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Unformatted text preview: or less important than another 10. Ordinal Attributes: Items on an ordinal scale are set into some kind of order by their position on the scale. This may indicate some type of rank or show sequence. 11. Reclassification: Used to re-assign values to a single attribute or range of attributes-is used to simplify rasters- often used to simplify data 12. Attributes of a program that has a start and an end and repeats = cycle 13. Spatial Analysis: the process of transforming and manipulating data to add value and support decisions- Static- Search for patterns 14. Inductive Reasoning – Examine empirical evidence in the search for patterns to support new theories, starting with data 15. Deductive – Test known theories or principles against newly acquired data 16. Spacial Modeling - Dynamic- Implementing ideas and hypotheses- Experimenting with options and scenarios 17. Spacial Analysis – - Static- Search for patterns...
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This note was uploaded on 02/23/2011 for the course GEOL 170 taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '11 term at Maryland.
- Spring '11