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17 terms
Science Ch.3 Maps and Mapping
map
cartographer
because the earth is round and they ha…
latitude
a simplified image that is a model of part of the earths surf…
map-makers
why aren't maps perfectly accurate?
horizontal lines that stretch around the world
map
a simplified image that is a model of part of the earths surf…
cartographer
map-makers
Word mapping
Prefixes
Dis
Un
In
The first part of a word
Away/apart-dislocate
Not-unhealthy
Not/into-inject
Prefixes
The first part of a word
Dis
Away/apart-dislocate
12 terms
Word Mapping
Micro
Tempo
Video, vis
Jud, judic
Small
Time
See
Judge
Micro
Small
Tempo
Time
16 terms
mapping words
bay
cape
legend
peninsula
an extension of a sea or ocean into the land
a point of land projecting into a sea or ocean
an explanatory caption explaining the symbols used on a map
a long projection of land into water, connected to the main l…
bay
an extension of a sea or ocean into the land
cape
a point of land projecting into a sea or ocean
26 terms
MAP Science Review #2
Independent variable
Dependent variable
Glucose
Mitochondrion
The experimental factor that is manipulated; the variable who…
The outcome factor; the variable that may change in response…
A simple sugar that is an important source of energy.
Cell organelle that converts the chemical energy stored in fo…
Independent variable
The experimental factor that is manipulated; the variable who…
Dependent variable
The outcome factor; the variable that may change in response…
21 terms
Earth Science Chapter 2 Mapping Our World
cartography
equator
latitude
longitude
science of mapmaking
imaginary line that lies at 0 degrees latitude and circles th…
distance in degrees north and south of the equator; they RUN…
distance in degrees east and west of the prime meridian; they…
cartography
science of mapmaking
equator
imaginary line that lies at 0 degrees latitude and circles th…
28 terms
Science Test Vocabulary (Mapping)
Topography
Elevation
Relief
Landform
The shape of the land determined by elevation, relief, and la…
Height above sea level
The difference in elevation between the highest and lowest pa…
A feature of topography formed by the processes that shape th…
Topography
The shape of the land determined by elevation, relief, and la…
Elevation
Height above sea level
word mapping
Word mapping weeks 13-16 ... ...........…
frater
dur ... dura
Ology-logy
Look
brother
hard ... lasting
the study
Word mapping weeks 13-16 ... ...........…
Look
frater
brother
50 terms
MAP- Physical Science
Density
Melting Point
Boiling Point
Solubility
A measure of how much mass is contained in a given volume.
The temperature at which a solid becomes a liquid... The tempera…
The temperature at which a substance changes from a liquid to…
The ability to dissolve in another substance
Density
A measure of how much mass is contained in a given volume.
Melting Point
The temperature at which a solid becomes a liquid... The tempera…
26 terms
Science: Maps
borders, places
cartography
grid of lines
equator
for thousands of years, people have used maps to define______…
the science of map making
Cartographers use a ________ to locate points on Earth exactly
in this grid the______ circles Earth halfway between the Nort…
borders, places
for thousands of years, people have used maps to define______…
cartography
the science of map making
12 terms
Science Ch. 3 Maps and Mapping
map
map scale
cartographer
cardinal direction
A model of an area of the earth's surface.
The ratio of a distance represented on a map to the same dist…
A mapmaker.
One of the four key geographic directions: north, south, east…
map
A model of an area of the earth's surface.
map scale
The ratio of a distance represented on a map to the same dist…
12 terms
Science maps
Model
Map view
Profile view
Map legend
A map is a _________ of earthssurface
Appears as though you were looking down on an area from above…
Shows a vertical slice through the ground as though you were…
Lists all the symbols on the map / explains what they mean
Model
A map is a _________ of earthssurface
Map view
Appears as though you were looking down on an area from above…
Science Maps
Cardinal directions
latitude
longitude
you need how many numbers on a map to…
north, south, east, west
east to west
north to south
two
Cardinal directions
north, south, east, west
latitude
east to west
11 terms
Science maps
Topographic map
Contour line
Contour interval
Index contours
A map showing the surface features of an area.
