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PreUnit for Soc.St.

Visuals The pictures, maps, charts, and graphs that you see in your book.
North Pole The farthest place north on Earth.
South Pole The farthest place south on Earth.
Equator The imaginary line circling Earth, half way between the North and South Pole
Continent A large bod of land.
Ocean A very large body of salt water.
Map Symbol Drawings that stand for the real things.
May Key Tells you what the symbol on a map stand for.
Cardinal Direction There are four - north, south, east, and west.
Compass Rose A small drawing on a map that help you find directions.
Locator A small map on a larger map.
Compass An instrument that helps you know what direction you are going.
Landform Map Shows the different landforms on Earth
Grid Map Uses a set of boxes, or a grid, to locate places.
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