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Map Elements

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Map Elements

  1. 1. Map Elements
  2. 2. Elements on a Map <ul><li>Compass Rose </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Cardinal directions (N, S, E, W) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Intermediate (NW, NE, SE, SW) </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Legend </li></ul><ul><li>Bar Scale </li></ul><ul><li>Title </li></ul><ul><li>Inset Map </li></ul>
  3. 3. Compass Rose <ul><li>Used to show directions on a map. Shows which way north, south, east, and west are. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Legend or Key <ul><li>Shows what the symbols on the map stand for. </li></ul>
  5. 5. Bar Scale <ul><li>A tool that is used to find the real distance between two places. (Ex. How many miles from one city to the next.) </li></ul>
  6. 6. <ul><li>Used to show what the map is map of. </li></ul>Title
  7. 7. Inset Map <ul><li>Used to show the bigger picture of what and where the map is showing. </li></ul>
  8. 8. Point out the Five Elements…

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