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World Geography Chapter 4 and 5
Culture
eight factors of culture
society
ethnic group
the total of knowledge, attitudes, and behaviors shared by an…
food and shelter, education, religion, security and protectio…
a group that shares a geographic region, a sense of identity…
used to refer to a specific group that shares a language, cus…
Culture
the total of knowledge, attitudes, and behaviors shared by an…
eight factors of culture
food and shelter, education, religion, security and protectio…
44 terms
McGraw Hill World Geography Chapter 4: The Human World
Culture
Language Family
Ethnic Group
Culture Region
way of life of a group of people who share similar culture, t…
group of related languages that have all developed from one e…
group of people who share common ancestry, or place of origin
division of the Earth in which people share a similar way of…
Culture
way of life of a group of people who share similar culture, t…
Language Family
group of related languages that have all developed from one e…
29 terms
World Geography Chapter 4
culture
language family
ethnic group
culture region
way of life of a group of people who share similar culture tr…
group of related languages that have all developed from one e…
group of people who share common ancestry, language, religion…
division of the earth in which people share a similar way of…
culture
way of life of a group of people who share similar culture tr…
language family
group of related languages that have all developed from one e…
19 terms
Chapter 4 World Geography Vocabulary
subregion
locks
tributary
levee
a smaller part of a region
a gated passageway used to raise or lower boats in a waterway
a small river that flows into a larger river
a raised riverbank used to control flooding
subregion
a smaller part of a region
locks
a gated passageway used to raise or lower boats in a waterway
World Geography Chapter 4
Eurasia
European core
Benelux countries
microstates
the landmass which contains Europe and Asia
a northwestern and north central Europe (Ireland, UK France,…
Belgium, Netherlands, and Luxemborg
Andora, Maraco, Liechtenstein, Vatican City (small states)
Eurasia
the landmass which contains Europe and Asia
European core
a northwestern and north central Europe (Ireland, UK France,…
13 terms
World Geography Chapter 4
Industry
Primary industry
Animal husbandry & farming
Subsistence farmers
often used to describe people's "hard work" to make a living
the most basic industries. They take from the earth materials…
Two main branches of agriculture
farmers that produce only enough food to meet the needs of th…
Industry
often used to describe people's "hard work" to make a living
Primary industry
the most basic industries. They take from the earth materials…
5 terms
World Geography Chapter 4
traditional economy
Market Economy
Mixed Economy
Command Economy
Habits and custom determine all economic activity. These soci…
an economic system based on free enterprise, in which busines…
the government supports and regulates free enterprise through…
the government owns and directs the means of production (land…
traditional economy
Habits and custom determine all economic activity. These soci…
Market Economy
an economic system based on free enterprise, in which busines…
30 terms
Cultural Geography Chapter 4 The Human World
birthrate
death rate
natural rate of increase
migration
the number of births per year for every 1,000 people
the number of deaths per year for every 1,000 people
the growth rate of a population; the difference between birth…
the movement of people from place to place
birthrate
the number of births per year for every 1,000 people
death rate
the number of deaths per year for every 1,000 people
Chapter 4 world geography
Culture
Language families
Ethnic group
Culture region
Way of life for people who share similar beliefs
Large groups of languages having similar roots
Made up of people who share a common language, history and pl…
Includes many different countries that have common traits
Culture
Way of life for people who share similar beliefs
Language families
Large groups of languages having similar roots
CHAPTER 4 WORLD GEOGRAPHY
culture
language family
ethnic group
cultural region
the way of life of a group of people who share similar cultur…
group of related languages that have all developed from one e…
group of people who share common ancestry, language, religion…
division of the earth in which people share a similar way of…
culture
the way of life of a group of people who share similar cultur…
language family
group of related languages that have all developed from one e…
62 terms
World Geography Chapter 4 Vocabulary
Acculteration
Assimulation
Birth Rate
Carrying Capacity
the modification of the social patters, traits, or structures…
interpreting one's new experience in terms of one's existing…
the ratio of live births in an area to the population of that…
largest number of individuals of a population that a environm…
Acculteration
the modification of the social patters, traits, or structures…
Assimulation
interpreting one's new experience in terms of one's existing…
42 terms
World Geography: Chapter 4 Terms
culture
society
ethnic group
innovation
the total knowledge, attitudes and behavior shared by and pas…
a group that shares a geographic region, a common language an…
a group of people who share language, customs and a common he…
taking existing elements of society and creating something ne…
culture
the total knowledge, attitudes and behavior shared by and pas…
society
a group that shares a geographic region, a common language an…
55 terms
World Geography Chapter 4
Culture
Society
Ethnic Group
Diffusion
The total knowledge, attitudes and behaviors shared by and pa…
A group that shares a geographic region, a sense of identity,…
Used to refer to a specific group that shares a language, cus…
The spread of ideas, inventions, or patterns of behavior
Culture
The total knowledge, attitudes and behaviors shared by and pa…
Society
A group that shares a geographic region, a sense of identity,…
Chapter 4 World Geography
religion is not considered part of cul…
all five of the culture hearths, or ce…
trade, migration, and war are all fact…
the information revolution has slowed…
False
true
true
false
religion is not considered part of cul…
False
all five of the culture hearths, or ce…
true
Chapter 4 World Geography
Culture
Society
Ethnic Group
Innovation
The total of knowledge, attitudes, and behaviors shared by an…
A group that shares a geographic region, a sense of identity,…
A group that shares a language, customs, and a common heritage
Taking existing technology and resources and creating somethi…
Culture
The total of knowledge, attitudes, and behaviors shared by an…
Society
A group that shares a geographic region, a sense of identity,…
Discovering World Geography Chapter 4 Vocabulary Pollard
subregion
lock
tributary
levee
smaller part of a region
gated passageway used to raise or lower boats in a waterway
small river that flows into a larger river
raised riverbank used to control flooding
subregion
smaller part of a region
lock
gated passageway used to raise or lower boats in a waterway
31 terms
World Geography Chapter 4
What are Canadas Core Provinces?
