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Map skills


compass rose a circular diretion on a map.
cardenial direction main direction north south east west.
intermediate direction inbeetween directions northwest northeast southwest southeast
map key part of a map that explains what a symbol on a map stand for
map scale part of a map that explains a distance on the map to a distance in the real world
map title part of a map that tells the subject of a map
inset map a small map inside of a larger map
physical map primary pourpose is to show landforms like mountains deserts and plains.
political map shows bouderies of countries and states locatine of major cities and importaint body of water.
historical map info about a place as it was in the past.
grid system an arrangement of lines that divide something into squares such as a map.
Created by: Emma_Dennis