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1

Who makes maps

Cartographer

2

Four major components of a map

Scale
Compass rose
Legend
Latitude and longitude

3

What is map distortion

A way of showing the earths features on a flat surface

4

What is typically distortion

Distance
Direction
Shape
Area

5

3 major maps

Physical
Political
Speacial purpose

6

What is hemisphere

Half the earth

7

What is functional region

Describes by its function

8

What is prehistory

Long period of time before people invented systems of writing

9

What is archaeology

New science to help understand our past by looking at the ways of life of early people

10

What are archaeologist

Are the people who study the lives of early people

11

How do archeologists do their job

Digging and excavation,precise care and handling

12

Stonehenge is located where

England

13

What is the definition of geography

The study of the earths surface and the proccess that shape it