Using Maps

This week we’re looking at the mountains, rivers and lakes of Ireland.

Being able to read maps is a very important skill that you need for this topic.

We can use GPS to help us locate or identify places on maps.

Click on the picture below to go to the OSI interactive map of Ireland and answer the following three questions:

1 What is located at the following co-ordinates? X: 529043, Y: 785918

2 What are the GPS co-ordinates for Ireland West Airport?

3 What do the letters GPS stand for?

Capture
Click on image to go to OSI.ie interactive map
Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s