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AP Human Geo Unit 1
cultural ecology
possiblism
geographic concepts
relocation diffusion
is the study of human adaptations to social and physical envi…
the choices a society makes depending on what members need an…
include place, relative location, mental map, perceptual regi…
involves the actual movement of individuals who have already…
cultural ecology
is the study of human adaptations to social and physical envi…
possiblism
the choices a society makes depending on what members need an…
27 terms
Unit 1 (AP Human Geography)
Remote Sensing
GPS (Global Positioning System)
GIS (Geographic Information System)
Absolute Location
Pictures taken above Earths crust
Precise location... Navigation primary purpose... Surveillance... U…
Super-accurate maps with different layers... Used to study relat…
latitude/longitude... Benefits of GPS (Global Positioning Syste…
Remote Sensing
Pictures taken above Earths crust
GPS (Global Positioning System)
Precise location... Navigation primary purpose... Surveillance... U…
87 terms
Barron's AP Human Geography - Unit 1
Absolute distance
Absolute location
Accessibility
Aggregation
A distance that can be measured with a standard unit of lengt…
The exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
The relative ease with which a destination may be reached fro…
the level at which you group things together for examination…
Absolute distance
A distance that can be measured with a standard unit of lengt…
Absolute location
The exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
40 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 1 Review
Latitude
Longitude
GPS
GIS
The numbering system used to indicate the location of paralle…
The numbering system used to indicate the location of meridia…
A system that determines the precise position of something on…
A computer system that stores, organizes, analyzes, and displ…
Latitude
The numbering system used to indicate the location of paralle…
Longitude
The numbering system used to indicate the location of meridia…
10 terms
Types Of Maps: Unit 1 AP Human Geography
Mercator
Azimuthal
Robinson
Peters
Straight meridians and parallels that intersect at right angl…
Directions from a central point are preserved; usually these…
Distorts shape, area, scale, and distance in an attempt to ba…
Equal area cylindrical, areas of equal size on the globe are…
Mercator
Straight meridians and parallels that intersect at right angl…
Azimuthal
Directions from a central point are preserved; usually these…
92 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 1
Two types of location
absolute location
relative location
2 characteristics for place
absolute & relative
specific place, uses grids, longitude & latitude
directional words & using distance
physical & human
Two types of location
absolute & relative
absolute location
specific place, uses grids, longitude & latitude
17 terms
Unit 1 (AP Human Geography)
Remote Sensing
GPS (Global Positioning System)
GIS (Geographic Information System)
Absolute Location
Pictures taken above Earths crust
Precise location... Navigation primary purpose... Surveillance... U…
Super-accurate maps with different layers... Used to study relat…
latitude/longitude... Benefits of GPS (Global Positioning Syste…
Remote Sensing
Pictures taken above Earths crust
GPS (Global Positioning System)
Precise location... Navigation primary purpose... Surveillance... U…
12 terms
Types Of Maps: Unit 1 AP Human Geography
Mercator
Azimuthal
Robinson
Peters
Straight meridians and parallels that intersect at right angl…
Directions from a central point are preserved; usually these…
Distorts shape, area, scale, and distance in an attempt to ba…
Equal area cylindrical, areas of equal size on the globe are…
Mercator
Straight meridians and parallels that intersect at right angl…
Azimuthal
Directions from a central point are preserved; usually these…
25 terms
AP Human Unit 1
Human Geography
Globalization
Traditionalism
Cartogram
multiple interactions and relationships between a culture and…
The tendency of businesses, technology, or philosophies to sp…
following long term practices and opposing many modern techno…
A map that has been simplified to present a single idea in a…
Human Geography
multiple interactions and relationships between a culture and…
Globalization
The tendency of businesses, technology, or philosophies to sp…
44 terms
AP Human Geography-Unit 1
cartography
contagious diffusion
cultural ecology
culture
the science of making maps
The rapid, widespread diffusion of a feature or trend through…
Geographic approach that emphasizes human-environment relatio…
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
cartography
the science of making maps
contagious diffusion
The rapid, widespread diffusion of a feature or trend through…
AP Human Unit 1
density
diffusion
relocation diffusion
expansion diffusion
the frequency which something exists in a given area
how cultural spreads
the diffusion if ideas, innovations, behaviors, and so on fro…
the spread of ideas, innovations, fashion, or other phenomena…
density
the frequency which something exists in a given area
diffusion
how cultural spreads
40 terms
AP Human Geo Unit 1
Sequent Occupance
Cultural Landscape
Arithmetic Population Density
Physiologic Population Density
The notion that successive societies leave their cultural imp…
The visible imprint of human activity and culture on the land…
The population of a country or region expressed as an average…
The number of people per unit area of arable (farmable) land.
