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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…
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…
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…
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…
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…
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…
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…
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.
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…
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…
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…
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…
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
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
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…
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…
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…
54 terms
AP Human Geography - Unit 1
Human Geography
Herodotus
Eratosthesnes
Carl Sauer
Describes where people are located, what they are like, how t…
Father of history
Calculated Earth's circumfrence with 2% margin of error.
Father of geography
Human Geography
Describes where people are located, what they are like, how t…
Herodotus
Father of history
67 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 1
Toponym
Absolute Location
Relative Location
Site
A name given to a place on earth
A precise mathematical location
-Place name... -site ... -situation
Physical character of a place
Toponym
A name given to a place on earth
Absolute Location
A precise mathematical location
42 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 1
Human Geography
Physical Geography
Spatial Perspective
Five Themes of Geography
political, population, urban, social, economic, behavioral, a…
The spatial analysis of the structure, processes, and locatio…
Observing variations in geographic phenomena across space.
Location, human-environment, region, place, and movement.
Human Geography
political, population, urban, social, economic, behavioral, a…
Physical Geography
The spatial analysis of the structure, processes, and locatio…
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…
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…
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…
57 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.
73 terms
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…
75 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 1
Agricultural Density
Arithmetic Density
Base Line
Cartogram
Number of farmers per unit of usable land
The total number of people divided by the total land area
a line that is horizontal on a map created in 1785 to divide…
a map on which statistical information is shown by distorting…
Agricultural Density
Number of farmers per unit of usable land
Arithmetic Density
The total number of people divided by the total land area
46 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 1
Cartography
Circular Pattern
Cultural Landscapes
Daylight Savings Time
the science or practice of drawing maps.
objects that circle another object; also known as centralized…
products of interactions between humans and their environments
pushes the clock forward one hour in the spring in order to a…
Cartography
the science or practice of drawing maps.
Circular Pattern
objects that circle another object; also known as centralized…
73 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 1
geography
map
cartography
Eratosthenes
Study of where things are found on Earth's surface
two dimension or flat scale model of Earth's surface, or a po…
science of mapmaking
Greek scholar who invented the word "Geography" he made one o…
geography
Study of where things are found on Earth's surface
map
two dimension or flat scale model of Earth's surface, or a po…
62 terms
AP Human Geography unit1
Map
Cartography
Map Scale
Projection
a 2d or flat representation of eerths surface
the science of map makeing
the relationship between the size of an object on a map to re…
a system used to transfer locations from earth's surface to a…
Map
a 2d or flat representation of eerths surface
Cartography
the science of map makeing
85 terms
AP Human Geography: Unit 1
human geography
physical geography
environmental geography
location theory
spatial aspect of human activities
natural phenomenon
intersection of human and physical geography
a logical attempt to explain the locational pattern of an eco…
human geography
spatial aspect of human activities
physical geography
natural phenomenon
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…
31 terms
Unit 1 Ap Human Geography
site
situation
local, regional and global scale
centralized pattern
area of ground which a town, or building or monument is const…
the location of a place in relation to its surrounding area.…
referring to a problem on different scales.
clustered/concentrated at a certain place
site
area of ground which a town, or building or monument is const…
situation
the location of a place in relation to its surrounding area.…
40 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 1
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…
242 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 1
fieldwork
*human geography
*globalization
*physical geography
the study of geography by visiting places and observing the p…
the study of humans and their cultures, activities, and lands…
the expansion of economic, political, and cultural processes…
the spatial analysis of the structure, processes, and locatio…
fieldwork
the study of geography by visiting places and observing the p…
*human geography
the study of humans and their cultures, activities, and lands…
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.
67 terms
AP Human Geography-Unit 1
What is Human Geography?
Five themes of geography
Pattison's four traditions
Accessibility
The study of people and how their actions affect or is influe…
1. location... 2. place ... 3. region... 4. movement... 5. human-environm…
1. Spatial... 2. Area studies... 3. Man-land... 4. Earth-science
The opportunity for contact or interaction from a given point…
What is Human Geography?
The study of people and how their actions affect or is influe…
Five themes of geography
1. location... 2. place ... 3. region... 4. movement... 5. human-environm…
33 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 1
geography
map
cartography
eratosthenes
The study of the earth and its features and of the distributi…
A two-dimensional, or flat, representation of Earth's surface…
science or art of making maps
The head librarian at Alexandria during the third century B.C…
geography
The study of the earth and its features and of the distributi…
map
A two-dimensional, or flat, representation of Earth's surface…
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…
28 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 1
Absolute Location
Absolute Distance
Cartogram
Cartography
A point on the earth's surface expressed by a coordinate syst…
The distance that can be measured with a standard unit of len…
A presentation of statistical data in geographical distributi…
The science or practice of drawing maps.
Absolute Location
A point on the earth's surface expressed by a coordinate syst…
Absolute Distance
The distance that can be measured with a standard unit of len…
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.
57 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 1
Geography
Human Geography
Physical Geography
Environmental Geography
The study of place
The study of where and why human activities are located where…
The study of the features of the earth's surface
The interaction between people and their physical environment
Geography
The study of place
Human Geography
The study of where and why human activities are located where…
91 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
85 terms
Barron's AP Human Geography - Unit 1
Absolute distance
Absolute location
Accessibility
Anthropogenic
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…
Human-induced changes on the natural environment.
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…
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.
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…
29 terms
AP Human Geography -- Unit 1
Location
Place
Region
Human-Environmental
Theme of geography, includes absolute and relative types
Theme of geography, includes cultural and physical types
Theme of geography, can be formal, functional, perceptual/ver…
Theme of geography, possibilism vs environmental determinism
Location
Theme of geography, includes absolute and relative types
Place
Theme of geography, includes cultural and physical types
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