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32 terms
AP Human Geography, Industry
Agglomeration
Break of Bulk point
Bulk reducing industries
Bulk gaining industries
A process involving the clustering or concentrating of people…
A location where transfer is possible from one mode of transp…
An industry in which the final product weighs less or compris…
Industries whose products weigh more after assembly than they…
Agglomeration
A process involving the clustering or concentrating of people…
Break of Bulk point
A location where transfer is possible from one mode of transp…
68 terms
Human Geography Unit VI: Industry
Agglogmeration
Agglomeration Diseconomies
Ancillary Activities
Backwash Effect
-Grouping together of many firms, in similar industry, in a s…
-Negative economic and social effects stemming from concentra…
-Economic activities that surround and support large-scale in…
-Negative effects on one region that results from economic gr…
Agglogmeration
-Grouping together of many firms, in similar industry, in a s…
Agglomeration Diseconomies
-Negative economic and social effects stemming from concentra…
21 terms
AP human geography industry unit
foundry
fordist
gravity model
hamlet
a workshop or factory for casting metal
a highly organized and specialized systems for organizing ind…
A model that holds that the potential use of a service at a p…
a small village
foundry
a workshop or factory for casting metal
fordist
a highly organized and specialized systems for organizing ind…
15 terms
Human Geography Industrial Geography
least cost theory
material index
locational interdependence
profit maximization
weber, chose area where you can reduce costs
weight of raw material/weight of finished product, if >1 put…
hotelling, two businesses start far apart and come together s…
losch, focus on making most money
least cost theory
weber, chose area where you can reduce costs
material index
weight of raw material/weight of finished product, if >1 put…
32 terms
AP Human Geography: Industry Vocab
Acid Deposition
Agglomeration Economies
Asian Tigers
Assembly Line (production/fordism/ford…
Sulfur oxides and nitrogen oxides, emitted by burning fossil…
Economy in which like things are put together to benefit all…
Four Asian Pacific rim nations that are playing an increasing…
Form of mass production in which each worker is assigned one…
Acid Deposition
Sulfur oxides and nitrogen oxides, emitted by burning fossil…
Agglomeration Economies
Economy in which like things are put together to benefit all…
33 terms
AP HUMAN GEOGRAPHY; INDUSTRY
Industrial Revolution
location theory
variable costs
friction of distance
social and economic changes in agriculture, commerce, and man…
predicting where businesses will or should be located
Costs that change directly with the amount of production (e.g…
the increase in time and cost that usually comes with increas…
Industrial Revolution
social and economic changes in agriculture, commerce, and man…
location theory
predicting where businesses will or should be located
32 terms
AP Human Geography, Industry
Agglomeration
Break of Bulk point
Bulk reducing industries
Bulk gaining industries
A process involving the clustering or concentrating of people…
A location where transfer is possible from one mode of transp…
An industry in which the final product weighs less or compris…
Industries whose products weigh more after assembly than they…
Agglomeration
A process involving the clustering or concentrating of people…
Break of Bulk point
A location where transfer is possible from one mode of transp…
20 terms
AP Human Geography Industry
Maquiladora
Industrial revolution
Cottage industry
Textiles
Factories built by US companies in Mexico near the US border…
A series of improvements in industrial technology that transf…
Manufacturing based in homes rather than in a factory, common…
A fabric made by weaving, used to make clothing.
Maquiladora
Factories built by US companies in Mexico near the US border…
Industrial revolution
A series of improvements in industrial technology that transf…
32 terms
AP Human Geography: Industry Vocab
Acid Deposition
Agglomeration Economies
Asian Tigers
Assembly Line (production/fordism/ford…
Sulfur oxides and nitrogen oxides, emitted by burning fossil…
Economy in which like things are put together to benefit all…
Four Asian Pacific rim nations that are playing an increasing…
Form of mass production in which each worker is assigned one…
Acid Deposition
Sulfur oxides and nitrogen oxides, emitted by burning fossil…
Agglomeration Economies
Economy in which like things are put together to benefit all…
52 terms
AP Human geography industry unit
Friction of distance
Taylorism
Fordism
Flexible production
Distance requires effort, money and/or energy to overcome, sh…
Studying the tasks performed by workers in order to minimize…
Production process based on interchangeable parts, division o…
Uses information technologies to make more responsive product…
Friction of distance
Distance requires effort, money and/or energy to overcome, sh…
Taylorism
Studying the tasks performed by workers in order to minimize…
54 terms
AP Human Geography: Industry
Approx. 3/4 of the world's industrial…
Where did the industrial revolution be…
Describe the distribution of industry…
Describe the cottage industry:
1.) Eastern North America ... 2.) Eastern Europe... 3.) Northwester…
In Great Britain (England) in the late 1700s
It was dispersed
Involved manufacturing in the home.
