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The 6 elements of Geography

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FC: The 6 Elements Of Geography | By:Olivia Cooper

1: The 6 Elements(: 1.World in Spacial Terms 2.Places and Regions 3.Physical Systems 4.Human Systems 5.Environment and Society 6.Uses of Geography | LETS TAKE A LOOK!

2: The first element is THE WORLD IN SPATIAL TERMS | There are three ways to tell directions in spatial terms. 1.Spatial Relations 2.Absolute Location 3. Relative Location

3: Spatial Relations: How people, places, and features of the Earth are connected based on their location. Absolute Location: Exact spot on the Earth. Uses Longitude and Latitude. Relative Location: Uses the location of other places to identify a place.

4: Element two is places and regions | ELEMENT TWO

5: Places- a certain place on Earth with a physical and human meaning. | Regions- a group of places united by shared characteristics.

6: Formal Regions | Functional Regions | Perceptual Regions

7: or uniform regions, is areas defined by common characteristics. | a central place and the outlying areas linked to it by transit systems. | defined by popular feelings and images rather than by objective data.


9: Human Systems-People affect the earth by settling it, forming societies, and migrating. People also move goods and ideas to new places. | Physical Systems- volcanoes, floods, and hurricanes that shape the earth's surface.

10: The Fifth Element | Environment | and | Society

11: People affect the environment by clearing or planting forests, building industries and cities, and hunting animals. | Features of the environment such as mountain ranges and deserts often pose barriers to human migration.

12: The 6th Element! Geography and its uses.

13: Geographers (people who study geography) give us important information for our future needs. | Such as, the planet's physical features and processes, living things, and human systems.

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