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7th Geography

Central America and the Carribbean Islands


Chapter 7:

Central America & the Carribean Islands


Chapter Objectives:

  • Describe the physical and cultural geography of Central America.
  • Discuss the major physical and cultural features of the West Indies



Central America

Central America

Central America Objectives:

  • Identify where Central America is and what nations make up this area
  • Describe the landforms and climate found in Central America.
  • Explain how farming supports life in Central America
  • Discuss the people who live in Central America



The Caribbean Islands

Caribbean islands


Caribbean Islands Objectives:

  • Identify the islands of the West Indies
  • Describe the landforms and climates of the West Indies
  • Explain how people in the West Indies earn a living
  • Discuss the cultures of the West Indie