Mapmaking

In this lesson, you will be learning all about mapmaking. We will learn what a map is and how mapmaking and map use has evolved over time. We will also be looking at how technology has impacted on mapmaking and map use today.

Video

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Worksheet

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Quiz:

Mapmaking

Complete the questions below to check how much you have remembered from the lesson.

Q1.Which of the following statements about maps is FALSE?

1/5

Q2.By the end of the 19th century, maps had become...? Select two options from the list below.

Select two (2) boxes

2/5

Q3.Someone who makes maps is called a...?

3/5

Q4.GIS stands for...?

4/5

Q5.True or false, electronic maps are just better versions of paper maps?

5/5

This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Mapmaking

Complete the questions below to check how much you have remembered from the lesson.

Q1.Which of the following statements about maps is FALSE?

1/5

Q2.By the end of the 19th century, maps had become...? Select two options from the list below.

Select two (2) boxes

2/5

Q3.Someone who makes maps is called a...?

3/5

Q4.GIS stands for...?

4/5

Q5.True or false, electronic maps are just better versions of paper maps?

5/5

Lesson summary: Mapmaking

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