Cartography and Digital Mapping

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1. Conceptual point data

  • size of areas of point symbol
  • collected over areas but conceived as of being located at points for purposes of symbolization
  • Area of point symbols
  • Data measured at point locations e.g. temp @ weather stations
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2. Dot map

  • Small symbol of uniform size are used to emphasize spatial patterns of phenomenon
  • pereptual scaling
  • Larger symbols over estimated

3. Distance cartogram

  • Real world distances distorted to reflect an attribute
  • Scale administative units as a function of the value of an attribute

4. Georeferencing is'

  • Correcting spatial data
  • Correcting remote sensing images of moving geometric distortion by motion of sensors or earth
  • Correcting attribute data
  • Tabular and/textual data describing characteristics of map feature

5. Chloropleth maps

  • Data collection, where the units are shaded in proportional to data values associated
  • Data collection, where the turtles are shaded in proportional to data values associated
  • Data collection, where the colours are shaded in proportional to data values associated
  • Data collection, where the sandwhiches are shaded in proportional to data values associated

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