3 Written questions
3 Multiple choice questions
- 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.
- 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.
- map that preserve size but distort shape
3 True/False questions
relative location → the location in reference to another place
friction of distance → effort made to overcome distance when we want to move or transport items. limits interactions across great distances
compromise map → does not use a conformal or equal area it is a balance of these characteristics. used in thematic mapping