Word
Definition
Multimedia Example
scale
A diagram that shows the realashinship between distances on a map and on the Earth.
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map
SEG A map is a diagram that shows were places are on the map. Such as countries, citys, or states.
SEGus500.jpeg
map key
A box that has symbols it that tell you what they mean on a map.
Map 82o.jpg
line of latitude
SEG A imaginary line that runs across the East and West.
SEG
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line of longitude
An imaginary line from the North to South poles.
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global grid
SEG The grid formed by crossing the lines of latitude on a map.
SEG0-7645-1622-1_0302-2.jpeg
special-purpose map
A map that shows special info such as climate or weather.
grorage.jpg
coastal plain
SEG A Costal Plain land that is low and flat that run across a coast.
AGCmap.pngSEG
inland
Land on the Earth that is not touching ocean water.
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plateau
SEG Is a flatland that steeply rises from the ground and land around it.
Trmleesfer.jpegSEG
basin
A land form that is lower then the land around it and is shaped like a bowl.
mud Virgy.jpg
levee
SEG Levee is a wall that is made up of dirt to keep the river from Flood or flooding.
NewOrleans_Levees_Gustav.jpeg SEG
cardinal directions
North, South, East, and West
pointy jagger.jpg
intermediate directions
SEG Is Northwest, Northeast, Southwest, Southeast.
Intro_p12_2.jpegSEG
compass rose
Cardinal and intermediate directions combined.
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