Where do 75% French Canadians live?
Religion
Atlantic Provinces
Quebec and Ontario; originally known as the Dominion of Canada
Quebec
French- Roman Catholic, English- Protestant
Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Newfoundland, Prince Edward Island
What are Canadas Core Provinces?
Quebec and Ontario; originally known as the Dominion of Canada
Where do 75% French Canadians live?
Quebec
World Geography Chapter 4
Culture
Culture Hearths
Migration
Culture Diffusion
Way of life of a group of people who share similar culture tr…
A center where cultures developed and form which ideas and tr…
The movement of people from place to place.
The spread of culture traits, material and non-material, from…
Culture
Way of life of a group of people who share similar culture tr…
Culture Hearths
A center where cultures developed and form which ideas and tr…
99 terms
World Geography chapter 4
Hydrosphere
Lythosphere
Atmosphere
Biosphere
Surface of Earth made up of water and land
Land makes up this
Thin layer of gases extending above the planet's surface
Part of Earth that support's life
Hydrosphere
Surface of Earth made up of water and land
Lythosphere
Land makes up this
world geography chapter 4
the # of deaths per year for every 1,0…
the # of births per year for every 1,0…
the growth rate of a population; the d…
the # of years it takes a population t…
death rate
birthrate
natural increase
doubling time
the # of deaths per year for every 1,0…
death rate
the # of births per year for every 1,0…
birthrate
14 terms
Chapter 4 World Geography
population density
culture
cultural diffusion
agricultural revolution
average number of pepople living on a square mile or square k…
way of life of a group of people who share same beliefs and c…
the process of spreading new knowledge and skills from one cu…
shift from nomadic hunting-gathering to sedentary farming
population density
average number of pepople living on a square mile or square k…
culture
way of life of a group of people who share same beliefs and c…
39 terms
World geography chapter 4
Aluminum is the second most common met…
Bronze is the worlds most important al…
Sulfur is a mineral used in the manufa…
Uranium is a highly radioactive minera…
True
False
True
True
Aluminum is the second most common met…
True
Bronze is the worlds most important al…
False
World geography chapter 4
What refers to early centers of civili…
The Industrial Revolution is considere…
How does the demographic transition mo…
__________ refers to the movement of p…
Cultural hearth
Cultural diffusion
That birth raiths will go down as a country develops its econ…
Urbanization
What refers to early centers of civili…
Cultural hearth
The Industrial Revolution is considere…
Cultural diffusion
62 terms
World Geography Chapter 4 Vocabulary
Acculteration
Assimulation
Birth Rate
Carrying Capacity
the modification of the social patters, traits, or structures…
interpreting one's new experience in terms of one's existing…
the ratio of live births in an area to the population of that…
largest number of individuals of a population that a environm…
Acculteration
the modification of the social patters, traits, or structures…
Assimulation
interpreting one's new experience in terms of one's existing…
World Geography Chapter 4
culture
language family
ethnic group
culture region
way of life of a group of people who share similar culture tr…
group of related languages that have all developed from one e…
group of people who share common ancestry, language, religion…
division of the Earth in which people share a similar way of…
culture
way of life of a group of people who share similar culture tr…
language family
group of related languages that have all developed from one e…
42 terms
World Geography- Chapter 4
Death Rate
Birth Rate
Natural Increase
Zero Population Growth
The number of deaths per year for every 1,000 people. (P.76)
The number of births per year for every 1,000 people. (P.76)
The growth rate of a population; the difference between birth…
Birthrate and death rate are equal.
