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ap human geo language
lingua franca
dialect
isogloss
pidgin language
a language used as a common tongue among people who speak div…
a form of language that is unique in sound, speed, syntax, an…
the boundary of a dialect
a mixture of languages
lingua franca
a language used as a common tongue among people who speak div…
dialect
a form of language that is unique in sound, speed, syntax, an…
43 terms
Ap human geography 2nd quarter review
English dominance in North America
Dialect
Sino Tibetan countries
Belgian language issues
Colonialzation
A regional variety of a language distinguished by vocab, spel…
Peoples republic of China southeast asia
Southern Belgium speaks French while northern Belgium speaks…
English dominance in North America
Colonialzation
Dialect
A regional variety of a language distinguished by vocab, spel…
33 terms
APHG Chapter 7 Vocabulary
Accent
Language
Dialect
Cuneiform
A way a language sounds or is pronounced in a particular loca…
A system of communication using sounds, gestures, marks, and…
Variations of sounds and vocabulary in a language among diffe…
Ancient Mesopotamian form of writing made by pressing a reed…
Accent
A way a language sounds or is pronounced in a particular loca…
Language
A system of communication using sounds, gestures, marks, and…
138 terms
Human Geography ch. 6 and 7
Language
Phonemes
Pictographic writing
Rosetta Stone
a system of communicating that involves sounds, gestures, mar…
The English Language had between 40 to 50 unique _____, or so…
a tiny picture, or representation, of the objects it was repr…
carved in 196 BC, in the delta region of the Nile River, has…
Language
a system of communicating that involves sounds, gestures, mar…
Phonemes
The English Language had between 40 to 50 unique _____, or so…
33 terms
Cultural Geography 3A
The modern notion of culture
Cultural geography
Ecumene
Macrocultural regions
...
The subfield of human geography that looks at how cultures va…
The proportion of the earth inhabited by humans
...
The modern notion of culture
...
Cultural geography
The subfield of human geography that looks at how cultures va…
23 terms
AP Human U5
a literary tradition is
a form of a language spoken in a local…
a group of languages that share a comm…
a group of languages that share a comm…
the weitten form of a language
dialect
language branch
language family
a literary tradition is
the weitten form of a language
a form of a language spoken in a local…
dialect
42 terms
unit 3 hug test
language
values, artifacts
language, religion, ethnicity
u.s.
verbal communication which relies n the shared understanding…
what two things define culture
what three things create cultural values
what country has the lowest bilingualism rate
language
verbal communication which relies n the shared understanding…
values, artifacts
what two things define culture
26 terms
human geography
syllabic Language
Ideographic languages:
human languages
Proto-Language
symbols (e.g. "letters") represent sounds
symbols (e.g. "ideographs") represent an idea or a thing:
recombinant (words/symbols can be taken out of order in a sen…
an ancestral language from which several language families or…
syllabic Language
symbols (e.g. "letters") represent sounds
Ideographic languages:
symbols (e.g. "ideographs") represent an idea or a thing:
21 terms
AP units 5-6 (lang and rel)
Language branch
blend of master and native language
Pakistan
sino Tibetan and Indo-European
A group of languages that share a common origin but have sinc…
A creolized language is what?
Urdu is the most important language of witch middle eastern l…
the two largest language families in the world are which?
Language branch
A group of languages that share a common origin but have sinc…
blend of master and native language
A creolized language is what?
30 terms
human geo unit 3
ethnicity
hispanic latina
asian american population
culture
identifying with a group of people who share the same cultura…
clustered in the southwest
clustered n the west
traits, beliefs and social reforms and traditions of a group
ethnicity
identifying with a group of people who share the same cultura…
hispanic latina
clustered in the southwest
62 terms
World geo
Acculturation
Animism
Artifact
Buddhism
The adoption of cultural traits,such as language, by one grou…
Most prevalent in Africa and the Americas, doctrine in which…
Any item that represents a material aspect of culture
System of belief that seeks to explain ultimate realities for…
Acculturation
The adoption of cultural traits,such as language, by one grou…
Animism
Most prevalent in Africa and the Americas, doctrine in which…
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Chapter 6 Vocab.
