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AP Environmental Science Chapter 7 Vocabulary
Demography
Demographer
Immigration
Emigration
The study of human populations and population trends
A scientist in the field of demography
The movement of people into a country or region, from another…
The movement of people out of a country or region
Demography
The study of human populations and population trends
Demographer
A scientist in the field of demography
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AP Environmental Science Chapter 7
life expectancy and infant mortality
infant mortality rate
high, low
highly developed countries
these two factors have to do with level of development in a c…
statistic to measue how many children die before the age of one
low developed countries have a ---------- infant mortality ra…
good sanitation... few childhood diseases... men = 75 years... women =…
life expectancy and infant mortality
these two factors have to do with level of development in a c…
infant mortality rate
statistic to measue how many children die before the age of one
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Environmental Science for AP* Chapter 7
Demography
demographers
emigration
crude birth rate (CBR)
the study of human populations and population trends
a scientist in the field of demography
the movement of people out of a country or region, to settle…
the number of births per year per 1,000 individuals per year
Demography
the study of human populations and population trends
demographers
a scientist in the field of demography
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AP Environmental Science Vocabulary Chapter 7
Demography
Demographer
Immigration
Emigration
the study if human populations and population trends
a scientist in the field of demography
the movement of people into a country or region, from another…
the movement of people out of a country or region
Demography
the study if human populations and population trends
Demographer
a scientist in the field of demography
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Environmental Science AP Chapter 7
demography
demographer
immigration
emigration
study of human populations and population trends; they look a…
a scientist in the field of demography
the movement of people into a country or region, from another…
the movement of people out of a country or region.
demography
study of human populations and population trends; they look a…
demographer
a scientist in the field of demography
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AP Environmental Science Chapter 7
life expectancy and infant mortality
infant mortality rate
high, low
highly developed countries
these two factors have to do with level of development in a c…
statistic to measue how many children die before the age of one
low developed countries have a ---------- infant mortality ra…
good sanitation... few childhood diseases... men = 75 years... women =…
life expectancy and infant mortality
these two factors have to do with level of development in a c…
infant mortality rate
statistic to measue how many children die before the age of one
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AP Environmental Science- Chapter 7
total fertility rate
introduced species
underdeveloped country
GDP (gross domestic product)
The average number of children born to a woman in a her lifet…
a species living outside of its native range, as a result of…
a country with a low industrial base (low GDP)
the money's worth of goods and services produced in a country
total fertility rate
The average number of children born to a woman in a her lifet…
introduced species
a species living outside of its native range, as a result of…
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AP Environmental Science Chapter 7
Demography
Demographers
Immigration
Emigration
The study of human populations and population trends.
A scientist in the field of demography.
The movement of people into a country or region, having come…
The movement of people out of a country or region, to settle…
Demography
The study of human populations and population trends.
Demographers
A scientist in the field of demography.
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AP Environmental Science- Chapter 7
total fertility rate
introduced species
underdeveloped country
GDP (gross domestic product)
The average number of children born to a woman in a her lifet…
a species living outside of its native range, as a result of…
a country with a low industrial base (low GDP)
the money's worth of goods and services produced in a country
total fertility rate
The average number of children born to a woman in a her lifet…
introduced species
a species living outside of its native range, as a result of…
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Environmental Science AP Chapter 7
demography
demographer
immigration
emigration
study of human populations and population trends; they look a…
a scientist in the field of demography
the movement of people into a country or region, from another…
the movement of people out of a country or region.
demography
study of human populations and population trends; they look a…
demographer
a scientist in the field of demography
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AP Environmental Science chapter 7
demography
demographers
immigration
emigration
study of human populations and population trends
scientists in the field of demography
people who come into the country
people who come out of a country
demography
study of human populations and population trends
demographers
scientists in the field of demography
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Environmental Science for AP - Friedland and Relyea Chapter 7
Demography
demographers
emigration
crude birth rate (CBR)
the study of human populations and population trends
a scientist in the field of demography
the movement of people out of a country or region, to settle…
the number of births per year per 1,000 individuals per year
Demography
the study of human populations and population trends
demographers
a scientist in the field of demography
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AP Environmental Science Chapter 7 Vocabulary
weather
climate
currents
greenhouse gases
a local area's short-term temperature, precipitation, humidit…
an area's general pattern of atmospheric or weather condition…
mass movements of surface water caused by prevailing winds bl…
small amounts of certain gases that allow mostly visible ligh…
weather
a local area's short-term temperature, precipitation, humidit…
climate
an area's general pattern of atmospheric or weather condition…
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AP Environmental Science Chapter 7
Who was Thomas Malthus?
Who was Karl Marx?
How can technology increase the popula…
Environmental impact is determined by…
First person to argue that population increase is outrunning…
Argued that population growth results from poverty and resour…
It can increase the carrying capacity.
