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Basic S.S. skills

absolute location exact location using lat and long
cardinal directions n s e and w
intermediate directions ne nw se sw
latitude runs e to w measured n and s
longitude runs n to s measured e and w
eqauter 0 degrees lat
prime meridian 0 degrees long
scale measures distance
culture geog. deals with human aspects
phys. geog. deals with nat aspects
political geog. deals gov aspects
key or ledgend part of map that tells u what the symbols mean
political maps maps that show the boundaries
phys. maps maps that show the nat features
resorce maps maps that show nat resorces
historical maps maps that show things change over time
economic maps maps that show were various goods r preduced
Created by: meganw.