Task 1 – Google Earth and GPS

Task 1 – Google Earth and GPS

1. Use GPS unit to find latitude and longitude.
2. Mark Waypoints for dorm, Hodson Hall, and the Goldstein Building.
3. Load Google Earth onto your computer.
4. Type your home address into the “Fly To” tab
5. Add a placemark for your home by using Placemark icon (push pin).
6. Type dorm lat/long in to “Fly To” tab using format shown, and add a Placemark for your home.
7. Repeat for Hodson Hall and the Goldstein Building.
8. Use the Ruler to find out how far:
- the dorm is from the Goldstein Building.
- your home is from the dorm.
9. Find the Directions to Tuckahoe State Park (MD) from Washington College (Chestertown, MD).
10. Find the closest Subway to Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge (DE) where you will be on Tuesday.