Sequent Occupance
The notion that successive societies leave their cultural imp…
Cultural Landscape
The visible imprint of human activity and culture on the land…
39 terms
AP Human Unit 1
Mercator Map
Robinson Map
relative size, direction, shape, and d…
Aristotle, 350 BC
square shaped map; accurate direction and shape
map with curved latitudes and longitudes; shows accurate area
Four Problems of Projection
demonstrated that the Earth is sphereical
Mercator Map
square shaped map; accurate direction and shape
Robinson Map
map with curved latitudes and longitudes; shows accurate area
28 terms
AP HUMAN UNIT 1
Site
Situation
Cultural Landscape
Sequent Occupance
Absolute Location
Relative Location
Unique combinations of social, cultural, and physical charact…
Idea that societies leave a cultural imprint
Site
Absolute Location
Situation
Relative Location
45 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 1
Absolute Location
Cartography
Circular Pattern
Cultural Landscapes
exact location of a place on the earth described by global co…
the art and science of map-making.
objects that circle another object; also known as centralized…
products of interactions between humans and their environments.
Absolute Location
exact location of a place on the earth described by global co…
Cartography
the art and science of map-making.
78 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 1
Anthropogenic
Cartography
Cultural Ecology
Cultural Landscape
Human-induced changes on the natural environment.
Theory and practice of making visual representations of the e…
The study of the interactions between societies and the natur…
The human-modified natural landscape specifically containing…
Anthropogenic
Human-induced changes on the natural environment.
Cartography
Theory and practice of making visual representations of the e…
26 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 1
Place
Region
Physical Geography
Human Geography
A specific geographic setting with distinctive physical, soci…
A territory that encompasses many places all or most of which…
Deals with Earth's natural processes and their outcomes inclu…
Deals with the spatial organization of human activities and w…
Place
A specific geographic setting with distinctive physical, soci…
Region
A territory that encompasses many places all or most of which…
44 terms
AP Human Unit 1
space time compression
resource
acculturation
possibilism
describes the reduction in the time it takes for something to…
substance in the environment that's useful to people, economi…
process of changes in culture that result from the meeting of…
belief that the physical environment may limit some human act…
space time compression
describes the reduction in the time it takes for something to…
resource
substance in the environment that's useful to people, economi…
72 terms
AP Human: Unit 1
modern geography
globalization
local diversity
human geography
where things are and why they're there
set of processes that increase interactions w/o regards to co…
traditional ideas despite globalizations, aka folk culture... ex…
where and why human activities are located where they are... ex:…
modern geography
where things are and why they're there
globalization
set of processes that increase interactions w/o regards to co…
35 terms
AP Human Geography-Unit 1
cartography
contagious diffusion
culture
density
the science of making maps
The rapid, widespread diffusion of a feature or trend through…
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
The amount of a particular feature within a given area.
cartography
the science of making maps
contagious diffusion
The rapid, widespread diffusion of a feature or trend through…
39 terms
AP Human Geography-Unit 1
cartography
contagious diffusion
cultural ecology
culture
the science of making maps
The rapid, widespread diffusion of a feature or trend through…
Geographic approach that emphasizes human-environment relatio…
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
cartography
the science of making maps
contagious diffusion
The rapid, widespread diffusion of a feature or trend through…
35 terms
AP Human Geography-Unit 1
cartography
contagious diffusion
culture
density
the science of making maps
The rapid, widespread diffusion of a feature or trend through…
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
The amount of a particular feature within a given area.
cartography
the science of making maps
contagious diffusion
The rapid, widespread diffusion of a feature or trend through…
92 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 1
Two types of location
absolute location
relative location
2 characteristics for place
absolute & relative
specific place, uses grids, longitude & latitude
directional words & using distance
physical & human
Two types of location
absolute & relative
absolute location
specific place, uses grids, longitude & latitude
44 terms
AP Human Unit 1
density
concentration
pattern
diffusion
the frequency which something exists in a given area
spread of something over a given area
geometric or regular arrangement of something
spread of a feature or trend from one place to another over a…
density
the frequency which something exists in a given area
concentration
spread of something over a given area
25 terms
AP Human Geography - Unit 1
First to write 'geography'?
Cartography
Map
Navigating is an example of using maps…
Eratosthenes
Map making
Two-dimensional model of the Earth
Reference tool
First to write 'geography'?
