Basic Quality Assurance and Quality Control (QAQC)

Table of Contents

  1. Basic Quality Assurance and Quality Control (QAQC)
  2. Setting up Your Workspace
  3. Download Data from the United States Census Bureau
  4. Skill Drill: Download Census Data
  5. Adding County Data to ArcMap
  6. Skill Drill: Adding Data to ArcMap
  7. Documenting the Quality of the Metadata
  8. Skill Drill: Document the Metadata Quality
  9. Precision vs Accuracy
  10. Compressing the Project Folder as a 7z File

Skill Drill: Adding Data to ArcMap

Using what you learned in the previous step, add the shapefiles for county 5m and county 20m to the map document. When done, you should have three map layers in the Table of Contents.

An image of all county levels added
The three versions of the U.S. counties shapefile are added to the map document. Click to view the image in a larger size.