Population size, affluence, and technology.
Who was Thomas Malthus?
First person to argue that population increase is outrunning…
Who was Karl Marx?
Argued that population growth results from poverty and resour…
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AP Environmental Science Chapter 7
life expectancy and infant mortality
infant mortality rate
high, low
highly developed countries
these two factors have to do with level of development in a c…
statistic to measue how many children die before the age of one
low developed countries have a ---------- infant mortality ra…
good sanitation... few childhood diseases... men = 75 years... women =…
life expectancy and infant mortality
these two factors have to do with level of development in a c…
infant mortality rate
statistic to measue how many children die before the age of one
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Environmental Science for AP* Chapter 7
Demography
demographers
emigration
crude birth rate (CBR)
the study of human populations and population trends
a scientist in the field of demography
the movement of people out of a country or region, to settle…
the number of births per year per 1,000 individuals per year
Demography
the study of human populations and population trends
demographers
a scientist in the field of demography
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Environmental Science AP Chapter 7
demography
demographer
immigration
emigration
study of human populations and population trends; they look a…
a scientist in the field of demography
the movement of people into a country or region, from another…
the movement of people out of a country or region.
demography
study of human populations and population trends; they look a…
demographer
a scientist in the field of demography
45 terms
AP Environmental Science Chapter 7
life expectancy and infant mortality
infant mortality rate
high, low
highly developed countries
these two factors have to do with level of development in a c…
statistic to measue how many children die before the age of one
low developed countries have a ---------- infant mortality ra…
good sanitation... few childhood diseases... men = 75 years... women =…
life expectancy and infant mortality
these two factors have to do with level of development in a c…
infant mortality rate
statistic to measue how many children die before the age of one
AP Environmental Science Chapter 7
Demography
Demographers
Immigration
Emigration
The study of human populations and population trends.
A scientist in the field of demography.
The movement of people into a country or region, having come…
The movement of people out of a country or region, to settle…
Demography
The study of human populations and population trends.
Demographers
A scientist in the field of demography.
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AP Environmental Science Chapter 7
I = PAT formula
demography
crude birth rate
total fertility rate
a formula that says our environmental impacts (I) are the pro…
vital statistics about people: births, marriages, deaths, etc…
the number of births in a year divided by the midyear populat…
the number of children born to an average woman in a populati…
I = PAT formula
a formula that says our environmental impacts (I) are the pro…
demography
vital statistics about people: births, marriages, deaths, etc…
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AP Environmental Science Chapter 7-MB
life expectancy and infant mortality
infant mortality rate
high, low
highly developed countries
these two factors have to do with level of development in a c…
statistic to measue how many children die before the age of one
low developed countries have a ---------- infant mortality ra…
good sanitation... few childhood diseases... men = 75 years... women =…
life expectancy and infant mortality
these two factors have to do with level of development in a c…
infant mortality rate
statistic to measue how many children die before the age of one
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Environmental Science for AP Chapter 7
Demography
Demographers
Immigration
Emigration
The study of human populations and populations trends
Scientist that study demography
People coming into a country
People leaving the country
Demography
The study of human populations and populations trends
Demographers
Scientist that study demography
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AP Environmental Science- Chapter 7
total fertility rate
GDP (gross domestic product)
Doubling Time
Demography
an estimate of the average number of children that each woman…
the value of all products and services produced in a year in…
The amount of years it takes for a population to double. Divi…
The statistical study of populations
total fertility rate
an estimate of the average number of children that each woman…
GDP (gross domestic product)
the value of all products and services produced in a year in…
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AP Environmental Science Chapter 7
I=PAT
Demograpy
Crude Birth Rate
Total Fertility Rate
Environmental impacts= (population size)(times our affluence)…
Statistics about people- births, marriages, deaths, populatio…
Number of births in a year divided by the midyear population
Number of children born to an average woman in a population d…
I=PAT
Environmental impacts= (population size)(times our affluence)…
Demograpy
Statistics about people- births, marriages, deaths, populatio…
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AP Environmental Science Chapter 7: Environmental Policy
What is the problem with the Tijuana R…
Watershed
Policy
Public Policy
Pollution flows in from it's watershed and forces Mexican and…
All the land from which water drains into the river.
A formal set of general plans and principles intended to addr…
Policy made by governments, including those at the local, sta…
What is the problem with the Tijuana R…
Pollution flows in from it's watershed and forces Mexican and…
Watershed
All the land from which water drains into the river.
