map reading

map reading

[′map ‚rēd·iŋ]
(mapping)
Interpretation of the symbols, lines, abbreviations, and terms appearing on maps.
(navigation)
The determination of position by identification of landmarks with their representations on a map or chart.

map reading

The determination of position by the identification of landmarks with their representations on a map or a chart.
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It is divided into three major sections: Map reading, map analysis, and map interpretation.
The group of participating students will work towards their Bronze Award over a nine-month period, which will allow them to work on specific skills such as map reading and navigation, test and build their physical ability and show how they can work with the community around them in a positive way.
Participation would involve researchers recording an interview with you at Teesside University during which you will read a short passage and word list, take part in a map reading task, and give your opinions on your town and the accents of the area.
Consider collaborating with the history teacher on a project focusing on primary source materials, map reading, and history.
Tyner, The World of Maps: Map reading and interpretation for the 21st century.
No experience of map reading is necessary and all the family can join in the fun.
The art of map reading Is it worth shelling out for a private mole check for reassurance?
Firstly, participants will get the chance to take part in a workshop on either map reading skills, riding safety or basic bike maintenance.
The training was carried out by 40 Commando Royal Marines with Corporal Evans leading a team of seven marines in instructing the soldiers in infantry skills and map reading.
Thanks to Neville's map reading skills they succeed in being the first people ever to get shipwrecked on an island.
Since joining the Cubs, Daniel's determination has seen him complete a scuba diving course, attend karate lessons, horse ride, learn about the solar system, skate, make bug houses, learn map reading and navigation skills, make a full dinner, learn new home and safety skills, and look after animals.