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Symbols[Date] Today I will: - Be able to identify the main symbols using a key Geography Maps
Geography Maps A C B E D Give the four figure grid references of letters A, B, C, D then E. Give the six figure grid references of the points next to A, B, C, D then E.
A map must be clear and easy to read. Symbols are used to save space – they may be small drawings, lines or letters. Geography Maps
Geography Maps [Task One] Turn to the key at the back of your summary notes. We are going to use it to identify the symbols on the worksheet. [Task Two] Draw the following symbols neatly into your jotter: 1.Motorway 2.Secondary Route 3.Railway line 4.Railway line with station 5.Electricity transmission line 6.Bus or Coach station 7.Triangulation pillar 8.Mast 9. Mixed Wood 10. Orchard 11. National Park Boundary 12. Club House 13. Town Hall 14. Viewpoint 15. Picnic Site 16. Caravan Site [Task Three] Read page 96 of the textbook and complete the activities neatly on page 97.
Geography Maps [Task Four] Give a six figure grid reference of the following: (a) Mast (b) Parking (c) Church with spire (d) Picnic Site (e) Battlefield Give a four figure grid square of one with: (f) Marshland (g) A river (h) Coniferous woodland (i) A Castle