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Different Types of Maps
Political Maps
Physical Maps
Climate Maps
Population Maps
Show countries, their borders, and capital cities
map of natural characteristics of Earth's surface, such as la…
a map that shows the pattern of weather a place has over may…
are used to show where people live in a particular region.
Political Maps
Show countries, their borders, and capital cities
Physical Maps
map of natural characteristics of Earth's surface, such as la…
10 terms
Different Types of Maps
political map
physical map
elevation map
relief map
A map mainly showing political divisions, such as national or…
A map that that primarily shows the natural features of Earth…
A map that shows the height of land above sea level.
A map that shows changes in elevation.
political map
A map mainly showing political divisions, such as national or…
physical map
A map that that primarily shows the natural features of Earth…
Different Types of Maps
graduated symbol map
dot distribution map
choropleth map
isoline map
thematic map in which the size or the symbol varies in propor…
thematic map in which a dot is used to represent some frequen…
thematic map in which ranked classes of some variable are dep…
thematic map with lines that connect points of equal value
graduated symbol map
thematic map in which the size or the symbol varies in propor…
dot distribution map
thematic map in which a dot is used to represent some frequen…
10 terms
Different types of maps
Topographic
physical landforms
resources,
contour lines
shows the surface features of an area
mountains, river, hills, grasslands
Natural Resources
How does a topographical map show elevation?
Topographic
shows the surface features of an area
physical landforms
mountains, river, hills, grasslands
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Understanding Different Types of Maps
compass rose
key
scale bar
locator map
Which tool on a map shows cardinal (N,E,S,W) and/or intermedi…
Which tool explains the symbols and shading on a map?
Which tool shows how much space on the map represents a given…
Which tool shows a larger area of the main map?
compass rose
Which tool on a map shows cardinal (N,E,S,W) and/or intermedi…
key
Which tool explains the symbols and shading on a map?
Different Types of Maps
Political Maps
Physical Maps
Population Maps
Compass Rose
Show where the countries, capitals, and major cities are loca…
Show where features on the earth's surface, such as mountains…
Show where people live. Can find where the major population c…
Shows the directions on the map. If no compass rose is shown,…
Political Maps
Show where the countries, capitals, and major cities are loca…
Physical Maps
Show where features on the earth's surface, such as mountains…
DIFFERENT TYPES OF MAPS
Physical map
Political map
US expanded
Population density map
Shows landforms and water
Shows borders and major cities
American Revolution, Lousiana purchase, Mexican American war,…
Shows where people live
Physical map
Shows landforms and water
Political map
Shows borders and major cities
Different Types of Maps
Physical
Dot Distribution
Political
Flow
Physical
Dot Distribution
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Different Types Of Maps!
Projection
Robinson Projection
Mercator Projection
Homolosine Projection
A way of showing the curved surface of the Earth on a flat map.
Projection is used in textbooks! Its show nearly the true siz…
Projections show most of as they ook on a globe! But It stret…
Projection divides the Earth's oceans. Fairly accurate at sho…
Projection
A way of showing the curved surface of the Earth on a flat map.
Robinson Projection
Projection is used in textbooks! Its show nearly the true siz…
maps and different types maps
poltical maps
physical maps
population density
climate maps
show us the boundaries between regions
show us features of a region
show us the estimated number of people per unit of land
show us the climate patterns of a region
poltical maps
show us the boundaries between regions
physical maps
show us features of a region
Different types of maps
Mercator map
interrupted map
political map
cartogram
Mercator map
interrupted map
Different types of maps
Physical
Topographical
Climate
Vegetation
A map that focuses more on geography and different mountain a…
A map used for recreational purposes like traveling and hiking
A map that that shows the temperature and the predictions for…
A map that could show private property or recreational property
Physical
A map that focuses more on geography and different mountain a…
Topographical
A map used for recreational purposes like traveling and hiking
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Different Types of Maps
Topographic Map
Political Maps
Physical Map
Historical Maps
Used to shows shape of earth surface... Rivers... roads ... building
Most common Types of maps ... Shows boundaries
Shows Landforms ... Deserts... Mountains ... Plains
Shows the past earth... Boundaries ... Groups... Controlled lands
Topographic Map
Used to shows shape of earth surface... Rivers... roads ... building
Political Maps
Most common Types of maps ... Shows boundaries
Different Types of Maps
Physica Map
Road Map
Political Map
Climate Map
Features of an area
Major HIghways, Airports, cities, railroad tracks
Countries, Borders, major cities
The Average weather of a reagion
Physica Map
Features of an area
Road Map
Major HIghways, Airports, cities, railroad tracks
Different types of maps
Pysical map
Political map
Product map
Special purpose map
Show landforms
Shows borders of country's and states
Shows how much of a product the produce
Helps you locate exact locations
Pysical map
Show landforms
Political map
Shows borders of country's and states
Different types of maps
Peters projection
Interrupted projection
Robinson projection
Mercator projection
Landmass and oceans are in the correct areas... Directions are c…
Landmass is the correct shape and size ... BUT cutting out part…
Landmass and oceans are the correct size and shape and there…
Accurate direction and views of land areas ... BUT it distorts…
Peters projection
Landmass and oceans are in the correct areas... Directions are c…
Interrupted projection
Landmass is the correct shape and size ... BUT cutting out part…
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Different types of maps
Political map
Physical map
Elevation map
Relief map
Shows countries states boundaries and other political feature…
Shows earths natural features. There are two types
Uses color to show the height of land above sea level
Uses shading to show how sharply the land rises and falls
Political map
Shows countries states boundaries and other political feature…
Physical map
Shows earths natural features. There are two types
Different types of maps
Political map
Physical map
Historical map
Military map
Shows government boundaries of cities, countries, states, cou…
Primary purpose is to show land-forms, like Mountains, Canyon…
Give a sense of what the land/ boundaries looked like in a ce…
...
Political map
Shows government boundaries of cities, countries, states, cou…
Physical map
Primary purpose is to show land-forms, like Mountains, Canyon…
7 Different types of maps
Physical Map
Road Map
Political Map
Climate Map
Shows the PHYSICAL features of an area such as mountains, riv…
Shows the major high ways, airports, cities, rail road tracks…
Shows countries, borders, or major cities.
Shows the average weather of a region.
Physical Map
Shows the PHYSICAL features of an area such as mountains, riv…
Road Map
Shows the major high ways, airports, cities, rail road tracks…
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Science-Different Types of Maps
Political Maps
Geological Maps
Map View
Profile View
shows the boundaries between countries, states, counties or t…
Rock units or geologic strata are shown by color or symbols t…
drawn as if you were looking down on an area from above the E…
a drawing that shows an object as though you were looking at…
Political Maps
shows the boundaries between countries, states, counties or t…
Geological Maps
Rock units or geologic strata are shown by color or symbols t…
Different types of maps
Physical Features
Climate Zones
Vegetation Zones
Population Density
Maps that feature natural parts of Earth's surface (P)
Maps that show/focus on long-term patterns of weather (P)
Maps that show the kinds of trees and plants that grow in dif…
Maps that show the amount of people that live in a certain ar…
Physical Features
Maps that feature natural parts of Earth's surface (P)
Climate Zones
Maps that show/focus on long-term patterns of weather (P)
Different types of maps
Physical maps
Political maps
Mud maps
Choropleth maps
Maps that show landforms eg; mountain ranges, rivers, seas, o…
Maps that shows the human features eg; different regions (sta…
Maps used to explain to a friend how to reach your house
Maps used to show a theme (relief, height) using different sh…
Physical maps
Maps that show landforms eg; mountain ranges, rivers, seas, o…
Political maps
Maps that shows the human features eg; different regions (sta…
Different types of maps
What is a Political Map
What is a Satellite image?
What is a Thematic map?
What is a climate map?
A map that informs us about the world countries their borders…
A map or more specifically an image that shows us images take…
A map that provides us with information about the distributio…
A map that supplies us information about the temperature or r…
What is a Political Map
A map that informs us about the world countries their borders…
What is a Satellite image?
A map or more specifically an image that shows us images take…
Different Types of Maps definitions only
political map
physical map
elevation map
relief map
A map mainly showing political divisions, such as national or…
A map that that primarily shows the natural features of Earth…
A map that shows the height of land above sea level.
A map that shows changes in elevation.
political map
A map mainly showing political divisions, such as national or…
physical map
A map that that primarily shows the natural features of Earth…
Geography-Types of Maps
Political Maps
Satellite Images
Thematic Maps
Relief Maps
Informs us about the world's countries, their borders and maj…
Show us the Earth's surface taken from a satellite. It also s…
Provide us with information about the distribution of one or…
Shows us human and natural features given in an area. Relief…
Political Maps
Informs us about the world's countries, their borders and maj…
Satellite Images
Show us the Earth's surface taken from a satellite. It also s…
geography - types of maps
political maps
land use maps
physical maps
climate maps
a map that shows countries, states, cities, river and lake na…
a map that shows how people use the land ... (ex. crops, oil, an…
a map that shows where there are mountains, valleys, plains..…
a map that shows what the weather is like normally
political maps
a map that shows countries, states, cities, river and lake na…
land use maps
a map that shows how people use the land ... (ex. crops, oil, an…
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Different types of farming and mapping
Either
Subsistace farmer
Cash crop
Also...
Subsistace or cash crop
Grow crop and raise livestock to meet tne ammediate needs of…
Sell produce in local markets
Intensive and extensive
Either
Subsistace or cash crop
Subsistace farmer
Grow crop and raise livestock to meet tne ammediate needs of…
Different type of map.
Political maps
Physical maps
Topographic maps
Climate maps
Use color by country or states
The color on the maps can stand for types vegetation,mountain…
These maps generally represent a small area with alot of deta…
A climate of a place has seasons by season, year after year.
Political maps
Use color by country or states
Physical maps
The color on the maps can stand for types vegetation,mountain…
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Basic Geography/Types of Maps
What are the seven continents?
What are the four oceans?
What hemispheres do the Equator separa…
What hemispheres do the Prime Meridian…
North America, South America, Antarctica, Europe, Asia, Afric…
Pacific Ocean, Atlantic Ocean, Indian Ocean, and Arctic Ocean.
Northern and Southern
Eastern and Western
What are the seven continents?
North America, South America, Antarctica, Europe, Asia, Afric…
What are the four oceans?
Pacific Ocean, Atlantic Ocean, Indian Ocean, and Arctic Ocean.
Geography types of maps and regions
Geography
Map maker
Mercator projection
Robinson projection
Study of distribution and interaction of physical and human f…
Cartographer
Created by projecting an image onto a geometric plane.
Oval shaped world map, produces minor distortions, sizes and…
Geography
Study of distribution and interaction of physical and human f…
Map maker
Cartographer
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Geography Terms & Types of Maps
altitude
atlas
canal
delta
the height of an area measured from sea level
a book containing maps and charts
a man-made waterway used for transportation and irrigation
a low, watery land formed at the mouth of a river. It is form…
altitude
the height of an area measured from sea level
atlas
a book containing maps and charts
10 terms
Geography - Different Types of Clouds
Cirrus
Cirrostratus
Cirrocumulus
Altostratus
white, thin, wispy (HIGH)
sheet like, cover entire sky (HIGH)
rounded, white puffs, long rows (HIGH)
grey-blue, cover sky (MEDIUM)
Cirrus
white, thin, wispy (HIGH)
Cirrostratus
sheet like, cover entire sky (HIGH)
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Different Types of Maps - Social Studies
Political map
Physical map
One type: elevation map
Another type: relief map
shows countries, states, boundaries, and other political feat…
shows earth's natural features. There are two types.
uses color to show the height of land above sea level
uses shading to show how sharply the land rises and falls
Political map
shows countries, states, boundaries, and other political feat…
Physical map
shows earth's natural features. There are two types.
9 terms
DIFFERENT TYPES OF MAPS WORLD GEO
General reference map
Navigational map
Qualitative map
Cartogram
Map of a city
Used by sailors
Uses colors, symbols or dots
Labeled in squares
General reference map
Map of a city
Navigational map
Used by sailors
Geography - types of maps
Road maps
Political maps
Population maps
Physical maps
Show detailed areas to help find a specific steer, road...
Shows detailed areas of countries and their boundaries
Shows how many people live in a certain area
Shows physical features like mountains and rivers
Road maps
Show detailed areas to help find a specific steer, road...
Political maps
Shows detailed areas of countries and their boundaries
Geography - Different types of weathering
What is freeze thaw action?
What is exfoliation?
What is solution?
What is carbonation?
Cracks in the rock fill with water. Freezes overnight and exp…
Rocks expand during the day and contract at night. Surface la…
Some minerals dissolve into rainwater and break down
Rain has carbon dioxide in it which makes weak carbonic acid.…
What is freeze thaw action?
Cracks in the rock fill with water. Freezes overnight and exp…
What is exfoliation?
Rocks expand during the day and contract at night. Surface la…
Geography Flashcards - Types of Maps
POLITICAL MAP
PHYSICAL MAP
DIAGRAM
ENVIRONMENT
A General Reference Map that shows divisions such as national…
A General Reference Map that primarily shows natural features…
Representation of something in graphic form
The natural world in a particular geographic region
POLITICAL MAP
A General Reference Map that shows divisions such as national…
PHYSICAL MAP
A General Reference Map that primarily shows natural features…
Geography notes types of maps
Physical map
Climate map
Economic or resources map
Topographical map
Shows the features of an area such as mountains, rivers, and…
Shows average weather and rain of a region.
Includesde symbols to show the location of different resource…
Includea contour lines to show the elevation or height of an…
Physical map
Shows the features of an area such as mountains, rivers, and…
Climate map
Shows average weather and rain of a region.
8 terms
Types of Maps- Geography
Political Map
Thematic Map
Physical Features Map
Climate Map
shows us where countries, states, and important cities are lo…
shows theme or topic
shows landforms on a map such as mountains or bodies of water
shows weather pattern of a certain area on a map
Political Map
shows us where countries, states, and important cities are lo…
Thematic Map
shows theme or topic
Geography different types of settlement.
Village
Market settlement
Defensive settlement
Resource based settlement
Provides a small range of services to the people of the surro…
Provides a wide range of services like supermarkets and other…
Many settlements began with the building of a castle on a def…
Resource based settlements grow because a resource such as an…
Village
Provides a small range of services to the people of the surro…
Market settlement
Provides a wide range of services like supermarkets and other…
Geography Terms & Types of Maps
altitude
atlas
canal
delta
the height of an area measured from sea level
a book containing maps and charts
a man-made waterway used for transportation and irrigation
a low, watery land formed at the mouth of a river. It is form…
altitude
the height of an area measured from sea level
atlas
a book containing maps and charts
Geography Types of Maps
Political Map
Special purpose map
Vegetation
Climate Map
Shows the borders between countries and states
Shows a single or particular kind of information (climate, la…
Trees, plants, and crops
Long term patterns of weather
Political Map
Shows the borders between countries and states
Special purpose map
Shows a single or particular kind of information (climate, la…
17 terms
Basic Geography Terms/Types of Maps
map key/legend
Compass Rose
Cardinal directions
Intermediate directions
tells you what each symbol on a map stands for
A tool on a map showing cardinal (N,E,S,W) and intermediate (…
north, south, east, west
northeast, southeast, northwest, southwest
map key/legend
tells you what each symbol on a map stands for
Compass Rose
A tool on a map showing cardinal (N,E,S,W) and intermediate (…
geography- types of maps
relief map
physical map
economic activity map
topographic map
shows variation in height or elevation of land areas
shows the shape of the physical features (landforms) of an area
shows that type of economic activities or resources that are…
uses contour lines to shows the shape and elevation of an area
relief map
shows variation in height or elevation of land areas
physical map
shows the shape of the physical features (landforms) of an area
Geography - types of maps
planimetric maps
topographic maps
physical map
political map
show the position of the earths natural human features
shows how high a mountain rises and how low a valley lies
shows the major physical features of a region
shows the major political features of a region
planimetric maps
show the position of the earths natural human features
topographic maps
shows how high a mountain rises and how low a valley lies
12 terms
Types Of Maps: Unit 1 AP Human Geography
Mercator
Azimuthal
Robinson
Peters
Straight meridians and parallels that intersect at right angl…
Directions from a central point are preserved; usually these…
Distorts shape, area, scale, and distance in an attempt to ba…
Equal area cylindrical, areas of equal size on the globe are…
Mercator
Straight meridians and parallels that intersect at right angl…
Azimuthal
Directions from a central point are preserved; usually these…
11 terms
Types of Maps(Geography)
Features of Maps
Types of Maps
Physical maps
Road maps
Has a key or a legend,uses symbols,gives information or data
•physical maps... •road maps... •political maps... •topographical maps…
Shows physical landscapes of an area such as: mountains,river…
Most widely used type of map(Shows highways,roads,parks,Gover…
Features of Maps
Has a key or a legend,uses symbols,gives information or data
Types of Maps
•physical maps... •road maps... •political maps... •topographical maps…
19 terms
GEOGRAPHY :types of maps
Geography is the study of ...
Globe is a ...
Map is a...... Cartographer is a ...
Large Scale Maps shows a ...
the Earth's physical features and living things that inhabit…
spherical model of the Earth (3d)... and is the most accurate wa…
a flat representation of the Earth... - more convenient way to r…
small area, such as a neighborhood, in great detail
Geography is the study of ...
the Earth's physical features and living things that inhabit…
Globe is a ...
spherical model of the Earth (3d)... and is the most accurate wa…
Geography- Types of Maps
Political Map
Satellite Map
Thematic Map
Relief Map
This map tells about us about the world and all of its countr…
This map shows us pictures of the earths surface. These maps…
This map tells us about the distribution of something (in col…
This map tells us about natural things and man made things an…
Political Map
This map tells about us about the world and all of its countr…
Satellite Map
This map shows us pictures of the earths surface. These maps…
Geography- Types of Maps
Physical map
Political map
Thematic map
Orthophoto
Shows the Earth's topography- all the land and water features…
Indicates the division of the Earth's surface into political…
Shows certain characteristics of one class, or theme, of geog…
A combination of a map and a photograph. It has details descr…
Physical map
Shows the Earth's topography- all the land and water features…
Political map
Indicates the division of the Earth's surface into political…
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