Death Rate
The number of deaths per year for every 1,000 people. (P.76)
Birth Rate
The number of births per year for every 1,000 people. (P.76)
23 terms
Glencoe World Geography, Chapter 4
culture
subsistence farming
population distribution
population density
way of life of a group of people who share traditions, intere…
traditional agriculture whose goal is to produce just enough…
the pattern of population—where people live—in a country, a c…
average number of people in a square mile or square kilometer
culture
way of life of a group of people who share traditions, intere…
subsistence farming
traditional agriculture whose goal is to produce just enough…
41 terms
Holt World Geography Today Chapter 4
core
mantle
magma
plate tectonics
Earth's center, where pressures and temperatures are very high
The section of Earth's interior that lies above the outer cor…
Liquid rock within Earth
The theory that Earth's crust is divided into rigid plates th…
core
Earth's center, where pressures and temperatures are very high
mantle
The section of Earth's interior that lies above the outer cor…
30 terms
World Geography Chapter 4 The Human World
birthrate
deathrate
natural increase
migration
the number of live births each year per 1,000 people
the number of deaths each year per 1,000 people
The number of people per 1000 that a population grows per yea…
A movement of people or animals from one region to another
birthrate
the number of live births each year per 1,000 people
deathrate
the number of deaths each year per 1,000 people
World geography chapter 4
Democracy
Pull
GNP
Dialect
Citizens old political power, either directly or theough elec…
Factor of migration that attracts people to another location
The total value of all goods and services produced by a country
Changes in speech patterns and related to class, region or ot…
Democracy
Citizens old political power, either directly or theough elec…
Pull
Factor of migration that attracts people to another location
39 terms
Chapter 4 World Geography Honors
Culture
language family
ethnic group
culture region
way of life of a group of people who share similar culture tr…
group of related languages that have all developed from one e…
group of people who share common ancestry, language, religion…
division of Earth's surface in which most people share a simi…
Culture
way of life of a group of people who share similar culture tr…
language family
group of related languages that have all developed from one e…
9 terms
World Geography Chapter 4 Vocab
hurricane
immigrant
democracy
export
a violent tropical storm
a person who moves to another country to settle
a form of government in which people choose their own leader
to sell goods or resources found inside Earth
hurricane
a violent tropical storm
immigrant
a person who moves to another country to settle
45 terms
world geography: chapter4 vocab
culture
language family
ethnic group
culture religion
a way of life of a group of people who share similar culture…
group of related languages that have all developed from one e…
group of people who share common ancestry, language, religion…
division of the earth where similar people share similar ways…
culture
a way of life of a group of people who share similar culture…
language family
group of related languages that have all developed from one e…
Chapter 4 World Geography Review
food and shelter ​​... religion ​​... relati…
Language helps establish a cultural id…
Buddhism
Christianity
What are the 8 parts of culture?
Why is language so important to cultural identity?
Followers called: Buddhists... Symbol: 8 spoke wheel (The wheel…
...
food and shelter ​​... religion ​​... relati…
What are the 8 parts of culture?
Language helps establish a cultural id…
Why is language so important to cultural identity?
67 terms
World Geography 9, Chapter 4 Review
Africa's highest peak
Africa's largest lake
the worlds longest freshwater lake
the longest river in the world
Mount Kilimanjaro
Lake Victoria
Lake Tanganyika
Nile
Africa's highest peak
Mount Kilimanjaro
Africa's largest lake
Lake Victoria
18 terms
World Geography Chapter 4
natural resource
renewable resource
nonrenewable resource
fossil fuel
a material in the natural environment that people value and u…
a natural resource that the environment continues to supply o…
a natural resource that cannot be replaced once it is used
any one of several nonrenewable mineral resources formed from…
natural resource
a material in the natural environment that people value and u…
renewable resource
a natural resource that the environment continues to supply o…
21 terms
Holt World Geography Today Chapter 4
crust
core
mantle
magma
The uppermost layer of the earth, about 25 miles thick
Earth's center, where pressures and temperatures are very high
section of Earth's interior that lies above the outer core an…
Liquid rock within earth
crust
The uppermost layer of the earth, about 25 miles thick
core
Earth's center, where pressures and temperatures are very high
world geography chapter 4
culture
language family
ethnic group
culture region
way of life of a group of people who share similar culture tr…
group of related languages that have all developed from one e…
group of people who share common ancestry, language, religion…
division of Earth's surface in which most people share a simi…
culture
way of life of a group of people who share similar culture tr…
language family
group of related languages that have all developed from one e…
28 terms
World Geography - Chapter 4 Vocabulary
Death rate
Birthrate
Natural Increase
Doubling time
