The scale of a map is the ratio of a distance on the map to the corresponding
distance on the .... Definition: the point scale at P is the ratio of the two distances
P'Q' and PQ in the limit...
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Although incredibly useful, maps would have no meaning without a set of
symbols and rules by which to read them. In this lesson, you will learn about map
Maps use a key, or legend, to explain the meaning of each of the symbols used in
the map. These keys usually show a small picture of each of the symbols used ...
A map scale of 1/100,000 or 1:100,000 means that one unit of measure on the
map equals 100,000 of the same unit on the earth. [data quality] In reference to ...
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A map of scale 1:24,000 means that one inch on the map is equivalent to ...
Contour Lines Isolines that show equal elevation on a map at defined intervals.
Therefore in order to represent the real world, maps are made to a specific scale.
Map scale is defined as the ratio of the distance between two points on the map ...
There appears to be no definition of the criteria for inclusion, or exclusion, of
these sites of cultural significance, or whether map scale is a factor in inclusion.
A map having a scale larger than 1:600,000 and smaller than 1:75,000. See also
map. Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms. US Department of Defense ...