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What is a region where a phenomena takes place?
Hearth
What is a dominant branch of Islam?
Sunni
What is self identification with a group sharing a biological ancester?
Race
What religion does not belong to Jerusalem?
Hinduism
What is the Ability to move to one location to another?
Mobility
Which of the following conditions most affect a country?
Landlock
What were the first states in Mesomatamia?
City States
What does the concentric zone model develop with?
Rings
What is a primary religion of India?
Hindu
What is the compacity to do work?
Energy
What is not an energy source?
electricty
What did ships bound to Europe carry?
Rum and molasses, also slaves
Flordia mostly has what kind of people...
A.)Young
B.)Middle aged
C.)Elderly
C.) Elderly
What is the term too many people comparted to resources?
Over-population
What is an area that is organized politically?
State
What is the process of legally adding land to a city?
Annexation
Do most non reneable energy sources...
A.)Form quickly
B.)Form very slowly
B.)Form Very slowly
What is the United States largest resource?
Coal
What is not one of the Germanic Invaders?
Normans
What two minorities live in Belgium?
Flemmings and whaloos
Where do the largest portion of Asian Americans come from?
China
What is the large scale immigration of smart people?
Brain Drain
Which shape most easily fosters?
compact
Comparted to the United Kingdom, the amount of spare in the US is GREATER or LESS.
Greater
What is the most populated country in the world?
China.
What is the genetic alteration of crops?
The Green Revolution
What is 3 or more countries together to provide Unity?
Supernationalism
Which has a smaller scale on a map?
A.) State
B.) World
C.) Country
B.) World
What is a substance in the environment that has use to people?
Resource
What is responsible travel to natural areas?
Ecotourism
What is a form of language spoken in just a local area?
Dialect
What is the worlds largest ETHNIC relgion?
Hinduism
The total output of goods by a country is what?
Gross domestic product (GDP)
Which well know geographer stated the definition of cultural geographer?
Souer
What is the time it takes for the population to doulbe?
Doubling Time
Which land mass is not part of a state?
Antartica
What is the process by which real estate agents convince white people to sell their houses?
Block-busting
What is the way people learn to act and interact with society?
Culture
What was the resource used before the industrial revolution?
Biomass
English is in what language group?
West Germanic
What is a small group broken away from the church?
sect
Which of the follwing events would be a pull factor?
The opening of a new factory
What is the acquisition of data about earth's surface from a satellite?
Remote sensing
What is a collection of languages related through a common ansester that existed serval thousand years ago?
Language branch
What is the portion of the economy concerned with the direct extraction of materials from earth's surface generally through agriculture?
Primary Sector
What is the process of change to single family to abandoment?
Filtering
What is the development of new housing sites?
Sprawl
Where is the best housing located?
Near the edge of the city
What are forms and artifacts placed in places?
Cultural landscape
What is an area of the world that pocesses a certain characteristic?
Region
What is the spread of something over time?
diffusion
What is the classifcation of geographers?
Realms and regions
One answer is?
Greater then the environmental compacity
What is a restriction on behavior?
Taboo
What is a repective act?
Habit
What is the improvement of material condtion?
development
What are countries or regions that take in a lot of immigration?
migration fields
Why did the immigration stop during the 1930's in the US?
Depression and WWII
What kind of conditions do we like?
A.)Cold
B.)Warm
Warm conditions
What are cultural modifications?
acculturation
What are actions or processes that involve the entire world and result in making something worldwide in scope?
Globization
What is the study of where things are found on the earth's surface and the reasons for their location?
Geography
What is the political dominance of another region?
Hegimony
What is the name giving to places of the earth?
Toponym
Which of the following is a fossil fuel?
A.) Gas
B.) Solar
C.) Water
B.) Solar
What is the level of development that can be maintained in a country without depleting resources to the extent that future generations will be unable to achieve a comparable level of develepment?
Sustainable development
Which of the follwing is not a Universalizing Relgion?
A.)Christianity
B.)Hinduism
C.)Judism
C.) Judism
What language is a revised language?
Hebrew
What is the root of all languages?
Latin
What is the most numerious ethnicity in the US?
English
Answer to a question
Rivalries amoung nationality
What is the portion of economy concerned with transportation, communications, and utilties?
Teriary Sector
The answer to the question about hunting and gathering?
ALl of the above
What is growing more than one crop in a certain area?
Double cropping
What identifies places by physical characteristics?
Site
What are nationalities divided amoung more then one state?
Curds
What promoted Urbanization?
The Industrial Revolution
What is the process of change in a countries population through birth rates?
Demographic transition model
What is a specific point on earth distingished by a particular character?
Place
What is the number of persons suitable for agriculture?
physilogical density
Prior to the industrial revolution people relied on what?
Animant power
Dairy was used in the first ring for all of the reason.
All of the above are considered is the answer
What is the most important distinction for agriculture in the world?
Whether the product is consumed on or off the farm
What is consuming more animals then grain?
Pastoral Nomadic
The question about shifting cultivation
The answer is about fertilizer
Many less developed countries are scared of losing customs b/c western customs may come more...
dominant
The process of development begings when...
An elite group takes charge?