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Where I live: …………………………………………………………………… and its history:

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………………………………………………………………………………………….

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Activity 3

To judge your own environment [lo 1.6, 2.1]

Draw or paste pictures that will describe (a) the earlier appearance of your environment, (b) how you want your environment to look like, (c) how it can be improved, and (d) what it should not look like.

a) This is what our environment looked like before people lived there.

b) We would like our town/city to look like this place.

c) Plans we can make to ensure that our descendants will know what the environment looked like before people settled there

d) This is not the way that our place should look like!

2.type of settlement

A

B

Often people live together in large groups and sometimes they live in small groups. In the country a small cluster of houses and shops is called a village . A village is called a rural settlement .

When the cluster becomes larger and the number of businesses increases, it becomes an urban settlement .

Activity 4

To compare rural and urban settlements [lo 2.1, 2.2, 3.1, 3.2]

Answer the following questions in your groups:

  • Do you live in a rural or urban settlement?
  • Look at sketch A and sketch B and describe the following:

- the types of buildings

- the work that people do

- what means of transport they use

  • What are the advantages of living in a city?
  • What are the advantages of living in the country?
  • Which services available in the city, are not found generally in the country?
  • What problems could people encounter in cities/in the country?

Activity 5

To make suggestions that will solve the above-mentioned problems [lo 3.3]

Reduces problems in rural areas Reduces problems in urban areas

Assessment

Learning outcome 1: geographical enquiry

The learner will be able to use enquiry skills to investigate geographical and

environmental concepts and processes.

Assessment standard

We know this when the learner:

1.6 uses information from sources (including own observations) to answer questions about people and places (e.g. “Why is it like that?”);

  • uses geographical and environmental concepts and terms to report on enquiries in different ways (e.g. writing a paragraph, using a poster, artwork).

Learning outcome 2: geographical knowledge and understanding

The learner will be able to demonstrate geographical and environmental knowledge and understanding.

Assessment standard

We know this when the learner:

  • describes the features of the local settlement, including land uses, and compares them with examples from other places;
  • describes the importance of access to resources and services for people living in settlements.

Learning outcome 3: exploring issues

The learner will be able to make informed decisions about social and environmental issues and problems.

Assessment standard

We know this when the learner:

3.1 identifies issues associated with resources and services in a particular context;

3.2 identifies the factors that influence why some people have better access to resources compared to others in a particular context;

  • suggests ways to improve access to resources in a particular context.

Memorandum

Mining town/city Seaport town/city Industrial town/city Tourist attraction
Kimberley Knysna Sasol Knysna
Koffiefontein Port Elizabeth Kimberley Port Elizabeth
Cape Town Cape Town Kimberley
Knysna Cape Town
Port Elizabeth Warmbaths
Skukuza
Herolds Bay
Hogsback
  • Services
  • Facilities
  • Peacefulness
  • Cheaper/lower crime rate
  • Crime/Violence : Far from facilities
  • Transport : Smaller variety
  • Stress : Cheaper products

Questions & Answers

where we get a research paper on Nano chemistry....?
Maira Reply
nanopartical of organic/inorganic / physical chemistry , pdf / thesis / review
Ali
what are the products of Nano chemistry?
Maira Reply
There are lots of products of nano chemistry... Like nano coatings.....carbon fiber.. And lots of others..
learn
Even nanotechnology is pretty much all about chemistry... Its the chemistry on quantum or atomic level
learn
Google
da
no nanotechnology is also a part of physics and maths it requires angle formulas and some pressure regarding concepts
Bhagvanji
hey
Giriraj
Preparation and Applications of Nanomaterial for Drug Delivery
Hafiz Reply
revolt
da
Application of nanotechnology in medicine
what is variations in raman spectra for nanomaterials
Jyoti Reply
ya I also want to know the raman spectra
Bhagvanji
I only see partial conversation and what's the question here!
Crow Reply
what about nanotechnology for water purification
RAW Reply
please someone correct me if I'm wrong but I think one can use nanoparticles, specially silver nanoparticles for water treatment.
Damian
yes that's correct
Professor
I think
Professor
Nasa has use it in the 60's, copper as water purification in the moon travel.
Alexandre
nanocopper obvius
Alexandre
what is the stm
Brian Reply
is there industrial application of fullrenes. What is the method to prepare fullrene on large scale.?
Rafiq
industrial application...? mmm I think on the medical side as drug carrier, but you should go deeper on your research, I may be wrong
Damian
How we are making nano material?
LITNING Reply
what is a peer
LITNING Reply
What is meant by 'nano scale'?
LITNING Reply
What is STMs full form?
LITNING
scanning tunneling microscope
Sahil
how nano science is used for hydrophobicity
Santosh
Do u think that Graphene and Fullrene fiber can be used to make Air Plane body structure the lightest and strongest. Rafiq
Rafiq
what is differents between GO and RGO?
Mahi
what is simplest way to understand the applications of nano robots used to detect the cancer affected cell of human body.? How this robot is carried to required site of body cell.? what will be the carrier material and how can be detected that correct delivery of drug is done Rafiq
Rafiq
if virus is killing to make ARTIFICIAL DNA OF GRAPHENE FOR KILLED THE VIRUS .THIS IS OUR ASSUMPTION
Anam
analytical skills graphene is prepared to kill any type viruses .
Anam
Any one who tell me about Preparation and application of Nanomaterial for drug Delivery
Hafiz
what is Nano technology ?
Bob Reply
write examples of Nano molecule?
Bob
The nanotechnology is as new science, to scale nanometric
brayan
nanotechnology is the study, desing, synthesis, manipulation and application of materials and functional systems through control of matter at nanoscale
Damian
Is there any normative that regulates the use of silver nanoparticles?
Damian Reply
what king of growth are you checking .?
Renato
What fields keep nano created devices from performing or assimulating ? Magnetic fields ? Are do they assimilate ?
Stoney Reply
why we need to study biomolecules, molecular biology in nanotechnology?
Adin Reply
?
Kyle
yes I'm doing my masters in nanotechnology, we are being studying all these domains as well..
Adin
why?
Adin
what school?
Kyle
biomolecules are e building blocks of every organics and inorganic materials.
Joe
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Source:  OpenStax, Geography grade 4. OpenStax CNX. Sep 17, 2009 Download for free at http://cnx.org/content/col11084/1.1
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