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Geographical skills - Test

1.

What does GIS stand for?

2.

Where is north on an OS map?

3.

If the scale on a map is 1:25,000, what is 1 cm equivalent to?

4.

Which of the following is a way of showing height of land on maps?

5.

Which of the following is the six figure reference for Bamford station?

OS Map of Bamford

6.

What are eastings?

7.

Which important line of latitude runs 23.5° north of the equator?

8.

Which of the following answers describes longitude?

9.

Why is it difficult to produce 2D maps?

10.

Which of the following counties is in the south west of England?