Review and assess your learning. Start with the "Important Terms and Concepts" to ensure you know the terminology related to the topic of the chapter and concepts discussed. Move on to the "Review Questions" to answer critical thinking questions about concepts and processes discussed in the chapter. Finally, test your overall understanding by taking the "Self-assessment quiz".
- Important Terms and Concepts (In development)
- Review Questions (In development)
- Self-assessment quiz (In development)
Use these resources to further explore the world of geography
Connections: "From the Dust Bowl to the Sahel" NASA Earth Observatory
"White Sands" (National Archives/Google) a 1938 National Park Service video describing White Sands National Monument. Interesting (and somewhat comic) from a modern-day perspective.
"From the Dust Bowl to the Sahel" (NASA Earth Observatory)
FAO Desertification site - "The Web site contains technical and scientific data and information, available at FAO, as well as links to a number of highly informative Web sites on desertification" (Web site)