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World Geo study guide

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World Geo study guide GEOG 10003-081

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This is the world geo study for exam #1
World Regional Geography
Dr. Julie Weinert
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This 2 page Study Guide was uploaded by DeMarcos Lowery on Wednesday February 17, 2016. The Study Guide belongs to GEOG 10003-081 at Southern Illinois University Carbondale taught by Dr. Julie Weinert in Spring 2016. Since its upload, it has received 36 views. For similar materials see World Regional Geography in Geography at Southern Illinois University Carbondale.


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Date Created: 02/17/16
GEOG 103 World Regional Geography Study Guide Exam 1 To prepare for the exam you should be familiar with the following concepts as they were discussed in class lectures and in the book. As always, if you would like additional help or information you can send an e-mail, stop by office hours, or make an appointment to talk. There will be 30 multiple choice, 10 matching, and a short-answer question on the exam. You will have the entire class period to complete the exam. Questions will be drawn from chapters 1-3 and the appendix. Chapter 1: A World of Regions What is Geography? Imperialism and colonialism Region (Meaning of terms, Motivations for Countries in each world region imperialism and colonialism) Spatial scale Hegemony Globalization Neocolonialism (Difference from Colonialism?) Plate tectonics (convergent, divergent, and transform plate Economic sectors (primary, boundaries) secondary, tertiary, quaternary) The seasons Measurements of development Weather and climate Neoliberalism Anthropogenic climate change Demographic transition model Division of labor and international Culture (hearths, religion, language, division of labor homogenization, dissonance) Commodification of nature Supranational organization Appendix Map Mental/Cognitive Maps Map Projections Chapter 2: Europe Role of the Sea Population Dynamics (Migration, Physiographic Regions migrant workers) Climate (How does it compare to Culture (General trends, North America?) xenophobia, minority groups) Industrial Revolution Cold War Effects of Wars Balkan conflict Communism in Eastern Europe Economic characteristics (Where? When? Effects? Iron European Union (Where? When? Curtain, Transition challenges) Why? What does it do? CAP, Benefits and drawbacks of expansion and membership) Chapter 3: The Russian Federation, Central Asia, and the Transcaucasus Physiographic Regions Soviet leaders and policies Climate (Continental Climate, (Collectivization, Industrialization) permafrost) Buffer states (Where? Why?) Natural landscapes Cold War Natural resources Breakup of Soviet Empire (When? Environmental History (Pollution, Why? Aftermath? Winners and Aral Sea) losers? Transition challenges?) Basics of Communist Theory Population distribution and Command Economy dynamics Ethnic groups and conflict Irredentism


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