Appendix D: Answers to the activities

3.1 Which is Which?

  1. 2
  2. 7
  3. 12
  4. 9
  5. 8
  6. 10
  7. 5
  8. 10
  9. 4
  10. 11
  11. 3
  12. 6
  13. 1

3.2 Find It

  1. C: (7.7, 6.1)
  2. A: (5.2, 2.6)
  3. B: (4.8, 6.7)
  4. A: (8.2, 4.2)
  5. D: (5.7, 8.0)
  6. B: (5.5, 6.4)
  7. D: (5.3, 5.0)

3.3a Measure This (northern Saskatchewan)

  1. D: (2.0, 0.5)
  2. A: light pink
  3. C: less than 1km long
  4. A: 17 km
  5. B: less than 1 square km
  6. D: 10 km

3.3b Measure This (Halifax area)

  1. D: (1.4, 0.7)
  2. A: south
  3. C: (1.0, 1.2)
  4. B: 16 km

3.4 Clearcutting in the Forest

  • D) (0.7, 5.0) (2.4, 3.0) (6.5, 9.2)
  • E) approximately 7.4 square km

3.5 Oil Spill Danger

  1. Ormond
  2. Canto
  3. June 18 (in 5 days)
  4. Approximately 67 barriers

3.6 Crops Types

Task 1

  • Town: (1.4, 1.6)
  • Village: (4.1, 5.3)
  • River exits at: (6.0, 2.8)
  • Railway exits at: (0.0, 5.5)

Task 2

  1. beans
  2. beans
  3. alfalfa
  4. corn
  5. corn
  6. grains
  7. grains

Task 3

  1. trees and shrubs
  2. approximately 32 fields

3.7 Forest Fire

Task 1

  • Approximately 16 km

Task 2

  • Closest Lake is at: (2.1, 2.1)
  • Next closest lake is at: (0.7, 3.7)

3.8 Navigating a Ship Through Ice

Task

  • Distance: 8.5 km (blue route)
  • The more difficult route is >9 km (red route)

3.9 You Figure it Out!

Sandspit

  1. 3
  2. 4
  3. 1
  4. 2
  5. 4
  6. 4

Queen Charlotte City

  • A, B) 2
  • C) 3
  • D) 4

3.10 Land Use Mapping

3.11 At a Mine Site

  1. (4.5, 2.7)
  2. (2.0, 6.0)
  3. (6.5, 6.7)
  4. (4.6, 3.2)
  5. (3.7, 3.7)
  6. (6.5, 8.1)
  7. (4.1, 8.8)

3.12 A Different Perspective

  1. H
  2. D
  3. F
  4. A
  5. C
  6. G
  7. B
  8. E