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Unit 2: Human Geography Vocabulary
Birth rate
Death rate
Natural increase
Demographic transition
the number of live births per thousand of population per year.
The number of deaths per 1000 people per year
Population growth measured as the excess of live births over…
the model that uses birthrates and death rates to show how po…
Birth rate
the number of live births per thousand of population per year.
Death rate
The number of deaths per 1000 people per year
AP Human Geography Unit 2
Agricultural Density
Arable Land
Physiological Density
Arithmetic Population Density
Number of Farmers divided by the arable land
Land suitable for farming/agriculture
Population of a region / arable (farmable) land
Population of a region divided by total land area.
Agricultural Density
Number of Farmers divided by the arable land
Arable Land
Land suitable for farming/agriculture
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AP Human Geography-Unit 2
Age distribution
Agricultural density
Arithmetic density
Cairo conference
a model used in population geography that describes the ages…
The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
The total number of people divided by the total land area.
A war time conference held at Cairo, Egypt that was attended…
Age distribution
a model used in population geography that describes the ages…
Agricultural density
The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
AP Human Geography Unit 2
Agricultural Density
Arable Land
Physiological Density
Arithmetic Population Density
Number of Farmers divided by the arable land
Land suitable for farming/agriculture
Population of a region / arable (farmable) land
Population of a region divided by total land area.
Agricultural Density
Number of Farmers divided by the arable land
Arable Land
Land suitable for farming/agriculture
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AP Human Geography Unit 2
Agricultural Density
Arable Land
Physiological Density
Arithmetic Population Density
Number of Farmers / arable land
Land suitable for farming/agriculture
Population of a region / arable (farmable) land
Population of a region divided by total land area.
Agricultural Density
Number of Farmers / arable land
Arable Land
Land suitable for farming/agriculture
Human Geography-Unit 2
Human Geography
Physical Geography
Culture
Population Geography
the branch of geography dealing with how human activity affec…
the branch of geography dealing with natural features and pro…
Knowledge, attitudes, and behaviors shared and passed on by a…
The study of human population growth
Human Geography
the branch of geography dealing with how human activity affec…
Physical Geography
the branch of geography dealing with natural features and pro…
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AP Human Geography: Unit 2 Vocabulary
Demography
Ecumene
Population Distribution
Population Geography*
the scientific study of population characteristics.
Inhabited earth is ___.
___ is the description of locations on the Earth's surface wh…
___ is the division of Human Geography concerned with spatial…
Demography
the scientific study of population characteristics.
Ecumene
Inhabited earth is ___.
AP Human Geography: Unit 2 Vocabulary
Demography
Ecumene
Population Distribution
Population Geography*
What is the ___ scientific study of population characteristics.
Inhabited earth is ___.
___ is the description of locations on the Earth's surface wh…
___ is the division of Human Geography concerned with spatial…
Demography
What is the ___ scientific study of population characteristics.
Ecumene
Inhabited earth is ___.
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Human Geography - Unit 2 (Population & Migration)
overpopulation
cartogram
physiological density
arithmetic density
more people than a particular area can support, or the number…
a map that shows size of places based on a characteristic suc…
the number of people per unit of area of arable land, which i…
number of people divided by the total land area
overpopulation
more people than a particular area can support, or the number…
cartogram
a map that shows size of places based on a characteristic suc…
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Unit 2 Human Geography Vocabulary
Agency
Alexander Von Humboldt
Al-Idhisi
Behavioral Geography
Within social theory, the *human capacity to make free, indep…
a Prussian explorer and naturalist(1769-1859) who traveled wi…
A Muslim geographer and cartographer educated in Spain who im…
A branch of human geography that focuses on the *psychologica…
Agency
Within social theory, the *human capacity to make free, indep…
Alexander Von Humboldt
a Prussian explorer and naturalist(1769-1859) who traveled wi…
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Human Geography Unit 2 Vocabulary
Overpopulation
Natural Increase Rate
physiological density
arithmetic density
The number of people in an area exceeds the capacity of the e…
The percentage growth of a population in a year, computed as…
The number of people per unit of area of arable land
The total number of people divided by the total land area
Overpopulation
The number of people in an area exceeds the capacity of the e…
Natural Increase Rate
The percentage growth of a population in a year, computed as…
Unit 2 Vocabulary: Human Geography Basics
Culture
Cultural Diffusion
Dialect
Cultural Divergence
The attitudes, customs, and beliefs that distinguishes one gr…
The spreading of culture or cultural elements.
A particular form of a language that is peculiar to a specifi…
When two or more cultural groups resist contact with or move…
Culture
The attitudes, customs, and beliefs that distinguishes one gr…
Cultural Diffusion
The spreading of culture or cultural elements.
