Ch 49: Human Groups & the Physical Environment

About This Chapter

This chapter offers a fun look at human groups and the physical environment, enabling you to boost your knowledge in preparation for an upcoming test. Accessing video lessons, short quizzes and other study resources can make studying entertaining and effective.

Human Groups & the Physical Environment - Chapter Summary

Examine the relationship between human groups and the physical environment by reviewing the short video lessons in this chapter. Our instructors delve into ways humans have evolved over time and have been impacted by natural events. After completing this chapter, you will be able to:

  • Explain how humans have adapted to and survived in their environments
  • Discuss ways earthquakes, landslides and other natural events change habitats
  • Define and list types of spatial processes
  • Discuss colonization, immigration and other factors that influence geographic patterns in the United States

The video lessons in this chapter provide an entertaining look at human groups and the physical environment. They feature clickable timelines that let you skip to key topics without watching them in full. Below each video is a full transcript that allows you to print the lesson or read it online. After reviewing these lessons, feel free to test your knowledge of their contents by taking multiple-choice quizzes and a practice exam.

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