Location 1 : Brazil
Religion: The major religion in
Brazil is Roman Catholic.
Some of the Holidays that
Roman Catholics Celebrate are
Mary, Mother of God, Ash
Wednesday, Palm Sunday,
Holy Thursday, Good Friday,
Holy Saturday, Eastern
Like author Naomi Klein (see "Resources"), "The Merchants of Cool" argues that advertising has
changed from sponsoring culture to becoming culture (e.g., Sprite sponsoring a concert as
opposed to Sprite becoming a component of hip hop cul
Unit 2 Vocabulary & Concepts
Please print out the following Vocabulary & Concepts for Unit 2. This is to give you
a more specific idea of what we will cover during the next 4 (or so) weeks.
Keeping a notebook would be a great idea.
This should be in it (r
1) Have these countries reached long-term equilibrium, in which approximately 3/4 of the
people live in urban areas & 1/4 in rural area?
China will not allow itself to reach long term equilibrium, as it retains 70% of its
population in ru
Week 9 Practice
1. Briefly describe today's immigrants in terms of numbers, main source areas, and skills/education.
The majority of todays immigrants in the U.S come from Mexico, Honduras, El Salvador, and Guatemala.
U.S.s foreign born population was 40.
1. define migration- Migration is a permanent move to a new location.
2. explain the effects migrations have had on both geography and history- It has
contributed to the evolution and developmen
The Partition of Hindus and Muslims in 1947
Factors pushing Muslims into the new Islamic country of Pakistan were mainly political;
many were forced to immigrate, while it was also supported by the Muslim party. There was also
a push factor to flee the la
2nd Period AP Human Geography
Superb Maps from the Institute for the Study of War (ISW) and the Kurdish Issue