Essential Question: How do the geographic features affect where people choose to live, how they earn a living, and their everyday life?


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Geography is the study of the earth's surface, including people's responses to topography, climate, soil, and vegetation. The geography of the Western Hemisphere covers many different topographical features.

  1. What are the basic geographic land and water features found in your area?
  2. What are the basic resources of the land in your area?
  3. What are the basic resources of the water in your area?
  4. How do people use the resources of the land in your area today?
  5. How do people use the resources of the water in your area today?
  6. How have people used the resources in your area in the past?
Resources:
1. View the map of land forms:
2.Create a map of your area: