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Learning About A Faraway City

Scenario:
You decide to learn more about a faraway city, its history and its present day status. Search the internet for answers to your questions.

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


1Search Engines:
Google: http://www.google.com
Yahoo: http://www.yahoo.com
Ask: http://www.ask.com
MSN: http://search.msn.com

2Weather:
Weather.com: http://www.weather.com
Yahoo! Weather: http://weather.yahoo.com
Accuweather: http://www.accuweather.com
CNN Weather: http://cnn.com/weather

3City Data:
City-Data: http://www.city-data.com
U.S. Census QuickFacts: http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/