Vocabulary 1 Vocabulary 2 Maps or Globes Hemispheres Relative or Absolute

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What are the cardinal directions
The primary points on a compass

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What is a map
A drawing of a place

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What is a map
Is a flat 2-dimensional drawing of the world

100

What is the northern
Hemisphere that is located north of the equator

100

What is relative location
Social Studies is across the hall from the stairs

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What is the prime meridian
The imaginary line that runs vertically from the north to the south pole

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What is the equator
The imaginary line that circles the Earth halfway between the north and south poles.

200

What is a globe
Shows all of the continents accurately

200

What is pole
The prime meridian splits the globe vertically from the north to the south ______

200

What is absolute location
The white house is located at 1600 Pennsylvania Ave

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What is a compass rose
A symbol on a map that shows cardinal and intermediate directions

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What is lines of longitude
Imaginary lines on a map that run from north to south

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What is a map
Can be of a specific locations such as a neighborhood or state.

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What is the southern
Thi hemisphere is located south of the equator

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What is absolute location
Social Studies is located in room 109

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What is a mental map
A map that you have in your head

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What is a globe
A model of the Earth

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What is a map
Is portable and can be folded into your pocket

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What is equator
Lines of latitude tell you how far north or south you are of the __________

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What is a relative location
The attendance office is located next to the main office

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What is distance
The amount of space or number of miles between locations

500

What are lines of latitude
Imaginary lines on a map that run from east to west

500

What is a globe
A 3-dimensional sphere model of the Earth

500

What is longitude
These lines tell you how far east or west of the prime meridian you are

500

What is 1837
Michigan became the 26th state to join the United States on January 26th of what year?

Maps and Globes

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