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map design

[′map di‚zīn]
(mapping)
The systematic process of arranging and assigning meaning to elements on a map for the purpose of communicating geographic knowledge in a pleasing format.
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The first is the Test Item Design Tool, which allows teachers to design test item for evaluating students' statuses, and the second is the Learning Map Design Tool, which provides an intuitive interface for teachers to organize their teaching courses and test items.
FACTORS INFLUENCING MAP CREATION Three factors influenced how students created the concept maps: personal preference, concept structure, and concept map design.
The first chapter points out map design essentials and what works and what doesn't so that we can better understand the art of making good maps.
Signals is a porcelain design depicting actual landmark lighthouses and features a dinner plate accented with a map design.
Harvey introduces the three generic options for recording the locations and characteristics of things and events, the principles of remote sensing, map design elements, and geostatistical methods.
Each institution opted for different approaches to the college map; however both used a unique combination of tools for an advanced interactive map design.
While Minard and his work is a major focus, the true nature of this book is an instructional analysis and appraisal of effective map design.
She walks students through map design, the geographic and cartographic framework, symbolization, non-traditional mapping, and the critique of maps.
The colourful map design will feature animals, national costumes and symbols which reflect the many different cultures of the families using the service.
A STATE ATLAS published by the University of Oregon last fall has topped sales projections and recently won a national map design award.
Their web site offers the Classroom Atlas of the USA eBook, a digital learning tool that recently received an Honorable Mention at the 35th ACSM-CaGIS Annual Map Design Competition.
Zabludowska in the field of road, exits, walkways, elevated crossings, storm water drainage and the construction and reconstruction of conflicting technical infrastructure, construction map design division of plots,3) Fragment street 2KD-D from the street.