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Charting the Depths

The ocean ranges in depth. Explorers use different devices to work at different depths. Use the information provided to identify the deepest depth for each ship. Cut out the objects below and place them on the chart at the correct depth level.

 

 

 

5,000 feet

 

 

 

 

15,000 feet

 

 

 

 

25,000 feet

 

 

 

 

35,000 feet



 

 

Find two other kinds of submersibles in use today. Where would you place them on the chart? What sort of sea life would you find at each level? Illustrate your findings on the chart.

 

 

 

Published: Thu Apr 25 09:41:17 EDT 2019