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Iran Map Overlays in Keynote and Powerpoint

By Martin W. Lewis | September 13, 2013 | 4 Comments

Dear Readers,
You can now download the maps of Iran discussed in the post of September 11 here. They are available in both Keynote and Powerpoint formats.
Additional map overlays of other places will be periodically added in the coming weeks.
 

Simple Map Overlays of Iran Using Presentation Software

By Martin W. Lewis | September 11, 2013 |

Yesterday’s geo-quiz was answered correctly by several readers very quickly: the cities indicated are indeed found in Iran. The point of this exercise, however, was not so much to test knowledge but rather to introduce a simple manner of making and using map overlays, appropriate for elementary and secondary schools across the world. Sophisticated and georectified GIS (Geographical Information Systems) …

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