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Refers to the Position on the Earth's Surface

There are 2 types of location: Absolute and Relative


Absolute Location: the exact location using latitude and longitude

Alaska's absolute location is 64 degrees North latitude 150 West longitude.

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Relative Location: in relation to other places around it

Alaska is west of Canada.

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Activity: Clue

Your task is to create clues that point to the relative location of one of the Alaskan cities. You can only use four clues. Use the map here or look at a map in an atlas to desgin your clues. Write this on a piece of loose leaf paper.

Example: This City is.....

Which city is it??



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