Wednesday, February 22, 2006
Historic Torino (Turin): comparing Italy to India (and the US)
The design and manufacturing resources of Italy are symbolized by companies such as
We will see places and regions that are comparable, despite the Asian-European contrasts.
Independent work -
Research and compare Gandhi and the late Pope John Paul or Mother Theresa.
1. How many times smaller is Italy than India? Graph their a) population b) area.
2. List 3 ways in which Italy and India are alike in terrain.
3. Create graphs that coompare 3 cities' populations of India and of Italy.
4. Three-nation Per Capita Income graph.
5. "" " literacy graph.
6. " " " life expectancy graph.
7. Map the trading partners of India and Italy. See map, pp. 2 - 3. Identify nations. Connect by dotted lines.
8. Write 5 mult choice questions that compare Italy and India.
9. Compose a brief comparison paragraph using 3 demographic items.