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Match the words in the first column to the best available answer in the second column.


_____ absolute location 1) put on Earth by nature (example: mountains)
_____ relative location 2) the ways a country's people use its resources to meet their needs
_____ regions 3) a small map within a larger map
_____ human features 4) put on Earth by people (example: buildings)
_____ physical features 5) the subject of a map
_____ grid 6) also called a "legend" -- it explains symbols on a map
_____ map title 7) what a place is near
_____ map scale 8) areas whose features make them different from other areas
_____ compass rose 9) the exact place on Earth
_____ map key 10) direction marker with cardinal directions
_____ inset map 11) a pattern of squares with north-south and east-west
_____ economy 12) the distance on the map to the distance in the real world