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Human Geography: World Regions
Central America
North America
Caribbean
Latin America
Countries from Mexico south to Panama
Canada and the United States
Islands near North America
Portuguese and Spanish speaking countries of the Americas
Central America
Countries from Mexico south to Panama
North America
Canada and the United States
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World Geography- Human Geography
Distribution
Natural Resources
Climate
Government Policy
Where people are in the world; how they're spread out
Oil... Arable Land... Water
Hot... Cold... Wet... Dry
Brazil- Moved capital from Rio de Janeiro to Brasilia
Distribution
Where people are in the world; how they're spread out
Natural Resources
Oil... Arable Land... Water
41 terms
World Geography: The Human World
death rate
birthrate
natural increase
doubling time
the number of deaths per year for every 1,000 people.
the number of births per 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 per year for every 1,000 people.
birthrate
the number of births per year for every 1,000 people.
39 terms
world geography ch 3-4 human geography
authoritarian rule
market economy
primary sector jobs
secondary sector jobs
Government demands obedience from civilians. unquestionable a…
A market economy is an economy in which decisions regarding i…
The portion of the economy concerned with the direct extracti…
The portion of the economy concerned with manufacturing usefu…
authoritarian rule
Government demands obedience from civilians. unquestionable a…
market economy
A market economy is an economy in which decisions regarding i…
World Geography- Human Geography
Rightists
Leftists
Authoritarian
Libertarian
believe is traditional, nationalism, small government in econ…
believe in government subsidies, nationalism develops between…
believe that government should control social norms and pract…
believe that government should control social norms and pract…
Rightists
believe is traditional, nationalism, small government in econ…
Leftists
believe in government subsidies, nationalism develops between…
39 terms
World Geography- Human Geography
Death Rate
Birthrate
Doubling time
Population Distribution
Number of deaths compared to total number of people in a popu…
Number of babies born compared to number of people in a popul…
Number of years it takes a population to double in size based…
The geographic pattern of where people live on Earth
Death Rate
Number of deaths compared to total number of people in a popu…
Birthrate
Number of babies born compared to number of people in a popul…
World Geography: Human Geography
Ethnic Group
Innovation
Diffusion
Cultural Hearth
A community where people share a common culture background or…
A new method, idea, or product
The spread of cultural beliefs and social activities from one…
Civilizations that have cultural influences around the world
Ethnic Group
A community where people share a common culture background or…
Innovation
A new method, idea, or product
10 terms
World geography human geography
Population
Birth rate
Death rate
The rate of natural birth rate minus d…
The nomber of people who live in a specified location
The number of births per year by the 1000s
The number of deaths per year by the 1000s
Death rate subtracted from birth rate
Population
The nomber of people who live in a specified location
Birth rate
The number of births per year by the 1000s
30 terms
World Geography Unit 2 Exam - Human Geography
1. What is the ultimate goal Buddhists…
2. Who do the Buddhist's believe achie…
3. Where was Shinto founded?... a. China…
4. What religion is considered a philo…
b. Nirvana
A. Siddhartha Gautama
c. Japan
d. Confucianism
1. What is the ultimate goal Buddhists…
b. Nirvana
2. Who do the Buddhist's believe achie…
A. Siddhartha Gautama
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Geography 4: The Human World
birthrate (4.1)
deathrate (4.1)
natural increase (4.1)
migration (4.1)
the number of live births each year per 1,000 people
the number of deaths each year per 1,000 people
the difference in the area's birthrate and its death rate
movement of people from place to place
birthrate (4.1)
the number of live births each year per 1,000 people
deathrate (4.1)
the number of deaths each year per 1,000 people
31 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
22 terms
World Geography: Human Geography Vocabulary
demography
population density
Northern Hemisphere
death rate/ mortality rate
the statistical study of human populations.
the average number of people living in an area, expressed as…
90% of the world's people live there.
the total number of deaths each year per every 1,000 people.
demography
the statistical study of human populations.
