What Do Maps Show?: Lesson 4 How to Read a Topographic Map

Students examine the use of topographic maps as two dimensional representations that show elevations and slopes with contour lines. They read maps of the Salt Lake City, Utah area and complete the associated worksheets that show map signs and symbols, and applications.

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