Alaska Content Standards

Geography F
F A student should be able to use geography to understand the world by interpreting the past, knowing the present, and preparing for the future.

A student who meets the content standard should:

  1. analyze and evaluate the impact of physical and human geographical factors on major historical events;
  2. compare, contrast, and predict how places and regions change with time;
  3. analyze resource management practices to assess their impact on future environmental quality;
  4. interpret demographic trends to project future changes and impacts on human environmental systems;
  5. examine the impacts of global changes on human activity; and
  6. utilize geographic knowledge and skills to support interdisciplinary learning and build competencies required of citizens.