Approx. 3/4 of the world's industrial…
1.) Eastern North America ... 2.) Eastern Europe... 3.) Northwester…
Where did the industrial revolution be…
In Great Britain (England) in the late 1700s
59 terms
AP Human Geography: Industry Unit
maquiladora
industrial revolution
cottage industry
situation factors
factories built by US companies in Mexico near the US border,…
a series of improvements in industrial technology that transf…
manufacturing based in homes rather than in a factory, common…
location factors related to the transportation of materials i…
maquiladora
factories built by US companies in Mexico near the US border,…
industrial revolution
a series of improvements in industrial technology that transf…
15 terms
Industry (AP Human Geography)
Break-of-Bulk point
labor-intensive industry
textiles
cottage industry
a location where transfer among transportation modes is possi…
is one in which wages and other compensation paid to employee…
woven fabrics
Work done at home (manufacturing)
Break-of-Bulk point
a location where transfer among transportation modes is possi…
labor-intensive industry
is one in which wages and other compensation paid to employee…
41 terms
Human Geography- Industry (chapter 12)
What are the four main regions of indu…
Where and when did the Industrial Revo…
Why did industrialization occur in Gre…
What became the first steps toward mas…
Western Europe (GREAT BRITAIN)... Eastern Europe and Russia... Nort…
In Great Britain in the late 1700's
Flow of capital/people willing to invest... Second Agricultural…
Cottage industries: companies that were working out of house…
What are the four main regions of indu…
Western Europe (GREAT BRITAIN)... Eastern Europe and Russia... Nort…
Where and when did the Industrial Revo…
In Great Britain in the late 1700's
27 terms
AP Human Geography "Development/ Industry"
Desertification
GNP
GDP
HDI - Indicators
-The process by which fertile land becomes desert, typically…
Gross National Product... - The total value of all goods and…
Gross Domestic Product... - The value of the total output of…
Human Development Index Indicators... 1. Access to knowledge
Desertification
-The process by which fertile land becomes desert, typically…
GNP
Gross National Product... - The total value of all goods and…
15 terms
AP Human Geography Industry
Manufacturing
Transnational Corporation
Maquiladora
Cottage Industry System
make on a larger scale using machinery
A company that conducts research, operates factories, and sel…
Factories built by US companies in Mexico near the US border…
Manufacturing based in homes rather than in a factory; common…
Manufacturing
make on a larger scale using machinery
Transnational Corporation
A company that conducts research, operates factories, and sel…
15 terms
AP Human Geography - Industry
maquilador
Industrial Revolution
situation factors
site factors
a working plant
was the collective invention of hundreds of mechanical device…
involve transporting materials to and from a factory. A firm…
result from the unique characteristics of a location. Land, l…
maquilador
a working plant
Industrial Revolution
was the collective invention of hundreds of mechanical device…
22 terms
AP Human Geography - Industry
Agglomeration
Break-of-bulk Point
Bulk-gaining Industry
Bulk-reducing Industry
Grouping together of many firms from the same industry in a s…
A location where transfer is possible from one mode of transp…
An industry in which the final product weighs more or compris…
An industry in which the final product weighs less or compris…
Agglomeration
Grouping together of many firms from the same industry in a s…
Break-of-bulk Point
A location where transfer is possible from one mode of transp…
15 terms
AP Human Geography | Ch 11- Industry
Break-of-bulk point
Bulk-gaining industry
Bulk-reducing industry
Cottage industry
A location where transfer is possible from one mode of transp…
An industry in which the final product weighs more or compris…
An industry in which the final product weighs less or compris…
Manufacturing based in homes rather than in a factory, common…
Break-of-bulk point
A location where transfer is possible from one mode of transp…
Bulk-gaining industry
An industry in which the final product weighs more or compris…
17 terms
AP Human Geography: Industry
Range
Threshold
Rank-Size Rule
Primate City Rule
The maximum distance people are willing to travel to use a se…
The minimum number of people needed to support the service.
A pattern of settlements in a country, such that the nth larg…
A pattern of settlements in a country, such that the largest…
Range
The maximum distance people are willing to travel to use a se…
Threshold
The minimum number of people needed to support the service.
