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GCSE - Revision Zone

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Quizlet sets


Unit 1

Challenge of Natural Hazards Physical landscapes in the UK The Living World

Type of Hazard 
Hazards Photo Exercise
Factors Affecting Hazard Risk
Global Distribution of Tectonic Hazards
Plate Boundaries
Case studies - Haiti      Kobe
Why live in tectonic areas?
Reducing Tectonic Risk

EXTRA - background to volcanoes and earthquakes

Global Atmospheric Circulation
Tropical Storms - what and why
Climate Change and Tropical Storms
Typhoon Haiyan
UK Weather hazards
UK Extreme weather
UK Storm Case Study - St Jude
Evidence for Climate Change
Causes of Climate Change
Managing Climate Change

  Background to ecosystems
Distribution of ecosystems.
Tropical rainforests
Tropical Rainforest Characteristics
Impacts of Deforestation
Rates of Deforestation
Amazon Case Study
Sustainable Forest Management

Hot deserts
Characteristics of Hot Deserts
Plant & animal adaptation -Deserts
Opportunities & Challenges -Deserts
Desertification Strategies

Unit 2

Urban Issues and Challenges Changing Economic World Challenge of Resource Management
Global Patterns of urban change
Factors affecting urbanisation and megacities

MUMBAI CASE STUDY: a major city in an LIC or NEE showing:
Mumbai, location & Importance
Mumbai, causes of growth
Mumbai, social and economic opportunities
Mumbai - SEE Challenges
Mumbai, Improving Urban areas

UK overview of urban areas
LONDON case study of a major city in the UK showing:
London - Location & Importance
London - Growth
London - SEE Opportunities
London - SEE Challenges
London - Regeneration

Sustainability in Urban areas
Urban Transport Strategies





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