Task #1: Research and Data Collection

Use this sheet to collect your research on your city/region

Name of your city

Latitude and Longitude (10pts)



Time Zone (5pts)


Your City

Time Difference

Distance from Hammond (5pts)

Describe your City/Region (25pts)

What have you learned about your city? Is it the national or state capital in the region?  How many people live there? What are the major industries and what do people do for recreation there?  Use this space to write at least 3 paragraphs describing your city.

Describe your city’s climate (15pts)

Using the information above to find your city/region on a map, research the climate of your city/region and write a 2 paragraph summary of your findings in this space.