Presentation on theme: "How Landforms and Water Forms Influence Human Activity."— Presentation transcript:
1 How Landforms andWater Forms InfluenceHuman Activity
2 How do humans adapt to land forms and water forms? Humans have adapted to most conditions on earth.Look at the front cover of your textbook ? How?Terraces on hillsides for farming.Case Study on page 17. How?Farming on the slopes of the volcano.Built houses on the cliff because close to the ocean or lack of suitable land.
3 Tunnel between United Kingdom and France, underneath the English Channel.
4 How do humans respond to hazards posed by landforms and water forms? House built on stilts because of rising water.
5 Case Study on page 29?Winnipeg Floodway to direct floodwaters around the city.
6 Case study on Page 50?Brought in early warning measures to warn of cyclones and storm surges.Built disaster shelters.
7 How can landforms and water forms be used economically?
8 Propose a solution to a threat posed by a landform or water form.