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Conceptual Understanding - SS.5.4.a:
Physical maps reflect the varied climate zones, landforms, bodies of water, and natural resources of the Western Hemisphere.
Conceptual Understanding - SS.5.4.b:
The Western Hemisphere can be divided into regions. Regions are areas that share common identifiable characteristics such as physical, political, economic, or cultural features. Regions within the Western Hemisphere include: * North America (Canada and the United States) * Mesoamerica (Mexico and Central America) * Caribbean * South America