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The five themes

Location, place, human environmental interaction, movement, region

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Location question

Where is it?

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Location definition

A spot in the universe
Absolute: Exact or sure spot
Relative: In relation to something else

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Location example

Absolute: Address, latitude and longitude
Relative: Uses words like: By, across from, near, North of

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Place question

What is it like there?

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Place definition

Human and physical characteristics of a location
Human: Anything humans have put there
Physical: ^not

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Place example

Human: Barns, houses, buildings, trees, roads, canals
Physical: Mountains, rivers, snow

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Human environmental interaction question

What do they do there?

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Human environmental interaction definition

How humans have adapte , changed, or depended upon the environment

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Human environmental interaction example

Food, water, jobs, clothing, recreation ,heaters

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Movement question

How do they interact?

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Movement definition

Mobility of goods, people, and ideas

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Movement example

Word of mouth, texting, trucks, Internet, walking, car, bike, busses,planes, trains

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Region question

How are areas similar?

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Region definition

An area with common or similar characteristics

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Region example

Animals, languages, religions, climates
Cache Valley, Utah, LHS