Word
Definition
Multimedia Example
scale
it is a diagram that shows distances on a map
scale.jpg
map
something that can help you find your way to places
-World_Map.gif
key
it shows and lables things on a map
KeyWestOldLg.jpg
line of latitude
an imaginary line around the Earth parallel to the equator it goes east to west
latitude and langatude.gif
line of longitude
An imaginary line that goes north to south that passes threw the north and south poles that is right angles from the equator
latitude and langatude.gif
global grid
a grid that is made by the line of latitude and the line of longitude
thCALZ4011.jpg
special-purpose map
a map that tells you information like rainfall and how tall something is
prepose map.jpg
coastal plain
low and flat land that is on the gorund like land
thCALIOJU9.jpg
inland
when you are not toching the ocean
thCAJAC3XK.jpg
plateau
a high and flat peace of land that is higher then the land around it
thCA8YNNZY.jpg
basin
a big potholl that is lower then the land around it
thCAE9PBRK.jpg
levee
a big wall that can be made out of dirt that stops water from flooding
thCAQ9ARD4.jpg
cardinal directions
north, south, easth and west
thCAOVDU6L.jpg
intermediate directions
northeast, northwest, southwest and southeast
thCAOVDU6L.jpg
compass rose
a diagram that shows north, south, east, and west
thCAOVDU6L.jpg