World Geography: Climate 2a
World Geography Disputed Areas Map Activity
►Create a map of any room in your house
►Include the following elements:
►2. Compass Rose
►3. Include at least 3 symbols (you can make them-up!) and a key that tells me what they are.
►4. Include a scale: 1-inch on your map= approx. how many feet?
►5. Include an equator (0 degrees) and a Prime Meridian that divides the paper in half
►6. Include 2 lines of latitude and 2 lines of longitude. Label each line accordingly with the correct degrees and direction.
7. Select one item from your key and give the approximate longitude and latitude.
8. Maps have colors, lines, and boundaries. So should yours.
9. You may hand-draw it OR make it on the computer. Either way I need a physical copy.
Example(s) from class:
Label the Following on your map(RA6-7)
Tropic of Capricorn
Tropic of Cancer
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