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Sixth Grade (Grade 6) Map Components Questions

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Grade 6 Map Components
Physical maps show the                                .
  1. climate of an area.
  2. natural resources of an area.
  3. size and shape of an area.
  4. mountains and rivers of an area.
Grade 6 Map Components
A disadvantage of a globe is that
  1. it is not practical enough.
  2. it does not show enough detail.
  3. it is too big to fit into a pocket.
  4. All of the above
Grade 6 Map Components
This type of map uses contour lines to show elevation. What is it called?
  1. road map
  2. physical map
  3. topographic map
  4. climate map
Grade 6 Map Components
Grade 6 Map Components
Which is NOT a tool used my modern cartographers?
  1. computer-assisted mapping
  2. geographic information systems (GIS)
  3. digital satellite images
  4. globe
Grade 6 Map Components
Grade 6 Map Components
A globe is more accurate than a map because a globe can show
  1. the true shapes of continents and oceans.
  2. city streets.
  3. a distorted view of Earth.
  4. a particular region in great detail.
Grade 6 Map Components
A flat map show Earth's curved surface by means of
  1. elevation.
  2. topography.
  3. relief.
  4. projection.
Grade 6 Map Components
Distortion on a map may change the shape of
  1. a globe.
  2. the equator.
  3. the prime meridian.
  4. some land masses.
Grade 6 Map Components
Flat maps were invented because it was impossible to make a globe that was                                                       .
  1. pretty enough for people to want.
  2. big enough to fit the oceans on.
  3. complete enough to use and convenient enough to carry.
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