120. What effect did Martin Luthers translation of the Bible into German
have on the common language of Germany? - Martin Luthers
translation of the Bible into German helped to standardize the
common language of Germany
121. Todays world distribution of E
Can you correctly identify lines of latitude versus longitude?
Do you have basic definitional and applied grasps of the major
concepts listed above in section A?
Questions related to surfing history, culture, and spatial di
The United States, Russia, France, and Canada are the
four large-scale producers of what type of crop?
Events lessening effect of Thomas Malthus's Theory
New Crops, incresed
productivity, transportation and storage, technology
prevent China from becoming a developed country, so the new
policy was put in effect. Those who do not comply pay extra taxes.
In some rural areas where farm workers are in short supply,
families are allowed to have two children. Among some of the
polytheism was the usual practice. The Quran states that it all
began with God agreeing to a covenant with Abraham. Muslims
believe that they, Muhammad and the people of Arabia, were the
descendants of Abraham through his older son, born of his wifes
ethnic heritage. When that feeling becomes one of seeing ones
society as superior and others as inferior it turns the corner and
becomes negative. When others are viewed as inferior, they are
usually exploited. Look at the Native Americans in North & Sout
son Isaac. He didnt try to start a new religion. He taught that he
was calling his fellow Jews to practice Judaism as it should be
practiced. He was a kind of reformer. Some Jews accepted his
teachings; however, other rejected them. After Jesus death (and
Another reason is that that is the language of the USA which has
been the dominant economic power in the world for about 80 years.
In most European countries, Latin American countries, Russia,
China, etc., students learn English as a second language. No
Some have very positive approaches to life, whereas others
always expect the worst. The Russians struggled against nature
and other societies for centuries. It wasnt easy, and they were
often thrown back. Listen to their music and you will hear an
communicate very effectively in the language. They learn by
observation and imitation.
Objectives the concepts of what people should work or strive for.
Among the Aborigines it used to be to know ones lineage
completely back to the earliest ancestors. A p
control measures and may be less influenced by cultural or
religious traditions that support large families. The result is a
stable and possibly decline population. Examples: USA, Japan,
125. Thoroughly define the term culture and explain al
and children (born at least 9 months after the wedding) was the
model for the USA. Most families fit that description in 1900.
Today, that may still be a model but fewer and fewer people
actually try to live up to it.
Learned People are not born knowing t
Stage 3 Declining birth rate & Continuing to decline death rate =
moderate growth (declining) 1.5-2.5% - As education continued
and people began moving to the cities, children became less of
an asset than they were on the farm. Now the death rate
inadequate diets. The high birth rate is because the only old age
security comes from having some adult children to care for their
parents since many die, many must be born to insure that a few
(enough) will survive. There are probably no countries today
Shiva is the Destroyer who eventually destroys the created
universe (this has happened three times already) and will,
therefore, destroy this one. After that, Brahma will bring into
existence the 5th cycle or 5th universe. Etc.
123. Explain what a culture
Scattered suburban growth, rather than a continuous and
Moving poor people out of the inner city and having middle
income and upper income people moving in and restoring the old homes.
Central Business Dis
Whether product is consumed on or off the farm What is the most important
distinction for dividing the world into agricultural regions?
Reasons agricultural practices arise in particular regions
knowledge of alternatives, characteristics of the ph
Plantation A large farm that specializes in the commercial production of one
or two crops
Seasonal movement of people with their livestock; typically
from high pastures in the summer to lower valley/pastures in the winters.
1.Can you correctly identify lines of latitude versus longitude?
2. Do you have basic definitional and applied grasps of the major concepts listed
above in section A?
Questions related to Ocean regions and global climat
2. What is time-space convergence and how is it related to
globalization? Is time- space convergence a spatially uniform
process? Do all locations converge at the same rate? Do any
locations diverge? -Time-space convergence is the idea that it
Section: Monday 4:00-4:50
New Hanover Island, located in the northern islands of Papua New Guinea, is
a very desirable destination for many skilled surfers that enjoy surfing exotic
locations. For many years surfers have visited the
TA: Thomas Jensen
Section: Monday 4:00-4:50pm
Hey man! So I just found out about the most perfect spot that Im going to
visit next for my great surf trip! Im going to be visiting New Hanover Island in
Papua New Guinea. New Hanover Isla
Section: Monday 4:00-4:50
The three locations I was assigned seem very interesting to me simply
because I do not know much about them other than their location on a map. I was
assigned New Hanover Island (Papua New Guinea), Ambondro
Agriculture (raising crops and livestock)
What is the leading consumer and
polluter of water in the USA?
positive impacts of forest on ecosystem
biodiversity, absorbing carbon
dioxide, storing carbon, releasing oxygen, reduces erosion, place for habitat a
3/4 or 75% North America and Europe account for nearly what portion of the
Results of Oil Crisis of 1970's An oil embargo imposed on the U.S. from OPEC,
caused gasoline supplies to dwindle in relatively developed countries, and prices
Which business practices are important in stabilizing
resources prices and limiting problems caused by resource scarcity?
How hydrothermal energy is formed or utilized Earth's internal heat in
volcanic areas is used to produce steam to dri
Pluses are its abundant, provide 400 years of proven reserves, and provide
U.S. with electricity.
Minuses are air pollution, land and water impacts or damages, and limited uses
because it is bulky, and a solid incapable for use in engines of buses, cars,
The Native Americans of the southeastern U.S. formerly placed a
high value on yaupon, a species of holly used in ritual. Which factor was most
important in making yaupon a valuable resource to them?
There will be added incentive to find new deposi