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World Geography: Chapter 4
birthrate
death rate
natural increase
migration
the number of births per 1,000 people
the number of deaths per 1,000 people
the growth rate of a population (the difference between the a…
the movement of people from one place to another
birthrate
the number of births per 1,000 people
death rate
the number of deaths per 1,000 people
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World Geography Chapter 4
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 a language, customs, and a common…
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…
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Chapter 4 (World Geography)
Birthrate
Fertility rate
Calculation for rate of natural increase
7.4 billion
Number of lives per thousand population
Average number of children a woman would have
Subtract mortality rate from birth rate
Population of earth
Birthrate
Number of lives per thousand population
Fertility rate
Average number of children a woman would have
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World Geography Chapter 4
death rate
birth rate
natural increase
double time
the number of deaths per year for every 1000 people
the number of births per year for every 1000 people
the growth rate population; the difference between birth and…
the numbers of years it takes a population to double size
death rate
the number of deaths per year for every 1000 people
birth rate
the number of births per year for every 1000 people
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World Geography Chapter 4
State
Nation
Nation-State
Democracy
an independent unit that occupies a specific territory and ha…
a group of people with a common culture living in a territory…
when a nation and a state occupy the same territory
citizens hold political power, either directly of through ele…
State
an independent unit that occupies a specific territory and ha…
Nation
a group of people with a common culture living in a territory…
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Chapter 4 World Geography
birthrate
deathrate
migration
demography
the number of births per year for every 1,000 people
the number of deaths per year for every 1,000 people
the movement of people from place to place, must also be cons…
the study of populations
birthrate
the number of births per year for every 1,000 people
deathrate
the number of deaths per year for every 1,000 people
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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,…
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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…
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World Geography Chapter 4
Natural Resources
Renewable Resources
Natural Resources
Renewable Resources and Nonrenewable r…
resources that are found in the environment
things that are consistently being regenerated or replaced by…
must have value and satisfies wants and needs
two types of natural resources
Natural Resources
resources that are found in the environment
Renewable Resources
things that are consistently being regenerated or replaced by…
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Holt Social Studies World GEOGRAPHY chapter 4
culture
culture trait
culture region
ethnic group
the set of beliefs, values, and practices that a group of peo…
an activity or behavior in which people often take part
an area in which people have many shared culture traits
a group of people who share a common culture and ancestry
culture
the set of beliefs, values, and practices that a group of peo…
culture trait
an activity or behavior in which people often take part
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Chapter 4 world geography
Culture
Society
Ethnic group
Innovation
Th total of knowledge, attitudes, and behaviors shared by and…
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
Th total of knowledge, attitudes, and behaviors shared by and…
Society
A group that shares a geographic region, a common language, a…
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
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(Prentice Hall World Geography Chapter 4
Primary Economic Activities
Subsistance Farming
Commercial Farming
Secondary Economic Activity
economics that rely solely on natural resources
farming that only produces enough food for a family or village
the production of food and products for sale
economic activity involving the processing of raw materials a…
Primary Economic Activities
economics that rely solely on natural resources
Subsistance Farming
farming that only produces enough food for a family or village
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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…
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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
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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…
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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…
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World Geography: Chapter 4
Natural Resource
Population Density
Ethic Group
Developing Country
Element from the Earth not made by people
Average number of people living in a square unit of land
People who share a common language and history.
Country that is working toward greater technology and manufac…
Natural Resource
Element from the Earth not made by people
Population Density
Average number of people living in a square unit of land
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World Geography: Chapter 4 Economies
Traditional economy
Market economy
Free Enterprise
Capitalism
HABIT and CUSTOM control all economic activity.... Exists in onl…
Individuals and private groups make decisions about what to p…
People are free to choose what jobs they want and who they wi…
Gov't tries to stay out of the way of business. Great variety…
Traditional economy
HABIT and CUSTOM control all economic activity.... Exists in onl…
Market economy
Individuals and private groups make decisions about what to p…
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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…
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WORLD GEOGRAPHY CHAPTER 4
Nomadic hearding
True
Sulfur
Primary
Aniamal husbandsary is a great example of
You can find copper in pure nuggets.
________ is used to manufacture gunpowder.
Basic industry
Nomadic hearding
Aniamal husbandsary is a great example of
True
You can find copper in pure nuggets.
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World Geography Chapter 4
the number of deaths per year for ever…
an _____________ group is made up of p…
the movement of people from place to p…
a diagram that shows the distribution…
death rate
ethnic
migration
population pyramid
the number of deaths per year for ever…
death rate
an _____________ group is made up of p…
ethnic
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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…
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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
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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…
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World Geography Chapter 4 Section 3
Soil exhaustion
Crop rotation
Irrigation
Soil sanlinzation
a condition where soil has lost nutrients and is useless for…
the practice of planting different crops in a field in altern…
a process in which water is artifically supplied to the land
salt build-up in the soil. Salt is bad for crops.
Soil exhaustion
a condition where soil has lost nutrients and is useless for…
Crop rotation
the practice of planting different crops in a field in altern…
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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
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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…
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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,…
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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…
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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…
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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
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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,…
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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
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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…
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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.
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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
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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…
85 terms
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
41 terms
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, technology, and resource…
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 Vocab Chapter 4
Culture
Language Families
Ethnic Groups
Culture region
The arts and other manifestations of human intellectual achie…
A language family is a group of languages related through des…
A community or population made up of people who share a commo…
A geographical area with one relatively homogeneous human act…
Culture
The arts and other manifestations of human intellectual achie…
Language Families
A language family is a group of languages related through des…
40 terms
World Geography Chapter 4
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 common her…
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…
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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…
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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…
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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
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World Geography BJU Press Chapter 4 Vocab
Culture
Humanism
Dialect
Language families
a society's "total way of life"
the belief that human thoughts and values (rather than religi…
speech patterns within a single language
groups of languages that share many common characteristics
Culture
a society's "total way of life"
Humanism
the belief that human thoughts and values (rather than religi…
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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
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.
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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…
30 terms
My World Geography-Chapter 4
Central America's tropical climate all…
The triangular trade system connected…
How did European colonist deal with th…
What type of government do most Centra…
Tourism and growing cash crops
Europe, Africa, and the Caribbean
Enslaved Africans
Democracies
Central America's tropical climate all…
Tourism and growing cash crops
The triangular trade system connected…
Europe, Africa, and the Caribbean
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