Chapter 3. Geometry

  1. Stephen V. Estopinal

Published Online: 22 DEC 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470432778.ch3

A Guide to Understanding Land Surveys, Third Edition

A Guide to Understanding Land Surveys, Third Edition

How to Cite

Estopinal, S. V. (2008) Geometry, in A Guide to Understanding Land Surveys, Third Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470432778.ch3

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 22 DEC 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470230589

Online ISBN: 9780470432778

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Keywords:

  • plane geometry;
  • continuum;
  • line segment;
  • angles;
  • land point

Summary

The prelims comprise:

  • PLANE GEOMETRY

  • LAND POINT

  • LAND LINE

  • STRAIGHT LAND LINE

  • PLUMB LINE

  • LEVEL

  • LAND DISTANCES

  • ELEVATION

  • LAND AREA

  • HORIZONTAL ANGLES

  • VERTICAL ANGLES

  • DEGREES, MINUTES, AND SECONDS

  • MAPS OR PLATS