Ch 24: Geography and Farming

About This Chapter

Explore the topics in this chapter to learn about the agricultural practices of different countries. View the chapter's video lessons and discover the kinds of plants and vegetation that thrive in certain regions of the world.

Geography and Farming - Chapter Summary

Use this chapter's informative video lessons to learn about the commercialization of agriculture. Discover the prevalence of subsistence farming in lesser-developed nations. You'll learn about the distinctions between intensive agriculture, gardening and ranching. You can also explore the characteristics of two types of forests, and compare the vegetation found in a desert to that which grows in a grassland or a tundra. This chapter will teach you how to:

  • Identify agricultural practices in impoverished countries
  • Describe the farming methods of developed countries
  • Understand the weather patterns of various regions and their effects on vegetation

The geography and farming video lessons are presented by instructors who deliver the material in an easy-to-follow manner. The lessons include video tags that allow you to switch between topics or re-watch parts that that you want clarification on. Keep in mind that text transcripts correspond to the information in the video lessons. To ensure that you understand the lessons, take the included self-assessment quizzes as well as the chapter examination.

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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