elements of mapping Flashcards
what is the acronym for the elements of mapping?
what does the b stand for?
what does the o stand for?
what does the first l stand for?
what does the second l stand for?
what does the t stand for?
what does the first s stand for?
what does the second s stand for?
what is border?
- there should be a border on all maps
- no writing should be placed on the border
what is orientation?
include a north arrow / compass rose with all the cardinal directions
what is legend?
- all symbols on the map but be represented and explained
- the legend should be boxed in an empty space on the front of the map
how are places labelled?
how are rivers labelled?
along their paths
how are physical features labelled?
within the area they occupy
what does the title show?
what, where and when