Geography : SOL 3.5 : Assessment and Study Guide: Key concepts tested:
The student will develop map skills by
a) Positioning and labeling the seven continents and five oceans to create a world map;
b) Using the equator and prime meridian to identify the Northern, Southern, Eastern, and Western Hemispheres;
c) Locating the countries of Spain, England, and France;
d) Locating the regions in the Americas explored by Christopher Columbus (San Salvador in the Bahamas), Juan Ponce de LeÃ³n (near St. Augustine, Florida), Jacques Cartier (near QuÃ©bec, Canada), and Christopher Newport (Jamestown, Virginia)
e) Locating specific places, using a simple letter-number grid system.