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Color Black on Map
Man made features
Color Red Brown on Map
Cultural features and elevation spots
Color Blue on Map
Color Green on Map
Color Brown on Map
Color Red on Map
Cultural land features
Graphic representation of the Earth from above
What are the 5 major terrain features?
A set of hills on top of a hill (like peas in a pod on the map)
Hole, usually man made
What are the three minor terrain features?
The portion on the map that looks like the in between part of the fingers
The finger part, kinda like a land peninsula
What are two supplementary land features?
- Cut - man made feature (road)
- Fill - man made features that are used to fill in / increase height
How do you orientate a map?
Align the north of a compass with grid north
What is an identifier?
- Eh / Eg
- -where the map slice is in the world
How do you do an intersection?
Two locations spot a spot and measure degrees towards object -> use degrees to locate the spot
How do you do a resection?
In a location, you spot two landmarks and find the degrees to the two spots to find your location.
What method do I use if I want to find my location?
What method do I use to find the location of an object?
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