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Take Home Exercise #9

DUE WEDNESDAY APRIL 2nd, 2014

ArcGIS Spatial Analyst Toolbox

Complete the following and submit electronically.   Note:  It is highly
recommended that you first type your answers in a word document and save it.  Then,
copy and paste your answers from the word document into this form and click "submit"
at the bottom of the page.

LAST NAME: 
FIRST NAME: 

All three handouts that accompany this assignment are combined into the downloadable PDF file
that is available at the following link:

Three Handouts (in one) for THX9  (Note: The hyperlinks contained within this pdf document are not clickable)

1.  Read the "Operators and Functions of Spatial Analyst" handout.
Then, summarize the following:

Local Functions

Focal Functions

Zonal Functions

Global Functions

Application Functions

 

2.  Read the "Understanding Analysis in Spatial Analyst" handout.  Then, answer the following:

In order to calculate an output value for your specified location (cell) using any Spatial Analyst
operation or function, what three things do you need to know?

        a.

        b.

        c.

 

3.  Read the "An Overview of the Spatial Analyst Toolbox" handout.  Then,
complete the following:

What main GIS data type provides the most comprehensive modeling environment
for spatial analysis? 

What is known as the "locational perspective"?

 

Name and briefly describe three Spatial Analyst Toolsets:

 

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