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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…
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
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…
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…
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
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…
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…
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
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…
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…
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
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…
59 terms
AP Human (unit 1)
(MRLIP) movement, region, location, hu…
why and where
makes maps
reference tool and communications tool
5 themes
what 2 questions do geographers ask
cartographer
2 purposes of a map
(MRLIP) movement, region, location, hu…
5 themes
why and where
what 2 questions do geographers ask
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…
AP Human Geography Unit 1
Built landscape
Sequent occupance
Cultural Landscape
Density
an area of land represented by its features and patterns of h…
The notion that successive societies leave their cultural imp…
A combination of cultural features such as language and relig…
the frequency with which something occurs in space (can be me…
Built landscape
an area of land represented by its features and patterns of h…
Sequent occupance
The notion that successive societies leave their cultural imp…
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
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…
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
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…
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.
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 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…
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…
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…
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…
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…
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?
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…
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
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…
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
62 terms
AP Human Unit 1: Literally Everything
cultural landscape
arithmetic density
physiological density
built landscape
a geographic area including both cultural and natural resourc…
(density) the total number of objects in an area
(density) the total number of objects in an area // measures…
an area of land represented by its features and patterns of h…
cultural landscape
a geographic area including both cultural and natural resourc…
arithmetic density
(density) the total number of objects in an area
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…
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?
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…
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…
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…
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…
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
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
AP Human Geography Unit 1
Two types of location
absolute location
relative location
PLACE: physical characteristics
absolute & relative
specific place, uses grids, longitude & latitude
directional words & using distance
land features, mountains, plains, climate, & bodies of water
Two types of location
absolute & relative
absolute location
specific place, uses grids, longitude & latitude
38 terms
AP Human Geography Review-Unit 1
cartography
contagious diffusion
cultural ecology
culture
the science of making maps
The widespread diffusion of a feature or trend person to pers…
Geographic approach that emphasizes human-environment relatio…
Beliefs, material objects and social forms of a group
cartography
the science of making maps
contagious diffusion
The widespread diffusion of a feature or trend person to pers…
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…
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…
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…
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…
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…
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
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…
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