Themes of Geography
Waterforms
landforms
Themes of Geography 2
Climate zones
100

What theme of geography answers the question-

Where is it located?

Location

100

A body of fresh water surrounded by land

a lake

100

small, rounded elevated landform lower than a mountain

a hill

100

the way people, products, information and ideas move from one place to another

movement

100

dry and hot all year

arid

200

What theme of geography answers the question-

How are goods, people and ideas moved?

Movement

200

Water flowing over a cliff

a waterfall

200

sandy shore

beach

200

the relationship between humans and the environment

Human/Environment interaction

200

dry and very cold all year

polar

300

What theme of geography answers the question-

What is a location like?

Place

300

A large body of saltwater

An ocean

300

deep narrow valley with high cliffs

canyon

300

where something is situated

Location

300

hot and wet all year

tropical

400

What theme of geography answers the question-

How are areas linked together?

Regions

400

A large natural stream of water emptying into a larger body

a river

400

 a piece of land extending into a lake or sea

a cape

400

an area that is defined by certain similar physical, natural, human or cultural characteristics

region

400

cold winters and mild summers

temperate 

500

What theme of geography answers the question-

How do humans relate to their environment?

Human/Environment interaction

500

An enclosed shallow body of water

a lagoon

500

a narrow piece of land that connects two larger pieces of land

isthmus

500

area that is defined by everything in it

place

500

mild winters and hot, dry summers

Mediterranean 

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