FINAL EXAM STUDY GUIDE
The following is a list of locations, physical features, terms and subjects that may be on
the Final Exam.
As stated on the syllabus, this list is NOT comprehensive and I reserve
the right to include any material from the book or class lectures not mentioned here.
Please also be aware of major countries, cities and physical features from the regions
studied since the midterm.
Terms and Concepts:
Complementarity, supranationalism, devolution, diffusion, conurbation, shatter belt,
permafrost, russification, ghetto, mosaic culture, postindustrialism, ecumene, Pacific
Ring of Fire, arpilleras, acculturation, transculturation, plural society, Iberian Peninsula,
Latin America, Central America, South America, Simon Bolivar, Monroe Doctrine,
indigenismo, Altiplano, Intertropical Convergence (ITC), spatial economic activities,
Balkan War, industrial revolution, North European Plain, difference between UK-Great
Britain-England, urbanization, Benelux, the Continental Core of Europe, EC/EU, NATO,