FREN 1002 Final: Geography Final Exam Study Guide

44 views26 pages

Document Summary

Geography is the study and analysis of the spatial and temporal distribution of phenomena on the earth"s surface. Location is absolute and relative; the spatial component of geography. Relative: comparing one location to another by the distance between them as measured in either time or miles (kms) Place is those characteristics that make a location unique. Movement is the diffusion of organisms and physical events across the earth"s surface. Human-earth relationships looks at the impacts of the environment on people & their impact on the environment. * he measured the polar circumference of the earth. * he became an accomplished cartographer or map-maker. * he developed the idea of environmental zones based on temperature (t ). *developed the fujita scale for measuring the intensity of tornadoes. * the saffir-simpson scale for measuring hurricane intensity. Weather the day-to-day conditions the statistical properties of the atmosphere of the atmosphere, measures. Climate of the average conditions, variability, etc. vs.

Get access

Grade+20% off
$8 USD/m$10 USD/m
Billed $96 USD annually
Grade+
Homework Help
Study Guides
Textbook Solutions
Class Notes
Textbook Notes
Booster Class
40 Verified Answers

Related Documents