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May 23rd 2017

Map (disambiguation)
A map is a symbolic visual representation of an area. Map or MAP may also refer to: Mobile Application Part, a mobile phone network protocol Multiple
May 20th 2017

Topographic map
In modern mapping, a topographic map is a type of map characterized by large-scale detail and quantitative representation of relief, usually using contour
Mar 28th 2017

World map
world map is a map of most or all of the surface of the Earth. World maps form a distinctive category of maps due to the problem of projection. Maps by necessity
May 21st 2017

Tube map
Tube map is a schematic transport map of the lines, stations and services of the London Underground, known colloquially as "the Tube", hence the map's name
Apr 22nd 2017

Thematic map
thematic map is a type of map specifically designed to show a particular theme connected with a specific geographic area. A thematic map is a map that
May 14th 2017

South-up map orientation
South-up map orientation is the orientation of a map with south up, or at the top of the map, amounting to a 180-degree rotation of the map from the standard
May 19th 2017

Gough Map
The Gough Map or Bodleian Map is a Late Medieval map of the island of Great Britain. ItsIts precise date of production and authorship are unknown. It is named
Mar 23rd 2017

Madaba Map
Map (also known as the Madaba Mosaic Map) is part of a floor mosaic in the early Byzantine church of Saint George at Madaba, Jordan. The Madaba Map is
May 19th 2017

Map projection
sphere or an ellipsoid into locations on a plane. Maps cannot be created without map projections. All map projections necessarily distort the surface in
May 14th 2017

Waldseemüller map
The Waldseemüller map or Universalis Cosmographia ("Universal Cosmography") is a printed wall map of the world by German cartographer Martin Waldseemüller
May 11th 2017

Road map
A road map or route map is a map that primarily displays roads and transport links rather than natural geographical information. It is a type of navigational
May 23rd 2017

Hénon map
Henon map is a discrete-time dynamical system. It is one of the most studied examples of dynamical systems that exhibit chaotic behavior. The Henon map takes
Nov 7th 2016

Pictorial map
Pictorial maps (also known as illustrated maps, panoramic maps, perspective maps, bird’s-eye view maps, and geopictorial maps) depict a given territory
Apr 4th 2017

T and O map
T A T and O map or O-T or T-O map (orbis terrarum, orb or circle of the lands; with the letter T inside an O), is a type of medieval world map, sometimes
Apr 1st 2016

Image map
For image maps in Wikipedia, see Extension:ImageMap. In HTML and XHTML, an image map is a list of coordinates relating to a specific image, created in
Apr 1st 2017

Mind map
A mind map is a diagram used to visually organize information. A mind map is hierarchical and shows relationships among pieces of the whole. It is often
May 11th 2017

New York City Subway map
The New York City Subway map has undergone several complete revisions over the years, with intervening periods of comparative stability. Since the last
May 12th 2017

MapReduce is a programming model and an associated implementation for processing and generating big data sets with a parallel, distributed algorithm on
May 25th 2017

Treasure map
For the 2007 album by Nan Quan Mama, see Treasure Map. A treasure map is a map that marks the location of buried treasure, a lost mine, a valuable
Apr 21st 2017

OpenStreetMap (OSM) is a collaborative project to create a free editable map of the world. The creation and growth of OSM has been motivated by restrictions
May 25th 2017

Karnaugh map
Karnaugh">The Karnaugh map (KMKM or K-map) is a method of simplifying Boolean algebra expressions. Maurice Karnaugh introduced it in 1953 as a refinement of Edward
May 20th 2017

Horseshoe map
horseshoe map is any member of a class of chaotic maps of the square into itself. It is a core example in the study of dynamical systems. The map was introduced
Aug 10th 2016

Standard map
The standard map (also known as the ChirikovTaylor map or as the Chirikov standard map) is an area-preserving chaotic map from a square with side
Feb 1st 2017

Self-organizing map
A self-organizing map (SOM) or self-organizing feature map (SOFM) is a type of artificial neural network (ANN) that is trained using unsupervised learning
May 10th 2017

Geologic map
A geologic map or geological map is a special-purpose map made to show geological features. Rock units or geologic strata are shown by color or symbols
Apr 12th 2017

