# CHAPTER: 22

BEARING

BEARING

Example 1 State the bearing of B from A and the bearing of A from B a.) b.) c.)

Answer : a.) Bearing of B from A = 0750 Bearing of A from B = 1800 + 750 = 2550 b.) Bearing of B from A c.) Bearing of B from A = 900 +17.50 = 107.50 = 3600 – 1250 = 2350 Bearing of A from B Bearing of A from B = 1800 + 107.50 = 287.50 = 1800 - 1250 = 0550

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Exercises State the bearing of B from A and the bearing of A from B a.) b.) c.)

Solve Problems Involving Three Points On A Horizontal Plane Example 2 a.) P lies to the north of Q Bearing R from Q ∠ PQR = 1800 – 700 - 600 = 500 Bearing R from Q = 0500 b.) C is due south of A Bearing B from C ∠ ACB = 1800 – 400 - 350 = 1050 Bearing of B from C = 3600 - 1050 = 2550

c.)

Z is due south of X Bearing Y from Z ∠ XZY = 1800 – 400 - 800 = 600 Bearing of Y from Z = 3600 - 600 = 3000

Exercises a.) X is due north of Y Bearing Z from Y b.) R is due south of P Bearing Q from R

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c.)

P is due north of R Bearing Q from R

Example 3 P, Q and R are three points on level ground. Find each of the following a.) Bearing of Q from P b.) Bearing of P from Q c.) Bearing of R from P d.) Bearing of R from Q

Answer : a.) Bearing of Q from P = 1320 + 1000 = 2320 b.) Bearing of P from Q = 2320`- 1800 = 0520 Example 4 The baring of D from E is 2000. Find the following. a.) Bearing of E from D b.) Bearing of F from E c.) Bearing of D from F d.) Bearing of F from D c.) Bearing of R from P = 1320 d.) Bearing of R from Q = 520 + (1800 – 1000 -370) = 0950

Answer : a.) Bearing of E from D = 2000 - 1800 = 0200 b.) Bearing of F from E = 2000 + 500 = 2500 c.) Bearing of D from F = 700`+ 400 = 1100 d.) Bearing of F from D = 1800 + 1100 = 2900

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Exercises 1. 2.

G, H and I are three points on level ground. Find each of the following a.) Bearing of H from G b.) Bearing of G from H c.) Bearing of I from G d.) Bearing of G from I

D, E and F are three points on level ground. Find each of the following a.) Bearing of F from D b.) Bearing of E from D c.) Bearing of E from F d.) Bearing of D from F

3. The baring of B from C is 0500. Find the following. a.) Bearing of A from C b.) Bearing of C from A c.) Bearing of C from B d.) Bearing of B from A

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Questions Base On Examination Format 1) North North N M 4)

C. D.

280° 300° North

North M 115°

68° M

55° N

K

In the diagram, find the bearing of M from N. A. B. C. D. 068° 136° 248° 280°

In the diagram, points K, M and N are on level ground. Find the bearing of K from N. A. B. C. D. 5) P 80° R 010° 040° 060° 065° North

**2) In the diagram, D is due north of E and F is
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due south-east of E.

D Q

48°

The bearing of R from P is E The bearing of F from EF is A. B. C. D. 045° 090° 135° 180° A. B. C. D. 038° 047° 052° 125°

**3) In the diagram, points P, Q and R are on
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horizontal ground. The bearing of R from P is North 110° P P R P

6)

North A 140° C 60° 40° B C The bearing of B from C is C

Q

A. B.

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110° 250°

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A. B. C. D.

120° 160° 260° 270°

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R P P Q P

Nort h

C. D.

298° 302°

10)

Points K, L and M are on the horizontal plane. L is due east of K. The bearing of M from K is 070° and bearing of L from M is 140°. Find ∠ KML. A. B. C. D. 110° 120° 130° 140°

In the diagram, points P, Q and R are on the horizontal ground. R is due north of P. The bearing of Q from R is 148°. The bearing of P from Q is A. B. C. D. 8) R P 032° 116° 148° 212° T North R P 11)

H 28° F H 120°

S Q P In the diagram, T is due north of S. The bearing of T from R is 025° and bearing R from S is 250°. The bearing of S from R is A. B. C. D. 060° 065° 070° 075° 12)

G H In the diagram, G is due east of F. The bearing of H from G is A. B. C. D. 202° 212° 302° 312° Y Z 40° X In the diagram, poits X, Y and Z are on the horizontal plane. Y is due north of X and the bearing of Y from Z is 062°.

