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.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

map reading

The determination of position by the identification of landmarks with their representations on a map or a chart.
An Illustrated Dictionary of Aviation Copyright © 2005 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. All rights reserved
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You and I need to develop the ability and comprehension of map reading. Understanding where we are, going through each place on our own, through the process of discovery.
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.
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No experience of map reading is necessary and all the family can join in the fun.
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He said the students would study ethics, basics of transportation, map reading and effective communication with passengers.