Investigation 1: Let's go to the mall

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This investigation examines the significance of the location of shopping malls. Huntsville, Alabama, is used as an example to illustrate that different human activities have different location requirements. Studying malls from a spatial perspective demonstrates the usefulness of geography in daily life and offers opportunities for direct observation and fieldwork.

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