Warm Up  9/23/10 <ul><li>These are two different types of maps of the same area. What do you think each map is trying to s...
Topographic and Geographic Maps Page 54 9/23/10
Topographic Map  <ul><li>Shows the shape of Earth’s surface ( like mountains) </li></ul>
<ul><li>Contour lines  tell elevation (the distance above sea level)  </li></ul>
Geologic Maps  <ul><li>Show the types of rocks and minerals  </li></ul>
<ul><li>Contact  is a place where two rock formations meet.  </li></ul>
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Earth Science Chap 1 Topographic and geographic maps

  1. 1. Warm Up 9/23/10 <ul><li>These are two different types of maps of the same area. What do you think each map is trying to show? </li></ul>
  2. 2. Topographic and Geographic Maps Page 54 9/23/10
  3. 3. Topographic Map <ul><li>Shows the shape of Earth’s surface ( like mountains) </li></ul>
  4. 4. <ul><li>Contour lines tell elevation (the distance above sea level) </li></ul>
  5. 5. Geologic Maps <ul><li>Show the types of rocks and minerals </li></ul>
  6. 6. <ul><li>Contact is a place where two rock formations meet. </li></ul>

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