Friday, 9 December 2016

How To Read A Map

Reading maps is easy, once you know what you're doing. I am writing this as a guide on how to read and understand a map.

  • What's a map and why is it useful?
A map is just basically a picture, drawing or diagram showing a location, usually as seen from above. Maps range from very simple (just a few lines or pictures) to very complex (showing many different features of the landscape).