Maps as models of the earth/Contour models. Washington State K–12 Learning Standards and Guidelines.
Washington State K–12 Learning Education Standards and Guidelines. Geologists use a variety of different types of maps to model or depict the three-dimensional Earth on a two-dimensional surface. Each type of map serves a purpose because each type has its special strengths: Topographic Maps, Mercator Projections, Conic Projections, Azimuthal Projections. Read More...
The resources above correspond to the standards listed below:
Washington State K–12 Learning Standards and Guidelines
WA.MS-ESS. EARTH AND SPACE SCIENCE
MS-ESS2. Earth’s Systems
Students who demonstrate understanding can:
MS-ESS2-1. Develop a model to describe the cycling of Earth’s materials and the flow of energy that drives this process.
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