Map–territory relation
The map–territory relation describes the relationship between an object and a representation of that object, as in the relation between a geographical
Apr 24th 2017

Map (mathematics)
For other uses, see Map (disambiguation). In mathematics, the term mapping, usually shortened to map, refers to either a function, often with some sort
Nov 2nd 2016

Google Maps
Google-MapsGoogle Maps is a web mapping service developed by Google. It offers satellite imagery, street maps, 360° panoramic views of streets (Street View), real-time
May 25th 2017

Dymaxion map
The Dymaxion map or Fuller map is a projection of a world map onto the surface of an icosahedron, which can be unfolded and flattened to two dimensions
May 8th 2017

Dot distribution map
dot distribution map, or dot density map, is a map type that uses a dot symbol to show the presence of a feature or phenomenon. Dot maps rely on a visual
Feb 3rd 2017

Walter Map
Map Walter Map (Latin: Mappus">Gualterius Mappus; 1140 – c. 1210) was a medieval writer of works written in Latin. Only one work is attributed to Map with any certainty:
Sep 17th 2016

Concept map
A concept map or conceptual diagram is a diagram that depicts suggested relationships between concepts. It is a graphical tool that instructional designers
May 22nd 2017

Web Map Service
A Web Map Service (WMS) is a standard protocol for serving (over the Internet) georeferenced map images which a map server generates using data from a
Apr 26th 2017

Google Map Maker
of good map data, user contributions could be used to increase map quality. Changes to Google Map Maker were intended to appear on Google Maps only after
May 20th 2017

Fra Mauro map
Play media The Fra Mauro map, "considered the greatest memorial of medieval cartography", is a map of the world made around 1450 by the Italian
Feb 16th 2017

Poincaré map
mathematics, particularly in dynamical systems, a first recurrence map or Poincare map, named after Henri Poincare, is the intersection of a periodic orbit
Oct 4th 2016

Topographic Map of Switzerland
The Topographic Map of Switzerland (German: Topographische Karte der Schweiz), also known as the Dufour Map (German: Dufourkarte; French: Carte Dufour)
Aug 20th 2015

Scale (map)
The scale of a map is the ratio of a distance on the map to the corresponding distance on the ground. This simple concept is complicated by the curvature
May 23rd 2017

Transit map
A transit map is a topological map in the form of a schematic diagram used to illustrate the routes and stations within a public transport system—whether
Apr 24th 2017

Ouachita map turtle
The Ouachita map turtle or Sabine map turtle (Graptemys ouachitensis) is a species of turtle endemic to the United States. This species’ carapace features
May 21st 2017

Choropleth map
A choropleth map (from Greek χῶρος ("area/region") + πλῆθος ("multitude")) is a thematic map in which areas are shaded or patterned in proportion to the
May 21st 2017

Abingdon Monks' Map
Abingdon-Monks'-Map">The Abingdon Monks' Map (commonly known as The Monks' Map) is a 16th-century map of the River Thames around the town of Abingdon, Oxfordshire (formerly
Aug 4th 2014

Caverio map
Caverio-Map">The Caverio Map (also known as Caveri-MapCaveri Map or Canerio Map) is a map drawn by Nicolay de Caveri, circa 1506. It is kept at the Bibliotheque Nationale de
Feb 28th 2017

London Underground anagram map
Underground anagram map is a parody map of the London Underground with the station and line names replaced with anagrams. The anagram map was circulated on
May 7th 2017

Sanborn Maps
Sanborn Maps was a creator and publisher of maps of US cities and towns. The Sanborn Maps were originally created for assessing fire insurance liability
Apr 8th 2017

Topological map
Not to be confused with a topographic map. In cartography and geology, a topological map is a type of diagram that has been simplified so that only vital
May 23rd 2017

Early world maps
world maps date to classical antiquity, the oldest examples of the 6th to 5th centuries BCE still based on the flat Earth paradigm. World maps assuming
May 24th 2017

Green Map
Green Maps are locally created environmentally themed maps with a universal symbol set and map-making resources provided by the non-profit Green Map System
Feb 12th 2017

Timeline of world map changes
political or geological events, which would alter the appearance of a world map. Changes usually include (but are not limited to) the alteration of borders
May 24th 2017

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