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How is the Earth represented?

Earth maps education geography
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Alba De Evan

on 4 September 2013

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Transcript of How is the Earth represented?

Accurate, three dimensional. Do not usually contain detailed information

How is the Earth represented?
Globes
Maps
Two-dimensional.
Shapes and distances are disorted

Easy to use and carry

Detailed and practical information

GEOID
Cardinal points
Physical maps
Political maps
Thematic maps
Parts of a map
How do we locate places in a map?
Parallels
Meridians
Equator
Prime Meridian/Greenwich
Latitude, from 0º to 90º
North or South
Longitude, from 0º to 180º
West or East
How do we represent scales in a map?
Scale indicates the difference between the size of something in the real world and its size on a map
Numeric scale
Graphic scale
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