GEOG:1020:0001 The Global Environment Fall 2015
To be used as a guide only. May not include all possible topics for the exam.
Exam 1: Thursday, October 1, 2015
General & Plate
Look out for and revise (describe in your
Geography of Asia
Final Exam Study Guide
From the first section of the course: Introduction, Basic Concepts & South Asia
What is a monocentric vs. polycentric realm? Of the three areas of Asia we talk about,
which are monocentric and which are polycentric
Historical East Asia
Is East Asia a monocentric or polycentric realm? Is there one country that dominates?
A monocentric realm
Dominated physically, economically and culturally (historically) by China
Where are the highest population densities in East A
The Earth formed when? During the first billion years after the Earth formed: Redshifts are. The Earth's early atmosphere formed how? Igneous rocks are formed how? The principle of cross-cutting relationships states that: Fossil are better than rock