Eratosthenes
Cartography
Map making
58 terms
AP-Human Geography Unit 1- Geography: Nature and Perspectives
Absolute location
Built Landscape
Cartogram
Census
The position or place of a certain item on the surface of the…
An environment defined by features and patterns of human inte…
A set of data, usually statistical, diagrammatically projecte…
A periodic and official count of a country's population
Absolute location
The position or place of a certain item on the surface of the…
Built Landscape
An environment defined by features and patterns of human inte…
75 terms
AP Human Unit 1
dog tails
Date
Orientation
Grid
What does every good map need? (Its an acronym)
What does D stand for?
What does O stand for?
What does G stand for?
dog tails
What does every good map need? (Its an acronym)
Date
What does D stand for?
40 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 1 Review
Latitude
Longitude
GPS
GIS
The numbering system used to indicate the location of paralle…
The numbering system used to indicate the location of meridia…
A system that determines the precise position of something on…
A computer system that stores, organizes, analyzes, and displ…
Latitude
The numbering system used to indicate the location of paralle…
Longitude
The numbering system used to indicate the location of meridia…
105 terms
AP HUMAN UNIT 1
The study of where something is.
-Human Geo.... -Physical Geo.
The idea that every single cultural tr…
NO
What is geography?
What are the two main branches of geography?
What is environmental determinism?
Are there environmental determinists now?
The study of where something is.
What is geography?
-Human Geo.... -Physical Geo.
What are the two main branches of geography?
33 terms
AP Human Geo Unit 1
Anthropogenic
Anthropocentric
Sequent Occupance
Cultural Landscape
Caused or produced by humans
viewing and interpreting everything in terms of human experie…
notion that successful societies leave their cultural imprint…
a geographic area the includes cultural resources and natural…
Anthropogenic
Caused or produced by humans
Anthropocentric
viewing and interpreting everything in terms of human experie…
35 terms
AP Human Unit 1
globalization
spatial distribution
movement
perceptual region
The trend toward increased cultural and economic connectednes…
physical location of geographic phenomena across space
the spread of people, goods, or ideas
a region defined by popular feelings and images rather than b…
globalization
The trend toward increased cultural and economic connectednes…
spatial distribution
physical location of geographic phenomena across space
58 terms
AP-Human Geography Unit 1- Geography: Nature and Perspectives
Absolute location
Built Landscape
Cartogram
Census
The position or place of a certain item on the surface of the…
An environment defined by features and patterns of human inte…
A set of data, usually statistical, diagrammatically projecte…
A periodic and official count of a country's population
Absolute location
The position or place of a certain item on the surface of the…
Built Landscape
An environment defined by features and patterns of human inte…
32 terms
Ap Human Unit 1
geography
map
cartography
eratoshenes
The study of the physical features of the earth
a 2D model of the earth or a portion of its surface
science or art of making maps
The first to accurately measure the size of the Earth.
geography
The study of the physical features of the earth
map
a 2D model of the earth or a portion of its surface
66 terms
AP Human Geo Unit 1
What is Geography?
Map
Erathosthenes
Ptolemy
the study of relationships on earth's surface
A two dimensional or flat-scale model of the earth's surface…
(276-194 B.C.) ... *head librarian in Alexandria, Egypt... * first…
(around 100 AD) ... * wrote 8 volume guide "guide to geography"…
What is Geography?
the study of relationships on earth's surface
Map
A two dimensional or flat-scale model of the earth's surface…
70 terms
AP Human Unit 1 vocabulary
Globalization
Human Geography
Physical Geography
Epidemic
the sharing of ideas, technology, and processes in a world wi…
The study of how people make places and how humans affect the…
the study of natural features and processes on Earth
a REGIONAL outbreak of a disease
Globalization
the sharing of ideas, technology, and processes in a world wi…
Human Geography
The study of how people make places and how humans affect the…
66 terms
AP Human Unit 1 Vocab
physical geography
human geography
spacial perspective
environmental determinism
physical features such as mountains and rivers
human interaction with the environment
the why of the where
environment dictates culture
physical geography
physical features such as mountains and rivers
human geography
human interaction with the environment
41 terms
AP Human Geography-Unit 1
cartography
contagious diffusion
cultural ecology
culture
the science of making maps
The rapid, widespread diffusion of a feature or trend through…
Geographic approach that emphasizes human-environment relatio…
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
cartography
the science of making maps
contagious diffusion
The rapid, widespread diffusion of a feature or trend through…
36 terms
AP Human Unit 1
Spatial perspective ( distribution)
Remote sensing
GPS
GIS
An intellectual framework that looks at the particular locati…
The obtaining of data about Earth's surface from a satellite…
The system that accurately determines the precise position of…
A computer system that captures, stores, queries, analyses, a…
Spatial perspective ( distribution)
An intellectual framework that looks at the particular locati…
Remote sensing
The obtaining of data about Earth's surface from a satellite…
40 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 1 Review
Latitude
Longitude
GPS
GIS
The numbering system used to indicate the location of paralle…
The numbering system used to indicate the location of meridia…
A system that determines the precise position of something on…
A computer system that stores, organizes, analyzes, and displ…
Latitude
The numbering system used to indicate the location of paralle…
Longitude
The numbering system used to indicate the location of meridia…
36 terms
AP human Unit 1
Spatial Perspective (distribution)
Remote Sensing
GPS
GIS
In geography, spatial distribution refers to how resources, a…
the scanning of the earth by satellite or high-flying aircraf…
Global Positioning System, an accurate worldwide navigational…
(Computer Science) geographic(al) information system: a syste…
Spatial Perspective (distribution)
In geography, spatial distribution refers to how resources, a…
Remote Sensing
the scanning of the earth by satellite or high-flying aircraf…
44 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 1 Vocab
Base Line
Cartography
Concentration
Contagious Diffusion
An east-west line designated under the Land Ordinance of 1785…
The science of making maps.
