What is a map that shows boundaries of countries, states, and place names called
Hi Colts 4 Life,That may be a POLITICAL map...here is the definition: political maps indicate state and national boundaries and capital and major cities.And here is a link explaining the different kinds of maps:www.factmonster.com/world/geography/types-maps.html
It's a political map. A political map is used to boundaries, cities, highways, roads, railroads and other human created or man made features. http://geography.about.com/library/faq/blqzpoliphys.htm will help.