Lesson 2 How And Why Do Countries Develop In DifferentPresentation Transcript
How and why do countries develop in different ways?
What problems does the Brandt line have?
Fails to show disparity or differences in poverty WITHIN a country
Core region – based on the urban area, has the majority of the services, business and people
Periphery is rural = remote countryside involved in producing raw materials = poor
Multiplier effect What do you think is happening?
Core and periphery in Brazil
Study Figure 1 and the information on p.230 Evolving Planet (Region Disparities in Brazil)
Use an atlas to label the economically active areas (cities )
Explain the contrasts in development between the core (South-East) and periphery (North and North-East) regions of Brazil
Choropleth shading Choropleth (colour shaded) maps . This is especially appropriate for showing standardised data such as rates, densities or percentages. A different colour is used for each of a number of bands, allowing users to identify which areas have high, low or middling values. It is a very visual way of showing data making comparison very easy. Africa- GDP
Have a look at an example of how to draw a choropleth map here
Disparity between the core and periphery
Complete a choropleth map to shoe HDI in the different regions of Brazil.
What problems can be caused when there is disparity within a country.(page 231 purple book).
Exam style question
Describe the regional differences that have resulted from economic development
Just a minute
Speak for 1 minute, no repetitions, pauses, eeers, uuuums on
The characteristics of the core area of Brazil
The characteristics of a peripheral area in Brazil
The benefits and problems of using choropleth shading