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AP Human Geography Chapter 13
acid percipitation
aquifer
biome
dead zones
contains a low ph often because of the pollution of the atmos…
An underground formation that contains groundwater
A group of ecosystems that have the same climate and similar…
An area of water where there is no oxygen left.
acid percipitation
contains a low ph often because of the pollution of the atmos…
aquifer
An underground formation that contains groundwater
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chapter 13-human geography of europe
City-states
Republic
Crusades
Renaissance
Different sections of land owned by the same country but rule…
A form of government in which citizens choose their leaders b…
series of wars fought by Christians from Europe
the rebirth of learning and culture
City-states
Different sections of land owned by the same country but rule…
Republic
A form of government in which citizens choose their leaders b…
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Human Geography AP Chapter 13 Vocabulary
annexation
bid-rent theory
core based statistical area (CBSA)
central business district (CBD)
legally adding land area to a city in the United States
the closer to the CBD, the higher the rent goes up; the farth…
in the United States, the combination of all metropolitan sta…
the downtown or nucleus of a city where retail stores, office…
annexation
legally adding land area to a city in the United States
bid-rent theory
the closer to the CBD, the higher the rent goes up; the farth…
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Human Geography - Chapter 13
city-state
republic
Crusades
Renaissance
autonomous political unit made up of a city and its surroundi…
government in which citizens elect people to represent them in
series of wars launched by European Christians in 1096 to cap…
time of renewed interest in learning and the arts that lasted…
city-state
autonomous political unit made up of a city and its surroundi…
republic
government in which citizens elect people to represent them in
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chapter 13-human geography of europe
City-states
Republic
Crusades
Renaissance
Different sections of land owned by the same country but rule…
A form of government in which citizens choose their leaders b…
series of wars fought by Christians from Europe
the rebirth of learning and culture... ps: birth in Italy .
City-states
Different sections of land owned by the same country but rule…
Republic
A form of government in which citizens choose their leaders b…
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Human Geography Chapter 13
agglomeration economies
binary rank size distributions
built environment
concentration of labor
different economic activities tend to locate next to each oth…
population of the top cities overwhelm the rest in terms of p…
human-made environmental elements, including buildings, monum…
large population of workers in close proximity to factories,…
agglomeration economies
different economic activities tend to locate next to each oth…
binary rank size distributions
population of the top cities overwhelm the rest in terms of p…
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Chapter 13 - AP Human Geography
Annexation
Census Tract
Central Business District (CBD)
City
Legally adding land area to a city in the United States.
An area delineated by the U.S. Bureau of the Census for which…
The area of a city where retail and office space activities a…
An urban settlement that has been legally incorporated into a…
Annexation
Legally adding land area to a city in the United States.
Census Tract
An area delineated by the U.S. Bureau of the Census for which…
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AP human geography vocabulary chapter 13
Urbanization
Metropolitan Statistical Area
Micropolitan Statistical Area
Megalopolis
The process in which an increasing percentage of people live…
In the U.S a central city of at least 50,000 population and t…
An urbanized area between 10,000 and 50,000, the country in w…
Adjacent, overlapping Metropolitan Statistical area
Urbanization
The process in which an increasing percentage of people live…
Metropolitan Statistical Area
In the U.S a central city of at least 50,000 population and t…
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AP Human Geography Rubenstein Chapter 13 vocab
Annexation
Census Tract
Central Business District (CBD)
City
Legally adding land area to a city in the United States.
An area delineated by the U.S. Bureau of the Census for which…
The area of a city where retail and office space activities a…
An urban settlement that has been legally incorporated into a…
Annexation
Legally adding land area to a city in the United States.
