Weekly Problem 5 - 2012
Chippy the Robot goes on journeys. How far and in what direction
must he travel to get back to his base?
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?
How does the diagram now look to a person facing North?
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.