AP Human Geo final test bank
The science of making maps is
A) the extent of spread of a phenomenon over a given area.
B) the ratio of the largest to smallest areas on a map.
C) the relationship between the length of an object on a map and that feature on the landscape.
D) the system used by geographers to transfer locations from a globe to a map.
E) the difference in elevation between two points in an area.
1:24,000 is an example of what kind of scale?
B) bar line
C) metric scale
D) written scale
E) graphic scale
If the scale of a map is 1:24,000, then 1 inch on the map represents ________ FEET on Earth's surface.
Which map would have the smallest scale?