AP Human Geography Vocab Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

Centrifugal Force
Centripetal Force
Compact State
Core-Periphery Model
Devolution
Elongated State
European Union
Fragmented State
Geometric Boundary
Geopolitics
Gerrymandering
Heartland Theory
Multinational State
NAFTA
Nation
Nation-State
NATO
Peferorated State
Prorupted State
Sovereignty
State
WTO

Political Geography Crossword

Political Geography  Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

A state in which the distance from the center to any boundary does not vary signicantly
A state with more than one nation within its borders
A state whose territory is long and narrow in shape
Political boundary defined and delimited as a straight line or an arc
Processes that incorporate higher levels of education, salaries and more technology
A state that includes several discontinuous pieces of territory
A wide arena that helps us understand the arrangements and forces that are transforming the map of the world
The process of redrawing legislative boundaries for the purpose of benefiting the party in power
A state whose territory corresponds by a particular ethnicity that has been transformed into a nationality
A group of people with common cultural characteristics and identify themselves as a cohesive group
This organization provided collective security to its members
Agreement to eliminate the barriers to trade in, and facilitate the cross-border movement of goods and services between the countries
Forces that tend to unify a country
Forces that tend to divide a country

Political Geography Word Search

Political Geography Word Search
Type
Word Search
Description

supranational union
Heartland-Rimland
semi-periphery
balkanization
international
allocational
superimposed
nation-state
centrifugal
centripetal
sovereignty
devolution
perforated
periphery
elongated
physical
boundary
prorupt
exclave
enclave
compact
nation
state
core

AP Human Geography Crossword

AP Human Geography Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

Portion of a terriotory surrounded by a larger territory. Ex: Lesotho
A sovereign state entirely enclosed by land. Ex: Switzerland
Small neutral country between 2 hostile countries. Ex: North Korea
Organization that consists of a number of parties united in an alliance. Ex: Canada
A boundary that has a naturally occuring barrier between two areas. Ex: rivers
A state whose territory is long and narrow. Ex: Chile
Drawing of a legislative district boundary to benefit a party or group. Ex: Germany election of 2000
A state that poses a roughly circular shape. Ex: Poland
A state that includes several discontinuous pieces of territory. Ex: Indonesia
A state that completely surrounds another. Ex: South Africa
A boundary that follows a regular geometric pattern. Ex: Boundary between Indonesia and Papua New Guinea
International organization formed to increase cooperation among member countries. Ex: The US, France, Republic of China
A state that exhibits a narrow, elongated land extension. Ex: Thailand
Part of a country that's separated from the rest of the country and surrounded by foreign country. Ex: Naxcivan
Delegation of authority. Ex: US experienced in the 1990's under Clinton
Economic theory that trade generates wealth. Ex: English Navigation Act of 1651
Politically organized body of people under a single government. Ex: Afghanistan
Ability of a state to govern its territoy free from control of its internal affairs by other states. Ex: Nepal
States with very small land area. Ex: Vatican City
How people use space to communicate ownership of areas. Ex: Car size

Political Geography Crossword

Political Geography  Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

An adhesive compact state with a large expansion
A states border that corresponds to a natural real life boundary
Organization that deals with the global rules of trade between nations
A theory that suggests that whoever owns Western Asia and Eastern Europe has the political power and capital to rule the world
A world or regional organization that is not tied to any sovereign country
The process whereby regions within a state demand and gain political strength and growing autonomy at the expense of a central government
This union was made to increase individual strength through collective effort
A state that completely surrounds another one
The ability of a state to govern its territory from control of its internal affairs by other states
An area organized into a political unit and ruled by an established government with control over its internal and foreign affairs