Conquest Theory
Dialect
Dialect Examples (3)
Dialect Chain
Early speakers of Indo-European speakers spread westward on h…
variations of a language with distinct regional or ethnic lines
1) Indo-European... 2) Germanic... 3) English: Southern speakers, B…
the closer a dialect is, geographically, to another dialect (…
Conquest Theory
Early speakers of Indo-European speakers spread westward on h…
Dialect
variations of a language with distinct regional or ethnic lines
96 terms
AP hug Barron's chapter 3 (cultural geography)
Cultus meaning to care about
Cultural geography
Artifacts
Customs
The word culture derived from. What Latin word
What is the study of how cultures vary over space
The material aspects of culture or cold wet and include thing…
The practices followed by the people of a particular group ar…
Cultus meaning to care about
The word culture derived from. What Latin word
Cultural geography
What is the study of how cultures vary over space
Chapter 5 Quiz APHG
Lingua Franca
A group of languages that share common…
Basque is a good example of an
The Geography study of the distributio…
an official language in a region of the world different from…
Language Branch
isolated lanuage
the interplay between globalization and local diversity
Lingua Franca
an official language in a region of the world different from…
A group of languages that share common…
Language Branch
Human Geography Vocab #5
Language
Phonemes
Cuneiform
Pictographic Writing
Sounds, gestures, marks, and signs used to communicate. ... EXAM…
The sounds used in a spoken language.... EXAMPLES: ... ~Alphabet... ~C…
An ancient Mesopotamian language that uses wedges as an alpha…
A type of written speech where small pictures are used for wo…
Language
Sounds, gestures, marks, and signs used to communicate. ... EXAM…
Phonemes
The sounds used in a spoken language.... EXAMPLES: ... ~Alphabet... ~C…
APHG Semester 1 Exam
English dominance in North America (Ch…
Dialect (Ch.5)
European countries which speak Indo-Eu…
Sino Tibetan countries (Ch.5)
Colonization
A regional variety of a language distinguished by vocabulary,…
Portugal, Spain, France, Belgium, Netherlands, Germany, U.K.,…
China, Myanmar, Thailand, Laos, Bhutan, and Burma
English dominance in North America (Ch…
Colonization
Dialect (Ch.5)
A regional variety of a language distinguished by vocabulary,…
50 terms
ch 4, 5, and 6 terms
custom
habit
assimilation
who avoids pork
repetitive act of a group, performed to the extent that it be…
repetitive act that a particular individual performs
when migrants take on characteristics of the country that the…
muslims
custom
repetitive act of a group, performed to the extent that it be…
habit
repetitive act that a particular individual performs
50 terms
ch 4, 5, and 6 terms
custom
habit
assimilation
who avoids pork
repetitive act of a group, performed to the extent that it be…
repetitive act that a particular individual performs
when migrants take on characteristics of the country that the…
muslims
custom
repetitive act of a group, performed to the extent that it be…
habit
repetitive act that a particular individual performs
86 terms
finals for AP human geography
Folk culture
Popular culture
Material culture
Custom
Culture traditionally practiced by a small, homogenous rural…
Culture found in large, heterogeneous societies that share ce…
The physical objects produced by a culture in order to meet i…
The frequent repetition of an act to the extent that it becom…
Folk culture
Culture traditionally practiced by a small, homogenous rural…
Popular culture
Culture found in large, heterogeneous societies that share ce…
197 terms
Geography Finals
Indigenous
Patriarchal
Location
Place
(adj.) originating in the country or region where found, nati…
relating to a society in which men hold the greatest legal an…
Describes where something is ... Absolute location- place's exac…
Describes physical and human characteristics that make a loca…
Indigenous
(adj.) originating in the country or region where found, nati…
Patriarchal
relating to a society in which men hold the greatest legal an…
24 terms
Ap HUG - Chapter 5 KI 1-2
Language
Literary Tradition
Official Language
Language Family
A system of communication through the use of speech; a collec…
A language that is written as well as spoken
The language adopted for use by the government for the conduc…
A collection of languages related to each other through a com…
Language
A system of communication through the use of speech; a collec…
Literary Tradition
A language that is written as well as spoken
106 terms
CH5 AP Human Higgins
Compare language and literary tradition:
Why are super‐families depicted as roo…
What theory is being propagated by Que…
List two languages that use ideograms.
