How does Geography affect how you live in Northern Europe? In Southern Europe? In West Central Europe? Give specific examples from certain areas and countries.
Geography very much affects how the people in Europe live there. For an example, many place in northern Europe, such as Ireland, are right along the water. One way this affects how the people in Ireland live is that they can use the water a lot for transportation of people and goods. Also, it changes the kind of job that the people living in Ireland. Because they live right next to the water, the Irish can go fishing a ton. Also, because of good soil, many of the Irish are farmers. For West Central Europe, There are many mountains like the Alps in Switzerland and France. The reason why this changes the how they live in West Central Europe is that they can have snow sports going on there. This affects how some people have a job as a professional skiier or snowboarder, but it also changes the fact that businesses will charge people to ski on the mountains which changes people's jobs. Finally, Southern Europe gets affected by geography for example, the Po river in Italy can be used for transportation of goods, and for trade. Another thing the Po river does is create fertile soil for farming, which lets the Italians be in the agriculture business. Also, because of the sunny climate, Italy is perfect for growing and harvesting grapes to sell, eat, and make into wine.