Reading Topographic Maps

Create New Preset  How do Presets Work?

Cancel

DESCRIPTION

Understand how topographic maps work by creating a three-dimensional landscape and observing the corresponding contour lines. See how mountains, depressions, valleys and cliffs are represented on topographic maps. Fill in the landscape with water to demonstrate that contours are lines of constant elevation.

  Full Lesson Info

LESSON MATERIALS

ASSESSMENT QUESTIONS:

To view assessment questions, login or get a free account.