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Map Skills and Terms: Scale, Latitude and Longitude, etc.

4 Dec

These terms might be a review for some of you, but the links and videos are helpful. We will continue to focus on map skills throughout the year.  The place where a river enters a lake, larger river, or the ocean is called its mouth. River mouths are places of much activity. The scale on a map can be used to figure out the distance between two locations on a map. Map terms can be found on page 16 in your textbook.