||Deluxe Comptons 3D World Atlas
||(Win95/98) (Jewel Case w/ Teachers Guide) (ATLASC98PO)
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Reference / Atlas
2 CDs: Compton's 3D World Atlas and Compton's Complete
Curriculum Integration Guide
Our World Has Never Been More
With Compton's 3D World Atlas Deluxe, exploring our
world has never been more exciting. Get ready to rotate, zoom in on, click on,
and explore different views of our complex planet through sixteen different
full-screen globes. Each globe gives you the power to display and combine
layers of geographic information, providing a unique, interactive perspective
on planet wide issues and features. You'll also take off on 3D flights; learn
about international history, geography, culture, and economics; manipulate and
examine thousands of country statistics; and expand your 3D World Atlas
experience through a direct online connection. Pay attention, because afterward
you can test your knowledge with the "Around the World" trivia challenge.
Earth is represented by three main globes:
The Environmental World shows a photo-realistic view of Earth as seen from
The Physical World shows Earth's terrain above and below the sea.
The Political World shows color-coded national boundaries.
With 3D World Atlas, you can examine the world's
geological features, physical features, and climatic conditions as well as the
impact human beings have on Earth. 3D World Atlas is packed with globes,
timelapses, stories, and 3D flights that let you explore mountain ranges,
rivers, ocean currents, wind patterns, population growth, and ozone depletion,
in addition to a wide range of other features and topics.
Welcome to Compton's 3D Interactive Atlas Deluxe, a
powerful reference and research tool for exploring the physical and
environmental features of the earth and its relationship to humans. 3D Atlas
Deluxe offers students a vast body of information about the Earth,
accessible through interactive globes, photographs, timelapse animations,
movies, graphs, tables, and charts. The program is a valuable addition to the
elementary school, middle school, junior high, or senior high library or media
center collection. 3D Atlas Deluxe can also be used as an educational
tool throughout the curriculum. Included in the guide are 20 Learning
Activities that provide an assortment of ideas for using the program in the
classroom or computer lab.
IBM PC and compatibles - 486DX/33 MHz or better, 8 MB RAM,
hard disk with at least 17 MB free disk space, double speed CD-ROM drive, 256
color SVGA or better, Windows 95, Windows compatible sound card, mouse.
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