QCE Together Year 12 General Maths: Latitude and Longitude

#### General Maths

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# Latitude and Longitude

The Earth’s surface is divided into parallels of latitude and meridians of longitude. Latitude is the angle north or south of the equator, that runs horizontally across the earth (a helpful tip to remember this is “lat is flat”) and longitude goes from east to east, running vertically across the earth. This post will help you understand answer questions commonly given in the QCE General Maths Course.

### What is Latitude and Longitude?

This video explains the concept in greater detail.

### What are Coordinates and How Do We Write Them?

The videos below explain what coordinates are and how we write them.

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