To what extent do maps reflect reality?

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  • Mark on your world map - Paris, Tokyo, New York, Sydney



    Connect them up as a round the world flight starting in Paris



    Maps:
    World: Pacific View http://www.eduplace.com/ss/maps/world.html
    World: Countries http://www.eduplace.com/ss/maps/world.html
    World polar projection http://histgeo.ac-aix-marseille.fr/webphp/carte.php?num_car=615&lang=en









































  • To what extent do maps reflect reality?

    1. 1. To what extent do maps reflect reality?
    2. 2. You have an outline map of the world - mark onthe following cities
    3. 3. You have an outline map of the world - mark on Paristhe following cities Sydney Tokyo San Francisco New York
    4. 4. Now connect the cities together for a Round the World flight of theshortest distance - starting and ending in Paris!
    5. 5. What is a map?
    6. 6. What can maps be used for?
    7. 7. What can maps be used for?and therefore what ‘reality’ do they need?
    8. 8. Source
    9. 9. vs.3 points supporting your ‘Champion’ and 3 points to challenge the opposition.
    10. 10. Why don’t these maps reflect reality?London Underground Map The World’s Most Populous CountriesTopographic Map of Everest China’s 1418 World Map

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