How People Perceive Place & Region


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How does a location become a place in our perception?

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1. What are the three types of regions used by geographers?

2. If you get a new job and move to an unfamiliar city, what happens to your perception of your new office building?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Assess what you know about human perceptions of place and region with this quiz/worksheet. For the quiz, you'll be covering topics like a location in an individual's perception and three regions that geographers use.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

The following areas will be addressed:

  • A new job in a different city
  • Perception of 'place' and how it relates to a new town's sites and houses
  • A person's mental map

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on human perceptions of place and region
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the three regions that are used by geographers
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the way a person perceives a location and the mental map of a person regarding routes that are familiar

Additional Learning

The lesson called How People Perceive Place & Region will teach you more about these key points:

  • Analysis of place and how it's created out of various spaces
  • Status that comes with a certain place
  • Explanation of regions