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Types of Maps

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Unfolding the Earth - Myriahedral projections
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How can we unfold the Earth? Making a map of the earth is a classic problem. Here a new method is shown: Divide the surface of the globe in many triangles. Professional video with computer animation but no text and no narration.
Found by adrumm in Types of Maps
May 1, 2010 at 02:40 PM
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Ages: 9 - 18
Geography Tutor - Types of Maps and Map Projections
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Professionaly Created Video- Discover this fascinating series which targets the specific and critical areas of geographic knowledge defined by educators as profoundly lacking in today's students... (3:13)
August 4, 2009 at 01:48 PM
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Reading Population Maps
From nextvista.org, produced by NextVista.org
This selection contains a student-created slide show. The slide show defines population and two population maps are shown and explained. One map is of China and is color coded.  The other map shows Washington, D.C., and circles of different size show... [more]
December 6, 2011 at 06:57 PM
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Ages: 10 - 18
Cómo leer un mapa físico - en español
From practicopedia.com, produced by Practicopedia
Con este video, estudiantes podrán entender cómo se lee un mapa físico. Los colores en un mapa físico muestran el relieve de las zonas representadas. Las corrientes o masas de agua se representan en color azul. Cuanto más claro sea el color, menos pr... [more]
March 15, 2012 at 10:44 PM
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Cómo leer un mapa político - en español
From practicopedia.com, produced by Practicopedia
Un video corto que introduce un mapa político. En él están representados pueblos, ciudades, regiones y países. Cuanto más pequeña sea una localidad, menor será el tamaño de su nombre. (1:00)
March 15, 2012 at 10:39 PM
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Why Every World Map is Wrong
From YouTube, produced by Jay Foreman
(The word 'damn' is used at approximately 45 seconds.) How do you show a round earth on a flat map? Is it possible? Jay and Mark find out using an orange and a rolling pin. (06.15)
July 15, 2019 at 09:40 AM
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