Maharashtra State BoardSSC (English Medium) 9th Standard
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Give Reasons Why Following Sentence is Right Or Wrong: in Dot Method, Every Dot Should Have an Appropriate Scale. - Geography and Economics

True or False

Give reasons why following sentence is right or wrong:

In dot method, every dot should have an appropriate scale.

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The given statement is right.

Explanation: Every dot represents a certain value of the data that is being represented in the map. Thus, its size should be appropriate in relation to the data that it represents. If a larger dot is used to represent a smaller data it can lead to wrong conclusions during map interpretation.

Concept: Distributional Maps - Dot Method
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Balbharati Social Science Geography 9th Standard Maharashtra State Board
Chapter 1 Distributional Maps
Exercise | Q 1.6 | Page 7
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