Ch 20: Human Geography - Domestication of Plants and Animals: Help and Review

About This Chapter

The Domestication of Plants and Animals chapter of this Human Geography Help and Review course is the simplest way to master the domestication of plants and animals. This chapter uses simple and fun videos that are about five minutes long, plus lesson quizzes and a chapter exam to ensure students learn the essentials of plant and animal domestication.

Who's it for?

Anyone who needs help learning or mastering human geography material will benefit from taking this course. There is no faster or easier way to learn human geography. Among those who would benefit are:

  • Students who have fallen behind in understanding the Neolithic Agricultural Revolution or the history of domestication across regions
  • Students who struggle with learning disabilities or learning differences, including autism and ADHD
  • Students who prefer multiple ways of learning social science (visual or auditory)
  • Students who have missed class time and need to catch up
  • Students who need an efficient way to learn about the domestication of plants and animals
  • Students who struggle to understand their teachers
  • Students who attend schools without extra social science learning resources

How it works:

  • Find videos in our course that cover what you need to learn or review.
  • Press play and watch the video lesson.
  • Refer to the video transcripts to reinforce your learning.
  • Test your understanding of each lesson with short quizzes.
  • Verify you're ready by completing the Domestication of Plants and Animals chapter exam.

Why it works:

  • Study Efficiently: Skip what you know, review what you don't.
  • Retain What You Learn: Engaging animations and real-life examples make topics easy to grasp.
  • Be Ready on Test Day: Use the Domestication of Plants and Animals chapter exam to be prepared.
  • Get Extra Support: Ask our subject-matter experts any domestication of plants and animals question. They're here to help!
  • Study With Flexibility: Watch videos on any web-ready device.

Students will review:

This chapter helps students review the concepts in a domestication of plants and animals unit of a standard human geography course. Topics covered include:

  • Causes and implications of the Neolithic Agricultural Revolution
  • Examples of plant and animal domestication
  • Importance of plant and animal domestication to human geography
  • Path and patterns of domestication across regions

6 Lessons in Chapter 20: Human Geography - Domestication of Plants and Animals: Help and Review
Test your knowledge with a 30-question chapter practice test
Neolithic Agricultural Revolution: Causes and Implications

1. Neolithic Agricultural Revolution: Causes and Implications

A long, long time ago, human beings roamed the earth looking for food. Then the agricultural revolution struck! What are the benefits of an agrarian society, and how have they shaped the way we live today?

Plant & Animal Domestication: Definition & Examples

2. Plant & Animal Domestication: Definition & Examples

In this lesson, you'll learn about the process of domestication of plants and animals, including why certain animals have never been domesticated. You'll also understand the difference between taming and domesticating.

Plant & Animal Domestication in Geography

3. Plant & Animal Domestication in Geography

This lesson discusses why plant and animal domestication holds such significance to human geographers. You'll also gain perspective on the length of time this practice has been a part of our history.

Domestication Across Regions: History, Paths & Patterns

4. Domestication Across Regions: History, Paths & Patterns

In this lesson, we look at patterns of how communities have domesticated plants and animals. We'll also consider why some communities stayed nomadic or returned to being nomadic.

Tapeworms in Cats & Dogs: Symptoms & Treatment

5. Tapeworms in Cats & Dogs: Symptoms & Treatment

In this lesson, we will get an overview of tapeworms and explore the symptoms and treatment of tapeworm infections in cats and dogs. A short quiz following the lesson will test your knowledge.

Witch Hazel: Plant & Uses

6. Witch Hazel: Plant & Uses

Witch hazel is a plant with a traditional history of use to treat a variety of medical maladies. Read this lesson to learn about this plant and its many uses.

Chapter Practice Exam
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