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Name ________________________________________________

Date __________________________________
East Teacher
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Maps/Geography I
1. Open Firefox and type in
a. maps.google.com

2. Look at the direction at the left top. East is already


written in, fill in West, North, and South.
3. In the section between Google maps and search maps,
type in the school’s address
a. 6351 Olympic Blvd., 90048
b. You don’t need to type in Los Angeles. The zip
code is enough
c. You may always copy and past the address from
this document.
d. Don’t forget to hit enter or return

e. Make sure the map tab is clicked.


f. The legend should be at 500ft/200m.
4. You should see a map with an A in the middle of it, and

a symbol that looks like:


5. Carthay (A) is on Olympic between __________________
and __________________
6. The next main street to the north is San
________________
a. How do you know it’s a main street?
7. The next main street to the west is
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8. The next main street to the east is
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9. Look at the direction at the left top. East is already
written in, fill in West, North, and South. AND till in N/E,
S/E, S/W, and N/W
10. From Carthay Center Elm School I travel east on
Olympic and N/E on Fairfax. What’s the name of the
first restaurant you come to? (According to the map)
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11. There is a W before the street name Olympic Bl.
What does the W stand for and what does it imply?
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12. Can you find Olympic Place? Where is it?
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13. There is an S before the street name La Cienega.
What does the S stand for and what does it imply?
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14. What are the restaurants south of Olympic blvd
and east of Hi Point Street?
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15. Keeping the view of the map at 500ft/200m
(Legend- bottom left of your computer monitor), how
many restaurants are in the south/west quadrant?
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16. Looking at quadrants: When looking at Carthay Center Elm.


Sch. Merkato Ethiopian Restaurant/Market, Little Ethiopia
Restaurant, Nyala Restaurant are in which quadrant? Below
place an X in that quadrant.
North/West North/East

South/West South/East

17. If there is not the word “restaurant” how do you know it is


restaurant, according to this Google map?
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18. Changing the view of the map at 200ft/100m (Legend),
bus stops are in the north/east quadrant? ______________
19. What are the medical facilities north of the school and how
do you know they are medical facilities?
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20. Between Gruen Associates (north of the school) and
Shalhevet School (South/East), how many bus stops do you
count? (Looking around San Vicente Bl. Olympic Bl., and Fairfax
Ave.)
21. Look at the legend at the bottom left. It should read |200
ft.| The space between the two lines between 200 ft. Three of
those spaces can fit on Carrillo Drive, between Olympic Bl. and
San Vicente. How many long in Carrillo Drive, in feet?
a. How long is Carrillo Drive, in meters?
b. How long is Foster Drive between Olympic and San Vicente
Bl., in Feet
c. How long is Foster Drive in meters?
d. Which is longer, Foster or Carrillo, and why?
22. Changing the view of the map at 1000ft/200m (Legend),
how many restaurants are in the south/west quadrant?
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23. On Fairfax ave. and Wilshire Bl. there is Los Angeles
County Museum of Arts (LACMA). This museum shares the block
with ______________ ________________________________.
24. Between La Cienega to the east, Monte Mar Dr. to the
south, Wilshire to the north, and Santa Monica Bl. to the west
there are 4 parks. What are the names?
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25. Why should Los Angeles Country Club not be included in


the above?
26. If I were to travel west on Olympic Bl. I would get to the
405 (San Diego) Freeway after crossing South Beverly Glen Bl.,
_________________________________,
_________________________________________, and Sepulveda Blvd.
(From Carthay Center)
27. At Bundy Dr and Olympic (west of the 405 fwy) Pico Bl. is
to the south and __________________________________________ the
main street to the north. At Carthay Center
_______________________ Bl. is the next main street north of
Olympic bl. At which street does this change happens.
28. ___________________________________________________ is the
last main street crossed by Olympic Bl., before Pacific Coast
Highway (PCH).

29. West of PCH is a big blue patch. What is the big blue patch
called?
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30. How many meters is it from Carthay Center to the beach,


traveling down Olympic Bl.? Do try and go to the beach without
adult supervision.
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