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*By no means are my answers geologically correct! As long as you complete your homework youshould get full credit for it*1.What is the difference between topography and bathymetry?
2.The last sentence of the 3rd paragraph says “DEMs are like shaded relief maps.” Howuseful is this statement to you?
3.If you have a contour map of a coastline with a 10-foot contour interval, what will thelowest, second lowest, and third lowest contour values be?
4.If someone tells you that the sea level is expected to rise by 10 ft along this coastline, whatuseful thing could you do with your contour map?
5.Look at the bottom part of Figure 6.2 and answer the following questions.a.Assuming there are no waves to avoid, if you walked along the exact coastline (theboundary between water and land), would you go up or down at all?
b.If you walked exactly along the 100-ft contour, would you go up or down at all?

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Term
Spring
Professor
ToshiIkagawa
Tags
Cartography, Topography, prime meridian, Galunggung volcano

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