Coordinates in the real world

I really need a real-world application in which the coordinate grid system is used. it doesn't have to be real long just a few sentences. thanks :)

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1. maps

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posted by Damon
2. okay could you elaborate just a little? I said it doesn't have to be real long but it has to be more than one word.

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3. steve? can you help me out here?

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4. Bailey -- I'm sure you can make a few sentences about maps. Think about latitude and longitude. Think about map scale.

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