On Sat, Dec 1, 2012 at 9:23 PM, Robert Hansen <email@example.com> wrote: > > > On Dec 1, 2012, at 10:39 PM, kirby urner <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote: > > "Did they teach anything about latitude / longitude when doing coordinate systems with ya? No? What school did you say that was?" > > > https://www.dropbox.com/sh/hz6q14yeafltfmn/Nd3JCDzftM/Freilich-1952.pdf > > Page 105, 107 >
Yes, though mostly just in passing. When we get to the XY grid and locating points thereon, the globe is never mentioned.
Coordinate geometry and geography are not strongly linked. "Earth measure" is for teachers in another subject (STEM was poorly integrated).