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A. Showing the oceans clearly.
B. Seeing the true size and shape of the continents, because it is not distorted.
C. Showing the distances between the continents.
D. Seeing Antarctica.

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Asked by Ms.sutherland, Last updated: Feb 17, 2020

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John Adney

John Adney

Answered Sep 20, 2017

But it is distorted look at it your self ok

 

ms.sutherland

Ms.sutherland

Answered Sep 20, 2017

Seeing the true size and shape of the continents, because it is not distorted.

This map is not distorted - it is INTERRUPTED. That makes it bad for looking at oceans, distances, and Antarctica, but it shows the continents shapes and sizes well.
 

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