population density
the average number of people living in an area, expressed as…
World Geography- the human world
about 6.2 billion people inhabit _____…
the amount of people on earths land is…
the study of population
occurs when an area's birth rate and d…
30
7.8 billion by 2025
demography
zero population growth
about 6.2 billion people inhabit _____…
30
the amount of people on earths land is…
7.8 billion by 2025
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World Geography Human Systems
dialect
Lingua franca
ethnic religion
animistic religion
a regional variety of language, distinctive words and pronunc…
English is the language of trade and communication for the wh…
1 ethnic group, does not spread to other cultures, generally…
polytheistic, belief in the role of spirits in the forces of…
dialect
a regional variety of language, distinctive words and pronunc…
Lingua franca
English is the language of trade and communication for the wh…
World Geography-Human
mixed economy
monarchy
command economy (communist)
democracy
economic system combining private and public enterprise
system of government where you're governed by king, queen, pr…
economy where production, investment, prices, and income are…
system of government where citizens vote to decide on every i…
mixed economy
economic system combining private and public enterprise
monarchy
system of government where you're governed by king, queen, pr…
46 terms
Human World Geography
Formal
Functional
Vernacular
Place
Areas with similar human and/or physical characteristics. It…
Based on activity; a system of interaction.... EX: sport confere…
Based on culture beliefs... EX: Midwest/South
Has meaning due to human interaction
Formal
Areas with similar human and/or physical characteristics. It…
Functional
Based on activity; a system of interaction.... EX: sport confere…
World Geography- Human Geography
Indo-European
Mandarin Chinese
False
Monotheism
Most common language family in the 🌎
Most spoken language in the 🌎(2009)
Half of the world's population is able to write
Belief in 1 god/God
Indo-European
Most common language family in the 🌎
Mandarin Chinese
Most spoken language in the 🌎(2009)
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World Geography A Unit 2 Chapter 1 Human Geography
Russia
Cultural hearths
The Industrial Revolution
Emigration
Which country has a negative population growth rate today?
What do historians study when attempting to make connections…
Around which of the following major historical periods did Ea…
Aside from low birthrates and high death rates, what can caus…
Russia
Which country has a negative population growth rate today?
Cultural hearths
What do historians study when attempting to make connections…
38 terms
World Geo Human Geography
Culture regions
Forced migration
Language families
Cultural diffusion
Geographers divide the world into ( ) which are areas in whic…
The enslavement of Africans who are then ship to the Americas…
Afro-Asiatic, Dravidian, and Indo-European at examples of
The industrial revolution is considered an area of rapid ( )…
Culture regions
Geographers divide the world into ( ) which are areas in whic…
Forced migration
The enslavement of Africans who are then ship to the Americas…
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World Geography, Human Geography NCERT
Strait of Gibraltar, Strait of Bab el…
Kilimanjaro, Kenya
Victoria
Nile
Africa and Asia separated by
Highest peak of Africa
Largest Lake in Africa, source of Nile
Longest river
Strait of Gibraltar, Strait of Bab el…
Africa and Asia separated by
Kilimanjaro, Kenya
Highest peak of Africa
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World Geography - Humans
theocracy
democracy
republic
capitalism
Government ruled by the church
Government ran by the people
A form of government in which citizens choose their leaders b…
An economic system based on private ownership
theocracy
Government ruled by the church
democracy
Government ran by the people
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
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- the human world
about 6.2 billion people inhabit _____…
the amount of people on earths land is…
the study of population
occurs when an area's birth rate and d…
30
7.8 billion by 2025
demography
zero population growth
about 6.2 billion people inhabit _____…
30
the amount of people on earths land is…
7.8 billion by 2025
47 terms
World Geography- the human world
about 6.2 billion people inhabit _____…
the amount of people on earths land is…
the study of population
occurs when an area's birth rate and d…
30
7.8 billion by 2025
demography
zero population growth
about 6.2 billion people inhabit _____…
30
the amount of people on earths land is…
7.8 billion by 2025
43 terms
Ap Human World Geography
Abiotic
Atmosphere
Biosphere
Cartography
