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  • 5 Themes of Geography
  • 5 Themes
    Place
    Location
    Human-Environment
    Interaction
    Movement
    Regions
  • Location
    describes its location (where it is)
    absolute vs. relative location
    absolute – pinpoint using latitude and longitude (could also use street signs, names, ect)
    relative – where a place is by describing places near it (mountain/ocean)
  • Exact
  • Exact
  • Exact
  • Relative
  • Relative
  • Place
    a location’s physical and human characteristics
    examples – climate, land features, population, occupations, culture, ect…
  • landscape
  • climate
  • climate
  • people
  • Human-Environment Interaction
    how people affect the environment
    how the environment affects people
  • Movement
    how people, goods, and ideas get from one place to another
    relationship among places
  • Regions
    a region has a unifying characteristic such as climate, land, population or history
  • Remembering the 5 themes
    If you can’t remembering what they are just ask MR. HELP!!!
    M – Movement
    R – Regions
    HE – Human Environment interaction
    L – Location
    P - Place