Year 8: Bearings
- Cassandra, Bertram Bromfield
Complete the following questions.
What is the true bearing of the Headmaster's office from the Dining room?
What is the compass bearing of the Art room from the cricket field?
Find the true bearing of the dining room to the chapel.
Michael is waiting at the staff room to talk to his teacher. He then needs to go to Dining room to get lunch. After he finishes eating he needs to go to Guidance centre. What are the compass bearings he needs to take from each location to get to the next location? Hint: What is the order of his movements?
Use this information to complete Question 5-7
What is the order of Jacobs movements after leaving the Auditorium? Write your answer in the following format: Location A: (the first place he goes after leaving the auditorium) Location B: (from location A where does he go to)
What is the true bearing and compass bearing of his first movement? Hint: Auditorium to location A
What is the true bearing and compass bearing of his second movement? Hint: Location A to B
Use this information to complete Question 8-9
Use the Applet below to create Sarah's Route
What is the order of Sarah's movements from the Art room, if she wants to go to all the locations in the shortest distance.
What are the true bearings for the route that Sarah is taking? Hint: 1. Start to Location 1 2. Location 1 to 2 etc.
Write two questions that would test someone's understanding of true and compass bearings. You can incorporate the school map into your questions. For your questions write the correct answer