Social Studies Alive Chapter 2 - 4th grade
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North, South East and West
The four cardinal directions?
The place on the map to find the cardinal and intermediate directions
Northeast, Southeast, Southwest, West and Midwest
The 5 regions in the United States.
North America, South America, Asia, Africa, Antarctica, Europe, Australia
The seven continents of the World.
The place on a map that shows you what the
symbols and colors on a map mean.
Lines of latitude - Other name.
Lines of longitude - Other name.
The line that divides the world in half between the North and South Poles.
The imaginary line that divides the world into the Eastern and Western Hemisphere.
The grid formed by crisscrossing line of latitude and longitude.
The kind of specialty map would you choose to use if you wanted to know how many people live in different areas.
The kind of specialty map would you choose to use if you wanted to know the height of the land?
Northern and Southern Hemisphere
The areas of the globe divided by the equator.
Eastern and Western Hemisphere
The areas of the globe divided by the Prime Meridian.
Lines of Longitude
Imaginary lines that run around the globe from North to South.
Lines of Latitude
Imaginary lines that run around the globe that run east to west.
A diagram that explains distances on a map.
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