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A different world map makes classroom debut – FIU News

Having a flat map trying to feature our round world is something that has vexed map makers for years. It is nearly impossible. Maps through the centuries have shown different features depending on what the map maker wanted to feature. When students first saw the new Gall-Peters map, they were astonished. Being able to see the size differences between America and Africa is what prompted Boston schools to change the maps they use.

A different world map makes classroom debut – FIU News