Earth's Shape

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Several slides systematically guide cartographers though the processes of reading topographic maps and converting them into profiles of a landscape. 

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  • Scaffolding begins with a very basic introduction to Earth's shape and spheres
  • Includes step-by-step instruction for creating a profile map from a topographic map
  • Thoughtfully designed slides include photographs, diagrams, and other images to support written text

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