Egyptian British International School Humanities - Year 8 Studyguide – Geography 2015 Book: New Key Geography – Interactions 1. Factors that affect climate Pages: 6 and 7 Objective: Students should be able to identify and differentiate between 4 key factors that determine climate. Students should be able to explain how these 4 key factors can determine any existing climate. 2. Ecosystems Pages: 10 and 11 Objective: Students should be able to define an ecosystem and the elements it is comprised of. 3. The Mediterranean climate Pages: 16 and 17 Objective: Students should be able to determine the features of an Equatorial climate and explain how the 4 key climate factors determine this climate. 4. Mediterranean Vegetation Pages: 18 and 19 Objective: SS will be able to identify and label several types of Mediterranean vegetation and give examples found in their own environment. 5. Development and overpopulation Pages: 128 and 129 Objective: Students should be able to relate overpopulation to a country’s development as well as the living standards and quality of life. 6. Note: The book is the main source of studying. Revise all previous assigned activities of the book. Revise all words studied in the previous mentioned topics through glossary of the book Glossary From page142to144 .