Tuesday, 11 October 2016

Different ways of representing the Earth

Look at this aerial photograph of the United States. Answer these questions in your notebook or e-mail.

  • What features can you see in this photograph?
  •  Can you see the area clearly? Can you see details or just a general view?
  •  What is the purpose of aerial photographs? Where are they taken from?
 This map shows the same part of the Earth as the photograph. Answer these questions.

  • Is the map identical to the photo?
  • Which countries are on the map?
  • Are aerial photographs useful in making maps? Why?

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