3 Theme 1: Location Two Types of Location Where is It? Absolute RelativeWhere is It?Why is It There?
4 Absolute Location A specific place on the Earth’s surface Uses a grid systemLatitude and longitudeA global address
5 Florida Absolute Location West Palm Beach 26° N Latitude 80° W Longitude
6 Relative Location Where a place is in relation to another place Uses directional words to describeCardinal and intermediate directions
7 Florida Florida is bordered by Georgia and Alabama on the north. The Atlantic Ocean forms Florida’s east coast and the Gulf of Mexico forms Florida’s west coast.Florida is one of the Southeastern States