Vector Data Model Fall 2007
Data Model
An abstraction of the real world Incorporates relevant properties to specific application Defines objects/entities and relationships
Vector Data Model
Abstraction of of real world represented by coordinates Fe

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Lim to infiniti 2-x+x^2/ 3x^2+7-x = 1/3 Lim to neg inf 3x^3+x-7/ x^4-1 = 0 Lim to infiniti x^3-x+1/ x^2+1 = infiniti Lim to inifiniti (1/x cos x) = 0 Prove that tanx = x has a solution on {pi/4, 3pi/4} using the IVT Tanx=x Tanx-x=0 F

CAE112 TU Spring 2008 Instructor: Maria Luisa E Villanueva Office Hours: TR 5:00 7:20 pm Office Location: Cox Science Building Room 180 Tel: (305) 284-2180 (305) 421-4012 Email: mvillanueva@rsmas.miami.edu Class Materials: UM Blackboard Course Desc

Spring 2008 HW1 1 Download the County Boundaries with Shorelines (cntshr) and Florida State Parks (stpark_jul06) from www.fgdl.org. Unzipped the files into your directory. 2 Start ArcMap and add the two files. Rename cntshr to Florida County Shorelin

Spring 2008 Exercise 2 Map Projection Purpose of the Exercise: 1. To understand the concept of map projection though hands on mapping and analysis. 2. To learn how to use ArcToolbox, an ARcGIS module. Description of the exercise: In this exercise, yo

Introduction to Marine GIS Spring 2008
Geographic Information Systems is a computer system for capturing storing
querying analyzing displaying
(data input) (data management)
(data exploration) (data analysis) (data display)
of geographically refer

Attribute Data and Attribute Data Tables
GIS Spatial Data
(geometry of map features)
Attribute Data
characteristics of the map features)
2 Types of Data Model
1. Georelational data model -stores spatial and attribute data separately
- a unique fe

Spring 2008 Exercise 1: Goals of the Exercise: 1 To familiarize the students with ARCGIS desktop software 2 To guide students on where to find GIS digital data and how to download them 3 To learn how to create a layout in ArcMap In this exercise, you

Map projections
*portray the curved surface of the Earth on a flat surface* mathematical transformation that take spherical coordinates (latitude and longitude) and transform them to an XY (planar) coordinate system.
Things to remember about map pro

Exercise 3 Tracking Hurricane Dean Vector Data Model Georelational Database Purpose of the exercise: 1. To understand the concept of basic units of vector data models. 2. To learn how to use georelational database using a simple data model. 3. To lea

Wikis 2/8/08 Challenges Wikis conflict with traditional assumptions about authorship and intellectual property. Before only experts were trusted with news. Now that isn't the case. This is called transparency being able to see through something, eve

Professor Van Vliet August 23, 2007 1)Conversions 2) Vectors 3)Units 327 inches^3 = 327 inches^3 *(2.54)cubed/1 inch cubed*1 liter/1000 cm^3 327*(2.54)^3/1000 LITER = 5.36 LITERS b) u century = 10^-6century * 100y/century* 365.25 days/1 y * 24 hr/1 d