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Introduction to Maps

Introduction to Maps

From Foothill College and the Using a Web-Based GIS to Teach Problem-Based Science in High School and College project, this module introduces students to maps. The exercise provides a definition of maps and rules for understanding them. The second half of the exercise asks students general questions on GIS on the web using maps from the National Weather Service. This is a helpful resource for the introductory GIS classroom.... Show More


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