Grade 12 Geography Learning Materials Directory A-Z

Geography Grade 12 May - June 2022 common exam question papers with the memorandums

Geography Grade 12 May – June 2022 common exam question papers with the memorandums

Find Geography Grade 12 May – June 2022 common exam question papers with the memorandums for answers in a pdf downloadable format (paper 1 and paper 2). The papers are most useful during your next study revision and preparing for your next exams. Good luck and all the best. We aim to provide the entire collection of common mid-year, June…

Rural and Urban Settlement Geography Grade 12 Notes

Rural and Urban Settlement Geography Grade 12 Notes

Find Rural and Urban Settlement Geography Grade 12 Notes for revision studies. The notes on this page were compiled by various Geography subject teachers in South Africa. The notes are for 2022, 2021, and 2020. Notes People and Places – Processes and Spatial Patterns: Sustainability-related strategies and urban settlements Structures and Patterns of Urban Settlements, Human-Environment Interactions and Sustainability Strategies.…

Why are fold mountains found along the west coast of many continents

Why are fold mountains found along the west coast of many continents

On this page, we discuss why fold mountains are found along the west coast of many continents. Fold mountains are normally created where two or more of the earth’s tectonic plates are pushed together. At these colliding, compressing boundaries, rocks and debris are warped and folded into rocky outcrops, hills, mountains, and entire mountain ranges. The reason why fold mountains are found along the west…

The 4 Causes of Overpopulation in South Africa

The 4 Causes of Overpopulation in South Africa

The South African population, like many other countries, keeps on growing. While the population keeps on increasing, the supply of resources is constantly falling behind the demand. On this page, we explore the main causes of overpopulation in South Africa. It is important to note that the causes of overpopulation in South Africa are not that different from the causes…

Asthenosphere - the layer of the earth that is in a semi-molten state

Asthenosphere – the layer of the earth that is in a semi-molten state

A question may come in your Geography exam asking you to identify the layer of the earth that is in a semi-molten state. First of all, it is important to understand the structure of the earth. The earth’s structure consists of the following layers: Crust: Continental Crust, Oceanic Crust Mantle: Upper Mantle, Lower Mantle Core: Outer Core, Inner Core The…

metamorphic rocks formation

Types of Rocks formed when heat or pressure is added

On this page we talk about the types of rocks which are only formed when heat or pressure is added. Different rocks form in their own different ways, and also the state of rocks keep on chanigng from time to time. Three types of rocks There are three types of rocks that are studied in Geography and Geology, which are:…

The Path of the Tropical Cyclone Eloise

The Path of the Tropical Cyclone Eloise

On this page, we discuss the path of the tropical cyclone Eloise. Tropical Cyclone Eloise was the strongest tropical cyclone to impact the country of Mozambique since Cyclone Kenneth in 2019 and the second of three consecutive tropical cyclones to impact Mozambique in the 2020–21 South-West Indian Ocean cyclone season. The Path of the Tropical Cyclone Eloise on a Map…

The weather that occurs as a result of the cold front in South Africa

The weather that occurs as a result of the cold front in South Africa

Let’s look at the weather that occurs as a result of the cold front in South Africa. There are two different weather conditions that occur before and after the cold front has passed. Weather in front of the cold front Cool temperatures Very low pressure Overcast conditions, cumulonimbus clouds Thunderstorms Weather behind the cold front Cold temperatures High pressure Partly…

Global air circulation Notes for Grade 12

Global air circulation Notes for Grade 12

Global air circulation Notes for Grade 12 with Questions and Answers: Did you know that global air circulation winds cover large areas over the Earth’s surface? Global air circulation are also referred to as planetary winds. Winds related to global air circulation There are three global wind systems that are related to the global circulation: The tropical easterlies The westerlies…