How to Use Your Intelliglobe II Interative Globe: The Intelliglobe II uses a wireless pen to "read" microscopic symbols on the globe and World Discovery Book. Touch the wireless Intellipen to the globe or book to play games, explore, and discover amazing educational facts about the world. The Intelliglobe II is one of the most advanced globe featuring thousands of facts.
Explore Features: To learn about a city, country or area, use the tip of the pen to touch one of the Explore categories on the feature panel (located on base), and then point your Intellipen to a place on the globe. Touch different categories to learn more exciting information about the world. Explore Features include: Geography - Cities+ - Countries & Territories+ - States & Provinces - Population* - Music+ - Language Spoken+ - History+ - National Government+ - Life Expectancy - Economics+ - Geology+ - Currency - Climate+ - Area in Square Miles+ - Ecology+ - Area in Square Kilometers - Current Time
* City Population includes greater metropolitan area. + sign indicates that there are multiple pieces of information available under that feature. Touch the pen multiple times to desired areas to hear additional bonus audio. For example, in history mode you can touch each country three different times to find out three different facts about the country.
Compare Features: To compare information between two places, touch two locations on the globe one after the other. Compare Features include: Distance - Flying time - Population - Area - Life Expectancy
Games: The Intelliglobe offers a number of different games you can play. To play Find Games, touch one of the find categories with your Intellipen. The Intellipen will tell you to find a certain location on the map. Find the locations as quickly as possible to obtain the best score before the time runs out. Find games include: Find Continents - Find Countries - Find Cities - Find Waterways - Find Locations and Landmarks
To play Trivia Challenge, touch the Trivia Challenge category. The Intellipen will ask you 10 random trivia questions. Touch the proper location on the globe for each question. Try to achieve a perfect score of 10 correct answers.
To play Multiple Choice Challenge, touch the Multiple Choice Trivia Challenge category. Test your knowledge. To answer the question, touch the A, B, C or D button or a place on the globe. Try to achieve a perfect score of 10 correct answers.
Facts: Touch the pen to the Earth facts and Amazing facts category found on the base to learn interesting & amazing facts about the world we live in. Facts such as, "The coldest temperature on record, -128.6 F (or -89.2 C), occurred in 1983 at Vostok Station, Antarctica and the hottest temperature on record, 136 F (or 57,7 C), occurred in 1922 in El Azizia, Libya."