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Surveying Solved Problems for the FS and PS Exams

UPC: 9781591264873
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ISBN-13: 9781591264873
ISBN-10: 1591264871
Author: Jan Van Sickle
Pages: 372
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Surveying Solved Problems for the FS and PS Exams 4th Edition includes more than 900 multiple-choice problems representing a broad range of topics on both the Fundamentals of Surveying (FS) and Principles and Practice of Surveying (PS) exams. Each problem provides an opportunity to apply knowledge of surveying theory and equations. The breadth of topics covered and the varied complexities of the problems allow readers to assess and strengthen problem-solving skills. Step-by-step solutions to quantitative problems demonstrate efficient problem-solving approaches. Qualitative solutions explain the correct answer and present related supportive information, such as surveying laws, regulations, and history. This book will help readers:

  • Effectively familiarize themselves with the exam topics
  • practice using the appropriate NCEES-supplied reference
  • Successfully connect relevant surveying theories to challenging problems
  • Quickly identify accurate and efficient problem-solving approaches

Topics covered include advanced and surveying mathematics; basic sciences; computer operations; geodetic and control surveys; Geographic Information Systems (GIS); Global Positioning System (GPS); hydrography; land boundary law; legal descriptions; photogrammetry; plats and mapping; project management; public land surveying system; surveying astronomy; surveying instruments and procedures; written communication. Softcover.