The extent of a feature's spread over space.
Rapid, widespread diffusion of a characteristic throughout th…
Base Line
An east-west line designated under the Land Ordinance of 1785…
Cartography
The science of making maps.
116 terms
AP Human Geo. Unit 1 Review
Absolute location is
Relative location is
Latitude
Longitude
a precise mathematical location on the global grid that stays…
the location of a place relative to its surroundings; can cha…
parallel to the equator; horizontal; measures north and south…
parallel to the prime meridian; runs through Greenwich, Engla…
Absolute location is
a precise mathematical location on the global grid that stays…
Relative location is
the location of a place relative to its surroundings; can cha…
85 terms
AP Human unit 1 vocab
Relocation diffusion
Environmental determinism
Stimulus diffusion
Expansion diffusion
The actual movement of individuals who have alread adopted th…
Term that states that human behavior is strongly affected or…
Not all ideas can be readily and directly adopted by a popula…
An idea that develops in a hearth and remains strong while sp…
Relocation diffusion
The actual movement of individuals who have alread adopted th…
Environmental determinism
Term that states that human behavior is strongly affected or…
31 terms
AP Human Unit 1
Cartogram
Cultural Ecology
Cultural Landscape
Diffusion
A map in which some thematic mapping variable is substituted…
A geographic approach that emphasizes human-environment relat…
A combination of cultural features such as language and relig…
The process by which a features spreads from one place to ano…
Cartogram
A map in which some thematic mapping variable is substituted…
Cultural Ecology
A geographic approach that emphasizes human-environment relat…
69 terms
AP Human Unit 1
absolute location
circular pattern
location
space
exact location of a place on a mathematical grid of the earth…
centralized object that circles another object
the position of something on the earth's surface
the physical gap or distance between two objects
absolute location
exact location of a place on a mathematical grid of the earth…
circular pattern
centralized object that circles another object
105 terms
AP Human Unit 1 Vocab
Globalization
Map
Scale
Cartography
the process of interaction and integration among people in th…
a 2D or flat scale representation of Earth's surface or a por…
the relationship between the size of an object on a map and t…
the practice of drawing maps; mapmaking
Globalization
the process of interaction and integration among people in th…
Map
a 2D or flat scale representation of Earth's surface or a por…
58 terms
AP Human Geography Vocabulary Unit 1
Absolute Location
Cartography
Circular Pattern (centralized pattern)
Contour Map
exact location of a place on the earth described by meridians…
the art and science of map-making.
objects that form a circle.
designed to reveal the nature of local topography.
Absolute Location
exact location of a place on the earth described by meridians…
Cartography
the art and science of map-making.
39 terms
AP Human Geography-Unit 1
cartography
contagious diffusion
cultural ecology
culture
the science of making maps
The rapid, widespread diffusion of a feature or trend through…
Geographic approach that emphasizes human-environment relatio…
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
cartography
the science of making maps
contagious diffusion
The rapid, widespread diffusion of a feature or trend through…
38 terms
AP Human Unit 1
Anthropogenic
Azimuthal projection
Carl Sauer
Cartograms
relating to or resulting from the influence of human beings o…
a map projection of the surface of the earth so centered at a…
Influential cultural geographer from the 20th century
a map in which some thematic mapping variable-such as travel…
Anthropogenic
relating to or resulting from the influence of human beings o…
Azimuthal projection
a map projection of the surface of the earth so centered at a…
19 terms
AP Human Geography-Unit 1
cartography
contagious diffusion
cultural ecology
culture
the science of making maps
The rapid, widespread diffusion of a feature or trend through…
Geographic approach that emphasizes human-environment relatio…
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
cartography
the science of making maps
contagious diffusion
The rapid, widespread diffusion of a feature or trend through…
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