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Ap environmental science Chapter 7
Climate
Weather
Ocean currents
Biomes
General pattern of atmospheric conditions in a given area of…
A set of physical conditions of the lower atmosphere(temperat…
Mass movements of surface water driven by winds blowing over…
Large trust your regions each characterized by a certain type…
Climate
General pattern of atmospheric conditions in a given area of…
Weather
A set of physical conditions of the lower atmosphere(temperat…
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AP Environmental Science Chapter 7
Biome
Climate
Desert
Forest
Terrestrial regions inhabited by certain types of life, espec…
Physical properties of the troposphere of an area based on it…
Biome in which evaporation exceeds precipitation and the aver…
Biome with enough average annual precipitation to support the…
Biome
Terrestrial regions inhabited by certain types of life, espec…
Climate
Physical properties of the troposphere of an area based on it…
Environmental Science for AP* Chapter 7
Demography
demographers
Immigration
emigration
the study of human populations and population trends
a scientist in the field of demography
the movement of people into a country or region, having come…
the movement of people out of a country or region, to settle…
Demography
the study of human populations and population trends
demographers
a scientist in the field of demography
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AP Environmental Science Chapter 7
Demography
Demographer
Immigration
Emigration
the study of human populations and population trends.
a scientist in the field of demography.
the movement of people into a country or region, from another…
the movement of people out of a country or region.
Demography
the study of human populations and population trends.
Demographer
a scientist in the field of demography.
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AP Environmental Science Chapter 7 Vocabulary
Demography
Demographer
Immigration
Emigration
The study of human populations and population trends
A scientist in the field of demography
The movement of people into a country or region, from another…
The movement of people out of a country or region
Demography
The study of human populations and population trends
Demographer
A scientist in the field of demography
AP Environmental Science Chapter 7 Vocabulary
China's One Child Policy
Pre-Industrial Phase
Transitional Phase
Industrial Phase
China used to mandate all people (who couldn't afford extra t…
Country experiences slow growth or no growth.
Rapid population and economic growth rush.
Population stabilization sets in.
China's One Child Policy
China used to mandate all people (who couldn't afford extra t…
Pre-Industrial Phase
Country experiences slow growth or no growth.
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AP Environmental Science Chapter 7 Vocabulary Terms
Demography
Developed countries
Population momentum
Demographers
the study of statistics such as births, deaths, income, or th…
A developed country, industrialized country, or "more economi…
Population momentum refers to population growth at the nation…
The study of the characteristics of human populations, such a…
Demography
the study of statistics such as births, deaths, income, or th…
Developed countries
A developed country, industrialized country, or "more economi…
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AP Environmental Science - Chapter 7 Vocabulary
Developing Country
Demographer
Emigration
Immigration
A country with relatively low levels of industrialization and…
A scientist in the field of demography.
The movement of people out of a country or region, to settle…
The movement of people into a country or region, having come…
Developing Country
A country with relatively low levels of industrialization and…
Demographer
A scientist in the field of demography.
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AP Environmental Science Chapter 7
Cap-and-trade
Command and Control
Convention
Conventional Law
A permit-trading system in which government determines an acc…
An approach to protecting the environment that sets strict le…
A treaty or binding agreement among national governments
International law that arises from conventions, or treaties,…
Cap-and-trade
A permit-trading system in which government determines an acc…
Command and Control
An approach to protecting the environment that sets strict le…
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AP Environmental Science - Chapter 7 Vocab
Thomas Malthus
Demography
Migration
Immigration
The man who predicted that as population increased exponentia…
The study of population sizes
When one species moves from one place to another
When organisms come into a population, or when people move fr…
Thomas Malthus
The man who predicted that as population increased exponentia…
Demography
The study of population sizes
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AP Environmental Science Chapter 7
Demography
Demographers
Immigration
Emigration
The study of human population and population trends.
A scientist in the field of demography.
The movement of people into a country or region, having come…
The movement of people out of a country or region, to settle…
Demography
The study of human population and population trends.
Demographers
A scientist in the field of demography.
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AP Environmental Science Chapter 7
biological diversity
biological evolution
gene
mutation
used broadly to define the variety of life on earth in three…
the change in inherited characteristics tracing down generati…
a combination of the four nitrogenous bases (A, T, C, G) coll…
a change within the genetic composition of an organism result…
biological diversity
used broadly to define the variety of life on earth in three…
biological evolution
the change in inherited characteristics tracing down generati…
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AP Environmental Science Chapter 7 (Climates and Biomes)
Climate
Layers of Atmosphere
Troposphere
Stratosphere
Average weather that occurs in a region over a long period.
Most of the N2, O2 and H2O vapor is here. Densest Layer of At…
Less dense. Ozone is formed here. Blocks UV radiation
Climate
Average weather that occurs in a region over a long period.
