differentiate between physical map and thematic map

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Difference between Physical and thematic map
  • Physical map-These are maps which show the natural features on earth surface ,like mountains,plateaus,plains,rivers and so on.
  • Thematic maps-Maps can also show types of soils,forest areas,the distribution of minerals and industries,and so in an area.Such maps which are based on theme or a topic,are called thematic maps.
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