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Weekly Problem 34 - 2013

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Weekly Problem 33 - 2009

In a village the pub, church and school are at different lengths and bearings from each other. What is the bearing of the school from the church?

Weekly Problem 5 - 2012

Stage: 2 and 3 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:1

In Worcestershire, Wyre Piddle is 12km south of the village of North Piddle and Abbotts Morton is 12km east of North Piddle.

What is the direction of Abbotts Morton from Wyre Piddle?

If you liked this problem, here is an NRICH task which challenges you to use similar mathematical ideas.

This problem is taken from the UKMT Mathematical Challenges.

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