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Geography

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Lighthouse of Alexandria
Absolute Location
( 41º N, 29º E )
It is located in the northeastern hemisphere
Place/Regions
Alexandria, Egypt
Physical Systems
With the north wind blowing across the Mediterranean, Alexandria normally has a different climate from the desert's. The summers are relatively temperate. During the months of July and August the humidity usually builds up making these the hottest months with an average temperature of 87ºF. Winters are normally cool with a temperature of 64ºF and there are series of harsh storms that bring hail and torrential rain.
Human Systems/ Movement
The majority of the Religion in Egypt is Muslim, and the type of government in Egypt is a republic. For about 13 centuries Arabic has been the written and spoken language of Egypt, but before this their language descended from ancient Egypt.
Environment and Society
Golden Gate Bridge
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Absolute Location
(38º N,1.22º W)
It is located in the Northwestern hemisphere
Place/Region

San Francisco, Bay Area
Physical System
Climate:Mostly sunny, average temperature is between 40-70.
Average rainfall:December-February(4-4.21) March-November(0.01-2.74)
Human System/Movement
Environment and Society
Over the years many people use the Gold Gate Bridge as a way of transportation.
They have tolls on each end, so you have to pay to go across.
It connects San Francisco with many Marin County across the 1600 meter bay.
35.31% of the people in San Francisco are religious. 16.60% are Catholic; 0.76% are LDS; 1.95% are another Christian faith; 1.60% are Jewish; 2.59% are an astern faith; 0.83% affiliates with Islam.
Not many people want to live in San Francisco. Most people are over crowded and have low-incomes.
They're not allowed to have pets.
They can only park in certain places.
It may be beautiful, but it has downs.
The United States Mint at San Francisco plays an important role in our coinage.
Mount Everest
Location
(28°N,87°E)
Place/Region
Nepal in the Southern Region of Asia.North Eastern hemisphere.
Physical Systems
Nepal has a typical monsoonal, two season year.
Flooding due to monsoons.
Snowstorms
June-September is the monsoon season. Rains almost everyday.
In the mountains it can get to sub-zero temperatures.
Sources
Human Systems /
Movement
Environment/Society
27.47 million people live in Nepal.
Nepalese hand-knotted woolen carpet ranks 2nd in terms of overseas export.
The largest manufacturing industries in Nepal produce jute, sugar, cigarettes, beer, chemicals, tea, vegetable ghee and oil, matches, soap, shoes, and processed leather.
Natural Wonder
Official language is Nepali.
There are as many as 126 other languages spoken in Nepal.
The first largest religion is Hinduism and the second is Budhism.
Air and water pollution are significant environment problems in Nepal.
The environment has also suffered from the effects of deforestation.
Normally marriages are arranged by parents with the help of a counselor.
Sources:
http://nepal.saarctourism.org/nepal-religion.html
http://www.nationsencyclopedia.com/economies/Asia-and-the-Pacific/Nepal.html
http://www.nationsencyclopedia.com/Asia-and-Oceania/Nepal-ENVIRONMENT.html
http://www.nepallink.com/nepal/people-lifestyle.html
http://www.powayusd.com/teachers/kfarrer/Geography/Islam/absolute_location_in_middle_east.htm
http://www.britannica.com/EBchecked/topic/14376/Alexandrial/60049/Climate
http://www.kwintessential.co.uk/resources/global-etiquette/egyt-country-profile.html
https://plus.google.com/.../about?gl=us&hl=en
www.scielo.cl
http://www.allaboutturkey.com/carpet.htm
http://travelioo.com/img/Temple-of-Artemis-Photo16.jpg
http://foundtheworld.com/temple-of-artemis/
http://www.workaway.info/577217171673-en.html
www.famousplacefinder.com/ephesus-in-selcuk-izmir-turkey/
www.worldalldetails.com
www.weather-forecast.com
tripwow.tripadvisor.com
www.travelwithachallenge.com
www.fazturkey.com
www.outsidethebeltway.com
Alexandria is Egypt's largest seaport. It serves about 80% of their imports and exports. Alexandria is also an important industrial center and tourist resort
Temple of Artemis at
Ephesus
Exact Location
(37.9ºN,27.3ºE)
Northeastern Hemisphere
Place/Region
Selcçuk,Turkey
Towards the western coast of Turkey
Physical Systems
The average temperatue ranges from 66º to 78º Fahrenheit yearly.
Average yearly rainfall is 632mm.

Human Systems/Movement
The movement of ideas was the idea of hand made rugs
These are better known as Turkish Rugs
Environment/Society
Common language is turkish
Top 4 languages spoken: English, Turkish, Japanese, French
They subject themselves to the Christian religion
Then & Now
Sources
www.sanfrancisco.travelgoldengatebridge.org
www.wunderground.com
www.californiarocks.com
San Francisco, Bay Area human system-www.google.com
average-rainfall.findthebest.com
www.wrcc.dri.edu
Wonders Of The World
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