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Map skills


Compass Rose A circular direction marker on a map.
Cardinal Directions Main directions north,south,east,west.
Intermediate Directions The''in between'' direction; NW,NE,SW,SE.
Map Key Part of a map that explains the symbls on the map standerd.
Map Scale Part of a map that compares a distance on the map to a distance in the real world.
Map Title The words on a map that tells the subject of a map.
Insect Map A smaller map set inside a larger map.
Physical Map Primary purpose is to show land forms like mountains deserts and plains.
Political map Shows boundaries of boundaries of countries and states ;locations of magor ceitys and larg bodies of water.
Historical Map A map that gives infomation about a place in the past.
Grid sistum a arangument of linens that divides into a scuare such as a map.