Language is through speech, while literary tradition is writt…
Because their existence is highly controversial and speculati…
All languages can be ultimately traced to Africa because that…
Mandarin Chinese and Japanese
Compare language and literary tradition:
Language is through speech, while literary tradition is writt…
Why are super‐families depicted as roo…
Because their existence is highly controversial and speculati…
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AP human unit 3 language
Afro-asiatic languages
Austronesian language
backward reconstruction
conquest theory
includes Arabic and hebrew as well as many other languages sp…
most of the people of the region speak this which is divided…
a technique used to track sound shifts back towards an origin…
one major theory of how proto indo European diffused into Eur…
Afro-asiatic languages
includes Arabic and hebrew as well as many other languages sp…
Austronesian language
most of the people of the region speak this which is divided…
85 terms
Human Geography Unit 3
Culture
Habit
Custom
Folk Culture
the body of material traits customary beliefs and social form…
a repetitive act that an individual performs
a repetitive act that a group performs
culture found in small homogeneous groups living in isolated…
Culture
the body of material traits customary beliefs and social form…
Habit
a repetitive act that an individual performs
50 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 3 Review
Folk cultures are spread primarily by
In contrast to rapid diffusion of popu…
In contrast to popular culture, folk c…
Folk songs are distinguished from popu…
relocation diffusion
through modern communication systems
from place to place at a given time
tell a story about daily activities
Folk cultures are spread primarily by
relocation diffusion
In contrast to rapid diffusion of popu…
through modern communication systems
36 terms
hap unit 4
language
isogloss
standard language
official languages
a set of sounds and symbols used for communication
a geographic boundary within which a particular linguistic fe…
one that is published widely, distributed and purposely taugh…
the language where official records are kept in and governmen…
language
a set of sounds and symbols used for communication
isogloss
a geographic boundary within which a particular linguistic fe…
40 terms
APHG Chapter Five Test Review
Literary Tradition
Dialect
language family
language branch
a system of written communication
a regional variation of a language distinguished by distincti…
a collection of languages related through a common ancestor t…
within a language family, a collection of languages related t…
Literary Tradition
a system of written communication
Dialect
a regional variation of a language distinguished by distincti…
GEO 114 Ch 5
In technically advanced societies ther…
Regional variations of a standard lang…
Early in 20th, a major effort was laun…
The lingua franca of East Africa:
Spoken and written
Dialects
Esperanto
swahili
In technically advanced societies ther…
Spoken and written
Regional variations of a standard lang…
Dialects
25 terms
AP Human Geography Ch.5 Questions
a literary tradition is
a form of a language spoken in a local…
a group fo languages that share a comm…
a group of languages that share a comm…
the written form of a language
dialect
language branch
language family
a literary tradition is
the written form of a language
a form of a language spoken in a local…
dialect
24 terms
AP Geography Midterm Study Guide (Page 5)
Habit
Custom
Taboo
Folk Culture
A repetitive act that an INDIVIDUAL person performs
A repetitive act that a GROUP performs.
A restriction that a certain group follows, such as a certain…
Folk culture is usually less popular than popular culture. Fo…
Habit
A repetitive act that an INDIVIDUAL person performs
Custom
A repetitive act that a GROUP performs.
