U.S. Geography: The Midwest (PC and Mac, CD-ROM) Zane Publishing - 1994 USA, Canada Release

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U.S. Geography: The Midwest
Product ID 81244-66702
Product UPC 781244667029
Platform(s) PC and Mac
Media CD-ROM
Copyright date 1994
Publisher(s) Zane Publishing
Label PowerCD
Category(s) Reference, Travel, USA Travel
Recommended age(s) 8-Adult.
Country of Origin United States of America

Description from the packaging.

Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, and Wisconsin.

A continuous 35+ minute multimedia Overture dramatically illustrates the geography of the Midwest. Learn how geography influenced this region's development and the formation of its unique character and history.

While viewing the Overture, you have the option of going directly to: (1) questions and explanations on the ideas being expressed; (2) full-screen enlargements of the informative maps, spectacular landscapes, and cityscapes; and (3) the specialized indexes on Alaska and Hawaii included in the supplementary Encyclopedia.

Travel to Chicago, St. Louis, the Great Lakes, and the Great Plains.

US Geography: The Midwest features:

  • 35+ Minute audiovisual Overture.
  • 600+ Color photos, many full-screen.
  • Student encyclopedia with 15,000+ entries.
  • 100+ Interactive questions with explanations, and automatic quizzes.
  • Customized electronic glossary.

PowerCD features:

  • No installation!
  • No hard disk space required!
  • Plug and play!
  • Windows screen saver!
  • Important document information on every screen.
  • Key ideas and words appear in the customized electronic Glossary.
  • Access everything with your mouse or keyboard.
  • The main audiovisual program is available at any time.
  • References link you to photos, animations, sounds, documents, and encyclopedia entries.
  • Navigate through multimedia presentations, volumes of text, collections of photos, and interactive questions and quizzes.
  • Find everything by subject and more.
  • Print, save, clipboard, glossary, history, and automatic text reader.

System Requirements

PC Windows 3.1
Required CPU 386-25
Required RAM 4MB
Requires Mouse Yes
Recommend RAM 8MB
Recommend CD Speed 2X
Recommend Audio Yes
Supported Video VGA
SVGA 256 Color
Required CPU 386
Required RAM 4MB
Conventional RAM 450K Free
Recommend RAM 8MB
Recommend CD Speed 2X
Supported Video VGA
SVGA 256 Color
Mac System 7.0
Required CPU Mac II
Required RAM 6MB
Recommend RAM 8MB
Recommend CD Speed 2X
Supported Video 13" 256 Color

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