Multiple Choice (50 points)
Each question in this section is worth one point. Make sure to take your time and read each question carefully, then pick the best answer among the available options.
Once you make a decision, distinguish the answer you selected by using bold font.
Short Essay (20 points)
Write a 250-500 word response for each prompt below. If you use sources outside of the lecture slides and class discussions, you must cite those sources in text as well as in full at the end of the essay (APA Citation Style).
Essays should include an introduction with a thesis statement, conclusion, and paragraphs supporting your central argument/contention in between.
Map Creation (30 points)
The objective of this section is to demonstrate an understanding of the cartographic process by creating a digital map from start to finish. You are allowed to use whichever tools or software you prefer to create the map and/or data. A few caveats:
(3) You must change the default style (e.g. basemap, feature color) settings.
(4) You are not allowed to use the integrated datasets within CARTO, if you use CARTO.
If you decide to create a standard digital map, include it as a separate attachment. If you create a webmap, include a link to your map below, immediately before the written response.
The written response should be approximately 500 words in length and address the following: