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APHG UNIT 1 Review List
1.
2. 4 traditions of Geography
a. Physical Geography tradition
b. Human/Environment tradition
c. Spatial tradition
d. Regional tradition
3. 5 themes of Geography
e. Location
i. Absolute
f.  Relative
g. Place
i. Human characteristics
ii. Physical characteristics
h. Human/Environmental interaction
i. Movement (interaction between places)
j. Regions
ii. Formal/uniform
iii. Functional/nodal
iv. Perceptual/vernacular
1. Cultural landscape
2. Sequent occupance
3. Culture trait
4. Culture hearth
5. Syncretism
6. Density
a. arithmetic,
b. physiological
c. agricultural
7. Diffusion
d. relocation,
e. expansion,
1. hierarchical,
2. contagious,
3. stimulus.
8. Distribution/Concentration
iii. dispersed/scattered,
iv. clustered/agglomerated
9. Environmental determinism
10. Possibilism
11. distance decay
12. time-space compression
13. Geographic Information System (GIS)
14. Global Positioning System (GPS)
15. Remote sensing
16. Grid (North and South Poles, latitude, parallel, equator, longitude, meridian, prime meridian, international date line, Tropic of Cancer/Capricorn) 17. Solstices/equinoxes
18. time zones/GMT
19. Maps
f. scale (large scale, small scale, ratio scale, visual scale, verbal scale) g. types (thematic, cartogram, dot, choropleth, isoline) h. Mental Map
i. Projection (Mercator, interrupted, robinson, polar) j. Use/organization of data in different maps
20. Globalization/Localization
21. Local scale/Global Scale

APHG Population Review
 1.
Overpopulation definition
2. Population Concentrations
3. Most populous countries
4. ecumene
5. arithmetic density
6. physiological density
7. agricultural density
8. crude birth rate
9. crude death rate
10. natural increase rate
11. doubling time
12. total fertility rate
13. infant mortality rate
14. life expectancy
15. demographic transition a. stage 1 b. stage 2 c. stage 3 d. stage 4 16. dependency rate
17. Thomas Malthus
18. Epdemiologic transition
19. AIDS
20. Population policy
21. Expansive
22. eugenic
23. restrictive
24. One child policy
25. immigration law
26. Australian Immigration Restriction act, 1901
27. U.S. A. National Origins Law, 1929
28. U.S.A. European immigration restrictions, 1921
29. Population pyramid interpretation
30. Demographic transition model graph

UNIT3
APHG Migration Review
 
1.
2. Mobility
3. Brain Drain
4. chain migration
5. circulation
6. counterurbanization
7. suburbanization
8. emigration
9. forced migration
10. guest workers
11. immigration
12. U.S. Center of population
13. Migration trends in LDCs compared to MDCs
14. Ravensteins laws (age, gender of migrants, etc)
15. internal migration
16. international migration
17. intervening obstacle
18. intervening opportunity
19. human trafficing
20. smuggling
21. “peaks” and “valleys” in U.S. migration
22. migration transition
23. mobility
24. net migration
25. gravity model
26. pull factor
27. push factor
28. quotas
29. refugees
30. economic migrants
31. undocumented immigrants
32. voluntary migration
33. absolute distance
34. activity space
35. commuting
36. counter migration
37. cyclic movement
38. distance decay
39. external migration
40. internally displaced persons (intranational refugees) 41. nomadism
42. seasonal migration
43. periodic movement
44. immigration laws from ch. 7 yellow book
45. step migration
46. types of migrants
47. catalysts of migration
48. regions of dislocation...
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