111 terms
geography exam #2
language
language
commemorative topoym
descriptive topoym
what provides the single most common variable by which differ…
mutually agreed upon symbolic communication, spoken and written
a place that honors a famous person of important person
a place name that describes a physical feature or environment…
language
what provides the single most common variable by which differ…
language
mutually agreed upon symbolic communication, spoken and written
24 terms
Ap Human Geography Chapter 5 Key Issue 1-2
Language
Literary Tradition
Official Language
Language Family
A system of communication through the use of speech; a collec…
A language that is written as well as spoken
The language adopted for use by the government for the conduc…
A collection of languages related to each other through a com…
Language
A system of communication through the use of speech; a collec…
Literary Tradition
A language that is written as well as spoken
95 terms
Human Geography
culture
components of culture
Culture gives roles to the individuals…
2 ways culture can change
includes all of the features of a society's way of life. Lear…
language, religion, government, economics, food, clothing, ar…
relationships
innovations: people are thinking of new ways to do things. Us…
culture
includes all of the features of a society's way of life. Lear…
components of culture
language, religion, government, economics, food, clothing, ar…
AP Human Geography Ch.5 Questions
a literary tradition is
a form of a language spoken in a local…
a group fo languages that share a comm…
a group of languages that share a comm…
the written form of a language
dialect
language branch
language family
a literary tradition is
the written form of a language
a form of a language spoken in a local…
dialect
62 terms
Geog test 2
Language
literary tradition
Language families
language branch
a system of communication through speech, a collection of sou…
system of written communication
a collection of languages related through a common ancestral…
a collection of languages related through common ancestral la…
Language
a system of communication through speech, a collection of sou…
literary tradition
system of written communication
36 terms
Ethnicity notes test
An attempt to understand how ethnicity…
Some scientist have stated that it is…
Race is ___ identification with a grou…
Racism is (3)
Space
Insignificant
Self
1.belief in biological classification of people 2. Superiorit…
An attempt to understand how ethnicity…
Space
Some scientist have stated that it is…
Insignificant
48 terms
Human geo chapter 5
Not all languages have a system of wri…
Ideally, a nation's official language…
Three traits that best distinguish cul…
The contemporary distribution of langu…
literary tradition
British colonies designate English as an official language, e…
language, religion, and ethnicity
past migration patterns
Not all languages have a system of wri…
literary tradition
Ideally, a nation's official language…
British colonies designate English as an official language, e…
33 terms
Human Geography Chapter 7 Vocab
Language
Phonemes
Cuneiform
Pictographic Writing
Sounds, gestures, marks, and signs used to communicate. ... EXAM…
The sounds used in a spoken language.... EXAMPLES: ... ~Alphabet... ~C…
An ancient Mesopotamian language that uses wedges as an alpha…
A type of written speech where small pictures are used for wo…
Language
Sounds, gestures, marks, and signs used to communicate. ... EXAM…
Phonemes
The sounds used in a spoken language.... EXAMPLES: ... ~Alphabet... ~C…
29 terms
Human Geo unit 3 review
nationality?
english has achieved unprecdente accep…
what is the majority of a map of scott…
habit?
people tied to a place through legal status and tradition
its role as common language of a global economy and culture
protestants are the majority
a repetitive act by an individual
nationality?
people tied to a place through legal status and tradition
english has achieved unprecdente accep…
its role as common language of a global economy and culture
31 terms
VOCABULARY KEY TERMS
Congo river
Niger river
Nile river
Lake Tanganynika
second largest river in the world and world's deepest river l…
The Niger river is the principle river in Western Africa and…
The Nile river is a major water source for those who reside i…
one of the African great lakes and the basin countries are Bu…
Congo river
second largest river in the world and world's deepest river l…
Niger river
The Niger river is the principle river in Western Africa and…
29 terms
AP Human Geography Ch.5 Questions
A literary tradition is
A form of a language spoken in a local…
A group of languages that share a comm…
A group of languages that share a comm…
The written form of a language
Dialect
Language branch
Language family
A literary tradition is
The written form of a language
A form of a language spoken in a local…
Dialect
44 terms
APHG Chapter 6
What are four factors that shape the p…
What are 3 examples of the Indo Europe…
Where do people who speak Basque live…
Who were the Indo-Aryans?