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Population - AP Human Geography Unit 2.1
agricultural density
arithmetic density
census
crude birth rate (CBR)
The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
The total number of objects in an area; Total population divi…
Enumeration of a population; The single most important data s…
The total number of live births in a year for every 1000 peop…
agricultural density
The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
arithmetic density
The total number of objects in an area; Total population divi…
Human Geography Unit 2 Vocabulary
Population Cartogram
Density
Natural Increase Rate
Demographic Transition
A representation of the size of countries according to popula…
The number of people occupying an area of land.
The percentage by which a population grows in a year.
A process of change from high birth and death rates to low bi…
Population Cartogram
A representation of the size of countries according to popula…
Density
The number of people occupying an area of land.
Human Geography Unit 2 Vocabulary
population cartogram
density
natural increase rate
demographic transition
a representation of the size of countries according to popula…
the number of people occupying an area of land
the percentage by which a population grows in a year
a process of change from high birth and death rates to low bi…
population cartogram
a representation of the size of countries according to popula…
density
the number of people occupying an area of land
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AP Human Geography unit 2
Age distribution
Agricultural density
Arithmetic density
Cairo conference
a model used in population geography that describes the ages…
The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
The total number of people divided by the total land area.
A war time conference held at Cairo, Egypt that was attended…
Age distribution
a model used in population geography that describes the ages…
Agricultural density
The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
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unit 2 vocabulary human geography
Brain drain
chain migration
counterurbanization
crude birth rate (CBR)
Large-scale emigration by talented people.... example:
pattern of migration that develops when migrants move along a…
When people move from urban to rural areas ... example: a large…
the number of live births yearly per thousand people in a pop…
Brain drain
Large-scale emigration by talented people.... example:
chain migration
pattern of migration that develops when migrants move along a…
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AP Human Geography: Migration Vocabulary (Unit 2)
Brain Drain
Chain Migration
Counter-Urbanization
Distance Decay
The large-scale emigration of talented citizens of a country…
The migration of people to a certain location because family…
Net migration from urban to rural areas in MDCs
The diminishing in the likeliness of a migrant to immigrate t…
Brain Drain
The large-scale emigration of talented citizens of a country…
Chain Migration
The migration of people to a certain location because family…
Human Geography Unit 2 Vocabulary
brain drain
chain migration
counter urbanization
crude birth rate (CBR)
Large-scale emigration by talented people.
the assemblage in one area if the relatives, friends or uncon…
the likelihood that as many as 25% of all migrants will retur…
the total number of live births yearly per thousand people in…
brain drain
Large-scale emigration by talented people.
chain migration
the assemblage in one area if the relatives, friends or uncon…
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Human Geography Unit 2
Age Distribution
Carrying Capacity
Census
Cohort
The percentage of population of each age group in the total p…
The maximum population an area can sustain
Aperiodic and official count of a country's population
All individuals of a certain age range
Age Distribution
The percentage of population of each age group in the total p…
Carrying Capacity
The maximum population an area can sustain
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Human Geography Unit 2 Vocabulary
brain drain
chain migration
counterurbanization
crude birth rate (CBR)
large scale emigration by talented people
migration of people to a specific location because relatives…
Net migration from urban to rural areas in more developed cou…
annual number of live births per 1,000 population
brain drain
large scale emigration by talented people
chain migration
migration of people to a specific location because relatives…
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Human Geography Unit 2
Agriculture
Hunting and Gathering
Origins
Vegetative Agriculture
The purposeful tending of crops and raising of livestock in o…
Before. Had to be constantly moving to the next food souce. (…
According to Carl Sauer the leap from hunting and gathering e…
Sauer believes that humans first learned to grow plants by si…
Agriculture
The purposeful tending of crops and raising of livestock in o…
Hunting and Gathering
Before. Had to be constantly moving to the next food souce. (…
Human Geography - Unit 2
Population
Age Distribution
Carrying Capacity
Cohort
A group of individuals that belong to the same species and li…
A model used in population geography that describes the ages…
Largest number of individuals of a population that a environm…
A category of people with something in common, usually their…
Population
A group of individuals that belong to the same species and li…
Age Distribution
A model used in population geography that describes the ages…
AP Human Geography: Unit 2 Vocabulary
Demography
Ecumene
Population Distribution
Population Geography*
What is the ___ scientific study of population characteristics.
Inhabited earth is ___.
___ is the description of locations on the Earth's surface wh…
___ is the division of Human Geography concerned with spatial…
Demography
What is the ___ scientific study of population characteristics.
Ecumene
Inhabited earth is ___.
78 terms
AP Human Geography: Unit 2 Vocabulary
Demography
Ecumene
Population Distribution
Population Geography*
What is the ___ scientific study of population characteristics.
Inhabited earth is ___.
___ is the description of locations on the Earth's surface wh…
___ is the division of Human Geography concerned with spatial…
Demography
What is the ___ scientific study of population characteristics.
