Manufacturing Definition for Kids


What does the word manufacture mean? In this video we break the word down into smaller manageable sections that focuses on  the first three letters, “MAN,” as in man-made items.

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When looking up the word cartograph in a dictionary you will find it means a map or chart.

So, essentially a cartograph is a map

The etymology, the origin, or how the word was created comes from ancient Greek

The Carto part of the word comes from this


Which I can’t read — but my research shows it’s pronounced like “khártēs”

Compass Rose

Cartographers put a compass rose on a map so that you can see where things are located in relation to another.

A compass rose can be a simple 4 Point with just the 4 cardinal directions that we learned in the previous video: North, South, East, and West.