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Social Studies SOL 3.5
|How many continents are there?
|How many oceans are there?
|What does the equator and prime meridian do?
|divide the globe into four hemispheres
|What are the four hemispheres?
|Northern, Southern, Eastern, and Western
|What tool do we use to locate places?
|A simple letter-number grid system on maps
|How does the equator split the world?
|NORTH AND SOUTH
|How does the prime meridian split the world?
|EASTERN AND WESTERN
|What is a hemisphere?
|Half of a sphere (globe
|How do you create a hemisphere?
|the prime meridian or the equator
|What is the equator?
|An imaginary line around the middle of the Earth that divides it into the Northern and Southern Hemispheres
|What is the prime meridian?
|An imaginary line that divides the Earth into the Eastern and Western Hemispheres
|What is a region?
|Places that have common characteristics
|What are the 7 continents?
|North America, South America, Europe, Asia, Africa, Australia, Antarctica
|What are the 5 oceans?
|, Atlantic, Indian, Pacific, and Southern
|Which countries are found in EUROPE continent?
|England, France, and Spain
|Where is the United States located?
|continent of North America
|Where is city of San Salvador?
|Where is city of St. Augustine?
|FLORIDA (in USA)
|Where is city of Quebec?
|CANADA (above USA)
|Where is city of Jamestown?
|How do we know APPROXIMATE location of a place?
|The letter (on the left) and number (at the bottom) coordinates of a grid system (A3, B2)
|What are the parts of a MAP?
|MAP TITLE, MAP LEGEND, COMPASS ROSE
|What is found in a map legend or KEY?
|symbols and words
|What is a symbol in a map legend?
|What is a compass rose?
|has cardinal directions (north, south, west, and east) and INTERMEDIATE directions (NW, SW, SW, SE)