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Arizona Geography Standards by Grade Level


Big Idea:


How does the interdependence between mankind and Earth's physical environment affect the develop of our civilizations?


Essential Question:


  • EQ1 How can physical environment affect the growth of societies?
  • EQ2 How has human civilization affected our physical environment?
  • EQ3 How has geographic thinking changed the development of the world?
  • EQ4 What geographic tools or technologies are being used at the present time or being planned for the future?