Category: Geography

What is Geography

Geography is the study of places and the relationships between people and their environments.The person who study Geography is called geographers. Geographers explore both the physical properties of Earth’s surface and the human societies spread across it.

It is divided into two main branches: human geography and physical geography. There are additional branches in geography such as regional geography, cartography, and integrated geography.

Human geography

=> This involves the study of the race, their origins, their interactions and the perceptions they have regarding various ideologies that affect them. It also includes the study of how these groups of people organize themselves in the places that they inhabit.

Physical Geography

=> Physical geography deals with the physical characteristics of the earth. This is not limited to the characteristics on the earth’s surface but also beneath the earth and around the earth surface. This branch of geography is also referred to as physiography