s2_geog_intro1 [Compatibility Mode](1)

s2_geog_intro1 [Compatibility Mode](1) - Intro to geography...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–3. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Intro to geography 1 1 Introduction to Geography 2 Learning objectives 1) Distinguish physical from human geography, & systematic from regional geography 2) Get to know the six fundamental themes of geography 3) Define/describe the absolute & relative location of a place. 4) Identify/draw the five important parallels on the map (these “lines” will help you to fix the relative locations of the continents/key geographic features) 3 What is geography? “Literally” speaking… geo ” = graphy ” = 4 Geography = the study of “why of where” 1) _________ 2) _____________ 3) _________________ What are the three basic questions we ask in geography? 5 Where, why there, 6 Everything happens __________. Geography is an integral part of ______________.
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Intro to geography 2 7 Geography has two major sub-fields : 1) 2) 8 Sub-fields, e.g. • Climatology •B i o g e o
Background image of page 2
Image of page 3
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

This note was uploaded on 05/16/2011 for the course GPY 235 taught by Professor Xu during the Spring '08 term at Grand Valley State University.

Page1 / 5

s2_geog_intro1 [Compatibility Mode](1) - Intro to geography...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 3. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online