Ch 58: OAE - Integrated Social Studies: Geography Tools

About This Chapter

Watch this chapter's video lessons to get a concise review of the geography tools you'll need to be familiar with on the OAE Integrated Social Studies exam. Instructors discuss GPS systems, map scales, projections, and more over the course of short videos that make exam topics easy to recall.

OAE - Integrated Social Studies: Geography Tools - Chapter Summary

These video lessons can help you take another look at various geography tools and review tips for reading different types of maps. Listed below are just some of the topics covered in this chapter:

  • Remote sensing
  • GPS and GIS systems
  • Topographic and geologic maps
  • Thematic maps
  • Map scales and relative scales
  • Projections

Lessons in this chapter are aligned with OAE Integrated Social Studies exam content, so you can be sure the time you spend with these videos will help prepare you for the types of questions you'll encounter on exam day. After watching the videos or reading the transcripts, use the self-assessment quizzes to test your understanding of key concepts.

OAE - Integrated Social Studies: Geography Tools - Chapter Objectives

There are 150 multiple-choice questions on the OAE Integrated Social Studies exam. Successful examinees are eligible for an integrated social studies teaching license in Ohio.

Approximately 19% of exam questions focus on geography and culture. If you need help preparing for test items measuring your ability to interpret map scales, identify the uses of GIS and GPS systems, and recognize the characteristics of map projections, consider using the video lessons and quizzes found in this chapter.

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