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Fundamentals of Physical Geography

2nd Edition
James Petersen
ISBN: 9781133606536

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Fundamentals of Physical Geography

2nd Edition
James Petersen
ISBN: 9781133606536
Textbook Problem

What advantages do computers offer to the map-making process?

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The advantages that computers offer to the map-making process.

Explanation

Computers and mapping projects are faster, efficient, and less expensive than the hand-drawn cartographic techniques. The digital database can store spatial data representing elevations, depths, temperatures, or populations that can be accessed and displayed on a map.

It includes information about the coastlines, political boundaries, city locations, river systems, map projections, and coordinate systems. Here, they can be easily edited for any changes because they are not manually redrawn...

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