New York Geography Chapter 1 Lesson 3:  New York People and Resources
<ul><li>What are the different types of maps? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Political Map </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Physical Map ...
 
 
 
 
 
<ul><li>How was the New York landscape formed? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Glaciers- slow moving masses of ice that formed long ...
<ul><li>What are the New York waterways?  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Major Rivers- St Lawrence River, Hudson River, Mohawk Rive...
<ul><li>What is the difference between a natural resource and a product? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>A  natural resource  - foun...
<ul><li>VI.  What are New York’s Natural Resources? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Land- ¼ of N.Y. used for farming </li></ul></ul>...
<ul><li>C.  Mining  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>1.  Leading producer of garnet, talc, zinc, limestone, and some oil </li></ul></...
<ul><li>VII.  How does location affect our weather? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Many different landforms/elevations cause ranges...
<ul><li>How is New York populated? </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>3 rd  largest in country  (2006) </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul>...
 
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Chapter 1 Lesson 3 Ny Peeps And Resources

  1. 1. New York Geography Chapter 1 Lesson 3: New York People and Resources
  2. 2. <ul><li>What are the different types of maps? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Political Map </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Physical Map </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Climate Map </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Product Map </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Elevation Map </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>1. Based on height above sea level </li></ul></ul></ul></ul>
  3. 8. <ul><li>How was the New York landscape formed? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Glaciers- slow moving masses of ice that formed long ago </li></ul></ul><ul><li>What are the major New York landforms? </li></ul><ul><li>A. Plateau – Tug Hill </li></ul><ul><li>B. Mountains – Catskill, Adirondack </li></ul><ul><li>C. Lowlands – St Lawrence River Valley </li></ul><ul><li>1. Coastal Plain – Long Island </li></ul>
  4. 9. <ul><li>What are the New York waterways? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Major Rivers- St Lawrence River, Hudson River, Mohawk River </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Major Lakes- Lake Champlain, Finger Lakes, Lake Erie, Lake Ontario </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Tributaries – Mohawk River </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Harbor – New York Harbor </li></ul></ul>
  5. 10. <ul><li>What is the difference between a natural resource and a product? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>A natural resource - found in nature </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Soil, rocks, water, plants </li></ul></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>A product - made by humans or grown </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Butter, wind energy , paper </li></ul></ul></ul></ul></ul>
  6. 11. <ul><li>VI. What are New York’s Natural Resources? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Land- ¼ of N.Y. used for farming </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Products-Hay, corn, apples, dairy </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><li>B. Forests- cover ½ of the state </li></ul><ul><ul><li>1. Products- lumber, paper, maple syrup </li></ul></ul>
  7. 12. <ul><li>C. Mining </li></ul><ul><ul><li>1. Leading producer of garnet, talc, zinc, limestone, and some oil </li></ul></ul><ul><li>D. Water- 1/5 of world’s fresh water </li></ul><ul><ul><li>1. Product- drinking water, power, transportation </li></ul></ul>
  8. 13. <ul><li>VII. How does location affect our weather? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Many different landforms/elevations cause ranges in temperature & weather </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>-52 °F - 108°F </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Four seasons </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>located ½ way between equator and North Pole </li></ul></ul></ul></ul>
  9. 14. <ul><li>How is New York populated? </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>3 rd largest in country (2006) </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Urban – (city) most people </li></ul></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Suburb – (outside city) </li></ul></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Rural ( countryside) least people, but most of N.Y. </li></ul></ul></ul></ul></ul>

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