Chapter 8 Maps Quiz

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The use of maps for business purposes

What is business geographics?

Locate specific sites

What is the purpose of pushpins?

Panning

What is the name of the "hand" that moves across the area to guide the user?

Zooming

What is the name of the mapping tool that enlarges or reduces the area visible on the screen?

Color codes and parts of a map

What are the two functions of a legend?

Zoom

What mapping tool is used to focus on a specific area when zooming in?

Display data

What does data mapping do?

Census data

Where does the information come from that is used in a data mapping program?

Google Earth

What is the name of the Google program that allows users to have a bird's eye view of their neighborhood or one across the world?

GPS

What is the Global Positioning System commonly called?

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