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Unformatted text preview: Distances: “1:24,000,” means that any measurement of the map will represent 24,000 of same measurements on the ground -Enlarging or reducing a map changes the RF scale from the original The RF of a Map of Unknown Scale 1/RFD = MD/GD RFD: denominator of RF MD: map distance GD: true ground distance the map represents *63,360 inches = 1 mile Stated Scale: 1:24,000 Bar Scale:...
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This document was uploaded on 10/27/2011 for the course GEO 121 at Miami University.
- Fall '08