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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?