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Articles on Geography

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Latitude and Longitude
Latitude and Longitude help us identify the location of places on a globe. This fun article makes the terms easy to understand.

Basic Geography: What's a Place?
Is a place where people live? Is it where things are? Is it both? This fun, illustrated article answers all those questions and more. Check it out!

The Ten Longest Rivers in the World
You know the Nile River is the longest in the world, right? How long is it? What's Number 2? This article tells you, along with giving you the lengths and places of the Top 10 rivers in the world.

Are You Map-Savvy?
Do you know how to read maps? You should. This fun article introduces you to several types of maps and also tells you how important it is to be map-savvy.

Cool Geography: The Global Positioning System
You can use the Global Positioning System (GPS) to find exactly where you are anywhere on the planet. Find out how.