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Definitions. Regions: Places that have common characteristics; areas having no specific boundaries. Common characteristics: Same features that belong to a place or region. Longitude: Grid lines on a globe going north and south. Latitude: Grid lines on a globe going east and west.

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Definitions

Regions: Places that have common characteristics; areas having no specific boundaries.

Common characteristics: Same features that belong to a place or region.

Longitude: Grid lines on a globe going north and south.

Latitude: Grid lines on a globe going east and west.

Hemisphere: Half of the globe created by the prime meridian or the equator.

Equator: An imaginary line around the middle of the earth that divides the globe into the northern and southern hemispheres.

Prime meridian: An imaginary line that divides the globe into the eastern and western hemispheres.

Which Way?

1. The Equator runs _________________ and ______________.

2. The Prime Meridian runs ____________ and ______________.

3. As you face the South Pole the direction on your right is ___________________.

4. To get from your city, _____________, to the Equator you would travel ___________________.

5. You live ______________________ of the Prime Meridian.

6. As you face east, the North Pole is on your ______________.

7. All of Australia is ___________________ of the Equator.

8. The United States is ________________ of the Prime Meridian and ________________ of the Equator.

9. Rome and Greece are in the ______________ and _______________ Hemispheres.

10. France, most of England and Spain are in the _______________ and __________________ Hemispheres.

11. Mali is in the __________________ and _________________

1. The Equator runs _________________ and ______________.

2. The Prime Meridian runs ____________ and ______________.

3. As you face the South Pole the direction on your right is ___________________.

4. To get from your city, _____________, to the Equator you would travel ___________________.

5. You live ______________________ of the Prime Meridian.

6. As you face east, the North Pole is on your ______________.

East

7. All of Australia is ___________________ of the Equator.

8. The United States is ________________ of the Prime Meridian and ________________ of the Equator.

9. Rome and Greece are in the ______________ and _______________ Hemispheres.

10. France, most of England and Spain are in the _______________ and __________________ Hemispheres.

11. Mali is in the __________________ and _________________

West

1. The Equator runs _________________ and ______________.

2. The Prime Meridian runs ____________ and _________.

3. As you face the South Pole the direction on your right is ___________________.

4. To get from your city, _____________, to the Equator you would travel ___________________.

5. You live ______________________ of the Prime Meridian.

6. As you face east, the North Pole is on your ______________.

East

7. All of Australia is ___________________ of the Equator.

8. The United States is ________________ of the Prime Meridian and ________________ of the Equator.

9. Rome and Greece are in the ______________ and _______________ Hemispheres.

10. France, most of England and Spain are in the _______________ and __________________ Hemispheres.

11. Mali is in the __________________ and _________________

West

North

South

1. The Equator runs _________________ and ______________.

2. The Prime Meridian runs ____________ and _________.

3. As you face the South Pole the direction on your right is ___________________.

4. To get from your city, _____________, to the Equator you would travel ___________________.

5. You live ______________________ of the Prime Meridian.

6. As you face east, the North Pole is on your ______________.

East

7. All of Australia is ___________________ of the Equator.

8. The United States is ________________ of the Prime Meridian and ________________ of the Equator.

9. Rome and Greece are in the ______________ and _______________ Hemispheres.

10. France, most of England and Spain are in the _______________ and __________________ Hemispheres.

11. Mali is in the __________________ and _________________

West

North

South

West

1. The Equator runs _________________ and ______________.

2. The Prime Meridian runs ____________ and _________.

3. As you face the South Pole the direction on your right is ___________________.

4. To get from your city, _____________, to the Equator you would travel ___________________.

5. You live ______________________ of the Prime Meridian.

6. As you face east, the North Pole is on your ______________.

East

7. All of Australia is ___________________ of the Equator.

8. The United States is ________________ of the Prime Meridian and ________________ of the Equator.

9. Rome and Greece are in the ______________ and _______________ Hemispheres.

10. France, most of England and Spain are in the _______________ and __________________ Hemispheres.

11. Mali is in the __________________ and _________________

West

North

South

West

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South

1. The Equator runs _________________ and ______________.

2. The Prime Meridian runs ____________ and _________.

3. As you face the South Pole the direction on your right is ___________________.

4. To get from your city, _____________, to the Equator you would travel ___________________.

5. You live ______________________ of the Prime Meridian.

6. As you face east, the North Pole is on your ______________.

East

7. All of Australia is ___________________ of the Equator.

8. The United States is ________________ of the Prime Meridian and ________________ of the Equator.

9. Rome and Greece are in the ______________ and _______________ Hemispheres.

10. France, most of England and Spain are in the _______________ and __________________ Hemispheres.

11. Mali is in the __________________ and _________________

West

North

South

West

Roanoke

South

West

