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16.2: Activity 16A - Navigating the Azimuth and Quadrant Systems

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  • 1. The figure below shows the relationship between azimuth and compass quadrant bearings. In the table you will find strike measurements recorded using both systems. In the blank boxes determine the correct measurement to properly navigate between the two systems.

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    Figure 16.12: Figure for Question 1, Activity 16A.

    Table 16.4: Table for Question 1, Activity 16A.

    Quadrant

    Due North

    N20W

    S52W

    Due East

    N88E

    Azimuth

    110°

    270°

    77°

    305°

    180°

    Attributions

    • Figure 16.12: “Navigating Compass Bearings” (CC-BY; Chloe Branciforte, own work)
    • Table 16.4: “Navigating the Compass Systems” (CC-BY; Chloe Branciforte, own work)
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