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Title: Garmin: What Is GPS?
Url: http://www8.garmin.com/aboutGPS/index.html
Publisher: Garmin Corporation
Description: This resource, published by a commercial producer of GPS equipment, introduces students to the concept of Global Positioning Systems (GPS). Topics include how GPS works and how accurate it is. There is also a brief description of the satellite network that makes the system work, and some sources of error in the GPS signal.
LC Classification: Geography. Anthropology. Recreation -- Geography (General) -- Philosophy. Relation to other topics. Methodology -- Special methods -- Geographic information systems
Geography. Anthropology. Recreation -- Geography (General) -- Philosophy. Relation to other topics. Methodology -- Special methods -- Remote sensing
Geography. Anthropology. Recreation -- Geography (General) -- Tables. Distances, geographical positions, etc. -- Global Positioning System
GEM Subject: Science -- Technology
Science -- Geology
Social studies -- Geography
Key Concept: Geography -- Geographic information systems (GIS)
Geography -- Global positioning systems (GPS)
Geography -- Remote sensing
Resource Type: Instructional Materials
Reading Materials
Reference
Science Materials
Teaching Guides
Format: html
Audience: College/University Instructors
General Public
Higher Education
Secondary Education
Students
Teachers
Technical School First Cycle
Technical School Second Cycle
University First Cycle
University Second Cycle
Vocational Training
Language: English
Access Rights: Free access
Date Of Record Release: 2010-06-09 03:00:01 (W3C-DTF)
Date Last Modified: 2010-06-08 16:11:18 (W3C-DTF)
Source: DLESE  DLESE
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Resource URL Clicks: 53
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