Zoom in on Physical Maps

This graphic-rich book not only explains the important features of physical maps and why people use them, but it teaches the all-important skills of reading maps.

Zoom in on Physical Maps

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Publisher: Enslow Publishing, LLC

ISBN: 0766094243

Page: 24

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Readers will learn how to use maps to locate the world's oceans, rivers, mountains, and deserts. This graphic-rich book not only explains the important features of physical maps and why people use them, but it teaches the all-important skills of reading maps. From a compass rose and legend, to color coding and latitude and longitude lines, students get a taste for the basics of map reading. A follow-up activity allows students to pinpoint directions to a few secret locations around the globe.

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