: An Econoimic
At the end of this unit, the student should be able to…
identify selected countries and capital cities in the
locate major bodies of water in the Caribbean region.
identify and locate “three major islands”
create and analyze graphs (climate, demographic etc).
explain the economic history of the Caribbean and compare
it to present economic status.
Identify and explain tectonic processes that create this
Explain the relationship between the land and vegetation
that grows on it.
Outline the pros and cons of cruise ship travel.
Compare cruise ship travel to resort travel.
Identify the impacts of tourism in this region (positives
Identify how foreign ownership plays a role in this
Identify the FIVE concerns about visiting cruise ships.
Supplement all answers with videos watched in this unit.
Describe the “people” of the Caribbean
Identify the cycle of tourism development.
DEFINE: Gross Domestic Product, multiplier