The number of deaths each year for every 1,000 people
the number of births each year for every 1,000 people
the growth rate of a population; the difference between birth…
the number of years it takes a population to double in size
Death rate
The number of deaths each year for every 1,000 people
Birthrate
the number of births each year for every 1,000 people
World Geography Chapter 4 Vocabulary
Culture
Society
Ethnic ... Group
Innovation
The total of knowledge, attitudes, and behaviors shared by an…
A group that shares a geographic region, a sense of identity…
Refers to a specific group that shares a language, customs, a…
To take existing technology and resources and create somethin…
Culture
The total of knowledge, attitudes, and behaviors shared by an…
Society
A group that shares a geographic region, a sense of identity…
14 terms
World Geography chapter 4 vocab
glaciers
ecosystems
freshwater
watershed
a large mass of ice found near Earth's poles (continental gla…
a community of all the living things in an area and in the en…
made up of water that is fresh, not salty; also describes cre…
a geographic area that includes all of the land and waterways…
glaciers
a large mass of ice found near Earth's poles (continental gla…
ecosystems
a community of all the living things in an area and in the en…
18 terms
Holt World Geography Today Chapter 4
humus
leaching
contour plowing
soil exhaustion
rich, dark organic material formed by decay of plant and anim…
Process in which various chemicals in upper layers of soil ar…
a process in which rows of crops are plowed across the hillsi…
a condition in which soil has lost nutrients and becomes near…
humus
rich, dark organic material formed by decay of plant and anim…
leaching
Process in which various chemicals in upper layers of soil ar…
19 terms
Chapter 4 vocab: World Geography
Culture
Diffusion
Cultural hearth
Religion
The total of knowlegde, attitudes, and behaviors shared by an…
The spread of ideas, inventions, or patterns of behaviorto di…
The heartland or place of origin of a major culture; a site o…
The belief in a supernatural power or powers that are regarde…
Culture
The total of knowlegde, attitudes, and behaviors shared by an…
Diffusion
The spread of ideas, inventions, or patterns of behaviorto di…
Chapter 4 Vocabulary World Geography
Freshwater
Natural resources
Watershed
Physical Map
Made up of water that is fresh, not salty
Materials or substances such as minerals, forests, and water…
A geographical area that includes all of the land and waterwa…
Indicates the location of landforms like deserts, mountains,…
Freshwater
Made up of water that is fresh, not salty
Natural resources
Materials or substances such as minerals, forests, and water…
World Geography Chapter 4 Vocab
Culture
Language Family
Ethnic Group
Culture Region
way of life of a group of people who share similar culture tr…
group of related languages that have all developed from one e…
group of people who share common ancestry, language, religion…
division of the Earth in which people share a similar way of…
Culture
way of life of a group of people who share similar culture tr…
Language Family
group of related languages that have all developed from one e…
World Geography Chapter 4 Vocabulary
culture
society
ethnic group
innovation
the total of knowledge, attitudes, and behaviors shared by an…
a group that shares a geographic region, a common language, a…
a group of people who share language, customs, and a common h…
taking existing elements of society and creating something ne…
culture
the total of knowledge, attitudes, and behaviors shared by an…
society
a group that shares a geographic region, a common language, a…
18 terms
World Geography Chapter 4 - Resources and Land Use
renewable resources
nonrenewable resources
natural resource
fossil fuel
a natural resource that the environment continues to supply o…
a resource that cannot be replaced once it is used.
a material in the natural environment that people value and u…
any one of several nonrenewable mineral resources formed from…
renewable resources
a natural resource that the environment continues to supply o…
nonrenewable resources
a resource that cannot be replaced once it is used.
50 terms
New World History and Geography Chapter 4 and 5
United States
Atlantic Ocean
Mammoth Cave
Cumberland Gap
Fourth largest country in the world
World's second largest Ocean; also the saltiest.
Largest underground cave system in the world.
Name of the famous narrow passageway between mountains that p…
United States
Fourth largest country in the world
Atlantic Ocean
World's second largest Ocean; also the saltiest.
39 terms
World Geography Chapter 4
Why was Africa known at the "Dark Cont…
Name Africa's two highest mountains.
What vast desert covers most of Northe…
List six major river systems in Africa…
because Africa's interior remained largely unexplored and unc…
Mount Kilimanjaro and Mount Kenya
Sahara
Nile, Niger, Congo, Orange, Zambezi, Limpopo; Nile
Why was Africa known at the "Dark Cont…
because Africa's interior remained largely unexplored and unc…
Name Africa's two highest mountains.
Mount Kilimanjaro and Mount Kenya
12 terms
World geography vocabulary chapter 4
Contiguous
megalopolis
Prairie
cordillera
Joined together inside a common boundary
huge urban area made up of several large cities in nearby com…
Rolling in land grassland region with fertile soil
region of parallel mountain chains
Contiguous
Joined together inside a common boundary
megalopolis
huge urban area made up of several large cities in nearby com…
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