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I have International Date Line. Who has the word for the imaginary lines that measure distances North or South of the Equator; They are parallel to the Equator.
I have latitude lines. Who has
the word for something on a map that tells what the symbols on the map mean?
I have Compass Rose. Who has the name for an imaginary line that lies midway between the two poles: 0 degrees Latitude: which divides the Earth into Northern and Southern Hemispheres?
I have Equator. Who has the word that means a scale model of the Earth; the best representation of the earth?
I have Legend or Key. Who has the name for the imaginary lines that measure distances east or west of the Prime Meridian (0 degrees Longitude)?
I have longitude lines. Who has the name for the representation of all or part of the Earth's surface on a flat piece of paper?
I have Hemispheres. Who has the name meaning the four directions: Northeast, Southeast, Southwest, Northwest?
I have Intermediate Directions. Who has the name of an imaginary line that basically follows the 180th meridian: traveling east or west of this line changes the calendar day?
I have Map. Who has the "other" name for Lines of Longitude?
I have Meridians. Who has the "other" name for Lines of Latitude?
I have Axis. Who has the four main directions (North, South, East, West)?
I have Cardinal Directions. Who has the word that means a map maker?
I have Parallels. Who has the name of the maginary line that runs North and South from Pole to Pole that goes through Greenwich, England; 0 Degrees Longitude; Divides the Earth into the Eastern and Western Hemispheres?
I have Prime Meridian. Who has the name for the part of a map that shows the relationship between the distance on a map and the actual distance on the Earth?
I have Cartographer. Who has the term that means "the study of map-making?"
I have Cartography. Who has the word for "A shape or symbol on a map that acts as a direction finder?"
I have Tropic of Cancer. Who has the name for 23 1/2 South Latitude?
I have Tropic of Capricorn. Who has the name of the imaginary line from Pole to Pole about which the Earth rotates?
I have Globe. Who has the word for the crisscrossing network of lines that form a pattern on a map; It is used to locate places on a map.
I have Grid. Who has the word that means two equal halves of the earth; The Northern and Southern hemispheres are divided by the Equator; the Eastern and West hemispheres are divided by the Prime Meridian.
I have scale. Who has the name for the 24 different geographical regions within which the same standard of time is used?
I have Time Zones. Who has the name for 23 1/2 Degrees North Latitude?