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6th Grade (SST) Social Studies
Geography Standard

SST-06.G.05 Analyze how human beings are dependent upon, adapt to, and modify their environment to meet their needs.


  • SST-06.G.05.1 Explain how people have modified the environment and used technology to make places more suitable for humans.
  • SST-06.G.05.2 Analyze how human changes to the environment in one region or place can affect another.

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