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Ch 46: Physical Geography Concepts & Earth's Physical Features

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Use the engaging lessons in this self-paced chapter to improve your comprehension of physical geography concepts and Earth's physical features. Take mini quizzes and a practice exam to test your knowledge and gauge your ability to excel on an upcoming test.

Physical Geography Concepts & Earth's Physical Features - Chapter Summary

Study physical geography concepts and Earth's physical features with help from this chapter. Fun lessons delve into topics that include the dynamic Earth, four spheres of Earth and the relationship between the sun, Earth and moon. By the end of this chapter, you will be able to:

  • List and describe different types of regions in geography
  • Discuss the external and internal forces that shape the surface of Earth
  • Identify and describe the four spheres of Earth
  • Describe interactions between the sun, moon and Earth and how they impact Earth systems
  • Explain how plants and animals are distributed around the world
  • Share the characteristics and patterns of climates, landforms and ecosystems of Earth

This chapter enables you to benefit from access to experts with a wealth of knowledge. Study physical geography concepts and Earth's physical features with help from our top lesson instructors, and send your questions about specific lesson topics to our subject-matter experts. When ready, gauge your comprehension by taking mini quizzes and a practice exam. All resources in this chapter are available 24/7 via any tablet, smartphone or computer.

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