NCERT Solutions for Class 6 Chapter 4 Maps

A Map is a symbolic depiction emphasizing relationships between elements of some space, such as objects, regions, or themes. Many Maps are static, fixed to paper or some other durable medium, while others are dynamic or interactive. A Map is used to predict and figure out where things are located. It helps us to understand the complications of our large-sized Earth in an easy way. In this chapter, you will get to learn about three types of Maps such as Physical Maps, Political Maps and Thematic Maps. Three components of Maps are – distance, symbol and direction.