Busy. Please wait.
Log in using Clever

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
Sign up using Clever

Username is available taken
show password


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
Your email address is only used to allow you to reset your password. See our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Didn't know it?
click below
Knew it?
click below
Don't know
Remaining cards (0)
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Unit 3

Immigration to change residence from a country to begin living permanently in another country
Emigration to leave one’s own country to settle permanently in another
Push Factor factors that trigger out-migration. These factors may be cultural, political, economic, or environmental.
Pull Factor factors that attract people to a place. These factors may be cultural, political, economic, or environmental.
Chain Migration migration of people to a specific location because relatives or members of the name nationality previously migrated there
Voluntary Migration type of migration in which people choose to leave
Forced Migration type of migration in which people leave because of war, natural disaster, and government
Refugee people who flee a place to escape persecution or disaster
Hierarchical Diffusion the spread of an idea from a person of power to other people or large city to smaller city
Relocation Diffusion the spread of an idea through the physical movement of people
Contagious Diffusion the rapid spread of an idea throughout a population (usually spreads through media)
Created by: HCSWorldGeo



Use these flashcards to help memorize information. Look at the large card and try to recall what is on the other side. Then click the card to flip it. If you knew the answer, click the green Know box. Otherwise, click the red Don't know box.

When you've placed seven or more cards in the Don't know box, click "retry" to try those cards again.

If you've accidentally put the card in the wrong box, just click on the card to take it out of the box.

You can also use your keyboard to move the cards as follows:

If you are logged in to your account, this website will remember which cards you know and don't know so that they are in the same box the next time you log in.

When you need a break, try one of the other activities listed below the flashcards like Matching, Snowman, or Hungry Bug. Although it may feel like you're playing a game, your brain is still making more connections with the information to help you out.

To see how well you know the information, try the Quiz or Test activity.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards