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# Over the Pole

This problem affirms the idea that great circle distances on a sphere are the shortest distances. It prepares the way for more complicated calculations of distances between any two places on the globe.

See Flight Path.

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Age 16 to 18

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This problem affirms the idea that great circle distances on a sphere are the shortest distances. It prepares the way for more complicated calculations of distances between any two places on the globe.

See Flight Path.