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map skills


compass rose a circular direction marker on map
cardinal direction main direction ;north south west east
intermediate direction the "in between " direction , NW , NE, SW,SE,
Map key part of a map that explains what the symbols on the map
Map scale part of a ma that compares a distance on a map in the real world
Map title words on a map that tell the subject of a map
Inset Map a smaller map in side a larger map
Physical map primary purpose is to show land form like mountains , desserts, and plains
Political Map shows boundaries of countries and states ; locations major cities and important bodies of water
Historical Map a map that gives information about a place as it was in the past
Grid system an arrangement of lines that divides something intosquares such as a map
Created by: tatumlarrabee