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FORM I FORM II FORM III FORM IV QUIZ

10.00 MAP WORK

10.10 Specific Objectives

By the end of the topic, the learner should be able to:

a) distinguish between direction and bearing

b) identify traditional and modern methods of locating places and features

c) locate places and features on maps using various methods

d) describe the different methods of representing relief on topographical maps.

10.20 Content

10.21 Direction and bearing:

a) Distinction between direction and bearing

b) Traditional and modern methods of showing direction

c) Calculation of bearing

10.22 Location of places using:

a) Direction, bearing and distance

b) Place names

c) Latitudes and longitudes

d) Grid reference system

10.23 Methods of representing relief on topographical maps.