65 terms
Ch. 11 AP Human Geography (Industry)
Nicholas Appert
iron industry
Calcium chloride
bulk-gaining industry
In 1810, this French Confectioner developed canning which pre…
The first industry to benefit from Watt's steam engine was th…
This substance was added to the boiling water in a large scal…
An industry that makes final products with more weight of vol…
Nicholas Appert
In 1810, this French Confectioner developed canning which pre…
iron industry
The first industry to benefit from Watt's steam engine was th…
23 terms
Industry and Development (AP Human Geography)
Agglomeration
Break of Bulk
Bulk Reducing Industries
Dependency Theory
A process involving the clustering or concentrating of people…
A location where transfer is possible from one mode of transp…
An industry in which the final product weighs less or compris…
A model of economic and social development that explains glob…
Agglomeration
A process involving the clustering or concentrating of people…
Break of Bulk
A location where transfer is possible from one mode of transp…
37 terms
AP Human Geography- Ch.11 Industry SHS
Industrial Revolution
Situation Factors
Site Factors
Bulk-Reducing Industry
A series of improvements in industrial technology that transf…
Location factors that involve transporting materials to and f…
Location factors related to the costs of factors of productio…
An industry in which the final product weighs less or compris…
Industrial Revolution
A series of improvements in industrial technology that transf…
Situation Factors
Location factors that involve transporting materials to and f…
56 terms
Human Geography Chapter 11 Industry
When and where did the Industrial Revo…
The Industrial Revolution caused popul…
What are the three most Industrialized…
When did Industry emerge in Europe?
United Kingdom in the late 1700s
Stage 2
North America, Europe, East Asia
nineteenth century to early twentieth
When and where did the Industrial Revo…
United Kingdom in the late 1700s
The Industrial Revolution caused popul…
Stage 2
31 terms
AP Human Geography- Geography of Industry
agglomeration industries
assembly line
break-of-bulk
brownfield
Grouping together of many firms from the same industry in a s…
Arrangement of workers, machines, and equipment in which the…
A location where transfer is possible from one mode of transp…
A property which has the presence or potential to be a hazard…
agglomeration industries
Grouping together of many firms from the same industry in a s…
assembly line
Arrangement of workers, machines, and equipment in which the…
38 terms
AP Human Geography Industry
Agglomeration
Assembly line
Basic industry
Break-of-Bulk
The clustering of productive activities and people for mutual…
Arrangement of workers, machines, and equipment in which the…
Industries that produce goods and services for sale outside t…
A location where transfer is possible from one mode of transp…
Agglomeration
The clustering of productive activities and people for mutual…
Assembly line
Arrangement of workers, machines, and equipment in which the…
59 terms
AP Human Geography Industry
predicting where businesses will or wo…
location theory considers
energy supply, transport, labor, these…
increase distance, increase costs
location theory
variable costs and friction of distance
variable costs
friction of distance
predicting where businesses will or wo…
location theory
location theory considers
variable costs and friction of distance
15 terms
AP Human Geography: Industry
maquiladora
industrial revolution
situation factors
site factors
a foreign-owned factory in Mexico at which imported parts are…
originated in northern England and southern Scotland; it was…
involve transporting materials to and from a factory. A firm…
result from unique characteristics of a location. Land, labor…
maquiladora
a foreign-owned factory in Mexico at which imported parts are…
industrial revolution
originated in northern England and southern Scotland; it was…
35 terms
AP Human Geography - Industry
Acid Deposition
Agglomeration Economies
Asian Tigers
Assembly Line Production/Fordism/Fordi…
Sulfur oxides and nitrogen oxides, emitted by burning fossil…
Economy in which like things are put together to their benefi…
Four Asian Pacific rim nations that are playing an increasing…
Form of mass production in which each worker is assigned one…
Acid Deposition
Sulfur oxides and nitrogen oxides, emitted by burning fossil…
Agglomeration Economies
Economy in which like things are put together to their benefi…
80 terms
Industry Human Geography
Adolescent Fertility Rate
Break-of-Bulk Point
Biomass Fuel
Bulk-Gaining Industry
The number of births per 1,000 women ages 15-19.
A location where transfer is possible from one mode of transp…
A form of fuel generated by the burning of biomass
An industry in which the final product weighs more or compris…
Adolescent Fertility Rate
The number of births per 1,000 women ages 15-19.
