2 Political, Physical, and Topographic Maps Political map-shows state and national boundaries; locations of cities. Physical map-shows mountains rivers and lakes. Topographic map-has contour lines instead of colors to show landscape.
3 Climate map-shows weather of an area and climate zones. Economic or resource map-specific type of natural resource in an area.Road map-shows major and minor highways and roadsThematic map-focus on a special topic or a special theme.
4 Latitude and longitude Latitude-lines that run east to west .Longitude-lines that run north to south.*measured in degrees.*latitude first; then longitude .
5 scalesScale-measures a distance between two locations.
6 Continents and oceans North America South America Atlantic ocean AntarcticaPacific oceanEuropeArtic oceanAfricaIndian oceanAsiaAustralia