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Ms. Paunov

A.P. Human Midterm

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Newest major religion islam
largest nationality in the world with out a state kurds
the scientific study of pop. characteristics demography
what country did buddhism come from? india and southern nepal
what are the 4 motives of european colonization? greed,gold,god,glory
what are the 4 major world religions buddhism,hinduism,christianity and islam
whats the largest state in the world russia
name the largest piece of land that is not a state Antartica
what is the study of how human activity is organized spatially and the relationship between people and places? human geography
name the projection that presents the true shapes of landmasses but distorts their sizes ex.)greenland is bigger than south america mercator
rap music was intially spread by what type of diffusion heirarchical
Newest major religion islam
largest nationality in the world with out a state kurds
the scientific study of pop. characteristics demography
what country did buddhism come from? india and southern nepal
what are the 4 motives of european colonization? greed,gold,god,glory
what are the 4 major world religions buddhism,hinduism,christianity and islam
whats the largest state in the world russia
name the largest piece of land that is not a state Antartica
what is the study of how human activity is organized spatially and the relationship between people and places? human geography
name the projection that presents the true shapes of landmasses but distorts their sizes ex.)greenland is bigger than south america mercator
eating black eyed peas on new years day in south america is an exampleof this.. custom or cultural trait
what is the use of a language distinctive to a particular group dialect
the number of people per unit of measure arithmetic density
"philadelphia is about 90 miles south to new york" this is an example of.. situation or relative location
forced migration of the native americans from the u.s. to oklahoma in the 1830's trail of tears
"I'm sorry the pizza at dominos isnt as good as the pizza in napoli italy" explains the problem of.. distance decay
after this war states were created in europe based on language ex.)Poland world war 1
prior to the arrival of europeans;native americans practiced.. aminism and shamanism
religious ceremonies for 12 and 13 year olds are often referred to as these.. rights of passage
this has resulted in greater international interdependence globalization
this type of religion actively seeks converts universalizing
the art and science of map making cartography
a standard language understood by people of various linguistic traditions that is used for buisness and commerce lingua franca
the region where innovative ideas originate, like the fertile crescent hearth
about 50% of the world's population seak a language from this family indo european
the othermane foe zero degrees long which passes through greenwich, england prime meridian
these people move temporarilyto other countries for jobs and send remitance payments home guest workers
involves permenant move FROM a location emigration
process where new ethnic group becomes integrated into a larger culture assimilation
during the great migration beginning around 1915, african americans moved from the rural south to these cities
continent that probably has the most tv sets per 1000 people north america
the absolute distance between 2 places is typically measured in miles or kilometers
encompasses the largest number of languagesd language family
hinduism originated in india
human built objects such as farm and vineyard are examples of cultural landscape
the scientific study of population characteristics domography
population theorist believed that the world's rate of population increase was far outrunning the production of food supplies malthus
according to guns, germs, and steel, this was the cause of the dramatic collapse of native americans population diring the colonial period eurasion diseases
around here, one is probably more likely to shop at citrus park than international plaza becuse of this factor friction of disatance
europe entered this stage of the deomographic transition in the 19th century, but most of the rest of the world did so in the 2oth century as a result of advances in medical care and declining death rate- big population growth resulted stage 2
the death of this man would lead to the split between the shi'a and sunni over the issue of the succession of leadership in Islam mohommad
where are microstates? european islands,carribean island, pacific
second largest religion and also the newest islam
where does stage four of the demographic transition model end? at 0
where is islams cultural hearth located iran
what happens to an economy to go into stage 3 when people get richer;more money for birth control. CBR goes down causes stage 3
the exact measure of the seperation between two points using a standard measure absolute distance
laws no longer in effect in south africa that physically seperated different races into different geographic areas apartheid
process of less dominant cultures losing their culture to a more dominant culture assimilation
process by which a state breaks down through conflicts among its ethnicities balkanization
the science and study of map making cartography
the complete enumeration of a population done every 10 years census
also called genetic political boundaries because it has to do with the evolution of boundaries boundary origins
define centripetal and centrifugal forces centripetal-attitude that tends to unify ppl.and enhance support for a state centrifugal-attitude that tends to lead to the breakup of a state
Because of its numerous ethnic groups, this existing country would be extremely unlikely to engage in cultural nationalism United States
Before 1994 in South Africa, this system controlled the actions of Blacks on almost everything but their choice of religion Apartheid
The formula for Natural Increase Crude Birth Rate minus Crude Death Rate
The population pyramid for Naples, Florida would probably look like this inverted
This organization has significantly reduced the importance of individual states, especially those using its currency european union
In order to satisfy the demands of competing nationalities, states have often adopted this form of government federal
It appears from the archaeological evidence that the first city-states began here fertile crescent
According to Mackinder, if you want to rule the world, you should be this country russia
An area of land that has territory, government and population state
In the 19th Century, European countries divided up this continent to protect established interests africa
This is the prevalent form of Christianity in South America Roman Catholicism
Because of these, Geographic Information Systems have become successful computers
This country is said to have so many colonies in the 19th and early 20th centuries that the sun never set on its empire great britain or british empire
The Shi’a branch of Islam is the official religion in this country iran
The push factor that led to so many people from Ireland settling in the US in the 1840s the potato famine
territories that are legally tied to a soveriegn state rather than completely independent colonies
attempt by one country to establish settlements and impose its political economic and cultural principles in another territory colonialism
regulated european colonization and trade in africa during the new imperialism period and coincided with germany's sudden emergence as imperial power conference of berlin (1884)
the total # of living births in a year for every 1,000 people alive in society crude birth rate
the total # of deaths in a year for every 1,000 people alive in society crude death rate
the frequency with which something exists with in a given unit of area density
the ratio # of farmers to the amount of arable land agricultural density
the 3rd of the worlds major universalizing religions buddhism
the diminishing in importance and eventual disappearance of a phenomenon with increasing distance from its origin distance decay
identity with a group of people that share distinct physical and mental traits as a product of common heredity and cultural traditions ethnicity
international organization comprised of western european countries to promote free trade among members. (established in 1958) european union
an internal organization of a state that allocates most powers to units of local government federal
control of territory already occupied and organized by an indigenous society imperialism
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