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6.Double click the icon for placemark I on the sidebar.a.Describe the topographic feature at placemark I, and describe the appearance of the contour lines onthis feature.
b.How is the appearance of the contour lines on this ridge similar to the appearance of contour lines in avalley?
c.What is the important difference in the appearance of the contour lines on a ridge?
7.Double click the icon for placemark J on the sidebar.a.Describe the landform at placemark J.
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b.Describe the appearance of the contours at placemark J.
c.Notice the X drawn on the map at the very top of The Battleship. How closely does the labeledeleva- tion of 5850 ft match the elevation in the Status Bar at the bottom of the display?
7Encounter Earth: Interactive Geoscience Explorations6Exploration 2: Interpreting Topographic Maps
7Encounter Earth: Interactive Geoscience Explorations7Exploration 2: Interpreting Topographic Maps8.Double click the “?” icon in the sidebar to re-center your view, and then zoom into the SE corner of themap at an eye elevation of about 13,500 ft.a.Find the “BMx6973” just east of theVisitorCenter (at latitude 36° 3.380' N, longitude 112°7.239' W).The “x” marks a benchmark, a refer-ence point of known elevation and locationmarked with a bronze disk permanently mount-ed in the ground there. A typical benchmark isshown in Figure 2.1.Scan the map for another benchmark, and reportthe elevation and location of it here:Elevation = 3849Location = latitude 36 degrees Nlongitude 112 degrees WFigure 2.1
9.Double click the “?” icon in the sidebar to re-center your view. Use the opacity slider to quickly changethe map back and forth from opaque to transparent.a.Which was updated more recently, the map or the satellite imagery, and how do you know that?
b.Describe the changes in the land use at Grand Canyon for the period of time between when the mapwas made and when the satellite imagery was made.
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