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AP Human Geo Final
A study guide for the final!
|All the biotic and abiotic factors that act on an organism, population, or ecological community and influence its survival and development.
|The organisms themselves, their food, and their interactions.
|Such items as sunlight, soil, air , water, climate, and pollution.
|The portion of the earth's surface that is permanently settled by human beings.
|A venture involving three or more national states-political, economic, and or cultural cooperation to promote shared objectives.
|The process whereby regions within a state demand and gain political strength and growing autonomy at the expense of the central government.
|Four ways of identifying location
|Toponym, site, situation, absolute.
|Spreading form one place to another.
|Fundamental geographic question
|Why of Where?
|Thinking spatially, producing mental images of space which allows us to navigate and to communicate about relative positon of tings in space.
|Transfering the image of a globe on a flat peice of paper.
|Typos on maps.
|Gathering data form satelites for cartographic purposes.
|Computer systems that process geographic data usually to make layerd maps.
|gEOGRAPHIC iNFORMATION sYSTEMS (GIS)
|The relative location of a place.
|A region which the characteristics apply thoroughout.