AP HUMAN GEOGRAPHY Crossword

AP HUMAN GEOGRAPHY Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

An organized nation or territory considered to be an organized political community under one government, France is an example of this
A portion of a state geographically separated from the main part by surrounding alien, an exapmle of this is Kaliningrad
A naturally ocyring barrier between two areas, France and Spain is an example of this
A state that is between two or more hostile countries, Georgia acted as one
When the boundary appears to be a distinctive line, for example the boundary between Russia and Poland
An area with no direct access to the ocean, an example of this is Hungary
A large aggregate of people united by common descent, history, culture, or language, inhabiting a particular country or territory, an example of this is Palestine
A sovereign state whose citizens or subjects ar reltively homogeneous in factors such as language or common descent, an example of this is Iceland
When reffering to the fragmentation or break up of a region or country into smaller regions or countries, an example of this is Yugoslavia
a political term for ethnic/national minority that does not possess its own state and is not the majority population in any nation state, an example of this is Sorbia
A territory thar is legally tied to a sovereign state rather than completely independent, an example is Cologne
A portion of territory within or surrounded by a larger territory whose inhabitants are culturally or ethnically distinct, for example Chinatown
A state that contains two or more ethnic groups with traditions of self-determination that agree to coexist peacefully by recognizing each other as distinct nationalities, pakistan for example
A sovereign state comprising a city and its immdiately surrounding countryside, for example ancient Greece
A state that encompasses a very small land area, for example Monaco
A state that completely surounds another one, an example is South Africa
A state with a long, narrow shape, an example of this is Thailand
A state in which the distance from the center to any boundary does not vary significantly, for example Zimbabwe
An otherwise compact state with a large projecting extension, an example is Thailand
A nation that transcends the borders of two or more states

APHuG Vocab Puzzle-Tom Smith Crossword

APHuG Vocab Puzzle-Tom Smith Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

a state that has a long and narrow shape (Chile)
a portion of a state cut off from main part, similar to a territory (Alaska)
an area with political boundaries and a government (France)
ability for a state to govern itself (United States)
a group of people that share common ethnicity, religion, language, etc. (Kurds)
a state with a united group of people that share common ethnicity, religion, and language (Japan)
a state with multiple nations inside of it's borders (Russia)
a nation of similar people spread out across different states (Kurds)
a territory or country that is politically controlled by a foreign country (Puerto Rico)
a very small area that is considered a state, made up of inner city and townspeople plus all the farmland surrounding it, very common in Ancient Europe (Athens in ancient Greece)
economic union of European countries that allows more trade and movement across borders in Europe (Italy, Spain, France, etc.)
a state where the distance from all borders to center is roughly equal (Poland)
a boundary drawn mathematically along a straight line (Canada and USA border)
a boundary drawn along physical and natural borders, including rivers, oceans, mountains, etc. (Pyrenees along France and Spain border)
redrawing of voting districts to benefit a certain candidate (District 3 in Tennessee)
a state completely surrounded by another state or territory (Lesotho inside South Africa)
a state that has no access to the ocean (Switzerland)
an attitude that unifies people and supports the state (Hinduism in India)
an attitude that divides people and splits countries (Soviet Union)
a state that has split regions that are disconnected from each other (Indonesia)

AP HUG Crossword

AP HUG  Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

A state in which the distance from the center to any boundary does not vary significantly
A process by which a state breaks down through conflicts amoung it's ethnicities
A state that does not have a direct outlet to the sea
A state whose territory corresponds to that occupied by a particular ethnicity that has been transformed into a nationality
A state with a long narrow shape
A state that encompasses a very small land area
An otherwise compact state with a large projecting extension
An area organized into a political unit and ruled by an established government that has control over its internal and foreign affairs ex. Germany
A political and economic community (Contains 27 members)
A state created between two more hostile regions to ease tenisions between the two boarding regions.
A group of empowered states or communities, usually created by treaty that adopts a common constitution
a boundary that lies along a longitude or latitude line or closely resembles one ex. France and Spain's shared boundary
a country or area under the full or partial political control of another country, typically a distant one, and occupied by settlers from that country ex. America before it had independence
a boundary created along a geographic feature ex. Pyrenees Mountains
a nation or ethnicity that does not have a state of its own ex Vatican City
a state that is broken up into several pieces that are not attached to each other ex any state with islands
a state with many ethnicities inside of it ex Israel
moving or tending to move toward a center ex WW2 going in towards Germany on both sides
Granting of powers from the central gov of a state to national or regional gov
The process on how House of Representative seats are assigned for states based on population

APHG Political Geography vocab terms 5-30 Crossword

APHG Political Geography vocab terms 5-30 Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

