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Title: The Five Themes of Geography A Framework for Studying the World


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The Five Themes of Geography A Framework for
Studying the World
  • Edited from North Carolina Geographic Alliance
  • PowerPoint Presentations
  • 2007

2
Location
3
Theme 1 Location
  • Two Types of Location
  • Absolute
  • Relative
  • Where is It?
  • Why is It There?

4
Absolute Location
  • A specific place on the Earths surface
  • Uses a grid system
  • Latitude and longitude
  • A global address

5
Relative Location
  • Where a place is in relation to another place
  • Uses directional words to describe

6
Place
7
Place
The New Yorker
8
Theme 2 Place Physical Characteristics
  • Land Features
  • Mountains, plains, and plateaus
  • Climate
  • Bodies of Water

Flora and Fauna
9
Theme 2 Place Human Characteristics
  • People
  • Culture
  • Language
  • Religion
  • Buildings and Landmarks
  • Cities

10
Human Environment Interactions
11
Theme 3 Human Environment Interaction
  • How People Interact With Their Environment
  • People . . .
  • Adaptation people change to suit their
    Environment
  • Progress People change their Environment to suit
    their needs

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Movement
13
Theme 4 Movement
  • The Mobility of
  • People
  • Goods
  • Ideas
  • Cultural Diffusion
  • How Places are linked to one another and the world

14
Regions
15
Theme 5 Regions
  • What Places Have in Common
  • Political Regions
  • Landform Regions
  • Agricultural Regions
  • Cultural Regions

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Our Approach to the Study of World History
  • Find it on a map
  • Identify its characteristics (Human and Physical)
  • Analyze the ways in which the people interact
    with their surroundings
  • How has movement of people, goods and ideas
    impacted its development?
  • 5. How is it similar to and different from other
    places?
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