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Splitting Spatial Objects

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Lesson Objective: Break a polyline or polygon spatial object into its smaller components.

Estimated Time: ~5 Minutes


  • Discover the different components of line and polygon spatial objects
  • Split lines and polygons into simpler geometries, like points and regions
  • Identify holes in polygons and how to locate them in spatial objects
  • Quiz yourself on what you've learned!

Recommended Follow-Up Training: Creating Spatial Objects, Understanding Spatial Objects