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Human Geography - Cultures & Geography: Help and Review Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What do we call aspects of a large, diverse culture that can bind various subcultures within it together?

Question 2 2. Which group of traits is an example of a culture complex?

Question 3 3. An area where several culture regions make up a larger area is called a culture _____.

Question 4 4. An area where several cultures have traits in common is called a culture _____.

Question 5 5. How do customs develop?

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Question 6 6. A _____ always entails some type of act, while a _____ may include an act, idea or thing.

Question 7 7. What do we call the beliefs and traditions of a group of people?

Question 8 8. How do buildings and agriculture exemplify a culture?

Question 9 9. Buildings and roads and other parts of the physical landscape that represent culture are called _____.

Question 10 10. What do we call an area where a culture is not at its most concentrated, but still has an impact?

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Question 11 11. People living in coastal regions around the world enjoy the beach. It does not matter what country you visit, when you go to the beach you will find people using it in similar ways: surfing, playing in the water, building sand castles and playing games. This similar use of beaches that one can enjoy around the world is known as _____.

Question 12 12. The center of a culture, where the traditions are strongest and often develop, is called a culture _____.

Question 13 13. Which region is south of Europe and is believed to be the location of the first humans?

Question 14 14. Anya's grandmother is from Mexico, she treasures a silver and turquoise bracelet that her grandmother gave her. This piece of jewelry is an example of a(n):

Question 15 15. Although Jamaica has a national bobsleigh team that competed in the Winter Olympics, why isn't bobsledding considered part of its culture?

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Question 16 16. The idea that people from different cultures will observe and make decisions about the environment differently is known as _____.

Question 17 17. The ideas and beliefs that express what a culture is are described as _____.

Question 18 18. Which region is north of Africa and has played a vital role in modern history?

Question 19 19. Which region contains Russia, China, Japan, and other countries?

Question 20 20. New Guinea and New Zealand are located in which region?

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Question 21 21. Culture is BEST defined as:

Question 22 22. Joel practices Judaism, but almost no one else in his town does. What would we call this area, relative to Joel's culture?

Question 23 23. Which of the following regions are wholly located in the Western Hemisphere?

Question 24 24. The people from a small village in a remote area of Arizona have produced a new, distinctive genre of music. How would this music be described from a cultural perspective?

Question 25 25. Mentifacts are _____.

Human Geography - Cultures & Geography: Help and Review Chapter Exam Instructions

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