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What is a continent?
A continent is the largest land division of the world.
What is a grid?
A grid seperates a map into sections to help easily locate places.
What is a legend or key on a map?
A legend or a key tells what each symbol means on a map.
What are symbols used for?
To represent something in a map.
What are the four cardinal directions?
North, East, South, and West
What are the four intermediate directions?
Northeast, Southeast, Southwest, and Northwest
What is a compass rose used for?
To tell the direction
What is a bar scale?
A scale which uses a unit of measurment to determine the distance between two places on a map.