Learning About Your City
You decide to learn more about your city, its history and its present day status. Search the internet for answers to your questions.
1. What is the name of your city?
2. What year was your city founded? 1, 3
3. How old does that make your city?
4. Who is your city's mayor? 1
5. What is your city's elevation? 1, 3
6. What is the area of your 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 your 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/