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4 latitude and longitude

  1. 1. Class 4 Latitude, Longitude, Special latitudes & Zones Properties of Globes
  2. 2. <ul><li>How do we determine specific locations on Earth? </li></ul>
  3. 5. Figure 1.11
  4. 6. Figure 1.12
  5. 10. <ul><li>How is it like and unlike Earth? </li></ul><ul><li>Look at lattitude and longitude lines: </li></ul><ul><li>Are they all the same length? </li></ul><ul><li>Are they spaced equidistant apart? </li></ul><ul><li>Do they meet? </li></ul><ul><li>At what angles do they meet? </li></ul>
  6. 11. <ul><li>Latitude lines are parallel </li></ul><ul><li>Latitude lines are equally spaced </li></ul><ul><li>Latitude and longitude lines meet at right angles </li></ul><ul><li>Longitude lines meet at poles </li></ul><ul><li>Same shape as earth </li></ul><ul><li>Shapes (continents and oceans) are maintained </li></ul><ul><li>Relative distances and sizes are maintained </li></ul><ul><li>Can be used to show direction </li></ul>

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