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# 7.10: Map Quest 5

Difficulty Level: At Grade Created by: CK-12

Look at the map and list of facts below. Can you figure out the distances in miles between the cities using a ruler? Can you name the cities using the facts? In this concept we will learn how to read and work with maps.

• Fact 1: Hilton to Time is 20 miles.
• Fact 2: Time to North Shore by way of Hilton is 80 miles.
• Fact 3: Westway to North Shore is 20 miles less than Westway to Raleigh.
• Fact 4: Time to Pepper is 20 miles longer than Pepper to Edmonton.
• Fact 5: Edmonton is 80 miles from Raleigh.

### Guidance

In order to solve the problem above, use the problem solving steps.

• Start by describing what information is given.
• Then, identify what your job is. In these problems, your job will be to figure out where each city is on the map.
• Next, make a plan for how you will solve. In these problems, measure distances with a ruler and use the facts to figure out which city is which.
• Then, solve the problem.
• Finally, check your solution. Verify that the measured distances between the cities work with the facts.

#### Example A

Use your ruler and the key to figure out distances between cities. Use the facts to name the cities.

• Fact 1: Portland to Ellsworth by way of Surrey is 500 miles.
• Fact 2: Surrey is 300 miles from Ellsworth.
• Fact 3: Felton to Dayton is 50 miles less than Felton to Granada.
• Fact 4: Simpson to Dayton round trip is 200 miles.

Solution:

We can use problem solving steps to help.

#### Example B

Use your ruler and the key to figure out distances between cities. Use the facts to name the cities.

• Fact 1: Regis to Hoosier round trip is 70 miles less than the round trip from Regis to Bandoff.
• Fact 2: Sandford to Tulsa is the same distance as Eckard to Tulsa.
• Fact 3: Eckard to Adams is 35 miles more than Adams to Hoosier.

Solution:

We can use problem solving steps to help.

#### Concept Problem Revisited

• Fact 1: Hilton to Time is 20 miles.
• Fact 2: Time to North Shore by way of Hilton is 80 miles.
• Fact 3: Westway to North Shore is 20 miles less than Westway to Raleigh.
• Fact 4: Time to Pepper is 20 miles longer than Pepper to Edmonton.
• Fact 5: Edmonton is 80 miles from Raleigh.

We can use problem solving steps to help.

### Vocabulary

A map is a picture that represents an area of land. A ruler is a device that measures and finds the distance between two points.

### Guided Practice

1. Use your ruler and the key to figure out distances between cities. Use the facts to name the cities.

• Fact 1: Sample to Telegraph to Antonville is 180 miles.
• Fact 2: Sample to Readville round trip is 100 miles.
• Fact 3: Readville is 60 miles from Antonville.
• Fact 4: Diablo to Carlton is 15 miles less than Diablo to Bedford.
• Fact 5: Bedford to Sample to Readville is 60 miles.

2. Use your ruler and the key to figure out distances between cities. Use the facts to name the cities.

• Fact 1: Brickyard to Yerba is 300 miles
• Fact 2: Yerba to Brio is the same distance as Yerba to Tempe.
• Fact 3: Superstition is 30 miles closer to Tempe than to Yerba.
• Fact 4: Brickyard to Danyo is 90 miles.
• Fact 5: Littleton is 30 miles from Danyo.

3. Use your ruler and the key to figure out distances between cities. Use the facts to name the cities.

• Fact 1: Trenton to Storrs is 20 miles more than Storrs to Wentworth.
• Fact 2: Wentworth to Storrs is 20 miles.
• Fact 3: Storrs to Leopold round trip is 120 miles
• Fact 4: New Bertson to Leopold to Carlton is 70 miles.
• Fact 5: Halland to Leopold is 10 miles more than Leopold to Carlton.

1. A is Bedford, B is Sample, C is Readville, D is Antonville, E is Carlton, F is Diablo

2. A is Tempe, B is Superstition, C is Yerba, D is Brio, E is Danyo, F is Littleton

3. A is Wentworth, B is Carlton, C is Leopold, D is Halland, E is New Bertson, F is Trenton

### Practice

1. Use your ruler and the key to figure out distances between cities. Use the facts to name the cities.

• Fact 1: Grinder to Riverwalk to Sienna is 225 miles.
• Fact 2: Sienna to Riverwalk round trip is 270 miles.
• Fact 3: Hartman to Grinder is 180 miles.
• Fact 4: Snake City to Sienna is the same distance as Sienna to Briarwood.
• Fact 5: Ringville to Hartman is 45 miles.

2. Use your ruler and the key to figure out distances between cities. Use the facts to name the cities.

• Fact 1: Calder to Whitton to Ballard is 360 miles.
• Fact 2: Ballard roundtrip to Nicksville is 400 miles.
• Fact 3: Calder to Exeter is 40 miles more than Exeter to Reston.
• Fact 4: Reston to Franklin is 240 miles.
• Fact 5: Nicksville to Franklin is 120 miles.

3. Use your ruler and the key to figure out distances between cities. Use the facts to name the cities.

• Fact 1: Girard to Browning by way of Dallas is 125 miles.
• Fact 2: Girard to Dallas is the same distance as Crowville to Browning.
• Fact 3: Houston to Coventry is 75 miles less than Browning to Girard.
• Fact 4: Coventry to Winston is 100 miles.

4. Use your ruler and the key to figure out distances between cities. Use the facts to name the cities.

• Fact 1: Redwood to Mateo is 75 miles.
• Fact 2: Mateo to Evergreen is the same distance as Evergreen to Longwood.
• Fact 3: Redwood to Berkview is 100 miles.

5. Use your ruler and the key to figure out distances between cities. Use the facts to name the cities.

• Fact 1: Albany to Queens is 180 miles.
• Fact 2: Venice to Albany is 90 miles.
• Fact 3: Albany to Sacrey is 240 miles.
• Fact 4: Sacrey to Denton is the same distance as Albany to Venice.

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Jan 18, 2013