Map Basics: All About Resource Maps, 1st Edition

  • Barbara M. Linde
  • Published By: Gareth Stevens Publishing
  • ISBN-10: 1538230593
  • ISBN-13: 9781538230596
  • DDC: 333.7022
  • Grade Level Range: 2nd Grade - 5th Grade
  • 24 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2019 | Published/Released August 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2019

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Which countries have gold mines? Where are cattle raised? What resources are found in Mexico? As readers turn the pages of this inviting book, they'll identify where different resources are found around the world. They will be able to discuss the importance of the resources to the local and global economies. By combining resource maps with climate and physical maps, students will be able to explain why particular resources are found in certain areas. A concluding activity allows readers to apply what they've learned.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: What Are Resource Maps?.
2: Types of Resources.
3: Mining Minerals.
4: Land Use.
5: Where the Crops Grow.
6: Resources Around the World.
7: Wind Power.
8: Livestock Resources.
9: Map It!.
For More Information.
Other Backmatter.