Transferring locations from Earths surface to a flat map is called projection. What types of distortion can occur in this transference??

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     The relative size of different areas may be altered.
      The shape of an area can be distorted.
      The distance between two points may be incorrect.
      The direction from one place to another can be distorted.
      All of the above are true.
asked Oct 2, 2012 in Geography by anonymous

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All of the above are true.
answered Oct 5, 2012 by Geodude ~Top Expert~ (9,680 points)