Germany Moderate climate – warm summers, cool winters Close to the Rhine River and North Sea Manufacturing, deposits of coal and iron ½ land agricultural Ruhr valley – cities and towns in West Great trade routes
Climate, Location, Resources, Where people live and how they trade CLIMATELOCATIONRESOURCES WHERE PEOPLE LIVE, HOW THEY TRADE Temperature Rainfall Weather Know locations on a map Is it north, south, central Europe? Is it close to any European physical features? Natural resources? Mineral resources? Farming or manufacturing? What part of the country do people live in? Is the area urban or rural? Is it easy to trade? What kind of things do people trade?