Mathematics SSS 2 Third Term
Students should be able to;
- Solve problems on bearing
- Use the sine rule in solving problems on bearing
- Use the cosine rule in solving problems on bearing
Practical problems on bearing
A bearing measures the movement of an angle in a clockwise direction and always on the north line. The bearing of a point is the line joining the centre of the compass through the point measured in degrees in a clockwise way from the north direction. In navigation, bearings are used to express something about direction. It is also used to express in angle a particular landmark.
The three characteristics of bearings:
a. The basis of a bearing is at the.... View More
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