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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Region

In geography, regions are areas that are broadly divided by physical characteristics (physical .... The word "region" is taken from the Latin regio ( derived from regere, to rule), and a number of countries have borrowed the term as the formal name for a type .... Map and descriptions of hydrologic unit regions of the United States ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cultural_area

In anthropology and geography, a cultural region, cultural sphere, cultural area or culture area ... A formal culture region is an area inhabited by people who have one or more cultural traits in common, such as language, ... clearly delineated on a regional map by a line distinguishing between one jurisdiction and another.

www.killeenisd.org/teacherDocs/c7/e1605/documents/WhatisaRegion-103461.pdf

... FUNCTIONAL AND. PERCEPTUAL REGIONS! A look inside these regions ! Regions ... easy to map as formal regions using naturally occurring boundaries.

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Nov 24, 2014 ... There are many different ways to divide land up into regions. In this lesson, we'll look at the common types of regions in geography, including...

www.reference.com/geography/examples-formal-regions-caf272ce4276e038

Examples of formal regions include Canada, the Islamic world, rice fields and the Rocky Mountains. Formal regions ... What kind of maps of railroads are there?

lewishistoricalsociety.com/wiki2011/tiki-read_article.php?articleId=13

May 1, 2014 ... Formal Region (A.K.A. Homogeneous region). A region that has the same trait or its degree; On a map, it shows how strong the trait is or its ...

isite.lps.org/abargen/web/documents/week2-regions.pdf

Formal Region. --Areas in which certain characteristics are found throughout the area. --EXAMPLES: Countries, states, and cities (the City of Omaha). Functional ...

www.nationalgeographic.org/standards/national-geography-standards/5

<p>That people create regions to interpret Earth's complexity</p> Map courtesy University of North Alabama/Lisa Keys-Matthews. The geographically informed ...

www.whiteplainspublicschools.org/cms/lib/NY01000029/Centricity/Domain/353/Geography%20Formal%20Regions.pdf

Use Map 2-9 and Map 2-10 to answer these questions. 1. What formal region is shown on Map 2-9? the Corn Belt. 2. What would you expect to see growing on ...

www.openlearningworld.com/World_Geography/l8s2.htm

... Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont on a map, and more. ... Formal region: An area or region with features that make it different from  ...