Maps Quiz

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1. A map can be defined as

A round 3D model of the earth.

A picture or drawing of a place.

A hemisphere

2. A graphic, color dot, line, etc. that stands for something else on a map is a

Map key

Symbol

Grid

3, These kinds of maps have to do with government and show capitals, states, countries, cities, etc.

Physical/Elevation

Weather

Road

Political

4. These kinds of maps tell how hot or cold it is outside and how much precipitation has fallen

Physical/Elevation

Weather

Road

Political

5. This kind of map shows highways, streets, interstates, etc..

Physical/Elevation

Weather

Road

Political

6. This kind of map shows how a place looked in the past according to events that happened then..

Physical/Elevation

Historical

Road

Political

7. These kinds of maps give a photographic view of a place from in the air

Physical/Elevation

Weather

Aerial

Political

8. This explains what the symbols on a map mean

Map Key

Map Grid

Globe

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