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Visualizing Topography
Visualizing Topography is an instructional tour illustrating visualizing topography in 3D. The exercise contains Quick Time movies and questions that help students visualize two-dimensional topography in three dimensions. The web site developed by Steven Reynolds at Arizona State University is an exercise illustrating visualizing topography.
Intended for grade levels:
  • High (9-12)
  • College (13-14)
  • College (15-16)
Type of resource:
  • For the classroom:
    • Computer activity
  • Visual:
    • Map
    • Visualization - scientific
  • Geographical Sciences:
    • Physical geography
Technical requirements:
QuickTime plug-in
Cost / Copyright:
No cost
Copyright 2001 by Stephen J Reynolds, Julia K Johnson, Carla McAulliff, and Michael Piburn
DLESE Catalog ID: SERC-STARTINGPOINT-000-000-000-163
Resource contact / Creator / Publisher:
Author: Steven Reynolds
Arizona State University