Layers of Atmosphere
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AP Environmental Science Chapter 7
Controversy concerning human carrying…
Cultural carrying capacity
Demography
Crude birth rate
Environmental scientists have differing opinions on Earth's c…
Carrying capacity of a species that the human population will…
The study of human populations and population trend
The number of births per 1,000 individuals per year
Controversy concerning human carrying…
Environmental scientists have differing opinions on Earth's c…
Cultural carrying capacity
Carrying capacity of a species that the human population will…
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AP Environmental Science-Chapter 7
What causes wind?
What are the two most important factor…
What is the difference between climate…
What factors affect global air circula…
the movement of air from high to low pressure
Heat and precipitation
Climate is established conditions while weather is day to day.
Uneven heating of the Earth's surface by the sun, Rotation of…
What causes wind?
the movement of air from high to low pressure
What are the two most important factor…
Heat and precipitation
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AP Environmental Science Chapter 7: Climate and Biodiversity
climate
tropical, polar, and temeperate
tropical
polar
the average atmospheric or weather conditions/patterns in a g…
What are the three major types of climate?
areas near the equator, receiving the most intense sunlight.
areas near the earth's poles, receiving the least intense sun…
climate
the average atmospheric or weather conditions/patterns in a g…
tropical, polar, and temeperate
What are the three major types of climate?
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AP Environmental Science Chapter 7 The Human Population
malthus
demography
demographers
crude birth rate
first proponent of notion that humans would exceed earth's ca…
study of human populations and population trends
scientist in the field of demography
number of births per 1,000 individuals per year
malthus
first proponent of notion that humans would exceed earth's ca…
demography
study of human populations and population trends
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AP Environmental Science - Chapter 7
I=PAT
Demography
Crude Birth Rate
Total Fertility Rate
A formula that says our environmental impacts (I) are the pro…
Vital statistics about people: births, marriages, deaths, etc…
The number of births in a year divided by the midyear populat…
The number of children born to an average woman in a populati…
I=PAT
A formula that says our environmental impacts (I) are the pro…
Demography
Vital statistics about people: births, marriages, deaths, etc…
30 terms
AP Environmental Science Chapter 7
Cap-and-trade
Command and Control
Convention
Conventional Law
A permit-trading system in which government determines an acc…
An approach to protecting the environment that sets strict le…
A treaty or binding agreement among national governments
International law that arises from conventions, or treaties,…
Cap-and-trade
A permit-trading system in which government determines an acc…
Command and Control
An approach to protecting the environment that sets strict le…
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AP Environmental Science: Chapter 7
Weather
Climate
Ocean currents
Greenhouse gases
Weather is a set of physical conditions of the lower atmosphe…
The general pattern of atmospheric conditions in a given area…
Mass movements of surface water driven by winds blowing over…
Gases in the earth's lower atmosphere (troposphere) that caus…
Weather
Weather is a set of physical conditions of the lower atmosphe…
Climate
The general pattern of atmospheric conditions in a given area…
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AP Environmental Science Chapter 7
Demography
Demographers
Immigration
Emigration
The study of human populations and population trends.
A scientist in the field of demography.
The movement of people into a country or region, having come…
The movement of people out of a country or region, to settle…
Demography
The study of human populations and population trends.
Demographers
A scientist in the field of demography.
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BH- AP Environmental Science Chapter 7 Notes and Vocabulary
Demography
Demographers
Immigration
Emigration
The study of human populations and population trends.
A scientist in the field of demography.
The movement of people into a country or region, to settle in…
The movement of people out of a country or region, to settle…
Demography
The study of human populations and population trends.
Demographers
A scientist in the field of demography.
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AP Environmental Science, Chapter 7
biological diversity
biological evolution
ecological niche
gene
used loosely to mean the variety of life on earth, that scien…
the change in inherited characteristics of a population from…
" profession" - what it does to make a living. the term is al…
a single unit of genetic information comprised of a complex s…
biological diversity
used loosely to mean the variety of life on earth, that scien…
biological evolution
the change in inherited characteristics of a population from…
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AP Environmental Science Chapter 7
hydraulic fracturing
shale gas
policy
public policy
A process to extract shale gas, in which a drill is sent deep…
Natural gas trapped deep underground in tiny bubbles disperse…
A rule or guideline that directs individual, organizational,…
Policy made by governments, including those at the local, sta…
hydraulic fracturing
A process to extract shale gas, in which a drill is sent deep…
shale gas
Natural gas trapped deep underground in tiny bubbles disperse…
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AP Environmental Science Chapter 7
Weather
Climate
Ocean Currents
Three major factors affecting the circ…
a set of physical conditions of the lower atmosphere, includi…
general pattern of atmospheric conditions in a given area ove…
mass movements of surface water driven by winds blowing over…
1. Uneven heating of the earth's surface by the sun- air heat…
Weather
a set of physical conditions of the lower atmosphere, includi…
Climate
general pattern of atmospheric conditions in a given area ove…
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