Advent of the Europeans
From Trade to Territory
Rural Life and Society
Educational Development in India
Development of Industries in India
Urban Changes During the British Period
Status of Women in India Through the Ages
Rocks and Soils
Weather and Climate
Migration and Urbanisation
Exploring Continents Africa, Australia and Antarctica
How the State Government Works
Citizens and Citizenship
Human Rights and UNO
Road Safety Rules and Regulations
Defence and Foreign Policy
Money, Savings and Investments
Public and Private Sectors
- What is a map?
- Map Reading
- Diff erence Between a Map and a Globe.
- Components of a map
- Legend or key
- Map Projection and locational information
- Coventional signs and symbols
Statement: Small scale maps can show only major features.
Reason: Due to lack of space, it shows large areas like Continents and countries.
Statement: The conventional signs and symbols are the keys of map reading.
Reason: These symbols give lots of information in a limited area.