Geography

Ch. 1 essential of geography

Geography literally means To write about the earth We often divide the geographic science into 5 themes Location place region movement human-earth relationships Which of the following comprise the fundamental duality in the field of Read more…

Geography

Geography World Biomes

What are the major Biomes of the Earth? (5) – Forest and Woodland – Grassland – Tundra – Desert – Alpine What 2 types of canopies are there? Closed and Open canopies What influences the Read more…

Geography

AP Human Geography Agriculture

adaptive strategies the unique way in which each culture uses its particular physical environment; those aspects of culture that serve to provide the necessities of life- food, clothing, shelter, and defense. agrarian People or societies Read more…

Geography

AP human geography chapter 5

language a system of words used in a particular discipline language family a group of languages that have a common origin protolanguage language ancestral to several daughter languages speech community A group of people who Read more…

Geography

AP Human Geography Unit 6 Vocab

Brandt Line divides the more developed north from the less developed south Dependency Theory a model of economic and social development that explains global inequality in terms of the historical exploitation of poor nations by Read more…

Geography

AP Human Geography Key Terms 3

Absolute Distance The distance that can be measured with a standard unit of length, such as a mile or kilometer. Absolute Location The exact position of an object or place, measured within the spatial coordinates Read more…

Geography

AP Human Geography 2

Scale representation of a real-world phenomenon at a certain level of reduction or generalization; represented as a fraction (large scale = large detail, small area; small scale = small detain, large area). Ecumene The proportion Read more…

Geography

Geography Terms

archipelago a group or chain of islands canal long and narrow strip of water made for boats or for irrigation canyon deep and narrow valley with steep walls cape a strip of land projecting into Read more…