9) North P

M

56°

N 13)

A. B. C. D.

078° 242° 282° 294° R

In the diagram above, points M, N and P are on the horizontal level. The bearing of P from M is 062°. Bearing M and N is A. B.

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50° Q

152° 208°

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In the diagram, P, Q and R are on the horizontal ground. Given that the bearing of point R from point Q is 030° and the bearing of point P from Q is 300°. Find the bearing of point P from R. A. B. C. D. 14) P 82° Q R In the diagram, Q is due east of R and the bearing of P from R is 030°. The bearing of P from Q is A. B. C. D. 15) Q 128° 218° 308° 318° P R 040° 220° 240° 250°

C. D. 17)

240° 260° North 85° E G E F

In the diagram, E, F and G are on the level ground. EFG is an isosceles. Find the bearing of G from F. A. B. C. D. 18) North 015° 105° 205° 255°

R

P 250° Q

In the diagram, R is due east of P and Q is due south of P. The bearing of R from Q is 080°. The bearing of Q from R is A. B. C. D. 16) M 20° 010° 090° 100° 260° 19) N M 60°

In the diagram, P, Q and R are on the horizontal ground. PQ = QR . The bearing of R from P is 250° and the bearing of Q from P is 160°. Find the bearing of Q from R. A. B. C. D. 045° 070° 115° 330°

North G F G H G E G

**L M In the diagram, L is due south of N. The bearing of M from L is A. B.
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080° 100°

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In the diagram, E, F, G and H are on the horizontal ground. EFG is a straight line and HE = HF = FG. Find the bearing of H from G.

A. B. C. D. 20)

022.5° 045° 135° 202.5°

North

F E

The point P is due north of the point Q. The bearing of the point Q from the point R is A. 060o B. 120o C. 240o D. 300o Nov 2004, Q18

**3. Points P, Q and R lie on a horizontal plane. P
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E G E In the diagram above, P, E, F and G are on the horizontal plane. E is due north of P and the bearing of G from P is 134°. Find the bearing of P from G. A. B. C. D. 046° 104° 224° 314° Past Year SPM Questions. Nov 2003, Q14 B. is due south of Q. The bearing of R from Q is 150° and the bearing of P from R is 300°. Which of the following diagrams shows the position of P, Q and R? North Q R P North P R 50° Q Nov 2005, Q16 20° F In the diagram, E lies to the north of G. The bearing of G from F is A. B. C. D. 110° 250° 290° 310° July 2004, Q18 D. C. North Q P R North P Q R

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E

G

4. North

North

145° Q

P

**2. Diagram 11 shows three points P, Q and R
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which forms an equilateral triangle on a horizontal plane. 035° 055° 125° 215°

In the above diagram shows the position of points P and Q. Find the bearing of point P from point Q.

July 2005, Q17

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**5. Diagram 9 shows three points, K, L and M
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on a Nov 2007, Q16 7. Diagram 10 shows three points, P,Q and R, on a horizontal plane. horizontal plane.

Q

R 260

P

It is given that Q lies due north of P and the bearing of R from Q is 0750. Find the bearing of P from R. A. 049o B. 101o C. 229o D. 281o Jun 2007, Q18 8. In Diagram 11, P,Q and R are three points on a horizontal plane such that PR=RQ=QP.

The bearing of L from K is 250o and ∠LKM = 120o. Find the bearing of M from K. A. 040o B. 050o C. 130o D. 140o Nov 2006, Q17

**6. Points M and N lie on a horizontal plane.
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The bearing of M from N is 060o. Which of the following diagrams shows the positions of M and N? A. B.

R

P Q

Given that Q is due east of P, Find the bearing of Q from R. A. 330o B. 150o C. 120o D. 060o Nov 2008, Q17 9. Diagram 10 shows three points, P,Q and R, on a horizontal plane.

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P

C.

D.

Q

380

R

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It is given that P is due north of Q. Find the bearing of R from P. A. 052o B. 076o C. 104o D. 128o ANSWERS Chapter 22 Bearing 22.1 Questions According to Examination Format 1. D 2.C 3.B 4. C 5. D 6.D 7. D 8. C 9. C 10. A 11. C 12. C 13. D 14. C 15. D 16. D 17. D 18. C 19. C 20. D 21. D SPM Past Year Questions 1) 2) 3) 4) 5) 6) 7) 8) 9) 10) C C C D C A C B B A

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