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What is a flat map called that represents a portion of the round earth?

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That would be an Atlas.
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Goode homolosine projection uses four distinct
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thats why we have globes :D.
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View the paper as two halves. Draw one side of the earth on one half of the paper, and draw the other side of the earth on the other half :)
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