Learning About A Faraway City
You decide to learn more about a faraway city, its history and its present day status. Search the internet for answers to your questions.
1. What is the name of the faraway city you chose?
2. What year was the city founded? 1, 3
3. How old does that make the city?
4. Who is the city's mayor or political leader? 1
5. What is the city's elevation? 1, 3
6. What is the area of the city? 1, 3
7. What is the most recent population count? 1, 3
What is the population density of the city? (people per square mile or people per square kilometer)
8. What is the approximate latitude and longitude of the city? 1, 3
9. What is today's weather forecast? Tomorrow's? 2
10. What time will the sun set tonight? What time will the sun rise tomorrow? 2
11. What are today's high and low temperatures in Fahrenheit? In Celsius? 2
12. For this month, what is the record high temperature? The record low? 2
Yahoo! Weather: http://weather.yahoo.com
CNN Weather: http://cnn.com/weather
U.S. Census QuickFacts: http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/