Break-of-Bulk Point
A location where transfer is possible from one mode of transp…
Human Geography Industry
Agglomeration Industries
Assembly Line
Break-of-bulk
Brownfield
Firms that locate near each other
Manufacturing Process in which parts are added as the product…
Place where goods are transported from one form of transporta…
A development that has had former development
Agglomeration Industries
Firms that locate near each other
Assembly Line
Manufacturing Process in which parts are added as the product…
15 terms
Industry (AP Human Geography)
Break-of-Bulk point
labor-intensive industry
textiles
cottage industry
a location where transfer among transportation modes is possi…
is one in which wages and other compensation paid to employee…
woven fabrics
Work done at home (manufacturing)
Break-of-Bulk point
a location where transfer among transportation modes is possi…
labor-intensive industry
is one in which wages and other compensation paid to employee…
39 terms
Human Geography Industry Vocabulary
agglomeration
ancillary activities
backwash effect
break-of-bulk
high concentration of one industry in an area
supporting activity undertaken within an enterprise to create…
negative effects on one region resulting from economic growth…
place where goods are transported from one mode of transporta…
agglomeration
high concentration of one industry in an area
ancillary activities
supporting activity undertaken within an enterprise to create…
32 terms
AP Human Geography, Industry
Agglomeration
Break of Bulk point
Bulk reducing industries
Bulk gaining industries
A process involving the clustering or concentrating of people…
A location where transfer is possible from one mode of transp…
An industry in which the final product weighs less or compris…
Industries whose products weigh more after assembly than they…
Agglomeration
A process involving the clustering or concentrating of people…
Break of Bulk point
A location where transfer is possible from one mode of transp…
32 terms
AP Human Geography, Industry
Agglomeration
Break of Bulk point
Bulk reducing industries
Bulk gaining industries
A process involving the clustering or concentrating of people…
A location where transfer is possible from one mode of transp…
An industry in which the final product weighs less or compris…
Industries whose products weigh more after assembly than they…
Agglomeration
A process involving the clustering or concentrating of people…
Break of Bulk point
A location where transfer is possible from one mode of transp…
38 terms
AP Human Geography Industry
Agglomeration
Assembly line
Basic industry
Break-of-Bulk
The clustering of productive activities and people for mutual…
Arrangement of workers, machines, and equipment in which the…
Industries that produce goods and services for sale outside t…
A location where transfer is possible from one mode of transp…
Agglomeration
The clustering of productive activities and people for mutual…
Assembly line
Arrangement of workers, machines, and equipment in which the…
31 terms
Chapter 11 Human Geography: Industry
Industrial Revolution
When and where did the industrial revo…
Why Great Britain?
Diffusion to Mainland Europe
A series of improvements in industrial technology that transf…
In Great Britain in the mid to late 1700s
- Flow of capital... - Second agriculture revolution... - Mercantil…
In early 1800s, innovations diffused into mainland Europe... Loc…
Industrial Revolution
A series of improvements in industrial technology that transf…
When and where did the industrial revo…
In Great Britain in the mid to late 1700s
15 terms
AP Human Geography Industry
Break-of-bulk- point
Bulk-gaining industry
Bulk-reducing industry
Cottage industry
A location where transfer is possible from one mode of transp…
An industry in which the final product weighs more or compris…
An industry in which the final product weighs less or compris…
Manufacturing based in homes rather than in a factory, common…
Break-of-bulk- point
A location where transfer is possible from one mode of transp…
Bulk-gaining industry
An industry in which the final product weighs more or compris…
15 terms
Industry AP Human Geography
break-of-bulk point
bulk-gaining industry
bulk-reducing industry
cottage industry
a location where transfer is possible from one mode of transp…
an industry in which the final product weighs more or compris…
an industry in which the final product weighs less or compris…
manufacturing based in homes rather than in a factory, common…
break-of-bulk point
a location where transfer is possible from one mode of transp…
bulk-gaining industry
an industry in which the final product weighs more or compris…
60 terms
AP Human geography industrialization
Acid rain
Agglomeneration
Air pollution
Aluminum industry factors of production
Rain containing acids that form in the atmosphere where indus…
When businesses cluster in the same area to help each other a…
The contaminants of the atmosphere by the introduction of pol…
Manufactures of aluminum considered as a group
Acid rain
Rain containing acids that form in the atmosphere where indus…
Agglomeneration
When businesses cluster in the same area to help each other a…
20 terms
AP Human Geography Industry
Approximately three-fourths of the wor…
The most important transportation impr…
The United Kingdom expanded industrial…
Proximity to Russian consumers is the…
Eastern South America
canal.
with high-tech industries to serve the European market.
