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Flashcards in Maps Skills Deck (9)
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What do contour lines show on a map

Height

1

What is a map

A diagram representing land or sea

2

Name 2 different kinds of maps

Satellite maps
Theme park maps
IKEA maps

3

What set of numbers is the northing

Second

4

What is the saying to remember compass points

Never eat shredded wheat

5

Why are symbols used on a map (2)

To save space and make it easier to read

6

Why do we use grid references

To identify areas on a map

8

What set of numbers is the easting

The first

9

What is this symbol

Motorway