Ch 41: NMTA: Introduction to Geography

About This Chapter

This chapter of our NMTA Middle Grades Social Science course includes video lessons and quizzes designed to help you review geography concepts like location, place and spatial analysis from your home computer or mobile device.

NMTA: Introduction to Geography - Chapter Summary

If you're getting ready for the NMTA Middle Grades Social Science exam, check out this chapter's videos and quizzes. We'll help you review the essential elements of geography alongside contemporary approaches to studying this field with lessons on the following:

  • Five themes of geography
  • Area and spatial analyses
  • Analysis based on location
  • Spatial perspectives in geography
  • Geographic systems analysis
  • Spatial organization of people and places

Instruction in each of these lessons is delivered by experienced teachers. Take advantage of their expertise to find out what's covered on the exam and get a quick review of key geography terms and concepts you'll want to be familiar with on test day.

NMTA: Introduction to Geography - Chapter Objectives

Of the approximately 150 multiple-choice questions included on the NMTA Middle Grades Social Science exam, around 19% test your knowledge of geography and culture topics. You can prepare for questions focusing on the five fundamental geographic themes and the six elements of geography with the lessons in this chapter.

Responses to these and other questions covering history, government and economics are used to determine your eligibility for a New Mexico middle grades teaching license with a social science endorsement.

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