Geographic distribution refers to the way that something is distributed over a geographical area and can be represented on a map. Geographical distribution is commonly used to demonstrate the spread of animal species and... More » Science Earth Science

A unitary system of government is not defined by a geographic distribution of power, but rather all of the power resides in one centralized government. More » Government & Politics Types of Government

Geographic factors are circumstances associated with a physical location that affect humans living within a specific area. Behavior, health, beliefs, income and education are examples of factors that can be affected by g... More » Science Earth Science Landforms
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