The part of a map which explains its symbols are called
The legend is the part of the map which explains the meaning of each symbol used.
the key or the legend.
The part of the map that explains the symbols used thereon is called the "legend
The part of the map that explains the symbols used thereon is called the "legend".
The symbols and their meanings are printed in a small area of the map known as the Legend.
The part of the map that explains what the map's symbols mean is called the legend. Besides notating what symbols are included in the map, a map legend also has a device made for measuring distance that shows how many miles to an inch or more.
Look for the box with the word key or legend
The key of the map explains all the symbols used on the map.
The title of a map indicates the subject, and it is found in the legend which also explains all of the map symbols.
The part of a map that contains the information that explains what the map's symbols mean is called either the legend, key, or origin.
It is a printed list of symbols and their names, and other information used in the map. It is known as the map's legend.
The map's legend, generally in one of the corners, explains what all the symbols mean.
The key on a map explains what the symbols and images on the map mean.
Legend. A legend lists and explains the symbols and colors used on a map
It 'decodes' the symbols used on the map, and explains the scale of the map.
That's usually called a map key or a map legend
It is called a legend.
A map should have a key or legend that explains the scale and the symbols.
The key explains what the map's symbols mean.
The part of the map that tells what the symbols mean is called the Key.
The small shape, usually a box, that explains what different symbols on the rest of the map mean.
The map key gives one information about the symbols on a map.
The legend tells you everything you need to know for that map.
A map key, also sometimes called a map legend, is the section on a map that explains what the symbols used on the map mean, or represent.
A map's legend explains what the symbols on the map mean, so it tells you how to read the map.
Most maps contain a helpful feature, usually at the bottom, called a legend. The legend explains the symbols used on that particular map.
The terms map key and map legend are interchangeable. They describe the section of a map that explains scale and an symbols that appear on the map.
The key tells u wat the symbols mean on a map
the key or legend, that is the technical term, tells you what each symbol on the map represents. the symbols can mean different things so check the key or legend for help knowing what the symbols mean.
Map legend or map key
The legend is always the most important part of a map (to me). It explains what all the symbols mean, the year it was made and what scale it is made in. It can also tell you what map is to the east, west, north and south of that portion of the Earth's surface.
It is called the legend.
This part of a map is called the legend
The part of a map that has information describing symbold used in the map is called a legend.
The map legend or the key
A map key is a list of words or phrases or colors -- usually within a box in the corner of the map -- that usually explains the symbols that that are found on the map itself. Also referred to as a "legend."
A star on a map usually indicates a capital of a state, although the meaning can vary with different map makers. You should look for the key on the map that explains the symbols to be sure.
I think that it is the Key.
The "Key" or "Legend".
The part of the map that tells what the colors and symbols mean is called the legend (or sometimes the key).
A key explains the symbols on the map and tell you what they represent, such as YHA meaning a Youth Hostel, PH meaning a Public House or a + representing a chapel.
its called a key or a legend
In the key, Honey bunch. Love, your friend!
The aleant ocean is the world that is the symbols
the key of the map. Or the map key. they are the same thing
'Key' contains the information of what symbols mean on map.
It is called either the Key, or the Legend.
That would be called the "Legend"
A map's legend explains what each symbol or line means.
It is generally the key, which is located in one of the corners of the map