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Elements of Geography

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FC: The Six Elements of Geography!

1: The World in Spacial Terms. | "Spatial Relations" (how people relate to where they are) Absolute Location: Where exact a place is on earth. Ex: Owensboro Kentucky is located around 88 degrees West and 37 degrees North | Chapter One

2: Relative location: Where a place is compered to where another place is. Ex: Kentucky is located north of Tennessee and South of Indiana | Relative Location

3: A place on earth that has both human and physical meaning is just a PLACE. Ex: Your School! | PLACES!

4: Pl | Regions | A REGION is bigger than a place. It is made up of many places that are alike in some way. | There are 3 different types of regions. formal region functional region perceptual region

5: Physical Systems | Hurricanes | Physical Systems shape the Earth's surface.

6: Volcanoes | More Physical Systems

7: floods | More Physical Systems!

8: Human Systems

9: Geographers look at how people effect th world. They look at how they settle the earth, how they form societies and create physical features.

10: Environment and Society! | Environment And Society! | Some things that can change the Earth are clearing or planting forests, building and or extending cities, and hunting animals etc.

11: The physical features of Earth effects the society. Features such as mountains, rivers, hills, plateaus, and plains depend on where people will settle. These things effect migration.

12: The Uses of | Geographers give important information about the world's physical features

13: Geography! | Geographers also process the plant's physical needs and of the living things on earth to plan for future needs of the Earth and the human beings that live here

14: Bibliography! | Google image! World Geography Glencoe Textbook Word Chapter One notes!

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Kaitlin Bandy
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  • Title: Elements of Geography
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  • Published: almost 9 years ago