Welcome to the Companion Website for Canadian Geosystems: An Introduction to Physical Geography, Second Edition by Robert W. Christopherson and Mary-Louise Byrne
Special thanks to our Web authors,
Michael Ritter, John Aubert, Ginger H. Birkeland, and William Gough
We are pleased to provide you with an online study guide to assist your study of physical geography. This site, adapted for the second Canadian edition by William Gough of the University of Toronto, was created by Robert Christopherson. It gives you the opportunity to further explore topics presented in the book using the Internet.
Click on one of the chapters for a multitude of practice tests. This website is set up to allow you to test yourself while you study. It contains numerous exercises in various formats (true and false, fill-in-the-blank, matching, multiple choice, short answer) to apply what you know. The site also encourages you to develop your problem-solving skills using online maps and images. Selected chapters include Data Analysis modules to practice describing and interpreting patterns in spatial data. Every step of the way you will be provided with automated feedback to monitor your progress. We hope you enjoy your study of physical geography!
Other helpful study tools included on this website:
- Physical Geography Case Studies
Instructors can access the following supplements from the online catalogue:
- Instructor’s Manual
- Test Generator
The Instructor’s Resource CD-ROM includes all the supplements listed above, as well as PowerPoint Lecture Presentations, digital images of most illustrations and photos from the book, and animations, which are also included on the Student CD packaged with the book.
We are eager to learn your thoughts about this Companion Website and how we might improve it. Please use the feedback link below to send us your comments and suggestions