1. The Equator runs _________________ and ______________.

2. The Prime Meridian runs ____________ and _________.

3. As you face the South Pole the direction on your right is ___________________.

4. To get from your city, _____________, to the Equator you would travel ___________________.

5. You live ______________________ of the Prime Meridian.

6. As you face east, the North Pole is on your ______________.

East

7. All of Australia is ___________________ of the Equator.

8. The United States is ________________ of the Prime Meridian and ________________ of the Equator.

9. Rome and Greece are in the ______________ and _______________ Hemispheres.

10. France, most of England and Spain are in the _______________ and __________________ Hemispheres.

11. Mali is in the __________________ and _________________

West

North

South

West

Roanoke

South

West

left

1. The Equator runs _________________ and ______________.

2. The Prime Meridian runs ____________ and _________.

3. As you face the South Pole the direction on your right is ___________________.

4. To get from your city, _____________, to the Equator you would travel ___________________.

5. You live ______________________ of the Prime Meridian.

6. As you face east, the North Pole is on your ______________.

East

7. All of Australia is ___________________ of the Equator.

8. The United States is ________________ of the Prime Meridian and ________________ of the Equator.

9. Rome and Greece are in the ______________ and _______________ Hemispheres.

10. France, most of England and Spain are in the _______________ and __________________ Hemispheres.

11. Mali is in the __________________ and _________________

West

South

North

South

West

Roanoke

South

West

left

1. The Equator runs _________________ and ______________.

2. The Prime Meridian runs ____________ and _________.

3. As you face the South Pole the direction on your right is ___________________.

4. To get from your city, _____________, to the Equator you would travel ___________________.

5. You live ______________________ of the Prime Meridian.

6. As you face east, the North Pole is on your ______________.

East

7. All of Australia is ___________________ of the Equator.

8. The United States is ________________ of the Prime Meridian and ________________ of the Equator.

9. Rome and Greece are in the ______________ and _______________ Hemispheres.

10. France, most of England and Spain are in the _______________ and __________________ Hemispheres.

11. Mali is in the __________________ and _________________

West

South

North

South

West

North

West

Roanoke

South

West

left

1. The Equator runs _________________ and ______________.

2. The Prime Meridian runs ____________ and _________.

3. As you face the South Pole the direction on your right is ___________________.

4. To get from your city, _____________, to the Equator you would travel ___________________.

5. You live ______________________ of the Prime Meridian.

6. As you face east, the North Pole is on your ______________.

East

7. All of Australia is ___________________ of the Equator.

8. The United States is ________________ of the Prime Meridian and ________________ of the Equator.

9. Rome and Greece are in the ______________ and _______________ Hemispheres.

10. France, most of England and Spain are in the _______________ and __________________ Hemispheres.

11. Mali is in the __________________ and _________________

West

South

North

South

West

North

West

Eastern

Roanoke

Northern

South

West

left

1. The Equator runs _________________ and ______________.

2. The Prime Meridian runs ____________ and _________.

3. As you face the South Pole the direction on your right is ___________________.

4. To get from your city, _____________, to the Equator you would travel ___________________.

5. You live ______________________ of the Prime Meridian.

6. As you face east, the North Pole is on your ______________.

East

7. All of Australia is ___________________ of the Equator.

8. The United States is ________________ of the Prime Meridian and ________________ of the Equator.

9. Rome and Greece are in the ______________ and _______________ Hemispheres.

10. France, most of England and Spain are in the _______________ and __________________ Hemispheres.

11. Mali is in the __________________ and _________________

West

South

North

South

West

North

West

Eastern

Roanoke

Northern

South

West

Western

Northern

left

1. The Equator runs _________________ and ______________.

2. The Prime Meridian runs ____________ and _________.

3. As you face the South Pole the direction on your right is ___________________.

4. To get from your city, _____________, to the Equator you would travel ___________________.

5. You live ______________________ of the Prime Meridian.

6. As you face east, the North Pole is on your ______________.

East

7. All of Australia is ___________________ of the Equator.

8. The United States is ________________ of the Prime Meridian and ________________ of the Equator.

9. Rome and Greece are in the ______________ and _______________ Hemispheres.

10. France, most of England and Spain are in the _______________ and __________________ Hemispheres.

11. Mali is in the __________________ and _________________ Hemispheres.

West

South

North

South

West

North

West

Eastern

Roanoke

Northern

South

West

Western

Northern

Southern

Western

left

Definitions

Regions: Places that have common characteristics; areas having no specific boundaries.

Common characteristics: Same features that belong to a place or region.

Longitude: Grid lines on a globe going north and south.

Latitude: Grid lines on a globe going east and west.

Hemisphere: Half of the globe created by the prime meridian or the equator.

Equator: An imaginary line around the middle of the earth that divides the globe into the northern and southern hemispheres.

Prime meridian: An imaginary line that divides the globe into the eastern and western hemispheres.

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