Troop On-line Activity #35 - Map Part 1
1st Kanata Scout Group - Beaverbrook Troop
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Joke
King: You have offended me and I condemn you to death!
Fool: Death?
King: Yes, but since you have been a good fool, I will let you choose your manner of death.
Fool: In that case, sire, I choose to die of old age.
Be yourself; everyone else is already taken
Maps - Marginal Information
Being able to understand the information on a map is a very useful skill for finding your way around. Maps normally have a fair amount of helpful information around the outside of the map itself.

Below is a review of 8 basic pieces of information you will find around the outside (margin) of most Canadian topographic maps. Read through them and then answer the questions.
1) Name of Map Sheet
Location (square red box) on a typical Canadian topographic map
2) Number of the Map and Index of Adjoining Maps
Location (square red box) on a typical Canadian topographic map
3) Date of Map Data
Location (square red box) on a typical Canadian topographic map
4) Map Scale
Location (square red box) on a typical Canadian topographic map
5) Scale Bars
Location (square red box) on a typical Canadian topographic map
6) Contour Interval
Location (square red box) on a typical Canadian topographic map
7) Declination Diagram
Location (square red box) on a typical Canadian topographic map
8) Conventional Signs (aka Map Legend)
Location (square red box) on a typical Canadian topographic map. Legend is often on the back of the map.
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