Block 3 Human Geography
A) Globalization is the increasing dependency of countries around the world to each
other, most notably in economics, politics and culture.
B) The concept of globalization dates back to 1492 whe
What is hotellings model?
Theory developed by economist
Harold Hotelling that suggests
competitors, in trying to maximize
sales, will seek to constrain each
other's territory as much as
possible which will th
Human Geography Block 3
What: Busy commercial street
Absolute Location: West 4th and Burrard to West 4th and Alma
Formal Region: Kitsilano
When: Approx. 1:30pm, September 23, 2012 (Saturday)
West 4th street in Vancouver, British C
Israel and Palestine
1. The Jewish people want to meet Zionistic goals and create a homeland for their
people and the British government stepped in to create such space in which their
people would be protected. Con
WHAT IS HOTELLINGS MODEL?
Theory developed by economist Harold
Hotelling that suggests competitors, in
trying to maximize sales, will seek to
constrain each other's territory as much as
possible which will therefore lead them to
locate adjacent to one ano
Types of Maps
The scientific methods of transferring
locations on the Earth s surface to a flat
Distortion occurs when depicting the
The shape of an area can appear more
elongated or squat than in r
Unit V: Agriculture and Rural
What is Agriculture?
The modification of Earth s surface
through the cultivation of plants and
rearing of animals to obtain subsistence
or economic gain.
A crop is a plant cultivated by people.