ERIC Number: EJ463246
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: N/A
How Columbus Did It.
Saveland, Robert N.; DeVorsey, Louis, Jr.
Social Education, v56 n7 p399-401 Nov-Dec 1992
Presents a lesson in which history, science, and mathematics combine to contribute to an understanding of one of the five fundamental themes of geography: location. Discusses the maps and navigational equipment available at the time of Christopher Columbus. Describes timekeeping, recording speed, and determining latitude and longitude during a transatlantic voyage. (DK)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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