Idaho State Tax Commission

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1.17 Scale

This tutorial explains what a scale represents and illustrates how to set a map scale and how to make a layer visible only at predetermined scales. This subtopic also explains the difference between precision and accuracy.


1. Scale Tutorial and Data for the Tutorial

2: Video: Setting the Scale and Scale Ranges for a Map

Last updated Dec. 14, 2016. Resources updated regularly.

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