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6. Compare features and properties among the projections. Use the
table to record your responses. In the Description of Shapes column,
describe how Africa and North America appear compared to their shapes
on a globe.
7. Which projection minimizes distortion of South America, Africa,
and areas near the equator?
8. Which projection minimizes distortion of the United States and
other temperate regions?
9. Which projection minimizes distortion of land in polar regions?
Look at Antarctica or Greenland.