Flashcards in Five Themes Deck (16):
The five themes
Location, place, human environmental interaction, movement, region
Where is it?
A spot in the universe
Absolute: Exact or sure spot
Relative: In relation to something else
Absolute: Address, latitude and longitude
Relative: Uses words like: By, across from, near, North of
What is it like there?
Human and physical characteristics of a location
Human: Anything humans have put there
Human: Barns, houses, buildings, trees, roads, canals
Physical: Mountains, rivers, snow
Human environmental interaction question
What do they do there?
Human environmental interaction definition
How humans have adapte , changed, or depended upon the environment
Human environmental interaction example
Food, water, jobs, clothing, recreation ,heaters
How do they interact?
Mobility of goods, people, and ideas
Word of mouth, texting, trucks, Internet, walking, car, bike, busses,planes, trains
How are areas similar?
An area with common or similar characteristics