3 Answered Questions for the topic Compass
Bearings Question (finding distance travelled)
A ship travel on a bearing of 150oT for 25km before changing direction to 050oT and travelling a further 15km. How far south is the ship from it's starting position. (State answer correct to 2... more
Given a segment with endpoints A and B, what figure can you construct using the steps below?
Step 1: Put the compass point on A and draw a long arc. Be sure the opening is greater than 1/2 AB. Step 2: With the compass on the same setting, put the compass point on B and draw another... more
Given a segement with endpoints A and B, what figure can you construct using the steps below?
Step 1: Draw a ray with endpoint C. Step 2: Open the compass to the length of line AB. Step 3: With the same compass setting, put the compass point on point C. Draw an arc that intersects... more