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5 Themes of Geography  M  R.  H  E  L  P. Movement  How do people, ideas, etc. move from one place to the other?

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1 5 Themes of Geography  M  R.  H  E  L  P

2 Movement  How do people, ideas, etc. move from one place to the other?

3 Movement  Give two examples of how PEOPLE move around: 1.2.  Give two examples of how IDEAS move around: 1.2.

4 Region  What is a region? (Page 40) –A region is a group of places with at least one common characteristic.  List the unifying characteristics of Tomball 1.2.3.  Define each: (Page 41) –Formal Regions  A region in which certain characteristics a found in the area. (ex. government, climate, etc.) –Functional Regions  A region which contains a central place and the surrounding areas affected by it. –Perceptual Regions  A region defined by people’s feelings and attitudes about that area.

5 Human- Environment Interaction  HEI for short!  It answers the question of: –How do people  DEPEND ON;  change or modify;  ADAPT TO their environment?

6 H.E.I. Examples  List 2 ways people DEPEND ON the environment. –1. –2.  List 2 ways we have MODIFIED the environment. –1. –2.  List 2 ways people have ADAPTED TO our environment –1. –2.

7 Location  Where is it?  Absolute Location - (Page 39) –The position of an area on the globe –It can also be an address  Example- 304 Woodland Way San Antonio, TX 77353  Relative Location - (Page 39) –The location of an area in comparison to places around it.

8 Location  Absolute –Use page 127 to find the “Absolute Location” of Houston _________ (use the grid lines on the map) –Latitude (N/S) is listed first, Longitude (E/W) is listed second  Relative –Relative Location of Houston to the following areas:  Dallas  The Gulf of Mexico  San Antonio –Write a statement after looking at page 127

9 Place  What’s it like? (Think about landscape/physical features, environment, culture/human imprint)  What is unique to this location ? (landmarks/landscape /culture)


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