5 themes of geography

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5 themes of geography

  1. 1. 5 Themes of Geography<br />
  2. 2. 5 Themes<br />Place<br />Location<br />Human-Environment<br />Interaction<br />Movement<br />Regions<br />
  3. 3. Location <br />describes its location (where it is)<br /> absolute vs. relative location <br />absolute – pinpoint using latitude and longitude (could also use street signs, names, ect)<br />relative – where a place is by describing places near it (mountain/ocean)<br />
  4. 4. Exact<br />
  5. 5. Exact<br />
  6. 6. Exact<br />
  7. 7. Relative<br />
  8. 8. Relative<br />
  9. 9. Place<br /> a location’s physical and human characteristics<br /> examples – climate, land features, population, occupations, culture, ect…<br />
  10. 10. landscape<br />
  11. 11. climate<br />
  12. 12. climate<br />
  13. 13. people<br />
  14. 14. Human-Environment Interaction<br /> how people affect the environment<br /> how the environment affects people<br />
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  19. 19. Movement<br /> how people, goods, and ideas get from one place to another<br /> relationship among places<br />
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  23. 23. Regions<br /> a region has a unifying characteristic such as climate, land, population or history<br />
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  27. 27. Remembering the 5 themes<br />If you can’t remembering what they are just ask MR. HELP!!!<br />M – Movement<br />R – Regions<br />HE – Human Environment interaction<br />L – Location<br />P - Place<br />

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