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Reduced Bearing. Main Menu. Direction Compass Points Reduced Bearing. 1. Direction. If we want to indicate the position of an object precisely, we need to indicate the direction of the object. 2. Compass Points. N. E. W. (Mouseover or hot spot) N: North E: East S: South W: West. S.

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### Reduced Bearing

• Direction
• Compass Points
• Reduced Bearing
1. Direction
• If we want to indicate the position of an object precisely, we need to indicate the direction of the object.
2. Compass Points

N

E

W

(Mouseover or hot spot)

N: North

E: East

S: South

W: West

S

3. Reduced Bearing

In the reduced bearing, directions are measured from the north or the south. It is expressed as NxE, NxW, SxE and SxW, where 0< x < 90.

N

W

E

S

3. Reduced Bearing

Take O as the observation point. Drag NxE, NxW, SxE and SxW to the appropriate boxes in the figure below.

N

NxE

NxW

E

W

O

SxE

SxW

S

A simple map is given. Select two points on the map. A line drawn between these two points and the angle will be shown. Students are required to input the reduced bearing from a point to another point.

(or use this map)

Please tell the directions of Airport and Stanley from Victoria Peak.