Moscow
Approximately three-fourths of the wor…
Eastern South America
The most important transportation impr…
canal.
41 terms
HUMAN GEOGRAPHY OF INDUSTRY & SERVICES
What natural resources are extracted f…
Secondary Sector
Examples of Tertiary Sector
3 Types of Industries
1. agriculture... 2. mining... 3. forestry
Conversion or processing into finished products & fuels... 1. ma…
Services... • Traditional Services (Tertiary)... • Advanced Service…
1. Pre-Industry... 2, Industrial... 3. Post-Industrial
What natural resources are extracted f…
1. agriculture... 2. mining... 3. forestry
Secondary Sector
Conversion or processing into finished products & fuels... 1. ma…
27 terms
Industry AP Human Geography
What is the Industrial Revolution?
Where did the Industrial Revolution ta…
Define Cottage Industry
What is Coal
Collective invention of 1000s of machines
Britain
Small-time hand-made manufacturing... Materials are given off to…
Combustible black/brownish sedimentary rock
What is the Industrial Revolution?
Collective invention of 1000s of machines
Where did the Industrial Revolution ta…
Britain
31 terms
AP Human Geography Vocabulary (Industry)
Agglomeration Industries
Assembly Line
Break-of-Bulk
Brownfield
The clustering of productive activities and people for mutual…
Arrangement of workers, machines, and equipment in which the…
A location where transfer is possible from one mode of transp…
A property which has the presence or potential to be a hazard…
Agglomeration Industries
The clustering of productive activities and people for mutual…
Assembly Line
Arrangement of workers, machines, and equipment in which the…
31 terms
AP Human Geography Ch. 11 Industry
Acid Deposition
Acid Precipitation
Air Pollution
Apparel
Sulfur oxides and nitrogen oxides, emitted by burning fossil…
Conversion of sulfur oxides and nitrogen oxides to acids that…
Concentration of trace substances such as carbon monoxide, su…
An article of clothing.
Acid Deposition
Sulfur oxides and nitrogen oxides, emitted by burning fossil…
Acid Precipitation
Conversion of sulfur oxides and nitrogen oxides to acids that…
65 terms
Ch. 11 AP Human Geography (Industry)
Nicholas Appert
iron industry
Calcium chloride
bulk-gaining industry
In 1810, this French Confectioner developed canning which pre…
The first industry to benefit from Watt's steam engine was th…
This substance was added to the boiling water in a large scal…
An industry that makes final products with more weight of vol…
Nicholas Appert
In 1810, this French Confectioner developed canning which pre…
iron industry
The first industry to benefit from Watt's steam engine was th…
31 terms
Ap Human Geography: Industry and Manufacturing
Acid Deposition
Acid Precipitation
Air Pollution
Apparel
Sulfur oxides and nitrogen oxides omitted by fossil fuels, th…
Conversion of sulfuric oxides and nitrogen oxides to acids th…
Concentration of trace substances, such as carbon monoxide, s…
An article of clothing.
Acid Deposition
Sulfur oxides and nitrogen oxides omitted by fossil fuels, th…
Acid Precipitation
Conversion of sulfuric oxides and nitrogen oxides to acids th…
32 terms
AP Human Geography: Industry Vocab
Acid Deposition
Agglomeration Economies
Asian Tigers
Assembly Line (production/fordism/ford…
Sulfur oxides and nitrogen oxides, emitted by burning fossil…
Economy in which like things are put together to benefit all…
Four Asian Pacific rim nations that are playing an increasing…
Form of mass production in which each worker is assigned one…
Acid Deposition
Sulfur oxides and nitrogen oxides, emitted by burning fossil…
Agglomeration Economies
Economy in which like things are put together to benefit all…
16 terms
Humanities - the geography industry
Primary industry
Secondary industry
Tertiary industry
Quaternary industry
are those that harvest or extract raw material from nature, s…
any industry that process raw materials that are then provide…
the segment of the economy that provides services to its cons…
the use of modern technology in research and development to t…
Primary industry
are those that harvest or extract raw material from nature, s…
Secondary industry
any industry that process raw materials that are then provide…
31 terms
AP Human Geography- Geography of Industry
agglomeration industries
assembly line
break-of-bulk
brownfield
Grouping together of many firms from the same industry in a s…
Arrangement of workers, machines, and equipment in which the…
A location where transfer is possible from one mode of transp…
A property which has the presence or potential to be a hazard…
agglomeration industries
Grouping together of many firms from the same industry in a s…
assembly line
Arrangement of workers, machines, and equipment in which the…
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