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Other Tools of Geography

Other Tools of Geography

Author: Amy Sharpe

Introduces Texas TEKS 21.C   analyze and evaluate the validity and utility of multiple sources of geographic information such as primary and secondary sources, aerial photographs, and maps

Geographic tools are used by geographers to ask and answer geographic questions.  This slideshow introduces various tools and their purposes in geography.

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Geographic Tools

This slide show describes various tools used by geographers and their purposes.