What is a Mapsheet?

A mapsheet is a geographic unit or identifiable spatial area for which one or more data themes are available. Mapsheets are grouped into a spatial series. For example, there are more than 900 7.5 minute quadrangles that include the 62 New York counties as a whole.

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1. What is GIS?
2. What is the purpose of GIS?
3. Where does the information come from?
4. What is Map Scale?
5. What is a Projection?
6. What is an Orthoimage?
7. What is an Attribute Table?
8. What are some of the common data formats?
9. What is Vector Data?
10. What is Raster Data?
11. What is a Mapsheet?
12. What is a GPS?
13. What is Metadata?