The learner will analyze how geography is a major determinant
in the formation and domination of societies.
The learner will be able to describe the origins
and spread of farming and the intrinsic advantages of some agricultural
The learner will analyze the role of the distribution
of large mammals in societies gaining the advantage of domestic animals.
The learner will be able to explain the role of
east-west axis and north-south axis in the rapidity of distribution of
agriculture, technology, and ideas.
The learner will be able to describe the role of
domestic animals in development of epidemic diseases and resistances.
The learner will be able to list the proximate
causes of the Spanish Conquest of Central and South
The learner will be able to synthesize the
geographic factors in determining the dominance of western European society
in the modern world.