The North and the South: Leading Up to the Civil War Regions and Geography Warm Up Examples of how Geography affects our lives: • Weather • Activities you can do • Jobs you can have • Closeness to family and other people • Dangers or benefits from living in an area Region 1 Region 2 Region 3 Region 1 Region 2 Region 3 1. Which region would you most want to live in? Why? 2. Do you think your life would be different if you lived in the different regions? 3. How do you think that geography (the land and weather) has an impact on how people live their lives? Rural - an area with few homes or people. North and South Differences Slavery North South Economy Culture Tariffs Urban -a city environment with many people and buildings Agricultural -growing crops and raising animals Manufacturing -making goods using natural, human, and capital resources Tariff -a taxed placed on goods coming from another country, to make people choose locally made items instead of foreign-made ones.