FC: Six Elements Of Geography
1: The world in spatial terms Abolute location-exactly where something is on a map by telling latitude and longitude. Relative location- where a place is by telling what the place is by.
2: Absolute Location is latitude and longitude are absolute location. | The relative location of Texas is south of Oklahoma.
3: Places and Regions A place is a specific spot on Earth. A region is a group of places that share the same features.
4: Kentucky is a place in the United States. | These are the regions of the United States.
5: Physical Systems The shape of the Earth's surface.
6: Mountains and oceans are examples of physical systems of the Earth.
7: Human Systems People change the Earth by living on it, making groups, and moving.
8: We change the earth by building houses.
9: Environment and Society People change the environment by cutting down forests and building cities.
10: We change the Earth by building cities and making roads.
11: The Uses of Geography Geogrpahers provide important information about the Earth that is needed to plan for the future's needs.
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