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Expressed as a ratio
Straight line distance , shortest distance between two points.
Grouped or classed data using symbols
wrote a book called design by nature in 1969
Quantitative and Qualitative data
Shape preserved
is a way of specifying positions of geodetic (measured) stations using rectangular coordinates
Individual object of a given geometry
Displayed as equally sized grid cells, block look
grooup of features that are related and have the same geometry
Data that links gis to map feature. Ex states, city census tracks
Geodatabase for one user
Non numerical data
Based on grid distance with use of right angles
Distance from origin
one coordinate
locational data
Uses a 3D shape of the earch to develop its coordinates
Cylindrical setbacks
number that occurs most in data set
A stat describing how far apart or close tog the data values are
The format of what your current project looks like
Small amouts of detail over larger area
the equipotential surface of the earths gravity field which best fits the global mean sea level
Advancement in the 1950s
The origin has shifted
Coordinate system that is dependent on the other
number of data observations divided by the number of classes desired
Divided into classes based on where the biggest breaks in the data lie
figures and symbols the decribe numeric value
data sets that make each interval equal
system of georeferencing exact and precise location of a point
Conformality projection
Equal area projection
Areal relationships maintained
squaring the standard deviation
Variety of features with common use for road maps
correlated with vector data models that spatiall describe geometries
middle of data set
Distance from north of origin
Querying data between multiple layers
Numeric data grouped together in classes and shaded specific colors
Format where GIS design and calculations take place.
Not grouped or classed. symbols size correlated to individual value
Conic description
The newer geodatabase format
Relational database management system containing geographic info. Contairner
Sum of all observations divided by the # of classes
True direction maintained
International plane coord system dev by the US army and divides into 60 zones
Azimuthal projection
frame of reference for measuring locations on the surface of the Earth
4 or more coordinates
Based on individual features, generally precise
The starting point of a datum
Querying data based on a single layer.
A comp-based system for capture, storage and analysis of spatial data
GIS History. Trackin the movement of troops during war
planar description
2 or more coordinates
Larger amount of detail over smaller area
Graphed wells and locations where the people were sick to find source

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