Attempt by one country to establish settlements and impose its political, economic, and cultural principles in another territory
South Africa completely surrounds Lesotho so South Africa is an example of...
A practice of redrawing legislative boundaries In order to benefit the party in power
Japan, Iceland, and Portugal are all states whose territory corresponds to that occupied by a particular ethnicity that has been transformed into a nationality
A political entity that maintains status as an independent country-Ex: Afghanistan and Canada
Examples of this type of violence include the attacks that occurred on 9/11
Poland because its distance from the center to any boundary does not vary significantly
Countries such as the United States where the system of government includes the whole population or eligible members
States like San Marino and Monaco, which encompass a very small land area
A state whose territory is long and narrow in shape-Ex: Chile
Typically has 3 systems, and each state or province has own self-rule with their own legislature that follows the central government
Zone separating two states in which neither state exercises political control
A state that includes several discontinuous pieces of territory-Ex: Indonesia
A state that does not have any direct outlet to the sea-Ex: Bolivia
States like the United States, Canada, and Belgium, which all contain multiple ethnicities
States like the United Kingdom or Russia, which contain multiple ethnic groups that each retain their own national identity
An otherwise compact state with a large projecting extension, like Thailand
The concept that ethnicities have the right to govern themselves
The ability of a state to govern its territory free from control of its internal affairs by other states, like the power of a king to rule
States like the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland that place most of the power in the hands of central government officials
A revolutionary wave of demonstrations and protests, riots, and civil wars in the Arab world that began on 12/8/10
Forces that tend to divide a country, such as linguistic, ethical, or ideological differences
A force that tends to unify people and enhance support for a state
An international organization that brings several autonomous states together-Ex: Confederate States of America during Civil War
National/global regions where economic power, in terms of wealth, innovation and advanced technology is concentrated
To set the boundaries or limits of a place-Ex: a city limits sign

Unit 4- Political Patterns and Processes Crossword:

Unit 4- Political Patterns and Processes Crossword:
Type
Crossword
Description

Self governing political entity
Tightly knit group of people who share a common culture
A nation that has the same borders as a state
Strong sense of loyalty to the state on the part of its people
A nation with no state
Where one state takes control over another
Type of boundary that is preexisting; rivers
Type of boundary set after the settlements of different groups
Type of boundary that is imposed by an outside force
No longer a boundary
Type of boundary found in the Convention on the Law of the Seas
A state which exists in several different places
States that are long and thin in shape
Does not vary greatly in distance from its center to any point on its border
A piece of the state has a piece that protrudes from its core area
Has a hole punched in it from another state
A state or part of a state that is completely surrounded by another state
A state or part of a state that is a political extension of a far away state
Type of government where all power is concentrated in one location in the state
Type of government where power is shared with local government agencies
Relocation of a capital city to indicate a strategic or economic change
Type of force where things want to divide a state
Type of force that holds things together
The movement, creation, and deletion of electoral regions due to population shifts
Manipulating the boundaries of an electoral constituency
Examining the relationship between geography, power, politics, and international relations
Three or more states that form an administrative structure for mutual benefits and shared goals
Provided for the removal of attacks from trade across three countries
Supranational organization consisting of European countries;members share economic ties with each other

AP HuG definitions Crossword

 AP HuG definitions  Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

Small neutral country, situated between two larger hostile countries, to prevent an outbreak of regional conflict. Ex.Georgia
A state that has several discontinued pieces of territory. Ex.Japan
A district territorial,cultural,or social unit enclosed within or as if within foreign territory. Ex. Vatican City
A portion of a country separated from the central part and constituting an enclave is respect to surrounding territory. Ex. Alaska
A boundary formed by arcs or straight lines irrespective of the physical and cultural features of the land. Ex. Canada and the U. S.
Distinctive from the center to any boundary doesn't vary significantly. Ex. Poland
A state that completely surrounds another territory or state. Ex. South Africa
A state with a long and narrow shape. Ex. Norway
A state whose shape is like a compact state but there is an elongated attachment. Ex. Thailand
A country or area under full political control of an other of another country. Ex. 13 colonies.
A natural landform that is used as a political boundary. Ex. Mississippi River
Process by which a state breaks down through conflict among its ethnicities. Ex.
Any episode of sustained violent conflict in which national,ethnic, and religions or communal minorities challenges government. Ex.
A state that encompasses a very small land area. Ex. Monaco,UN
Ability of a state to govern its territory free from control of its internal affairs.
A state that contains two or more ethnic groups with traditions of self- determination that agree to coexist peacefully by recognizing each other's instinct nationalities. Ex. Soviet Union
A group of people wit a shared ethnic or linguistic culture that resides in multiple states. Ex. U. S.
A large aggregate of people united by common descent, history, culture,or language,inhabiting a particular territory or country. Ex.
A state whose territory corresponds with to that occupied by a particular ethnicity that has been transformed into a nationality . Ex. Serbia
Belief in the benefits of profitable trading. Ex.