Census Tract
An area delineated by the U.S. Bureau of the Census for which…
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AP Human Geography Rubinstein Vocabulary Chapter 13
Annexation
Central business district
Central city
Census tract
process of legally adding land area to a city... EX: A city expa…
the downtown or nucleus of a city where retail stores, office…
the urban area that is not suburban; generally, the older or…
an area delineated by the U.S, Bureau of the Census for which…
Annexation
process of legally adding land area to a city... EX: A city expa…
Central business district
the downtown or nucleus of a city where retail stores, office…
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AP Human Geography Chapter 13 Vocabulary
Acid deposition
Acid precipitation
Active solar energy systems
Air pollution
Sulfur oxides and nitrogen oxides, emitted by burning fossil…
Conversion of sulfur oxides and nitrogen oxides to acids that…
Solar energy systems that collect energy through the use of p…
Concentration of trace substances, such as carbon monoxide, s…
Acid deposition
Sulfur oxides and nitrogen oxides, emitted by burning fossil…
Acid precipitation
Conversion of sulfur oxides and nitrogen oxides to acids that…
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Human Geography Chapter 13 Vocabulary
Annexation
Census Tract
Central Business District (CBD)
City
Legally adding land area to a city in the United States
An area delineated by the US Bureau of the Census for which s…
The area of a city where retail and office activities are clu…
An urban settlement that has been legally incorporated into a…
Annexation
Legally adding land area to a city in the United States
Census Tract
An area delineated by the US Bureau of the Census for which s…
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AP Human Geography Chapter 13 Key Terms
Annexation
Census tract
Concentric zone model
Council of government
Legally adding land area to a city in the United States.
An area delineated by the U.S. bureau of the Census for which…
A model of the internal structure of cities in which social g…
A cooperative agency consisting of representatives of local g…
Annexation
Legally adding land area to a city in the United States.
Census tract
An area delineated by the U.S. bureau of the Census for which…
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AP Human Geography De Blij Chapter 13 Vocabulary
chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs)
Pangaea
photosynthesis
mass depletions
Synthetic organic compounds first created in the 1950s and pr…
The primeval supercontinent, hypothesized by Alfred Wegener,…
The formation of carbohydrates in living plants from water an…
Loss of diversity through a failure to produce a new species.
chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs)
Synthetic organic compounds first created in the 1950s and pr…
Pangaea
The primeval supercontinent, hypothesized by Alfred Wegener,…
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chapter 13-human geography of europe
City-states
Republic
Crusades
Renaissance
Different sections of land owned by the same country but rule…
A form of government in which citizens choose their leaders b…
series of wars fought by Christians from Europe
the rebirth of learning and culture
City-states
Different sections of land owned by the same country but rule…
Republic
A form of government in which citizens choose their leaders b…
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AP Human Geography Chapter 13 vocab
Annexation
Census tract
Concentric zone model
Council of government
Legally adding land area to a city in the United States.
An area delineated by the U.S. Bureau of the Census for which…
A model of the internal structure of cities in which social g…
A cooperative agency consisting of representatives of local g…
Annexation
Legally adding land area to a city in the United States.
Census tract
An area delineated by the U.S. Bureau of the Census for which…
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AP Human Geography Chapter 13
Cholorofluorocarbons
anthropocene
Pangaea
tectonic plates
synthetic organic compounds first created in the 1950s and us…
geological epoch defined by atmospheric chemist Paul Crutzen…
primeval supercontinent, hypothesized by Alfred Wegener, that…
large pieces of rock that form portions of the Earth's mantle…
Cholorofluorocarbons
synthetic organic compounds first created in the 1950s and us…
anthropocene
geological epoch defined by atmospheric chemist Paul Crutzen…
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AP Human Geography Vocabulary Chapter 13
Urbanization
Metropolitan Statistical Area
Micropolitan Statistical Area
Megalopolis
The process in which an increasing percentage of people live…
In the U.S a central city of at least 50,000 population and t…
An urbanized area between 10,000 and 50,000, the country in w…
Adjacent, overlapping Metropolitan Statistical area
Urbanization
The process in which an increasing percentage of people live…
Metropolitan Statistical Area
In the U.S a central city of at least 50,000 population and t…
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AP Human Geography De Blij Chapter 13 Vocabulary
chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs)
Pangaea
photosynthesis
mass depletions
Synthetic organic compounds first created in the 1950s and pr…
The primeval supercontinent, hypothesized by Alfred Wegener,…
The formation of carbohydrates in living plants from water an…
Loss of diversity through a failure to produce a new species.
chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs)
Synthetic organic compounds first created in the 1950s and pr…
Pangaea
The primeval supercontinent, hypothesized by Alfred Wegener,…
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Human Geography Chapter 13
Environment
Biosphere or Ecosphere
Biomes
Ecosystems
The totality of things that affect an organism in any way
The thin film of air, water, and earth within which we live
major communities of plants and animals occupying extensive a…
self contained, self regulating, and interacting communities…
Environment
The totality of things that affect an organism in any way
Biosphere or Ecosphere
The thin film of air, water, and earth within which we live
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GVHS AP Human Geography (The Cultural Landscape-Rubenstein) Vocabulary Chapter 13
Annexation
Census tract
Central business district (CBD)
City
Legally adding land area to a city in the United States.
an area delineated by the U.S. Bureau of the Census for which…
The area of a city where retail and office activities are clu…
An urban settlement that has been legally incorporated into a…
Annexation
Legally adding land area to a city in the United States.
