Do now: Write a min of 3 lines: Why were we off school yesterday? Please have your handbook notes on your desk. We will begin where we left off on Friday. Homework: For Thursday, you must have the entire note Each group will present your findings to the entire class. packet for the handbook completed. You will receive either: full, partial, or zero credit. If you are missing the notes that I provided on Thursday 28 August, they can be found on my teacher page in the folder “daily PowerPoint/warm—ups.” Make sure you turn in the homework from Wednesday for partial credit. What is the purpose of knowing your location or the location of others? Identify: Relative location Absolute location It is a general location that one provides using land markers. For instances: Mr. Zolnak lives off route 22 (E) in Monroeville, by the old Giant Eagle and GetGo. Is a specific place on the Earth, identified by using longitude and latitude. For example: 40°25′52″N 79°45′55″W Longitude: Distance East/West of the Prime Meridian Latitude: Distance North/South of the Equator.