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The scale of a map is the ratio of a distance on the map to the corresponding distance on the ground. This simple concept is complicated by the curvature of the ...

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Map scale definition at Dictionary.com, a free online dictionary with pronunciation , synonyms and translation. Look it up now!

www.ga.gov.au/scientific-topics/national-location-information/topographic-maps-data/basics/what-is-map-scale

Map scale refers to the relationship (or ratio) between distance on a map and the corresponding distance on the ground. For example, on a 1:100000 scale map, ...

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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 scale ...

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The Graphic Method. A Graphic Scale depicts scale using a line, with separations marked by smaller intersecting lines, similar to a ruler. One side of the scale ...

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When 1 millimeter on the map is equivalent to 1 kilometer on the ground, the map scale is 1:100000. Calculate map distance given map scale and ground ...

www.thoughtco.com/map-scale-measuring-distance-on-map-1433533

Mar 3, 2017 ... A map represents a portion of the Earth's surface. Since an accurate map represents the land, each map has a "scale" that indicates the ...

www.ordnancesurvey.co.uk/getoutside/guides/understanding-map-scales

Have you ever got confused about what a map scale is, or wondered what is the difference between our Landranger and Explorer maps? Our quick guide to ...

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that one unit of measurement on the map 1 inch or 1 centimeter represents 10,000 of the same units on the ground. If the scale were. 1:63,360, for instance, then ...