Census tract
an area delineated by the U.S. Bureau of the Census for which…
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Human Geography Chapter 13 Vocabulary
chlorofluorocarbons
anthropocene
Pangaea
tectonic plates
Synthetic organic compounds first created in the 1950s and us…
Geological epoch defined by atmospheric chemist Paul Crutzen…
The primeval supercontinent, hypothesized by Alfred Wegener,…
Large pieces of rock that form portions of the Earth's mantle…
chlorofluorocarbons
Synthetic organic compounds first created in the 1950s and us…
anthropocene
Geological epoch defined by atmospheric chemist Paul Crutzen…
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Chapter 13: Human Geography of Europe
City-State
Greece
Athens
Republic
A political unit made up of a city & its surrounding lands
Birthplace of Democracy
1st democracy
A government in which citizens elect representatives to rule…
City-State
A political unit made up of a city & its surrounding lands
Greece
Birthplace of Democracy
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Chapter 13 AP Human Geography (The Cultural Landscape-Rubenstein) Vocabulary
Chapter-13
Annexation
Concentric zone model
Density gradient
Urban Patterns
process of legally adding land area to a city
model created by EW Burgess in 1923, which explains that a ci…
density change in an urban area
Chapter-13
Urban Patterns
Annexation
process of legally adding land area to a city
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AP Human Geography De Blij Chapter 13 Vocabulary
chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs)
Pangaea
photosynthesis
mass depletions
Synthetic organic compounds first created in the 1950s and pr…
The primeval supercontinent, hypothesized by Alfred Wegener,…
The formation of carbohydrates in living plants from water an…
Loss of diversity through a failure to produce a new species.
chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs)
Synthetic organic compounds first created in the 1950s and pr…
Pangaea
The primeval supercontinent, hypothesized by Alfred Wegener,…
25 terms
Chapter 13 Vocabulary Human Geography
Annexation
Census tract
Concentric zone model
Council of government
Legally adding land area to a city in the United States.
An area delineated by the U.S. Bureau of the Census for which…
A model of the internal structure of cities in which social g…
A cooperative agency consisting of representatives of local g…
Annexation
Legally adding land area to a city in the United States.
Census tract
An area delineated by the U.S. Bureau of the Census for which…
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Human Geography Chapter 13
Equilibrium
Sustainable Development
Energy and Material Redistribution
I=PAT
A balanced state of a system in which stocks and flows are fa…
Providing for the needs of the present without diminishing th…
Human-caused alteration of energy or material flows through i…
Shorthand for a model of human impacts on the environment
Equilibrium
A balanced state of a system in which stocks and flows are fa…
Sustainable Development
Providing for the needs of the present without diminishing th…
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AP Human Geography Rubenstein Chapter 13 vocab
Annexation
Census Tract
Central Business District (CBD)
City
Legally adding land area to a city in the United States.
An area delineated by the U.S. Bureau of the Census for which…
The area of a city where retail and office space activities a…
An urban settlement that has been legally incorporated into a…
Annexation
Legally adding land area to a city in the United States.
Census Tract
An area delineated by the U.S. Bureau of the Census for which…
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AP Human Geography Chapter 13 Vocabulary
Annexation
Census tract
Central business district
City
Legally adding land area to a city in the US.
An area delineated by the U.S. Bureau of the Census for which…
The area of a city where retail and office activities are clu…
An urban settlement that had been legally incorporated into a…
Annexation
Legally adding land area to a city in the US.
