# How to Construct and Interpret a Scale Map

Instructions:

question 1 of 3

### When making your own scale map which of the following steps would not be required?

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### 2. If a map had two cities on it that were one inch apart from each other on the map but in reality were separated by 50,000 inches of straight road, what would that scale ratio look like?

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The quiz will present you with concepts and scenarios. If given a concept, you will be asked to provide the correct definition and its characteristics. But if given a particular scenario, you will be asked to identify the properties related to it.

## Quiz & Worksheet Goals

The quiz will examine how well you know:

• Steps required to make scale maps
• The characteristics of scale maps
• How to find the scale ratio
• What a scale map is

## Skills Practiced

• Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related scale maps lesson
• Making connections - use understanding of the concept of the steps needed to make a scale map to identify steps that aren't required
• Critical thinking - apply relevant concepts to examine information about how to find the scale ratio
• Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding the characteristics of scale maps and interpret it correctly