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5 DISADVANTAGES OF RESEARCH

5 DISADVANTAGES OF RESEARCH

Research is the scientific and systematic way for searching in-depth information about certain geographical or social phenomena to reach a conclusion. In other words, Research Is the careful collection of data/information based on a problem, analyzing the data and making conclusion out of those collected. Or Research is a scientific and systematic process of collecting, …

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5 DISADVANTAGES OF SIMPLE CHAIN SURVEY

5 DISADVANTAGES OF SIMPLE CHAIN SURVEY

A chain survey is a simple land survey that deals with measuring and recording a series of linear distances on the ground by using a chain or a tape measure. The chain survey is the simplest method of surveying. In this survey, only measurements are taken in the field, and the rest work, such as …

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8 ADVANTAGES AND 9 DISADVANTAGES OF THE PIE CHART

8 ADVANTAGES AND 9 DISADVANTAGES OF THE PIE CHART

A pie chart or circle chart is a circular statistical chart graph, which is divided into slices to illustrate numerical proportions. While it is named for its resemblances to a pie which have been sliced, there is a variation in the way it can be presented. Advantages of pie chart: display relative proportions of multiple …

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5 ADVANTAGES OF OBSERVATION AS A DATA COLLECTION TOOL IN RESEARCH

5 ADVANTAGES OF OBSERVATION AS A DATA COLLECTION TOOL IN RESEARCH

what is observation in research? Observation is the active acquisition of information from a primary source. In living beings, observation employs the senses. In science, observation can also involve the recording of data via the use of instruments. The term may also refer to any data collected during the scientific activity. Observations can be qualitative, …

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3 CONCEPTS OF NORTH IN MAP READING

3 CONCEPTS OF NORTH IN MAP READING

North is geographically defined as a zero degree bearing. In geography there are three types of north True north This is the position of the geographical north pole. all longitudes meets at true north. It is usually represented by a star on the sign of the topographical map Magnetic north This is the direction to …

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HOW TO DETERMINE THE POSITION OF PLACE IN A MAP USING BEARING AND DISTANCE

HOW TO DETERMINE THE POSITION OF PLACE IN A MAP USING BEARING AND DISTANCE

Bearing is the expression of direction using degree of an angle. the following are procedure to be followed when determining position of the place by bearing and distance  when you asked to determine a position of A from B Obtain the map needed Consider the points A and B and identify the distance needed Measure …

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