Bell Ringer. Pick up a Latitude and Longitude sheet from the front. This activity is your bell ringer for the day. . Globes to Maps. Ms. Taylor - Geography. The difference between a globe and a map. Globe – round representation of the earth Map – flat representation of the earth
Ms. Taylor - Geography
*Globes more accurately show distance. Why?
Shows continents close to their true shapes and sizes.
There are distortions near the poles.
Continents are not as distorted as they are in the Robinson projection.
Shows land shapes accurately, but not size or distance.