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Lesson 1 - Bearings

In this resource students are asked to calculate the bearings and distances a ship will need to travel in order to complete a voyage from Cairns to Brisbane via a number of sample sites.

To complete the task, students need to measure bearings, distances on a map and use the scale provided to convert to kilometres.

The materials contain a detailed presentation and student worksheet.

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