Ecumene
Inhabited earth is ___.
30 terms
Unit 2 Human Geography
1. Human Geography
2. Culture
3. Cultural Diffusion
4. Cultural Hearths
the study of the world, its people, communities and cultures.
the beliefs, customs, arts and other products of human though…
the spreading of cultural ideas or products from their pace o…
a site of innovation from which basic ideas, materials, and t…
1. Human Geography
the study of the world, its people, communities and cultures.
2. Culture
the beliefs, customs, arts and other products of human though…
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AP Human Geography: Unit 2 Vocabulary
Demography
Ecumene
Non Ecumene
Population Distribution
The scientific study of population characteristics.
Inhabited earth by human civilaization
Place on earth that is uninhabited - no human life lives here.
The description of locations on the Earth's surface where pop…
Demography
The scientific study of population characteristics.
Ecumene
Inhabited earth by human civilaization
AP Human Geography Unit 2
Agricultural Density
Arable Land
Physiological Density
Arithmetic Population Density
Number of Farmers / arable land
Land suitable for farming/agriculture
Population of a region / arable (farmable) land
Population of a region divided by total land area.
Agricultural Density
Number of Farmers / arable land
Arable Land
Land suitable for farming/agriculture
30 terms
Vocabulary Unit 2 Human Geography
the study of the world, its people, co…
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a…
The spread of culture ideas, and thing…
enters where cultures develop and spre…
Human Geography
Culture
Cultural Diffusion
Cultural Hearths
the study of the world, its people, co…
Human Geography
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a…
Culture
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Unit 2 Human Geography Population and Migration
overpopulation
cartogram
physiological density
agricultural density
more people than a particular area can support, or the number…
a map that shows size of places based on a characteristic suc…
the number of people per unit of area of arable land, which i…
the ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
overpopulation
more people than a particular area can support, or the number…
cartogram
a map that shows size of places based on a characteristic suc…
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AP Human Geography - Unit 2
ecumene
Arithmetic density
Physiological density
Agricultural destiny
Portion of Earth's surface occupied by permanent human settle…
Total number of objects in an area
Number of people supported by a unit of arable land
Ratio of the number of farmers to the amound of arable land.
ecumene
Portion of Earth's surface occupied by permanent human settle…
Arithmetic density
Total number of objects in an area
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Unit 2: Human Geography
Culture
Rural
Culture Hearth
Cultural convergence
The way of life that distinguishes people
Characteristic of, the countryside
The center of where cultures start
The contact and interaction of one culture to another
Culture
The way of life that distinguishes people
Rural
Characteristic of, the countryside
AP Human Geography Unit 2
Agricultural Density
Arable Land
Physiological Density
Arithmetic Population Density
Number of Farmers divided by the arable land
Land suitable for farming/agriculture
Population of a region / arable (farmable) land
Population of a region divided by total land area.
Agricultural Density
Number of Farmers divided by the arable land
Arable Land
Land suitable for farming/agriculture
54 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 2
Age distribution
Carrying capacity
Cohort
Demographic equation
The frequency of different ages or age groups in a given popu…
This is the population level that can be supported, given the…
Population of various age categories in a population pyramid.…
The formula that calculates population change. The formula fi…
Age distribution
The frequency of different ages or age groups in a given popu…
Carrying capacity
This is the population level that can be supported, given the…
AP Human Geography Unit 2 (Migration)
Activity Space
Chain Migration
Cyclic Movement
Distance Decay
the space within which daily activity occurs
the social process by which immigrants from a particular town…
movement that has a closed route repeated annually or seasona…
the various degenerative effects of distance on human spatial…
Activity Space
the space within which daily activity occurs
Chain Migration
the social process by which immigrants from a particular town…
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Unit 2: Human Geography
Culture
Culture Region
Ethnic Groups
Custom
the beliefs, customs, art, and ways of life of a particular g…
an area of land that has common cultural characteristics
a group of people who share a common cultural background
a traditional way of behaving, specific to a particular socie…
Culture
the beliefs, customs, art, and ways of life of a particular g…
Culture Region
an area of land that has common cultural characteristics
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AP Human Geography - Unit 2 Population
age distribution
agricultural density
arithmetic density
Cairo Conference
the proportionate numbers of persons in successive age catego…
the ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
the total number of people divided by the total land area.
