I love a dog. He does nothing for political reasons. — Will Rogers

Five Themes of Geography

Please copy the following terms onto a piece of paper for submission. Participation in discussion is a major part of the grade.


The absolute position of something on the surface of the Earth and its relative proximity to other related things.


The local human and physical characteristics that uniquely define a place and impart meaning to its inhabitants.


An area characterized by similarity or by cohesiveness that sets it apart from other areas.


The flow of people, goods, money, ideas, or materials between locations near and far.

Human - Environmental Interaction:

The ways in which human society and the natural environment affect each other.

Five Themes of Geography