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The scale of a map is defined as the ratio of a distance on the map to the corresponding distance on the ground. Map scales may be expressed in words (a lexical scale), as a ratio, or as a fraction.
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User: A drawing of the earth onto a two-dimensional surface is called a(n) _____.

User: flat map

Weegy: The scale of a map is defined as the ratio of a distance on the map to the corresponding distance on the ground. Map scales may be expressed in words (a lexical scale), as a ratio, or as a fraction.
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User: distortion

Weegy: Distortion (or warping) is the alteration of the original shape (or other characteristic) of something, such as an object, image, sound or waveform. Distortion is usually unwanted, and often efforts are to lessen it. [ In some fields, however, distortion may be desirable; such is the case with electric guitar distortion. ]
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