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Map Classroom



What is the history of cartography? How does the art of making maps connect to the science of map making?

What really makes up a map and how do you best design the map for presenting via the Internet?

Get ready to explore Maps. Where they came from, what they do and how we make them.

Definition of Maps - history, design and creation

Map Quiz 1 - What are maps?

Designing Maps for the Internet and Web

Map Projections

Map Projections Quiz

Map Symbols for GIS

GIS Map 1
Description of the Map

GIS Map 2
Description of the Map

GIS Map 3
Description of the Map
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