Connects points of equal elevation
The change in elevation from contour line to contour line
A heavier contour line that is labeled with elevation of that…
Topographic map
A map showing the surface features of an area.
Contour line
Connects points of equal elevation
29 terms
Earth Science - Mapping
latitude
longitude
latitude
equator
vertical |
horizontal ----
which line is in degrees of north or south?
imaginary line that circle earth halfway between north pole a…
latitude
vertical |
longitude
horizontal ----
12 terms
Earth Science - Mapping
Longitude
Mantle
Geosphere
Core
The distance east or west of the prime meridian, measured in…
The 2890-kilometer-thick layer of Earth located below the crust
Layer of earth under both the atmosphere and the ocean; it is…
The innermost layer of Earth, located beneath the mantle; the…
Longitude
The distance east or west of the prime meridian, measured in…
Mantle
The 2890-kilometer-thick layer of Earth located below the crust
29 terms
Physical Science: Chapter 3 - Mapping Earth
Position
Origin
Vector
Axis
a variable that tells location relative to an origin.
a place where the position has been given a value of zero.
a variable that gives direction information included in its v…
one of two (or more) number lines that form a graph.
Position
a variable that tells location relative to an origin.
Origin
a place where the position has been given a value of zero.
11 terms
Science: field mapping test
Fields
Isolines
Isotherms
Isobars
A region of space where a quantity can be measured at every p…
Connect points of equal value on a field map
Connects points of equal temperature
Connects points of equal barometric pressure
Fields
A region of space where a quantity can be measured at every p…
Isolines
Connect points of equal value on a field map
38 terms
MAP Science
A naturally occurring solid mixture of…
The series of processes in which a roc…
The process by which wind, water, ice,…
The process in which material is laid…
Rock
Rock Cycle
Erosion
Deposition
A naturally occurring solid mixture of…
Rock
The series of processes in which a roc…
Rock Cycle
19 terms
Map Word
Expositon
Instruction
Persuasion
Headline
Expositon
Instruction
21 terms
science maps
Topographic Maps
Contour lines
The closer the lines
A closed circle shows
Show elevation of a landscape
Show the change in elevation
The steeper the slope
A mountain top
Topographic Maps
Show elevation of a landscape
Contour lines
Show the change in elevation
7 terms
Science mapping test questions
Map
True North
Magnetic Declination
Latitude
A representation of the features of physical body such as earth
The direction to the geographic north pole
The difference between the magnetic north and the true north
The distance north or south from the equator ; expresses in d…
Map
A representation of the features of physical body such as earth
True North
The direction to the geographic north pole
15 terms
Science Maps
Imaginary horizontal lines that measur…
0 degrees is the equator, always label…
The North Pole
The equator
What is latitude?
What are the three facts about latitude?
Whats another name for 90 N?
What is 0 degrees lat called?
Imaginary horizontal lines that measur…
What is latitude?
0 degrees is the equator, always label…
What are the three facts about latitude?
13 terms
Word Mapping #2
de
graph
con
dia/di
down
write
with;together
through;across
de
down
graph
write
12 terms
Earth science "Mapping"
Longitude
Mantle
Geosphere
Core
Anguler distance of a place east and west used expressing deg…
2890 kilometer thick layer located below the crust
Layer of earth located under the atmosphere and oceans core m…
Innermost layer of the earth beneath the mantle. Divided into…
Longitude
Anguler distance of a place east and west used expressing deg…
Mantle
2890 kilometer thick layer located below the crust
9 terms
Science: Map Skills ; Map identifying
This map has a good overall projection…
Shows world climate and THEMES
Shows direction or navigation
No continent or shape distiortion
Robinson
Eckert
Mercator
Goodes Homolosine
This map has a good overall projection…
Robinson
Shows world climate and THEMES
Eckert
16 terms
7th Science Lovely - Mapping Assessment
Topographic Map
Elevation
Contour Interval
Relief
shows the surface features of the Earth
the height of an object above sea level
the difference in elevation between contour lines
variations in elevation of a land surface
Topographic Map
shows the surface features of the Earth
Elevation
the height of an object above sea level
17 terms
Science 8 - Chapter 1 Mapping Earth
map view
profile view
map legend
map scale
drawn as if you were looking down on an area from above Earth…
is a drawing that shows an object as through you were looking…
a key that lists all the symbols used on the map.
