Geography of Florida
What is the geographical make-up of Florida?



















One way a geographer locates where a place is is by dividing the Earth into hemispheres.  Geographers use imaginary lines to divide the Earth up. Notice the shaded parts of each of the worlds above. Those are the imaginary line, one goes from east to west and one goes from north to south.
Florida is located in two different places on the maps above. What hemispheres are Florida located in? 

What does the words hemi and sphere mean?

What is the line that divides the earth into the Northern and Southern Hemispheres called?

What is the line that divides the earth into the Western and Eastern Hemispheres called, running through Greenwich, England?