Flashcards in physical And Cultural Geography Deck (29)
what are the five themes of geography?
movement, region, human environment interaction, location, place
what are the three types of regions?
formal, functional, perceptual
give an example of a formal region
give an example of a functional region
bus or subway route
give an example of a perceptual region
South, hood, ghetto
what causes erosion?
water, wind, ice
why is The earth constantly changing physically?
belief in a supreme power or powers that controls the universe is the definition of what?
what is the belief in many gods?
give an example of polytheism
hinduism, Buddhism, and Amnist religion
what is the belief in one God?
give an example of monotheism
judaism, Islam, Christianity
what are the five pillars of faith in Islamic?
A statement of faith, pray five times a day, charity, pilgrimage to Mecca, fasting
what religion is the caste system in?
what is the caste system?
social classes/outlawed because of discrimination
what is population distribution?
when people are spread out over an area
what natural resource do most people live by?
_Is the most populated country in the world
what country will most likely be the most populated in 50 years?
what are the four economic activities?
primary, secondary, tertiary, Quaternary
what is a totalitarian government?
One person or small group of people rule
never run out
when they are used up, theyre gone
give an example of a renewable resource
Sun, trees, wind, water
give an example of a nonrenewable resource
Oil, natural gas, coal, fossil fuels
what are human resources?
what is the capital resource?
what is GDP stand for?
Gross domestic product