Representation of Geographical Features
Maps and Diagrams
Elements of a Map
Major Landforms of the Earth
Water Bodies: Oceans, Seas, Lakes and Rivers
Major Water Bodies
Types of Agriculture
Minerals and Ores Exercises
Study of Continents : North America and South America
North America: Location, Area, Political and Physical Features
North America: Climate, Natural Vegetation, Wildlife; Mineral and Power Resources
South America: Location, Area, Political and Physical Features
South America: Climate, Natural Vegetation, Wildlife; Mineral and Power Resources
Choose the correct answer
This is the ratio of the distance between two places on a map to the actual distance between the same two places on the ground.
Answer the following question in one or two paragraphs.
Describe any two ways of representing a map scale.
Look closely at the political map of India in your atlas and make a note of your observations and calculations in your notebook.
Using the scale, calculate the distance between Delhi and Kolkata, Chennai and Thiruvananthapuram, and Mumbai and Panaji in kilometers.
A rectangular plot of length 200 m and width 125 m was bought by a businessman to set up a cosmetic factory. Draw this plot reduced to size using the scale 1cm = 25m. Show your work in class.