Year 7 Geography
What Are Maps?
A map is an accurate drawing of the ground as though looked down on from above that tells us where things are such as streets, resturants, bus/ train station etc. There are different types of maps such as.
BOLTSS- All Good Maps have
Border-To show where the border of the map is.
Orientation-Shows North, East, South and West.
Legends-Shows what little icons mean on the map.
Titles-Tells us what the map is.
Scales-Tells us the distance of things.
Source-Where you got your information.