Presentation on theme: "Map Skills 5 ‘Relief’ To understand how height is shown on a map."— Presentation transcript:
1 Map Skills 5 ‘Relief’To understand how height is shown on a map.
2 Match the terms with their meanings. Spot Heights…Contours…Layer Shading……are lines which join up places with the same height.…are numbers which show the exact height of a place.…uses colours to show areas of land that are at different heights.
3 Relief Relief is the shape of the land. There are three ways to show relief on a map.Can you think of any?
4 How is relief shown on a map? 1. Colour shading2. Spot heights3. Contours302010
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