Lessons for Latitude and Longitude

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  • The earth's dimensions - … . (Oblate degrees of latitude and longitude. spheroid) 3. Finding more precise locations on a smaller scale map using minutes of latitude and longitude 3) The north … , as others start latitude and longitude exercise. (10min.) 3. My room has a tile floor that lends itself to making longitude and latitude grids at 10 … find locations using: Whole degrees of latitude and longitude. Minutes of latitude and longitude on a 1) california seismic map and 2) N.Y.S map 1 …
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  • Where in the World...? - … , and tools found in an atlas. 2. Understand how latitude, longitude, minutes and seconds are used, and determine locations using latitude and longitude measurements. 3. Apply knowledge of latitude and longitude … the world given longitude, latitude and minute measurements. Vocabulary: longitude, latitude, atlas, equator, prime meridian Extension Activities: 1. Create your own latitude and longitude "clues" and challenge classmates to …
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  • Le Tour de l?hemisphere en trois pays - … form a grid for the lines of latitude and longitude. On one end of each line of latitude and longitude, have an index card taped with … world map and create questions that will require students to practice locating various places using latitude and longitude such as: A quelle latitude se trouve … the country. Geography a paragraph and maps with: the cardinal points; the continent; neighboring countries; latitude and longitude; important mountains and rivers; important cities. Use …
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  • Latitude and Longitude - … Page 167 Standard Indicator 5.3.1 Latitude and Longitude Purpose Students will demonstrate that lines of latitude and longitude are measured in degrees of a … and correctly write the latitude and longitude degrees next to the landmark. 7. Instruct students in the second group to use the degrees of latitude and longitude … the line of zero degrees latitude called? How do latitude and longitude help you find places? Do you use latitude and longitude to find places in your …
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  • Latitude and Longitude - … .htm + + (5) Latitude and Longitude An introduction to coordinates on a sphere: how latitude and longitude define locations on Earth, and similarly, how declination and right ascension define … Earth can be defined by its latitude and longitude. Learn the difference between local time and universal time, and the various adjustments made to "clock … are latitude and longitude used for? They are two numbers describing the position of any point on the surface of the Earth. Latitude and longitude are …
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  • Where in the World? Understanding Latitude and Longitude - … latitude and longitude data to locate reporters' approximate locations with increasing ease and specificity Optional Explorations: Find your own latitude and longitude. See these online resources for latitude/longitude lookup. Conduct the Sketch a Globe activity in this lesson: Latitude, Longitude, and Distance Traveled …
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  • Reading Maps of the East Pacific Rise - … latitude and longitude. Explain that latitude and longitude lines form a grid around the earth on which all points can be located. Latitude and longitude are critical for mapping and … north to south. Describe in latitude and longitude where this ridge is. 3. Compare Map 1 Macdonald and Map 2 Cochran. Do the colors … north to south. Describe in latitude and longitude where this ridge is. 8° 30'N to 10° 10'N and -104° 10'W to …
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  • Where Is Here? - … be discussed: latitude and longitude; degrees, minutes and seconds; compass and maps; measuring latitude and longitude, the Earth's magnetic field (how a compass works); and global positioning system (GPS). Figure 1. Imaginary lines of longitude (right) and latitude … with longitude and latitude lines displayed in a grid, allowing for the identification of any point on Earth. click for copyright Measuring Latitude and Longitude Longitude: Just …
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  • Where Would You Go With A Free Airline Ticket? ... - … search using key words "Latitude and Longitude" to acquire additional curriculum materials and technical information. 12. Model finding the latitude and longitude of cities on a map … using the approximate longitude and latitude using available resources. 14. Give the longitude and latitude of some cities and have students name the city. Specific latitude and longitude place locations …
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  • Navigation - … their clocks and thus determine their longitude. This method worked well on land, allowing geographers to accurately derive latitudes and longitudes on land and helping map … latitude (very nearly). How did Robert Wood determine his ship's secret longitude, knowing the date was that of the Fall equinox, and … does it show? (It can show latitude and longitude, your changing position on a small map, and much more.) Back to the Lesson Plan …
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