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absolute location

a place's EXACT position on Earth in terms of longitude and latitude

relative location

the location of a place relative to another place


the mix of human and nonhuman features at a given location


an area with at least one unifying physical or human feature such as climate, landforms, population, or history


explores how people, goods, and ideas get from one place to another

human-environment interaction

how people affect their environment or their natural surroundings, and how their environment affects them

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