Census tract
An area delineated by the U.S. Bureau of the Census for which…
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Human Geography Chapter 13
Annexation
Census tract
Central Business District (CBD)
City
Legally adding land are to a city in the US
An area delineated by the US Bureau of the Census for which s…
The area of a city where retail and offices activities are cl…
An urban settlement that has been legally incorporated into a…
Annexation
Legally adding land are to a city in the US
Census tract
An area delineated by the US Bureau of the Census for which s…
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Human Geography Chapter 13
periperal model
primary census statistical area (PCSA)
public housing
redlining
model of north American urban areas consisting of an inner ci…
all of the combined statistical areas plus all of the remaini…
housing owned by the government that is rented to residents w…
process which banks drew lines on a map and refuse to lend mo…
periperal model
model of north American urban areas consisting of an inner ci…
primary census statistical area (PCSA)
all of the combined statistical areas plus all of the remaini…
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Ap Human Geography Chapter 13: Urban Patterns
Annexation
Concentric Zone (Burgess) Model
Conurbation
Density Gradient
Legally adding land area to a city in the United States
A Model of the internal structure of cities in which social g…
An extended urban area, typically consisting of several towns…
The change in density in an urban area from the center to the…
Annexation
Legally adding land area to a city in the United States
Concentric Zone (Burgess) Model
A Model of the internal structure of cities in which social g…
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Human Geography: Chapter 13
Annexation
Census
Census tract
Central business district
legally adding land area to a city in the US
a complete enumeration of a population
an area delineated by the US Bureau of the Census for which s…
the area of the city where retail and office activities are c…
Annexation
legally adding land area to a city in the US
Census
a complete enumeration of a population
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Chapter 13 AP Human Geography Vocabulary
Annexation
Census
Concentric zone model
Density gradient
The process of legally adding land area to a city.
complete exertions of a population
A model of the internal structure of cities in which social g…
The change in density in an urban area from this center
Annexation
The process of legally adding land area to a city.
Census
complete exertions of a population
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AP Human Geography Rubenstein Chapter 13 Vocabulary
CBD (Central Business District)
Vertical Geography
Concentric Zone Model
Sector Model
area of a city where retail and office activities are cluster
Building up a city instead of out, like tall buildings. Ex: S…
A model of the internal structure of cities in which social g…
A model of the internal structure of cities in which social g…
CBD (Central Business District)
area of a city where retail and office activities are cluster
Vertical Geography
Building up a city instead of out, like tall buildings. Ex: S…
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Human Geography Chapter 13
Annexation
Census tract
Central business district
City
Legally adding land area to a city in the US
An area delineated by the US Bureau of the Census for which s…
The area of a city where retail and office activities are clu…
An urban settlement that has been legally incorporated into a…
Annexation
Legally adding land area to a city in the US
Census tract
An area delineated by the US Bureau of the Census for which s…
AP Human Geography Chapter 13 Vocabulary
annexation
census tract
central business district (CBD)
city
legally adding land area to a city in the United States
an area delineated by the US Bureau of the Census for which s…
the area of a city where retail and office activities are clu…
an urban settlement that has been legally incorporated into a…
annexation
legally adding land area to a city in the United States
census tract
an area delineated by the US Bureau of the Census for which s…
31 terms
AP Human Geography Chapter 13 Vocabulary
Peripheral model
Annexation
Census tract
Central business district (CBD)
A model of North American urban areas consisting of an inner…
Legally adding land area to a city in the United States
An area delineated by the U.S. Bureau of the Census for which…
The area of a city where retail and office activities are clu…
Peripheral model
A model of North American urban areas consisting of an inner…
Annexation
Legally adding land area to a city in the United States
Human Geography Chapter 13
What is urbanization?
What is the legal definition of a city?
What percentage of people live in citi…
What was the world's largest city in 1…
increase in the number and percentage of people in cities
it is incorporated
52%
London
What is urbanization?
increase in the number and percentage of people in cities
What is the legal definition of a city?
it is incorporated
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Ap Human Geography Chapter 13 Vocabulary
annexation
census tract
central business district (CBD)
city
legally adding land area to a city in the United States
An area delineated by the U.S. Bureau of the Census for which…
the area of a city where retail and office activities are clu…
an urban settlement that has been legally incorporated into a…
annexation
legally adding land area to a city in the United States
census tract
An area delineated by the U.S. Bureau of the Census for which…
30 terms
AP Human Geography Chapter 13: Vocabulary
Annexation
Census Tract
Central Business District
City
Legally adding land area to a city in the US.
