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political mapclick to hear

Type of map representing various countries and their territorial or administrative units.
political map province city capital state country international boundary internal boundary

province click to hear

Territorial division run by a government elected by the population (in Canada) or appointed by a central authority (China).

city click to hear

Major urban center, characterized by a concentrated settlement whose activities revolve around industry, commerce, services and administration.

capital click to hear

City where the government is located.

state click to hear

Each of the territories constituting a federation; the United States is divided into 50 states.

country click to hear

Territory inhabited by a citizenry and administered by a government; its borders are clearly established.

international boundary click to hear

Boundary marking a country’s territorial limits.

internal boundary click to hear

Boundary marking the territorial limits of a province or state within a federated state.