Test your declination knowledge Quiz Statistics and Answer Key

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You are located at 10 degrees E declination. The map has you travelling at 100 degrees. What should your compass say?
The correct answer is "90 degrees"

You're at 20 degrees W declination. The map gives you a bearing of 215 degrees. What is your magentic bearing?
The correct answer is "235 degrees"

You are hiking at the agonic line, what is your declination value?
The correct answer is "0 degrees"

You're at 10 degrees W declination. You take a bearing on your compass of 180 degrees. What is the True N bearing?
The correct answer is "170 degrees"

You're at 15 degees E declination. Convert your magentic bearing of 170 degrees to a true north bearing.
The correct answer is "185 degrees"

You're at 12 degrees W declination. Convert your map bearing of 155 degrees to a compass bearing.
The correct answer is "167 degrees"