# Create a Continent: How do we use maps? Part II

Create a Continent
Statement of Inquiry
Features of natural landscapes are caused by System Earth and influence the location of human landscapes

Key Concept: Systems
Related Concepts: Causality
Global Context: Natural and human landscapes
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Slide 1: Tekstslide
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In deze les zitten 21 slides, met interactieve quizzen, tekstslides en 1 video.

Lesduur is: 45 min

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Create a Continent
Statement of Inquiry
Features of natural landscapes are caused by System Earth and influence the location of human landscapes

Key Concept: Systems
Related Concepts: Causality
Global Context: Natural and human landscapes

#### Slide 1 -Tekstslide

Create a Continent
Today:
• Repeat: direction & scale
• Explanation: Symbols & Grid References
• Explanation & Video: Latitude & Longitude
• ACTIVITY: Symbols on a map
• ACTIVITY: Island Getaway

#### Slide 2 -Tekstslide

If the scale is 1 cm = 3 kilometer, what would the ratio be?
A
1:300
B
1:3.000
C
1:300.000
D
1:30.000

#### Slide 3 -Quizvraag

If the scale is 1 cm = 20 kilometer, what would the ratio be?
A
1:200.000
B
1:20.000
C
1:2000
D
1:2.000.000

#### Slide 4 -Quizvraag

If the scale is 1 cm = 5 kilometer, how much kilometers have I travelled if I moved 6 cm form point A to point B.
A
3 km
B
30 km
C
300 km
D
3000 km

#### Slide 5 -Quizvraag

If the scale is 1:70.000, how much kilometers have I travelled if I moved 3 cm form point A to point B.
A
21 km
B
210 km
C
2,1 km
D
2100 km

#### Slide 6 -Quizvraag

How do we use maps?
Map Symbols
• Symbols represent different things
• There a placed in a key or legend

#### Slide 7 -Tekstslide

How do we use maps?
There are a number of map features
• Title
• Compass rose
• Scale
• Map Symbols
• Grid references

#### Slide 8 -Tekstslide

Look at the symbols in Figure 2.9. What do you think they would represent on a map?
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#### Slide 9 -Open vraag

How do we use maps?
Grid References:
• Four figure grid reference
• Used to locate a position on a map

#### Slide 10 -Tekstslide

Latitude & Longitude
• The earth is seperated by the equator in a northern hemisphere and a southern hemisphere
• Latidudes are horizontal lines that run parallel to the equator.

• The earth is seperated by the prime meridian in a western hemisphere and a eastern hemisphere.
• Longitudes are vertical lines that run from the north pole to the south pole.

#### Slide 12 -Video

Give the definition of the following key words:
- latitude
- longitude
- northern hemisphere
- prime meridian
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#### Slide 13 -Open vraag

How do we use maps?

Look at the map (Figure 2.12) and answer the questions on the next slides.

#### Slide 14 -Tekstslide

What is the four figure grid reference of the beach resort near North Point?

#### Slide 15 -Open vraag

In what direction would you be travelling if you travelled from Anchor Town to Bridge Town?

#### Slide 16 -Open vraag

What is the four figure grid reference of the port on Quiet Island?

#### Slide 17 -Open vraag

If you travelled by train from North Point to Miller's Junction, in which two directions would you be travelling?

#### Slide 18 -Open vraag

What us the actual (shortest) distance between the port at Anchor Town and the port on Quiet Island?

#### Slide 19 -Open vraag

By rail, how far would you travel if you took the most direct route between Woolsdon and Bridge Town?

#### Slide 20 -Open vraag

Write out the scale for this map as a ratio