Geography

Describe Bakewell.
It is a small town and is an hour drive from the school.
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What is the title of Physical Geography fieldwork?
To investigate changes along the long profile of Burbage Brook.
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Why did you use field sketches for?
We drawed a field sketch of Wye Valley and this technique ws important because it helped to pick out the key physical features.
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Give a example of some key physical feature.
Flood plain
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What is the title of Physical Geography data which is collected?
To investigate changes along the long profile of Burbage Brook.
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How did you work out the changes in Burbage Brook downstream?
We used a tape measure and measured the width across the channel. After that we used a metre ruler to measure the depth across the width and worked out the average depth.
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Describe one primary data collection method.
Pedestrian counts are taken by the whole group whilst in Bakewell. We were all divided into groups and given a specific location. This data was then used in a isoline map of pedestrians across Bakewell.
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Why are risk assessments important?
They are important because there is a possibility of diseases e.g Weil disease which is casued by animal urine. We made sure we used hand sanitizer before eating.
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How were the questionares divided up as?
They were divided up into locals and tourists.
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How did human error happen in the questionares?
There was a lot of repetition as there were a few enthusiastic members of the public who answered more than once.
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What is traffic count?
It is where we counted how many cars went passed and recorded it as a tally on different types of cars.
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What is an Isoline map?
It shows lines which join points of equal value.
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Give an example of an Isoline map.
A contour map which have points which join together that have the same equal height.
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Advantage of Isoline maps.
It is useful to interpret general trends within the distribution.
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Disadvantage of Isoline maps.
The line values have an element of guesswork and may not be precise.
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