The Compass Rose and Cardinal Directions

The Compass Rose and Cardinal Directions

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One of the most recognizable map symbols, the compass rose, is also the most useful. It shows the cardinal directions, and, when used with a compass, it can help hikers and orienteers reach their destination. Readers are introduced to the compass rose and the cardinal and intermediate directions it displays. Detailed examples lead readers through using a compass rose on a map. Full-color images accompany important map skills, engaging readers with content consistent with the social studies curriculum.
Publisher: New York :, Gareth Stevens Publishing,, 2015
Edition: First edition
Copyright Date: ©2015
ISBN: 9781482410839
Branch Call Number: J 912.01 McAn
Characteristics: 24 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 23 cm
Audience: "Levels: GR: L; DRA: 24"--P. [4] of cover


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