcing that moves a business activity to anoth…
Special Economic Zone
specific area within a country in which tax and investment in…
53 terms
AP Human Geography Test Guide
Cartography
Contour Lines
Density
Distance-Decay
science or art of making maps
lines that show elevation, relief and slope on a topographic…
How tightly packed the matter in a substance is.
the phenomenon of diminishing contact between two groups the…
Cartography
science or art of making maps
Contour Lines
lines that show elevation, relief and slope on a topographic…
25 terms
Human Geography Exam Guide 25
Life Expectancy
Infant Mortality Rate
Human Development Index (HDI)
Gender related Development Index (GDI)
The average length of time from birth that a person is expect…
The number of deaths of infants under one year of age per 100…
The first development measure to incorporate information abou…
A statistic for measuring development that is sensitive to wi…
Life Expectancy
The average length of time from birth that a person is expect…
Infant Mortality Rate
The number of deaths of infants under one year of age per 100…
34 terms
AP Human Geography Study Guide
Absolute Location
Acculturation
Artifact
Assimilation
The actual space a place occupies on the Earth's surface.... - L…
The change that occurs within a culture when it adopts a prac…
Tangible pieces of material culture.... Tangible- perceptible by…
The process in which immigrants become totally integrated int…
Absolute Location
The actual space a place occupies on the Earth's surface.... - L…
Acculturation
The change that occurs within a culture when it adopts a prac…
34 terms
AP Human Geography study Guide
Absolute Location
Acculturation
Artifact
Assimilation
~the actual space a place occupies on the Earth's surface
~the change that occurs within a culture when it adopts a pra…
~tangible pieces of material culture
~the process in which immigrants become totally integrated in…
Absolute Location
~the actual space a place occupies on the Earth's surface
Acculturation
~the change that occurs within a culture when it adopts a pra…
24 terms
AP Human Geography Review Guide
Where specifically in the world do we…
Where do we see low population densiti…
What type of map is used to illustrate…
Malthus's Theory
East Asia, South Asia, Southeast Asia, Europe, North America
Dry lands, wet lands, highlands, cold lands
Dot maps
The population is constantly growing and we won't have enough…
Where specifically in the world do we…
East Asia, South Asia, Southeast Asia, Europe, North America
Where do we see low population densiti…
Dry lands, wet lands, highlands, cold lands
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