Observing the Global
Where Do Humans Congregate?
Overview: Using the two different web-based map resources given below and at least one that you find on your own, answer a series of investigative questions about patterns of human settlement.
- How do global and US patterns of population density differ?
- What geologic, environmental or other factors could have influenced the patterns of human settlement in the United States and around the globe?
- On what data did you base your conclusion?
- How did the different web sources differ from one another?
- How useful was each, in helping you answer these questions?