GEOG 1192: Mid-Term
1. Complete the following conversions using exact conversion factors (round your
answers to 1 decimal place)
2. Name the projec
November 11, 2015
Modern concept of industry means the
manufacturing of goods in a factory.
Origin: northern England and southern Scotland
in second half of 18th century.
Industrial Revolution refers to
improvements made in i
Political Geography Part
OCTOBER 26, 2015
National governments can be classified as democratic,
autocratic, or anocratic.
A democracy is a country in which citizens elect leaders
and can run for office.
An autocracy is a country that
November 28, 2015
United Nations (UN) developed a metric to measure the level
of development of every country called the Human
Development Index (HDI).
It is based on three factors:
1. Decent standard of living
2. Long and healthy life
Food and Agriculture
November 4, 2015
The time when humans first domesticated plants and
animals and no longer relied entirely on hunting and
gathering was known as the agricultural revolution.
Agriculture originated in multiple
Development 2: The Path to
November 2, 2015
Two Paths to Development
Developing countries chose of two models to promote development:
Countries encourage domestic production of goods, discourage foreign
ownership of busine
AGRICULTURE 2: ISSUES
November 9, 2015
CHALLENGES FOR FARMERS IN
Subsistence farmers must feed an increasing
number of people because of rapid
population growth in developing countries.
Food supply increase
Industry and Manufacturing:
The Industry Strikes Back
November 16, 2015
Changes within Developed Regions
Shifts within the U.S.
Industrialization during the late 19th and early 20th centuries largely
bypassed the South, because they lacked the needed in
Photo essay Project with Prezi
Chose a thesis
Chose a topic and my stance (What are you trying to show about this topic)
Research the topic
Include at least 10 photos (Landscapes, close ups, portraits, different angles, people, objects)
Make sure to inclu
IMAGERY (CLOUD COVER)
TO A WEATHER MAP (H
& L PRESSURE CELLS & FRONTS)
NOAA: H & L/FRONT MAPS AND GOOGLE EARTH: CLOUD COVER
FRONT MAP: HIGHS (ANTICYCLONES) & LOWS
EXAM # 1 STUDY GUIDE: PLEASE COMPLETE AND RETURN FOR EXTRA
Chapter 1: Introduction to Earth
Learning Outcome 1.1 Distinguish the key concerns for geographers who study the world. 4
Learning Outcome 1.2 Analyze how geographers use
EXAM # 2 Learning Outcomes: PLEASE COMPLETE AND RETURN FOR EXTRA CREDIT
Chapter 5: Atmospheric Pressure and Wind
Chapter Five introduces air pressure as a primary determinate in weather and climate. This
chapter evaluates how areas of high and low pressur
GEOGRAPHY 1101: Quiz # 1 Study Guide (not an assignment, do not
need to hand in)
1. Please define latitude.
a. Maximum # of degrees covered by latitude in one hemisphere?
b. Longest/largest line of latitude?
c. What is so important about the Tropic of Can
Instructor Adam Polk
March 28th 2016
Tornados, humanities biggest, intriguing and amazing Foe.
Throughout history, humans have been particularly amazed and
intrigued by the forces of nature, mostly with the weather. Since the dawn of
Geography 1101: Physical Geography
1- What are the two main types of glaciers? (2 points)
Continental Ice sheets and Mountain Glaciers
2- Where can the majority of contemporary glaciation be found? (2 points)
In Greenland and Antartica
Geography 1101: Physical Geography
1) What is the difference between absorption and reflection? (2 points)
The main difference is that absorption is when we can appreciate colors, this is because is
the only one left that it was not refle
July 14, 2016
Terrestrial Flora and Fauna and the Destruction of a Biome
Each corner of the world is as unique as it is overflowing with life. Even in some of the most
unimaginable places, life finds a w
Take Test: Week 7 Quiz: Religion
Assistive Technology Tips [opens in new window]
Choose the best answer from the following choices. You will have one hour to
complete the 30 questions on the quiz, however all
A group of languages that share a common origin but have since
evolved into individual languages is a
According to the maps and diagrams in this
1. A repetitive act performed by an individual is a
1. A restriction on behavior imposed by social custom is a
Chapter 3 Quiz
The greatest total number of foreign-born residents can be found in
Most guest workers head for which parts of Europe?
The _ that reached Europe from Central Asia in the 1300s was spread
by fleas infecting rats, which were carried from port to port on most ships.
Bubonic Flea Plague
Flea Plague, or bubonic
Black Blight, or bubonic flu,
Module 1: World Population Distribution and Growth
How is arithmetic density calculated?
By dividing the total population by the total land area in a country
When demographers and population geographers use the
Module 2: Regional Variations in Population Growth
and Health Issues
The Chinese government drafted the One Child Policy in 1979
as a reaction to the experience of which of the following stages of
the demographic transition?
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