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How Does a GPS Work
First satellite tells you that you are 340km from Toronto
With a compass draw a circle around Toronto that represents a radius of 340km.
A second satellite tells you that you are 800km from Thunder Bay
Draw a circle around Thunder Bay that represents a radius of 800km
A third satellite tells you that you 350km from Iroquois Falls
Draw a circle around Iroquois Falls that represents a radius of 350km
Determine your location
Answer the Following:
Why use 3 satellites
Some cellphones now have GPS technology, what might you use this for?