5 themes of geography (Location-a place or position (How to describe…
5 themes of geography
Location-a place or position
Example- town, city, state, country, continents, region, county
How to describe location- latitude lines that run East to West and longitude runs North to South, how far from home, what is it close to?
Latitude/longitude-37.9824337 and -90.04329619999999
The relevant location is you telling people like the brick house at the end of the street. extant position is latitude and longitude.
human environment interaction
how do people depend on the environment? economically like down in the south the grown crops and the north depend on trees to make ships. basic human needs like water, food and shelter. natural like trees for oxygen and plants for food. terrain like flat ground and deserts. weather because if you are a farmer you need more rain for crops.
environment is a habit that animals and humans live in.
we add terrain like trash island. we add animals and plants. we add resources like oil. we add pollution. socially change the environment because like trump. innovations like the internet.
what is place? place is a specific area or region of the world: a particular city, country.
basic description: size and shape Climate: temperature and weather; season Ex- rocky all seasons with in a week. people: who lives there? what is the nationalities? traditions? religion ? fiscal features.
what is a region? area made up of one culture, physical, and people.
the time zone is a way to find what region you are into. like the eastern, pacific, or eastern
what is movement? going form one place to another
why would people leave a place? people want more resources, war, new opportunity, disease, fear, government changes, weather.
why do people move to a place? social environment, jobs, adventure, weather, resources, technology, education, culture, government, terrain.
how do you get somewhere? swim, bike, drive, train, fly, plane, and canoe.