The flow lines on the map above most likely represent the movement of
All of the following are examples of the spatial analysis tradition in geography EXCEPT the
Which of the following concepts could best be explained by the theory of possibilism?
Which of the following are the best examples of vernacular regions?
An international company is looking to expand its network of factories, which use labor-intensive production methods, in a region of the world experiencing significant growth in the working-age population. Based on the data in the table, which of the following regions should the company choose?
Which of the following sets of maps would help explain how scale of inquiry affects truth?
Twenty-four specific objects transmit complex radio codes, including time signals traveling at the speed of light. You can contact at least 4 of the 24 objects at any time of day or night.
The technology described above allows the determination of which of the following?
The "why of where" refers to
The satellite images show changes to a portion of the Louisiana coast between 1984 and 2017. The table shows the changes in land acreage. Which of the following best describes the changes and a consequence of the changes?
The shaded areas on the map above most likely indicate regions that are affected or threatened by which of the following?
A political polling company wants to use census data to collect information on voters in a city by neighborhood. Based on the types of information collected in the survey form, which of the following could be mapped using census data?
The sex ratio represented in the age-sex graph above for Country X is most likely the result of
All of the following twentieth-century migration streams were propelled by persecution or open conflict EXCEPT
Assuming a world population of 5,700,000,000 and an annual growth rate of 1.6 percent, how many people will be added to the world's population in the next year?
Based on the data shown, which of the following describes the most likely population context for the countries listed?
Which of the following countries is best described as being at Stage 3 of the demographic transition model?
Which of the following country demographics would be used to explain the need for the pronatalist policies shown?
The low birth and death rates for a country in stage 4 of the demographic transition model are best explained by
Even though total fertility rates have been declining in some less-developed countries, the total population has continued to grow. This is primarily because a high percentage of the population is
In recent decades, all of the following have played a major role in the rapid growth of Sun Belt cities of the United States EXCEPT
In the early twenty-first century, the largest number of refugees is located on which of the following continents?
Which term best describes the majority of voluntary migrants from South Asia to the Persian Gulf countries of Bahrain, Qatar, and Kuwait during the 1990s and 2000s?
The early United States population was predominantly Protestant. In the nineteenth century, urban populations became increasingly Roman Catholic, especially in the cities of the Northeastern United States. This shift in the pattern of religion was caused by
Which of the following best identifies the data for the Eastern Great Rift Valley, shown on the map?
Which scenario best explains the process of assimilation?
At some point in their recent history, all of the following countries became divided into two political entities as a result of cultural or ideological conflict EXCEPT
The state of California, often considered a hearth of environmental laws, will be the first state to ban plastic straws. Which of the following statements best describes the likely spread of this environmental practice?
Cities in India have a competitive advantage over cities in China as locations for international consumer services, such as call centers and bill processing. This advantage has its origins in which of the following?
Identify which of the following concepts or processes is symbolized by the pagoda in the image.
Cultural landscape can be defined as
Which of the following geographic concepts can be identified using information evident in the image?
Which of the following features is most useful for describing the cultural landscape shown in the image?
Cultural landscape is closest in meaning to which of the following?
Identify the cultural trait that influences the architecture of the cultural landscape shown in the image.
Based on the two images, which of the following statements best explains the geographic process that took place as Islam diffused from its hearth?
Which of the following best exemplifies the diffusion of popular culture throughout the world in contemporary society?
The photograph shows a road sign in the Republic of Ireland. Which of the following best describes the sign's significance within the cultural landscape?
The sign shown in the image includes an Internet address for the county government. Explain how the sign illustrates the cultural tensions between traditional languages and English.
Which of the following best explains how the English language diffused to the location shown in the image?
If four languages have similar words for numbers and the names of fish, but different names for a certain disease, what might be concluded about the time at which the disease first diffused?
Which of the following best explains the Internet’s homogenizing effect on global language patterns?
How does the map illustrate global diffusion of the French language from its cultural hearth in Paris?
Which of the following language-location pairs best exemplifies the process of relocation diffusion of language in the twentieth century?
Swahili in East Africa and English in global commerce are examples of
In the late nineteenth century, a large proportion of Swedish immigrants that came to the United States settled in rural areas of Minnesota. Descendants of these communities remain in Minnesota today, as shown on the map. Which of the following best describes the pattern of Swedish-American ethnicity within Minnesota’s cultural landscape?
The alignment of ancient Chinese cities toward the cardinal directions (north, south, east, west) best illustrates the importance of which of the following factors in the shaping of these early cities?
The diffusion pattern of Walmart stores, which have spread from small towns to large cities throughout the United States, is an example of
The Indo-European language family includes the major languages of Europe and those dominant in all the following regions EXCEPT
The spread of specialty coffee shops across the United States in the 1990s is an example of
The term “cultural diffusion” refers to the
The world’s three major monotheistic religions originated in which of the following regions?
Toponyms in southern California reflect which of the following?
Which of the following areas has the greatest linguistic fragmentation?
Which of the following best defines Carl Sauer’s concept of cultural landscape?
Which of the following correctly lists the four major ancient culture hearths?