Antarctica: 90 Degrees South Western Reserve Public Media

Teacher Guide

Video 101 Worksheet

Video 102 Worksheet

Video 103 Worksheet

Video 104 Worksheet

Video 105 Worksheet

Video Worksheets Answer Key

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Teacher Guide

Video Worksheets Answer Key

Video 101 — Welcome to Antarctica

  1. -126° F

  2. -22 F; -76° F

  3. 2 million

  4. 320; 25

  5. 1/8

  6. Antarctic Convergence Zone

  7. 2%

  8. 1-1/3 miles.

  9. 70%

  10. 3

  11. ozone hole

  12. it’s so windy, the wind blows them away

 

Video 102 — Antarctica Under Construction

  1. 1) too expensive to mine; 2) too deep; 3) too hard to transport, 4) treaty forbids it.

  2. plate tectonics or continental drift

  3. Pangea

  4. 66.5

  5. fifth

  6. 2/3

  7. sea and glacial

  8. 70%

  9. 2%

  10. Vinson Massif

 

Video 103 — Winter? Summer? How Can You Tell?

  1. -132° F

  2. Drake Pass

  3. katabatic

  4. 345

  5. South Pole

  6. 10

Video 104 — I Thought Penguins Could Fly

  1. keep them warm

  2. rookeries

  3. albatross

  4. pups

  5. survive long periods of time without breathing

  6. mammals

  7. fuel

  8. larger animals feed on them

  9. 5

  10. 1

 

Video 105 — Do I Need a Passport?

  1. Antarctic Treaty

  2. 1) no military activity; 2) no weapons testing; 3) no mining; 4) used only for scientific research

  3. Seven

  4. Quonset hut

  5. ice

  6. 30

 

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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