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Which discipline seeks to understand the lands, features, inhabitants, and phenomena of Earth?

Geography

What is the literal meaning of the word 'geography'?

Earth description

Which Greek scholar is credited with using the word 'geography' as the title of a book?

Eratosthenes

What does geography seek to understand, apart from the location of objects?

Human behavior

Which discipline has been described as a bridge between natural science and social science disciplines?

Geography

What is the etymology of the word 'geography'?

It comes from the Greek words 'Geo' meaning Earth and 'Graphien' meaning to describe.

When was the first recorded use of the word 'geography'?

In the 3rd century BC

What is the scope of geography?

To understand the lands, features, inhabitants, and phenomena of Earth

What is the relationship between geography and planetary science?

Many concepts in geography can be applied to other celestial bodies

What is geography often described as?

A bridge between natural science and social science disciplines

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