3 Written questions
3 Multiple choice questions
- the location of a place relative to other places
- maps that distort size but preserve shape
- describes the exact location of a place and can be described either in terms of latitude and longitude or in terms of characteristics of the place.
3 True/False questions
Scale → A quantitative statement of the relative sizes of an object on the map and in reality. three ways. written statement 1 inch=1 mile. represented in a fraction. or a bar on the map is labeled with ground distances.
compromise map → does not use a conformal or equal area it is a balance of these characteristics. used in thematic mapping
equal area maps → map that preserve size but distort shape