Some 20,000 delegates from various governments, UN agencies,…
age distribution
the proportionate numbers of persons in successive age catego…
agricultural density
the ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
Human Geography Unit 2
brain drain
chain migration
counterurbanization
cruel birth rate
the emigration of highly trained or intelligent people from a…
Pattern of migration that develops when migrants move along a…
a demographic and social process whereby people move from urb…
the number of live births yearly per thousand people in a pop…
brain drain
the emigration of highly trained or intelligent people from a…
chain migration
Pattern of migration that develops when migrants move along a…
AP Human Geography- Unit 2 Vocabulary
Demography
Ecumene
Crude Birth Rate
Crude Death Rate
the scientific study of human populations, esp with reference…
The settled Earth... EXAMPLE: The Eastern United States coast
Total number of live births in a year per 1000 people... EXAMPL…
Total number of deaths in a year per 1000 people... EXAMPLE: Me…
Demography
the scientific study of human populations, esp with reference…
Ecumene
The settled Earth... EXAMPLE: The Eastern United States coast
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Migration - AP Human Geography Unit 2.2
brain drain
chain migration
circulation
counterurbanization
Large-scale emigration by talented people.
A.K.A. migration ladder; Migration of people to a specific lo…
Types of short-term, repetitive, or cyclical movements that r…
Net migration from urban to rural areas.
brain drain
Large-scale emigration by talented people.
chain migration
A.K.A. migration ladder; Migration of people to a specific lo…
17 terms
Human geography unit 2 Vocabulary
Demographics
Carrying capacity
Infant morality rate
Ecumene
Study of population and population change
Number of people that can be supported by an area
The percentage of children who die before their first birthda…
Area of permanent settlement
Demographics
Study of population and population change
Carrying capacity
Number of people that can be supported by an area
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AP Human Geography Unit 2 Vocabulary
Activity space
Agricultural revolution
AIDS
Arable land
The space in which daily activities occur in.
An evolution which allowed humans to domesticate plants and a…
Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome, A disease which attacks…
Land that is suited to growth of plants.
Activity space
The space in which daily activities occur in.
Agricultural revolution
An evolution which allowed humans to domesticate plants and a…
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AP Human Geography Unit 2 (Population)
Age Distribution
Carrying Capacity
Cohort
Demographic Equation
a model describing the ages and genders of a given population
the largest number of people that the environment of a partic…
a population group unified by a specific common characteristi…
the formula that calculates population change; found by doing…
Age Distribution
a model describing the ages and genders of a given population
Carrying Capacity
the largest number of people that the environment of a partic…
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AP Human Geography - Unit 2 Review Qs
what is one of the fastest growing are…
Most of the worlds people live in :
Throughout human history world populat…
What occurs when a population is addin…
Tropical Africa
Less-developed, poorest countries, (80%)
Grown most rapidly over the last 200 years
Exponential growth
what is one of the fastest growing are…
Tropical Africa
Most of the worlds people live in :
Less-developed, poorest countries, (80%)
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AP Human Geography: Unit 2 Vocabulary
Demography
Ecumene
Population Distribution
Population Geography*
What is the ___ scientific study of population characteristics.
Inhabited earth is ___.
___ is the description of locations on the Earth's surface wh…
___ is the division of Human Geography concerned with spatial…
Demography
What is the ___ scientific study of population characteristics.
Ecumene
Inhabited earth is ___.
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Human Geography Unit 2
Ecumene
Carrying Capacity
J-curve
S-curve
The permanently inhabited places on the Earth
The maximum amount of people who can be sustained with a give…
An exponential growth curve
The leveling out of an exponential growth curve
Ecumene
The permanently inhabited places on the Earth
Carrying Capacity
The maximum amount of people who can be sustained with a give…
AP Human Geography: Unit 2 Vocabulary
Demography
Ecumene
Population Distribution
Population Geography*
What is the ___ scientific study of population characteristics.
Inhabited earth is ___.
___ is the description of locations on the Earth's surface wh…
___ is the division of Human Geography concerned with spatial…
Demography
What is the ___ scientific study of population characteristics.
Ecumene
Inhabited earth is ___.
46 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 2: Population
Agricultural Density
Agricultural Revolution
Arable Land
Arithmetic Population Density
Ratio of farmers to arable land
Time when human beings first domesticated plants and animals,…
Land suitable for farming for farming/agriculture
Total number of objects in an area, Population/Land area
Agricultural Density
Ratio of farmers to arable land
Agricultural Revolution
Time when human beings first domesticated plants and animals,…
AP Human Geography Unit 2 Vocabulary
Demography
Overpopulation
ecumene
Crude Density
Scientific study of human populations.
The number of people in an area exceeds the capacity of the e…
The portion of Earth's surface occupied by permanent human se…
number of people per unit area of land (arithmetic density)
Demography
Scientific study of human populations.
Overpopulation
The number of people in an area exceeds the capacity of the e…
AP Human Geography Unit 2
Ecumene
Arithmetic Density
Physiological Density
Arable Land
portion of Earth's surface occupied by permanent human settle…
total number of objects in an area
number of people supported by a unit of arable land
land suited for agriculture
Ecumene
portion of Earth's surface occupied by permanent human settle…
Arithmetic Density
total number of objects in an area
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