This week we will begin looking at Unit 2 - population. The population unit includes looking at population pyramids, the demographic transition model. We will look at population statistics using the Population Reference Bureau website.
This week, we will wrap up the fast food chain presentations. We will start looking at the vernacular region concept of the "Midwest" and see if it really exists. Friday is a curriculum implementation day so there will be no classes.
This week we will be looking at the distribution of fast food chains. Each group will be sharing their research of their fast food chain. We will look at where if started and how is spread. Key concepts will be the hearth/periphery concept.
This week, we will analyze the distribution of NHL teams from 1950 to present day. We will also begin looking at how certain fast food chains have diffused.
Welcome to AP Human Geography. We will begin the course with an introduction. This week, we will also be looking at the distribution of various fast food restaurants in Canada and the United States. The concept of Core/Periphery will be discussed as we look at the diffusion of the restaurant chains in North America.