Culture, Language, Identity, Religion
Hindi, Spanish, English
Northwestern Spain;believed to be the first language spoken
nomadic herding people, language originated around the Caspia…
What are four factors that shape the p…
Culture, Language, Identity, Religion
What are 3 examples of the Indo Europe…
Hindi, Spanish, English
31 terms
Alton's Africa Flash Cards :D
Congo River
Niger River
Nile River
Lake Tanganyika
Flows through the Democratic Republic Of The Congo
It is 2600 miles long it is the third longest river in Africa
Longest river in the world, shared by eleven countries
The lake is divided among four countries Tanzania, Democratic…
Congo River
Flows through the Democratic Republic Of The Congo
Niger River
It is 2600 miles long it is the third longest river in Africa
48 terms
Coach Finch Chapter 5 Test Human Geography
2) A literary tradition is
3) _________________________ is to Can…
4) A form of a language spoken in a lo…
6) English has achieved unprecedented…
The written form of a language.
French; Spanish
Dialect
Its role as the common language of a global economy and cultu…
2) A literary tradition is
The written form of a language.
3) _________________________ is to Can…
French; Spanish
43 terms
human geo exam2
Language Families
How are language families grouped?
What is the largest and most widesprea…
second largest language family?
a group of related languages derived from a common ancestral…
Vocabulary, grammar, syntax
Indo-European Language Family
The Sino-Tibetan language family ... Includes the Han Chinese (M…
Language Families
a group of related languages derived from a common ancestral…
How are language families grouped?
Vocabulary, grammar, syntax
39 terms
AP Geo Ch 6 Notes
ethnic geography
is biologically insignificant
self identity
racism
attempt to understand how ethnicity shapes and is shaped by s…
what do some scientists believe about race
race is ____ with a group sharing a biological ancestor
Believe in biological classification people, superiority beca…
ethnic geography
attempt to understand how ethnicity shapes and is shaped by s…
is biologically insignificant
what do some scientists believe about race
42 terms
Eminem's Guide to be the Real Slim Shady
A system of written communication is k…
Some countries that ___ designate Engl…
Three traits that best distinguish cul…
The contemporary distribution of langu…
Literary tradition
Were once British colonies
Language, religion, ethnicity
Past migration patterns
A system of written communication is k…
Literary tradition
Some countries that ___ designate Engl…
Were once British colonies
Peoples, Cultures, and Languages
East Africa
Negroid
south of the Sahara
extended family
Where did Homo habilis evolve into Homo sapiens, later spread…
What ethnic group accounts for 70 percent of the population?
Where do most Negroid peoples live?
For Negroid peoples, traditional social life revolves around…
East Africa
Where did Homo habilis evolve into Homo sapiens, later spread…
Negroid
What ethnic group accounts for 70 percent of the population?
55 terms
AP HUG Chapter 8 Test
The United States, France, The United…
Sovereignty
The Soviet Union broke up into many st…
North and South Korea, China and Taiwan
Which countries are members of the security council?
When a state has independence from control of its internal af…
In the 1990s, the United Nations membership increased mostly…
Which of the following examples would constitute an example o…
The United States, France, The United…
Which countries are members of the security council?
Sovereignty
When a state has independence from control of its internal af…
35 terms
Social Studies Africa
protectorate
assassination
clan
Operation Restore Hope
"A state that is controlled and protected by another."
"The action of assassinating people." This happened to many s…
A group of close nit families.
A UN operation to complete humanitarian operations in souther…
protectorate
"A state that is controlled and protected by another."
assassination
"The action of assassinating people." This happened to many s…
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