An area delineated by the US Bureau of the Census for which s…
The area of a city where retail and office activities are clu…
An urban settlement that has been legally Incorporated info a…
Annexation
Legally adding land area to a city in the US.
Census Tract
An area delineated by the US Bureau of the Census for which s…
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AP Human Geography | Chapter 13 Vocabulary
Annexation
Census Tract
Concentric Zone Model
Council of Government
Legally adding land area to a city in the United States.
An area delineated by the U.S. Bureau of the Census for which…
A model of the internal structure of cities in which social g…
A cooperative agency consisting of representatives of local g…
Annexation
Legally adding land area to a city in the United States.
Census Tract
An area delineated by the U.S. Bureau of the Census for which…
31 terms
AP Human Geography Vocabulary Chapter 13
annexation
census tract
concentric zone model
density gradient
legally adding land area to a city in the United States.
an area delineated by the U.S. Berea of the Census for which…
a model of the internal structure of cities in which social g…
the change in density in an urban area from the center to the…
annexation
legally adding land area to a city in the United States.
census tract
an area delineated by the U.S. Berea of the Census for which…
36 terms
AP Human Geography Rubenstein Chapter 13 vocab (12th Ed)
Annexation
carbon capture and storage
Census Tract
Central Business District (CBD)
Legally adding land area to a city in the United States.
the process of removing carbon from a fossil fuel burning pow…
An area delineated by the U.S. Bureau of the Census for which…
The area of a city where retail and office space activities a…
Annexation
Legally adding land area to a city in the United States.
carbon capture and storage
the process of removing carbon from a fossil fuel burning pow…
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Chapter 13 AP Human Geography
annexation
census tract
central business district ( CBD)
city
Legally adding land area to a city in the United States.
An area deliniated by the us beureau of the census for which…
The area of the city where retail and office activities are c…
An urban settlement that has been legally incorporated into a…
annexation
Legally adding land area to a city in the United States.
census tract
An area deliniated by the us beureau of the census for which…
33 terms
Chapter 13 Human Geography
Annexation
Census Tract
Central business district (CBD)
City
Legally adding land area to a city in the United States.
An area delineated by the U.S. Bureau of the Census for which…
The area of a city where retail and office activities are clu…
An urban settlement that has been legally incorporated into a…
Annexation
Legally adding land area to a city in the United States.
Census Tract
An area delineated by the U.S. Bureau of the Census for which…
25 terms
Human Geography Vocabulary - Chapter 13 - Urban Patterns
Annexation
Census tract
Concentric zone model
Council of government
The process of legally adding land area to a city.
An urban area of the United States containing approximately 5…
Created by sociologist E. W. Burgess, this theory explains th…
A feature of most American metropolitan areas, this cooperati…
Annexation
The process of legally adding land area to a city.
Census tract
An urban area of the United States containing approximately 5…
AP Human Geography Vocabulary Chapter 13
Central Business District
Zoning Ordinances
Concentric Zone Model
Sector Model
The area of the city where retail and office activities are c…
A law that limits the permitted uses of land in maximum densi…
A model of the internal structure of cities in which social g…
A model of the internal structure of cities in which social g…
Central Business District
The area of the city where retail and office activities are c…
Zoning Ordinances
A law that limits the permitted uses of land in maximum densi…
36 terms
AP Human Geography Chapter 13: Urbanization and Urban Networks Vocabulary
agglomeration economies
binary rank-size distributions
built environment
concentration of labor
Different economic activities tend to locate next to each oth…
the population of the top cities overwhelm the rest in terms…
human-made environmental elements, including buildings, monum…
a large population of workers in close proximity to factories…
agglomeration economies
Different economic activities tend to locate next to each oth…
binary rank-size distributions
the population of the top cities overwhelm the rest in terms…
25 terms
AP Human Geography: Chapter 13 Vocabulary
Annexation (pg. 451)
Census tract (pg. 440)
Concentric zone model (pg. 438)
Council of government (pg. 459)
Legally adding land area to a city in the United States.
An area delineated by the U.S. Bureau of the Census for which…
A model of the internal structure of cities in which social g…
A cooperative agency consisting of representatives of local g…
Annexation (pg. 451)
Legally adding land area to a city in the United States.
Census tract (pg. 440)
An area delineated by the U.S. Bureau of the Census for which…
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