OS maps

In this lesson, we will look at how to grid reference and describe places using OS maps.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

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Q1.Latitude is shown by...

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Q2.An example of a line of longitude is...

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Q3.When reading a map of latitude and longitude, which line do you read first?

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Q4.Which of the following statements are correct? (Choose 2).

Select two (2) boxes

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Q5.Which statements below are true? (Choose 3).

Select three (3) boxes

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Quiz:

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!

Q1.Latitude is shown by...

1/5

Q2.An example of a line of longitude is...

2/5

Q3.When reading a map of latitude and longitude, which line do you read first?

3/5

Q4.Which of the following statements are correct? (Choose 2).

Select two (2) boxes

4/5

Q5.Which statements below are true? (Choose 3).

Select three (3) boxes

5/5

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OS maps

This quiz will test your knowledge of OS maps. Qs 1-5 Credit: © Crown copyright and database rights 2020 [Oak National Academy] under licence to OS.

Q1.Which of the following grid references is accurate for Lodge Farm?

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Q2.What is the 6 figure grid reference for the caravan park south of the holiday park?

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Q3.Which human feature is shown by this symbol on an OS map?

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Q4.What physical feature is shown by this OS map symbol?

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Q5.Which road is found in 67 41?

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OS maps

This quiz will test your knowledge of OS maps. Qs 1-5 Credit: © Crown copyright and database rights 2020 [Oak National Academy] under licence to OS.

Q1.Which of the following grid references is accurate for Lodge Farm?

1/5

Q2.What is the 6 figure grid reference for the caravan park south of the holiday park?

2/5

Q3.Which human feature is shown by this symbol on an OS map?

3/5

Q4.What physical feature is shown by this OS map symbol?

4/5

Q5.Which road is found in 67 41?

5/5

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