Maps are used for many differant purposes

Roadway map

are used to locate roads, lakes, mountains, and many other purposes

Topographic map

Have contour lines that show elevation.

Aeronautical map

Have information about flight paths.

Spider map

Hierarchy map

presents information in a descending order of importance. The most important information is placed on the top.

Flow Chart map

To show beginning and ending steps.

Gene map

Shows location of specific genes in DNA

Floor plan map

Shows rooms in a building