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Re: Road Scholar B

Post by dxu46 » December 25th, 2018, 12:53 pm

What are three ways you can measure distance on a highway map?

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Re: Road Scholar B

Post by builderguy135 » January 2nd, 2019, 4:35 pm

dxu46 wrote:What are three ways you can measure distance on a highway map?
with a scale, with the number next to the highways, and with a mileage chart ig... is there any other ways?
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Re: Road Scholar B

Post by dxu46 » January 2nd, 2019, 5:18 pm

builderguy135 wrote:
dxu46 wrote:What are three ways you can measure distance on a highway map?
with a scale, with the number next to the highways, and with a mileage chart ig... is there any other ways?
Those were the three ways I was thinking about, your turn!

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Post by builderguy135 » January 2nd, 2019, 5:41 pm

What are the three norths on a topographic map and what do all of them mean, specifically?
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Post by sciolyperson1 » January 2nd, 2019, 8:32 pm

builderguy135 wrote:What are the three norths on a topographic map and what do all of them mean, specifically?
Grid North: Based on the drawing of the map?
Magnetic north: North based on the earth's magnetic field
True north: North based on the earth's axis.
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Re: Road Scholar B

Post by builderguy135 » January 9th, 2019, 5:31 pm

sciolyperson1 wrote:
builderguy135 wrote:What are the three norths on a topographic map and what do all of them mean, specifically?
Grid North: Based on the drawing of the map?
Magnetic north: North based on the earth's magnetic field
True north: North based on the earth's axis.
Correct, next question please.
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Re: Road Scholar B

Post by Oblivion » January 19th, 2019, 4:49 pm

Imma revive this

What does PLSS stand for?

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Re: Road Scholar B

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Oblivion wrote:Imma revive this

What does PLSS stand for?
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Re: Road Scholar B

Post by Oblivion » January 20th, 2019, 1:51 pm

Cool, your turn!

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Re: Road Scholar B

Post by amk578 » January 21st, 2019, 10:04 am

Oblivion wrote:Cool, your turn!
[img]https://ngmdb.usgs.gov/img4/ht_icons/Browse/IN/IN_Bloomington_156263_1910_62500.jpg[/img]
1. Where is this quadrangle located?
2. What is the contour interval?
3. What series is this quadrangle?
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