Composed of nonliving or inorganic matter
The thin layer of gases surrounding earth
All living organisms on earth, including plants and animals,…
The study and practice of making maps
Abiotic
Composed of nonliving or inorganic matter
Atmosphere
The thin layer of gases surrounding earth
World Geography human quiz
elements of a culture 1-4
elements of a culture 5-9
current population of earth
population changes are affected by 3 t…
language, religion, daily life, history
art, governnment, technology, economy, ethnic group
7 billion
birthrate, deathrate, migration
elements of a culture 1-4
language, religion, daily life, history
elements of a culture 5-9
art, governnment, technology, economy, ethnic group
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 Religions AP Human Geography
Israel
Italy
Japan
Spain
Jewish (in Isreal) and Sunni Islam (in Palestine)
Christian - Catholic
Shinto
Christian - Catholic
Israel
Jewish (in Isreal) and Sunni Islam (in Palestine)
Italy
Christian - Catholic
19 terms
World Geography: The Human World part 1
Oligarchy
Democracy
Autocracy: totalitarian dictatorship
Autocracy: absolute monarch
small group holds power
consists of citizens
military power, one leader in charge, Adolf Hitler
inherited, kings and queens, Saudi Arabia
Oligarchy
small group holds power
Democracy
consists of citizens
34 terms
Human Geography and world Vocab
Continent
Longitude
Landform
Legend
One of our Earths seven large body of land
The lines that go horizontal on the map
The United States has a vast array of unique
A list that identifies patterns, symbols, or colors used on a…
Continent
One of our Earths seven large body of land
Longitude
The lines that go horizontal on the map
25 terms
World Geography: The Human World part 2
traditional economy
market economy
command economy
mixed economy
habit and custom determine the rules for all economic activity
individuals and private groups make decisions about what thin…
the government owns or directs the means of production-land
the government supports and regulates free enterprise through…
traditional economy
habit and custom determine the rules for all economic activity
market economy
individuals and private groups make decisions about what thin…
20 terms
World Countries Human Geography
Mozambique
Afghanistan
Niger
Burundi
Mozambique
Afghanistan
World Geography East Asia Human Geography
Dynasty
Spheres of Influence
Boxer Rebellion
Mao Zedong
a series of rulers from the same family
areas in which countries have some political and economic con…
1899 rebellion in Beijing, China started by a secret society…
This man became the leader of the Chinese Communist Party and…
Dynasty
a series of rulers from the same family
Spheres of Influence
areas in which countries have some political and economic con…
25 terms
Geography and the Human World Ch.3
weather
climate
axis
revolution
condition of the atmosphere in one place during a short perio…
weather patterns typical for an area over a long period of time
an imaginary line that runs through the center of the Earth b…
is astronomy, the Earth's yearly trip around the sun, taking…
weather
condition of the atmosphere in one place during a short perio…
climate
weather patterns typical for an area over a long period of time
7 terms
World cities - human geography
Millionaire city
Mega city
World/Global cities
Urbanisation
A city with over one million inhabitants
A metropolitan area with a population in excess of 10 million…
A city that acts as a major city for finance, trade business,…
The growth in the proportion of a countries population that l…
Millionaire city
A city with over one million inhabitants
Mega city
A metropolitan area with a population in excess of 10 million…
31 terms
World Geography - The Earliest Humans
Artifact
Pre History
creation
evolution
Human made objects
time before writing
the higher power created the earth (GOD)
humans evolved from another being
Artifact
Human made objects
Pre History
time before writing
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World Geography--Chapter 7-Human Geography of Canada
Province
Dominion of Canada
Confederation
Parliamentary government
A political unit
The loose confederation of Ontario (Upper Canada), Quebec (Lo…
A political union
A system where legislative and executive functions are combin…
Province
A political unit
Dominion of Canada
The loose confederation of Ontario (Upper Canada), Quebec (Lo…
World Human Geography Vocab
Geography
Absolute Location
Relative Location
Hemisphere
The study of places and relationships between people and thei…
Exact place on earth
Describing where a place is with words
Each half of a globe
Geography
The study of places and relationships between people and thei…
Absolute Location
Exact place on earth
41 terms
World geo human geography
Dictatorship
Monarchy
United Nations
Amnesty International
