A colorful, engaging world atlas designed for students in
grades 5-8. Ideal for home and classroom.
Abundant full-color maps, photographs, and easy-to-use
charts and graphs
A glossary describes geographical and foreign terms --
from acid rain to woodland -- used throughout the atlas
Thematic maps cover the continents showing physical
landforms, political divisions, population density, gross domestic product, vegetation, land use, and climate
Special sections introduce key geographical concepts and information on countries
and U.S. states including population, size, economy, weather, energy and mineral
resources, geological data, and flags
Manufactured by Merriam Webster Inc.