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Re: Road Scholar B

Postby Anapolis » March 8th, 2018, 6:42 pm

1. If a highway is numbered 28 which compass directions is it running?
2.What is a spur route?
3. What is the azimuth equivalent to the bearing S48°W?
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Re: Road Scholar B

Postby dxu46 » March 8th, 2018, 6:44 pm

1. If a highway is numbered 28 which compass directions is it running?
2.What is a spur route?
3. What is the azimuth equivalent to the bearing S48°W?
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1. E-W 2. A small route branching off of a larger/more important route. 3. 228 degrees

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Re: Road Scholar B

Postby Anapolis » March 8th, 2018, 6:49 pm

1. If a highway is numbered 28 which compass directions is it running?
2.What is a spur route?
3. What is the azimuth equivalent to the bearing S48°W?
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1. E-W 2. A small route branching off of a larger/more important route. 3. 228 degrees
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Re: Road Scholar B

Postby hippo9 » March 12th, 2018, 9:49 am

1. What are neat lines?
2. Which way do the contour line "Vs" face on a river? (Upstream or Downstream)
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Re: Road Scholar B

Postby Tailsfan101 » March 12th, 2018, 10:53 am

1. What are neat lines?
2. Which way do the contour line "Vs" face on a river? (Upstream or Downstream)
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1. The border lines along the edges of a map 2. Upstream
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Re: Road Scholar B

Postby hippo9 » March 12th, 2018, 10:57 am

1. What are neat lines?
2. Which way do the contour line "Vs" face on a river? (Upstream or Downstream)
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1. The border lines along the edges of a map 2. Upstream
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Re: Road Scholar B

Postby Tailsfan101 » March 12th, 2018, 11:58 am

List how the following would appear on a map:
a. Primary Highway
b. Secondary Highway
c. Unpaved road
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Re: Road Scholar B

Postby Anapolis » March 12th, 2018, 12:10 pm

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(im assuming topo lol) 1. Red 2. Red and white stripes 3.(unimproved?) dashed lines
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Re: Road Scholar B

Postby Tailsfan101 » March 12th, 2018, 12:10 pm

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(im assuming topo lol) 1. Red 2. Red and white stripes 3.(unimproved?) dashed lines
Looks good to me, your turn.
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Re: Road Scholar B

Postby hippo9 » March 12th, 2018, 12:16 pm

List how the following would appear on a map:
a. Primary Highway
b. Secondary Highway
c. Unpaved road
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a. solid line b. alternating colors, similar to the bar scale at the bottom of a topo map c. 2 lines, both dashed
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Re: Road Scholar B

Postby Anapolis » March 12th, 2018, 12:18 pm

If the magnetic declination is 1.2 degrees west and the magnetic bearing is 38. What is the map bearing?
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Re: Road Scholar B

Postby Anomaly » March 12th, 2018, 12:23 pm

If the magnetic declination is 1.2 degrees west and the magnetic bearing is 38. What is the map bearing?
Correct me if I’m wrong, but don’t we need the cardinal directions with the bearing in order to calculate it (and you need the cardinal directions for it to be a bearing period, otherwise it’s an azimuth)
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Re: Road Scholar B

Postby Anapolis » March 12th, 2018, 12:26 pm

If the magnetic declination is 1.2 degrees west and the magnetic bearing is 38. What is the map bearing?
Correct me if I’m wrong, but don’t we need the cardinal directions with the bearing in order to calculate it (and you need the cardinal directions for it to be a bearing period, otherwise it’s an azimuth)
my bad how about N38E
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Re: Road Scholar B

Postby hippo9 » March 12th, 2018, 12:30 pm

If the magnetic declination is 1.2 degrees west and the magnetic bearing is 38. What is the map bearing?
Correct me if I’m wrong, but don’t we need the cardinal directions with the bearing in order to calculate it (and you need the cardinal directions for it to be a bearing period, otherwise it’s an azimuth)
my bad how about N38E
Sorry, I'm apparently oblivious, but what is magnetic bearing, because when I google it I just come up with magnetic ball bearings. Or did you just mean bearing?
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Magnetic_bearing
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Re: Road Scholar B

Postby Anapolis » March 12th, 2018, 12:38 pm


Correct me if I’m wrong, but don’t we need the cardinal directions with the bearing in order to calculate it (and you need the cardinal directions for it to be a bearing period, otherwise it’s an azimuth)
my bad how about N38E
Sorry, I'm apparently oblivious, but what is magnetic bearing, because when I google it I just come up with magnetic ball bearings.
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Magnetic_bearing
try searching up map magnetic bearing
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