system of government where one person has unlimited power and…
similar to dictatorship however succeroes are usually predete…
a league of 196 nations to communicate with each other and un…
a human rights group that seeks to end all violations of huma…
Dictatorship
system of government where one person has unlimited power and…
Monarchy
similar to dictatorship however succeroes are usually predete…
17 terms
World Geography--Chapter 6--Human Geography of the US
migration
Columbian Exchange
Louisiana Purchase
frontier
The movement of peoples within a country or region
The movement of plants, animals, and diseases between the Eas…
The territory, including the region between the Mississippi R…
The free, open land in the American West that was available f…
migration
The movement of peoples within a country or region
Columbian Exchange
The movement of plants, animals, and diseases between the Eas…
Human Geography World Religions
The 3 Universal Truths
The 4 Noble Truths
The Eightfold Path
The 5 Precepts
Everything in life is impermanent and always changing. Becaus…
all life is suffering, the cause of suffering is desire, the…
right view, right intentions, right speech, right action, rig…
Do not harm any life being. Do not steal. Respect each other.…
The 3 Universal Truths
Everything in life is impermanent and always changing. Becaus…
The 4 Noble Truths
all life is suffering, the cause of suffering is desire, the…
25 terms
World history human geography
Universalizing
Animist
Ethnic
Monotheistic
Seeking followers all around the world
A concept spirits/souls in nonhumans
Not spread around the world, focus in one ethnic group
one god
Universalizing
Seeking followers all around the world
Animist
A concept spirits/souls in nonhumans
World and Human Geography
Ethnicity
Nationality
Race
Migration
Identity with a group of people that share common heredity an…
the way of life of a tightly knit group of people who share c…
Identity with a group of people who share a biological ancestor
there are push and pull factors
Ethnicity
Identity with a group of people that share common heredity an…
Nationality
the way of life of a tightly knit group of people who share c…
28 terms
Human Geography world religions
Ritual
Universalizing Religion
ethnic religion
Judaism, Islam, Christianity
Behavior, often regularly practiced, that has personal and sy…
A belief system that is worldwide in scope, welcomes all peop…
A belief system largely confined to the members of a single e…
What are the three abrahamic faiths?
Ritual
Behavior, often regularly practiced, that has personal and sy…
Universalizing Religion
A belief system that is worldwide in scope, welcomes all peop…
11 terms
The Human World (Geography)
Birthrate
Deathrate
Natural Increase
Migration
# of births per year for every 1000 people
# of deaths per year for every 1000 people
The difference between births and deaths shows growthrate
Movement of people from place to place
Birthrate
# of births per year for every 1000 people
Deathrate
# of deaths per year for every 1000 people
42 terms
World Human Geography
Regionalization
census data
patterns of composition
demography
the process of dividing an area into smaller segments based o…
an official counting of the population with details as to age…
the age, sex, race, ethnicity and rural/urban distribution of…
the statistical study of human populations; related to popula…
Regionalization
the process of dividing an area into smaller segments based o…
census data
an official counting of the population with details as to age…
World Geography Human Character
government
tariff
dictatorship
developed country
institution in a society that makes and enforces laws
tax that a government places on an imported product
participatory form of govt in which one person, or a small gr…
country whos economy is main dependent on secondary and servi…
government
institution in a society that makes and enforces laws
tariff
tax that a government places on an imported product
30 terms
Early Human/world geography
Equator
what is the starting point for measuri…
Hemisphere
Prime Meridian
zero degrees latitude; imaginary line that circles the globe
EQUATOR
half of a sphere (Earth); there are four of them on Earth (N,…
Zero degrees longitude; imaginary line that runs from hte Nor…
Equator
zero degrees latitude; imaginary line that circles the globe
what is the starting point for measuri…
EQUATOR
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Human Geography : World Cities
Millionaire city
Mega City
World City
Synergy
City with over 1 million inhabitants
City with over 10 million inhabitants
Major center for finance, trade, politics that has global ser…
Companies working together
Millionaire city
City with over 1 million inhabitants
Mega City
City with over 10 million inhabitants
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