is the relationship between a distance on the map and the act…
map view
drawn as if you were looking down on an area from above Earth…
profile view
is a drawing that shows an object as through you were looking…
28 terms
Earth Science: Mapping
Contour Line
Contour Interval
Benchmark
Spot Elevation
Lines on a map used to connect points of the same elevation
The area between consecutive contour lines
Location of exact elevation marked by brass or aluminum plate
Elevations of hilltops, forks in the road, or other points of…
Contour Line
Lines on a map used to connect points of the same elevation
Contour Interval
The area between consecutive contour lines
19 terms
Science 6 Earth Mapping
International Date Line
Latitude
Longitude
map legend
Longitude line 180 degrees east or west of the prime meridian
distance, measured in degrees, north or south of the equator
distance , measured in degrees, east or west of the prime mer…
key that explains symbols on a map
International Date Line
Longitude line 180 degrees east or west of the prime meridian
Latitude
distance, measured in degrees, north or south of the equator
35 terms
Earth Science Chapter 2 Maps
map
reference point
axis
cardinal directions
a representation of the features of a physical body such as E…
a fixed place on the Earth's surface from which direction and…
an imaginary line that runs through the Earth and on which th…
N, S, E, W
map
a representation of the features of a physical body such as E…
reference point
a fixed place on the Earth's surface from which direction and…
20 terms
Science - Lesson 6 - Maps
artificial
canal
features
elevation number
mesterséges
csatorna
felszíni formák
magassági szám
artificial
mesterséges
canal
csatorna
12 terms
Science Maps
Cartographer
Map Legend
Map Scale
Lines of Longitude
a person who makes maps
a key used on a map
The relationship beetween the distance on a map and the actua…
The distancein degrees east or west of the prime meridian
Cartographer
a person who makes maps
Map Legend
a key used on a map
12 terms
Earth Science Vocab Mapping
Fields
Isolines
Topographic Map
Contour Lines
A region of space that has a measurable value of a given prop…
Lines on a map connecting points of equal value.
Show the elevation of the land by using contour lines, and sh…
Isolines connecting points of equal elevation.
Fields
A region of space that has a measurable value of a given prop…
Isolines
Lines on a map connecting points of equal value.
25 terms
Science- mapping earth
Map view
Profile view
Map legend
Time zone
A map drawn as if you are looking down on an area from above
A drawing that shows an object as though you were looking at…
A key that lists all the symbols used on a map
The 24 divisions on the earths surface between 2 meridians wh…
Map view
A map drawn as if you are looking down on an area from above
Profile view
A drawing that shows an object as though you were looking at…
30 terms
Science Maps
Cartographer
Contour interval
Contour lines
Equator
Person who makes maps
Difference in elevation between two consecutive contour lines
Narrow brown lines on topo map indicating lands elevation or…
Divides n and s hemispheres
Cartographer
Person who makes maps
Contour interval
Difference in elevation between two consecutive contour lines
80 terms
Geologic Mapping Science Olympiad Terminology
Cross sections
Superposition
Original horizontality
Lateral continuity
A diagram that shows geologic features that occur underground…
Sedimentary layers are deposited in a time sequence, with the…
Layers of sediment are originally deposited horizontally. The…
Layers of sediment initially extend laterally in all directio…
Cross sections
A diagram that shows geologic features that occur underground…
Superposition
Sedimentary layers are deposited in a time sequence, with the…
29 terms
Science: Mapping Earth Lesson 1&2
a map is a model
when a map is drawn in map view,
cross sections are drawn in profile vi…
a map legend lists all the symbols use…
of Earth's surface
it appears as though you were looking down on an area from ab…
as though you were looking at Earth's interior from the side
map. It also explains what each symbol means
a map is a model
of Earth's surface
when a map is drawn in map view,
it appears as though you were looking down on an area from ab…
20 terms
Science maps
physical maps
relief map
political map
road map
Use lines, shading and color to indicate features such as mou…
use shading and shadows to indetify mountains and flat areas
Show the boundaries between countries, states or townships. T…
As shown in figure 8 can show interstates or a range of roads…
physical maps
Use lines, shading and color to indicate features such as mou…
relief map
use shading and shadows to indetify mountains and flat areas
29 terms
Physical Science: Chapter 3 - Mapping Earth
Position
Origin
Vector
Axis
a variable that tells location relative to an origin.
a place where the position has been given a value of zero.
a variable that gives direction information included in its v…
one of two (or more) number lines that form a graph.
Position
a variable that tells location relative to an origin.
Origin
a place where the position has been given a value of zero.
31 terms
science:maps
maps
-physical... -political... -elevation... -econo…
physical map
physical map:elevation map
representation of the earth's surface
4 basic types of maps
earth's natural features, uses colors... 2 types of physical map…
maps that show height above sea level
maps
representation of the earth's surface
-physical... -political... -elevation... -econo…
4 basic types of maps
8 terms
Map (Science)
First in rank
Distance north or south of the equator
Shows earth's surface from above
Compares map distances to real distanc…
Prime
Latitude
Map view
Map scale
First in rank
Prime
Distance north or south of the equator
Latitude
13 terms
Science map
Susquehanna
Choptank
Nanticoke
Pocomoke
.....
.....
....
....
Susquehanna
.....
Choptank
.....
35 terms
Earth Science Maps
map
reference point
axis
cardinal directions
a representation of the features of a physical body such as E…
a fixed place on the Earth's surface from which direction and…
an imaginary line that runs through the Earth and on which th…
N, S, E, W
map
a representation of the features of a physical body such as E…
reference point
a fixed place on the Earth's surface from which direction and…
8 terms
Science Maps
conic
mercator
gnomonic
gnomonic
used as road and weather maps
has parallel lines of latitude and longitude
made by projecting points and lines from a globe onto a piece…
distorts direction and distance between landmasses
conic
used as road and weather maps
mercator
has parallel lines of latitude and longitude
29 terms
Maps science
Plains
Coastal
Interior
Plateus
_____Large, flat area which often have thick, fertile soils a…
____Plains stretch along coastal areas and are often called l…
____Plains are in the central part of a continent.
____Flat, raised areas of land made up of nearly horizontal r…
Plains
_____Large, flat area which often have thick, fertile soils a…
Coastal
____Plains stretch along coastal areas and are often called l…
79 terms
Earth Science NYS Unit 3 Mapping
map
most accurate map
T/F: all maps show a distortion of Ear…
map projections
represents Earth's surface on a flat sheet of paper
globe
TRUE
used to decrease distortion on paper
map
represents Earth's surface on a flat sheet of paper
most accurate map
globe
8 terms
map Words
relief map
Political map
legend
border
a map that shows all natural objects(mountains desert...)
a map that shows only man made objects
the key of the map
a clear image in a map
relief map
a map that shows all natural objects(mountains desert...)
Political map
a map that shows only man made objects
33 terms
Earth Science-Mapping Notes
Cartography
Maps uses
Equator
Latitude
Is the science of mapmaking
An imaginary grid of horizontal parallel lines, and vertical…
Circles earth, separating earth into 2 equal halves called th…
Is the distance in degrees north or south of the equator.
Cartography
Is the science of mapmaking
Maps uses
An imaginary grid of horizontal parallel lines, and vertical…
8 terms
Earth Science: Mapping Unit
latitude
coordinate system
longitude
Which way does the Earth rotate?
angle north or south of the equator
using 2 numbers to find position of something
angular distance east or west of the prime meridian
west to east (N=counterclockwise , S= clockwise)
latitude
angle north or south of the equator
coordinate system
using 2 numbers to find position of something
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