The Variety of Maps - Fordson High School
... 5. What is the main idea of this passage?
A The closer the rings on an elevation map, the higher the land.
B Some elevation maps use color to illustrate where mountains are, changing
color or getting darker or lighter as the peaks rise.
C The Ring of Fire is an area in the basin of the Pacific Ocea ...
Landform Regions of North Carolina and Maps
... and other forest-related industries. Thousands of tourists visit the state's many
beaches. The North Carolina coast is protected by a slender chain of islands
known as the Outer Banks.
The Piedmont Plateau is sharply divided from the Inner Coastal Plain at the Fall
Line. The Fall Line is a quick des ...
How Maps Help Us Study History
... ESSENTIAL QUESTION What different maps do we use to see natural and
human-made features and to understand patterns?
... Negatives: good luck using it
to navigate… (distances
distorted… oceans cut in half)
Using Thematic Maps
... comparison of statistical data, like
population or income
-can view facts about places by
comparing the patterns of shaded
areas or colors on the map.
Geography Pre Ch. 1 Grade 7
... 1.) Understand the uses of Political and Physical Maps
2.) Identify Key States, Capitals, and Physical Landforms throughout the
United States .
Apple Maps is a web mapping service application developed by Apple Inc. for its iOS, OS X and watchOS operating systems. It allows turn-by-turn navigation by car or walking including re-routing, and night mode. It is the default mapping application for iPhone, iPad and Apple computers. It can be controlled by voice with Siri.Introduced in 2012, it replaced Google Maps which had been the default mapping application on Apple iOS and OS X products. Its release was met with considerable criticism due to many mapping errors.