Ch 42: Understanding Geography Using Maps

About This Chapter

These short video lessons are designed to help your student learn to read maps and find locations based on latitude and longitude. Quick multiple-choice assessments help you evaluate your middle-schooler's comprehension of the material.

Understanding Geography Using Maps - Chapter Summary

Is your student feeling adventurous? These fun and interesting video lessons will teach your middle-schooler to recognize major global features and navigate the world! They explain latitude, longitude, and how to read coordinates and interpret several styles of map projections. Transcripts are provided to help students with vocabulary, and they are always welcome to ask questions for extra help.

Chapter Lessons and Objectives

Video Objectives
How to Locate Places on the World Map Learn major features on the world map and how to read different styles of map projections
How the World is Divided Regionally Explore the history and geography of the regional division of the world
Geographic Coordinates: Latitude, Longitude & Elevation Use latitude and longitude to find specific coordinates on a map

Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
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