Locational knowledge of the world

In this lesson, you will be learning how we can locate places in the world using lines of latitude and longitude. You will learn how the world is divided into hemispheres and become familiar with the world's major oceans.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

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Q1.Which of the following statements about maps is FALSE?

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Q2.By the end of the 19th century, maps had become...? Select two options from the list below.

Select two (2) boxes

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Q3.Someone who makes maps is called a...?

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Q4.GIS stands for...?

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Q5.True or false, electronic maps are just better versions of paper maps?

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.Which of the following statements about maps is FALSE?

1/5

Q2.By the end of the 19th century, maps had become...? Select two options from the list below.

Select two (2) boxes

2/5

Q3.Someone who makes maps is called a...?

3/5

Q4.GIS stands for...?

4/5

Q5.True or false, electronic maps are just better versions of paper maps?

5/5

Video

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Worksheet

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Locational knowledge of the world

The questions here will check your understanding of the learning from today's lesson.

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Q1.What are the imaginary lines that go around the Earth horizontally?

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Q2.Which of the following describes longitude?

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Q3.Which important line of longitude runs through London?

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Q4.Which two continents are missing from this list? Africa, North America, Europe, Antarctica and Australia.

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Q5.Which ocean would you find between the continents of Africa and South America?

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This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Locational knowledge of the world

The questions here will check your understanding of the learning from today's lesson.

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.What are the imaginary lines that go around the Earth horizontally?

1/5

Q2.Which of the following describes longitude?

2/5

Q3.Which important line of longitude runs through London?

3/5

Q4.Which two continents are missing from this list? Africa, North America, Europe, Antarctica and Australia.

4/5

Q5.Which ocean would you find between the continents of Africa and South America?

5/5

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