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|What is Agriculture?
|The growing of crops or raising animals for human use or consumption.
|Describe how grain and Mediterranean farming work
|Describe how livestock ranching works
|Describe the impact of population growth on countries dependent on subsistence agriculture
|Describe Ester Boserup’s thesis regarding population growth and agricultural expansion
|Explain the dilemma that farmers in developing countries face in balancing food and cash crop production
|Discuss the causes and impact of drug trafficking
|Explain the impact of overproduction in developed countries, and describe methods used to curb the causes and effects of overproduction in these countries
|Describe von Thunen’s agricultural model and explain how it helps us understand the geographical arrangement of commercial agriculture
|Describe the green revolution
|Explain the controversies surrounding genetically modified foods
|Analyze positive and negative impacts of aquaculture
|Discuss issues involving agriculture and environmental sustainability
|Describe metes and bounds, long-lot, and township-and-range survey systems.
|Explain the impact of each of the above systems on the cultural landscape
|Explain the origins of the township-and-range and long-lot systems
|Differentiate between clustered/nucleated, dispersed, and linear settlement patterns