Task Card 2A - Quadrant Analysis - Philadelphia 1799

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Directions: Examine the image above of the corner of Market and Third Street in Philadelphia in 1799. Draw a line horizontally through the center of the image. Draw a line vertically through the center of the image. Number each quadrant. What do you see in each quadrant?

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Examine both images above. How are they alike? How are they different?

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Contrast and Compare

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Philadelphia 1799

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Great Plains, 1810

How are they alike?

  • Both of these images show homes where people lived.
  • They are both shelters.
  • They are both places for people come together.
  • They both must have been made by people who were taught how to make them.

How are they different?

  • They are made of different materials. This one is made of brick.
  • This building is permanently built into the ground.
  • This building can house different amounts of people. This one can house many people.
  • This one is located in a city.
  • This one took many people to make.
  • This one probably cost more to make.
  • This one looks very complicated to make.
  • The people who made this building must have understood a lot about how to make tall buildings stay up.
  • They are made of different materials. This one is made of buffalo hide.
  • This tipi is meant to be taken down and moved to another place when the tribe follows the buffalo herds.
  • This tipi can house a few people, or a small family.
  • This one is located in the country.
  • This one took only a few people to make.
  • This one was made from the skins of animals that were hunted for food. The people didn't use money to make it.
  • This one looks simple to make.
  • This tipi doesn't have a second floor.

What do you think the people who lives in these homes would think of the others?

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